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Cláudia Oliveira

Cláudia Oliveira

Invited Assistant Professor




Research interests

Bacterial plasmids diversity and accessory genes.
Plasmid roles in bacterial adaptation in natural environments impacted by human action.
Antimicrobial activity determinations of natural and synthetic composites.

Academic degrees

BSc in Biology, University of Aveiro, 1997
Master in Molecular Microbiology, Biology Department, University of Aveiro, 2001
PhD in Biology, University of Aveiro, 2007

Scientific activities

2013-present Invited Assistant Professor. Biology Department, University of Aveiro.
2010-2016 Post-doctoral researcher. CESAM & Biology Department, University of Aveiro. FCT financing (SFRH/BPD/65820/2009). Supervisor: Professor Doutor António Correia.
2007-2010 Post-doctoral researcher. CESAM & Biology Department, University of Aveiro. FCT financing (SFRH/BPD/26670/2006). Supervisor: Professor Doutor António Correia and Professora doutora Adelaide Almeida.
2001-2005 PhD Grant holder. CBC (Celular Biology Center) and Biology Department, University of Aveiro. Financing by University of Aveiro. Supervisors: Prof. Doutora Marlene Barros and Prof. Doutor Henrique Fonseca.
1999-2001 Grant holder. CBC and Biology Department, University of Aveiro. Research Project: Praxis/P/Qui/10131/98. 1997-1999 Professor at Escola EB2 da Mealhada.

Publications

Projects

Impact of phytoremediation processes on bacterial communities from Pb and Cd contaminated soils See more

GEMOVE - Genes in motion: Mobile genes in microbial communities, how to catch them? See more

PhytoMarsh - The phytosphere of salt-marsh plants: an underexplored microbial hot-spot See more

SEAGULL- Identification of nonpoint sources of faecal pollution in a natural environment: contributing data for risk assessment See more

Assessing conformational stability of aspartic proteinases with biotechnological and medical relevance – Unfolding/refolding of dimeric and monomeric proteins See more

Scientific Supervision

Master (Main Supervisor): Beatriz Lázaro Pinto (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Catarina Freitas de Sousa Santos (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Lara Torres Conde (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Maria Teresa de Sousa Coelho Cortez (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Vânia Silva oliveira (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Diana Salvador de Sá Dias (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Gisela Sofia Correia Costa (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Sekerani Chidiamassamba (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Ana Patrícia Oliveira (not a CESAM member)

Estágio (Co-supervisor): Ana Patrícia Oliveira (not a CESAM member)

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Sónia Cristina Santos Martins (not a CESAM member)

Research Projects

2010-2013: "SEAGULL - Identification of nonpoint sources of faecal pollution in a natural environment: contributing data for risk assessment" (PTDC/AAC-AMB/109155/2008). Principal Investigator: Anabela Pereira, University of Aveiro.


2005-2008: "Assessing conformational stability of aspartic proteinases with biotechnological and medical relevance - Unfolding/refolding of dimeric and monomeric proteins" (POCI/QUI/60791/2004). Principal Investigator: Marlene Barros, Portuguese Catholic University.


1999-2001: "How do Organic Solvents Affect Cardosin A and Cardosin B Activity and Structure. The use of Cardosins in New Strategies and New Tactics for Routine Peptide Synthesis" (Praxis/P/Qui/10131/98). Principal Investigator: Marlene Barros, University of Aveiro.


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