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kidney ageing, environmental pollution, innate immunity, metabolism.

Research interests

Environmental pollutants and the premature ageing of the kidney 

Ultrafine particles during early life and kidney development

Immunometabolic mechanisms of renal injury and repair

healthy renal ageing: mechanisms and therapeutics


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

External positions

visiting scientist, University of São Paulo Medical School

1 Jan 2020 → …


  • RJ101 Child Health. Child health services
  • RB Pathology
  • RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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