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Graduation in Biological Sciences from the Institute of Biosciences, Letters and Exact Sciences, IBILCE (2008) and doctorate and PhD in Cell Biology and Structural the State University of Campinas (2013). Experience in Morphology and Cell Biology with emphasis in Biology of Reproduction, acting on the following topics: Carcinogenesis and experimental models, prostate and extracellular matrix. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Prostate cancer is an endocrine related disease driven by androgens, consequently androgen deprivation has been used as the main treatment for significant reduction of these tumors. The antiandrogen abiraterone acetate, a CYP17 inhibitor has been used to treat advanced stages of the disease. However its use can trigger drug resistance mechanisms requiring additional treatments to contro...
One of the recognized deficiencies in prostate cancer research is the lack of model systems that allow the investigation of pathological, biochemical and genetic factors of this disease. The gerbil Meriones unguiculatus has enabled the assessment of progression of prostatic lesions from benign to malignant invasive stage after relatively short period of treatment with the carcinogen N-m...
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