Graca Minas

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minho
Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A lab-on-a-chip for spectrophotometric analysis of biological fluids
    G Minas
    University of Minho, Dept of Industrial Electronics, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Lab Chip 5:1303-9. 2005
  2. doi request reprint A collaborative biomedical engineering undergraduate work: an automatic system for blood glucose regulation
    Graca Minas
    Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:5858-61. 2009
  3. doi request reprint MCM-based microlaboratory for simultaneous measurement of several biochemical parameters by spectrophotometry
    Graca Minas
    Department of Industrial Electronics, Campus de Azurem, University of Minho, 4800 058, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Biomed Microdevices 12:727-36. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Lab-on-a-chip with beta-poly(vinylidene fluoride) based acoustic microagitation
    V F Cardoso
    Department of Industrial Electronics, University of Minho, 4800 058 Guimaraes, Portugal
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 57:1184-90. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Biological microdevice with fluidic acoustic streaming for measuring uric acid in human saliva
    V F Cardoso
    University of Minho, Department of Industrial Electronics, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058 Guimaraes, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:5879-82. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Fluorescence and diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for early cancer detection using a new strategy towards the development of a miniaturized system
    D S Ferreira
    Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho, Campus de Azurem, Guimaraes, 4800 058, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:1210-3. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Design and fabrication of piezoelectric microactuators based on β-poly (vinylidene fluoride) films for microfluidic applications
    V F Cardoso
    University of Minho, Algoritmi Research Center, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058 Guimaraes, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:903-6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Improving alternate flow mixing by obstacles located along a micro-channel
    J M Miranda
    University of Minho, Biological Engineering Center, Campus de Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:7034-6. 2009

Collaborators

  • V F Cardoso
  • S Lanceros-Mendez
  • J G Rocha
  • D S Ferreira
  • J H Correia
  • L Rebouta
  • S O Catarino
  • J M Miranda
  • R G Correia
  • P G Coutinho
  • J Serrado Nunes
  • E S Castanheira
  • A A Vicente
  • J A Teixeira
  • P Martins

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint A lab-on-a-chip for spectrophotometric analysis of biological fluids
    G Minas
    University of Minho, Dept of Industrial Electronics, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Lab Chip 5:1303-9. 2005
    ..The quantitative measurement of uric acid and total protein in urine is demonstrated...
  2. doi request reprint A collaborative biomedical engineering undergraduate work: an automatic system for blood glucose regulation
    Graca Minas
    Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:5858-61. 2009
    ..The work was developed by a group of ten students from the fourth year of the integrated master of Biomedical Engineering course of the University of Minho in a collaborative way...
  3. doi request reprint MCM-based microlaboratory for simultaneous measurement of several biochemical parameters by spectrophotometry
    Graca Minas
    Department of Industrial Electronics, Campus de Azurem, University of Minho, 4800 058, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Biomed Microdevices 12:727-36. 2010
    ..The quantitative measurement of chloride, creatinine, total protein and uric acid in urine is successfully demonstrated...
  4. doi request reprint Lab-on-a-chip with beta-poly(vinylidene fluoride) based acoustic microagitation
    V F Cardoso
    Department of Industrial Electronics, University of Minho, 4800 058 Guimaraes, Portugal
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 57:1184-90. 2010
    ..The relative contribution of the generated heating is also discussed. The system is tested for the measurement of the uric acid concentration in urine...
  5. doi request reprint Biological microdevice with fluidic acoustic streaming for measuring uric acid in human saliva
    V F Cardoso
    University of Minho, Department of Industrial Electronics, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058 Guimaraes, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:5879-82. 2009
    ..Experimental results proved that acoustic streaming based on this piezoelectric polymer is advantageous and reduces in 55% the time required to obtain the analysis results...
  6. doi request reprint Fluorescence and diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for early cancer detection using a new strategy towards the development of a miniaturized system
    D S Ferreira
    Industrial Electronics Department, University of Minho, Campus de Azurem, Guimaraes, 4800 058, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:1210-3. 2010
    ..Also, the suitable spectral performance of several optical filters for the selection of these wavelengths is demonstrated. The reduced size of this device will make possible its implementation in an endoscopic capsule...
  7. doi request reprint Design and fabrication of piezoelectric microactuators based on β-poly (vinylidene fluoride) films for microfluidic applications
    V F Cardoso
    University of Minho, Algoritmi Research Center, Campus de Azurem, 4800 058 Guimaraes, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:903-6. 2010
    ..Indeed, the drying temperature of 30 °C proved to be the most suitable for obtaining non-porous and transparent films, with a β-phase content of approximately 75%...
  8. doi request reprint Improving alternate flow mixing by obstacles located along a micro-channel
    J M Miranda
    University of Minho, Biological Engineering Center, Campus de Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:7034-6. 2009
    ..This improvement can lead to shorter mixing channels and to low-cost mixers fabricated by planar lithographic technology...