Centro de Investigação em Genética Molecular Humana (CIGMH)

  • Portugal

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To carry out innovative research and advanced education and training towards a better assessment of genetics as a determinant of health (interaction between genes, environmental stress and disease causation) allowing more accurate disease prediction and prevention as well as more effective therapeutic interventions.

Research Strategy:

Interdisciplinary R&D activities use genomic and post-genomic methodologies to study the molecular, biochemical and cellular aspects of human genetic disorders and environmental stress through four interrelated approaches (i) exposure assessment and biological responses to stressors, (ii) variability in gene expression and regulation in the disease process and (iii) evaluation and development of toxicogenomic and toxicoproteomic biomarkers.

Research Organization:

The strategic goals are achieved through translational projects allowing the consolidation of an enlarged and efficient research network through the several specific know-how of the Labs

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    Research Output

    Analysis of Pelagia noctiluca proteome Reveals a Red Fluorescent Protein, a Zinc Metalloproteinase and a Peroxiredoxin

    Frazao, B., Campos, A., Osorio, H., Thomas, B., Leandro, S., Teixeira, A., Vasconcelos, V. & Antunes, A., Apr 2017, In : Protein Journal. 36, 2, p. 77-97 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Citations (Scopus)

    Dynamics of expression of drug transporters: Methods for Appraisal

    Gromicho, M., Rueff, J. & Rodrigues, AS., 2016, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc, Vol. 1395. p. 75-85 11 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1395).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)


    • 1 Types of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively

    Domain Dynamics and Control of Electron flux

    Michel Kranendonk (Recipient)

    1 May 201430 Apr 2017

    Activity: OtherTypes of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively