Monica Pileggi is a journalist based in São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil. I’m a multi-lingual professional, currently working as a freelance multimedia journalist. Previously, I worked as a Communications Advisor for CDP Latin America and for various brazilian news agencies and print and online publications in which I have covered topics ranging from science, the environment and sustainability to business and economics. I’ve worked variously as an editor, reporter, communications advisor and TV producer.
A study that included the participation of an FAPESP fellow published in Science Translational Medicine describes a new molecule that inhibits injury to the heart due to nitroglycerin tolerance.
Researchers at the Brazil Science and Technology Institute for the Biorational Control of Pest Insects have developed a method for the preservation of neem's main active ingredient