2002 - B.Sc in Biology - University of Coimbra
Thesis - "Population Genetics with Dactylis glomerata"
2005 - M.Sc in Advanced Biomolecular Methods - University of Aveiro
Thesis: "The effects of two organophosphorous pesticides in Daphnia spp."
Micro-fungal Identification (molecular and morphological analysis)
- Mesquita, N.; Portugal, A.; Pinar, G.; Loureiro, J.; Coutinho, A. P.; Trovao, J.; Nunes, I.; Botelho, M. L.; Freitas, H. (2013) Flow cytometry as a tool to assess the effects of gamma radiation on the viability, growth and metabolic activity of fungal spores. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation. 84, 250-257. (see details)
- Gonçalves S.C., Mesquita N., Bittleston L., Vargas N., Dickie I.A., Geml J., Pringle A. (2015) Potential distribution and identity of introduced Amanita muscaria worldwide. (see details)
- Dinis D., Mesquita N., Martins J., Canhoto J.M., Gonçalves M.T., Gonçalves S.C. (2015) Mycorrhizal fungal communities associated with Arbutus unedo and the potential for the formation of common mycelial networks with Pinus pinaster. (see details)