Bio


Dr. Rangel is currently working as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, studying diseases that cause blindness as a result of neuronal damage, leading to the disconnection between the eye and the brain.

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Co-President, Stanford Black Postdoc Association (2021 - Present)
  • Advisory Board, Certificate in Critical Consciousness and Anti-Oppressive Praxis (2020 - Present)

Professional Education


  • Master of Science, Universidade Federal Rio De Janeiro (2015)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Neurobiology (2019)
  • Master of Science, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Neurobiology (2015)
  • Bachelor of Science, Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Biomedicine (2013)

Stanford Advisors


All Publications


  • Increased Cx43 and VEGF expression in acute nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy induced with 577nm laser ARVO Rangel, B., Mesentier-Louro, L. A., Shariati, A. M., Dalal, R., Liao, Y. J. 2021
  • Identification of Novel Biomarkers of Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Using Cytokine Profiling ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC Mesentier-Louro, L. L., Shariati, A., Rangel, B., Dalal, R., Liao, Y. 2020
  • Increased astrogliosis and aquaporin 4 in retinal hypoxia The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology- da Silva, B., Mesentier-Louro, L. A., Shariati, A. M., Dalal, R., Nathan, A., Perez, V., Liao, Y. J. 2020: 2020