Retmarker AMD

Experts & Partners

AIBILI - Scientific Partnership

AIBILI is our strategic partner for the development of the Retmarker product family. AIBILI was founded by Professor Cunha-Vaz, a renowned Ophthalmologist.

AIBILI has also contributed towards the scientific validation of the technology which was initially developed in the Centre for New Technologies for Medicine (CNTM). In this Centre, AIBILI develops:

  • New tools for Diagnostic Imaging
  • Fluorescence measurement "in vivo"

AIBILI is a Research Technology Organisation (RTO) in the Health Market dedicated to help the development of new products for health imaging, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

For more information please visit www.aibili.pt.

Experts

Rufino Silva, M.D., Ph.D.

Principal Investigator of the Centre for Clinical Trials (CEC) at AIBILI

Rufino Silva, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra, Investigator at AIBILI and Head of Medical Retina Unit at the Ophthalmology Department, University Hospital of Coimbra, Portugal. His main areas of interest are Age-related Macular Degeneration, retinal vascular diseases and myopia.

João Figueira, M.D.

Principal Investigator at the Centre for Clinical Trials (CEC) at AIBILI

Dr. João Figueira is the principal investigator at several research projects and multi-center international clinical trials. His specialties are Medical Retina and vitreoretinal surgery. Author of numerous scientific publications, he also teaches Ophthalmology and Physiopathology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra.

Maria da Luz Cachulo, M.D.

Coordinator of the Coimbra Ophthalmology Reading Centre (CORC) at AIBILI

Maria da Luz Cachulo, Hospitalar Assistant at the Ophthalmology Department, University Hospital of Coimbra, Head of the Coimbra Ophthalmology Reading Center (CORC) and Investigator at AIBILI, Portugal. Her main areas of interest are Age-related Macular Degeneration, retinal vascular diseases and Imaging in retinal area.

Sandrina Gonçalves Nunes, MSc

Director of the Coimbra Coordinating Centre for Clinical Research (4C) at AIBILI

Director of the Coimbra Coordinating Centre for Clinical Research (4C) at AIBILI and responsible for statistical data analysis. Sandrina has been involved in several scientific publications in the field of Retinal Diseases and as well as some public presentations in the same field.

Retmarker is an initiative of the Ver+Saúde project, which was awarded a QREN grant.