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Silvana Teixeira Costa

Silvana Teixeira Costa


  • Researcher ID: C-6685-2017
  • ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3356-4737
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  • Research Group: Functional Biodiversity
  • Thesis title: ASARISAFE - Safety and sustainable management of valuable clam product in Portugal and China Supervisor: Rosa Freitas Category: BO Grant type: BI Funding entity: FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia ; NSFC - Natural Science Foundation of China Grant reference: BI/CESAM/0052/ASARISAFE/NSFC/1/2017 Start date: 2018-11-02 End date: 2020-05-31


Research interests

Application of traditional (physiological and biochemical) methodologies to evaluate the toxic impacts derived from climate change and higher availability of classic to emergent contaminants.

Ecotoxicity of traditional elements, pharmaceuticals in aquatic systems.

Interactions and effects of different climate change scenarios with emergent pollutants

The impacts of climate change on bivalves responses.

Performance of native vs invasive species: ecological, socio-economic and health concerns.

Academic degrees

2014-2018: Degree in Biochemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro

2018-currently: Master degree in Applied Biology, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro

Scientific activities

September 2017- July 2018: grant for ASARISAFE project (Safety and sustainable management of valuable clam product in Portugal and China), under Dr. Rosa Freitas supervision.

November 2018- May 2020: grant for ASARISAFE project (Safety and sustainable management of valuable clam product in Portugal and China), under Dr. Rosa Freitas supervision.

Others

8. Rosa Freitas, Serena Silvestro, Francesca Coppola, Silvana Costa, Valentina Meucci, Federica Battaglia, Luigi Intorre, Amadeu M.V.M. Soares, Carlo Pretti, Caterina Faggio. Toxic impacts induced by Sodium lauryl sulfate in Mytilus galloprovincialis. Comparative Biochemistry and Physilogy-Part A. Special Issue - Oxidative Stress CBPA-S-19-00127.

7. Rosa Freitas, Celso Cardoso, Silvana Costa, Tiago Morais, Pedro Moleiro, André F. D. Lima, Márcio Soares, Samuel Figueiredo, Tiago L. Águeda, Pedro Rocha, Gonçalo Amador, Eduarda Pereira. New insights on the impacts of e-waste towards marine bivalves: the case of the rare earth element Dysprosium. Environmental Pollution, 113859. IF 2018: 5.714 Q1 Environmental Sciences https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2019.113859

6. Rosa Freitas, Silvana Costa, Celso Cardoso, Tiago Morais, Pedro Moleiro, Ana C Matias, Ana F Pereira, Joana Machado, Beatriz Correia; Diana Pinheiro; Adriana Rodrigues, João Colónia, Amadeu M.V.M. Soares, Eduarda Pereira (2020). Toxicological effects of the rare earth element Neodymium in Mytilus galloprovincialis. Chemosphere, 244: 125457. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.125457

5. Silvana Costa, Francesca Coppola, Carlo Pretti, Luigi Intorre, Valentina Meucci, Amadeu M.V.M. Soares, Rosa Freitas, Montserrat Solé (2019). The influence of pre-exposure to climate change related factors on the response of two clam’s species to Diclofenac. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 109899 IF 2018: 4.527 Q1 Environmental Sciences https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2019.109899

4. Rosa Freitas, Francesca Coppola, Silvana Costa, Chiara Manzini, Luigi Intorre, Valentina Meucci, Amadeu M.V.M. Soares, Carlo Pretti, Montserrat Solé (2019). Does salinity modulates the response of Mytilus galloprovincialis exposed to Triclosan and Diclofenac? Environmental Pollution. 251: 756-765. IF 2018: 5.714 Q1 Environmental Sciences https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2019.04.115

3. Rosa Freitas, Francesca Coppola, Silvana Costa, Carlo Pretti, Luigi Intorre, Valentina Meucci, Amadeu M.V.M. Soares, Montserrat Solé (2019). The influence of temperature on the effects induced by Triclosan and Diclofenac in mussels. Science of the Total Environment, 663: 992-999. IF 2018: 5.589 Q1 Environmental Sciences https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.01.189

2. Rui Monteiro, Silvana Costa, Francesca Coppola, Rosa Freitas, Carlos Vale, Eduarda Pereira (2019). Evidences of metabolic alterations and cellular damages in mussels after short pulses of Ti contamination. Science of the Total Environment, 650: 987-995. IF 2018: 5.589 Q1 Environmental Sciences https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.314

1. Rui Monteiro, Silvana Costa, Francesca Coppola, Rosa Freitas, Carlos Vale, Eduarda Pereira (2019). Toxicity beyond accumulation of Titanium after a short exposure period of Mytilus galloprovincialis to spiked seawater. Environmental Pollution, 244: 845-854. IF 2018: 5.714 Q1 Environmental Sciences https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.10.035

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