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  Bruno Nunes  
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  e-mail: nunes.b@ua.pt  
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  Department: Biology Department  
  Research group: Functional Biodiversity
 
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Projects

CONTROL - Effective Methods for Monitoring of Environmental Contamination and Risk Assessment in Coastal Areas and Estuaries / contract number PDCTM/C/MAR15266/1999.


Assessment of the environmental impact caused by relevant xenobiotics used in marine aquaculture in eggs and larvae of seabream (Sparus Aurata). Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Portuguesas (financed by Acções Integradas Luso-Espanholas - 2003/2004, Acção Nº E-38/03).


EELEANORA - Impact of exposure to pollutants for the contribution on specific populations of eels, for the renewal of the European stock / contract number POCTI/BSE/47918/2002.


UraniumRisk - Development and validation of tools for risk assessment in contaminated sites / contract number POCI/AMB/60899/2004.


Principal researcher - BiOtoMetal - Multidisciplinary assessment of aquatic environments by anthropogenic contaminants, using a combination of biomarkers and otolith chemical analysis in fish / contract number PTDC/AMB/70431/2006


CONTROLCLAM: sustainable methods for the control of the invasive species Corbicula fluminea in hidro-dependent facilities / contract number  PTDC/AAC-AMB/113515/2009)


Member of the project “Firetox: Toxic Effects of forest fires in aquatic ecosystems”, FCT (contracto n.º PTDC/AAG-GLO/4176/2012)


Principal investigator of the project "Biochemical and genotoxicity effects of pharmaceutical compounds and personal care products in gilthead seabream", Integrated action Portugal-Tunísia, FCT.


Principal investigator of the project “New Tools for an Old New Issue: Pharmaceutical as Environmental Threats”, FCT (contract nº IF/01744/2013).


Visiting Investigator of the program Pesquisador Visitante Especial, financed by Fundação Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES), Brasil, with the project “Avaliação dos efeitos ecotoxicológicos de drogas terapêuticas com relevância ambiental em espécies de peixes autóctones brasileiros: uso de biomarcadores de stress oxidativo” (2014-2017). 

Academic Degrees

BSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences, by the Pharmacy Faculty of Oporto University,  1999


PhD in Biomedical Sciences, by Abel Salazar Biomedical Sciences Institute, Oporto University, 2005

Activities/Position

FCT researcher

Webpage (with detailed curriculum vitae)
Main scientific areas of research

Ecotoxicology, Environmental Toxicology, pharmaceutical drugs in the environment, biomarkers

Scientific Supervision
PhD (Main Supervisor): Gilberto Alkimin
(not a CESAM member)
PhD (Co-supervisor): Rayda Ghribi
(not a CESAM member)
PhD (Co-supervisor): Leonardo Paixão
(not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Maria Inês Simões
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Ana Filipa Nogueira
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Gregorio Nolazco
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Beatriz Ramos Pereira
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Daniela Rebelo
(not a CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Sara Boaventura Rodrigues
(not a CESAM member)
PhD (Co-supervisor): Laira Damasceno Oliveira
(ex-CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Márcia Isabel Silva
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): João Carlos Costa Campos
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Rita Gomes
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Liliana Martins
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Maria do Rosário Braga
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Helga Marisa Neves
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Patrícia Pais
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Ana Moreira
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): João Veloso
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Rui Rocha
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Maria de Fátima Pinto Brandão
(ex-CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Rita Peralta
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Sara Rodrigues
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Márcia Luísa Bessa da Silva
(ex-CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Rosa Conceição Figueiredo Machado
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Joseane Barros
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Joseane Barros
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Main Supervisor): Carolina Simões
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Co-supervisor): Carlos Manuel Dias Silva
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Co-supervisor): Tiago Balula
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Co-supervisor): Fernanda Rodrigues
(not a CESAM member)
Master (Co-supervisor): Ricardo Campinho Capela
(not a CESAM member)

Orientação do projecto de Integração Científica (Main Supervisor): Ana Sofia Ramos
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação do projecto de Integração Científica (Main Supervisor): RitaTravasso
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação do projecto de Integração Científica (Main Supervisor): Maria de Fátima Pinto Brandão
(ex-CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Patrícia Vilela
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Maria Francisca Verde
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Ricardo Correia
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): João Gomes
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Ana Ferreira Nogueira
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Maria Inês Simões
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Ana Neto
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Sónia Fernandes
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Daniel Vidal
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Pedro Maurício Martins
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Sandra Isabel Soares Castro de Sousa
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Rosa Amélia Andrade e Silva
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Diana Miguel Laundes Ferreira de Almeida
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Nuno Lages
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Annie Gonçalves
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): José Coutinho
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Filipa Pinho de Castro
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Ana Coelho
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Sara Henriques
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Main Supervisor): Andreina Lages
(not a CESAM member)
Projecto (Main Supervisor): Maria Inês Ferreira
(not a CESAM member)
Projecto (Main Supervisor): Andreia Filipa Rocha
(not a CESAM member)
Projecto (Main Supervisor): Ana Gomes
(not a CESAM member)
Projecto (Main Supervisor): Mariana Costa
(not a CESAM member)
Voluntária (Main Supervisor): Sara Teixeira Resende
(not a CESAM member)
Voluntária (Main Supervisor): Inês Pizarro
(not a CESAM member)
Voluntária (Main Supervisor): Maria Inês Barbosa
(not a CESAM member)
Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Ricardo Dionísio
(not a CESAM member)
Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Inês Pizarro
(not a CESAM member)
Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): David Daniel
(not a CESAM member)
Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Sara Batista
(not a CESAM member)
Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Sofia Bio
(not a CESAM member)
Pesquisa (Main Supervisor): Vitor Veiga
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Diogo Coelho
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Co-supervisor): Manuel Tiago Miranda
(not a CESAM member)
Orientação de monografia (Co-supervisor): José Eduardo Rosa
(not a CESAM member)
Estágio profissionalizante (Co-supervisor): Daniela Rebelo
(not a CESAM member)
Projecto (Co-supervisor): Joana Nunes
(not a CESAM member)
Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Catarina da Cunha Maia Leal
(not a CESAM member)
Estágio (Co-supervisor): Andreia Rocha
(not a CESAM member)
Estágio (Co-supervisor): Ana Gomes
(not a CESAM member)
Estágio (Co-supervisor): Diogo Silva
(not a CESAM member)



Projects
FIRETOX -Toxic effects of wildfires on aquatic systems [see details]

CONTROLCLAM: Sustainable approaches for the CONTROL of the invasive Asian CLAM Corbicula fluminea within waterdependent plants [see details]

CAPTAR-Science and Environment for All [see details]

BiOtoMetal - Multidisciplinary assessment of aquatic environment by anthropogenic contaminants (METALs), using a combined BIOmarker - OTOlith chemical analysis approach in fishes [see details]

Publications
  1. Rodrigues S., Antunes S.C., Correia A.T., Nunes B. (2017) Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) pro-oxidant and genotoxic responses following acute and chronic exposure to the antibiotic oxytetracycline. Ecotoxicology. 26, 1, 104-117. (see details) ISI paper
  2. Nunes B., Silva V., Campos I., Pereira J.L., Pereira P., Keizer J.J., Goncalves F., Abrantes N. (2017) Off-site impacts of wildfires on aquatic systems - Biomarker responses of the mosquitofish Gambusia holbrooki. Science Of The Total Environment. 581, 305-313. (see details) ISI paper
  3. Bruno Nunes, Joana Nunes, Amadeu M.V.M Soares, Etelvina Figueira, Rosa Freitas (2017) Toxicological effects of paracetamol on the clam Ruditapes philippinarum: exposure vs recovery. Aquatic Toxicology. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Correia B., Freitas R., Figueira E., Soares A.M.V.M., Nunes B. (2016) Oxidative effects of the pharmaceutical drug paracetamol on the edible clam Ruditapes philippinarum under different salinities. Comparative Biochemistry And Physiology C-toxicology & Pharmacology. 179, 116-124. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpc.2015.09.006
  5. Rodrigues S., Antunes S.C., Correia A.T., Nunes B. (2016) Acute and chronic effects of erythromycin exposure on oxidative stress and genotoxicity parameters of Oncorhynchus mykiss. Science Of The Total Environment. 545, 591-600. (see details) ISI paper
  6. Ramos A.S., Antunes S.C., Nunes B. (2016) Biomonitoring of environmental stress in Pollicipes pollicipes from the northern coast of Portugal: a non-destructive approach using haemolymph. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 126, 1-13. (see details) ISI paper
  7. Nunes B., Vidal D., Barbosa I., Soares A.M.V.M., Freitas R. (2016) Pollution effects on biochemical pathways determined in the polychaete Hediste diversicolor collected in three Portuguese estuaries. Environmental Science-processes & Impacts. 18, 9, 1208-1219. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1039/C6EM00297H
  8. Silva C., Nunes B., Nogueira A.J.A., Goncalves F., Pereira J.L. (2016) In vitro test systems supporting the development of improved pest control methods: a case study with chemical mixtures and bivalve biofoulers. Biofouling. 32, 10, 1195-1208. (see details) ISI paper
  9. de Oliveira L.L.D., Antunes S.C., Goncalves F., Rocha O., Nunes B. (2016) Acute and chronic ecotoxicological effects of four pharmaceuticals drugs on cladoceran Daphnia magna. Drug And Chemical Toxicology. 39, 1, 13-21. (see details) ISI paper
  10. Nunes B, Vidal D, Barbosa I, Soares AMVM, Freitas R (2016) Pollution effects on biochemical pathways determined in the polychaete Hediste diversicolor collected in three Portuguese estuaries. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts . 18, 1208-1219 . (see details) ISI paper
  11. Nunes B., Miranda M.T., Correia A.T. (2016) Absence of effects of different types of detergents on the cholinesterasic activity and histological markers of mosquitofish (Gambusia holbrooki) after a sub-lethal chronic exposure. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 23, 15, 14937-14944. (see details) ISI paper
  12. Bessa M.L., Antunes S.C., Pereira R., Gonçalves F.J.M., Nunes B. (2016) Multibiomarker toxicity characterization of uranium mine drainages to the fish Carassius auratus. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 23, 13, 13355-13367. (see details) ISI paper
  13. Nunes B., Campos J.C., Gomes R., Braga M.R., Ramos A.S., Antunes S.C., Correia A.T. (2015) Ecotoxicological effects of salicylic acid in the freshwater fish Salmo trutta fario: antioxidant mechanisms and histological alterations. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 22, 1, 667-678. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-014-3337-2
  14. Nunes B, Antunes SC, Gomes R, Campos JC, Braga MR, Ramos AS, Correia AT (2015) Effects of tetracycline acute exposure of the freshwater fish Gambusia holbrooki: antioxidant effects, neurotoxicity and histological alterations. Archives Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 68, 2, 371-381. (see details) ISI paper
  15. Nunes B, Travasso R, Gonçalves F, Castro BB (2015) Biochemical and physiological modifications in tissues of Sardina pilchardus: spatial and temporal patterns as a baseline for biomonitoring studies. Frontiers In Environmental Science . 3, 7, 1-14. (see details) ISI paper
  16. Nunes B., Verde M.F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2015) Biochemical effects of the pharmaceutical drug paracetamol on Anguilla anguilla. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 22, 15, 11574-11584. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-4329-6
  17. Freitas R., Coelho D., Pires A., Soares A.M.V.M., Figueira E., Nunes B. (2015) Preliminary evaluation of Diopatra neapolitana regenerative capacity as a biomarker for paracetamol exposure. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 22, 17, 13382-13392. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-4589-1
  18. Nunes B., Caldeira C., Pereira J.L., Goncalves F., Correia A.T. (2015) Perturbations in ROS-related processes of the fish Gambusia holbrooki after acute and chronic exposures to the metals copper and cadmium. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 22, 5, 3756-3765. (see details) ISI paper
  19. Nunes B., Caldeira C., Pereira J.L., Goncalves F., Correia A.T. (2015) Chronic Effects of Realistic Concentrations of Non-essential and Essential Metals (Lead and Zinc) on Oxidative Stress Biomarkers of the Mosquitofish, Gambusia holbrooki. Archives Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 69, 4, 586-595. (see details) ISI paper
  20. Oliveira L.L.D., Antunes S.C., Goncalves F., Rocha O., Nunes B. (2015) Evaluation of ecotoxicological effects of drugs on Daphnia magna using different enzymatic biomarkers. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 119, 123-131. (see details) ISI paper
  21. Nunes B., Braga M.R., Campos J.C., Gomes R., Ramos A.S., Antunes S.C., Correia A.T. (2015) Ecotoxicological effect of zinc pyrithione in the freshwater fish Gambusia holbrooki. Ecotoxicology. 24, 9, 1896-1905. (see details) ISI paper
  22. Brandão F.P., Pereira J.L., Gonçalves F., Nunes B. (2014) The Impact of Paracetamol on Selected Biomarkers of the Mollusc Species Corbicula fluminea. Environmental Toxicology. 29, 1, 74-83. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/tox.20774
  23. Ramos A.S., Antunes S.C., Goncalves F., Nunes B. (2014) The Gooseneck Barnacle (Pollicipes pollicipes) as a Candidate Sentinel Species for Coastal Contamination. Archives Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 66, 3, 317-326. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00244-013-9978-1
  24. Rocha R., Goncalves F., Marques C., Nunes B. (2014) Environmental effects of anticholinesterasic therapeutic drugs on a crustacean species, Daphnia magna. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 21, 6, 4418-4429. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-013-2339-9
  25. Nunes B., Capela R.C., Sergio T., Caldeira C., Goncalves F., Correia A.T. (2014) Effects of chronic exposure to lead, copper, zinc, and cadmium on biomarkers of the European eel, Anguilla anguilla. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 21, 8, 5689-5700. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-013-2485-0
  26. Nunes B., Barbosa A.R., Antunes S.C., Goncalves F. (2014) Combination effects of anticholinesterasics in acetylcholinesterase of a fish species: effects of a metallic compound, an organophosphate pesticide, and a pharmaceutical drug. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 21, 9, 6258-6262. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-014-2584-6
  27. Nunes B., Miranda A.F., Ozorio R.O.A., Goncalves F., Goncalves J.F.M., Correia A.T. (2014) Modulation of neuronal activity and hepatic metabolism by ploidy and L-carnitine supplement in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Aquaculture Nutrition. 20, 3, 242-252. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/anu.12070
  28. Nunes B., Antunes S.C., Santos J., Martins L., Castro B.B. (2014) Toxic potential of paracetamol to freshwater organisms: A headache to environmental regulators?. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 107, 178-185. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2014.05.027
  29. Ramos A.S., Correia A.T., Antunes S.C., Goncalues F., Nunes B. (2014) Effect of acetaminophen exposure in Oncorhynchus mykiss gills and liver: Detoxification mechanisms, oxidative defence system and peroxidative damage. Environmental Toxicology And Pharmacology. 37, 3, 1221-1228. (see details) ISI paper
  30. Nunes B., Pinto G., Martins L., Goncalves F., Antunes S.C. (2014) Biochemical and standard toxic effects of acetaminophen on the macrophyte species Lemna minor and Lemna gibba. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 21, 18, 10815-10822. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-014-3059-5
  31. Nunes B., Brandao F., Sergio T., Rodrigues S., Goncalves F., Correia A. (2014) Effects of environmentally relevant concentrations of metallic compounds on the flatfish Scophthalmus maximus: biomarkers of neurotoxicity, oxidative stress and metabolism. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 21, 12, 7501-7511. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11356-014-2630-4
  32. Rodrigues S, Correia AT, Antunes SC, Nunes B (2014) Alterations in gills of Lepomis gibbosus, after acute exposure to several xenobiotics (pesticide, detergent and pharmaceuticals): morphometric and biochemical evaluation. . Drug And Chemical Toxicology. 21, 1-7. (see details) ISI paper
  33. Nunes B (2014) Pharmaceutical drugs and other substances with pharmacological activity in the environment: a threat to biodiversity?. Conservation Science. 2, 12-14. (see details) ISI paper
  34. Antunes S.C., Freitas R., Figueira E., Gonçalves F., Nunes B. (2013) Biochemical effects of Acetaminophen in aquatic species: edible clams Venerupis decussatus and Venerupis philippinarum. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 20, 6658–6666 (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-013-1784-9
  35. Matos R.C., Bessa M., Oliveira H., Gonçalves F., Pereira M.L., Nunes B. (2013) Mechanisms of kidney toxicity for chromium- and arsenic-based preservatives: Potential involvement of a pro-oxidative pathway. Environmental Toxicology And Pharmacology. 36, 3, 929-936. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.etap.2013.08.006
  36. Brandão F.P., Rodrigues S., Castro B.B., Gonçalves F., Antunes S.C., Nunes B. (2013) Short-term effects of neuroactive pharmaceutical drugs on a fish species: biochemical and behavioural effects. Aquatic Toxicology. 144, 218-229. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166445X13002658
  37. Brandão F, Correia AT, Gonçalves F, Nunes B (2013) Effects of anthropogenic metallic contamination on cholinesterases of Gambusia holbrooki. 76, 1-2, 72-76. (see details) ISI paper
  38. Ramos A.S., Nunes B., Antunes S.C., Gonçalves F. (2012) Cholinesterase characterization in Corbicula fluminea and effects of relevant environmental contaminants: a pesticide (chlorfenvinfos) and detergent (SDS). Journal Of Environmental Science And Health Part B-pesticides Food Contaminants And Agricultural Wastes. 47, 6, 512-519. (see details) ISI paper
  39. Rodrigues S., Antunes S.C., Brandão F.P., Castro B.B., Goncalves F., Nunes B. (2012) Effects of anticholinesterase drugs on biomarkers and behavior of pumpkinseed, Lepomis gibbosus (Linnaeus, 1758). Journal Of Environmental Monitoring. 14, 1638-1644. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c2em30033h
  40. Rodrigues S.R., Caldeira C., Castro B.B., Gonçalves F., Nunes B., Antunes S.C. (2011) Cholinesterase (ChE) inhibition in pumpkinseed (Lepomis gibbosus) as environmental biomarker: ChE characterization and potential neurotoxic effects of xenobiotics. Pesticide Biochemistry And Physiology. 99, 181-188. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pestbp.2010.12.002
  41. Nunes B. (2011) The Use of Cholinesterases in Ecotoxicology. Reviews Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 212, 29-59. (see details) ISI paper
  42. Marques S.M., Antunes S.C., Nunes B., Gonçalves F.M., Pereira R. (2011) Antioxidant response and metal accumulation in tissues of Iberian green frogs (Pelophylax perezi) inhabiting a deactivated uranium mine. Ecotoxicology. 20, 6, 1315-1327. (see details) ISI paper
  43. Ferreira M, Cerejeira Matos R, Oliveira H, Nunes B, Pereira ML (2011) Impairment of mice spermatogenesis by sodium arsenite. 31, 3, 290-302. (see details) ISI paper
  44. Lourenço J., Castro B. B., Machado R., Nunes B., Mendo S., Gonçalves F., Pereira R. (2010) Genetic, biochemical and individual responses of the teleost fish Carassius auratus to uranium. Archives Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology . 58, 4, 1023-1031. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.springerlink.com/content/gu253v65q2223185/fulltext.pdf
  45. Gonçalves A., Padrão J., Gonçalves F., Nunes B. (2010) In vivo acute effects of several pharmaceutical drugs (diazepam, clofibrate, clofibric acid) and detergents (sodium dodecylsulphate and benzalkonium chloride) on cholinesterases from Gambusia holbrooki. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 19, 4A, 628-634. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.psp-parlar.de/feb_auswahl.asp
  46. Antunes S.C., Marques S.M., Pereira R., Gonçalves F. (2010) Testing procedures for the determination of several biomarkers in different species, for environmental assessment of pollution. Journal Of Environmental Monitoring. 12, 1625-1630. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b926647j
  47. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L. (2008) Biomarkers of oxidative stress in Gambusia holbrooki, after acute exposure to widely used pharmaceuticals and a detergent. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. (see details) ISI paper
  48. Nunes B., Cardoso M., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L. (2008) The microalgae Tetraselmis chuii in Ecotoxicology: culture conditions and growth model in the laboratory. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 4, (see details) ISI paper
  49. Antunes S.C., Castro B.B., Nunes B., Pereira R., Gonçalves F. (2008) In situ bioassay com Eisenia andrei to assess soil toxicity in an abandoned uranium mine. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 71, 3, 620-631. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2008.02.007
  50. Ferreira C., Nunes B., Henriques-Almeida J., Guilhermino L. (2007) Acute toxicity of oxytetracycline and florfenicol to green unicellular algae Tetraselmis chuii and the hypersaline crustacean Artemia parthenogenetica. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 67, 452–458 (see details) ISI paper
  51. Varo I. , Navarro J.C., Nunes B., Guilhermino L. (2007) Effects of dichlorvos aquaculture treatments on selected biomarkers of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata L.) fingerlings. Aquaculture. 266, 87–96 (see details) ISI paper
  52. Varo I. , Nunes B., Amat F., Torreblanca A., Guilhermino L., Navarro J.C. (2007) Effect of sublethal concentrations of copper sulphate on seabream Sparus aurata fingerlings. Aquatic Living Resources. 20, 263–270 (see details) ISI paper
  53. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L. (2006) Biomarker approach to acute exposure of the crustacean species Artemia parthenogenetica to widely used pharmaceuticals and a detergent. Chemosphere. 62, 581-594. (see details) ISI paper
  54. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L., Van Stappen G. (2006) Use of Artemia genus in ecotoxicity testing. Environmental Pollution. 144, 453-462. (see details) ISI paper
  55. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L. (2005) Acute toxicity of widely used pharmaceuticals in aquatic species: Gambusia holbrooki, Artemia parthenogenetica and Tetraselmis chuii. Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety. 3, 61, 413-419. (see details) ISI paper
  56. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L. (2005) Characterization and use of the total head soluble cholinesterases from mosquitofish (Gambusia holbrooki) for screening of anticholinesterasic activity. Journal Of Enzyme Inhibition And Medicinal Chemistry . 4, 20, 369-376. (see details) ISI paper
  57. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L. (2004) Acute and chronic effects of clofibrate and clofibric acid over Gambusia holbrooki. Chemosphere. 57, 1581-1589. (see details) ISI paper
  58. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhermino L. (2004) Marine and estuarine algal species as test organisms in Ecotoxicology. Current Topics In Toxicology. 1, 33-51. (see details) ISI paper
  59. Nunes B., Carvalho F., Guilhwermino L. (2003) Characterization of total head cholinesterases of Gambusia holbrooki (mosquitofish), and the assessment of effects induced by two environmental contaminants. Journal Of Veterinary Pharmacology And Therapeutics. 26, 1, 260-261. (see details) ISI paper
  1. Pires A., Correia J., Almeida Â., Nunes B., Calisto V., Schneider R., Esteves V., Figueira E., Soares A.M.V.M., Freitas R. (2015) Investigating the regenerative capacity of the polychaete Diopatra neapolitana when exposed to three pharmaceutical drugs (carbamazepine, paracetamol, caffeine). Toxicology Letters. 238 , 2, S336 (see details)
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxlet.2015.08.957
  2. Castro F., Machado M., Nunes B. (2011) Assessment of ecotoxicologic effects of waters from the North of Portugal, using mortality of the crustacean Daphnia magna as effect criterion. Revista Da Faculdade De Ciência Da Saúde Da Universidade Fernando Pessoa . 7, 10-19. (see details)
  3. Nunes B. (2010) Fármacos no Ambiente: Implicações Ecotoxicológicas. Captar. 2, 1, 9-20. (see details)
  4. Lages N., Balcão V., Nunes B. (2009) Conceptual Approach: Risk Assessment of Human Consumption of Potentially Contaminated Red Swamp Crayfish (Procambarus clarkii). Revista Da Faculdade De Ciências Da Saúde Da Universidade Fernando Pessoa . (see details)
  5. Maurício P., Nunes B., Balcão V. (2009) Caracterização e valorização do lagostim Procambarus clarkii. Revista Da Faculdade De Ciência E Tecnologia Da Universidade Fernando Pessoa. (see details)
  6. Neves O., Nunes B. (2008) Adulterants Found in Mixtures of Illegal Psychoactive Drugs. Revista Da Faculdade De Ciências Da Saúde Da Universidade Fernando Pessoa. 5, 208-218. (see details)
  7. Nunes B. (2007) Pharmaceutical Drugs in the Environment: Change of the Paradigm. Revista Da Faculdade De Ciências Da Saúde Da Universidade Fernando Pessoa. 3, 90-103. (see details)
  8. Nunes B., Balcão V. (2007) Natural antioxidants and ageing: myth or paradox?. Revista Da Faculdade De Ciências Da Saúde Da Universidade Fernando Pessoa. 4, 66-75. (see details)
  1. Nunes B (2015) Drugs in the environment: real threats to biological systems or overrated innocuous chemicals?. InTech. 978-953-51-4185-3. (see details)
  1. Nunes B (2005) Development of assays for the assessment of the toxicity of xenobiotics in salt-water. PhD Thesis. (see details)
  1. Correia B, Freitas R, Velez, Soares AMVM, Figueira E, Nunes B. (2015) Interaction between an emergent contaminant and variations in abiotic conditions: the role of salinity in the modulation of the ecotoxicological response of paracetamol. (see details)
  2. Freitas, R., Coelho, D., Pires, A., Soares, A.M.V.M., Figueira, E., Nunes, B. (2015) The Polychaete Diopatra neapolitana exposed to paracetamol: the use of the tissue regenerative capacity as a biomarker. (see details)
  3. Silva V, Campos I, Nunes B, Pereira JL, Pereira P, Keiszer JJ, Gonçalves F, Abrantes N (2015) ). Off-site impacts of wildfires – sub-lethal biomarker responses of Gambusia holbrooki. Setac 25th Europe Annual Meeting . 465 (see details) ISI paper
  4. Velez, C., Pires, A., Almeida, A., Moreira, A., Calisto, V., Schneide, R.J., Esteves, V.I., Wrona, F., Nunes, B., Figueira, E., Soares, A. M.V.M., Freitas, R. (2015) Looking for suitable biomarkers in a changing environment. (see details)
  5. Pereira JL, Costa R, Rosa IC, Gabriel RG, Ré A, Gomes J, Silva V, Silva C, Nunes B, Abrantes N, Gonçalves F (2014) Management of the industrial biofouler Corbicula fluminea - alternative roles for old (Eco)toxicological methods. 219 (see details) ISI paper
  6. Silva C, Nunes B, Nogueira A, Costa R, Gonçalves F, Pereira JL (2014) In vitro enzymatic toxicity of chemical mixtures as a stepping stone in the development of pest control methods. 100 (see details) ISI paper
  7. Caldeira C., Gonçalves F., Correia A., Nunes B. (2010) Assessment of metallic pollution using a biomarker-histology approach: use and future. (see details)
  8. Brandão F., Pereira J.L., Gonçalves F., Nunes B. (2009) The impact of paracetamol on biomarkers of the mollusk species Corbicula fluminea. (see details)
  9. Nunes B. (2009) Pharmaceutical drugs in the environment – effects at sublethal levels on an estuarine fish species. (see details)
  10. Miranda A., Ozório R., Gonçalves F., Gonçalves J., Correia A., Nunes B. (2009) Supplementation of fish feed with carnitine: potential (eco)toxicological outcomes. (see details)
  11. Gonçalves A., Padrão J., Correia A., Nunes B. (2008) The assessment of effects caused by benzalkonium chloride, in terms of cholinesterasic inhibition and histological damage in a poecilidea. (see details)
  12. Miranda M., Padrão J., Correia A., Nunes B. (2008) Chronic effects caused by three types of detergents on enzymatic and histological biomarkers of Gambusia holbrooki. (see details)
  13. Nunes B, Travasso R, Gonçalves F, Bruno Castro B The use of pelagic fish as proxies of environmental contamination: a case study with sardine populations. (see details)
  14. Nunes B Ecotoxicologia e Avaliação de Risco de Fármacos e outros compostos. (see details)