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UMIB Researchers awarded at the “Congresso Português de Diabetes”

UMIB's group "Endocrine and Metabolic Research" had fruitful participation on the "Congresso Português de Diabetes" by winning the award GIFT-SPD for the work "Pre-operative and long-term signatures associated with type 2 diabetes remission". Bruno Soares, MD, received the award for best clinical research poster. David F. Carrageta, MSc, received...

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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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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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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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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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Carolina B. Lobato, MD

UMIB researcher awards a PhD grant in Denmark!

Carolina B. Lobato, MD has been awarded with a PhD grant funded by the Danish Diabetes Academy and the Novo Nordisk Foundation. The researcher of the Endocrine and Metabolic Research group will proceed her doctoral studies at the Københavns Universitet - University of Copenhagen, where she will work on the...

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Consultório - Porto Canal

Diabetes in pandemic times

Recent data of the Portuguese Observatory on Diabetes elicits that the hospitalization risk due to COVID-19 is three times higher in diabetic patients. From those, 20% had to be transferred to the Intensive Care Unit. In this context, Prof. Mariana P. Monteiro, General Coordinator of the Unit for Multidisciplinary Research...

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Marco G. Alves was awarded with a GIFT research grant

A team of researchers of the Biology and Genetics of Reproduction group of UMIB, led by Marco G. Alves, PhD, was awarded with a grant of the Study Group In Fundamental and Translational Research (GIFT) of the Portuguese Society of Diabetology (SPD), for the project entitled "Paternal glucose metabolism deregulation and diabetes...

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