Paulo Ricardo Santos Pontes da Nova

Centre for Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry (CBQF)

Paulo Ricardo Santos Pontes da Nova

pnova@ucp.pt

Paulo Nova has a degree in Nutritional Sciences and a Master's in Biotechnology from the Higher School of Biotechnology of the Catholic University of Portugal. He currently works as an Assistant Researcher at the Higher School of Biotechnology of the Portuguese University in the Valormar Project: Integral Enhancement of Marine Resources. Its area of activity focuses on the enhancement of marine resources (algae, microalgae, halophytes and fish), through the chemical characterization of the nutritional and bioactive potential of these raw marine resources and their incorporation into new food and nutraceutical products.

 

 

Publications

Nova, P., Pimenta-martins, A., Silva, J.L., Machado, A., Gomes, A.M., Freitas, A.C., 2020. Health benefits and bioavailability of marine resources components that contribute to health – what ’s new? Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 0, 1–13. https://doi.org/10.1080/10408398.2019.1704681

Nova, P., Martins, A.P., Teixeira, C., Abreu, H., Silva, J.G., Silva, A.M., Freitas, A.C., Gomes, A.M., 2020. Foods with microalgae and seaweeds fostering consumers health: a review on scientific and market innovations. J Appl Phycol 14. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1007/s10811-020-02129-w

Nova, P., Calheiros, C.S.C., Silva, M., 2020. Glyphosate in Portuguese Adults – A Pilot Study. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 80, 103462. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.etap.2020.103462

Nova, P., Pinto, E., Chaves, B., Silva, M., 2020. Urban organic community gardening to promote environmental sustainability practices and increase fruit, vegetables and organic food consumption. Gac Sanit 34, 4–9. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaceta.2018.09.001

Researcher Center

Centre for Biotechnology and Fine Chemistry (CBQF)

Role

MsC student

Academic CV