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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Since 2016: Adjunct Professor in Escola Superior de Tecnologia da Saúde de Lisboa, Scientific Area of Pathologic Anatomy, Cytology and Tanathology.
2006-2015: Assistant Lecturer in Escola Superior de Tecnologia da Saúde de Lisboa, Scientific Area of Pathologic Anatomy, Cytology and Tanathology.
2005-2007: Biomedical Scientist in Histocellular Pathology in Escola Superior de Tecnologia da Saúde de Lisboa.
EDUCATION AND FORMATION
2010 - 2015: PhD in Biology, specialization Genetics by Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon. Research on Human Biomonitoring –Biomarkers, individual susceptibility and, nutrigenetics.
2007-2009: Master in Human Molecular Biology by Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon. Research on Genotoxicity Biomarkers and genetic polymorphisms in workers exposed to formaldehyde.
2002-2006: Graduation in Biomedical Sciences in Higher School of Health Technologies of Lisbon.
RESEARCH
2016-2020: HBM4EU - European Human Biomonitoring Initiative (European Commission - Research & Innovation).
2016-2020: COST – European Cooperation in Science and Technology (supported by EU Framework programme). COST OC-2015-1-19739: The comet assay as a human biomonitoring tool.
2016-2018: Occupational exposure to particulate matter and fungi and potential health effects in bakers and cookies and biscuit production. ACT Project n. º 005DBB/12.
2010-2013: Occupational exposure to cytostatic drugs: Characterization of cytostatic drugs in Portuguese hospitals. ACT Project n. º 036APJ/09.
2010-2011: Re-evaluation of a reported increased micronucleus frequency in lymphocytes of workers occupationally exposed to formaldehyde. Collaboration with University of Ülm, Germany.
2007-2009: Genotoxicity Biomarkers and genetic polymorphisms in workers exposed to formaldehyde.
2006-2009: Occupational Exposure to Formaldehyde: contribution to the characterization of exposure and consequent health effects in workers of hospital services of Pathological Anatomy. ACT Project.
2005-2006: Risk Assessment of Chemicals in the Histopathology Laboratory of Anatomic Pathology Services.

Education/Academic qualification

Human Biomonitoring, Doctorate, Universidade de Lisboa

8 Sep 201031 Jan 2008

External positions

Professor, Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa

1 Sep 2007 → …

Keywords

  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
  • Human Biomonitoring
  • Genetic Toxicology
  • Genotoxicity
  • Occupational Exposure
  • Biomarkers
  • Individual susceptibility
  • Nutrigenetics

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Research Output at NOVA 2009 2018

Biomonitorização da exposição ocupacional a formaldeído

Ladeira, C. A. F., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

6 Citations (Scopus)

Genotoxicity assessment of a selected cytostatic drug mixture in human lymphocytes: A study based on concentrations relevant for occupational exposure

Gajski, G., Ladeira, C., Gerić, M., Garaj-Vrhovac, V. & Viegas, S., 1 Feb 2018, In : Environmental Research. 161, p. 26-34 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lymphocytes
genotoxicity
occupational exposure
Cytostatic Agents
Occupational Exposure

Genotoxicity of bisphenol A and interference with doxorubicin effects in HEp-2 and MRC-5 cell lines

Ladeira, C. A. F., Ramos, C., Gomes, M. C. & Ribeiro, E., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther