Aldino Viegas

Independent Researcher

Independent Researcher (since 2018)
Phone number
+351212948300 (ext: 11401)
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Main publications

  • Viegas, A; Viennet, T; Yu, TY; Schumann, F; Bermel, W; Wagner, G; Etzkorn, M. 2016. UTOPIA NMR: activating unexploited magnetization using interleaved low-gamma detection. JOURNAL OF BIOMOLECULAR NMR, 64(1), DOI: 10.1007/s10858-015-0008-7
  • Aldino Viegas; Thibault Viennet; Manuel Etzkorn. 2016. The power, pitfalls and potential of the nanodisc system for NMR-based studies. BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 397(12), DOI: 10.1515/hsz-2016-0224
  • Viegas, A; Sardinha, J; Freire, F; Duarte, DF; Carvalho, AL; Fontes, CMGA; Romao, MJ; Macedo, AL; Cabrita, EJ. 2013. Solution structure, dynamics and binding studies of a family 11 carbohydrate-binding module from Clostridium thermocellum (CtCBM11). BIOCHEMICAL JOURNAL, 451, DOI: 10.1042/BJ20120627
  • Viegas, A; Manso, J; Corvo, MC; Marques, MMB; Cabrita, EJ. 2011. Binding of Ibuprofen, Ketorolac, and Diclofenac to COX-1 and COX-2 Studied by Saturation Transfer Difference NMR. JOURNAL OF MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY, 54, DOI: 10.1021/jm201090k
  • Viegas, A; Manso, J; Nobrega, FL; Cabrita, EJ. 2011. Saturation-Transfer Difference (STD) NMR: A Simple and Fast Method for Ligand Screening and Characterization of Protein Binding. JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL EDUCATION, 88, DOI: 10.1021/ed101169t

Main research interests

  • NMR spectroscopy
  • X-ray Crystallography
  • Protein structure
  • Intermolecular interactions
  • Drug discovery


  • Graduation in Biochemistry, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (2006)
  • PhD in Structural Biochemistry, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Uimversidade Nova de Lisboa (2012)