Cledir Santos

Associate Professor


Career

  • Since  2015: Associate Professor, Universidad de La Frontera
  • 2008 - 2014: Assistant Researcher, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2007: Doutoramento em Química, Universidade do Porto
  • 2009 - 2014: Microbial identification and authentication using MALDI-TOF MS

Past Students


Recent Publications

1
Fungal community ecology using MALDI-TOF MS demands curated mass spectral databases
  • Frontiers in Microbiology, 10(315), 2019
2
Overview of fungi and mycotoxin contamination in capsicum pepper and in its derivatives
  • Toxins, 11(1), 27, 2019
3
Volatile compounds and protein profiles analyses of fermented cocoa beans and chocolates from different hybrids cultivated in Brazil
  • Food Research International, 109, 196-203, 2018
4
Impact of a microbial cocktail used as a starter culture on cocoa fermentation and chocolate flavor
  • Molecules, 22(766), 1-15, 2017
5
Cocoa fermentation: Microbial identification by MALDI-TOF MS, and sensory evaluation of produced chocolate
  • LWT-Food Science and Technology, 77, 362-369, 2017
6
MALDI-TOF MS for identification of food spoilage filamentous fungi
  • Current Opinion in Food Science, 13, 26-30, 2017
7
  • Silva Lisboa, Dianny; Santos, Cledir; Barbosa, Renan N.; Magalhães, Oliane; Paiva, Laura M.; Moreira, Keila A.; Lima, Nelson; Souza-Motta, Cristina M.
Requalification of a Brazilian Trichoderma collection and screening of its capability to decolourise real textile effluent
  • International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(4), 373, 2017
8
Metalaxyl degradation by Mucorales strains Gongronella sp. and Rhizopus oryzae
  • Biomolecules, 22(2225), 1-12, 2017
9
High laccase expression by Trametes versicolor in a simulated textile effluent with different carbon sources and pHs
  • International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(8), 778, 2016
10
New Insights for Diagnosis of Pineapple Fusariosis by MALDI-TOF MS Technique
  • Current Microbiology, 73(2), 206-213, 2016
11
Deciphering the contribution of biofilm to the pathogenesis of peritoneal dialysis infections: characterization and microbial behaviour on dialysis fluids
  • PLoS One, 11(6: e0157870), 1-15, 2016
12
Atrazine dissipation in a biobed system inoculated with immobilized white-rot fungi
  • Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science, 62(10), 1451-1461, 2016
13
Fungi from a groundwater-fed drinking water supply system in Brazil
  • International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(304), 1-11, 2016
14
  • Chang, Susane; Carneiro-Leão, Mariele Porto; Oliveira, Benny Ferreira; Lima, Nelson; Santos, Cledir; Souza-Motta, Cristina; Oliveira, Neiva Tinti
Polyphasic approach including MALDI-TOF MS/MS analysis for identification and characterisation of Fusarium verticillioides in Brazilian corn kernels
  • Toxins, 8(54), 1-13, 2016
15
Immobilization of the white-rot fungus Anthracophyllum discolor to degrade the herbicide atrazine
  • AMB Express, 6(104), 1-11, 2016
16
Establishment of a Quality Management System Based on ISO 9001 Standard in a Public Service Fungal Culture Collection
  • Microorganisms, 4(21), 1-15, 2016
17
Induction, expression and characterisation of laccase genes from the marine-derived fungal strains Nigrospora sp. CBMAI 1328 and Arthopyrenia sp. CBMAI 1330
  • AMB Express, 5(19), 1-9, 2015
18
  • Oliveira, M.M.E.; Santos, Cledir; Sampaio, Paula; Romeo, Orazio; Almeida-Paes, Rodrigo; Pais, Célia; Lima, N.; Zancopé-Oliveira, R.M.
Development and optimization of a new MALDI-TOF protocol for identification of the Sporothrix species complex
  • Research in Microbiology, 166(2), 102-110, 2015
19
MALDI-TOF MS to identify the pineapple pathogen Fusarium guttiforme and its antagonist Trichoderma asperellum on decayed pineapple
  • Tropical Plant Pathology, 40(4), 227-232, 2015
20
Use of a polyphasic approach including MALDI-TOF MS for identification of Aspergillus section Flavi strains isolated from food commodities in Brazil
  • Annals of Microbiology, 65(4), 2119-2129, 2015
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