CBMA

Centro de Biologia Molecular e Ambiental

Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology

Ana Margarida Pereira
Ana Margarida Pereira
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PhD Student
Innovation for Life - Functional Genomics and Nanobiotechnology for Sustainable Living
Biotechnology
Margarida Casal, Raul Machado
Universidade do Minho - Campus de Gualtar, Departamento de Biologia - 4710-057, Braga - P

Current Research & Key Publications

Functionalization, bioproduction and characterization of recombinant Protein-Based Polymers for advaced materials

 

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Research Projects

Insights into the mechanism of antimicrobial activity and its exploitation for developing new therapies against clinically relevant bacteria 

 FUN-SILK - Functionalized silk-based polymers as advanced biomaterials

Publications

A. M. Pereira, R. Machado, A. da Costa, A. Ribeiro, T. Bernardo, T. Collins, A. C. Gomes, I. B. Leonor, D. Kaplan, R. L. Reis, M. Casal. 2017. Silk-based biomaterials functionalized with fibronectin type II promotes cell adhesion. Acta Biomaterialia, 47, 50-59.

Machado, R., da Costa, A., Sencadas, V., Pereira, A. M., Rodríguez-Cabello, J. C., Lanceros-Mendez, S., Casal, M. 2015. Exploring the properties of genetically engineered silk-elastin-like protein films. Macromolecular Bioscience 15(12), 1698-709

Ferreira C., Pereira A.M., Pereira M.C., Melo LF and Simões M. 2011. Physiological changes induced by the quaternary ammonium compound benzyldimethyldodecylammonium chloride on Pseudomonas fluorescens. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 66, 1036-1043.

 Simões, L. C., Lemos, M., Araújo, P., Pereira, A.M., Simões, M. 2011. The effects of glutaraldehyde on the control of single and dual biofilms of Bacillus cereus and Pseudomonas fluorescens. Biofouling 27, 337-346.

 Simões, L. C., Lemos, M., Pereira, A.M., Abreu C, Saavedra M J, Simões, M. 2011. Persister cells in a biofilm treated with a biocide. Biofouling 27, 403-411.

 Pereira A. M., Abreu, A. C., M., Simões M., Action of kanamicyn against single and dual species biofilms of Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Microbiology Research, 2, 84-88.

 Ferreira, C., Pereira A. M., Pereira, M. C., Simões, M. and Melo, L.F. 2013. Biofilm control with new microparticles with immobilized biocide. Heat Transfer Engineering, 34, 712-718.

 

 A. M. Pereira, C. Ferreira, M.M.S.M. Bastos, O.C. Nunes, M. Coelho, M. C. Pereira, M. Simões and L. F. Melo, Functionalized Microparticles with Biocide Properties, ICAR 2010, pp 234-235

 C. Ferreira, A. M. Pereira, M.M.S.M. Bastos, O.C. Nunes, M. Coelho, M. C. Pereira, M. Simões and L. F. Melo, Antimicrobial mechanisms of action of benzyldimethyldodecylammonium chloride, ICAR 2010, pp 304

 C. Ferreira, A.M. Pereira, M.C. Pereira, M. Simões and L.F. Melo, Biofilme control with new microparticles with immobilized biocide, Proceedings of International Conference on Heat Exchanger Fouling and Cleaning 2011, pp 174-179.

 

 A.M. Pereira, T.C. Bernardo, A. da Costa, T. Collins, R. Machado, I.B. Leonor, M. Casal, R.L. Reis, "Development of new chimeric proteins for tissue engineering", J Tissue Eng Regen Med 2013; 7 (Supp. 1), pp 13.

 A.M. Pereira, T.C. Bernardo, A. da Costa, T. Collins, R. Machado, I.B. Leonor, M. Casal, R.L. Reis, "Development of new chimeric proteins for tissue engineering", J Tissue Eng Regen Med 2013; 7 (Supp. 1), pp 46.

 Ferreira C., Pereira A. M., Melo L.F., Simões M., “ADVANCES IN INDUSTRIAL BIOFILM CONTROL WITH MICRO-NANOTECHNOLOGY” In: Current Research, Technology and Education Topics in Applied Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology, Formatex, 2010.

 

 

 

Comunicações Orais

A. M. Pereira, C. Ferreira, M.M.S.M. Bastos, O.C. Nunes, M. Coelho, M. C. Pereira, M. Simões and L. F. Melo, Functionalized Microparticles with Biocide Properties, ICAR2010, 3-5 Novembro 2010, Sevilha, Espanha.

 C. Ferreira, A. M. Pereira, M.M.S.M. Bastos, O.C. Nunes, M. Coelho, M. C. Pereira, M. Simões and L. F. Melo, Antimicrobial mechanisms of action of benzyldimethyldodecylammonium chloride, ICAR 2010, pp 304

 C. Ferreira, A.M. Pereira, M.C. Pereira, M. Simões and L.F. Melo, Biofilme control with new microparticles with immobilized biocide, Eurotherm Heat Exchanger Fouling and Cleaning Conference 2011, 5-10 Junho 2011, Creta, Grécia.


Comunicações em Painel

Maria J. Feio, Peter Eaton, A. Margarida Pereira, Paula Gameiro, Inês Gomes and Ricardo Franco, “Cytochrome c interactions with gold surfaces and nanoparticles”, apresentado no 4º Encontro do Requimte”, 31 de Março/1 de Abril, 2006, Fátima, Portugal.

 A.M. Pereira, T.C. Bernardo, A. da Costa, T. Collins, R. Machado, I.B. Leonor, M. Casal, R.L. Reis, “Development of new chimeric proteins for tissue engineering”, apresentado na 3rd ICVS/3B's Meeting, 28 de Junho de 2013, Braga, Portugal

 A.M. Pereira, T.C. Bernardo, A. da Costa, T. Collins, R. Machado, I.B. Leonor, M. Casal, R.L. Reis, “Development of new chimeric proteins for tissue engineering”, 1º Workshop do Polaris, 7 a 9 de Outubro de 2013, Porto, Portugal

 A.M. Pereira, T.C. Bernardo, A. da Costa, T. Collins, R. Machado, I.B. Leonor, M. Casal, R.L. Reis, “Development of new chimeric proteins for tissue engineering”, Term Stem 2013, 10 a 12 de Outubro de 2013, Porto, Portugal 

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