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Biotech innovation to market – challenges facing entrepreneurship

  • May 23, 2019
  • Auditorio B1 - CPII - Campus de Gualtar da Universidsde do Minho

Target audience: students, graduates, entrepreneurs and other professionals in Biotechnology

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EXPOBIOTEC 2019 - Biotech Expo

  • May 21, 2019
  • Campus de Gualtar, CP2

Seminars and workshops by key speakers in the field of Biological Engineering and Biotechnology, including entrepreneurs, industrialists, academics, alumni, investors, associations that promote the employment and entrepreneurship, among others

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CEB @ Pint of Science Braga

  • May 20, 2019
  • Barhaus, Rossio e SETRA

Pint of Science is an international science festival that takes place every year, in several countries simultaneously, in several cities in the world and this year it opens in Braga.

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Supermarkets' bags will be made from cheese whey

  • April 27, 2019
  • Expresso

The usual bags and packaging for fruit and vegetables will be banned in 2020. In Valencia the successors are born: biodegradable plastics made with food waste. They arrive this year at the hypermarkets of Portugal.

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Recent Projects


Development of structured fat for use in meat products by replacement of animal fat


Strategic funding 2019


Modular cell factories for the production of 100 compounds from the shikimate pathway

PARTEX [2019]

Development of (bio) molecules' cocktails (including (bio) polymers, enzymes and (bio) surfactants) to promote additional oil recovery

Welcome to CEB

I welcome you to this website where you will find all about CEB.

I invite you to explore this website and get acquainted with the activities of a highly motivated interdisciplinary team of researchers from 40 nationalities always looking for innovation and initiatives to fulfil its mission of creating cutting edge knowledge and value for the society. We all embrace our mission of linking life and technology to shape the future.

Director, Eugénio Campos Ferreira

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