Angela Regina Piovesan

Posição: Graduated - present collaboration

Email: angela.piovesan@ufrgs.br

Vínculo Profissional:

Post-doctoral fellow (PNPD-PPGBCM, UFRGS)

Linhas de Pesquisa:
Microbial Ureases as Virulence factors
Neurotoxicity of ureases and derived peptides
Neurotoxins, neuroinflamation e neurodegenerative diseases
Ureases - non-catalytic properties
Ureases – structural aspects

Formação Acadêmica:

Academic Degree:
B.Sc. Biology (2007, UFRGS)
Cellular and Molecular Biology (2009, UFRGS) – supervisor Célia Carlini
Cellular and Molecular Biology (2013, UFRGS) – supervisor Célia Carlini/Jean-Louis Schwartz
Post-doctoral training (2013-2018) – supervisor Célia Carlini


– Studies on the ion channel activity of jaburetox and ureases

– Evaluation of the neurotoxicity of ureases in cultures of rat hippocampus neurons and characterization of their mode of action

Currículo: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3863100857185737

Vida no Laboratório:

Split Ph.D. at University of Montreal, Canada, with Dr. Jean-Louis Schwartz (2011)


Publications (after graduation)

Kappaun, K.; Piovesan, A.R.; CARLINI, C.R.; Ligabue-Braun, R.  Ureases: Historical Aspects, Catalytic and Non-Catalytic Properties – A Review. Journal of Advanced Research., v. 13, p.3 – 17, 2018.

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