Articles in peer-review journals - 2017

Abbasalizadeh, S., Pakzad, M., Cabral, J.M.S., Baharvand, H., ”Allogeneic cell therapy manufacturing: Process development technologies and facility design options”, Exp. Opin. Biol. Th., 17 (2017) 1201-1219. doi: 10.1080/14712598.2017.1354982

Almeida, A., Rosa, A.M.M., Azevedo, A.M., Prazeres, D.M.F., ”A biomolecular recognition approach for the functionalization of cellulose with gold nanoparticles”, J. Mol. Recogn. (2017) e2634. doi: 10.1002/jmr.2634

Alves, L.G, Pinheiro, P.F., Feliciano, J.R., Dâmaso, D.P., Leitão, J.H., Martins, A.M.,“Synthesis, antimicrobial activity and toxicity to nematodes of cyclam derivatives”, Int. J. Antimicrob. Agents, 49 (2017) 646-649. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2017.03.002

Alves, M.M., Cunha, D.V., Santos, C.F., Mira, N.M., Montemor, M.F., "Microstructured ZnO-rod like coating prevents biofilm formation prompted by pathogenic Candida spp", Ceramics Int., 44 (2017) 4467-4472. doi: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2017.11.150

Badenes, S.M., Fernandes, T.G., Miranda, C.C., Pusch-Klein, A., Haupt, S., Rodrigues, C.A.V., Diogo, M.M., Brüstle, O., Cabral, J.M.S., “Long-term expansion of human induced pluripotent stem cells in a microcarrier-based dynamic system”, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., 92 (2017) 492–503. doi: 10.1002/jctb.5074

Bento, J.B., Franca, R.D.G., Pinheiro, T., Alves, L.C., Pinheiro, H.M., Lourenço, N.D., “Using nuclear microscopy to characterize the interaction of textile-used silver nanoparticles with a biological wastewater treatment system”, Nucl. Instr. Meth. B, 404 (2017) 150-154. doi: 10.1016/j.nimb.2017.01.016

Bernardo, R., Cunha, D.V., Wang, C., Pereira, L., Silva, S., Salazar, S.B., Schroeder, M.S., Okamoto, M., Takahashi-Nakaguchi, A., Chibana, H., Aoyoama, T., Sá-Correia, I., Azeredo, J., Butler, G., Mira, N.P., "The CgHaa1-regulon mediates response and tolerance to acetic acid stress in the human pathogen Candida glabrata", G3: Genes, Gen. Genet., 7 (2017) 1-18. doi: 10.1534/g3.116.034660

Birolli, W.G., Fonseca, L.P., Porto, A.L.M., "Aldol reactions by lipase from Rhizopus niveus, an example of unspecific protein catalysis", Catal. Lett., 147 (2017) 1977–1987. doi: 10.1007/s10562-017-2121-6

Bras, E.J.S., Chu, V., Aires-Barros, M.R., Conde, J.P., Fernandes, P., “A microfluidic platform for physical entrapment of yeast cells with continuous production of invertase”, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., 92 (2017) 334-341. doi: 10.1002/jctb.5010

Bras, E.J.S., Soares, R.R.G., Azevedo, A.M., Fernandes, P., Arévalo-Rodriguez, M., Chu, V., Conde, J.P., Aires-Barros, M.R., “A multiplexed microfluidic toolbox for the rapid optimization of affinity-driven partition in aqueous two phase systems”, J. Chromatogr. A, 1515 (2017) 252-259. doi: 10.1016/j.chroma.2017.07.094

Cabral, M.G., Pereira, M., Silva, Z., Iria, I., Coutinho, C., Lopes, A., Sá-Correia, I., Videira, P.A., “Using dendritic cells to evaluate how Burkholderia cenocepacia clonal isolates from a chronically infected cystic fibrosis patient subvert immune functions”, Med. Microbiol. Immunol., 206 (2017) 111–123; doi:10.1007/s00430-016-0488-4

Califano, G., Castanho, S., Soares, F., Ribeiro, L., Cox, C.J., Mata, L., Costa, R., "Molecular taxonomic profiling of bacterial communities in a gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata) hatchery", Front. Microbiol., 8 (2017) 204. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00204

Campos-Pinto, I., Espitia-Saloma, E., Rosa, S.A.S.L., Rito-Palomares, M., Aguilar, O., Arévalo-Rodríguez, M., Aires-Barros, M.R., Azevedo, A.M., "Integration of cell harvest with affinity-enhanced purification of monoclonal antibodies using aqueous two-phase systems with a dual tag ligand", Sep. Pur. Technol., 173 (2017) 129-134. doi: 10.1016/j.seppur.2016.09.017

Carvalho, F., Marques, M.P.C., Fernandes, P., “Sucrose hydrolysis in a bespoke capillary wall-coated microreactor”, Catalysts, 7 (2017) 42; doi: 10.3390/catal7020042

Cardoso, J.M.S., Guerreiro, S.I., Lourenço, A., Alves, M.M., Montemor, M.F., Mira, N.P., Leitão, J.H., Carvalho, M.F.N.N., “Ag(I) camphorimine complexes with antimicrobial activity towards clinically important bacteria and species of the Candida genus”, PLoS One, 12 (2017) e0177355xx. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0177355

Castanho, S., Califano, G., Soares, F., Costa, R., Mata, L., Pousão-Ferreira, P. , Ribeiro,  L., "The effect of live feeds bathed with the red seaweed Asparagopsis armata on the survival, growth and physiology status of Sparus aurata larvae", Fish Physiol. Biochem., 43 (2017) 1043-1054. doi: 10.1007/s10695-017-0351-6

Completo, C., Geraldes, V., Semião, V., Mateus, M., Rodrigues, M., “Centrifugal nanofiltration for small-volume samples”, J. Membr. Sci. 540 (2017) 411–421. doi:10.1016/j.memsci.2017.06.069

Costa, M.H.G., McDevitt, T.C., Cabral, J. M. S., Silva, C. L.,  Ferreira, F.C., “Tridimensional configurations of human mesenchymal stem/stromal cells to enhance cell paracrine potential towards wound healing processes”, J. Biotechnol., 262 (2017) 28-39. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2017.09.020

Cunha, D.V., Salazar, S.B., Lopes, M.M.,  Mira, N., “Mechanistic insights underlying tolerance to acetic acid stress in vaginal Candida glabrata clinical isolates”. Front. Microbiol., 28 (2017). Article 259. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00259

de Carvalho, C.C.C.R., “Whole cell biocatalysts: essential workers from Nature to the industry”, Microbiol. Biotechnol., 10 (2017) 250-263. doi: 10.1111/1751-7915.12363

de Carvalho, C.C.C.R., Caramujo, M.J., ”Carotenoids in aquatic ecosystems and aquaculture: A colorful business with implications for human health”, Front. Mar. Sci., 4 (2017) 93. doi: 10.3389/fmars.2017.00093

de Carvalho, C.C.C.R., Inácio, P.L., Miranda, R.M., Santos, T.G. ”Using biotechnology to solve engineering problems: Non-destructive testing of microfabrication components“, Materials, 10 (2017) 788. doi:10.3390/ma10070788

Ferreira, A., Ribeiro, B., Marques, P.A.S.S., Ferreira, A.F., Dias, A.P., Pinheiro, H.M., Reis, A., Gouveia, L., ”Scenedesmus obliquus mediated brewery wastewater remediation and CO2 biofixation for green energy purposes”, J. Clean. Prod., 165 (2017) 1316-1327. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.07.232

Ferreira, T. J., Farinha, A. R., Santos, T. G., Miranda, R., de Carvalho, C. C. C. R., Vieira, M. T. “Nondestructive testing in microfabrication using bacteria”. Ciencia Tecnol. Mater., 29 (2017), 262-264. Doi: 10.1016/j.ctmat.2016.09.002

Franca, R.D.G., Ortigueira, J., Pinheiro, H.M., Lourenço, N.D., “Effect of SBR feeding strategy and feed composition on the stability of aerobic granular sludge in the treatment of a simulated textile wastewater”, Water Sci. Technol., 76 (2017) 1188-1195. doi: 10.2166/wst.2017.300

Gil, F.N., Bellí, G., Viegas, C.A., "The Saccharomyces cerevisiae response to stress caused by the herbicidal active substance alachlor requires the iron regulon transcription factor Aft1p", Environ. Microbiol. 19 (2017) 485–499. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.13439

Godinho, C.P., Mira, N.P., Cabrito, T.R., Teixeira, M.C., Alasoo, K., Guerreiro, J.F., Sá-Correia, I., “Yeast response and tolerance to benzoic acid involves the Gcn4- and Stp1-regulated multidrug/multixenobiotic resistance transporter Tpo1”, Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 101 (2017) 5005-5018; doi:10.1007/s00253-017-8277-6

Gomes-Silva, D., Srinivasan, M., Sharma, S., Lee, C.M., Davis, T.H., Rouce, R.H., Bao, G., Brenner, M.K., Mamonkin, M., "CD7-edited T cells expressing a CD7-specific CAR for the therapy of T-cell malignancies", Blood, 130 (2017) 285-296. doi: 10.1182/blood-2017-01-761320

Grilo, A.L., Mateus, M., Aires-Barros, M.R., Azevedo, A.M., “Monoclonal antibodies production platforms: an opportunity study of a non-protein A chromatographic platform based on process economics. Biotechnol. J., 12 (2017) 1700260.  doi: 10.1002/biot.201700260

Guerreiro, J.F., Mira, N.P., Santos, A.X.S., Riezman, H., Sá-Correia, I., "Membrane phosphoproteomics of yeast early response to acetic acid: Role of Hrk1 kinase and lipid biosynthetic pathways, in particular sphingolipids", Front. Microbiol., 8 (2017) 1302. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01302

Hassan, A.A., Maldonado, R.F., Santos, S.C., Di Lorenzo, F., Silipo, A., Coutinho, C.P., Cooper, V.S., Molinaro, A., Valvano, M.A., Sá-Correia, I., "Structure of O-antigen and hybrid biosynthetic locus in Burkholderia cenocepacia clonal variants recovered from a cystic fibrosis patient", Front. Microbiol., 8  (2017)1027 . doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01027

Henriques, S.F., Mira, N.P., Sá-Correia, I., “Genome-wide search for candidate genes for yeast robustness improvement against formic acid reveals novel susceptibility (Trk1 and positive regulators) and resistance (Haa1-regulon) determinants”, Biotechnol. Biofuels, 10 (2017) 96. doi: 10.1186/s13068-017-0781-5

Jimenez, D.E.Q., Ferreira, I.M., Yoshioka, S.A., Fonseca, L. P., Porto, A.L.M., “Silk fibroin functionalized with CuSO4 on Knoevenagel condensation under microwave radiation”, Curr. Microwave Chem. 4 (2017) 131-138. doi: 10.2174/2213335603666160809121421

Karimi, E., Gonçalves, J.M.S., Reis, M., Costa, R., “Draft genome sequence of Microbacterium sp. strain Alg239_V18, an Actinobacterium retrieved from the marine sponge Spongia sp.”, Genome Announc., 5 (2017) e01457-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01457-16

Karimi, E., Ramos, M., Gonçalves, J.M., Xavier, J.R., Reis, M.P., Costa, R., “Comparative metagenomics reveals the distinctive adaptive features of the Spongia officinalis endosymbiotic consortium”, Front. Microbiol., 8 (2017) 2499. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.02499

Keller-Costa, T., Eriksson, D., Gonçalves, J.M.S., Gomes, N.C.M., Lago-Lestón, A., Costa, R., “The gorgonian coral Eunicella labiata hosts a distinct prokaryotic consortium amenable to cultivation”, FEMS Microbiol. Ecol., 93 (2017) fix142. doi: 10.1093/femsec/fix143

Marques, S., Matos, C.T., Gírio, F.M., Roseiro, J.C., Santos, J.A.L., “Lactic acid production from recycled paper sludge: Process intensification by running fed-batch into a membrane-recycle bioreactor”, Biochem. Eng. J. 120 (2017) 63-72. doi: 10.1016/j.bej.2016.12.021

Marques,  S., Gírio, F. M., Santos, J. A. L., Roseiro, J. C., “Pulsed fed-batch strategy towards intensified process for lactic acid production using recycled paper sludge”, Biomass Conv. Bioref., 7 (2017) 127-137. doi: 10.1007/s13399-016-0211-0

Martina, P., Leguizamon, M., Prieto, C.I., Sousa, S.A., Montanaro, P., Draghi, W.O., Stämmler, M., Bettiol, M., de Carvalho, C.C.C.R., Palau, J., Figoli, C., Alvarez, F., Benetti, S., Lejona, S., Vescina, C., Ferreras, J., Lasch, P., Lagares, A., Zorreguieta, A., Leitão, J.H., Yantorno, O.M., Bosch, A., ”Burkholderia puraquae sp. nov., a novel species of the Burkholderia cepacia complex isolated from hospital settings and agricultural soils”, Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68 (2017) 14-20. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.002293

Matias, S.C., Lourenço, N.M.T., Fonseca, L.J.P., Cordas, C.M., “Comparative electrochemical behavior of cytochrome c on aqueous solutions containing choline‐based room temperature ionic liquids”, Chem. Select, 2 (2017) 8701–8705. doi: 10.1002/slct.201702052

Mil-Homens, D., Pinto, S. N., Matos, R. G., Arraiano, C., Fialho, A. M., “Burkholderia cenocepacia K56-2 trimeric autotransporter adhesin BcaA binds TNFR1 and contributes to induce airway inflammation”, Cell. Microbiol., 19 (2017) e12677. doi: 10.1111/cmi.12677

Moitinho-Silva, L., [...], Costa, R., [...], Thomas, T., “The sponge microbiome project”, GigaScience, (2017) gix077. doi: 10.1093/gigascience/gix077

Monteiro, P.T., Pais, P., Costa, C., Manna, S., Sá-Correia, I., Teixeira, M.C., "The PathoYeastract database: fan information system for the analysis of gene and genomic transcription regulation in pathogenic yeasts", Nucleic Acids Res., 45 (2017) D597-D603. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkw817

Moreira, A.S., Mil-Homens, D., Sousa, S.A., Coutinho, C.P., Pinto-de-Oliveira, A., Ramos, C.G., Santos, S.C., Fialho, A.M., Leitão, J.H., Sá-Correia, I., "Variation of Burkholderia cenocepacia virulence potential during cystic fibrosis chronic lung infection", Virulence, 8 (2017) 782-796. doi: 10.1080/21505594.2016.1237334

Napoleão, P., Carmo, M.M., Pinheiro, T., ”Prognostic evaluation of soluble CD40L in acute myocardial infarction: is not fancy, is science!”, Ann. Transl. Med., 5 (2017) 90. doi: 10.21037/atm.2017.01.58

Palma, M., Dias, P.J., Roque, F.C., Luzia, L., Guerreiro, J.F., Sá-Correia, I., “The Zygosaccharomyces bailii transcription factor Haa1 is required for acetic acid and copper stress responses suggesting subfunctionalization of the ancestral bifunctional protein Haa1/Cup2”, BMC Genomics. 18 (2017) 75. doi: 10.1186/s12864-016-3443-2

Palma, M., Münsterkötter, M., Peça, J., Güldener, U., Sá-Correia, I., “Genome sequence of the highly weak-acid-tolerant Zygosaccharomyces bailii IST302, amenable to genetic manipulations and physiological studies”, FEMS Yeast Res., 17 (2017) xfox025. doi: 10.1093/femsyr/fox025

Pinto, I.F., Caneira, C.R.F., Soares, R.R.G., Madaboosi, N., Aires-Barros, M.R., Conde, J.P., Azevedo, A.M., Chu, V., “The application of microbeads to microfluidic systems for enhanced detection and purification of biomolecules”, Methods 116 (2017) 112–124. doi: 10.1016/j.ymeth.2016.12.005

Pires, V.M.R., Pereira, P.M.P., Brás, J.A., Correia, M., Cardoso, V., Bule, P., Alves, V.D., Najmudin, S., Venditto, I., Ferreira, L.M.A., Romão, M.J., Carvalho, A.L., Fontes, C.M.G.A., Prazeres, D.M.F., “Stability and ligand promiscuity of type A carbohydrate-binding modules are illustrated by the structure of StCBM64C from Spirochaeta thermophila”, J. Biol. Chem. 292 (2017) 4847-4860. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.767541

Pisoeiro, J., Galvão, A., Pinheiro, H.M., Ferreira, F., Matos, J., "Determining stoichiometric parameters of detached biomass from a HSSF-CW using respirometry", Ecol. Eng., 98 (2017) 388-393. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2016.07.003

Pushp, P., Ferreira, F.C., Cabral, J.M.S., Gupta, M.K., ”Improved survival of cardiac cells on surface modified electrospun nanofibers”, Polym. Sci. Ser. A, 59 (2017) 515–523. doi: 10.1134/S0965545X17040058

Raposo, R.S., Almeida, M.C.M.D., Fonseca, M.M., Cesário, M. T., "Feeding strategies for tuning Poly (3-hydroxybutyrate-co-4-hydroxybutyrate) monomeric composition and productivity using Burkholderia sacchari", Int. J. Biol. Macromol., 105 (2017) 825-833 doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.07.111

Raposo, R.S., Almeida, M.C.M.D., Oliveira, M.C.M.A, Fonseca, M.M., Cesário, M. T., "A Burkholderia sacchari cell factory: production of poly-3-hydroxybutyrate, xylitol and xylonic acid from xylose-rich sugar mixtures", New Biotechnol., 34 (2017) 12-22. doi: 10.1016/j.nbt.2016.10.001

Rauta, P.R., Nayak, B., Monteiro, G.A., Mateus, M., “Design and characterization of plasmids encoding antigenic peptides of Aha1 from Aeromonas hydrophila as prospective fish vaccines”, J. Biotechnol., 241 (2017) 116–126. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2016.11.019

Remy, E., Niño-González, M., Godinho, C.P., Cabrito, T.R., Teixeira, M.C., Sá-Correia, I., Duque, P., "Heterologous expression of the yeast Tpo1p or Pdr5p membrane transporters in Arabidopsis confers plant xenobiotic tolerance", Sci. Rep., (2017) 4529. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-04534-7

Ribeiro, A.C., Rocha, A., Soares, R.M.D., Fonseca, l.P., Silveira, N.P., "Synthesis and characterization of acetylated amylose and development of inclusion complexes with rifampicin", Carbohyd. Polym., 157 (2017) 267-274. doi: 10.1016/j.carbpol.2016.09.064

Ribeiro, N., Roy, S., Butenko, N., Cavaco, I., Pinheiro, T., Alho, I., Marques, F., Avecilla, F., Pessoa, J.C., Correia, I., “New Cu(II) complexes with pyrazolyl derived Schiff base ligands: Synthesis and biological evaluation”, J. Inorg. Biochem., 174 (2017) 63-75. doi: 10.1016/j.jinorgbio.2017.05.011

Rodrigues, C.J.C., Pereira, R.F.S., Fernandes, P., Cabral, J.M.S., de Carvalho, C.C.C.R., ”Cultivation-based strategies to find efficient marine biocatalysts”, Biotechnol. J., 12 (2017) 1700036. doi: 10.1002/biot.201700036

Rodrigues, G.M.C., Gaj, T., Adil, M.M., Wahba, J., Rao, A.T., Lorbeer, F.K., Kulkarni, R.U., Diogo, M.M., Cabral, J.M.S., Miller, E.W., “Defined and scalable differentiation of human oligodendrocyte precursors from pluripotent stem cells in a 3D culture system”, Stem Cell Rep., 8 (2017) 1770-1783. doi: 10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.04.027

Rodrigues, P., Silvestre, J.D., Flores-Colen, I., Viegas, C.A., Brito, J., Kurad, R., Demertzi, M., “Methodology for the assessment of the ecotoxicological potential of construction materials”, Materials, 10 (2017) 649. doi:10.3390/ma10060649

Romão, D., Cavalheiro, M., Mil-Homens, D., Santos, R., Pais, P., Costa, C., Takahashi-Nakaguchi, A., Fialho, A.M., Chibana, H., Teixeira, M.C., “A new determinant of Candida glabrata virulence: the acetate exporter CgDtr1”, Front. Cell. Infect. Microbiol., 7 (2017) 473. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00473

Rosa, A.M.M., Prazeres, D.M.F., Paulo, P.M.R., ”Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy study of the complexation of DNA hybrids, IgG antibody and a chimeric protein of IgG-binding ZZ domains fused with a Carbohydrate Binding Module”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 19 (2017) 16606 - 16614. doi: 10.1039/C7CP00662D

Ruivo, S., Azevedo, A.M., Prazeres, D.M.F., “Colorimetric detection of D-dimer in a paper-based immunodetection device”, Anal. Biochem., 538 (2017) 5-12. doi: 10.1016/j.ab.2017.09.009

Saldanha do Carmo, C., Pais, R., Simplício, A., Mateus, M., Duarte, C. M. M., ”Improvement of aroma and shelf-life of non-alcoholic beverages through cyclodextrins-limonene inclusion complexes”, Food Bioprocess Technol. 10 (2017) 1297-1309. doi:10.1007/s11947-017-1897-0

Sanches, S., C. Nunes, P.C. Passarinho, F.C. Ferreira, V.J. Pereira, J.G. Crespo, “Development of photocatalytic titanium dioxide membranes for degradation of recalcitrant compounds”, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., 92 (2017) 1727-17-37. doi:10.1002/jctb.5172

Santos, D.A., Oliveira, M.M., Curvelo, A.A.S., Fonseca, L.P., Porto, A.L.M., “Hydrolysis of cellulose from sugarcane bagasse by cellulases from marine-derived fungi strains”, Int. Biodeter. Biodegr., 121 (2017) 66-78. doi: 10.1016/j.ibiod.2017.03.014

Santos, R., Costa, C., Mil-Homens, D., Romão, D., de Carvalho, C.C.R., Pais, P., Mira, N.P., Fialho, AM, Teixeira MC, “The multidrug resistance transporters CgTpo1_1 and CgTpo1_2 play a role in virulence and biofilm formation in the human pathogen Candida glabrata”, Cell. Microbiol., 19 (2016) e12686. doi: 10.1111/cmi.12686

Santos, D.R., Soares, R.R.G., Chu, V., Conde, J.P., “Performance of hydrogenated amorphous silicon thin film photosensors at ultra-low light levels: Towards attomole sensitivities in lab-on-chip biosensing applications”, IEEE Sensors J., 17 (2017) 6895-6903. doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2017.2751253

Saraiva, J.L., Keller-Costa, T., Hubbard, P.C., Rato, A. & Canário, A.V.M. “Chemical diplomacy in male tilapia: urinary signal increases sex hormone and decreases aggression”, Sci. Rep. 7 (2017) 7636. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-07558-1

Seixas, I., Barbosa, C., Salazar, S. Mendes,-Faia, A., Wang, Yu., Guldener, U., Mendes-Ferreira-A., Mira, N., “Genome sequence of the nonconventional wine yeast Hanseniaspora guilliermondii UTAD222”, Genome Announc. 5 (2017) e01515-16. doi:10.1128/genomeA.01515-16

Silva, D.F.C., Azevedo, A.M., Fernandes, P., Chu, V., Conde, J.P., Aires-Barros, M.R., "Determination of partition coefficients of biomolecules in a microfluidic aqueous two phase system platform using fluorescence microscopy”, J. Chrom. A., 1487 (2017) 242-247. doi: 10.1016/j.chroma.2016.12.036

Silva, I.N., Duarte, S., Moreira, L.M., Monteiro, G.A., “Draft genome sequence of the plasmid-free Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis strain LMG 19460”, Genome Announc., 4 (2017) e00210-17. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00210-17

Silva, I.N., Ramires, M.J., Azevedo, L.A., Guerreiro, A.R., Tavares, A.C., Becker, J.D., Moreira, L.M., “The regulator LdhR and the D-lactate dehydrogenase LdhA of Burkholderia multivorans play a role in carbon overflow and in planktonic cellular aggregates formation”. Appl Env. Microbiol. 83 (2017) e01343-17.  doi:10.1128/AEM.01343-17.

Silva-Santos, A.R., Alves, C.P., Prazeres, D.M.F., Azevedo, A.M., “A Process for supercoiled plasmid DNA purification based on multimodal chromatography”, Sep. Pur. Technol., 182 (2017) 94-100. doi: 10.1016/j.seppur.2017.03.042

Simões, I.N., Vale, P., Soker, S., Atala, A., Keller, D., Noiva, R., Carvalho, S., Peleteiro, C., Cabral, J.M.S., Eberli, D., da Silva, C.L., Baptista, P.M., "Decellularization of whole urethras for tissue engineering applications", Sci. Rep., 7 (2017) 41934. doi:10.1038/srep41934

Soares, R.R.G., Azevedo, A.M., Fernandes, P., Chu, V., Conde, J.P., Aires-Barros, M.R., "A simple method for point-of-need extraction, concentration and rapid multi-mycotoxin immunodetection in feeds using aqueous two-phase systems", J. Chromatogr. A., 1511 (2017) 15-24. doi: 10.1016/j.chroma.2017.07.004

Soares, R.R.G., Santos, D.R., Chu, V., Azevedo, A.M., Aires-Barros, M.R., Conde, J.P., "A point-of-use microfluidic device with integrated photodetector array for immunoassay multiplexing: Detection of a panel of mycotoxins in multiple samples", Biosens. Bioelectron., 87 (2017) 823-831. doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2016.09.041

Soure, A. M., Fernandes-Platzgummer, A., Moreira, F., Lilaia, C., S.-H.,  Ku, C.-P., Huang, Y.-F., Milligan, W., Cabral, J. M. S., Silva, C. L., “Integrated culture platform based on a human platelet lysate supplement for the isolation and scalable manufacturing of umbilical cord matrix-derived mesenchymal stem/stromal cells”, J. Tissue Eng. Regen. Med., 11 (2017) 1630-1640. doi: 10.1002/ter m.2200

Sousa, S.A., Feliciano, J.R., Pita, T., Guerreiro, S.I., Leitão, J.H.” Burkholderia cepacia complex virulence gene expression regulation: a review”. Genes 8 (2017) 43. doi: 10.3390/genes8010043

Swinnen, S., Henriques, S.F., Shrestha, R., Ho, P.-W., Sá‑Correia, I., Nevoigt, E., “Improvement of yeast tolerance to acetic acid through Haa1 transcription factor engineering: towards the underlying mechanisms”, Microb. Cell Fact., 16 (2017) 7. doi: 10.1186/s12934-016-0621-5

Vasco, M.S., Alves, L.C., Corregidor, V., Correia, D., Godinho, C.P., Sá-Correia, I.,  Bettiol, A., Watt, F., Pinheiro, T., “3D map distribution of metallic nanoparticles in whole cells using MeV ion microscopy”, J. Microsc., 267 (2017) 227-236. doi: 10.1111/jmi.12561

Vicente, A.I., Esteves, T., Afonso, C.A.M., Ferreira, F.C., “Solvent compatible polymer functionalization with adenine, a DNA base, for API degenotoxification: Preparation and characterization”, Sep. Pur. Technol., 179 (2017) 438-448. doi: 10.1016/j.seppur.2017.02.011

Weiss, A., Costa, R., Wichard, T., “Morphogenesis of Ulva mutabilis (Chlorophyta) induced by Maribacter species (Bacteroidetes, Flavobacteriaceae)”, Botanica Marina, 60 (2017) 197–206. doi: 10.1515/bot-2016-0083.


Articles in National Journals


Mata, A. M. T., Pinheiro, H. M., Lourenço, N. D. (2017), “Desenvolvimento de um biorreator de grânulos aeróbios para tratamento de água residuária sintética e reativação do sistema após parada prolongada”, Eng. Sanit. Ambient., 23 (2017), 757-766. doi: 10.1590/s1413-41522018154272


Articles in Conference Proceedings

 de Carvalho, C. C. C. R., Rosato, A. E., “Phenotypic adaptations of Staphylococcus aureus during exposure to antibiotics”, Proceedings Book of 2nd International Caparica Conference in Antibiotic Resistance (IC2AR 2017; Editors: Ana Laço, José Luis Capelo and Carlos Lodeiro), Caparica, Portugal, 12-15 June 2017. Proteomass (Portugal)

Leitão, C., Fernandes, L., Ribeiro, R., Almeida, M.C., Pinheiro, C. I. C., Pinheiro, H. M., “Development of soft sensors based on analytical and spectral data on a real small size Wastewater Treatment Plant”, in Proceedings of the 12th Portuguese Conference on Automatic Control, Guimarães-CONTROLO 2016, Portugal, September 2016, Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol. 402, P. Garrido, F. Soares, A. P. Moreira (eds.), Springer Int. Publ., Basel (2017) pp. 323-333. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-43671-5_28

Mizukami, A., Neto, M.S.A., Moreira, F., Fernandes-Platzgummer, A., Huang, Y.-F., Milligan, W., Cabral, J.M.S., da Silva, C.L., Covas, D.T., Swiech, K., “Efficient clinical-scale expansion of adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem/stromal cells in a closed and automated hollow-fiber bioreactor under xeno-free culture conditions.” Cytotherapy 2017, 19(5), S154.

Pfluck, A.C.D., de Barros, D.P.C, Fonseca, L.P., “Stability assay of Candida rugosa lipase in miniemulsion system to synthesis of biodegradable polymers”, in proceedings of the 2017 IEEE 5th Portuguese Meeting on Bioengineering (ENBENG). doi: 10.1109/ENBENG.2017.7889455

Pfluck, A.C.D., de Barros, D.P.C, Fonseca, L.P., “Synthesis of aliphatic polyesters via biocatalisys in miniemulsion system, International Conference on Direct Digital Manufacturing and Polymers, ICDDMAP 2017 | Institute Polytechnic of Leiria, Marinha Grande, Portugal

Rodrigues, C. J. C., de Carvalho, C. C. C. R., Desenvolvimento de bioprocessos com bactérias marinhas para aplicações industriais sustentáveis, Actas do Colóquio “Jornadas do Mar 2016”. Escola Naval Lisboa, (in press).

Rosa, F.O.P., Cunha, B., Carmelo, J. G., Fernandes-Platzgummer, A., Da Silva, C. L., Calado, C.R.C., “Mid-infrared spectroscopy: A ground breaking tool for monitoring mammalian cells processes” in proceedings of the 2017 IEEE 5th Portuguese Meeting on Bioengineering (ENBENG). doi: 10.1109/ENBENG.2017.7889479