CBMA

Centro de Biologia Molecular e Ambiental

Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology

Nuno Enmanuel Pinto Barcelos Martins
Nuno Enmanuel Pinto Barcelos Martins
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PhD Student
Sustaining Life - Biodiversity and Functional Ecology
Ecotoxicology
Fernanda Cássio & Cláudia Pascoal
Universidade do Minho - Campus de Gualtar, Departamento de Biologia - 4710-057, Braga - P

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Masters in Toxicology and ecotoxicology

Current Research & Key Publications

Research fellowship in project "WRANA. Wastewater reuse: improving the odds by understanding natural attenuation - Inn-INDIGO/0004/2014"
University of Minho & CBMA, Braga (Portugal)
?Establishing of the system for the culture of microalgae;
?Maintenance of lab cultures;
?Performance of ecotoxicity assays using a microalgae (Raphidocelis subcapitata) to rotifer model (Brachionus calyciflorus) to acess acute, chronic toxicity and bioacumulation of emergent polutants found in wastewaters (pharmaceuticals, nanoparticals and their respective ionic counter parts;

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Research Projects

Project "WRANA. Wastewater reuse: improving the odds by understanding natural attenuation - Inn-INDIGO/0004/2014"

Project "Synchrony - Synergies between Industry and Scientific Research for a sustainable development of Nanotechnology - PTDC/AAG-MMA/2140/2012"

Project "Domino Effect - Degradation of lotic ecosystems assocIated with plantation forestry: An Evaluation of plantation Forest Food-web Communities - PTDC/AGR-AAM/104379/2008"

Publications

 

N. Martins, R. Pereira, N. Abrantes, J. Pereira, F. Gonçalves, C. R. Marques (2012) - "Ecotoxicological effects of ciprofloxacin on freshwater species: data integration and derivation of toxicity thresholds for risk assessment", ECOTOXICOLOGY,21 (4): 1167-1176,DOI:10.1007/s10646-

 

 

 

Nuno Martins, Joana L. Pereira, Cláudia M.G. Duarte, Lídia C.A. Dias, Jorge Tavares, Ariana Moutinho, Filipe E. Antunes, Isabel Lopes (2015) - "Rational Design for Safer Nanomaterials: A Case

Study With Nano-Biosurfactants", platform presentation as invitade author at the seminar entitled "Contaminant mixtures in aquatic systems: Predicting biological impacts, developing safer nanomaterials and providing remediation solutions", held at the Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM), Aveiro.

Oral Presentations:

Nuno Martins, Joana L. Pereira, .Duarte C.M.G., Antunes F.E., Isabel Lopes (2015) - "Influence of functionalization in the toxicity of nanosurfactants to the duckweed Lemna minor", platform presentation as first and presenting author at SETAC Europe 25th Annual Meeting, Barcelona, Spain.

Nuno Martins, Joana L. Pereira, .Duarte C.M.G., Antunes F.E., Isabel Lopes (2015) "Influence of functionalization on the toxicity of nanomaterials: microtox test as a first screener", platform presentation as first and presenting author at IV Encontro National Pós-Graduação Ciências Biológicas, University of Aveiro.

Nuno Martins, Joana L. Pereira, Cláudia M.G. Duarte, Lídia C. A. Dias, Filipe E. Antunes, Isabel Lopes (2015) - "Rational Design for Safer Nanomaterials: A Case Study With Nano-Biosurfactants", platform presentation as first and presenting author at the 10th Iberian and 7th Iberoamerican Congress on Environmental Contamination and Toxicology - CICTA 2015, at Universidade de Trás-os- Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD) in Vila Real.

Poster Presentations:
N. Martins, R. Pereira, N. Abrantes, J. Pereira, F. Gonçalves, C. R. Marques (2010) -"Ecotoxicological effects of ciprofloxacin on non-target freshwater species", poster presentation as first author at SETAC Seville

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