Name: Mario Antonio Alves da Cunha

Country: Brazil


Federal University of Technology, Paraná (UTFPR) - Brazil · Chemistry.

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Federal University of Technology, Paraná (UTFPR) - Brazil · Chemistry.

Research Interests:

  • Nutrition
  • Biotechnology
  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Enzymes
  • Applied Microbiology
  • Antioxidants
  • Microbial Biotechnology
  • Oxidative Stress
  • Fermentation.



  • Structure and Biological Functions of D-Glucans and Their Applications.
  • Sulfonation of (1→6)-β-D-Glucan (Lasiodiplodan) and Its Antioxidant and Antimicrobial Potential.
  • Exopolysaccharide production by filamentous fungi: effect of agitation and concentration of sucrose and peptone.
  • Production of exocellular 1-3-beta-D glucan by lasiodiplodia theobromae MMPI by fermentation on soybean molasses as an alternative substrate.
  • Gourmet blueberry and honey vinegar: production and characterization.
  • Antioxidant and antimicrobial potential of sulfonated lasiodiplodan - An exocellular fungal 1-3-beta-D glucan produced by lasiodiplodia theobromae.
  • (1®6)-β-D-glucana Produzida por Lasiodiplodia theobromae: Uma Revisao Utilizando a Metodologia Metotodi Ordinatio.
  • Obtencao e caracterizacao de lasiodiplodana fosforilada com trimetafosfato de sodio.
  • New heterobimetallic ruthenium (II) complexes [Ru(N-S)(bipy)(dppf)]PF6: Synthesis, molecular structure, electrochemistry, DFT, antioxidant and antibacterial potential.
  • A Industria de Confeccao do Vestuario de Pato Branco: Aspectos de Gestao, Design, Caracterizacao de Materias-Primas e Geracao de Resíduos Texteis.
  • Biotechnological Production of Xylitol from Biomass.
  • Levan promotes antiproliferative and pro-apoptotic effects in MCF-7 breast cancer cells mediated by oxidative stress.
  • Exocellular (1→6)-β-D-Glucan (Lasiodiplodan): Carboxymethylation, Thermal Behavior, Antioxidant and Antimicrobial Activity.