Arsénio M. Fialho

Arsénio M. Fialho

Biography

Arsénio M. Fialho is currently an Associate Professor with Habilitation in Biotechnology and research member of Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences (IBB), at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST). He graduated in Biology from Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon and finished his PhD in Biotechnology at IST. As a researcher, his focus is on anticancer potential of azurin, a bacterial protein that might be integrated in cancer therapy. Furthermore, he is also involved in the study of virulence of Burkholderia cenocepacia complex and in the engineering of bacterial exopolysaccharides biosynthesis.

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