Carmen Veríssima Ferreira

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Cargo: Professor Associado II

Pós doutorado, Amsterdam University



  • Biomedical

Research lines

  • Bioenergetics, metabolism and signal transduction

Personal presentation

graduation at Farmacia from Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto (1992), master's at Biochemistry from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1995) and doctorate at Biochemistry from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (1999). Has experience in Biochemistry, focusing on Biochemistry, acting on the following subjects: fosfatases ácidas, ptp, hl60, fosfatases acidas and citotoxicidade.

Selected Publications

ferreira, C. V.; Granjeiro, J. M.; Taga, E. M.; Aoyama, H.; Soybean seeds acid phosphatases. Unsual optimum temperature and thermal stability studies.. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications (Print), v.242, p. 282-286, 1998 [ doi:10.1006/bbrc.1997.7954 ]

ferreira, C. V.; Bos, C. L.; Versteeg, H. H.; Justo, G. Z.; Durán, N.; Peppelenbosch M.P.; Molecular Mechanism of Violacein-Mediated Human Leukemia Cell Death. Blood (Philadelphia, PA), v.104, p. 1459-1464, 2004 [ doi:10.1182/blood-2004-02-0594 ]

Souza, A. C. S.; Kodach, L.; Gadelha, F. R.; Bos, C. L.; Cavagis, A. D. M.; Aoyama, H.; Peppelenbosch M.P.; ferreira, C. V.; A promising action of riboflavin as a mediator of leukaemia cell death. Apoptosis (London), v.11, p. 1761-1771, 2006 [ doi:10.1007/s10495-006-9549-2 ]

Souza, A. C. S.; Azoubel, S.; Queiroz Kcs; Peppelenbosch M.P.; ferreira, C. V.; From immune response to cancer: a spot on the Low Molecular Weight Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences (Printed ed.), v.66, p. 1140-1153, 2009 [ doi:10.1007/s00018-008-8501-8 ]

Queiroz Kcs; Ruela De Sousa, R. R; Fuhler, G. M.; ferreira, C. V.; Peppelenbosch M.P.; Spek, A. C.; Hedgehog signaling maintains chemoresistance in myeloid leukemic cells. Oncogene (Basingstoke), v.29, p. 6314-6322, 2010 [ doi:10.1038/onc.2010.375 ]