Bial Clinical Medicine Awards 2018: Honorable Mention for Mafalda Bourbon

2019-02-19T17:02:00+00:00 February 19th, 2019|

We would like to congratulate Mafalda's Bourbon team, for the Honorable Mention in Bial CLinical Medicine Awards. The study “Translational Medicine in Familial Hypercholesterolaemia: from phenotype to genotype”, coordinated by INSARJ and BioISI researcher Mafalda Bourbon was distinguished with a honorable mention by the Juri of the Bial Clinical Medicine Awards 2018. The work [...]

Workshop on Integrative Approaches to Protein Folding & Aggregation

2019-02-12T17:54:15+00:00 February 12th, 2019|

In the last decade it has become increasingly accepted that progress in the field of protein folding requires a close dialogue between simulation and experiment. The prospect of accurately assessing ever-larger timescales, as a result from progress on biomolecular modelling and simulation methodologies, opens up the possibility of using simulation to predict and interpret [...]

Professor Maria José Calhorda wins Ferreira da Silva Prize 2019

2019-02-12T14:22:23+00:00 January 25th, 2019|

We would like to congratulate Maria José Calhorda for the Ferreira da Silva 2019 Prize. This is the 16th edition of the prize, and is awarded during the XXVI National Meeting of the Portuguese Chemistry Society, to a Portuguese chemist who, for the scientific work produced in Portugal, has significantly contributed to the advancement [...]

Five BioISI Researchers selected in FCT Concurso Estímulo ao Emprego Científico – Individual

2019-02-12T14:24:02+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|

Five BioISI researchers were selected in the FCT Concurso Estímulo ao Emprego Científico – Individual, two in the category Junior Researcher and three Assistant Researchers. Ana Carapeto was awarded a Junior Researcher position, in the scientific area of Physical Sciences. Her research aim is to use Atomic Force Microscopy related [...]

Short News @ BioISI

2019-02-12T14:25:23+00:00 October 22nd, 2018|

BioISI Researcher and Professor Luís Correia gave an interview to Antena 2 Ciência where he helps us understand the amazing world of artificial life, autonomous robots and self-organisation in multi-agent systems. (interview in Portuguese, divided in 2 parts) Opportunity for Cystic Fibrosis patients to participate in a large European study - [...]

FCT aprova criação do SMART FARM CoLab – BioISI é um dos parceiros fundadores

2019-02-12T14:20:46+00:00 September 18th, 2018|

A Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT) aprovou recentemente a criação do SMART FARM CoLAB – o Laboratório Colaborativo para a Inovação Digital na Agricultura. O BioISI é um dos centros fundadores do recém-criado CoLAB, que conta com mais de uma dezena de parceiros. As atividades a desenvolver no SMART FARM CoLAB visam [...]

[News] Hands-On Workshop on Epithelial Systems: Physiology and Pathophysiology

2018-08-23T14:53:25+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|

Lisboa (Portugal) 23 – 27 July 2018 BioISI organized the Hands-On Workshop on Epithelial Systems: Physiology and Pathophysiology on July 23rd – 27th. We welcomed expert scientists in the Cystic Fibrosis field, including Christiane de Boeck (Leuven, Belgium), Karl Kunzelmann (Regensburg, Germany), Robert Tarran (Chapel Hill, USA), Anthony Kicic (Perth, Australia), Mike Gray (Newcastle, UK), [...]