Alexandre Leitão

PhD Student


Qualifications

  • 2014: PhD Program on Biomedical Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2006: Biologia Aplicada, Universidade do Minho
  • 2009: Mestrado em Biologia Marinha, Universidade de Aveiro
  • 2010 - 2014: Bacterial cellulose/polyvinyl alcohol nanocomposite as a biomaterial for small caliber vascular grafts

Recent Publications

1
Inhalation of bacterial cellulose nanofibrils triggers an inflammatory response and changes lung tissue morphology of mice
  • Toxicological Research, 35(1), 45-63, 2019
2
A novel small-caliber bacterial cellulose vascular prosthesis: production, characterization, and preliminary in vivo testing
  • Macromolecular Bioscience, 16(16), 139-150, 2016
3
Hemocompatibility study of a bacterial cellulose/polyvinyl alcohol nanocomposite
  • Colloids and Surfaces B- Biointerfaces, 111, 493-502, 2013
4
Production and characterization of a new bacterial cellulose/poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocomposite
  • Materials, 6(5), 1956-1966, 2013
5
Studies on the hemocompatibility of bacterial nanocellulose
  • Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society, 245(118-CELL), 2013
6
Hemocompatibility study of a bacterial cellulose/polyvinyl alcohol nanocomposite
  • Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 6(S1), 220-220, 2012
7
Recycling of cellulases in lignocellulosic hydrolysates using alkaline elution
  • Bioresource Technology, 110, 526-533, 2012
8
  • Wilson, J.M.; Leitão, Alexandre F.; Gonçalves, A.F.; Ferreira, C.; Reis-Santos, P.; Fonseca, A.-V.; Moreira da Silva, J.; Antunes, J.C.; Pereira-Wilson, C.; Coimbra, J.
Modulation of branchial ion transport protein expression by salinity in glass eels (Anguilla anguilla L.)
  • Marine Biology, 151(5), 1633-1645, 2007
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