Alex da Silva Lima

alexslima@usp.br

 

 

 

Current position: 
– Visiting Scientist at Department of Chemistry, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.
– Post-Doctoral Researcher at Institute of Chemistry, University of São Paulo, Brazil.

 

Education:
– PhD. in Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, University of São Paulo, Brazil.
– M.Sc. in Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry, University of São Paulo, Brazil.
– Chemistry degree at São Paulo State University, Brazil

 

Research description:
The main focus of my research is the construction and application of micro and nanosensors in studies involving biological system (in vitro and in vivo). In this way, during this time as a visiting scientist in The Andrew Ewing Research Group will be performed experiments using single cell amperometry and intracellular impact electrochemical cytrometry in studies involving dynamic of catecholamine release by cells after drugs exposure.