Célia F. Rodrigues

PhD Student


  • Ongoing: PhD Program in Chemical and Biological Engineering, Universidade do Minho
  • 2004: Clinical and Public Health Analysis (BSc), Instituto Politécnico de Saúde do Norte
  • 2009: Pharmaceutical Sciences (BSc and MSc), Instituto Superior de Ciências da Saúde - Norte

  • Ongoing: Candida glabrata: mechanisms of resistance and matrix role
  • 2013 - 2014: Tolerance mechanisms of biofilms of Candida glabrata to antifungal drugs.

Recent Publications

The effectiveness of voriconazole in therapy of Candida glabrata’s biofilms oral infections and its influence on the matrix composition and gene expression
  • Mycopathologia, (In Press), 2017
Oral mucositis caused by Candida glabrata biofilms: failure of the concomitant use of fluconazole and ascorbic acid
  • Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease, 4(1), 10-17, 2017
Candida glabrata biofilms: How far have we come?
  • Journal of Fungi, 3(1), 11, 2017
Candida species biofilms' antifungal resistance
  • Journal of Fungi, 3(1, 8), 1-17, 2017
Candida glabrata's recurrent infections: biofilms formation during Amphotericin B treatment
  • Letters in Applied Microbiology, 63(2), 77-81, 2016
Detection and quantification of fluconazole within Candida glabrata biofilms
  • Mycopathologia, 179(5-6), 391-395, 2015
Candida glabrata: a review of its features and resistance
  • European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 33(5), 673-688, 2014
Effects of fluconazole on Candida glabrata biofilms and its relationship with ABC transporter gene expression
  • Biofouling: The Journal of Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research, 30(4), 447-457, 2014
  • Rodrigues, Célia F.; Kelly Ascenção; Francisco Mendes Silva; Bruno Sarmento; Beatriz Oliveira; José Carlos Andrade
Drug delivery systems of green tea cathechins for improved stability and bioavailability
  • Current Medicinal Chemistry, 20(37), 4744-4757, 2013
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