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Call for Funding of Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2008

Biological Engineering and Biotechnology - Biological Engineering

    Painel de Avaliação de Engenharia Biológica e Biotecnologia - 2008
  • Nic D. Lindley
  • Juan Manuel Lema
  • John Michael Woodley
  • Mohamed Al-Rubeai
  • John Villadsen
  • Manuel Cánovas

Sustainable membrane bioreactors for advanced wastewater treatment: a molecular approach. Gilda de Sousa Carvalho Oehmen, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €168,866.


Redox-BioMaterials: Design of new redox biomaterials and their application in Biofuel cells for the production of electrical energy, feedstock chemicals and building blocks. Luis Fonseca, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €168,860.


Exploitation of cyanobacterial exopolysaccharides (EPS) for heavy metals bioremediation. Paula Tamagnini, Instituto de Biologia Molecular e Celular (IBMC/UP). €122,644.


Membrane chromatographic matrices for plasmid-DNA purification: rational design based on biochemical and biophysical interactions. Marília Clemente Velez Mateus, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €193,440.


Metabolism as a modulator of stem cell pluripotency and differentiation. João RamalhoSantos, Centro de Neurociências e Biologia Celular (CNBC/UC). €147,656.


AshByofactory - Ashbya gossypii: a systems metabolic engineered cell factory. Lucília Maria Alves Ribeiro Domingues, Universidade do Minho (UM). €164,000.


Novel Cell Factories for the production of secreted complex bioproducts: a syntetic biology approach for improved product stoichiometries. Paula Marques Alves, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €190,000.


MICROPHYTE: Metabolic engIneering of Chlamydomonas and enviRonmental OPtimization for HYdrogen producTion and rElease. Francisco Xavier Delgado Domingos Antunes Malcata, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €140,000.


2D fluorometry: a powerful tool to improve mammalian cell process development. Ana Margarida Palma Teixeira, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €140,000.


Study of the operation of SBRs for enhanced phosphorous removal and for PHA production by image analysis and multivariable statistical techniques. Antonio Luis Pereira do Amaral, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra (IPC). €169,590.


BACULOME-Engineering cellular energetics for improvement of bioprocesses: metabolic modeling for enhanced vaccines production. Manuel José Teixeira Carrondo, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €179,000.


Enhancement of oxygen transport by functionalized magnetic nanoparticles (FMP) in non-Newtonian highly viscous microbial fermentations for biopolymer production: theoretical foundations and technological feasibility. Rui Manuel Freitas Oliveira, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €189,000.


HeliSysBio - Molecular Systems Biology Helicobacter pylori. Isabel Rocha, Universidade do Minho (UM). €159,000.


Micro2Micro- Microbial products to control microbial films. Maria João Lopes da Costa Vieira, Universidade do Minho (UM). €156,000.


Bioresist - The influence of biofilm phenotype on its resilience and resistance. Manuel Simões, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FE/UP). €171,112.


QCMTF-Biosensor platform for transcription factor DNA binding activity detection. Guilherme Nuno de Passos Correia Matos Ferreira, Universidade do Algarve (UAlg). €168,752.


Chimera - Development of new chimeric proteins to be used in the fabrication of a novel biomaterial for bone regeneration application. Rui L Reis, Universidade do Minho (UM). €193,000.