Eurico Cabrita awarded with a H2020 MSCA ETN Grant (NEUROTRANS) to develop a programme on molecular and structural biology of Neurotransmiter transporters Eurico Cabrita, leader of the (Bio)Molecular Structure & Interactions by NMR Lab at UCIBIO and Professor at FCT NOVA, is part of the European consortium  that was awarded with an EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (ETN) grant for the project “NEUROtransmitter TRANSporters: from single molecules to human pathologies”.
UCIBIO activities at European Researchers’ Night 2019 The European Researchers’ Night 2019 (NEI 2019) took place on 27th September, from 6 p.m. to midnight, at the National Museum of Natural History and Science (MUHNAC-ULisboa) and Jardim do Príncipe Real, with various activities.  
Two new major types of porphyrin-like pigments in aquatic invertebrates identified by UCIBIO researchers Carla Martins and Ana P. Rodrigo, Ph.D. students at the SeaTox Lab at UCIBIO - NOVA, are leading authors of a paper just published in Scientific Reports entitled “The complexity of porphyrin-like pigments in a marine annelid sheds new light on haem metabolism in aquatic invertebrates”.
1st NOVA Biophysica International Conference The NOVA Rectorate Building welcomed 100 participants to the first NOVA Biophysica International Conference, which took place between the 4th and 6th of September, 2019.