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Marco G. Alves, PhD

Marco G. Alves is featured in “Future Shapers”

Marco G. Alves, Integrated PhD researcher of UMIB is featured in the documentary "The science that drives the future", included in the "Future Shapers" week. This event is promoted by the "ScaleUp Porto." to celebrate the creative minds working in the city of Porto. https://youtu.be/if7Ee1OJzDs?list=TLGGPJlIahBjmxMyNTA1MjAyMQ

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Centenary of Insulin discovery

Exhibition: A visit to the History of Diabetes

The exhibition "A visit to the History of Diabetes in the Centenary of the Insulin Discovery", which celebrates the 100 years from the discovery of insulin, continues its tour through the North of Portugal, now being held at the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS) of the University...

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PhD defense - Patrícia Rodrigues

Patrícia Rodrigues – PhD title achieved!

The public PhD defense of the PhD student Patrícia Rodrigues (Cardiovascular Research) was held remotely on the 19th of November 2020. The work was entitled “Role of cardiac imaging in the evaluation of diseases with unclearheart involvement”. The defense was conducted by Professor Artur Águas (Immunology of Infection research group...

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Visão-20201119

UMIB-made research was featured at “Visão” newsmagazine!

In its issue of 19th November 2020, "Visão" newsmagazine features mRNA-based therapies, as the most recent hope in the development of an effective and safe COVID-19 vaccine. In this context, the research led by Marco G. Alves of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction group, recently awarded by SPMR, was...

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Researchers in the classroom

UMIB researchers celebrate the National Day for Scientific Culture

On the 24th November, Bárbara Rodrigues and Ivo Barros, researchers of the Clinical and Experimental Human Genomics group, gave a lecture to 9th-graders of the Filipa de Vilhena High School, in Porto. This lecture focused on the contribution of Science and Technology in the advancement of our knowledge in...

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Patrícia Rodrigues, MD

PhD Defense – Patrícia Rodrigues, MD

Patrícia Rodrigues, PhD student of the Cardiovascular Research group of UMIB, will defend her PhD Thesis on the 19th November 2020, at 14:15. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the public defense of her thesis, entitled "Role of cardiac imaging in the evaluation of diseases with unclear heart involvement", will...

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American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism

UMIB-made research featured in AJP-Endo

A recently published paper by Luís Crisóstomo and Marco G. Alves, researchers of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction group of UMIB, was featured in a press release of the American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism. In this paper, the first of its kind, the researchers describe the...

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P.F. Oliveira and M.G. Alves

Marco G. Alves and colleagues have been awarded the SPMR prize 2020!

Marco G. Alves, researcher of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction group, and Pedro F. Oliveira, former member, were awarded by the Portuguese Society of Reproductive Medicine (SPMR) with the research prize 2020. The prize, worth 5.000€, has been awarded to the project "GPR30 mRNA abundance in human spermatozoa and...

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João Araújo Correia talks about the impact of COVID-19

João Araújo Correia, director of the Internal Medicine service at Centro Hospitalar do Porto and a member of the Autoimmunity & Neurosciences group research, recently gave an interview to the newspaper Expresso, to talk about the impact of Covid-19. Read the article at: https://expresso.pt/coronavirus/2020-08-09-Presidente-da-Sociedade-de-Medicina-Interna-Varios-doentes-nao-covid-chegaram-tarde-demais?fbclid=IwAR0-_tLStLvk1tmhIVp_kgUPX8Kc-GwIIlfhXv55V_14a6_ZFJEbkZm-5kw

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António Araújo, MD, PhD

António Araújo talks about the impact of COVID-19 on lung cancer patients

António Araújo, director of the Medical Oncology service at Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, was on the Bom Dia Portugal program to talk about the impact of Covid-19 on lung cancer patients. If you have missed his participation, you can recall it here.

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