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

First Name: Vanessa

Name: Moreira

Position: Ph.D. in Geosciences (Environmental Geochemistry)


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:

  • Prokaryotes
  • Fungi

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):

1) Moreira, V.A., Cravo-Laureau, C., de Carvalho, A.C.B., Baldy, A., Bidone, E.D., Sabadini-Santos, E., Duran, R., 2023. Microbial indicators along a metallic contamination gradient in tropical coastal sediments. J. Hazard. Mater. 443, 130244.
2) Moreira, V.A., Cravo-Laureau, C., Borges de Carvalho, A.C., Baldy, A., Bidone, E.D., Sabadini-Santos, E., Duran, R., 2022. Microbial community metabolic alterations and resistance to metals and antibiotics driven by chronic exposition to multiple pollutants in a highly impacted tropical coastal bay. Chemosphere 307, 135928.
3) 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, 112547.
4) Carvalho, A.C.B., Moreira, V.A., Vicente, M. de C., Bidone, E.D., Bernardes, M.C., Sabadini-Santos, E., 2022. Sterol and PAHs fingerprint analysis of organic matter at Southeast Brazilian Bay. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 181, 113899.
5) Carvalho, A.C.B., Moreira, V. de A., Vicente, M. de C., Bernardes, M.C., Bidone, E.D., Sabadini-Santos, E., 2021. Evolution of the sources contribution of aliphatic hydrocarbons and their fate in Sepetiba Bay, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Estuar. Coast. Shelf Sci. 261, 107548.


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