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1ª Edição | 1st Edition

 

 

Ana Paula Aguiar
Cabo Verde
MSc. Chemical Engineering
Computational Genomics Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC
Thesis: Metabolic evolution and biodiversity in aquatic phytoplankton

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Avelino A. Langa
Moçambique
MSc. Marine Sciences
Lab. Dinâmica e Modelagem Oceânica
Instituto de Oceanografia - FURG

Thesis: The role of vertical and lateral motion on the spatio-temporal variability of phytoplankton production in the Mozambique Channel

  Cíntia Ramos
Cabo Verde
MSc. Biomedical Engineering
Chromosome Dynamics Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC
Thesis: Dissecting the post mitotic roles of condensins
*   Daniel Zacarias
Moçambique
MSc. Water and Coastal management
Conservation Biogeography Lab.
Universidade Federal de Goiás - UFG
Thesis: Conservation genetics of the African savannah elephants
       
  Denise Coutinho
Cabo Verde
BSc. Microbiology and Immunology
Bacterial Cell Surfaces and Pathogenesis Lab. & Plant Cell Biology Lab.
Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier - ITQB
Thesis: Plant strategies for detection of the inflammatory bacterial peptidoglycan molecule
*   Edison Carvalho
Cabo Verde
MSc. Marine Biology
Telomeres and Genome Stability Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC
Thesis:*
       
  Eliane Carvalho
Angola
MSc. Medical Parasitology
Innate Behavior Lab.
Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown
Thesis: Brain neurons within neural circuitry controlling Drosophila female receptivity behavior
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Elves Heleno Duarte
Cabo Verde
MSc. Medical and Veterinary Entomology
Host-microorganism interactions Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC
Thesis: Molecular bases of Wolbachia-host interaction

       
  Hugulay Maia
São Tomé e Príncipe
BSc. Biology
Marine Macroecology and Biogeography Lab.
Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina - UFSC
Thesis: *
*   Neidy Rodrigues
Cabo Verde
MSc. Cellular and Molecular Biology
Vascular Biology & Cancer Microenvironment Lab.
Instituto de Medicina Molecular - iMM
Thesis: *
       
 

Osvaldo Frederico Inlamea
Moçambique
BSc. Veterinary Medicine
Lab. Zoonoses Bacterianas
Universidade de São Paulo - USP
ThesisMapping of the distribution of Mycobacterium bovis strains involved in bovine tuberculosis in Mozambique

*   Viriato M’bana
Guiné-Bissau
MSc. Biotechnology
Biology & Physiology of Malaria Lab
Instituto de Medicina Molecular - iMM
Thesis: *

2ª Edição | 2nd Edition

 

  

Ana Cabral
Cabo Verde
MSc. Evolutive Biology and Development
Host Pathogen Co-Evolution Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência
Thesis: Role and mechanism of IFNg y dependent ubiquitination at the parasitophorous vacuole

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Armando Semo
Moçambique
MSc. Biomedical Sciences
Human Evolutionary Genetics Lab.
Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos - CIBIO
Thesis: Estudo da Diversidade Genómica dos Povos de Moçambique: Contribuição para a reconstrução da história das expansões Bantu

  

Baltazar Cá
Guiné-Bissau
MSc.*
Iron & Innate Immunity Lab.
Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde - I3S
Thesis:*

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Elias Maxombe
Moçambique
MSc. Geography
Lab.*
Universidade federal de Goiás - UFG
Thesis: The Effects of changes in landscape settings on the genetic diversity of populations of tropical seasonally dry forest tree species (Miombo woodland in Africa)

  Gaspar da Graça
São Tomé e Príncipe
MSc.*
Lab. Melhoramento Genético Vegetal - LMGV
Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro
Thesis: Genetic Breeding Capsicum annuum L. to bacterial spot resistance
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Illyane Lima
Cabo Verde
MSc.*
Inflammation and Degeneration Lab.
Chronic Diseases Research - CEDOC
Thesis: Heme/Iron-driven microglia polarization in Parkinson's disease

 

 

 

Kaori Fonseca
Cabo Verde
MSc. Marine Resources Biotechnology
Iron & Innate Immunity Lab.
Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde - I3S
Thesis: Tuberculosis and lung cancer: more than just Epidemiology
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Lucindo Cardoso
Cabo Vede
BSc. Biology
Lab. Bacteriologia da Tuberculose
Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro - UERJ
Thesis: Impact of tuberculosis treatment in human microbiota and their metabolic activity
 

 

Maria António 
Moçambique
MSc.*
Lab. Estudos Costeiros e Estuarinos
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande - FURG
Thesis: Modelagem da dispersão de ovos e larvas de corvina do estuário da Lagoa dos Patos
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Pâmela Borges
Cabo Verde
MSc. Medical Imaging and Radiation - Biomedical Engineering
Telomere and Genome Stability Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC
Thesis:  POT1 inhibits exonuclease I functioning preventing telomere 5’ end resection, RPA binding and ATR checkpoint activation 
 

 

Raquel Delgado
Cabo Verde
MSc. Environment & Human Biology
Experimental Immunology - CLL 

Academic Medical Center - Amsterdam University, Netherlands & CEDOC - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Thesis: Effects of agonistic CD40 mAB on inducing cell death and/or proliferation in primary chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells

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Sara Baptista
Cabo Verde
MSc. Public Health
Lab. Biologia & Fisiologia da Malária
Instituto de Medicina Molecular - iMM
Thesis:*
 

 

Yara Rodrigues
Cabo Verde
MSc. Biologia Celular e Molecular
Variation: Development and selection Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC
Thesis:  Regulation and evolution of developmental plasticity in insect pigmentation: temperature and immunity interactions
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3ª Edição | 3rd Edition

 

  

Antonino Capitão
Angola
BSc. Medicine
Inflammation and Neurodegeneration Lab.
Chronic Diseases Research - CEDOC
Thesis: The role of Haptoglobin and/or Hemopexin in preventing blood-driven neurological damage

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Cláudia Gonçalves
Cabo Verde
MSc. Clinical Psychology
Integrative Behavioural Biology Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC

Thesis: Social Memory in Zebrafish

  Danilo Lopes
Cabo Verde
MSc. Medical Biotechnology
Chromosome Instability & Dynamics Lab.
Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde - I3S
Thesis: *
*   Dizimalta Miquitaio
Moçambique
MSc. Biology Teaching/Education
Proteome Regulation in Plants Lab.
Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier - ITQB
Thesis: Characterization of molecular features underlying drought tolerance in Mozambique's drought tolerant maize varieties
 

 

Hamilton Chiango
Moçambique
MSc. Management and Conservation of Natural Resources
Plant Functional Genomics Lab.
Biosystems and Integrative Sciences Institute - BioISI
Thesis: Exploring the physiological and molecular diversity of maize cultivars from Mozambique: drought stress effects and recovery
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Hélio Rocha
Cabo Verde
MSc. Public Health
Vector Borne Diseases and Pathogens Lab.
Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical - IHMT
Thesis: The role of α-GAL (Galactose-alpha-1,3-Galactose) on Plasmodium spp. sporozoites in Anopheles spp. salivary glands invasion
 

 

Irina Fonseca
Cabo Verde
MSc. Cellular and Molecular Biology
Cell Cycle Regulation Lab. & Epithelial interactions in Cancer Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC & Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde - I3S
Thesis: Centrosome aberrations and cancer stem cells
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Joel Indi
Guiné - Bissau
MSc. Environment and Development
Computational RNA Biology Lab. & Computational Biology Lab.
Pompeu Fabra University - CEXS-UPF & iMM
Thesis:  Prediction of interactions between non-coding RNAs and pre-mRNAs with the potential to regulate alternative splicing
 

 

Nuno Santos
Cabo Verde
MSc. Applied Microbiology
Cell Biology of Viral Infection Lab.
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência - IGC
Thesis: Influenza A virus-mediated impairment of endocytic recycling compartment impacts vRNP transport and host mucus composition
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Valdir Semedo
Cabo Verde
MSc. Medical Biochemistry
Immunophysiology Lab.
Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown
Thesis: The control of mucosal defense and innate immunity by Circadian cues
 

 

Valéria Custódio
Cabo Verde
MSc. Biochemistry
Plant Functional Genomics (GPlantS Unit)
Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier - ITQB
Thesis:  Maize in Cabo Verde – soil and water impact on productivity and quality
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4ª Edição | 4th Edition

 

  

Albasini Caniço
Moçambique
MSc. Vegetal protection


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Benilde Pondeca
Moçambique
BSc. Biology

  Cruz Sebastião
Angola
BSc. Clinical Analysis and Public Health


*   Deizy Cruz
Cabo Verde
MSc. Biotechnology


 

 

Denise Camacho
Cabo Verde
BSc. Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Ednilson Varela
Cabo Verde
BSc. Biochemistry


 

 

Emanuel Nunes
Cabo Verde
BSc. Biology

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Esperança Ussene
Moçambique
BSc. Medicine


 

 

Eunice Silva
Cabo Verde
MSc. Biomedical Engineering


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Ezídio Cuamba
Moçambique
MSc. Ecology


 
 

 

Fredilson Melo
Cabo Verde
MSc. Biochemestry


 
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Gilson Semedo
Cabo Verde
BSc. Biology


 
 

 

Márcio Sitoe
Moçambique
MSc. Entomology


 
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