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Butyrate, a dietary fiber derivative that improves irinotecan effect in colon cancer cells.

J Nutr Biochem 2018 Jun 3;56:183-192. Epub 2018 Mar 3.

Biophysics Institute, IBILI-Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal; CIMAGO, FMUC-Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal; CNC.IBILI, University of Coimbra, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Lactoferrin denaturation induced by anionic surfactants: The role of the ferric ion in the protein stabilization.

Int J Biol Macromol 2018 May 12;117:1039-1049. Epub 2018 May 12.

Colloidal and Macromolecular Green Chemistry Group, Department of Chemistry, Federal University of Viçosa, Av. P. H. Rolfs s/n, 36570900 Viçosa, MG, Brazil. Electronic address:

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May 2018

External quality assessment for CD4 + T-lymphocyte count test: Performance of the Brazilian public health laboratories network.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2018 May;97(1S Suppl 1):S32-S37

Department of Surveillance, Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted Infections, HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis (DIAHV), Secretariat of Health Surveillance, Ministry of Health, Brasília, Distrito Federal.

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May 2018

Thermodynamic and kinetic analyses of curcumin and bovine serum albumin binding.

Food Chem 2018 Mar 19;242:505-512. Epub 2017 Sep 19.

Grupo de Termodinâmica Molecular Aplicada, Departamento de Tecnologia de Alimentos, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av, PH Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Psychometric properties of the EUROHIS-QOL 8-item index (WHOQOL-8) in a Brazilian sample.

Rev Bras Psiquiatr 2018 Mar 26. Epub 2018 Mar 26.

Programa de Pós-Graduação em Psiquiatria e Ciências do Comportamento, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre (HCPA), Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil.

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March 2018

A simple and inexpensive thermal optic nanosensor formed by triblock copolymer and polydiacetylene mixture.

Food Chem 2018 Feb 1;241:358-363. Epub 2017 Sep 1.

Grupo de Química Verde Coloidal e Macromolecular, Departamento de Química, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av, PH Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil. Electronic address:

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February 2018

Solid waste prevention and management at green festivals: A case study of the Andanças Festival, Portugal.

Waste Manag 2018 Jan 6;71:10-18. Epub 2017 Nov 6.

MARE - Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Departamento de Ciências e Engenharia do Ambiente, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal. Electronic address:

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January 2018

Search for DQ2.5 and DQ8 alleles using a lower cost technique in patients with type 1 diabetes and celiac disease in a population of southern Brazil.

Arch Endocrinol Metab 2017 Dec 13;61(6):550-555. Epub 2017 Jul 13.

Programa de Pós-Graduação em Saúde da Criança e do Adolescente, UFRGS, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil. Hospital da Criança Santo Antônio, Porto Alegre, RS, Brasil.

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December 2017

Interaction of cinnamic acid and methyl cinnamate with bovine serum albumin: A thermodynamic approach.

Food Chem 2017 Dec 26;237:525-531. Epub 2017 May 26.

Grupo de Termodinâmica Molecular Aplicada, Departamento de Tecnologia de Alimentos, Av, PH Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Addition of a histone deacetylase inhibitor increases recombinant protein expression in Medicago truncatula cell cultures.

Sci Rep 2017 Dec 1;7(1):16756. Epub 2017 Dec 1.

Plant Cell Biology Laboratory, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA), Av República, 2780-157, Oeiras, Portugal.

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December 2017

Evaluation of seven rapid tests for syphilis available in Brazil using defibrinated plasma panels.

Sex Transm Infect 2017 12;93(S4):S46-S50

Department of Surveillance, Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted Infections, HIV/AIDS and Viral Hepatitis, Secretariat of Health Surveillance, Ministry of Health, Setor Administrativo Federal Sul, Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil.

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December 2017

Kinetics and thermodynamics of bovine serum albumin interactions with Congo red dye.

Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 2017 Nov 24;159:737-742. Epub 2017 Aug 24.

Grupo de Química Verde Coloidal e Macromolecular (QUIVECOM), Departamento de Química, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av., pH Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil. Electronic address:

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November 2017

Old and new challenges in Parkinson's disease therapeutics.

Prog Neurobiol 2017 Sep 27;156:69-89. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Medicine, University of Minho, Campus de Gualtar, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal; ICVS/3B's - PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga/Guimarães, Portugal. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Soap production: A green prospective.

Waste Manag 2017 Aug 25;66:190-195. Epub 2017 Apr 25.

Universidade Atlântica - Centro de Estudos, Sociedade, Organizações e Bem-Estar (CESOB), Antiga Fábrica da Pólvora de Barcarena 2730-036 Barcarena, Oeiras, Portugal.

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August 2017

Family experience with osteogenesis imperfecta type 1: the most distressing situations.

Disabil Rehabil 2017 Jun 6:1-7. Epub 2017 Jun 6.

a Faculdade de Psicologia , Universidade de Lisboa , Lisbao , Portugal.

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June 2017

New insights into the genetic composition and phylogenetic relationship of wolves and dogs in the Iberian Peninsula.

Ecol Evol 2017 Jun 11;7(12):4404-4418. Epub 2017 May 11.

Biotechnology and Genetic Resources UnitNational Institute of Agrarian and Veterinary Research, I.P. (INIAV)OeirasPortugal.

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June 2017

The Calcium/Phosphorus Homeostasis in Chronic Kidney Disease: From Clinical Epidemiology to Pathophysiology.

Acta Med Port 2017 Jun 30;30(6):485-492. Epub 2017 Jun 30.

Laboratório de Fisiologia. Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar. Universidade do Porto. Porto. Portugal.

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June 2017

A case study of packaging waste collection systems in Portugal - Part II: Environmental and economic analysis.

Waste Manag 2017 Mar 4;61:108-116. Epub 2016 Dec 4.

Departamento de Ciências e Engenharia do Ambiente, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal; MARE - Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal.

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March 2017

The Portuguese plastic carrier bag tax: The effects on consumers' behavior.

Waste Manag 2017 Mar 26;61:3-12. Epub 2017 Jan 26.

Departamento de Ciências e Engenharia do Ambiente, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal; MARE - Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal. Electronic address:

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March 2017

A case study of packaging waste collection systems in Portugal - Part I: Performance and operation analysis.

Waste Manag 2017 Mar 1;61:96-107. Epub 2017 Feb 1.

Departamento de Ciências e Engenharia do Ambiente, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal; MARE - Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal. Electronic address:

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March 2017

Ascorbic acid and colon cancer: an oxidative stimulus to cell death depending on cell profile.

Eur J Cell Biol 2016 Jun-Jul;95(6-7):208-18. Epub 2016 Apr 6.

Biophysics Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Azinhaga de Santa Comba, Celas, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal; CIMAGO, FMUC-Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Portugal; CNC.IBILI, University of Coimbra, Portugal. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Binding thermodynamics of synthetic dye Allura Red with bovine serum albumin.

Food Chem 2017 Feb 24;217:52-58. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Department of Food Technology, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av, PH Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Polydiacetylene/triblock copolymer nanosensor for the detection of native and free bovine serum albumin.

Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl 2017 Jan 7;70(Pt 1):535-543. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Department of Food Technology, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av, PH Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil. Electronic address:

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January 2017

Legitimacy and Implications of Reducing to Subspecies in Plant Pathology.

Front Plant Sci 2016 9;7:2051. Epub 2017 Jan 9.

Centro de Investigação das Ferrugens do Cafeeiro, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de LisboaOeiras, Portugal; Linking Landscape, Environment, Agriculture and Food, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de LisboaLisboa, Portugal.

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January 2017

Combined dual effect of modulation of human neutrophils' oxidative burst and inhibition of colon cancer cells proliferation by hydroxycinnamic acid derivatives.

Bioorg Med Chem 2016 08 30;24(16):3556-64. Epub 2016 May 30.

Pharmaceutical Chemistry Group, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Coimbra, Azinhaga de Santa Comba, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal; CNC.IBILI, University of Coimbra, Portugal. Electronic address:

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August 2016

Quercetin in Cancer Treatment, Alone or in Combination with Conventional Therapeutics?

Curr Med Chem 2015 ;22(26):3025-39

Biophysics Unit - Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Polo III - Polo das Ciencias da Saude, Azinhaga de Santa Comba, Celas, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal.

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June 2016

L744,832 and Everolimus Induce Cytotoxic and Cytostatic Effects in Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Cells.

Pathol Oncol Res 2016 Apr 6;22(2):301-9. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

University Clinic of Hematology and Applied Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine University of Coimbra - FMUC, Azinhaga de Santa Comba, Celas, 3000-548, Coimbra, Portugal.

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April 2016

Polydiacetylene/triblock copolymer nanoblend applied as a sensor for micellar casein: A thermodynamic approach.

Food Chem 2016 Apr 14;197(Pt A):841-7. Epub 2015 Nov 14.

Department of Food Technology, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av, PH Rolfs, s/n, Campus Universitário, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil.

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April 2016

Effect of 1-Butyl-3-methylimidazolium Halide on the Relative Stability between Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate Micelles and Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate-Poly(ethylene oxide) Nanoaggregates.

J Phys Chem B 2015 Dec 14;119(51):15758-68. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

Grupo de Química Verde Coloidal e Macromolecular, Departamento de Química, Centro de Ciências Exatas e Tecnológicas, Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV) , Av. P. H. Rolfs s/n, Viçosa, MG 36570900, Brasil.

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December 2015

Children's expectations about training the approximate number system.

Br J Dev Psychol 2015 Nov 24;33(4):411-8. Epub 2015 Sep 24.

Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

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November 2015

Purification and crystallographic studies of a putative carbohydrate-binding module from the Ruminococcus flavefaciens FD-1 endoglucanase Cel5A.

Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun 2015 Aug 28;71(Pt 8):958-61. Epub 2015 Jul 28.

CIISA, Faculdade de Medicina Veterinari, Universidade de Lisboa, Avenida da Universidade Técnica, 1300-477 Lisbon, Portugal.

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August 2015

Effects of nisin on Staphylococcus aureus count and physicochemical properties of Minas Frescal cheese.

J Dairy Sci 2015 Jul 14;98(7):4364-9. Epub 2015 May 14.

Department of Food Technology, Federal University of Viçosa, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil.

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July 2015

Mesenchymal stem cells secretome as a modulator of the neurogenic niche: basic insights and therapeutic opportunities.

Front Cell Neurosci 2015 13;9:249. Epub 2015 Jul 13.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho Braga, Portugal ; ICVS/3B's, PT Government Associate Laboratory Braga/Guimarães, Portugal.

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July 2015

Co-Deposition of Gold Nanoparticles and Metalloporphyrin Using the Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) Technique for Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS).

Appl Spectrosc 2015 Apr 1;69(4):451-6. Epub 2015 Mar 1.

DFQB, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, UNESP Univ Estadual Paulista, Presidente Prudente, SP, Brazil, 19060-900.

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April 2015

Thymic HIV-2 infection uncovers posttranscriptional control of viral replication in human thymocytes.

J Virol 2015 Feb 3;89(4):2201-8. Epub 2014 Dec 3.

Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

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February 2015

Human regulatory T-cell development is dictated by Interleukin-2 and -15 expressed in a non-overlapping pattern in the thymus.

J Autoimmun 2015 Jan 4;56:98-110. Epub 2014 Dec 4.

Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal.

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January 2015

Delta-like 1-mediated Notch signaling enhances the in vitro conversion of human memory CD4 T cells into FOXP3-expressing regulatory T cells.

J Immunol 2014 Dec 3;193(12):5854-62. Epub 2014 Nov 3.

Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa, 1649-028 Lisbon, Portugal; and

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December 2014

Colonoscopy and carcinoembryonic antigen variations.

Arq Gastroenterol 2014 Jan-Mar;51(1):69-72

Departamento de Gastroenterologia, Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal.

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November 2014

Genome size analyses of Pucciniales reveal the largest fungal genomes.

Front Plant Sci 2014 26;5:422. Epub 2014 Aug 26.

Centro de Investigação das Ferrugens do Cafeeiro, BioTrop, Instituto de Investigação Científica Tropical Oeiras, Portugal ; Plant Cell Biology Laboratory, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier, Universidade Nova de Lisboa Oeiras, Portugal ; CEER-Biosystems Engeneering, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Lisboa Lisbon, Portugal.

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September 2014

The Secretome of Bone Marrow and Wharton Jelly Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induces Differentiation and Neurite Outgrowth in SH-SY5Y Cells.

Stem Cells Int 2014 15;2014:438352. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus de Gualtar, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal ; ICVS/3B's, PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga/Guimarães, Portugal.

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August 2014

Gut disruption in HIV-2 infection despite reduced viremia.

AIDS 2014 Jan;28(2):290-2

aInstituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa bClínica Universitária de Medicina II cServiço de Anatomia Patológica dServiço de Gastroenterologia eServiço de Doenças Infecciosas, Hospital de Santa Maria, Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte, Lisboa, Portugal.

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January 2014

Habitat- and host-related variation in sponge bacterial symbiont communities in Indonesian waters.

FEMS Microbiol Ecol 2013 Sep 30;85(3):465-82. Epub 2013 May 30.

Departamento de Biologia, CESAM - Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar, Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal.

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September 2013

Richness and composition of sediment bacterial assemblages in an Atlantic port environment.

Sci Total Environ 2013 May 19;452-453:172-80. Epub 2013 Mar 19.

Departamento de Biologia & CESAM, Universidade de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, Aveiro, Portugal.

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May 2013

Cytotoxicity of ascorbic acid in a human colorectal adenocarcinoma cell line (WiDr): in vitro and in vivo studies.

Nutr Cancer 2012 13;64(7):1049-57. Epub 2012 Sep 13.

Biophysics Unit, Institute of Biomedical Research on Light and Image (IBILI), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal. ana

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March 2013

Reverse myocardial effects of intermedin in pressure-overloaded hearts: role of endothelial nitric oxide synthase activity.

J Physiol 2013 Feb 19;591(3):677-87. Epub 2012 Nov 19.

Department of Physiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular R&D Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal.

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February 2013

Flow cytometry CD45-negative B-NHL: a case report of a diffuse large B-cell lymphoma without extranodal involvement.

Cytometry B Clin Cytom 2012 Nov 7;82(6):369-71. Epub 2012 Sep 7.

Flow Cytometry Laboratory, Department of Hematology, IPO-Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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November 2012

Denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and barcoded pyrosequencing reveal unprecedented archaeal diversity in mangrove sediment and rhizosphere samples.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2012 Aug 1;78(16):5520-8. Epub 2012 Jun 1.

Department of Biology, CESAM, Universidade de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, Aveiro, Portugal.

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August 2012

Composition of plastics from waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) by direct sampling.

Waste Manag 2012 Jun 16;32(6):1213-7. Epub 2012 Mar 16.

Departamento de Ciências e Engenharia do Ambiente, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Campus de Caparica, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal.

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June 2012

Intermedin elicits a negative inotropic effect in rat papillary muscles mediated by endothelial-derived nitric oxide.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2012 Mar 6;302(5):H1131-7. Epub 2012 Jan 6.

Department of Physiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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March 2012

Interactions between Schwann and olfactory ensheathing cells with a starch/polycaprolactone scaffold aimed at spinal cord injury repair.

J Biomed Mater Res A 2012 Feb 29;100(2):470-6. Epub 2011 Nov 29.

3B's Research Group, Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, University of Minho, Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, AvePark, 4806-909 Caldas das Taipas, Guimarães, Portugal; ICVS/3B's, PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga/Guimarães, Portugal; Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus de Gualtar, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal.

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February 2012

Prevalence of etravirine-associated mutations in clinical samples with genotypic resistance to nevirapine and efavirenz in Brazilian clinics.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2011 Aug;57 Suppl 3:S193-6

Laboratório de Virologia Molecular, Department of Genetics, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janiero, Brazil.

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August 2011

Accumulation of P(T/S)AP late domain duplications in HIV type 1 subtypes B, C, and F derived from individuals failing ARV therapy and ARV drug-naive patients.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2011 Jun 23;27(6):687-92. Epub 2011 Jan 23.

Molecular Virology Laboratory, Department of Genetics, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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June 2011

Solid waste management in European countries: a review of systems analysis techniques.

J Environ Manage 2011 Apr 30;92(4):1033-50. Epub 2010 Dec 30.

Departamento de Ciências e Engenharia do Ambiente, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal.

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April 2011

Treatment with polyclonal immunoglobulin during T-cell reconstitution promotes naive T-cell proliferation.

J Immunother 2010 Jul-Aug;33(6):618-25

Instituto Gulbenkian Ciência, Immune Reconstitution-External Group, Rua da Quinta Grande, Oeiras, Portugal.

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December 2010

Thermodynamic study of colorimetric transitions in polydiacetylene vesicles induced by the solvent effect.

J Phys Chem B 2010 Oct;114(42):13365-71

Departamento de Tecnologia de Alimentos, Centro de Ciências Exatas e Tecnológicas, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av. P.H. Rolfs, s/n, Viçosa, MG, 36570-000 Brazil.

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October 2010

Effect of active packaging incorporated with triclosan on bacteria adhesion.

J Food Sci 2010 Oct;75(8):E557-64

Food Technology Dept., Federal Univ. of Viçosa, Av. PH Rolfs s/n, Campus Universitário, 36571-000, Viçosa, MG, Brazil.

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October 2010

Model-Based Analysis of FGF23 Regulation in Chronic Kidney Disease.

Gene Regul Syst Bio 2010 Jun 9;4:53-60. Epub 2010 Jun 9.

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA.

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June 2010

CCM3/PDCD10 stabilizes GCKIII proteins to promote Golgi assembly and cell orientation.

J Cell Sci 2010 Apr 23;123(Pt 8):1274-84. Epub 2010 Mar 23.

Laboratory of Cell Signalling and Cancer Research, Department of Physiology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña, Spain.

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April 2010

Inferring disease mechanisms from epidemiological data in chronic kidney disease: calcium and phosphorus metabolism.

Nephron Clin Pract 2009 24;112(3):c137-47. Epub 2009 Apr 24.

Department of Nephrology, Fernando da Fonseca Hospital, Lisbon, Portugal.

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September 2009

[Caring: a fundamental concept in nursing. A review of literature].

Servir 2008 Sep-Dec;56(5-6):184-8

Universidade Católica Portuguesa.

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September 2009

Recent patents on active packaging for food application.

Recent Pat Food Nutr Agric 2009 Jun;1(2):171-8

Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Food Technology Department, Campus Universitário, Viçosa 36571-000, MG, Brazil.

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June 2009

Effects of adrenomedullin on systolic and diastolic myocardial function.

Peptides 2009 Apr 24;30(4):796-802. Epub 2008 Dec 24.

Department of Physiology, University of Porto, Portugal.

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April 2009

Gas chromatographic analysis of dimethyltryptamine and beta-carboline alkaloids in ayahuasca, an Amazonian psychoactive plant beverage.

Phytochem Anal 2009 Mar-Apr;20(2):149-53

Department of Clinical and Toxicological Analysis, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of São Paulo, Av. Prof. Lineu Prestes 580 B13B, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.

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April 2009

Mycoplasma pneumoniae-associated mucositis with minimal skin manifestations.

Am J Clin Dermatol 2008 ;9(6):399-403

Unit of Internal Medicine 1 - Hospital Curry Cabral, Lisbon, Portugal.

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February 2009

Europium luminescent polymeric microspheres fabricated by spray drying process.

J Fluoresc 2008 May-Jul;18(3-4):695-700. Epub 2008 Feb 22.

Department of Chemistry, FFCLRP, University of São Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil.

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October 2008

7-Epiclusianone, a tetraprenylated benzophenone, relaxes airway smooth muscle through activation of the nitric oxide-cGMP pathway.

J Pharmacol Exp Ther 2008 Oct 30;327(1):206-14. Epub 2008 Jun 30.

Laboratory of Inflammation, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Av. Brasil, 4365, Manguinhos, CEP 21045-900, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.

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October 2008

High levels of stable phytase accumulate in the culture medium of transgenic Medicago truncatula cell suspension cultures.

Biotechnol J 2008 Jul;3(7):916-23

Plant Cell Biology Laboratory, Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica e Biologica, UNL, Oeiras, Portugal.

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July 2008

New ionophores for vitamin B1 and vitamin B6 potentiometric sensors for multivitaminic control.

J Pharm Biomed Anal 2008 Mar 8;46(4):683-91. Epub 2007 Dec 8.

Requimte, Dep. de Química Física, Faculdade de Farmácia, (UP) Rua Aníbal Cunha 164, 4099-030 Porto, Portugal.

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March 2008

Paternity analysis in Excel.

Comput Methods Programs Biomed 2007 Dec 24;88(3):234-8. Epub 2007 Oct 24.

Centro de Botânica Aplicada à Agricultura, Secção de Genética, Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA), TU Lisbon, Portugal.

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December 2007

Urotensin II acutely increases myocardial length and distensibility: potential implications for diastolic function and ventricular remodeling.

Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 2007 Oct 14;376(1-2):107-15. Epub 2007 Aug 14.

Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, 4200-319 Porto, Portugal.

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October 2007

Genetic variability in Daphnia magna and ecotoxicological evaluation.

Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 2007 Jul 29;67(3):406-10. Epub 2006 Nov 29.

INETI-Department Biotech/Molecular Biology Group, Estrada Paço Lumiar, 22, 1649-038 Lisboa, Portugal.

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July 2007

Multiple linear regression with some correlated errors: classical and robust methods.

Stat Med 2007 Jul;26(15):2901-18

Departamento de Matemática e CEMAT, Instituto Superior Técnico, Technical University of Lisbon (TULisbon), Av. Rovisco Pais, 049-001 Lisboa, Portugal.

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July 2007

Mitochondrial DNA sequence variation in Portuguese native dog breeds: diversity and phylogenetic affinities.

J Hered 2006 Jul-Aug;97(4):318-30. Epub 2006 Jul 3.

Centro de Biologia Ambiental, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Rua Ernesto Vasconcelos, Edifício C2-3 Piso, 1749-016 Campo Grande, Portugal.

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November 2006

Paucisalibacillus globulus gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-positive bacterium isolated from potting soil.

Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006 Aug;56(Pt 8):1841-5

Departamento de Zoologia and Centro de Neurociências de Biologia Celular, Universidade de Coimbra, 3004-517 Coimbra, Portugal.

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August 2006

Nanocrystalline RE2O3:Tm3+ (RE: Gd3+, Y3+) blue phosphors synthesized via the combustion method.

J Fluoresc 2006 May 12;16(3):411-21. Epub 2006 May 12.

Laboratório de Terras Raras, Departamento de Química, Faculdade de Filosofia Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.

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May 2006

Er, Yb doped yttrium based nanosized phosphors: particle size, "host lattice" and doping ion concentration effects on upconversion efficiency.

J Fluoresc 2006 May 16;16(3):461-8. Epub 2006 May 16.

Departamento de Química, FFCLRP, Universidade de São Paulo, Av. Bandeirantes 3900, 14040-901, Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil.

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May 2006