Joana Rita Martins Silva

Joana Rita Martins Silva's picture
Email: 
joana.m.silva@ipleiria.pt
Pole: 
MARE - IPLeiria
Role: 
Researcher
Qualifications: 
Master
Research group: 
Coastal Systems and Ocean
Research lines: 
Biotechnology and Resources Valorisation

Activity summary

Joana Silva is master in Applied Biotechnology, currently, is researcher in POINT4PAC project and PhD student at the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain) and Polytechnic of Leiria (MARE-IPLeiria). It works in the isolation of marine compounds from macroalgae and in the evaluation of biological activities, as neuroprotective, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory , anti-tumor activity and dermatological.