Research & Scientists | Surgical Sciences | People | PEDROLEAO


Name: Pedro Leão

Office: G2.25

School Phone: +351 253 604 929

Email: pedroleao@med.uminho.pt







Long term impact of prenatal glucocorticoid exposure (Human study)  

Ultra-minimally invasive sentinel limph node (SLN) mapping and excisional biopsy  

Selected Publications

Rodrigues AJ, Leão P, Pêgo JM, Cardona D, Carvalho MM, Oliveira M, Costa BM, Carvalho AF, Morgado P, Araújo D, Palha JA, Almeida OF, Sousa N. Mechanisms of initiation and reversal of drug-seeking behavior induced by prenatal exposure to glucocorticoids. Mol Psychiatry. 2012 Dec;17(12):1295-305. doi: 10.1038/mp.2011.126.

Gonçalves BM, Bastos P, Leão P, Rolanda C. Ectopic varices in a pancreatojejunal anastomosis: a rare cause of hemorrhage. Endoscopy, 2015; 47(S 01): E269-E270

Oliveira M, Rodrigues AJ, Leão P, Cardona D, Pêgo JM, Sousa N. The bed nucleus of stria terminalis and the amygdala as targets of antenatal glucocorticoids: implications for fear and anxiety responses. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2012 Apr;220(3):443-53. doi: 10.1007/s00213-011-2494-y. Epub 2011 Sep 21.

Oliveira M, Leão P, Rodrigues AJ, Pêgo JM, Cerqueira JJ, Sousa N. Programming effects of antenatal corticosteroids exposure in male sexual behavior. J Sex Med. 2011 Jul;8(7):1965-74. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2010.02170.x. Epub 2011 Jan 14.

Rodrigues AJ, Leão P, Carvalho M, Almeida OF, Sousa N. Potential programming of dopaminergic circuits by early life stress. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2011 Mar;214(1):107-20. doi: 10.1007/s00213-010-2085-3. Epub 2010 Nov 19.

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