Mariana Henriques

Assistant Professor



Career

  • Since  2013: Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho
  • 2007 - 2013: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2005: PhD in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Since  2013: Program Vice-Director, Integrated Master in Biomedical Engineering
  • 2013 - 2013: Member of the Scientific Steering Committee of the Research Unit, Centre of Biological Engineering


Courses

  • Interfacial Phenomena ( Integrated Master in Biomedical Engineering )
  • Integrated Laboratory II ( Integrated Master in Biomedical Engineering )


Projects


Research Students


Recent Publications

1
The effectiveness of voriconazole in therapy of Candida glabrata’s biofilms oral infections and its influence on the matrix composition and gene expression
  • Mycopathologia, (In Press), 2017
2
Oral mucositis caused by Candida glabrata biofilms: failure of the concomitant use of fluconazole and ascorbic acid
  • Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease, 4(1), 10-17, 2017
3
Candida glabrata biofilms: How far have we come?
  • Journal of Fungi, 3(1), 11, 2017
4
Candida species biofilms' antifungal resistance
  • Journal of Fungi, 3(1, 8), 1-17, 2017
5
Polymicrobial ventilator-associated pneumonia: fighting in vitro Candida albicans-Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms with antifungal-antibacterial combination therapy
  • PLoS One, 12(1), e0170433, 2017
6
Portrait of Candida species biofilm regulatory network genes
  • Trends in Microbiology, 25(1), 62-75, 2017
7
Influence of oxygen content on the antibacterial effect of Ag-O coatings deposited by magnetron sputtering
  • Surface and Coatings Technology, 305, 1-10, 2016
8
Novel strategy to detect and locate periodontal pathogens: The PNA-FISH technique
  • Microbiological Research, 192, 185-191, 2016
9
Effect of voriconazole on Candida tropicalis biofilms: Relation with ERG genes expression
  • Mycopathologia, 181(9), 643-651, 2016
10
Discrimination of clinically relevant Candida species by Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy with attenuated total reflectance (FTIR-ATR)
  • RSC Advances, 6, 92065-92072, 2016
11
Bioactive properties and functional constituents of Hypericum androsaemum L.: A focus on the phenolic profile
  • Food Research International, 89, Part 1, 422-431, 2016
12
Candida glabrata's recurrent infections: biofilms formation during Amphotericin B treatment
  • Letters in Applied Microbiology, 63(2), 77-81, 2016
13
Propolis: a potential natural product to fight Candida species infections
  • Future Microbiology, 11(8), 1035-1046, 2016
14
Antibacterial Ag/a-C nanocomposite coatings: The influence of nano-galvanic a-C and Ag couples on Ag ionization rates
  • Applied Surface Science, 377, 283-291, 2016
15
Nano-galvanic coupling for enhanced Ag+ release in ZrCN-Ag films: Antibacterial application
  • Surface and Coatings Technology, 298, 1-6, 2016
16
Morphology and oxygen incorporation effect on antimicrobial activity of silver thin films
  • Applied Surface Science, 371, 1-8, 2016
17
In vitro anti-Candida activity of Glycyrrhiza glabra L.
  • Industrial Crops and Products, 83, 81-85, 2016
18
Control of bovine mastitis: old and recent therapeutic approaches
  • Current Microbiology, 72(4), 377-382, 2016
19
Candida tropicalis biofilms: biomass, metabolic activity and secreted aspartyl proteinase production
  • Mycopathologia, 181(3), 217-224, 2016
20
Biofilm formation of Brazilian meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains: prevalence of biofilm determinants and clonal profiles
  • Journal of Medical Microbiology, 65(4), 286-297, 2016
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