Joana Guedes

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Phd Program : PDBMA - Biologia Molecular e Ambiental

Research Area : Molecular targets

Position : Phd students


Bachelors (BSc) degree in Genetics and Biotechnology (2011-2014) - UTAD Masters (MSc) degree in Molecular Genetics (2014-2017) - UMinho PhD in Molecular and Environmental Biology (2017-present) - UMinho/CIMA


  • Manuela Côrte-Real


Joana P. Guedes, Cátia S. Pereira, Lígia R. Rodrigues and Manuela Côrte-Real (2018) Bovine milk lactoferrin selectively kills highly metastatic prostate cancer PC-3 and osteosarcoma MG-63 cells in vitro. Frontiers in Oncology. June, 8, 1-12

Pereira CS, Guedes JP, Gonçalves M, Loureiro L, Castro L, Gerós H, Rodrígues LR, Côrte-Real M (2016) “Lactoferrin selectively triggers apoptosis in highly metastatic breast cancer cells through inhibition of plasmalemmal V-H+-ATPase”. Oncotarget. Sep, 7(38): 1-15.