João Miguel Sotto Maior Faria Carneiro

João Carneiro (h-index of 10; total number of publications of 24) is specialized in population genetic studies, genetic databases, and programming languages (e.g. Python, Perl) applied to the study of biological processes. He finished his PhD thesis in Biology at University of Porto and IPATIMUP in 2013. His thesis was related with molecular dynamics simulations of non-B DNA conformations. João Carneiro has received a 2014 FCT postdoctoral fellowship to study the influence of non-B DNA conformations in mtDNA rearrangements at CIIMAR.