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  Marta Salgueiro Alves  
  Phone: +351 234 370 970  
  e-mail: martasalves@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Stress Biology
 
ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AUTHOR: (Alves M*) AND AUTHOR: (Henriques I*)  
  Direct URL for this page: http://www.cesam.ua.pt/martasalves  
     
  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
Research interests

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

Molecular Microbiology Laboratory
Academic Degrees

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


Degree in Biotechnology, Aveiro University, July 2011

Professional Activities

2013-present: 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.

Publications
  1. 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. Scientific Reports. 6, (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep23908
  2. 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. Frontiers In Microbiology. 5, (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2014.00419
  3. 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. Frontiers In Microbiology. 5, (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2014.00426
  4. 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. Microbial Drug Resistance. 18, 531-537. (see details) ISI paper
  1. Marta Salgueiro Alves (2013) Antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli isolates from different sources. MSc Thesis. (see details)
  1. 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. (see details)
  2. 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. (see details)
  3. 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. (see details)
  4. 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. (see details)
  5. 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. (see details)
  6. 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. (see details)