Publications

The research conducted at CQM is divided between two groups: Materials and Natural Products and it complies with the highest standards of quality which have lead to many publications in International Journals, books and chapters.

Facilities

Team

The CQM team has over 50 researchers from multiple nationalities across many fields. The Scientific Commission is made up by the most experienced senior researchers and they are responsible for managing CQM's activities.

 

Funding Agencies

Completed projects

    • 2019
      • NCDs-CAPomics - Combining volatomics, multivariate statistical analysis and optical fibre sensor as a promising, innovative and integrating approach for ncds diagnostics. Case study of cancer and neurodegenerative diseases (INNO INDIGO IPP2 NCDs-CAPomics). Funded by: INNO INDIGO (01/07/2016 - 01/02/2019). Total funds: € 199 066.
      • MarineBlueRefine (M1420-01-0247-FEDER-000006). Funded by: Madeira 14-20 (01/02/2017 - 31/01/2019). Main contractor: Madebiotech - CR&D, S.A.. Host institution: UMa (CQM). Total funds: € 1 000 000. CQM (Team member): € 452 644.05.
    • 2018
      • PROEQUIPRAM - Reforço do Investimento em Equipamentos e Infraestruturas Científicas na RAM (M1420-01-0145-FEDER-000008). Funded by: Madeira 14-20 (01/07/2017 - 31/12/2018). Total funds: € 382 500.
      • CQM - Centro de Química da Madeira – Financiamento plurianual (PEst-UID/QUI/00674/2013). Funded by: State Budget (01/01/2015 - 31/12/2018). Total funds: € 482 892.
      • BaiTS - Biodegradable dendrimers for Targeted neuroprotective therapies in Stroke (PTDC/CTM-NAN/3547/2014). Funded by: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (01/01/2015 - 31/12/2018). Main contractor: Instituto Nacional de Engenharia Biomédica (INEB, Porto). Total funds: € 195 256. CQM (Team member): € 10 080.
    • 2017
      • Cyted Red 214RT0482 - Desarrollo de una vacuna frente a VIH: estudio de los cambios en la biología de células dendríticas humanas tras interacción con distintos sistema de liberación de péptidos de VIH (vihvacd) (Cyted Red 214RT0482). Funded by: CYTED (01/01/2014 - 31/12/2017). Main contractor: Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón. Total funds: € 100 000. CQM (Team member): € 22 000.
    • 2015
      • AVC-MaC-CV - Evaluation of the health protective effects of polyphenols-rich diets in the evolution of Cardiovascular biomarkers (MAC/3/M251). Funded by: MAC 2007-2013 (06/06/2014 - 31/12/2015). Total funds: € 154 514. CQM (Team member): € 150 000.
    • 2008
      • BIOPOLIS - Building an European Bioregion (Interreg IIIB 05/MAC/2.3/C14). Funded by: FEDER INTERREG IIIB (01/01/2006 - 31/12/2008). Host institution: Fundación Canaria de Investigación y Salud. Total funds: € 708 000. CQM (Team member): € 176.
      • RNEM - Rede Nacional de Espectrometria de Massa (REDE/1508/REM/2005). Funded by: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (01/01/2006 - 31/12/2008). Total funds: € 3 300 000. CQM (Team member): € 167 000.
      • ANTIVINMAC - Determination of Antioxidant Potential, Amino Acids and Biogenic Amines in Wines from Canárias, Azores and Madeira (Interreg IIIB 05/MAC/2.3/M28). Funded by: FEDER INTERREG IIIB (01/01/2005 - 31/12/2008). Total funds: € 304 353.
    • 2006
      • CLAYCATS - Modified Porto Santo Clays as Catalysts for Liquid Phase Organic Reactions (POCTI/CTM/47619/2002). Funded by: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (01/01/2003 - 31/12/2006). Total funds: € 72 000.
      • CARVINMAC - Caracterização dos vinhos elaborados com castas autóctones da Madeira, Açores e Canárias (MAC/2.3/M51). Funded by: FEDER INTERREG IIIB (01/01/2000 - 31/12/2006). Total funds: € 520 000. CQM (Team member): € 210 000.