meet the team

Our Lab members

Catarina Neves
Catarina Neves
Master student
Solanum lycopersicum, CRISPR-cas9, Fruit ripening, GRAS transcription factors, Gene expression, Biotechnology
Helena Santos
Helena Santos
PhD Student
Vitis vinifera, Botrytis cinerea, Erysiphe necator, Plant Cell Wall, Grapevine resistance and susceptibility, Volatiles, GC-MS
Rute Amaro
Rute Amaro
PhD student
Vitis vinifera, Powdery mildew, Grapevine resistance and susceptibility, Hormonal metabolism, Gene expression
Ana Margarida Fortes
Ana Margarida Fortes
Assistant Professor
Group leader, Principal investigator
Ana Sofia Rodrigues
Ana Sofia Rodrigues
Early stage researcher
Evolutionary Genomics, Metagenomics, Molecular markers, Bioinformatics, Plant Pathogen
Beatriz Ribeiro
Beatriz Ribeiro
Master student
Solanum lycopersicum, CRISPR-cas9, Fruit ripening, GRAS transcription factors, Gene expression, Biotechnology
Flávio Soares
Flávio Soares
PhD student
Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Biotic stress, CRISPR technology, Plant Molecular Biology, Transcriptomics, Vitis vinifera, Solanum lycopersicum