Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa

Raquel Sabino

Raquel Sabino



Academic degrees

  • Degree in Microbioloy and Genetics, PhD. in Biology

Work experience

  • Clinical and Environmental Mycology


  • Postdoctoral fellow at National Health Institute Dr. Ricardo Jorge

Main issues of interest

  • Epidemiology of invasive fungal infections, namely caused by Candida sp. and Aspergillus sp. and the management of those infections (diagnosis and antifungal resistance);
  • Infection control of nosocomial fungal infections and detection of environmental fungal species with potential health risks effects;
  • Epidemiology of environmental fungi and its relationship with health problems related with professional exposure to them;
  • Molecular identification and typing of Candida and Aspergillus