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Felipe (FA) Vieira Braga


BSc in Pharmacy (Teresina-BR), MSc Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (Nijmegen, the Netherlands)

Research interests

T cell and natural killer cell’s biology.
My research is focused on HOBIT, a transcription factor identified by our group which is a homologue of BLIMP-1. We are trying to identify the biological functions of HOBIT both in mice and men.

  • Cell Culture
  • Confocal microscopy
  • Western Blott
  • Animal Models
  • Migration essays
  • qPCR
  • Flow Cytometry
2011-present PhD student at the Dept of Hematopoiesis, Sanquin Research, Amsterdam
2009-2011MSc degree in Molecular Mechanisms of Disease, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen
2011Traineeship at Cambridge Research Institute – CRUK, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Title: Microtubules post translational modifications in keratinocytes differentiation
2010Traineeship at the Dept of Experimental Rheumatology, Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Title: The role of bacteria in rheumatoid arthritis
2005-2007Traineeship at Medicinal Plants Centre, Teresina, Brasil
2004-2009BSc in Pharmacy, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Teresina, Brasil
Sanquin publications
Last edited on: 23 September 2013
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