Recent Publications  



Editor for the Following Journals


News 2018

February 5, 2018

Levin NMB, Pintro VO, Bitencourt-Ferreira G, Mattos BB, Silvério AC, de Azevedo Jr. WF. Development of CDK-targeted scoring functions for prediction of binding affinity. Biophys Chem. 2018; 235: 1–8.   Link    Source: Biophysical Chemistry  

Amaral MEA,, Nery LR, Leite CE, de Azevedo Junior WF, Campos MM. Pre-clinical effects of metformin and aspirin on the cell lines of different breast cancer subtypes. Invest New Drugs. 2018. doi: 10.1007/s10637-018-0568-y.   PubMed    Source: Investigational New Drugs  

February 2, 2018

Penn researchers create first optical transistor comparable to an electronic transistor. Source:  

February 1, 2018

This week in science: 26 January 2018-1 February 2018. Source:      

January 31, 2018

Princess Leia project: ‘volumetric’ 3D images that float in ‘thin air’. Source:  

January 28, 2018

MIT nanosystem delivers precise amounts of drugs directly to a tiny spot in the brain. Source:   

January 25, 2018

This week in science: 19 January 2018-25 January 2018. Source:      

The Doomsday Clock is now two minutes before midnight. Source:   

January 24, 2018

Ultra-thin ‘atomistor’ synapse-like memory storage device paves way for faster, smaller, smarter computer chips. Source:   

January 22, 2018

An artificial synapse for future miniaturized portable ‘brain-on-a-chip’ devices. Source:   

January 19, 2018

Remote-controlled DNA nanorobots could lead to the first nanorobotic production factory. Source:   

January 18, 2018   

This week in science: 12 January 2018-18 January 2018. Source:        

January 17, 2018

Tracking a thought’s fleeting trip through the brain. Source:  

January 15, 2018

Deep neural network models score higher than humans in reading and comprehension test. Source:  

January 12, 2018   

SAnDReS 1.1.0 is now available. Source:   

Logo of Taba

A Tool for Analysis of Binding Affinitty (Taba) is availble. Source: Taba

Why we're learning Python. Source: Codecademy   

Scientists map mammalian neural microcircuits in precise detail. Source:   

January 11, 2018    

This week in science: 5 January 2018-11 January 2018. Source:        

January 10, 2018    

How to grow functioning human muscles from stem cells.  

January 8, 2018  

DARPA-funded ‘unhackable’ computer could avoid future flaws like Spectre and Meltdown. Source:  

January 5, 2018

Researchers hack cell biology to create complex shapes that form living tissue.  

January 4, 2018    

This week in science: 22 December 2017-4 January 2018. Source:      

January 3, 2018   

Brainwave ‘mirroring’ neurotechnology improves post-traumatic stress symptoms. Source: