Joana Carvalho, PhD, managing science editor —

Joana holds a BSc in Biology, a MSc in Evolutionary and Developmental Biology and a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal. Her work has been focused on the impact of non-canonical Wnt signaling in the collective behavior of endothelial cells — cells that made up the lining of blood vessels — found in the umbilical cord of newborns.

Articles by Joana Carvalho

Combination of Surgical Techniques Allows Correction of Cavovarus Foot in CMT Patients, Study Reports

French researchers described a combination of surgical techniques that allows the correction of foot deformities associated with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT). The study, “Long term results of the revisited Meary closing wedge tarsectomy for the treatment of the fixed cavo-varus foot in adolescent with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease,” was published in…