Maria Gabriela Almeida

Associate Professor, Coop. Ensino Sup. Egas Moniz, CRL
Email: mg.almeida(at)
Tel: + 351 21 294 83 00, ext. 10957
Webpage: webpage

Research Activities - Keywords
• Biochemical and structural characterization of redox proteins from denitrifying and sulphate reducing bacteria
• Electrochemistry of redox proteins
• Enzyme amperometric biosensors
• Biomarker Discovery, Proteomics, 2D electrophoresis

Teaching Interests
• General Chemistry, Biochemistry
• Instrumental analysis. Electrophoretic techniques
• Bioelectrochemistry, Biosensors
• Undergraduate, Master and PhD programs
• Knowledge dissemination and Outreach

Selected References
An Efficient Mediatorless Biosensor for Nitrite Determination
Silveira CM, Gomes SP, Araújo AN, Couto CM, Montenegro MCBSM, Silva R, Viana AS, Todorovic S, Moura JJG, Almeida MG
Biosens Bioelectron (2010) 25: 2026-2032

Probing the surface chemistries of different oxidized MWCNTs for the improved electrical wiring of cytochrome c Nitrite Reductase
Silveira C, Pimpão M, Rodrigues P, Pedroso H, Pereira F, Moura JJG, Almeida MG
Electrochem Comm (2013) 35:17-21

Construction of effective disposable biosensors for point-of-care testing of nitrite
Monteiro T, Rodrigues P, Gonçalves AL, Moura JJG, Añorga L, Jubete E, Piknova B, Schechter AN, Silveira CM, Almeida MG
Talanta (2015), in press

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