Alejandra has a PhD in Genetics from São Paulo State University (UNESP) and is currently working as a scientific writer, editor, and translator. As a writer for BioNews, she is fulfilling her passion for making scientific data easily available and understandable to the general public. Aside from her work with BioNews, she also works as a language editor for non-English speaking authors and is an author of science books for kids.
ObsEva‘s linzagolix lessened endometriosis-associated pelvic pain and increased the quality of life of endometriosis patients in a sustained, long-term manner, according to results of the Phase 2b EDELWEISS trial. Linzagolix ... Read more
The molecule PAX8 could serve as a sensitive and specific biomarker of extragenital endometriosis in clinical practice, a study suggests. The study, “PAX8: A Highly Sensitive Marker for the Glands ... Read more
Estrogen could be responsible for endometriosis-associated chronic pain by activating macrophages — a type of immune cells — and nerve cells, which increases inflammation and sensitivity, a review study says. ... Read more