SCIENCE

SUSANA SILVESTRE

PhD student

Plant Sciences for the Bioeconomy

BIOGRAPHY

Susana is interested in plant lipids, cold stress, and plant stress physiology. Her expertise is in plant physiology techniques, specifically chlorophyll a fluorescence, photosynthesis, ion leakage, basic molecular experience (PCR, RT-qPCR, DNA and RNA extraction), and Arabidopsis transformation by floral dip.

CONTACT DETAILS

EMAIL:
susana.silvestre@rothamsted.ac.uk

    TEL:

    +44 (0) 1582 938 758

      ADDRESS:

      Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, AL5 2JQ

        PROFESSIONAL PLATFORMS

        PhD project

        • Securing seed oil synthesis: what can we learn from the extremities?

        QUALIFICATIONS

        • 2011 - Master of Cell Biology and Biotechnology, University of Lisbon, Portugal
        • 2009 - Bachelor of Molecular Biology and Genetics, University of Lisbon, Portugal