João Rainha

PhD Student


  • 2017: Master Program on Bioengineering, Universidade do Minho
  • Since 2019: Stepwise optimization of curcumin biosynthesis in "Saccharomyces cerevisiae" using synthetic biology approaches
  • 2018 - 2019: Design and construction of a Zymomonas mobilis strain able to produce fructooligosaccharides
  • 2016 - 2017: Production of curcumin from ferulic acid by an engineered Saccharomyces