(Chemical) Bonding is what makes life possible

Susana Cardoso

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Research group
Natural Products – Chemistry and Bioactivity


Researcher IDI-9709-2017
Ciência ID5915-988E-B17D
Susana M. Cardoso holds a graduation in Biochemistry, a Master in Cell Biology and a PhD in Chemistry. She is presently a Principal Researcher from LAVQ-REQUIMTE, University of Aveiro. Along her research experience, which is focused on the characterization of phytochemicals of natural terrestrial and marine sources, aiming at their valorization, she authored 15 book chapters and 130 papers in peer-reviewed international journals and has more than 200 communications (60 orals) in scientific meetings. She completed the supervision of 7 PhD, 22 Masters, 14 Probation research works and 30 undergraduate students. Currently she supervises 8 PhD (6 at Nat level and 2 at Int level), 1 Master and 1 Probation research fellow.

Representative Publications

Phycochemical Constituents and Biological Activities of Fucus spp.
Metabolites and Biological Activities of Thymus zygis, Thymus pulegioides, and Thymus fragrantissimus Grown under Organic Cultivation
Microwave assisted dehydration of broccoli by-products and simultaneous extraction of bioactive compounds
Revisiting the chemistry of apple pomace polyphenols
Phlorotannins from Fucus vesiculosus: Modulation of Inflammatory Response by Blocking NF-kappa B Signaling Pathway