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Class of 1997
Name
Cunha, Luís Filipe
E-Mail
lfcunha@gmail.com
Master Degree
Biology
About the PhD
Field of Research
Biochemistry, Structural biology, Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Thesis Title
NMR Solution Structure and Reaction Mechanism of Uroporphyrinogen Synthase
Supervisor(s)
Robert Desnick, PhD, MD (NYU) and Graça Porto, MD, PhD (ICBAS)
Co-Supervisor(s)
Graca Porto, PhD, MD
University
University of Porto
Laboratory
Robert Desnick (Mount Sinai school of Medicine of the New York University)
City
New York, NY
Country
USA
Date of Thesis Defence
2008-05-23
After the PhD (Current Situation)
Position
Postdoctoral Fellow
Project
Structural Studies of the receptor tyrosine kinase, MuSK.
Institution
New York University School of Medicine
City
New York, NY
Country
USA

Relevant Publications
Human uroporphyrinogen III synthase: NMR-based mapping of the active site
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Acute intermittent porphyria: novel missense mutations in the human hydroxymethylbilane synthase gene.
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Congenital erythropoietic porphyria: identification and expression of eight novel mutations in the uroporphyrinogen III synthase gene
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INSTITUTIONS INVOLVED
Program financially supported by
the National Foundation for
Science and Technology