Name: Miguel Batista Junior

Qualification: PhD

Country: Brazil

Affiliation:

University of Mogi das Cruzes.

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Address:

Av. Dr. Cândido Xavier de Almeida Souza, 
200 - Centro CÃvico, 
Mogi das Cruzes - SP, 08780-911.

Research Interests:

  • Adipose tissue biology
  • Tissue remodeling
  • Inflammation
  • Cancer cachexia
  • Aging

Biography:

  • Ph.D. in Cellular and Tissue Biology (2007) on the Institute of Biomedical Science I, University of São Paulo.
  • He has currently associated researcher with the group of Metabolism and Cancer of ICB I / USP.
  • The research subject is morphological and functional alterations of adipose tissue in different situations, such as exercise and physical training, as well as in diseases such as cancer cachexia.
  • In this context, we studied the possible anti-inflammatory effects on immune cells and adipose tissue and thus operate on the following subjects: adipose tissue, cytokines, cachexia associated with cancer, immune system and exercise.