Forging sustainability

Isabel Alexandre Teixeira da Silva

Isabel Alexandre Teixeira da Silva

Aluno de Doutoramento

  • Título da tese: Analysis of microplastics’ microbiome: role in antibiotic resistance spread
  • Orientador: Dra Isabel Henriques, Dra. Marta Tacão

  • Researcher ID:
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-2254-1636
  • Ciencia ID: 271C-F06A-3DDE
  • Departamento: Biologia
  • Grupo de Investigação: Stress Biology (SB)
  • Título da tese: Analysis of microplastics’ microbiome: role in antibiotic resistance spread Orientador: Dra Isabel Henriques, Dra. Marta Tacão Category: ES


Interesses de investigação

Characterization of microbial communities in natural environments;
Impact of anthropogenic contaminants on microbial communities;
Antimicrobial resistance in microbial strains and complex communities;
Dissemination of genetic determinants of antibiotic resistance in aquatic environments;

Graus académicos

Master in Microbiology, Aveiro University, 2018
Degree in Biology, Aveiro University, 2016

Atividades científicas

04/2020-Present: PhD Student in Biosciences, CESAM and University of Coimbra
01/2019-03/2020: BI fellowship from FCT in the project METOXCLIM (BI/CESAM/0063/METOXCLIM/2018). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.
06-09/2018: BI fellowship from FCT in the project Antibiotic resistance in aquatic systems: quantify risks and outline solutions” (BI/CESAM/0019/IF/00492/2013). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.

Publicações

Projetos

METOXCLIM - Contaminação de metais na perspectiva do aquecimento global: efeitos nas propriedades do solo e relação com alterações de toxicidade Ver mais

MICROCLIM - Effects of global warming on microbial populations from contaminated agricultural soils in the area of Estarreja Ver mais

Orientações científicas


Financiamento do CESAM: