Joana Carvalho, PhD, managing science editor —

Joana holds a bachelor’s in biology, a Master of Science in evolutionary and developmental biology, and a PhD in biomedical sciences from Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal. Her work has been focused on the impact of non-canonical Wnt signaling in the collective behavior of endothelial cells — those that make up the lining of blood vessels — found in the umbilical cord of newborns. In addition to several research fellowships, she was awarded two Erasmus scholarships to conduct part of her studies in France.

Articles by Joana Carvalho

New Under-the-skin Darzalex Formulation Approved in EU

The European Commission (EC) has approved a new under-the-skin (subcutaneous), fixed-dose formulation of Janssen’s Darzalex (daratumumab) for the treatment of adults with multiple myeloma. The approval of the new type of delivery applies to all indications for which the therapy’s original intravenous (into-the-vein) formulation is…