Publications

Clinical and Microbiological Profile of Bacterial Microbial Keratitis in a Portuguese Tertiary Referral Center-Where Are We in 2015?
Eye Contact Lens 2018 Jan;44(1):15-20
Department of Ophthalmology (C.S.F., L.F., N.M.-G., R.M., L.T., F.F.-R.), Centro Hospitalar de São João, Porto, Portugal; Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics (L.F.), Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Porto, Portugal; and Department of Sense Organs (L.T., F.F.-R.), Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.

Prevalence and temporal trend (2005-2015) of anaemia among children in Northeast Brazil.
Public Health Nutr 2017 Nov 29:1-9. Epub 2017 Nov 29.
3Faculty of Nutrition,Federal University of Alagoas,Campus A.C. Simões,BR 104 Norte,Km 96.7,Tabuleiro do Martins,CEP 57072-970,Maceió,AL,Brazil.

Mechanical Thrombectomy in Acute Ischemic Stroke: Initial Single-Center Experience and Comparison with Randomized Controlled Trials.
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2017 Mar 27;26(3):589-594. Epub 2016 Dec 27.
Neurology Department, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal; Stroke Unit, Centro Hospitalar Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal. Electronic address:

Teaching NeuroImages: Restricted diffusion "snake eyes appearance" in acute spinal cord ischemia.
Neurology 2016 May;86(19):e204-5
From the Neurology Department (J.N.A., C.M., C.F., J.P.) and Neuroradiology Department (J.S.-F.), Hospital de Braga; and Internal Medicine Department (M.T.), Hospital de Pedro Hispano, Unidade Local de Saúde de Matosinhos, Portugal.

MAPK and SHH pathways modulate type 3 deiodinase expression in papillary thyroid carcinoma.
Endocr Relat Cancer 2016 Mar;23(3):135-46
Thyroid SectionEndocrine Division, Serviço de Endocrinologia, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos, 2350, CEP 90035-003 Porto Alegre, RS, BrazilExperimental Research CenterHospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, BrazilDepartment of Cell and Developmental BiologyInstitute of Biomedical Sciences, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Five-Year Outcome in Stroke Patients Submitted to Thrombolysis.
Stroke 2015 Aug 30;46(8):2312-4. Epub 2015 Jun 30.
From the Neurology Department (C.M., J.P., J.N.A., A.F.S., J.R.F., C.F.) and Psychiatry Department (M.C.F.), Hospital de Braga, Braga, Portugal; Health Unit Department, USF Duovida, Guimarães, Portugal (M.J.A.); Internal Medicine Department, Centro Hospitalar Médio Ave, Unidade de Famalicão, Famalicão, Portugal (L.O.); and Internal Medicine Department, Hospital Santa Maria Maior, Barcelos, Portugal (J.M.).

Biomonitoring of heavy metals (Cd, Hg, and Pb) and metalloid (As) with the Portuguese common buzzard (Buteo buteo).
Environ Monit Assess 2014 Nov 30;186(11):7011-21. Epub 2014 Jul 30.
Animal and Veterinary Research Centre (CECAV), University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro, 5000-801, Vila Real, Portugal.

Acute gastroenteritis and enteric viruses in hospitalised children in southern Brazil: aetiology, seasonality and clinical outcomes.
Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 2014 Jul;109(4):428-35
Laboratório de Virologia, Hospital de Clínicas, Departamento de Pediatria, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, PR, Brasil.

Role of RET genetic variants in MEN2-associated pheochromocytoma.
Eur J Endocrinol 2014 Jun 10;170(6):821-8. Epub 2014 Mar 10.
Endocrine DivisionThyroid Section, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilDepartment of Internal MedicineSchool of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Identification and characterisation of xylanolytic yeasts isolated from decaying wood and sugarcane bagasse in Brazil.
Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2014 Jun 19;105(6):1107-19. Epub 2014 Apr 19.
Departamento de Alimentos, Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, 31270-901, Brazil.

Role of VEGF-A and its receptors in sporadic and MEN2-associated pheochromocytoma.
Int J Mol Sci 2014 Mar 26;15(4):5323-36. Epub 2014 Mar 26.
Thyroid Section, Endocrine Division, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035-003 Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.


Outcomes from ovarian hyperstimulation following the sole administration of gonadotrophin-releasing hormone agonist in the context of in vitro fertilization: report of two cases and review of the literature.
Gynecol Endocrinol 2012 Jul 23;28(7):545-8. Epub 2012 Mar 23.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Unit of Reproductive Medicine, Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho Hospital Center, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.

Additive effect of RET polymorphisms on sporadic medullary thyroid carcinoma susceptibility and tumor aggressiveness.
Eur J Endocrinol 2012 May 17;166(5):847-54. Epub 2012 Feb 17.
Thyroid Section, Endocrine Division, Serviço de Endocrinologia, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Rua Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035 -003 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil.

The glucose/xylose facilitator Gxf1 from Candida intermedia expressed in a xylose-fermenting industrial strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae increases xylose uptake in SSCF of wheat straw.
Enzyme Microb Technol 2011 May 9;48(6-7):518-25. Epub 2011 Mar 9.
Centro de Recursos Microbiológicos (CREM), Departamento de Ciências da Vida, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal.




[Considering human peculiarities in attention to health care through dialogue and assistance].
Rev Gaucha Enferm 2010 Mar;31(1):55-61
Centro Universitário Franciscano (UNIFRA), Grupo de Estudos e Pesquisa em Empreendedorismo Social da Enfermagem e Saúde (GEPESES), Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil.



Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Brazil: Case series and review of the Brazilian literature.
Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 2016 8;17(3-4):282-8. Epub 2016 Feb 8.
a Postgraduate Program of Neuroscience, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) , Belo Horizonte , MG .

Meloxicam-loaded nanocapsules as an alternative to improve memory decline in an Alzheimer's disease model in mice: involvement of Na(+), K(+)-ATPase.
Metab Brain Dis 2016 08 27;31(4):793-802. Epub 2016 Feb 27.
Grupo de pesquisa em Neurobiotecnologia - GPN, Centro de Ciências Químicas, Farmacêuticas e de Alimentos, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Campus Capão do Leão, Pelotas, CEP 96010-900, RS, Brazil.

Exploring xylose metabolism in Spathaspora species: XYL1.2 from Spathaspora passalidarum as the key for efficient anaerobic xylose fermentation in metabolic engineered Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Biotechnol Biofuels 2016 5;9:167. Epub 2016 Aug 5.
Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, I.P., Unidade de Bioenergia, Estrada do Paço do Lumiar 22, 1649-038 Lisbon, Portugal ; Section for Sustainable Biotechnology, Aalborg University Copenhagen, A. C. Meyers Vænge 15, 2450 Copenhagen SV, Denmark.

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