Marta Laranjo

Universidade de Évora

Marta Laranjo, PhD, is a Researcher at Instituto de Ciências Agrárias e Ambientais Mediterrânicas (ICAAM), Universidade de Évora, Portugal. Specialised in microbiology and molecular biology, her main interests include food microbiology, with a special emphasis on starter cultures and the dynamics of the food microbiota, and soil microbiology, particularly molecular phylogeny and biology of symbiotic nitrogen-fixing and plant-associated bacteria. With an h-index of 14, she has published 34 papers in international peer-review journals, and 8 book chapters.