MOREIRA Vanessa (Universidade Federal, Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL)

First Name: Vanessa

Name: Moreira

Position: PhD student

Email: almeida.vanessamoreira@gmail.com

Institute / University / Company: Universidade Federal Fluminense

Research Unit: Postgraduate program in Geosciences

Address (city, state): Niterói, Rio de Janeiro

Country: Brazil

Please give 5 key-words showing your research / interest in Microbial Ecotoxicolgy:

  • Microbial diversity and ecology
  • Biomonitoring
  • Bioremediation
  • Metagenomics
  • Ecotoxicology

Main kinds of contaminant(s) of interest:

  • Metals and metalloids
  • Organic pollutants
  • Microplastics
  • Drug pollutants

Main kinds of microorganisms of interest:

  • Bacteria
  • Archaea

Main kinds of ecosystems of interest:

  • Coastal sediments
  • Marine/Estuarine ecosystems
  • Mining regions
  • Biofilms

Do you give courses on Microbial Ecotoxicology ?: NO

Most relevant articles in the field of Microbial Ecotoxicology (max.5):

  • Moreira, V.A., Carvalho, A.C.B. de, Fontana, L.F., Bidone, E.D., Sabadini-Santos, E., 2021. Applying enzymatic biomarkers of the in situ microbial community to assess the sediment risk from Sepetiba Bay (Brazil). Mar. Pollut. Bull. 169, 11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2021.112547.
  • Moreira, V.A., Carvalho, A.C.B. de, Baldy, A., Cravo-Laureau, C., Duran, R., Bidone, E.D., Sabadini-Santos, E. In prep. Structure and diversity of the sedimentary prokaryotic community exposed to the chronic anthropogenic pressure of Sepetiba Bay (Rio de Janeiro – Brazil).
  • Moreira, V.A., Carvalho, A.C.B. de, Baldy, A., Cravo-Laureau, C., Duran, R., Bidone, E.D., Sabadini-Santos, E. In prep. Influence of the chronic metal pollution on predicted pathways and metal homeostasis genes of the prokaryotic benthic communities from Sepetiba Bay (RJ, Brazil).

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