Concentration Area: Medical Sciences
Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases
Research line with interdisciplinary action integrating clinical research to several areas of knowledge that address metabolic and endocrine diseases, aiming at the identification of risk factors and therapeutic interventions.
It aims to produce and apply knowledge about neurodegeneration, seeking intervention on the mechanisms involved, and establishing strategies that benefit patients and promote health.
Translational Research in Human Health
Integrates researchers who work in sectors of knowledge, in the area of health sciences, aiming to transfer the knowledge produced to the application for the benefit of human health, generating opportunities for comprehensiveness and strengthening of expertise.
Concentration Area: Oncology
Genomic, Transcriptomic and Proteomic
Multidisciplinary and translational area that aims to analyze the structural and functional aspects of the human genome in the identification of genetic elements that may have medical relevance.
Identification and Development of Biomarkers
Multidisciplinary area that aims to identify and develop biomarkers, which may be used as risk factors, determinants of prognosis, indicators of therapeutic response or targets of cancer treatment.
Pathology, Clinic and Oncology Therapy
Development of projects addressing aspects of the clinical practice of the various professionals working in oncology, from diagnosis to curative treatment, and other measures aimed at improving the quality of life of patients with neoplasias.