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Patrick Materatski

Investigador (eq. Investigador Auxiliar) (MED - Institute of Mediterranean Agricultural and Environmental Sciences)

Fixed-term employment contract

Doctoral Degree: Biology (University of Évora - 2015)
Master Degree: Ecology/Ecotoxicologia (University of Coimbra - 2010)
Bachelor's Degree: Biology (Positivo University - 2005)
Department of Biology (Collaborating Member)
MED - Institute of Mediterranean Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (Integrated Member with doctorate)
Plant virology; Fungal ecology; Molecular biology; Plant parasitic nematodes; Soil nematodes; Pine wood diseases; Benthic nematodes; Estuarine ecosystems; Ecotoxicology; Seagrass bed; Ecology
- Olive and Grapevine fungal endophytic communities
- Plant pathogenic fungi
- Plant protection/resistance to pathogens, Virus-induced gene silencing (VIGS), RNAi
- Multi and Univariate statistical analysis of communities
- Morphological and Molecular identification of the plant parasitic nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus
- Spatial and temporal patterns of nematode assemblages
- Morphological identification of marine and benthic nematodes
- Benthic condition and the natural recovery and resilience of assemblages
- Stable Isotope analysis

-Plant protection group (ICAAM)

Institute of Mediterranean Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (ICAAM)

CA21134 / Comissão Europeia
acrónimo: T0P-AGRI-Network
em curso até 18/09/2026
PD21-00081 / Fundação “la Caixa”
acrónimo: ALVIGEN
em curso até 01/07/2025
C644866286-00000011 / PRR - Plano de Recuperação e Resiliência
acrónimo: Vine and Wine Portugal
em curso até 31/12/2025
POCI-01-0246-FEDER-181308 / Portugal 2020
acrónimo: PRO.VITA
finished in 30/06/2023
ALT20-03-0145-FEDER-028263 / Portugal 2020 ,FCT ,Portugal 2020 ,Portugal 2020 ,FCT
finished in 14/10/2021
ALT20-03-0145-FEDER-028266 / Portugal 2020 ,FCT ,Portugal 2020 ,FCT ,FCT
finished in 14/10/2021
Campos, M.D., Zellama, M.S., Varanda, C., Materatski, P., Peixe, A., Chaouachi, M., Félix, M. R. (2919) Establishment of a Sensitive qPCR Methodology for Detection of the Olive-Infecting Viruses in Portuguese and Tunisian Orchards. Frontiers in Plant Science, 10, art 694, 1-7, DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00694
Branco, J., et al., Natural recovery of Zostera noltii seagrass beds and benthic nematode assemblage responses to physical disturbance caused by traditional harvesting activities..., J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. (2017),
Materatski P., A.M. Vafeiadou, T. Moens, H. Adão 2016. Benthic nematode assemblage composition and diversity during a natural recovery process of Zostera noltii seagrass beds, Estuaries & Coasts, 1559-2731
Materatski, P., et al., A comparative analysis of benthic nematode assemblages from Zostera noltii beds before and after a major vegetation collapse, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science (2015),
Anna-Maria Vafeiadou, Patrick Materatski, Helena Adão, Marleen De Troch, Tom Moens, 2014.The role of seagrass-associated resources in an estuarine benthic food web. World Conference on Marine Biodiversity, 12?16 October 2014, Qingdao, China, Book of abstracts pp. 46-47.
Materatski P., A.M. Vafeiadou, T. Moens, H. Adão, 2014. Benthic nematode assemblage response during the early phase of a natural recovery process of seagrass beds Zostera noltii. ECSA 54, 12-16 May, Sesimbra, Portugal

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