Tag - Biology and Genetics of Reproduction

UMIB Researchers awarded at the “8º Congresso Português de Medicina da Reprodução”

UMIB's group "Biology and Genetics of Reproduction/Molecular and Cellular Medicine" had fruitful participation in the "8º Congresso Português de Medicina da Reprodução". Mário Sousa and coworkers were awarded for best poster presentation with the work: "Uso de espermatozoides testiculares nos tratamentos em pacientes com falhas repetidas de implantação". Congratulations...

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Rosália Sá and colleagues have been awarded the SPMR prize 2021!

UMIB researchers Rosália Sá, PhD, Mário Sousa, PhD, MD, from the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction/Molecular and Cellular Medicine group and Carolina Garcia, MSc, Ana Gonçalves, PhD, Alberto Bartos, PhD, MD, and Luís Gales, PhD, were awarded by the Portuguese Society of Reproductive Medicine (SPMR) with the research prize 2021. The prize,...

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David F. Carrageta

David F. Carrageta was awarded with the SPD “Charneco da Costa” grant!

David F. Carrageta was awarded with the "Charneco da Costa" research grant at the 17th Portuguese Congress of Diabetes. The prize granted by the Portuguese Society of Diabetology awards 5000€ to support an innovative project in fundamental research on diabetes. David was awarded for the project “Insulinossomes - a...

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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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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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UMIB researcher was part of the jury committee of the X International Natural Sciences Tournament

Luís Crisóstomo, MSc, PhD student and researcher of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction research group, was a member of the juries committee of the X International Natural Sciences Tournament (http://www.scitourn.com/index) at the invitation of the organization. In addition, he was also the presenter of the opening and closing sessions of...

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Luís Crisóstomo, M.Sc.

Luís Crisóstomo was selected to participate in the 20th Young Scientists Forum (YSF)

Luís Crisóstomo, MSc, PhD student and researcher of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction research group, was selected for the 20th Young Scientists Forum (YSF), with the work "Diet intervention after childhood obesity is insufficient to revert changes in testicular metabolic/lipidomic profiles and sperm quality". This forum dedicated to the advanced training...

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UMIB researcher has been awarded with an “ECO/ICO 2020 Travel Grant”

David Carrageta, PhD student of Biomedical Sciences and researcher of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction research group, has been awarded with an ECO/ICO 2020 Travel Grant. This grant is attributed for the presentation of his work entitled “Hyperglycemia induces capacitation and ROS overproduction on human sperm” on the European and International Congress...

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UMIB researcher is an invited speaker at the 3rd ICFC

Marco G. Alves, PhD, researcher of the Biology & Genetics of Reproduction research group of UMIB, is one of the invited speakers at the 3rd International Conference on Food Contaminants: Challenges on Risk Assessment, held in Aveiro on the 26th and 27th September 2019. His talk will be entitled "Sperm quality is dangerously low...

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A researcher from UMIB attended the AVANCE/TopSpin Basic course

David F. Carrageta, MSc, PhD student and researcher of the Biology & Genetics of Reproduction research group of UMIB, has attended the AVANCE/TopSpin course - Autumn 2019, one of the courses on NMR organized by Bruker. This edition was held at the Bruker BioSpin GmbH headquarters in Rheinstetten, Germany, from 16th to 20th September...

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