Patricia Inácio, PhD, science writer —

Patricia holds her PhD in cell biology from the University Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, and has served as an author on several research projects and fellowships, as well as major grant applications for European agencies. She also served as a PhD student research assistant in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Columbia University, New York, for which she was awarded a Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) fellowship.

Articles by Patricia Inácio

LEMS Case Shows Need for Testing To Prevent Treatment Delays

The case of an 8-year-old girl with Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) who had no signs of a tumor, but had progressive muscle weakness, shows the need for comprehensive analysis and thorough investigation to prevent treatment delays. The report, “Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome in a young girl,” was published in…