People

Ana Sofia Fidalgo Pombo Mendes Pina

Postdoc

Research Group
Position
DL 57 contract (since 2018)
Email
asp14526@campus.fct.unl.pt
Phone number
+351 21 294 96 24 (ext: 10984)
Researcher ID
Ciência Vitae

Recent publications

  • Fernandes, CSM; Pina, AS; Roque, ACA. 2021. Affinity-triggered hydrogels: Developments and prospects in biomaterials science. BIOMATERIALS, 268, DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2020.120563
  • Padrao, I; Fernandes, CSM; Esteves, C; Fernandes, T; Pina, AS; Roque, ACA. 2020. Versatile and Tunable Poly(Ethylene Glycol)-Based Hydrogels Crosslinked through the Ugi Reaction. ChemPlusChem, 85, DOI: 10.1002/cplu.202000743
  • Fernandes, CSM; Rodrigues, AL; Alves, VD; Fernandes, TG; Pina, AS; Roque, ACA. 2020. Natural Multimerization Rules the Performance of Affinity-Based Physical Hydrogels for Stem Cell Encapsulation and Differentiation. BIOMACROMOLECULES, 21, DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.0c00473
  • Roque, ACA; Pina, AS; Azevedo, AM; Aires-Barros, R; Jungbauer, A; Di Profio, G; Heng, JYY; Haigh, J; Ottens, M. 2020. Anything but Conventional Chromatography Approaches in Bioseparation. Biotechnology Journal, DOI: 10.1002/biot.201900274
  • Matos, MJB; Pina, AS; Roque, ACA. 2020. Rational design of affinity ligands for bioseparation. JOURNAL OF CHROMATOGRAPHY A, 1619, DOI: 10.1016/j.chroma.2020.460871

Main research interests

  • Combination of the fields of bioengineering, nanomedicine and biomaterials to develop simple mimics of natural proteins based on peptides. These peptides can be engineered solutions for diagnosis and treatment of challenging diseases.

Degrees

  • PhD in Biotechnology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade NOVA Lisboa (2013)
  • MSc in Biotechnology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia , Universidade NOVA Lisboa (2008)
  • Graduation in Applied Chemistry - Biotechnology, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia , Universidade NOVA Lisboa (2007)