4th International Caparica Christmas Conference on Translational Chemistry 2021

06th – 08th December 2021 | Caparica | Portugal

Oral Speakers

Sebastien Bonhommeau, PhD

Affiliation: University of Bordeaux, Institut des Sciences Moléculaires (France)

Title: Total Internal Reflection Tip-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy for Nanoscale Chemical Characterization.

Frederico Brivio, PhD

Affiliation: Charles University, Praha (Czech Republic)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Sairam Mallajosyula, PhD

Affiliation: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (India)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Valerie Blanchet, PhD

Affiliation: Univesrity of Bourdeaux (France)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Natalia Kamanina, PhD

Affiliation: (Russia)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Alexander Kros, PhD

Affiliation: Leiden University (The Netherlands)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Rossella Castagna, PhD

Affiliation: IBEC – Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia, Bcn (Spain)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Elidia Guerra, PhD

Affiliation: Universidade Federal de São João Del Rei – UFSJ – Campus Alto Paraopeba (Brazil)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Meera Soundarajan, PhD

Affiliation: (UK)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Keith Gagnon, PhD

Affiliation: Southern Illinois University (USA)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Silke Leimkuhler, PhD

Affiliation: University Postdam (Germany)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Rafael Guimaraes da Silva, PhD

Affiliation: St Andrews University (UK)

Title: Catalytic mechanism and inhibition of ATP phosphoribosyltransferase.

Damien Dupin, PhD

Affiliation: Head of Biomaterials Unit at CIDETEC Nanomedicine, CIDETEC, Basque Research and Technology Alliance (BRTA) (Spain)

Title: Design of Dextran-based nanoemulsion for lung administration of highly hydrophobic drug.

Tomoteru Fukumura, PhD

Affiliation: Tohoku University (Japan)

Title: Tetragonality induced superconductivity in RE2O2Bi (RE = rare earth) with Bi square net.

David Teze, PhD

Affiliation: Technical University of Denmark (Denmark)

Title: What governs glycosyl aglycon specificity in CAZymes?

Arthur Sikora, PhD

Affiliation: Nova Southeastern University (USA)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Katarzyna Świderek, PhD

Affiliation: Universitat Jaume I (Spain)

Title: QM/MM computational studies of the main protease of SARS-CoV-2: towards the design of new inhibitors.

Mingoo Jin, PhD

Affiliation: Hokkaido University (Japan)

Title: Designing molecular rotation and luminescent properties in solid-state by utilizing crystalline N-heterocyclic carbene metal complexes.

Tatjana Stevanovic Janezic, PhD

Affiliation: Université Laval Québec (Canada)

Title: Conversion of two lignocellulosic agro-wastes into valuable products.

Ouliana Ziouzenkova, PhD

Affiliation: The Ohio State University (USA)

Title: Amino acid nanofibers with antioxidant moiety confer cognitive therapeutic efficacy to bound insulin.

Ana Rita Jesus, PhD

Affiliation: NOVA-SST (Portugal)

Title: Combining Natural Deep Eutectic Systems and Antioxidants to Treat Ocular Diseases.

Yann Trolez, PhD

Affiliation: Rennes National School of Chemistry, University of Rennes (France)

Title: 1,1,4,4-tetracyanobutadienes derived from ynamides: new fluorophores sensitive to their environment.

Elaine Wong, PhD

Affiliation: Center for Nano Science and Technology (Italy)

Title: Ultrafast control of the distribution of photoexcited electrons.

Peter Jeppe Madsen, PhD

Affiliation: Danish Polymer Centre, Technical University of Denmark (Denmark)

Title: Fabrication of Microstructured Binary Polymer Brush “Corrals” with Integral pH Sensing for Studies of Proton Transport in Model Membrane Systems.

Simon Corrie, PhD

Affiliation: Monash University (Australia)

Title: Engineered antibodies for one-step optical detection of protein biomarkers.

Fei Zhao, PhD

Affiliation: King’s College London (UK)

Title: Synthesis of Indole Compounds through Rhodium or Monoamine Oxidase Catalysis.

Amelia Ultimo, PhD

Affiliation: School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

Title: Combination anti-tumour approach based on oligonucleotide-loaded exosomes and stimuli-responsive mesoporous silica nanocarriers.

Jean Christophe Poully, PhD

Affiliation: CIMAP UMR 6252 Unicaen/CEA/CNRS/Ensicaen (France)

Title: Structure and stability of the isolated collagen triple helix.

Jakub Gawraczynsky, PhD

Affiliation: University of Warsaw (Poland)

Title: Amorphization of alkaline metal fluoroargentates M2AgF4 (M=Na, K, Rb) at high pressure.

Nuno Moura, PhD

Affiliation: University of Aveiro, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: β-Modification of the porphyrinic core with N-heterocycles: synthesis and applications.

Carlos Monteiro, PhD

Affiliation: University of Aveiro, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: New Porphyrin Conjugates from Azabicyclic Amidines for PDT Applications: Synthesis and Photophysical Properties.

Hernando Lopez Bertoni, PhD

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (USA)

Title: Nanoparticle Delivery of miRNAs to Inhibit GBM Stem Cells.

Adam Grzelak, PhD

Affiliation: University of Warsaw (Poland)

Title: Perspectives for high-pressure synthesis of AgIICl2 as seen from DFT.

Zlatko Janeba, PhD

Affiliation: Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry CAS (Czech Republic)

Title: Development of Modified Amidate (ProTide) Prodrugs for diverse bio-applications.

Maria Manuel B. Marques, PhD

Affiliation: Nova University of Lisbon, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: Efficient and Selective Manganese-catalyzed Synthesis of Imines.

Luisa Maia, PhD

Affiliation: Nova University of Lisbon, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: Sustaining nitric oxide delivery when cells are short of oxygen.

Nataly Kravchenko-Balaska, PhD

Affiliation: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel)

Title: Decoding cancer heterogeneity: Using a thermodynamic-based, information-theoretic approach to design patient-specific drug combinations.

Leandro Lourenço, PhD

Affiliation: University of Aveiro, LAQV REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: Cationic phthalocyanine derivatives and their photodynamic effect on bacteria.

Luisa Ferreira, PhD

Affiliation: Nova University of Lisbon, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: A sustainable solution for wine protein-stabilization – replacing bentonite with cellulose.

Fernando Pina, PhD

Affiliation: Nova University of Lisbon, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: Seeking Blue color. Aminoflavylium compounds.

Jorge Parola, PhD

Affiliation: Nova University of Lisbon, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: Nanomolar Affinity Dithienylethene-CB8 Host-Guest Pairs.

Ondřej Baszczyňski, PhD

Affiliation: Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague (Czech Republic)

Title: Self-immolation on Phosphorus: A Tool to Develop Advanced Self-Immolative Linkers.

Maria Georgina Herrera, PhD

Affiliation: University of Buenos Aires (Argentina)

Title: The interplay between structure and function of proteins: towards the development of translational tools for disease related proteins.

Luis Branco, PhD

Affiliation: Nova University of Lisbon, LAQV-REQUIMTE (Portugal)

Title: Water Purification Processes using Ionic and Porous Materials.



Title: Avaliable soon.