F. Biancullo, N.F.F. Moreira, A.R. Ribeiro, C.M. Manaia, J.L. Faria, O.C. Nunes, S.M. Castro-Silva, A.M.T. Silva, "Heterogeneous photocatalysis using UVA-LEDs for the removal of antibiotics and antibiotic resistant bacteria from urban wastewater treatment plant effluents", Chemical Engineering Journal, 2019, accepted.
G. K. Paulus, L. M. Hornstra, N. Alygizakis, J. Slobodnik, N. Thomaidis, G. Medema, "The impact of on-site hospital wastewater treatment on the downstream communal wastewater system in terms of antibiotics and antibiotic resistance genes", International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 2019, accepted.
F. Cerqueira, V. Matamoros, J. Bayona, G. Elsinga, L. M. Hornstra, B. Piña, "Distribution of antibiotic resistance genes in soils and crops. A field study in legume plants (Vicia faba L.) grown under different watering regimes", Environmental Research, 2019, 170, 16-25.
G. Fortunato, I. Vaz-Moreira, C. Becerra-Castro, O.C. Nunes, C.M. Manaia, "A rationale for the high limits of quantification of antibiotic resistance genes in soil", Environmental Pollution 2018, 243, 1696-1703.
F. Cerqueira, V. Matamoros, J. Bayona, B. Piña, "Antibiotic Resistance Gene distribution in microbiomes from the soil-plant-fruit continuum in commercial Lycopersicon esculentum fields", Science of the Total Environment, 2019, 652, 660–670.
J. Rocha, D. Cacace, I. Kampouris, H. Guilloteau, T. Jäger, R.B.M. Marano, P. Karaolia, C.M. Manaia, C. Merlin, D. Fatta-Kassinos, E. Cytryn, T.U. Berendonk, T. Schwartz, "Inter-laboratory calibration of quantitative analyses of antibiotic resistance genes", Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2018, DOI: doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2018.02.022.
S. Lepuschitz, S. Huhulescu, P. Hyden, B. Springer, T. Rattei, F. Allerberger, R.L. Mach, W. Ruppitsch, "Characterization of a community acquired-MRSA USA300 isolate from a river sample in Austria and whole genome sequence based comparison to a diverse collection of USA300 isolates", Scientific Reports, 2018, 8, 9467.
I. Zammit, V. Vaiano, G. Levrolino, L. Rizzo, "Inactivation of an urban wastewater indigenous Escherichia coli strain by cerium doped zinc oxide photocatalysis", RSC Advances, 2018, 8, 26124.
E. Kaplan, R.B.M. Marano, E. Jurkevitch, E. Cytryn, "Enhanced Bacterial Fitness Under Residual Fluoroquinolone Concentrations Is Associated With Increased Gene Expression in Wastewater-Derived qnr Plasmid-Harboring Strains", Frontiers in Microbiology, 2018, 9, 1176.
C. M. Manaia, J. Rocha, N. Scaccia, R. Marano, E. Radu, F. Biancullo, F. Cerqueira, G. Fortunato, I.C. Iakovides, I. Zammit,I. Kampouris, I. Vaz-Moreira, O.C. Nunes, "Antibiotic resistance in wastewater treatment plants: Tackling the black box", Environment International, 2018, 115, 312-324.
I. Michael-Kordatou, P. Karaolia, D. Fatta-Kassinos, "The role of operating parameters and oxidative damage mechanisms of Advanced Chemical Oxidation Processes in the combat against antibiotic-resistant bacteria and resistance genes present in urban wastewater″, Water Research, 2018, 128, 1-23.
R. Elkayam, A. Aharoni, D. Vaizel-Ohayon, O. Sued, Y. Katz, I. Negev, R.B.M. Marano, E. Cytryn, L. Shtrasler, O. Lev, "Viral and Microbial Pathogens, Indicator Microorganisms, Microbial Source Tracking Indicators, and Antibiotic Resistance Genes in a Confined Managed Effluent Recharge System", Journal of Environmental Engineering, 2017, 144 (3), 05017011.
C.M. Manaia, "Assessing the Risk of Antibiotic Resistance Transmission from the Environment to Humans: Non-Direct Proportionality Between Abundance and Risk", Trends in Microbiology, 2017, 25 (3), 173-181.