Título Nº Estudante Nome Estudante Grau Académico Data de Início Data de Defesa Estado Data Estado Orientadores Coorientadores
1 I move, therefore I am (?) visuomotor information modulates the senses of ownership and agency in a moving Virtual Hand Illusion paradigm 201307390 Victoria Brugada Ramentol PhD Programme 15-11-2016 05-03-2021 Concluded 05-03-2021 900211217 - Gonzalo García de Polavieja
240987 - Vasco Miguel Clara Lopes Galhardo
2 Exploring the role of pro-inflammatory signaling in myelin repair 201402552 Maria Inês Fazendeiro Cunha PhD Programme 14-11-2016 07-07-2020 Concluded 07-07-2020 900197506 - Mikael Simons
502748 - João Carlos Bettencourt de Medeiros Relvas
3 Defining the role of tumor-derived exosomes in brain metastasis 201101388 Gonçalo Martins da Costa Pereira Rodrigues PhD Programme 14-12-2016 05-06-2020 Concluded 05-06-2020 900197490 - David C. Lyden
4 New insights into HIV-1 restriction – functional studies on 90K orthologues and endogenous SERINC5 201501622 Vânia Patrícia Mendes Passos Kohn PhD Programme 14-11-2016 22-05-2020 Concluded 22-05-2020 900197051 - Christine Goffinet
212226 - Maria de São José Garcia Alexandre
213261 - Anabela Cordeiro da Silva
5 Mechanisms regulating myonuclear positioning and its impact on muscle function 201102618 Mafalda Maria Coelho Azevedo PhD Programme 14-11-2016 06-05-2020 Concluded 06-05-2020 900196329 - Mary K. Baylies
416271 - Helder José Martins Maiato
6 Graphene-based materials for blood-contacting devices 201202442 Andreia Sofia Trindade Pereira PhD Programme 24-11-2016 16-04-2020 Concluded 16-04-2020 486374 - Inês de Castro Gonçalves de Almada Lobo
474547 - Maria Cristina Teixeira Lopes da Costa Pinto Lopes Martins
7 Melanoma in zebrafish disregards telomere maintenance mechanisms 201200012 Joana Raquel Nabais Dias PhD Programme 13-12-2016 08-01-2020 Concluded 08-01-2020 900193316 - Graça Raposo Benedetti
249298 - Ana Paula Soares Dias Ferreira
8 The changing brain in Alzeimer´s disease: is the retina a mirror of disease onset and progression? 200902777 Samuel Filipe Duarte Chiquita PhD Programme 05-11-2016 27-09-2019 Concluded 27-09-2019 900080543 - António Francisco Rosa Gomes Ambrósio
502748 - João Carlos Bettencourt de Medeiros Relvas
9 Contribuction of human iPSCs to the study of neuron development and disease modelling in vivo 199901191 Raquel Maria Coelho Real PhD Programme 02-11-2016 16-05-2019 Concluded 16-05-2019 900167235 - Vincenzo De Paola
502748 - João Carlos Bettencourt de Medeiros Relvas
10 The role of insulin resistance in metabolic reprogramming and lineage commitment 201103748 Dário Lúcio Ferreira de Jesus PhD Programme 14-11-2016 06-03-2019 Concluded 06-03-2019 900163954 - Rohit N. Kulkarni
421241 - Carmen de Lurdes Fonseca Jerónimo
11 Tracking malaria transmission intensities through pregnancy-specific serology 201103745 Ana Maria Teixeira Duarte Cancela da Fonseca Alverca PhD Programme 28-04-2017 20-12-2018 Concluded 20-12-2018 900155962 - Alfredo Mayor Aparício
12 The relationship between naïve pluripotency and X-chromosome inactivation 200705246 Elsa Joana Ferreira de Sousa PhD Programme 09-11-2016 12-12-2018 Concluded 12-12-2018 900155969 - José Carlos Rebelo da Silva
13 The role of YAP and TAZ in sprouting angiogenesis 200303727 Filipa Ferreira Maia Neto PhD Programme 12-12-2016 07-12-2018 Concluded 07-12-2018 900155974 - Holger Gerhardt
14 Post-transcriptional gene regulation during synaptic plasticity 201003559 Mariana Miranda Fontes PhD Programme 23-11-2011 24-09-2018 Concluded 24-09-2018 900153235 - Kelsey Catherine Martins
228789 - Maria Alexandra Marques Moreira
15 Diet-microbiota interaction in health and disease: a role of high salt diet in inflammatory bowel disease 201000147 Pedro Miguel Gomes da Silva Miranda PhD Programme 08-11-2011 24-09-2018 Concluded 24-09-2018 900153239 - Premysl Bercik
519008 - Didier Jacques Christian Cabanes
16 LRH-1 signaling and control of liver intermediary metabolism: impact on nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 200705376 Vera Mónica Lemos da Silva PhD Programme 31-10-2016 24-04-2018 Concluded 24-04-2018 900140373 - Kristina Schoonjans
230082 - Vitor Manuel Vieira da Costa
17 Resistance of ferroportin to hepcidin binding causes pulmonary iron overload and restrictive lung disease 201103750 Joana Matos das Neves PhD Programme 02-11-2016 08-01-2018 Concluded 08-01-2018 900088418 - Martina Muckenthaler
18 CAG repeat instability in Huntington's disease: insights from HD patients and mouse models 200500738 João Luís Aguiar Martins Neto PhD Programme 15-11-2016 23-10-2017 Concluded 23-10-2017 900125774 - Vanessa Chantal Wheeler
19 Discovering pathways underlying autism spectrum disorder upon loss-of-function of chromatin-related genes 201209318 Catarina Morais Seabra PhD Programme 23-12-2016 03-10-2017 Concluded 03-10-2017 409180 - Patrícia Espinheira de Sá Maciel
20 Aiptasia sp. Larva as model to study the cellular mechanisms of coral-algae symbiosis 200702373 Iliona Pereira Dias Wolfowicz PhD Programme 02-11-2016 21-06-2017 Concluded 21-06-2017 567114 - Ana Costa Xavier de Carvalho
21 The role of chromosome arms and kinetochore architecture in the formation and amphitelic attachments - implications for miotic fidelity 201006854 Danica Drpic PhD Programme 05-12-2016 29-05-2017 Concluded 29-05-2017 416271 - Helder José Martins Maiato
22 Investigating lysine methylation of RNA polymerase II C - terminal domain 200906902 João Rodrigo Diogo Dias PhD Programme 10-10-2012 14-12-2016 Concluded 14-12-2016 900102574 - Ana Maria Pires Pombo
228789 - Maria Alexandra Marques Moreira
23 Heme and iron shape macrophage plasticity: a role in hemolytic disorders and cancer? 201007224 Milene Soraia Costa da Silva PhD Programme 18-10-2011 17-10-2016 Concluded 17-10-2016 900088418 - Martina Muckenthaler
24 Understanding the mechanisms underlying force transmission during epithelial cell division 200605217 Diana Catarina Nunes Pinheiro PhD Programme 18-01-2017 19-09-2016 Concluded 19-09-2016 228561 - Claudio Enrique Sunkel Cariola
25 The role of Myogenic regulatory factors in rhabdomyosarcoma: insights from zebrafish and beyond 201007223 Inês Moreira Tenente PhD Programme 18-10-2011 16-09-2016 Concluded 16-09-2016 900099728 - David M. Langenau
26 Exploring the regulatory networks of spermatogenesis: from candidate gene approaches to integrative functional genomics 200504525 Ana Cristina da Cunha Figueiredo de Cardoso Lima PhD Programme 25-10-2012 20-07-2016 Concluded 20-07-2016 470774 - Alexandra Manuel Ferreira Lopes
27 Circadian rhythms in a Trypanosoma brucei infection: host, parasite or both? 201003557 Ana Filipa de Almeida Rijo Ferreira PhD Programme 25-10-2011 20-07-2016 Concluded 20-07-2016 900091271 - Luísa Miranda Figueiredo
900091272 - Joseph S. Takahashi
28 Praziquantel-resistance in Schistosoma mansoni: role of efflux pumps, phenotypic characteristics and proteomics analysis 201103746 António Pinto Almeida PhD Programme 17-10-2012 07-07-2016 Concluded 07-07-2016 900090085 - Ana Júlia Pinto Fonseca Sieuve Afonso
412390 - Ana Maria Luís Ramos Tomás
29 Wirelessly controlled micro-and nanostructures for bioapplications 201005991 André Machado Lindo PhD Programme 28-10-2011 09-03-2016 Concluded 09-03-2016 900082614 - Salvador Pané I Vidal
999926543 - Ana Paula Gomes Moreira Pego
30 Aggregation-Promoting Factors in Neurodegenerative Diseases - Insights from a C. elegans Model 200902348 Olga Maria Alvarenga Fernandes Sin PhD Programme 10-10-2012 13-01-2016 Concluded 13-01-2016 900082239 - Sander Van Den Heuvel
502748 - João Carlos Bettencourt de Medeiros Relvas
31 Transcription, splicing and chromatin structure 200303287 João Filipe Ferreira Curado e Silva PhD Programme 24-11-2015 20-11-2015 Concluded 20-11-2015 900080278 - Roderic Guigó Serra
228789 - Maria Alexandra Marques Moreira
32 The role of hepcidin in the host defense against Vibrio vulnificus infection 200601483 João André Traila Arezes PhD Programme 08-10-2012 20-11-2015 Concluded 20-11-2015 900080262 - Elizabeta Nemeth
413007 - Maria da Graça Beça Gonçalves Porto
33 Studies on the mechanisms of maturation and membrane disassembly of vacuoles containing invasive bacteria 200404179 José Carlos Vieira dos Santos PhD Programme 10-10-2012 16-11-2015 Concluded 16-11-2015 900080097 - Jost Enninga
34 Genetics and dynamics of piRNA induced silencing 200903556 Bruno Filipe Madeira de Albuquerque PhD Programme 10-10-2012 13-11-2015 Concluded 13-11-2015 900080094 - René François Ketting
228789 - Maria Alexandra Marques Moreira
35 Identification of novel chromatin and nuclear factors regulating oncogene-induced senescence 200305229 Joana Cristina Pereira Teixeira dos Santos PhD Programme 10-10-2012 17-09-2015 Concluded 17-09-2015 900078049 - Jesús Gil
36 Dissecting human CNS gene expression 200803397 Margherita Francescatto PhD Programme 02-02-2015 20-01-2015 Concluded 20-01-2015 999942949 - Peter Heutink
37 Characterization of a pro-tumour role of interleukin-17 producing yδ T cells in ovarian cancer 200901336 Maria Margarida Sousa Gonçalves Rei PhD Programme 10-10-2012 17-12-2014 Concluded 17-12-2014 999926891 - Bruno Miguel de Carvalho e Silva Santos
900055266 - Daniel J Pennington
38 Understanding the impact of chromosomal inversion on the evolution of the human genome 200903699 João Miguel Fernandes Alves PhD Programme 10-10-2012 15-12-2014 Concluded 15-12-2014 201759 - António Manuel Amorim dos Santos
39 Assessment of community perceptions regarding dengue prevention in Madeira Island, Portugal 200303828 Teresa Lobo Machado Sousa Nazaré PhD Programme 10-10-2012 09-10-2014 Concluded 09-10-2014 900053975 - Rosa Maria Figueiredo Teodósio
413007 - Maria da Graça Beça Gonçalves Porto
40 CUZ1, a novel modulator of CDC48 function in the ubiquitin – proteasome system 200300251 Maria Bebiana Vigário da Silva Sá Moura PhD Programme 14-07-2014 26-06-2014 Concluded 26-06-2014 900049176 - Mark Hochstrasser
41 Human brain development and evolution: insights from gene expression 200002929 André Miguel Moura da Costa e Sousa PhD Programme 30-07-2013 26-07-2013 Concluded 26-07-2013 900031856 - Nemad Sestan
42 homeostasis of the IL-2-producing CD4 T cells and theirrole in the control of T regulatory cells function and number. 200700147 Inês de Lemos Ferreira Amado PhD Programme 21-12-2009 18-07-2013 Concluded 18-07-2013 519019 - António Ângelo Bastos Alves de Freitas
411692 - Maria Ângela Brito de Sousa
43 Microenvironmental regulators of mammary gland architecture: the role of matrix metalloproteinase 3 in epithelial invasion and branching morphogenesis 200703206 Ana Luísa Pinto Correia PhD Programme 16-07-2013 11-07-2013 Concluded 11-07-2013 249287 - Fernando Carlos de Landér Schmitt
44 The role of the headcase gene in the Drosophila melanogaster testis and intestinal stem  cell niches 200101743 Luís Pedro Fernandes Resende PhD Programme 13-05-2013 09-05-2013 Concluded 09-05-2013 900027416 - Leanne Jones
45 Role of inhibition in emotional learning 200706330 Catarina Isabel Lemos Rodrigues de Sousa Cunha PhD Programme 11-03-2013 04-03-2013 Concluded 04-03-2013 201759 - António Manuel Amorim dos Santos
46 A role for the Tbx18 transcription factor in the development of mesenchymal lineages through embryogenesis and adulthood 200102424 Nuno Miguel Guimarães de Sá Camboa PhD Programme 28-02-2013 26-02-2013 Concluded 26-02-2013 450293 - Luís Filipe Marques Ribeiro Teixeira da Costa
47 Identification of novel cis-regulatory elements in the cadherin superfamily and characterization of therir role in cancer-related. 200700423 Patrícia Joana Morais Ferreira Oliveira PhD Programme 29-04-2010 13-02-2012 Concluded 13-02-2012 432534 - Carla Isabel Gonçalves De Oliveira
48 Characterization of neural stem/precursosr cell (NPC) immuno modulatory properties 200501693 Chiara Cossetti PhD Programme 25-10-2006 10-02-2012 Concluded 10-02-2012 999926744 - Stefano Pluchino
49 Functional analysis of the Odd/skipped related genes: insights from renal and fin development 200403242 Ana Maria Bastos Barros Neto PhD Programme 25-01-2006 30-11-2011 Concluded 30-11-2011 999927072 - José Luís Gómez Skarmeta
50 Malaria in pregnancy: phagocytosis and HIV 200707441 Ricardo Tenreiro Estiveira de Ataíde PhD Programme 29-04-2010 04-04-2011 Concluded 04-04-2011 999926800 - Stephen Rogerson
51 From enhancer structure to novel phenotypes: studying the gene regulation of pigmentation in Drosophila. 200707439 Diogo Calheiros e Menezes Manoel PhD Programme 02-01-2007 17-12-2010 Concluded 17-12-2010 999927121 - Benjamin Prud' Homme
201759 - António Manuel Amorim dos Santos
52 Computational Analysis of the Evolution and Regulation of Alternative Splicing in Metazoans. 200400056 André de Sousa Rodrigues Corvelo PhD Programme 09-11-2005 13-12-2010 Concluded 13-12-2010 999926297 - Eduardo Eyras Jiménez
411692 - Maria Ângela Brito de Sousa
53 Impact of the UPR on the expression of relevant genes for cellular iron metabolism 200404835 Susana João Cunha de Oliveira PhD Programme 02-03-2005 23-07-2010 Concluded 23-07-2010 411692 - Maria Ângela Brito de Sousa
412336 - Jorge Eduardo da Silva Azevedo
488545 - Idílio Jorge Matias Pereira Pinto