João Moura
(+351) 239820190
jmoura@cnc.uc.pt
Post-Doc
Group at CNC
Education: 

010 – present: Associate professor at the Viana do Castelo Polytechnic, Viana do Castelo , Portugal.
2010 – present: Pos-doc at the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Coimbra, Portugal.
2004 – 2010: Assistant professor at the Viana do Castelo Polytechic, Viana do Castelo , Portugal.
2004 – 2009: PhD Student at the Abel Salazar Biomedical Sciences Institute, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.
2002 – 2004: Trainee/volunteer at the Flow Cytometry Lab of the Santo António Hospital, Porto, Portugal.
2002: Erasmus student at the Biological Research Center, Szeged, Hungary.
2001-2002: Trainee/volunteer at the Institute for Molecular and Celular Biology, Porto Portugal.

Afiliation: 

CNC and Viana do Castelo Polytechnic

Area of Research: 

Study of the role of T cells in the impaired healing of the diabetic foot ulcers. Study of the TCR repertoire diversity in diabetic patients and its potential use in the development of a biomarker for diabetic foot ulceration.

Research Summary: 
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7817-0881
Selected Publications: 

1.    Moura J, Rodrigues J, Gonçalves M, Amaral C, Lima M, Carvalho E; IMPAIRED T- CELL FUNCTION IN DIABETIC FOOT ULCERATIONS; submited to Cellular & Molecular Immunology.
2.    Lima M, Leander M, Santos M, Santos AH, Lau C, Queirós ML, Gonçalves M, Fonseca S, Moura J, Teixeira MA, Orfao A; CHEMOKINE RECEPTOR EXPRESSION ON NORMAL BLOOD CD56+ NK-CELLS ELUCIDATES CELL PARTNERS THAT COMIGRATE DURING THE INNATE AND ADAPTIVE IMMUNE RESPONSES AND IDENTIFIES A TRANSITIONAL NK-CELL POPULATION; Journal of Immunology Research; 2015.
3.    Moura J, Børsheim E, Carvalho E; THE ROLE OF MICRORNAS IN DIABETIC COMPLICATIONS- SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON WOUND HEALING; Genes; 2014; Sep 29; 5(4): 926-56.
4.    Moura J, Silva L, Cruz MT, Carvalho E; MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR MECHANISMS OF BONE MORPHOGENETIC PROTEINS AND ACTIVINS IN THE SKIN: POTENTIAL BENEFITS FOR WOUND HEALING; Archives of Dermatological Research; 2013; 7: 557-569.
5.    Moura J, Rodrigues J, Santos AH, Teixeira MA, Queirós ML, Santos M, Gonçalves M, Fonseca S, Laranjeira C, Rodrigues AS, Júnior EC, Ribeiro F, Acosta MJ, Lima M; CHEMOKINE RECEPTOR REPERTOIRE REFLECTS MATURE T-CELL LYMPHOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDER CLINICAL PRESENTATION; Journal of Blood Cells Molecules and Diseases; 2009; 42: 57-63.

Other information: 

http://www.cnbc.pt/research/department_group_show.asp?iddep=1138&idgrp=1144

 
   
© 2017 CNC - Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology powered by ponto.C