Cláudia
Barata Antunes
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DP_AEM student
Centro de Biologia Molecular e Ambiental (CBMA)
Doctoral Program in Molecular and Environmental Biology (CBMA)
2017-2021
Sandra Paiva
Cláudia
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Phd Thesis

"Regulation of plasma membrane copper and nutrient transporters in yeast"


Other information:
- PhD Fellowship: PD/BD/135208/2017

- University: University of Minho| PhD program on Molecular and Environmental Biology

- External Advisor of the Accompanying Thesis Committee (ATC): Dr. Christos Gournas, Research Associate at the Institute of Biosciences and Applications of NCSR “Demokritos”

Publication and Meetings

2021:

Barata-Antunes C, Alves R, Talaia G, Casal M, Gerós H, Mans R & Paiva S (2021) Endocytosis of nutrient transporters in fungi: The ART of connecting signaling and trafficking. Comput Struct Biotechnol J 19, 1713–1737.

2020:

Alves R, Barata-Antunes C, Casal M, Brown AJP, van Dijck P & Paiva S (2020) Adapting to survive: How Candida overcomes host-imposed constraints during human colonization. PLoS Pathog 16, 1–24.

2020:

Gómez-Varela AI, Stamov DR, Miranda A, Alves R, Barata-Antunes C, Dambournet D, Drubin DG, Paiva S & De Beule PAA (2020) Simultaneous co-localized super-resolution fluorescence microscopy and atomic force microscopy: combined SIM and AFM platform for the life sciences. Sci Rep 10, 1–10.

2019:

Rosana Alves*, Cláudia Barata-Antunes*, Gabriel Talaia, Sandra Paiva. “Metabolismo do intestino e sua regulação". In: Bioquímica Fisiológica: Integração do Metabolismo na Especialização dos Órgãos. Fardilha M, Oliveira P & Ferreira R (Ed). Edições Afrontamento (2019). ISBN: 978-972-36-1808-2.

*both authors contributed equally

2017:

Talaia G, Gournas C, Saliba E, Barata-Antunes C, Casal M, André B, Diallinas G & Paiva S (2017) The ?-Arrestin Bul1p Mediates Lactate Transporter Endocytosis in Response to Alkalinization and Distinct Physiological Signals. J Mol Biol 429, 3678–3695.

- 7th Workshop of the Doctoral Program in Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2018 (Braga, Portugal).

- 3rd JOINT BIOTECnico AND AEM PhD PROGRAMS WORKSHOP, 2018 (Lisbon, Portugal).

- 2nd Joint Workshop of the PhD Programs in Applied and Environmental Microbiology (DP_AEM) and Molecular and Environmental Biology (PDBMA) at University of Minho, 2017 (Braga, Portugal).

Communications in International Conferences, Meetings and Workshops:

1.     Barata-Antunes C, Talaia G, Ribas D, De Beule PAA, Casal M, Diallinas G, Paiva S. Role of cytosolic termini in lactate transporter endocytosis. EMBO Workshop - Proteostasis: From organelles to organisms. November 15-19; 2019; Ericeira, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

2.     Talaia G, Barata-Antunes C, Ribas D, De Beule PAA, Casal M, Diallinas G, Paiva S. An emerging role of cytosolic termini of fungal nutrient transporters in function and regulated trafficking. 7th Conference on Physiology of Yeasts & Filamentous Fungi. June 24-27, 2019; Milan, Italy. (Poster Presentation)

3.     Barata-Antunes C, Fernandes AM, Stähli D, Alves R, Paiva S, De Beule PAA. Quantification of the ratio of trimerization of copper transporter proteins in cell membranes using Number and Brightness analysis. XXI Annual Linz Winter Workshop. February 1-4, 2019; Linz, Austria. (Poster Presentation)

4.     Barata-Antunes C,  Alves R, Stähli D, Fernandes AM, Miranda A, Paiva S, De Beule PAA. Study of the Human Ctr1 Intracellular Trafficking using Combined Nanoimaging Techniques. Workshop on Combined Microscopy. November 8-9, 2018; Braga, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

5.     Talaia G, Gournas C, Saliba E, Barata-Antunes C, Casal M, André B, Diallinas G, Paiva S. Signals and Mechanisms of endocytosis of eukaryotic lactate transporters. SMYTE36, September 6-9 ; 2018; Martina Franca, Italy. (Oral comunication)

6.     Barata-Antunes C,  Alves R, Figueiredo AB, Fernandes AM, Talaia G, Martins V, Gerós H, De Beule PAA and Paiva S. Functional analysis of the Human Copper Transporters using yeast as a host. SMETS2 - 2nd Small Meeting on Endocytic Trafficking and Signaling. July 10-12, 2018; Braga, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

7.     Stähli D, Fernandes AM, Barata-Antunes C, Alves R, Paiva S, De Beule PAA. Investigation of human copper transporter proteins pore formation through number and brightness analysis. SMETS2 - 2nd Small Meeting on Endocytic Trafficking and Signaling. July 10-12; 2018; Braga, Portugal. (Poster Presentation). 

8.   Talaia G, Gournas C, Saliba E, Barata-Antunes C, Casal M, André B, Diallinas G, Paiva S. Insights on signal-elicited endocytosis of yeast lactate transporters. 1st Meeting on Vesicular Biology (MVB). February 16-17; 2018; Coimbra, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

 

Communications in National Conferences, Meetings and Workshops:

1.     Renduli? T, Barbosa A, Pereira C, Barata-Antunes C, Mendes F, Pereira H, Ferreira JC, Marques MJ, Teixeira M, Silva P, Alves R, Johansson B, Casal M, Sousa MJ, Paiva S. Yeast as a Biotechnological factory. 7º Congresso da Rede de Comunicação de Ciência e Tecnologia de Portugal – SciComPT. 30-31 May; 2019; Aveiro, Portugal. (Poster Communication)

2.     Barata-Antunes C, Talaia G, Ribas D, De Beule PAA, Casal M, Diallinas G, Paiva S. Cytosolic termini of Jen1 lactate transporter are crucial for function, regulation and trafficking. V Symposium of the Doctoral Program on Molecular and Environmental Biology. October 10; 2019; University of Minho, Braga, Portugal. (Oral Presentation)

3.     Barata-Antunes C, Talaia G, Ribas D, De Beule PAA, Casal M, Diallinas G, Paiva S. The importance of the cytosolic termini of Jen1 lactate transporter for function, regulation and trafficking. Microbiotec’19 - Congress of Microbiology and Biotechnology. December 5-7; 2019; University of Coimbra, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

4.     Barata-Antunes C, Talaia G, Ribas D, De Beule PAA, Casal M, Diallinas G, Paiva S. Role of cytosolic termini in lactate transporter endocytosis. EMBO Workshop - Proteostasis: From organelles to organisms. November 15-19; 2019; Ericeira, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

5.     Barata-Antunes C,  Alves R, Figueiredo AB, Fernandes AM, Talaia G, Martins V, Gerós H, De Beule PAA and Paiva S. Functional characterization of the Human Copper Transporters hCTR1 and hCTR2 in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. XXI Jornadas de Biologia de Leveduras: "Professor Nicolau van Uden". June 8-9, 2018; Braga, Portugal. (Oral Communication)

6.     Talaia G, Gournas C, Saliba E, Barata-Antunes C, Casal M, André B, Diallinas G, Paiva S. Signals and mechanisms of endocytosis of eukaryotic lactate transporters. Microbiotec17. December 7-9, 2017; Porto, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

7.     Barata-Antunes C,  Figueiredo AB, Talaia G,  Alves R,  Martins V, Gerós H and Paiva S. Study of the human Copper Transporters hCtr1 and hCtr2 using a yeast host. Microbiotec17. December 7-9, 2017; Porto, Portugal. (Poster Presentation)

8.     Barata-Antunes C, Talaia G, Alves R, Martins V, Gerós H, Paiva S (2017) Heterologous expression of the Human Copper Transporters hCTR1 and hCTR2 in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. I Symposium of Applied Biochemistry, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal, May, 2017. (Poster Presentation)

9.     Barata-Antunes C, Talaia G, Alves R, Martins V, Gerós H, Paiva S. Heterologous expression of the Human Copper Transporters hCTR1 and hCTR2 in yeast for endocytic trafficking analysis. XIX National Congress of Biochemistry, University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal, December 2016. (Poster Presentation)

Organizational skills                                                                         

2018-2021:

Member of the Organizing Committee of the Pint of Science festival (Braga, Portugal).

Link: https://pintofsciencept.wixsite.com/2020/copy-of-edicao-2020

2019:

Collaborator of the European Researchers' Night (Braga, Portugal).

2019:

Member of the Organizing Committee of the 1st workshop on Quantitative Microscopy for Studying Membrane Dynamics (INL, Braga, Portugal).

 

Link: https://uminho18.wixsite.com/1stworkshopqm

2019:

Member of the Organizing Committee of the Advanced Course on Protein Degradation and Trafficking in Health and Disease (4th edition) (Braga, Portugal).

2018:

Collaborator of the European Researchers' Night (Braga, Portugal).

2018:

Member of the Organizing Committee of the 1° Encontro de Ciência Maria Alves Paiva” (Chaves, Portugal).

 

Link: https://uminho18.wixsite.com/encontrociencia

2018:

Member of the Organizing Committee of the 2nd Small Meeting on Endocytic Trafficking and Signaling at University of Minho (Braga, Portugal).

 

Link: https://uminho18.wixsite.com/smets2

Training

 

Hands-on Winter School “Advances in Single-Molecule Research for Biology & Nanoscience”, January 29 - January 31, 2019; Linz, Austria.

Advances in microbial genomics and bioinformatics at University of Minho, 2019 (Braga, Portugal).

Oxidative stress and Antioxidants at University of Minho, 2019 (Braga, Portugal).

 Protein Degradation and Trafficking in Health and Disease (3rd Edition) at University of Minho, 2018 (Braga, Portugal).

Professional training on Radiologic Protection at University of Minho, 2020 (Braga, Portugal).

 

Transferable Skills, by Dr. Cátia Marques at IB-S in 26 Sept 2018, Braga, Portugal

 

Communication Skills (course level 1), March 9, 16, 26-April 9, 2018, FCUP, Porto.

Awards

FEBS Short-Term Fellowship to support the visit at TU Delft, Netherlands (September 1 to November 1, 2021)