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Isabel Alexandre Teixeira da Silva

Isabel Alexandre Teixeira da Silva

Research Fellow


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  • ORCID: 0000-0003-2254-1636
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  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • Thesis title: METOXCLIM - Metal contamination in a global warming perspective: effects on soil properties and relation with toxicity changes Supervisor: Category: BO Grant type: BI Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia Grant reference: BI/CESAM/0063/METOXCLIM/2018 Start date: 2019-01-01 End date: 2020-03-31


Research interests

Characterization of microbial communities in natural environments;
Impact of anthropogenic contaminants on microbial communities;
Antimicrobial resistance in microbial strains and complex communities;
Dissemination of genetic determinants of antibiotic resistance in aquatic environments;

Academic degrees

Master in Microbiology, Aveiro University, 2018
Degree in Biology, Aveiro University, 2016

Scientific activities

01/2019-present: BI fellowship from FCT in the project METOXCLIM (BI/CESAM/0063/METOXCLIM/2018). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.
06-09/2018: BI fellowship from FCT in the project Antibiotic resistance in aquatic systems: quantify risks and outline solutions” (BI/CESAM/0019/IF/00492/2013). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.

Publications

Projects

METOXCLIM - Metal contamination in a global warming perspective: effects on soil properties and relation with toxicity changes See more

MICROCLIM - Effects of global warming on microbial populations from contaminated agricultural soils in the area of Estarreja See more

Scientific Supervision


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