The objective is to arrive at less invasive treatments, with fewer side effects and that do not affect healthy cells.
Discovery results from about 15 years of research in the area of biomarkers
Study is a contribution to the development of new therapies against infectious diseases
This investigation "is a way to give messenger proteins, which are cytokines, more safety and stability in a biological way"
Discovery may have implications for the treatment of people with traumatic brain injuries or stroke
Study involved a team of Portuguese researchers
These data may play a crucial role in preventing the progression of the infection by this bacterium.
About 10% (!!) of Portuguese children up to 12 years old may suffer from fatty liver
This is another step towards the development of new forms of cancer treatment.
An international team coordinated by scientist Lino Ferreira, from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra and the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, discovered a protein that is involved in diseases related to vascular aging
Camarinha is a very common plant in the Algarve, in coastal areas