Maria José Felix Saavedra Full Member

Publications

Comparative antioxidant and antimicrobial properties of Lentinula edodes Donko and Koshin varieties against priority multidrug-resistant pathogens.
Garcia, Juliana; Afonso, Ana; Fernandes, Conceição; Nunes, Fernando M.; Marques, Guilhermina; Saavedra, Maria José (2021) Comparative antioxidant and antimicrobial properties of Lentinula edodes Donko and Koshin varieties against priority multidrug-resistant pathogens. SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 35 :98-106. doi: 10.1016/j.sajce.2020.09.008. (Impact factor, Quartile: , Q1).

Enhanced phytochemical composition and biological activities of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) Stems growing in low altitude regions.
Gouvinhas, Irene; Pinto, Rosa; Santos, Rafaela; Saavedra, Maria J.; Barros, Ana I. (2020) Enhanced phytochemical composition and biological activities of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) Stems growing in low altitude regions. SCIENTIA HORTICULTURAE 265 :109248. doi: 10.1016/j.scienta.2020.109248. (Impact factor, Quartile: 2.769, Q1).

Epidemiology of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in northern Portugal: Predominance of KPC-2 and OXA-48.
Lopes, E.; Saavedra, MJ.; Costa, E.; de Lencastre, H; Poirel, L.; Aires-de-Sousa, M. (2020) Epidemiology of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in northern Portugal: Predominance of KPC-2 and OXA-48. JOURNAL OF GLOBAL ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE 22 :349-353. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2020.04.007. (Impact factor, Quartile: 2.706, Q2).

Genomic Epidemiology of Carbapenemase Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Strains at a Northern Portuguese Hospital Enables the Detection of a Misidentified Klebsiella variicola KPC-3 Producing Strain.
Perdigão, J.; Caneiras, C.; Elias, R.; Modesto, A.; Spadar, A.; Phelan, J.; Campino, S.; Clark, TG.; Costa, E; Saavedra, MJ; Duarte, A. (2020) Genomic Epidemiology of Carbapenemase Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Strains at a Northern Portuguese Hospital Enables the Detection of a Misidentified Klebsiella variicola KPC-3 Producing Strain. MICROORGANISMS 8 (12) :1986. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms8121986. (Impact factor, Quartile: 4.152, Q2).

Phenolic profile and bioactive potential of stems and seed kernels of sweet cherry fruit.
Afonso, S.; Oliveira, I.V.; Meyer, A.S.; Aires, A.; Saavedra, M.J.; Gonçalves, B. (2020) Phenolic profile and bioactive potential of stems and seed kernels of sweet cherry fruit. ANTIOXIDANTS 9 (12) :1295. doi: 10.3390/antiox9121295. (Impact factor, Quartile: 5.014, Q1).

Potential application of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stem extracts in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries: Valorization of a by-product.
Leal, Carla; Gouvinhas, Irene; Santos, Rafaela; Rosa, Eduardo; Silva, Amélia M.; Saavedra, Maria José; Barros, Ana I.R.N.A. (2020) Potential application of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stem extracts in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries: Valorization of a by-product. INDUSTRIAL CROPS & PRODUCTS 154 :112675. doi: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2020.112675. (Impact factor, Quartile: 4.244, Q1).

Prevalence and serotypes of Shiga toxinproducing Escherichia coli (STEC) in dairy cattle from Northern Portugal.
Ballem, A.; Gonçalves, S.; Garcia-Meniño, I.; Flament-Simon, SC.; Blanco, JE; Fernandes, C.; Saavedra, MJ.; Pinto, C.; Oliveira, H.; Blanco, J.; Almeida, G.; Almeida, C. (2020) Prevalence and serotypes of Shiga toxinproducing Escherichia coli (STEC) in dairy cattle from Northern Portugal. PLOS ONE 15 (12) :e0244713. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0244713. (Impact factor, Quartile: 2.740, Q2).

Recovery of bioactive compounds from white grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stems as potential antimicrobial agents for human health.
Leal, Carla; Santos, Rafaela A.; Pinto, Rosa; Queiroz, Marcelo; Rodrigues, Miguel; Saavedra, Maria J.; Barros, Ana; Gouvinhas, Irene (2020) Recovery of bioactive compounds from white grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stems as potential antimicrobial agents for human health. SAUDI JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES 27 :1009-1015. doi: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2020.02.013. (Impact factor, Quartile: 2.802, Q2).

Irrigation deficit turns almond by-products into a valuable source of antimicrobial (poly)phenols.
Prgomet, Iva; Gonçalves, Berta; Domínguez-Perles, Raúl; Santos, Rafaela; Saavedra, Maria José; Aires, Alfredo; Pascual-Seva, Núria; Barros, Ana. (2019) Irrigation deficit turns almond by-products into a valuable source of antimicrobial (poly)phenols. INDUSTRIAL CROPS & PRODUCTS 132 :186-196. doi: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2019.02.024. (Impact factor, Quartile: 4.191, Q1).

Virulence, attachment and invasion of caco-2 cells by multidrug-resistant bacteria isolated from wild animals.
Dias, C.; Ribeiro, M.; Correia-Branco, A.; Domínguez-Perles, R.; Martel, F.; Saavedra, M. J.; Simões, M. (2019) Virulence, attachment and invasion of caco-2 cells by multidrug-resistant bacteria isolated from wild animals. MICROBIAL PATHOGENESIS 128 :230-235. doi: 10.1016/j.micpath.2019.01.011. (Impact factor, Quartile: 2.581, Q3).

Biofilm formation and multidrug-resistant Aeromonas spp. from wild animals.
Dias, Carla; Borges, Anabela; Saavedra, Maria Jose; Simoes, Manuel (2018) Biofilm formation and multidrug-resistant Aeromonas spp. from wild animals. Journal Of Global Antimicrobial Resistance 12 :227-234. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2017.09.010. (Impact factor, Quartile: 2.022, Q3).

Biofilms and antibiotic susceptibility of multidrug-resistant bacteria from wild animals.
Dias, Carla; Borges, Anabela; Oliveira, Diana; Martinez-Murcia, Antonio; Saavedra, Maria Jose; Simoes, Manuel (2018) Biofilms and antibiotic susceptibility of multidrug-resistant bacteria from wild animals. Peerj 6. doi: 10.7717/peerj.4974. (Impact factor, Quartile: 2.118, Q2).

Monitoring the antioxidant and antimicrobial power of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stems phenolics over long-term storage.
Gouvinhas, Irene; Santos, Rafaela A.; Queiroz, M.; Leal, Carla; Saavedra, Maria José; Domínguez-Perles, Raul; Rodrigues, Miguel; Barros, Ana I.R.N.A. (2018) Monitoring the antioxidant and antimicrobial power of grape (Vitis vinifera L.) stems phenolics over long-term storage. INDUSTRIAL CROPS AND PRODUCTS 126 :83-91. doi: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2018.10.006. (Impact factor, Quartile: 3.849, Q1).

Analysis of glycosylated flavonoids extracted from sweet-cherry stems, as antibacterial agents against pathogenic Escherichia coli isolates.
Aires, A, Dias, C, Carvalho, R, Saavedra, MJ (2017) Analysis of glycosylated flavonoids extracted from sweet-cherry stems, as antibacterial agents against pathogenic Escherichia coli isolates. Acta Biochimica Polonica 64 :265-271. ISSN: 0001-527X. doi: 10.18388/abp.2016_1374. (Impact factor, Quartile: 1.105, Q4).

Reuse potential of vegetable wastes (broccoli, green bean and tomato) for the recovery of antioxidant phenolic acids and flavonoids.
Aires, A, Carvalho, R, Saavedra, MJ (2017) Reuse potential of vegetable wastes (broccoli, green bean and tomato) for the recovery of antioxidant phenolic acids and flavonoids. International Journal Of Food Science And Technology 52 :98-107. ISSN: 0950-5423. doi: 10.1111/ijfs.13256. (Impact factor, Quartile: 1.64, Q2).

Projects

ATLANTIDA - Platform for the monitoring of the North Atlantic Ocean and tools for the sustainable exploitation of the marine resources
Running

Coordinator  /  Vitor Manuel Oliveira Vasconcelos UTAD/CITAB Coordinator  /  Sandra Monteiro
Start date  /  2020/10 Funding  /  NORTE2020


FungiTech - Technology and innovation in the shiitake and other nutraceutical and medicinal mushrooms production chain
Running

UTAD/CITAB Coordinator  /  Guilhermina Marques
Start date  /  2018/07 Funding  /  Norte2020