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  Bruno Miguel Machado Guimarães  
  Phone: +351918391229  
  e-mail: bguimaraes@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Stress Biology
 
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  Thesis title: MEmO: Multigenerational Exposure in ecotoxicological model species – effects, mechanisms and implicatiOns
  Supervisor: Dr.ª Mónica Amorim and Dr. Jörg Römbke
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: FCT
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/95559/2013
  Start date: 2014-01-01
  End date: 2017-12-31
Academic Degrees

2007-2009: Master in Clinic Laboratorial Biology,  Department of Veterinary Sciences, Department of Genetic and Biotechnology, and Institute of Biotechnology and Bioengeneering, Center of Genetic and Biotechnology, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real (Portugal)


Thesis title: "Resistance to antibiotics and virulence factors in commensal strains of Enterococcus spp. of healthy children", supervised by Prof. Dr. Patrícia Poeta and co-supervised by Prof. Dr. Gilberto Igrejas.


2003-2008: Degree in Biology,  scientific area, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real (Portugal)

Professional Experience

2013 May - October: Research fellowship (BI/UI88/6544/2013),  Department of Biology and Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies  (CESAM), University of Aveiro (UA), Aveiro (Portugal)


In the FCT research project entitled “NANOkA: NANO Particles: standardization of methods for environmental risk Assessment” (PTDC/BIA-BEC/103716/2008). Responsible Investigator: Dr. Mónica Amorim.


2012 March - October: Research fellowship (Bolsa Mestre 2),  Coimbra Polytechnic Agriculture School (ESAC), Coimbra (Portugal)


In the FCT research project entitled “NanoDC - Electrokinetic remediation of soil contaminated with persistent organic pollutants using iron nanoparticles” (PTDC/AGR-AAM/101643/2008). Advisor: Dr. Célia Ferreira.


2010 - 2011: Food safety laboratory director,  TeQualim – Segurança Alimentar, Terrugem, Sintra (Portugal)


Performing several tasks like management, supervision, microbiological and chemical food analyses, among others in a food safety laboratory.

Area of scientific activity

Soil ecotoxicology

Participation in Conferences/Seminars

2013 – Participation on workshop “SPME 2013 – Food Control and Solid-phase microextraction (SPME)”, 25 January 2013, UA, Aveiro.


2012 – Participation on the liquid chromatography (HPLC) advance seminary, 20 December 2012, ESAC, Coimbra.


2012 – Participation on the workshop “Biotecnologia, Alimentação, Agricultura e Pescas”, under the project “Gateway To 7pq – Promotion Of Portuguese Biotechnology Smes Into Fp7”, 17 December 2012, Biocant, Cantanhede.


2012 – Participation on the workshop “Alternatives to animal use in pre-clinical studies”, under the European project “ShareBiotech”, 10 December 2012, Biocant, Cantanhede.


2012 – Participation on the gas chromatography (GC) advance seminary, 25 October 2012, ESAC, Coimbra.


2012 – Participation on the “II Encontro Biotecnologia e Agricultura: O Futuro é Agora”, 5 July 2012, ESAC, Coimbra.


2012 – Participation on the “1st Symposium on Subsoil Characterization and Remediation”, 4 June 2012, Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto.


2011 – Training in “Labway – Lims” software.


2011 – Participation on the technical session introducing new normative documents "NP ISO 1996-1 and NP ISO 1996-2".


2010 – Training in “CRM” software.


2010 – Training in “NP EN ISO/IEC 17025” – Accreditation of laboratories.


2010 – Participation on the seminary introducing ACQUITY UPLC Class H.


2009 – Participation in conferences "Hereditary Diseases: Methods of Diagnosis and Molecular Basis", University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real.


2008 – Participation in the forum “Empreendedorismo, inovação e competitividade na região norte”, University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real.

Projects
NANOkA: NANO Particles: standardization of methods for environmental risk Assessment [see details]

Publications
  1. Guimarães B, Barreto A, Radhouani H, Figueiredo N, Gaspar E, Rodrigues J, Torres C, Igrejas G, Poeta P. (2009) Genetic detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-containing Escherichia coli isolates and vancomycin-resistant enterococci in fecal samples of healthy children. 15, 3, 211-216. (see details)
    Link: http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/abs/10.1089/mdr.2009.0910
  2. Barreto A, Guimarães B, Radhouani H, Araújo C, Gonçalves A, Gaspar E, Rodrigues J, Igrejas G, Poeta P. (2009) Detection of antibiotic resistant E. coli and Enterococcus spp. in stool of healthy growing children in Portugal. 49, 6, 503-512. (see details)
    Link: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jobm.200900124/pdf
  1. Bruno Guimarães (2009) Resistance to antibiotics and virulence factors in commensal strains of Enterococcus spp. of healthy children . (see details)
    Link: http://repositorio.utad.pt/handle/10348/2096
  1. Emilio Rosales, J.P. Gustav Loch, Celia Dias-Ferreira, Bruno Guimarães (-) Development of a cell adapted to measure electro-osmotic flow associated with the movement of nZVI. (see details)
  2. H. Radhouani, A. Gonçalves, S. Ramos, L. Pinto, C. Coelho, C. Caleja, A. Barreto, A. Brandão, B. Guimarães, C. Carneiro, C. Araújo, I. Moura, N. Figueiredo, S. Pinheiro, T. Almeida, C. Gomes, S. Vieira, J. Vaz, J. Façanha, M. Vicente, E. Bastos, C. Carvalho, F. Ruiz-Larrea, C. Torres, P. Domingues, R. Vitorino, P. Martins-Costa, M. Hébraud, L. Izarra, J. Rodrigues, P. Poeta, G. Igrejas (-) Genomic and proteomic analysis applied to antibiotic resistance evaluation from human and animal bacterial strains. (see details)
  3. Bruno Guimarães, Ângela Barreto, Hajer Radhouani, Nicholas Figueiredo, Joana Barros, Inês Moura, Eurico Gaspar, Jorge Rodrigues, Carmen Torres, Gilberto Igrejas, Patrícia Poeta (-) Estudo genómico da resistência a antibióticos em Enterococcus spp. de amostras fecais de crianças saudáveis em Portugal. (see details)
  4. Ângela Barreto, Bruno Guimarães, Hajer Radhouani, Eurico Gaspar, Jorge Rodrigues, Carmen Torres, Gilberto Igrejas, Patrícia Poeta (-) Detecção de Entornos Genéticos no gene blaCTX-M1 em Escherichia coli produtoras de β-lactamases de amplo espectro isoladas de amostras fecais de crianças saudáveis. (see details)
  5. Bruno Guimarães, Ângela Barreto, Hajer Radhouani, Nicholas Figueiredo, Eurico Gaspar, Jorge Rodrigues, Carmen Torres, Gilberto Igrejas, Patrícia Poeta (-) Genómica aplicada à detecção da resistência a aminoglicosídeos de elevada carga em Enterococcus spp. isolados de amostras fecais de crianças. (see details)
  6. Ângela Barreto, Hajer Radhouani, Bruno Guimarães, Alexandre Gonçalves, Eurico Gaspar, Jorge Rodrigues, Carmen Torres, Gilberto Igrejas, Patrícia Poeta (-) Antibiotic Resistance and Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamases among Escherichia coli isolates recovered from healthy children in Portugal. (see details)
  7. Ângela Barreto, Bruno Guimarães, Hajer Radhouani, Eurico Gaspar, Jorge Rodrigues, Carmen Torres, Gilberto Igrejas, Patrícia Poeta (-) Genetic characterization of antibiotic resistance in faecal Escherichia coli isolates recovered from healthy children in Portugal. (see details)
  8. Bruno Guimarães, Ângela Barreto, Hajer Radhouani, Nicholas Figueiredo, Joana Barros, Inês Moura, Eurico Gaspar, Jorge Rodrigues, Carmen Torres, Gilberto Igrejas, Patrícia Poeta (-) Diversidade de espécies de Enterococcus spp. em amostras fecais de crianças saudáveis. (see details)
  9. Bruno Guimarães (-) Procedimentos Convencionais num Laboratório Certificado. (see details)