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Jaqueline Rocha

Jaqueline Rocha

PhD Student

  • Thesis title: Novel approaches on the characterization of the wastewater resistome: possible implications on human health and water quality management
  • Supervisor: Célia M. Manaia, Isabel Henriques, Margarita Gomila

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  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: K-3850-2014
  • Thesis title: Novel approaches on the characterization of the wastewater resistome: possible implications on human health and water quality management Supervisor: Célia M. Manaia, Isabel Henriques, Margarita Gomila Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: ESF – European Social Fund, under Programa Operacional Regional do Norte - Norte2020 Grant reference: NORTE-08-5369-FSE-000007_BD_1 Start date: 2016-07-01 End date: 2019-06-30


Publications

Projects

Scientific Supervision

Projects

STARE – Stopping Antibiotic Resistance Evolution (WaterJPI/0001/2013)


PhytoMarsh – The phytosphere of salt marsh plants: a microbial "hot-spot" underexplored (PTDC/AAC-AMB/118873/2010)


Regulation of Cilia and Flagella (PTDC/BIA-BCM/105602/2008) 

Professional Activity

Jul 2016 - Ongoing: PhD grant from International PhD Programme in Biotechnology – BIOTECH.DOC: Novel approaches on the characterization of the wastewater resistome: possible implications on human health and water quality management (NORTE-08-5369-FSE-000007).


April 2016 – Jun 2016: Grant holder from Water JPI: STARE – Stopping Antibiotic Resistance Evolution (WaterJPI/0001/2013). Fellowship reference: WaterJPI/0001/2013 BI_2.


Nov 2015 – Feb 2016: Grant holder from CESAM: Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e Mar – CESAM (UID/AMB/500017/2013). Fellowship reference: BI/UI88/6870/2015.


Jun 2014 – Sept 2015: Grant holder from FCT: PhytoMarsh – The phytosphere of salt marsh plants: a microbial "hot-spot" underexplored (PTDC/AAC-AMB/118873/2010). Fellowship reference: BI/UI88/6870/2014.


Aug 2012 – Jul 2013: Grant holder from FCT: Regulation of Cilia and Flagella (PTDC/BIA-BCM/105602/2008). Fellowship reference: 129/BI/12.

Research Interests

Antimicrobial resistance of microbial strains and communities;


Dissemination of antibiotic resistance genes and bacteria in aquatic environments;


Impact of anthropogenic contaminants on microbial communities.

Academic Degrees

Master in Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology, University of Aveiro, 2013


Degree in Biotechnology, University of Aveiro, 2011


 


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