António Gomes

ANTÓNIO GOMES

I aim to attain a deep understanding of structure and dynamics of relevant systems in cancer and neurological functioning. For these purposes, I employ the most recent and relevant tools and approaches (from modeling to deep learning) in a multidisciplinary environment.

Data Science; Structural and Computational Biology; Machine Learning; Deep Learning; Protein Structure Prediction; Protein-Protein Interactions; Drug Design; Coevolution features; G-protein coupled receptors (GPCRs).

CURRICULUM VITAE

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS

5 SCI-indexed publications: 1 original research paper, 1 review and 3 book chapters. Other publications include 3 MOL2NET conference proceedings’ papers, and 1 additional book chapter. Altogether, I have 9 peer-reviewed publications.

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

2017: Master’s Degreein Biochemistry, Science Faculty, Coimbra University, Portugal.Supervisor: Irina Moreira (Portugal).

2015: Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry, Science Faculty, Coimbra University, Portugal.Supervisor: Joel Arrais (Portugal).

2018: Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy

 

POSITIONS                  

2017-present:Research fellow of the Data Driven Molecular Design Lab at Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology (CNC), University of Coimbra, Portugal; position awarded under the “BrainHealth” Project 2020.

 

FELLOWSHIPS

2017-2018: Projeto BrainHealth 2020 – Detecção Precoce, Neuro-Modulação e Terapias Avançadas para Neuropatologias (CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-000008)(BIM 4.5)

 

RESEARCH GRANTS

2018-2021: “Cancer Research Advancement through Deep Learning”; Agency: FCT; Role: Team member.

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE/ORGANIZATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS

2017-present: Organizing committed of EJIBCE – “Encounter of Young Investigators in Computational and Structural Biology”, Portugal (organization of 1 edition).