Rui Pereira
Name: Rui Pereira
E-mail: rpereira@ipatimup.pt
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Academic Degree: Doctor of philosophy


Rui Pereira
Rui Pereira
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Visiting Researcher of Population Genetics


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Rui Manuel Lebreiro Pereira
Ipatimup
Rua Dr. Roberto Frias, s/n
4200-465 Porto
Portugal
Phone: +351225570700
Fax: +351225570799
Email: rpereira@ipatimup.pt

Birth date: 16-06-1976
Nationality: Portuguese

Academic degrees:
Year: 2011
Degree: PhD
Final grade: Sobresaliente cum Laude (summa cum laude)
Degree granting institution: Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Doctoral Program: Forensic Sciences and Pathology
Thesis title: “Bridging the gap between SNPs and STRs: Insertion deletion polymorphisms in forensic genetics; principles and applications”
Supervisors: Ángel Carracedo and Leonor Gusmão

Year: 2007
Degree: MSc
Final grade: Muito Bom (Very Good)
Degree granting institution: Universidade do Porto
Master Program: Forensic Sciences
Thesis title: “X-Chromosomal markers: Genetic profile of the northern Portuguese population and forensic applications”
Supervisor: Leonor Gusmão

Year: 1999
Degree: BSc in Biology
Final grade: 16 (out of 20)
Degree granting institution: Universidade do Porto
School/College

Previous and current activity:

Post-doc research fellow (17-12-2011 to present)
@ Ipatimup

PhD student in Forensic Sciences and Pathology (01-1-2007 to 16-12-2011)
@ Ipatimup and Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

MSc student in Forensic Sciences (01-10-2003 to 31-10-2006)
@ Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto

Forensic Scientist (19-12-2000 to 31-12-2006)
@ Laboratory of Scientific Police, Portuguese Judiciary Police

PhD student in Biological Sciences (01-8-2000 to 18-12-2000)
@ Faculty de Sciences, University of Porto and University François Rabelais, Tours, France

Research technician (01-5-2000 to 31-7-2000)
@ Institute for Molecular and Cell Biology (IBMC - University do Porto)

Research technician (01-10-1999 to 30-4-2000)
@ Research Center in Diversity and Genetic Resources (CIBIO - University of Porto)

Highlights
Population and forensic genetics.
Genotyping and characterization of genetic markers (short tandem repeats, single nucleotide polymorphisms, insertion deletion polymorphisms). Developing of multiplex genotyping strategies comprising informative markers for human identification and ancestry inference studies.

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1. Pereira R, Alves C, Aler M, Amorim A, Arévalo C, Betancor E, Braganholi D, Bravo ML, Brito P, Builes JJ, Burgos G, Carvalho EF, Castillo A, Catanesi CI, Cicarelli RMB, Coufalova P, Dario P, D'Amato ME, Davison S, Ferragut J, Fondevila M, Furfuro S, García O, Gaviria A, Gomes I, González E, Gonzalez-Liñan A, Gross TE, Hernández A, Huang Q, Jiménez S, Jobim LF, López-Parra AM, Marino M, Marques S, Martínez-Cortés G, Masciovecchio V, Parra D, Penacino G, Pinheiro MF, Porto MJ, Posada Y, Restrepo C, Ribeiro T, Rubio L, Sala A, Santurtún A, Solís LS, Souto L, Streitemberger E, Torres A, Vilela-Lamego C, Yunis JJ, Yurrebaso I, Gusmão L
 
2. Pereira R, Phillips C, Pinto N, Santos C, Dos Santos SE, Amorim A, Carracedo A, Gusmão L
 PMID: 22272242.
 
3. Pereira R, Pereira V, Gomes I, Tomas C, Morling N, Amorim A, Prata MJ, Carracedo A, Gusmão L
A method for the analysis of 32 X chromosome insertion deletion polymorphisms in a single PCR. International journal of legal medicine 126: 97-105, 2012. [Article] 
 
4. Pereira R, Phillips C, Alves C, Amorim A, Carracedo A, Gusmão L
 
Genetic diversity of 10 X chromosome STRs in northern Portugal. International journal of legal medicine 121: 192-7, 2007. [Article] 
 
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1. Magalhaes MCA, Amorim A, Gusmao L, Gorostiza A, Gonzalez-Martin A, Pereira R
Autosomal indels distribution in Metropolitan Manila, Philippines Forensic science international. Genetics Supplement Series 5: E451-E453, 2015. [Article] 
 
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