Ana Raquel Freitas

senior researcher

Assistant Professor (since 2021)
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+351 220428580
Ciência Vitae

Main research interests

  • Bacteriology and Antibiotic Resistance; Clinical Microbiology; Diagnostics and Infectious Diseases; Surveillance; Typing; Public Health; Food Safety
  • Omics high-throughput methods including genomics, proteomics and cellular macromolecules analysis
  • Epidemiology, evolution and ecology of Enterococcus from different hosts (humans, animals, environment)
  • Genetic basis for transmission of antibiotic resistance; typing of emergent antibiotic resistance mechanisms