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Education/Academic qualification

Molecular Biology/Genetics, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

… → 1998

Plant Biotechnology and Molecular Biology, BS/MS, University of Lisbon

… → 1990

Research interests

  • Mechanism of massive coral bleaching
  • Reef-forming corals

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Luisa A Marcelino is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

bleaching Earth & Environmental Sciences
corals Agriculture & Biology
coral Earth & Environmental Sciences
Symbiodinium Agriculture & Biology
Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences
Point Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences
Capillary Electrophoresis Medicine & Life Sciences
light scattering Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 1993 2018

  • 1467 Citations
  • 23 Article
  • 3 Chapter
1 Citation (Scopus)
Symbiodinium
host specificity
bleaching
symbiont
heat tolerance
7 Citations (Scopus)

Physiological integration of coral colonies is correlated with bleaching resistance

Swain, T. D., Bold, E. C., Osborn, P. C., Baird, A. H., Westneat, M. W., Backman, V. & Marcelino, L. A., Jan 11 2018, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 586, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bleaching
corals
coral
polyp
Symbiodinium
1 Citation (Scopus)

Relating coral skeletal structures at different length scales to growth, light availability to symbiodinium, and thermal bleaching

Swain, T. D., Lax, S., Lake, N., Grooms, H., Backman, V. & Marcelino, L. A., Nov 27 2018, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 5, NOV, 450.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Symbiodinium
light availability
bleaching
Bleaching
light scattering
3 Citations (Scopus)

Bleaching response of coral species in the context of assemblage response

Swain, T. D., DuBois, E., Goldberg, S. J., Backman, V. & Marcelino, L. A., Jun 1 2017, In : Coral Reefs. 36, 2, p. 395-400 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bleaching
corals
coral
thermal stress
coral reefs
12 Citations (Scopus)
Symbiodinium
heat tolerance
ranking
symbiont
bleaching