The Maria de Sousa Award - 1st edition 2021 was delivered on the 24th November 2021 to five Portuguese researchers, in a ceremony that took place at Teatro Thalia, in Lisbon, and was presided by Prime Minister António Costa.
“BioTribo – Exploring biomaterials as triboelectric nanogenerators for cardiovascular applications”Dr. Andreia Pereira
“The role of CCL2 and IL-8 in the microenvironment of pituitary neuroendocrine tumors: relationship with tumoral aggressiveness and their diagnostic-therapeutic usefulness”Dr. Pedro Marques
“How to balance actomyosin-dependent forces to preserve epithelial tissue integrity”Dr. Mariana Osswald
“The impact of parasite sequestration in trypanosomiasis severity”Dr. Sara Silva Pereira
"Glycosylation of gastric cancer extracellular vesicles: its impact in cancer intercellular communication and its potential for biomarker discovery”Dr. Daniela Freitas