Selected Publications 2019


Publications in Quartil 1 


In vitro and in silico evaluations of resin-based dental restorative material toxicity. Bandarra S, Mascarenhas P, Luís AR, Catrau M, Bekman E, Ribeiro AC, Félix S, Caldeira J, Barahona I (2019), Clinical Oral Investigations.



Touchless interaction with medical images based on 3D hand cursors supported by single -foot input: A case study in dentistry. Paulo SF, Relvas F, Nicolau H, Rekik Y, Machado V, Botelho J, Mendes JJ, Grisoni L, Jorge J, Lopes DS (2019), Journal of Biomedical Informatics 100:103316



Study of Periodontal Heath in Almada-Seixal (SoPHiAs): a cross-sectional study in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area. Botelho J, Machado V, Proença L, Alves R, Cavacas MA, Amaro L, Mendes J J (2019), Scientific Reports natureresearch, 9:15538


The synthetic cannabinoid JWH-018 modulates Saccharomyces cerevisiae energetic metabolism / Ferreira C, Couceiro J, Família C, Jardim C, Antas P, Santos CN, Outeiro TF, Tenreiro S, Quintas A. FEMS Yeast Res. 2019 Aug 1;19(5). pii: foz042.


Development of a high throughput methodology to screen cathinones’ toxicological impact / Carla Ferreira, Ana Rita Vaz, Pedro R. Florindo, Álvaro Lopes, Dora Brites, Alexandre Quintas. Forensic Science International, Volume 298, 2019, Pages 1-9.


Optimization of intraocular lens hydrogels for dual drug release: Experimentation and modelling / Andreia F.R. Pimenta, Ana Paula Serro, Rogério Colaço, Anuj Chauhan. European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Volume 141, August 2019, Pages 51-57.


Additive manufacturing of ceramics for dental applications: A review / Raquel Galante, Celio G. Figueiredo-Pina, Ana Paula Serro. Dental Materials, Volume 35, Issue 6, June 2019, Pages 825-846. doi:10.1016/


Tribological Behavior of Restorative Dental Microcomposites After Exposure to Mouth Acids / A. C. Branco, J. Brito, M. Codorniz, M. Steinhausen, F. Martins, J. Reis, P. Maurício, R. Colaço, A. P. Serro. Tribology Letters, September 2019, 67:90.


Adsorption and viscoelastic behaviour of ionic liquid surfactants on gold surfaces / M. Tariq, A.P. Serro, B. Saramago, J.N.C. Lopes, L.P.N.Rebelo. Journal of Molecular Liquids

Volume 282, 15 May 2019, Pages 633-641.


Dual drug delivery from intraocular lens material for prophylaxis of endophthalmitis in cataract surgery / Topete A, Serro AP, Saramago B. Int J Pharm. 2019 Mar 10;558:43-52.


Hydrogels for diabetic eyes: Naltrexone loading, release profiles and cornea penetration / Alvarez-Rivera F, Serro A.P., Silva D., Concheiro A., Alvarez-Lorenzo C. Materials Science and Engineering C 2019 Vol 105, 110092.


Influence of contact configuration and lubricating conditions on the microtriboactivity of the zirconia-Ti6Al4V pair used in dental applications / Branco AC, Moreira V, Reis JA, Colaço R, Figueiredo-Pina CG, Serro AP. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2019 Mar;91:164-173.


Polymer "ruthenium-cyclopentadienyl" conjugates - New emerging anti-cancer drugs / Moreira T, Francisco R, Comsa E, Duban-Deweer S, Labas V, Teixeira-Gomes AP, Combes-Soia L, Marques F, Matos A, Favrelle A, Rousseau C, Zinck P, Falson P, Garcia MH, Preto A, Valente A. Eur J Med Chem. 2019 Apr 15;168:373-384.


Lanthanide complexes with phenanthroline-based ligands: insights into cell death mechanisms obtained by microscopy techniques / Cabral Campello MP, Palma E, Correia I, Paulo PMR, Matos A, Rino J, Coimbra J, Pessoa JC, Gambino D, Paulo A, Marques F. Dalton Trans. 2019 Apr 2;48(14):4611-4624.


Mauriac Syndrome: A Rare Hepatic Glycogenosis in Poorly Controlled Type 1 Diabetes / Patita M., Nunes G., Alves de Matos A., Coelho H., Fonseca C., Fonseca J. GE Portuguese Journal of Gastroenterology, 2019;26:370–374.


Dysphagia predicts poor outcome in late-stage Parkinson's disease / Fabbri M, Coelho M, Abreu D, Guedes LC, Rosa MM, Godinho C, Cardoso R, Guimaraes I, Antonini A, Zibetti M, Lopiano L, Ferreira JJ. Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2019 Mar 2. pii: S1353-8020(19)30089-6.


Sexual Dysfunction and Satisfaction in Kidney Transplant Patients / Mota RL, Fonseca R, Santos JC, Covita AM, Marques N, Matias P, Simões H, Ramos C, Machado D, Cardoso J. J Sex Med. 2019 Jul;16(7):1018-1028.


A survey to assess the availability, implementation rate and remuneration of pharmacist-led cognitive services throughout Europe / Soares IB, Imfeld-Isenegger TL, Makovec UN, Horvat N, Kos M, Arnet I, Hersberger KE, Costa FA. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2019 Feb 2. pii: S1551-7411(18)30772-1.


Identification of potentially inappropriate medications with risk of major adverse cardiac and cerebrovascular events among elderly patients in ambulatory setting and long-term care facilities / João Pedro Aguiar, Luís Heitor Costa, Filipa Alves da Costa, Hubert GM Leufkens, Ana Paula Martins. Clin Interv Aging. 2019; 14: 535–547.


Gastrocolocutaneous fistula: An undetected complication of colon transfixation during percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy / Nunes G, Oliveira G, Cortez-Pinto J, Cruz J, Fonseca J. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2019 Aug;30(8):761-763.


Psychometric properties of the Brief Illness Perception Questionnaire (Brief-IPQ) in Periodontal Diseases / Machado V, Botelho J, Ramos C, Proença L, Alves R, Cavacas MA, Mendes JJ. J Clin Periodontol. 2019 Aug 25.


Starch-Based Pickering Emulsions as Platforms for Topical Antibiotic Delivery: In Vitro and In Vivo Studies. Marto, J.; Duarte, A.; Simões, S.; Gonçalves, L.M.; Gouveia, L.F.; Almeida, A.J.; Ribeiro, H.M. (2019) Polymers, 11 (1), 108


Star-Shaped Gold Nanoparticles as Friendly Interfaces for Protein Electrochemistry: the Case Study of Cytochrome c. Célia M. Silveira,Rosa celeste Zumpano, Miguel Moreira, Miguel Peixoto de Almeida, Maria João Oliveira, Marina Bento, Cláudia Montez, Inês Paixão, Ricardo Franco, Eulália Pereira, and M. Gabriela Almeida ChemElectroChem 2019, 6, 4696–4703.


A quasi-reagentless point-of-care test for nitrite and unaffected by oxygen and cyanide / Tiago Monteiro, Sara Gomes, Elena Jubete, Larraitz Añorga, Célia M. Silveira & Maria Gabriela Almeida. Scientific Reports volume 9, Article number: 2622 (2019). 


Electrochemical Enzyme Biosensors Revisited: Old Solutions for New Problems / Monteiro T, Almeida MG. Crit Rev Anal Chem. 2019;49(1):44-66.


Evidence of Sharing of Klebsiella pneumoniae Strains between Healthy Companion Animals and Cohabiting Humans. Cátia Marques, Adriana Belas, Catarina Aboim, Patrícia Cavaco-Silva, Graça Trigueiro, Luís Telo Gama, Constança Pomba (2019) Journal of Clinical Microbiology.


Klebsiella pneumoniae causing urinary tract infections in companion animals and humans: population structure, antimicrobial resistance and virulence genes. Cátia Marques, Juliana Menezes, Adriana Belas, Catarina Aboim, Patrícia Cavaco-Silva,Graça Trigueiro, Luís Telo Gama, Constança Pomba (2019) Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, Volume 74, Issue 3, 594–602


Drivers of HIV-1 transmission: The Portuguese case. Andrea-Clemencia Pineda-Peña, Marta Pingarilho, Guangdi Li, Bram Vrancken, Pieter Libin, Perpe´tua Gomes, Ricardo Jorge Camacho, Kristof Theys, Ana Barroso Abecasis, on behalf of the Portuguese HIV-1 Resistance Study Group. PLOS ONE, September 30, 2019.


Earlier Initiation of Antiretroviral Treatment Coincides With an Initial Control of the HIV-1 Sub-Subtype F1 Outbreak Among Men-Having-Sex-With-Men in Flanders. Vinken L, Fransen K, Cuypers L, Alexiev I, Balotta C, Debaisieux L, Seguin-Devaux C, García Ribas S, Gomes P, Incardona F, Kaiser R, Ruelle J, Sayan M, Paraschiv S, Paredes R, Peeters M, Sönnerborg A, Vancutsem E, Vandamme A-M, Van den Wijngaert S, Van Ranst M, Verhofstede C, Stadler T, Lemey P and Van Laethem K (2019), Belgium. Front. Microbiol. 10:613.


Tracing the Impact of Public Health Interventions on HIV-1 Transmission in Portugal Using Molecular Epidemiology. Tetyana I. Vasylyeva, Louis du Plessis, Andrea C. Pineda-Peña, Denise Kühnert, Philippe Lemey, Anne-Mieke Vandamme, Perpétua Gomes, Ricardo J. Camacho, Oliver G. Pybus, Ana B. Abecasis, and Nuno R. Faria (2019) The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 233–43.


Characterization of a large cluster of HIV-1 A1 infections detected in Portugal and connected to several Western European countries. Pedro M. M.Araújo, Alexandre Carvalho, Marta Pingarilho, BEST-HOPE study group*, Ana B.Abecasis & Nuno S. Osório (2019) Scientific Reports 9:7223.


In vitro evaluation of novel reverse transcriptase inhibitors TAF (tenofovir alafenamide) and OBP-601 (2,3-didehydro-3-deoxy-4-ethynylthymidine) against multi-drug resistant primary isolates of HIV-2. Bartolo, I., Borrego, P., Gomes, P., Goncalves, F., Caixas, U., Pinto, IV., Taveira, N. (2019) Antiviral Research, vol. 161, pp 85-89. 


Perceived changes in well-being and happiness with gardening in urban organic allotments in Portugal, I. Mourão, M. C. Moreira, T. C. Almeida & L. M. Brito (2019) International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology, 26:1, 79-89.


Does diet strictness level during weekends and holiday periods influence 1-year follow-up weight loss maintenance? Evidence from the Portuguese Weight Control Registry, Jorge, R., Santos, I., Teixeira, V., Teiveira, P. (2019). Nutritional Journal, 18:3.