Artur Augusto Paiva

Unidade de Gestão Operacional de Citometria/Serviço de Patologia Clínica

Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra

Artur Paiva
Associate Professor / Head of Flow Cytometry Unit

Artur Paiva is the head of Flow Cytometry Unit from Clinical Pathology Service and Associate Professor in Coimbra Health School. He received his Pharmaceutical degree from Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Coimbra and his Ph.D. from Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra, Portugal.

His domains of specialization are in the fields of the diagnosis, prognosis and minimal residual detection in haematological malignancies; primary immunodeficiencies diagnosis; evaluation of cellular immune responses; and immunophenotypic and functional characterization of CD34+ cells and mesenchymal stem cells. He also has expertise in Flow Cytometry.

Artur Paiva has more than 100 published articles and his recent research activities and projects are in the earlier diagnosis of leukemia and healthy aging; in the characterization and identification of tumor infiltrating leukocytes in different types of cancer, and in the evaluation of immunosuppressive function of mesenchymal stem/stromal cells for immunotherapy purposes.

Publications

Obtaining Cancer Stem Cell Spheres from Gynecological and Breast Cancer Tumors

1Institute of Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 2Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR), area of Environment Genetics and Oncobiology (CIMAGO), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3CNC.IBILI/Center for Innovative Biomedicine and Biotechnology (CIBB), University of Coimbra, 4Clinical Academic Center of Coimbra (CACC), 5Universitary Clinic of Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 6Gynecology A Service, Coimbra Hospital and Universitary Center, 7Institute of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 8Institute of Experimental Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 9Cytometry Operational Management Unit, Clinical Pathology Service, Coimbra Hospital and Universitary Center, 10Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, ESTESC-Coimbra Health School, Laboratory Biomedical Sciences

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 Cancer Research