Fernanda Borges from CIQUP-IMS in Chemforum

Prof. Fernanda Borges from CIQUP-IMS will be the next Chemforum speaker in the 9th of February, in zoom. Fernanda Borges is Associate Professor with Habilitation at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry of Faculty of Sciences of University of Porto and the Coordinator of the Medicinal Chemistry Group (https://drugdiscoveryup.pt/) at CIQUP. She received her MSc and PhD (specialty Pharmaceutical Chemistry) in Pharmacy from the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto, Portugal. She authored more than 360 publications (h-index: 52-Scopus) and 6 patents. She is also the founder of the spin-off Mitotag. 
Her current research is focused in the design and development of new chemical entities to be used in the prevention/therapy of neurodegenerative, liver, and infectious diseases. The application of nanotechnology for therapy and diagnostics is a complementary research. 


Published/edited: 27/01/2022