Alexandra holds a BSc in psychology with continued studies in neuroscience and pharmacology. She also holds an interdisciplinary Med. licentiate merging the fields of neuropharmacology, psychiatry and immunology. Her previous research focused on interaction between the immune- and neurotransmitter systems regarding psychotic disorders.
Researchers have found that the activity of a protein, called heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90), is elevated in lung cells of patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). They also identified ... Read more
New genetic markers have been found for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to a large research study, which included more than 15,000 COPD patients. Some of the risk genes for COPD were ... Read more
ProMetic Life Science’s fibrosis-targeting investigational drug PBI-4050 improved pulmonary hypertension (PH), lung remodeling and right ventricular function in mice with heart failure. PBI-4050 also decreased biomarkers for heart disease in patients with ... Read more