Monthly Archives - April 2018

UMIB was represented at the 11th International Congress on Autoimmunity

UMIB was present at the 11th International Congress on Autoimmunity. The PhD rechearchers Carlos Vasconcelos, MD, PhD, and António Marinho, MD, PhD of the Autoimmunity and Neurosciences group of UMIB have represented our research unit at this international congress. An account of their intervention is available bellow. MedicoNews/NewsPharma | Facebook

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Ernestina Santos successfully defended her PhD Thesis

The PhD student Ernestina Santos, from the Autoimmunity & Neurosciences group of UMIB, successfully defended her PhD thesis on the past 9th April 2018, thus obtaining the PhD Degree. Our most recent PhD Researcher presented the work "Myasthenia gravis in the north of Portugal: epidemiological, clinical and serological study and immunopathology...

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FEBS Congress Grant awarded

The PhD students Luís Crisóstomo and Susana P. Almeida, from the Biology & Genetics of Reprodution research group of UMIB, were awarded with a FEBS Grant, to attend and present their work as a Poster at the 43rd FEBS Congress. This congress will be held from 7-12 July at...

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Prof. André Luz, MD, PhD, of the Endocrine, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Research group, applies an innovative technique at Centro Hospitalar do Porto

Lung angioplasty for the treatment of arterial lung hypertension associated to chronic thromboembolic disease Last April 4th, 2018, three pulmonary angioplasties for the treatment of pulmonary hypertension associated with chronic thromboembolic disease were performed for the first time at Centro Hospitalar do Porto (CHP). The patients were selected by the doctors...

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International Missions – China, 2018

UMIB PhD researchers Marco G. Alves and Pedro F. Oliveira, of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction group, were invited by the University of Zhejiang, China, to integrate an advanced course on Metabolic Diseases and Natural Products. Pedro F. Oliveira spoke a lecture intitled: “Rodent models for the study of...

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UMIB research featured in the Media

The news portal of the University of Porto highlights the work developed in the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction group. This mention highlights the research led by Marco G. Alves in an effort to improve the methodologies for spermatozoa preservation. This research project further involves the PhD researcher Pedro F. Oliveira, PhD, the PhD...

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