Joana Fernandes, PhD,  —

Joana brings more than 8 years of academic research and experience as well as Scientific writing and editing to her role as a Science and Research writer. She also served as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology in Coimbra, Portugal, where she also received her PhD in Health Science and Technologies, with a specialty in Molecular and Cellular Biology.

Articles by Joana Fernandes

Doctors Treat Rare Case of Bleeding in Newborn with Hemophilia A

An infant was diagnosed with severe hemophilia A after developing splenic injury (injury to the spleen), a rare condition among newborns. For the first time, however, a newborn with these conditions was successfully treated with recombinant factor VIII replacement therapy without the need for surgical intervention, doctors reported. The report, titled…