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Liliana Costa

Liliana Costa

  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Marine & Estuarine Ecology


FCT Grants

Thesis title: Terapia fágica como alternativa de baixo impacto ambiental para inactivar bactérias patogénicas em pisciculturas

Supervisor: Prof Dra Adelaide Almeida
Category: BO
Grant type: BI
Funding entity: FCT
Grant reference: PTDC/AAC-AMB/112934/2009
Start date: 2012-09-01
End date: 2013-08-31

Scientific Supervision

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Projects

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  • Rapid methods for the testing of tetrapyrrolic derivatives as photosensitizers for photodynamic antimicrobial therapy See more

Publications

WoS Papers (17)
Costa L., Carvalho C.M.B., Tomé J.P.C., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2010) Sewage bacteriophage inactivation by cationic porphyrins: influence of light parameters. In: FCT Grants. Photochemical And Photobiological Sciences. 9, 8, 1126-1133.
Costa L., Alves E., Carvalho C. M. B., Tomé J. P. C., Faustino M .A. F., Neves M. G. P. S., Tomé A .C., Cavaleiro J .A. S., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2008) Sewage bacteriophage photoinactivation by cationic porphyrins: a study of charge effect. In: FCT Grants. Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. 7, 4, 415 – 422
Carvalho C.M.B., Tomé J.P.C., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Costa L., Alves E., Oliveira A., Cunha Â., Almeida A. (2009) Antimicrobial photodynamic activity of porphyrin derivatives: potential application on medical and water disinfection. In: FCT Grants. Journal Of Porphyrins & Phthalocyanines. 13, 5, 575-577.
Alves E., Costa L., Carvalho C. M. B., Tomé J. P. C., Faustino M. A. F., Neves M. G. P. S., Tomé A. C., Cavaleiro J. A. S., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2009) Charge effect on the photoinactivation of Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria by cationic porphyrins. In: FCT Grants. Bmc Microbiology . 9, 1, 70
Almeida A., Cunha Â., Gomes N.C.M., Alves E., Costa L., Faustino M.A.F. (2009) Phage therapy and photodynamic therapy: low environmental impact approaches to inactivate microorganisms in fish farming plants. In: FCT Grants. Marine Drugs. 7, 268-313.
Carvalho C.M.B., Alves E., Costa L., Tomé J.P.C., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Almeida A., Cunha A., Lin Z., Rocha J. (2010) Functional Cationic Nanomagnet-Porphyrin Hybrids for the Photoinactivation of Microorganisms. In: FCT Grants. Acs Nano. 4, 12, 7133–7140
Costa L., Tomé J.P.C., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé A.C, Cavaleiro J.A.S., Faustino M.A.F., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2011) Evaluation of resistance development and viability recovery by a non-enveloped virus after repeated cycles of aPDT. In: FCT Grants. Antiviral Research. 91, 3, 278-282.
Alves E., Costa L., Cunha Â., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Almeida A. (2011) Bioluminescence and its application in the monitoring of antimicrobial photodynamic therapy. In: FCT Grants. Applied Microbiology And Biotechnology. 92, 6, 1115-1128.
Costa L., Faustino A., Faustino M.A.F., Cunha A., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2012) Photodynamic Inactivation of Mammalian Viruses and Bacteriophages. In: FCT Grants. Viruses. 4, 7, 1034-1074.
Costa L., Tomé J.P.C., Neves M.G.P.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Cunha A., Faustino M.A.F., Almeida A. (2012) Susceptibility of non-enveloped DNA- and RNA-type viruses to photodynamic inactivation. In: FCT Grants. Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. 11, 10, 1520-1523.
Costa L., Faustino M.A.F. , Tomé J.P.C., Neves M.G.P.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2013) Involvement of type I and type II mechanisms on the photoinactivation of non-enveloped DNA and RNA bacteriophages. In: FCT Grants. Journal Of Photochemistry And Photobiology B: Biology. 120,
Silva Y.J., Costa L., Pereira C., Cunha A., Calado R., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2014) Influence of environmental variables in the efficiency of phage therapy in aquaculture. In: FCT Grants. Microbial Biotechnology. 7, 5, 401-413.
Mateus C., Costa C., Silva Y., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2014) Efficiency of phage cocktails in the inactivation of Vibrio in aquaculture. In: FCT Grants. Aquaculture. 424, 167-173.
Almeida J., Tome J.P.C., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tome A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Cunha A., Costa L., Faustino M.A.F., Almeida A. (2014) Photodynamic inactivation of multidrug-resistant bacteria in hospital wastewaters: influence of residual antibiotics. In: FCT Grants. Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. 13, 4, 626-633.
Mateus L., Costa L., Silva Y.J., Pereira C., Almeida A. (2014) Effect of lysozyme addition on the activity of phages against Vibrio parahaemolyticus. In: FCT Grants. Aquaculture. 432, 125-129.
Costa L., Esteves A.C., Correia A., Moreirinha C., Delgadillo I., Cunha A., Neves M.G.P.S., Faustino M.A.F., Almeida A. (2014) SDS-PAGE and IR spectroscopy to evaluate modifications in the viral protein profile induced by a cationic porphyrinic photosensitizer. In: FCT Grants. Journal Of Virological Methods. 209, 103-109.
Silva Y.J., Costa L., Pereira C., Mateus C., Cunha A., Calado R., Gomes N.C.M., Pardo M.A., Hernandez I., Almeida A. (2014) Phage Therapy as an Approach to Prevent Vibrio anguillarum Infections in Fish Larvae Production. In: FCT Grants. Plos One. 9, 12,
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Communications (22)
Almeida A, Costa L, Cunha A, Carvalho C, Tomé J, Faustino M A, Neves M. G, Tomé A, Cavaleiro J (2007) Effects of light intensity and porhyrin concentration on sewage bacteriophage inactivation. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L, Carvalho C, Tomé J, Faustino A, Neves G, Tomé A, Cavaleiro J, Zhi Lin, Rainho J, Rocha J, Cunha A, Almeida A (2007) Sewage bacteriophage photoinactivation by porphyrins immobilized in solid matrixes. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L., Costa L. , Almeida A., Almeida A., Cunha A., Cunha A., Carvalho C., Tomé J., Faustino M.A., Tomé J., Neves M.G., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G., Tomé A., Cavaleiro J., Tomé A., Cavaleiro J. (2007) Photoinactivation of sewage bacteriophages with cationic porphyrins. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L., Almeida A., Cunha A., Carvalho C., Tomé J., Faustino M.A., Neves M.G., Tomé A., Cavaleiro J. (2007) Effects of cationic porphyrins charge on a sewage bacteriophage inactivation. In: FCT Grants.
Dias S.R.S., Carvalho C.M.B., Tomé J.P.C., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé A.C., Alves E., Costa L., Tavares A., Almeida A., Cunha Â., Cavaleiro J.A.S. (2009) New immobilized photosensitizers for the photoinactivation of environmental microorganisms. In: FCT Grants.
Tavares A., Carvalho C.M.B., Tomé J.P.C., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Alves E., Costa L., Almeida A. (2009) Study of the photodynamic inactivation mechanism of a recombinant bioluminescent Escherichia coli. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L. , Lopes J., Cunha A., Gomes N., Carvalho C.M.B., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.S, Tomé J.P.C., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S, Almeida A. (2009) Importance of type I and type II pathways on sewage bacteriophage photoinactivation. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L. , Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Carvalho C.M.B., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé J.P.C., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S, Almeida A. (2009) Involvement of type I and type II mechanisms on MS2 sewage bacteriophage photoinactivation. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L. , Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Carvalho C.M.B., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé J.P.C., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S, Almeida A. (2009) Effect of different sources and light intensities on T4-like sewage bacteriophage photoinactivation. In: FCT Grants.
Alves E., Costa L., Carvalho C.M.B., Tomé J.P.C., Faustino M.A.F. , Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Almeida A., Cunha Â., Lin Z. (2011) Photodynamic inactivation of bacteria and bacteriophages with new cationic nanomagnet-porphyrin hybrids. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L , Carvalho CMB, Faustino MAF, Tomé JPC, Neves GPMS, Tomé AC, Cavaleiro JAS, Cunha A, Gomes NCM, Almeida A (2011) Behaviour of a non-enveloped virus after ten repeated cycles of aPDT. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L, Carvalho CMB, Faustino MAF, Tomé JPC, Neves GPMS, Tomé AC, Cavaleiro JAS, Cunha A, Gomes NCM, Almeida A (2010) Study of viral resistance following repeated exposure to aPDT and recovery of viability. In: FCT Grants.
Costa L., Tomé J., Neves M.G., Tomé A. C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Cunha A., Faustino M.A.F., Almeida A. (2012) Susceptibility of non-enveloped DNA- and RNA–type viruses to photodynamic inactivation. In: FCT Grants.
Almeida J,, Tomé J, , Tomé A, , Neves G, , Cavaleiro J, , Cunha A, , Faustino A, Costa L., Almeida J (2012) Photoinactivation of multidrug-resistant bacteria in hospital wastewaters: influence of antibiotics in its effectiveness. In: FCT Grants.
Silva YJ, Pereira C, Costa L, Cunha A, Gomes NCM, Almeida A (2013) Influence of organic matter content in the inactivation of the fish pathogenic Aeromonas salmonicida by a new isolated bacteriophage. In: FCT Grants.
Silva YJ, Costa L, Pereira C, Calado R, Gomes NCM, Cunha A, Almeida A (2013) Application of a rapid method for bacteria detection, in order to evaluate the effect of different environmental variables in the efficiency of phage therapy in fish farms. In: FCT Grants.
Almeida A., Mateus L., Silva Y., Costa L., Pereira P. , Cunha A. (2013) Efficacy of a phage cocktail against Vibrio parahemolyticus infection in aquaculture. In: FCT Grants.
Carla Pereira, Yolanda J. Silva, Liliana Costa, Frederico Azevedo, Ângela Cunha, Adelaide Almeida (2013) Bacteriophages with potential to treat furunculosis in marine fish: survival, host specificity and host phage dynamics. In: FCT Grants.
Lília Mateus, Carla Pereira, Yolanda J. Silva, Liliana Costa, Ângela Cunha, Adelaide Almeida (2013) INACTIVATION OF AQUACULTURE VIBRIO PARAHEMOLYTICUS BY THE USE OF PHAGE COCKTAILS. In: FCT Grants.
Neves M.G.P.M.S., Alves E., Costa L., Rodrigues J.M.M., Carvalho C.M.B., Almeida A., Cunha C., Faustino M.A.F., Tomé J.P.C. (2014) New Photoactive Nanomaterials for Environmental Applications. In: FCT Grants.
Pereira S., Pereira C., Silva Y.J., Costa L and Almeida A. Phage cocktails as an alternative to inactivation of Enterobacter cloacae . In: FCT Grants.
Pereira S.,Reis S., Pereira C., Silva Y.J., Costa L., Almeida A. (2014) Potential of phage cocktails in the inactivation of Enterobacter cloacae. In: FCT Grants.
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