Inês Martins, PhD, managing science editor —

Inês holds a PhD in biomedical sciences from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, where she specialized in blood vessel biology, blood stem cells, and cancer. Before that, she studied cell and molecular biology and worked as a research fellow at multiple institutes. In addition to several college awards, Inês won the Pfizer Basic Research Award in 2012 for a research paper. She also has a graduate degree in data science.

Articles by Inês Martins

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation Awards $7 Million to Accelerate Precision Immunotherapies for Myeloma Patients

As part of its $15 million Immunotherapy Initiative, the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) recently awarded $7 million in funding to three innovative research programs designed to accelerate precision immunotherapies for multiple myeloma. The initiative builds collaborative Myeloma Immune Networks of Excellence to reach this goal. “We are thrilled…

AbbVie, IMF Team Up to Study Gene Mutation in Myeloma Outcomes

AbbVie and the International Myeloma Foundation are collaborating to study the role of a genetic mutation — the t(11;14) translocation — in multiple myeloma treatments and outcomes. The main goal for AbbVie and IMF researchers is to determine the overall survival of 1,500 myeloma patients with a t(11;14) translocation, which…