Career

  • Since  2018: Junior Researcher, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2010: Tese de Doutoramento em Engenharia do Ambiente, Universidade do Porto
  • Since 2018: Assessment of water pollution using fluorescent probes.
  • 2011 - 2018: Using a fluorescent cell-based approach in the evaluation of aquatic pollution

Recent Publications

1
Impact of erythromycin on a non-target organism: cellular effects on the freshwater microalga Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata
  • Aquatic Toxicology, 208, 179-186, 2019
2
Sensitivity of freshwater and marine green algae to three compounds of emerging concern
  • Journal of Applied Phycology, 31(1), 399-408, 2019
3
Improvement of the slide culture technique for the assessment of yeast viability
  • Journal of the Institute of Brewing, 123(1), 39-44, 2017
4
Short- and long-term exposure to heavy metals induced oxidative stress response in Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata
  • CLEAN-Soil Air Water, 44(11), 1578-1583, 2016
5
Influence of the metabolic state on the tolerance of Pichia kudriavzevii to heavy metals
  • Journal of Basic Microbiology, 56(11), 1244-1251, 2016
6
Responses of the alga Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata to long-term exposure to metal stress
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials, 296, 82-92, 2015
7
Impact of multi-metals (Cd, Pb and Zn) exposure on the physiology of the yeast Pichia kudriavzevii
  • Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 22(14), 11127-11136, 2015
8
Quantification and viability analyses of Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata algal cells using image-based cytometry
  • Journal of Applied Phycology, 27(2), 703-710, 2015
9
Use of a fluorescence-based approach to assess short-term responses of the alga Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata to metal stress
  • Journal of Applied Phycology, 27(2), 805-813, 2015
10
Modification of cell volume and proliferative capacity of Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata cells exposed to heavy metal stress
  • Aquatic Toxicology, 147, 1-6, 2014
11
Siderophore production by Bacillus megaterium: effect of growth-phase and cultural conditions
  • Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, 172(1), 549-560, 2014
12
Optimization of a microplate-based assay to assess esterase activity in the alga Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata
  • WATER AIR AND SOIL POLLUTION, 224(1358), 1-11, 2013
13
Evaluation of the role of glutathione in the lead-induced toxicity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
  • Current Microbiology, 67(3), 300-305, 2013
14
Assessment of cellular reduced glutathione content in Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata using monochlorobimane
  • Journal of Applied Phycology, 24(6), 1509-1516, 2012
15
Development of a short-term assay based on the evaluation of the plasma membrane integrity of the alga Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 95(4), 1035-1042, 2012
16
Flocculation in ale brewing strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae: re-evaluation of the role of cell surface charge and hydrophobicity
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 93(3), 1221-1229, 2012
17
Selective recovery of chromium, copper, nickel, and zinc from an acid solution using an environmentally friendly process
  • Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 18(8), 1279-1285, 2011
18
Impact of fluorides on the removal of heavy metals from an electroplating effluent using a flocculent brewer's yeast strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae
  • Chemical Speciation and Bioavailability, 23(4), 237-242, 2011
19
Selective recovery of copper, nickel and zinc from ashes produced from Saccharomyces cerevisiae contaminated biomass used in the treatment of real electroplating effluents
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials, 184(1-3), 357-363, 2010
20
Removal of heavy metals using a brewer's yeast strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae: application to the treatment of real electroplating effluents containing multielements
  • Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, 85(10), 1353-1360, 2010
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