TERESA BAPTISTA Muxima October 10, 2023



Dr. Teresa Baptista is a professor at Polytechnic of Leiria since 2007.

She has been teaching multiple courses focused on Aquaculture, Fish Diseases, and Animal Welfare and leads the Aquatic Animal Facility at MARE – Polytechnic of Leiria.

Hers research interests focus on Fish Diseases, Fish Pathology, and Fish immunology. Some of hers most important contributions include Early Immune Modulation in European Seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax) Juveniles in Response to Betanodavirus Infection and Modulatory effect of Gracilaria gracilis on European seabass gut microbiota community and its  functionality. Currently, she leads in a series of projects including Be4AquaHealth and participates in Cure4Aqua aiming  (Pathologies of farmed fish in Portugal.  Molecular biology tools to detect and health biomarkers) and [prevent diseases in farmed fish and improve fish health stress and welfare], respectively.

Email: teresa.baptista@ipleiria.pt

ORCID: 0000-0003-1168-7461
Ciencia ID: A61F-25C1-034A
SCOPUS: 55903515600