Augusto Pedro
  Post-Doc Fellowship  
   
  e-mail: apedro@ua.pt  
  department: Chemistry  
   
  supervisor: Mara Guadalupe Freire Martins  
  group: 5 - biomedical and biomimetic materials
 
  line: 3 - sustainability and health
 
   
   
Students supervision

2016 | Joana Antunes | MSc in Environmental Biotechnology | University of Aveiro |
“Production and purification of interferon alpha-2b from Escherichia coli
cultures using alternative platforms” | Cosupervisor; Supervisor: Mara Freire

2015 | Rúben Coval | MSc in Biotechnology | University of Beira Interior |
“Lyophilization and a preliminary thermodynamic characterization of
recombinant SCOMT_His6” | Co-supervisor; Supervisor: Luís Passarinha.

2014 | Diana Oliveira | MSc in Biotechnology | University of Beira Interior |
“Stabilization of COMT by experimental design approaches” | Co-supervisor;
Supervisor: Luís Passarinha.

2015 | Maria João Abrantes | BSc in Bioengineering | University of Beira Interior |
“Reconstituição funcional da isoforma membranar da catecol-O-metiltransferase
humana em sistemas não micelares” | Supervisor.

Lecturing

Sep 2012 – Jan 2016 | Practical Courses “Cellular and Molecular Biology” | BSc,
Department of Chemistry, University of Beira Interior.


Sep 2013 – Jan 2016 | Practical Courses “Biotechnology” | MSc, Department of
Chemistry, University of Beira Interior.

Academic Degrees Jury Participation

2017 “Funcionalização de uma matriz cromatográfica superporosa com um líquido
iónico” | João Martins | MSc in Biotechnology | University of Beira Interior | Main
examiner.


2016 “Biosynthesis optimization of STEAP1 protein in Pichia pastoris X33 MUT+” |
Margarida Santos | MSc in Biochemistry | University of Beira Interior | Main
examiner.


2016 "Isolation and purification of STEAP1 protein fragment in Escherichia Coli cells:
a potential target for prostate cancer" | Jorge Fernandes | MSc in Biomedical
Sciences | University of Beira Interior | Main examiner.


2014 "Biosíntese, purificação e biointeracção da proteína humana recombinante
Tau com inibidores da doença de Alzheimer" | Luís Clara | BSc in
Biotechnology | University of Beira Interior | Main examiner.


2014 "Protótipo de uma mitocôndria artificial para aplicação na doença de
Alzheimer" | Joana Coelho | BSc in Bioengineering | University of Beira Interior
| Main examiner.


2014 "Caraterização biofísica e bioquímica da MBCOMT ligada a um inibidor
farmacológico" | Rita Monteiro | BSc in Bioengineering | University of Beira
Interior | Main examiner.

Projects


publications

 
Sponsors

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