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Maria Helena Machado Trindade De Donato

Maria Helena Machado Trindade De Donato

Invited Professor

  • Department: Plant Biology
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : Researcher ID L-3084-2013


Curriculum Vitae

Academic Degrees


1996- PhD in Biology (Plant Biotechnology)- Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University, entitled “Eucalyptus globulus Labill.: Systems for in vitro regeneration”.


1986- Degree in Biology-Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University, final classification 17 (in 20).


 


Professional Career


6-12-2000 until present- Invited Assistant professor at the Plant Department, Faculty of Sciences, Lisbon University.


1997-2000- Researcher at Raiz, Florest and Paper Research Institute


1987-1996- Researcher at Soporcel (Forest Research Center)


1986/87- Research Fellow in a project entitled Study of secondary metabolite production in Geranium robertianum


Main Research Areas


Plant in vitro cultures, including micropropagation and organogenesis


Molecular markers for the study of genetic diversity in populations


Study of terpene synthase genes 

Scientific Supervision

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Projects

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Publications

WoS Papers (26)
Mendes M.D., Figueiredo A.C., Oliveira M.M., Trindade H. (2014) Influence of culture media and fungal extracts on essential oils composition and on terpene synthase gene expression in Thymus caespititius. In: Curriculum Vitae. Plant Cell Tissue And Organ Culture. 118, 3, 457-469.
Mendes M.D., Barroso J.G., Oliveira M.M., Trindade H. (2014) Identification and characterization of a second isogene encoding gamma-terpinene synthase in Thymus caespititius. In: Curriculum Vitae. Journal Of Plant Physiology. 171, 12, 1017-1027.
Mendes M.D., Figueiredo A.C., Oliveira M.M., Trindade H. (2013) Essential oil production in shoot cultures versus field-grown plants of Thymus caespititius. In: Curriculum Vitae. Plant Cell Tissue And Organ Culture. 113, 2, 341-351.
Trindade H., Sena I., Goncalves S., Romano A. (2012) Genetic diversity of wild populations of Tuberaria major (Cistaceae), an endangered species endemic to the Algarve region (Portugal), using ISSR markers. In: Curriculum Vitae. Biochemical Systematics And Ecology. 45, 49-56.
Ahmadi N., Negrao S., Katsantonis D., Frouin J., Ploux J., Letourmy P., Droc G., Babo P., Trindade H., Bruschi G., Greco R., Oliveira M.M., Piffanelli P., Courtois B. (2011) Targeted association analysis identified japonica rice varieties achieving Na+/K+ homeostasis without the allelic make-up of the salt tolerant indica variety Nona Bokra. In: Curriculum Vitae. Theoretical And Applied Genetics. 123, 6, 881-895.
Mendes M.D., Lima A.S., Trindade H., Correia A.I.D., Barroso J.G., Pedro L.G., Figueiredo A.C. (2011) ISSR molecular characterization and leaf volatiles analysis of Pittosporum undulatum Vent. naturalized in the Azores archipelago (Portugal). In: Curriculum Vitae. Industrial Crops And Products. 33, 3, 710-719.
Faria J.M.S., Lima A.S., Mendes M.D., Leiria R., Geraldes D.A., Figueiredo A.C., Trindade H., Pedro L.G., Barroso J.G., Sanches J. (2011) Eucalyptus from Mata Experimental do Escaroupim (Portugal): Evaluation of the Essential Oil Composition from Sixteen Species. In: Curriculum Vitae. Xxviii International Horticultural Congress On Science And Horticulture For People (ihc2010): A New Look At Medicinal And Aromatic Plants Seminar. 925, 61-66. 978-90-66056-44-2.
Trindade, H (2010) Molecular biology of aromatic plants and spices. A review. In: Curriculum Vitae. Flavour And Fragrance Journal. 25, 5, 272-281.
Lima A.S., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J.G., Pedro L.G. (2010) Volatile and molecular analysis of Juniperus brevifolia (Seub) Antoine, an Azorean endemic species. In: Curriculum Vitae. Biochemical Systematics And Ecology. 38, 4, 621-629.
Lima A.S., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J.G., Pedro L.G. (2010) Molecular and Volatiles Characterization of Portuguese Thymus caespititius Chemotypes. In: Curriculum Vitae. Iv International Symposium On Breeding Research On Medicinal And Aromatic Plants - Isbmap2009. 860, 81-85. 978-90-66052-70-3.
Mendes M.D., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C., Pedro L.G., Barroso J.G. (2010) Trichomes Morphology and Essential Oils Composition in Micropropagated vs. Field Grown Thymus caespititius Plants. In: Curriculum Vitae. Iv International Symposium On Breeding Research On Medicinal And Aromatic Plants - Isbmap2009. 860, 215-218. 978-90-66052-70-3.
Trindade H., Costa M.M., Lima S.B., Pedro L.G., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J.G. (2009) A combined approach using RAPD, ISSR and volatile analysis for the characterization of Thymus caespititius from Flores, Corvo and Graciosa islands (Azores, Portugal). In: Curriculum Vitae. Biochemical Systematics And Ecology. 37, 5, 670-677.
Mendes M.D., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C., Pedro L.G., Barroso J.G. (2009) Chaerophyllum azoricum Trel. grown in the Azores archipelago, Portugal: evaluation of the genetic diversity using molecular markers and comparison with volatile oils profiles. In: Curriculum Vitae. Flavour And Fragrance Journal. 24, 5, 259-265.
Lima A.S., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J.G., Pedro L.G. (2009) Volatile characterization and molecular polymorphism evaluation among Azorean Laurus azorica. In: Curriculum Vitae. Planta Medica. 75, 9, 929-929.
Faria J.M.S., Nunes I.S., Figueiredo A.C., Pedro L.G., Trindade H., Barroso J.G. (2009) Biotransformation of menthol and geraniol by hairy root cultures of Anethum graveolens: effect on growth and volatile components. In: Curriculum Vitae. Biotechnology Letters. 31, 6, 897-903.
Mendes M.D., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J.G., Fontinha S.S., Pedro L.G. (2009) Volatile and molecular characterization of two Portuguese endemic species: Angelica lignescens and Melanoselinum decipiens. In: Curriculum Vitae. Biochemical Systematics And Ecology. 37, 2, 98-105.
Nunes I.S., Faria J.M.S., Figueiredo A.C., Pedro L.G., Trindade H., Barroso J.G. (2009) Menthol and Geraniol Biotransformation and Glycosylation Capacity of Levisticum officinale Hairy Roots. In: Curriculum Vitae. Planta Medica. 75, 4, 387-391.
Trindade H., Costa M.M., Sofia B.L.A., Pedro L.G., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J.G. (2008) Genetic diversity and chemical polymorphism of Thymus caespititius from Pico, Sao Jorge and Terceira islands (Azores). In: Curriculum Vitae. Biochemical Systematics And Ecology. 36, 10, 790-797.
Tereso S., Miguel C.M., Mascarenhas M., Roque A., Trindade H., Maroco J., Oliveira M.M. (2008) Improved in vitro rooting of Prunus dulcis Mill. cultivars. In: Curriculum Vitae. Biologia Plantarum. 52, 3, 437-444.
Trindade H., Pais M.S. (2003) Meristematic nodule culture: a new pathway for in vitro propagation of Eucalyptus globulus. In: Curriculum Vitae. Trees-structure And Function. 17, 4, 308-315.
Trindade H., Boavida L.C., Borralho N., Feijo J.A. (2001) Successful fertilization and seed set from pollination on immature non-dehisced flowers of Eucalyptus globulus. In: Curriculum Vitae. Annals Of Botany. 87, 4, 469-475.
Trindade H., Pais M.S. (1997) In vitro studies on Eucalyptus globulus rooting ability. In: Curriculum Vitae. In Vitro Cellular & Developmental Biology-plant. 33, 1, 1-5.
TRINDADE H., KARMALI A., PAIS M.S. (1988) ONE-STEP PURIFICATION AND PROPERTIES OF CATALASE FROM LEAVES OF ZANTEDESCHIA-AETHIOPICA. In: Curriculum Vitae. Biochimie. 70, 12, 1759-1763.
Trindade H., Sena I., Figueiredo A.C. (2016) Characterization of alpha-pinene synthase gene in Pinus pinaster and P. pinea in vitro cultures and differential gene expression following Bursaphelenchus xylophilus inoculation. In: Curriculum Vitae. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum. 38, 6,
Lima A.S., Schimmel J., Lukas B., Novak J., Barroso J.G., Figueiredo A.C., Pedro L.G., Degenhardt J., Trindade H. (2013) Genomic characterization, molecular cloning and expression analysis of two terpene synthases from Thymus caespititius (Lamiaceae). In: Curriculum Vitae. Planta. 238, 1, 191-204.
Filipe A., Cardoso J.C.R., Miguel G., Anjos L., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C., Barroso J., Power D.M., Marques N.T. (2017) Molecular cloning and functional characterization of a monoterpene synthase isolated from the aromatic wild shrub Thymus albicans. In: Curriculum Vitae. Journal Of Plant Physiology. 218, 35-44.
Other Papers (11)
Bahcevandziev, K., Pinto, I., Semião, M., Mota, P.,Trindade, H. (2014) Quantification of the DNA content in different accessions of Thymus caespititius. In: Curriculum Vitae. Discourse Journal Of Agriculture And Food Sciences. 2, 277-283.
Trindade H., Ferreira J., Pais M. S., Aloni R. (1990) The role of cytokinin and auxin in rapid multiplication of shoots of Eucalyptus globulus grown in vitro. . In: Curriculum Vitae. Aust. For.. 53, 221-223.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2013) Myrtus communis L. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec. 6, 29-30.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2013) Hypericum perforatum L. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec . 7, 30-32.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2013) Óleos essenciais de espécies de Eucalyptus. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec. 8, 96-100.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2013) Thymus capitellatus Hoffmanns. & Link. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec. 9, 12-15.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2014) Mentha pulegium L. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec. 10, 32-55.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia Plantas aromáticas e medicinais da Mata Experimental do Escaroupim e do Campo de Tiro. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec. 6, 27-28.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2014) Lavandula luisieri (Rozeira) Rivas-Martínez e Lavandula pedunculata (Mill.) Cav. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec. 11, 38-41.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2014) Pinus pinaster Aiton e Pinus pinea L. In: Curriculum Vitae. Agrotec. 12, 23-27.
Figueiredo A. C., L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, H. Trindade, J. Sanches, C. Oliveira, M. Correia (2014) Juniperus navicularis Gand. In: Curriculum Vitae. 13, 20-23.
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Thesis (1)
Trindade, H. (1996) Eucalyptus globulus Labill.: Systems for in vitro regeneration. In: Curriculum Vitae. PhD Thesis.
Communications (25)
Trindade H., S. C. Lucas, J. Franco, A. V. Assunção, A. C. Figueiredo (2014) Contributo para a caracterização de uma variedade de pêra tida como Portuguesa (Pyrus communis L.). In: Curriculum Vitae. 3 Simpsio Nacional De Fruticultura, 4 A 5 De Dezembro De 2014, Vila Real, Portugal. p. 93
Faria J. M. S., I. Sena, P. M. Barbosa, B. Ribeiro, J. G. Barroso, L. G. Pedro, L. Ascensão, H. Trindade, M. Mota, A. C. Figueired (2013) PlantBioNem –A biotecnologia vegetal na avaliação de fitonematicidas para controlo do nemátode da madeira do pinheiro. In: Curriculum Vitae. 7 Congresso Florestal Nacional, Florestas - Conhecimento E Inovao, 5 A 8 De Junho De 2013, Vila Real, Bragana, Portugal. p. 192
Faria J. M. S., P. M. Barbosa, I. Sena, B. Ribeiro, J. G. Barroso, L. G. Pedro, L. Ascensão, H. Trindade, M. Mota, A. C. Figueiredo (2013) Plant in vitro cultures as model systems for evaluating phytoparasitic nematodes invasion mechanism and phytonematicidals screening. In: Curriculum Vitae. Xiii Congresso Luso-espanhol De Fisiologia Vegetal, 24 A 28 De Julho, Fcul Lisboa, Portugal. p.196
Mendes M. D., Figueiredo A.C., Oliveira M.M., Trindade H. (2013) Culture media effect on α-terpineol synthase gene expression and essential oils composition in Thymus caespititius grown in vitro. In: Curriculum Vitae. Terpnet2013 - 11th International Meeting On Biosynthesis, Function And Biotechnology Of Isoprenoids In Terrestrial And Marine Organisms, Junho 1-5, Kolymvari, Crete, Greece. p.144
Mendes M.D., Figueiredo A.C., Oliveira M.M., Trindade H. (2013) Influence of Botrytis cinerea extracts on terpene synthase gene expression in Thymus caespititius shoot cultures. In: Curriculum Vitae. 8th International Symposium On In Vitro Culture And Horticultural Breeding, 2 A 7 De Junho, Coimbra, Portugal. p. 223
Rodrigues M.A.A., Lima A.S., Oliveira M.M., Barroso, J.G., Trindade H. (2013) Thymus caespititius terpene synthases - a functional study by heterologous expression in Arabidopsis. In: Curriculum Vitae. Proceedings Xiii Congresso Luso-espanhol De Fisiologia Vegetal. p.194
Lima A.S., Bahcevandziev K., Figueiredo A.C., Pedro L.G., Barroso J.G., Trindade H. (2012) Volatiles stability of field propagated Thymus caespititius chemotypes. In: Curriculum Vitae. 43rd International Symposium On Essential Oils, 5-8 De Setembro, Lisboa, Portugal. p.129
Lucas S.C., Grego J.A.B., Rebelo M.F., Lopes M.F.R., Marques A.M., Figueiredo A.C., Trindade H. (2012) Aclimatação ex vitro de pereira (Pyrus communis L.) micropropagada. Estudo de substratos. In: Curriculum Vitae. Congresso Investigao E Desenvolvimento No Ips (instituto Politcnico De Santarm). p.18
Lucas S.C., Grego J.A.B., Trindade H., Figueiredo A.C. (2012) Comparative evaluation of fruit volatiles from two pear (Pyrus communis L.) Portuguese varieties. In: Curriculum Vitae. 43rd International Symposium On Essential Oils, 5-8 De Setembro, Lisboa, Portugal. p.94
Mendes M.D., Figueiredo A.C., Trindade H. (2012) Effect of different culture media on the essential oil composition of in vitro grown Thymus caespititius. In: Curriculum Vitae. 43rd International Symposium On Essential Oils, 5-8 De Setembro, Lisboa, Portugal. p.215
Sena I., Faria J.M., Sanches J., Trindade H., Pedro L.G., Barroso J.G., Figueiredo A.C- (2012) Essential oil composition from twenty six Eucalyptus taxa from Mata Experimental do Escaroupim (Portugal). In: Curriculum Vitae. 43rd International Symposium On Essential Oils, 5-8 De Setembro, Lisboa, Portugal. p.216
Bahcevandziev K., Lima A.S., Trindade H. (2011) Estimation of nuclear DNA content in various chemotypes of Thymus caespititius Brot. (Lamiaceae) by flow cytometry. In: Curriculum Vitae. 1st Annual Conference, Plant Engine, Cost Meeting, Action Fa1006. 2011, p.28
Bahcevandziev K., Guilherme R., Melo, F., Mota P., Trindade H. (2011) Estudo preliminar de quimiótipos de Thymus caespititius com recurso à técnica da citometria de fluxo. In: Curriculum Vitae. Proceedings 3 Colquio Nacional De Horticultura Biolgica. p.42
Faria J. M. S., I. Sena, P. Barbosa, B. Ribeiro, J. G. Barroso, L. G. Pedro, L. Ascensão, H. Trindade, M. Mota, A. C. Figueiredo (2013) Óleos essenciais como agentes anti-nemátode e a sua influência em co culturas in vitro nemátode / planta. In: Curriculum Vitae. Mini-workshop Sobre O Estado Actual Do Conhecimento Em Portugal Sobre O Nemtode Da Madeira Do Pinheiro (nmp), Integrado No âmbito Da Unidade Curricular De Agricultura E Florestas, Do Mestrado Em Ecologia E Gesto Ambiental Departamento De Biologia Vegetal, Faculdade De Cincias Da Universidade De Lisboa, 6 De Maio De 2013, Lisboa, Portugal.
Mota M., P. Barbosa, J. M. S. Faria, I. Sena, B. Ribeiro, A. M. Rodrigues, I. Silva, L. Mota, J. G. Barroso, L. G. Pedro, L. Ascensão, H. Trindade, A. C. Figueiredo (2013) Breve historial da investigação efectuada no NemaLab (ICAAM) e CBV / FCUL (IBB) sobre o Nemátode da Madeira do Pinheiro (NMP). In: Curriculum Vitae. Mini-workshop Sobre O Estado Actual Do Conhecimento Em Portugal Sobre O Nemtode Da Madeira Do Pinheiro (nmp), Integrado No âmbito Da Unidade Curricular De Agricultura E Florestas, Do Mestrado Em Ecologia E Gesto Ambiental Departamento De Biologia Vegetal, Faculdade De Cincias Da Universidade De Lisboa, 6 De Maio De 2013, Lisboa, Portugal.
Mota M, Barbosa P, Rodrigues AM, Silva I, Ascensão L, Silva MN, Ferreira ACS, Vasconcelos MW, Faria JMS, Sena I, Ribeiro B, Barroso JG, Pedro LG., Trindade H, Figueiredo A C (2015) Characterization of the pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus system in Portugal: phytochemical, histopathological, molecular and biotechnological approaches. In: Curriculum Vitae. 47th Annual Meeting Of The Organization Of Nematologists Of Tropical America. (onta 2015) (may 17-22). Varadero, Cuba, P. O-20. .
Sena I., H. Trindade, A. C. Figueiredo (2015) α-Pinene synthase gene expression following nematode invasion in Pinus pinaster and P. pinea with Bursaphelenchus xylophilus in vitro co cultures. In: Curriculum Vitae. 46th International Symposium Of Essential Oils (iseo 2015), 13 A 16 De Setembro, Lublin, Poland. 70
Figueiredo A. C., J. M. S. Faria, I. Sena, B. Ribeiro, H. Trindade, L. Ascensão, L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, M. Mota (2015) Plant biotechnology in phytonematicidals screening (PlantBioNem). In: Curriculum Vitae. 46th International Symposium Of Essential Oils (iseo 2015), 13 A 16 De Setembro, Lublin, Poland. 69
Barbosa P., A. M. Rodrigues, I. Vieira da Silva, J. M. S. Faria, I. Sena, B. Ribeiro, H. Trindade, L. Ascensão, L. G. Pedro, J. G. Barroso, A. C. Figueiredo, M. Mota (2015) Pine Wilt Disease: evaluation of nematode phytochemical control and nematode-host interactio. In: Curriculum Vitae. 67th International Symposium On Crop Protection (67th Iscp), 19 Maio, Ghent, Blgica. 103
Mota M., P. Barbosa, A. M. Rodrigues, I. Vieira da Silva, L. Ascensão, M. Nunes da Silva, A. C. Silva Ferreira, M. W. Vasconcelos, J. M. S. Faria, I. Sena, B. Ribeiro, J. G. Barroso, L. G. Pedro, H.Trindade, A. C. Figueiredo (2015) Characterization of the pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus-Pinus system in Portugal: phytochemical, histopathological, molecular and biotechnological approaches. In: Curriculum Vitae. 47th Annual Onta (organization Of Nematologists Of Tropical America) Meeting, 17 A 22 De Maio, Varadero, Cuba. O-20
Faria JMS, Barbosa PM, Sena I, Ribeiro B, Barroso JG, Pedro LG, Ascensão L, Trindade H, Mota M, Figueiredo AC (2013). Plant in vitro cultures as model systems for evaluating phytoparasitic nematodes invasion mechanism and phytonematicidals screening. In: Curriculum Vitae. Xiii Congresso Luso-espanhol De Fisiologia Vegetal (fv2013. Lisboa, Portugal..
Figueiredo C, Faria JMS, Sena I, Ribeiro B, Trindade H, Ascensão L, Barroso JG, Pedro LG, Mota M (2015) Plant biotechnology in phytonematicidals screening (PlantBioNem). . In: Curriculum Vitae. 46th International Symposium On Essential Oils (iseo 2015) (september 13-16). Lublin, Polnia, P.69..
Faria JMS, Sena I, Barbosa PM, Ribeiro B. Barroso JG. Pedro LG, Ascensão L, Trindade H, Mota M, Figueiredo AC (2013). PlantBioNem – A biotecnologia vegetal na avaliação de fitonematicidas para controlo do nemátode da madeira do pinheiro, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus. In: Curriculum Vitae. 7 Congresso Florestal Nacional. Florestas € Conhecimento E Inovao, (junho 5-8). Vila Real/bragana, Portugal..
Lira P., H. Trindade, A. C. Figueiredo (2016) In vitro rooting of Pinus pinaster and P. pinea. In: Curriculum Vitae. 6th International Congress On Medicinal And Aromatic Plants (cipam 2016), 29 De Maio A 1 De Junho, Coimbra, Portugal, P. 138.
Filipe A., J. C. R. Cardoso, G. Miguel, L. Anjos, H. Trindade, A. C. Figueiredo, J. Barroso, D. M. Power, N. T. Marques (2017) Molecular cloning and functional characterization of a novel monoterpene synthase isolated from the aromatic wild shrub Thymus albicans. In: Curriculum Vitae. 48th International Symposium On Essential Oils, 10 A 13 Setembro, Pcs, Hungria. Natural Volatiles & Essential Oils 4: 103.
Other Publications (1)
Trindade H., S. C. Lucas, J. Franco, A. V. Assunção, A. C. Figueiredo (2014) Contributo para a caracterização de uma variedade de pêra tida como Portuguesa (Pyrus communis L.). Actas Portuguesas de Horticultura 23: 3º Simpósio Nacional de Fruticultura, pp. 478-485. In: Curriculum Vitae.

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