Rui Pacheco

POSITION: PhD student in Biotechnology and Biosciences

RESEARCH THEME: Physiological Genomics for Sustainable Biotechnology and Microbial Pathogenesis



Research Topics

  • Bioethanol production
  • Yeast engineering
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Environmental sustainability

Selected Publications

Alves L, Paixão S, Pacheco R, Ferreira A, Silva C. 2015. Biodesulphurization of fossil fuels: Energy, emissions and cost analysis. RSC Advances. 5, p. 34047-34057, DOI: 10.1039/C4RA14216K

Pacheco R, Ferreira A, Pinto T, Nobre B, Loureiro D, Moura P, Gouveia L, Silva C. 2015. The production of pigments & hydrogen through a Spirogyra sp. Biorefinery. Energy Conversion and Management. 89, p. 789-797, DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2014.10.040

Radhouani H, Igrejas G, Gonçalves A, Pacheco R, Monteiro R, Sargo R, Brito F, Torres C, Poeta P. 2013. Antimicrobial resistance and virulence genes in Escherichia coli and enterococci from red foxes (Vulpes vulpes). Anaerobe. 23, p. 82-86, DOI: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2013.06.013

Pacheco R, Correia S, Monteiro R, Gonçalves A, Radhouani H, Ramos S, Carvalho E, Carvalho J, Igrejas G, Poeta P. 2012. Multi-resistant extended-spectrum β-lactamase producing Escherichia coli in human urine samples. Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and Infection. 46, p. 399-404, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmii.2012.04.003

Pacheco R, Correia S, Poeta P, Pinto L, Igrejas J. 2011. Proteomics role in understanding multiple antibiotic resistance in Salmonella. In Salmonella – Distribution, Adaptation, Control Measures and Molecular Technologies [Book chapter]. InTech publisher

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