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Sandra Morais Cardoso


Sandra Morais Cardoso is an Assistant Professor at Faculty of Medicine and is the leader of the group of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease at the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology of the University of Coimbra, Portugal. Since 2006, she started her independent research and found that mitochondrial impairment causes the loss of microtubule function, culminating in microtubule depolymerization that enhances protein aggregation, via autophagic-lysosomal pathway alteration.

Cell Biology Metabolic Sciences Neurology Neuroscience

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Assistant Professor

Faculty of Medicine
University of Coimbra, Portugal

Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology


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