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Ana Catarino

  • Marie Curie Fellow (Postdoc)
  • Heriot-Watt University
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Research interests

My research is mainly focused on the anthropogenic impacts on marine organisms. I'm currently investigating the impact of microplastics on marine organisms and I've previously worked on ecotoxicology issues as well as ocean acidification and climate chang

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Other Activities International Certification of Scuba Diver Level 2 (P2) from C.M.A.S. (Confédération Mondiale des Activités Subaquatiques - World Underwater Federation) First Aid Diver Course (2003) Yachtsman’s license

Co-authors (73)

Publications (5)

  • Development and optimization of a standard method for extraction of microplastics in mussels by enzyme digestion of soft tissues

    • Catarino A
    • Thompson R
    • Sanderson W
    • et al.
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    7Citations
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  • Antarctic cidaroid spines and ocean acidification: lessons from the deep

    • Catarino A
    • Guibourt V
    • Moureaux C
    • et al.
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  • Antarctic urchin ctenocidaris speciosa spines: Lessons from the deep

    • Catarino A
    • Guibourt V
    • Moureaux C
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    5Citations
  • Patterns, processes and vulnerability of Southern Ocean benthos: A decadal leap in knowledge and understanding

    • Kaiser S
    • Brandão S
    • Brix S
    • et al.
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    39Citations
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  • Sea urchin Arbacia dufresnei (Blainville 1825) larvae response to ocean acidification

    • Catarino A
    • Ridder C
    • Gonzalez M
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Professional experience

Marie Curie Fellow (Postdoc)

Heriot-Watt University

June 2014 - Present

Consultant (science communications)

Sustainability Consult

November 2011 - May 2014(3 years)

PhD candidate

Université libre de Bruxelles

December 2007 - June 2011(4 years)

Education history

PhD

Université Libre de Bruxelles - Free University of Brussel

January 2007 - June 2011(4 years)

Master of Research

Universidade de Évora (Portugal)

October 2004 - December 2006(2 years)

Marine Biology graduation (honours)

Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa

September 1998 - October 2003(5 years)