Ana is a molecular biologist enthusiastic about innovation and communication. In her role as a science writer she wishes to bring the advances in medical science and technology closer to the public, particularly to those most in need of them. Ana holds a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, during which she focused her research on molecular biology, epigenetics and infectious diseases.
Pliant Therapeutics is starting a multi-year research collaboration with Cleveland Clinic to speed the discovery of new druggable targets for gastrointestinal fibrosis, a common gut complication in patients with ... Read more
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