Vera Moura applied for the 2009 edition of the Arrisca Coimbra competition

Vera Moura applied for the 2009 edition of the Arrisca Coimbra competition with a technology for cancer treatment. The project won the InovCapital award, worth 5,000 euros, and in January 2010, the biotech company TREAT U was created. The researcher … Continue reading

Breakthrough in cancer treatment

A research team from the Center for Neurosciences and Cell Biology from the University of Coimbra developed an important study for breast cancer treatment. The article was published online on the journal «Breast Cancer Research and Treatment» and describes a … Continue reading

CNC develops novel treatment for breast cancer / Novel therapy to prevent tumor from invading healthy tissues

A scientific team from the Center for Neurosciences and Cell Biology from the University of Coimbra, under the supervision of João Nuno Moreira, has developed a “new strategy for breast cancer treatment”. The scientific breakthrough was announced this Thursday by … Continue reading

“A new medicine for breast cancer treatment”

“A new medicine for breast cancer treatment”, in the field of nanotechnology, has won the 2009 edition of Arrisca Coimbra competition. Vera Moura, Sérgio Simões and João Moreira are working for “developing the idea into a business project. In this … Continue reading