Diego Pinheiro Aguiar

Diego Pinheiro Aguiar
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro,Brazil.


I have a degree in Biological Sciences from the Catholic University Santa Ursula (2004), Master of Morphological Sciences at UFRJ (2008), PhD from the Universite Paris XI (2012). Develop research projects aimed at creating new strategies for the treatment of orthopedic injuries. As a researcher my goal is to structure a research center focused on regenerative medicine. For this, I have guided students, organized postgraduate courses in the area and obtained financing for the development of research. I am a teacher and mentor of the professional master?s degree in applied sciences to the musculoskeletal system of the National Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics (INTO). I have experience in the area of Morphology, Embryology, Embryonic Microsurgery, Histology, cell biology, signaling pathways (FGF, BMP and Wnt) and genetics.

Research Interest

Stem Cell Cultivation Strategies Differentiation of Mesenchymal Derivatives and Regenerative Medicine.