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Elsa Verónica Pontes Gonçalves

Elsa Verónica Pontes Gonçalves

Research Fellow


  • Researcher ID: A-1459-2017
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-0230-895X
  • Department: Faculty of Sciences University of Lisbon
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • Thesis title: Can the Pine Wilt Disease cycle be broken? Decoding transfer mechanisms of the pinewood nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus between its insect-vector Monochamus galloprovincialis and the host tree Pinus pinaster Supervisor: Professora Ana Cristina da Silva Figueiredo Category: BO Grant type: BI Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia Grant reference: PTDC/AGR-FOR/4391/2014 Start date: 2016-04-01 End date: 2019-09-30


Research interests

Biology and pathology of plant
Chemicals of plants

Academic degrees

2007/2011 - Frequência da Licenciatura em Biologia Ambiental Terrestre, da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa.
20011/2014 - Frequência do Mestrado em Biologia da Conservação, da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa.

20013/2014 - Desenvolvimento da tese de mestrado intitulada “Avaliação da resistência de espécies de Pinus a Bursaphelenchus xylophilus pela análise de fitoquímicos” com supervisão da Professora. Doutora Cristina Máguas.

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Projects

Scientific Supervision

Career development

 


2012 (July) / 2012 (October) - Researcher of the Project PTDC / AGR-CFL /098869/2008 (Of July of 2012 to October of 2012): "Developing an adaptive management system goes predicting and mitigating damage caused the pine wilt nematode B. xylophilus in Portugal."

2016 (01/07/2016) / to the date - Researcher of the project DC/AGR-GO /4391/2014, "Can the Pine Wilt Disease cycle be broken? Decoding transfer mechanisms of the pinewood nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus between its insect-vector Monochamus galloprovincialis and the host tree Pinus pinaster."





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