Susana M Moreira

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Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The 'Coral Bulker' fuel oil spill on the north coast of Portugal: spatial and temporal biomarker responses in Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Susana Maria Moreira
    Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas de Abel Salazar, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Universidade do Porto, Largo Professor Abel Salazar, 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Ecotoxicology 13:619-30. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of Mytilus galloprovincialis acetylcholinesterase and glutathione S-transferases activities as biomarkers of environmental contamination along the northwest Portuguese coast
    S M Moreira
    ICBAS Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Environ Monit Assess 105:309-25. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of estuarine sediment contamination on feeding and on key physiological functions of the polychaete Hediste diversicolor: Laboratory and in situ assays
    Susana M Moreira
    ICBAS Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar, Universidade do Porto, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Largo Prof Abel Salazar 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Aquat Toxicol 78:186-201. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Biochemical responses of the marine mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis to petrochemical environmental contamination along the North-western coast of Portugal
    Inês Lima
    ICBAS Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Universidade do Porto, Largo Prof Abel Salazar 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Chemosphere 66:1230-42. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint An in situ postexposure feeding assay with Carcinus maenas for estuarine sediment-overlying water toxicity evaluations
    Susana M Moreira
    Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar ICBAS, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Largo Abel Salazar 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Environ Pollut 139:318-29. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Short-term sublethal (sediment and aquatic roots of floating macrophytes) assays with a tropical chironomid based on postexposure feeding and biomarkers
    Matilde Moreira-Santos
    Instituto do Ambiente e Vida, Departamento de Zoologia da Universidade de Coimbra, Largo Marques de Pombal, 3004 517 Coimbra, Portugal
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:2234-42. 2005

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint The 'Coral Bulker' fuel oil spill on the north coast of Portugal: spatial and temporal biomarker responses in Mytilus galloprovincialis
    Susana Maria Moreira
    Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas de Abel Salazar, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Universidade do Porto, Largo Professor Abel Salazar, 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Ecotoxicology 13:619-30. 2004
    ..Major advantages and limitations of the biomarker approach used in this study are further discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of Mytilus galloprovincialis acetylcholinesterase and glutathione S-transferases activities as biomarkers of environmental contamination along the northwest Portuguese coast
    S M Moreira
    ICBAS Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Environ Monit Assess 105:309-25. 2005
    ..Since a seasonal variation in both enzymatic activities was found, the possible implications of such variability in the use of these enzymes as environmental biomarkers are also discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of estuarine sediment contamination on feeding and on key physiological functions of the polychaete Hediste diversicolor: Laboratory and in situ assays
    Susana M Moreira
    ICBAS Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar, Universidade do Porto, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Largo Prof Abel Salazar 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Aquat Toxicol 78:186-201. 2006
    ..diversicolor and to interpret their potential ecological consequences...
  4. ncbi request reprint Biochemical responses of the marine mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis to petrochemical environmental contamination along the North-western coast of Portugal
    Inês Lima
    ICBAS Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Universidade do Porto, Largo Prof Abel Salazar 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Chemosphere 66:1230-42. 2007
    ..g. salinity, pH, nitrates and ammonia). The approach selected for this study seems to be suitable for monitoring petrochemical contamination...
  5. ncbi request reprint An in situ postexposure feeding assay with Carcinus maenas for estuarine sediment-overlying water toxicity evaluations
    Susana M Moreira
    Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar ICBAS, Departamento de Estudos de Populações, Largo Abel Salazar 2, 4099 003 Porto, Portugal
    Environ Pollut 139:318-29. 2006
    ..Organism recovery ranged between 90% and 100% and a significant postexposure feeding depression (16.3-72.7%) was observed at all contaminated sites relatively to references...
  6. ncbi request reprint Short-term sublethal (sediment and aquatic roots of floating macrophytes) assays with a tropical chironomid based on postexposure feeding and biomarkers
    Matilde Moreira-Santos
    Instituto do Ambiente e Vida, Departamento de Zoologia da Universidade de Coimbra, Largo Marques de Pombal, 3004 517 Coimbra, Portugal
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:2234-42. 2005
    ..Larval performance was not influenced significantly by any of the other potential stress factors...