Author - Luís Crisóstomo

Core Facility opening

New Core Facility at UMIB!

The new Core Facility at UMIB is now officially open! This core facility dedicated to Metabolomics & Mitochondrial Physiology will serve both UMIB Researchers and External Users, providing a proper support according to the needs of the projects and the specifications of the equipment, thus optimizing resources! For further information...

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I WebRePRO

UMIB researchers awarded at the I WebRePRO!

UMIB had a major participation and contribution to the I WebRePRO. David Carrageta has even awarded with the Best Selected Talk Award, for his talk "Human spermatozoa secrete insulin in a glucose-dependent manner", while Luís Crisóstomo and has awarded a Honourable Mention for his poster presentation, "Testicular Inherited metabolic...

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UMIB Researchers served as Jurors at the Online INST2021!

Luís Crisóstomo and João Ribeiro have participated in the International Natural Sciences Tournament as Jurors. This year edition was held online, from 22nd to 25th July, with four teams from three different countries competing for the Trophy. Congratulations!

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Mariana habilitation degree

Mariana P. Monteiro – Habilitation degree

Mariana P. Monteiro, General-Director of UMIB and Principal Investigator of the Metabolic and Endocrine Research group, has been granted with the Associate Professor with habilitation degree of ICBAS - School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences of the University of Porto. Professor Mariana P. Monteiro has received the honor after successfully...

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FEBS 2021

UMIB Researcher awarded at the FEBS 2021!

The poster "Ancestral paternal exposure to high-fat diets causes testicular metabolic and functional disturbances in mice up to two generations" by Luís Crisóstomo was awarded with the FEBS Letters Poster of the Day Award at the FEBS 2021. Congratulations!

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Scientific Seminars UMIB – Session #1

The 4th cycle of Scientific Seminars UMIB has started on the 2nd of June with a talk by the PhD student Luís Crisóstomo entitled "Inherited metabolic memory of exposure to high-fat diet causes sperm defects up to two generations". The next session of the Scientific Seminars UMIB will be held...

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Opening ceremony

Opening Ceremony: A visit to the History of Diabetes

The exhibition "A visit to the History of Diabetes" has been officially open on the 26th May. This exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary from the discovery of insulin. The opening ceremony was held with the presence of Professor José Luís Medina, Professor Luís Gardete, Professor Mafalda Reis, Professor Mariana...

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Best Poster Award – Basic Science

Best poster Award – David F. Carrageta

David F. Carrageta has been awarded the Best Poster Award – Basic Science at the European Congress of Endocrinology (ECE 2021), for his poster entitled “Insulin production by human spermatozoa in response to glucose stimuli”. The congress was virtually held from 21st to 24th May. Congratulations!

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Josefina Santos, MD

PhD Defense – Josefina Santos, MD

Josefina Santos, PhD student of the Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation group of UMIB, will defend her PhD Thesis on the 10th May 2021, at 14:15. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the public defense of her thesis, entitled "Chronic Kidney Disease in the Elderly: Understanding Outcomes and Trajectories of Kidney...

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Mariana Monteiro 2021

Mariana P. Monteiro joins the Expert Panel of the World Heart Federation

Mariana P. Monteiro, MD, PhD, General Coordinator of UMIB and Principal Investigator of the Endocrine and Metabolic Research group, has joined the Expert Panel of the World Heart Federation. Mariana is the only South European researcher in the Expert Panel of the most important world organization dedicated to cardiovascular...

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