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Magda Alexandra Carvalho Henriques

Magda Alexandra Carvalho Henriques

PhD Student

  • Thesis title: Unravelling the molecular mechanisms underlying the lifestyle-associated decline in human fertility
  • Supervisor: Margarida Fardilha, Maria Teresa Herdeiro and Susana Loureiro

  • Researcher ID: U-7843-2018
  • ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7026-2928
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Functional Biodiversity
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Henriques MC) AND AD=(Aveiro)
  • Thesis title: Unravelling the molecular mechanisms underlying the lifestyle-associated decline in human fertility Supervisor: Margarida Fardilha, Maria Teresa Herdeiro and Susana Loureiro Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia Grant reference: SFRH/BD/131846/2017 Start date: 2017-10-01 End date: 2022-09-30


Research interests

Human Reproduction
Fertility
Mercury
Lifestyle
Environmental exposure

Academic degrees

PhD in Biology | University of Aveiro | 2017 – PRESENT

Master in Biochemistry | University of Aveiro | 2014 – 2016

Degree in Biochemistry | University of Aveiro | 2011 – 2014

Scientific activities

Research fellow | Institute for Biomedicine (iBiMED), University of Aveiro | FEBRUARY 2017 – SEPTEMBER 2017 | Research grant in the project “RUNNING away from prostate cancer: WALKING through the molecular basis of physical activity (PTDC/DTP-DES/6077/2014)” at the Institute of Biomedicine – iBiMED, University of Aveiro. Supervisors: Professor Margarida Fardilha (iBiMED, University of Aveiro) and Professor Rita Ferreira (QOPNA, University of Aveiro).

Publications

Projects

EMPHASIS - Effects of marine pharmaceuticals in Zebrafish and ZFL cell line See more

Scientific Supervision

Advanced courses

Riseup-PPD's COST action (CA18138) First Training School in Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis. 2019. University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal


How to work with ecotoxicology data – hands on course. 2019. Department of Biology of the University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal


Biomarkers - an user friendly approach - Advanced course on biomarkers. 4-8 June 2018. Department of Biology of the University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal.


International Intensive Course On Cancer Biology – Advances in Epidemiology, Etiology & Therapy. 8-12 January 2018. Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.


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