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MOUNTAIN
RESEARCH
CENTER

O Norte Somos Nós

CIMO is the winner of the "O Norte Somos Nós" Awards in
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MOUNTAIN
RESEARCH
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MOUNTAIN
RESEARCH
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Polytechnic Institute
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FROM NATURE TO PRODUCTS, TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY.

María Fraga Corral


Group: Sustainable Processes and Products
E-mail: mfraga@uvigo.es
ORCID: 0000-0002-5663-9239
Scopus Author ID: 56346469200

Career

  • Since 2019: post-doctoral researcher at Universidade de Vigo (Spain) and CIMO (Portugal).
  • 2016 - 2018: post-doctoral researcher at Teagasc (Ireland) and at Universidade de Vigo (Ourense, Spain).

Qualifications

  • 2015 - PhD in Biology, University of Vigo
  • 2011 - Master degree in Basic and Applied Research in Veterinary Sciences, University of Vigo
  • 2009 - First degree in Biology, University of Vigo

Interests

  • Detection methods (analytical and biomolecular assays), natural compounds, natural products, functional food, circular economy
  • Food safety, public health

Total results: 25
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Jimenez-Lopez C.,Pereira A.G.,Lourenço-Lopes C.,Garcia-Oliveira P.,Cassani L.,Fraga-Corral M.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Main bioactive phenolic compounds in marine algae and their mechanisms of action supporting potential health benefits
Food Chemistry, 341, , 2021

2
Vilariño N.,Louzao M.C.,Fraga M.,Botana L.M.
From science to policy: Dynamic adaptation of legal regulations on aquatic biotoxins
Climate Change and Marine and Freshwater Toxins, 607-654, 2020

3
Garcia-Oliveira P.,Fraga-Corral M.,Pereira A.G.,Lourenço-Lopes C.,Jimenez-Lopez C.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Scientific basis for the industrialization of traditionally used plants of the Rosaceae family
Food Chemistry, 330, , 2020

4
Gullón P.,Gullón B.,Astray G.,Carpena M.,Fraga-Corral M.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Valorization of by-products from olive oil industry and added-value applications for innovative functional foods
Food Research International, 137, , 2020

5
Silva A.,Silva S.A.,Lourenço-Lopes C.,Jimenez-Lopez C.,Carpena M.,Gullón P.,Fraga-Corral M.,Domingues V.F.,Fátima Barroso M.,Simal-Gandara J.,Prieto M.A.
Antibacterial use of macroalgae compounds against foodborne pathogens
Antibiotics, 9, 1-41, 2020

6
Lourenço-Lopes C.,Fraga-Corral M.,Jimenez-Lopez C.,Pereira A.G.,Garcia-Oliveira P.,Carpena M.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Metabolites from macroalgae and its applications in the cosmetic industry: A circular economy approach
Resources, 9, , 2020

7
Lourenço-Lopes C.,Garcia-Oliveira P.,Carpena M.,Fraga-Corral M.,Jimenez-Lopez C.,Pereira A.G.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Scientific approaches on extraction, purification and stability for the commercialization of fucoxanthin recovered from brown algae
Foods, 9, , 2020

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Jimenez-Lopez C.,Fraga-Corral M.,Carpena M.,García-Oliveira P.,Echave J.,Pereira A.G.,Lourenço-Lopes C.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Agriculture waste valorisation as a source of antioxidant phenolic compounds within a circular and sustainable bioeconomy
Food and Function, 11, 4853-4877, 2020

10
Fraga-Corral M.,García-Oliveira P.,Pereira A.G.,Lourenço-Lopes C.,Jimenez-Lopez C.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Technological application of tannin-based extracts
Molecules, 25, , 2020

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Fraga-Corral M.,Carpena M.,Garcia-Oliveira P.,Pereira A.G.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Analytical Metabolomics and Applications in Health, Environmental and Food Science
Critical Reviews in Analytical Chemistry, , 2020

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Pereira A.G.,Jimenez-Lopez C.,Fraga M.,Lourenço-Lopes C.,Garcíaoliveira P.,Lorenzo J.M.,Perez-Lamela C.,Prieto M.A.,Simal-Gandara J.
Extraction, properties, and applications of bioactive compounds obtained from microalgae
Current Pharmaceutical Design, 26, 1929-1950, 2020

13
Abal P.,Louzao M.,Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Ferreiro S.,Vieytes M.,Botana L.
Absorption and Effect of Azaspiracid-1 over the Human Intestinal Barrier
Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry, 43, 136-146, 2017

14
Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Louzao M.C.,Molina L.,López Y.,Poli M.,Botana L.M.
First Identification of Palytoxin-Like Molecules in the Atlantic Coral Species Palythoa canariensis
Analytical Chemistry, 89, 7438-7446, 2017

15
Rodriguez I.,Fraga M.,Alfonso A.,Guillebault D.,Medlin L.,Baudart J.,Jacob P.,Helmi K.,Meyer T.,Breitenbach U.,Holden N.M.,Boots B.,Spurio R.,Cimarelli L.,Mancini L.,Marcheggiani S.,Albay M.,Akcaalan R.,Köker L.,Botana L.M.
Monitoring of freshwater toxins in European environmental waters by using novel multi-detection methods
Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 36, 645-654, 2017

16
Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Louzao M.C.,Fernández D.A.,Poli M.,Botana L.M.
Detection of palytoxin-like compounds by a flow cytometry-based immunoassay supported by functional and analytical methods
Analytica Chimica Acta, 903, 1-12, 2016

17
Louzao M.,Fernández D.,Abal P.,Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Vieytes M.,Botana L.
Diarrhetic effect of okadaic acid could be related with its neuronal action: Changes in neuropeptide Y
Toxicology Letters, 237, 151-160, 2015

18
Carmen Louzao M.,Fraga M.,Vilariño N.
Pharmacology of palytoxins and ostreocins
Phycotoxins: Chemistry and Biochemistry: Second Edition, 113-135, 2015

19
Fernández D.,Louzao M.,Vilariño N.,Fraga M.,Espiña B.,Vieytes M.,Botana L.
Evaluation of the intestinal permeability and cytotoxic effects of cylindrospermopsin
Toxicon, 91, 23-34, 2014

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Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Louzao M.C.,Rodríguez L.P.,Alfonso A.,Campbell K.,Elliott C.T.,Taylor P.,Ramos V.,Vasconcelos V.,Botana L.M.
Multi-detection method for five common microalgal toxins based on the use of microspheres coupled to a flow-cytometry system
Analytica Chimica Acta, 850, 57-64, 2014

21
Fernández D.,Louzao M.,Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Vieytes M.,Botana L.
Experimental basis for the high oral toxicity of dinophysistoxin 1: A comparative study of DSP
Toxins, 6, 211-228, 2013

22
Vilariño N.,Louzao M.,Fraga M.,Rodríguez L.,Botana L.
Innovative detection methods for aquatic algal toxins and their presence in the food chain Rapid Detection in Food and Feed
Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 405, 7719-7732, 2013

23
Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Louzao M.C.,Rodríguez P.,Campbell K.,Elliott C.T.,Botana L.M.
Multidetection of paralytic, diarrheic, and amnesic shellfish toxins by an inhibition immunoassay using a microsphere-flow cytometry system
Analytical Chemistry, 85, 7794-7802, 2013

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Fernández D.,Louzao M.,Vilariño N.,Espiña B.,Fraga M.,Vieytes M.,Román A.,Poli M.,Botana L.
The kinetic, mechanistic and cytomorphological effects of palytoxin in human intestinal cells (Caco-2) explain its lower-than-parenteral oral toxicity
FEBS Journal, 280, 3906-3919, 2013

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Fraga M.,Vilariño N.,Louzao M.C.,Campbell K.,Elliott C.T.,Kawatsu K.,Vieytes M.R.,Botana L.M.
Detection of paralytic shellfish toxins by a solid-phase inhibition immunoassay using a microsphere-flow cytometry system
Analytical Chemistry, 84, 4350-4356, 2012