Raquel Sabino

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Analysis of clinical and environmental Candida parapsilosis isolates by microsatellite genotyping--a tool for hospital infection surveillance
    R Sabino
    Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology, Department of Biology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal URSZ Mycology, Department of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal Electronic address
    Clin Microbiol Infect 21:954.e1-8. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Aspergillus collected from cystic fibrosis patients
    Raquel Sabino
    National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge Infectious Diseases Department, Lisbon, Portugal Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States California Institute for Medical Research, San Jose, CA, United States Electronic address
    J Cyst Fibros 14:474-81. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Molecular screening of 246 Portuguese Aspergillus isolates among different clinical and environmental sources
    Raquel Sabino
    National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge URSZ Infectious Diseases Department, Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Mycol 52:519-29. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to Aspergillus by swine and poultry farm workers in Portugal
    R Sabino
    Nacional Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, URSZ, Infectious Diseases Department, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 75:1381-91. 2012
  5. pmc Isolates from hospital environments are the most virulent of the Candida parapsilosis complex
    Raquel Sabino
    CBMA Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology, Department of Biology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    BMC Microbiol 11:180. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Dermatomycosis in lower limbs of diabetic patients followed by podiatry consultation
    Helena Parada
    URSZ Infectious Diseases Department, National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal
    Rev Iberoam Micol 30:103-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Pathogenic fungi: an unacknowledged risk at coastal resorts? New insights on microbiological sand quality in Portugal
    Raquel Sabino
    National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, Av Padre Cruz, 1619 016 Lisboa, Portugal
    Mar Pollut Bull 62:1506-11. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Fungal burden in waste industry: an occupational risk to be solved
    Carla Viegas
    Environment and Health RG, Lisbon School of Health Technology, Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Environ Monit Assess 187:199. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Assessment of fungal contamination in waste sorting and incineration-case study in Portugal
    Carla Viegas
    a Environmental Health RG, Lisbon School of Health Technology, Polytechnique Institute of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 77:57-68. 2014
  10. doi request reprint First autochthone case of sporotrichosis by Sporothrix globosa in Portugal
    Manoel Marques Evangelista de Oliveira
    Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology CBMA, Department of Biology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal Laboratório de Micologia, Instituto de Pesquisa Clinica Evandro Chagas, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Electronic address
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 78:388-90. 2014

Collaborators

  • David A Stevens
  • Susana Viegas
  • Carla Viegas
  • Manoel Marques Evangelista de Oliveira
  • Cristina Veríssimo
  • Helena Parada
  • Anita Quintal Gomes
  • Mateus Dos Santos
  • Tiago Faria
  • Elisabete Carolino
  • Célia Pais
  • Anita Q Gomes
  • João Abegão
  • Rosely Maria Zancope-Oliveira
  • Tiago Graça
  • Paula Sampaio
  • João Aranha
  • Rui Oliveira
  • Rui Duarte
  • Laura Rosado
  • João Brandão
  • Jose Boavida
  • Baltazar Nunes
  • Zulmira Peerally

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Analysis of clinical and environmental Candida parapsilosis isolates by microsatellite genotyping--a tool for hospital infection surveillance
    R Sabino
    Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology, Department of Biology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal URSZ Mycology, Department of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal Electronic address
    Clin Microbiol Infect 21:954.e1-8. 2015
    ..We demonstrate that this typing method is able to distinguish clonal clusters from genetically unrelated genotypes and can be a valuable tool to support epidemiologic investigations in the hospital setting...
  2. doi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of Aspergillus collected from cystic fibrosis patients
    Raquel Sabino
    National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge Infectious Diseases Department, Lisbon, Portugal Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States California Institute for Medical Research, San Jose, CA, United States Electronic address
    J Cyst Fibros 14:474-81. 2015
    ..Aspergillus respiratory infection is a common complication in cystic fibrosis (CF) and is associated with loss of pulmonary function and allergic disease...
  3. doi request reprint Molecular screening of 246 Portuguese Aspergillus isolates among different clinical and environmental sources
    Raquel Sabino
    National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge URSZ Infectious Diseases Department, Lisbon, Portugal
    Med Mycol 52:519-29. 2014
    ..This may allow preventive and corrective measures to be taken, which may result in decreased exposure to those organisms and a better prognosis. ..
  4. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to Aspergillus by swine and poultry farm workers in Portugal
    R Sabino
    Nacional Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, URSZ, Infectious Diseases Department, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 75:1381-91. 2012
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  5. pmc Isolates from hospital environments are the most virulent of the Candida parapsilosis complex
    Raquel Sabino
    CBMA Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology, Department of Biology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    BMC Microbiol 11:180. 2011
    ..orthopsilosis and C. metapsilosis were assayed for their ability to induce macrophage cytotocixity and secretion of the pro-inflammatory cytokine TNF-α, to produce pseudo-hyphae and to secrete hydrolytic enzymes...
  6. doi request reprint Dermatomycosis in lower limbs of diabetic patients followed by podiatry consultation
    Helena Parada
    URSZ Infectious Diseases Department, National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal
    Rev Iberoam Micol 30:103-8. 2013
    ..Diabetic patients are particularly susceptible to fungal infections due to modifications that occur in their immunological system. These modifications compromise natural defences, such as skin and nails, especially from lower limbs...
  7. doi request reprint Pathogenic fungi: an unacknowledged risk at coastal resorts? New insights on microbiological sand quality in Portugal
    Raquel Sabino
    National Institute of Health Dr Ricardo Jorge, Av Padre Cruz, 1619 016 Lisboa, Portugal
    Mar Pollut Bull 62:1506-11. 2011
    ..Regarding threshold values, we propose 15 cfu/g for yeasts, 17 cfu/g for potential pathogenic fungi, 8 cfu/g for dermatophytes. Twenty-five cfu/g for E. coli, and 10 [corrected] cfu/g for intestinal enterococci...
  8. doi request reprint Fungal burden in waste industry: an occupational risk to be solved
    Carla Viegas
    Environment and Health RG, Lisbon School of Health Technology, Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Environ Monit Assess 187:199. 2015
    ..Overall, these results reveal the inefficacy of the cleaning procedures and that it is important to determine fungal burden in order to carry out risk assessment...
  9. doi request reprint Assessment of fungal contamination in waste sorting and incineration-case study in Portugal
    Carla Viegas
    a Environmental Health RG, Lisbon School of Health Technology, Polytechnique Institute of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 77:57-68. 2014
    ..Since waste is the main internal fungal source in the analyzed settings, preventive and protective measures need to be maintained to avoid worker exposure to fungi and their metabolites. ..
  10. doi request reprint First autochthone case of sporotrichosis by Sporothrix globosa in Portugal
    Manoel Marques Evangelista de Oliveira
    Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology CBMA, Department of Biology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal Laboratório de Micologia, Instituto de Pesquisa Clinica Evandro Chagas, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Electronic address
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 78:388-90. 2014
    ..We conclude that sporotrichosis may be underdiagnosed particularly in Southern Europe and suggest Portugal as an emerging area for this fungal infection. ..
  11. pmc New polymorphic microsatellite markers able to distinguish among Candida parapsilosis sensu stricto isolates
    Raquel Sabino
    Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology, Department of Biology, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    J Clin Microbiol 48:1677-82. 2010
    ..These new microsatellites are a valuable tool for use for the differentiation of C. parapsilosis sensu stricto strains, vital in epidemiology to answer questions of strain relatedness and determine pathways of transmission...