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Tânia Sofia Rodrigues de Melo

Tânia Sofia Rodrigues de Melo

Investigadora Auxiliar


  • Researcher ID: Q-6709-2018
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-0508-4034
  • Grupo de Investigação: Biotecnologia Marinha e Aquacultura
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Melo T) AND AD= (Aveiro)


Interesses de investigação

Algae (macro and microalgae) Lipidomics: characterization, bioprospection and valorization
Lipids as biologically active compounds
Oxidative and Nitroxidative lipidomics
Mass Spectrometry-based Proteomics approaches

Graus académicos

2017 - PhD in Biochemistry, University of Aveiro, Portugal
2011 - MSc in Biochemistry with minor in Biomolecular Methods, University of Aveiro, Portugal
2009 - First degree in Biochemistry, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal

Atividades científicas

Jan 2019 to Present: Contract Researcher whitin the project: Omics4Algae - Lipidomic tools for chemical phenotyping, traceability and valorisation of seaweeds from aquaculture as a sustainable source of high added-value compounds. Mass Spectrometry Centre, Department of Chemistry and CESAM, University of Aveiro, Portugal.

Set 2017 to Jan 2019 - Post-doctoral fellowship within the Project 22125: “Rede Nacional de Espectrometria de Massa” (BDP/UI51/5388/2017), Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT; Lisbon, Portugal). Mass Spectrometry Centre (Department of Chemistry & QOPNA) at University of Aveiro.

Feb 2017 to May 2017 - Research Fellowship within the project HALOFOOD - Decoding lipid profile of saltmarsh halophytes for human consumption and livestock nutrition. Mass Spectrometry Centre (Department of Chemistry & QOPNA) at University of Aveiro.

Feb 2013 to Jan 2017 - Fellowship for PhD - Analytical strategies based on mass spectrometry toward identifying nitro oxidative modificações in phospholipids (SFRH/BD/84691/2012) awarded by Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT; Lisbon, Portugal). Mass Spectrometry Centre (Department of Chemistry & QOPNA) at University of Aveiro.

Apr 2011 to Jan 2013 - Research fellowship within the project “The role of aminophospholipid glycosylation in oxidative stress and their immune response: a lipidomic approach” (PTDC/QUI-BIQ/104968/2008). Mass Spectrometry Centre (Department of Chemistry & QOPNA) at University of Aveiro.


Nov 2008 to Oct 2009 - Scientific Initiation Scholarship within the project "Aplicação de Diferentes Técnicas Experimentais para Avaliação de propriedades Químicas e Biológicas" (BII/UNI/0616/QUI/2008), University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro.

Outros

Guest Editor of the special issue ‘Lipid ProÚling (Lipidome) of Marine Organisms’ in the
open access journal Marine Drugs

Taught short course:
• Practical courses on mass spectrometry - From the basics to LC-MS data acquisition and interpretation (4th edition)
• Practical Courses on Mass Spectrometry -Advanced Course in Lipidomics (1st and 2nd edition)

Publicações

Projetos

Orientações científicas

BSc students (Orientador Principal): Afonso Martins (not a CESAM member)

BSc students (Orientador Principal): Tânia Lopes (not a CESAM member)

BSc students (Orientador Principal): Joana Ferreira (not a CESAM member)

BSc students (Co-orientador): Bruna Neves (not a CESAM member)

BSc students (Co-orientador): Daniela Duarte (not a CESAM member)


Financiamento do CESAM: