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Marta Tacão

Marta Tacão

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : ResearcherID= C-9785-2009
  • Title: Supervisor: Isabel da Silva Henriques Category: BO Grant type: BPD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: BPD/114855/2016 Start date: 2017-05-01 End date: 2023-04-30


Current research interests

Antibiotic resistance in lotic ecosystems: mechanisms of resistance, dissemination of genetic determinants of resistance, diversity of resistant microbial communities

Academic degrees

PhD in Biology, University of Aveiro (2014)


Master in Molecular Microbiology, University of Aveiro (2003)


Degree in Biology, University of Aveiro (1999)

Advanced courses/ Workshops

- Workshop “Resistência a antibióticos: o problema e as soluções” - Encontro Nacional de Estudantes de Biologia, Aveiro, Portugal, 2017;


- Advanced Course “Microbial Diversity: Methods and Applications”, Departamento de Biologia, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal, 2013;


- Advanced Coursedvanced Course “Antibiotic resistance in the environment” Departamento de Biologia, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal, 2012;


- Workshop “DGGE in Microbiology - Principles and Practice” Departamento de Biologia, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal, 2005;

Microbiology Lab

Scientific Supervision

In progress (1)
Master (Co-supervisor): Isabel Silva (not a CESAM member)

Concluded (6)
Master (Co-supervisor): Maria do Carmo Oliveira Vendas (not a CESAM member)

Master (Co-supervisor): Pedro Teixeira (not a CESAM member)

Final project (Co-supervisor): Sara Azenha (not a CESAM member)

Final project (Co-supervisor): Ana Sofia Figueiredo (not a CESAM member)

Final project (Co-supervisor): Joana Gonçalves (not a CESAM member)

Final project (Co-supervisor): Joana Soares (not a CESAM member)

Projects

In progress (2)
Granular microalgae- bacterial sludge for aquaculture wastewater treatment See more

StARE: Stopping Antibiotic Resistance Evolution See more

Concluded (4)
ARTEMan: Transferência de resistência a antibióticos entre o Ambiente e o Homem See more

REFRESH – Minimizing microbial hazards in vegetables cultivated in the Estarreja municipality See more

ARISKA - Antibiotic resistance in the Antuã River: assessing risks to public health See more

PhytoMarsh - The phytosphere of salt-marsh plants: an underexplored microbial hot-spot See more

Publications

WoS Papers (23)
Other Papers (0)
Books (0)
Book Chapter (0)
Thesis (2)
Communications (36)
Other Publications (0)

CESAM Funding: