Valter Ferreira de Andrade Neto - Co-Editor-in-Chief - Global Journal of Parasitology

Valter Ferreira de Andrade Neto, PhD

Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte – UFRN

Head of the Biology Laboratory of Malaria and Toxoplasmosis / Biosciences Center UFRN;

Member of the Standing collegiate and advisor of the Post-Graduate Program in Biological Sciences, Biochemistry and Biology Parasitic of the UFRN;

Referee of the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development - CNPq

Scholarship CNPq Research Productivity - Level 2 - CA MP - Microbiology and Parasitology

Research lines

#1. Antimalarial experimental chemotherapy using natural products

Aim: Search prototype drugs from an approach using medicinal plants. Study of drug action mechanisms.
Major Area: Biological Sciences / Area: Parasitology/Subarea: Protozoology of parasites.
Sectors: Biotechnological Products and Processes Linked to Human Health or Animal; Development Technology Products Geared For Human Health.

Keywords: Antimalarial; Ethnopharmacology; Experimental chemotherapy; Natural products.

#2. Human and Animal Toxoplasmosis

Aim: seroprevalence and detection of anti-Toxoplasma gondii avidity antibodies. Providing epidemiological data on the dynamics of transmission of toxoplasmosis in sheep and goat farming. Study of immunological profile of patients with congenital and ocular toxoplasmosis; Immunogenicity and vaccine prototypes (SAGs, MICs, ROPs).
Major Area: Biological Sciences / Area: Parasitology/Subarea: Protozoology of parasites / Specialty: Protozoology Animal Parasitic.
Sectors: Other sectors; Livestock, Including Veterinary Services.
Keywords: Sheep; Prevalence; Toxoplasma gondii; Toxoplasmosis; Congenital toxoplasmosis; Ocular toxoplasmosis.

Patents

1. SILVA, T. ; ANDRADE-NETO, V. F. ; KRETTLI, Antoniana Ursine ; LOPES, L. M. X. . Lignans electronic, extracts, to obtain lignans processes obtaining extracts processes, use of lignans use of extracts pharmaceutical composition for preventing and treating malaria. 2004 Brazil.
Patent: Utility Model. Registry number: PI0404986-1, filing date: 09/08/2004, titled "ariltetralonics Lignans, extracts, processes for the production of lignans in obtaining statements processes, use of lignans, use of extracts and pharmaceutical composition for preventing and treat malaria. "Institution (s) (ies): FAPESP.

2. Pinto, A. C. S. ; Melo, M. R. S. ; ANDRADE-NETO, V. F. ; Chaves, F.C.M. ; Vieira, P. P. R. ; Pohlit, A. M. . DERIVATIVES OF 4-NEROLIDYLCATECHOL, PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING THEM AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME. 2009, Estados Unidos.
Patente: Patente no Exterior. Número do registro: WO/2009/082795, data de depósito: 28/12/2007, título: "DERIVATIVES OF 4-NEROLIDYLCATECHOL, PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING THEM AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME" . Instituição(ões) financiadora(s): INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE PESQUISA DA AMAZÔNIA - INPA.

Articlespublished = 35

Chaptersof books published = 3

Textos em jornais de notícias/revistas

ANDRADE-NETO, V. F. ; KRETTLI, Antoniana Ursine . Antimalárico a partir de plantas. Ciência Hoje, BRASIL, , v. 35, p. 70 - 73, 01 set. 2004.

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