Pedro R. Figueiredo
  PhD Student  
   
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  supervisor: Armando Jorge Domingues Silvestre  
  co-supervisor: Andreia Fernandes de Sousa  
  group: 4 - biorefineries, biobased materials and recycling
 
  direct url: https://www.ciceco.ua.pt/PedroRFigueiredo  
   

Synthesis of Polycaprolatone by CalB

Education
Experimental Biology and Biomedicine, PhD
University of Coimbra (Coimbra, Portugal)
Ongoing
Thesis: Enzymatic synthesis of amphiphilic polymer-drug conjugates for cancer treatment, Carvalho A.T.P.Silveste A.J.D.; Sousa A.F.
 
Medicinal Chemistry, MSc
University of Minho (Braga, Portugal)
2018 
Dissertation: Studies on the synthesis of adenine derivatives and analogues as anticancer drug candidates, Proença M.F. 
 
Chemistry, BSc
University of Minho (Braga, Portugal)
2015
Dissertation: Synthesis of anthraquinone derivatives (as electrochemical sensors), Proença M.F.; Araújo R.F.
Grants/Projects
Protein Design in Biotechnology and Health
Researcher, 2021 (CPCA/A1/447491/2021)
 
Enzymatic Synthesis of Biopolymeric Conjugates for Advanced and Targeted Therapies
Co-PI Researcher, 2020 (CPCA/A2/4568/2020)
 
Enzymatic Synthesis of Biodegradable Amphiphilic Polymer-drugs for Cancer Treatment
PhD Student Fellow, 2019-present (SFRH/BD/144303/2019)
 
Rational Design of a Thermostable Esterase for the Production of High-value Bioplastics for Biomedical Applications
Research Fellow, 2018-2019 (MIT-EXPL/ISF/0021/2017)
publications

 
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