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Ângela Barreto

Ângela Barreto

Assistant researcher




Research interests

Nanomaterials and other emerging contaminants
Ecotoxicity

Academic degrees

01/04/2014-30/11/2018: PhD in Biology, Department of Biology and Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), University of Aveiro (UA), Aveiro (Portugal).

2007-2009: Master in Clinic Laboratorial Biology, Department of Veterinary Sciences, Department of Genetic and Biotechnology, and Institute of Biotechnology and Bioengeneering, Center of Genetic and Biotechnology, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real (Portugal).

2003-2008: Degree in Biology, scientific area, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real (Portugal).

Scientific activities

21/02/2019-present: Assistant researcher in the project "UNRAvEL – Understanding the Mechanisms of Toxicity of NanomateRials – EnvironmentaL impact Assessment" (POCI-01-0145-FEDER-029035), Department of Biology and Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), University of Aveiro (UA), Aveiro (Portugal).

01/04/2014-30/03/2018: PhD Fellowship, Department of Biology and Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), University of Aveiro (UA), Aveiro (Portugal).

2013-2014: Research Fellowship in the project "NANOAu - Effects of gold nanoparticles in aquatic organisms" (PTDC/MAR-EST/3399/2012), Department of Biology and Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), University of Aveiro (UA), Aveiro (Portugal).

Publications

Projects

UNRAvEL – Understanding the Mechanisms of Toxicity of NanomateRials – EnvironmentaL impact Assessment See more

Scientific Supervision

Alunos de Pesuisa - Licenciatura Biologia (Co-supervisor): Ana Dias (not a CESAM member)

Alunos de Pesuisa - Licenciatura Biologia (Co-supervisor): Beatriz Duarte (not a CESAM member)

Alunos de Pesuisa - Licenciatura Biologia (Co-supervisor): Diana Moreira (not a CESAM member)


CESAM Funding: