Patricia Inácio, PhD, science writer —

Patricia holds her PhD in cell biology from the University Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, and has served as an author on several research projects and fellowships, as well as major grant applications for European agencies. She also served as a PhD student research assistant in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Columbia University, New York, for which she was awarded a Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) fellowship.

Articles by Patricia Inácio

THBD gene mutations don’t predispose people to aHUS: Study

Mutations in the THBD gene — previously suggested to predispose people to atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome (aHUS) — might not make any significant contribution to the disease’s development and its severity, according to a small Spanish study. The mutations were found in Spanish aHUS patients at similar frequencies to…