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

Biological Sciences - Proteins and Structural Biology

    Painel de Avaliação da Área das Ciências Biológicas-2009
  • Catherina Becker
  • Bohdan Wasylyk
  • James Houghton
  • Piero Andrea Temussi
  • Guilhem Janbon
  • Frank Jiggins
  • Marc Cadotte
  • John Richardson

Insights into novel bacterial cytochrome c peroxidases from pathogenic bacteria, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Escherichia coli. Sofia Pauleta, NOVA.ID.FCT - Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento da FCT (NOVA.ID.FCT). €191,979.


Pathway for the synthesis of the mycobacterial MGLP. Biochemical and structural characterization of the key enzymes. Nuno Empadinhas, Centro de Neurociências e Biologia Celular (CNBC/UC). €192,246.


Protein-Carbohydrate interaction characterization of Laforina - A human protein involved in lafora Disease. Pedro Miguel Dias Castanheira, BIOCANT - Associação de Transferência de Tecnologia (BIOCANT). €185,528.


Biomineralization and iron release control in enzymes of the ferritin family. Pedro Tavares, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FFCT/FCT/UNL). €165,474.


Structural determinants of superoxide reduction - A detoxification system essential for life. Tiago Miguel Guerra Miranda Bandeiras, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica (IBET). €110,786.


Recognition of Pathogen Nucleic Acids by Innate Immunity: Structure-Function Studies of the Cytoplasmic DNA Receptor DAI Pathway. Alekos Athanasiadis, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (FCG). €141,198.


GRIM-19, a novel protein involved in cell apoptosis: structure-function characterization. Isabel Maria Travassos de Almeida de Jesus Bento, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €119,441.