Ferreira D, Figueiredo J, Laureano G, Machado A, Arrabaça JD, Duarte B, Figueiredo A, Matos AR (2021) Membrane remodelling and triacylglycerol accumulation in drought stress resistance: The case study of soybean phospholipases A. Plant Physiol Biochem, 169: 9-21. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2021.10.033

Maia M, Cavaco AR, Laureano G, Cunha J, Eiras-Dias J, Matos AR, Duarte B, Figueiredo A (2021) More than Just Wine: The Nutritional Benefits of Grapevine Leaves. Foods, 10(10): 2251. doi: 10.3390/foods10102251

Maia M, Figueiredo A, Cordeiro C, Sousa Silva M (2021) FT-ICR-MS-Based metabolomics: a deep dive into plant metabolism. Mass Spectrom Rev, 1–22. doi: 10.1002/mas.21731

Chiango H, Jafarikouhini N, Pradhan D, Figueiredo A, da Silva JM, Sinclair TR, Holland J (2021) Drought resilience in CIMMYT maize lines adapted to Africa resulting from transpiration sensitivity to vapor pressure deficit and soil drying. J. Crop Improv, 1-15. doi: 10.1080/15427528.2021.1961334

Duarte B, Gameiro C, Matos AR, Figueiredo A, Sousa Silva M, Cordeiro C, Caçador I, Reis-Santos P, Fonseca V, Cabrita MT (2021) First screening of biocides, persistent organic pollutants, pharmaceutical and personal care products in Antarctic phytoplankton from Deception Island by FT-ICR-MS. Chemosphere, 274: 129860. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2021.129860

Queirós JP, Ramos JA, Cherel Y, Franzitta M, Duarte B, Rosa R, Monteiro F, Figueiredo A, Strugnell JM, Fukuda Y, Stevens DW, Xavier JC (2021) Cephalopod fauna of the Pacific Southern Ocean using Antarctic toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni) as biological samplers and fisheries bycatch specimens. Deep Sea Res Part I Oceanogr Res Pap, 174: 103571. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2021.103571

Cavaco ARLaureano G, Cunha J, Eiras-Dias J, Matos AR, Figueiredo A (2021) Fatty acid modulation and desaturase gene expression are differentially triggered in grapevine incompatible interaction with biotrophs and necrotrophs. Plant Physiol Biochem, 163: 230-238. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2021.04.001

Chiango H, Figueiredo A, Sousa L, Sinclair T, da Silva JM (2021) Assessing drought tolerance of traditional maize genotypes of Mozambique using chlorophyll fluorescence parameters. S Afr J Bot, 138: 311-317. doi: 10.1016/j.sajb.2021.01.005

Sebastiana M, Gargallo-Garriga A, Sardans J, Pérez-Trujillo M, Monteiro F, Figueiredo A, Maia M, Nascimento R, Sousa Silva M, Ferreira AN, Cordeiro C, Marques AP, Sousa L, Malhó R, Peñuelas J (2021) Metabolomics and transcriptomics to decipher molecular mechanisms underlying ectomycorrhizal root colonization of an oak tree. Sci Rep, 11: 8576. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-87886-5

Santos RB, Figueiredo A (2021) Two sides of the same story in grapevine–pathogen interactions. J Exp Bot, 72: 3367–3380. doi:10.1093/jxb/erab091

Figueiredo J, Cavaco AR, Guerra‐Guimarães L, Leclercq CC, Renaut J, Cunha J, Eiras‐Dias J, Cordeiro C, Matos AR, Sousa Silva M, Figueiredo A (2021) An apoplastic fluid extraction method for the characterization of grapevine leaves proteome and metabolome from a single sample. Physiol Plantarum, 171: 343-357. doi: 10.1111/ppl.13198

Cavaco AR, Matos AR, Figueiredo A  (2021) Speaking the language of lipids: the cross-talk between plants and pathogens in defence and disease. Cell Mol Life Sci, 78: 4399–4415. doi: 10.1007/s00018-021-03791-0

Figueiredo L, Santos RB, Figueiredo A (2021) Defense and Offense Strategies: The Role of Aspartic Proteases in Plant–Pathogen Interactions. Biology, 10(2): 75. doi: 10.3390/biology10020075

Gouveia C, Zukic S, Manthey T, Malhó R, Buchholz G, Figueiredo A (2021) Subtilisin like proteins in the war between Grapevine and Plasmopara viticola isolates with contrasting aggressiveness. Eur J Plant Pathol, 159: 433–439. doi: 10.1007/s10658-020-02155-x

Laureano G, Cavaco AR, Matos AR, Figueiredo A (2021) Fatty Acid Desaturases: Uncovering Their Involvement in Grapevine Defence against Downy Mildew. Int J Mol Sci, 22(11): 5473. doi: 10.3390/IJMS22115473

Teixeira M, Feijão E, Catarino L, Matos AR, Figueiredo A, da Silva JM (2021) Exploring Local Maize Diversity for Increased Agricultural Sustainability: New Insights into Drought Stress Response and Recovery of Guinea-Bissau Landraces. Sustainability, 13(10): 5441. doi: 10.3390/su13105441

Figueiredo A, Guerra-Guimarães L (2020) Isolation of apoplastic fluid from Woody plants leaves: grapevine and coffee as a case study. In: Carrera M, Mateos J. (eds) Shotgun Proteomics. Methods in Molecular Biology, vol 2259. Humana, New York, NY. doi: 10.1007/978-1-0716-1178-4_4

Maia M, Ferreira AEN, Cunha J, Eiras-Dias J, Cordeiro C, Figueiredo A, Sousa Silva M (2021) Comparison of the chemical diversity of Vitis rotundifolia and Vitis vinifera cv. ‘Cabernet Sauvignon’. Ciência Téc Vitiv, 36(1): 1-8. doi: 10.1051/ctv/20213601001

Cruz-Silva A, Figueiredo A, Sebastiana M (2021) First Insights into the Effect of Mycorrhizae on the Expression of Pathogen Effectors during the Infection of Grapevine with Plasmopara viticola. Sustainability, 13(3): 1226. doi:10.3390/su13031226

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Santos  RBNascimento R, Coelho V, Figueiredo A (2020) Grapevine – Downy Mildew Rendez-Vous: Proteome Analysis of the First Hours of an Incompatible Interaction. Plants, 9(11): 1498. doi: 10.3390/plants9111498

Maia M, Ferreira AEN, Nascimento R, Monteiro F, Traquete F, Marques AP, Cunha J, Eiras-Dias JE, Cordeiro C, Figueiredo A, Sousa Silva M (2020) Integrating metabolomics and targeted gene expression to uncover potential biomarkers of fungal/oomycetes‑associated disease susceptibility in grapevine​. Sci Rep, 10: 15688. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-72781-2

Figueiredo J, Cunha J, Eiras Dias J, Sousa Silva M, Figueiredo A (2020) Pathogen-related specificity of subtilase VVISBT4.19 X1 in the Vitis vinifera defence response. Ciência Téc Vitiv, 35(1): 42-48. doi: 10.1051/ctv/20203501042

Silva JM, Figueiredo A, Cunha J, Eiras-Dias J, Silva S, Vanneschi L, Mariano P (2020) Using Rapid Chlorophyll Fluorescence Transients to Classify Vitis Genotypes. Plants, 9(2): 174. doi:10.3390/plants9020174

Figueiredo A, Santos RB (2020) Contribuições da ciência para a viticultura moderna no combate ao míldio. Agrotec, 36: 64-67.  ISSN: 2182-4401


Cardoso H, Figueiredo A, Serrazina S, Pires R, Peixe A. (2019) Genome Modification Approaches to Improve Performance, Quality, and Stress Tolerance of Important Mediterranean Fruit Species (Olea europaea L., Vitis vinifera L., and Quercus suber L.). In: Advances in Plant Transgenics: Methods and Applications. Sathishkumar R, Kumar S, Hema J, Baskar V (eds) Springer, Singapore. doi: 10.1007/978-981-13-9624-3_13

Sousa Silva M, Cordeiro C, Roessner U, Figueiredo A (2019) Editorial: Metabolomics in Crop Research—Current and Emerging Methodologies. Front Plant Sci, 10:1013. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.01013

Maia M, Ferreira AEN, Laureano G, Marques AP, Torres VM, Silva AB, Matos AR, Cordeiro C, Figueiredo A, Sousa Silva M (2019) Vitis vinifera ‘Pinot noir’ leaves as a source of bioactive nutraceutical compounds. Food & Function, 10: 3822-3827. doi: 10.1039/c8fo02328j

Nascimento R, Maia M, Ferreira AEN, Silva AB, Freire AP, Cordeiro C, Sousa Silva M, Figueiredo A (2019) Early stage metabolic events associated with the establishment of Vitis vinifera – Plasmopara viticola compatible interaction. Plant Physiol Biochem, 137: 1-13. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2019.01.026

Diniz I, Azinheira H, Figueiredo A, Gichuru E, Oliveira H, Guerra-Guimarães L, Silva MC (2019) Fungal penetration associated with recognition, signaling and defence-related genes and peroxidase activity during the resistance response of coffee to Colletotrichum kahawae. Physiol Mol Plant Path, 105: 119-127. doi: 10.1016/j.pmpp.2017.12.005


Laureano G, Figueiredo J, Cavaco AR, Duarte B, Caçador I, Malhó R, Sousa Silva M, Matos AR, Figueiredo A (2018) The interplay between membrane lipids and phospholipase A family members in grapevine resistance against Plasmopara viticola. Sci Rep, 8(1): 1-15. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-32559-z

Vidigal P, Duarte B, Cavaco AR, Caçador I, Figueiredo A, Matos AR, Viegas W, Monteiro F (2018) Preliminary diversity assessment of an undervalued tropical bean (Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet) through fatty acid profiling. Plant Physiol Biochem, 132: 508-514. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2018.10.001

Figueiredo J, Sousa Silva M, Figueiredo A (2018) Subtilisin-like proteases in plant defence: the past, the present and beyond. Mol Plant Pathol, 19: 1017-1028. doi: 10.1111/mpp.12567


Diniz I, Figueiredo A, Loureiro A, Batista D, Azinheira H, Várzea V, Pereira AP, Gichuru E, Moncada P, Guerra-Guimarães L, Oliveira H, Silva MC (2017) A first insight into the involvement of phytohormones pathways in coffee resistance and susceptibility to Colletotrichum kahawae. PLoS ONE, 12: e0178159. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178159

Figueiredo J, Maia M, Sousa Silva M, Figueiredo A (2017) Grapevine subtilase family: update on new sequences and nomenclature proposal. Front Plant Sci, 8: 716. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00716

Figueiredo A, Martins J, Sebastiana M, Guerreiro A, Silva A, Matos AR, Monteiro F, Pais MS, Roepstorff P, Coelho AV (2017) Specific adjustments in grapevine leaf proteome discriminating resistant and susceptible grapevine genotypes to Plasmopara viticola. J Proteom, 152: 48–57. doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2016.10.012

Sebastiana M, Martins J, Figueiredo A, Monteiro F, Sardans J, Penuelas J, Silva A, Roepstorff P, Pais MS, Coelho AV (2017) Oak protein profile alterations upon root colonization by na ectomycorrhizal fungus. Mycorrhiza, 27: 109-128. doi: 10.1007/s00572-016-0734-z


Figueiredo J, Costa GJ, Maia M, Paulo OS, Malhó R, Sousa Silva M, Figueiredo A (2016) Revisiting Vitis vinífera subtilase gene family: A Possible role in grapevine resistance against Plasmopara viticola. Front Plant Sci, 7: 1783. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.01783

Maia M, Monteiro F, Sebastiana M, Marques AP, Ferreira AEN, Freire AP, Cordeiro C, Figueiredo A, Sousa Silva M (2016) Metabolite extraction for high-throughput FTICR-MS-based metabolomics of grapevine leaves. EuPA Open Proteom, 12: 4–9. doi: 10.1016/j.euprot.2016.03.002

Guerreiro A, Figueiredo J, Sousa Silva M, Figueiredo A (2016) Linking jasmonic acid to grapevine resistance against the biotrophic oomycete Plasmopara viticola. Front Plant Sci, 7:565. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00565


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