Dr. Marco Vinícius Chaud holds a PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Chemical Engineering. He is a full professor at the University of Sorocaba. He leads the research as Principal Investigator on sponsored projects at the Laboratory of Biomaterial and Nanotechnology (LaBNUS-UNISO). His research lines focus on the design, development, and characterization of innovative nanoparticles stimulus-responsive and target-specific. Other research interests include scaffolds for functional recuperation of articular and cardiac tissue.