Publications

 

Papers in International Scientific Journals:

  • Carretero A, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Extracellular matrix‑inspired assembly of glycosaminoglycan–collagen fibers, J Mat Chem B (2017) 5:3103. IF(2017)=4.776.
  • Silva C, Carretero AC, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R., Pashkuleva I, Design of protein delivery systems by mimicking extracellular mechanisms for protection of growth factors, Acta Biomaterialia, 2017, vol. 63, pp. 283 – 293. IF(2017)=6.383.
  • Fernandes JS, Gentile P, Pires RA, Reis RL, Hatton PV, “Multifunctional bioactive glass and glass-ceramic biomaterials with antibacterial properties for repair and regeneration of bone tissue”, Acta Biomaterialia, 59 (2017), 2-11. IF(2017)=6.383.
  • Borges J, Sousa MP, Cinar G, Caridade SG, Guler MO, Mano JF, “Nanoengineering hybrid supramolecular multilayered biomaterials using polysaccharides and self-assembling peptide amphiphiles”, Advanced Functional Materials 2017, 27 (17), 1605122. IF(2017)=12.12.
  • Aroso IM, Araújo AR, Pires RA, Reis RL, “Cork: Current Technological Developments and Future Perspectives for this Natural, Renewable, and Sustainable Material”, ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 5 (2017), 11130-11146. IF(2017)=6.140.
  • Carvalho AM, Teixeira R, Novoa-Carballal R, Pires RA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Redox-responsive micellar nanoparticles from glycosaminoglycans for CD44 targeted drug delivery, Biomacromolecules, 2018, vol. 19, issue 7, pp. 2991 – 2999. IF(2017)=5.738.
  • Novoa-Carballal R, Carretero AC, Pacheco R, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Star-like glycosaminoglycans with superior bioactivity assemble with proteins into microfibers, Chemistry: A European Journal , 2018, vol. 24, pp. 14341 – 14345. IF(2017)=5.16.
  • Dudik O, Leonor I, Xavier JR, Rapp HT , Pires RA, Silva TH, Reis RL, Sponge-derived silica for tissue regeneration: Bioceramics of deep-sea sponge, Materials Today, 2018, vol. 21, issue 5, pp. 577-578. IF(2017)=24.537.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Freitas D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, Molecular weight of surface immobilized hyaluronic acid influences CD44-mediated binding of gastric cancer cells, Scientific Reports, 2018, vol. 8, pp. 16058. IF(2017)=4.122.
  • Mendes BB, Gómez-Florit M, Pires RA,. Domingues RMA, Reis RL, Gomes ME, “Human-based fibrillar nanocomposite hydrogel as bioinstructive matrices to tune stem cell behavior”, Nanoscale (2018), 10, 17388-17401. IF(2017)=7.233.
  • Costa RR, González-Pérez M, Herrero-Gutiérrez M, Pires RA, Alonso M, Rodriguez-Cabello JC, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Tuning the stiffness of surfaces by assembling genetically engineered polypeptides with tailored amino acid sequence”, Biomacromolecules (2018), 19(8), 3401-3411. IF(2017)=5.738.
  • Brito A, Abul-Haija YM, Costa DS, Novoa-Carballal R, Reis RL, Ulijn RV, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Minimalistic Supramolecular Proteoglycan Mimics by Co-Assembly of Aromatic Peptide and Carbohydrate Amphiphiles”, Chemical Science (2019). DOI: 10.1039/C8SC04361B. IF(2017)=9.063.

 

Book chapter:

  • Brito A, Reis RL; Pires RA; Pashkuleva I, “Sweet building blocks for self-assembling biomaterials with molecular recognition”, Self-Assembling Biomaterials - Molecular Design, Characterization and Application in Biology and Medicine, Eds. Azevedo HS, and da Silva RMP, Woodhead Publishing, pp. in press, doi:10.1016/B978-0-08-102015-9.00005-8, 2018.

 

Invited Lectures:

  • Mano JF, “Polysaccharide-modifications for the development of biomedical devices”, 1st Chem2Nature Workshop, 23-24 January 2017, The University of Warwick, Warwick, UK
  • Choi I, “Artificial spores: cytoprotective nanoencapsulation of living cells”, 1st Chem2Nature Workshop, 23-24 January 2017, The University of Warwick, Warwick, UK.
  • Mano, JF, “Nano-designed polysaccharide-based constructs for tissue engineering applications”, 253rd ACS National Meeting, 2-6 April 2017, San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Choi I, “Cell-Material Interfaces: Artificial Spores and Neurons on Nanotopographies”, 2nd Chem2Nature Workshop, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Pashkuleva I, “Supramolecular glyco-approaches for biomedical applications”, MSc programme on “Biointerfaces and Cell Behaviour”, School of Biotechnology, Portuguese Catholic University, May 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Pashkuleva I, “Engineering supramolecular functional biomaterials from glycans”, 12ª Reunião de Glúcidos, 11-13 September 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Mano JF, “Polymeric multilayers as bioinstructive building blocks for tissue engineering supports”, 2nd Chem2Nature Summer School, 5-9 June 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Mano JF, “Multifunctional hydrogels to encapsulate cells and bioactive molecules”, 2nd Chem2Nature Workshop, 24-25 October 2017, KAIST, Daejeon, South Korea.
  • Mano JF, “Polysaccharide-based soft microenvironments to control cell behavior”, 16th European Polymer Federation Congress – EPF2017, 2-6 July 2017, Lyon, France.
  • Mano JF, “Polysaccharide-based multilayers for cell and drug encapsulation”, 21st International Symposium on Microencapsulation, 27-29 September 2017, Faro, Portugal.
  • Choi I, “Cell-material interfaces: Artificial spores and neurons on nanotopographies”, 2nd Chem2Nature Workshop, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Costa DS, Amorim S, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, “Studying and controlling cell behaviour using different surface modification strategies”, 1st Chem2Nature Workshop, 23-24 January 2017, The University of Warwick, Warwick, UK.
  • Borges J, “The role of biomaterials and bottom-up assembly approaches towards advanced biomedical devices”, 3rd Chem2Nature Summer School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Mano JF, “Marine-derived polysaccharides in hybrid building blocks for tissue engineering”, 29th International Carbohydrate Symposium – ICS2018, 15-19 July 2018, Lisboa, Portugal.
  • Mano JF, “Multilayered and hierarchical 3D- structures from nano-assembled multilayers for biomedicine”, SAHMB: International Workshop on Self-assembly and Hierarchical Materials in Biomedicine: Drug Delivery, Tissue Engineering, Sensing and Safety Issues, 8-10 October 2018, San Sebastián, Spain.
  • Mano JF, “Bioinspired structures using polymers and composites with bioactive glass nanoparticles in tissue engineering strategies”, 3rd Chem2Nature Workshop, 12-14 December 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Pires RA, “Cork: a source of (bio)active compounds”, 3rd Chem2Nature Workshop, 12-14 December 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Pires RA, “Self-Assembly Glycan Amphiphiles for Biomedical Applications”, 3rd Asian University Symposium on Biomedical Engineering, 5-7 July 2018, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Pires RA, “Self-assembling carbohydrate amphiphiles for biomedical applications”, HUJI Nano-Center Annual Conference, 14-15 March 2018, Jerusalem, Israel.
  • Pashkuleva I, “Exploring glycan-protein interactions in biomaterials design”, Bioscience Analysis Tools Meeting, 12-13 July 2018, Lisboa, Portugal.
  • Pashkuleva I, “Glycans as multifunctional building blocks for biomaterials”, Seminar series of the Nanoscience initiative at the Advanced Science Research Center, 17 August 2018, City University of New York, New York, USA.

 

Oral communication: 

  • Borges J, Sousa MP, Cinar G, Caridade S, Guler MO, Mano, JF, “Bottom-up fabrication of hybrid polysaccharide/peptide amphiphile supramolecular multilayered biomaterials by combining self-assembly and Layer-by-Layer assembly approaches”, 253rd ACS National Meeting, 2-6 April 2017, San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Sousa MP, Cleymand F, Mano, JF, “Free-standing multilayered membranes from renewable polymers towards tissue engineering applications”, 253rd ACS National Meeting, 2-6 April 2017, San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Freitas D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "The effect of immobilized Hyaluronic Acid on CD44-overexpressing MKN45 gastric cancer cell line”, 12ª Reunião de Glúcidos, 11-13 September 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Model surfaces to study Hyaluronan-CD44 interactions in gastric cancers", 2nd Chem2Nature Workshop, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Fontelo R, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, "Antibacterial properties of cell selective block copolymers patterns", Chem2Nature Second School, 5-9 June 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Carvalho AM, Teixeira R, Novoa-Caballal R, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Glycosaminoglycans micelles for targeting drug delivery”, 28th Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials, 4-8 September 2017, Athens, Greece.
  • Carvalho AM, Teixeira R, Novoa-Caballal R, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Redox-sensitive self-assembled glycosaminoglycans nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery”, Chem2Nature Second School, 5-9 June 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Correia CR, Gaspar VM, Mano JF, “Electrosprayed capsules co-encapsulating cells and microparticles as minimally invasive active cell microfactories”, TERMIS-EU, 26-30 June 2017, Davos, Switzerland.
  • Carvalho AM, Teixeira R, Novoa-Caballal R, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Potential of thiol-amphiphile glycosaminoglycans as redox-sensitive nanoparticles”, 12ª Reunião de Glúcidos, 11-13 September 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Brito A, Costa DS, Carvalho AF, Reis RL, Ulijn RV, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Short carbohydrate amphiphiles as smart therapeutics targeting cancer”. 256th American Chemical Society National Meeting, 19-23 August 2018, Boston, USA.
  • Fontelo R, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, "Selective toxicity of block copolymers nanopatterns to bacterial versus mammalian cells", CHEM2NATURE Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Correa J, Fernandez-Megia E, Reis RL, and Pires RA, "GaOH-dendrimers remodel the conformation of Aβ oligomers and reduce their toxicity towards SH-SY5Y cells", Chem2nature Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Correa J, Fernandez-Megia E, Reis RL, and Pires RA, "Polygalloyl-dendrimers rescue cell viability through the modulation of amyloid-beta fibrillization", 3rd Chem2Nature Summer School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Correa J, Fernandez-Megia E, Reis RL, and Pires RA, "Galloyl-terminated dendrimers modulate Aβ42 fibrillization and reduces cellular toxicity", 13th EYCN Delegates Assembly, 6-9 May 2018, Torino, Italy.
  • Carvalho AM, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Hyaluronan gradients for cells separation and identification”, 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Biomaterials, 9-13 September 2018, Maastricht, Netherlands.

 

Poster communication:

  • Gomes M, Lozano-Fernández T, Gallego A, Gonzalez-Fernández A, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, “Synthesis and anticoagulant activity of star and brush like glycosaminoglycan copolymers”, Chem2Nature Second School, 5-9 June 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Gomes M, Lozano-Fernández T, Gallego A, Gonzalez-Fernández A, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, “Synthesis and anticoagulant activity of glycosaminoglycan copolymers”, International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Dudik O, Diogo GS, Pires RA, Silva TH, Reis RL, “Bioactive biogenic silica found in deep sea sponges,” International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Dudik O, Diogo GS, Silva TH, Pires RA, Reis RL, “Potential of sponge-derived biosilica for the development of biomaterials for bone tissue engineering”, TERM STEM / FORECAST “The tumor microenvironment”, 15-17 November 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Brito A, Abul-Haija YM, Costa DS, Novoa-Carballal R, Reis RL, Ulijn RV, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Sugar coated supramolecular nanofibers as minimalistic proteoglycan mimics”. International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Brito A, Costa DS, Carvalho A, Reis RL, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Smart Carbohydrate Nanonets: appealing at the sweet side of cancer”. TERM STEM / FORECAST “The tumor microenvironment”, 15-17 November 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Brito A, Costa DS, Novoa-Carballal R, Abul-Haija YM, Reis RL, Ulijn RV, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Biofunctional supramolecular hydrogels by coassembly of simple carbohydrate and peptide amphiphiles”. TERMIS-EU, 26-30 June 2017, Davos, Switzerland.
  • Fontelo R, Chandaluri CG, Shenhar R, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, "Periodic block copolymer patterns for fundamental biological studies", TERM STEM / FORECAST “The tumor microenvironment”, 15-17 November 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Fontelo R, Chandaluri CG, Shenhar R, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, "Periodic block copolymer patterns for fundamental biological studies", International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Fontelo R, Chandaluri CG, Shenhar R, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, "Glycosaminoglycans incorporation into periodic block copolymer patterns for cell behaviour studies", Chem2Nature Second School, 5-9 June 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Gigante SC, Reis RL, Pires RA, "Vescalagin and castalagin inhibit the fibrillization of amyloid-beta and rescue cell viability", TERM STEM / FORECAST “The tumor microenvironment”, 15-17 November 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Gigante SC, Reis RL, Pires RA, "Vescalagin and castalagin rescue cell viability through the inhibition of amyloid-beta fibrillization", International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Gigante SC, Reis RL, Pires RA, "Cork polyphenols, an alternative strategy against amyloid-beta fibrillization", Chem2Nature Second School, 5-9 June 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Gigante SC, Reis RL, Pires RA, "Cork polyphenols, an alternative strategy against amyloid-beta fibrillization", XXV Encontro Nacional da SPQ, 16-19 July 2017, Lisboa, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Gigante SC, Reis RL, Pires RA, " Vescalagin and castalagin rescue cell viability through the inhibition of amyloid-beta fibrillization", XXV Encontro Nacional da SPQ, 16-19 July 2017, Lisboa, Portugal.
  • Borges J, Sousa MP, Cinar, G, Caridade SG, Pesqueira T, Guler MO, Mano JF, “Combining marine-origin polysaccharides and self-assembling peptide amphiphiles toward nanosized supramolecular multilayered biomaterials”, 5th International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science, 17-19 May 2017, Seville, Spain.
  • Costa AMS, Mano JF, “In air fabrication of polymeric capsules”, 5th International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science, 17-19 May 2017, Seville, Spain (Best Poster Award).
  • Borges J, Rodrigues JMM, Patrício, SG, Rosa, IC, Correia, FJS, Barrocas, C, Ferreira, MR, Mano JF, “Diversity of marine sources to extract polysaccharides for biomedical applications”, 2nd Chem2Nature Workshop, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Borges J, Sousa MP, Cinar, G, Caridade SG, Pesqueira T, Guler MO, Mano JF, “Designing nanosized supramolecular biomaterials by assembling marine polysaccharide and self-assembling peptide amphiphile multilayers”, 2nd Chem2Nature Workshop, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Adhesion of CD44 overexpressing cells in response of a multilayer PLL-HA system with different HA molecular weights”, Chem2Nature Second School, 5-9 June 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Focal adhesion sites in response of a multilayer PLL-HA system with different HA molecular weights: a QCM-D study”, 28th European Conference on Biomaterials, 4-8 September 2017, Athens, Greece.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Freitas D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Extracellular matrix inspired models for gastric cancer development: focus on hyaluronan-CD44 interactions", TERM STEM / FORECAST “The tumor microenvironment”, 15-17 November 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Carvalho AM, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Development of a glycan-based platform for the elucidation cell-glycosaminoglycans interactions”, TERM STEM / FORECAST “The tumor microenvironment”, 15-17 November 2017, Porto, Portugal.
  • Carvalho AM, Soares da Costa D, Rodrigues LC, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “High-throughput platform for the elucidation of cell-glycosaminoglycans interactions”, International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Carretero A, Novoa-Carballal R, Soares da Costa D, Silva C, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Diblock, tree- and brush-like glycosaminoglycan copolymers with preserved bioactivity by end-on oxime ligation”, International Symposium on Bioinspired Macromolecular Systems, 6-8 November 2017, Aveiro, Portugal.
  • Carretero A, Novoa-Carballal R, Soares da Costa D, Silva C, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Glycosaminoglycan copolymers with preserved bioactivity by end-on oxime ligation”, 5th International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science, 17-19 May 2017, Seville, Spain.
  • Correia CR, Gaifem J, Oliveira MB, Silvestre R, Mano JF, “Influence of surface modified poly(L-lactic acid) films on the differentiation of human monocytes into macrophages”, TERMIS-EU, 26-30 June 2017, Davos, Switzerland.
  • Brito A, Costa DS, Carvalho A, Reis, RL, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Smart Carbohydrate Nanonets: a sweet trap to sour the cancers’ progression” 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Biomaterials, 9-13 September 2018, Maastricht, Netherlands.
  • Brito A, Costa DS; Carvalho A, Reis RL, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Simple Carbohydrate Amphiphiles as Selective Therapeutics for Cancer”, Chem2Nature Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal.
  • Fontelo R, Soares da Costa D, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, "Antibacterial properties of cell selective block copolymers patterns", Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Gomes SF, Brito A, Caballero D, Costa DS, Brancato V, Kundu SC, Martins AM, Pashkuleva I, Reis RL, Pires RA, “Development of micropatterned supramolecular hydrogels for myocardium regeneration”, Chem2Nature Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal.
  • Gomes SF, Brito A, Caballero D, Costa DS, Kundu SC, Martins AM, Pashkuleva I, Reis RL, Pires RA. “Micropatterned supramolecular hydrogels promote cell alignment for myocardium regeneration”. Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Castro V, Gao Y, Brito A, Chen J, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Effect of stereochemistry on the assembly and properties of supramolecular structures made of short aromatic carbohydrate amphiphiles", Chem2Nature Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal.
  • Castro V, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Supramolecular hydrogels generated by short peptide sequences that mimic the extracellular matrix", Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Gomes M, Valcarcel J, Vázquez JA, Reis RL, Novoa-Carballal R, Pashkuleva I, “Proteoglycan mimics: Synthesis of brush glycopolymers via oxime condensation”, Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Dudik O, Amorim S, Silva TH, Pires RA, Reis RL, “Silica-based particles for effective immobilization of BMP-2”, Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Dudik O, Amorim S, Silva TH, Pires RA, Reis RL, “Mesoporous silica nanoparticles for the immobilization of BMP-2 targeting bone regeneration”, Chem2Nature Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal
  • Duarte F, Brito A, Reis RL, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Glycosylated dipeptides as hydrogelators: design, synthesis and characterization”, Chem2Nature Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal
  • Duarte F, Brito A, Reis RL, Pires RA, Pashkuleva I, “Supramolecular hydrogels from short glycosylated peptide amphiphiles”, Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Araújo AR, Correa J, Fernandez-Megia E, Reis RL, Pires RA, "Galloyl-terminated dendrimers block the formation of amyloid fibrils and rescue cell viability", 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Biomaterials, 9-13 September 2018, Maastricht, Netherlands.
  • Araújo AR, Correa J, Fernandez-Megia E, Reis RL, and Pires RA, "Gallic acid-based dendrimers modulate Aβ42 fibrillization and reduces cellular toxicity", 5th TERMIS World Congress, 4-7 September 2018, Kyoto, Japan.
  • Araújo AR, Correa J, Fernandez-Megia E, Reis RL, Pires RA, "GA-Dendrimer remodels Aβ42 peptide fibrils and reduces cellular toxicity", Ciência 2018, 2-4 July 2018, Lisboa, Portugal.
  • Barth D, Borges J, Pesqueira T, Guler MO, Cleymand F, Mano JF, “Layer-by-Layer build-up of hybrid polysaccharide/peptide amphiphile supramolecular thin films as matrices for cell culture”, Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Influence of Hyaluronic acid molecular weight on the epithelial-mesenchymal transition of gastric cancer cell”, Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Amorim S, Soares da Costa D, Reis CA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Molecular weight of Hyaluronic acid modulates the morphology of gastric cancer cell”, 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Biomaterials, 9-13 September 2018, Maastricht, Netherlands.
  • Amorim S, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, Pires RA, "Crosslinking effect on Poly-L-Lysine and Hyaluronic acid multilayers assembly: the influence of polyelectrolytes molecular weights”, Chem2Nature Third School, 3-6 June 2018, Porto, Portugal.
  • Novoa-Carballal R, Valcarcel J, Gomes M, Vazquez JA, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Synthesis of proteoglycan mimetic copolymers of hydroxyethyl methacrylate and glycosaminoglycans”, 7EuCheMS Chemistry Congress, 26-30 August 2018, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
  • Novoa-Carballal R.; Gomes M, Valcarcel J, Carretero A, Reis RL, Pashkuleva I, “Multivalent proteoglycan mimics generated by end-on oxime ligation”, Chem2Nature Final Conference, 25-26 October 2018, Guimarães, Portugal.

 

 

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Outreach activities

 

A number of outreach activities are being organized by the University of Minho during the execution of the project. These events target mainly the school pupils, enterprises, embassies, as well as University students from areas that are complementary to the research field of CHEM2NATURE. Examples of these events are listed below:

 

18/01/2016

  • Secondary Scholl Augusto Gomes

27/01/2016

  • Câmara de Comércio e Industria Luso-Alemã – Câmara de Guimarães

05/02/2016

  • Professional Insertion Offices Coordinators (GIP) from Ave

16/02/2016

  • Visit from the Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education.

17/02/2016

  • Mexican Embassy

19/02/2016

  • NEFUM (University of Minho Physics Students Nucleus).

11/03/2016

  • Esposende City Hall

18/04/2016

  • Students from the Advanced Course "Biopolymers based on renewable resources: from synthesis to applications, 3rd Ed."

28/04/2016

  • Prof. Nuno Maulide (Full Professor at University of Vienna) and Professor Artur Silva (Vice-President from Portuguese Society of Chemistry).

19/05/2016

  • Students and teachers from the Professional Course of Polymer Processing Technician.

30/05/2016

  • Professor Shu Guang Zhang, Rector from Macau

07/06/2016

  • International delegation with four representatives of the Government of Rio Grande do Norte, which includes members of the Research Support Foundation (FAPERN)

13/06/2016

  • Delegation of France Embassy

27/07/2016

  • Delegation of University of Vigo

28/07/2016

  • Students involved at “Summer in Campus

27/09/2016

  • Enterprise Fourmag, Lda.

27/09/2016

  • Delegation of Foreigners Universities and the Pró-Rector Prof. Filipe Vaz.

07/10/2016

  • Delegation from Estonia

12/10/2016

  • 10 Professors from High School Maximinos

07/11/2016

  • Students from Catholic University

11/11/2016

  • Dr. Abdu Bulama, Minister of Science and Technology from Nigeria.

13/12/2016

  • Students from Instituto Politécnico de Bragança

19/12/2016

  • European Commissioner for Research and Innovation, Carlos Moedas