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Head of Materials


September 2016 - Present


Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (ICMM-CSIC)

October 2014 - December 2015



Universidade de Coimbra

February 2006 - April 2011

PhD (Department of Chemical Engineering)

University of Coimbra

2006 - 2011

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Santos, Tiago and Ferreira, Raquel and Maia, Joao and Agasse, Fabienne and Xapelli, Sara and Cortes, Luisa and Bragan{\c{c}}a, Jos{\'e} and Malva, Joao and Ferreira, Lino Silva and Bernardino, Liliana(2012). Polymeric Nanoparticles to Control the Differentiation of Neural Stem Cells in the Subventricular Zone of the Brain. ACS Nano. American Chemical Society
Santos, Tiago and Maia, Jo{\~a}o and Agasse, Fabienne and Xapelli, Sara and Ferreira, Lino and Bernardino, Liliana(2012). Nanomedicine boosts neurogenesis: new strategies for brain repair. Integrative Biology. Royal Society of Chemistry
Botequim, David and Maia, Jo{\~a}o and Lino, Miguel MF and Lopes, Luis MF and Sim{\~o}es, Pedro Nuno and Ilharco, Laura M and Ferreira, Lino Silva(2012). Nanoparticles and surfaces presenting antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral properties. Langmuir. ACS Publications
Maia, Jo{\~a}o and Vaz{\~a}o, Helena and Pedroso, Dora CS and Jesus, Catarina SH and Brito, Rui MM and Gr{\~a}os, M{\'a}rio and Gil, Maria Helena and Ferreira, Lino Silva(2012). VEGF-functionalized dextran has longer intracellular bioactivity than VEGF in endothelial cells. Biomacromolecules. ACS Publications
Maia, Joao and Santos, Tiago and Aday, Sezin and Agasse, Fabienne and Cortes, Luísa and Malva, Joao O and Bernardino, Liliana and Ferreira, Lino(2011). Controlling the neuronal differentiation of stem cells by the intracellular delivery of retinoic acid-loaded nanoparticles. ACS nano. ACS Publications
Maia, Jo{\~a}o and Carvalho, Rui A and Coelho, Jorge FJ and Sim{\~o}es, Pedro N and Gil, M Helena(2010). Insight on the periodate oxidation of dextran and its structural vicissitudes. Polymer. Elsevier
Maia, Jo{\~a}o and Ribeiro, Maximiano P and Ventura, Carla and Carvalho, Rui A and Correia, Il{\'\i}dio J and Gil, Maria H(2009). Ocular injectable formulation assessment for oxidized dextran-based hydrogels. Acta Biomaterialia. 5. (6). p. 1948--1955. Elsevier
Maia, Joao and Ferreira, Lino and Carvalho, Rui and Ramos, Manuel A and Gil, Maria H(2005). Synthesis and characterization of new injectable and degradable dextran-based hydrogels. Polymer. 46. (23). p. 9604--9614. Elsevier
Maia, Jo{\~a}o and Evangelista, Marta B and Gil, Helena and Ferreira, Lino(2014). Dextran-based materials for biomedical applications. Carbohydrates Applications in Medicine. p. 31--53.
Lino, Ferreira and David, Botequim and Jo{\~a}o, Maia(2013). Antimicrobial complexes.
da, Silva Ferreira Lino and Oliveira, Malva Jo{\~a}o Jos{\'e} and In{\'a}cio, Bernardino Liliana and de Sousa SantosTiago Alexandre Ramos, Teixeira and Reina, Maia e Silva Jo{\~a}o(2011). Non-leaching nanoparticle formulation for the intracellular delivery of hydrophobic drugs and its use to modulate cell activity and differentiation.
Maia, Jo{\~a}o(2011). Drug Delivery Systems for Tissue Engineering Applications.