Presently, several students are working in the lab:
-Ana Alexandre “Functional analysis of chaperone genes in rhizobia”. Post-Doc Researcher. FCT fellowship in course since April 2011.
-Ana Pašo "Evolution of symbiosis genes in rhizobia: chickpea mesorhizobia as case study". BI fellowship in the project PTDC/BIA-EVF/4158/2012 since July 2013.
-Antonio Capilla a visiting Erasmus student from the University of Seville (Spain).
-Clarisse Brígido "Interactions between different beneficial endophytic (rhizobial and non-rhizobial) bacteria in chickpea: mechanisms and applications". Post-Doc Researcher. FCT fellowship in course since April 2014.
-Fernando Eliziário "Analysis and overexpression of symbiosis genes from chickpea rhizobia". Master student since September 2013.
-Rodrigo Silva "Improvement of rhizobia strains by genetic transformation with symbiosis genes". PhD student since September 2013.