Ian Victor Silva

University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio

Ian Victor Silva Pharm.D., Ph.D, is a former Associate Professor of the Morphology Department, as well as a member of the Biotechnology/RENORBIO and Biochemistry and Pharmacology Programs of the Health Sciences Center of the Federal University of Espírito Santo where he served as the Head of the Laboratory of Cell Biology of Aging, where he developed studies related to diseases associated with aging in women, such as breast, ovarian, and uterine cancers; Alzheimer\'s disease; obesity; and osteoporosis. The aim of the referred projects was to develop biotechnological strategies to overcome these diseases, seeking to identify diagnostic, risk, and/or prognostic biomarkers. His scientific network includes Brazilian institutions (INCa, UFRJ, UFSCar, UFRN, UNESP) and foreign institutions (Technion, La Sabana University, The Johns Hopkins University and UTHSCSA). Moreover, he serves as a peer-reviewer in national (RENORBIO, DECIT-SUS, FAPDF, FAPES) and international institutions (Alzheimer\'s Association).