Prof. Leonardo Palmieri, PhD

Adjunct Professor (UFRJ)

    Prof. Palmieri (BSc Biological Sciences 2003, PhD Biological Chemistry 2009) has a solid background in protein crystallography, biological NMR, SAXS, spectroscopic techniques and current biochemistry, molecular biology and biophysics.

    His main research interest is focused on biological and medicinal chemistry in degenerative diseases, such as transthyretin-related amyloidosis and beta-secretase involvement in Alzheimer.