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Fellow
Menck
Carlos Frederico Martins
Current position: 
Professor
Current nationality: 
Brazil
Current residence: 
Brazil
Affiliation/Institution: 
Depto. de Microbiologia - Universidade de São Paulo
Biodata: 
Menck (PhD Biochemistry, 1982, at the University of São Paulo) is Professor at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, USP, São Paulo, where he was Head of the Dept. of Microbiology and Vice Director, Vice-President and President of the Brazilian Society of Environmental Mutagenesis, Carcinogenesis and Teratogenesis (SBMCTA), and of the Brazilian Society of Genetics. He participated in the organization of many scientific meetings, including as Chair for the V Congress of SBMCTA, 57th and 58th Annual Congress of Genetics, 11th International Conference on Environmental Mutagens and five meetings on Molecular Mutagenesis and DNA repair (FARM-DNA) (São Paulo and Belo Horizonte, Brazil). His prizes include the Award of Scientific and Technological Merit from the State of São Paulo, Fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, member of the Order of National Scientific Merit, Commander Class. He is also member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences, and the Academy of Sciences of the State of São Paulo.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
1 - No poverty
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
6 - Clean water and sanitation
Keywords: 
DNA Repair; Mutagenesis; Ultraviolet; DNA damage; xeroderma pigmentosum; oxygen radicals; translesion synthesis; DNA dosimeter; chemotherapy; cancer.
Past nationality: 
Brazil
Elected
2018
Place of Birth: 
São Paulo
Country of birth: 
Brazil

Date of birth

1
December
1956
Section:
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Last updated on 14/05/2018