Catarina M.m. Duarte
Head of Nutraceuticals and Delivery
Instituto de Medicina Molecular
United States of America
Catarina Duarte has completed her PhD in Physical-Chemistry (1997) from Universidade Nova de Lisboa. She is the head of Nutraceuticals and Delivery Group of iBET, Portugal (since 2003) and Coordinator of R&D activities and responsible for technology transfer between academia and industry. Her research interests include the development of clean technologies for the development of new functional formulations, with application in pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food industries. She is the author of 88 accepted papers in peer-reviewed scientific periodicals, several book chapters and communications in international meetings.