Patrícia Silva, PhD, director of science content —

Patrícia holds a PhD in medical microbiology and infectious diseases from the Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands, and completed a postdoctoral research fellowship at the Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisbon, Portugal. Her work in academia was mainly focused on molecular biology and the genetic traits of infectious agents such as viruses and parasites. Patrícia earned several travel awards to present her work at international scientific meetings. She is a published author of several peer-reviewed science articles.

Articles by Patrícia Silva

Updated International Guidelines Recommend OFEV (Nintedanib) for IPF Treatment

Boehringer Ingelheim recently announced that it welcomes the international evidence-based 2015 ATS/ERS/JRS/ALAT Clinical Practice Guideline: Treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis – An Update of the 2011 Guideline, as it suggests the use of OFEV (nintedanib) in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). This recommendation directed to clinicians is considered…

Promedior to Present Fibrosis Therapy Trial at Upcoming Congress

Clinical stage biotech company Promedior Inc. will present data from its ongoing phase 2 clinical trial of their lead investigational therapy candidate for myelofibrosis at the 20th Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA) taking place between June 1st and 14th in Vienna, Austria. The presentation on PRM-151, which is also being…