Daniel was born and raised in Salvador, Bahia, the third-largest city in Brazil. He earned his BSc in Biological Sciences (2012) from Catholic University of Salvador and his MSc in Genetics and Biodiversity (2014) from Federal University of Bahia. His previous research experience includes work on Complex Networks Analyses Bioinformatics, Mitochondrial Evolution, and Human Genetics. On Fall 2015, he joined the Schnable Lab as a PhD student where is using comparative genomics tools to investigate the parallel evolution of C4 photosynthesis in Panicoid Grasses.
ORCID ID: 0000-0001-6590-4287
Schnable Lab Papers:
- Carvalho DS, Schnable JC, Almeida AMR. (2018) “Integrating phylogenetic and network approaches to study gene family evolution: the case of the AGAMOUS family of floral genes.” Evolutionary Bioinformatics doi: 10.1177/1176934318764683 bioRxiv doi: 10.1101/195669
- Zhang Y, Ngu DW, Carvalho D, Liang Z, Qiu Y, Roston RL, Schnable JC. (2017) “Differentially regulated orthologs in sorghum and the subgenomes of maize.” The Plant Cell doi: 10.1105/tpc.17.00354 bioRxiv preprint doi: 10.1101/120303