AL 12 - Evaluation of Environmental Risks
Laboratory Activities - PlantStress Biotech INCT
Organize, maintain and share an in vivo bank of the innovation assets obtained in the project shared by INCT members.
Carmen S. Soares Pires
Dr. Carmen is undergraduated in Biology from the Federal University of Viçosa (1984), holds a master's degree in Entomology from the same university and a Ph.D in Biology fomr the Northern Arizona University (1998). She has been a researcher at Embrapa Genetic Resources and Biotechnology since 1989. She has experience in Ecology, with amphasis on Insect Ecology, working mainly o the following topics: population dynamics, plant-insect pest-natural enemies interaction, conservative biological control and pollination in agroecosystems. Since 2003, she has been involved in environmental risk analysis projects of stressors on non-target organisms (predatory insects, pollinators and non-target herbivores).