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José Manuel Gonçalves Barroso

José Manuel Gonçalves Barroso

Full Professor


  • Researcher ID: L-4510-2013
  • ORCID:
  • Department: Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: Research ID: L-4510-2013


Research interests

1. Plant Biotechnology

2. Monoterpenes biotransformation by microorganisms

3. Phytochemistry

4. Plant Cell Biology

5. Plant Secretion Biology

Academic degrees

1. Three-year College course in Biology - 1979

2. Graduate degree in Biology (5 years) - 1981

3. Habilitation for Assistant Lecturer - 1985

4. PhD in Biology – Cell Biology - 1988

5. Habilitation for Full Professorship - 1996

Scientific activities

Co-author of about one hundred and fifty scientific papers published in specialized international journals, with peer review system, and more than two and a half hundred scientific communications presented at international scientific meetings. Co-Editor of five books and co-author of five book chapters, six educational publications and fifteen review or diffusion papers. Investigator and/or principal investigator of more than twenty five national and international research projects. Supervisor and/or co-supervisor of about fifteen students, including Graduate, Master and PhD students. These activities took place prior to be integrated as CESAM member.

Others

Protocols and Research Projects (2013 – to date)

Investigator

2011/to date - Cooperation Protocol between the Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa (FCUL), Força Aérea Portuguesa – Campo de Tiro (FAP, CT) and Autoridade Florestal Nacional (AFN). FCUL supervisors: Ana Cristina S. Figueiredo and José Barroso, by FAP, CT: Tenente-Coronel Carlos Alberto Monteiro de Oliveira, by AFN, Direcção Regional das Florestas de Lisboa e Vale do Tejo, Engº Rui M.F. Pombo. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro, Helena Trindade. No funding.

2012/2015 - PlantBioNem – Plant biotechnology in nematodes invasion mechanism elucidation. PTDC/AGR-CFL/117026/2010, FCT. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro, Helena Trindade, Lia Ascensão. Total funding: 176797€, Funding at FFCUL/CBV: 135727€.

2012/2016 - DIGITALIS: The genus Digitalis: Molecular taxonomy, preservation, active constituents and therapeutic applications. PEOPLE MC-IRSES, FP7-PEOPLE-2011-IRSES, PIRSES-GA-2011-295251. Coordination at Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen, Nürnberg (Alemanha, Wolfgang Kreis) and as partners the Fundação da FCUL (Portugal, Ana Cristina Figueiredo), the Abant Izzet Baysal University (Turquia, Ekrem Gurel) and the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brasil, Fernão Braga). CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro. Total funding: 172200€, Funding at FFCUL/CBV: 37800€.

2016/2019 - NEMATRANSFER - Can the Pine Wilt Disease cycle be broken? Decoding transfer mechanisms of the pinewood nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus between its insect-vector Monochamus galloprovincialis and the host tree Pinus pinaster. PTDC/AGR FOR/4391/2014. Coordination by Dr Luís Bonifácio at Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e Veterinária (INIAV). CEAM team members: Ana Cristina Figueiredo and José Barroso. Total funding: 199348€. Funding at FCiências.ID/CBV: 73581€.

2016/2019 - PRATYTECH - Biotechnology approaches towards the control of the root lesion nematode Pratylenchus penetrans. PTDC/AGR-PRO/2589/2014. Coordination by Manuel Mota from UÉvora. CESAM team members: Ana Cristina S. Figueiredo and José Barroso. Total funding: 199552€. Funding at FCiências.ID/CBV: 39062€.

2017/2021 - MACFERTIQUAL. PDR2020-101-031590, Grupos Operacionais 01/ Ação 1.1/2016. FCUL partner PDR2020-101-031602. Project coordination by Cristina Oliveira from ISA. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro. Funding at FCUL: 49017.82€.

2017/2020 - ProEnergy - Novos produtos alimentares e bioenergia a partir de frutos de baixo valor comercial e resíduos agroindustriais, PDR2020-101-031856, Grupos Operacionais 01/ Ação 1.1/2016. Project coordination by Margarida Moldão from ISA. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro. FCUL partner PDR2020-101-031859. Funding at FCUL: 23092.38€.

2018/2021 - SafeApple - Conservação da Qualidade da Maçã de Alcobaça: objetivo resíduos zero, PDR2020-101-031742, Grupos Operacionais 01/ Ação 1.1/2016. Project coordination by Cláudia Sanchez from INIAV. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro. FCUL partner PDR2020-101-031749. Funding at FCUL: 50667.82€.

2018/2022 – Conservação e melhoramento de plantas aromáticas e medicinais. 01/ Operação 7.8.4 /2017 Recursos genéticos - Conservação e melhoramento de recursos genéticos vegetais, PDR2020-7.8.4-FEADER-042741. Project coordination by Noémia Farinha from IPP. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro. Total funding: 141102.00€, Funding at FCiências.ID: to be anounced €.

2017/2021 – OPTIMAL (Optimização, Maçã, Alcobaça). PDR2020-101-031442, Grupos Operacionais 01/ Ação 1.1/2016. Project coordination by Migel Leão from INIAV. FCUL partner PDR2020-101-031445. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro. Funding at FCUL: 71236.76€.

2018/2020 – GojiBerries. PDR2020-101-031541, Grupos Operacionais 01/ Ação 1.1/2016. Project coordination by Consulai. FCUL parceiro PDR2020-101-031542. CESAM team members at FCUL: A. Cristina Figueiredo, José Barroso, Luis Pedro. Funding at FCUL: to be anounced€.

Publications

Projects

GojiBerries See more

ConservMelhorPAM - Conservação e melhoramento de plantas aromáticas e medicinais See more

SafeApple - Conservação da Qualidade da Maçã de Alcobaça: objetivo resíduos zero See more

ProEnergy - Novos produtos alimentares e bioenergia a partir de frutos de baixo valor comercial e resíduos agroindustriais See more

OPTIMAL (Optimização, Maçã, Alcobaça) See more

MACFERTIQUAL - Novos métodos de diagnóstico nutricional em macieiras ‘Gala’ visando a sustentabilidade e a qualidade See more

PRATYTECH - Biotechnology approaches towards the control of the root lesion nematode Pratylenchus penetrans See more

NEMATRANSFER - Can the Pine Wilt Disease cycle be broken? Decoding transfer mechanisms of the pinewood nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus between its insect-vector Monochamus galloprovincialis and the host tree Pinus pinaster See more

DIGITALIS - The genus Digitalis: Molecular taxonomy, preservation, active constituents and therapeutic applications See more

PlantBioNem – Plant biotechnology in nematodes invasion mechanism elucidation See more

Scientific Supervision

Occupational Activity/Managerial Positions


  1. Junior Lecturer - 1982

  2. Assistant Lecturer - 1985

  3. Assistant Professor (Lecturer) - 1988

  4. Associate Professor (Reader) - 1990

  5. Full Professor – 1998

  6. Head of Department of Plant Biology, Faculty of Sciences – 2003

  7. Vice-Dean of Faculty of Sciences – December 2003 to June 2009

  8. Vice-Chairman of the Faculty of Sciences Scientific Council – December 2003 to June 2009

  9. Coordinator of the Faculty Sciences Centre for Plant Biotechnology – 2003 to date

  10. Member of the Scientific Coordination Commission of Institute for Biotechnology and Bioengineering (IBB), Associate Laboratory – 2006 to 2014

  11. Responsible, in collaboration with Prof. Dr Ana Cristina Figueiredo and Prof. Dr Luís Gaspar Pedro, for building and driving the HRGC and HRGC-MS laboratory of the Centre for Plant Biotechnology, Faculty of Sciences – 1988 to date


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