Drug Discovery, Delivery & Toxicology

Bruno Sarmento COORDINATOR: Bruno Sarmento | ORCID


The research conducted within the DDD&T area includes discovery, delivery approaches and toxicology of therapeutics for various conditions affecting human health, namely cancer, hormonal disorders, bacterial and viral diseases.

Presently, the DDD&T focuses its activity on two research lines: Drug Delivery and Mitosis & Cancer Research. Researchers of the different research lines work together in an interdisciplinary basis, integrating scientific expertise in chemistry, medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and cell and molecular biology.



  1. Cancer Research
  2. Drug Delivery