September 10, 2018 / Investigadores

Cláudia Florindo will be one of the speakers of the “IV Quantitative Fluorescence Microscopy Course”

Cláudia Florindo, CBMR researcher, will be one of the speakers of the "IV Quantitative Fluorescence Microscopy Course" at Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Coimbra.

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August 30, 2018 / Investigadores

“Traffic Wardens” of cells can be counterproductive

CBMR researchers found that guardians of cell division can also contribute to an increase in genetic errors.

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August 3, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers fight for lower prices on medicines

Wolfgang Link guarantees that, in the future, access to innovative therapies will be a privilege of wealthy people.

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July 24, 2018 / Investigadores, Prémios

A protein that promotes the compatibility between maternal and paternal chromosomes after fertilization

The study, published on EMBO reports, may pave the way for future developments in the clinical management of infertile couples.

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July 5, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher invited to join Cells Editorial Board

CBMR researcher, Patrícia Madureira was invited to join Cells Editorial Board.

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July 2, 2018 / Prémios

Medical students from UAlg win biggest international medical simulation competition

Team led by Alexandra Binnie wins prize and beats, in the final, countries like Spain, Holland, Turkey and United Kingdom.

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June 27, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR at the “Emergence – Digital Media Science Communication Hackaton”

This event aims to bring together scientists, techies, artists, and others, to create digital media based projects that communicate complex concepts in scientific research.

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June 25, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR on Encontro Ciência 2018

CBMR will present the CBMR Science Platform at the annual meeting of Portuguese researchers.

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May 14, 2018 / Prémios

CBMR researcher won 2nd prize at Janssen Innovation Competition

Clévio Nóbrega, CBMR researcher, won the 2nd Prize at Janssen Innovation Competition.

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April 24, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher makes important discovery in the pneumonia field

Vítor Fernandes is among the team that discovered how the bacterium that causes pneumonia hides before lethally attacking the human organism.

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April 12, 2018 / Investigadores

Ana Teresa Maia is the next invited speaker of TEDx Talks

The event, recognized all over the world, will focus on the question: “Is it natural?”

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April 2, 2018

CBMR Science Platform on Health Innovation Market

Centre for Biomedical Research will participate at the event, announcing its latest science communication project in the area of Medicine and Biomedicine.

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March 19, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher is at the final of Famelab 2018

With a presentation on the "Superpowers of cancer" Catarina Raposo is at the final of he most famous international science communication competition.

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March 13, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher receives a grant from the Federation of European Biochemical Society

Om Rathore received a grant with the project "Use of iCLIP to define the in vivo RNA binding sites of Salsa".

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March 5, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers are at the Famelab 2018 semi-final

With presentations on cancer and heart problems, the students stood out from the remaining candidates guaranteeing a place in Lisbon.

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March 5, 2018 / Prémios

UAlg Medical Students win Medical Simulation Prize

The amazing performance of the team led them to the international competition in Bilbao.

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February 23, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR hosts school students to showcase the research developed at the centre

The research centre developed five activities to captivate students for the research area.

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February 20, 2018 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher tests innovative therapy for biotechnology company in France

Clévio Nóbrega has recently established a partnership to test a genetically based therapy for neurodegenerative diseases.

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February 5, 2018 / Investigadores

Rui Martinho is the new Vice-President of Portuguese Society for Developmental Biology

The SPBD aims to represent and strengthen the interactions among developmental biologists working in Portugal.

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January 26, 2018

University of Leicester develops at UAlg virus to eradicate Shigellosis

Exploring the potential that bacteriophages (phage) have as an alternative to combat Shigella is the goal of Nathan Brown and Marta Clokie, researchers at the University of Leicester, who are currently developing the in vivo trial at CBMR.

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January 8, 2018 / Prémios

Centre for Biomedical Research selected for the Facebook Communities Summit

CBMR Facebook page was selected from hundreds of European candidates for a vacancy at the summit.

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December 27, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR project highlighted on TV

The project results from a consortium between Herdade da Malhadinha, University of the Algarve and Biocant.

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December 27, 2017 / Prémios

Joana Apolónio won a EACR Travel Grant

European Association for Cancer Research aims to support early-career researchers by funding short-term visits to centres of excellence.

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December 21, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR research is the cover image of International Journal of Cancer

We are glad to announce that CBMR research - about FOXO transcription factors at the interface of metabolism and cancer -...

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December 11, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers may help to treat more aggressive brain tumors

CBMR research team reveals new therapeutic targets for the treatment of gliobastoma multiforme, the most common and deadly brain cancer

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November 23, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher awarded by the Portuguese Society of Human Genetics

The prize is attributed to the better work in the area of human genetics.

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November 21, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers discovered new biomarker for cancer detection

Scientists have discovered that there is a gene that is involved in the process of development and progression of the disease and that can help in the diagnosis and prognosis of pancreatic cancer.

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November 13, 2017 / Prémios

CBMR researcher won Astrazeneca Innovate Competition Award

The Innovate Competition Award is given to innovative ideas in the field of life sciences

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October 17, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers develop computer tool to facilitate data analysis in Stem Cells related research

StemMapper is a gene expression database that enables fast querying, comparison, and interactive visualization of large amounts of data by the researchers.

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October 9, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR Science Platform featured on the radio

CBMR was the invited guest of the radio program "Os Dias do Futuro". Listen the interview, at Antena 1, here.

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October 2, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher won 22.000 euros to study rare neurological disease

Clévio Nóbrega’s project aims to test a drug to delay the progression of Type 2 Cerebellar Ataxia, a rare and incurable disease

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September 25, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR launches CBMR Science Platform

The CBMR Science Platform mission is to provide reliable scientific information and raise science awareness and public engagement.

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September 15, 2017 / Investigadores

HeartExpress – technology for the heart

We have established HeartEXpress, a web-based platform for the analysis of integrated expression datasets associated with cardiomyogenesis.

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August 4, 2017 / Investigadores

Cláudia Florindo will be one of the teachers of the “III Quantitative Fluorescence Microscopy Course”

Cláudia Florindo, CBMR researcher, will be one of the teachers of the “III Quantitative Fluorescence Microscopy Course” at Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Coimbra.

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July 25, 2017 / Investigadores

Medical students from UAlg stay as doctors in Algarve

Eight students decided to develop their professional career in the region with specialties ranging from Anesthesiology to Radiology, through General and Family Medicine and Urology.

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July 20, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR students obtained doctoral and post-doctoral FCT research grants

Adriana Marcelo and Catarina Paulino obtained support for the development of their investigations.

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July 10, 2017 / Investigadores

Clévio Nóbrega publishes on British Medical Bulletin

The article “The contribution of genetics and environment to obesity” explores how genetics contributes significantly to the weight-gain susceptibility.

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July 10, 2017 / Investigadores

Available postdoctoral position at “The Drosophila Development Laboratory”

CBMR is recruiting a post-doc to work in the epigenetic regulation of gene expression during oocyte reactivation and fast cell proliferation.

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July 5, 2017 / Investigadores

Inês Araújo and Ana Isabel Santos publish on The Antioxid Redox Signal Journal

Inês Araújo and Ana Isabel Santos, CBMR researchers, published recently on the Antioxid Redox Signal Journal the article: “S-nitrosylation of Ras mediates nitric oxide dependent post-injury neurogenesis in a seizure model”.

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July 3, 2017 / Investigadores

Cryocube Project open 2 Research grants to Master Degree

If you are highly motivated, creative, curious, perseverant, dynamic and share a commited passion for Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Pharmacy and Biological Engineering, please apply.

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June 30, 2017 / Investigadores

Wolfgang Link publishes on The International Journal of Cancer

“FOXO transcription factors at the interface of metabolism and cancer” shows that FOXO factors play an important role in the suppression of tumour growth and in the regulation of metabolic homeostasis.

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June 23, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR signs protocol of collaboration with University of Leicester

Research project, led by Martha Clokie and Nathan Brown, and funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, will be developed in part at CBMR by Karl Magnus-Petersson, Inês Araújo and Vitor Fernandes.

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May 25, 2017 / Investigadores

Seven Algarve entities make “Algarve Coração Seguro” an official consortium

With the objective of guaranteeing more health, safety and well-being to the population of the Algarve and to all who visit the region was established the collaboration protocol "Algarve Coração Seguro".

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May 24, 2017 / Investigadores

Researchers from CBMR develop a new approach to cancer treatment

If combined, Spindly inhibition and the use of reduced doses of paclitaxel may be a positive advance in the treatment of cancer.

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May 23, 2017 / Investigadores

Integrated Master in Medicine shows up in Paris

World Congress of Medicine will feature presentation of UAlg students and researchers

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May 5, 2017 / Prémios

CBMR researcher receives Fulbright Grant to study embryonic development

Gil Carraco will develop research at Harvard with some of the world's best scientists

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April 28, 2017 / Investigadores

Wolfgang Link publish on Nature Chemical Biology

This new study reports an image-based assay system to monitor cell–cell interactions, identifying small-molecule compounds with immunomodulatory capacity.

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April 21, 2017 / Investigadores

Patrícia Madureira will participate on the Glioma Invasion Forum 2017

Glioma Invasion Forum 2017 will be held on Slovenia, from 23 to 25th april.

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April 18, 2017 / Prémios

Clévio Nóbrega is the youngest and most promising European scientist

CBMR researcher has been awarded with the “Young Scientist Lecturship Award 2017”.

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April 6, 2017 / Prémios

Bibiana Ferreira won a Terry Fox Grant

The research project aims to investigate TRIB2 in the context of melanoma.

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March 31, 2017 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers publish article in Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience

Inês Araújo, Vanessa Machado, Ana Sofia Lourenço and Cláudia Florindo, CBMR researchers, published recently an article at rontiers in Molecular Neuroscience.

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March 9, 2017 / Investigadores

Research developed at CBMR can help to improve efficacy of chemotherapy

CBMR researchers discover protein responsible for the resistance of cancer cells even after treatment.

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March 7, 2017 / Prémios

Bibiana Ferreira won Marie Curie European Reintegration Grant

CBMR researcher won Marie Curie Grant with the project "Tribbles".

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February 27, 2017 / Investigadores

DCBM promote scientific photography exhibition

Exhibition brings together works of several national researchers such as Tomás Azevedo, Marco Campinho, Joana Caldeira, Paulo Navarro-Costa, Nádia Eusébio and Sara Fernandes.

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February 24, 2017 / Prémios

CBMR is now part of the “Portuguese Roadmap of Research Infra-Structures”

CBMR won recently two projects on the behalf of the call "Portuguese Roadmap of Research Infra-Structures", promoted by FCT.

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February 23, 2017 / Investigadores

i3S invites Cláudia Florindo to “9th Course on Optical Microscopy Imaging for Biosciences”

Cláudia Florindo, CBMR researcher, will be one of the teachers of the "9th Course on Optical Microscopy Imaging for Biosciences". The miscroscopy...

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January 31, 2017 / Investigadores

Clévio Nóbrega published three review articles in the field of polyglutamine diseases

Clévio Nóbrega published three review articles in international journals.

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January 26, 2017 / Investigadores

Clévio Nóbrega invited to the editorial board of two well-known journals in the area of Neuroscience

The researcher will be academic editor in Medicine and guest associate editor in Frontiers in Neuroscience

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January 18, 2017 / Prémios

Liga Portuguesa contra o Cancro attributes research grant to Vânia Roberto

Vânia Roberto won a grant to develop research in the area of colon cancer.

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January 17, 2017 / Investigadores

New electronic technology allows observation of electrical signals generated by cancer cells

CBMR and Instituto de Telecomunicações developed recently a partnership in order to create new electronic components that measure the electrical activity of cells of the nervous system

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January 6, 2017 / Investigadores

Stem Cell Reports publish results of José Bragança investigation on cardiac development

In a study published in the latest issue of Stem Cell Reports José Bragança and his team demonstrated that the transcriptional regulator CITED2 - essential for mammalian heart development - plays an important role in the early steps of cardiac lineage commitment of mouse embryonic stem cells (ESC).

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December 9, 2016 / Prémios

Gisela Serrão Fernandes was awarded with a prestigious EMBO short term fellowship at University of Portsmouth

The researcher will investigate the role of annexin A2 in human glioblastoma at the Brain Tumour Research Centre.

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November 22, 2016 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers discovered a small chemical compound that could potentially be used as anti-cancer and anti-aging drug

Wolfgang Link and his team tested a collection of small chemical compounds using image-based high content screening technology.

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November 21, 2016 / Prémios

Karl Magnus-Petersson is one of the 2016 Highly Cited Researchers

The research work of Karl Magnus-Petterson has been identified as being among the most valuable and significant in the field.

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November 14, 2016 / Prémios

Clévio Nobrega awarded with annual prize of Portuguese Society of Human Genetics

The researcher was distinguished by the publication of the article "Reestablishing Ataxin -2 downregulates translation of mutant ataxin-3 and alleviates Machado-Joseph disease", a paper published last year in the renowned journal Brain.

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November 9, 2016 / Investigadores

Seminar “Uma oportunidade para projetos inovadores na área da saúde e bem-estar”

José Pereira Leal, scientific director of Healthcare City will be our invited speaker

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November 9, 2016 / Investigadores

CBMR represented at the Neptune Evo Devo Symposium 2016

Álvaro Tavares will be one of the invited speakers at the Neptune Evo Devo Symposium 2016

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October 31, 2016 / Investigadores

Hands ON Microscopy Workshop

CBMR Microscopy Unit in collaboration with CCMAR and Izasa Scientific kindly invites you to the next hands on Workshop & demonstrations events.

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October 27, 2016 / Investigadores

CBMR will participate on “1as Jornadas do ABC”

The event, organized by Academic Center, aims to foster collaboration between the Centro Hospitalar do Algarve and CBMR.

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October 25, 2016 / Investigadores

Sónia Simão won an honorable mention at “Prémio Janssen Inovação 2016”

Sónia Simão, CBMR researcher, won an honorable mention at “Prémio Janssen Inovação 2016” with the project “Aliskiren as a new therapeutic approach for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy”.

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October 25, 2016 / Investigadores

Ana Teresa Maia investigate genetic alteration “made in Portugal”

Ana Teresa Maia, CBMR researcher, is participating in a pioneering study about a genetic alteration that seems to be born in Portugal, approximately two thousand years ago.

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October 18, 2016 / Investigadores

CBMR researcher share knowledge in microscopy around the country

Cláudia Florindo, CBMR researcher, will be one of the teachers of the "II Quantitative Fluorescence Microscopy Course", in Coimbra.

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October 18, 2016 / Investigadores

Ramiro Magno represent CBMR at the 11th Meeting of the Spanish Society for Developmental Biology

Ramiro Magno, CBMR researcher, will be participating in the 11th Meeting of the Spanish Society for Developmental Biology, in Girona, from...

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October 18, 2016 / Investigadores

Inês Araújo will represent CBMR on ORBEA

The event, the first of this kind held in Portugal, aims to bring together all the bodies responsible for animal welfare.

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October 12, 2016 / Investigadores

CBMR will be represented by Leonor Faleiro in Biosecurity Course

Leonor Faleiro, CBMR researcher, will participate on the course "Biossegurança em laboratórios de nível 2 e 3" at Ricardo Jorge Institute, in Lisbon.

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October 7, 2016

Clévio Nóbrega is the new CBMR researcher

Researcher, working in the field of neuroscience, is the most recent integrated member of the centre

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October 6, 2016 / Investigadores

Antena 2 highlights Rui Martinho research

Antena 2, an important national radio, interviewed Rui Martinho, CBMR researcher, on the behalf of his last published article.

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October 4, 2016 / Investigadores

Sónia Simão publish 4 articles in the field of diabetes

Sónia Simão, CBMR researcher, published recently 3 articles focused on the study of the cellular mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy.

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October 3, 2016 / Investigadores

Pedro Castelo Branco and his team discovered an important biomarker in the fight against prostate cancer

This biomarker, called THOR, proved to be able to distinguish groups of patients with low-risk disease, patients in whom the disease progresses and others in which the disease is painless.

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October 3, 2016 / Investigadores

A molecular alarm clock awakens resting ovules

In a study published in the latest issue of Nature Communications Rui Martinho and a group of other reasearchers from IGC and USA discovered in the fruit fly a molecular "alarm clock" that tells resting ovules when is the right time to wake up. Defects in this alarm clock result in female fertility problems.

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October 3, 2016 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers develop innovative research for the treatment of leukemia

CBMR researchers and their collaborators discovered that normal, nonmalignant cells use a protein involved in cell-to-cell communication to foster leukaemia development.

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October 3, 2016 / Investigadores

CBMR researchers found one of the mechanisms that drives protein fibrillation

CBMR researchers found one of the mechanisms that drives protein fibrillation and how a simple sugar such as sucrose can delay it by compacting the globular structure of the protein.

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September 3, 2016 / Investigadores

Our research is in the radio

Rui Martinho gave an interview to RDP about his last project.

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Joana Apolónio, CBMR research fellow, won "Prémio de Mérito de conclusão de Mestrado" awarded by Universidade Nova de Lisboa with the master thesis "Aquisição de tolerância a componentes de óleos essenciais por bactérias patogénicas".
December 3, 2015 / Prémios

Joana Apolónio awarded by Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Joana Apolónio, CBMR research fellow, won “Prémio de Mérito de conclusão de Mestrado” awarded by Universidade Nova de Lisboa with her master thesis.

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