Academic Editor

Paula I. Moreira


Paula I. Moreira is Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Medicine and Principal Investigator at the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra. Moreira published more than 100 scientific peer-reviewed articles and she is on the editorial board of over 10 journals. Paula Moreira won the Stimulus to Research prize, in 2003, supported by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and, the L’Oreal for Women in Science, in 2008, supported by L'Oreal Portugal/UNESCO/ FCT.

Cell Biology Cognitive Disorders Diabetes & Endocrinology Molecular Biology Neuroscience Toxicology

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Assistant Professor

Universidade de Coimbra
Laboratory of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine
Her research is mainly focused on the role of mitochondrial and insulin-signaling pathways in neuronal and endothelial (dys) function that occur in brain aging, Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes.

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