Inês Martins, PhD, managing science editor —

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 and worked as a research fellow at multiple institutes. In addition to several college awards, Inês won the Pfizer Basic Research Award in 2012 for a research paper. She also has a graduate degree in data science.

Articles by Inês Martins

Ataxia Foundation Awards $50K to Study Role of Potassium Channels in Disease

The National Ataxia Foundation (NAF) announced that 20 promising ataxia studies were awarded funding for 2016, and include four Young Investigator SCA Research Awards that provide $50,000, one-year grants to young investigators who are pursuing a career in spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) research. Among the Young Investigator project winners, Giorgio Grasseli, a post-doctoral student…

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