Hélder Santos

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Our research team makes the unique bridge between medical engineering, pharmaceutical nanotechnology and biomedical research by combining unique techniques, such as microfluidic glass technology, to help to build innovative nanomedicines/nanovectors and multidrug loading. To design and test the functionality and efficacy of these nanomedicines, we use state-of-the-art nanotheranostic technologies for personalized medicine, which allow the precisely engineering of materials at nanoscale to develop novel therapeutic formulations, including industrial scale-up validation, batch-to-batch reproducibility, and controllability of the nanomaterials’ physicochemical properties for translation into the clinic.
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Another busy day tomorrow. Very honored to be in Brussels monitoring H2020 EU projects. https://t.co/dEjcg0Qayg

"Your passion will be infectious, and others that you encounter will see it as inspiration, ultimately allowing you… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Very honoured to have acted as external examiner of J. Penders PhD thesis from Prof. Molly Stevens Lab… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

JUST ACCEPTED COLLABORATIVE ORIGINAL PAPER IN ADVANCED HEALTHCARE MATERIALS: "Gelatin Templated Polypeptide Co-cro… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Nanomedicines: The next generation of smart precision drugs | Hélder Santos

Prof. Santos talk at the Helsinki Health Week (Tiedekulma) - Nanomedicines: The Next Generation of Smart Precision Drugs

Nanomedicines: the Swiss Army knife to fix heart disease | Hélder A. Santos | TEDxHelsinkiUniversity

Nanomedicine: Making Drugs more Precise

Academy of Finland Award 2016 Hélder A. Santos (in English)

Communicating science to the general public

Prof. Santos' Invited virtual talk at USERN Congress 2017

Nanomedicine: Hélder A Santos

Microfluidics for the preparation of advanced drug delivery systems

Hélder Santos: Young Chemists Group of the Portuguese Chemical Society (with English subtitles)

Talent Prize Science 2010 (in Portuguese)