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  João André da Mota Pedrosa  
  Phone: 917093330  
  e-mail: joao.pedrosa@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD Student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Functional Biodiversity
 
 
   
     
  Thesis title: MIcroevolutionary Dynamics and Genetic Erosion in pollution-affected Chironomus populations
  Supervisor: Prof. Doutor Amadeu Soares
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/75606/2010
  Start date: 2011-07-01
  End date: 2015-06-30
Research project

2006-2008: FCT Project (BLM) - Physiologically -Based Toxicity responses integrating metal speciation predictions from PBT a biotic ligand model.  Biology Department, University of Aveiro.

Projects
MIDGE - MIcroevolutionary Dynamics and Genetic Erosion in pollution-affected Chironomus populations [see details]

Publications
  1. Pedrosa J.A.M., Cocchiararo B., Bordalo M.D., Rodrigues A.C.M., Soares A.M.V.M., Barata C., Nowak C., Pestana J.L.T. (2017) The role of genetic diversity and past-history selection pressures in the susceptibility of Chironomus riparius populations to environmental stress. Science Of The Total Environment. 576, 807-816. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.10.100
  1. Pestana J.L.T., Campos D., Lemos M.F.L., Pedrosa J., Alves A., Correia A., Barata C., Soares A.M.V.M (2011) Indirect effects of Carbendazim in freshwaters. A laboratory study using a simple detritus based food web. (see details)
  2. Pedrosa J., Santos S.C.V., Verdelhos T., Lemos M.F.L. , Pestana J.L.T., Barata C., Soares A.M.V.M. (2011) Cellular energy allocation in Chironomus riparius: sensitivity and relevance. (see details)
  3. Jesus M.F.T., Pedrosa J.A.M., Ross P., Ranville J., Nogueira A.J.A. Integrating the variation of environmental conditions in the prediction of non-lethal effects of metals to Daphnia magna. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Nogueira A.J.A., Pedrosa J.A.M., Jesus F.T. Modelling interactions between environmental conditions and metal toxicity at physiological level. (see details) ISI paper
  5. Nogueira A.J.A., Pedrosa J.A.M., Jesus F.T. Modelling interactions between environmental conditions and metal toxicity at physiological level. (see details) ISI paper