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Marta Salgueiro Alves

Marta Salgueiro Alves

PhD student

  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Stress Biology
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : AUTHOR: (Alves M*) AND AUTHOR: (Henriques I*)
  • Thesis title: Studying the role of bacterial communities on Pine Wilt Disease development Supervisor: Dra. Isabel da Silva Henriques Category: BO Grant type: BD Funding entity: FCT Grant reference: SFRH/BD/92999/2013 Start date: 2014-04-01 End date: 2018-04-01


Reviewer in International Journals


  • Frontiers in Microbiology

  • Genetics and Molecular Biology

Professional Activities

04/2014-04/2018: PhD fellowship from FCT: "Studying the role of bacterial communities on Pine Wilt Disease development" (SFRH/BD/92999/2013). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.


2012-2013: BI fellowship from FCT: MICRONEMA - "Análise espacial e temporal das comunidades microbianas na doença do pinheiro" (BI/CESAM/PTDC/BIA-MIC/3768/2012). CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro.

Academic Degrees

Master in Industrial and Environemental Biotechnology, Aveiro University, July 2013


Degree in Biotechnology, Aveiro University, July 2011

Research interests

Diversity of complex microbial communities; antibiotic resistance in natural environments.

Scientific Supervision

In progress
Concluded

Projects

In progress
Concluded

Publications

WoS Papers (6)
Henriques I., Araújo S., Azevedo J.S.N., Alves M.S., Chouchani C., Pereira A., Correia A. (2012) Prevalence and diversity of carbapenem-resistant bacteria in untreated drinking water in Portugal. In: Research interests. Microbial Drug Resistance. 18, 531-537.
Moura A., Araujo S., Alves M.S., Henriques I., Pereira A., Correia A.C.M. (2014) The contribution of Escherichia coli from human and animal sources to the integron gene pool in coastal waters. In: Research interests. Frontiers In Microbiology. 5,
Alves M.S., Pereira A., Araujo S.M., Castro B.B., Correia A.C.M., Henriques I. (2014) Seawater is a reservoir of mult-resistant Escherichia coli, including strains hosting plasmid-mediated quinolones resistance and extended-spectrum beta-lactarnases genes. In: Research interests. Frontiers In Microbiology. 5,
Alves M., Pereira A., Matos P., Henriques J., Vicente C., Aikawa T., Hasegawa K., Nascimento F., Mota M., Correia A., Henriques I. (2016) Bacterial community associated to the pine wilt disease insect vectors Monochamus galloprovincialis and Monochamus alternatus. In: Research interests. Scientific Reports. 6,
Amorim C.L., Alves M., Castro P.M.L., Henriques I. (2018) Bacterial community dynamics within an aerobic granular sludge reactor treating wastewater loaded with pharmaceuticals. In: Research interests. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 147, 905-912.
Alves M., Pereira A., Vicente C., Matos P., Henriques J., Lopes H., Nascimento F., Mota M., Correia A., Henriques I. (In press) The role of bacteria in pine wilt disease: insights from microbiome analysis. In: Research interests. Fems Microbiology Ecology.
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Thesis (1)
Marta Salgueiro Alves (2013) Antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli isolates from different sources. In: Research interests. MSc Thesis.
Communications (7)
Moura A., Araújo S., Alves M., Henriques I., Correia A., Pereira A. (2013) Integron profiling of antibiotic resistance Escherichia coli strains from a coastal environment. In: Research interests.
Alves M., Pereira A., Araújo S., Castro B., Correia A., Henriques I. (2013) Characterization of Escherichia coli from water and faecal pollution sources: data to assess health risks and to identify sources of contamination. In: Research interests.
Alves M.S., Pereira A., Araújo S., Castro B., Correia A., Henriques I. (2014) Phylogenetic diversity and antibiotic resistance of Escherichia coli from water and fecal pollution sources in an uninhabited island in Portugal. In: Research interests.
Alves, M.S., Matos, P., Pereira, A., Lopes, H., Henriques, J., Vicente, C., Mota, M., Correia, A., Henriques I. (2015) Characterization of the bacterial community associated to Pine Wilt Disease through culture-independent methods. In: Research interests.
Alves, M.S., Matos, P., Pereira, A., Vicente, C., Henriques, J., Lopes, H., Mota, M., Correia, A., Henriques, I. (2015) Unveiling the bacterial community associated to Pine Wilt Disease insect-vector. In: Research interests.
Alves, M.S., Matos, P., Pereira, A., Vicente, C., Henriques, J., Lopes, H., Mota, M., Correia, A., Henriques, I. (2015) Bacterial community associated to Monochamus, the insect-vector of pine wilt disease. In: Research interests.
Fidalgo C, Alves M, Henriques I, Alves A (2017) The endophytic microbiome of Halimione portulacoides. In: Research interests.
Other Publications (0)

CESAM - Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar - Universidade de Aveiro

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