Marta Figueiredo, Managing Science Editor —

Marta holds a biology degree, a master’s in evolutionary and developmental biology, and a PhD in biomedical sciences from the University of Lisbon, Portugal. She was awarded a research scholarship and a PhD scholarship, and her research focused on the role of several signaling pathways in thymus and parathyroid glands embryonic development. She also previously worked as an assistant professor of an annual one-week embryology course at the University of Lisbon’s Faculty of Medicine.

Articles by Marta Figueiredo

Multidisciplinary Approach Key for XLH, Experts Say in Webinar

A multidisciplinary approach based on pediatrics, orthopedics, and functional therapy specialties is crucial for managing and treating children and adults living with X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH), experts emphasized on a recent webinar hosted by the European Pediatric Orthopedic Society (EPOS). In the webinar, “8th EPOS Webinar…