Books and book chapters

BOOK EDITIONS:


I. Sá-Correia, M.C. Teixeira, N.P. Mira, "Book of Abstracts - PYFF6 - 6th Conference on Physiology of Yeasts and Filamentous Fungi", 2016 (ISBN: 978-989-20-6736-0)

A.M. Fialho, A.M. Chakrabarty, "Emerging Cancer Therapy: Microbial Approaches and Biotechnological tools", John Wiley & Sons, p. 432, 2010 (ISBN: 978-0-470-44467-2)

C.M. Arraiano, A.M. Fialho, “O Mundo do RNA: Novos Desafios e Perspectivas Futuras”, Lidel Edições Técnicas, Lisboa, Portugal, 2007


BOOK CHAPTERS:

 

L. Coelho, N. Bernardes, A. Fialho,“The potential of bacteriocins in anticancer therapy”, in: Microbial Infections and Cancer Therapy, 2017, 1st ed., Pan Stanford Publishing Pte. Ltd., Singapore.

J.H. Leitão, J.R. Feliciano, S.A. Sousa, T. Pita, S.I. Guerreiro, "Burkholderia cepacia complex infections among cystic fibrosis patients: Perspectives and challenges" in: Progress in Understanding Cystic Fibrosis, (2017), D.D. Sriramulu (ed.), InTechOpen. doi: 10.5772/67712

C.A. Viegas, L.M. Moreira, “Microbiology and disinfecting agents”, In: Ana Sofia Cardoso, Cristina M. M. Almeida, Telma C. Cordeiro, Vanessa J. Gaffney (eds), Disinfectants: Properties, Applications and Effectiveness (Bacteriolology Research Developments series), ISBN 978-1-63485-974-5 (eBook), ISBN 978-1-63485-958-5 (Hardcover), Nova Science Publishers Inc., NY, USA, pp. 39-76 (2017).

R. Costa, N.E. Kimes, U. Nunes da Rocha, M. López-Pérez, A.I.S. Esteves, C.M. Mizuno, “Marine microbial diversity”, in: Molecular Diversity of Environmental Prokaryotes, (2016) 57-86. Rodrigues, T.B., Silva, A.E.T. (eds.). CRC Press, Boca Raton.

M. Cavalheiro, C. Costa, P. Pais, M.C. Teixeira, "Acquisition of resistance to azole antifungal drugs in Candida species: imidazoles versus triazoles", In: Advances in Medicine and Biology (Leon V. Berhardt, Ed.), Nova Science Publishers, Inc., NY, USA, vol.8, chapter 9, 2016.

L.M. Moreira, I.N. Silva, M.R. Santos, A.S. Ferreira. “Stress conditions triggering mucoid-to-nonmucoid morphotype variation in Burkholderia and effect on virulence and biofilm formation”,  In: Stress and Environmental Regulation of Gene Expression and Adaptation in Bacteria, de Bruijn FJ  (ed), Wiley-Blackwell. (ISBN978-1-119-00488-2), pp. 1295-1303, 2016.

M.C. Teixeira, P.T. Monteiro, I. Sá-Correia, "Predicting gene and genomic regulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, using the YEASTRACT database: a step by step guided analysis", In: Methods in Molecular Biology - Yeast Functional Genomics (Frederic Devaux, Ed), Springer, vol 1361: 391-404, 2016.

C. Costa, P. Pais , M.C. Teixeira, "Multidrug resistance in pathogenic yeasts: emphasis on the role of ABC and MFS multidrug transporters", In: The Battle Against Microbial Pathogens: Basic Science, Technological Advances and Educational Programs (A. Méndez-Vilas, Ed.), Formatex, Badajoz, Spain, p. 947-954, 2015.

J.H. Leitão, C.G. Ramos, J.R. Feliciano, S.A. Sousa, A.M. Grilo, P.J.P. da Costa, “Hfq-like RNA chaperones and small non-coding regulatory RNAs: a new paradigm of bacterial gene regulation”. In: Prokaryotes: Physiology, Biochemistry and Cell Behavior (Ed. Marina Nisnevitch). Nova Science Publishers, Inc. New York, USA, 2014. Pages 91 – 108. ISBN 978-1-63321-592-4.

C. A. Viegas, V. Silva, C. Mateus, S. Chelinho, M. Moreira-Santos, J. Gonçalves, V. Varela, R. Ribeiro, A. M. Fialho, J. P. Sousa, "Bioremediation strategies based on Pseudomonas sp. strain ADP for worst-case scenarios of soil contamination with herbicidal formulations containing chlorinated s-triazines",  In: Industrial, medical and environmental applications of microorganisms: current status and trends (A. Méndez-Vilas, Ed), ISBN Print version: 978-90-8686-243-6, ISBN E-book: 978-90-8686-795-0, Wageningen Academic Publishers, NL, pp. 59-64, 2014.

I. Sá-Correia, S.C. dos Santos, A. Madeira Burkholderia Proteomics: methodologies, challenges, and applications, InBurkholderia: From Genomes to Functions (ed. Tom Coenye & 'Eshwar Mahenthiralingam), Horizon Press, 2014.

I. Sá-Correia,  J.F Guerreiro, M.C. Loureiro-Dias, C. Leão, M. Côrte-Real, ZYGOSACCHAROMYCES InEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology 2nd Edition, edited by Carl Batt & Mary Lou Tortorello, 2014.

J.H. Leitão, S.A. Sousa, C.G. Ramos, J.R. Feliciano, A.M. Grilo, P.J.P. da Costa, “Experimental and bioinformatics approaches to identify potential targets and develop novel strategies to fight infections caused by multiresistant Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteria”. In: Microbial pathogens and strategies for combating them: science, technology and education, Volume 1 (Ed. A. Mendez-Vila). Formatex Research Center, Badajoz, Spain, 2013. Pages 372-383. ISBN  978-84-939843-9-7.

J.H. Leitão, N. Simões, "Identification of novel antimicrobials using a live-animal infection model". In: Determination of Biological Activities: A Laboratory Manual (Ed. M. C. Barreto and N. Simões). Universidade dos Açores, Ponta Delgada, 2012. Pages 29-39. ISBN 978-972-8612-82-5.

C.G. Ramos, A.M. Grilo, P.J.P. da Costa, H. Nadais, J.H. Leitão, "Extraction and Purification of DNA from UASB Reactors Sludge Samples". In: DNA Binding and DNA Extraction: Methods, Applications and Limitations (Ed. by Chunxu Zhou and Xia Ling). Nova Publishers, 2012. Pages 123-139. ISBN: 978-1-62100-022-8.

C.G. Ramos, J.H. Leitão, "Caenorhabditis elegans as a research tool to unveil bacterial virulence determinants: Lessons from the Burkholderia cepacia complex". In: Nematodes: Morphology, Functions and Management Strategies (Ed. Fausto Boeri and Jordan A. Chung). Nova Publishers, 2012. Pages 135-155. ISBN: 978-1-61470-867-4.

N.P. Mira, M.C. Teixeira, I. Sá-Correia, "Characterization of complex regulatory networks and identification of promoter regulatory elements in yeast: in silico and wet-lab", InMethods in Molecular Biology - Transcriptional Regulation: Methods and Protocols(Vancura A., Ed), Springer, vol. 809, 27-48, 2012.

M.C. Teixeira, "Complex regulatory interplay between multidrug resistance and oxidative stress response in yeast: the FLR1 regulatory network as a systems biology case-study", InOxidative Stress - Molecular Mechanisms and Biological Effects (LushchakV.I. & Semchyshyn H., Eds), INTECH, Vienna, Austria, 323-340, 2012.

C.A. Viegas, S. Chelinho, M. Moreira-Santos, C. Costa, F.N. Gil, C. Silva, D. Lima, R. Ribeiro, J.P. Sousa, A.M. Fialho, "Bioremediation of soils contaminated with atrazine and other s/-triazine herbicides: current state and prospects", In: Advances in Environmental Research, Vol. 6 (Columbus F. ed), Nova Science Publishers, Inc. (NY, USA), 2012.

A.S. Ferreira, I. N. Silva, L.M. Moreira, “Mechanisms controlling the expression of the exopolysaccharide of Burkholderia and role in niche adaptation”,  InBiotechnology of Biopolymers (Ed. Magdy M. Elnashar), INTECH, Vienna, Austria (ISBN 978-953-307-179-4), pp. 147-164, 2011.

S.A. Sousa, J.R. Feliciano, J.H. Leitão, "Sugar Nucleotides: Biosynthetic pathways and Biological Roles of an Important Class of Intermediate Metabolites in Bacteria". In: Biotechnology of Biopolymers (Ed. Magdy M. Elnashar), Intech, 2011. Pages 257-274. ISBN:978-953-307-179-4.

T.R. Cabrito, E. Remy, M.C. Teixeira, P. Duque, I. Sá-Correia, "Resistance to herbicides in the model organisms Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Arabidopsis thaliana: the involvement of multidrug resistance transporters", InHerbicides and Environment (Kortekamp A, Ed), INTECH, Vienna, Austria, 623-640, 2011.

S.A. Sousa, C.G. Ramos, J.R: Feliciano, J.H. Leitão, "Bacterial type II PMIs: exploitable bifunctional enzymes for biotechnological applications and the rational design of antimicrobials". In: Biopolymers (Ed. Magdy M. Elnashar). Sciyo, Ryjeka, Croatia, 2010. Pages 285-302. ISBN 978-953-307-109-1.

A.M. Fialho, A.M. Chakrabarty, "Recent patents on bacterial proteins as potential anticancer agents", Chapter 27, p. 601-622, InFrontiers in Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery, Vol. 1 (M. Iqbal Choudhary, FRS Atta-ur-Rahman) Bentham Science Publishers, 2010

A.M. Fialho, A.M. Chakrabarty, "Promiscuous anticancer drugs from pathogenic bacteria: rational versus intelligent drug design", Chapter 8, p.181-198, InEmerging Cancer Therapy: Microbial Approaches and Biotechnological tools (A.M. Fialho, A.M. Chakrabarty, Eds.), John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2010 (ISBN: 978-0-470-44467-2)

A.M. Fialho, A.M. Chakrabarty, "The role and importance of intellectual property generation and protection in drug development", Chapter 18, p. 405-419, In: Emerging Cancer Therapy: Microbial Approaches and Biotechnological tools (A.M. Fialho, A.M. Chakrabarty, Eds.), John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2010 (ISBN: 978-0-470-44467-2)

A.M. Fialho, A.M. Chakrabarty, "Host-Pathogen Interactions: from Infection of Drug Discovery" Chapter 37, In: Text Book on Molecular Biotechnology (Basics, Applications and Modern Methods) (A. Varma, N. Verme, eds) Amity University Uttar Pradesh, India, 2009

T.R. Cabrito, M.C. Teixeira, I. Sá-Correia, “Global adaptive response and resistance to agricultural fungicides: lessons from yeast and phytopathogenic fungi” In: Fungicides: Chemistry, Environmental Impact and Health Effects (Columbus F, Ed), Nova Publishers, New York, USA, p. 228-253 (ISBN: 978-1-60692-631-4), 2009.

A.M. Fialho, T.K. Das Gupta, A.M. Chakrabarty, "Promiscuous Drugs from Pathogenic Bacteria in the Post-Antibiotics Era" Capítulo 11, p. 145-162, In: Patho-Biotechnology (R. Sleator, C. Hill, eds), LANDES Bioscience, Austin, 2008

A.M. Fialho, L.M. Moreira, A.T. Granja, K. Hoffmann, A. Popescu, I. Sá-Correia, "Biotechnology of the bacterial gellan gum: genes and enzymes of the biosynthetic pathway", In: A Portrait of State-of-the-Art Research at the Technical University, (M.S. Pereira, ed.), Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 233-250, 2007

A. Barbas, J.M. Andrade, A.M. Fialho, C.M. Arraiano, “Ribonucleases e controlo pós-transcricional da expressão génica”. In: O Mundo do RNA: Novos Desafios e Perspectivas Futuras (Cecília M. Arraiano, A.M. Fialho, eds), Lidel Edições Técnicas, Lisboa, Portugal pp. 119-139, 2007

J.D. Becker, L.M. Moreira, “Análise do transcritoma através da tecnologia de microarrays. In: O Mundo do RNA: Novos Desafios e Perspectivas Futuras (Cecília M. Arraiano, A.M. Fialho, eds), Lidel Edições Técnicas, Lisboa, Portugal pp. 195-221, 2007

A.L. Oliveira, A.T. Freitas, I. Sá-Correia, "Bioinformatics: a new approach for the challenges of molecular biology", In: A Portrait of State-of-the-Art Research at the Technical University, (M.S. Pereira, ed.), Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, pp. 295-309, 2007

I. Sá-Correia, M.C. Teixeira, "As complexas redes de regulação da expressão genética na levedura: abordagens à escala do genoma". In: O Mundo do RNA: Novos Desafios e Perspectivas Futuras (Cecília M. Arraiano, A.M. Fialho, eds), Lidel Edições Técnicas, Lisboa,  p. 223-242, 2007

I. Sá-Correia, L.M. Moreira and A. M. Fialho, "Engenharia Genética", In: Biotecnologia: Fundamentos e Aplicações, (M. Mota e N. Lima, eds.), Lidel Edições Técnicas, Lisboa, pp. 125-161, 2003

I. Sá-Correia, A.M. Fialho, “Electrotransformation of Sphingomonas spp”, In: Electrotransformation of Bacteria, Lab Manual (N. Eynard and J. Teissie, eds.), Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany, 2000