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Carmen Santos

 

 

Carmen Santos, PhD

Post-Doc

 

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Name:  Carmen Sofia Pedro dos Santos


ITQBGenetics and Genomics of Plant Complex Traits (PlantX)

Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Apartado 127, 2781-901 Oeiras – PORTUGAL
Tel: (351) 214 469 632   Fax: (351) 214 411 277

 

Keywords

Plant-pathogen interaction, Plant molecular breeding, Biotic Stress resistance, Linkage mapping, Genomics, Transcriptomics, Quantitative genetics, Disease resistance, Molecular markers.

Lathyrus spp., Castanea spp., Quercus spp.

Academic qualifications

2017 - PhD in Biology, Molecular Genetics, ITQB - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

2010 – Master degree in Cellular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Sciences of University of Lisbon

2008 – Bachelor degree in Cellular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Sciences of University of Lisbon 

Professional experience

March 2019 to present: Junior Researcher ITQB - Universidade Nova de Lisboa - Research Contract by Stimulus of Scientific Employment, Individual Support 2017 program

January 2018- present- Post-Doc fellow in the project “DIVERSIFOOD – Embedding crop diversity and networking for local high quality food systems.”, at the Genetics and Genomics of Plant Complex Traits (PlantX) Laboratory, ITQB, Oeiras. Supervisor: Dr. Carlota Vaz Patto

May 2017- December 2017- Post-Doc fellow in the project “LEGATO-LEGumes for the Agriculture of TOmorrow”, at the Genetics and Genomics of Plant Complex Traits (PlantX) Laboratory, ITQB, Oeiras. Supervisor: Dr. Carlota Vaz Patto

March 2017- May 2017- Research fellowship in the project ALT20-03-0246-FEDER-000011 - NEW Cast Rootstocks, at Molecular Biology Lab at Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e Veterinária (INIAV), Oeiras. Supervisor: Dr. Rita Lourenço Costa

February 2013 – January 2017 - PhD student at Molecular Biology Lab at Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e Veterinária (INIAV), and  at the Plant Cell Biotechnology Laboratory, ITQB, Oeiras. Project: “Genomic approaches to understand the genetic response to Phytophthora cinnamomi Rands in Castanea spp.” Supervisors: Rita Lourenço Costa and Prof. Pedro Fevereiro

May 2010- January 2013- Research fellowship in the project PTDC/AGR-CFL/101707/2008- “Understanding resistance to pathogenic fungi in Castanea spp.” at Molecular Biology Lab at Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e Veterinária (INIAV), Oeiras. Supervisor: Dr. Rita Lourenço Costa

August 2008 - September 2008 – Volunteer in the project "Measuring plant stress using leaf temperature and photosynthesis" at Molecular Ecophysiology Lab, ITQB, Oeiras.  Supervisor: Dr. Miguel Costa

 


                                                

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