Marta Figueiredo, PhD, managing science editor —

Marta holds a biology degree, a master’s in evolutionary and developmental biology, and a PhD in biomedical sciences from the University of Lisbon, Portugal. She was awarded a research scholarship and a PhD scholarship, and her research focused on the role of several signaling pathways in thymus and parathyroid glands embryonic development. She also previously worked as an assistant professor of an annual one-week embryology course at the University of Lisbon’s Faculty of Medicine.

Articles by Marta Figueiredo

Soliris Treatment is Safe in aHUS Patients, Registry Study Reports

Soliris (eculizumab) treatment shows a long-term positive benefit-risk profile in both adult and pediatric patients with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS), a registry study reports. The study, “Eculizumab Safety: 5-Year Experience from the Global aHUS Registry,” was published in the journal Kidney International Reports. Soliris, an engineered…