Research Group

Bioprocess and Bionanotechnology


Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Solutions from the spin-off Solfarcos

  • February 16, 2018
  • UMinho

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Prize awarded to Prof Artur Cavaco Paulo in China

  • September 28, 2016
  • Jiangsu, China

Artur Cavaco Paulo has just been awarded the Jiangsu Friendship Award for his work for the development of Jiangsu Province in China.

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Novel Horizon 2020 research project for Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • March 24, 2016
  • Braga

Novel Horizon 2020 research project FOLSMART starting off with the goal of an improved treatment method for Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Recent Projects


Underpinning Biotechnology to foster the north of Portugal bioeconomy


Folate-Target Nanodevices to Activated Macrophages for Rheumatoid Arthritis


Functional materials for fast diagnosis of wound infection


Novel approaches for prevention and degeneration of pathogenic bacteria biofilms formed on medical devices e.g. catheters