Ana holds her PhD in Biochemistry from the Faculty of Science and Technology from Lisbon (UNL). She has worked in the T-cell differentiation and Tumor targeting Lab at Instituto de Medicina Molecular, headed by Prof. Bruno Silva-Santos, and has served as a scientific reviewer for the peer-reviewed journal Infection & Immunity.
An ongoing Phase 1 trial testing a novel CAR T-cell therapy has shown promising results in relapsed or treatment-resistant (refractory) multiple myeloma patients. The new anti-BCMA therapy, called LCAR-B38M, induced ... Read more
A Phase 2 trial has shown that Keytruda (pembrolizumab) increases the effectiveness of Pomalyst (pomalidomide) and dexamethasone in patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma (RRMM). The study also shows that PD-L1 ... Read more