Bruno de Araujo Herculano

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Name
Bruno de Araujo Herculano
E-mail
brunohercaichi-med-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Aichi Medical University
Section
Neurology
Job title
Project Assistant Professor
Degree
PhD(University of British Columbia)

Profile

Researcher passionate about neuroscience, molecular biology and biochemistry.

Currently researching biomarkers for Spinal and Bulbar Muscular Atrophy (SBMA) using IPSCs at Aichi Medical University under the guidance of Prof. Yohei Okada.

Research during my PhD and Master's has been focused on exploring and expanding our understanding of the causes and mechanisms involved in Alzheimer's Disease, and my work during my Bachelor's focused on investigating the intracellular mechanisms responsible for chemical preconditioning.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2019
 - 
Today
Project Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Aichi Medical University
 
Aug 2019
 - 
Sep 2019
Researcher, Department of Neurology, Aichi Medical University
 
Jan 2013
 - 
Apr 2019
Doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
 
Apr 2009
 - 
Sep 2012
Government Scholar, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Oct 2005
 - 
Mar 2009
Scientific Initiation Intern, Department of Biochemistry, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina
 

Education

 
Jan 2013
 - 
Sep 2019
Ph.D. Neuroscience, Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
 
Oct 2009
 - 
Sep 2011
M.Sc. Integrated Biosciences, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Aug 2004
 - 
Mar 2009
B.Sc. Biological Sciences, Biological Sciences, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jan 2018
Faculty of Medicine Graduate Award, University of British Columbia
 
Jan 2013
4YF Doctoral Fellowship, University of British Columbia
 
Apr 2012
Outstanding Master's Thesis Award, The University of Tokyo - Graduate School of Frontier Sciences - Integrated Biosciences
 
Apr 2009
Research Scholarship, Monbukagasho
 
Jul 2005
Scientific Initiation Scholarship, Brazilian Council for Development and Research (CNPq)
 

Published Papers

 
Vilariño-Güell C, Zimprich A, Martinelli-Boneschi F, Herculano B, Wang Z, Matesanz F, Urcelay E, Vandenbroeck K, Leyva L, Gris D, Massaad C, Quandt JA, Traboulsee AL, Encarnacion M, Bernales CQ, Follett J, Yee IM, Criscuoli MG, Deutschländer A, Reinthaler EM, Zrzavy T, Mascia E, Zauli A, Esposito F, Alcina A, Izquierdo G, Espino-Paisán L, Mena J, Antigüedad A, Urbaneja-Romero P, Ortega-Pinazo J, Song W, Sadovnick AD
PLoS genetics   15(6) e1008180   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
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<jats:p>Deposition of the amyloid β protein (Aβ) into neuritic plaques is the neuropathological
hallmark of Alzheimer's Disease (AD). Aβ is generated through t...
Sun Xiulian, Wu Yili, Herculano Bruno, Song Weihong
Plos One   9(4)    2014   [Refereed]
Herculano Bruno, Tamura Minami, Ohba Ayaka, Shimatani Mayu, Kutsuna Natsumaro, Hisatsune Tatsuhiro
Journal of Alzheimers Disease   33(4) 983-997   2013   [Refereed]
Vandresen-Filho Samuel, Hoeller Alexandre A, Herculano Bruno A, Duzzioni Marcelo, Duarte Filipe S, Piermartiri Tetsade C. B, Boeck Carina C, de Lima Thereza C. M, Marino-Neto Jose, Tasca Carla I.
Neurotoxicity Research   24(1) 55-62   2013   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Real-time evaluation of BACE1 activity on APP C99 site through a novel cell-based protein reporter.
Bruno de Araujo Herculano
12th Annual Canadian Neuroscience Meeting   2018   
Real-time evaluation of BACE1 activity on APP C99 site through a novel cell-based protein reporter.
Bruno de Araujo Herculano
Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting   2017   
Evaluation of the etiology and progression of Alzheimer’s Disease utilizing Transgenic mice fed with a High Fat Diet.
Bruno de Araujo Herculano
Alzheimer’s Association International Conference   2012   
Evaluation of the etiology and progression of Alzheimers Disease utilizing Transgenic mice fed with a High Fat Diet
Bruno de Araujo Herculano
The 34th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society   15 Sep 2011   
Evaluation of the etiology and progression of Alzheimer’s Disease utilizing Transgenic mice fed with a High Fat Diet.
Bruno de Araujo Herculano
Meeting of the Japanese Society for Agriculture and Chemistry 2011   25 Mar 2011