Isabel Abrantes
Phone: +351239855760/770
e-mail: isabel.abrantes@zoo.uc.pt
Category: Professor
Department: Department of Life Sciences
  1. Pimentel CS, Gonçalves EV, Firmino PN, Calvão T, Fonseca L, Abrantes I, Correia, O and Máguas C. (2016) Differences in constitutive and inducible defences in pine species determining susceptibility to pinewood nematode. Plant Pathology. (see details)
  2. Esteves, I; Maleita, C; Abrantes, I (2015) Root-lesion and root-knot nematodes parasitizing potato. European Journal Of Plant Pathology. 141, 2, 397-406. (see details) ISI paper
  3. Reva, V; Fonseca, L; Lousada, JL; Abrantes, I; Figueiredo, AR; Viegas, DX (2015) Basic density, extractive content and moisture sorption properties of Pinus pinaster wood infected with the pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus. Journal Of Forestry Research. 26, 1, 233-240. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Cardoso, J. M. S.; Fonseca, L.; Gomes, P.; Egas, C.; Abrantes, I. (2015) Molecular characterization and functional analysis of a calponin gene from the pinewood nematode. Forest Pathology. 45, 5, 467-473. (see details)
  5. Fonseca, L; Cardoso, JMS; Moron-Lopez, J; Abrantes, I (2014) Bursaphelenchus fungivorus from Pinus pinaster bark in Portugal. Forest Pathology. 44, 2, 131-136. (see details) ISI paper
  6. Proenca, DN; Fonseca, L; Powers, TO; Abrantes, IMO; Morais, PV (2014) Diversity of Bacteria Carried by Pinewood Nematode in USA and Phylogenetic Comparison with Isolates from Other Countries. Plos One. 9, 8, (see details) ISI paper
  7. Fonseca, L; Santos, MD; Queiros, RP; Abrantes, I; Saraiva, JA (2014) Laboratory tests on the elimination of the pinewood nematode (Bursaphelenchus xylophilus) in Pinus pinaster wood by high pressure. European Journal Of Wood And Wood Products. 72, 6, 825-827. (see details) ISI paper
  8. Moreira, C; van Asch, B; Fonseca, L; Pereira-Castro, I; Silva, R; Azevedo, L; Mota, M; Abrantes, I; Amorim, A; Pereira, F (2014) The mitochondrial genome of the pinewood nematode (Bursaphelenchus xylophilus) lineage introduced in Europe. Mitochondrial Dna. 25, 6, 420-421. (see details) ISI paper
  9. Dos Santos, MCV; Esteves, I; Kerry, B; Abrantes, I (2014) INTERACTIONS BETWEEN POCHONIA CHLAMYDOSPORIA AND MELOIDOGYNE CHITWOODI IN A CROP ROTATION SCHEME. Nematropica. 44, 1, 37-46. (see details) ISI paper
  10. Tzortzakakis, EA; Conceicao, I; Dias, AM; Simoglou, KB; Abrantes, I (2014) Occurrence of a new resistant breaking pathotype of Meloidogyne incognita on tomato in Greece. Journal Of Plant Diseases And Protection. 121, 4, 184-186. (see details) ISI paper
  11. Pereira, F; Moreira, C; Fonseca, L; van Asch, B; Mota, M; Abrantes, I; Amorim, A (2013) New Insights into the Phylogeny and Worldwide Dispersion of Two Closely Related Nematode Species, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus and Bursaphelenchus mucronatus. Plos One. 8, 2, (see details) ISI paper
  12. Paiva, G; Proenca, DN; Francisco, R; Verissimo, P; Santos, SS; Fonseca, L; Abrantes, IMO; Morais, PV (2013) Nematicidal Bacteria Associated to Pinewood Nematode Produce Extracellular Proteases. Plos One. 8, 11, (see details) ISI paper
  13. Figueiredo, J; Simoes, MJ; Gomes, P; Barroso, C; Pinho, D; Conceicao, L; Fonseca, L; Abrantes, I; Pinheiro, M; Egas, C (2013) Assessment of the Geographic Origins of Pinewood Nematode Isolates via Single Nucleotide Polymorphism in Effector Genes. Plos One. 8, 12, (see details) ISI paper
  14. dos Santos, MCV; Esteves, I; Kerry, B; Abrantes, I (2013) Biology, growth parameters and enzymatic activity of Pochonia chlamydosporia isolated from potato cyst and root-knot nematodes. Nematology. 15, 493-504. (see details) ISI paper
  15. Cardoso, JMS; Fonseca, L; Abrantes, I (2012) Genetic diversity of ITS sequences of Bursaphelenchus xylophilus. Genetics And Molecular Research. 11, 4, 4508-4515. (see details) ISI paper
  16. Fonseca, L; Cardoso, JMS; Lopes, A; Pestana, M; Abreu, F; Nunes, N; Mota, M; Abrantes, I (2012) The pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, in Madeira Island. Helminthologia. 49, 2, 96-103. (see details) ISI paper
  17. Cardoso, JMS; Fonseca, L; Abrantes, I (2012) Direct molecular detection of the pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, from pine wood, bark and insect vector. European Journal Of Plant Pathology. 133, 2, 419-425. (see details) ISI paper
  18. Reva, V; Fonseca, L; Lousada, JL; Abrantes, I; Viegas, DX (2012) Impact of the pinewood nematode, Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, on gross calorific value and chemical composition of Pinus pinaster woody biomass. European Journal Of Forest Research. 131, 4, 1025-1033. (see details) ISI paper
  19. dos Santos, MCV; Esteves, I; Abrantes, I (2012) In vitro water stress bioassays with the nematophagous fungus Pochonia chlamydosporia: Effects on growth and parasitism. Biological Control. 63, 3, 310-319. (see details) ISI paper
  20. Proenca, DN; Francisco, R; Santos, CV; Lopes, A; Fonseca, L; Abrantes, IMO; Morais, PV (2010) Diversity of Bacteria Associated with Bursaphelenchus xylophilus and Other Nematodes Isolated from Pinus pinaster Trees with Pine Wilt Disease. Plos One. 5, 12, (see details) ISI paper
  21. Fonseca, L; dos Santos, MCV; Santos, MSND; Curtis, RHC; Abrantes, IMD (2008) Morpho-biometrical characterisation of Portuguese Bursaphelenchus xylophilus isolates with mucronate, digitate or round tailed females. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 47, 3, 223-233. (see details) ISI paper
  1. (2015) Sousa E, Vale F, Abrantes I, Rodrigue JM and Fonseca L. (EDS.), Doença da murchidão do Pinheiro - Guia de Campo e Laboratório. 978-989-99365-1-5. (see details)
  1. Fonseca, L., Cardoso, J.M.S. and Abrantes, I. (2014) Nematode-Plant. In: Sousa, E., Valle, F. and Abrantes, I. . (EDS.), Pine Wilt Disease in Europe– Biological Interactions and Integrated Management . FNPAF. 978-989-99365-2-2. (see details)
  2. Fonseca, L., Cardoso, J.M.S. and Abrantes, I. (2013) Nemátode-Planta. In: Sousa, E., Valle, F. and Abrantes, I.. (EDS.), Doença da murchidão do pinheiro na Europa – Interações biológicas e gestão integrada . FNPAF. 978-989-99365-0-8. (see details)
  1. Cunha, MJ; Machado, O; Guilherme, R; Esteves, I; dos Santos, CV; Maleita, C; Conceicao, I; Chelinho, S; Francisco, R; Abrantes, I; Braga, M; Dias, A; Marceneiro, S; Sousa, H (2014) BIOMANAGEMENT STRATEGY TO CONTROL PHYTOPARASITIC NEMATODES OF EMERGING IMPORTANCE ON POTATO - A NEW THREAT TO EUROPE. Journal Of Nematology. 46, 2, 149-149. (see details) ISI paper
  2. Esteves, I; Maleita, C; Abrantes, I (2014) ROOT-LESION NEMATODES, PRATYLENCHUS SPP., PARASITIZING POTATO IN PORTUGAL. Journal Of Nematology. 46, 2, 160-160. (see details) ISI paper