Cláudia Nunes

Aveiro Institute of Materials at the University of Aveiro
Marine polysaccharides as valuable compounds for biomedical and food applications

Cláudia Nunes is a Researcher at CICECO - Aveiro Institute of Materials at the University of Aveiro. She holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Aveiro since May 2008, having her PhD work focused on the extraction and structural analysis of polysaccharides. The main scientific interests include the development of biomaterials based on polysaccharides for application in the biomedical and food areas. Her experience is recognized by the publication of 1 patent, 8 book chapters and 102 articles in International Journals cited in the Science Citation Index, with 2200 citations (h = 28). She coordinated and participated in several research projects funded by national and European programs (28 in total).