Vera Carvalho

Post-Doc


Qualifications

  • 2010: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2011 - 2017: Development of hemostatic patches of bacterial cellulose. Strategies for the expression of biologically active human bone morphogenetic protein-2
  • 2007 - 2010: Development of carrier systems for the controlled release of interleukin-10

Recent Publications

1
Recombinant CBM-fusion technology – applications overview
  • Biotechnology Advances, 33(3-4), 358-369, 2015
2
Self-assembled mannan nanogel: cytocompatibility and cell localization
  • Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology, 8(3), 473-481, 2012
3
Development of a hybrid dextrin hydrogel encapsulating dextrin nanogel as protein delivery system
  • Biomacromolecules, 13(2), 517-527, 2012
4
Self-assembled dextrin nanogel as protein carrier: controlled release and biological activity of IL-10
  • Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 108(8), 1977-1986, 2011
5
Biological activity of heterologous murine interleukin-10 and preliminary studies on the use of a dextrin nanogel as a delivery system
  • International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 400(1-2), 234-242, 2010
6
Dextrin nanoparticles as a protein delivery system: the interleukin-10 case study
  • EUROPEAN CELLS & MATERIALS, 20(Suppl 3), 34, 2010
7
The inhibitory effect of an RGD-human chitin-binding domain fusion protein on the adhesion of fibroblasts to reacetylated chitosan films
  • Molecular Biotechnology, 40(3), 269-279, 2008
8
Cloning, expression and characterization of a chitin-binding domain
  • Journal of Biotechnology, 131(2 Suppl.), S255-S255, 2007
9
Novel hydrogel obtained by chitosan and dextrin-VA co-polymerization
  • Biotechnology Letters, 28(16), 1279-1284, 2006
10
Purification, structure and immunobiological activity of an arabinan-rich pectic polysaccharide from the cell walls of prunus dulcis seeds
  • Carbohydrate Research, 339(15), 2555-2566, 2004
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