Diana Rodrigues

Junior Researcher


Career

  • Since  2018: Junior Researcher, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2010: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • Since 2018: Nanotechnological approaches to control food biofilms.
  • 2018 - 2018: Magnetic hyperthermia as alternative method to control foodborne pathogens
  • 2017 - 2018: A novel bacteriophage-derived approach for Paenibacillus larvae control in Apiculture
  • 2014 - 2017: Magnetic hyperthermia as alternative method to control foodborne pathogens
  • 2011 - 2014: Effect of disinfection on virulence and antibiotic resistance of foodborne pathogens biofilm cells
  • 2007 - 2010: Listeria monocytogenes and Salmonella enterica adhesion, biofilm formation and control

Recent Publications

1
Effect of magnetic hyperthermia on the structure of biofilm and cellular viability of a food spoilage bacterium
  • BIOFOULING, 29(10), 1225-1232, 2013
2
Food contact surfaces coated with nitrogen-doped titanium dioxide: effect on Listeria monocytogenes survival under different light sources
  • Applied Surface Science, 270, 1-5, 2013
3
Control of bacterial cells growths by magnetic hyperthermia
  • IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 49(7), 3508-3511, 2013
4
Infective endocarditis in intravenous drug abusers: an update
  • EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY & INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 31(11), 2905-2910, 2012
5
Superhydrophobic poly(L-lactic acid) surface as potential bacterial colonization substrate
  • AMB Express, 1(34), 2011
6
Listeria monocytogenes and Salmonella enterica Enteritidis biofilms susceptibility to different disinfectants and stress-response and virulence gene expression of surviving cells
  • Microbial Drug Resistance, 17(2), 181-189, 2011
7
Salmonella enterica enteritidis biofilm formation and viability on regular and triclosan-impregnated bench cover materials
  • Journal of Food Protection, 74(1), 32-37, 2011
8
Effect of batch and fed-batch growth modes on biofilm formation by Listeria monocytogenes at different temperatures
  • Current Microbiology, 59(4), 457-462, 2009
9
Bacterial adhesion to worn silicone hydrogel contact lenses
  • Optometry and Vision Science, 85(7), 520-525, 2008
10
The influence of lens material and lens wear on the removal and viability of Staphylococcus epidermidis
  • Contact Lens & Anterior Eye, 31(3), 126-130, 2008
11
The influence of surface treatment on hydrophobicity, protein adsorption and microbial colonisation of silicone hydrogel contact lenses
  • Contact Lens & Anterior Eye, 30(3), 183-188, 2007
12
The effect of octylglucoside and sodium cholate in Staphylococcus epidermidis and Pseudomonas aeruginosa adhesion to soft contact lenses
  • Optometry and Vision Science, 84(5), 429-434, 2007
13
Influence of wear on bacterial adhesion and disinfection to silicone hydrogel contact lenses
  • Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 48(E-Abstract 5378), 2007
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