Institute of Chemistry for Life and Health Sciences
Laboratory for Inorganic Chemical Biology
+33 1 44 27 56 04
Francisca was born in Porto, Portugal. She came to Paris after finishing high school in Portugal. In Paris, she obtained a bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences at the Université Paris Descartes and then proceeded with a master’s degree in Chemistry and Life Sciences at PSL University. During her higher education, she discovered inorganic chemistry and since has shown interest in its application to the health domain.
Currently, Francisca is finishing her second year of master’s in Chemistry and Life Sciences. She joined the group of Gilles Gasser and Kevin Cariou to complete her diploma with a six-month internship.
Francisca enjoys reading, cooking and listening to music. When she is out with friends, she likes to play board games and dance.