María García Portela

Phd student


  • Predoctoral grant MINECO (BES-2014-067832).
  • Projects: DINOMA (CGL2013-48861-R), MARBioFEED (ERANET Marine Biotechnology, PCIN-2015-252).
  • PhD title: “Comparative ecophysiology of two mixotrophic species of Dinophysis producers of lipophilic toxins”.
  • Publications:
    • García-Portela, M., Reguera, B., Sibat, M., Altenburger, A., Rodríguez, F., & Hess, P. Metabolomic Profiles of Dinophysis acuminata and Dinophysis acuta. Using Non-Targeted High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry: Effect of Nutritional Status and Prey (2018). Marine Drugs, 16(5) 143.
    • García‐Portela, M., Riobó, P., & Rodríguez, F. (2017). Morphological and molecular study of the cyanobiont‐bearing dinoflagellate Sinophysis canaliculata from the Canary Islands (eastern central Atlantic). Journal of phycology, 53(2), 446-450.
    • García-Portela, M., Riobó, P., Franco, J. M., Bañuelos, R. M., & Rodríguez, F. (2016). Genetic and toxinological characterization of North Atlantic strains of the dinoflagellate Ostreopsis and allelopathic interactions with toxic and non-toxic species from the genera Prorocentrum, Coolia and Gambierdiscus. Harmful algae, 60, 57-69.