CBMA

Centro de Biologia Molecular e Ambiental

Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology

Barbara Leite
Barbara Leite
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PhD Student
Sustaining Life - Biodiversity and Functional Ecology
Filipe Costa
Universidade do Minho - Campus de Gualtar, Departamento de Biologia - 4710-057, Braga - P

Current Research & Key Publications

Monitoring coastal benthic colonization of artificial substrates with the support of DNA metabarcoding approaches

Hollatz C, Leite BR, Lobo J, Froufe H, Egas C, Costa FO (2017). Priming of a DNA metabarcoding approach for species identification and inventory in marine macrobenthic communities. Genome 60, 260-271. DOI: 10.1139/gen-2015-0220.

Research Projects

 PhD Student (FCT fellow, PD/BD/127994/2016)

NEXT-SEA: Next generation monitoring of coastal ecosystems in a scenario of global change.

DNAqua-Net: Developing new genetic tools for bio- assessment of aquatic ecosystems in Europe. COST Action CA 15219.

 

Publications

 

 

 

 

Leite BR, Hollatz C, Lobo J, Froufe H, Egas C, Costa FO (2017). Impact of sequencing platform, target amplicon and OTU-clustering on DNA metabarcoding of mock communities of marine macrobenthos. Scientific abstracts from the 7th International Barcode of Life Conference. Genome 60, 961-962. DOI: 10.1139/gen-2017-0178.

 

Poster Communications: 

Leite BR, Hollatz C, Lobo J, Froufe H, Egas C, Costa FO (2017). A short test on the impact of sequencing platform and marker on marine macrobenthos identification. Kick-Off Conference of the DNAqua-Net on the European Cooperation in Science and Technology. 7-9 March 2017, Essen, Germany.

Leite BR, Hollatz C, Lobo J, Froufe H, Egas C, Costa FO (2017). Impact of OTU-clustering on taxonomic richness estimation in marine macrobenthic communities with known species composition. Kick-Off Conference of the DNAqua-Net on the European Cooperation in Science and Technology. 7-9 March 2017, Essen, Germany.

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