FUNctional CARBohydrates
and Nanobiotechnology


Dextrine hydrogel for biomedical applications

  • September 09, 2015
  • YouTube

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New spinoff of Minho University: BCTechnologies

  • September 02, 2013
  • Braga

Development of applications of Bacterial NanoCellulose - using science-based approaches to meet industry needs

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1st International Symposium on Bacterial Cellulose

  • April 07, 2013
  • New Orleans

Miguel Gama and Paul Gatenholm organize the 1st International Symposium on Bacterial Cellulose, at the 245th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans

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New book: Bacterial NanoCellulose: A Sophisticated Multifunctional Material

  • November 01, 2012
  • CRC Press

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Recent Projects


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


Underpinning Biotechnology to foster the north of Portugal bioeconomy


Disruptive cellulose-based microfluidic device for 3D skin modelling

iBone Therapies

Terapias inovadoras para a regeneração óssea