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Call for Funding of Research and Development Projects in all Scientific Domains - 2008

Marine Sciences and Technologies

    Painel de Avaliação de Ciências e Tecnologias do Mar - 2008
  • Richard Nash
  • Martin White
  • Peter H. Burkill
  • Fauzi Mantoura
  • Gwyn Griffiths
  • Tjeerd van Weering
  • Stephen Hawkins
  • Stephen Feist
PTDC/MAR/098035/2008

Ion and iron regulatory physiology in the marine lamprey (Petromyzon marinus). A parasitic feeder. Jonathan Mark Wilson, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €154,367.

PTDC/MAR/098066/2008

SYNERG - Predicting the synergistic impact of ocean acidification, warming and expanding hypoxia in coastal marine biota. Rui Rosa, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €196,841.

PTDC/MAR/098069/2008

Shifts from seagrass to seaweed dominated systems (INVASEA). Aschwin Hillebrand Engelen, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €170,362.

PTDC/MAR/098643/2008

MODELA - Modelling larval fish dynamics and related ocean processes. António Miguel Piecho de Almeida Santos, Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera, I. P. (IPMA). €185,589.

PTDC/MAR/098791/2008

The role of ABC transporter proteins in chemically induced hepatic cancer in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Marta Sofia Sá Ferreira, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €166,875.

PTDC/MAR/098914/2008

NITROSUL - Novel interaction between marine biogeochemical nitrogen and sulfur cycles: characterization and ecological implications. Catarina Maria Pinto Mora Pinto de Magalhães, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €123,706.

PTDC/MAR/099140/2008

PHYTOBIO - Phytoremediation and bioremediation of contaminants in salt marshes: plant - microorganisms interactions. Ana Paula Mucha, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €137,256.

PTDC/MAR/099366/2008

ALBATROZ - Learning from the flight of the albatross: causes and consequences of individual foraging strategies, with links to demography, oceanography and fisheries. Paulo Catry, ISPA,CRL (ISPA). €146,340.

PTDC/MAR/099391/2008

HINT - Impacts of climate change on European rocky intertidal ecosystems: coupling ecological, physiological and genetic approaches. Fernando Pádua Silva e Lima, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €164,404.

PTDC/MAR/099642/2008

Phylogeny and chemodiversity of marine sponge symbiotic Cyanobacteria. Vitor Manuel de Oliveira e Vasconcelos, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €135,746.

PTDC/MAR/099656/2008

CARCACE - Colonization of mAmmal caRCasses in the deep Atlantic ocEan. Ana Hilário, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €181,790.

PTDC/MAR/099698/2008

MOLECULAR TAXONOMY, POPULATION GENETICS AND PHYLOGENOMICS OF THE RED ALGAL GENUS PORPHYRA SPP. FROM THE IBERIAN PENINSULA. Maria Elena Varela Alvarez, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €199,810.

PTDC/MAR/099887/2008

Landscape genetics of a coastal lagoon; an empirical and modeling approach using the seagrass Zostera noltii in Ria Formosa. Filipe Alexandre Oliveira dos Santos Alberto, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €173,073.

PTDC/MAR/100345/2008

Behaviour, critical habitat and fisheries interactions of pelagic sharks in the North Atlantic Ocean. Nuno Miguel Cabral Queiroz, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €116,050.

PTDC/MAR/100348/2008

HAB-SPOT: Harmful algal blooms dynamics: Shelf processes of transport and retention offshore Aveiro. Maria Teresa Calisto de Jesus Moita Garnel, Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera, I. P. (IPMA). €172,110.

PTDC/MAR/100482/2008

Bioactive products in marine algae of Azores (AzoAlg). ANAKE KIJJOA, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €148,346.

PTDC/MAR/100522/2008

The Gloria-SWIM plate boundary Faults connection and its importance on the propagation of tectonic deformation and deep water ecosystems along the Azores-Gibraltar Plate Boundary (SWIMGLO). Pedro Terrinha, Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera, I. P. (IPMA). €185,535.

PTDC/MAR/100610/2008

SymbioSlug - Mollusc/algal chloroplast symbiosis: how efficient are chloroplasts kept in the cytosol of sea slugs in the absence of algal nuclei? Gonçalo Calado, Instituto Português de Malacologia (IPM). €50,028.

PTDC/MAR/100677/2008

The Mediterranean Outflow influence on the Eastern North Atlantic Central Water: Sflux. Álvaro Peliz, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €180,701.

PTDC/MAR/101143/2008

Rational design of an AIP56-based anti-pasteurellosis vaccine. Nuno Miguel Simões dos Santos, Instituto de Biologia Molecular e Celular (IBMC/UP). €108,919.

PTDC/MAR/101410/2008

SEAPhoB: Ecology of Sediment Estuarine Aerobic Anoxygenic Phototrophic Bacteria. Bruno Miguel Freire Boa de Jesus, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €178,632.

PTDC/MAR/101431/2008

Unlocking the bacterial diversity encrypted in the metagenomes of marine sponges. Rodrigo da Silva Costa, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €179,732.

PTDC/MAR/101639/2008

Phylogeny, Biogeography and Character Evolution in Blennioidei and Gobiesocoidei. Andre Levy Martins Coelho, ISPA,CRL (ISPA). €42,095.

PTDC/MAR/101795/2008

METAFISHCODE: Fish genetic diversity and meta-species phylogeography at global and regional scales: implications for fisheries management. Filipe José Oliveira Costa, Universidade do Minho (UM). €109,854.

PTDC/MAR/101906/2008

MERCOAST - Impact of mercury on the dynamics of estuarine communities in a coastal lagoon (Ria de Aveiro, Portugal). Their socio-economics implications. Patricia Cardoso Teixeira, IMAR - Instituto do Mar (IMAR). €145,373.

PTDC/MAR/102030/2008

FREEZE - Submarine FREshwater dischargEs: characteriZation and Evaluation study on their impact on the Algarve coastal ecosystem. Gabriela Carrara, Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera, I. P. (IPMA). €185,540.

PTDC/MAR/102045/2008

Multi-proxy Calibration along the NW Iberian margin: Improving paleoceanographic reconstructions (CALIBERIA). Maria Emília Carvalho Salgueiro, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €183,691.

PTDC/MAR/102258/2008

Secondary metabolites and nitrogen fixation of benthic marine Cyanobacteria: how different from freshwater relatives? Vitor Manuel de Oliveira e Vasconcelos, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €173,449.

PTDC/MAR/102348/2008

SEPIAMETA - On the metabolism of the European cuttlefish, Sepia officinalis (Linnaeus, 1758). António de Vilhena Andrade Ferreira Sykes, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €189,702.

PTDC/MAR/102638/2008

Marine cyanobacteria isolated from the Portuguese coast as a source of bioactive compounds: cytotoxicity against human tumor cells and normal human cells. Maria do Rosário Fidalgo Martins, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €124,570.

PTDC/MAR/102677/2008

Microplastics and persistent pollutants - a double threat to marine life (POIZON). Paula Sobral, NOVA.ID.FCT - Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento da FCT (NOVA.ID.FCT). €175,894.

PTDC/MAR/102748/2008

PROFLUX - Processes and Fluxes of Mercury and Methylmercury in a Contaminated Coastal Ecosystem (Tagus Estuary, Portugal). JOÃO ALFREDO VIEIRA CANÁRIO, Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera, I. P. (IPMA). €117,297.

PTDC/MAR/102800/2008

Cadmium induced toxicity/tolerance/productivity on neritic Coccolithophores (Cd-ToxCoN). Mário Cachão, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €156,577.

PTDC/MAR/103550/2008

Genetic variation of the carpet shell-clam Ruditapes decussatus in North Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea. Frederico Miguel Mota Batista, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD). €187,492.

PTDC/MAR/103957/2008

Marine photosynthetic organisms of the Algarve coast with biomedical applications. Luísa Margarida Batista Custódio, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €189,620.

PTDC/MAR/104008/2008

Biomineralisation in seawater fish intestine: endocrine perspective. Juan Fuentes, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €165,224.

PTDC/MAR/104058/2008

Molecular characterization of organ regeneration in starfish - a proteomic approach toward the discovery of new regeneration factors. Ana Varela Coelho, ITQB NOVA - Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA/UNL). €64,800.

PTDC/MAR/104169/2008

MED-HIST: A slow motion perspective of the Biogeographic History of the Mediterranean Sea. Madalena Simas Branco, Instituto de Ciências e Tecnologias Agrárias e Agro-Alimentares - Porto (ICETA-Porto/ICETA). €53,332.

PTDC/MAR/104477/2008

Polyandry levels in Fucus vesiculosus. Sara Judite Lopes Teixeira, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €185,410.

PTDC/MAR/105147/2008

PHYSIOGRAPHY- Physiological stress of intertidal fucoids related to their biogeography: implications under new climate scenarios. Francisco Arenas Parra, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €117,537.

PTDC/MAR/105152/2008

Effects of dietary vitamin K supplementation on growth and skeletal development of teleost fish. Paulo Gavaia, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €195,107.

PTDC/MAR/105199/2008

The invertebrate repertoire of nuclear receptors: evolutionary and endocrine disruption insights. Filipe Castro, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €129,856.

PTDC/MAR/105229/2008

Benefits of the production of Seaweeds in integrated multi-trophic aquaculture. Isabel Sousa PInto, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €170,948.

PTDC/MAR/105276/2008

The marine cleaning mutualism between the Indo-Pacific cleaner wrasse Labroides dimidiatus (Valenciennes, 1839) and its client reef fish: the physiological bases of cooperative and deceptive behaviour. Marta Soares, ISPA,CRL (ISPA). €145,162.

PTDC/MAR/105313/2008

Development and characterization of zebrafish stem cells: implications for transgenesis - FishCell. Vijayakumar Parameswaran, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €170,267.

PTDC/MAR/105486/2008

Microbial biodiversity and functional role in benthic food webs of the Condor seamount (NE Atlantic). Ricardo da Piedade Abreu Serrao Santos, IMAR - Instituto do Mar (IMAR). €192,880.

PTDC/MAR/107939/2008

DyEPlume: Estuarine Dynamics and Plume Propagation in the Portuguese Coast - Impacts of Climate Change. João Miguel Sequeira Silva Dias, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €133,298.

PTDC/MAR/108013/2008

The sexual and asexual balance of a marine clonal plant: the case of the seagrass Cymodocea nodosa in the Canary Islands. Filipe Alexandre Oliveira dos Santos Alberto, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €157,834.

PTDC/MAR/108024/2008

TBTRESENSE - TBT bioremediation and development of biosensor for in situ detection of tributyltin (TBT) in the environment. Sónia Alexandra Leite Velho Mendo Barroso, Universidade de Aveiro (UA). €176,000.

PTDC/MAR/108105/2008

Drivers of coexistence of sympatric species with incomplete reproductive isolation: testing roles of hybridization barriers in marine broadcast spawners. Gareth Anthony Pearson, Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMar). €198,240.

PTDC/MAR/108142/2008

Mid-Atlantic Ridge Evolution in the last 20 Ma between Kurchatov and Hayes (MAREKH). Jorge Miguel Alberto de Miranda, Fundação da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, FP (FFC/FC/ULisboa). €180,936.

PTDC/MAR/108177/2008

The Azores and St. Helena currents from satellite altimetry: assessing their congeneracy and role in the subtropical Atlantic (ASH). Clara Lázaro, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €54,260.

PTDC/MAR/108232/2008

Seamount fishes: movements, habitat use and connectivity (SEAMOV). Gui Manuel Machado Menezes, IMAR - Instituto do Mar (IMAR). €179,416.

PTDC/MAR/108369/2008

Chemical wars: the role of chemically mediated interactions in the invasiveness potential of non-native Artemia. Maria da Natividade Ribeiro Vieira, Centro Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR). €119,068.

PTDC/MAR/109057/2008

HotMetal- Exploiting marine hydrothermal spots for diversity of metal resistance-strategies together with antibiotic resistance dissemination. Paula Maria Vasconcelos Morais, IMAR - Instituto do Mar (IMAR). €172,924.