FEMS Master Thesis Award


Beatriz Coelho, PhD student at the Nanomedicine Lab, was distinguished with the FEMS Master Thesis Award, attributed for the first time by the Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS). Her thesis within the Materials Engineering Master Degree Program, “A Digital Microfluidics Platform for Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification of DNA”, was developed under the co-supervision of Pedro Viana Baptista, leader of the Nanomedicine Lab at UCIBIO - FCT NOVA, and Rui Igreja, researcher at CENIMAT-FCT NOVA.