Yasmin Soares de Lima

Profile photo of Yasmin Soares de LimaYasmin Soares de Lima is currently carrying out pre-doctoral research at Institut d’Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS), Spain.

In 2014 she obtained a Biological Sciences Bachelor Diploma in University of Brasília (Brazil); in 2017 a Master Diploma in Animal Biology with focus on Human Genetics by the same university

In 2018 she gained an INPhINIT “la Caixa”/Marie Skłodowska-Curie Doctoral Fellowship to incorporate in the genetic predisposition to gastrointestinal cancer group, under the supervision of Dr Sergi Castellví-Bel. Her studies focus on the genetic predisposition to serrated polyposis syndrome (SPS), applying next-generation sequencing data analysis and functional studies of candidate variants and genes to SPS using CRISPR/Cas9 technology.