Virginia Moura Gouveia has an M.Sc degree in Biomedical Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal. For the last two years, Virginia has become passionate about the enormous potential that nanotechnology has regarding precision medicine to enhance and hence revolutionise current therapeutics and theranostics. In this way, during her doctoral studies, Virginia has been involved in research projects in the field of nanomedicine with focus on the development of innovating target-to-treat drug delivery systems for inflammation therapy.
Master in Biomedical Engineering (Class 2014)
Universidade do Porto
Bachelor in Bioengineering
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa Porto
Ph'D Student in Molecular and Cellular Biotechnology Applied to Health Sciences,
Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar, University of Universidade do Porto
in fellowship with University College London
Department of Chemistry -UCL
Target-to-Treat Nanotherapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Gouveia VM, Lima SA, Nunes C, Reis S. Non-Biologic Nanodelivery Therapies for Rheumatoid Arthritis. J Biomed Nanotechnol. 2015 Oct;11(10):1701-21.
- Lopes-de-Araújo J, Neves AR, Gouveia VM, Moura CC, Nunes C, Reis S. Oxaprozin-Loaded Lipid Nanoparticles towards Overcoming NSAIDs Side-Effects. Pharm Res. 2016 Feb;33(2):301-14.