Maria Olívia Pereira

Professor Auxiliar




Carreira

  • Desde  2003: Professor Auxiliar, Universidade do Minho

Qualificações

  • 2001: Doutoramento em Engenharia Química e Biológica, Universidade do Minho

Cargos e Responsabilidades

  • 2012 - 2016: Diretor-Adjunto de Departamento, Departamento de Engenharia Biológica
  • Desde  2012: Membro da Comissão Coordenadora de Departamento , Departamento de Engenharia Biológica
  • Desde  2012: Membro da Comissão Diretiva de Curso, Mestrado em Gestão Ambiental
  • Desde  2012: Diretor de Curso, Mestrado em Gestão Ambiental


Cursos

  • ANALISE ECONOMICA E DE RISCO CLINICO NA SAUDE ( Mestrado Integrado em Engenharia Biomédica )
  • Laboratórios de Tecnologia Ambiental ( Mestrado Integrado em Engenharia Biológica )
  • Tratamento de Água e Efluentes Líquidos ( Mestrado Integrado em Engenharia Biológica )


Projetos


Alunos de Investigação


Publicações Recentes

1
Discriminating between typical and atypical cystic fibrosis-related bacterial species by multiplex PNA-FISH
  • Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 114(2), 355-376, 2017
2
Quorum sensing inhibition in Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms: new insights through network mining
  • Biofouling, 33(2), 128-142, 2017
3
Polymicrobial ventilator-associated pneumonia: fighting in vitro Candida albicans-Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms with antifungal-antibacterial combination therapy
  • PLoS One, 12(1), e0170433, 2017
4
Insights into cystic fibrosis polymicrobial consortia: the role of species interactions in biofilm development, phenotype, and response to in-use antibiotics
  • Frontiers in Microbiology, 7(2146), 1-11, 2017
5
Role of bolA and rpoS genes in biofilm formation and adherence pattern by Escherichia coli K-12 MG1655 on polypropylene, stainless steel, and silicone surfaces
  • Acta Microbiologica et Immunologica Hungarica, (In Press), 2017
6
Co-immobilization of Palm and DNase I for the development of an effective anti-infective coating for catheter surfaces
  • Acta Biomaterialia, 44, 313-322, 2016
7
Bio-inspired coating strategies for the immobilization of polymyxins to generate contact-killing surfaces
  • Macromolecular Bioscience, 16(10), 1450-1460, 2016
8
Polydopamine-mediated immobilization of alginate lyase to prevent P. aeruginosa adhesion
  • Macromolecular Bioscience, 16(9), 1301-1310, 2016
9
Biofilm formation of Brazilian meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains: prevalence of biofilm determinants and clonal profiles
  • Journal of Medical Microbiology, 65(4), 286-297, 2016
10
The cystic fibrosis microbiome in an ecological perspective and its impact in antibiotic therapy
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 100(3), 1163-1181, 2016
11
Anti-biofim and antibacterial effect of essential oils and their major compounds
  • Journal of Essential Oil-Bearing Plants, 19(3), 624-631, 2016
12
Heteroresistance to colistin in Klebsiella pneumoniae is triggered by small colony variants sub-populations within biofilms
  • Pathogens and Disease, 74(2), ftw036, 2016
13
Reconstruction of the network of experimentally validated AMP-drug combinations against Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections
  • Current Bioinformatics, 11(5), 523-530, 2016
14
Construction of antimicrobial peptide-drug combination networks from scientific literature based on a semi-automated curation workflow
  • Database - The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation, 2016(baw143), 2016
15
Data quality in biofilm high-throughput routine analysis: intralaboratory protocol adaptation and experiment reproducibility
  • Journal of AOAC International, 98(6), 1721-1727, 2015
16
Microbiome in cystic fibrosis - shaping polymicrobial interactions for advances in antibiotic therapy
  • Critical Reviews in Microbiology, 41(3), 353-365, 2015
17
MorphoCol: An ontology-based knowledgebase for the characterisation of clinically significant bacterial colony morphologies
  • Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 55, 55-63, 2015
18
Enabling systematic, harmonised and large-scale biofilms data computation: the Biofilms Experiment Workbench
  • Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 118(3), 309-321, 2015
19
Pathogenicity phenomena in three model systems: from network mining to emerging system-level properties
  • Briefings in Bioinformatics, 16(1), 169-182, 2015
20
Effect of a casbane diterpene isolated from Croton nepetaefolius on the prevention and control of biofilms formed by bacteria and Candida species
  • Industrial Crops and Products, 61, 499-509, 2014
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