Scientific journals


  1. Carvalho, A., Gaivão, I., Lima-Brito, J., Seed osmopriming with PEG solutions in seeds of three infraspecific taxa of Pinus nigra: Impacts on germination, mitosis and nuclear DNA. Forest Ecology and Management, Volume 456, Article nº11773915, January 2020 (Q1). Doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2019.117739


International scientific journals

  1. Alonso-Diez, Á., Ramos, A., Roccabianca, P., Barreno, L., Pérez-Alenza, M.D., Tecilla, M., Avallone, G., Gama, A., Peña, L., Canine Spindle Cell Mammary Tumor: A Retrospective Study of 67 Cases, Veterinary Pathology, Volume 56, Nº4, pp. 526-535. March 2019 (Q1). doi:10.1177/0300985819829522
  2. Andrade, E., Rodrigues, M.A.M., Ribeiro, L., Mendes, C.Q., Ferreira, L.M.M., Pinheiro, V. Effect of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) stover dietary inclusion level on total tract apparent digestibility of nutrients in growing rabbits. World Rabbit Science, Vol. 27, Nº1, pp. 15-20, MArch 2019 (Q2). doi:10.4995/wrs.2019.10450
  3. Baneth, G., Cardoso, L., Brilhante-Simões, P., Schnittger, L.,Establishment of Babesia vulpes n. sp. (Apicomplexa: Babesiidae), a piroplasmid species pathogenic for domestic dogs, Parasites & Vectors, Open Access, Vol. 12, Nº1, Article nº129, March 2019 (Q1). doi:1186/s13071-019-3385-z
  4. Barradas, P.F., de Sousa, R., Vilhena, H., Oliveira, A.C., Luz, M.F., Granada, S., Cardoso, L., Lopes, A.P., Gonçalves, H., Mesquita, J.R., Ferreira, P., Amorim, I., Gärtner, F., Serological and molecular evidence of Bartonella henselae in cats from Luanda city, Angola, Acta Tropica, Vol. 195, pp. 142-144, July 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.actatropica.2019.04.012
  5. Baptista, J., Simões, M., Borges, A., Effect of plant-based catecholic molecules on the prevention and eradication of Escherichia coli biofilms: A structure activity relationship study. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, Volume 141, pp. 101-113, July 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.ibiod.2018.02.004
  6. Canadas, A., França, M., Pereira, C., Vilaça, R., Vilhena, H., Tinoco, F., Silva, M.J., Ribeiro, J., Medeiros, R., Oliveira, P., Dias-Pereira, P., Santos, M., Canine Mammary Tumors: Comparison of Classification and Grading Methods in a Survival Study, Veterinary Pathology, Vol. 56, Nº 2, pp. 208-219, March 2019 (Q1). doi:1177/0300985818806968
  7. Camassa, J.A., Diogo, C.C., Bonelli, M.A., Simões, P.B., Silva, A.S., Silva, A.M., Azevedo, J.T., Viegas, C.A., Dias, I.R., Capillary electrophoresis of serum proteins along lifespan and different metabolic stages in sheep. Journal of Veterinary Science & Medical Diagnosis, Volume 8, nº1, pp (IF 0.595; Q1). January 2019.
  8. Carvalho, M.I., Pires, I., Prada, J., Pinto, C., Gregório, H., Cogliati, B., Queiroga, F.L., Assessing the Interleukin 35 Immunoexpression in Malignant Canine Mammary Tumors: Association With Clinicopathological Parameters and Prognosis. Anticancer Research, Volume 39, Nº4, pp. 2077-2083, April 2019 (Q2). doi:10.21873/anticanres.13319
  9. Cota, J.B., Silva, V.F.D., Chambel, L., Veloso, M.G., Vieira-Pinto, M., Oliveira, M., Pheno and genotyping of Salmonella from slaughtered pigs in a Portuguese abattoir reveal differential persistence ability. Veterinary Microbiology, Volume 239, Article nº108457, December 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.vetmic.2019.108457
  10. Dias, C., Ribeiro, M., Correia-Branco, A., Domínguez-Perçes, R., Martel, F., Saavedra, M.J., Simões, M. Virulence, attachment and invasion of Caco-2 cells by multidrug-resistant bacteria isolated from wild animals. Microbial Pathogenesis, Vol. 128, pp. 230-235, March 2019 (Q2). doi:1016/j.micpath.2019.01.011
  11. Fernandes, S., Brilhante-Simões, P., Coutinho, T., Cardoso, L., Dubey, J.P., Lopes, A.P., Comparison of indirect and modified agglutination tests for detection of antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in domestic cats. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, August 2019 (Q1). doi:1177/1040638719868753
  12. Ferreira, J., Marques, A., Abreu, H., Pereira, R., Rego, A., Pacheco, M., Gaivão, I., Red seaweeds Porphyra umbilicalis and Grateloupia turuturu display antigenotoxic and longevity-promoting potential in Drosophila melanogaster. European Journal of Phycology, pp. 1-12, July 2019 (Q1). doi:1080/09670262.2019.1623926)
  13. Ferreira, T., Campos, C., Silva, M.G., Ribeiro, R., Santos, S., Almeida, J., Pire, M.J., Gil da Costa, R.M., Córdova, C., Nogueira, A., Neuparth, M.J., Medeiros, R., Basto, M. S., Gaivão, I., Peixoto, F.,Oliveira, M.M., Oliveira, P.A., The Cyclooxigenase-2 Inhibitor Parecoxib Prevents Epidermal Dysplasia in HPV16-Transgenic Mice: Efficacy and Safety Observations. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, Volume 20, Nº16, Article nº 3902, August 2019 (Q1). doi:3390/ijms20163902
  14. Garcês, A., Pires, I., Pacheco, F.A.L., Fernandes, L.F.S., Soeiro, V., Lóio, S., Prada, J., Cortes, R., Queiroga, F.L., Preservation of wild bird species in northern Portugal – Effects of anthropogenic pressures in wild bird populations (2008-2017). Science of the Total Environment, Volume 650, Part 2, pp 2996-3006. February 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.022
  15. Andreia Garcês, Patrícia Poeta, Vanessa Soeiro, Sara Lóio, Anicia Cardoso-Gomes, Carmén Torres and Isabel Pires Pyometra Caused by Staphylococcus lentus in a Wild European Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases, Volume 55, Nº3, pp. 724-727, July 2019 (Q2). doi:7589/2018-06-158
  16. Garcês, A., Correia, S., Amorim, F., Pereira, J.E., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., First report on extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) producing Escherichia coli from European free-tailed bats (Tadarida teniotis) in Portugal: A one-health approach of a hidden contamination problem, Journal of Hazardous Materials, pp. 219-224, May 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.jhazmat.2017.12.053
  17. Ginja, M., Pires, M.J., Gonzalo-Orden, J.M., Seixas, F., Correia-Cardoso, M., Ferreira, R., Fardilha, M., Oliveira, P.A., Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Anatomy and imaging of rat prostate: Practical monitoring in experimental cancer-induced protocols. Diagnostics, Open Access, Volume 9, Nº 3, Article number 68, June 2019 (Q2). doi:3390/diagnostics9030068
  18. Gonçalves-Anjo, N., Leite-Pinheiro, F., Ribeiro, R., Requixa, J.F., Lourenço, A.L., Dias, I., Viegas, C., Bastos, E. Toll-like receptor 9 gene in Periodontal Disease – A promising biomarker. Gene, 687, pp. 207-21, March 2019, (Q1). doi:10.1016/j.gene.2018.11.060
  19. Lima, C., Colella, V., Latrofa, M.S., Cardoso, L., Otranto, D., Alho, A.M., Molecular detection of Leishmania spp. in dogs and a cat from Doha, Qatar, Parasites and Vectors, Open Access, Vol. 12, Nº1, Article nº125, March 2019 (Q1). doi:1186/s13071-019-3394-y
  20. Lopez, C.L., Celaya, R., Ferreira, L.M.M., García, U., , Rodrigues, M.A.M., Osoro, K., Comparative foraging behaviour and performance between cattle and horses grazing in heathlands with different proportions of improved pasture area. Journal of Applied Animal Research. Volume 47, Nº1, pp. 377-385, January 2019 (Q2). doi: 10.1080/09712119.2019.1649679)
  21. Martins, M., Matos, A.C., Coelho, A.C., Brida, T., Delgado, F., Animal health and food safety systems applied to livestock farms [Sistemas de garantia de segurança alimentar aplicado às explorações pecuárias]. Archives of Veterinary Science, Open Access, Volume 24, Nº 2, 2019, pp. 93-114, March 2019 (Q4).
  22. Marques, A, Gaivão, I., Rego, A., Abreu,, Pereira, R., Santos, M.A., Guilherme, S., Pacheco, M., Marine macroalgae as a dietary source of genoprotection in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata) against endogenous and exogenous challenges. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part C: Toxicology & Pharmacology, Vol.  219, pp: 12-24, May 2019 (Q2). doi:10.1016/j.cbpc.2019.01.006
  23. Margatho, G., Rodríguez-Estévez, V., Quintas, H., Simões, J., The effects of reproductive disorders, parity and litter size on milk yield of serrana goats. Animals, Open Access, Volume 9, nº11, Article nº 968, November 2019 (Q1). doi: 10.3390/ani9110968
  24. Meester, M., Swart, A., Deng, H., van Roon, A., Trevisan, C., Dorny, P., Gabriël, S., Vieira-Pinto, M., Johansen, M.V., van der Giessen, J., A quantitative risk assessment for human Taenia solium exposure from home slaughtered pigs in European countries, Parasites & Vectors, 12, Nº1, article number: 82, pp. 1-18, February 2019 (Q1). doi:10.1186/s13071-019-3320-3
  25. Moreira, M.J., Oliveira, I., Silva, J.A., Saraiva, C. Safety and quality assessment of roasted pork loin obtained by cook chill system and packed in modified atmosphere. LWT, Food Science and Technology, 101, pp. 711-722, March 2019 (Q1). doi:10.1016/j.lwt.2018.11.060
  26. Moreira, M.J., García-Díez, J., Almeida, J.M.M.M., Saraiva, C. Evaluation of food labelling usefulness for consumers, International Journal of Consumer Studies, International Journal of Consumer Studies, Volume 47, pp. 327-334. January 2019, (Q2). doi:1111/ijcs.12511
  27. Mota, M.P., dos Santos, Z.A., Soares, J.F.P., de Fátima Pereira, A., João, P.V., O’Neil Gaivão, I., Oliveira, M.M., Intervention with a combined physical exercise training to reduce oxidative stress of women over 40 years of age, Experimental Gerontology, Vol. 123, pp. 1-9, August 2019 (Q2). doi:1016/j.exger.2019.05.002
  28. Nowacka-Woszuk, J., Szczerbal, I., Stachowiak, M., Szydlowski, M., Nizanski, W., Dzimira, S., Maslak, A., Payan-Carreira, R., Wydooghe, E., Nowak, T., Switonski, M., Association between polymorphisms in the SOX9 region and canine disorder of sex development (78,XX; SRY-negative) revisited in a multibreed case-control study. PLoS ONE, Vol. 14, Nº6, Article number e0218565, June 2019 (Q1). doi:1371/journal.pone.0218565
  29. Oliveira, I.M., Borges, A., Borges, F., Simões, M., Repurposing ibuprofen to control Staphylococcus aureus biofilms. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 166, pp. 197-205, March 2019 (Q1). doi: 10.1016/j.ejmech.2019.01.046
  30. Orlando, J.B., Silva, B.O., Pires-Cunha, C.L., Hiruma-Lima, C.A., Gaivão, I.O.D.M., Maistro, E.L., Genotoxic effects induced by beta-myrcene following metabolism by liver HepG2/C3A human cells. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health – Part A, 88, Nº3, pp. 176-185, March 2019 (Q2).  doi:10.1080/15287394.2019.1577195
  31. Paixão, G., Martins, Â., Esteves, A., Payan-Carreira, R., Carolino, N., Genetic parameters for reproductive, longevity and lifetime production traits in Bísaro pigs. Livestock Science, Vol. 225, pp. 129-134, May 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.livsci.2019.05.010
  32. Pereira, A., Cristóvão, J.M., Vilhena, H., Martins, Â., Cachola, P., Henriques, J.,Coimbra, M., Catarino, A., Lestinova, T., Spitzova, T., Volf, P., Campino, L., Maia, C., Antibody response to Phlebotomus perniciosus saliva in cats naturally exposed to phlebotomine sand flies is positively associated with Leishmania infection, Parasites & Vectors, Open Access, Vol. 12, Nº1, Article nº128, March 2019 (Q1). doi:1186/s13071-019-3376-0
  33. Pereira, A., Ayhan, N., Cristóvão, J.M., Vilhena, H., Martins, Â., Cachola, P., Henriques, J., Coimbra, M., Catarino, A., Lestinova, T., Spitzova, T., Volf, P., Campino, L., Charrel, R., Maia, C., Antibody response to Toscana virus and sandfly fever sicilian virus in cats naturally exposed to phlebotomine sand fly bites in Portugal. Microorganisms, Volume 7, Nº 9, Article nº 339, pp 1-8, September 2019 (Q1). Doi: 3390/microorganisms7090339
  34. Pereira, I, Fraga, S., Maltez, L., Requicha, J., Guardão, L., Oliveira, J., Prada, J., Alves, H., Santos, J.D., Teixeira, J.P., Pereira, J.E., Soares, R., Gama, F.M., In vivo systemic toxicity assessment of an oxidized dextrin-based hydrogel and its effectiveness as a carrier and stabilizer of granular synthetic bone substitutes. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research – Part A, Volume 107, Nº9, pp. 1678-1689, March 2019 (Q1). doi:1002/jbm.a.36683
  35. Pereira, J.A., Dionísio, L., Patarata, L., Matos, T.J.S., Multivariate nature of a cooked blood sausage spoilage along aerobic and vacuum package storage. Food Packaging and Shelf Life, Volume 20, Article nº100304, pp. 1-7, February 2019 (Q1).  doi:1016/j.fpsl.2019.100304
  36. Pereira, J.L.S., Ferreira, S., Pinheiro, V., Trindade, H., Ammonia and greenhouse gas emissions following the application of clinoptilolite on the litter of a breeding hen house. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Volume 26, Nº8, pp. 885-8857, February 2019 (Q2). doi:1007/s11356-019-04429-2
  37. Pereira, J.L.S., Ferreira, S. , Pinheiro, V., Trindade, H., Effect of magnesium sulphate addition to broiler litter on the ammonia, nitrous oxide, carbon dioxide and methane emissions from housing. Atmospheric Pollution Research, Vol. 10, Nº4, pp. 284-1290, July 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.apr.2019.02.012
  38. Pereira, V., Marques, A., Gaivão, I., Rego, A., Abreu, H., Pereira, R., Santos, M.A., Guilherme, S., Pacheco, M., Marine macroalgae as a dietary source of genoprotection in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata) against endogenous and exogenous challenges. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology – Part – C: Toxicology and Pharmacology, 219, pp. 12-24, May 2019 (Q2). doi:10.1016/j.cbpc.2019.01.006
  39. Pinto, L., Torres, C., Gil, C., Nunes-Miranda, J.D., Santos, H.M., Borges, V., Gomes, J.P., Silva, C., Vieira, L., Pereira, J.E., Poeta, P., Igrejas, G., Multiomics assessment of gene expression in a clinical strain of CTX-M-15-producing ST131 Escherichia coli. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology – Part – C: Toxicology and Pharmacology, , Vol 10, Article nº00831, May 2019 (Q2). doi:3389/fmicb.2019.00831
  40. Pires, H., Martins, M., Matos, A.C., Cardoso, L., Monteiro, F., Roque, N., Nunes, T., Gottstein, B., Cortes, H. Geospatial analysis applied to seroepidemiological survey of canine leishmaniosis in east-central Portugal. Veterinary Parasitology, Volume 274, Article nº 108930, October 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.vetpar.2019.108930
  41. Pires, M.A., Catarino, J.C., Vilhena, H., Faim, S., Neves, T., Freire, A., Seixas, F., Orge, L., Payan-Carreira, R., Co-existing monophasic teratoma and uterine adenocarcinoma in a female dog, Reproduction in Domestic Animals, Volume 57, Nº7, pp. 1044-1049, March 2019 (Q2). doi:1111/rda.13430
  42. Quaresma, M., Bacellar, D., Leiva, B., Silva, S.R., Estimation of Live Weight by Body Measurements in the Miranda Donkey Breed. Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, Vol 79, pp. 30-34, May 2019 (Q2). doi:1016/j.jevs.2019.05.014
  43. Ramos, P., Carvalho, R., Rosa, F., Alexandre-Pires, G., Seixas, F., Esteves, A., Huffman, D., Huffmanela lusitana sp. n. (Nematoda: Trichosomoididae) infecting pouting, Trisopterus luscus (Teleostei: Gadidae) off the Atlantic coast of Portugal. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife, Vol. 9, pp. 266-273, May 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.ijppaw.2019.05.010
  44. Rema, P., Saravanan, S., Armenjon, B., Motte, C., Dias, J., Graded Incorporation of Defatted Yellow Mealworm (Tenebrio molitor) in Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Diet Improves Growth Performance and Nutrient Retention. Animals, Volume 9, Nº4, Article nº 187, April 2019 (Q1). doi:10.3390/ani9040187
  45. Rodrigues, F.T., Pereira, C., Dubey, J.P., Nóvoa, M., Quaresma, M., Schallig, H., Cardoso, L., Lopes, A.P., Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii and Leishmania spp. in domestic donkeys from Portugal, Revista Brasileira de parasitologia Veterinaria (Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology), 28, Nº 1, pp. 172-176, Open Access, January 2019 (Q2). doi: 10.1590/S1984-296120180091
  46. Santos, S., Ferreira, T., Almeida, J., Pires, M.J., Colaço, A., Lemos, S., Da Costa, R.M.G., Medeiros, R., Bastos, M.M.S.M., Neuparth, M.J., Abreu, H., Pereira, R., Pacheco, M., Gaivão, I., Rosa, E., Oliveira, P.A., Dietary supplementation with the red seaweed porphyra umbilicalis protects against DNA damage and pre-malignant dysplastic skin lesions in HPV-transgenic mice. Marine Drugs, Volume 17, Nº11, Article nº615, pp. 1-13, Open Access, October 2019 (Q2). doi: 3390/md17110615
  47. Saraiva, S., Esteves, A. , Stilwell, G., Influence of different housing systems on prevalence of keel bone lesions in laying hens. Avian Pathology, Volume 48, Nº5, pp. 454-459. June 2019 (Q1). doi:1080/03079457.2019.1620914
  48. Silva, V., Nunes, J., Gomes, A., Capita, R., Alonso-Calleja, C., Pereira, J.E., Torres, C., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P. . Detection of antibiotic resistance in escherichia coli strains: Can fish commonly used in raw preparations such as sushi and sashimi constitute a public health problem? Journal of Food Protection, Volume 82, nº7, Pages 1130-1134, July 2019 (Q2). doi: 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-18-575
  49. Silvestre, A., Martins, A., Santos, V., Colaço, J., Genetic parameters of calving ease in dairy cattle using thresholdand linear models- Italian Journal of Animal Science, Volume 18, Nº1, pp. 80-87, January 2019 (Q1). doi:1080/1828051X.2018.1482801
  50. Soares, A.S., Miranda, C., Teixeira, C.A., Coutinho, J.C., Trindade, H. Coelho, A.C., Impact of different treatments on Escherichia coli during storage of cattle slurry. Journal of Environmental Management,  236, pp. 327-327, April 2019 (Q1).  doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.02.005
  51. Souza, A. C. S.., Silva, L.K., Queiroz, T.B., Marques, E.S., Hiruma-Lima, C.A., Gaivão, I.O.M., Maistro, E.L., Citral presents citotoxic and genotoxic effects in human cultured cells. Drug and Chemical Toxicology, March 2019, (Q2). doi:1080/01480545.2019.1585445
  52. Vasconcelos, J.S., Siqueira, R.A.S., Lucena, R.B., Dantas, A.F.M., Alves, A.G.A., Anatomopathological and immunohistochemical characterization of skin gland tumors in dogs [Caracterização anatomopatológica e imuno-histoquímica dos tumores das glândulas cutâneas em cães]. Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Vol 71, Nº2, pp. 411-424, March 2019 (Q3). doi:1590/1678-4162-10371.
  53. Vasconcelos, H.C.A.S.G., de Almeida, J.M.M.M., Saraiva, C.M.T., da Silva Jorge, P.A., Coelho, L.C.C., Mach-Zehnder Interferometers Based on Long Period Fiber Grating Coated with Titanium Dioxide for Refractive Index Sensing. Journal of Lightwave Technology, Volume 37, nº 18, Article nº 8695793, Pages 4584-4589, September 2019 (Q1). doi:1109/JLT.2019.2912829
  54. Vilhena, H., Tvarijonaviciute, A., Cerón, J.J., Figueira, A.C., Miranda, S., Ribeiro, A., Canadas, A., Dias-Pereira, P., Rubio, C.P., Franco, L., Tecles, F., Cabeças, R., Pastor, J., Silvestre-Ferreira, A.C., Acute phase proteins and biomarkers of oxidative status in feline spontaneous malignant mammary tumors. Veterinary and Comparative Oncology, Volume 17, Nº3, pp. 394-306. April 2019 (Q1). doi:1111/vco.12486


  1. Diogo, C.C., da Costa, L.M., Pereira, J.E., Filipe, V., Couto, P.A., Guena, S., Armada-da-Siçva, P.A., Maurício, A.C., Varejão, A.S.P. Kinematic and kinetic gait analysis to evaluate functional recovery in thoracic spinal cord injured rats. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 98, pp. 18-28, March 2019 (Q1). doi:10.1016/j.neubiorev.2018.12.027.
  2. do Vale, B., Lopes, A.P., d a Conceição Fontes, M., Silvestre, M., Cardoso, L., Coelho, A.C.,Thelaziosis due to Thelazia callipaeda in Europe in the 21st century—A review. Veterinary Parasitology, Volume 275, Article nº108957, November 2019~(Q1). doi:1016/j.vetpar.2019.108957
  3. Flores, A.R., Lobo, J., Nunes, F., Rêma, A., Lopes, P., Carvalho, L., Bartosch, C., Amorim, I., Gärtner, F., Canine ovarian gonadoblastoma with dysgerminoma overgrowth: A case study and literature review. Journal of Ovarian Research, Open Access Volume 12, nº 1, Article number 89, September 2019 (Q1). doi:1186/s13048-019-0561-x
  4. Franssen, F., Gerard, C., Cozma-Petruţ, A., Vieira-Pinto, M., Jambrak, A.R., Rowan, N. , Paulsen, P., Rozycki, M., Tysnes, K., Rodriguez-Lazaro, D., Robertson, L., Inactivation of parasite transmission stages: Efficacy of treatments on food of animal origin. Trends in Food Science and Technology, Vol 83, pp 114-128, January 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.tifs.2018.11.009
  5. Garcês, A., Pires, I., Rodrigues, P., Teratological effects of pesticides in vertebrates: a review, Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part B-Pesticides. Food Contaminants and Agricultural Wastes, open access, pp. 1-16. September 2019 (Q3). doi:1080/03601234.2019.1660562

Short comunications

  1. Barradas, P.F., Mesquita, J.R., Lima, C., Cardoso, L., Alho, A.M., Ferreira, P., Amorim, I., de Sousa, R., Gärtner, F., Pathogenic Rickettsia in ticks of spur-thighed tortoise (Testudo graeca) sold in a Qatar live animal market. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, pp. 1-5, October 2019 (Q1). doi:1111/tbed.13375
  2. Cerqueira, J.O.L., Araújo, J.P., Cantalpiedra, J., Silva, S.R., 2019. Welfare in dairy cows – Evaluaion indicators. Journal of Dairy and Veterinary Science, Volume 15, Nº3, pp. 2573-2196, August 2019. Doi: 10.19080/JDVS.2019.13.5558623
  3. Cruz, I., Vinhas, A.R., Dubey, J.P., Cardoso, L., Cotovio, M., Lopes, A.P., First report of antibodies to Neospora In horses from Portugal, Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, Vol. 28, Nº1, pp. 161-163, March 2019 (Q2). doi:10.1590/S1984-296120180081
  4. Esteves, F., Cruz, R., Vasconcelos-Nóbrega, C., Santos, C., Ferreira, A.S., Petrovic, T., Cardoso, L., Coelho, A.C., Vala, H., Nascimento, M.S.J., ., Mesquita, J.R., Bulk-Tank Milk Longitudinal Serosurvey Reveals Decreasing Schmallenberg Virus Circulation in a Confined Population of Portuguese Sheep. Vector borne and Zoonotic diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.), Volume 19, Nº 9, pp. 708-710, September 2019 (Q2). doi:1089/vbz.2018.2420
  5. Ramilo, D.W., Monteiro, C., Carreira, M., Fonseca, I.P., Cardoso, L., First report of Neotrombicula inopinata enfestation in domestic cats from Portugal., Veterinary Parasitology, Vol. 267, pp. 1-3, March 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.vetpar.2019.01.007
  6. Rodrigues, F.T., Moreira, F.A., Coutinho, T., Dubey, J.P., Cardoso, L., Lopes, A.P., Antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii in slaughtered free-range and broiler chickens. Veterinary Parasitology, Volume 271, pp. 51-53, July 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.vetpar.2019.06.007

Case reports

  1.    Pereira, A.L., Mateus, T. L., Llaneza, L., .Duarte, S.D., Giardia sp. and Cryptosporidium sp. in Iberian Wolf. Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, Volume 70, Nº 2, pp. 1579-1582, April 2019 (Q4). doi:10.12681/jhvms.20864


  1. Correia, S., Silva, V., García-Díez, J., Teixeira, P., Pimenta, K., Tejedor-Junco, M.T., Oliveira, S., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., Absence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in cattle from Portugal: A one health approach. Infection and Drug Resistance, Open Access, Volume 12 pp 3421-3423, November 2019 (Q1). doi: 2147/IDR.S22247810.2147/IDR.S222478
  2. Matos, A.C., Alves, D., Saraiva, S., Soares, A.S., Soriano, T., Figueira, L., Fraga, F., Matos, M., Coelho, A.C., Isolation of talaromyces marneffei from the skin of an Egyptian Mongoose (Herpestes ichneumon) in Portugal. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, Vol 55, Nº 1, pp. 238-241, January 2019 (Q2). doi:7589/2017-02-037
  3. Oliveira, P.A., Seixas, F., Re: A study in a rat initiation-promotion bladder tumour model demonstrated no promoter/progressor potential of dapagliflozin. Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology, Vol. 106, pp. 346, May 2019 (Q1). doi:1016/j.yrtph.2019.05.010)

Book reviews

  1.   Cardoso, L., 2019, Review of “Pests and vector-borne diseases in the livestock industry” edited by Claire Garros, Jérémy Bouyer, Willem Takken and Renate C. Smallegange, Parasites & Vectors, Vol 12, Nº 1, pp. 55, January 2019 (Q1). doi:10.1186/s13071-019-3315-0


  1. Almeida, A., Almeida, M., Barros, L., Dias-Pereira, P., Canadas-Sousa, A., Figueira, A.C., Craveiro, H., Montezinho, L., Silvestre-Ferreira, A.C., Tvarijonaviciute, Vilhena, H., Escribano, D., Warburg effect in queens with spontaneous mammary tumors. European Journal of Clinical Investigation, Volume 49, Supplement 1, pp. 191-192. April 2019, Resumo do encontro: P023-F
  2. Bastos-de-Carvalho, C., Silvestre, M., Nóvoa, M., Payan-Carreira, R., Quaresma, M., Correlation between morphological characterization of jenny (equus asinus) endometrial biopsy and quantification of collagen deposition by image analysis. Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 166, pp. 133, January 2019
  3. Devesa, J., Triguinho, A., Quaresma, M., Pires, M.A., Silva, Garcia, P., Maia, L., Pinto, M.L., A case of congenital hypothyroidism and dysmaturity syndrome in a donkey filly. Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 166, pp. 137, January 2019.
  4. Gonçalves, A., Martins,J., Pires, M.A., Alves, A., Schmitt, F., Bastos, E., Gama, A., Epidermal growth factor receptor expression in primary and metastatic canine mammary carcinomas. Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 166, pp. 108, January 2019.
  5. Nowaczyk, R.; Nowak, M.; Boos, A., Payan-Carreira, R., Miranda, S., Aslan, S., Kaya, D., Kowalewski, M.P., Conceptus-mediated peri-implantation modulation of uterine immune responses in the dog. REeproduction in Domestic Animals, Volume 54, Special edition SI Supplemento 1, pp: 16-16, Resumo do encontro: 31 February 2019. Conferência: 52nd Annual Conference of Physiology and Pathology of Reproduction Local: Gottingen, GermanyData: FEB 20-22, 2019.
  6. Oliveira, P., Nascimento-Goncalves, E., Colaco, B., Ferreira, R., Fardilha, M., Faustino-Rocha, A., Neuparth, M., Duarte, J., Seixas, F., Moreira-Goncalves, D., An active lifestyle decreases the severity of prostate cancer lesions in male Wistar rats. European Journal of Clinical Investigation, Volume 49, Supplement 1, pp. 93-93. April 2019., Resumo do encontro: S7-O5
  7. Oliveira, P., Faustino-Rocha, A., Pires, M.J., Ferreira, R., Gama, A., Intense pulsed light on skin carcinogenesis: histological analysis. European Journal of Clinical Investigation, Volume 49, Supplement 1, pp. 124-125. April 2019. Resumo do encontro: P059-T.
  8. Oliveira, P., Ginja, M., Gama, A., Ferreira, R., Rocha-Faustino, A., Moderate exercise training on mammary cancer: A preclinical study. European Journal of Clinical Investigation, Volume 49, Supplement 1, pp. 114, April 2019. Resumo do encontro: P033-T
  9. Pereira, V., Marques, A., Gaivao, I., Rego, A., Abreu, H., Pereira, R., Santos, M.A., Guilherme, S. Pacheco, R., Marine macroalgae as a dietary source of genoprotection in gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata) against endogenous and exogenous challenges. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology C-Toxicology & Pharmacology Volume 219, pp. 12-24, May 2019. Conferência: 3rd Aquaculture Conference Local: Qingdao, PEOPLES R CHINA Data: SEP 25-28, 2018
  10. Pinho, P.P., Arantes-Rodrigues, R., Gaivao, I., Gomes, Z., Brito, M., Moutinho, O., Colaco, B., Pinto-Leite, R., How rapid freezing affects active mitochondria, DNA integrity and seminal parameters of human sperm?, Human Reproduction, Volume 34 Supplement 1, pp. 345-346 Resumo do encontro: P-445, July Conferência: 35th Annual Meeting of the European-Society-of-Human-Reproduction-and-Embryology (ESHRE) Local: Vienna, AUSTRIA Data: JUN 24-26, 2019 Patrocinador(es): European Soc Human Reprod & Embryol
  11. Pinho, P., Arantes-Rodrigues, R., Gomes, Z.; Brito, M., Moutinho, O., Gaivao, I., Peixoto, F., Colaco, B., Leite, R.P., Effects of cryopreservation on spermatic parameters, DNA integrity and mitochondrial activity: a preliminary study. Medicine, Volume 98, Nº26 Resumo do encontro: P25, June 2019, Conferência: 22nd Annual Meeting of the Portuguese-Society-of-Human-Genetics (SPGH) Local: Porto, PORTUGAL Data: NOV 15-17, 2018 Patrocinador(es): Portuguese Soc Human Genet
  12. Pires, M.A., Catarino, J., Vilhenay, H., Faimz, S., Nevesz, T., Freirez, A., Seixas, F., Payan-Careira, R., Canine monophasic teratoma co-existing with auterine adenocarcinoma. Journal of Comparative Pathology, V. 166, pp. 127, January 2019
  13. Pires, M.A., Ferreira-Dias, G., Catarino, J., Bastos-de-Carvalho, C., Silvestre, M., Nóvoa, M., Payan-Carreira, R., Quaresma, M., Correlation between morphological characterization of jenny (equus asinus) endometrial biopsy and quantification of collagen deposition by image analysis Journal of Comparative Pathology, V. 166, pp. 166, January 2019
  14. Pires, M.A., Lopes, D., Rodrigues, E., Seixas, F., Payan-Careira, R., The carcinoembryonic antigen: A predictor for endometrial lesions in the cat? Journal of Comparative Pathology, V. 166, pp. 125, January 2019
  15. Quaresma, M.; Freire, A.; Neiva, B.; Martins-Bessa, A., Miranda breed donkey fetal age determination by real-time ultrasound measurement of the fetal eye – a preliminary study. Reproduction in domestic animals Volume: 54, Special Edition: SI Supplement 3, pp. 99-99 Resumo do encontro: September 2019.
  16. Santos,, Balça-Silva, J., Félix, L., Valentim. A.M., Pires, M.A., Gonçalves, C., Pinto, M.L., Effects of ketamine exposure in zebrafish central nervous system proliferation capability. Journal of Comparative Pathology, V. 166, pp. 121, January 2019
  17. Vilhena,, Canadas, A., Miranda, S., Figueira, A.C., Fonseca, M.I., Craveiro, H., Payan-Carreira, R., Dias-Pereira, P., Pires, M.A., Uterine and ovarian tumours in queens presented with mammary masses. Journal of Comparative Pathology, V. 166, pp. 113, January 2019
  18. Vilhena, H., Miranday, S., Fonsecaz, M.I., Craveirox, H., Payan-Carreira, R., Pires, M.A., Clinicopathological characterization offeline endometrial adenocarcinomas. Journal of Comparative Pathology, V. 166, pp. 129, January 2019.