Laboratory of Food Research

About LPA


The laboratory focuses on development of products and processes by using alternative and low-cost technologies in the industrial sector. The laboratory also works with processes of extraction, separation, purification, and immobilization. This research aims to use agroindustrial residues such as food ingredients, enzymes, phenolic compounds, sugars, etc., as health promoters, biofuel production, beverages, functional products and/or other biochemical uses in this growing industry. Science and food technology, with an emphasis on Food Engineering.

E-mail: lpa@itp.org.br

Phone number: +55 79 3218 2190 Telephone extension 2627



Coordination

Dr. Álvaro Silva Lima
CNPq researcher Level 1D - CA EQ - Chemical Engineering
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Researchers

Dr. Ranyere Lucena de Souza
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Dra. Cleide Mara Faria Soares
CNPq researcher Level 2
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Students

Acenini Lima Balieiro - PhD Student
Isadora Monteiro Andrade Barreto - PhD Student
Acácia Lima Silva - Doctorate Student
Anderson dos Santos Barbosa - Doctorate Student
Bruno Sales de Oliveira - Doctorate Student
Danyelle Andrade Mota - Doctorate Student
Filipe Smith Buarque - Doctorate Student
Gilderlan Rodrigues Oliveira - Doctorate Student
Juliana Lisboa Santana - Doctorate Student
Kenia Marcatti de Sousa - Doctorate Student
Lays Carvalho de Almeida - Doctorate Student
Lídia Cristina Alves Camêlo - Doctorate Student
Milson dos Santos Barbosa - Doctorate Student
Nilmara Santana de Oliveira Plácido - Doctorate Student
Regina Luana Santos de França - Doctorate Student
Sílvia Regina Soares Martins - Doctorate Student
Tarcisio Melo Silva Aragão - Doctorate Student
Alex Viana Veloso - Master Student
Isabela Nascimento Souza - Master Student
Milena Chagas Lisboa - Master Student
Rafaella Andrade Lima - Master Student
Romario de Jesus Santos - Master Student
Airton Cesar Santos - Scientific research
André Luis da Silveira Carlos - Scientific research
Anne karolyne Barreto Pereira - Scientific research
Any Eduarda Nanes de Oliveira Farias - Scientific research
Brendo Morgado Borges - Scientific research
César de Almeida Rodrigues - Scientific research
Cintia Cristina da Costa Freire - Scientific research
Emília Gabriela Cezar da Silva - Scientific research
Gabriela de Souza Dias Santos - Scientific research
Giselle Franca Oliveira - Scientific research
Milla dos Santos Silva - Scientific research
Tatiane Morais Ramos - Scientific research
Victor dos Santos Barreto - Scientific research


Scientific production

Article -

Travalia, B ; GALVAO, M. ; Álvaro S. Lima ; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria ; NARAIM, N. ; Aquino, L.C.L. . Effect of parameters on butyl butyrate synthesis using novel Aspergillus niger lipase as biocatalyst. ACTA SCIENTIARUM. TECHNOLOGY (ONLINE), v. 40, p. 35999-1.


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Torres, N.H. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Ferreira, L.F.R. ; Oliveira, J.A. ; Cavalcanti, E.B. . Treatment of wastewater from biodiesel generation and its toxicity evaluation by Raphidocelis subcapitata. BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, v. 35, p. 563-574.


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Tiosso, P. C. ; Firmani, R.P. ; SGOBI, L. M. ; VIEIRA, A. M. S. ; VIEIRA., M. F. ; Tardioli, P.W. ; SOARES, C. M. F. ; ZANIN, GISELLA M. . Effects of Triton X-100 and PEG on the Catalytic Properties and Thermal Stability of Lipase from Free and Immobilized on Glyoxyl-Agarose. THE OPEN BIOCHEMISTRY JOURNAL, v. 11, p. 66-76.


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SOUZA, I. N. ; SOARES, CLEIDE MF ; SOUZA, R.L. ; FREIRE, M. G. ; LIMA, A. S. . Aqueous two-phase systems formed by maltodextrin and acetonitrile: Phase diagrams and partitioning studies.. FLUID PHASE EQUILIBRIA, v. 476, p. 179-185.


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SANTOS, RICARDO P. ; SOUZA, LUANA M. ; BALIEIRO, ACENINI L. ; Soares, Cleide M. F. ; Lima, Álvaro S. ; Souza, Ranyere L. . Integrated process of extraction and purification of betanin from Opuntia ficus-indica using aqueous two-phase systems based on THF and sodium salts. SEPARATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, v. 53, p. 734-744.


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SANTOS, R. C. L. ; LIMA, A.S. ; Cavalcanti, E.B. ; MELO, C. M. ; Marques, M.N. . Aplicação de índices para avaliação da qualidade da água da Bacia Costeira do Sapucaia em Sergipe. ENGENHARIA SANITARIA E AMBIENTAL, v. 23, p. 33-46, 2018.


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SANTANA, J. L. ; OLIVEIRA, J. M. ; CARVALHO, N. B. ; Osório, N.M.F.M ; MATTEDI, S. ; Freitas, L.S. ; Cavalcanti, E.B. ; Álvaro S. Lima ; SOARES, C. M. F. . Analysis of the performance of a packed bed reactor to production ethyl esters from crude vegetable oil using lipase immobilized in silica modified with protic ionic liquid. QUIMICA NOVA, v. 41, p. 891-898.


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SALES OLIVEIRA, BRUNO ; MARIA DE SOUZA D'ANZICOURT, CAMILA ; MARA FARIA SOARES, CLEIDE ; LUCENA DE SOUZA, RANYERE ; SILVA LIMA, ÁLVARO . Liquid-liquid extraction of phenolic compounds in systems based on acetonitrile + water + polyvinylpyrrolidone at 298.15 K. SEPARATION AND PURIFICATION TECHNOLOGY, v. 211, p. 117-123.


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QUEIROZ, M. L. B. ; CONCEICAO, K. C. ; MELO, M. N. ; SANCHEZ, O. C. ; ALVAREZ, H. M. ; SOARES, CLEIDE MF ; Fricks, A.T. . IMOBILIZAÇÃO DE PEROXIDASE DE RAIZ FORTE EM BAGAÇO DE CANA-DE-AÇÚCAR. QUÍMICA NOVA, p. 1019-1024.


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PLÁCIDO, NILMARA S.O. ; CARLOS, ANDRÉ L.S. ; GALVÃO, JOSEPH U.S. ; Souza, Ranyere L. ; Soares, Cleide M.F. ; MATTEDI, SILVANA ; Fricks, Alini T. ; Lima, Álvaro S. . Protic ionic liquids as a constituent of biphasic systems based on acetonitrile: Phase diagram and alkaloid partitioning. SEPARATION AND PURIFICATION TECHNOLOGY, v. 200, p. 318-326.


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Miranda, R.C.M. ; VILANOVA NETA, J. L. ; Ferreira, L.F.R. ; GOMES JR, W. A. ; Nascimento, C.S. ; GOMES, E. B. ; Mattedi, S. ; SOARES, C. M. F. ; LIMA, A.S. . Pineapple crown delignification using low-cost ionic liquid based on ethanolamine and organic acids. CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, v. 206, p. 302-308.


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LUCENA, INGRIDY V. ; BRANDÃO, IGOR V. ; MATTEDI, SILVANA ; Souza, Ranyere L. ; Soares, Cleide Mara F. ; Fricks, Alini T. ; Lima, Álvaro S. . Use of protic ionic liquids as adjuvants in PEG-based ATPS for the purification of radish peroxidase. FLUID PHASE EQUILIBRIA, v. 452, p. 1-8.


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Lisboa, M.C. ; RODRIGUES, C.A. ; Barbosa, A.S. ; Mattedi, S. ; Freitas, L.S. ; MENDES, A.A. ; DARIVA, C. ; FRANCESCHI, E. ; LIMA, ÁS. ; Soares, C.M.F. . New perspectives on the modification of silica aerogel particles with ionic liquid used in lipase immobilization with platform in ethyl esters production. PROCESS BIOCHEMISTRY, v. 75, p. 157-165.


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GOMES, MARIA DE ANDRADE ; MAGALHÃES, LUCAS GONÇALVES ; PASCHOAL, ALEXANDRE ROCHA ; MACEDO, ZÉLIA SOARES ; LIMA, ÁLVARO SILVA ; EGUILUZ, KATLIN IVON BARRIOS ; SALAZAR-BANDA, GIANCARLO RICHARD . An Eco-Friendly Method of BaTiO 3 Nanoparticle Synthesis Using Coconut Water. JOURNAL OF NANOMATERIALS, v. 2018, p. 1-7.


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FARIAS, FABIANE OLIVEIRA ; PASSOS, HELENA ; LIMA, ÁLVARO SILVA ; MAFRA, MARCOS R. ; COUTINHO, JOAO A.P. . Is it possible to create ternary-like ABS with deep eutectic solvents?. ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, v. 5, p. 9402-9411.


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DE C.M. MIRANDA, RITA ; NETA, JACI VILANOVA ; ROMANHOLO FERREIRA, LUIZ FERNANDO ; GOMES, WALTER ALVES ; DO NASCIMENTO, CARINA SOARES ; DE B. GOMES, EDELVIO ; MATTEDI, SILVANA ; SOARES, CLEIDE M.F. ; Lima, Álvaro S. . Pineapple crown delignification using low-cost ionic liquid based on ethanolamine and organic acids. CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, v. 206, p. 302-308.


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Cienfuegos, N. E. ; Santos, P.L. ; Garcia, A. ; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria ; LIMA, A.S. ; SOUZA, R.L. . Integrated process for purification of capsaicin using aqueous two-phase systems based on ethanol. FOOD AND BIOPRODUCTS PROCESSING, v. 106, p. 1-10.


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CARVALHO, NAYÁRA ; VIDAL, BRUNA ; BARBOSA, ANDERSON ; PEREIRA, MATHEUS ; MATTEDI, SILVANA ; FREITAS, LISIANE ; LIMA, ÁLVARO ; SOARES, CLEIDE . Lipase Immobilization on Silica Xerogel Treated with Protic Ionic Liquid and its Application in Biodiesel Production from Different Oils. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, v. 19, p. 1829.


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Barbosa, A.Q. ; Silva, R.A.S. ; Pires, M.A.F. ; LIMA, A.S. ; MADI, R. R. ; Marques, M.N. . ELABORATION OF THE WATER SAFETY PLAN IN A WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM IN THE BRAZILIAN NORTHEAST. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH, v. 8, p. 18810-18815.


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Balieiro, A.L. ; Osório, N. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria ; Valero, F. ; Ferreira-Dias, S. . Production of Dietetic Triacylglycerols from Olive Oil Catalyzed by Immobilized Heterologous Rhizopus oryzae Lipase. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING TRANSACTIONS, v. 64, p. 385-390.


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Álvaro S. Lima ; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria ; PALTRAM, R. . Extraction and consecutive purification of anthocyanins from grape pomace using ionic liquid solutions. FLUID PHASE EQUILIBRIA, v. 451, p. 68-78.


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ALMEIDA, L. C. ; Barbosa, A.S. ; Fricks, A.T. ; FREITAS, LISIANE DOS SANTOS ; LIMA, A. S. ; SOARES, C. M. F. . Use of conventional or non-conventional treatments of biochar for lipase immobilization.. Process Biochemistry, v. 61, p. 124-129.


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Santos, E.A.L.; LIMA, A.S.; SOARES, C. M. F.; Aquino, L.C.. Lipase from Aspergillus niger obtained from mangaba residue fermentation: biochemical characterization of free and immobilized enzymes on sol-gel matrix. Acta Scientiarum. Technology (Impresso), v. 39, p. 1-8.


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Souza, K.M.; Maciel, G.; BUARQUE, F. S.; Santos, A. J.; Marques, M.N.; Cavalcanti, E.B.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, A.S. . Novel phase diagrams of aqueous two-phase systems based on tetrahydrofuran + carbohydrates + water: Equilibrium data and partitioning experiments. Fluid Phase Equilibria, v. 433, p. 1-9.


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MARTINS, SÍLVIA RS; DOS SANTOS, AMANDA; FRICKS, ALINE T.; LIMA, ÁLVARO S.; MATTEDI, SILVANA ; SILVA, DANIEL P ; SOARES, CLEIDE MF ; CABRERA-PADILLA, REBECA Y . Protic ionic liquids influence on immobilization of Lipase Burkholderia cepacia on hybrid supports. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology (1986), v. 92, p. 633-641.


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SOUZA, R.L.; Faria, E.L.P.; FIGUEIREDO, RENAN T.; Mattedi, S.; Santos, O.A.A.; LIMA, A.S.; SOARES, C. M. F. . Protic ionic liquid applied to enhance the immobilization of lipase in sol-gel matrices. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, v. 128, p. 833-840.


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Silva, A. L.; Santos, V.C.S.; Monteiro, L.V.; LIMA, Á. S.; Alsina, O.L.S. Cinética de secagem de polpa de mangaba pelo método foam-mat. Higiene Alimentar, v. 31, p. 4005-4009.


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Balieiro, A.L.; Santos, R. A.; Pereira, M.M.; FIGUEIREDO, RENAN T.; Alsina, O.L.S.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F.. ADSORPTION PROCESS OF MOLECULARLY IMPRINTED SILICA FOR EXTRACTION OF LACTOSE FROM MILK. Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering (Online), v. 33, p. 361-372.


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Oliveira, M.V.S.; VIDAL, B. T.; MELO, C. M.; Miranda, R.C.M.; SOARES, C. M. F.; Coutinho, J.A.P.; VENTURA, S. P. M.; Mattedi, S.; LIMA, Á. S.(Eco)toxicity and biodegradability of protic ionic liquids. Chemosphere (Oxford), v. 147, p. 460-466.


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Gomes, A.A.; LIMA, A.S.; Eguiluz, K.I.B.; Banda, G.R.S. Wet chemical synthesis of rare earth-doped barium titanate nanoparticles. Journal of Materials Science, p. 4709-4727.


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BARBOSA, A. S.; Lisboa, J.A.; Silva, M.A.O.; CARVALHO, N. B.; Pereira, M.M.; Fricks, A. T.; Mattedi, S.; LIMA, A.S.; Franchesci, E.; SOARES, C. M. F. THE NOVEL MESOPOROUS SILICA AEROGEL MODIFIED WITH PROTIC IONIC LIQUID FOR LIPASE IMMOBILIZATION. Química Nova (Impresso), v. 39, p. 415-422.


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Pereira, M.M.; Cruz, R.; Almeida, M. R.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, J.A.P.; Freire, M.G. Single-Step Purification of Ovalbumin from Egg White Using Aqueous Biphasic Systems. Process Biochemistry (1991), v. 51, p. 781-791.


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SEGURA, S. G.; LIMA, Á. S.; Cavalcanti, E.B.; BRILLAS, E. Anodic oxidation, electro-Fenton and photoelectro-Fenton degradations of pyridinium- and imidazolium-based ionic liquids in waters using a BDD/air-diffusion cell. Electrochimica Acta, v. 198, p. 268-279.


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Santos, S.B.; Reis, I.A.O.; Silva, C. P. C.; CAMPOS, A. F.; Ventura, Sónia P. M.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, A.S. Selective Partition of Caffeine from Coffee Bean and Guaraná Seed Extracts using Alcohol-Salt Aqueous Two-Phase Systems. Separation Science and Technology (Print), v. 51, p. 2008-2019.


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SANTOS, POLIANE LIMA; SANTOS, LANA NAIADHY SILVA; VENTURA, SÓNIA PATRÍCIA MARQUES; DE SOUZA, RANYERE LUCENA; COUTINHO, JOÃO ARAÚJO PEREIRA; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria; LIMA, ÁLVARO SILVA. Recovery of capsaicin from Capsicum frutescens by applying aqueous two-phase systems based on acetonitrile and cholinium-based ionic liquids. Chemical Engineering Research & Design, v. 112, p. 103-112.


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Souza, K.M.; MERLO, L.; Marques, M.N.; Cavalcanti, E.B.; SOUZA, R.L.; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria; LIMA, A.S. Partitioning of diuron in a novel aqueous two-phase system based on polyols and tetrahydrofuran. Fluid Phase Equilibria, v. 429, p. 325-330.


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CARVALHO, N. B.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F.. USE OF MODIFIED SILICAS FOR LIPASE IMMOBILIZATION. Química Nova (Impresso), v. 38, p. 399-409.


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Santos, J.H.; SOUZA, R.L.; Silva, F.A.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S.; VENTURA, S. P. M.; Coutinho, J.A.P.. Ionic liquid-based aqueous biphasic systems as a versatile tool for the recovery of antioxidant compounds. Biotechnology Progress (Print), v. 31, p. 70-77.


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Queiroz, M.L.B.; Boaventura, R. F.; Melo, M.N.; Alvarez, H.M.; SOARES, C. M. F. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Heredia, M.F. ; DARIVA, C. ; Fricks, A. T. . MICROWAVE ACTIVATION OF IMMOBILIZED LIPASE FOR TRANSESTERIFICATION OF VEGETABLE OILS. Química Nova (Impresso), v. 38, p. 303-308.


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CARDOSO, Gustavo de Brito; SOUZA, ISABELA NASCIMENTO; PEREIRA, MATHEUS M.; COSTA, LUIZ PEREIRA; Freire, Mara G.; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria; LIMA, ÁLVARO SILVA. Poly (vinyl alcohol) as a novel constituent to form aqueous two-phase systems with acetonitrile: Phase diagrams and partitioning experiments. Chemical Engineering Research & Design, v. 94, p. 317-323.


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REIS, IGOR A.O.; CAMPOS, ANDRESSA F.; SANTOS, PATRÍCIA H.S.; SANTOS, SAMUEL B.; SOARES, CLEIDE M.F.; Lima, Álvaro S.. Potassium phosphate salts-based aqueous two-phase systems applied in the extraction of gallic acid from guava. Separation Science and Technology (Print), v. 50, p. 520-528. 


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SOUZA, R.L.; VENTURA, S. P. M. ; Coutinho, J.A.P. ; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. . Lipase purification using ionic liquids as adjuvants in aqueous two-phase systems. Green Chemistry (Print), v. 17, p. 3026-3024.


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VIEIRA, ERIKA SOUZA; DE OLIVEIRA FONTES, TÂMARA KAROLINE; PEREIRA, MATHEUS MENDONÇA; ALEXANDRE, HOFSKY VIEIRA; DA SILVA, DANIEL PEREIRA; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria; LIMA, ÁLVARO SILVA. New strategy to apply perfluorodecalin as an oxygen carrier in lipase production: minimisation and reuse. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering (Print), v. 38, p. 721-728.


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CABRERA-PADILLA, REBECA Y.; LISBOA, MILENA C.; PEREIRA, MATHEUS M.; FIGUEIREDO, RENAN T.; FRANCESCHI, ELTON; FRICKS, ALINI T.; Lima, Álvaro S.; SILVA, DANIEL P.; SOARES, CLEIDE M. F. Immobilization of Candida rugosa lipase onto an eco-friendly support in the presence of ionic liquid. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering (Print), v. 38, p. 805-814.


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DE SANTANA, RONEVAL FELIX ; DE OLIVEIRA NETO, ELISEU RIBEIRO ; SANTOS, ALYSSON VIEIRA ; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria ; LIMA, ÁLVARO SILVA ; CARDOSO, JULIANA CORDEIRO . Water sorption isotherm and glass transition temperature of freeze-dried Syzygium cumini fruit (jambolan). Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, v. 120, p. 519-524.


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PEREIRA, MATHEUS MENDONÇA; Pedro, S.; Quental, M.J. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.A.P. ; Freire, M.G. . Enhanced extraction of bovine serum albumin with aqueous biphasic systems of phosphonium- and ammonium-based ionic liquids. Journal of Biotechnology, v. 206, p. 17-25.


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Silva, M.T.S.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S.; Sanana, C.C. Integral production and concentration of surfactin from Bacillus sp. ITP-001 by semi-batch foam fractionation. Biochemical Engineering Journal, p. 91-97.


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SOUZA, R.L.; Lima, R.A.; Coutinho, J.A.P.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S.. Novel aqueous two-phase systems based on tetrahydrofuran and potassium phosphate buffer for purification of lipase. Process Biochemistry (1991), v. 50, p. 1459-1467.


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SOUZA, R.L.; Lima, R.A.; Coutinho, J.A.P.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. Aqueous two-phase systems based on cholinium salts and tetrahydrofuran and their use for lipase purification. Separation and Purification Technology (Print), v. 155, p. 118-126.


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Oliveira, G.R.; SANTOS, A.V.; LIMA, A.S.; SOARES, C.M.F.; Leite, M.S. Neural modeling in adsorption column of cholesterol-removal efficiency from milk. Lebensmittel-Wissenschaft + Technologie / Food Science + Technology, v. 64, p. 632-638.


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Santos, R.M.; Santos, A. O. O.; Sussuchi, E.M.; Nascimento, J.S.; LIMA, A.S.; Freitas, L.S. Pyrolysis of mangaba seed: Production and Characterization of Bio-oil. Bioresource Technology, v. 196, p. 43-48.


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CABRERA-PADILLA, REBECA Y.; MELO, ELVIO B.; PEREIRA, MATHEUS M.; FIGUEIREDO, RENAN T.; FRICKS, ALINI T.; FRANCESCHI, ELTON; Lima, Álvaro S.; SILVA, DANIEL P.; SOARES, CLEIDE M. F. Use of ionic liquids as additives for the immobilization of lipase from. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology (1986), v. 90, p. 1308-1316.


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Oliveira, M.V.S.; Da Rós, P.C.M.; Mattedi, S.; CASTRO, H. F.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. . Transesterification of babassu oil catalyzed by Burkholderia cepacia encapsulated in sol-gel matrix employing protic ionic liquid as an additive. Acta Scientiarum. Technology (Impresso), v. 36, p. 445.


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Santos, R.C.A.; Araújo, K.B.; Zubiolo, C.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S.; Aquino, L.C.L. Microbial lipase obtained from the fermentation of pumpkin seeds: immobilization potential of hydrophobic matrices. Acta Scientiarum. Technology (Impresso), v. 36, p. 193-201.


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CARVALHO, N. B.; Silva, M.A.O.; Fricks, A.T.; Franchesci, E.; DARIVA, C.; ZANIN, G.M.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F. Evaluation of activity of Bacillus lipase (free and immobilized) treated with compressed propane. Journal of Molecular Catalysis. B, Enzymatic (Print), v. 99, p. 130-135.


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CARDOSO, Gustavo de Brito; SOUZA, I. N.; Freire, M.G.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. Novel Aqueous Two-Phase Systems Composed of Acetonitrile and Polyols: Phase Diagrams and Extractive Performance. Separation and Purification Technology (Print), p. 54-60.


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Freitas, Samuel V. D.; Ségovia, J. J.; Martin, M. C.; Zambrano, J.; Oliveira, Mariana B.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, J.A.P. Measurement and prediction of high-pressure viscosities of biodiesel fuels. Fuel (Guildford), v. 122, p. 223-228.


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SOUZA, R.L.; Faria, E.L.P.; FIGUEIREDO, Renan Tavares; Santos, O.A.A.; Fricks, A. T.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F. Use of polyethylene glycol in the process of sol-gel encapsulation of Burkholderia cepacia lipase. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, v. 117, p. 301-306.


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Santos, R.C.A.; Zubiolo, C.; CARVALHO, N. B.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F.; Aquino, L.C.L. Encapsulation in a sol-gel matrix of lipase from Aspergillus niger obtained by bioconversion of a novel agricultural residue. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering (Print), p. 1781-1788.


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BARBOSA, A. S.; Silva, M.A.O.; CARVALHO, N. B.; Mattedi, S.; Duro, M.A.I.; Fricks, A. T.; LIMA, Á. S.; Franceschini, E.; SOARES, C. M. F. IMMOBILIZATION OF LIPASE BY ENCAPSULATION IN SILICA AEROGEL. Química Nova(Impresso), v. 37, p. 969-976.


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Almeida, M. R.; Passos, H.; Pereira, M.M.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, J.A.P.; Freire, M.G. Ionic liquids as additives to enhance the extraction of antioxidants in aqueous two-phase systems. Separation and Purification Technology (Print), v. 128, p. 1-10.


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SOUZA, R.L.; VENTURA, S. P. M.; SOARES, C. M. F.; Coutinho, J.A.P.; LIMA, Á. S.Effect of ionic liquids as adjuvants on PEG-based ABS formation and the extraction of two probe dyes. Fluid Phase Equilibria, v. 375, p. 30-36.


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CARDOSO, Gustavo de Brito; SOUZA, I. N.; Pereira, M.M.; Freire, M.G.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. Aqueous Two-Phase Systems formed by Biocompatible and Biodegradable Polysaccharides and Acetonitrile. Separation and Purification Technology (Print), v. 136, p. 74-80.


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REIS, IGOR A. O.; SANTOS, SAMUEL B.; PEREIRA, FRANCES D. S.; SOBRAL, CARLA R. S.; Freire, Mara G.; FREITAS, LISIANE S.; SOARES, CLEIDE M. F.; Lima, Álvaro S. Extraction and Recovery of Rutin from Acerola Waste using Alcohol-Salt-Based Aqueous Two-Phase Systems. Separation Science and Technology (Print), v. 49, p. 656-663.


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Melo, M.S.; Pereira, S.J.C.; SANTANA, R. F.; LIMA, Á. S.; ABUQUERQUE JUNIOR, R. L. C.; PADILHA, F. F.; Nunes, P.S.; Costa, L.P.; Araújo, A.A.; CARDOSO, J. C. Thermal characterization of mangaba-based films. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, v. 111, p. 2097-2102.


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CARVALHO, N. B.; BARBOSA, J. M. P.; Oliveira, M.V.S.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F. Biochemical properties of Bacillus sp. ITP-001 lipase immobilized with a sol gel process. Química Nova(Impresso), v. 36, p. 52-58.


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Freitas, S.; Paredes, M.; Daridon, J.L.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, João A. P. Measurement and Prediction of the Speed of Sound of Biodiesel Fuels. Fuel (Guildford), v. 103, p. 1018-1022.


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CARDOSO, Gustavo de Brito; Mourão, T.; Pereira, F.M.; Fricks, A. T.; Freire, M.G.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. Aqueous two-phase systems based on acetonitrile and carbohydrates and their application to the extraction of vanilin. Separation and Purification Technology (Print), v. 104, p. 106-113.


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Cabrera-Padilla, R.Y.; FIGUEIREDO, Renan Tavares; Fricks, A.T.; Franchesci, E.; LIMA, Á. S.; Santos, O.A.A.; Silva, D.P.; SOARES, C. M. F. Immobilization and characterisation of a lipase from a new source, Bacillus sp. ITP-001. Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering (Print), v. 1, p. 2-15, 2013.


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SOUZA, R.L.; Faria, E.L.P.; FIGUEIREDO, Renan Tavares; Freitas, L.S.; Duro, M.A.I.; Mattedi, S.; ZANIN, G.M.; Santos, O.A.A.; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F. Protic ionic liquid as additive on lipase immobilization using silica sol-gell. Enzyme and Microbial Technology, v. 52, p. 141-150.


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Marques, C.F.C.; Mourão, T.; Neves, C.M.S.S.; LIMA, Á. S.; Boal-Palheiros, I.; Coutinho, João A. P.; Freire, M.G. Aqueous biphasic systems composed of ionic liquids and sodium carbonate as enhanced routes for the extraction of tetracycline. Biotechnology Progress (Print), v. 29, p. 645-654.


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Freitas, S.; Cunha, D.; Reis, R.; LIMA, Á. S.; Daridon, J.L.; Coutinho, João A. P.; Paredes, M. Application of Wada’s Group Contribution Method to the Prediction of the Speed of Sound of Biodiesel. Energy & Fuels (Online), v. 27, p. 1365-1370.


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MELO, C. M.; Siqueira, D.S.; Santos, M.S.; Calasans, T.A.S.; Marques, M.N.; LIMA, Á. S.; Cavalcanti, E.B. Desinfecção de água utilizando processos eletrointensivos. Neotropical Helminthology, v. 7, p. 29-39.


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Freitas, S.; Santos, A.; Moita, M.L.C.J.; Romero, L.A.F.; Dias, T.P.V.B.; MEIRELLES, A. J. A.; Daridon, J.L.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, João A. P. Measurement and prediction of speeds of sound of fatty acid ethyl esters and ethylic biodiesels. Fuel (Guildford), v. 108, p. 840-845.


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Freitas, S.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, João A. P. Measurement and Prediction of Densities of Vegetable Oils at Pressures up to 45 MPa. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, v. 58, p. 3046-3053.


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SOUZA, LORENNA L. A.; ALMEIDA, GLÁUCIA R. O.; SILVA, LAYS S. R.; BERGAMASKI, FRANCIELE O. F.; Lima, Álvaro S.; EGUILUZ, KATLIN I. B.; SALAZAR-BANDA, GIANCARLO R. Outstanding electro-catalytic activity of Pt x - (RuO y -CeO2)1−x /C composites towards ethanol oxidation in acid media. Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, v. 43, p. 953-965.


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Oliveira, D.S.; Santos, V.B.; Melo, A.G.S.; Carvalho, C.D.; LIMA, Á. S.; Allegretti, S.M.; MELO, C. M.; MADI, R. R.; Sierpe Jeraldo, V.L. Schistosomiasis mansonu in urban Northeast Brazil: influence of rainfall regime onthe population dynamics of Biomphalaria sp. Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical (Impresso), v. 46, p. 654-657.


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BARBOSA, J. M. P.; Fricks, A.T.; MELO, C. M.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. Biochemical characterisation of lipase from a new strain Bacillus sp. ITP-001. Química Nova (Impresso), v. 35, p. 1173-1178.


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Ventura, Sónia P. M.; Sousa, Sílvia G.; Serafim, Luísa S.; Lima, Álvaro S.; Freire, Mara G.; Coutinho, João A. P. Ionic-Liquid-Based Aqueous Biphasic Systems with Controlled pH: The Ionic Liquid Anion Effect. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, v. 57, p. 507-512.


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VENTURA, S. P. M.; Lemos, R.; BARBOSA, J. M. P.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, João A. P. Production and Purification of an Extracellular Lipolytic Enzyme using Ionic Liquids-based Aqueous Two-Phase Systems. Green Chemistry (Print), v. 14, p. 734-740.


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SOUZA, R.L.; Rezende, W.C.S.; Barão, C.E.; Fricks, A.T.; FIGUEIREDO, Renan Tavares; CASTRO, H. F.; ZANIN, G.M.; LIMA, Á. S.; SOARES, C. M. F. Influence of the use of Aliquat 336 in the immobilization procedure in sol-gel of lipase from Bacillus sp. ITP - 001. Journal of Molecular Catalysis. B, Enzymatic (Print), v. 84, p. 152-159.


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VENTURA, S. P. M.; Lemos, R.; Sitra, T.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S.; Coutinho, João A. P. Simple Screening Method to Identify Toxic/Non-Toxic Ionic Liquids: Agar Diffusion Test Adaptation. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, v. 83, p. 55-62.


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Reis, I.A.O.; Santos, S.B.; Pereira, J.F.B.; Martins, M.G.F.; VENTURA, S. P. M.; Coutinho, João A. P.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S. Increased significance of food wastes: Selective recovery of added-value compounds. Food Chemistry, v. 135, p. 2453-2461.


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Queiroz, M.L.B.; Alvarez, H.M.; Boaventura, R.F.; CARVALHO, N. B.; SOARES, C. M. F.; LIMA, Á. S.; Heredia, M.F.; DARIVA, C.; Fricks, A.T. Effect of the presence of surfactant and ionic liquids on the esterification of oleic acid catalyzed by immobilized lipase. African Journal of Biotechnology, v. 11, p. 16718-16724.


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Cabrera-Padilla, R.Y.; Lisboa, M.C.; Fricks, A. T.; Franceschini, E.; LIMA, Á. S.; Silva, D.P.; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria; SOARES, Cleide Mara Faria. Immobilization of Candida rugosa lipase on poly (3-hydroxybutyrate-co-hydroxyvalerate): a new eco-friendly support. Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology, v. 39, p. 289-298.


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Cordeiro, C.A.; ROCHA, D.; SANTANA, R. F.; Mendonça, L. S.; SOARES, C. M. F.; CARDOSO, J. C.; LIMA, Á. S. Avaliação da qualidade de méis produzidos no estado de Sergipe. Scientia Plena, v. 8, p. 1-6.


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Silva, A.P.C.; LIMA, Á. S.; Santos, F.A.R. Botanical biodiversity in honey samples frm the semiarid region of Sergipe state, Brazil. Magistra, v. 24, p. 158-171.


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Freitas, Samuel V. D.; Oliveira, Mariana B.; Lima, Álvaro S.; Coutinho, João A. P. Measurement and Prediction of Biodiesel Volatility. Energy & Fuels (Print), v. 26, p. 3048-3053.


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Freitas, S.; Pratas, M.J.; Ceriani, R. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P. . Evaluation of predictive models for the viscosity of biodiesel. Energy & Fuels (Print), v. 25, p. 352-358.


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Martins, L.M. ; MOREIRA, R. F. P. M. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Moita Neto, J.M. ; SILVA, C. E. . Aplicação de Fenton, foto-Fenton e UV/H2O2 no tratamento de efluente têxtil sintético contendo o corante Preto Biozol UC. Engenharia Sanitária e Ambiental, v. 16, p. 1-10.


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Carvalho, C.D. ; CARDOSO, J. C. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Sierpe Jeraldo, V.L. ; MELO, C. M. ; Moreira, F.R.O. . Infecção Parasitária e Perfil Sanitário de Plantel Caprino em Área Urbana de Sergipe. Scientia Plena, v. 7, p. 1-7.


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Pratas, M.J. ; Freitas, S. ; Oliveira. M.; Monteiro, S. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P. . Densities and Viscosities of Minority Fatty Acid Methyl and Ethyl Esters Present in Biodiesel. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, v. 56, p. 2175-2180.


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Pratas, M.J. ; Freitas, S. ; Oliveira. M. ; Monteiro, S. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P. . Biodiesel Density: Experimental Measurements and Prediction Models. Energy & Fuels(Print), v. 25, p. 2333-2340.


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VENTURA, S. P. M. ; Sousa, S. ; Martins, M.G.F. ; Leal, L.A.S.S. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P. . Design of ionic liquids for lipase purification. Journal of Chromatography. B (Print), v. 879, p. 2679-2687.


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Freitas, Samuel V. D. ; Oliveira, Mariana B. ; Queimada, António J. ; Pratas, Maria Jorge ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P. . Measurement and Prediction of Biodiesel Surface Tensions. Energy & Fuels (Print), v. 25, p. 4811-4817.


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Ventura, Sónia P. M. ; Sousa, Sílvia G. ; Serafim, Luísa S. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Freire, Mara G. ; Coutinho, João A. P. . Ionic Liquid Based Aqueous Biphasic Systems with Controlled pH: The Ionic Liquid Cation Effect. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, v. 56, p. 4253-4260.


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BARBOSA, J. M. P. ; SOUZA, R.L. ; Fricks, A.T. ; ZANIN, G.M. ; SOARES, C. M. F. ; LIMA, Á. S. . Purification of lipase produced by a new source of Bacillus in submerged fermentation using an aqueous two-phase system. Journal of Chromatography. B (Print), v. 879, p. 3853-3858.


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Feitosa, I.C. ; BARBOSA, J. M. P. ; ORELLANA, S. C. ; Prados, M.M. ; SOARES, C. M. F. ; LIMA, Á. S. . Produção de lipase através de microrganismos isolados de solos com histórico de contato com petróleo. Acta Scientiarum. Technology (Impresso), v. 32, p. 27-31.


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DOSEA, R. R. ; MARCELLINI, Paulo Sérgio ; SANTOS, Ana Angélica ; RAMOS, André Luis Dantas ; LIMA, Á. S. . Qualidade microbiológica na obtenção de farinha e fécula de mandioca em unidades tradicionais e modelo. Ciência Rural (UFSM. Impresso), v. 40, p. 441-446.


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SOUZA, R.L. ; BARBOSA, J. M. P. ; ZANIN, G.M. ; Lobão, M.W.N ; SOARES, C. M. F. ; LIMA, Á. S. . Partitioning of porcine pancreatic lipase in a two-phase systems of polyethylene glycol/potassium phosphate aqueous. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, v. 16, p. 288-300.


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Pereira, J.F.B. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P. ; Martins, M.G.F. . Ionic Liquids as Adjuvants for the Tailored Extraction of Biomolecules in Aqueous Biphasic Systems. Green Chemistry, v. 12, p. 1661-1669.


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Pratas, M.J. ; Freitas, S. ; Monteiro, S. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Coutinho, J.M.C.A.P. . Densities and Viscosities of Fatty Acid Methyl and Ethyl Esters. Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data, v. 55, p. 3983-3990.


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LIMA, Á. S.; SILVA, K. R. ; XAVIER FILHO, Lauro ; RODRIGUES, Sheyla Alves. Antimicrobial Activity of Broth Fermented with Kefir Grains. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, v. 152, p. 316-325, 2009.


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LIMA, Á. S.; ALEGRE, Ranulfo Monte. Evaluation of emulsifier stability of biosurfactant produced by Saccharomyces lipolutica CCT-0913. Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology, v. 52, p. 285-290.


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Lorna Falcão Fêlix; ORELLANA, S. C. ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Machado, P.M.A. ; Guilherme, L . Solar water disinfection in northeast Brazil: Kinetics of the process and the study for the development of a pilot plant. Journal of engineering science & technology, v. 4, p. 292-307.


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SANTOS JÚNIOR, Rodrigo José dos ; BATISTA, Rejane Andrade ; RODRIGUES, Sheyla Alves ; XAVIER FILHO, Lauro ; LIMA, Á. S. . Antimicrobial Activity of Broth Fermented with Kombucha Colonies. Journal of Microbial & Biochemical Technology, v. 1, p. 72-78.


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LIMA, Á. S.; CARVALHO, N. B. ; SOUZA, R.L. ; CASTRO, H. F. ; ZANIN, G.M. ; SOARES, C. M. F. . Sequential production of amylolytic and lipolytic enzymes by bacterium strain isolated from petroleum contaminated soil. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology, v. 150, p. 25-32.


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SANTANA, R. F. ; Santos DM ; LIMA, Á. S. ; Martinez ACC . Qualidade microbiológica de queijos coalhos comercializados em Aracaju/SE. Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, v. 60, p. 1517-1522.


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LIMA, Á. S.; TRANCOSO, F.O. ; MOURA, K.M. ; ALMEIDA, L. B. ; SILVA, T.N.S. ; SOUZA, Werlissandra Moreira de ; MARCELLINI, Paulo Sérgio . Caracterização centesimal de maxixe e sua aplicação na produção de picles. Alimentos e Nutrição (UNESP), v. 17, p. 203-208.


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LIMA, Á. S.; RAMOS, André Luís Dantas; MARCELLINI, Paulo Sérgio; FARAONI, A. S. ; BATISTA, Rejane Andrade . Adição de agentes antiescurecimento, antimicrobiano e utilização de diferentes filmes plásticos, em mamão minimamente processado. Revista Brasileira de Fruticultura, Jaboticabal, v. 27, n.01, p. 149-152, 2005.