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Marina Ferreira

Marina Ferreira

PhD Student

  • Thesis title: Assessing the ecology and function of plasmid assemblages in microbial symbionts of giant barrel sponge Xestospongia testudinaria
  • Supervisor: Newton Carlos Marcial Gomes

  • Researcher ID: K-7914-2014
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-0470-9677
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Marine & Estuarine Ecology
  • Thesis title: Assessing the ecology and function of plasmid assemblages in microbial symbionts of giant barrel sponge Xestospongia testudinaria Supervisor: Newton Carlos Marcial Gomes Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia Grant reference: SFRH/BD/114809/2016 Start date: 2017-03-01 End date: 2021-02-28


Research interests

Molecular Biology
Sponge Metagenome
Bioinformatics tools for metagenome analysis

Academic degrees

2013 - Master degree in Applied Biology
2011 - Degree in Biology and Geology

Scientific activities

03/01/2017 at the present - PhD Student
07/01/2016 - 02/28/2017 - Lab technician in LEMAM (Biology Department, University of Aveiro)(PTDC/BIA-MIC/6473/2014)
01/15/2016 - 30/06/2016 - Lab technician in LEMAM (Biology Department, University of Aveiro) (BI/CESAM/0027/UID/AMB/2047)
08/2013-01/14/2016 - Volunteer work as lab technician in LEMAM (Biology Department, University of Aveiro)

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Scientific Supervision


CESAM Funding: