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PhD | Medical Communications | Medical Writing | Data Analysis | Design and Illustration

Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Services
Writing Journal article, Regulatory documents, Clinical trial documents, Educational content
Data science & analysis Simple data analysis, Complex data analysis, Data visualization
Research Secondary data compilation, Literature search
Work Experience

Researcher

Universidade do Minho Instituto de Investigação em Ciências da Vida e Saúde

December 2017 - Present

Genetics Technician and Consultant

Instituto de Patologia e Imunologia Molecular da Universidade do Porto

September 2011 - October 2016

Post-doctoral fellow

Instituto de Patologia e Imunologia Molecular da Universidade do Porto

February 2009 - October 2016

Education

PhD

Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências

October 2004 - January 2009

BSc Biology

Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências

September 1999 - September 2003

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Publications
JOURNAL ARTICLE
Goios, Ana, Rb-Silva, Rita, Kelly, Christine, Teixeira, Pedro, João, Cristina, Horta, Ana, Correia-Neves, Margarida(2019). Definition of Immunological Non-Response to Antiretroviral Therapy . JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. p. 1.
Goios, Ana(2019). 1000 words in 1 picture: How I combine art and science in medical illustrations. Medical Writing. 28. (1).
Toscanini, U., Gusmão, L., Álava Narváez, M.C., Álvarez, J.C., Baldassarri, L., Barbaro, A., Berardi, G., Betancor Hernández, E., Camargo, M., Carreras-Carbonell, J., et al.(2016). Analysis of uni and bi-parental markers in mixture samples: Lessons from the 22nd GHEP-ISFG Intercomparison Exercise . Forensic Science International: Genetics. 25. p. 63-72.
Toscanini, U., Gusmão, L., Álava Narváez, M.C., Álvarez, J.C., Baldassarri, L., Barbaro, A., Berardi, G., Betancor Hernández, E., Camargo, M., Carreras-Carbonell, J., et al.(2016). Analysis of uni and bi-parental markers in mixture samples: Lessons from the 22nd GHEP-ISFG Intercomparison Exercise . Forensic Science International: Genetics. 25. p. 63--72.
Almeida, Ana(2015). Portuguese mitochondrial DNA genetic diversity—An update and a phylogenetic revision . Forensic Science International: Genetics.
Marques, S.L., Goios, A., Rocha, A.M., Prata, M.J., Amorim, A., Gusmão, L., Alves, C., Alvarez, L.(2015). Portuguese mitochondrial DNA genetic diversity - An update and a phylogenetic revision . Forensic Science International: Genetics. 15. p. 27-32.
Xavier, C., Builes, J.J., Gomes, V., Ospino, J.M., Aquino, J., Parson, W., Amorim, A., Gusmão, L., Goios, A.(2015). Admixture and genetic diversity distribution patterns of non-recombining lineages of native american ancestry in colombian populations . PLoS ONE. 10. (3).
Magalhães, S., Marques, S.L., Alves, C., Amorim, A., Alvarez, L., Goios, A.(2015). Evaluation of heteroplasmy detection in the Ion Torrent PGM . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. 5. p. e13-e15.
Xavier, C., Builes, J.J., Gomes, V., Ospino, J.M., Aquino, J., Parson, W., Amorim, A., Gusmão, L., Goios, A.(2015). Admixture and genetic diversity distribution patterns of non-recombining lineages of native american ancestry in colombian populations . PLoS ONE. 10. (3).
Goios, Ana, Soares, Ines, Amorim, Antonio(2012). Sequence Comparison Alignment-Free Approach Based on Suffix Tree and L-Words Frequency . Scientific World Journal.
Soares, I., Goios, A., Amorim, A.(2012). Sequence comparison alignment-free approach based on suffix tree and L-words frequency . The Scientific World Journal. 2012.
Goios, Ana, Soares, Ines, Amorim, Antonio(2012). mtDNAoffice: A software to assign human mtDNA macro haplogroups through automated analysis of the protein coding region . Mitochondrion. 12. (6). p. 666-668.
Goios, Ana, Soares, Ines, Amorim, Antonio(2012). Sequence Comparison Alignment-Free Approach Based on Suffix Tree and L-Words Frequency . Scientific World Journal.
Soares, I., Amorim, A., Goios, A.(2011). A new algorithm for mtDNA sequence clustering . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. 3. (1).
Teixeira, J.C., Nogueiro, I., Goios, A., Gusmão, L., Amorim, A., Alvarez, L.(2011). Mitochondrial DNA-control region sequence variation in the NE Portuguese Jewish community . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. 3. (1).
Prieto, L., Zimmermann, B., Goios, A., Rodriguez-Monge, A., Paneto, G.G., Alves, C., Alonso, A., Fridman, C., Cardoso, S., Lima, G., et al.(2011). The GHEP-EMPOP collaboration on mtDNA population data - A new resource for forensic casework . Forensic Science International: Genetics. 5. (2). p. 146-151.
Goios, Ana, Mendizabal, Isabel, Valente, Cristina, Gusmao, Alfredo, Alves, Cintia, Gomes, Veronica, Parson, Walther, Calafell, Francesc, Alvarez, Luis, Amorim, Antonio, et al.(2011). Reconstructing the Indian Origin and Dispersal of the European Roma: A Maternal Genetic Perspective . Plos One. 6. (1).
Goios, Ana, Mendizabal, Isabel, Valente, Cristina, Gusmao, Alfredo, Alves, Cintia, Gomes, Veronica, Parson, Walther, Calafell, Francesc, Alvarez, Luis, Amorim, Antonio, et al.(2011). Reconstructing the Indian Origin and Dispersal of the European Roma: A Maternal Genetic Perspective . Plos One. 6. (1).
Mendizabal, I., Valente, C., Gusmão, A., Alves, C., Gomes, V., Goios, A., Parson, W., Calafell, F., Alvarez, L., Amorim, A., et al.(2011). Reconstructing the Indian origin and dispersal of the european Roma: A maternal genetic perspective . PLoS ONE. 6. (1).
Prieto, L., Zimmermann, B., Goios, A., Rodriguez-Monge, A., Paneto, G. G., Alves, C., Alonso, A., Fridman, C., Cardoso, S., Lima, G., et al.(2011). The GHEP-EMPOP collaboration on mtDNA population data-A new resource for forensic casework . Forensic Science International-Genetics. 5. (2). p. 146-151.
Prieto, L., Zimmermann, B., Goios, A., Rodriguez-Monge, A., Paneto, G.G., Alves, C., Alonso, A., Fridman, C., Cardoso, S., Lima, G., et al.(2011). The GHEP-EMPOP collaboration on mtDNA population data - A new resource for forensic casework . Forensic Science International: Genetics. 5. (2). p. 146--151.
Goios, Ana, Cherni, Lotfi, Fernandes, Veronica, Pereira, Joana B., Costa, Marta D., Frigi, Sabeh, Yacoubi-Loueslati, Besma, Ben Amor, Mohamed, Slama, Abdelhakim, Amorim, Antonio, et al.(2009). Post-Last Glacial Maximum Expansion From Iberia to North Africa Revealed by Fine Characterization of mtDNA H Haplogroup in Tunisia . American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 139. (2). p. 253--260.
Cherni, L., Fernandes, V., Pereira, J.B., Costa, M.D., Goios, A., Frigi, S., Yacoubi-Loueslati, B., Amor, M.B., Slama, A., Amorim, A., et al.(2009). Post-last glacial maximum expansion from Iberia to North Africa revealed by fine characterization of mtDNA H haplogroup in Tunisia . American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 139. (2). p. 253-260.
Goios, A., Carvalho, A., Amorim, A.(2009). Identifying NUMT contamination in mtDNA analyses . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. 2. (1). p. 278-280.
Goios, Ana, Cherni, Lotfi, Fernandes, Veronica, Pereira, Joana B., Costa, Marta D., Frigi, Sabeh, Yacoubi-Loueslati, Besma, Ben Amor, Mohamed, Slama, Abdelhakim, Amorim, Antonio, et al.(2009). Post-Last Glacial Maximum Expansion From Iberia to North Africa Revealed by Fine Characterization of mtDNA H Haplogroup in Tunisia . American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 139. (2). p. 253-260.
Goios, A., Prieto, L., Amorim, A., Pereira, L.(2008). Specificity of mtDNA-directed PCR - Influence of Nuclear mtDNA insertion (NUMT) contamination in routine samples and techniques . International Journal of Legal Medicine. 122. (4). p. 341--345.
Goios, A., Prieto, L., Amorim, A., Pereira, L.(2008). Specificity of mtDNA-directed PCR - Influence of Nuclear mtDNA insertion (NUMT) contamination in routine samples and techniques . International Journal of Legal Medicine. 122. (4). p. 341-345.
Goios, Ana, Prieto, Lourdes, Amorim, Antonio, Pereira, Luisa(2008). Specificity of mtDNA-directed PCR - influence of NUclear MTDNA insertion (NUMT) contamination in routine samples and techniques . International Journal of Legal Medicine. 122. (4). p. 341-345.
Goios, A., Gusmão, L., Rocha, A.M., Pereira, L., Bogue, M., Amorim, A.(2008). A SNaPshot multiplex typing strategy for mtDNA identification of mouse inbred strains . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. 1. (1). p. 596-597.
Goios, A., Gusmão, L., Rocha, A.M., Fonseca, A., Pereira, L., Bogue, M., Amorim, A.(2008). Identification of mouse inbred strains through mitochondrial DNA single-nucleotide extension . Electrophoresis. 29. (23). p. 4795-4802.
Goios, Ana, Gusmao, Leonor, Rocha, Ana Mafalda, Fonseca, Amelia, Pereira, Luisa, Bogue, Molly, Amorim, Antonio(2008). Identification of mouse inbred strains through mitochondrial DNA single-nucleotide extension . Electrophoresis. 29. (23). p. 4795--4802.
Goios, Ana, Gusmao, Leonor, Rocha, Ana Mafalda, Fonseca, Amelia, Pereira, Luisa, Bogue, Molly, Amorim, Antonio(2008). Identification of mouse inbred strains through mitochondrial DNA single-nucleotide extension . Electrophoresis. 29. (23). p. 4795-4802.
Goios, A., Pereira, L., Bogue, M., Macaulay, V., Amorim, A.(2007). mtDNA phylogeny and evolution of laboratory mouse strains . Genome Research. 17. (3). p. 293--298.
Goios, Ana, Pereira, Luisa, Bogue, Molly, Macaulay, Vincent, Amorim, Antonio(2007). mtDNA phylogeny and evolution of laboratory mouse strains . Genome Research. 17. (3). p. 293-298.
Goios, A., Pereira, L., Bogue, M., Macaulay, V., Amorim, A.(2007). mtDNA phylogeny and evolution of laboratory mouse strains . Genome Research. 17. (3). p. 293-298.
Pereira, L., Richards, M., Goios, A., Alonso, A., Albarrán, C., Garcia, O., Behar, D.M., Gölge, M., Hatina, J., Al-Gazali, L., et al.(2006). Evaluating the forensic informativeness of mtDNA haplogroup H sub-typing on a Eurasian scale . Forensic science international. 159. (1). p. 43-50.
Goios, Ana, Meirinhos, Jose, Rocha, Ricardo, Lopes, Ricardo, Amorim, Antonio, Pereira, Luisa(2006). RepeatAround: A software tool for finding and visualizing repeats in circular genomes and its application to a human mtDNA database . Mitochondrion. 6. (4). p. 218-224.
Pereira, L, Richards, M, Goios, A, Alonso, A, Albarran, C, Garcia, O, Behar, DM, Golge, M, Hatina, J, Al-Gazali, L, et al.(2006). Evaluating the forensic informativeness of mtDNA haplogroup H sub-typing on a Eurasian scale . Forensic Science International. 159. (1). p. 43--50.
Goios, A., Meirinhos, J., Rocha, R., Lopes, R., Amorim, A., Pereira, L., Goios, A., Meirinhos, J., Rocha, R., Lopes, R., et al.(2006). RepeatAround: A software tool for finding and visualizing repeats in circular genomes and its application to a human mtDNA database . Mitochondrion. 6. (4). p. 218-224.
Pereira, L, Richards, M, Goios, A, Alonso, A, Albarran, C, Garcia, O, Behar, DM, Golge, M, Hatina, J, Al-Gazali, L, et al.(2006). Evaluating the forensic informativeness of mtDNA haplogroup H sub-typing on a Eurasian scale . Forensic Science International. 159. (1). p. 43-50.
Goios, A., Meirinhos, J., Rocha, R., Lopes, R., Amorim, A., Pereira, L.(2006). RepeatAround: A software tool for finding and visualizing repeats in circular genomes and its application to a human mtDNA database . Mitochondrion. 6. (4). p. 218--224.
Goios, A, Nogueira, C, Pereira, C, Vilarinho, L, Amorim, A, Pereira, L(2005). mtDNA single macrodeletions associated with myopathies: Absence of haplogroup-related increased risk . Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease. 28. (5). p. 769-778.
Cherni, L., Pereira, L., Goios, A., Loueslati, B.Y., El Khil, H.K., Gomes, I., Gusmão, L., Alves, C., Slama, A., Amorim, A., et al.(2005). Y-chromosomal STR haplotypes in three ethnic groups and one cosmopolitan population from Tunisia . Forensic Science International. 152. (1). p. 95--99.
Cherni, L., Pereira, L., Goios, A., Loueslati, B.Y., El Khil, H.K., Gomes, I., Gusmão, L., Alves, C., Slama, A., Amorim, A., et al.(2005). Y-chromosomal STR haplotypes in three ethnic groups and one cosmopolitan population from Tunisia . Forensic Science International. 152. (1). p. 95-99.
Pereira, L., Gonçalves, J., Goios, A., Rocha, T., Amorim, A.(2005). Human mtDNA haplogroups and reduced male fertility: Real association or hidden population substructuring . International Journal of Andrology. 28. (4). p. 241-247.
Pereira, L, Richards, M, Goios, A, Alonso, A, Albarran, C, Garcia, O, Behar, DM, Golge, M, Hatina, J, Al-Gazali, L, et al.(2005). High-resolution mtDNA evidence for the late-glacial resettlement of Europe from an Iberian refugium . Genome Research. 15. (1). p. 19-24.
Goios, A., Nogueira, C., Pereira, C., Vilarinho, L., Amorim, A., Pereira, L.(2005). mtDNA single macrodeletions associated with myopathies: Absence of haplogroup-related increased risk . Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease. 28. (5). p. 769-778.
Pereira, L., Gonçalves, J., Goios, A., Rocha, T., Amorim, A.(2005). Human mtDNA haplogroups and reduced male fertility: Real association or hidden population substructuring . International Journal of Andrology. 28. (4). p. 241--247.
Pereira, L, Goncalves, J, Goios, A, Rocha, T, Amorim, A(2005). Human mtDNA haplogroups and reduced male fertility: real association or hidden population substructuring . International Journal of Andrology. 28. (4). p. 241-247.
Cherni, L, Pereira, L, Goios, A, Loueslati, BY, el Khil, HK, Gomes, I, Gusmao, L, Alves, C, Slama, A, Amorim, A, et al.(2005). Y-chromosomal STR haplotypes in three ethnic groups and one cosmopolitan population from Tunisia . Forensic Science International. 152. (1). p. 95-99.
Pereira, L., Richards, M., Goios, A., Alonso, A., Albarrán, C., Garcia, O., Behar, D.M., Gölge, M., Hatina, J., Al-Gazali, L., et al.(2005). High-resolution mtDNA evidence for the late-glacial resettlement of Europe from an Iberian refugium . Genome Research. 15. (1). p. 19-24.
Goios, A, Nogueira, C, Pereira, C, Vilarinho, L, Amorim, A, Pereira, L(2005). mtDNA single macrodeletions associated with myopathies: Absence of haplogroup-related increased risk . Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease. 28. (5). p. 769--778.
Pereira, L., Richards, M., Goios, A., Alonso, A., Albarrán, C., Garcia, O., Behar, D.M., Gölge, M., Hatina, J., Al-Gazali, L., et al.(2005). High-resolution mtDNA evidence for the late-glacial resettlement of Europe from an Iberian refugium . Genome Research. 15. (1). p. 19--24.
Pereira, L, Goios, A, Nogueira, C, Pereira, C, Vilarinho, L, Amorim, A(2004). Directly repeated motifs occur more often than expected in mtDNA. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta-Bioenergetics. 1657. p. 89.
Goios, A, Pereira, L, Nogueira, C, Pereira, C, Vilarinho, L, Amorim, A(2004). MtDNA in myopathies: absence of a preferential haplotypic background for deletions and a search for inversions. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta-Bioenergetics. 1657. p. 25-26.
Admixture and genetic diversity distribution patterns of non-recombining lineages of Native American ancestry in Colombian populations. PLOS One (in press).
CONFERENCE POSTER
Goios, Ana, Lopes, Margarida, Freitas, E., Oliveira, J., Costa, A. S., Varanda, S., Carneiro, G., Rodrigues, Margarida(2018). Impact of change in antiparkinsonian medication of hospitalized Parkinson’s disease patients in clinical outcome. 4th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology.
Almeida, Ana(2014). Detailed phylogeny of Portuguese mitochondrial genomes belonging to the pre-Neolithic U4 and U5 haplogroups. 16th Portugaliæ Genetica.
Almeida, Ana(2014). Analysis of modern mtDNA lineages in Portugal associated with Mesolithic hunter-gatherers. Cell Symposium: Evolution of Modern Humans - From Bones to Genomes.
Goios, Ana, Xavier, C., Builes, J.J., Gomes, V., Ospino, J.M., Amorim, A., Gusmão, L.(2012). Insights into South-American colonization through mtDNA analysis in native Colombian populations. DNA in forensics: Exploring the phylogenies.
Almeida, Ana(2011). A new algorithm for mtDNA sequence clustering. 24th Congress of the International Society for Forensic Genetics.
Almeida, Ana(2011). Mitochondrial DNA-control region sequence variation in the NE Portuguese Jewish community. 24th Congress of the International Society for Forensic Genetics.
Almeida, Ana(2009). Identifying NUMT contamination in mtDNA analyses. 23rd Congress of the International Society for Forensic Genetics.
CONFERENCE PAPER
Magalhães, S., Marques, S.L., Alves, C., Amorim, A., Alvarez, L., Goios, A.(2015). Evaluation of heteroplasmy detection in the Ion Torrent PGM . e13--e15
Soares, I., Amorim, A., Goios, A.(2011). A new algorithm for mtDNA sequence clustering . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series.
Teixeira, J.C., Nogueiro, I., Goios, A., Gusmão, L., Amorim, A., Alvarez, L.(2011). Mitochondrial DNA-control region sequence variation in the NE Portuguese Jewish community . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series.
Goios, A., Carvalho, A., Amorim, A.(2009). Identifying NUMT contamination in mtDNA analyses . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. p. 278--280.
Goios, A., Gusmão, L., Rocha, A.M., Pereira, L., Bogue, M., Amorim, A.(2007). A SNaPshot multiplex typing strategy for mtDNA identification of mouse inbred strains . Forensic Science International: Genetics Supplement Series. p. 596--597.
Pereira, L., Goios, A., Amorim, A.(2006). Sampling efficiency for Amerindian female lineages .
BOOK CHAPTER
Goios, A., Alvarez, L.(2013). Mitochondrial Genetics/Evolution . Brenner's Encyclopedia of Genetics. p. 439--440. Elsevier
BOOK
Pereira, L., Goios, A., Amorim, A.(2006). Sampling efficiency for Amerindian female lineages . International Congress Series. 1288. p. 322-324.
Pereira, L., Morales, A.C., Goios, A., Duarte, R., Rodrigues, C., Endicott, P., Alonso, A., Martin, P., Torres, C., Amorim, A.(2006). The Islamization of Iberian Peninsula: A demographic shift or a cultural change? Search for an answer using extant and ancient DNA from Mértola (Southeast Portugal) . International Congress Series. 1288. p. 828-830.
Goios, A., Amorim, A., Pereira, L.(2006). Mitochondrial DNA pseudogenes in the nuclear genome as possible sources of contamination . International Congress Series. 1288. p. 697-699.