Angelo da Cunha Pinto, Brazilian-Portuguese chemist, died at 66

Ângelo da Cunha Pinto was born on December 2, 1948, in Marco de Canaveses, Portugal, and died on October 7, 2015, in Niterói, Brazil.

He was a Portuguese Brazilian chemist.

Angelo attended the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.

He earned a masters degree in chemistry at the Instituto Militar de Engenharia, and a PhD in organic chemistry.

Pinto served as a the professor at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.

Angelo was one of the more prominent national chemists with a specialist in the natural products of Brazil.

Angelo da Cunha Pinto was a qualified pharmacist.

Pinto received several outstanding awards and is acclaimed as one of Brazil’s most influential scientists.

Angelo da Cunha Pinto passed away at 66 yrs old.