Publications

Diversity and carbon storage across the tropical forest biome.
Sci Rep 2017 Jan 17;7:39102. Epub 2017 Jan 17.
Plant Systematic and Ecology Laboratory, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon.

Variation in stem mortality rates determines patterns of above-ground biomass in Amazonian forests: implications for dynamic global vegetation models.
Glob Chang Biol 2016 Dec 19;22(12):3996-4013. Epub 2016 May 19.
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS6 2QT, UK.

Evolutionary heritage influences Amazon tree ecology.
Proc Biol Sci 2016 Dec;283(1844)
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.

Phylogenetic analysis of canine distemper virus in South America clade 1 reveals unique molecular signatures of the local epidemic.
Infect Genet Evol 2016 Jul 6;41:135-141. Epub 2016 Apr 6.
Laboratório de Diagnóstico Molecular, Programa de Pós-Graduação em Biologia Celular e Molecular Aplicada à Saúde, Universidade Luterana do Brasil, Av. Farroupilha, 8001, 92425-900 Canoas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Hospital Veterinário, Curso de Medicina Veterinária, Universidade Luterana do Brasil, Av. Farroupilha, 8001, 92425-900 Canoas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Simbios Biotecnologia, Rua Caí, 541, 94940-030 Cachoeirinha, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Estimating the global conservation status of more than 15,000 Amazonian tree species.
Sci Adv 2015 Nov 20;1(10):e1500936. Epub 2015 Nov 20.
Jardín Botánico de Missouri, Oxapampa, Pasco, Peru.

Supercritical carbon dioxide combined with 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium acetate and ethanol for the pretreatment and enzymatic hydrolysis of sugarcane bagasse.
Bioresour Technol 2015 Sep 19;192:389-96. Epub 2015 May 19.
Research Center in Applied Chemistry (CEPESQ), Department of Chemistry, Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), P.O. Box 19032, Curitiba, PR 81531-980, Brazil; INCT in Energy and Environment (INCT E&A), UFPR, Curitiba, PR 81531-980, Brazil.

Hyperdominance in Amazonian forest carbon cycling.
Nat Commun 2015 Apr 28;6:6857. Epub 2015 Apr 28.
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK.

Markedly divergent estimates of Amazon forest carbon density from ground plots and satellites.
Glob Ecol Biogeogr 2014 Aug 22;23(8):935-946. Epub 2014 Apr 22.
School of Geography, University of Leeds Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK.


Assessment of the enzymatic hydrolysis profile of cellulosic substrates based on reducing sugar release.
Bioresour Technol 2014 Jan 7;151:392-6. Epub 2013 Oct 7.
Research Center in Applied Chemistry (CEPESQ), Department of Chemistry, Federal University of Paraná, P.O. Box 19081, Curitiba, Paraná 81531-970, Brazil; VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, P.O. Box 1000, 02044 VTT Espoo, Finland.

Kinetics of enzyme-catalyzed hydrolysis of steam-exploded sugarcane bagasse.
Bioresour Technol 2013 Nov 20;147:416-23. Epub 2013 Aug 20.
Research Center in Applied Chemistry (CEPESQ), Department of Chemistry, Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Curitiba PR 81531-990, Brazil; Department of Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Curitiba, PR 82530-990, Brazil.

Hyperdominance in the Amazonian tree flora.
Science 2013 Oct;342(6156):1243092
Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, Netherlands.



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