Pedro Viana Baptista

Research Group Coordinator

Research Group
Full Professor (since 2018)
Phone number
(+351) 212948530 (ext: 11105)
Researcher ID

Main publications

  • Alves, PU; Vinhas, R; Fernandes, AR; Birol, SZ; Trabzon, L; Bernacka-Wojcik, I; Igreja, R; Lopes, P; Baptista, PV; Aguas, H; Fortunato, E; Martins, R. 2018. Multifunctional microfluidic chip for optical nanoprobe based RNA detection - application to Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. Scientific Reports, 8, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-18725-9
  • Mendes, R; Pedrosa, P; Lima, JC; Fernandes, AR; Baptista, PV. 2017. Photothermal enhancement of chemotherapy in breast cancer by visible irradiation of Gold Nanoparticles. Scientific Reports, 7, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-11491-8
  • Veigas, B; Pinto, J; Vinhas, R; Calmeiro, T; Martins, R; Fortunato, E; Baptista, PV. 2017. Quantitative real-time monitoring of RCA amplification of cancer biomarkers mediated by a flexible ion sensitive platform. BIOSENSORS & BIOELECTRONICS, 91, DOI: 10.1016/j.bios.2017.01.052
  • Roma-Rodrigues, C; Pereira, F; de Matos, APA; Fernandes, M; Baptista, PV; Fernandes, AR. 2017. Smuggling gold nanoparticles across cell types - A new role for exosomes in gene silencing. Nanomedicine-Nanotechnology Biology and Medicine, 13, DOI: 10.1016/j.nano.2017.01.013
  • Fernandes, AR; Jesus, J; Martins, P; Figueiredo, S; Rosa, D; Martins, LMRDRS; Corvo, ML; Carvalheiro, MC; Costa, PM; Baptista, PV. 2017. Multifunctional gold-nanoparticles: A nanovectorization tool for the targeted delivery of novel chemotherapeutic agents. JOURNAL OF CONTROLLED RELEASE, 245, DOI: 10.1016/j.jconrel.2016.11.021

Main research interests

  • Nanomedicine


  • PhD in Human Molecular Genetics, University of London (2000)