Research Team

Funding Research Grants 

Research Funding


Twinning for excellence in biophysics of protein interactions and self-assembly

 EU Twinning project HORIZON-WIDERA-2021-ACCESS-03 | Grant agreement ID: 101079147
Coordinator: C.M. Gomes | 1.22 M€  Partners: UCPH (K. Lindorf-Larsen); TAU (E. Gazit) and  UCAM (M. Vendruscolo) | 

How does the human brain regulate protein aggregation in Alzheimer's disease? 
 Labcollector Scientific Award 2021 | 15,000 €

Mechanisms of Protein Dysfunction in mitochondrial disease
 Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia PTDC/BIA-BQM/29963/2017
PI: B.J.Henriques, BioISI/FFCUL 

Multidisciplinary approach to study post-translational modifications in metabolic enzymes 
 Instituto de Biossistemas e Ciências Integrativas UIDB/ 04046/2020
PI: B.J.Henriques, BioISI/FFCUL - | 2020

The calcium binding S100B protein as a modulator of amyloid β aggregation and potential therapeutic target in Alzheimer’s disease
 Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia PTDC/NEU-NMC/2138/2014
PI: C.M. Gomes, BioISI/FFCUL - 199,972 € | 02-05-2016 - 31-12-2019

Regulation of mitochondrial beta oxidation by non-enzymatic post-translational modifications in health and disease
 Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia PTDC/BBB-BQB/5366/2014
PI: B.J.Henriques, BioISI/FFCUL - 180 k€ | 2016-2019

Proteotoxic insults and synaptic dysfunction in the ageing brain
Bial Foundation 343/14.
PI: C.M. Gomes, BioISI/FFCUL - | 01-04-2015 – 31-12-2018
Mitochondrial beta-oxidation disorders- From Protein misfolding to cellular dysfunction
Instituto de Biossistemas e Ciências Integrativas UID/MULTI/04046/2017
PI: B.J.Henriques, BioISI/FFCUL - 10 k€ | 2017
Characterization of ER-quality control for the F508del-CFTR protein
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, PTDC/SAU-GMG/122299/2010
PI: M.D. Amaral BioISI/FFCUL - | 2012-2015
Mechanisms of SOD1 toxic aggregation in neurodegenerative processes
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia PTDC/QUI-BIQ/117789/2010
PI: C.M. Gomes, ITQB/UNL
Recovery of misfolded and aggregated proteins using biological nanoreactors and small molecules
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia PTDC/EBB-BIO/117793/2010
PI: C.M. Gomes, ITQB/UNL, 80,000 €
Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders and multiple acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency (MADD): basic research towards better therapies
PI: CM Gomes, ITQB/UNL - CLIMB, UK - 11,500 €
Amyloidogenesis of the S100A8/A9 cytokine as an anti-proliferative mechanism in prostate cancer
Bolsa Terry Fox Award - Liga Portuguesa contra Cancro, NRS
PI: CM Gomes ITQB/UNL 
Functional analysis of MADD pathophysiology in fatty acid oxidation pathways
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia - PTDC/SAU-GMG/70033/2006
PI: CM Gomes, ITQB/UNL - Avaliação final: A
Towards the understanding of the energetic and structural interplay between metal sites and protein folding
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia - PTDC/QUI/70101/2006
PI: CM Gomes, ITQB/UNL 
Screening hyperthermophilic Proteomes for Hyperstable Proteins
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia - POCI/BIO/58465/2004
PI: CM Gomes, ITQB/UNL 
Thermodynamics of metalloprotein folding and stability
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia - POCTI/QUI/45758/2002
PI: CM Gomes, ITQB/UNL - Avaliação final: A
Thermodynamics of metalloprotein folding and stability
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia - POCTI/QUI/45758/2002
PI: CM Gomes, ITQB/UNL - Avaliação final: A
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Protein Misfolding and Amyloids in Biomedicine | Faculdade Ciências Universidade de Lisboa
Department Chemistry and Biochemistry | Biosystems & Integrative Sciences Institute
FCUL C8 Campo Grande - 1749-016 Lisboa - Portugal | Contacts

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