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Luísa Ferreira
Luísa Ferreira graduated in Anatomical Pathology in 2009 and holds a Masters in Biochemistry in Health from Allied Health School of Porto. She was invited for assistant professor at the same faculty during her masters. In 2010, Luisa joined Maiato's lab, where she was responsible for the anatomical and histopathological description of a knockout mouse model. In 2011, Luisa started her PhD under Maiato's supervision and is currently involved in two scientific projects. She is mainly interested in understanding the tubulin modifications and their impact over mitotic fidelity.

Selected Publications

Ferreira L.T., Figueiredo A.C., Orr B., Lopes D., Maiato H.,
Dissecting the role of the tubulin code in mitosis. Methods in Cell Biology144:33-74, 2018. [Book Series: Book Chapter] [CI: 4] [IF: 1,7]
DOI: 10.1016/bs.mcb.2018.03.040 SCOPUS: 85047212865.