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Here you will find information about Research groups in the PathoGenoMics fields from the ERA-NET partner countries (Austria, Finland, France, Hungary, Israel, Latvia, Portugal, Slovenia and Spain).
This information is supposed to support cooperation between researchers from different European countries
and thus enhance the development of a European Research Area for PathoGenoMics .


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  • researcher names
  • Institution of the respective researcher, city and country of his/her institution
  • Contact data of the researcher (address, phone, email)
  • Research topics and studied microorganisms of the researcher
  • Special techniques applied by the researcher
  • Potential cooperation topics suggested by the researcher

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Name: Dr. Pais, CÚlia
Address: Universidade do Minho, Departamento de Biologia, 4710- 057 Braga, Portugal
Institution: Universidade do Minho, Departamento de Biologia,
City: Braga Zip: 4710- 057
Country: Portugal Phone: +351604312


Research Topics:
Candida sp molecular epidemiology Study of genetic diversity and dynamics of C. albicans and C. parapsilosis populations and characteristics of the strains causing invasive infections in immunocompromised patients by using microsatellite markers Interactions between the human pathogenic fungus Candida albicans and host cells using molecular and cellular approaches in murine models of infection as well as macrophages or neutrophils.


Organisms studied:
  • Candida albicans
  • Candida parapsilosis


Special methods / technologies:


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