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 119 international papers (av. citations/ article: 21.42); 4 book chapters; 3 patents; co-editor of 2 books; 3,191 citations (Scopus) | 4,482 (Google Sch). H-index: 31 (Scopus) | 38 (Google Scholar). Researcher ID: E-5748-2012 | Scopus Author (Orchid) ID 7006683774
Supervision: directly supervised 17 PhD students (+7 ongoing); 16 post-doctoral fellows (+7 ongoing); ~25 junior students (BSc + MSc). Grants: participation in 34 grants, 18 of which as PI (~4.5 M€), 8 of which from the EU.