People

Cecília Roque

Research Lab Leader

Research Group
Position
Associate Professor with "Agregação" (since 2017)
Email
cecilia.roque@fct.unl.pt
Phone number
(+351) 212948385 (ext: 10985)
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
  • 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
  • Kamiki, J; Roque, ACA; Barbosa, AJM. 2020. Computer-Aided Discovery of New Anti-Leukemic Epigenetic Drugs Based on Free-Access Marine Compound Libraries. Marine Drugs, 18, DOI:
  • 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

  • Peptide and protein engineering
  • Biomaterials and self-assembly
  • Bioelectronics and Biosensing
  • Artificial Olfaction
  • Bioseparation
  • Molecular Recognition & Biomimetics

Degrees

  • PhD in Biotechnology, Instituto Superior Técnico (2004)
  • "Agregação" in Bioengineering, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2015)