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Joana Maciel
Team Member

Dr. Joana Maciel has graduated in Pharmaceutical Sciences, obtained the Master Degree in Molecular Microbiology, and finished her PhD in Biomedical Engineering in April 2013. Her PhD work consisted in the "Design of novel regenerative therapeutic strategies based on macrophage released factors: from model surfaces to an in vivo delivery system", and was developed at Instituto de Engenharia Biomédica (INEB), Universidade do Porto, and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. During her carrier, Dr. Joana Maciel has developed skills and gained experience in different areas such as Immunology, Parasitology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Nanotechnology, Biomaterials, Biomedical Engineering, Tissue Regeneration and Laboratory Animal Science. Her studies resulted in several presentations at national and international conferences, as well as scientific papers, published in international scientific journals.