Ana Loureiro

Post-Doc


Qualifications

  • 2015: PhD Program in Molecular and Environmental Biology, Universidade do Minho
  • Since 2016: Protein-based nanoparticles for therapeutic applications
  • 2009 - 2015: Protein-based nanodevices for therapeutic applications

Past Students


Recent Publications

1
PTS micelles for the delivery of hydrophobic methotrexate
  • International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 566, 282-290, 2019
2
Quantification of drugs encapsulated in liposomes by 1H NMR
  • Colloids and Surfaces B- Biointerfaces, 179, 414-420, 2019
3
BSA/ASN/Pol407 nanoparticles for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia treatment
  • Biochemical Engineering Journal, 141, 80-88, 2019
4
Internalization of methotrexate conjugates by folate receptor-α
  • Biochemistry, 57(49), 6780-6786, 2018
5
Keratin-based particles for protection and restoration of hair properties
  • International Journal of Cosmetic Science, 40(4), 408-419, 2018
6
The absence of albumin improves in vitro cellular uptake and disruption of Poloxamer 407-based nanoparticles inside cancer cells
  • Molecular Pharmaceutics, 15(2), 527-535, 2018
7
Oil-based cyclo-oligosaccharide nanodevices for drug encapsulation
  • Colloids and Surfaces B- Biointerfaces, 159, 259-267, 2017
8
PEGylation greatly enhances laccase polymerase activity
  • ChemCatChem, 9(20), 3888-3894, 2017
9
Ultrasound-assisted swelling of bacterial cellulose
  • Engineering in Life Sciences, 17(10), 1108-1117, 2017
10
Neutral PEGylated liposomal formulation for efficient folate-mediated delivery of MCL1 siRNA to activated macrophages
  • Colloids and Surfaces B- Biointerfaces, 155, 459-465, 2017
11
Assessment of liposome disruption to quantify drug delivery in vitro
  • Biochimica et Biophysica Acta-Biomembranes, 1858(2), 163-167, 2016
12
Albumin-based nanodevices as drug carriers
  • Current Pharmaceutical Design, 22(10), 1371-1390, 2016
13
Protein formulations for emulsions and solid-in-oil dispersions
  • Trends in Biotechnology, 34(6), 495-505, 2016
14
Size controlled protein nanoemulsions for active targeting of folate receptor positive cells
  • Colloids and Surfaces B- Biointerfaces, 135, 90-98, 2015
15
Peptide anchor for folate-targeted liposomal delivery
  • Biomacromolecules, 16(9), 2904-2910, 2015
16
Folic acid-tagged protein nanoemulsions loaded with CORM-2 enhance the survival of mice bearing subcutaneous A20 lymphoma tumors
  • Nanomedicine-Nanotechnology Biology and Medicine, 11(5), 1077-1083, 2015
17
  • Nogueira, Eugénia; Lager, Franck; Le Roux, Delphine; Nogueira, Patrícia; Freitas, Jaime; Charvet, Celine; Renault, Gilles; Loureiro, Ana; Almeida, Catarina R.; Ohradanova-Repic, Anna; Machacek, Christian; Bernardes, Gonçalo J.L.; Moreira, Alexandra; Stockinger, Hannes; Burnet, Michael; Carmo, Alexandre M.; Gomes, A.C.; Preto, A.; Bismuth, Georges; Cavaco-Paulo, Artur
Enhancing methotrexate tolerance with folate tagged liposomes in arthritic mice
  • Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 11(12), 2243-2252, 2015
18
Functionalized protein nanoemulsions by incorporation of chemically modified BSA
  • RSC Advances, 5(7), 4976-4983, 2015
19
Sonochemical and hydrodynamic cavitation reactors for laccase/hydrogen peroxide cotton bleaching
  • Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 21(2), 774-781, 2014
20
Gene silencing by siRNA nanoparticles synthesized via sonochemical method
  • Journal of Nanomedicine & Nanotechnology, 5(3), 1-5, 2014
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