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Pedro Miguel Martins de Almeida Melo

Pedro Melo graduated in Aquatic Sciences from the Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar (ICBAS-UP). He has a Master in Quality Control (Environment) from the Faculty of Pharmacy( FFUP-UP) and a PhD in Human Biology from the Faculty of Medicine (FMUP-UP). He worked as a FCT postdoc fellow in the area of neuronal aging at the Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology. Presently, Pedro Melo is an Invited Assistant at the Escola Superior de Saúde and an invited Adjunct Professor at Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto (IPP). He is a collaborator of the Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental, (CIIMAR-UP) where he is interested on the neurochemical changes and oxidative stress of vertebrate brain and retina after exposure to psychopharmaceuticals.