Publications & Presentations

During my studies, I have been fortunate enough to present my work at many conferences. Below is a list of publications, conferences I have attended, and the presentations I have given.

Publications

Cavalcanti, Y. W., Morse, D. J., da Silva, W. J., Del-Bel-Cury, A. A., Wei, X., Wilson, M., Milward, P., Lewis, M., Bradshaw, D., & Williams, D. W. (2015). Virulence and pathogenicity of Candida albicans is enhanced in biofilms containing oral bacteria. Biofouling:Journal of The Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research, 31(1), 27–38. doi:10.1080/08927014.2014.996143 PubMed

Conferences

2016
Oral Microbiology and Immunology Group (OMIG) meeting, Gregynog, Wales
Oral presentation: Development of an in vitro tissue model for biofilm infection

Biofilms7, Porto, Portugal
Poster: Development of an in vitro oral mucosal tissue model for biofilm infection
Poster Prize Winner

GlaxoSmithKline Student Symposium, Weybridge, Surrey, UK
Oral: Denture associated oral microbiome analysis by community profiling via next generation sequencing

2015
MITReG annual meeting – Canada Lake and Lodge, Cardiff
Poster: Bacteria increase expression of Candida virulence factors in biofilms
Poster Prize Runner Up

International Association of Dental Research (IADR) Boston, MA, USA
Oral Presentation: Bacteria increase expression of Candida virulence factors in biofilms

British Society of Oral and Dental Research (BSODR), Cardiff, UK
Oral Presentation: Development of an in vitro tissue model for biofilm infection

Cardiff Institute of Tissue Engineering and Repair (CITER), Bristol, UK
Oral Presentation: Development of an in vitro tissue model for biofilm infection
Highly Commended Award

GlaxoSmithKline Student Symposium, Weybridge, Surrey, UK
Oral Presentation: Development of an in vitro tissue model for biofilm infection

2014
Oral Microbiology and Immunology Group (OMIG) meeting, Gregynog, Wales
Poster: Development of an in vitro biofilm model on denture acrylic
Poster Prize Winner

GlaxoSmithKline Student Symposium, Weybridge, Surrey, UK
Poster: Development of an in vitro biofilm model on denture acrylic

Cardiff University Postgraduate Research Day
Poster: Bacteria increase expression of Candida virulence factors in biofilms