Publications by authors named "Carlos A Fontes Ribeiro"

20Publications

Protective effect of neuropeptide Y2 receptor activation against methamphetamine-induced brain endothelial cell alterations.

Toxicol Lett 2020 Nov 18;334:53-59. Epub 2020 Sep 18.

Institute of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Portugal; Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Portugal; Center for Innovative Biomedicine and Biotechnology (CIBB), University of Coimbra, Portugal; Clinical Academic Center of Coimbra (CACC), Coimbra, Portugal. Electronic address:

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
November 2020

Caveolin-1 Modulation Increases Efficacy of a Galacto-Conjugated Phthalocyanine in Bladder Cancer Cells Resistant to Photodynamic Therapy.

Mol Pharm 2020 06 12;17(6):2145-2154. Epub 2020 May 12.

Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
June 2020

Effect of chronic methylphenidate treatment on hippocampal neurovascular unit and memory performance in late adolescent rats.

Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 2019 12 13;29(2):195-210. Epub 2018 Dec 13.

Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, University of Coimbra, Azinhaga de Santa Comba, Celas, 3000-548, Coimbra, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine, Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR), University of Coimbra, Portugal; CNC.IBILI Consortium, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal. Electronic address:

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
December 2019

Adenosine A Receptor Blockade Modulates Glucocorticoid-Induced Morphological Alterations in Axons, But Not in Dendrites, of Hippocampal Neurons.

Front Pharmacol 2018 19;9:219. Epub 2018 Mar 19.

Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
March 2018

Impact of developmental exposure to methylphenidate on rat brain's immune privilege and behavior: Control versus ADHD model.

Brain Behav Immun 2018 02 20;68:169-182. Epub 2017 Oct 20.

Institute of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal; Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences (IBILI), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal; CNC.IBILI Consortium, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal. Electronic address:

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
February 2018

The effects of physical exercise on nonmotor symptoms and on neuroimmune RAGE network in experimental parkinsonism.

J Appl Physiol (1985) 2017 Jul 6;123(1):161-171. Epub 2017 Apr 6.

Laboratory of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal;

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
July 2017

Methamphetamine Induces Anhedonic-Like Behavior and Impairs Frontal Cortical Energetics in Mice.

CNS Neurosci Ther 2017 Feb 19;23(2):119-126. Epub 2016 Oct 19.

Laboratory of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics/Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences (IBILI), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
February 2017

Monophosphoryl Lipid-A: A Promising Tool for Alzheimer's Disease Toll.

J Alzheimers Dis 2016 04;52(4):1189-202

Laboratório de Farmacologia e Terapêutica Experimental/IBILI, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
April 2016

Presymptomatic MPTP Mice Show Neurotrophic S100B/mRAGE Striatal Levels.

CNS Neurosci Ther 2016 May 4;22(5):396-403. Epub 2016 Feb 4.

Laboratory of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics/IBILI, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
May 2016

The TNF-α/NF-κB signaling pathway has a key role in methamphetamine-induced blood-brain barrier dysfunction.

J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 2015 Aug 22;35(8):1260-71. Epub 2015 Apr 22.

1] Laboratory of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal [2] Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences (IBILI), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
August 2015

A single neurotoxic dose of methamphetamine induces a long-lasting depressive-like behaviour in mice.

Neurotox Res 2014 Apr 26;25(3):295-304. Epub 2013 Sep 26.

Laboratory of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, IBILI, Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Subunit 1 - Polo 3, Azinhaga de Santa Comba, Celas, 3000-548, Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
April 2014

In vitro and in vivo evaluation of an intraocular implant for glaucoma treatment.

Int J Pharm 2011 Aug 27;415(1-2):73-82. Epub 2011 May 27.

Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, Pólo II, 3030-790 Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
August 2011

A poly(ε-caprolactone) device for sustained release of an anti-glaucoma drug.

Biomed Mater 2011 Apr 4;6(2):025003. Epub 2011 Feb 4.

Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra, Pólo II, Pinhal de Marrocos, 3030-290, Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
April 2011

Characterization of the human basilar artery contractile response to 5-HT and triptans.

Fundam Clin Pharmacol 2007 Jun;21(3):265-72

Laboratório de Farmacologia, Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade de Coimbra, Largo D. Dinis, 3000-141 Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
June 2007

Brain blood flow SPET imaging in heroin abusers.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2006 Aug;1074:466-77

Pharmacology Institute, IBILI, Faculty of Medicine of Coimbra, Azinhaga de Santa Comba, Celas, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
August 2006