Publications

Comparative physical mapping of 18S rDNA in the karyotypes of six leafcutter ant species of the genera Atta and Acromyrmex (Formicidae: Myrmicinae).
Genetica 2017 Oct 16;145(4-5):351-357. Epub 2017 Jun 16.
Programa de Pós-graduação em Genética e Melhoramento, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, Minas Gerais, 36570-900, Brazil.

[Prevalence of Dental Caries in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Treated with Multiple Insulin Injections and that of Individuals without Diabetes].
Acta Med Port 2017 May 31;30(5):402-408. Epub 2017 May 31.
Área de Medicina Dentária. Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade de Coimbra. Coimbra. Portugal. Instituto Biomédico de Investigação de Luz e Imagem. Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade de Coimbra. Coimbra. Portugal.

Cytogenetic data on the threatened leafcutter ant Atta robusta Borgmeier, 1939 (Formicidae: Myrmicinae: Attini).
C R Biol 2015 Oct 24;338(10):660-5. Epub 2015 Aug 24.
Laboratório de Citogenética de Insetos, Departamento de Biologia Geral, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, MG 36570-000, Brazil.

Prevalence and management of anemia in hemodialysis patients in a Brazilian population of predominantly African descent.
Int J Artif Organs 2013 Oct 20;36(9):640-9. Epub 2013 May 20.
Postgraduate Program in Medicine and Health, Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, BA - Brazil and Institute of Nephrology and Dialysis, Salvador, BA - Brazil.






Lack of association of vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms with susceptibility to type 1 diabetes mellitus in the Portuguese population.
Hum Immunol 2008 Feb 21;69(2):134-8. Epub 2008 Feb 21.
Health Sciences Research Centre (CICS), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Beira Interior, 6200-506 Covilhã, Portugal.

Noninvasive analysis of hepatic glycogen kinetics before and after breakfast with deuterated water and acetaminophen.
Diabetes 2006 Aug;55(8):2294-300
NMR Research Unit, Department of Biochemistry and Center for Neurosciences and Cell Biology, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra, 3001-401 Coimbra, Portugal.

First cytogenetic characterization of a species of the arboreal ant genus Azteca Forel, 1978 (Dolichoderinae, Formicidae).
Comp Cytogenet 2012 16;6(2):107-14. Epub 2012 Mar 16.
Programa de Pós-graduação em Genética e Melhoramento, edifício Arthur Bernardes, subsolo sala 12, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, Minas Gerais, 36570-000, Brazil ; Departamento de Biologia Geral, Av. Peter Henry Rolfs s/n, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, Minas Gerais, 36570-000, Brazil.

The first cytogenetic data on Strumigenys louisianae Roger, 1863 (Formicidae: Myrmicinae: Dacetini): the lowest chromosome number in the Hymenoptera of the neotropical region.
PLoS One 2014 7;9(11):e111706. Epub 2014 Nov 7.
Laboratório de Citogenética de Insetos, Departamento de Biologia Geral. Universidade Federal de Viçosa; Viçosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil.



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