March 2014 --- September 2015
(1 year) UC- Biotech, Cantanhede Portugal Master project, Laboratory of Dr. Paulo Oliveira Development of a project leading to my master thesis with the goal was testing new antioxidant in lung cancer cells. Acquisition of expertise in cell culture, flow cytometry, fluorescence microscopy and other laboratory techniques. RECOMPENSE Best poster award, 49th Annual Scientific Meeting of the European Society for Clinical Investigation (ESCI 2015) Cluj-Nappoca- Romania Title: “New Paradigms in Anticancer Combined Therapy: Targeting Dietary Antioxidants to Mitochondria”
Internship in a clinical analyses laboratory
August 2013 --- September 2013
Private Hospital of Porto “Os Lusiadas” Observation of microbiologic studies in urine and vaginal sample. Tracking analysis and monitoring blood tests from the time of collection to the results.
February 2013 --- July 2013
Project developed in the curricular program in microbiology, Development of a project in the domain of microbiology with the purpose to discover new strains of thermophiles bacteria in thermal water. Use of PCR (polymerase chain reaction) and electrophoreses techniques.
AdaptabilityAnalytical thinkingCuriosityIndependenceInterest in knowledgeKindness
Biochemistry LabtechnicianAnalytical techniques Cell biology R&DBiological Drug DevelopmentBioinformaticsCancerClinical pharmacologyCell CultureCell biologyData entryData AnalysisDesigning case report formsDNA sequencingDrug development processEnglishFlow CytometryFluorescence MicroscopyGood Clinical Practice (GCP)In VitroLaboratory ResearchLabtechnicianMicrobiological TechniquesMicrosoft OfficeMolecular & Cellular BiologyOxidative stressPCRQuantitative PCR (qPCR)Pre-clinical research
Skills and Expertise
Search literature on clinical trialsCommunicate with investigatorInteract with pre-clinical scientistsWrite statistical reportsStudy-related documentsData entryExecute scientific projectsExtrapolate dataWrite protocolsWritten presentation
Master (2) in Biochemistry in Mitochondria-directed antioxidants as anticancer agents from University of Coimbra. Portugal in 2015
Bachelor in Biochemistry in Life Sciences from University of Coimbra in 2013
Training and Certification
Master in 2015 Certification
Bachelor degree in 2013 Certification