Letícia Camargo Tavares

Short Bio

Currently a master's degree student at the Genetics and Molecular Cardiology Group, Heart Institute (InCor), of the University of Sao Paulo Medical School (FMUSP), with project focused on the warfarin pharmacogenetics (funded by FAPESP). Letícia earned her bachelor's degree of Physical and Biomolecular Sciences from the University of Sao Paulo (USP/IFSC) in 2016.

Formal Education/Degree


  1. Upadhyay M, Martino Cortez Y, Wong-Deyrup S, Tavares L, Schowalter S, Flora P, et al. (2016) Transposon Dysregulation Modulates dWnt4 Signaling to Control Germline Stem Cell Differentiation in Drosophila. PLoS Genet 12(3): e1005918. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1005918