Contacts Centre for Environmental Biology


PhD student

CBA research group(s):

Evolutionary Genetics

Personal webpage

Team webpage

Isa Matos

Main Research Interests



Academic Qualifications


Relevant Publications:

Garcia T.I., Matos I., Shen Y., Pabuwal V., Coelho M.M., Wakamatsu Y., Schartl M. & Walter R.B. 2014. Novel Method for Analysis of Allele Specific Expression in Triploid Oryzias latipes Reveals Consistent Pattern of Allele Exclusion. PLoS ONE 9(6):e100250.

Collares-Pereira M.J., Matos I., Morgado-Santos M. & Coelho M.M. 2013. Natural Pathways towards Polyploidy in Animals: The Squalius alburnoides Fish Complex as a Model System to Study Genome Size and Genome Reorganization in Polyploids. Cytogenetic and Genome Research 140(2-4):97-116.

Matos I., Sucéna E., Machado M., Inácio A., Gardner R., Schartl M., Coelho M.M. 2011. Ploidy mosaicism and gene expression in the allopolyploid Squalius alburnoides. BMC Genetics 12(1):101.

Ongoing Projects:

PhD Thesis: Regulation of gene expression in triploid vertebrates; PhD.Supervisor: M. M. Coelho (Lisbon University)and Manfred Schartl (Würzburg University)