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Luis Manuel Gaspar Pedro

Luis Manuel Gaspar Pedro

Assistant Professor

  • Researcher ID: C-7471-2013
  • ORCID: 0000-0001-9686-1072
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  • Department: Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Lisbon
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes

Research interests

Biology of Plant Secretion
Plant Biotechnology
Cell Biology

Academic degrees

PhD - Biology (Plant Biotechnology), Lisbon University, May 1995

Scientific activities

2016 to date - Researcher, CESAM (ULisboa)



GojiBerries See more

ConservMelhorPAM - Conservação e melhoramento de plantas aromáticas e medicinais See more

SafeApple - Conservação da Qualidade da Maçã de Alcobaça: objetivo resíduos zero See more

ProEnergy - Novos produtos alimentares e bioenergia a partir de frutos de baixo valor comercial e resíduos agroindustriais See more

OPTIMAL (Optimização, Maçã, Alcobaça) See more

MACFERTIQUAL - Novos métodos de diagnóstico nutricional em macieiras ‘Gala’ visando a sustentabilidade e a qualidade See more

DIGITALIS - The genus Digitalis: Molecular taxonomy, preservation, active constituents and therapeutic applications See more

PlantBioNem – Plant biotechnology in nematodes invasion mechanism elucidation See more

Scientific Supervision

Research Projects

2013-2015: "VarPhytoTrap: Phytochemical traps for bee health control". Contract PTDC/CVT-EPI/2473/2012, Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia. Researcher, responsible in the participating institution (FFCUL).

Research interests

Aromatic Plant Species

Plant Biotechnology, Phytochemistry, Biology of Plant Secretion, Cell Biology

Professional activity

  • 2000 to date: Assistant Professor with tenure, Plant Biology Department, Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University

  • 1995-2000: Assistant Professor, Plant Biology Department, Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University

  • 1989-1995: Lecturer, Plant Biology Department, Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University

  • 1987-1989: Probational Lecturer, Plant Biology Department, Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University

Academic activity

  • 1995 - PhD in Biology (Plant Biotechnology), Lisbon University

  • 1989 - Pedagogical and Scientific Qualification, Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University

  • 1981 - Graduation in Biology (Scientific line), Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University

CESAM Funding: