download the journal pdf [+] here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2 


A Year for balance

This was our first year of a new (risky) experience, assuming a totally online edition, new editorial procedures, organization, and layout. Further, this year was definitively marked by the extraordinary global crisis caused by SARS COVID19, changing the definition of “normality” in all aspects of our life. [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.e


Nutrition and Food Sciences

Pregnancy-induced hypertension (Clinical case) 

Bruno Sousa, Nelson Tavares [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.236


Anthropometric assessment of children aged between 6 and 14 years from a school in Lisbon 

Adriana Costa, Cíntia Ferreira-Pêgo, Bruno Sousa [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.237


Biomedical Sciences

Health Professionals Knowledge of Hospital Waste Sorting and Storage 

Beatriz Edra, Bruno Magalhães, Mafalda Silva, Maria do Céu Costa [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.232  


Analgesic effect of methanolic extract obtained from Schinus terebinthifolius leaves 

Pedro Cruz de Oliveira Jr., Eloise Balen, Jucicleia da Silva Arrigo, Anelise Samara Nazari Formagio, Marciane Maximo da Silva, Candida Aparecida Leite Kassuya [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.234   


Studying the impact of different body positioning, squatting, and unipodal flexion on perfusion in the lower limb – an exploratory approach complemented with optical spectroscopy (TiVi)

Sérgio Nuno, Margarida Florindo, Henrique Silva, Luis Monteiro Rodrigues [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.235   


The importance of medical devices in preventing and combating SARS-CoV-2 and cooperation between national regulators, academy and industry - Perspectives from the Portuguese reality 

Isabel Maria Martins Portugal de Abreu [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.240   


Optimization of gallic acid-loaded transfersomes using a Box-Behnken factorial design 

Catarina Pereira-Leite, Carolina Ventura [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.244   


Gene expression and survival analysis in cancer research using online open access platforms: a comparative analysis 

Sofia Ramos, Ana Sofia Fernandes, Nuno Saraiva [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.247


Biopharmaceutical Sciences

Activated carbon from termite feces impregnated with silver: Preparation and evaluation of antimicrobial activity and ecotoxicity 

Giovanna Manesco, Carla Albertina Demarchi, Alexandre Bella Cruz, Jean Felipe Fossá Calisto, Rafael Martello, Jacir Dal Magro, Clovis Antonio Rodrigues [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.231

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Antimycobacterial, antiplasmodial studies and cytotoxicity of oleanolic acid and its derivative from Syzygium aromaticum Linn (Myrtaceae) 

V. O. Fadipe, A. R. Opoku, M. Singh, A. R. Pereira, P. Rijo, , N. I. Mongalo [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.233


Chronic toxicological study of the stem bark equeous extract from Libidibia ferrea Mart. ex Tul. 

Carlos Fernando Brasileiro de Vasconcelos, Hélida Maria de Lima Maranhão, João Henrique da Costa-Silva, Cristiano Ribeiro de Lima, Jacinto da Costa Silva Neto, Sérgio Faloni de Andrade, Fabiano Ferreira, Almir Gonçalves Wanderley [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.238


In vitro activity of pomegranate peel extract alone and in electrospun poly(vinyl alcohol)/sodium alginate matrix

Sanderson Vieira Batista, Thais Martins da Silva, Sthefany Brito Salomão, Kamila Arêas Bastos, Sarah Oliveira Lamas de Souza, Monique Alvarenga Pinto Cotrim, Rodrigo Lambert Oréfice, Sérgio Faloni de Andrade, Francisco de Paula Careta, Juliana Aparecida Severi, Juliana Alves Resende, Janaina Cecília Oliveira Villanova [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.239


In vitro water resistance evaluation of a bioactive sunscreen containing distinct film/ barrier-forming agents

Chin Yi Sul, Ana Lucia Morocho-Jacomel, Fabiana Vieira Lima, Gabriela Argollo Marques, Wendi Lucia Avila Rodriguez, Claudia Alejandra Cruz Julcal, Esther del Rocio Abanto Robles, Catarina Rosado, Maria Valeria Robles Velasco, Andre Rolim Baby [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.241


Preliminary evaluation of the antimicrobial activity of different Hermetia illucens larvae extracts for application as a cosmetic ingredient

Cíntia Almeida, Daniel Murta, Rui Nunes, André Rolim Baby, Patrícia Rijo, Catarina Rosado [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.242



Proceedings Book - The 55th Annual Congress of SBFIS The Brazilian Soc. of Physiology, 2020 [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.243

Proceedings Book - CBIOS Science Sessions 2020 [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.245

Proceedings Book - IV CBIOS Seminars, 2020 [+] pdf here - DOI: 10.19277/bbr.17.2.246