New project funded

The group received funding from Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia for the project "Viral Capture and Purification System: Smart macroporous structures for the affinity purification of retroviral particles", lead by Cecília Roque in collaboration with IBET.

Honorable Mention in SHIC'11

The project Affinity Layering - An Innovative Approach Towards Cancer Theranostics”, by Ana Cecília Roque, Ana Pina, Íris Batalha and Susana Palma received a honorable mention in the competition SHIC'11 - Solvay & Hovione Innovation Challenge.

The group @ShareBiotech

Ricardo Branco gave an oral communication entitled "Tailor made biocatalysts and affinity ligands design for Bioindustrial purposes" at the Workshop "Gene/Protein Evolution in Biotechnology, organized by ShareBiotech, on the 16th December 2011.