Ana Augusto

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Email: 
ana.l.augusto@ipleiria.pt
Pole: 
MARE - IPLeiria
Role: 
Researcher
Qualifications: 
Master
Research group: 
Coastal Systems and Ocean
Research lines: 
Biotechnology and Resources Valorisation

Activity summary

Ana Augusto is a MSc in Marine Resources Biotechnology and currently a PhD student at Reading University, UK, and the Polytechnic of Leiria, Portugal. She has been working in the field of food sciences including marine resources to address shelf-life enhancing in fruits and seafood. She has authored several papers and congress communications and holds two patents for a marine based edible coating for minimally processed products and films for frozen fish (pending patent).