Catarina holds a PhD in Immunology. During her thesis she studied the homeostasis of T cells. She later worked as a Post-doc at Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the identification and cloning of T cell receptors for cancer immunotherapy. She is currently running the Translational Cytometry Unit at the Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology and I3s.
A recent study suggested that vascular stiffening induces the development of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). The findings were described in the article, “Distal vessel stiffening in an early and pivotal mechanobiological ... Read more