Profile: Paulo Saldiva | 20.10.2016


Pathologist Paulo Saldiva began studying the harmful effects of urban pollution on health 30 years ago. In this profile, he comments on São Paulo city’s effects on its residents’ life quality.

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Transgenic sugarcane is resistant to its main pest
Balloons can help bring connectivity and vigilance to remote areas
Experiment reproduces phenomenon which may occur near black holes
The challenges in diagnosing and treating genetic sexual disorders
The importance of communication to bring science closer to the public
How fungi use chemistry to shine in the darkness of the forest
3D cell cultures help further understanding on organs and tissues
A survey shows the impact of scientific production in São Paulo State
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The attempt to identify missing persons from remains from a clandestine grave
Technique offers a reward every time a drug addict displays desirable behavior
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Researchers study how Xylella fastidiosa bacteria assemble into biofilms
A team of researchers work on an archaeological site at Lapa do Santo