Miguel Che Parreira Soares
BS in biology (1990), MS in cellular biology (1994) and Ph.D. in Science (1995) from the University of Louvain in Belgium. Research fellow with Prof. Fritz H. Bach (1995-1998), Instructor in surgery (1998-2004) and Lecturer (2003-2004) at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Currently at Instituto Gulbekian de Ciência, Oeiras, Portugal (Since 2004) as a Principal Investigator. Invited professor at Lisbon Medical School, “Faculdade de Lisboa”, Portugal (Since 2004).
The research developed by Miguel Soares laboratory aims at understanding the cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating inflammation and immunity and how these can be targeted therapeutically to overcome the pathologic outcome of immune mediated inflammatory diseases.