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Call for Funding of Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2009

Chemistry and Biochemistry - Chemistry

    Painel de Avaliação da área da Química e Bioquímica - 2009
  • Jan Reedijk
  • Britta Lindholm-Sethson
  • Tom Simpson
  • Mathias Sprinzl
  • Gabor Jancso
  • David O'Hagan
  • Henning Hopf
  • Jan Barciszewski

Chiral metalla-diaminocarbene precatalysts for asymmetric catalytic reactions obtained by the metal-mediated approach. Leonor Maria de Jesus Maria, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €63,000.


Theoretical Study of Silicate Chemistry in the Synthesis of Nanoporous Materials. José Richard Baptista Gomes, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €100,000.


Separation of Precious and Rare Metals from Chloride Complex Solutions by Liquid-liquid Extraction. Potential Environmental and Recycling Applications. Ana Paula Pereira Paiva, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €140,000.


High Valent Oxo-complexes - A New Class of Catalysts for C-X (X = C, N, O, S and P)Bond forming Reactions. Ana Cristina da Silva Fernandes, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €85,000.


Sustainable catalysis based on N-heterocyclic carbene metal complexes. Beatriz Royo Cantabrana, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €105,000.


Carbohydrates as chiral scaffolds for the asymmetric synthesis of biologically important molecules. Ana Cristina da Silva Fernandes, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €80,000.


Thermochemistry of Oxygen Addition to Carbon-Centered Radicals. Rui Miguel Borges dos Santos, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €90,000.


A novel route to prepare Pd and Pd-based nanocatalysts supported on a gas diffusion layer - application as cathode on fuel cells. Rosa Maria Magalhães Rego, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD). €148,000.


New antitumor and antiangiogenic heterocyclic compounds: synthesis, molecular modeling, screening of enzymatic inhibition and studies in tumor and endothelial cell lines with tyrosine kinase membrane receptors as targets. Maria João Ribeiro Peixoto de Queiroz, Universidade do Minho (UM). €134,529.


Computational studies of transition metal-catalyzed organic reactions. Pedro Jorge Araújo Alves da Silva, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €70,500.


Enantioselective synthesis of indole alkaloids and their application as NMDA antagonists. Maria Manuel Duque Vieira Marques dos Santos, Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade de Lisboa (FF/ULisboa). €73,000.


Optical Control of Conformationally Dependent Photochemical Reactions. Rui Fausto Martins Ribeiro da Silva Lourenço, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €150,000.


Synthesis and Pre-clinical Evaluation of Novel Estradiol-Based Indium Complexes for Targeted Radiotherapy of Tumors. Maria Lurdes Barrela Patricio Gano, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €140,000.


Insights into folding kinetics and designability of knotted proteins from lattice models. Patrícia Ferreira Neves Faísca, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €70,000.


Determinação simultânea de metais através do uso de técnicas electroanalíticas assistidas por quimiometria. Helena Maria Vieira Monteiro Soares, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €90,000.


A carbohydrate microarray platform for discovery of ligands in polysaccharides recognised by microbial carbohydrate-binding modules. MARIA ANGELINA DE SA PALMA, NOVA.ID.FCT - Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento da FCT (NOVA.ID.FCT). €166,000.


NANOLIGHT - Nanosystems for delivery of caged compounds. João Carlos dos Santos Silva e Pereira de Lima, NOVA.ID.FCT - Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento da FCT (NOVA.ID.FCT). €123,000.


Development of supported binaphthyl-based metal complexes. Cooperative multi-catalytic systems for asymmetric orthogonal tandem transformations. Maria M Pereira, Universidade de Coimbra (UC). €138,000.


Specific Ion-Effects and the Stability of Macromolecules: A Combined Molecular Dynamics and Ab initio Approach. Nuno Galamba, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €38,976.


Design of acid-functionalised periodic mesoporous organosilica catalysts for reactions with/in water. Paula Ferreira, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €135,000.


BP4Brain - Benzopyrane as a privileged structure for the rational design of multi-target-directed drugs potentially useful in neurodegenerative diseases. Fernanda Borges, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto (FCUP/UP). €150,000.


Bioactivation routes of the anti-HIV drug Nevirapine: identification of reactive metabolites and mutagenic potential. M Matilde Marques, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €133,000.


Targeting telomerase inhibition with new anti-tumoral Cu(II) complexes. Ana Sofia Cavalheiro Gama, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €115,000.


Light-induced paramagnetic systems studied by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance. ISABEL BORGES COUTINHO MEDEIROS DIAS, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €72,861.


A different approach to drug delivery: novel liposomes and nanotubes based on amino acid surfactants. Eduardo Jorge Figueira Marques, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto (FCUP/UP). €120,000.


Synthesis, Characterization and Biological Assessment of Multi-Functional Bone-Seeking Agents. Isabel da Graça Rego dos Santos, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €147,000.


Surface-modified nanostructured electrodes for enzyme biosensors. Christopher Michael Ashton Brett, Instituto Pedro Nunes - Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento em Ciência e Tecnologia (IPN). €130,000.


Supramolecular structure of humic substances as the stationary phase in open tubular capillary electrochromatography - application to the study of the sorption of xenobiotics. Valdemar Inocêncio Esteves, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €65,000.


Photochemical Control of Photoiniators and Photochromics. António Luís Vieira de Andrade Maçanita, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST/ULisboa). €80,000.