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Ana Peixoto Gomes

Ana Peixoto Gomes

Assistant Researcher


  • Researcher ID: R-1895-2017
  • ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-3201-0081
  • Department: Department of Biology
  • Research Group: Marine & Estuarine Ecology
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: Author = (Gomes, ATPC*) AND Adress = (Aveiro)


Research interests

Development of new approaches to inactivate pathogenic microorganisms;
Biological evaluation of natural compounds as antimicrobial agents;
Clinical Microbiology;
Microbial Ecology;
Antimicrobial Photodynamic Therapy;

Academic degrees

2011: PhD in Chemistry
2007: Master degree in Natural Product Chemistry
2005: Degree in Biochemistry and Food Chemistry (pre-Bologna)

Scientific activities

Since February 2018: Contract Researcher [AgroForWealth: Biorrefinação de subprodutos agrícolas e florestais: uma estratégia de valorização de recursos para o bem-estar social e a sustentabilidade] (CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-000001), at CESAM and Biology Department, University of Aveiro.

From January 2012 to January 2018: Post-Doctoral Researcher from Fundação Para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT) at the Research unit - Organic Chemistry, Natural Product Chemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Aveiro.

From August 2016 to January 2018: Post-Doctoral Traineeship at Laboratory of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics at Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences (IBILI), Faculty of Medicine -University of Coimbra.

January 2012-March 2012 and January 2013-March 2013: Post-Doctoral Traineeship in Chemistry Department of Universidade Federal Fluminense, Rio de Janeiro and in Farmanguinhos, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (Fiocruz), Rio de Janeiro in the collaborative program CAPES-FCT.

From January 2008 to December 2011: PhD scholarship from Fundação Para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT) at the Research unit - Organic Chemistry, Natural Product Chemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Aveiro.

From May 2011 to July 2011: Traineeship in the Biological Department of Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

Lective year 2009/2010: Teacher in the Program Support to Teaching in Chemistry Department, University of Aveiro, in the practical classes in Physical-Chemistry and Bioorganic Chemistry (1st cicle Bologna).

From January of 2006 to December of 2007: Scientific Research Scholarship (Bolsa de Investigação) at the Research Unit – Organic Chemistry, Natural Product Chemistry and Food Chemistry, University of Aveiro.

From September 2005 to June 2006: Traineeship at the Research Unit – Organic Chemistry, Natural Product Chemistry and Food Chemistry and at the Marine and Estuarine Ecology group of Biology Department of the University of Aveiro.

Publications

Projects

Scientific Supervision


CESAM Funding: