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Ângela Maria Almeida Barreto

Ângela Maria Almeida Barreto

Assistant researcher


  • Researcher ID: M-9833-2018
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-1697-4788
  • Ciencia ID: C81A-6C58-96E2
  • Department: Department of Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology (SB)
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Barreto, Angela MA or Barreto, A. or Barreto A) AND AD=(Aveiro and CESAM)


Research interests

Nanomaterials and other emerging contaminants
Ecotoxicity
Aquatic and soil organisms
Genotoxicity
Oxidative stress/damage
Neurotransmission and behaviour

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

Licenciatura em Bioquímica (Main Supervisor): Carolina Fernandes (not a CESAM member)

Licenciatura em Bioquímica (Main Supervisor): Beatriz Amado (not a CESAM member)

Licenciatura em Bioquímica (Co-supervisor): Diogo Costa (not a CESAM member)

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)

Licenciatura em Biologia (Co-supervisor): Ricardo Sousa (not a CESAM member)

Other scientific activities


CESAM Funding: