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Andrade, Carolina

Carolina Andrade

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Supervisor:
Dr. Sílvia Portugal
Affiliation:
Department of Infectious Diseases

Field of interest:

Parasitology

Curriculum Vitae

2016 
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University education
PhD student, Department for Infectious Diseases and Parasitology
University Hospital Heidelberg, (Germany)
AG Portugal

2015 
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2016 
Post Graduate Education
Research Assistant in Dr. Miguel Prudêncio laboratory at Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisboa (Portugal)
Project: A P. berghei-based malaria vaccine
Supervisor: Dr. Miguel Prudêncio

2014 
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2015 
Internships
Master Student in Dr. Miguel Prudêncio laboratory at Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Lisboa (Portugal)
Thesis tittle: Characterization of a genetically modified Plasmodium berghei parasite – development of a pre-erythrocytic malaria vaccine

2009 
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2012 
Internships
Unidade de Microbiologia, Biotecnologia e Biologia Molecular, Bio FIG, TecLabs, Lisboa (Portugal)

2009 
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2015 
University education
BSc Biology (Minor in Cell Biology and Biotechnology)
MSc Human Biology and Environment

Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (Portugal)

Publications

GLUT1-mediated glucose uptake plays a crucial role during Plasmodium hepatic infection (2016) Meireles P, Sales-Dias J, Andrade CM, Mello-Vieira J, Mancio-Silva L, Simas JP, Staines HM, Prudêncio M Cell Microbiol, doi: 10.1111/cmi.12646