Cristina Ribas Furstenau

Cristina Ribas Furstenau
Institute of Genetics and Biochemistry, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Brazil


PhD in Biological Sciences Biochemistry from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (2010)Brazil with an internship period in Québec Canadá (between 2008 and 2009) at Université Laval. Post-doctoral fellow at Universidade de São Paulo (2013) Brazil Currently is adjunct professsor at Universidade Federal de Uberlândia Brazil ministering courses to undergraduate and graduate students.

Research Interest

Areas of interest include Biochemistry and Enzimology especially the study of purinergic signaling in the vascular system in the context of arterial hypertension.