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Joana Patrícia da Silva Santos

Joana Patrícia da Silva Santos

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  • ORCID: 0000-0003-1685-031X
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  • Grupo de Investigação: Biologia do "Stress"
  • Título da tese: UNRAvEL- Understanding the Mechanisms of Toxicity of NanomateRials – EnvironmentaL impact Assessment Orientador: Vera Maria Category: BO Grant type: BI Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-029035 Start date: 2019-02-01 End date: 2019-07-31

Interesses de investigação

Effects of nanomaterials on aquatic and soil organisms
Effects of pollutants on embryonic development and transference of tolerance between descendants
Climate change and effects of environmental factors on anthropogenic factors tolerance
Biomarkers as tools in ecotoxicological studies
Cross-tolerance: role of Heat shock proteins
Nanoplastics effects individually or in complex mixtures

Graus académicos

July 2018: Master in Toxicology and Ecotoxicology, University of Aveiro. Dissertation: Effects of sub-lethal heat shock in the tolerance of Danio rerio embryos to cadmium exposure. Supervisors: Dra. Inês Domingues and Dr. João Pestana.

June 2016: Degree in Biology, University of Aveiro.

Atividades científicas

* 1 February 2019 - present: Research Fellowship in the project "UNRAvEL – Understanding the Mechanisms of Toxicity of NanomateRials – EnvironmentaL impact Assessment" (POCI-01-0145-FEDER-029035), Department of Biology and CESAM, University of Aveiro.


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Orientações científicas

Financiamento do CESAM: