Valéria Paula Sassoli Fazan
Surgery and Anatomy
University of Sao Paulo
same University. She Obtained the M.S. Degree in Morphology in 1995 and Ph.D. Degree in Neurology in 1999, both in the School of Medicine of Ribeirão Preto. Currently she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery and Anatomy and Manager of the Microscopy and Morphometry Laboratory at the Experimental Surgery Center in the School of Medicine of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo. She is proficient with a wide-range of light and electron microscopy techniques including specimen preparation and handling, vacuum evaporation and autoradiography, light microscopy including bright field, dark field, phase, fluorescence and transmission electron microscopy including bright field and dark field. She is expert in neuroscience, particularly in the fields of peripheral nerves and experimental models of neuropathies, digital image processing and analysis, stereology and morphometry.
Evidence of a hypertensive peripheral neuropathy in an experimental model of hypertension in rats