Dora Maria Grassi Kassisse

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Cargo: Professor Doutor II

Post-Doc Metabolism Université Claude Bernard Lyon - France



  • Biomedical
  • Education and Scientific Dissemination

Research lines

  • Organization and functioning of organisms
  • Teaching

Personal presentation

graduation at Ciências Farmacêuticas from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (1986), master's at Physiology from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1990) and doctorate at Ciências Biológicas from Universidade de São Paulo (1994). Has experience in Physiology, acting on the following subjects: rats, renal, equilíbrio ácido-base, humanos and ratos.

Research activities

The Stress Study Laboratory (LABEEST) studies the stress response by quantifying stress markers as well as their effect on cardiac and metabolic responses in animal models.

Teaching activities

Teaching of Renal Physiology and Comparative Physiology. Study of Alternative Practices to Biology Teaching in the Professional Master's Program - ProfBIO

Extension activities

BIO-0081 - Mindfulness in Promoting Health and Well-Being Digital Inclusion Program at Unicamp

Selected Publications

Borghi, F.; Morais, C. L.; Silva, C.; Da Silva, P. C.; Ishizu, L. Y.; Costa, G. T.; Grassi-kassisse, D M; A new perspective of lactatogenesis by isolated adipocytes. MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR ENDOCRINOLOGY, v.498, p. 110560-110563, 2019 [ doi:10.1016/j.mce.2019.110560 ]

Borghi, Filipy; Silva, Carolina; Da Silva, Priscila Cristina; Ferrucci, Danilo Lopes; Morais, Camila Lidiane; Conceição-vertamatti, Ana Gabriela; Carvalho, Hernandes Faustino; Fonseca, Matheus De Castro; Vieira, André Schwambach; grassi-kassisse, Dora maria; The influence of hypertensive environment on adipose tissue remodeling measured by fluorescence lifetime imaging in spontaneously hypertensive rats. MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR ENDOCRINOLOGY, v.506, p. 110758-110759, 2020 [ doi:10.1016/j.mce.2020.110758 ]

Borghi, Filipy; Rocha-teles, Camila Maiara; Mcfadden, Samantha Kenney; Da Silva, Priscila Cristina; Souza, Aglecio Luiz; grassi-kassisse, Dora maria; The influence of the academic exams routine on the perceived stress, resilience and salivary cortisol in Brazilian pharmacy undergraduate students. PERSONALITY AND INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES, v.179, p. 110928-, 2021 [ doi:10.1016/j.paid.2021.110928 ]

Borghi, F.; Sevá-pessôa, B.; grassi-kassisse, D. M.; The adipose tissue and the involvement of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system in cardiometabolic syndrome. CELL AND TISSUE RESEARCH, v.366, p. 543-548, 2016 [ doi:10.1007/s00441-016-2515-6 ]