Bruno has a PhD in Chemistry from Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal. He did his undergraduate studies in Biochemistry at the Faculty of Sciences of Lisbon University, Portugal. For the past years he was as a Postdoctoral Researcher at ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Barcelona, Spain, working in the intersection between biophysical-chemistry, cell biology and immunology.
A recent study entitled “Differential dopamine function in fibromyalgia,” published in the Brain Imaging and Behavior journal, suggests that dopamine signaling may be altered in fibromyalgia patients, contributing to their enhanced ... Read more
Spanish researchers have shown that obesity effects on fibromyalgia symptoms may be mediated by patients’ cardiorespiratory fitness. Their work, entitled “The association of total and central body fat with pain, fatigue ... Read more
Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain syndrome affecting the musculoskeletal system with unknown causes. Disease symptoms include diffusive pain, fatigue, and emotional distress. An accumulating amount of evidences suggest that non-invasive ... Read more
A team of researchers from Vrije Universiteit Brussel and the University of Antwerp, in Belgium, found that fibromyalgia increases the disability of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome patients. The study entitled “Associations ... Read more
Researchers from the University of Marburg, Germany recently studied how stress affects women with Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The work, entitled “Stress exacerbates pain in the everyday lives of women with fibromyalgia ... Read more