Margarida graduated with a BS in Health Sciences from the University of Lisbon and a MSc in Biotechnology from Instituto Superior Técnico (IST-UL). She worked as a molecular biologist research associate at a Cambridge UK-based biotech company that discovers and develops therapeutic, fully human monoclonal antibodies.
Researchers investigating a potential causal relationship between asbestos exposure and peritoneal mesothelioma reviewed published data — clinical, epidemiological, and experimental — on the ... Read more
Researchers at the University of Leicester Hospitals analysed the efficacy in elderly patients of extended pleurectomy decortication (EPD), the preferred surgical procedure to treat malignant ... Read more
A case study of asbestos exposure in a worker at a small furniture factory in Italy, who died of pleural malignant mesothelioma, highlights the importance of ... Read more