​Laboratory of Fungal Ecology and Systematics

Mariana de Oliveira Barcoto

Undergraduate:

Biological Sciences (São Paulo State University, Rio Claro, Brazil), 2011-2015.

 

Master:

Applied Microbiology (UNESP - São Paulo State University, Rio Claro, Brazil), 2015-2017.

 

Research interest:

I am interested in highlight the function of the bacterial community present in Attine fungus gardens regarding  the ant-fungus symbiosis. Particularly, the main goal of my research is to compare the metabolic potential of the bacterial microbiome from two different fungiculture systems practiced by attine ants.

 

E-mail: m.barcoto@hotmail.com

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