1 BioTecNorte - Underpinning Biotechnology to foster the north of Portugal bioeconomy

Funding body: NORTE2020 ; Portugal 2020 ; FEDER - Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional ; CCDR-N - Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte

Funding Program: Programa Operacional Regional do Norte (Norte 2020) - Sistema de Apoio à Investigação Científica e Tecnológica - “Projetos Estruturados de I&D&I” (Aviso NORTE-45-2015-02)

Reference: NORTE-01-0145-FEDER-000004

Funding (CEB): 3 498 352,00 €

Principal Investigator: Eugénio Campos Ferreira

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019


2 UID/BIO/04469/2013 - Strategic funding 2015-2017

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020 ; Portugal 2020 ; FEDER - Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional

Funding Program: na

Reference: UID/BIO/04469/2013

Funding (CEB): 3 045 180,00 €

Principal Investigator: Eugénio Campos Ferreira

Start: 01-01-2015

End: 31-12-2017


3 FOLSMART - Folate-Target Nanodevies to Activated Macrophages for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Funding body: EC - European Commission

Funding Program: H2020-NMP-PILOTS-2015

Reference: 683356

Funding (CEB): 1 460 625,00 €

Principal Investigator: Artur Cavaco-Paulo

Start: 01-01-2016

End: 31-12-2019


4 Novel Anaerobes - Novel Anaerobes for a Biobased Economy

Funding body: EC - European Commission

Funding Program: ERC Advanced Grant

Reference: 323009

Funding (CEB): 986 471,00 €

Principal Investigator: Alfons Stams

Start: 01-04-2013

End: 31-03-2018


5 MultiBiorefinery - Multi‐purpose strategies for broadband agro‐forest and fisheries by‐products valorisation: a step forward for a truly integrated biorefinery

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020 ; FEDER - Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional

Funding Program: Sistema de Apoio à Investigação Científica e Tecnológica (SAICT): Programas de Atividades Conjuntas (PAC)

Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016403

Funding (CEB): 405 600,00 €

Principal Investigator: Eugénio Campos Ferreira

Start: 01-01-2017

End: 31-12-2019


6 DP EQBio (N2020) - Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering

Funding body: NORTE2020 ; Portugal 2020 ; Fundo Social Europeu ; CCDR-N - Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte

Funding Program: Formação Avançada - “Programas Doutorais” (NORTE-69-2015-15)

Reference: NORTE-08-5369-FSE-000052

Funding (CEB): 371 250,00 €

Principal Investigator: Eugénio Campos Ferreira

Start: 01-10-2016

End: 30-09-2019


7 INFACT - Functional materials for fast diagnosis of wound infection

Funding body: EC - European Commission

Funding Program: FP7-NMP-2013-SME-7

Reference: 604278

Funding (CEB): 344 760,00 €

Principal Investigator: Artur Cavaco-Paulo

Start: 01-01-2014

End: 31-12-2017


8 DD-Decaf - Bioinformatics Services for Data-Driven Design of Cell Factories and Communities

Funding body: EC - European Commission

Funding Program: Horizon 2020 Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies: Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing (LEIT BIOTECHNOLOGY)

Reference: H2020-LEIT-BIO-2015-1 686070-1

Funding (CEB): 341 691,00 €

Principal Investigator: Isabel Rocha

Start: 01-03-2016

End: 29-02-2020


9 DP BIOENG (N2020) - Doctoral Program in Bioengineering

Funding body: NORTE2020 ; Portugal 2020 ; Fundo Social Europeu ; CCDR-N - Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte

Funding Program: Formação Avançada - “Programas Doutorais” (NORTE-69-2015-15)

Reference: NORTE-08-5369-FSE-000053

Funding (CEB): 297 000,00 €

Principal Investigator: Eugénio Campos Ferreira

Start: 01-10-2016

End: 30-09-2019


10 DP Inov4Food (N2020) - Doctoral Program in Food Science and Technology, and Nutrition

Funding body: NORTE2020 ; Portugal 2020 ; Fundo Social Europeu ; CCDR-N - Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte

Funding Program: Formação Avançada - “Programas Doutorais” (NORTE-69-2015-15)

Reference: NORTE-08-5369-FSE-000036

Funding (CEB): 297 000,00 €

Principal Investigator: José António Teixeira

Start: 01-10-2016

End: 30-09-2019


11 MORE - Enhanced microbial oil bioremediation by ferric minerals

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020 ; FEDER - Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/AAG-TEC/3500/2014

Funding (CEB): 197 403,00 €

Principal Investigator: Ana Júlia Cavaleiro

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 01-07-2019


12 INOVCONTROLFIL - Innovative strategies to control filamentous overgrowth in activated sludge wastewater treatment

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/AAG-TEC/3331/2014

Funding (CEB): 196 767,00 €

Principal Investigator: Ana Nicolau

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019


13 SISBI - Intelligent decision support system for Industrial Biotechnology

Funding body: ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, S.A. ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: COMPETE 2020

Reference: NORTE-01-0247-FEDER-003381

Funding (CEB): 184 914,00 €

Principal Investigator: Miguel Rocha

Start: 01-01-2016

End: 31-12-2018


14 Synphage - Construction of synthetic phages to combat infectious bacterial diseases

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; Portugal 2020

Funding Program: POCI

Reference: PTDC/BBB-BSS/6471/2014

Funding (CEB): 178 987,00 €

Principal Investigator: Joana Azeredo

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019


15 ENROBEE - Technology for the impermeabilization of food components aiming at their incorporation in hydrophilic food matrices

Funding body: ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, S.A. ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: COMPETE 2020

Reference: 003398

Funding (CEB): 175 449,00 €

Principal Investigator: António Vicente

Start: 01-01-2016

End: 31-12-2018


16 iBone Therapies - Terapias inovadoras para a regeneração óssea

Funding body: ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, S.A.

Funding Program: Portugal 2020

Reference: 003262

Funding (CEB): 168 197,00 €

Principal Investigator: Miguel Gama

Start: 01-01-2016

End: 31-12-2018


17 RehaBioSys - Rehabilitation of Contaminated Natural Systems - Advanced Bioremediation towards Sustainability

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; FEDER - Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional

Funding Program: POCI

Reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016576

Funding (CEB): 163 934,00 €

Principal Investigator: Teresa Tavares

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019


18 ApiLyse - A novel bacteriophage-derived approach for Paenibacillus larvae control in Apiculture

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/CVT-EPI/4008/2014

Funding (CEB): 150 842,00 €

Principal Investigator: Ana Oliveira

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 28-01-2019


19 DP AEM (N2020) - Doctoral Program in Applied and Environmental Microbiology

Funding body: NORTE2020 ; Portugal 2020 ; Fundo Social Europeu ; CCDR-N - Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte

Funding Program: Formação Avançada - “Programas Doutorais” (NORTE-69-2015-15)

Reference: na

Funding (CEB): 148 500,00 €

Principal Investigator: Nelson Lima

Start: 01-10-2016

End: 30-09-2019


20 Coded-FISH - Development of a novel colour-coded RING FISH method: an innovative tool for the detection of antibiotic resistant clinical pathogens

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020 ; FEDER - Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/DTP-PIC/4562/2014

Funding (CEB): 133 573,00 €

Principal Investigator: Carina Almeida

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 01-07-2019


21 FOGdigest - Activation of the Inverted Anaerobic Sludge Blanket (IASB) reactor Pilot Plant

Funding body: ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, S.A. ; Portugal 2020 ; FEDER - Fundo Europeu de Desenvolvimento Regional

Funding Program: Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalização

Reference: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-017679 (Aviso n.º 31/SI/2015)

Funding (CEB): 129 561,00 €

Principal Investigator: Madalena Alves

Start: 01-12-2016

End: 31-05-2018


22 NanoMaxiSafe - Functionalized nanostructured delivery systems for food applications: strategies to maximize bioactive compounds’ bioavailability and their safety evaluation

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/AGR­TEC/5215/2014

Funding (CEB): 116 997,00 €

Principal Investigator: Ana Cristina Pinheiro

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019


23 REDVALUE - Technological Alliance to complete the forest and agroindustrial production cycle

Funding body: na

Funding Program: INTERREG V-B Sudoe

Reference: SOE1/P1/E0123

Funding (CEB): 100 317,00 €

Principal Investigator: José António Teixeira

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019


24 YeastTempTation - Tailoring thermotolerant yeasts for more sustainable, eco-efficient and competitive industrial fermentations

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; EC - European Commission

Funding Program: ERA Industrial Biotechnology

Reference: ERA-IB-2-6/0001/2014

Funding (CEB): 100 000,00 €

Principal Investigator: José António Teixeira

Start: 01-04-2016

End: 31-03-2019


25 Waste4Lip - Lipid Production by Yarrowia lipolytica growing on waste/wastewater streams

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

Funding Program: Projetos conjuntos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - TÜBITAK 2014

Reference: TUBITAK/0009/2014

Funding (CEB): 96 656,00 €

Principal Investigator: Isabel Belo

Start: 01-01-2017

End: 31-12-2019


26 DYNAMICS - Analysis and optimization of industrial microorganisms under dynamic process conditions

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; EC - European Commission

Funding Program: ERA-IB

Reference: ERA-IB-2/0002/2014

Funding (CEB): 86 000,00 €

Principal Investigator: Isabel Rocha

Start: 01-04-2015

End: 31-03-2018


27 MPP-BES - MIT-Portugal Program - Bioengineering Systems (Phase 2)

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

Funding Program: Programa MIT-Portugal

Reference: MPP BES

Funding (CEB): 83 000,00 €

Principal Investigator: Eugénio Campos Ferreira

Start: 01-01-2013

End: 31-12-2017


28 DP BiomedEng (N2020) - Doctoral Program in Biomedical Engineering

Funding body: NORTE2020 ; Portugal 2020 ; Fundo Social Europeu ; CCDR-N - Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Norte

Funding Program: Formação Avançada - “Programas Doutorais” (NORTE-69-2015-15)

Reference: NORTE-08-5369-FSE-000012

Funding (CEB): 74 250,00 €

Principal Investigator: Miguel Gama

Start: 01-01-2017

End: 31-12-2019


29 Arroz-BIG - Development of rice products with low glycemic index

Funding body: ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, S.A. ; COMPETE 2020 ; Portugal 2020

Funding Program: POCI Sistema de Incentivos à Investigação e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico (SI I&DT) - Projetos em Co-Promoção, Aviso 33/SI/2015

Reference: 017931

Funding (CEB): 73 395,00 €

Principal Investigator: António Vicente

Start: 01-01-2017

End: 31-12-2019


30 BUILD - Bacterial Cellulose Leather

Funding body: ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, S.A. ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: Portugal 2020

Reference: 003435

Funding (CEB): 70 000,00 €

Principal Investigator: Miguel Gama

Start: 01-10-2015

End: 30-09-2018


31 SkinChip - Disruptive cellulose-based microfluidic device for 3D skin modelling

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/BBB-BIO/1889/2014

Funding (CEB): 59 832,00 €

Principal Investigator: Anabela Alves

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019


32 MYCHIF - Mycotoxin mixtures in food and feed: holistic, innovative, flexible risk assessment modelling approach

Funding body: EFSA - European Food Safety Authority

Funding Program: na

Reference: na

Funding (CEB): 47 500,00 €

Principal Investigator: Armando Venâncio

Start: 07-12-2016

End: 31-12-2019


33 RItrain - Research Infrastructures Training Programme

Funding body: EC - European Commission

Funding Program: H2020-INFRASUPP-2014-2

Reference: 654156 (internal reference number: SEP-210180120)

Funding (CEB): 43 958,00 €

Principal Investigator: Nelson Lima

Start: 01-09-2015

End: 31-08-2019


34 ACTONp53 - Regulação farmacológica das proteínas da família p53: a caminho de novas terapias anticancerígenas

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/DTP-FTO/1981/2014

Funding (CEB): 20 400,00 €

Principal Investigator: Lucília Domingues

Start: 01-04-2016

End: 31-03-2019


35 CrystalFlow - Continuous crystallization of ative pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs)

Funding body: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; COMPETE 2020

Funding Program: Projetos de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico - 2014

Reference: PTDC/QEQ-PRS/3787/2014 (POCI-01-0145-FEDER-016816)

Funding (CEB): 14 400,00 €

Principal Investigator: José António Teixeira

Start: 01-07-2016

End: 30-06-2019