RESEARCH

Biology of Biomaterials

Laser bio-effects and therapeutic ultrasound and biocompatibility of materials in cell culture and in vivo systems, with special focus in tissue repair.
Professors:
Alfredo Miranda de Góes
Anderson José Ferreira
Gregory Thomas Kitten
José Dias Corrêa Júnior
Rodolfo Cordeiro Giunchetti
Rodrigo Ribeiro Resende

Biology of Reproduction

Morphofunctional, physiological and molecular analysis of the genital system; Toxicology, nutrition and reproductive environmental effects; Biotechnologies applied to the reproduction of vertebrates.
Professors:
Cleida Aparecida de Oliveira
Elizete Rizzo Bazzoli
Fernanda Radicchi Campos Lobato de Almeida
Hélio Chiarini-Garcia
Luiz Renato de França
Nilo Bazzoli

Biology of the Inflammatory Processes

Study of Immunobiology and Immunology in physiological and pathological processes; Psychoneuroimmunology;
Professors:
Aristóbolo Mendes da Silva
Cláudia Rocha Carvalho
Gleydes Gambogi Parreira
Gustavo Batista de Menezes
Juliana de Assis Silva Gomes Estanislau
Lucíola da Silva Barcelos
Rodolfo Cordeiro Giunchetti
Rossana Correa Netto de Melo
Vanessa Pinho da Silva
Walderez Ornelas Dutra

Biotechnology applied to human and animal health

Development and testing of new products, as well as biomarkers and diagnostic tests, with application in non-infectious diseases, infectious-parasitic and parasitic infestations of medical and veterinary interest.
Professors:
Alfredo Miranda de Góes
Lucíola da Silva Barcelos
Rodolfo Cordeiro Giunchetti
Rodrigo Ribeiro Resende

Cell Biology of Host-Parasite Interaction

Histological, ultrastructural, biomolecular and cellular signaling aspects of parasite interactions with host cells and tissues.
Professors:
Aristóbolo Mendes da Silva
Débora d Ávila Reis
José Dias Corrêa Júnior
Juliana de Assis Silva Gomes Estanislau
Luciana de Oliveira Andrade
Rodolfo Cordeiro Giunchetti
Rodrigo Ribeiro Resende
Rossana Correa Netto de Melo
Walderez Ornelas Dutra

Cellular and Structural Biology

Comparative study of cells, organs and systems; Interaction between xenobiotics and different biological models.
Professors:
Cleida Aparecida de Oliveira
Elizete Rizzo Bazzoli
Fernanda Radicchi Campos Lobato de Almeida
Gleydes Gambogi Parreira
Gregory Thomas Kitten
Hélio Chiarini-Garcia
José Dias Corrêa Júnior
Luciana de Oliveira Andrade
Nilo Bazzoli
Rossana Correa Netto de Melo

Development and Regenerative Biology

Morphological, immunocytochemical and biochemical study, during the development or regeneration of different structures and organs, in physiological and pathological processes
Professors:
Cláudia Rocha Carvalho
Elizete Rizzo Bazzoli
Erika Cristina Jorge
Gregory Thomas Kitten
José Dias Corrêa Júnior
Lucíola da Silva Barcelos
Nilo Bazzoli
Rodrigo Ribeiro Resende

Inclusive Education in Sciences

Development of opportunities for the care of children and adults with educational needs.
Professors:
Débora d Ávila Reis
Rodrigo Ribeiro Resende

Neuronal and Muscular Biology

Cell biology of the nervous system and Neurotransmission in physiological and pathological conditions; Neurological and muscular alterations in neurodegenerative diseases
Professors:
Anderson José Ferreira
Cristina Guatimosim Fonseca
Erika Cristina Jorge
Luciana de Oliveira Andrade
Rodrigo Ribeiro Resende

Oral Biology

Study of the mechanisms responsible for the morphofunctional alterations in teeth and supporting tissues; Odontogenesis in different experimental models, Oral tissue regeneration and repais
Professors:
Anderson José Ferreira
Erika Cristina Jorge
Gregory Thomas Kitten
Walderez Ornelas Dutra

Stem Cell Biology

Morphofunctional studies with stem cells and signaling pathways for tissue-specific differentiation and application in reparative medicine
Professors:
Alfredo Miranda de Góes
Erika Cristina Jorge
Fernanda Radicchi Campos Lobato de Almeida
Hélio Chiarini-Garcia
Rodolfo Cordeiro Giunchetti
Rodrigo Ribeiro Resende

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Professors:
Débora d Ávila Reis

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