Alexandre José Macedo

Alexandre José Macedo
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul | UFRGS · Faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology Center

Ph.D.

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Introduction
Alexandre José Macedo currently works at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology Center, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul. Alexandre does research in Biofilms, Materials Chemistry and Microbiology. Their current projects are focused in find natural molecules able to inhibit and avoid pathogenic and industrial biofilm formation.
Additional affiliations
March 2008 - present
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Position
  • Strategies to combat bacterial adhesion
March 2007 - September 2020
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Position
  • Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)
April 2003 - September 2006
Education
April 2003 - September 2006
Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Field of study
  • Microbiology
March 2000 - February 2002
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Field of study
  • Cellular and Molecualr Biology
August 1995 - December 1999

Projects

Projects (3)
Project
structural studies of peptides with therapeutic potential
Project
The characterization of biofouling processes with an emphasis on the relationship between invertebrate larval settlement and the presence of microbial biofilm on hard substrates using antimicrobials to test the hypothesis, and the evaluation of the influence of orientation and texture of the substrate in the colonization process.