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Surgical Sciences Selected Publications


Barbara Alemar B, Palmero EI, Carraro DM, Moreira M, Ribeiro-dos-Santos A, Abe-Sandes K, Galvão H, Reis RM, Padua Souza C, Campacci N, Achatz MI, Brianese RC, Seunanez H, Bernard P, Herzog J, Weitzel J, Ashton-Prolla P. The germline mutational landscape of BRCA1 and BRCA2 in Brazil. Scientific Reports 8(1):9188 (2018)

Barros AA, Oliveira C, Ribeiro AJ, Autorino R, Reis RL, Duarte ARC, Lima E. In vivo assessment of a novel biodegradable ureteral stent. World Journal of Urology 36(2):277-283 (2018)

Brito P, Costa J, Gomes N, Costa S, Correia-Pinto J, Silva R. Serological inflammatory factors as biomarkers for anatomic response in diabetic macular edema treated with anti-VEGF. Journal of Diabetes and its Complications 32(7):643-649 (2018)

Costa RFA, Longatto-Filho A, de Lima Vazquez F, Pinheiro C, Zeferino LC, Fregnani JHTG. Trend analysis of the quality indicators for the Brazilian cervical cancer screening programme by region and state from 2006 to 2013. BMC Cancer 18:126 (2018)

Fernandes J, Libânio D, Giestas S, Araújo T, Martinez-Ares D, Certo M, Lopes L. Giant symptomatic rectal lipoma resected by endoscopic submucosal dissection. Endoscopy 50(3):E63-E64 (2018)

Fernandes J, Libânio D, Giestas S, Ramada J, Martinez-Ares D, Canena J, Lopes L. Precut fistulotomy - widening its limits. Endoscopy 50(6):E128-E129 (2018)

Figueiredo P, Costa M, Pontes O, Baltazar F, Proença F. Adenine derivatives: promising candidates for breast cancer treatment. European Journal of Organic Chemistry 29:3943-3956 (2018)

Gomes SD, Oliveira CS, Azevedo-Silva J, Casanova M, Barreto J, Pereira H, Chaves S, Rodrigues L, Casal M, Corte-Real M, Baltazar F, Preto A. The Role of Diet Related Short-Chain Fatty Acids in Colorectal Cancer Metabolism and Survival: Prevention and Therapeutic Implications. Current Medicinal Chemistry (2018) [Epub ahead of print]

Khoshgoo N, Kholdebarin R, Pereira-Terra P, Mahood TH, Falk L, Day CA, Iwasiow BM, Zhu F, Mulhall D, Fraser C, Correia-Pinto J, Keijzer R. Prenatal microRNA miR-200b Therapy Improves Nitrofen-induced Pulmonary Hypoplasia Associated With Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Annals of Surgery (2018) [Epub ahead of print]

Mota P, Carvalho N, Carvalho-Dias E, João Costa M, Correia-Pinto J, Lima E. Video-Based Surgical Learning: Improving Trainee Education and Preparation for Surgery. Journal of Surgical Education 75(3):828-835 (2018)

Oliveira B, Queirós S, Morais P, Torres HR, Gomes-Fonseca J, Fonseca JC, Vilaça JL. A novel multi-atlas strategy with dense deformation field reconstruction for abdominal and thoracic multi-organ segmentation from computed tomography. Medical Image Analysis 45:108-120 (2018)

Piairo P, Moura RS, Baptista MJ, Correia-Pinto J, Nogueira-Silva C. STATs in lung development: distinct early and late expression, growth modulation and signaling dysregulation in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry 45(1):1-14 (2018)

Queirós S, Morais P, Dubois C, Voigt J, Fonseca JC, Vilaça JL, D'hooge J. Validation of a novel software tool for automatic aortic annular sizing in 3D transesophageal echocardiographic images. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 31(4):515-525 (2018)

Silva VAO, Alves AL, Rosa MN, Silva L, Melendez ME, Cury F, Gomes I, Tansini A, Longato G, Martinho O, Oliveira BG, Pinto F, Romão W, Ribeiro R, Reis RM. Hexane partition from Annona crassiflora Mart. promotes cytotoxity and apoptosis on human cervical cancer cell lines. Investigational New Drugs (2018) [Epub ahead of print]

Silva VAO, Rosa M, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Costa AM, Tansini A, Evangelista AF, Martinho O, Carloni A, Jones C, Lima JP, Pianowski L, Reis RM. Euphol, a tetracyclic triterpene, from Euphorbia tirucalli induces autophagy and sensitizes temozolomide cytotoxicity on glioblastoma cells. Investigational New Drugs (2018) [Epub ahead of print] 

Soares AC, Soares JC, Rodrigues VC, Follmann HDM, Arantes LMRB, Carvalho AC, Melendez ME, Fregnani JHTG, Reis RM, Carvalho AL, Oliveira ON. Microfluidic-Based Genosensor to Detect Human Papillomavirus (HPV16) for Head and Neck Cancer. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 10(43):36757-36763 (2018)

Soares AC, Soares JC, Shimizu FM, Rodrigues VC, Awan IT, Melendez ME, Piazzetta MH, Gobbi ML, Reis RM, Fregnani JH, Carvalho AL, Oliveira ON. A simple architecture with self-assembled monolayers to build immunosensors for detecting the pancreatic cancer biomarker CA19-9. Analyst 143(14):3302-3308 (2018)

Tavares-Valente D, Granja S, Baltazar F, Queirós O. Bioenergetic modulators hamper cancer cell viability and enhance response to chemotherapy. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine 22(8):3782-3794 (2018)

Vilaça N, Totovao R, Prasetyanto EA, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Morais-Santos F, Fernandes R, Figueiredo F, Bañobre-López M, Fonseca AM, De Cola L, Baltazar F, Neves IC. Internalization Studies of Zeolite Nanoparticles using Human Cells. Journal of Materials Chemistry B 6(3): 469-476 (2018) 

Zucca LE, Morini-Matushita M, Silva Oliveira R, Scapulatempo-Neto C, de Lima MA, Ribeiro GG, Viana CR, Cárcano FM, Reis RM. Expression of tyrosine kinase receptor AXL is associated with worse outcome of metastatic renal cell carcinomas treated with sunitinib. Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations 36(1):11.e13 (2018)


Bogaert J, Curione D, Morais P, Barreiro-Perez M, Tilborghs S, Maes F, Dresselaers T. Imaging Ischemic and Reperfusion Injury in Acute Myocardial Infarction: Putting the Pieces Together With CMR. JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging 10(12):1520-1523 (2017) 

Carvalho MR, Maia FR, Silva-Correia J, Costa BM, Reis RL, Oliveira JM. A semiautomated microfluidic platform for real-time investigation of nanoparticles' cellular uptake and cancer cells' tracking. Nanomedicine 12(6):581-596 (2017)

Celus W, Di Conza G, Oliveira AI, Ehling M, Costa BM, Wenes M, Mazzone M. Loss of caveolin-1 in metastasis-associated macrophages drives lung metastatic growth through increased angiogenesis. Cell Reports 21(10):2842-2854 (2017)

Chen YW, Huang SX, de Carvalho ALRT, Ho SH, Islam MN, Volpi S, Notarangelo LD, Ciancanelli M, Casanova JL, Bhattacharya J, Liang AF, Palermo LM, Porotto M, Moscona A, Snoeck HW. A three-dimensional model of human lung development and disease from pluripotent stem cells. Nature Cell Biology 19(5):542-549 (2017)

Faião-Flores F, Alves-Fernandes DK, Pennacchi PC, Sandri S, Vicente AL, Scapulatempo-Neto C, Vazquez VL, Reis RM, Chauhan J, Goding CR, Smalley KS, Maria-Engler SS. Targeting the hedgehog transcription factors GLI1 and GLI2 restores sensitivity to vemurafenib-resistant human melanoma cells. Oncogene 36(13):1849-1861 (2017)

Fernandes-Silva H, Vaz-Cunha P, Barbosa BV, Silva-Gonçalves C, Correia-Pinto J, Moura R. Retinoic acid regulates avian lung branching through a molecular network. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences 74(24):4599-4619 (2017)

Ferreira MJ, Pires-Luís AS, Vieira-Coimbra M, Costa-Pinheiro P, Antunes L, Dias PC, Lobo F, Oliveira J, Gonçalves CS, Costa BM, Henrique R, Jerónimo C. SETDB2 and RIOX2 are differentially expressed among renal cell tumor subtypes, associating with prognosis and metastization. Epigenetics 12(12):1057-1064 (2017)

Ferreira NN, Ferreira LMB, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Reis RM, Seraphim TV, Borges JC, Baltazar F, Gremião MPD. Alginate hydrogel improves anti-angiogenic bevacizumab activity in cancer therapy. European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics 119:271-282 (2017)

Granja S, Tavares-Valente D, Queirós O, Baltazar F. Value of pH regulators in the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of cancer. Seminars in Cancer Biology 43:17-34 (2017)

Kim J, Bowlby R,(…) Reis RM, (…) Sofia HJ, Zhang J. Integrated genomic characterization of oesophageal carcinoma. Nature 541(7636):169-175 (2017)

Lima E, Rodrigues PL, Mota P, Carvalho N, Dias E, Correia-Pinto J, Autorino R, Vilaça JL. Ureteroscopy-assisted Percutaneous Kidney Access Made Easy: First Clinical Experience with a Novel Navigation System Using Electromagnetic Guidance (IDEAL Stage 1). European Urology 72(4):610-616 (2017)

Macauda A, Calvetti D,(…) Marques H, (…) Reis RM, (…) Gemignani F, Canzian F. Identification of miRSNPs associated with the risk of multiple myeloma. International Journal of Cancer 140(3):526-534 (2017)

Martinho O, Silva-Oliveira R, Cury FP, Barbosa AM, Granja S, Evangelista AF, Marques F, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Cardoso-Carneiro D, de Paula FE, Zanon M, Scapulatempo-Neto C, Moreira MA, Baltazar F, Longatto-Filho A, Reis RM. HER Family Receptors are Important Theranostic Biomarkers for Cervical Cancer: Blocking Glucose Metabolism Enhances the Therapeutic Effect of HER Inhibitors. Theranostics 7(3):717-732 (2017)

Morais P, Vilaça JL, Queirós S, Bourier F, Deisenhofer I, Tavares JMR, D'hooge J. A competitive strategy for atrial and aortic tract segmentation based on deformable models. Medical Image Analysis 42:102-116 (2017)

Queirós S, Papachristidis A, Morais P, Theodoropoulos KC, Fonseca JC, Monaghan MJ, Vilaça JL, D'hooge J. Fully Automatic 3-D-TEE Segmentation for the Planning of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 64(8):1711-1720 (2017)

Veiga C, Leão P. A painful lesion on the abdomen. BMJ 357:j1823 (2017)


Afonso J, Santos LL, Morais A, Amaro T, Longatto-Filho A, Baltazar F. Metabolic coupling in urothelial bladder cancer compartments and its correlation to tumour aggressiveness. Cell Cycle 15(3):368-380 (2016)

Almeida-Rios D, Graça I, Vieira FQ, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Pereira-Silva E, Martins AT, Oliveira J, Gonçalves CS, Costa BM, Henrique R, Jerónimo C. Histone methyltransferase PRMT6 plays an oncogenic role in prostate cancer. Oncotarget 7(33):53018-53028 (2016)

Barros AA, Browne S, Oliveira C, Lima E, Duarte AR, Healy KE, Reis RL. Drug-eluting biodegradable ureteral stent: New approach for urothelial tumors of upper urinary tract cancer. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 513(1-2):227-237 (2016)

Batista R, Cruvinel-Carloni A, Vinagre J, Peixoto J, Catarino TA, Campanella NC, Menezes W, Becker AP, Caravina GA, Matsushita MM, Clara C, Neder L, Viana-Pereira M, Honavar M, Castro L, Lopes JM, Carvalho B, Vaz R, Máximo V, Soares P, Sobrinho-Simões M, Reis RM, Lima J. The prognostic impact of TERT promoter mutations in glioblastomas is modified by the rs2853669 single nucleotide polymorphism. International Journal of Cancer 139(2):414-423 (2016)

Bell RJA, Rube HT, Xavier-Magalhães A, Costa BM, Mancini A, Song JS, Costello JF. Understanding TERT Promoter Mutations: a Common Path to Immortality. Molecular Cancer Research 14(4):315-323 (2016)

Costa M, Dias TA, Brito A, Proença F. Biological importance of structurally diversified chromenes. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 123:487–507 (2016)

Fernandes GC, Michelli RA, Galvão HC, Paula AE, Pereira R, Andrade CE, Felicio PS, Souza CP, Mendes DR, Volc S, Berardinelli GN, Grasel RS, Sabato CS, Viana DV, Mauad EC, Scapulatempo-Neto C, Arun B, Reis RM, Palmero EI. Prevalence of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutations in a Brazilian population sample at-risk for hereditary breast cancer and characterization of its genetic ancestry. Oncotarget 7(49):80465-80481 (2016)

Fogli A, Chautard E, Vaurs-Barrière C, Pereira B, Müller-Barthélémy M, Court F, Biau J, Pinto AA, Kémény JL, Khalil T, Karayan-Tapon L, Verrelle P, Costa BM, Arnaud P. The tumoral A genotype of the MGMT rs34180180 single-nucleotide polymorphism in aggressive gliomas is associated with shorter patients’ survival. Carcinogenesis 37(2):169-176 (2016)

Jezkova J, Williams JS, Pinto F, Sammut SJ, Williams GT, Gollins S, McFarlane RJ, Reis RM, Wakeman JA. Brachyury identifies a class of enteroendocrine cells in normal human intestinal crypts and colorectal cancer. Oncotarget 7(10):11478-11486 (2016)

Miranda-Gonçalves V, Granja S, Martinho O, Honavar M, Pojo M, Costa BM, Pires MM, Pinheiro C, Cordeiro M, Bebiano G, Costa P, Reis RM, Baltazar F. Hypoxia-mediated upregulation of MCT1 expression supports the glycolytic phenotype of glioblastomas. Oncotarget 7(29):46335-46353 (2016)

Pinheiro C, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Longatto-Filho A, Vicente A, Noriz Berardinelli G, Scapulatempo C, Costa RA, Viana CR, Reis RM, Baltazar F, Vazquez V. The metabolic microenvironment of melanomas: prognostic value of MCT1 and MCT4. Cell Cycle 15(11):1462-1470 (2016)

Pinto F, Campanella NC, Abrahão-Machado LF, Scapulatempo-Neto C, de Oliveira AD, Brito MJ, Andrade RP, Guimarães DP, Reis RM. The embryonic Brachyury transcription factor is a novel biomarker of GIST aggressiveness and poor survival. Gastric Cancer 19(2):651-659 (2016)

Pinto F, Pértega-Gomes N, Vizcaíno JR, Andrade RP, Cárcano FM, Reis RM. Brachyury as a potential modulator of androgen receptor activity and a key player in therapy resistance in prostate cancer. Oncotarget 7(20):28891-28902 (2016)

Ríos-Tamayo R, Lupiañez CB, Campa D, Hielscher T, Weinhold N, Martínez-López J, Jerez A, Landi S, Jamroziak K, Dumontet C, Wątek M, Lesueur F, Reis RM, Marques H, Jurczyszyn A, Vogel U, Buda G, García-Sanz R, Orciuolo E, Petrini M, Vangsted AJ, Gemignani F, Försti A, Goldschmidt H, Hemminki K, Canzian F, Jurado M, Sainz J. A common variant within the HNF1B gene is associated with overall survival of multiple myeloma patients: results from the IMMEnSE consortium and meta-analysis. Oncotarget 7(37):59029-59048 (2016)

Sandri S, Faião-Flores F, Tiago M, Pennacchi PC, Massaro RR, Alves-Fernandes DK, Berardinelli GN, Evangelista AF, de Lima Vazquez V, Reis RM, Maria-Engler SS. Vemurafenib resistance increases melanoma invasiveness and modulates the tumor microenvironment by MMP-2 upregulation. Pharmacological Research 111:523-533 (2016)

Sheeba CJ, Andrade RP, Palmeirim I. Getting a handle on embryo limb development: Molecular interactions driving limb outgrowth and patterning. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology 49:92-101 (2016)

Sheeba CJ, Andrade RP, Palmeirim I. Mechanisms of vertebrate embryo segmentation: Common themes in trunk and limb development. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology 49:125-134 (2016)

Simões-Sousa S, Granja S, Pinheiro C, Fernandes D, Longatto-Filho A, Laus AC, Alves CD, Suárez-Peñaranda JM, Pérez-Sayáns M, Lopes Carvalho A, Schmitt FC, García-García A, Baltazar F. Prognostic significance of monocarboxylate transporter expression in oral cavity tumors. Cell Cycle 15(14):1865-1873 (2016)

van der Wiel SE, Küttner Magalhães R, Rocha Gonçalves CR, Dinis-Ribeiro M, Bruno MJ, Koch AD. Simulator training in gastrointestinal endoscopy - From basic training to advanced endoscopic procedures. Best Practice & Research Clinical Gastroenterology 30(3):375-387 (2016)

Yan LP, Silva-Correia J, Ribeiro VP, Miranda-Goncalves V, Correia C, Morais AD, Sousa RA, Reis RM, Oliveira AL, Oliveira JM, Reis RL. Tumor Growth Suppression Induced by Biomimetic Silk Fibroin Hydrogels. Scientific Reports 6:31037 (2016


Afonso J, Santos LL, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Morais A, Amaro T, Longatto-Filho A, Baltazar F. CD147 and MCT1 – Potential partners in bladder cancer aggressiveness and cisplatin resistance. Molecular Carcinogenesis 54(11):1451–1466 (2015)

Amorim R, Pinheiro C, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Pereira H, Moyer M, Preto A, Baltazar F. Monocarboxylate transport inhibition potentiates the cytotoxic effect of 5-fluorouracil in colorectal cancer cells. Cancer Letters 365(1):68-78 (2015)

Campa D, Martino A, Varkonyi J, Lesueur F, Jamroziak K, Landi S, Jurczyszyn A, Marques H, Andersen V, Jurado M, Brenner H, Petrini M, Vogel U, García-Sanz R, Buda G, Gemignani F, Ríos R, Vangsted AJ, Dumontet C, Martínez-López J, Moreno MJ, Stepien A, Watek M, Moreno V, Dieffenbach AK, Rossi AM, Butterbach K, Jacobsen SE, Goldschmidt H, Sainz J, Hillengass J, Orciuolo E, Dudzinski M, Weinhold N, Reis RM, Canzian F. Risk of multiple myeloma is associated with polymorphisms within telomerase genes and telomere length. International Journal of Cancer 136(5):E351-E358 (2015)

Costa-Pinheiro P, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Vieira FQ, Torres-Ferreira J, Oliveira J, Gonçalves CS, Costa BM, Henrique R, Jerónimo C. MicroRNA-375 plays a dual role in prostate carcinogenesis. Clinical Epigenetics 7:42 (2015)

Finisguerra V, Di Conza G, Di Matteo M, Serneels J, Costa S, Thompson R, Wauters E, Walmsley S, Prenen H, Granot Z, Casazza A, Mazzone M. MET is required for the recruitment of anti-tumoural neutrophils. Nature 522(7556):349-353 (2015)

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

Gouveia A, Marcelino HM, Gonçalves L, Palmeirim I, Andrade RP. Patterning in time and space: HoxB cluster gene expression in the developing chick embryo. Cell Cycle 14 (1):135-145 (2015)

Granja S, Marchiq I, Le Floch E, Souto-Moura C, Baltazar F, Pouyssegur J. Disruption of BASIGIN decreases lactic acid export and sensitizes non-small cell lung cancer to biguanides independently of the LKB1 status. Oncotarget 6(9):6708-6721 (2015)

Marchiq I, Albrengues J, Granja S, Gaggioli C, Pouysségur J, Simon MP. Knock out of the BASIGIN/CD147 chaperone of lactate/H+ symporters disproves its pro-tumour action via extracellular matrix metalloproteases (MMPs) induction. Oncotarget 6(28):24636-24648 (2015)

Morais-Santos F, Sara Granja, Vera Miranda-Gonçalves, António H.J. Moreira, Sandro Queirós, João L. Vilaça, Fernando C. Schmitt, Adhemar Longatto-Filho, Joana Paredes, Fátima Baltazar, Pinheiro C. Targeting lactate transport suppresses in vivo breast tumour growth. Oncotarget 6(22):19177-19189 (2015)

Oliveira C.S.F., Pereira H, Alves S, Castro L, Baltazar F, Chaves SR, Preto A, Côrte-Real M. Cathepsin D protects colorectal cancer cells from acetate-induced apoptosis through autophagy-independent degradation of damaged mitochondria. Cell Death & Disease 6:e1788 (2015)

Pereira-Terra P, Deprest JA, Kholdebarin R, Khoshgoo N, Dekoninck P, Boerema-De Munck AA, Wang J, Zhu F, Rottier RJ, Iwasiow BM, Correia-Pinto J, Tibboel D, Post M, Keijzer R. Unique Tracheal Fluid MicroRNA Signature Predicts Response to FETO in Patients with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Annals of Surgery 262(6):1130-1140 (2015)

Pereira-Terra P, Moura RS, Nogueira-Silva C, Correia-Pinto J. Neuroendocrine factors regulate retinoic acid receptors in normal and hypoplastic lung development. Journal of Physiology-London 593(15): 3301-3311 (2015)

Pértega-Gomes N, Felisbino S, Massie C, Vizcaíno JR, Coelho R, Sandi C, Sousa S, Jurmeister S, Ramos-Montoya A, Asim M, Tran M, Oliveira E, Lobo da Cunha A, Maximo V, Baltazar F, Neal DE, Fryer L. A glycolytic phenotype is associated with prostate cancer progression and aggressiveness: A role for Monocarboxylate Transporters as metabolic targets for therapy. Journal of Pathology 236(4):517-30 (2015)

Pinheiro C, Granja S, Longatto-Filho A, Faria AM, Fragoso MC, Lovisolo SM, Lerário AM, Almeida MQ, Baltazar F, Zerbini MC. Metabolic reprogramming: a new relevant pathway in adult adrenocortical tumors. Oncotarget 6(42):44403-44421 (2015)

Pires-Luís AS, Vieira-Coimbra M, Vieira FQ, Costa-Pinheiro P, Silva-Santos R, Dias PC, Antunes L, Lobo F, Oliveira J, Gonçalves CS, Costa BM, Henrique R, Jerónimo C. Expression of histone methyltransferases as novel biomarkers for renal cell tumor diagnosis and prognostication. Epigenetics 10(11):1033-1043 (2015)

Ríos R, Lupiañez CB, Campa D, Martino A, Martínez-López J, Varkonyi J, García-Sanz R, Jamroziak K, Dumontet C, Cayuela AJ, Wątek M, Landi S, Rossi AM, Lesueur F, Reis RM, Moreno V, Marques H, Jurczyszyn A, Andersen V, Vogel U, Buda G, Orciuolo E, Jacobsen S, Petrini M, Vangsted AJ, Gemignani F, Canzian F Jurado M, Sainz J. Type 2 diabetes-related variants influence the risk of developing Multiple Myeloma. Endocrine-Related Cancer 22(4):545-559 (2015)

Sheeba CJ, Andrade RP, Palmeirim I. Getting a handle on embryo limb development: Molecular interactions driving limb outgrowth and patterning. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology 49:92-101 (2015)

Vieira FQ, Costa-Pinheiro P, Almeida-Rios D, Graça I, Monteiro-Reis S, Simões-Sousa S, Carneiro I, Sousa EJ, Godinho MI, Baltazar F, Henrique R, Jerónimo C. SMYD3 contributes to a more aggressive phenotype of prostate cancer and targets Cyclin D2 through H4K20me3. Oncotarget 6(15):13644-13657 (2015)

Vilaça N, Morais-Santos F, Machado AF, Sirkeciogl̆u A, Pereira MFR, Sardo M, Rocha J, Parpot P, Fonseca AM, Baltazar F, Neves IC. Micro- and Mesoporous Structures as Drug Delivery Carriers for Salicylic Acid. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 119(7):3589-3595 (2015)


Autorino R, Cicione A, Rassweiler J, Lima E. Re: Willem M. Brinkman, Irene M. Tjiam, Barbara M. A. Schout, et al. Results of the European Basic Laparoscopic Urological Skills Examination. Eur Urol 2014;65:490-6. European Urology 65(3):E38-E39 (2014)

Correia-Pinto J, Ribeiro A. Congenital duodenal obstruction and double-bubble sign. The New England Journal of Medicine 371(11):E16 (2014)

Lopes L, Dinis-Ribeiro M, Rolanda C. Early precut fistulotomy for biliary access: time to change the paradigm of “the later the better”? Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 80(4):634-641 (2014)

Marino AL, Evangelista AF, Vieira RA, Macedo T, Kerr LM, Abrahão-Machado LF, Longatto-Filho A, Silveira HC, Marques MM. MicroRNA expression as risk biomarker of breast cancer metastasis: a pilot retrospective case-cohort study. BMC Cancer 14:739 (2014)

Martino A, Campa D, Jurczyszyn A, Martínez-López, la Fuente, Varkonyi J, Dumontet C, García-Sanz R, Gemignani F, Jamroziak K, Jurado M, Landi S, Rossi AM, Lesueur F, Marques H, Dudziński M, Wątek M, Moreno V, Orciuolo E, Petrini M, Reis RM, Ríos R, Sainz J, Vogel U, Buda G, Vangsted A, Canzian F. Genetic variants and multiple myeloma risk: IMMEnSE validation of the best reported associations -An Extensive Replication of the Associations from the Candidate Gene Era. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention 23(4):670-674 (2014)

Moreira-Pinto J, Ferreira A, Miranda A, Rolanda C, Correia-Pinto J. Hybrid Endoscopic Thymectomy: combined transesophageal and transthoracic approach in a survival porcine model with cadaver assessment. Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques 28(9):2671-2678 (2014)

Moura R, Carvalho-Correia E, da Mota P, Correia- Pinto J. Canonical Wnt Signaling Activity in Early Stages of Chick Lung Development. PLOS One 9(12):e112388 (2014)

Pértega-Gomes N, Vizcaíno JR, Attig J, Jurmeister S, Lopes C, Baltazar F. A lactate shuttle system between tumour and stromal cells is associated with poor prognosis in prostate cancer. BMC Cancer 14:352 (2014)

Pinheiro C, Garcia EA, Morais-Santos F, Scapulatempo-Neto C, Mafra A, Stenbergen R, Boccardo E, Villa LL, Baltazar F, Longatto-Filho A. Lactate transporters and vascular factors in HPV-induced squamous cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix. BMC Cancer 14:751 (2014)

Pinheiro C, Penna V, Morais-Santos F, Abrahão-Machado L, Ribeiro G, Curcelli EC, Olivieri MV, Morini S, Valença I, Ribeiro D, Schmitt FC, Reis RM, Baltazar F. Characterization of monocarboxylate transporters (MCTs) expression in soft tissue sarcomas: Distinct prognostic impact of MCT1 sub-cellular localization. Journal of Translational Medicine 12:118 (2014)

Pinto F, Pértega-Gomes N, Pereira MS, Vizcaíno JR, Monteiro P, Henrique RM, Baltazar F, Andrade RP, Reis RM. T-box transcription factor Brachyury is associated with prostate cancer progression and aggressiveness. Clinical Cancer Research 20(18):4949-4961 (2014)

Queirós S, Barbosa D, Heyde B, Morais P, Vilaça JL, Friboulet D, Bernard O, D’hooge J. Fast Automatic Myocardial Segmentation in 4D cine CMR datasets. Medical Image Analysis 18(7):1115-1131 (2014)

Sheeba CJ, Andrade RP, Palmeirim I. Limb patterning: from signalling gradients to molecular oscillations. Journal of Molecular Biology 426(4):780-784 (2014)

Silva-Carvalho R, Miranda-Goncalves V, Ferreira AM, Cardoso SM, Sobral AJFN, Almeida-Aguiar C, Baltazar F. Antitumoural and antiangiogenic activity of Portuguese propolis in in vitro and in vivo models. Journal of Functional Foods 11:160-171 (2014)

Sousa B, Ribeiro AS, Nobre AR, Lopes N, Martins D, Pinheiro C, Vieira AF, Albergaria A, Gerhard R, Schmitt F, Baltazar F, Paredes J. The basal epithelial marker P-cadherin associates with breast cancer cell populations harboring a glycolytic and acid-resistant phenotype. BMC Cancer 14:734 (2014)

Zecchini V, Madhu B, Russell R, Pértega-Gomes N, Warren A, Gaude E, Borlido J, Stark R, Ireland-Zecchini H, Rao R, Scott H, Boren J, Massie C, Asim M, Brindle K, Griffiths J, Frezza C, Neal DE, Mills IG. Nuclear ARRB1 induces pseudohypoxia and cellular metabolism reprogramming in prostate cancer. The EMBO Journal 33(12):1365-1382 (2014)


Antunes H, Nascimento J, Peixoto P. Peutz-Jeghers syndrome: capsule endoscopy to stage disease. Lancet 381(9864):e5 (2013)

Antunes H, Pereira A, Cunha I. Chediak-Higashi syndrome: pathognomonic feature. Lancet 382(9903):1514 (2013)

Bjerke L, Mackay A, Nandhabalan M, Burford A, Jury A, Popov S, Bax DA, Carvalho D, Taylor K, Bajrami I, McGonnell IM, Lord CJ, Reis RM, Hargrave D, Ashworth A, Workman P, Jones C. Histone H3.3 mutations drive paediatric glioblastoma through upregulation of MYCN. Cancer Discovery 3(5):512-519 (2013)

Caetano AC; Gonçalves B; Rolanda C. Rare complication - what kind of colitis? Gastroenterology 145(4): e7-e8 (2013)

Gonçalves B, Caetano AC, Ferreira A. A rare cause of abdominal pain. Gastroenterology 145(5):e11-e12 (2013)

Gonçalves BM, Ferreira A, Caetano AC, Bastos P, Rolanda C. Endoloop application for the removal of a self-expandable metallic stent (SEMS) in an esophagocolonic anastomotic stricture. Endoscopy 45:E209 (2013)

Granja S, Morais-Santos F, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Viana-Ferreira M, Nogueira R, Nogueira-Silva C, Correia-Pinto J, Baltazar F. The monocarboxylate transporter inhibitor α-cyano-4-hydroxycinnamic acid disrupts rat lung branching. Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry 32(6):1845-1856 (2013)

Hamm A, Veschini L, Takeda Y, Costa S, Delamarre E, Squadrito ML, Henze A-T, Wenes M, Serneels J, Pucci F, Roncal C, Anisimov A, Alitalo K, DePalma M, Mazzone M. PHD2 regulates arteriogenic macrophages through TIE2 signaling. EMBO Molecular Medicine 5(6):843-857 (2013)

Martins D, Beça FF, Sousa B, Baltazar F, Paredes J, Schmitt F. Loss of caveolin-1 and gain of MCT4 expression in the tumor stroma: Key events in the progression from an in situ to an invasive breast carcinoma. Cell Cycle 12(16):2684-2690 (2013)

Morais-Santos F, Miranda-Gonçalves V, Pinheiro S, Vieira AF, Paredes J, Schmitt F, Baltazar F, Pinheiro C. Differential sensitivities to lactate transport inhibitors of breast cancer cell lines. Endocrine-Related Cancer 21(1):27-38 (2013)

Nogueira-Silva C, Leitão TP, Osório F. Bladder Endometriosis: a Diagnostic Challenge. BMJ 346:f3513 (2013)

Nogueira-Silva C, Piairo P, Carvalho-Dias E, Veiga C, Moura RS, Correia-Pinto J. The role of glycoprotein 130 family of cytokines in fetal rat lung development. PLOS One 8(6):e67607 (2013)

Pértega-Gomes N, Vizcaíno JR, Gouveia C, Jerónimo C, Henrique RM, Lopes C, Baltazar F. Monocarboxylate transporter 2 (MCT2) as putative biomarker in prostate cancer. Prostate 73(7):763-769 (2013)

Rodrigues PL, Vilaça JL, Oliveira C, Cicione A, Rassweiler J, Fonseca J, Rodrigues NF, Correia-Pinto J, Lima E. Collecting system percutaneous access using real-time tracking sensors: first pig model in vivo experience. Journal of Urology 190(5):1932-1937 (2013)

Sheeba CJ, Andrade RP, Palmeirim I. Limb patterning: from signalling gradients to molecular oscillations. Journal of Molecular Biology 426(4):780-784 (2013)


Almeida Ml, Nicolasa M, Zeng L, Ivan C, Spizzo R, Gata R, Xiao L, Bondaruk J, Fabbri M, Czerniak B, Lanza G, Reis RM, Zweidler-McKay P, Calin GA. Strand-Specific miR-28-5p and miR-28-3p Have Distinct Effects in Colorectal Cancer Cells. Gastroenterology 142(4):886-896 (2012)

Amorim R, VilaGa N, Martinho 0, Reis RM, Sardo M, Rocha J, Fonseca AM, Baltazar F, Neves IC. Zeolite Structures Loading with an Anticancer Compound As Drug Delivery Systems. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116(48):25642-25650 (2012)

Campa D, Martino A, Sainz J, Buda G, Garcfa Jamroziak K, Weinhold N, Reis RM, Garcfa-Sanz R, Jurado M, Rfos R, Szemraj-Rogucka Z, Marques H, Lesuer F, Bugert P, Moreno V, Szemraj J, Orciuolo E, Gemignani F, Rossi AM, Dumontet C, Petrini M, Goldschmidt H, Landi S, Canzian F. Comprehensive investigation of genetic variation in the 8q24 region and multiple myeloma risk in the IMMEnSE (International Multiple Myeloma rESEarch) consortium. British Journal of Haematology 157(3):331-338 (2012)

Cardeal LB, Boccardo E, Termini L, Rabachini T, Andreoli MA, di Loreto C, Longatto-Filho A, Villa LL, Maria-Engler SS. HPV16 oncoproteins induce MMPs/RECK-TIMP-2 imbalance in primary keratinocytes: possible implications in cervical carcinogenesis. PLOS One 7(3):e33585 (2012)

Ferreira A, Goncalves R, Rolanda C. A different kind of colon polyps. Gastroenterology 143(6):1440,1693-1694 (2012)

Ferreira A, Pereira P, Rolanda C. Diffuse hepatic metastasis - or not? Gastroenterology 142(5):1070,1025 (2012)

Le XF, Almeida Ml, Mao W, Spizzo R, Rossi S, Nicolasa MS, Zhang S, Wu Y, Calin GA, Bast RC Jr. Modulation of MicroRNA-194 and Cell Migration by HER2-Targeting Trastuzumab in Breast Cancer. PLOS One 7(7):e41170 (2012)

Martino A, Campa D, Buda G, Sainz J, Garcia Sanz R, Jamroziak K, Reis RM, Weinhold N, Jurado M, Rios R, Szemraj-Rogucka Z, Marques H, Stein A, Kumar R, Orciuolo E, Gemignani F, Landi S, Goldschmidt H, Petrini M, Dumontet C, Canzian F, Rossi AM. Polymorphisms in xenobiotic transporters ABCB1, ABCG2, ABCC2, ABCC1, ABCC3 and Multiple Myeloma Risk: a case-control study in the context of the IMMEnSE (International Multiple Myeloma rESEarch) consortium. Leukemia 26(6):1419-1422 (2012)

Martino A, Campa D, Jamroziak K, Reis RM, Sainz J, Buda G, Garcfa-Sanz R, Lesueur F, Marques H, Moreno V, Jurado M, Rios R, Szemraj-Rogucka Z, Szemraj J, Tj0nneland A, Overvad K, Vangsted AJ, Vogel U, Mikala G, Kadar K, Szombath G, Varkonyi J, Orciuolo E, Dumontet C, Gemignani F, Rossi AM, Landi S, Petrini M, Houlston RS, Hemminki K, Canzian F. Impact of polymorphic variation at 7p15.3, 3p22.1 and 2p23.3 loci on risk of multiple myeloma. British Journal of Haematology 158(6):805-809 (2012)

Moreira-Pinto J, Ferreira A, Miranda A, Rolanda C, Correia-Pinto J. Left atrial appendage ligation with single transthoracic port assistance: a study of survival assessment in a porcine model (with videos). Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 75(5):1055-1061 (2012)

Moreira-Pinto J, Ferreira A, Miranda A, Rolanda C, Correia-Pinto J. Transesophageal pulmonary lobectomy with single transthoracic port assistance: study with survival assessment in porcine model. Endoscopy 44(4):354-361 (2012)

Nogueira-Silva C, Piairo P, Carvalho-Dias E, Peixoto FO, Moura RS, Correia-Pinto J. Leukemia Inhibitory Factor in Rat Fetal Lung Development: Expression and Functional Studies. PLOS One 7(1):e30517 (2012)

Pimentel-Nunes P, Dinis-Ribeiro M, Soares JB, Marcos-Pinto R, Santos C, Rolanda C, Areia M, Afonso L, Bergman J, Sharma P, Gotoda T, Henrique R, Moreira-Dias L. A multicenter validation of an endoscopic classification with narrow band imaging for gastric precancerous and cancerous lesions. Endoscopy 44(3):236-246 (2012)

Pinheiro C, Longatto-Filho A, Schmitt FC, Baltazar F. Lactate-Induced IL-8 Pathway in Endothelial Cells - Letter. Cancer Research 72(7):1901-1902 (2012)

Spizzo R, Almeida Ml, Colombatti A, Calin GA. Long non-coding RNAs and cancer: a new frontier of translational research? Oncogene 31(43):4577-4587 (2012)

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