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  Angela Augusta Soares de Almeida  
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  e-mail: aaalmeida@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Functional Biodiversity
 
 
   
     
  Thesis title: Pharmaceutical drugs under present and future climatic scenarios: what are the toxicological consequences to marine invertebrate species?
  Supervisor: Dra Rosa Freitas, Dra Etelvina Figueira, Dr Valdemar Esteves
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: FCT
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/110218/2015
  Start date: 2016-01-01
  End date: 2020-01-01
Publications
  1. Almeida A., Calisto V., Domingues M.R.M., Esteves V.I., Schneider R.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2017) Comparison of the toxicological impacts of carbamazepine and a mixture of its photodegradation products in Scrobicularia plana. Journal Of Hazardous Materials. 323, 220-232. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2016.05.009
  2. Almeida A., Calisto V., Esteves V.I., Schneider R.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2017) Toxicity associated to uptake and depuration of carbamazepine in the clam Scrobicularia plana under a chronic exposure. Science Of The Total Environment. 580, 1129-1145. (see details) ISI paper
  3. Teixeira M., Almeida A., Calisto V., Esteves V.I., Schneider R.J., Wrona F.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2017) Toxic effects of the antihistamine cetirizine in mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis. Water Research. 114, 316-326. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2017.02.032
  4. Patrícia Oliveira, Ângela Almeida,Vânia Calisto, Valdemar I. Esteves, Rudolf J. Schneider, Frederick J. Wrona, Amadeu M. V. M. Soares, Etelvina Figueira, *Rosa Freitas (2017) Physiological and biochemical alterations induced in the mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis after short and long-term exposures to carbamazepine. . Water Research. 117, 102-114. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.watres.2017.03.052
  5. Ângela Almeida, Patrícia Oliveira, Vânia Calisto, Valdemar I. Esteves, Rudolf J. Schneider, Amadeu M. V. M. Soares, Etelvina Figueira, Rosa Freitas (2017) Ecotoxicity of the antihistaminic drug cetirizine in Ruditapes philippinarum clams. Science Of The Total Environment. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.05.149
  6. Francesca Coppola, Ângela Almeida, Bruno Henriques, Amadeu M.V.M Soares, Etelvina Figueira, Eduarda Pereira, Rosa Freitas (2017) Biochemical impacts of Hg in Mytilus galloprovincialis under present and predicted warming scenarios. Science Of The Total Environment. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.05.201
  7. Francesca Coppola, Ângela Almeida, Bruno Henriques, Amadeu M.V.M Soares, Etelvina Figueira, Eduarda Pereira, *Rosa Freitas (2017) Biochemical responses and accumulation patterns of Mytilus galloprovincialis exposed to thermal stress and Arsenic contamination. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. (see details) ISI paper
  8. Freitas R., Pires A., Velez C., Almeida A., Moreira A., Wrona F.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E. (2016) Effects of seawater acidification on Diopatra neapolitana (Polychaete, Onuphidae): Biochemical and regenerative capacity responses. Ecological Indicators. 60, 152-161. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.06.032
  9. Freitas R., Almeida A., Calisto V., Velez C., Moreira A., Schneider R.J., Esteves V.I., Wrona F.J., Figueira E., Soares A.M.V.M. (2016) The impacts of pharmaceutical drugs under ocean acidification: New data on single and combined long-term effects of carbamazepine on Scrobicularia plana. Science Of The Total Environment. 541, 977-985. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.09.138
  10. Pires A., Almeida A., Correia J., Calisto V., Schneider R.J., Esteves V.I., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2016) Long-term exposure to caffeine and carbamazepine: Impacts on the regenerative capacity of the polychaete Diopatra neapolitana. Chemosphere. 146, 565-573. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.12.035
  11. Rocha L.S., Almeida A., Nunes C., Henriques B., Coimbra M.A., Lopes C.B., Silva C.M., Duarte A.C., Pereira E. (2016) Simple and effective chitosan based films for the removal of Hg from waters: Equilibrium, kinetic and ionic competition. Chemical Engineering Journal. 300, 217-229. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2016.04.054
  12. Pires A., Almeida A., Calisto V., Schneider R.J., Esteves V.I., Wrona F.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2016) Long-term exposure of polychaetes to caffeine: Biochemical alterations induced in Diopatra neapolitana and Arenicola marina. Environmental Pollution. 214, 456-463. (see details) ISI paper
  13. Pires A., Almeida A., Calisto V., Schneider R.J., Esteves V.I., Wrona F.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2016) Hediste diversicolor as bioindicator of pharmaceutical pollution: Results from single and combined exposure to carbamazepine and caffeine. Comparative Biochemistry And Physiology C-toxicology & Pharmacology. 188, 30-38. (see details) ISI paper
  14. Cruz D., Almeida A., Calisto V., Esteves V.I., Schneider R.J., Wrona F.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2016) Caffeine impacts in the clam Ruditapes philippinarum: Alterations on energy reserves, metabolic activity and oxidative stress biomarkers. Chemosphere. 160, 95-103. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.06.068
  15. Freitas R., Almeida A., Calisto V., Velez C., Moreira A., Schneider R.J., Esteves V.I., Wrona F.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E. (2015) How life history influences the responses of the clam Scrobicularia plana to the combined impacts of carbamazepine and pH decrease. Environmental Pollution. 202, 205-214. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2015.03.023
  16. Freitas R., Pires A., Velez C., Almeida A., Wrona F.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E. (2015) The effects of salinity changes on the Polychaete Diopatra neapolitana: Impacts on regenerative capacity and biochemical markers. Aquatic Toxicology. 163, 167-176. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aquatox.2015.04.006
  17. Almeida A., Freitas R., Calisto V., Esteves V.I., Schneider R.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E. (2015) Chronic toxicity of the antiepileptic carbamazepine on the clam Ruditapes philippinarum. Comparative Biochemistry And Physiology C-toxicology & Pharmacology. 172, 26-35. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org 10.1016/j.cbpc.2015.04.004
  18. Freitas R., Almeida A., Pires A., Velez C., Calisto V., Schneider R.J., Esteves V.I., Wrona F.J., Figueira E., Soares A.M.V.M. (2015) The effects of carbamazepine on macroinvertebrate species: Comparing bivalves and polychaetes biochemical responses. Water Research. 85, 137-147. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2015.08.003
  19. Almeida A., Calisto V., Esteves V.I., Schneider R.J., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2014) Presence of the pharmaceutical drug carbamazepine in coastal systems: Effects on bivalves. Aquatic Toxicology. 156, 74-87. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.aquatox.2014.08.002
  1. Resende Cruz J., Almeida A., Calisto V. , Schneider R.J., Esteves V.I., Figueira E., Soares A.M.V.M., Freitas R. (2015) The impacts of caffeine in the clam species Ruditapes philippinarum: Biochemical alterations induced after acute exposure and recovery periods. Toxicology Letters. 238 , 2, S136-S137. (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxlet.2015.08.428
  2. Pires A., Correia J., Almeida Â., Nunes B., Calisto V., Schneider R., Esteves V., Figueira E., Soares A.M.V.M., Freitas R. (2015) Investigating the regenerative capacity of the polychaete Diopatra neapolitana when exposed to three pharmaceutical drugs (carbamazepine, paracetamol, caffeine). Toxicology Letters. 238 , 2, S336 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxlet.2015.08.957
  1. Freitas R., Almeida A., Calisto V., Velez C., Moreira A., Schneider R., Esteves V., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E. (2015) How life history influences the responses of the clam Scrobicularia plana to the combined impacts of pH decrease and carbamazepine. (see details)
  2. Almeida I., Correia J., Calisto V., Velez C., Schneider R., Esteves V., Soares A., Figueira E., Freitas R. (2015) Chronic responses of the clam Scrobicularia plana to the antiepileptic carbamazepine. Toxicology Letters. 238, 2, S137-S137. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxlet.2015.08.430
  3. Rosa Freitas, Ângela Almeida, Diogo Cruz, Vânia Calisto, Patrícia Silva, Diana Lima, Valdemar I. Esteves, Rudolf J. Schneider (2015) Development of sensitive analytical methods for studies on environmental exposure and effects. (see details)
  4. Freitas, R.,Velez, C., Pires, A., Almeida, A.,Moreira, A., Calisto, V., A., Rudolf J. Schneider, Esteves, V.I., Frederick Wrona, Figueira, E. and A.M.V.M. Soares (2015) The use of biomarkers under a climate change scenario: bivalves vs polychaetes. (see details)
  5. Freitas R., Almeida A., Calisto V., Esteves V., Soares A.M.V.M, Figueira E. (2014) Presence of carbamazepine in coastal systems: effects on bivalves. SETAC Europe 24th Annual Meeting 11-15 May2014, Basel, Switzerland. (see details)
  6. Miguel Teixeira, Ângela Almeida, Catia Velez, Frederick J. Wrona, Amadeu M.V.M Soares, Etelvina Figueira, Rosa Freitas Can bivalves recover from short-term exposure to environmental changes? The combined effect of salinity shifts and Arsenic contamination. (see details)
  7. Almeida Â, Freitas R, Calisto V, Esteves VI, Soares AMVM, Figueira E. Presence of the pharmaceutical carbamazepine in the clam V. decussata: comparison of acute and chronic toxicity tests. (see details)
  8. Almeida Â, Calisto V, Esteves VI, Soares AMVM, Figueira E, Freitas R. Chronic toxicity of an antiepileptic on the clam V. philippinarum. . (see details)
  9. Rosa Freitas, Ângela Almeida, Vânia Calisto, Cátia Velez, Anthony Moreira, Rudolf J. Schneider3, Valdemar I. Esteves, Frederick J. Wrona, Etelvina Figueira and Amadeu M.V.M. Soares The impacts of pharmaceutical drugs under ocean acidification: new data on single and combined chronic effects of Carbamazepine on Scrobicularia plana. (see details)
  10. Ângela Almeida, Vânia Calisto, Valdemar I. Esteves, Rudolf J. Schneider, Amadeu M. V. M. Soares, Etelvina Figueira, Rosa Freitas Ecotoxicity of the antihistaminic drug cetirizine on stress biomarkers of the clam Ruditapes philippinarum. (see details)