Joana Isabel de Castro Serrão

Joana Serrão has a degree in Biology and MSc in Aquatic Biological Resources, both accomplished at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto. She worked mostly in the field of fish health and welfare, having experience in systems maintenance and diagnose of fish diseases. Currently working on the project "MicroPlasTox - Microplastics in the marine environment: estimation and assessment of their ecotoxicological effects", her research is mainly focused in microplastic-related toxicity in aquatic environments particularly in species with economic and public health impact.