ResearchID: K-7773-2014
ORCID: 0000-0002-8422-9392
Scopus: 57160292700

 

PhD Student

Carla Sílvia Silva Teixeira is a PhD student, with a FCT Grant, at BioSIM. She is currently assigned to the Chemistry PhD programme with the specialty in Theoretical Chemistry and Molecular Modeling at the Faculty of Sciences and Faculty of Engineer of the University of Porto. She uses QM/MM methods to study the catalytic mechanism of multi-functional enzyme complexes that are potential drug targets for pathogens such as Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

 

Main Publications:

Studying Haloanisoles Interaction with Olfactory Receptors
Carla S. Silva Teixeira, António C. Silva Ferreira, and Nuno M. F. S. A. Cerqueira
ACS Chem. Neurosci., 7 (7):870–885 (2016) | DOI: 10.1021/acschemneuro.5b00335


Amino acid deprivation using enzymes as a targeted therapy for cancer and viral infections.
H. S. Fernandes, C. S. Silva Teixeira, P.A Fernandes, M.J.Ramos and N. M. F. S. A. Cerqueira
Expert Opin Ther Pat., 27(3):283-297 (2017) | DOI:10.1080/13543776.2017.1254194

 

Full list of Publications: