Anália Lourenço

Assistant Professor


  • Since  2012: Assistant Professor, Universidade de Vigo
  • 2008 - 2012: Assistant Researcher, Universidade do Minho


  • 2007: Doutoramento em Informática, área de conhecimento de Inteligência Artificial, Universidade do Minho
  • 2001: Mestrado Em Informática, área de especialização em Sistemas Distribuídos, Comunicações por Computador e Arquitectura de Computadores, Universidade do Minho
  • 1998: Licenciatura em Engenharia de Sistemas e Informática, Universidade do Minho

Recent Publications

BlasterJS: A novel interactive JavaScript visualisation component for BLAST alignment results
  • PLoS One, 13(10), 2018
Exploring anti-quorum sensing and anti-virulence based strategies to fight Candida albicans infections: an in silico approach
  • FEMS Yeast Research, 18(3), foy022, 2018
  • Ramoa, Augusto; Condeço, Jorge; Escoval, Maria Antónia; Faber, Jean-Claude; Fdez-Riverola, Florentino; Lourenço, Anália
The evolving role of information technology in haemovigilance systems
  • Journal of Healthcare Engineering, 2018(6183468), 2018
  • Pérez-Rodríguez, Gael; Dias, Sónia; Pérez-Pérez, Martín; Fdez-Riverola, Florentino; Azevedo, Nuno F.; Lourenço, Anália
Agent-based model of diffusion of N-acyl homoserine lactones in a multicellular environment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Candida albicans
  • Biofouling - The Journal of Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research, 341(3), 335-345, 2018
  • Hidalgo-Cantabrana, Claudio; Moro-García, Marco A.; Blanco-Míguez, Aitor; Fdez-Riverola, Florentino; Lourenço, Anália; Alonso-Arias, Rebeca; Sánchez, Borja
In Silico Screening of the Human Gut Metaproteome Identifies Th17-Promoting Peptides Encrypted in Proteins of Commensal Bacteria
  • Frontiers in Microbiology, 8(1726), 2017
A network perspective on antimicrobial peptide combination therapies: the potential of colistin, polymyxin B and nisin
  • International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, 49(6), 668-676, 2017
Searching for new strategies against biofilm infections: Colistin-AMP combinations against Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus single- and double-species biofilms
  • PLoS One, 12(3), e0174654, 2017
Critical review on biofilm methods
  • Critical Reviews in Microbiology, 43(3), 313-351, 2017
Quorum sensing inhibition in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms: new insights through network mining
  • Biofouling - The Journal of Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research, 33(2), 128-142, 2017
Polymicrobial ventilator-associated pneumonia: fighting in vitro Candida albicans-Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms with antifungal-antibacterial combination therapy
  • PLoS One, 12(1), e0170433, 2017
  • Krallinger, Martin; Rabal, Obdulia; Lourenço, Anália; Oyarzabal, Julen; Valencia, Alfonso
Information retrieval and text mining technologies for chemistry
  • Chemical Reviews, 117(12), 7673-7761, 2017
P4P: a peptidome-based strain-level genome comparison web tool
  • Nucleic Acids Research, 45(W1), W265-W269, 2017
  • Blanco-Míguez, Aitor; Gutiérrez-Jácome, Alberto; Fdez-Riverola, Florentino; Lourenço, Anália; Sánchez, Borja
MAHMI database: a comprehensive MetaHit-based resource for the study of the mechanism of action of the human microbiota
  • Database-The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation, 2017(1), baw157, 2017
  • Pérez-Pérez, Martín; Pérez-Rodríguez, Gael; Fdez-Riverola, Florentino; Lourenço, Anália
Collaborative relation annotation and quality analysis in Markyt environment
  • Database-The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation, 2017(bax090), 2017
  • Sánchez, Borja; Delgado, Susana; Blanco-Míguez, Aitor; Lourenço, Anália; Gueimonde, Miguel; Margolles, Abelardo
Probiotics, gut microbiota and their influence on host health and disease
  • Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, 61(1), 1600240, 2017
  • Blanco-Míguez, Aitor; Gutiérrez-Jácome, Alberto; Fdez-Riverola, Florentino; Lourenço, Anália; Sánchez, Borja
A peptidome-based phylogeny pipeline reveals differential peptides at the strain level within Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis
  • Food Microbiology, 60, 137-141, 2016
  • Blanco-Míguez, Aitor; Meier-Kolthoff, Jan P.; Gutiérrez-Jácome, Alberto; Göker, Markus; Fdez-Riverola, Florentino; Sánchez, Borja; Lourenço, Anália
Improving phylogeny reconstruction at the strain level using peptidome datasets
  • PLoS Computational Biology, 12(12), e1005271, 2016
  • Ruiz, Lorena; Hidalgo, Claudio; Blanco-Míguez, Aitor; Lourenço, Anália; Sánchez, Borja; Margolles, Abelardo
Tackling probiotic and gut microbiota functionality through proteomics
  • Journal of Proteomics, 147, 28-39, 2016
  • Fontenete, S.; Carvalho, D.; Lourenço, Anália; Guimarães, N.; Madureira, P.; Figueiredo, C.; Azevedo, N.F.
FISHji: new ImageJ macros for the quantification of fluorescence in epifluorescence images
  • Biochemical Engineering Journal, 112, 61-69, 2016
BIOMedical search engine framework: lightweight and customized implementation of domain-specific biomedical search engines
  • Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 131, 63-77, 2016
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