Mônica T. Pupo
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Mônica T. Pupo graduated in Pharmacy in 1990 from University of São Paulo (USP), Ribeirão Preto campus, and then earned her PhD in Chemistry from Federal University of São Carlos in 1997. She was a postdoctoral researcher at Physics Institute of São Carlos (IFSC), USP, for one year and then she joined the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirão Preto (FCFRP), USP, in 1998 as assistant professor. She was appointed as associated professor in 2009 and full professor in 2019. She was a visiting scholar at Jon Clardy group, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA, from 2006 to 2007, and is currently CNPq Research Fellow level 1B. She coordinates the Laboratory of Microbial Chemistry at FCFRP-USP. Her research interests include the chemistry, biology and ecology of natural products from microbial symbionts in interspecies interactions, and the rational discovery pharmacologically active natural products.