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Maria Ana Dias Monteiro Santos

Maria Ana Dias Monteiro Santos

Full Professor


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  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Ecotoxicology
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NEUTOXMER - Neurotoxicity of mercury in fish and association with morphofunctional brain alterations and behavior shifts See more

GENOPES - Mechanisms of DNA damage induced by pesticides in fish and interference of co-exposure to other contaminants See more

Scientific Supervision

COMMUNICATIONS

1- Santos, M. A, 1980 - “Metabolismo de Fármacos e seus Efeitos sobre Orgãos de Anfíbios em Cultura”. I Congresso Luso-Espanhol de Bioquímica-Coimbra. (Poster). P338-p.293. 1981 2 – Santos, M. A, 1981 - “ Estudo de Alterações Metabólicas Provocadas pela Debeína em Orgãos em Cultura de Amphiuma means”. VII Congresso Nacional de Bioquímica - Póvoa do Varzim. (Poster). 1987 3 – Santos, M. A, 1987 - “ Metabolic Effects of Starvation on the Eel Anguilla anguilla L.” . VIII Congresso Nacional de Bioquímica - Póvoa do Varzim. (Poster). P61. pp. 185. 1988 4 – Santos, M. A, 1988 - “ Contribuição para o Estudo das Variações Sazonais de alguns Parâmetros Bioquímicos em Anguilla anguilla L.”. III Congresso Luso-Espanhol de Bioquímica - Santiago de Compostela. (Poster). 5 – Santos, M. A, 1988 - “Alterações Metabólicas Produzidas pelo Efluente da Fábrica de Pasta de Papel de Cacia em Anguilla anguilla L.”. 1ª Conferência Nacional sobre o a Qualidade do Meio Ambiente - Aveiro. (Poster). 6 – Santos, M. A, 1988 - 1st European Conference on Ecotoxicology - Copenhaga. “ Influence of Inorganic Lead on the Biochemical Blood Composition of the Eel Anguilla anguilla L.” p. 57. (Poster 71). 7 – Santos, M. A, 1988 - 1st European Conference on Ecotoxicology - Copenhaga. “ Metabolic Effects of Kraft Mill Effluents on the Anguilla anguilla L.” p. 57. (Poster 72). 1989 8 – Santos, M. A, 1989 - 19th FEBS MEETING - Roma. “ Influence of Inorganic Mercury on the Biochemical Blood Composition in the Anguilla anguilla L.” (Poster). 9 – Santos, M. A. and Hall, A.. 1989 - Estuarine Ecotoxicology Conference - Dublin. “Influence of inorganic mercury, under different temperatures on the biochemical blood composition in the eel Anguilla anguilla L. ” p. 20. (Comunicação oral) 1990 10 – Santos, M. A, M. R. Figueiredo, F. Raposo, 1990 - Symposium da Marine Biological Association - Plymouth. “Study of the effect of capture, transport and anoxia on the eel Anguilla anguilla L. p. 20. (Poster) 11 – Santos, M. A, M. R. Figueiredo, F. Raposo, T. Serra and M. PACHECO. 1990 - 12th ESCPB Conference - Amsterdam. “ Effects of Acute Exposure to Kraft Mill Effluents on the Biochemical Blood Composition of the Anguilla anguilla L.”. P. 42. (Poster 2-39). 12 – Santos, M. A., Raposo, F., Figueiredo, M. R., Serra, T. and Pacheco, M.. 1990 - International Symposium on Ecotoxicology - Neuherberg - Munique. “ Study of Recovery After Exposure to Kraft Mill Effluents of Anguilla anguilla L.”.(Comunicação oral). 1991 13 – Santos, M. A, Figueiredo, M. R., Raposo, F. 1991 – IV Congresso Luso-Espanhol de Bioquímica. “ Hypoxia, Anoxia, Stress and Capture in Anguilla anguilla L.”. (Poster 6P24 - Mo). 1992 14 – Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. and Serra, T. 1992 - 2nd European Conference on Ecotoxicology - Amesterdão.“ Study of Recovery After Short-Term Exposure to Kraft Pulp Mill Effluents of Anguilla anguilla L.” (Poster 2-4). 15 - Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. 1992 - 2nd European Conference on Ecotoxicology - Amesterdão. “The Ecotoxicological Relevance of Anguilla anguilla L. as a Proposed Cytogenetic Model for Brackish Water Genetic Toxicological Studies”. (Poster 2 - 132) 1993 16 – Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. 1993 - 1st Regional Mediterranean Conference on Ecotoxicology - Roma. “The mutagenicity of cyclophosphamide and kraft mill effluent and sediment on the eel Anguilla anguilla L. ” (Poster) 1994 17 – Santos, M. A. and Pacheco, M. 1994 - ESCPB Conference on Ecotoxicology - Génova. “Study of the effect of the good and adverse environmental conditions on the Anguilla anguilla L. recovery from capture, transport and anoxia - Comments on the stress biochemical indicators. (Poster). 1995 18 – Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. 1995 - 8th Int. Symp. on Envir. Poll. and its impact on life in the Mediterranean region. Mediterranean Scientific Association of Environmental Protection (MESAEP) and the International Society of Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (SECOTOX ). Greece-Rhodos Island. ”Induction of micronuclei and nuclear abnormalities in the erythrocytes of Anguilla anguilla L. exposed either to cyclophosphamide or to Bleached Kraft Pulp and Paper Mill Effluents (BKPPME)”. pp. 17 and pp. 95 (Poster II - 17). 19 – Santos, M. A. and Pacheco, M. 1995 - 8th Int. Symp. on Envir. Poll. and its impact on life in the Mediterranean region. Mediterranean Scientific Association of Environmental Protection (MESAEP) and the International Society of Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety (SECOTOX). Greece-Rhodos Island. ”Study of the effect of the Bleached Kraft Pulp and Paper Mill Effluents (BKPPME) and good environmental conditions on Anguilla anguilla L. recovery from capture, transport and anoxia - Comments on the stress biochemical indicators”. Pp. 16 and pp.93 (Poster II -15). 1996 20 – Santos, M. A. and Pacheco, M. 1996 - Fourth European Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety - Metz. França. 25 - 28 de Agosto de 1996: “Induction of Liver EROD activity and Erythrocytic Nuclear Abnormalities on the Eel Anguilla anguilla l. Exposed to PAH and Cyclophosphamide”. (Comunicação oral) (C46). 21 – Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. 1996 - Fourth European Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety - Metz. França. 25 - 28 de Agosto de 1996: “Induction of Genotoxic Effects on the eel Anguilla anguilla L. Exposed to PAH and Cyclophosphamide” (P79) (Poster). 1997 22 - Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. 1997. “Fish biomarkers in effluent biomonitoring”. In Central Eastern European Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. Jurmala, Latvia 24 - 27 Agosto. Abstracts Book pp. 31. (Comunicação Oral). 23 - Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A.. 1997. “Induction of EROD activity and genotoxic effects by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and resin acids on the juvenile eel (Anguilla anguilla L.)” In Central Eastern European Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. Jurmala, Latvia 24 - 27 Agosto 1997. Abstracts Book pp. 144. Poster. 1998 24 – Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. 1998. Biochemical and Genotoxic Responses of Adult Eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) to Resin Acids and Pulp Mill Effluent: Laboratory and Field Experiments. Comunicação na “Secotox 98 - International Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety” - Antalya (Turquia), 19 - 21 Agosto 1998. 25 - Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. 1998. Stress biomarkers in Anguilla anguilla L. exposed to PAHs under different conditions. Comunicação na “Secotox 98 - International Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety” - Antalya (Turquia), 19 - 21 Agosto 1998. 26 - Gravato, C., Santos, M. A., Magalhães, I. and Pacheco, M. 1998. Juvenile Dicenthrarchus labrax L. biochemical and genotoxic responses to -naphthoflavone. Comunicação na “Secotox 98 - International Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety” - Antalya (Turquia), 19 - 21 Agosto 1998. 1999 27 – Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. 1999. Juvenile Anguilla anguilla L. biochemical and genotoxic responses to -naphthoflavone. Comunicação na “Secotox 99 - International Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety” - Munique (Alemanha), 14 - 17 Março 1999. 28 – C. Gravato, Santos, M. A. 1999. Juvenile Dicentrarchus labrax L. biochemical and genotoxic responses to -naphthoflavone under short-term exposure, International Society of Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, SECOTOX 99, Proceedings of Fifth European Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Munich, Germany, 15-17 March 1999. (poster) 29 – C. Gravato, M. A. Santos. 1999. Dicentrarchus labrax L. liver EROD activity and erythrocytic nuclear anomalies induction by PAHs, International Society of Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, SECOTOX 99, Proceedings of Fifth European Conference on Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Munich, Germany, 15-17 March 1999. (comunicação oral). 30 – Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. 1999. Evaluation of Hepatic and Genetic Toxicity Biomarkers in Anguilla anguilla L.: Time and Dose-Dependent Responses to -Naphthoflavone. Comunicação no “10th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region” - Alicante (Espanha), 2 - 6 Outubro 1999. 31– Santos, M. A. and Pacheco, M. 1999. Anguilla anguilla L. liver organ culture as a toxicological model: in vivo and in vitro EROD induction by -naphthoflavone. “10th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region” - Alicante (Espanha), 2 - 6 Outubro 1999. 32 - C. Gravato, M. A. Santos and I. Magalhães, 1999. Juvenile Dicentrarchus labrax L. biochemical and genotoxic responses after short-term exposure to -naphthoflavone and PAHs contaminated harbour waters, Mediterranean Scientific Association of Environmental Protection, MESAEP 99, 10th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, Alicante, Spain, 2-6 October 1999. (poster). 2000 33 – V. L. Maria, A. Correia, M. Pacheco, C. Gravato and M. A. Santos (2000). Anguilla anguilla L. liver and blood DNA break strands after exposure to -naphthoflavone. 3rd Iberian Congress on Environmental Contamination and Toxicology- CICTA 2000, 26-30 April, Algarve (Portugal). 2001 34 – C. Gravato and M. A. Santos (2001). Comparative study of PAH and PAH-like compounds as liver biotransformation and erythrocytic genotoxic inducers. 11th Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry- SETAC 2001, 6-10 May, Madrid (Spain). 35 – C. Gravato and M. A. Santos (2001). Liver biotransformation and genotoxic responses to pulp mill effluent components. Biomarkers of Environmental Contamination- BIOMARKERS 2001, 24-26 September, Porto (Portugal). 36 – V. L. Maria, A. C. Correia, and M. A. Santos (2001). Genotoxicity measured as DNA strand-breaks. 11th Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry- SETAC 2001, 6-10 May, Madrid (Spain). 37 – M. A. Santos, M. Oliveira, and M. Pacheco (2001). The glutathione protective effect on liver microsomal EROD activity inhibition induced by heavy metals in Anguilla anguilla L. Biomarkers of Environmental Contamination- BIOMARKERS 2001, 24-26 September, Porto (Portugal). 38 – M. A. Santos and M. Pacheco (2001). Chronic toxicity of dehydroabietic acid to eel (Anguilla anguilla L.): biotransformation, genotoxic and histopathological effects. Biomarkers of Environmental Contamination- BIOMARKERS 2001, 24-26 September, Porto (Portugal). 39 – V. L. Maria, A. C. Correia, and M. A. Santos (2001). DNA break-strands, erythrocytic nuclear abnormalities and biotransformation responses in the European eel exposed to benzo(a)pyrene. Biomarkers of Environmental Contamination- BIOMARKERS 2001, 24-26 September, Porto (Portugal). 40 – M. Pacheco, S. C. Antunes, C. R. Marques, F. Gonçalves, and M. A. Santos (2001). Comparison of pulp mill effluent impact on EROD activity and genotoxicity induction between two Gambusia holbrooki groups. Biomarkers of Environmental Contamination- BIOMARKERS 2001, 24-26 September, Porto (Portugal). 41 – C. Gravato and M. A. Santos (2001). Assessment of liver biotransformation and genotoxicity induction in sea bass after short-term exposure to resin acids. 11th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region- MESAEP and SECOTOX 2001, 6-10 October, Limassol (Cyprus). 42 – V. Maria, A.C. Correia and M. A. Santos (2001) Anguilla anguilla L. Biochemical and Genotoxic Responses to Benzo(a)pyrene in 2nd Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, University Paul Sabatier, 8-11 July, 2001, Toulouse 43 – V. Maria, A.C. Correia and M. A. Santos (2001). Benzo(a)pyrene mutagenic activation by Anguilla anguilla L. S9 liver Fraction. in 2nd Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, University Paul Sabatier, 8-11 July, 2001, Toulouse. 44 – Gravato, C. and Santos, M. A. (2001). Assessment of liver biotransformation and genotoxicity induction in sea bass after short-term exposure to resin acids. 11th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region - MESAEP and SECOTOX 2001, 6-10 October, Limassol (Cyprus). 45 – Gravato, C. and Santos, M. A. (2001). EROD activity induction in aquatic animals. 11th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region - MESAEP and SECOTOX 2001, 6-10 October, Limassol (Cyprus). 2002 46 – Ahmad, I., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. (2002). Naphthalene-induced Differential Tissue Damage Association with Circulating Fish Phagocytes Induction. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 47 – Ahmad, I., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. (2002). Enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants as an adaptation to phagocytes-induced tissue specific damage in Anguilla anguilla L. to in situ harbour water exposure. 11th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Free Radical Research International” Europa organization 5, held at rue Sant-Pantalé- BP 844-31015, Toulouse cedex 6- France. Poster presentation 48 – Gravato, C., Maria, V. L., Correia A. C. and Santos, M. A. (2002). Responses of hepatic biotransformation and genotoxic induction in eels (Anguilla anguilla L.) and in sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.). “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 49 – Gravato, C. and Santos, M. A. (2002). In vitro liver EROD activity inhibition by Ah-receptor agonists. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 50 – Oliveira, M., Santos, M. A., C. Gravato and M. Pacheco (2002). Chromium In Vitro Effects On Fish Biotransformation Biomarkers. SECOTOX 2002 - 7th Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section, 14-16 October, Brno (Czech Republic). 51 – Oliveira, M. and Santos, M. A.. In Vitro Modulation Of Sea Bass Liver EROD Activity by Thiol Compounds. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 52 – Oliveira, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. Glutathione Liver Microsomal EROD Protection In Fish. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 53 – Teles, M., Maria, V. L., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. Assessment of Naphthalene Biotransformation and Genotoxic Effects in Anguilla anguilla L. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 54 – Teles, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. Anguilla anguilla L. Plasma Cortisol, Lactate and Glucose Responses to Abietic Acid, Dehydroabietic Acid and Retene. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 55 – Maria, V. L., Correia, A. C., Santos, M. A. Genotoxic and Hepatic Biotransformation Responses Induced by the Overflow of Pulp Mill and Secondary Treated Effluents on Anguilla anguilla L. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 56 – Maria, V. L., Correia, A. C., Santos, M. A. Genotoxic and Biochemical Responses in Caged Anguilla anguilla L. After Short Term Exposure to Harbour Waters. “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 57 – Pacheco, M., Santos, M .A., Teles, M., Pombo, L. and Rebelo, J. E. Biotransformation and Genotoxic Responses In Golden Grey Mullet (Liza aurata) Caught In A Contaminated Coastal Lagoon (Ria De Aveiro, Portugal). “Secotox 2002 - 7th Regional Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Regional Section”, Brno (Rep. Checa), 14 - 16 de Outubro de 2002. 2003 58 –C. Gravato and M. A. Santos (2003). Genotoxicity biomarkers’ association with B(a)P biotransformation in Dicentrarchus labrax L.. 5th Iberian and 2nd Iberoamerican Congress of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, CICTA 2003, 22-24 September, Porto (Portugal). 59 – C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. Liver biotransformation and erythrocytic genotoxic responses in sea bass exposed to pulp mill contaminants. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Oral Lecture, Parallel Session 1 – Environmental Sciences p.41. 60 – C. Gravato, M. Oliveira and M. A. Santos. Multibiomarker responses in Mediterranean mussels exposed to resin acids and retene. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Oral Lecture, Parallel Session 2 – Environmental Sciences p.91. 61 – V. Maria, A. Correia, M. A. Santos (2003). Anguilla anguilla L. Genotoxic and EROD Activity Induction Responses after Retene Exposure. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster A-102 - Environmental Sciences – p.199. 62 – M. Oliveira, M. A. Santos and M. Pacheco. Liver Microsomal EROD Activity Inhibition in the European Eel by Heavy Metals and Thiol Protection. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster A-104 - Environmental Sciences – p.201. 63 – M. Teles, M. Pacheco and M. A. Santos. Anguilla anguilla L. Responses in Two Polluted Environments: in situ experiments. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster A 105 - Environmental Sciences - p.202. 64 – M. Pacheco, M. Teles, C. Lopes, J. E. Rebelo and M.A. Santos. Assessment of biotransformation and genotoxicity biomarkers in feral sand-smelt (Atherina presbyter) collected in a contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal) 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster A 106 - Environmental Sciences - p.203. 65 – M. Teles, C. Gravato, M. Pacheco and M. A. Santos. Juvenile Sea Bass Biotransformation, Genotoxic and Endocrine Responses to -Naphthoflavone, 4-Nonylphenol and 17-Estradiol Individual and Combined Exposures. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster A 107- Environmental Sciences - p.204. 66 – M. Teles, M. A. Santos and M. Pacheco. Juvenile Sparus Aurata L. Biotransformation, Endocrine and Genotoxic Responses after exposure to 17-Estradiol and to its mixture with 4-Nonylphenol. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster A-108 - Environmental Sciences – p.205. 67 – M. A. Santos, M. Pacheco and I. Ahmad. Anguilla anguillaI L. Antioxidant Responses to in situ Bleached Kraft Pulp Mill Effluent Outlet Exposure. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster B -115 – Environmental Technology and Waste management - p.342. 68 – M. A. Santos, M. Pacheco and I. Ahmad (2003) Respiratory burst activity influence of circulating Anguilla anguilla L. phagocytes on organ-specific peroxidative damage in the vicinity of bleached kraft pulp mill. 12th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and Its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, MESAEP and SECOTOX 2003, 4-8 October, Antalya (Turkey). Poster B -116 – Environmental Technology and Waste management - p.343. 2004 69 - Gravato, C., Santos, M. A. - Dicentrarchus labrax biotransformation and genotoxic responses after exposure to a secondary-treated industrial/urban effluent. 22nd Congress of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology, 15-18 September, Olsztyn, Poland, 2004. 09. 70 - Ahmad, I., Oliveira, M., Santos, M. A. - Anguilla anguilla L. Oxidative Stress Biomarkers Responses to Copper Exposure With or Without β-naphthoflavone Pre-exposure. “22nd Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology”, Olsztyn, Poland, 2004.09, p 44. 71 - Oliveira, M.; Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. - In vitro Anguilla anguilla L. Gill and liver microsomal EROD activity under different thiol concentrations. “22nd Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology”, Olsztyn, Poland, 2004.09. p 158. 72 - Teles, M.; Oliveira, M.; Pacheco, M.; Santos, M. A. - Endocrine and metabolic changes in Anguilla anguilla L. following exposure to -naphthoflavone - a microsomal enzyme inducer. “22nd Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology”, Olsztyn, Poland, 2004.09. p. 213. 73 - Maria, V.L., Teles, M., Pacheco, M.; Correia, A. C., Santos, M. A. Biomarker responses in a polluted river: effects of pulp mill contaminants on caged Anguilla anguilla L. “22nd Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology”, September 15th to 18th 2004, Olsztyn, Polónia. 74 - Maria, V.L.; Correia, A. ., Santos, M. A. Anguilla anguilla L. genotoxic and liver biotransformation responses to abietic acid exposure. “22nd Meeting of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology”, September 15th to 18th 2004, Olsztyn, Polónia. 75 - Teles, M., Pacheco, M., Santos, M. A. Physiological and genotoxic responses of European eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) to a short-term exposure to chromium or copper – the influence of pre-exposure to a PAH-like compound. 22nd Congress of the European Society of Veterinary Pathology, 15-18 September, Olsztyn, Poland, 2004, 09. 2005 76 - I. Ahmad, M. Oliveira and M. A. Santos. Anguilla anguilla L. Oxidative Stress Biomarkers Responses to Copper Exposure With or Without β-naphthoflavone Pre-exposure. IV Post-Graduation Symposium in Biosciences. 3 - 4 May 2005, Aveiro (Portugal). 77 - M. Oliveira, M. Pacheco, and M.A. Santos, Anguilla anguilla L. Endocrine Responses after Copper Exposure. V Congresso Associação Ibérica de Endocrinologia Comparativa, 8-10 September 2005, Faro (Portugal). 78 - C. Gravato, M. Oliveira, M. Teles and M. A. Santos. Liver genotoxic effects and oxidative stress after Anguilla anguilla L. exposure to chromium – the influence of pre-exposure to a PAH-like compound. “13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impacts on life in the Mediterranean Region”, 8 - 12 October 2005, Thessaloniki (Greece). 79 - C. Gravato, M. Oliveira, M. Teles and M. A. Santos. Genotoxic and oxidative stress responses of blood cells from Anguilla anguilla L. exposed to chromium – the influence of pre-exposure to a PAH-like compound. “13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impacts on life in the Mediterranean Region”, 8 - 12 October 2005, Thessaloniki (Greece). 80 - C. Gravato, M. Oliveira, M. Teles and M. A. Santos. Liver genotoxic effects and oxidative stress after Anguilla anguilla L. exposure to copper – the influence of pre-exposure to a PAH-like compound. “13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impacts on life in the Mediterranean Region”, 8 - 12 October 2005, Thessaloniki (Greece). 81 - V.L. Maria, A.C. Correia and M.A. Santos (2005). Genotoxic and liver biotransformation responses in Anguilla anguilla l. after exposure to dehydroabietic acid. 13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, October 8-12, 2005, Thessaloniki – Greece. 82 - V.L. Maria, M. Pacheco and M.A. Santos (2005). Anguilla anguilla l. Genotoxic responses after exposure to Pateira de Fermentelos freshwaters. 13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, October 8-12, 2005, Thessaloniki – Greece. 83 - M.A. Santos and V.L. Maria (2005). Abietic, Dehydroabietic Acids And Retene in Vitro Effects On Anguilla anguilla L. Liver Microsomal EROD Activity. 13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, October 8-12, 2005, Thessaloniki – Greece. 84 - I. Ahmad, M. Oliveira and M. A. Santos. Anguilla anguilla L. antioxidant responses to genotoxicity and peroxidative damage following chromium exposures with and without β-naphthoflavone pré-exposure. “13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impacts on life in the Mediterranean Region”, 8 - 12 October 2005, Thessaloniki (Greece). 85 - Ahmad, I., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. (2005). Anguilla anguilla L. oxidative stress biomarkers: a comparative study of freshwater wetland ecosystem Pateira de Fermentelos. '13th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, organised by the Mediterranean Scientific Association of Environmental Protection (MESAEP) October 8-12, 2005, Thessaloniki - Greece. 2006 86 - V.L. Maria, M. Pacheco and M.A. Santos (2006). Respostas Genotóxicas em Anguilla anguilla L. após exposição num sistema de água doce (Pateira de Fermentelos, Portugal). I Encontro Nacional de Pós-Graduação em Ciências Biológicas -Biologia e a Sociedade,V Post-Graduation Symposium in Biosciences, University of Aveiro, 2-4 th May 2006. 87 - I. Ahmad, V.L. Maria, M. Oliveira and M.A. Santos (2006). Anguilla anguilla L. gill and kidney oxidative stress and genotoxic response to chromium exposure with and without -naphthoflavone pre-exposure.I Encontro Nacional de Pós-Graduação em Ciências Biológicas -Biologia e a Sociedade,V Post-Graduation Symposium in Biosciences, University of Aveiro, 2-4 th May 2006. 88 - M. Oliveira, M.A. Santos and M. Pacheco (2006). Glutathione protects heavy metal-induced inhibition of hepatic microsomal ethoxyresorufin O-deethylase activity in Dicentrarchus labrax L. I Encontro Nacional de Pós-Graduação em Ciências Biológicas e V Post-Graduation Symposium in Biosciences. 2 - 4 May 2006, Aveiro (Portugal). 2007 89 - I. Ahmad, V. L. Maria, M. Oliveira, M. Pacheco, M.A. Santos. European eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) gill and kidney genotoxic response to copper exposure with or without -naphthoflavone pre-exposure. Platform presentation at the “"Third Biennial Meeting of the Society for Free Radical Research -Asia (SFRR-Asia) & Sixth Annual Meeting of the Society for Free Radical Research –India (SFRR-India)". January 8-11, 2007, Lonavla, India. 90 - M. Oliveira, Santos, M.A., Pacheco, M. Cytochrome P4501A, genotoxic and stress responses in golden grey mullet (Liza aurata) following short-term exposure to phenanthrene. “Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry” – ramo Europeu (SETAC-Europe) 17th Annual Meeting, 20 to 24 May 2007, Porto (Portugal). 91 - M. Oliveira, Serafim, A., Bebianno, M.J., Santos, M.A., Pacheco, M. Multilevel evaluation of Copper toxicity in European eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) - Metallothionein, Endocrine, Metabolic and Genotoxic Responses. “Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry” – ramo Europeu (SETAC-Europe) 17th Annual Meeting., 20 to 24 May 2007, Porto (Portugal). 92 - V.L. Maria, I. Ahmad, M. Oliveira, A. Serafim, M.J., Bebianno, M. Pacheco, M.A. Santos. Dicentrarchus labrax L. multi-biomarkers response to the Aveiro lagoon water contamination (Portugal). 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, 10-14 October, 2007, Sevilla, Spain. 93 - M. Oliveira, V.L. Maria, I. Ahmad, A. Serafim, M.J. Bebianno, M. Pacheco, M.A. Santos. Aveiro lagoon (Portugal) field survey - Liza aurata gill as a target organ for contaminant induced toxicity evaluation. 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, 10-14 October, 2007, Sevilla, Spain. 94 - M. Oliveira, I. Ahmad, V.L. Maria, A. Serafim, M.J. Bebianno, M. Pacheco, M.A. Santos. Golden grey mullet (Liza aurata) liver oxidative stress and genotoxicity responses in the environmental contamination assessment. 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, 10-14 October, 2007, Sevilla, Spain. 95 - M. Oliveira, V.L. Maria, I. Ahmad, M. Pacheco, M.A. Santos. Wild Golden Grey Mullet (Liza aurata) Kidney Antioxidant and DNA Damage Responses to an Aquatic Contaminated Environment. 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, 10-14 October, 2007, Sevilla, Spain. 96 - I. Mohomood, V.L. Maria, M. Oliveira, I. Ahmad, M. Pacheco, M.A. Santos. Seasonal assessment of a contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal) using Dicentrarchus labrax L. erythrocytic nuclear abnormalities. 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, 10-14 October, 2007, Sevilla, Spain. 97 - I. Ahmad, V. Maria, M. Oliveira, A. Serafim, M. J. Bebianno, M. Pacheco, M. A. Santos. Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) Gill antioxidant, metallothionein, LPO and genotoxic responses to the Aveiro Lagoon waterborne contamination (Portugal). 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, 10-14 October, 2007, Sevilla, Spain. 98 - I. Ahmad, V. Maria, M. Oliveira, M. Pacheco, M. A. Santos. Dicentrarchus labrax L. kidney oxidative stress and genotoxic responses to contaminated coastal waters. 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region, 10-14 October, 2007, Sevilla, Spain. – 99 - V.L. Maria, Ahmad, I., M.A. Santos. Juvenile Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) DNA Strand Breaks and Lipid Peroxidation Response Following 17b-estradiol two Mode of exposures. 17^th Annual Meeting of SETAC (Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry) – Europe , 22 - 24 May, Porto, Portugal. 100 - Faltam a comunicação da da Sofia na SETAC

PUBLICATIONS

Capítulos de livros / Chapters in books 3. Balls, M., Santos, M. A., & Clothier, R. (1982). The long-term maintenance of differentiated tissues in vitro: paracetamol metabolism and toxicity. In organ culture. Differentiation in vitro. ed. M. M. Yeoman & D. E. S. Truman, pp. 25-47. Cambridge University Press. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Artigos em revistas de circulação internacional com arbitragem científica / Papers in international scientific periodicals with referees 1. Modesto, J. & Santos, M. A. (1976). A pen counter for use in cell counting Med. Biol. Engin. 2. Clothier, R. H., Dewar, J. R., Santos, M. A., North, A. D., Foster, S. Balls, M. (1981). A comparative study of deacetylation of paracetamol by urodele and anuran amphibian organ cultures. Xenobiotica 11: 149-157. 3. Santos, M. A., Hall, A. (1990). Influence of inorganic lead on the biochemical blood composition of the eel, Anguilla anguila L., Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 20, pp. 7-9. 4. Santos, M. A., Pires, F., Hall, A. (1990). Metabolic effects of kraft mill effluents on the eel, Anguilla anguila L., Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 20, pp. 10-19. 5. Santos, M. A., Raposo, F., Figueiredo, M. R., Pacheco, M. (1990). Study of recovery after exposure to kraft mill effluents of Anguilla anguilla L., GSF Bericht 1/92 Proc. Intern. Symp. Ecotox., Munchen, Nov.,1990, pp. 229-238. 6. Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M., Serra, T. (1993). Study of recovery after short-term exposure to kraft mill effluents of Anguilla anguilla L., Sc. Tot. Envir., Suppl. II, pp. 1173- 1178. 7. Pacheco, M. , Santos, M. A. & Van der Gaag, M. (1993). The ecotoxicological relevance of Anguilla anguilla L. as a proposed cytogenetic model model for brackish-water genetic toxicological studies., Sc. Tot. Envir., Suppl. I. , pp. 817-822. 8. Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. (1995). The mutagenicity of cyclophosphamide and kraft mill effluent and sediment on the eel Anguilla anguilla L. Sc. Tot. Envir.,171, pp. 127-130. 9. Pacheco, M. , Santos, M. A. (1996). Induction of micronuclei and nuclear abnormalities in the erythrocytes of Anguilla anguilla L. exposed either to cyclophosphamide or to Bleached Kraft Pulp and Paper Mill Effluents (BKPPME). Fres. Environ. Bull. n 5, pp. 746-751. 10. Santos, M. A. e Pacheco, M. (1996). Anguilla anguilla L. Stress Biomarkers Recovery in Clean Water and Secondary Treated Pulp Mill Effluent. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 35, pp. 96-100. 11. Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. (1997). Induction of EROD activity and genotoxic effects by Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Resin Acids (RAs) on the juvenile eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 38, pp. 252- 259. 12. Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. (1998). Induction of Liver EROD and Erythrocytic Nuclear Abnormalities by Cyclophosphamide and PAHs Anguilla anguilla L.. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 40, pp. 71- 76. 13. Pacheco, M. and Santos , M. A: (1999). Biochemical and Genotoxic Responses of Adult Eeel (Anguilla anguilla L.) to Resin Acids and Pulp Mill Effluent: Laboratory and Field Experiments Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 42, pp. 81- 93. 14. Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. and Magalhães, I. (2000). Anguilla anguilla L. liver organ culture as a toxicological model: in vivo and in vitro liver EROD induction by -naphthoflavone. Fres. Environ. Bull. 9, pp. 527-534. 15. Gravato, C., Santos, M. A., Magalhães, I. (2000). The juvenile Dicenthrarchus Labrax L. biochemical and genotoxic Effects of Harbour Waters. Fres. Environ. Bull. 9, pp. 269-274. 16. Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. (2001). Tissue distribution and temperature dependence of Anguilla anguilla L. EROD activity following exposure to model inducers and relationship with plasma cortisol, lactate and glucose levels. Environment International. 26, pp. 149- 155. 17. Pacheco, M., Santos, M. A. (2001). Biotransformation, Endocrine and Genetic Responses of Anguilla anguilla L. to petroleum Distillate Products and Environmental Contaminated Waters (Anguilla anguilla L.). Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 49: (1) pp. 64-75. 18. M. Pacheco, C. R. Marques, S. C. Antunes, F. Gonçalves, M. A. Santos. (2002). Comparison of Pulp Mill Effluent Impact on EROD Activity and Genotoxicity Induction between Two Gambusia holbrooki Groups. Fres. Environ. Bull. 11, No. 5, pp. 237-242. 19. Pacheco, M., Santos, M.A. (2002). Naphthalene and -Naphthoflavone Effects on Anguilla anguilla L. Hepatic Metabolism and Erythrocytic Nuclear Abnormalities and Endocrine Responses. Environment Internatinal. 28, pp. 285-293. 20. Pacheco, M. and Santos, M. A. (2002). Biotransformation, Genotoxic and Histopathological Effects of Environmental Contaminants in European Eel (Anguilla anguilla L.). Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 53, pp. 331-347. 21. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2002). Juvenile sea bass liver P450, EROD induction and erythrocytic genotoxic responses to PAH and PAH-like compounds. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 51, pp. 115-127. 22. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2002). Liver phase I and phase II enzymatic induction and genotoxic responses in sea bass exposed to -naphthoflavone. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 52, pp. 62-68. 23. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2002). -Naphthoflavone liver EROD and erythrocytic nuclear abnormalities induction in juvenile Dicentrarchus labrax L. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 52, pp. 69-74. 24. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2002). Juvenile sea bass liver biotransformation induction and erythrocytic genotoxic responses to resin acids. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 52, pp. 238-247. 25. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos (2002). EROD induction in sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) and crab (Carcinus maenas L.). Fres. Environ. Bull. 11: Nº 9a, pp. 605-608. 26. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2002). In vitro liver EROD activity inhibition by Ah-receptor agonists. Fres. Environ. Bull. 11: Nº 7, pp. 342-346. 27. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2002). Juvenile sea bass liver biotransformation induction and erythrocytic genotoxic responses to pulp mill contaminants. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 53, pp. 104- 112. 28. V. L. Maria, C. Gravato, A. C. Correia and M. A. Santos. (2002). Biotransformation and genotoxicity responses to PAHs in two teleost species. Fres. Environ. Bull. 11: Nº 9, pp. 609 – 615. 29. V. L. Maria, A. C. Correia and M. A. Santos. (2002). Benzo(a)pyrene and Beta-Naphthoflavone Mutagenic Activation by European Eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) S9 Liver Fraction. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 53, pp. 81-85. 30. V. L. Maria, A. C. Correia and M. A. Santos. (2002). Anguilla anguilla L. Biochemical and Genotoxic Responses to Benzo(a)pyrene. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 53, pp. 86-92. 31. I. Ahmad, M. Pacheco and M. A. Santos (2003). Naphthalene-Induced Differential Tissue Damage Association with Circulating Fish Phagocytes Induction. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 54, pp. 7-15. 32 – Teles, M., Pacheco, M., Santos, M.A. (2003). Anguilla anguilla L. Liver EROD, GST, Erythrocytic Nuclear Abnormalities and Endocrine Responses to Naphthalene and -Naphthoflavone. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 55, pp. 98-107. 33 - V. Maria, A. Correia, M. A. Santos (2003). Genotoxic and Hepatic Biotransformation Responses induced by the Overflow of Pulp Mill and Secondary- treated Effluents on Anguilla anguilla L. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 55, pp. 126-137. 34. C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2003). Dicentrarchus labrax Biotransformation and Genotoxicity Responses after Exposure to a Secondary Treated industrial/urban effluent. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 55, pp. 300-306. 35 - C. Gravato and M. A. Santos. (2003). Genotoxicity biomarkers’ association with B(a)P – biotransformation in Dicentrarchus labrax L.. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 55, pp. 352-358. 36 – Teles, M., Pacheco, M., Santos, M.A. (2003). Anguilla anguilla L. Plasma Cortisol, Lactate and Glucose Responses to Abietic Acid, Dehydroabietic Acid and Retene. Environment International . 29, pp. 995-1000. 37 - V. Maria, A. Correia, M. A. Santos (2003). Genotoxic and Biochemical Responses in Caged eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) after short-term exposure to Harbour Waters. Environment International. 29, pp. 923-929. 38 – M. Oliveira, M. A. Santos, C. Gravato, M. Pacheco (2003) Chromium effects on Anguilla anguilla L. liver organ culture. Fres. Environ. Bull. 12, Nº 4, pp. 349-352. 39 - M. Oliveira, M. A. Santos. (2003). In vitro Dicentrarchus labrax L. Liver Microsomal EROD Activity under Different Thiol Concentrations and its Protective Role against Chromium, Iron and Zinc. Fres. Environ. Bull. 12, Nº 12, pp. 1476-1482. 40 - V. Maria, A. Correia, M. A. Santos (2004). Genotoxic and Liver Biotransformation Responses in Anguilla anguilla L. after exposure to dehydroabietic acid. Fres. Environ. Bull. 13, Nº 1, pp. 56-65. 41 - Ahmad, I. Pacheco, M. and Santos , M. A. (2004). Enzymatic and None-Enzymatic Antioxidants as an Adaptation to Phagocytes-induced Damage in Anguilla anguilla L. Following in situ harbour Water Exposure. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 57, pp. 290- 302. 42 - V. Maria, A. Correia, M. A. Santos (2004). Anguilla anguilla L. Blood and Liver DNA Strand Breaks after BNF exposure. Fres. Environ. Bull. 13, Nº 2, pp. 93-97. 43 - V. Maria, Teles, M., Pacheco, M., A. Correia, M. A. Santos (2004). Biomarker Responses along a Pollution Gradient: Effects of Paper Mill Contaminants on Caged Anguilla anguilla L.. Fres. Environ. Bull. 13, Nº 4, pp. 317 – 325. 44 - Santos, M.A., M. Pacheco and I. Ahmad (2004) Anguilla anguilla L. Antioxidant Responses to in situ Bleached Kraft Pulp Mill Effluent Outlet Exposure. Environment International. 30, pp.301-308. 45 - V. Maria, A. Correia, M. A. Santos (2004). Anguilla anguilla L. Genotoxic and Liver Biotransformation Responses to abietic acid exposure. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 58, pp. 202- 210. 46 – M. Teles, M. Pacheco, M. A. Santos (2004). Responses of European eel (Anguilla anguilla) L. in two polluted environments: In situ Experiments. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 58, pp. 373-378. 47 - M. Oliveira, M. Pacheco, M. A. Santos. (2004). Glutathione Protects Heavy Metals – Induced Inhibition of Hepatic Microsomal EROD Activity in Dicentrarchus labrax L.. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 58, pp. 379 –385. 48 - Pacheco, M., Santos, M. A., Teles, M., Oliveira M., Rebelo, E. (2004). Assessment of Biotransformation and genotoxic biomarkers in feral sand-smelt atherina ( Atherina presbyter ) collected in a contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Fres. Environ. Bull. 13, Nº 12a, pp. 1443-1438. 49 - Teles, M., Gravato, C., Pacheco, M., Santos, M.A. (2004). Juvenile Sea Bass Biotransformation, Genotoxic and Endocrine Responses to BNF, 4- Nonylphenol and 17β-Estradiol Individual and Combined Exposure. Chemosphere 57 (2), pp. 147-158. 50 - Teles, M., Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M. (2005). Endocrine and metabolic changes in Anguilla anguilla L. following exposure to β-naphthoflavone – a microsomal inducer Environment International. 31, pp. 99-104. 51 - Teles, M., Santos, M.A., Pacheco, M. (2005). Juvenile Sparus aurata biotransformation, endocrine and genotoxic responses after exposure to 17β-Estradiol and to its mixture with 4-nonylphenol. Sc. Tot. Envir. 336, pp. 57-69. 52 - V.L. Maria, A.C. Correia and M.A. Santos (2005). Anguilla anguilla L. Genotoxic and EROD Activity Induction Responses after Retene Exposure. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 61, 230-238. 53 - Pacheco, M., M.A. Santos, M. Teles, M. Oliveira, J.E. Rebelo and L. Pombo. 2005. Biotransformation and genotoxic biomarkers in mullet species (Liza sp.) from a contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 107(1-3): 133-153. 54. Teles, M., M. Pacheco and M.A. Santos. 2005. Physiological and genetic responses of European Eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) to short-term chromium or copper exposure - Influence of pre-exposure to a PAH-like compound. Environmental Toxicology 20(1): 92-99. 55 - Oliveira, M., M.A. Santos and M. Pacheco. 2005. Heavy metals inhibition of Anguilla anguilla L. liver microsomal EROD activity and thiol protection. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 14(1): 59-64. 56 - Ahmad, I., Oliveira, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2005. Anguilla anguilla L. oxidative stress biomarkers responses to copper exposure with or without beta-naphthoflavone pre-exposure. Chemosphere 61(2): 267-275. 57 – Gravato, C., Oliveira, M., Santos, M. A. (2005) Rapid Communication, Oxidative stress and genotoxic responses to resin acids in Mediterranean mussels. Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 61(2), 221-229. 58 - C. Gravato, M. Oliveira and M. A. Santos. (2005). Genotoxic Effects and Oxidative Stress Responses Induced by Retene in Marine Mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis). Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 14(1), 44-49. 59 - Santos, M.A., Pacheco, M. and Ahmad, I. 2006. Responses of European eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) circulating phagocytes to an in situ closed pulp mill effluent exposure and its association with organ-specific peroxidative damage. Chemosphere 63(5): 794-801. 60 - Teles, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2006. Biotransformation, stress and genotoxic effects of 17beta-estradiol in juvenile sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.). Environment International 32(4): 470-477. 61 - Ahmad, I., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2006. Anguilla anguilla L. oxidative stress biomarkers: an in situ study of freshwater wetland ecosystem (Pateira de Fermentelos, Portugal). Chemosphere 65(6): 952-962. 62 - Maria, V.L., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2006. Anguilla anguilla L. genotoxic responses after in situ exposure to freshwater wetland (Pateira de Fermentelos, Portugal). Environment International 32(4): 510-515. 63 - Ahmad, I., Maria, V.L., Oliveira, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2006. Oxidative stress and genotoxic effects in gill and kidney of Anguilla anguilla L. exposed to chromium with or without pre-exposure to beta-naphthoflavone. Mutation Research, Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis 608(1): 16–28. 64 - Gravato, C., Teles, M., Oliveira M., Santos. M. A. (2006). Oxidative Stress, Liver Biotransformation and Genotoxic Effects Induced by Copper in Anguilla anguilla L. – The Influence of Pre-exposure to ß-Naphthoflavone. Chemosphere 65, 1821-1830. 65 - Oliveira, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2007. Cytochrome P4501A, genotoxic and stress responses in golden grey mullet (Liza aurata) following short-term exposure to phenanthrene. Chemosphere 66(7): 1284-1291. 66 - Teles, M., Carrillo, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2007. Vitellogenin induction in juvenile Dicentrarchus labrax L. treated with 17beta-estradiol (E2) – relation with exposure route and E2 plasmatic levels. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 16(5): 495-499. 67 - Teles, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2007. Endocrine and metabolic responses of Anguilla anguilla L. caged in a freshwater-wetland (Pateira de Fermentelos - Portugal). The Science of the Total Environment 372(2-3): 562-570. 68 - Guilherme, S., Válega, M., Pereira, M.E., Santos, M.A., Pacheco, M. 2008. Erythrocytic nuclear abnormalities in wild and caged fish (Liza aurata) along an environmental mercury contamination gradient. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 70(3): 411-421. 69 - Oliveira, M., Serafim, A., Bebianno, M.J. , Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2008. European eel (Anguilla anguilla L.) metallothionein, endocrine, metabolic and genotoxic responses to copper exposure. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 70(1): 20-26. 70 - Ahmad, I., Maria, V.L., Oliveira, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2008. Modulatory role of copper on beta-naphthoflavone induced DNA damage in European eel (Anguilla anguilla L.). Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 71(3): 806-812. 71 - Guilherme, S., Válega, M., Pereira, M.E., Santos, M.A., Pacheco, M. 2008. Antioxidant and biotransformation responses in Liza aurata under environmental mercury exposure – relationship with mercury accumulation and implications for public health. Marine Pollution Bulletin 56(5): 845–859. 72 - Oliveira, M., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2008. Organ specific antioxidant responses in Golden grey mullet (Liza aurata) following a short-term exposure to phenanthrene. The Science of the Total Environment 396(1): 70-78. 73 - Mohmood, I., Maria, V., Oliveira, M., Ahmad, I., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2008. Seasonal assessment of a contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal) using Dicentrarchus labrax L. erythrocytic nuclear abnormalities. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin - Special Issue 14th International Symposium on Environmental Pollution and its Impact on Life in the Mediterranean Region (MESAEP), Sevilla, Spain, 10 - 14 Oct. 2007 issue 11b, 2008. 74 - Ahmad, I., Maria, V.L., Oliveira, M., Serafim, A., Bebianno, M.J., Pacheco, M. and Santos, M.A. 2008. DNA damage and lipid peroxidation versus protection responses in the gill of Dicentrarchus labrax L. from a contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). The Science of the Total Environment 406(1-2): 298-307. 75 - Oliveira, M., Maria, V.L., Ahmad, I., Serafim, A., Bebianno, M.J., Pacheco, M., Santos, M.A. 2009. Contamination assessment of a coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal) using defence and damage biochemical indicators in gill of Liza aurata - An integrated biomarker approach. Environmental Pollution 157(3):959-967. 76 - Maria, V. L. Ahmad, I., Santos, M. 2008 A.. Juvenile sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) DNA strand breaks and lipid peroxidation response following 17 beta-estradiol two mode of exposures. Environmental International 34:1. 23-29 77 - V.L. Maria, I.Ahmad , M.Oliveira, A.Serafim, M.J.Bebianno, M.Pacheco, M.A.Santos. 2009.,Wild juvenile Dicentrarchus labrax L. liver antioxidant and damage responses at Aveiro Lagoon,Portugal. Ecotoxicology and EnvironmentalSafety (In Press) Ecotoxicol.Environ.Saf.(2009),doi:10.1016/j.ecoenv.2009.06.001

Academic Positions

1- 1980/1982 - Invited Demonstrator - Aveiro University - Biology Department, September, 1st, 1980.

2- 1982/1987 - Assistant Professor in Biology - Animal Physiology - Aveiro University - Biology Department -January ,15th, 1982.

3- 1987/1991 - Assistant Professor with Definitive nomination in Biology - Animal Physiology - Aveiro University - Biology Departament - January ,15th, 1987.

4- 1991/2004 - Associate Professor with Definitive nomination in Biology - Animal Physiology - Aveiro University - Biology Departament - July, 19th, 1991.

5- 2004/2005 – Associate Professor with Definitive nomination in Biology - Animal Physiology - Agregation in Biology- Aveiro University - Biology Departament.

6 - January 2006 - Full Professor

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

1 - BSc in Biology and Geology
- Lisbon University - Sciences Faculty – 1972.

2 - MSc in Biology - Scientific .
- Lisbon University - Sciences Faculty - March 1974.

3 - Ph. D. - duly admitted - October de 1979
- Medical School - Nottigham University .

4 – Ph. D. Equivalnce to the academic degree of Doctor in Biologia by the Aveiro University de - December 1982.

5 – Agregation in Biologia, na Universidade de Aveiro – October 2004.

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