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Anabela de Oliveira Pereira

Anabela de Oliveira Pereira

Higher technician - Biology/ Environmental Laboratoires

  • Department: CESAM
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  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : ResearcherID: H-4800-2013


Academic Degrees

2007 - PhD in Biology, University of Aveiro
2001 - Master in Molecular Microbioloy, University of Aveiro
1998 - Degree in Biology, University of Aveiro

Functions

- Support to the management and execution of laboratory work;


- Support of the necessary equipment to perform Biochemical/ Molecular Biology/ Microbiological analysis in biological and environmental samples;


- Technical support in the management, maintenance and repair of laboratory equipment;


- Technical support to I&D projects;


-  Management of stocks and residues;


- Management of special gas net in the building III;


- Support to the analytical data treatment through statistical methods.

Scientific Supervision

In progress
Concluded

Projects

In progress
Concluded
  • Impact of phytoremediation processes on bacterial communities from Pb and Cd contaminated soils See more
  • MICRONEMA - Spatial and temporal analysis of microbial community in Pine Wilt Disease See more
  • BioREM See more
  • SEAGULL- Identification of nonpoint sources of faecal pollution in a natural environment: contributing data for risk assessment See more
  • MARMER: The role of salt marsh plants on mercury cycle. Identifying plant-bacteria-Hg interactions critical for ecosystem remediation See more
  • Assessing conformational stability of aspartic proteinases with biotechnological and medical relevance – Unfolding/refolding of dimeric and monomeric proteins See more

Publications

WoS Papers (15)
Sarmento A.C., Oliveira C.S., Pereira A.O., Esteves V.I., Moir A.J.G., Saraiva J., Pires E., Barros M. (2009) Unfolding of cardosin A in organic solvents and detection of intermediaries. In: Journal Of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic. 57, 115-122.
Cardoso T., Oliveira C., Sarmento A.C., Pereira A., Nutley M.A., Jess T., Kelly S.M., Cooper A., Price N.C., Pires E., Barros M. (2009) Acetonitrile-induced unfolding of porcine pepsin A. A proposal for a critical role of hydration structures in conformational stability. In: International Journal Of Biological Macromolecules. 45, 3, 213-220.
Oliveira C.S., Sarmento A.C., Pereira A., Correia I., Pessoa J.C., Esteves V.I., Fonseca H., Pires E., Barros M. (2009) Non-native states of cardosin A induced by acetonitrile: activity modulation via polypeptide chains rearrangements. In: Journal Of Molecular Catalysis B: Enzymatic. 61, 274-278.
Santos C., Pereira A., Pereira S., Teixeira J. (2004) Regulation of gluamine synthetase expression in sunflower cells exposed to salt and osmotic stress. In: Scientia Horticulturae. 103, 1, 101-111.
Cleary D.F.R., Oliveira V., Gomes N.C.M., Pereira A. , Henriques I., Marques B., Almeida A., Cunha A., Correia A., Lillebø A.I. (2012) Impact of sampling depth and plant species on local environmental conditions, microbiological parameters and bacterial composition in a mercury contaminated salt marsh. In: Marine Pollution Bulletin. 64, 2, 263-271.
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: Microbial Drug Resistance. 18, 531-537.
Pereira A., Santos A., Tacão M., Alves A., Henriques I., Correia A. (2013) Genetic diversity and antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli from Tagus estuary (Portugal). In: Science Of The Total Environment. 461, 65-71.
Araújo S., Henriques I.S., Leandro S.M., Alves A., Pereira A., Correia A. (2014) Gulls identified as major source of fecal pollution in coastal waters: a microbial source tracking study. In: Science Of The Total Environment. 470-471, 84-91.
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: 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: Frontiers In Microbiology. 5,
Henriques I., Araujo S., Pereira A., Menezes-Oliveira V.B., Correia A., Soares A.M.V.M., Scott-Fordsmand J.J., Amorim M.J.B. (2015) Combined effect of temperature and copper pollution on soil bacterial community: Climate change and regional variation aspects. In: Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 111, 153-159.
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: Scientific Reports. 6,
Capela M.N., Tobaldi D.M., Oliveira C., Pereira A., Duarte A.S., Seabra M.P., Fernandes M.H.V. (2017) Bioactivity and antibacterial activity against E-coli of calcium-phosphate-based glasses: Effect of silver content and crystallinity. In: Ceramics International. 43, 16, 13800-13809.
Capela M.N., Tobaldi D.M., Oliveira C., Pereira A., Duarte A.S., Seabra M.P., Fernandes M.H.V. (2017) Bioactivity and antibacterial activity against E. coli of calcium-phosphatebased glasses: Effect of silver content and crystallinity. In: Ceramics International. 43, 16, 13800-13809.
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: Fems Microbiology Ecology.
Other Papers (4)
Duarte A.S., Pereira A., Cabrita A.S., Moir A., Pires E., Barros M. (2005) The Characterisation of the Collagenolytic Activity of Cardosin A Demonstrates its Potential Application for Extracellular Matrix Degradative Processes. In: Current Drug Discovery Technologies. 1, 2, 37-44.
Pereira AO, Cartucho D, Duarte AS, Gil MH, Cabrita AS, Patrício JA, Barros MT (2005) Immobilisation of cardosin A in chitosan sponges as a novel Implant for drug delivery. In: Current Drug Discovery Technologies . 2, 4, 231-238.
Henriques I., Ramos R.T.J., Baraúna R.A., de Sá P.H., Almeida D.M., Carneiro A.R., Barbosa S., Pereira A., Alves A., Saavedra M.J., Egas C., Silva A., Correia A. (2013) Draft genome sequence of Serratia fonticola UTAD54, a carbapenem- resistant strain isolated from drinking water. In: Genome Announcements. e00970-13.
Carneiro A.R., Ramos R.T.J., Baraúna R.A., de Sá P.H., Almeida D.M., Barbosa S., Pereira A., Alves A., Egas C., Correia A., Henriques I., Silva A. (2013) Draft Genome sequence of Serratia fonticola LMG 7882T isolated from freshwater. In: Genome Announcements. 1, e00971-13.
Books (0)
Book Chapter (0)
Thesis (2)
Pereira A. O. (2007) Cardosina A como modelo para o estudo da estabilidade conformacional de proteinases aspárticas. In: PhD Thesis.
Pereira A. O. (2001) Imobilização da cardosina A para aplicação biomédica. In: MSc Thesis.
Communications (6)
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:
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:
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:
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:
Alves, M.S., Matos, P., Pereira, A., Lopes, H., Henriques, J., Vicente, C., Mota, M., Correia, A., Henriques, I. (2015) The role of the microbiota in Pine Wilt Disease: insights from culture-independent methods. In:
Marta Alves, Patrícia Matos, Anabela Pereira, Helena Lopes, Joana Henriques, Cláudia Vicente, Manuel Mota, António Correia, Isabel Henriques (2015) The role of bacteria in Pine Wilt Disease: insights from culture-independent methods. In:
Other Publications (4)
Pereira A. , Duarte A.S. , Gil H. , Pires E. , Barros M. (2001) Cardosin A immobilised on chitosan. Arquivos de Patologia e Anatomia Patológica da Universidade de Coimbra,. In:
Duarte A.S., Pereira A., Gil H. , Pires E., Cabrita S., Barros M . (2001) Potential Mechanisms of cardosin A action as a new anti-fibrosis agent. Arquivos de Patologia e Anatomia Patológica da Universidade de Coimbra. Vol. 33, 2001-supp, C8. In:
Duarte A.S. , Pereira A., Cabrita S. , Moir A. , Pires E., Barros M. (2001) Utilisation of a plant enzyme in prevention of fibrosis and adhesion. Arquivos de Patologia e Anatomia Patológica da Universidade de Coimbra, Vol. 33, 2001-supp, C3. In:
Cartucho D., Valadas G., Pereira A., Barros M., Cabrita A.M.S., Patricio J. (2001) Evaluation of chitosan in the abdominal cavity. FASEB Journal, 15; 5(II): 819. In:

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