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Cátia Fidalgo

Cátia Fidalgo

Investigador Júnior




Interesses de investigação

Microbiology
Molecular Biology
Novel species

Graus académicos

Degree in Molecular Biology and Genetics (Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon)
Masters in Applied Microbiology (Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon)
PhD in Biology (University of Aveiro)

Atividades científicas

June 2019 - present: Junior Researcher in the FCT project "EvoSym - Evolução e adaptação do genoma da lesma do mar para estabelecer a simbiose fotossintética"

June 2017 - May 2019: BI fellowship from FCT: "Symbiolite - A novel microbial­algal calcification process driven by coral symbiotic algae: Structure, function, ecological role and evolutionary significance"

March 2013 - September 2017: PhD fellowship from FCT: "Endophytic bacterial communities of salt marsh plants from Hg-contaminated sites" (SFRH/BD/85423/2012). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.

August 2012 - January 2013: BI fellowship from FCT: "PhytoMarsh - A Fitosfera de plantas de sapal: um "hot-spot" microbiano pouco explorado" (PTDC/AAC-AMB/118873/2010). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.

2010-2012: Masters thesis in "Heavy metal resistance in extremophilic yeasts: a molecular and physiological approach". BioFIG Center for Biodiversity, Functional & Integrative Genomics. Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.

2009-2010: Voluntary work in the Environmental Microbiology research group, in different projects, including microbial community studies and heavy metal resistance characterization in acidophilic yeasts. BioFIG Center for Biodiversity, Functional & Integrative Genomics. Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.

2008-2009: Voluntary work in the Virulence and Epidemiology research group, in order to characterize clinical and food-borne Enterococci. BioFIG Center for Biodiversity, Functional & Integrative Genomics. Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.

Publicações

Projetos

EvoSym - Evolução e adaptação do genoma da lesma do mar para estabelecer a simbiose fotossintética Ver mais

PhytoMarsh - A Fitosfera de plantas de sapal: um hot-spot microbiano pouco explorado Ver mais

Orientações científicas

Formação Académica

2017 Doutoramento em Biologia, Departamento de Biologia, Universidade de Aveiro


2011 Mestrado em Microbiologia Aplicada. Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa


2009 Licenciatura em Biologia Molecular e Genética. Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa


Financiamento do CESAM: