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“We study key enzymes linked to human health, plant diseases and biotechnology”
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PREP, TOP and viral proteases.
ACE-1, Cathepsins and Malaria projects.
Proteases and new peptides that regulates angiogenesis.
Involved in the research projects on angiogenesis and malaria.
Helps all scientifc projetcs of the Lab.
Responsible for the Gold Nano Particles project. Involved in the projects on TOP and Cathepsins.
Studies the cell signaling cascade involved in cell differentiation.
Involved in the research projects on malaria.
Works in the cloning and characterization of Diaphorina citri cathepsins, for use as molecular targets in combating the insect, vector of Huanglongbing disease.
Studies the influence of PREP and PREPL on the alpha-synuclein aggregation.
Works on the development of the in cell high trought put screening methods for intracellular protease inhibitors.
Works on the development of allosteric inhibitors for NS2-NS3 protease from Zika Virus
Correlation of the malignancy of leukemia cells with the activity and expression of peptidases.
Studies HPV infected cells aiming to better understand the relationship among the resultant oxidative stress with TOP activity and the MHC class I expression.