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  Sizenando Nogueira de Abreu  
  Phone: 966 71 72 70 / 92 44 063 10  
  e-mail: siz@ua.pt  
  Category: Post-Doctoral fellow  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Functional Biodiversity
 
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Funding

Post-Doctoral Fellowship


BPD/UI88/2911/2013

Research Field
 

Development of Analytical Equipment for insitu analysis and remote data acquisition in real time.


Estuarine Ecotoxicology.


Mercury and POPs bioaccumulation


Mercury toxicity and Micro Stress

Academic Degrees

PhD in Biology, University of Aveiro, June 2008
Master in Sciences of Coastal Zones, University of Aveiro, January 1997
Degree in Biology, University of Aveiro, 1989

Scientific Supervision
Master (Main Supervisor): Hugo Miguel Coelho da Silva Vieira
Master (Main Supervisor): Andreia do Carmo Martins Rodrigues
Master (Co-supervisor): Filipa Baptista
(not a CESAM member)

Project (Main Supervisor): Daniela Sampaio
(not a CESAM member)
Project (Main Supervisor): Ruy Santos
(not a CESAM member)
Project (Co-supervisor): Hugo Miguel Coelho da Silva Vieira



Projects
PBT - Physiologically-Based Toxicity responses integrating metal speciation predictions from a biotic ligand model (BLM) [see details]

Publications
  1. Vieira H.C., Bordalo M.D., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu S.N. (2017) Mercury content in the white and dark muscle of Skipjack tuna (Katsuwonus pelamis) along the canning process: Implications to the consumers. Journal Of Food Composition And Analysis. 56, 67-72. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfca.2016.11.011
  2. Vieira H.C., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu S.N. (2015) Real and Potential Mercury Accumulation in Human Scalp of Adolescents: A Case Study. Biological Trace Element Research. 163, 1-2, 19-27. (see details) ISI paper
  3. Vieira H.C., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu S.N. (2015) Fish consumption recommendations to conform to current advice in regard to mercury intake. Environmental Science And Pollution Research. 22, 13, 9595-9602. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-4635-z
  4. Rodrigues A.C.M., Jesus F.T., Fernandes M.A.F., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu S.N. (2013) Mercury Toxicity to Freshwater Organisms: Extrapolation Using Species Sensitivity Distribution. Bulletin Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 91, 2, 191-196. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00128-013-1029-0
  5. Abreu S.N., Lillebø A.I., Soares A.M.V.M., Nogueira A.J.A, Morgado F. (2013) Model data versus real data: Have they matched in revisited mercury contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal)?. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 22, 10A, 3024-3029. (see details) ISI paper
  6. Vieira H.C., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu S.N. (2013) Mercury in Scalp Hair Near the Mid-Atlantic Ridge (MAR) in Relation to High Fish Consumption. Biological Trace Element Research. 156, 1-3, 29-35. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12011-013-9849-7
  7. Azevedo-Pereira H.M.V.S., Abreu S.A., Lemos M.F.L., Soares A.M.V.M. (2012) Bioaccumulation and elimination of waterborne mercury in the midge larvae Chironomus riparius Meigen (Diptera: Chironomidae). Bulletin Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 89, 245-250. (see details) ISI paper
  8. Agra A.R. , Abreu S.N., Barata C. , Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Assessment of mercury in sediments and in the benthic invertebrate Micronecta scholtzi downstream an abandoned pyrite mine. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 19, 1, 69-74. (see details) ISI paper
  9. Pereira M.E., Abreu S., Coelho J.P., Pato P., Pardal M.A., Duarte A.C. (2008) Influence of tidal resuspension on the seston lithogenic and biogenic partition in shallow estuarine systems: implications for sampling. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 56, 2, 348-354. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2007.10.002
  10. Abreu S.N., Soares A.M.V.M, Nogueira A.J.A, Morgado F. (2008) Tree rings (populus nigra l.) as mercury data logger in aquatic environments: case study of an historically contaminated environment. Bulletin Of Environmental Contamination And Toxicology. 80, 294-299. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: DOI 10.1007/s00128-008-9366-0
  11. Pereira M.E., Abreu S., Pato P., Coelho J.P., Azeiteiro U.M., Pardal M.A., Duarte A.C. (2007) Seasonal Hg concentrations in plankton-net material from a contaminated coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Fresenius Environmental Bulletin. 16, 11b, 1442-1450. (see details) ISI paper
  12. Pereira M.E., Abreu S.N., Coelho J.P., Lopes C.B., Pardal M.A., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2006) Seasonal fluctuations of tissue mercury contents in the European shore crab Carcinus maenas from low and high contamination areas (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Marine Pollution Bulletin. 11, 52, 1450-1457. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2006.05.006
  13. Lopes C.B., Abreu S., Válega M., Duarte R.M.B.O., Pereira M.E., Duarte A.C. (2006) The Assembling and Application of an Automated Segmented Flow Analyzer for the Determination of Dissolved Organic Carbon Based on UV-Persulphate Oxidation. Analytical Letters. 39, 1979-1992. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00032710600723908
  14. Válega M., Abreu S.N., Pato P., Rocha L., Gomes A.R., Pereira M.E., Duarte A.C. (2006) Determination of organic mercury in biota, plants and contaminated sediments using a thermal atomic absorption spectrometry technique. Water, Air And Soil Pollution. 174, 223-234. (see details) ISI paper
  15. Monterroso P., Abreu S., Pereira M.E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2003) Estimation of Cu, Cd and Hg transported by plankton from a contaminated area (Ria de Aveiro). Acta Oecologica-international Journal Of Ecology . 24, 351-357. (see details) ISI paper
  16. Abreu S.N., Pereira M.E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2000) Accumulation of mercury in Sea Bass from a Continental Lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Marine Pollution Bulletin. 40, 293-297. (see details) ISI paper
  17. Pereira M.E., Duarte A.C, Millward, G.E., Abreu S.N., Vale C. (1998) An estimation of industrial mercury stored in sediments of a confined area of the Lagoon of Aveiro (Portugal). Water Science And Technology. 37, 6-7, 125-130. (see details) ISI paper
  18. Pereira M.E., Duarte A.C, Millward G.E., Vale C., Abreu S.N. (1998) Tidal export of particulate mercury from the most contaminated area of Aveiro Lagoon, Portugal. Science Of The Total Environment. 213, 1-3, 157-163. (see details) ISI paper
  19. Abreu S.N., Pereira M.E., Duarte A.C. (1998) The use of a mathematical model to evaluate mercury accumulation in sediments and recovery time in a coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Water Science And Technology. 37, 6-7, 33-38. (see details) ISI paper
  1. Ramalhosa E., Monterroso P., Abreu S., Pereira M.E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2001) Storage and export of mercury from a contaminated bay (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Wetlands Ecology And Management. 9, 311-316. (see details)
  1. Abreu S.N., Rodrigues A.C.M., Gadelha J.R., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Mercury Depuration in Pomatoschistus microps during Acclimatation. In: Biological Responses to Contaminants: from molecular to community level.. (EDS.), Interdisciplinary Studies on Environmental Chemistry. TERRAPUB. 3, (see details)
    Link: http://www.terrapub.co.jp/onlineproceedings/ec/03/pdf/BR_03159.pdf
  2. Gadelha J.R., Ferreira V., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu, S.N., Morgado F. (2010) Experimental mercury bioaccumulation trends in sea anemone Actinia equina exposed to chlor-alkali industry effluent contaminated water. In: Biological Responses to Chemical Contaminants: from Molecular to Community Level. (EDS.), Interdisciplinary Studies on Environmental Chemistry. TERRAPUB. 3, (see details)
    Link: http://www.terrapub.co.jp/onlineproceedings/ec/03/pdf/BR_03149.pdf
  3. Pato P., Abreu S., Pereira E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2002) Níveis de mercúrio no músculo, fígado e conteúdo estomacal de robalo numa zona contaminada da Ria de Aveiro. In: Estudos sobre Contaminação Ambiental na Península Ibérica. Lisboa. Editorial Piaget. 972-771-621-0. (see details)
  1. Vieira, Hugo Miguel Coelho da Silva (2015) Mercury bioaccumulation, human exposure, and fish consumption recommendations regarding mercury intake. MSc Thesis. [co-supervisor] (see details)
  2. Abreu S.N. (2008) Bioacumulação e Dinâmica de Mercúrio em Ecossistemas lagunares costeiro. PhD Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://ria.ua.pt/handle/10773/3646
  1. Hugo C. Vieira, Maria D. Bordalo, Amadeu M.V.M. Soares, Fernando Morgado, Sizenando N. Abreu (2017) Mercury intake - Fish consumption and canning tuna process. (see details)
  2. Abreu S.N., Oliveira e Silva M., Martins R.E. & Soares A.M.V.M. (2015) Automatic counter and characterization in ecotoxicology assays. (see details)
  3. Gadelha J.R., Rodrigues A.C.M., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu S.N, Morgado F. (2012) .SEA ANEMONES AS MERCURY CONTAMINATION BIOINDICATORS:Anemonia sulcata (FORSKAL, 1775) AND Actinia equina (LINNAEUS, 1758). (see details)
  4. Gadelha J.R., Abreu S.N. (2011) Actinia equina bioassays adopting techniques from acclimatizing in a flow-through system. (see details)
  5. Abreu S.N., Santos R.M.A., Rodrigues A.C.M., Sampaio D.M.S., Buruaem L.M., Vieira H.M.C.S., Gadelha J.R., Morgado F., Costa-Lotufo L.V., Soares A.M.V.M. (2011) Comparing Mercury bioavailability and bioaccumulation in tropical and temperate ecosystems (Ceará , Brazil and Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). (see details)
  6. Gadelha J.R., Moreira M.I., Abreu S.N., Ferreira C.G., Soares A.M.V.M., Morgado F. (2011) Histologic and histochemical techniques applied to sea anemones ecotoxicological tests. (see details)
  7. Gadelha J.R., Ferreira C.G., Abreu S.N., MOREIRA M.I., Soares A.M.V.M., Morgado F. (2011) Histological and structural analysis of Actinia equina L. (Cnidaria: Anthozoa). (see details)
  8. Gadelha J.R., Asensio A.R., Gonzalez I., Aboal J.R., Carballeira A., Vieira L.R., Guilhermino L., Abreu S.N., Rendón von Osten J.R., Morgado F.M., Soares A.M.V.M. (2011) Differential accumulation of metals and changes in Cholinesterases and δ15N levels in the sea Anemone Anemonia sulcata (Cnidaria) as a function of aquaculture effluent gradient exposition. (see details)
  9. Gadelha J.R., Rendón Von Osten J.R., Abreu S.N., Morgado F.M., Soares A.M.V.M. (2011) Chemical assessment of Organoclorine Pesticides and Polychloro Biphenyls residues in sediment and Pomatoschistus microps tissues from Ria de Aveiro, Portugal. (see details)
  10. Nunes T., Marques B., Abreu S., Lillebø A.I. (2011) Contribution of salt marsh vegetation to the mobilization of hg between sediment/water colunn to the atmosphere (oral presentation). (see details)
  11. Rodrigues A.C.M., Santos R.M.A., Sampaio D.M.S., Buruaem L.M., Gadelha J.R., Morgado F., Abreu S.N., Costa-Lotufo L.V., Soares A.M.V.M. (2011) Mercury bioaccumulation and Biomagnification from diffuse sources in tropical estuaries (Ceará, Brazil). (see details)
  12. Gadelha J.R., Abreu S.N., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Actinia equina bioassays adopting techniques from acclimatizing in a flow-through system. (see details)
  13. Rodrigues S.A., Abreu S.N., Fernández-Salegui A.B., Alfonso A.T. , Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Assessing mercury dispersion from surface sediments using lichen transplants. (see details)
  14. Abreu S.N., Rodrigues A.C.M., Rodrigues A. C. M., Gadelha J., Gadelha J., Morgado F., Morgado, F., Abreu S.N, Soares A.M.V.M., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Organic mercury and Total mercury bioaccumulation in Danio rerio. (see details)
  15. Abreu S.N., Vieira H.M.C.S., Santos R.M.A.L, Gadelha, J., Morgado, F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Pomatoschistus microps (Krøyer, 1838) as zinc contamination bioindicator: in situ and laboratory experiments. (see details)
  16. Abreu S.N., Abreu S.N., Vieira H.M.C.S., Santos R.M.A.L, Santos R., Vieira H.M.C.S., Gadelha, J., Gadelha J., Morgado, F.,, Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Assessing Mercury environmental contamination using transplanted Pomatoschistus microps. (see details)
  17. Ferreira C., Gadelha J.R., Abreu S.N., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Assessing the acute toxic effect of 17 ß-estradiol on histology of Actinia equina. (see details)
  18. Gadelha J.R., Abreu S.N., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Histologic assessment of the acute toxic effects of 17 ß-estradiol on Anemonia sulcata. (see details)
  19. Gadelha J.R., Rendon J., Abreu S.N., Guilhermino L., Soares A.M.V.M., Morgado F. (2010) Sea anemones Actinia equina and Anemonia sulcata as bioindicators of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) bioaccumulation in the Iberian Coast. (see details)
  20. Rodrigues A.C.M., Abreu S.N., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Organic mercury and total mercury bioaccumulation in a model fish (Danio rerio). (see details)
  21. Rodrigues A.C.M., Gadelha J., Morgado F., Abreu S.N., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Mercury bioaccumulation and post exposition depuration in Danio rerio. (see details)
  22. Rodrigues S.A., Abreu S.N., Fernández-Salegui A.B., Terrón A., Soares A.M.V.M. (2010) Assessing mercury dispersion from surface sediments using lichen transplants. (see details)
  23. Abreu S,N,, Rodrigues A.C.M., Gadelha J.R., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2009) Mercury depuration in Pomatoschistus microps during acclimatation. (see details)
  24. Abreu S.N., Rodrigues A.C.M., Gadelha J.R., Neillin J., Morgado F., Soares A.M.V.M. (2009) Mercury accumulation in fine and coarse surface sediments conditioning Pomatochistus microps. (see details)
  25. Abreu S. N., Rodrigues A. C. M., Agra R., Morgado F., Soares A. M. V. M. (2009) A Fish Transplant experiment involving in situ Pomatochistus microps Mercury Bioaccumulation. (see details)
  26. Gadelha J.R., Abreu S.N., Morgado F. (2009) Mercury bioaccumulation in sea anemone Anemonia sulcata (Forskal, 1775) as bioindicator of marine environmental contamination. (see details)
  27. Gadelha J.R., Rodrigues A.C.M., Soares A.M.V.M., Abreu S.N, Morgado F. (2009) MERCURY BIOACUMULATION IN SEA ANEMONE ANEMONIA SULCATA (FORSKÅL, 1775) AS BIOINDICATOR OF MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINATION. (see details)
  28. Abreu S.N., Soares A.M.V.M., Nogueira A.N., Morgado F. (2007) Tree rings (Populus nigra L.) as Mercury data logger in aquatic environments: case Study of an Historically Contaminated Environment (Ria de Aveiro Portugal). (see details)
  29. Agra A.R., Abreu S.N., Morgado F., Nogueira A.J.A., Barata C., Soares A.M.V.M. (2007) The case of Mercury in a pyrite ore (S. Domingos, Portugal) – tracking the forgotten element. (see details)
  30. Pereira M.E., Abreu S., Coelho J.P., Pato P., Pardal M.A., Duarte A.C. (2007) Distribution of Lithogenic and Biogenic Fractions of Seston in Shallow Estuarine Systems: Influence of Resuspension and Implications for Sampling. (see details)
  31. Rocha L., Abreu S., Gomes A.R., Válega M., Pato P., Pereira E., Duarte A.C. (2004) A simple method development for the analysis of organic mercury in different environmental matrices. (see details)
  32. Abreu S., Lopes C.B., Pereira E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2001) Accumulation of Mercury in Tissues of Carcinus Maenas from A-Coastal Lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). (see details)
  33. Pato P., Abreu S., Pereira E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2001) Mercúrio em músculo, fígado e conteúdo estomacal de Dicentrarchus labrax numa zona contaminada (Ria de Aveiro). (see details)
  34. Abreu S., Lopes C.B., Pereira E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2000) Accumulation of Mercury in the Crab Carcinus Maenas from Areas of Ria de Aveiro With Diferent Contamination. (see details)
  35. Sizenando Abreu, Filipa Baptista, Fátima Jesus, Amadeu Soares, Rui Escadas Martins, Miguel Oliveira e Silva D-counter: Automatic Organism Counting and Characterization in Ecotoxicology assays. (see details)
  1. Duarte, A., Quintino, V., Rodrigues, A.M., Pereira, E., Cunha, A., Almeida, A., Abreu, S., Subida, M., Lopes, C., Pereira, A., Henriques, I., Válega, M., Monterroso, E.P. (2002) Monitorização Ambiental do Emissário Submarino de Aveiro. Ria de Aveiro – Cargas Orgânicas e Inorgânicas e Microrganismos Fecais. Relatório de Progresso – 2º semestre (Janeiro 2002). Universidade de Aveiro. (see details)
  2. Correia A., Duarte A.C., Borrego C., Moreira M.H., Almeida A., Cunha A., Barroso C.M., Lopes C., Pereira E., Queiroga H., Sampaio L., Cunha M.R., Válega M., Monterroso P., Abreu S. (2001) Desassoreamento da Ria de Aveiro/1ª Fase – Monitorização da Qualidade da Água, Sedimentos e Bentos na Ria de Aveiro. Relatório Final,. Instituto de Ambiente e Desenvolvimento. IMA 16.01-00/19, (see details)
  3. Quintino V., Neves R., Leitão P.C., Ferreira J., Coelho H., Silva J.F., Duck R., Duarte A.C., Rocha T., Pereira E., Cunha A., Almeida A., Lopes C., Abreu S., Pereira A., Pereira T., Oliveira M., Henriques I., Rodrigues A., Subida M.D., Oliveira J., Gil O., Santos I., Brito P., Válega M., Granja R., Antunes P., Santos C., Mendonça E., Barreiros A., RAvara A., Monterroso P., Catarino J. (2001) Monitorização Ambiental Associada ao Funcionamento do Emissário de S. Jacinto. Relatório de Progresso. IPIMAR, Inst. Hidrográfico, INETI, Inst. Superior Técnico, Univesidade de Aveiro. (see details)
  4. Borrego C., Coutinho M., Mata P., Correia A., Cunha A., Duarte A.C., Pereira C., Pereira E., Moreira M..H., Válega M., Monterroso P., Abreu S. (2000) Desassoreamento da Ria de Aveiro/1ª Fase – Análise da Qualidade da Água, Sedimentos e Bentos na Ria de Aveiro. Relatório de Progresso. Instituto de Ambiente e Desenvolvimento. REL. 55.00-00/19, (see details)
  1. Rocha L., Abreu S, Gomes A.R., Válega M., Pato P., Pereira E., Duarte A. (2004) A simple method development for the analysis of organic mercury in different environmental matrices. In: Horvat, M., Ogrinc, N., Faganeli, J. and Kotnik, J. (Eds.), Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant, RMZ – Materials and Geoenvironment, 51, 1, 2011-2014. (see details)
  2. Abreu S., Pereira E., Vale C., Duarte A.C. (2000) Acumulação de Mercúrio em Robalo da Ria de Aveiro. In: Estudos de Biogeoquímica na Zona Costeira Ibérica. IX Seminário Ibérico de Química Marinha, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal, 2000, 277-282. (see details)