Carlos José Correia de Azevedo

Carlos José Correia de Azevedo is a Full Professor of Cell Biology of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS/UP) of the University of Porto, Portugal. After stages in “Centre de Microscopie Élèctronique de l’Université de Lausanne”, Switzerland and in Laboratory of Histology of Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, obtained the Ph. D. degree in Cell Biology (Specialization: Physiology and Cell Ultrastructure) (1976) by the University of Porto. His bibliography includes some book chapters and over of 180 original articles published in the indexed journals (ISI) in which described about 70 new species of microparasites, some genera and families belonging to the reported phyla.