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Sofia Isabel Vieira Gabriel

Sofia Isabel Vieira Gabriel

Investigadora Auxiliar


  • Researcher ID: C-1770-2013
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-3702-4631
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  • Departamento: Departamento de Biologia, Universidade de Aveiro
  • Grupo de Investigação: Biologia de Adaptação e Processos Ecológicos
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Gabriel SI) ResearcherID= C-1770-2013


Interesses de investigação

Rodent Biology
Speciation
Phylogeography
Island colonization by alien rodents
Rodent-borne diseases
Chromosomal rearrangements

Graus académicos

2012: PhD in Evolutionary Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon (06.07.2012)
2002: BSc in Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon

Atividades científicas

31 January 2019 - Present - Auxiliary Research at University of Aveiro, CESAM [Contract Researcher under Decree-Law 57/2016 Art.23rd - Transitional Rule]

December 2013 – January 2019 – Post-Doc Grant SFRH/BPD/88854/2012 financed by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia. Work plan entitled ‘Chromosomal hybrid zone in the Madeiran house mouse (Mus musculus)’. Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.

July 2012 – November 2013 – Post-Doc Grant within the project ‘Speciation or despeciation? Zooming in on a chromosomal hybrid zone in the Madeiran house mouse’ PTDC/BIA‐EVF/116884/2010. Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.

September 2010 – February 2012 – Research fellow – Project PTDC/BIA‐BEC/103729/2008. “Understanding the origin and persistence of Microtus species in the Iberian Peninsula: the genetic, behavior and ecological forces”. National Museum of Natural History, University of Lisbon.

May 2010 – June 2010 – Research fellow – “Use of microsatellite markers in the study of chromosomal evolution”. Biology Department, University of York, UK.

2005 – Collaborator – Project nº. 47019/BSE/2002 funded by FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, entitled "Evolution of chromosomal barriers and speciation of house mice Mus musculus domesticus in Madeira island”. CBA – Centre for Environmental Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.

November 2002 – September 2005 – Research fellow – Project nº. 39917/BSE/2001 funded by FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, entitled “Bioavailability of lead to small mammals in a mine contaminated area in Alentejo”. CBA – Centre for Environmental Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.

Outros

European level C FELASA and DGAV certification for animal experimentation and protocol design.

Publicações

Projetos

TROJAN RATS - Viajantes em Trânsito: Portos marítimos como pontos de entrada e disseminação de patogénicos transmitidos por roedores Ver mais

Especiação ou despeciação? Zona híbrida entre duas raças cromossómicas do ratinho-caseiro na ilha da Madeira Ver mais

Orientações científicas

PhD (Orientador Principal): Welvis Felipe Fernandes Castilheiro (CESAM member)

Master (Orientador Principal): Ana Sofia Santos (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-orientador): João Nuno Ribeiro Resende (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-orientador): Ana Valente (not a CESAM member)

Organização de Seminários e Conferências

- Comité Científico e Organizador Local do 14th Rodens et Spatium - International Conference on Rodent Biology - Lisboa, 28 de Julho a 2 de Agosto de 2014

Participações em Congressos

Gabriel SI, Searle JB & Mathias ML (2018) Colonization and speedy speciation of an island invasive. 6th International Conference of Rodent Biology and Management and 16th Rodens et Spatium, 3 – 7 Setembro 2018, Potsdam, Alemanha.


Vara C, Capilla L, Ferretti L, Sanchéz-Guillén RA, Gabriel SI, Albert-Lizandra G, Florit-Sabater B, Bello-Rodríguez J, Ventura J, Searle JB, Mathias ML, Ruiz-Herrera A (2018) Natural diversity at fine geographical scale of the recombination modifier Prdm9 reveals contrasting evolutionary patterns in wild Robertsonian house mice. II Joint Congress on Evolutionary Biology, 19 – 22 Agosto 2018, Montpellier, França.


Capilla L, Vara C, Gabriel SI, Bello J, Palacios L, Searle JB, Mathias ML & Ruiz-Herrera A (2017) Natural diversity in the reproductive isolation gene Prdm9: Lessons from Madeiran Robertsonian house mice. ESEB 2017 Congress of the European Society of Evolutionary Biology. 20 – 25 Agosto 2017, Groningen, Holanda.


Colonization and speciation of an invader: the western house mouse (Mus musculus domesticus) in Madeira Island. GABRIEL SI, SEARLE JB & MATHIAS ML (Comunicação Oral por convite) - Island Biology 2016, II International Conference on Island Evolution, Ecology and Conservation. Angra do Heroísmo, Açores, Portugal, 18-22 Julho, 2016 


Of mice and the ‘Age of discovery’: colonization history and genetic structure of the house mouse, Mus musculus domesticus, in the Azores archipelago. GABRIEL SI, MATHIAS ML & SEARLE JB (Poster) - 13th Rodens et Spatiumm, International Conference on Rodent Biology. Rovaniemi, Finlândia, 16–20 Julho, 2012


Colonization history of the Azores archipelago by the house mouse (Mus musculus): clues from mtDNA and microsatellites. GABRIEL SI, MATHIAS ML & SEARLE JB (Comunicação Oral) - VIth European Congress of Mammalogy. Paris, França, 19-23 Julho, 2011


The complex colonisation history of the Azorean archipelago by the house mouse (Mus musculus domesticus): multiple origins revealed by mitochondrial DNA variation. GABRIEL SI, MATHIAS, ML & SEARLE JB (Comunicação Oral) - 12th Rodens et Spatium - International Conference on Rodent Biology, Zonguldak, Turquia, 19-23 Julho, 2010


Global Phylogeography of the Western European house mouse. GABRIEL SI, MATHIAS ML & SEARLE JB (Comunicação Oral por Convite) IMC10 - 10th International Mammalogical Congress, Mendoza, Argentina, Agosto 9-14, 2009
 


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