Eurico Cabrita appointed to represent Portugal on COST Action CM1306 Eurico Cabrita, head of the Bio-NMR Spectroscopy and Porfessor at the Chemistry Department -FCT-UNL, has been appointed to represent Portugal, between 2014-2017, on the Management Committee of COST Action CM1306 "Understanding movement and mechanism in molecular machines".   Within the scope of the same action, Manuela Pereira from Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica (ITQB) - NOVA was also appointed to represent Portugal on the Management Committee.   For more information about this COST Action please visit:
Viviana Correia awarded the best poster in the 3rd ENURS & ESRF Day On April 8th, Viviana Correia was awarded the Prize for Best Poster entitled “Implementation of the Microarray Technology for studying molecular interactions of the bacterial Cellulosome”, in the 3rd ENURS & ESRF Day. 
Maria João Ramos awarded a Doctorate Honoris Causa by Stockholm University Maria João Ramos, professor at the University of Porto, will be awarded next September a Doctorate Honoris Causa by Stockholm University. The scientist is being honoured for her prominent scientific research in the field of computational enzymatic catalysis, computational mutagenesis, molecular docking and drug discovery, all aiming at a better understanding of the functions and applications of enzymes.  
UCIBIO Researchers won the 2013 edition of the Bluepharma / Universidade de Coimbra Innovation Award The project “DeCellMab: Trifunctional antibodies and dendritic cell-based technologies: a combined approach to cancer immunotherapy” has won the 2013 edition of the Bluepharma / Universidade de Coimbra Innovation Award. FCT researchers Angelina Sá Palma and Ana Luísa Carvalho from the Macromolecular Crystallography & GlycoLab Group of UCIBIO, (FCT-UNL Chemistry Department) integrate the winning team, headed by researcher Paula Videira, from FCM-UNL.