BioSYS 1 – Enrolled Students


  • Ana Margarida Matos – siRNA screen for modulators of CFTR surface retention, Supervisor – Paulo Matos (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Rainer Pepperkok (EMBL) *
  • Cibelle Costa – System Biology Approach for Cardiovascular Medicine, Supervisor – Mafalda Bourbon (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Marília Antunes (FCUL)
  • Cláudia Loureiro – Regulation of epithelial chloride transport by phospho-tyrosine-initiated protein networks, Supervisor – Peter Jordan (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Luka Clarke (FCUL)
  • Daniel Olivença – A mathematical model of the phosphoinositide pathway in human pulmonary epithelial cells., Supervisor – Francisco Pinto (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Eberhard Voit (Georgia Institute of Technology) *
  • Hugo Santos – Gene networks for motor neuron degeneration: from disease model transcriptomes to cellular systems, Supervisor – Margarida Gama-Carvalho (FCUL), Co-supervisor – David Van Vactor (Harvard Medical School) *
  • Joana Lérias – Anoctamin 1 ‐ A Member of A Novel Family of Ion Channels with Extended Functions and Significance in Disease, Supervisor – Rainer Schreiber (Univ Regensburg), Co-supervisor – Margarida Amaral (FCUL) *
  • Muhammad Asif – System medicine approach to improve diagnosis and prognosis in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), based on extensive genomic, biochemical and clinical data, Supervisor – Astride Vicente (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Francisco Couto (FCUL)
  • Nikhil Awatade – CFTR2Drugs – Using a Systems Approach to Identify the Mechanism of Action of Correctors, Supervisor – Margarida Amaral (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Rainer Pepperkok (EMBL) *
  • Paulo Costa – Functional networks in which the DIS3 and DIS3L1 exosome subunits participate and their relevance in colorectal cancer, Supervisor – Luísa Romão (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Margarida Gama-Carvalho (FCUL)
  • Rita Catarino – Functional studies of members of the matrix-plasma membrane-actin cytoskeleton continuum and responses to abiotic stress, Supervisor – Rui Malhó (FCUL), Co-supervisor – Patrick Hussey (Univ Durham) *
  • Sara Canato – The ER quality control: Dissecting protein networks to identify drug targets for Cystic Fibrosis, Supervisor – Carlos Farinha (FCUL), Co-supervisor – André Falcão (FCUL)

*International / mixed scholarships