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Marco Cruz
PhD Student
Marco Cruz graduated in Biochemistry and holds a Master degree in Medicinal Chemistry from University of Minho. During master thesis, he was involved in projects regarding the development of new active compounds against infectious diseases and the identification of functional relationships between genes and organic compounds to identify the action mechanisms, through a chemical genomic screen. In the final of master thesis, Marco joined to a research group at University of Aveiro and participated in a project that have the main goal the valorisation of apple juice by-products. Actually, he is a PhD student at Chromosome Instability & Dynamics group.