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Daniela Couto

Daniela Couto

Aluna de doutoramento

  • Título da tese: Lipidomics of microalgae: unraveling their lipid signature and bioprospecting bioactive phytochemicals
  • Orientador: Pedro Miguel Dimas Neves Domingues/Maria do Rosário Gonçalves dos Reis Marques Domingues/Joana Gabriela Laranjeira da Silva

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  • ORCID: 0000-0003-1632-327X
  • Departamento: Departamento de Química
  • Grupo de Investigação: Biotecnologia Marinha e Aquacultura
  • Título da tese: Lipidomics of microalgae: unraveling their lipid signature and bioprospecting bioactive phytochemicals Orientador: Pedro Miguel Dimas Neves Domingues/Maria do Rosário Gonçalves dos Reis Marques Domingues/Joana Gabriela Laranjeira da Silva Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: SFRH/BD/138992/2018 Start date: 2018-11-01 End date: 2022-11-01


Interesses de investigação

My research has been concerned with applications of mass spectrometry for the study of the alterations in the polar lipid profile of the microalgae upon different environmental and growth conditions and evaluate the bioactive properties of the lipid extracts, aiming to contribute to the use of microalgae as sustainable and renewable natural sources of bioactive compounds. In this context, the main work has been developed in the identification of lipidome of Chlorella under different growth conditions.

Graus académicos

Bachelor in Biochemistry.
Master in Biochemistry with specialization in clinical Biochemistry

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