Education

Graduate School Cornell University Medical College
Medical School "university of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil" (1979)

Publications

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NFAR-1 and -2 modulate translation and are required for efficient host defense.
Pfeifer I, Elsby R, Fernandez M, Faria PA, Nussenzveig DR, Lossos IS, Fontoura BM, Martin WD, Barber GN. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. March 2008 105(11) 4173-8
Plasmodium Circumsporozoite Protein Promotes the Development of the Liver Stages of the Parasite
Agam Prasad Singh, Carlos A. Buscaglia, Qian Wang, Agata Levay, Daniel R. Nussenzveig, John R. Walker, Elizabeth A. Winzeler, Hodaka Fujii, Beatriz M.A. Fontoura, and Victor Nussenzweig. Cell November 2007 2;131 492-504
Influenza virus targets the mRNA export machinery and the nuclear pore complex
Satterly N., P. Ling-Tsai, J. van Deursen, D.R. Nussenzveig, Y. Wang, P.A. Faria, A. Levay, D.E. Levy, and B.M.A. Fontoura Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. February 2007 104(6) 1853-8
The nucleoporin nup96 is required for proper expression of interferon-regulated proteins and functions
Faria A.M., A. Levay , Y. Wang, A. O. Kamphorst, M.L. Rosa, D.R.Nussenzveig, W. Balkan, Y.M. Chook, D.E. Levy, B. M. A. Fontoura Immunity March 2006 24(3) 295-304
Viral Interactions with the Nuclear Transport Machinery: Discovering and Disrupting Pathways
Fontoura B.M.A., P. A. Faria, and D. R. Nussenzveig International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Life 2005 57 65-72