Marisa P. Sarria

Research Fellow
Water Quality 

M. P. Sarria joined the International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory in 2015 as a Marie Curie COFUND Research Fellow, integrating the Life Sciences department. Her investigation focus in the areas of (Eco)Nanotoxicology and Marine Nanotechnology. At INL, she is currently co-responsible of the (Eco)NanoTox and Biocentral laboratories.

Marisa P. Sarria had her graduation at University of Minho (Braga, Portugal) in 2005. For the excellence of her academic path, she was granted three merit awards. In 2006, she had a post-graduation in Hydrobiology at University of Porto and worked as a technical researcher at CIIMAR (Porto, Portugal). In 2011 she was awarded distinction a PhD degree in Biology – Marine Sciences, at University of Porto. From 2012-2014, she was a post-doctoral researcher at University of Minho, collaborating in the large-scale European project NANOFOL, committed to developing nanobiodevices for integrated theranostic targeting human diseases. At CBMA (University of Minho) she was co-responsible for the establishment of a zebrafish facility. Marisa P. Sarria authored 14 publications and co-editor a book focused on nanotoxicity. She co-supervised several Bsc projects, MSc thesis and doctoral lab rotation programs.

Selected Publications