(Chemical) Bonding is what makes life possible

Daniela Ribeiro


Research group
Natural Products – Chemistry and Bioactivity

Academic Staff

Researcher IDG-5332-2013
Ciência IDF915-6D0F-B6EB
Daniela Ribeiro is Assistant Professor at University of the Azores. She has a Master in Pharmaceutical Sciences (2010) and a PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences-specialty of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry (2014), by Faculty of Pharmacy of University of Porto. Her research activity is focused on the study of antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of polyphenols and she currently is the responsible researcher of a funded scientific project, at LAQV@REQUIMTE. She is the co-author of 5 book chapters, has several publications in indexed international journals (h-index of 19, Scopus) and has oral/poster communications presented in national and international meetings. She is Editor and reviewer of several indexed international journals.

Representative Publications

New phenolic cinnamic acid derivatives as selective COX-2 inhibitors. Design, synthesis, biological activity and structure-activity relationships
Antioxidant and pro-oxidant activities of carotenoids and their oxidation products
Calcium Pathways in Human Neutrophils-The Extended Effects of Thapsigargin and ML-9
Flavonoids Inhibit COX-1 and COX-2 Enzymes and Cytokine/Chemokine Production in Human Whole Blood
Inhibition of LOX by flavonoids: a structure-activity relationship study