Scientific journals


  1. Abadie, J., Nguyen, F., Loussouarn, D., Peña, L., Gama, A., Rieder, N., Belousov, A., Bemelmans, I., Jaillardon, L., Ibisch, C., Campone, M.. Canine invasive mammary carcinomas as models of human breast cancer. Part 2: Immunophenotypes and prognostic significance. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, V 167, Nº 2, pp 459-468, DOI: 10.1007/s10549-017-4542-8, January 2018 open access, URL:
  2. Alvites, R.D., Caseiro, A.R., Pedrosa, S.S. , Branquinho, M.E., Varejão, A.S., Maurício, A.C. The Nasal Cavity of the Rat and Mouse-Source of Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Treatment of Peripheral Nerve Injury. Anatomical Record (Hoboken), doi: 10.1002/ar.23844, April 2018, URL:
  3. Araújo, J.P.P., Cerqueira, J.O.L., Pires, P., Amorim, I., Durão, J., Cadavez, V., Santos Silva, J., Dominguez, R., Bermúdez, R., Lorenzo, J.M. Growth performance of Bísaro pigs in hoop barn and confinement housing systems. [Crecimiento de cerdos Bísaros alojados en un sistema hoop barn y en confinamiento tradicional]. Archivos de Zootecnia, Nº extra 1, pp. 31-35, URL:
  4. Carvalho, M.I., Bianchini, R., Fazekas-Singer, J., Herrmann, I., Flickinger, I., Thalhammer, J.G., Pires, I., Jensen-Jarolim, E., Queiroga, F.L. Bidirectional regulation of COX-2 expression between cancer cells and macrophages. Anticancer Research, 38, Nº5, pp 2811-2817, May 2018, URL:
  5. Cardoso M., Pires M.A., Correlo V., Reis R., Paulo M., Viegas C. Biodentine for Furcation Perforation Repair: An Animal Study with Histological, Radiographic and Micro-Computed Tomographic Assessment- Iranian Endodontic Journal, V. 13, Nº3, pp 323-330, September 2018, URL:
  6. Castelo C, Simões J., Risk factors of brucellosis (re-)incidence in sheep and goat flocks in an endemic area of Portugal. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1-4, September 2018, doi: 10.1007/s11250-018-1706-4.
  7. Cerqueira, J. L., Araujo, J. P., Cantalapiedra, J., Blanco-Penedo, I. How is the association of teat-end severe hyperkeratosis on udder health and dairy cow behavior? Revue de Médecine Vétérinaire, V. 169, Nº 1-3, pp 30-37, Septembre 2018, URL:
  8. Costa, D., Diogo, C.C., da Costa, L.M., Pereira, J.E., Filipe, V., Couto, P.A., Geuna, S., Armada-Da-Silva, P.A., Maurício, A.C., Varejão, A.S.P. Kinematic patterns for hindlimb obstacle avoidance during sheep locomotion. Neurological Research, V. 40, Nº11, pp. 963-971, August 2018, URL:
  9. Cruz, R., Esteves, Fernando, Vasconcelos-Nóbrega, Carmen, Santos, Carla, Ferreira, Ana S., Mega, Cristina, Coelho, Ana C., Vala, Helena, Mesquita, Joao R. Outbreaks of abortions by Coxiella burnetii in small ruminant flocks and a longitudinal serological approach on archived bulk tank milk suggest Q fever emergence in Central Portugal. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, V 65, nº 4, pp. 972-975, DOI: 10.1111/tbed.12913, August 2018, URL:
  10. Cruz, R., Esteves, F., Vasconcelos-Nóbrega, C., Santos, C., Ferreira, A.S., Mega, C., Coelho, A.C., Vala, H., Mesquita, J.R. Prospective serosurvey of Coxiella burnetii antibodies in selected sheep of Portugal. pp 1-4, September 2018. URL:
  11. Cruz, R., Esteves, Fernando, Vasconcelos-Nóbrega, Carmen, Santos, Carla, Ferreira, Ana S., Mega, Cristina, Coelho, Ana C., Vala, Helena, Mesquita, Joao R. A Nationwide Seroepidemiologic Study on Q Fever Antibodies in Sheep of Portugal, Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Dieases, DOI: 10.1089/vbz.2018.2294, July 2018; URL:
  12. Queiroz, T.B., Dupeyrón, D., Carvalho, J.C.T., Gaivão, I.O.M., Maistro, E.L. Anthocyanins-loaded eudragit® l100 nanoparticles: In vitro cytotoxic and genotoxic analysis. Genetics and Molecular Research Open Access 17, nº1, Article number/gmr16039875, URL:
  13. Dias, Carla, Borges, Anabela, Oliveira, Diana, Martinez-Murcia, Antonio, Saavedra, Maria José, Simões, Manuel. Biofilms and antibiotic susceptibility of multidrug-resistant bacteria from wild animals. PEERJ, V 6, Número do artigo: e4974, DOI: 10.7717/peerj.4974, June 2018, URL:
  14. Dias, Carla, Borges, Anabela, Saavedra, Maria José, Simões, Manuel. Biofilm formation and multidrug-resistant Aeromonas spp. from wild animals. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance, V 12, pp. 227-234, DOI: 10.1016/j.jgar.2017.09.010, March 2018, URL:
  15. 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. Serologic evidence for Schmallenberg virus circulation at high altitude, Central Portugal, 2015-2016. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 1 October 2018, URL:
  16. Ferreira, L., Vitorino, R., Neuparth, M.J., Rodrigues, D., Gama, A., Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Ferreira, R., Oliveira, P.A. Intense Pulsed Light: Friend or Foe? Molecular Evidence to Clarify Doubts. Anticancer Research, V 38, Nº2, pp. 779-786, DOI: 10.21873/anticanres.12284, February 2018, URL:
  17. 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, December 2017, URL:
  18. Garcia-Diez, Juan, Moura, Dina, Nascimento, Maria Manuel, Saraiva, Cristina. Performance assessment of open-access information about food safety. Journal fur Verbraucherschutz und Lebensmittelsicherheit-Journal of Consumer Protection and Food Safety, V 13, Nº2, pp. 113-124, DOI: 10.1007/s00003-018-1150-4, June 2018; URL:
  19. Guilhermino, L.Vieira, L.R., Ribeiro, D., Tavares, A.S., Cardoso, V., Alves, A., Almeida, J.M. Uptake and effects of the antimicrobial florfenicol, microplastics and their mixtures on freshwater exotic invasive bivalve Corbicula fluminea. Science of the Total Environment, V 622-623, pp. 1131-1142. May 2018, URL:
  20. Lorenzo, J. M., Guedes, C. M., Agregan, R., Sarries, M. V., Franco, D., Silva, S. R. Prediction of foal carcass composition and wholesale cut yields by using video image analysis. Animal, V 12, Nº1, pp. 174-182, DOI: 10.1017/S1751731117001537, January 2018, URL:
  21. Lourenço, Ana L., Booij-Vrieling, Henriette E., Vossebeld, Carmen B., Neves, Antonio, Viegas, Carlos, Corbee, Ronald J. The effect of dietary corn oil and fish oil supplementation in dogs with naturally occurring gingivitis. Journal Of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, V 102, 1382-1389, pp. 1382-1389, DOI: 10.1111/jpn.12932, October 2018 URL:
  22. Marques, A., Ferreira, J., Abreu, H., Pereira, R., Rego, A., Serôdio, J., Christa, G., Gaivão, I., Pacheco, M. Searching for antigenotoxic properties of marine macroalgae dietary supplementation against endogenous and exogenous challenges. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health – Part A, V 81, nº18, pp. 939-956, August 2018, URL:
  23. A.C., Alves, D., Saraiva, S., Soares, A., 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, V 55, nº1, DOI: 10.7589/2017-02-037, June 2018, URL:
  24. Miranda S., Carolino N., Vilhena H., Payan-Carreira, R., Pereira, R.M.L.N. Early embryo development, number, quality, and location and the relationship with plasma progesterone in dogs. Animal Reproduction Science, October 2018, URL:
  25. Moreira, M.J.P. , Silva, A.C., Almeida, J.M.M.M., Saraiva, C. Characterization of deterioration of fallow deer and goat meat using microbial and mid infrared spectroscopy in tandem with chemometrics. Food Packaging and Shelf Life, V 15, pp. 169-180, March 2018, URL:
  26. Moura, D., García-Díez, J., Saraiva, C., Pires, M. A. Case Report: First report of granulosa cell tumour associated with an endometrial adenoma in a crossbreed cow in Portugal. Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, V 69, Nº3, pp. 1155-1160, URL:
  27. Moutinho, M.S.S., Aragão, S., Carmo, D., Casaca, F., Silva, S., Ribeiro, J., Sousa, H., Pires, I., Queiroga, F., Colaço, B., Medeiros, R., Oliveira, P.A., Lopes, C., Bastos, M.M.S.M., Gil da Costa, R.M. Curcumin and rutin down-regulate cyclooxygenase-2 and reduce tumor-associated inflammation in HPV16-transgenic mice. Anticancer Research. V 38, Nº3, pp. 1461-1466, March 2018, URL:
  28. Nascimento-Goncalves, Elisabete, Faustino-Rocha, Ana I., Seixas, Fernanda, Ginja, Mário, Colaço, Bruno, Ferreira, Rita, Fardilha, Margarida, Oliveira, Paula A. Modelling human prostate cancer: Rat models. Life Sciences, V 203, pp.210-224, DOI: 10.1016/j.lfs.2018.04.014, Junr 15 2018, URL:
  29. Nguyen, Frederique, Peña, Laura, Ibisch, Catherine, Loussouarn, Delphine, Gama, Adelina, Rieder, Natascha, Belousov, Anton, Campone, Mario, Abadie, Jerome. Canine invasive mammary carcinomas as models of human breast cancer. Part 1: natural history and prognostic factors. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, V 167, Nº 3, pp. 635-648, DOI: 10.1007/s10549-017-4548-2, February 2018; URL:
  30. Oliveira, Ana Cristina, Luz, Maria Francisca, Granada, Sara, Vilhena, Hugo, Biala, Yaarit, Lopes, Ana Patricia, Cardoso, Luis, Baneth, Gad. Molecular detection of Anaplasma bovis, Ehrlichia canis and Hepatozoon felis in cats from Luanda, Angola. Parasites & Vectors, V 11, Número do artigo: 167, DOI: 10.1186/s13071-018-2767-y, March 2018, URL:
  31. Paixão, G., Esteves, A., Payan-Carreira, R. Characterization of a non-industrial pig production system: the case of Bísaro breed. Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia, V 47, Agosto 2018, URL:
  32. Pinheiro, V., Outor-Monteiro, D., Mourão, J. L., Cone, J. W., Lourenço, A. L. Effects of animal type (wild vs. domestic) and diet alfalfa level on intake and digestibility of European adult rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Journal Of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, V 102, Nº1, pp. E460-E467, DOI: 10.1111/jpn.12774, February 2018, URL:
  33. Pinho Moreira, Maria Joao, Silva, Ana C., Almeida, Jose M. M. M., Saraiva, Cristina. Characterization of deterioration of fallow deer and goat meat using microbial and mid infrared spectroscopy in tandem with chemometrics. Food Packaging and Shelf Life, V 15, pp. 169-180, DOI: 10.1016/j.fpsl.2018.01.010, MArch 2018, URL:
  34. Rostami, H., Seidavi, A., Dadashbeiki, M., Asadpour, Y., Simões, J., Shah, A.A, Laudadio, V., Losacco, C., Perillo, A., Tufarelli ,V. Supplementing dietary rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) powder and vitamin E in broiler chickens: evaluation of humoral immune response, lymphoid organs, and blood proteins. Environ Science Pollution Research International, V. 25, Nº9, pp. 8836-8842. doi: 10.1007/s11356-018-1209-x. March 2018, URL:
  35. Santos, Catia, Goufo, Piebiep, Fonseca, Joao, Pereira, Jose L. S., Ferreira, Luis, Coutinho, Joao, Trindade, Henrique, 2018. Effect of lignocellulosic and phenolic compounds on ammonia, nitric oxide and greenhouse gas emissions during composting. JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, Volume: 171, Páginas: 548-556, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.10.050, Publicado:JAN 10 2018, URL:
  36. Santos, Nuno, Telmo Nunes, Carlos Fonseca, Madalena Vieira-Pinto, Virgílio Almeida, Christian Gortázar, Margarida-Correia-Neves. Spatial Analysis of Wildlife Tuberculosis Based on a Serologic Survey Using Dried Blood Spots, Portugal. Emerging Infectious Diseases, Volume 24, Nº12, December 2018. DOI: 10.3201/eid2412.171357, URL:
  37. Sario, Sara, Silva, Amelia M., Gaivão, Isabel. Titanium dioxide nanoparticles: Toxicity and genotoxicity in Drosophila melanogaster (SMART eye-spot test and comet assay in neuroblasts). Mutation Research-Genetic Toxicology And Environmental Mutagenesis, V 831, pp.19-23, DOI: 10.1016/j.mrgentox.2018.05.001, July 2018, URL:
  38. Seixas, Fernanda, Travassos, Paulo, Coutinho, Teresa, Lopes, Ana Patricia, Latrofa, Maria Stefania, Pires, Maria dos Anjos, Cardoso, Luis, Otranto, Domenico. The eyeworm Thelazia callipaeda in Portugal: Current status of infection in pets and wild mammals and case report in a beech marten (Martes foina). Veterinary Parasitology, V 252, pp. 163-166, DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2018.02.007, MArch 2018, URL:
  39. Seri, H., Chammem, Silva, S., Rodrigues, M., Khorchani, T., Ferreira, L.M.M. Assessment of diet composition of free-ranging antelopes (Addax nasomaculatus) by the combination of microhistological procedures and n-alkanes and long-chain alcohols as faecal markers. Canadian Journal of Zoology, August 2018, URL:
  40. Seri, H., Chammem, Mohsen, Ferreira, Luis M. M., Kechnebou, Marwa, Khorchania, Touhami, Silva, Severiano, R. Effects of seasonal variation, group size and sex on the activity budget and diet composition of the addax antelope. African Journal of Range & Forage Science, V 35, Nº2, pp. 89-100, DOI: 10.2989/10220119.2018.1477831, May 2018, URL:
  41. Serra, Claudia Reis, Magalhaes Júnior, Francisco, Couto, Ana, Oliveira-Teles, Aires, Enes, Paula. Gut microbiota and gut morphology of gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) juveniles are not affected by chromic oxide as digestibility marker. Aquaculture Research, V 49, Nº3, pp.1347-1356,MArch 2018, , URL:
  42. Silva, S.R. , Afonso, J., Monteiro, A. Morais, R., Cabo, A., Batista, A.C., Guedes, C.M., Teixeira, A. Application of bioelectrical impedance analysis in prediction of light kid carcass and muscle chemical composition. Animal, V. 12, Nº6, Pages 1324-1330, June 2018, URL:
  43. Silva, Vanessa, Igrejas, Gilberto, Carvalho, Isabel, Peixoto, Fernando, Cardoso, Lucas, Pereira, Jose Eduardo, del Campo, Rosa, Poeta, Patricia. Genetic Characterization of vanA-Enterococcus faecium Isolates from Wild Red-Legged Partridges in Portugal. Microbial Drug Resistance, V 24, Ѻ1, pp. 89-94, DOI: 10.1089/mdr.2017.0040, January 2018, URL:
  44. Silva, Vanessa, Igrejas, Gilberto, Falco, Virgílio, Santos, Teresa P., Torres, Carmen, Oliveira, Ana M. P., Pereira, Jose Eduardo, Amaral, Joana S., Poeta, Patricia. Chemical composition, antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of phenolic compounds extracted from wine industry by-products, Food Control, V 92, pp. 516-522, DOI: 10.1016/j.foodcont.2018.05.031, October 2018, URL:
  45. Silva, Vanessa, Peixoto, Fernando, Igrejas, Gilberto, Parelho, Carolina, Garcia, Patricia, Carvalho, Isabel, Sousa, Margarida, Pereira, Jose Eduardo, Armindo, Quintas Dinis Poeta, Patricia Alexandra Curado. First Report on vanA-Enterococcus faecalis Recovered from Soils Subjected to Long-Term Livestock Agricultural Practices in Azores Archipelago. International Journal of Environmental Research, V 12, Nº1, pp. 39-44, DOI: 10.1007/s41742-018-0068-0, March 2018, URL:
  46. Silvestre, A., Martins, Â., Santos, V., Colaço, J., Genetic parameters of calving ease in dairy cattle using threshold and linear models. Italian Journal of Animal Science, Open Access, pp. 1-8, June 2018, 8, URL:
  47. Silva, T, Silva, J.C., Colaço, B., Gama, A., Duarte-Araújo, M., Fernandes, M.H., Bettencourt, A., Gomes, P. In vivo tissue response and antibacterial efficacy of minocycline delivery system based on polymethylmethacrylate bone cement. Journal of Biomaterials Applications, V 33, Nº3, pp. 380-391. doi: 10.1177/0885328218795290, September 2018, URL:
  48. Simões, João, Pires, Alda F.A. Reproductive disorders in Portuguese Serrana goats and its effects on milk production. Revista Colombiana De Ciencias Pecuarias, V 31, Nº1, pp 64-71, DOI: 10.17533/udea.rccp.v31n1a08, January 2018, URL:
  49. Sousa, F., Blanco-Penedo, I., Cantalapiedra, J., Sanchez, L., Iglesias, A., Colaço, A.J., Payan-Carreira, R. Contribution of non-genetic factors to the reproductive performance of mirandesa cows. [Contribuição de fatores não-genéticos para o desempenho reprodutivo de vacas mirandesa]. Archivos de Zootecnia, Open Access, V 67, Nº258, pp. 200-210, URL:
  50. Sousa, Nuno, Moreira, Maria Joao, Saraiva, Cristina, de Almeida, Jose M. M. M. Applying Fourier Transform Mid Infrared Spectroscopy to Detect the Adulteration of Salmo salar with Oncorhynchus mykiss. Foods, V 7, Nº 4, Número do artigo: 55, DOI: 10.3390/foods7040055, April 2018; URL:
  51. Vilaça-Alves, Jose, Muller, Fernanda, Rosa, Claudio, Payan-Carreira, Rita, Lund, Rafael, Matos, Filipe, Garrido, Nuno, Saavedra, Francisco Jose, Reis, Victor Machado. Cardiorespiratory, enzymatic and hormonal responses during and after walking while fasting. PLOS ONE, V 13, Nº 3, Número do artigo: e0193702, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0193702, March 2018. URL:
  52. Vilhena, Hugo, Figueiredo, Marta, Ceron, Jose J., Pastor, Josep, Miranda, Sonia, Craveiro, Helder, Pires, Maria A., Tecles, Fernando, Rubio, Camila P., Dabrowski, Roman, Duarte, Sofia, Silvestre, Ana C., Tvarijonaviciute, Asta. Acute phase proteins and antioxidant responses in queens with pyometra. Theriogenology, V. 115, pp. 30-37, DOI: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2018.04.010, July 2018, URL:
  53. Vilhena, Hugo, Tvarijonaviciute, Asta, Ceron, Jose J., Pastorinho, M. Ramiro, Martinez-Subiela, Silvia, Pastor, Josep, Silvestre-Ferreira, Ana C. Acute phase proteins response in cats naturally infected by hemotropic mycoplasmas. Comparative Immunology Microbiology And Infectious Diseases, V 56, pp1-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.cimid.2017.11.001, February 2018, URL:
  54. Williams, Paul D., Paixão, G. On-farm storage of livestock vaccines may be a risk to vaccine efficacy: a study of the performance of on-farm refrigerators to maintain the correct storage temperature. BMC Veterinary Research, V. 14, Número do artigo: 136, DOI: 10.1186/s12917-018-1450-z, April 2018, URL:
  55. Yaripour M., Seidavi A., Dadashbeiki M., Laudadio V., Tufarelli V., Ragni, M., Payan-Carreira R. Impact of supra-nutritional levels of vitamins A and E on fertility traits of broiler breeder hens in late production phase. Agriculture (Basel), V 8, Nº10, 149, pp. 111, September 2018, URL:


International scientific journals

  1. A. Albuquerque, L. Campino, L. Cardoso, S. Cortes, “Evaluation of four molecular methods to detect Leishmania infection in dogs”, Parasites & Vectors, Vol. 10, No57, pp.1-5, March 2017, URL:
  2. A. Coelho, A. Coelho, A., J. García-Diez, M. Pires, M. Pinto, “Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by several diagnostics techniques in clinical suspected sheep”, HELLENIC VETERINARY MEDICAL SOC., Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, Vol. 68,167-174, 2017, URL:
  3. A. Giannelli, G. Capelli, A. Joachim, B. Hinney, B. Losson, Z. Kirkova, M. René-Martellet, E. Papadopoulos, R. Farkas, E. Napoli, E. Brianti, C. Tamponi, A. Varcasia, A. Margarida Alho, L. Madeira de Carvalho, L. Cardoso, C. Maia, V. Mircean, A.D. Mihalca, G. Miró, M. Schnyder, C. Cantacessi, V. Colella, M.A. Cavalera, M.S. Latrofa, G. Annoscia, M. Knaus, L. Halos, F. Beugnet, D. Otranto, “Lungworms and gastrointestinal parasites of domestic cats: a European perspective”, Elsevier, International Journal for Parasitology, Vol. 47, No9, pp.517-528, August 2017, URL:
  4. A. Nogueira, H. Vala, C. Vasconcelos-Nóbrega, A.F. Faustino-Rocha, C.A. Pires, A. Colaço, M.J. Pires, “Long-term treatment with chaethomellic acid A reduces glomerulosclerosis and arteriolosclerosis in a rat model of chronic kidney disease”, Elsevier, Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Vol. 96,pp.489-496, December 2017, URL:
  5. A. Ramos, M.J. Saavedra, M.A. Pires, R. Ozorio, P. Rema, “Dietary probiotic supplementation improves growth and the intestinal morphology of Nile tilapia”. Cambridge University Press, Animal, Vol. 11, No8, pp1259-1269, August 2017, URL:
  6. A. Tidy, S. Fangueiro, J.P. Dubey, L. Cardoso, A.P. Lopes, “Seroepidemiology and risk assessment of Toxoplasma gondii infection in captive wild birds and mammals in two zoos in the North of Portugal”, Veterinary Parasitology, Elsevier,Vol. 235, pp.47–52, February 2017, URL:
  7. A.C. Matos, L. Figueira, M.H. Martins, M. Matos, M., Álvares, A. Mendes, M.L. Pinto, A.C. Coelho, “Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in kidney samples of red deer (Cervus elaphus) in Portugal: Evaluation of different methods.”, he Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, Vol. 79, No3, pp.692-698, March 2017, URL:
  8. A.C. Silvestre-Ferreira, L. Vieira, H. Vilhena, J.J. Cerón, A. Tvarijonaviciute, J.A. Montoya-Alonso, E. Carretón, J. Pastor, “Serum acute phase proteins in Dirofilaria immitis and Wolbachia seropositive cats”, Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, Sage, Vol. 19, No6, pp.693-696, June 2017, URL:
  9. A.F. Pereira, P. Borges, A. Fontbonne, L. Cardoso, I. Gaivão, A. Martins-Bessa, “The Comet assay for detection of DNA damage in canine sperm”, Reproduction in Domestic Animals, Vol. 52, pp.1149-1152, August 2017, URL:
  10. A.I. Faustino-Rocha, A. Gama, P.A. Oliveira, K. Vanderperren, J.H. Saunders, M.J. Pires, R. Ferreira, M. Ginja, “A Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasonographic Study About the Impact of Long-term Exercise Training on Mammary Tumor Vascularization”, Journal of Ultrasound Medicine, Wiley, Vol. 36, no2, pp.2466-2469, June 2017, URL:
  11. A.I. Faustino-Rocha, Adelina Gama, Paula A. Oliveira, Antonieta Alvarado, Maria J. Neuparth, Rita Ferreira, Mário Ginja, “Effects of lifelong exercise training on mammary tumorigenesis induced by MNU in female Sprague–Dawley rats”, Springer, Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Vol. 17, no1, pp.151-160, May 2017, URL:
  12. A.I. Faustino-Rocha A. Gama, M.J. Neuparth, P.A. Oliveira, R. Ferreira, M. Ginja, “Mast Cells in Mammary Carcinogenesis: Host or Tumor Supporters?”, Anticancer Research, International Institute of Anticancer research, Vol. 37, No3, pp.1013-1021, March 2017, URL:
  13. A.I. Faustino-Rocha A. Gama, P.A. Oliveir, A. Alvarado, R. Ferreira, M. Ginja, “A spontaneous high-grade undifferentiated mammary carcinoma in a seven-week-old female rat”, Experimental Toxicology Pathology, Elsevier, Vol. 69, No5, pp.241-244, June 2017, URL.
  14. A.I. Faustino-Rocha A. Gama, P.A. Oliveira, K. Vanderperren, J.H. Saunders, M.J. Pires, R. Ferreira, M. Ginja, “Modulation of mammary tumor vascularization by mast cells: Ultrasonographic and histopathological approaches”, Life Sciences, Elsevier, Vol. 176, pp.35-41, May 2017, URL:
  15. A.I. Faustino-Rocha, R. Ferreira, A. Gama, P.A. Oliveira, M. Ginja, “Antihistamines as promising drugs in cancer therapy”, Life Sciences, Elsevier, Vol. 172, pp.27-41, March 2017, URL:
  16. A.I. Padrão, A.C. Figueira, A.I. Faustino-Rocha, A. Gama, M.M. Loureiro, M.J. Neuparth, D. Moreira- Gonçalves, R. Vitorino, F. Amado, L.L. Santos, P.A. Oliveira, J.A. Duarte, R. Ferreira, “Long-term exercise training prevents mammary tumorigenesis-induced muscle wasting in rats through the regulation of TWEAK signalling”, Wiley, Acta Physiologica (Oxford)., Vol. 219, No4, pp. 803-813, March 2017, URL:
  17. A.M. Alho, C. Lima, M.S. Latrofa, V. Colella, S. Ravagnan, G. Capelli, L. Madeira de Carvalho, L. Cardoso, D. Otranto, “Molecular detection of vector-borne pathogens in dogs and cats from Qatar”, BioMed Central Lda, Parasit Vectors, Vol. 10, No298, pp. 1-5, June 2017.
  18. A.P. Lopes, A.C. Oliveira, S. Granada, F.T. Rodrigues, E. Papadopoulos, H. Schallig, J.P. Dubey, L. Cardoso “Antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii and Leishmania spp. in domestic cats from Luanda, Angola”, Wiley, Veterinary Parasitology, Elsevier, Vol. 239, pp.15–18, May 2017, URL:
  19. Alireza Seidavi, Mohammad Dadashbeika, Mohammad Alimohammadi-Saraei, René van der Hoven, Rita Payan Carreira, Vitor Laudadio, Vicenzo Tufarellis, “Effects of dietary inclusion level of a mixture of probiotic cultures and enzymes on broiler chickens immunity response”, Environmental Science ad Pollution research, Springer, Vol. 24, No5, pp.4637-4644, February 2017, URL:
  20. Ana R. Gouveia, Marcio Alves, José M.M.M. de Almeida, F. Silva-Monteiro, G. Gonzálea-Aguilar, J.A. Silva, C. Saraiva, “The antimicrobial effect of essential oils against listeria monocytogenes in sous vide cook- chill beef during storage”, Wiley, Journal of Food Processing and Preseservation, Vol. 41, no4, pp.e13066, Augist 2017, URL:
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Technical journals

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