Bruno has a PhD in Chemistry from Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal. He did his undergraduate studies in Biochemistry at the Faculty of Sciences of Lisbon University, Portugal. For the past years he was as a Postdoctoral Researcher at ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain, working in the intersection between biophysical-chemistry, cell biology and immunology.
Post-hoc analysis of the TONADO and OTEMTO trials of the 15,000-patient phase III Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) clinical trial TOviTO assessing Boehringer Ingelheim‘s STIOLTO RESPIMAT’s efficacy and safety in COPD were ... Read more
The immune system has safeguarding mechanisms that identify and degrade harmful cells and cellular debris. Patrolling monocytes, a subpopulation of circulating white blood cells, is one type of immune cell serving ... Read more
In a recent study, Canadian and U.S. scientists investigated the effects of Pseudomonas aeruginosa lasR mutations on inflammatory responses in an epithelial cell line, mice and CF patients. Their study, ... Read more
Gastric cancer is the third most frequent cause of cancer-related death in the world, mostly affecting elderly people. Treating this disease is still difficult, since most patients are diagnosed ... Read more
Researchers from Texas A&M University recently published novel insights about the principles underlying tissue scarring and wound healing in a recent paper entitled “TNF-α–stimulated fibroblasts secrete lumican to promote fibrocyte differentiation”, published ... Read more
A recent review paper entitled “Optimising inhaled mannitol for cystic fibrosis in an adult population” published in the Breathe journal, discusses the advantages of mannitol inhalation in Cystic Fibrosis ... Read more