Teresa Mouga

Teresa Mouga's picture
Email: 
mougat@ipleiria.pt
Pole: 
MARE - IPLeiria
Role: 
Researcher
Qualifications: 
PhD
Research group: 
Coastal Systems and Ocean
Research lines: 
Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning
Aquaculture and Fisheries
Biotechnology and Resources Valorisation

Activity summary

Taxonomic identification and ecology of marine seaweeds: monitoring of seaweeds on the portuguese coast, mainly central west. Cultivation of seaweeds: optimization of seaweed cultivation and scale-up. Seaweeds bioactive compounds: identification of metabolites, antimicrobial and antioxidant properties of seaweeds.

Highlights

Projeto AMALIA - Algae-to-MArket Lab IdeAs - Adding value to marine invasive seaweeds of the Iberian northwest - EASME/EMFF/2016/1.2.1.4/03/SI2.750419 LIFE Berlengas - Conserving threatened habitats and species in Berlengas SPA through sustainable management, LIFE13 NAT/PT/000458. Andrade, P.B., Barbosa, M., Matos, R.P., Lopes, G., Vinholes, J., Mouga, T., Valentão, P., 2013, Valuable compounds in macroalgae extracts, Food Chemistry 138 (2,3): 1819-1828. Ferreres, F., Lopes,G., Gil-Izquierdo, A., Andrade P.B., Sousa, C., Mouga, T., Valentão, P., 2012. Phlorotannins extracts from Fucales profiled by HPLC-DAD-ESI-MSn: Approaches to hyaluronidase inhibitory capacity and antioxidant properties, Marine dr Pereira, D.M., Vinholes, J., Guedes de Pinho, P., Valentão, P. Mouga, T., Teixeira, N., Andrade, P.B., 2012, A gas chromatography-mass spectrometry multi-target method for the simultaneous analysis of three classes of metabolites in marine organisms, Ta Lopes, G., Silva, L., Sousa, C., Pinto, P., Andrade, P., Bernardo, J., Mouga, T., Valentão, P., 2012, Can phlorotannins purified extracts constitute a novel pharmacological alternative for microbial infections with associated inflammatory conditions? Lopes, G., Sousa, C., Bernardo, J., Andrade, P., Valentão, P., Ferreres, F., Mouga, T., 2011, Sterol Profiles in 18 Macroalgae of the Portuguese Coast, Journal of Phycology, 47 (5): 1210–1218 Ferreres, F., Pereira, D.M., Gil-Izquierdo, A., Valentão, P., Botelho, J., Mouga, T., Andrade, P.B., 2010, HPLC-PAD-APCI-MS metabolite profiling of cytotoxic carotenoids from the echinoderm Marthastherias glacialis (spiny sea-star), Journal of Separati