Inês holds a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, where she specialized in blood vessel biology, blood stem cells, and cancer. Before that, she studied Cell and Molecular Biology at Universidade Nova de Lisboa and worked as a research fellow at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologias and Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência.
An exercise intervention program can improve bone health in children with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) and potentially lower the risk of osteoporosis later in life, a six-month clinical trial shows. While improvements ... Read more
Children with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) have abnormally high blood levels of certain inflammatory molecules, which is significantly associated with behavioral traits and symptoms of the condition, a recent study ... Read more
Central adrenal insufficiency, a deficiency in cortisol levels due to problems in the pituitary or hypothalamus, is rare in people with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), affecting 1.2% of patients, a study ... Read more
This May, the Foundation for Prader-Willi Research (FPWR) is mobilizing people around the world affected by Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) to raise awareness about the disease and host fundraising activities to ... Read more
Millendo Therapeutics‘ treatment candidate livoletide failed to significantly reduce hunger and improve food-related behaviors in people with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) who are taking part in the pivotal ZEPHYR Phase ... Read more