Publications by authors named "Egidio Torrado"

39Publications

The Absence of HIF-1α Increases Susceptibility to Leishmania donovani Infection via Activation of BNIP3/mTOR/SREBP-1c Axis.

Cell Rep 2020 03;30(12):4052-4064.e7

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

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March 2020

Myeloid HIF-1α regulates pulmonary inflammation during experimental Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection.

Immunology 2020 01 10;159(1):121-129. Epub 2019 Nov 10.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Medicine, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal.

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January 2020

Antibacterial free-standing polysaccharide composite films inspired by the sea.

Int J Biol Macromol 2019 Jul 16;133:933-944. Epub 2019 Apr 16.

3B's Research Group, I3Bs - Research Institute on Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, University of Minho, Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, AvePark, 4805-017 Barco, Guimarães, Portugal; ICVS/3B's PT Associate Laboratory, Guimarães, Portugal. Electronic address:

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July 2019

Metabolic Host Response to Intracellular Infections.

Exp Suppl 2018;109:319-350

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Medicine, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal.

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May 2019

Exploring inhalable polymeric dry powders for anti-tuberculosis drug delivery.

Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl 2018 Dec 11;93:1090-1103. Epub 2018 Sep 11.

3B's Research Group, I3Bs - Research Institute on Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, University of Minho, Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Avepark - Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia, Zona Industrial da Gandra, 4805-017 Barco, Guimarães, Portugal; ICVS/3B's - PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga/Guimarães, Portugal; The Discoveries Centre for Regenerative and Precision Medicine, Headquarters at University of Minho, Avepark, 4805-017 Barco, Guimarães, Portugal. Electronic address:

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December 2018

L-Threonine Supplementation During Colitis Onset Delays Disease Recovery.

Front Physiol 2018 5;9:1247. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal.

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September 2018

The impact of IL-10 dynamic modulation on host immune response against visceral leishmaniasis.

Cytokine 2018 12 14;112:16-20. Epub 2018 Jul 14.

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. Electronic address:

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December 2018

Development of Inhalable Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles (SPIONs) in Microparticulate System for Antituberculosis Drug Delivery.

Adv Healthc Mater 2018 08 23;7(15):e1800124. Epub 2018 May 23.

3B's Research Group, I3Bs-Research Institute on Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, University of Minho, Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, AvePark, Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia Zona Industrial da Gandra, 4805-017, Barco, Guimarães, Portugal.

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August 2018

Immune-evasion Strategies of Mycobacteria and Their Implications for the Protective Immune Response.

Curr Issues Mol Biol 2018 6;25:169-198. Epub 2017 Sep 6.

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

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August 2018

Type I IFN Inhibits Alternative Macrophage Activation during Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection and Leads to Enhanced Protection in the Absence of IFN-γ Signaling.

J Immunol 2016 12 14;197(12):4714-4726. Epub 2016 Nov 14.

Microbiology and Infection Research Domain, Life and Health Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, and Life and Health Sciences Research Institute/3B's PT Government Associate Laboratory, 4710 Braga/Guimarães, Portugal.

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December 2016

IL-17A Promotes Intracellular Growth of Mycobacterium by Inhibiting Apoptosis of Infected Macrophages.

Front Immunol 2015 30;6:498. Epub 2015 Sep 30.

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

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October 2015

BCG vaccination-induced long-lasting control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis correlates with the accumulation of a novel population of CD4⁺IL-17⁺TNF⁺IL-2⁺ T cells.

Vaccine 2015 Jan 20;33(1):85-91. Epub 2014 Nov 20.

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. Electronic address:

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January 2015

Cytokines in the balance of protection and pathology during mycobacterial infections.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2013 ;783:121-40

Trudeau Institute, Inc., Saranac Lake, NY, USA.

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July 2013

Protection versus pathology in tuberculosis: recent insights.

Curr Opin Immunol 2012 Aug 19;24(4):431-7. Epub 2012 May 19.

The Trudeau Institute, Inc. 154 Algonquin Ave., Saranac Lake, NY 12983, United States.

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August 2012

What do we really know about how CD4 T cells control Mycobacterium tuberculosis?

PLoS Pathog 2011 Jul 28;7(7):e1002196. Epub 2011 Jul 28.

Trudeau Institute, Inc, Saranac Lake, New York, United States of America.

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July 2011

Cellular response to mycobacteria: balancing protection and pathology.

Trends Immunol 2011 Feb 6;32(2):66-72. Epub 2011 Jan 6.

Trudeau Institute, Inc., 154 Algonquin Ave., Saranac Lake, NY 12983, USA.

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February 2011

IL-17 and Th17 cells in tuberculosis.

Cytokine Growth Factor Rev 2010 Dec 12;21(6):455-62. Epub 2010 Nov 12.

Trudeau Institute, Inc., 154 Algonquin Ave., Saranac Lake, NY 12983, USA.

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December 2010

Mycobacterium ulcerans triggers T-cell immunity followed by local and regional but not systemic immunosuppression.

Infect Immun 2011 Jan 25;79(1):421-30. Epub 2010 Oct 25.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute (ICVS), School of Health Sciences, Campus de Gualtar, University of Minho, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal.

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January 2011

Dextrin nanoparticles: studies on the interaction with murine macrophages and blood clearance.

Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 2010 Feb 25;75(2):483-9. Epub 2009 Sep 25.

IBB-Institute for Biotechnology and Bioengineering, Centre for Biological Engineering, Minho University, Campus de Gualtar, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal.

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February 2010

Mycolactone-mediated inhibition of tumor necrosis factor production by macrophages infected with Mycobacterium ulcerans has implications for the control of infection.

Infect Immun 2007 Aug 21;75(8):3979-88. Epub 2007 May 21.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal.

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August 2007

Evidence for an intramacrophage growth phase of Mycobacterium ulcerans.

Infect Immun 2007 Feb 4;75(2):977-87. Epub 2006 Dec 4.

Life and Health Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal.

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February 2007

Protection against systemic candidiasis in mice immunized with secreted aspartic proteinase 2.

Immunology 2004 Mar;111(3):334-42

Laboratório de Imunologia Mário Arala Chaves, Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas de Abel Salazar, Largo do Prof. Abel Salazar 2, 4099-003 Porto, Portugal.

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March 2004