Bruno Castro, PhD,  —

Bruno has a PhD in Chemistry from Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal. He did his undergraduate studies in Biochemistry at the Faculty of Sciences of Lisbon University, Portugal. For the past years he was as a Postdoctoral Researcher at ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain, working in the intersection between biophysical-chemistry, cell biology and immunology.

Articles by Bruno Castro

Researchers Discuss Recent Advances in Diagnostic Methods for Neurodegenerative Disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders such as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis and Huntington’s disease are central nervous system diseases characterized by the progressive loss of neuronal function and tissues. These disorders result from the inability of deteriorated and severely damaged neurons to auto-regenerate, affecting patients primarily during mid-to-late life. As world…

Answer ALS: A Revolutionary Project to Cure ALS

The launch of Answer ALS, the largest comprehensive research project to cure Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) was announced in a press release by the Johns Hopkins University’s Robert Packard Center for ALS Research in Baltimore, MD, the Cedars-Sinai…