Dr. Raimundo Fernandes de Araújo Júnior

Assistant Professor


  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Immunoflourescence
  • Flow cytometry
  • Western blot


Professor Raimundo Fernandes de Araújo Júnior has been working since 2006 like Professor and researcher in Department of Morphology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte. He is leader of research group in " morphologic alterations, pharmacological modulators and nanomedicine" and has PhD in Health Science by Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (2002-2005) and Postdoctoral in area of Experimental oncology by medicine Faculty of the University São Paulo, SP, Brasil (2008-2010). His area to study is the biological application of the pharmaceutical drugs associated to the nanoparticles like lactic-co-glycolic acid (PLGA) and Gold nanoparticles in experimental models of inflammation and cancer observing signalling pathways (apoptosis, Inflammation-induced cancer and cell resistance to the drug).


Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum
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