Natalia Oliveira de Lima

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is one of the most common adult-onset motor neuron disease causing a progressive, rapid and irreversible degeneration of motor neurons in the cortex, brain stem and spinal cord. No effective treatment is available and cell therapy clinical trials are currently being tested in ALS affected patients. It is well known that(More)
Gracilaria tenuistipitata is a red macroalga often found in intertidal environments, where it is frequently under drought stress due to tidal water scarcity. In order to be able to study the molecular mechanisms involved in G. tenuistipitata resistance to dehydration, we have done a dehydration assay, tested different RNA extraction protocols, and selected(More)
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