Joana brings more than 8 years of academic research and experience as well as Scientific writing and editing to her role as a Science and Research writer. She also served as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology in Coimbra, Portugal, where she also received her PhD in Health Science and Technologies, with a specialty in Molecular and Cellular Biology.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted rare pediatric disease designation to IMR-687, Imara’s drug candidate for the treatment of sickle cell disease (SCD). The investigational therapy has also ... Read more
Molecules present in the extract of papaya, pigeon peas and artar roots could help manage symptoms of sickle cell disease (SCD), according to a new study. “Potential Of Three Ethnomedicinal ... Read more
Researchers have developed a new protein that can be controlled by a drug and allow the induction of controlled, specific DNA alterations in living cells, without unwanted side-effects. Such developments are a ... Read more