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Alessandro Ramos

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • UENF - Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense
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Research interests

stress and Ion dynamics in symbiotic interactionsPlant physiologyecologyMycorrhiza

About

Graduated in Agronomy from Universidade Federal de Viçosa, and Ph.D. in Crop Production (Plant Physiology), both from Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro - UENF. Half of the doctorate degree was obtained at the Centre for Developmental Biology, Laboratory of Plant Development, Gulbenkian Institute for Science under supervision of Dr José Alberto Feijo, where he remained in the post-doctoral positon for three years. Still in Portugal was substitute teacher at the Center for Biological Engineering, Faculty of Sciences / University of Lisbon, teaching the disciplines of Plant Physiology and Plant Nutrition. Participated in several scientific projects, bidirectional cooperation (FCT-CAPES) and inter-institutional in Brazil. Has experience in Agronomy and Biology, with emphasis on soil microbiology and biochemistry, and ecophysiology of plant-microbe interaction. Currently, is Associated Professor and Coordinator of PhD in Ecosystems Ecology of the University of Vila Velha (UVV-ES). His lab work on: 1. Characterization of proton pumps and transporters in arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis, 2. Study of ion dynamics and gene expression in development and symbiotic events, 3. Analysis and purification of proteins / signaling molecules of plant roots with arbuscular mycorrhizal functions in the interaction, 4. Bioaccumulation of metals by filamentous fungi, specifically, the ectomycorrhizal fungi.

Groups

Co-authors (103)

Publications (5)

  • Embryogenic competence acquisition in sugarcane callus is associated with differential H<sup>+</sup>pump abundance and activity

    • Passamani L
    • Bertolazi A
    • Ramos A
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  • Programmed cell death in yeast by thionin-like peptide from Capsicum annuum fruits involving activation of caspases and extracellular H<sup>+</sup>flux

    • Taveira G
    • Mello É
    • Souza S
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  • Soil macrofauna in organic and conventional coffee plantations in Brazil

    • dos Santos J
    • Ramos A
    • Azevedo Júnior R
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  • Spermine modulates fungal morphogenesis and activates plasma membrane H<sup>+</sup>-ATPase during yeast to hyphae transition

    • Cogo A
    • Ferreira K
    • Okorokov L
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  • Volatile compounds profile changes from unripe to ripe fruits of Brazilian pepper (Schinus terebinthifolia Raddi)

    • Schimitberger V
    • Pratti D
    • Cavalcanti L
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Professional experience

Associate Professor

UENF - Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense

October 2013 - Present

Education

Post-Doc

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência

August 2005 - August 2008(3 years)

PostDoc

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência

August 2005 - August 2008(3 years)

PhD

UENF - Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense

August 2001 - June 2005(4 years)

Master

UENF - Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense

March 2000 - July 2001(a year)

Agronomy

UFV - Universidade Federal de Viçosa

March 1994 - December 1999(6 years)