Adelaide Almeida

Adelaide Almeida
Assistant Professor with Habilitation at the Department of Biology from the University of Aveiro, Portugal
 
Biography
Adelaide Almeida is Assistant Professor with Habilitation at the Department of Biology from the University of Aveiro (Portugal), where she got her Ph.D. degree, in 2001. She is an integrated member of the Associated Laboratory Centre for Environmental and Marine Sciences (CESAM). In the last years, she has been involved in the development and application of alternative methods to the use of antibiotics, such as photodynamic therapy and phage therapy. She has published in these fields and her publications can be found in http://www.cesam.ua.pt/adelaidealmeida.
 
Research Interest
New approaches to inactivate microorganisms: Phage therapy, Photodynamic therapy