Rita Gaspar Fonseca

Position:
PhD Candidate
Email address:
ritagf92@gmail.com
Academic background:
  • Master Degree in Biomedical Materials and Devices – Department of Materials and Ceramics Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal (2016)

Publications:
Research articles:
Rodrigues T, Matafome P, Sereno J, Almeida J, Castelhano J, Gamas L, Neves C, Gonçalves S, carvalho C, Arslanagic A, Wilcken E, Fonseca R, Simões I, Conde SV, Castelo-Branco M, Seiça R. “Methylglyoxal-induced glycation changes adipose tissue vascular architecture, flow and expansion, leading to insulin resistance” (2017), Scientifc Reports – Nature, 7, 1698. DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-01730-3.
Oral communications:
Fonseca R, Laranjo M, Ferreira JMF, Botelho MF. Cellular interations of bone grafts based on calcium phosphates. 5th IEEE Portuguese BioEngineering Meeting, 16-18 February 2016, Coimbra, Portugal (presented by Fonseca R).
Posters:
Fonseca R, Beltram J, Mrak Vesna, Horvat S, Pirman Tatjana. Protein digestibility and bioavailability of the F2 homozygous crossing line of the congenic mice for the lean locus Fob3b2, fed by high fat diet. 2nd Congress of the Slovenian Society for Laboratory Animals, 18-20 June 2014, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Fonseca R, Beltram J, Mrak Vesna, Horvat S, Pirman Tatjana. Protein digestibility and bioavailability of the F2 homozygous crossing line of the congenic mice for the lean locus Fob3b2, fed by high fat diet. IX Portuguese Evolutionary Biology Meeting. Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, 20th December 2013, Lisboa, Portugal.