Full Professor Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisboa (Portugal) and Director of BioISI research centre (https://www.fc.ul.pt/pt/unidade/bioisi). MDA is EMBL-European Molecular Biology Laboratory alumna (2008-10; 2016) and IGC - Gulbenkian Inst Science alumna (1983-1993). EMBO member (2014).
Research: Molecular and cellular mechanisms of the genetic disease Cystic Fibrosis. Author of 111 international papers (av. citations/ article: 24.2); 4 book chapters; 3 patents; co-editor of 2 books; 2,805 citations (Scopus) | 3,852 (Google Sch). H-index: 30 (Scopus) | 35 (Google Scholar). Researcher ID: E-5748-2012 | Scopus Author (Orchid) ID 7006683774
Supervision:directly supervised 15 PhD students (+6 ongoing); 16 post-doctoral fellows (+4 ongoing); 23 junior students (BSc + MSc). Grants: participation in 31 grants, 18 of which as PI (~3.8 M€). 7 were EUprojects