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Elsa Verónica Pontes Gonçalves

Elsa Verónica Pontes Gonçalves

Master of Science

  • Department: Faculty of Sciences University of Lisbon
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : A-1459-2017
  • Thesis title: 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 Supervisor: Professora Ana Cristina da Silva Figueiredo Category: BO Grant type: BI Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia Grant reference: PTDC/AGR-FOR/4391/2014 Start date: 2016-04-01 End date: 2019-03-30


CURRICULUM VITAE

Academic career


2011 - Bachelor's degree in Terrestrial Environmental Biology with final average of 14 values University of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.

2014 - Master's degree in Biology of the Conservation for University of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.


Career development


2012 (July) / 2012 (October) - Researcher of the Project PTDC / AGR-CFL /098869/2008 (Of July of 2012 to October of 2012): "Developing an adaptive management system goes predicting and mitigating damage caused the pine wilt nematode B. xylophilus in Portugal."

2016 (01/07/2016) / to the date - Researcher of the project DC/AGR-GO /4391/2014, "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."



Research interests

Biology and pathology of plants

Chemicals of plants

Scientific Supervision

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Projects

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Publications

WoS Papers (0)
Other Papers (1)
Pimentel, C. S. Goncalves, E. V. Firminoa, P. N. Calvão, T. Fonseca, L. Correia, O. Máguas, C. (2016) Differences in constitutive and inducible defences in pine species determining susceptibility to pinewood nematode C. In: 66, 1,
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Thesis (1)
Elsa Verónica Pontes Gonçalves (2014) Avaliação da resistência de espécies de Pinus a Bursaphelenchus xylophilus pela análise de fitoquímicos. In:
Communications (7)
Bonifácio L., M. L. Inácio, E. M. Sousa, M. F. Pereira, A. M. Maurício, E. Gonçalves, J. G. Barroso, A. C. Figueiredo (2016) O papel do inseto vetor Monochamus galloprovincialis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) na dispersão da doença da murchidão dos pinheiros e como quebrar o ciclo infecioso. In: Xvii Congresso Ibrico De Entomologia, 5 A 8 De Setembro, Laboratrio Nacional De Engenharia Civil, Lisboa, P. 38.
M. Alice Pinto, Ediclan Soares, Elsa Gonçalves, Alexandra Amaral, Felícia Fonseca, João Rua, Margarida Arrobas, Sónia A.P. Santos (2009) Diversidade e abundância da mesofauna numa área de solos serpentínicos do Nordeste de Portugal. In: Xxvi Jornadas De La Asociacin Espaola De Entomologa. Granada.
Gonçalves E., J. G. Barroso, A. C. Figueiredo, E. Sousa, L. Bonifácio (2017) Volatiles from different Cerambycidae beetles that colonize pine wilt Pinus pinaster trees in Portugal. In: Iufro 125th Anniversary Congress, 18 A 22 Setembro, Freiburg, Alemanha, P. 180.
Bonifácio L., E. Gonçalves, J. G. Barroso, A. C. Figueiredo, M. F. Pereira, A. M. Maurício, E. M. Sousa (2017) How to break the infection cycle of the Pine Wilt Disease caused by the nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus. In: Encontro Nacional Com A Cincia E A Tecnologia, Cincia 2017, 3 A 5 De Julho, Centro De Congressos De Lisboa Portugal.
Bonifácio L., E. Gonçalves, J. G. Barroso, A. C. Figueiredo, E. M. Sousa (2017) Volatiles released by Cerambycidae beetles used as chemical clues by the pine wood nematode to identify the insect vector inside the dead pine host tree. In: 2017 Isce/apace, 33rd Annual Meeting Of The International Society Of Chemical Ecology (isce) And The 9th Meeting Of The Asia-pacific Association Of Chemical Ecologist (apace), 23 A 27 De Agosto, Japo.
Bonifácio L., E. Gonçalves, J. G. Barroso, A. C. Figueiredo, M. F. Pereira, A. M. Maurício, E. M. Sousa (2017) NEMATRANSFER. In: Redeagro 4th Annual Conference € Foster Innovation Through Resilient And Efficient Agro-food & Forestry Systems, Ulisboa Innovation Week, 3-9 De Maio, Universidade De Lisboa, Lisboa, P 18.
Bonifácio L., E. M. Sousa, M. F. Pereira, E. Gonçalves, J. G. Barroso, A. C. Figueiredo (2016) Decoding the pine wood nematode transfer from the dead host tree to the insect vector. In: Pine Wilt Disease Conference 2016 (iufro Working Party 7.02.10), 29 Agosto A 2 Setembro, Seoul, South Korea, P. 93.
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