Emer S. Ferro

University of São Paulo
Emer S. Ferro is a pharmacist, Ph.D. in Molecular Biology at Paulista Medical School (1993), and subsequently was Reserarch Associated at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and after that at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, both in New York, USA, and a pos-doc at Department of Physiology from Biomedical Science Institute from University of Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil. Currently, is a Full Professor at Pharmacology Department, ICB/USP, and head of the Intracellular Peptides Laboratory. His scientific research on biology and function of intracellular peptides is focused in new drug discovery and characterization.