download the journal pdf [+] here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1  


A new era starts here

As we have announced during the last months, 2020 is the year for full open access of the Biomedical and Biopharmaceutical Research journal. A long time objective is now fulfilled, and it is an evolutionary landmark intending to reach another level of organization and consolidation. To reach this point, a great deal of work was done by a small but dedicated team within the BBR. [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.e


Nutrition and Food Sciences

Factors influencing healthy food choices of university students 

Bruno Sousa, Cíntia Ferreira-Pêgo, Catarina Alves Pacheco, Carolina Pereira, Mariana Batalha, Tânia Santos, Rita Vitorino de Carvalho [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.220


Energy and macronutrient intake and dietary pattern among universidade lusófona students – Pilot study

Joana Marcos, Raquel Carriço, Nelson Tavares; Carla Sá [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.221


A study of vegetable (thistle) rennet in the production of Flor de Guía cheese

Conrado Carrascosa, Liuva Vega, Rafael Millán, Pedro Saavedra, António Raposo, Ariana Saraiva, Esther Sanjuán [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.226


Preliminary sensory evaluation of salty crackers with grape pomace flour 

M. Lídia Palma, M. Cristiana Nunes, Rita Gameiro, Marta Rodrigues, Sarah Gothe, Nelson Tavares, Cíntia Pego, Marisa Nicolai, Paula Pereira [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.222 


Gastroesophageal reflux (Clinical case)

Ariana Saraiva, António Raposo [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.223


Biomedical Sciences

A pilot clinical study to evaluate the effectiveness of olive extract containing hydroxytyrosol for oral and topical treatment of melasma 

Julia de Toledo Bagatin, Ediléia Bagatin, Patrícia Maria Berardo Gonçalves Maia Campos [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.227 


In vitro cytotoxicity assessment of ferulic, caffeic and p-coumaric acids on human renal cancer cells 

Rita Caparica, Ana Júlio, André Rolim Baby, Tânia Santos de Almeida, João Guilherme Costa [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.225 


Calendula officinalis L. inflorescences extract: in vivo evaluation of its gastric ulcer healing potential 

Luisa Mota da Silva, Ana Carolina Araújo, Viviane Silva Bunn, Luisa Nathalia Bolda Mariano, Lincon Bordignon Somensi, Thaise Boeing, Luiz Carlos Klein Jr., Sérgio Faloni de Andrade [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.230 


Biopharmaceutical Sciences

Development and evaluation of physico-chemical stability of cosmetic formulations employing the fruits of the Jussara palm tree (Euterpe edulis Martius): tinting shampoo and exfoliant cream 

Henriette Marcondes Fonseca de Marcos, Laura Isabella Lopes Favaro, Lilian Katsue Harada, Matthieu Tubino, Valquíria Miwa Hanai Yoshida, Victor Manuel Balcão, Marta Maria Duarte Carvalho Vila [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.224


Rheological, texture, and sensory analyses and in vivo clinical efficacy of cosmetic formulations containing ascorbyl tetraisopalmitate 

G. C. Bonilha, G. M. D. Costa, P. M. B. G. Maia Campos [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.228



Proceedings - III Lusófona’s Nutrition Meeting, 2020 [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.1.229