Filipe Pereira
Name: Filipe Pereira
Academic Degree: PhD

Filipe Pereira
Filipe Pereira
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External Researcher of Population Genetics

Short CV
Research experience
2009 - : Post doc. Ipatimup.
2004 - 2008: PhD in Genetics, Faculty of Science, University of Porto
1999 - 2003: BSc in Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto

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Evolution and organization of mitochondrial DNA
Development of molecular tools for species identification
Origin and spread of domestic goats and sheep

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First Author
1. Pereira F, Duarte-Pereira S, Silva RM, da Costa LT, Pereira-Castro I
 doi: 10.1038/srep38383 PMID: 27929068.
2. Gonçalves J, Marks CA, Obendorf D, Amorim A, Pereira F
Reply to Sarre et al. "Defining specificity in DNA detection of wildlife". Forensic science international. Genetics 16: e1-2, 2015. [Letter] 
3. Damas J, Carneiro J, Amorim A, Pereira F
MitoBreak: the mitochondrial DNA breakpoints database. Nucleic acids research 42: D1261-8, 2014. [Article] 
 doi: 10.1093/nar/gkt982 PMID: 24170808.
4. Pereira F, Moreira C, Fonseca L, van Asch B, Mota M, Abrantes I, Amorim A
5. Pereira F, Carneiro J, Matthiesen R, van Asch B, Pinto N, Gusmão L, Amorim A
Identification of species by multiplex analysis of variable-length sequences. Nucleic acids research 38: e203, 2010. [Article] 
 doi: 10.1093/nar/gkq865 PMID: 20923781.
6. Pereira F, Queirós S, Gusmão L, Nijman IJ, Cuppen E, Lenstra JA, Consortium E, Davis SJ, Nejmeddine F, Amorim A
7. Pereira F, Soares P, Carneiro J, Pereira L, Richards MB, Samuels DC, Amorim A
8. Pereira F, Carneiro J, Soares P, Maciel S, Nejmeddine F, Lenstra JA, Gusmão L, Amorim A
9. Pereira F, Carneiro J, Amorim A
Identification of species with DNA-based technology: current progress and challenges. Recent patents on DNA & gene sequences 2: 187-99, 2008. [] 
 PMID: 19075956.
10. Pereira F, Davis SJ, Pereira L, McEvoy B, Bradley DG, Amorim A
Genetic signatures of a Mediterranean influence in Iberian Peninsula sheep husbandry. Molecular biology and evolution 23: 1420-6, 2006. [Article] 
11. Pereira F, Pereira L, Van Asch B, Bradley DG, Amorim A
Senior Author
1. Monteiro J, Pratas D, Videira A, Pereira F
Revisiting the Neurospora crassa mitochondrial genome. Letters in applied microbiology 73: 495-505, 2021. [Article] 
 doi: 10.1111/lam.13538 PMID: 34265094.
2. Moreira F, Arenas M, Videira A, Pereira F
Molecular Evolution of DNA Topoisomerase III Beta (TOP3B) in Metazoa. Journal of molecular evolution 89: 384-395, 2021. [Article] 
3. Damas J, Samuels DC, Carneiro J, Amorim A, Pereira F
 doi: 10.1002/humu.22452 PMID: 24115352.
4. Gonçalves J, Marks CA, Obendorf D, Amorim A, Pereira F
5. Moreira C, van Asch B, Fonseca L, Pereira-Castro I, Silva R, Azevedo L, Mota M, Abrantes I, Amorim A, Pereira F
6. Damas J, Carneiro J, Gonçalves J, Stewart JB, Samuels DC, Amorim A, Pereira F
Mitochondrial DNA deletions are associated with non-B DNA conformations. Nucleic acids research 40: 7606-21, 2012. [Article] 
 doi: 10.1093/nar/gks500 PMID: 22661583.
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