Margarida Maia, PhD, science writer —

Margarida is a biochemist (University of Porto, Portugal) with a PhD in biomedical sciences (VIB and KULeuven, Belgium). Her main interest is science communication. She is also passionate about design and the dialogue between art and science.

Articles by Margarida Maia

Sweat study finds room for improvement in CFTR modulators

Some people with cystic fibrosis (CF) have levels of sweat chloride above the cut-off for a diagnosis of the disease despite being on CFTR modulators, suggesting there is room for improving treatment, a study found. The study, “Heterogeneity of CFTR modulator-induced sweat chloride concentrations in people with…