Ana Oliveira

Junior Researcher


Career

  • Since  2019: Junior Researcher, Universidade do Minho

Qualifications

  • 2009: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Since  2018: Investigador, Universidade do Minho
  • Since 2019: Produtos à base de bacteriófagos para a prevenção e controlo de infeções animais.
  • 2017 - 2018: A novel bacteriophage-derived approach for Paenibacillus larvae control in Apiculture
  • 2011 - 2016: Development of a phage based product to control Paenibacillus larvae in apiculture
  • 2005 - 2009: Development of a bacteriophage based product to control colibacillosis in poultry

Projects

Research Students


Recent Publications

1
Identification of the first endolysin Cell Binding Domain (CBD) targeting Paenibacillus larvae
  • Scientific Reports, 9(1), 2568-2568, 2019
2
Bacteriophage biodistribution and infectivity from honeybee to bee larvae using a T7 phage model
  • Scientific Reports, 9(1), 620-620, 2019
3
Chestnut honey and bacteriophage application to control Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Escherichia coli biofilms: evaluation in an ex vivo wound model
  • Frontiers in Microbiology, 9(1725), 2018
4
Synergistic antimicrobial interaction between honey and phage against Escherichia coli biofilms
  • Frontiers in Microbiology, 8(2407), 2017
5
Characterization and genomic analyses of two newly isolated Morganella phages define distant members among Tevenvirinae and Autographivirinae subfamilies
  • Scientific Reports, 7, 46157, 2017
6
Bacteriophages and their derivatives for the treatment and control of food-producing animal infections
  • Critical Reviews in Microbiology, 43(5), 583-601, 2017
7
Characterization and genome sequencing of a Citrobacter freundii phage CfP1 harboring a lysin active against multidrug-resistant isolates
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 100(24), 10543-10553, 2016
8
The first Paenibacillus larvae bacteriophage endolysin (PlyPl23) with high potential to control American foulbrood
  • PLoS One, 10(7), e0136331, 2015
9
In vivo efficiency evaluation of a phage cocktail in controlling severe colibacillosis in confined conditions and experimental poultry houses
  • Veterinary Microbiology, 146(3-4), 303-308, 2010
10
In vivo toxicity study of phage lysate in chickens
  • British Poultry Science, 50(5), 558-563, 2009
11
Isolation and characterization of bacteriophages for avian pathogenic E. coli strains
  • Journal of Applied Microbiology, 106(6), 1919-1927, 2009
12
The influence of the mode of administration in the dissemination of three coliphages in chickens
  • Poultry Science, 88(4), 728-733, 2009
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