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Carla Sofia Gomes Pereira

Carla Sofia Gomes Pereira

Pos-Doc Researcher

  • Department: Department of Biology
  • Research Group: Marine & Estuarine Ecology
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : Author=(Pereira C*) AND Address=(CESAM)
  • Title: AgroForWealth: Biorrefinação de subprodutos agrícolas e florestais: uma estratégia de valorização de recursos para o bem-estar social e a sustentabilidade (CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-000001) Supervisor: Dra Sílvia Rocha, Dra Adelaide Almeida, Dr. Artur Alves Category: BO Grant type: BPD Funding entity: Programa Operacional Regional do Centro (Centro2020) através do FEDER, no âmbito do novo acordo de parceria PT2020 Grant reference: BPD- AgroForWealth – atividade biológica Start date: 2017-06-01 End date: 2018-05-31


Research Fellowship

Status: BI Grant 


Project: PTDC/AAC-AMB/112934/2009 " Terapia fágica como alternativa de baixo impacto ambiental para inactivar bactérias patogénicas em pisciculturas."


Funding Entity: FCT - Fundaçao de Ciencia e Tecnologia


Begining: March 2011


Duration:  12 months



 

Academic Degree

2008 - Degree in Biology by the University of Aveiro 


2009 - Masters degree in Microbiology by the University of Aveiro 


2016 - PhD in Biology, Specialization in Microbiology by the University of Aveiro


 

Scientific Supervision

In progress
Concluded

Projects

In progress
Concluded
  • Phage therapy: an innovative technology to inactivate pathogenic bacteria in European seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax) (FishPhage) See more
  • Phage therapy as a low environmental impact alternative to inactive phatogenic bacteria in fishfarming plants. See more

Publications

WoS Papers (17)
Pereira C., Salvador S., Arrojado C., Silva Y.J., Santos A.L., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2011) Evaluating seasonal dynamics of bacterial communities in marine fish aquaculture: a preliminary study before applying phage therapy. In: Academic Degree. Journal Of Environmental Monitoring. 13, 4, 1053-1058.
Arrojado C., Tavares C., Pereira C., Tomé J. P. C., Faustino M.A.F., Neves M.G.P., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Calado R., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2011) Applicability of photodynamic antimicrobial chemotherapy as an alternative to inactivate fish pathogenic bacteria in aquaculture systems. In: Academic Degree. Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. 10, 10, 1691-1700.
Pereira C., Silva Y., Santos A.L., Gomes N.C.M., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2011) Bacteriophages with potential for inactivation of fish pathogenic bacteria: survival, host specificity and effect on bacterial community structure. In: Academic Degree. Marine Drugs. 9, 11, 2236-2255.
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: Academic Degree. 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: Academic Degree. Aquaculture. 424, 167-173.
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: Academic Degree. Aquaculture. 432, 125-129.
Baptista I., Santos A.L., Pereira C., Santos L., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2014) Influence of incubation conditions on bacterial production estimates in an estuarine system. In: Academic Degree. Aquatic Ecology. 48, 3, 327-336.
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: Academic Degree. Plos One. 9, 12,
Pereira C., Santos L., Silva A.P., Silva Y.J., Cunha A., Romalde J.L., Nunes M.L., Almeida A. (2015) Seasonal variation of bacterial communities in shellfish harvesting waters: Preliminary study before applying phage therapy. In: Academic Degree. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 90, 1-2, 68-77.
Lopes A. R., Azeiteiro U., Bessa V.S., Pereira C., Salvador S., Almeida A., Pereira M.J. (2009) Spring pelagic communties of phytoplankton, cyanobacteria, associated heterotrophic bacteria and viruse in an eutrophic shallow temperate lake. In: Academic Degree. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 18, 5b, 875-884.
Silva Y.J., Moreirinha C., Pereira C., Costa L., Rocha R.J.M., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Calado R., Almeida A. (2016) Biological control of Aeromonas salmonicida infection in juvenile Senegalese sole (Solea senegalensis) with Phage AS-A. In: Academic Degree. Aquaculture. 450, 225-233.
Pereira S., Pereira C., Santos L., Klumpp J., Almeida A. (2016) Potential of phage cocktails in the inactivation of Enterobacter cloacae-An in vitro study in a buffer solution and in urine samples. In: Academic Degree. Virus Research. 211, 199-208.
Pereira C., Moreirinha C., Lewicka M., Almeida P., Clemente C., Cunha A., Delgadillo I., Romalde J.L., Nunes M.L., Almeida A. (2016) Bacteriophages with potential to inactivate Salmonella Typhimurium: Use of single phage suspensions and phage cocktails. In: Academic Degree. Virus Research. 220, 179-192.
Pereira C., Moreirinha C., Teles L., Rocha R.J.M., Calado R., Romalde J.L., Nunes M.L., Almeida A. (2017) Application of phage therapy during bivalve depuration improves Escherichia coli decontamination. In: Academic Degree. Food Microbiology. 61, 102-112.
Pereira C., Moreirinha C., Lewicka M., Almeida P., Clemente C., Romalde J.L., Nunes M.L., Almeida A. (2017) Characterization and in vitro evaluation of new bacteriophages for the biocontrol of Escherichia coli. In: Academic Degree. Virus Research. 227, 171-182.
Pereira C., Moreirinha C., Rocha R.J.M., Calado R., Romalde J.L., Nunes M.L., Almeida A. (2016) Application of bacteriophages during depuration reduces the load of Salmonella Typhimurium in cockles. In: Academic Degree. Food Research International. 90, 73-84.
Valerio N., Oliveira C., Jesus V., Branco T., Pereira C., Moreirinha C., Almeida A. (2017) Effects of single and combined use of bacteriophages and antibiotics to inactivate Escherichia coil. In: Academic Degree. Virus Research. 240, 8-17.
Other Papers (0)
Books (0)
Book Chapter (0)
Thesis (2)
Pereira C. (2016) Terapia Fágica - Uma Nova Tecnologia para Depuração de Bivalves. In: Academic Degree. PhD Thesis.
Pereira C. (2009) Uso de bacteriófagos na inactivação de bactérias patogénicas num sistema de aquacultura. In: Academic Degree.
Communications (26)
Pereira C, Santos A L, Arrojado C, Santos M, Cunha A, Gomes NCM, Almeida A (2009) Phage effects on the structural bacterial diversity in aquaculture water. In: Academic Degree.
Arrojado C., Santos A. L., Pereira C., 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, Almeida A. (2009) Inactivation of pathogenic bacteria of aquaculture systems by porphyrin derivatives. In: Academic Degree.
Arrojado C., Santos A. L., Pereira C., 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., Almeida A. (2009) Inactivation of pathogenic bacteria of aquaculture systems by porphyrin derivatives. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C., Santos A. L., Arrojado C., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2009) Bacterial diversity of aquaculture systems on the Ria de Aveiro estuarine. In: Academic Degree.
Alves E., Arrojado C., Pereira C., Carvalho C., Faustino M., Tomé J., Neves M., Tomé A., Cavaleiro J., Cunha A., Gomes N., Almeida A. (2011) Terapia fotodinâmica antimicrobiana como alternativa aos antibióticos para inactivar bactérias patogénicas em pisciculturas. In: Academic Degree.
Almeida A., Cunha A. , Gomes N.C.M., Santos L., Mendes C., Pereira C. (2011) Impacto do Virioplâncton sobre a Comunidade Bacteriana da Ria de Aveiro. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C., Silva Y. J., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2011) Terapia Fágica como Alternativa de Baixo Impacto Ambiental para Inactivar Bactérias Patogénicas em Pisciculturas. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C., Silva Y.J., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2011) Bacteriophages with potential for inactivation of fish pathogenic bacteria : survival and effect on bacterial community structure . In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C., Silva Y.J., Santos A.L., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2012) Phage Therapy. Bacteriophages with potential for inactivation of fish pathogenic bacteria: survival and effect on bacterial community structure. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C., Silva Y. J., Cunha A., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2011) Terapia Fágica como Alternativa de Baixo Impacto Ambiental para Inactivar Bactérias Patogénicas em Pisciculturas. In: Academic Degree.
Silva Y.J., Carla Pereira, Ângela Cunha, Newton C.M. Gomes, Adelaide Almeida (2012) Evaluating seasonal dynamics of bacterial communities in a marine fish aquaculture: a preliminary study before applying phage therapy. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C, Baptista I, Silva AP, Cunha A, Gomes NCM, Romalde JL, Nunes ML, Almeida A (2013) Seasonal variation of bacterial community composition of bivalve molluscs harvesting waters. In: Academic Degree.
Almeida A, Pereira C, Silva YJ, Cunha A, Gomes NCM (2012) Preliminary studies of the applicability of phage therapy with new isolated bacteriophages in marine fish aquaculture. In: Academic Degree.
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: Academic Degree.
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: Academic Degree.
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: Academic Degree.
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: Academic Degree.
Carla Pereira, Yolanda J. Silva, Ângela Cunha, Jesus L. Romalde, Maria L. Nunes, Adelaide Almeida (2013) SEASONAL VARIATION OF SANITARY QUALITY OF BIVALVE HARVESTING WATERS: PRELIMINARY STUDY BEFORE APPLYING PHAGE THERAPY. In: Academic Degree.
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: Academic Degree.
Inês Baptista, Ana Luísa Santos, Carla Pereira, Newton C.M.Gomes, Ângela Cunha, Adelaide Almeida (2013) CAN INCUBATION CONDITIONS AFFECT BACTERIOPLANKTON BIOMASS PRODUCTIVITY ESTIMATES. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C, Pereira S, Silva YJ, Costa L, Romalde JL, Nunes ML, Almeida A Bacteriophages with potential to inactivate Salmonella enterica in bivalve molluscs. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C, Santos L, Silva AP, Cunha A, Romalde JL, Nunes ML, Almeida A Seasonal variation of bacterial communities in shellfish harvesting waters: preliminary study before applying phage therapy. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira S., Pereira C., Silva Y.J., Costa L and Almeida A. Phage cocktails as an alternative to inactivation of Enterobacter cloacae . In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C, Pereira S, Silva Y.J, Romalde J.L, Nunes M.L, Almeida A (2014) Efficiency of phage cocktails in the inactivation of Salmonella Typhimurium in bivalve molluscs. In: Academic Degree.
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: Academic Degree.
Silva, Y. J., Pereira, C., Costa, L., Santos, L., Cunha, A., Gomes, N.C.M., Calado, R., Almeida, A. (2015) Phage therapy as an approach to prevent Aeromonas salmonicida infections in juvenile sole fish. In: Academic Degree.
Other Publications (3)
Alves E., Arrojado C., Pereira C., Carvalho C.M.B., Faustino M.A.F., Tomé J.P.C., Neves M.G.P.M.S., Tomé A.C., Cavaleiro J.A.S., Cunha Â., Gomes N.C.M., Almeida A. (2011) Terapia Fotodinâmica Antimicrobiana como Alternativa aos Antibióticos para Inactivar Bactérias Patogénicas em Águas de Piscicultura. In: Almeida, A., Alves, F.L., Bernardes, C., Dias, J.M., Gomes, N.C.M., Pereira, E., Queiroga, H., Serôdio, J. e Vaz, N. (Eds.), 2011. Actas das Jornadas da Ria de Aveiro 2011. Universidade de Aveiro, CESAM - Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar. Aveiro. 369 pp. In: Academic Degree.
Almeida A., Cunha C. , Gomes N.C.M., Santos L., Mendes C. , Pereira C. (2011) Impacto do Virioplâncton sobre a Comunidade Bacteriana da Ria de Aveiro. Jornadas da Ria de Aveiro (2011). In: Almeida, A., Alves, F.L., Bernardes, C., Dias, J.M., Gomes, N.C.M., Pereira, E., Queiroga, H., Serôdio, J. e Vaz, N. (Eds.), 2011. Actas das Jornadas da Ria de Aveiro 2011. Universidade de Aveiro, CESAM - Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar. Aveiro. 369 pp. In: Academic Degree.
Pereira C., Silva Y.J., Gomes N.C.M., Cunha A., Almeida A. (2011) Terapia Fágica como Alternativa de Baixo Impacto Ambiental para Inactivar Bactérias Patogénicas em pisciculturas.In: Almeida, A., Alves, F.L., Bernardes, C., Dias, J.M., Gomes, N.C.M., Pereira, E., Queiroga, H., Serôdio, J. e Vaz, N. (Eds.), 2011. Actas das Jornadas da Ria de Aveiro 2011. Universidade de Aveiro, CESAM - Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar. Aveiro. pp. 340-348 . In: Academic Degree.

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