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Details of Professor Vitor Vasconcelos   


Gender male
Job title Professor, Director
Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental ( CIIMAR)
Rua dos Bragas, 289 Porto 4050-123
Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental Rua dos Bragas, 289
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Website http://www.ciimar.up.pt/member.php?id=103
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Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products
Research Region 36
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Professor Vitor VASCONCELOS)

Baptista, M. S., Cianca, R. C. C., C. Almeida, M. R., Vasconcelos, V. M. 2011. Determination of the non protein amino acid β-N-methylamino-L-alanine in estuarine cyanobacteria by capillary electrophoresis. Toxicon 58: 410-414
Lopes, V., Vasconcelos, V., 2011. Bioactivity of benthic and picoplanktonic estuarine cyanobacteria on growth of photoautotrophs: inhibition versus stimulation. Marine Drugs 9: 790-802
Lopes, V., Vasconcelos, V., 2011. Planktonic and benthic cyanobacteria of European brackish waters: A perspective on estuaries and brackish seas. European J. Phycology 43: 292-304
Lopes V.R., Schmidtke, M., Fernandes M. H. , Martins R. and Vasconcelos V. 2011. Cytotoxicity in L929 fibroblasts and inhibition of herpes simplex virus type 1 Kupka viruses by estuarine cyanobacteria. Toxicology in vitro 25: 944-950
FRAZÃO, B., MARTINS, R., VASCONCELOS, V., 2010. Are know toxins involved in the toxicity of picoplanktonic and filamentous North Atlantic marine cyanobacteria?. Marine Drugs 8: 1908-1919
NOGUEIRA, I., LOBO DA CUNHA, A.L, AFONSO, A., RIVERA S., AZEVEDO J., MONTEIRO, R., CERVANTES, R., GAGO-MARTINEZ, A., VASCONCELOS, V., 2010. Toxic effects of domoic acid in the sea bream Sparus aurata. Marine Drugs 8:2721-2732
RAMOS, V., SEABRA, R., BRITO, Â., SANTOS, A., SANTOS, C. L., LOPO, M., MORADAS-FERREIRA,P., VASCONCELOS, V. & TAMAGNINI, P. 2010. Characterization of a marine unicellular cyanobacterium that constitutes a separate clade together with thermophilic strains. European Journal of Phycology . 44:394-403
RAMOS V., VASCONCELOS, V., 2010. Palytoxin and Analogues: Biological and Ecological Effects. Marine Drugs. 8(7): 2021-2037
MARTINS, R., RAMOS, M., HERFINDAL, L., SOUSA, J.A., DOSKELAND, S, VASCONCELOS, V.M., 2008. Antimicrobial and cytotoxic assessment of marine cyanobacteria extracts. Marine Drugs 6(1):1-11
VASCONCELOS V., AZEVEDO, J., SILVA M., RAMOS, V. 2010. Effects of marine toxins on the reproduction and early stages development of aquatic organisms. Marine Drugs., 8(1), 59-79;

Created: 2011-12-29 Last Updated: 2014-06-03 by Vitor VASCONCELOS