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Joana Barbosa

Joana Barbosa

PhD Student

  • Researcher ID U-4616-2018
  • ORCID orcid.org/0000-0001-9437-5687
  • Department: Department of Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • Thesis title: Improvement and elucidation of lantibiotic production in Escherichia coli Supervisor: Sónia Mendo Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT) Grant reference: SFRH/BD/97099/2013 Start date: 2014-12-01 End date: 2018-11-30


Research interests

Natural antimicrobial peptides
Peptide heterologous expression and purification
Antimcrobial bioactivity characterization
Molecular Biology and genetics
Microbiology

Academic degrees

- 09/2010 – 07/2012: Master in Molecular Biotechnology at University of Aveiro (Aveiro, Portugal).

- 09/2007 – 07/2010: Degree in Biotechnology at University of Aveiro (Aveiro, Portugal).

Scientific activities

- 07/2013 – 10/2014: Project grant - FCT funded project “Coli4Lan – Better systems to produce two-peptide lantibiotics with diverse structures completely in vivo using Escherichia coli and establishment of their mode of action”

- 09/2012 – 04/2013: Project grant - FCT funded project “TBTRESENSE – TBT bioremediation and development of a bioreporter for TBT detection”

Others

– 2nd prize Poster contest IV Symposium on Bioengineering, 2012, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FEUP), Portugal

Publications

Projects

Coli4Lan - Better systems to produce two ­peptide lantibiotics with diverse structures completely in vivo using Escherichia coli and establishment of their mode of action. See more

Scientific Supervision


CESAM Funding: