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Carina Rafaela Faria da Costa Félix

Carina Rafaela Faria da Costa Félix

PhD Student

  • Researcher ID
  • Department: Biology Department
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : ResearcherID = C-4860-2015
  • Thesis title: Global Changes, Fungal Fitness and Pathogenesis Supervisor: Doctor Artur Alves (University of Aveiro), Doctor Ana Cristina Esteves (University of Aveiro), Doctor Jesus Jorrin Novo (University of Cordoba) Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e aTecnologia Grant reference: SFRH/BD/97613/2013 Start date: 2014-04-01 End date: 2018-03-31



ALIEN - An integrated approach to unravel Lasiodiplodia-grapevine Interactions See more

PANDORA - Potential impact of climate changes on Botryosphaeriaceae-related diseases of Eucalyptus spp. in Portugal See more

Prometheus - PROteoME of Diplodia corticola, the cork oak paTHogEn fungUS See more

Scientific Supervision

Main Research Interests

Climate changes and fungal plant diseases

Microbial proteomics

Professional Activity

2012-2013 - Grant Holder fellowship from FCT: "PROMETHEUS - Proteome of Diplodia corticola, the cork oak pathogen fungus" (PTDC/AGRCFL/113831/2009)

2013-2014 - Grant Holder fellowship from FCT: "PANDORA - Potencial impacto das alterações climáticas em doenças de Eucalyptus spp. causadas por Botryosphaeriaceae em Portugal" (PTDC/AGR-FOR/3807/2012)

Academic Degrees

2010 - Degree in Marine Biology and Biotechnology by School of Tourism and Maritime Technology of the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria 

2012 - Master Degree in Applied Biology (Clinical and Environmental microbiology)  by University of Aveiro

Since 2014 - PhD student in Biology by University of Aveiro

CESAM Funding: