bmrveigas

Bruno Veigas
PhD Student
Non-applicable
Research Group
Rua Herculano Galharno 4, Piso 2 J, 2600-441 Alhandra, Portugal
936 455 881
Research Interests
Bionanotechnology, detection of biological molecules, nanodiagnostics, biosensors.
Main publications
Papers:

“Low cost, safe, disposable, rapid and self-sustainable paper-based platform for diagnostic testing: Lab-on-Paper“,Costa M, Veigas B, Jacob J, Santos D, Gomes J, Baptista PV, Martins R, Inácio J, Fortunato E, 2013. Nanotechnology. (accepted)


“Gold nanoprobes for multi loci assessment of Multi-drug Resistant Tuberculosis“, Pedrosa P, Veigas B, Machado D, Couto I, Viveiros M, Baptista PV, 2013. Tuberculosis. (accepted)


“Isothermal DNA amplification coupled to Au-nanoprobes for detection of mutations associated to Rifampicin resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis”, Veigas B, Pedrosa P, Couto I, Viveiros M, Baptista PV, 2013. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. (Accepted).


“Ion sensing (EIS) real-time quantitative monitorization of isothermal DNA amplification”,
Veigas B, Branquinho R, Pinto JV, Wojcikb PJ, Martins R, Fortunato E, Baptista PV, 2013. Biosensors and Bioelectronics. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bios.2013.08.029


“Bio-microfluidic platform for gold nanoprobe based DNA detection-application to Mycobacterium tuberculosis”, Bernacka-Wojcik I, Lopes P, Vaz AC, Veigas B, Wojcik PJ, Simões P, Barata D, Fortunato E, Baptista PV, Aguas H, Martins R, 2013. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 48, 87-93.


“Gold on Paper – Paper platform for Au-nanoprobe TB detection”, Veigas B, Jacob J, Costa M, Santos D, Viveiros M, Inácio J, Martins R, Barquinha P, Fortunato E and Baptista PV, 2012. Lab on Chip. doi: 10.1039/C2LC40739F


“Nanoprobes for TB diagnostics”, Baptista PV, Veigas B, Portugal I, Couto I, Viveiros M, 2012. Microbiologia 1(1). Portuguese Society for Microbiology Magazine.


“Contribution of efflux to the emergence of isoniazid and multidrug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis”, Machado D, Couto I, Perdigão J, Rodrigues L, Portugal I, Baptista PV, Veigas B, Amaral L, Viveiros M, 2012. PLoS ONE 7(4): e34538. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0034538


“Noble Metal Nanoparticles for Biosensing Applications”, Doria G, Conde J, Veigas B, Giestas L, Almeida C, Assunção M, Rosa J, Baptista PV, 2012. Sensors, 12(2):1657-1687.


“Real-time monitoring of PCR amplification of proto-oncogene c-MYC using a Ta2O5 electrolyte-insulator-semiconductor sensor”, Branquinho R, Veigas B, Pinto JV, Martins R, Fortunato E and Baptista PV, 2011, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 28, 44–49.


“Portable optoelectronic biosensing platform for identification of mycobacteria from the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex”, Silva LB, Veigas B, Doria G, Costa P, Inácio J, Martins R, Fortunato E and Baptista PV, 2010. Biosensors and Bioelectronics.(in Press: doi:10.1016/j.bios.2010.08.078).


“Au-nanoprobes for detection of SNPs associated with antibiotic resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis”, Veigas B, Machado D, Perdigão J, Portugal I, Couto I, Viveiros M, Baptista PV, 2010. Nanotechnology. (doi:10.1088/0957-4484/21/41/415101).


Chapters in Books:

“Nanodiagnostics for tuberculosis. Mycobacterium Tuberculosis / Book 1”, Gonçalo Doria, Bruno Veigas and Pedro V. Baptista. ISBN 979-953-307-078-9. Editor Pere-Joan Cardona, InTech – Open Access Publishers 2011.



Communications (Oral)

Pedrosa P, Veigas B, Machado D, Perdigão J, Portugal I, Couto I, Viveiros M, Baptista PV; Apr. 2013. Detecção de MDRTB por gold-nanoprobes – Uma nova abordagem tecnológica desenvolvida em Portugal;
Workshop Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.
April 2013, IHMT, Lisbon - Portugal

Branquinho R, Veigas B, Pinto JV, Martins R, Baptista PV, and Fortunato E; 2011. Sputtered Ta2O5 Field Effect Based Biosensors;
EMRS 2011 Fall Meeting,
19-23 September, 2011, Warsaw, Poland.

Viveiros, Miguel; Veigas, Bruno; Machado, Diana; Perdigão, João; Portugal, Isabel; Couto, Isabel; Viveiros, Miguel; Baptista, Pedro; 2011. Direct detection of resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis: from line to nano-probe assays;
World TB Day,
22-11 Mar., Antwerp, Belgium.


Veigas, Bruno; Baptista, Pedro; Gold nanoparticles for low cost tuberculosis diagnostics;
Millennium Development Goals Conference,
March 2011, Caparica - Portugal


Communications (Posters)


Veigas B, Jacob J, Costa M, Santos D, Viveiros M, Inácio J, Martins R, Barquinha P, Fortunato E and Baptista PV; 2013. Gold on Paper – Paper platform for Au-nanoprobe TB detection;
NanoPortugal 2013.
13-15 February, 2013, Porto - Portugal

Pedrosa P, Veigas B, Machado D, Perdigão J, Portugal I, Couto I, Viveiros M, Baptista PV, 2013, Gold nanoprobes methodology for diagnosis of Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis;
NanoPortugal 2013.
13-15 February, 2013, Porto - Portugal


Branquinho R, Veigas B, Pinto JV, Martins R, Baptista PV, and Fortunato E; 2011; Ta2O5 electrolyte-insulator-semiconductor sensor for Real Time PCR;
Bio-Sensing Technology 2011,
10-12 October, 2011, Amsterdam - The Netherlands.


Veigas, Bruno; Machado, Diana; Perdigão, João; Portugal, Isabel; Couto, Isabel; Viveiros, Miguel; Baptista, Pedro; 2010. A PCR-Au-nanoprobes combined approach for detection of mutations associated with antibiotic resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis;
TNT2010-Congress
September 2010, Braga - Portugal.


Veigas, Bruno; Perdigão, João; Portugal, Isabel; Couto, Isabel; Viveiros, Miguel; Baptista, Pedro; Use of Au-nanoprobes for the detection of SNPs associated with antibiotic resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis;
MicroBiotec 2009-Congress,
November 2009, Vilamoura – Portugal
Prize: Best Poster in Nanotechnology