SIMICA Lectures

Upcoming Lectures

Career pathways seminar on Jan 2022

The SIMICA´s Seminars on Career Pathways invites speakers to discuss their path from Chemistry/Biology degrees to their current position, as well as to educate students about opportunities outside of academia. Our next speaker is Stuart Cantrill, Chief Editor of Nature Chemistry, that will speak about publishing in science. Further details to be announced!!


Alan Chan, Percuros, 10-12-2021


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Gonçalo Bernardes, Ucam, 5-11-2021

Translational Chemical Biology

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Daniel Zaidman, UCAM, 04-09-2021

Computational design of antibody conjugates with increased target specificity and affinity


Silvia Sobol, PERC, 28-07-2021

Mechanisms and applications of bioluminescence for in vivo imaging


Mar Cabeza-Cabrerizo, UCAM, 26-05-2021

Development of multiparameter medical imaging tools for cancer diagnosis


Pablo Lara, PERC, 21-05-2021

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Nikolaus Krall, ALLCYTE, 11-02-2021


Luis Cruz, LUMC, 26-01-2021 


Nikolaus Krall, ALLCYTE, 22-10-2020


First annual SIMICA meeting, 20-10-2020

- Introduction to optical, ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging (Alan Chan, PERC)

- Application of proteomics in the discovery of cancer biomarkers (Katja Bierau, PERC)

- Anti-cancer targeted therapeutic (Gonçalo Bernardes, UCAM)


Gonçalo Bernardes, UCAM, 07-10-2020


Gonçalo Bernardes, UCAM, 20-02-2020


Gonçalo Bernardes, UCAM, 18-02-2020

Cysteine site-selective modification methods


Alireza Haghparast, PERC, 06-02-2020

Application of two-photon excited NIRF probes for in vivo ADC monitoring


Gonçalo Bernardes, UCAM, 24-01-2020

Lysine site-selective modification methods


Cornelis Sier, PERC, 07-01-2020

Molecular guided imaging of tracers in cancer


Cornelis Sier, PERC, 06-01-2020

Workshop on scientific writing for grant application


SIMICA Kick-off meeting, 28-10-2019

- Molecular imaging of disease (Bruno L. Oliveira, iMM)

- CORMs – from bench to clinic (Alan Chan, PERC)

- High-throughput screening for biomarker discovery (Katja Bierau, PERC)

- Front loading the risk of anticancer drug development with Pharmacoscopy® (Nikolaus Krall, ALLCYTE)

- Nanomedicine and immunotherapy (Luis Cruz, LUMC)

- Site-selective chemical protein modification for basic biology and drug development (Gonçalo Bernardes, UCAM)



Michele Vendruscolo, 20-05-2021

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Christian Becker, 23-04-2021


Joana Lobo Antunes, 09-04-2021


Vishal Rai, 19-03-2021


Ruben Ragg, 12-03-2021