Jacinto da Costa Silva Neto

Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil


Jacinto da Costa Silva‐Neto obtained his M.S. degree in biophysics. He is a Specialist in cytopathology at the Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil. Silva‐Neto received his Ph.D. degree in pathology from the University of São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor and a Coordinator of the cytopathology sector and of the postgraduate cytopathology. He is also the Head of the Laboratory of Molecular and Cytological Research at the Federal University of Pernambuco and the Leader of the Research Group on Chronic‐Degenerative Diseases, CNPq/UFPE. Silva‐Neto has published several papers in scientific journals on the following topics: mechanisms of carcinogenic human papillomavirus and tissue morphofunctional disorders of the use of natural extracts.

Biography Updated on 17 December 2013

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