Fábia Andrade

PhD Student


  • 2010: PhD Program on Biomedical Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2006 - 2010: Desenvolvimento de estruturas à base de celulose bacteriana para a produção de próteses vasculares

Recent Publications

Studies on the biocompatibility of bacterial cellulose
  • Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers, 28(1), 97-112, 2013
Studies on the hemocompatibility of bacterial nanocellulose
  • Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, 245(118-CELL), 2013
Bacterial cellulose modified using recombinant proteins to improve neuronal and mesenchymal cell adhesion
  • Biotechnology Progress, 28(2), 526-532, 2012
Studies on the hemocompatibility of bacterial cellulose
  • Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 98A(4), 554-566, 2011
Improving bacterial cellulose for blood vessel replacement: functionalization with a chimeric protein containing a cellulose-binding module and an adhesion peptide
  • Acta Biomaterialia, 6(10), 4034-4041, 2010
Surface modification of bacterial cellulose by nitrogen-containing plasma for improved interaction with cells
  • Carbohydrate Polymers, 82(3), 692-698, 2010
Improving the affinity of fibroblasts for bacterial cellulose using carbohydrate-binding modules fused to RGD
  • Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A, 92A(1), 9-17, 2010
Development of a strategy to functionalize a dextrin-based hydrogel for animal cell cultures using a starch-binding module fused to RGD sequence
  • BMC Biotechnology, 8(78), 1-8, 2008
Production of recombinant carbohydrate-binding modules fused to RGD: Functional studies using bacterial cellulose
  • Tissue Engineering Part A, 14(5), 899-899, 2008
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