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bachelor's at Biomedicina from Centro Universitário de Araraquara (2003) and master's at Ciências (Física Biomolecular) from Instituto de Física de São Carlos - Unviversidade de São Paulo (2007). Has experience in Pharmacy, acting on the following subjects: hiv, qsar and protease. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
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|Neglected diseases continue to require attention despite progress|
Chagas disease is a neglected tropical disease that reaches millions of people, especially in Latin America, where it is endemic. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative (DNDi), Chagas disease occupies a position of high priority in their programs of research and development of new drugs. The available drugs are extremely limited ...
Chagas disease and leishmaniasis are infectious diseases caused by protozoan parasites of the genus Trypanosoma and Leishmania, respectively. Chagas disease is endemic in Latin America, affecting approximately 8 million people. Nearly 10,000 deaths occur each year as result of the clinical consequences of the disease. Leishmaniasis occurs in 98 countries and approximately 1.3 million ne...
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(References retrieved automatically from State of São Paulo Research Institutions)
FERREIRA, Leonardo Luiz Gomes. Identificação de novos inibidores da enzima aldolase de Trypanosoma brucei. Tese (Doutorado) - Instituto de Física de São Carlos. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Carlos. (08/10727-7)