Thaise Carneiro

Thaise Carneiro, Ph.D, is a postdoctoral researcher for the ASPE study. She earned her bachelor’s degree in biomedical science from the University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil. Her academic journey continued with a master’s degree from the University of Sao Paulo, where she focused on identifying genetic rare variants associated with Intellectual disability. For her Ph.D., Thaise delved into the intricacies of RNA-seq and exoma data analysis, specifically focusing on thyroid cancer data at the Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Building on her expertise, she pursued additional training as a postdoctoral associate at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. In this role, she worked in the Center for Applied Genomics group, engaging in a project centered around gene therapy for a rare neurological disease.