wednesday 15.07.2015 tuesday 14.07.2015



wednesday 15.07.2015 tuesday 14.07.2015
TUESDAY 14.07.2015
16.30 - 17.30
Aula Magna
Opening Conference:
Environmental sustainability. Insights to the future. Viriato Soromenho Marques
Emerging pollutants in developing countries. Pedro Carriquiriborde
WEDNESDAY 15.07.2015
09.00 - 09.30
Aula Magna
Keynote Session: Cyanobacteria: toxins and other secondary metabolites and their biotechnological applications.
Vitor Vasconcelos
Auditório Geociências
Aula Magna
Session 2: Endocrine Disruption
Session 1: Aquatic Toxicology I
Chairs: Vance Trudeau; Ana Maria Coimbra
Chairs: Vitor Vasconcelos; Rui Cortes
Histopathological baseline levels and confounding
factors in sole for marine health status assessment.
09.30 - 09.45
Behavioural responses of the amphipod Gammarus
chevreuxi to mercury contaminated sediments.
09.45 - 10.00
Effects of the endocrine disruptor vinclozolin in the
benthic organism Chironomus riparius (Diptera).
Mónica Aquilino; P Sánchez-Argüello; G Morcillo;
JL Martínez-Guitarte
N Cuevas; Izaskun Zorita; PM Costa;
J Larreta; J Franco
Carol Bello; J Lloret; FJ Sánchez-Vázquez; AMVM
Soares; AI Lillebø; A Marín
Developmental effects of a xenoestrogen and an
aromatase-inhibitor in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
Dércia Santos; M Matos; AM Coimbra
Antioxidant responses and bioaccumulation in
clam Scrobicularia plana exposed to arsenate.
10.00 - 10.15
Influence of temperature on the toxicity of cadmium
and benzo(a)anthracene to planktonic microalgae.
10.15 - 10.30
C Trombini; Miriam Hampel; G Rodríguez-Moro; T
García-Barrera; JL Gómez-Ariza; J Blasco
Differences in the xenoestrogenic sensitivity of five
teleost species exposed to 17α-ethinylestradiol.
A Basterretxea; G Lorenzo; C Bizarro; E Bilbao;
Maren Ortiz-Zarragoitia
Luis R Vieira; F Morgado; L Guilhermino
Gonadal development and biological recovery
of zebrafish exposed to 17ß-estradiol (E2) and
17α-ethinylestradiol (EE2).
Juliana Polloni Silva; GD de Alkimin; SC Nakahira; CE
de Souza Correa; R Fracácio1
A “stock culture independent” duckweed microbiotest with Spirodela polyrhiza: a practical and low
cost alternative to lemn24
A bioassays.
10.30 - 10.45
A “stock culture independent” duckweed microbiotest with Spirodela polyrhiza: a practical and
low cost alternative to lemn24
A bioassays.
10.45 - 11.00
Ana Luzio; SM Monteiro; S Garcia-Santos; E Rocha;
A Fontaínhas-Fernandes; AM Coimbra
Persoone Guido; R Baudo; M Foudoulakis; G Arapis
Persoone Guido; R Baudo; M Foudoulakis; G Arapis
Evaluation of zebrafish gonad development after
endocrine disruptors’ exposures.
Aula Magna
11.00 - 11.30
Keynote Session: Sediment toxicity tests: tools for environmental quality.
Julian Blasco
Auditório Geociências
Aula Magna
Session 3: Biomarkers I
Session 4: Risk Assessment I
Chairs: Julian Blasco; Simone Varandas
Chairs: Ionan Marigomez; Marta Reboredo
The use of marine and freshwater clams to assess
sublethal effects of WWTP effluents discharges
in SW Spain: In situ bioassay
11.30 - 11.45
Accumulation kinetics of copper and silver and
assessment of the effects exerted after dietary
exposure in oysters Crassostrea gigas.
11.45 - 12.00
Identification of molecular biomarkers of exposure
to sanitary sewage in oyster Crassostrea brasiliana
12.00 - 12.15
Gabriela Aguirre-Martinez; A DelValls; L Martin Diaz
Maturity and stability parameters in the quality assessment of composts, sludges and other representative organic wastes intended to agricultural use.
Paula Alvarenga; C Mourinha; M Farto; P Palma;
J Sengo; MC Morais; AC Cunha-Queda
Rational design for safer nanomaterials: a case
study with nano-biosurfactants.
Nuno Martins; JL Pereira; CMG Duarte; LCA Dias;
FE Antunes; I Lopes
Ane Rementeria; M Mikolaczyk; E Blanco-Rayón;
L Velasco; U Izagirre; B Zaldibar; J Schäfer
TB Pessatti; KH Luchmann; FF Nunes; FL Zacchi;
Afonso Celso Dias Bainy; JJ Mattos
Phosphorus fractionation in sediments from a
small-sized dam in a rural mountainous catchment:
case study in NE Portugal
M Von Hafe Roboredo; Anabela R Reis; JPM Pinto;
AI Oliveira; A Parker
Lysosomal stress and biochemical biomarkers
detected in Ruditapes philippinarum
exposed to human drugs
12.15 - 12.30
Is there endocrine disruption in male
mugilids from the Tagus estuary?
12.30 - 12.45
Environment risk assessment and bioaccumulation
of metals in the metal contaminated basin.
Estefania Bonnail; AM Sarmiento; TA delValls;
I Riba; JM Nieto
Gabriela Aguirre-Martinez; A del Valls; LM Diaz
João Carrola; S Ribeiro; P Almeida; S Pedro; E Rocha;
J Neto; MJ Pires; C Cruz; F Ribeiro; C Levita;
J Ferreira-Cardoso; A Fontainhas-Fernandes
Lunch time
14.30 - 15.00
Aula Magna
Keynote Session: New highlights for soil health assessment using earthworms: in vitro and molecular tools.
Manu Soto
Aula Magna
Auditório Geociências
Session 5: Ecosystem Effects and Soil Pollution
Session 6: Aquatic Toxicology II
Chairs: Manu Soto; Edna Cabecinha
A new tool for water quality assessment combining
distinct levels of organization.
Chairs: Amparo Torreblanca; Sandra Mariza V. Monteiro
15:00 - 15:15
Rui Cortes; S Hughes; A Coimbra; J Carrola;
SM Monteiro; A Pinto; S Pereira; A Sampaio; J Jesus;
V Pereira; C Santos; M Lopes; S Varandas
Inter-annual variability of soft bottom macrobenthic community of the NW gulf of Mexico in
relationship with the DWH oil spill.
D Salcedo; Luis A Soto; A Estradas; AV Botello
Interaction effects between metals and PAHs in the
aquatic environment: an In vivo study on genotoxicity
and DNA repair with the zebrafish model.
Ana Silva; M Martins; MH Costa; PM Costa
15:15 – 15:30
Effects of personal care products (PCP) on the
MXR mechanism of zebrafish embryo.
Virgínia Cunha; K Burkhardt-Medicke; P Wellner;
M Santos; P Moradas-Ferreira; T Luckenbach; M Ferreira
Free-living nematodes as bio-indicators of the
DWH oil spill in the mexican exclusive
economic zone, NW gulf of Mexico.
15:30 – 15:45
LA Soto; Diana Salcedo; K Arvizu; AV Botello
Phytoavailability of lead in soils from an
abandoned trap-shooting range
Effects of multigeneration exposures of D. magna
to environmentally relevant concentrations of
Carlos Pinheiro; S Lopes; AMVM Soares; S Loureiro
15:45 – 16:00
Andrés Rodríguez-Seijo; D Arenas-Lago; M Lago-Vila;
ML Andrade; FA Vega
An ecotoxicological approach to assess interactions of environmental contamination with
pathogenic agents - could they potentiate
amphibians menace?
Sara Costa; E Fasola; B Santos; PV Morais; I Lopes
17:00 – 17:30
Aula Magna
Keynote Session: Use of transcriptomic tools to identify new molecular and biochemical biomarkers in aquatic
non-model organisms.
Afonso Celso Dias Bainy
Aula Magna
Session 7: Biomarkers II
Chairs: Afonso Bainy; José Manuel Almeida
Auditório Geociências
Session 8: Risk Assessment II
Chairs: Anabela Reis, Henrique Trindade
Ecotoxicological and biochemical effects of an 17:30 – 17:45 Wastewater reuse: a study of chloroform
herbicide and a metal on zooplankton and
Anabela Rebelo; I Ferra; A Marques; I Gonçalves;
phytoplankton estuarine and marine species.
Filimonova Valentina; F Gonçalves; JC Marques;
M De Troch; AMM Gonçalves
R Oliveira; M Pereira
The influence of different microalgae diets on 17:45 – 18:00 Carbon capture and storage (ccs) strategy: a risk
cell and tissue level biomarkers in mussel
assessment overview focused on marine bacteria.
Ana Rocío Borrero Santiago; I Riba López;
digestive gland.
Esther Blanco-Rayón; M Ücker; L Garmendia;
I Marigómez; U Izagirre
A Del Valls Casillas
Sub-lethal effects of exposure to atrazine in gill 18:00 – 18:15 Testing potential CO2 leakages on three marine
microalgae: metal speciation and biological effects.
cells of sea lamprey downstream migrants.
Maria João Lança; M Machado; AF Ferreira;
M Candeias; R Ferreira; I Alves-Pereira; JS Carrola;
BR Quintella; PR Almeida
Esther Bautista-Chamizo; MR de Orte; IR López;
A del Valls Casillas
Biomarkers, histopathology and condition 18:15 – 18:30 Determination of estuarine vulnerability to
contamination for use in ecological risk assessment.
indices in sole (Solea senegalensis) exposed to
Daniel Cerqueira Ribeiro; L Guilhermino
contaminated sediment.
Tifanie Briaudeau; E Huerga; I Marigómez; L Garmendia;
JM Garmendia; I Zorita; U Izagirre; U Izagirre
Background concentrations of polycyclic aromatic 18:30 – 18:45
hydrocarbons metabolites in portuguese firemen.
M Oliveira; Klara Slezakova; A Fernandes; JA Vaz; C
Delerue-Matos; MC Pereira; S Morais