Scientific journals


International 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, Volume 167, Nº2, pp. 459-468, Octobre 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4542-8
  2. Albuquerque, A., Campino, L., Cardoso, L., Cortes, S. “Evaluation of four molecular methods to detect Leishmania infection in dogs”, Parasites & Vectors, Volume 10, No57, pp.1-5, March 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2002-2
  3. Alho, A.M., Lima, C.,  Latrofa, M.S.,  Colella, V., Ravagnan, S.,  Capelli, G., Madeira de Carvalho, L. Cardoso, L., Otranto, D. “Molecular detection of vector-borne pathogens in dogs and cats from Qatar”, Parasites &  Vectors, Volume 10, No298, pp. 1-5, June 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2237-y.
  4. Andrade, E., Pinheiro, V., Gonçalves, A., Cone, J.,  Marques, G., Silva, V., Ferreira, L.M., Rodrigues,  M. “A novel feedstuff: ensiling of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.) stover and apple (Malus domestica Borkh.) mixtures. Evaluation of the nutritive value, fermentation quality and aerobic stability”, Journal of the Science and Food Agriculture, Wiley, Volume 97, pp.4306-4313, April 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1002/jsfa.8307/full
  5. Andrade, E., Pinheiro, V., Gonçalves, A., Cone, J.,  Marques, G., Silva, V., Ferreira, L.M., Rodrigues,  M. “Potential use of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) stover treated with white-rot fungi as rabbit feed”, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. Wiley, Volume. 97, pp.4386-4390, May 2017 (Q1).  doi: 10.1002/jsfa.8395/full
  6. Barradas, P.F., Vilhena, H., Pliveira, A.C.,  Granada, S., Amorim, I., Ferreira, P., Cardoso, L., Gartner,  F., Sousa, R. “Serological and molecular detection of spotted fever group Rickettsia in a group of pet dogs from Luanda, Angola”, BiomedCentrel, Parasites & Vectors, Volume 10, Nº271, pp.1-4, May 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2216-3
  7. Blagojevic, B., Robertson, L.J., Vieira-Pinto, M. ,Vang Johansen, M., Laranjo-Gonzalez, M, Gabriel, S. “Bovine cysticercosis in the European Union: Impact and current regulations, and an approach towards risk- based control”, Food Control, Volume 78, pp.64-71, August 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1016/j.foodcont.2017.02.052
  8. Camassa, J.A., Diogo, C.C.,  Sousa, C.P., Azevedo, J.T.A.,  Viegas, C.A., R.L. Reis, R.L.,  Dias, I. R., “Bone turnover markers in sheep and goat: A review of the scientific literature”, Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, Volume 89, No1, pp.231-245, MArch 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1590/0001-3765201720160407
  9. Camassa, J.A., Diogo, C.C.,  Bordelo, J.P.A.,  Bonelli, J.M.A., Viegas, C.A., Azevedo, J.T., R. Dias, I.R. “Tartrate-resistant acid phosphate as biomarker of bone turnover over the lifespan and different physiologic stages in sheep”, BMC Veterinary Research, Volume 13, Nº1, Article nº239, August 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1186/s12917-017-1170-9
  10. Carvalho, I., del Campo, R., Sousa, M., Silva, N.,  Carola, J., Marinho, C., Santo, T., Patrícia Poeta, P., Carvalho, S., Nóvoa, M., Quaresma, M., Perira, J.E., Cobo, M., Igrejas, G. “Antimicrobial-resistant Escherichia coli and Enterococcus spp. isolated from Miranda donkey (Equus asinus): an old problem from a new source with a different approach”, Journal of Medical Micorbiology, Volume 66, Nº2, pp.191-202, February 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.000423
  11. Carvalho, M.I., Pires, I., Prada, J., Raposo, T.P., Gregório, H., Lobo, L., Queiroga, F.L. “High COX-2 expression is associated with increased angiogenesis, proliferation and tumoural inflammatory infiltrate in canine malignant mammary tumours: a multivariate survival study”, Veterinary and Comparative Oncology, Volume 15, pp. 619-631, June 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1111/vco.12206
  12. Cerqueira, J.O.L.,  Araújo, J.P.P., Blanco-Penedo, I., Cantalapiedra, J.T., Sorensen, J.T., Niza-Ribeiro, J.J.R., “Relationship between stepping and kicking behavior and milking management in dairy cattle herds”, Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, Volume 19, pp.72-77, May-June 2017 (Q1).doi: 10.1016/j.jveb.2017.02.002
  13. Coelho, A., Coelho, A.,  García-Diez, J., Pires, M., Pinto, M. “Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by several diagnostics techniques in clinical suspected sheep”,  Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society, Volume 68, pp. 167-174, February 2017, (Q4). doi: 10.12681/jhvms.15601
  14. Cristovão, F., Andreas, A., Igrejas, C., Igrejas, G., Sousa, M., Silva, V., Pereira, J.E.,  Lozano, C., Cortés-Cortés, G., Torres, C., Poeta,  P. “Clonal diversity of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing Escherichia coli isolates in fecal samples of wild animals”, FEMS Microbiology Letters, Volume 364, No5, fnx039, March 2017 (Q2). doi::10.1093/femsle/fnx039
  15. Dantas-Torres, F., Maia, C., Latrofa, M.S., Annoscia, G., Cardoso, L., Otranto, D. “Genetic characterization of Rhipicephalus sanguineus (sensu lato) ticks from dogs in Portuga”, Parasite & Vectors, Volume 10, Nº133, pp.1-5, March 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2072-1
  16. Diogo, C.C., Camassa, J.A., Pereira, J.E., Costa, L.M., Filipe, V., Couto, P.A., Geuna, S., Maurício, A.C.,  Varejão, A.S. “The use of sheep as a model for studying peripheral nerve regeneration following nerve injury: review of the literature”, Neurological Research, Volume 11, pp. 1-14, June 2017 (Q2). doi:  10.1080/01616412.2017.1331873
  17. Diogo, C.C., Costa, L.M., PPereira, J.E., ilipe, V., Couto, P.A.,Magalhães, L.G., Geuna, S., Amada-da-Silva, P.A., Maurício,A.C., Varejão, A.S. “Dynamic feet distance: A new functional assessment during treadmill locomotion in normal and thoracic spinal cord injured rats”, Behavioural Brain Research, Volume 335, pp.132-135, September 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2017.08.016
  18. Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Gama, A., Oliveira, P.A., Vanderperren, K., Saunders, J.H., Pires, M.J., Ferreira, R., Ginja, M. “A Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasonographic Study About the Impact of Long-term Exercise Training on Mammary Tumor Vascularization”, Journal of Ultrasound Medicine, Volume 36, Nº2, pp.2466-2469, June 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1002/jum.14287
  19. Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Gama, A., Oliveira, P.A., Alvarado, A., Neuparth, M.J., Ferreira, R., Ginja, M. “Effects of lifelong exercise training on mammary tumorigenesis induced by MNU in female Sprague–Dawley rats”, Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Volume. 17, Nº1, pp.151-160, May 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1007/s10238-016-0419-0
  20. Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Gama, A., M.J. Neuparth, M.J., Oliveira, P.A., Ferreira, R., Ginja, M. “Mast Cells in Mammary Carcinogenesis: Host or Tumor Supporters?”, Anticancer Research,  Volume 37, Nº3, pp.1013-1021, March 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.21873/anticanres.11411
  21. Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Gama, A., Oliveira, P.A., Alvarado, A., Ferreira, R., Ginja, M. “A spontaneous high-grade undifferentiated mammary carcinoma in a seven-week-old female rat”, Experimental and Toxicology Pathology, Volume 69, Nº5, pp. 241-244, June 2017 (Q2).  doi:10.1016/j.etp.2017.01.006
  22. Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Gama, A., Oliveira, P.A., Vanderperren, K., Saunders, J.H., Pires, M.J., Ferreira, R., Ginja, M. “Modulation of mammary tumor vascularization by mast cells: Ultrasonographic and histopathological approaches”, Life Sciences, Volume 176, pp.35-41, May 2017 (Q1). doi:  10.1016/j.lfs.2017.03.013
  23. Faustino-Rocha, A.I.,Ferreira, R., Gama, A., Oliveira, P.A., Ginja, M. “Antihistamines as promising drugs in cancer therapy”, Life Sciences, Volume 172, pp.27-41, March 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1016/j.lfs.2016.12.008
  24. Félix, F., Oliveira, M.M., Videira, R., Maciel, E., Alves, N.D., Nunes, F.M., Alves, A., Almeida, J.M., Domingues, M.R.M., Peixoto, F.P. ”Carvedilol exacerbate gentamicin-induced kidney mitochondrial alterations in adult rat”, Experimental and Toxicologic Pathology, Volume 69, Nº2, pp.83–92, February 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1016/j.etp.2016.11.006
  25. 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, Volume 370, pp. 219-224, December 2017 (Q1).  doi: h10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.12.053
  26. García-Diez, J., Moura, D., Nascimento, M.N., Saraiva, C. “Web information for food operators: is it enough to comply with the food safety and public heath policy?”, Public health, Volume 149, pp.39-44, August 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2017.04.008
  27. García-Diez, J., Alheiro, J.,  Pinto, A.L., Soares, L.,  Falco, V., Fraqueza, M.J., Patarata, L. “The Impact of Essential Oils on Consumer Acceptance of Chouriço de vinho – A Dry-Cured Sausage Made from Wine- Marinated Meat – Assessed by the Hedonic Scale, JAR Intensity Scale and Consumers’ “Will to Consume and Purchase”, Journal of Food Processing and Preservation, Volume 41, Nº4, Article nºe13056, August 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1111/jfpp.13056
  28. García-Diez, J., Alheiro, J.,  Pinto, A.L., Falco, V., Fraqueza, M.J., Patarata, L. “Synergistic Activity of Essential Oils from Herbs and Spices Used on Meat Products against Food Borne Pathogens”, Natural Product Communications, Volume 12, Nº2, pp. 281-286, February 2017 (Q3). doi:10.1177/1934578X1701200236
  29. García-Diez, J., Alheiro, J.,  Pinto, A.L., Falco, V., Fraqueza, M.J., Patarata, L. “Chemical characterization and antimicrobial properties of herbs and spices essential oils against pathogens and spoilage bacteria associated to dry-cured meat products”, Journal of Essential Oil Research, Volume 29, Nº2, pp.117-125, February 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1080/10412905.2016.1212738
  30. García-Diez, J., Patarata, L. “Influence of salt level, starter culture, fermentable carbohydrates, and temperature on the behaviour of L. monocytogenes in sliced chouriço during storage, Acta Alimentaris. Volume 46, Nº2, pp. 206-213, June 2017 (Q3). doi: 10.1556/066.2017.46.2.10
  31. Giannelli, A., Capelli, G., Joachim, A., Hinney, B., Losson, B., Kirkova, Z., René-Martellet, M., Papadopoulos, E., Farkas, R., Napoli, E., Brianti, E., Tamponi, C.,  Varcasia, A., Alho, M., Madeira de Carvalho, L., Cardoso, L., Maia, C., Mircean, V., Mihalca, A.D., Miró, G., Schnyder, M., Cantacessi, C., Colella, V., Cavalera, M.A., Latrofa, M.S., Annoscia, G., Knaus, M., Halos, L., Beugnet, F., Otranto, D. “Lungworms and gastrointestinal parasites of domestic cats: a European perspective”, International Journal for Parasitology, Volume 47, Nº9, pp.517-528, August 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2017.02.003
  32. Gil da Costa, R., Pires, M.A., Peleteiro, C., Di Maio, D. “An update on canine, feline an bovine papillomaviruses”. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, Volume 64, pp1371-1379, October 2017 (Q1).  doi: 10.1111/tbed.12555
  33. Gouveia, A.R., Alves, M., Almeida, M.M.M., Silva-Monteiro, F., Gonzálea-Aguilar, G., Silva, J.A., Saraiva, C. “The antimicrobial effect of essential oils against listeria monocytogenes in sous vide cook- chill beef during storage”, Journal of Food Processing and Preservation, Volume 41, Nº4, pp.e13066, Augist 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1111/jfpp.13066
  34. Graubner, F.R., Reichler, I., Rahman, N., Payan-Carreira, R., Boos, A., Kowalewski, M. “Decidualization of the canine uterus: From early until late gestational in vivo morphological observations, and functional characterization of immortalized canine uterine stromal cell lines”, Reproduction in Domestic Animals, Volume 52, supplement Nº2, pp.137–147, April 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1111/rda.12849
  35. Gregório, H., Raposo, T., Queiroga, F.L., Pires, I., Pena, L., Prada, J. “High COX-2 expression in canine mast cell tumours is associated with proliferation, angiogenesis and decreased overall survival”, Veterinary Comparative Oncology, Vololume 15, pp.1382-1392, November 2016 (Q1). doi: doi/10.1111/vco.12280
  36. Lima, C., Mesquita, J.R., Brancal, H., Vahlenkamp, T., Teixeira, A.R., Cardoso, L., Amorim, C., , Santarém, N., Silva, A.C. “The use of Escherichia coli total antigens as a complementary approach to address seropositivity to Leishmania antigens in canine leishmaniosis”, Parasitology, Volume 144, Nº10, pp.1384-1393, September 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1017/S0031182017000713
  37. Lopes, A.P., Oliveira, A.C., Granada, S., Rodrigues, F.T., Papadopoulos, E., Schallig, H., Dubey, J.P., Cardoso, L.  “Antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii and Leishmania spp. in domestic cats from Luanda, Angola”, Veterinary Parasitology, Volume 239, pp.15–18, May 2017 (Q1). doi: : 10.1016/j.vetpar.2017.04.009
  38. Félix, L.,  Oliveira, M.M., Videira, R., Maciel, E., Alves, N.D., Nunes, F.M., Alves, A., Almeda, J.M., Rosário, M., Domingues, M., Peixoto, F. “Carvedilol exacerbate gentamicin-induced kidney mitochondrial alterations in adult rat”, Elsevier, Experimental and Toxicologic Pathology, Volume 69, Nº2, pp. 83-92, February 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1016/j.etp.2016.11.006
  39. Khazaei, R., Esmailzadeh, L., Seidavi, A., Simões, J. “Comparison between rosemary and commercial antioxidant blend on performance, caecal coliform flora and immunity in broiler chickens fed with diets containing different levels of poultry fat”, Journal of Applied Animal Research, Volume 45, Nº1, pp.263-267, January 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1080/09712119.2016.1174125
  40. Laranjo-González, M., Devleesschauwer, B., Trevisan, C., Allepuz, A., Sotiraki, S., Abraham, A.,  Afonso, M.B., Blocher, J., Costa, J.M.C., Dorny, P., Gabriel, S., Gomes, J., Gómez-Morales, M.A., Jokelainer, P., Kaminski, M., Krt, B., Pascal Magnussen, P., Robertson, L.J., Schmidt, V., Schmutzhard, E., Suzanne G.,  Smit, A.,  Soba, B.,  Stensvold, C.R.,  Stanic, J., Troell, K., Rataj, A.V., Vieira-Pinto, M., Vilhena, M., Wardrop, N.A., Weinkler, A.S.,  Darmaw, V.  “Epidemiology of taeniosis/cysticercosis in Europe, a system review: Western Europe, Patasites & Vectors, Volume 10, pp. 1-14, July 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2280-8
  41. Marques, E.S., Tsuboy, M.S.F.,  Carvalho, J.C.T., Rosa, P.C.P., Perazzo, F.F., Gaivão, I.,  Maistro, E.L. “First cytotoxic, genotoxic, and antigenotoxic assessment of Euterpe oleracea fruit oil (açaí) in cultured human cells”, Genetics and Molecular Research, Volume 16, Nº3, pp.1-11, August 2017 (Q4). doi: 10.4238/gmr16039700.
  42. Marques, O., Canadas, A., Faria, F., Oliveira, E., Amorim, I., Seixas, F., Gama, A., Lobo-da-Cunha, A., Silva, B.M.D., Porto, G.,  Lopes, C. “Expression of iron-related proteins in feline and canine mammary gland reveals unexpected accumulation of iron“. Biotechnic & Histochemistry, Volume 92, Nº8, pp. 584-597, November 2017 (Q2).  doi: 10.1080/10520295.2017.1369160
  43. Matos, A.C., Figueira, L., Martins, M.H., Matos, M., Álvares, M., Mendes, A., Pinto, M.L., Coelho, A.C. “Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in kidney samples of red deer (Cervus elaphus) in Portugal: Evaluation of different methods.”, The Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, Volume 79, Nº3, pp.692-698, March 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1292/jvms.16-0153
  44. Miguéis, S., Saraiva, C., Esteves, A. “Efficacy of LISTEX P100 at Different Concentrations for Reduction of Listeria monocytogenes Inoculated in Sashimi”, Journal of Food Protection: Volume 80, Nº12, pp. 2094-2098, December 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-17-098
  45. Miró, G., Petersen, C., Cardoso, L., Bourdeau, P., Baneth, G., Solano-Gallego, L., Pennisi, M.G.,Ferrer, L., Oliva, G. “Novel Areas for Prevention and Control of Canine Leishmaniosis”, Trends in Parasitology, Volume 33, Nº9, pp. Q1.718-730, September 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1016/
  46. Mota, M.P., antos, Z., Soares, J., Ana Pereira, A.P., Peixoto, F., Gaivão, I., Oliveira, M. “Oxidative stress Function in Women over 40 Years of age, considering their lifestyle”, Frontiers in Endocrinology, Volume 8, Article nº48, March 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.3389/fendo.2017.00048
  47. Moura, A.T., Saraiva, C., Miguéis, S., Esteves, A. Fontes, M.C. Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Coagulase-Positive and Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci in Ready-to-Eat Sashimi”, Journal of Aquatic Food Product Technology, Volume 26, Nº1, pp. 98-102, January 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1080/10498850.2015.1099069
  48. Nogueira, A., Vala, H., Vasconcelos-Nóbrega, C., Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Pires, C.A.,  Colaço, A., Pires, M.J. “Long-term treatment with chaethomellic acid A reduces glomerulosclerosis and arteriolosclerosis in a rat model of chronic kidney disease”, Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Volume 96, pp.489-496, December 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1016/j.biopha.2017.09.137
  49. Nguyen, F., Peña, L., bisch, C., Loussouarn, D., Gama, A., Rieder, N., Belousov, A., Campone, M., Abadie, J. “Canine invasive mammary carcinomas as models of human breast cancer. Part 1: natural history and prognostic factors.”, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, Volume 167, Nº3, pp. 635-648, October 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4548-2
  50. Padrão, A.I., Figueira, A.C., Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Gama, A., Loureiro, M.M., Neuparth, M.J., Moreira- Gonçalves, D., Vitorino, R., Amado, F., Santos, L.L., Oliveira, P.A., Duarte, J.A., Ferreira, R. “Long-term exercise training prevents mammary tumorigenesis-induced muscle wasting in rats through the regulation of TWEAK signalling”, Acta Physiologica (Oxford)., Volume 219, Nº4, pp. 803-813, March 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1111/apha.12721
  51. Pereira, A.F., Borges, P., Fontbonne, A., Cardoso, L., Gaivão, I., Martins-Bessa, A. “The Comet assay for detection of DNA damage in canine sperm”, Reproduction in Domestic Animals, Volume 52, pp.1149-1152, August 2017 (Q2).  doi: 10.1111/rda.13042
  52. Pereira, J.A., Ferreira Dias, S., Dionísio, L., Patarata, L., Matos, H. “Application of unsteady-state heat transfer equations to thermal process of morcela de arroz from monchique region, a portuguese traditional blood sausage”, Journal of Food Processing and Preservation, Volume 41, Nº2, Article nº12870, April 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1111/jfpp.12870
  53. Pereira, J.A., Ferreira Dias, S., Dionísio, L., Patarata, L., Matos, H. “Application of unsteady-state heat transfer equations to thermal process of morcela de arroz from monchique region, a portuguese traditional blood sausage”, Journal of Food Processing and Preservation, Volume 41, Nº2, Article nºe12870, April 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1111/jfpp.12870
  54. Pinheiro, D., Machado, J., Viegas, C., Batista, C.,  Bastos, E., Magalhães, J., Pires, M.A., Cardoso, L., Martins Bessa, A. “Evaluation of biomarker canine-prostate specific arginine esterase (CPSE) for the diagnosis of benign prostatic hyperplasia”, BMC Veterinary Research, Volume 13, Nº76, March 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1186/s12917-017-0996-5
  55. Pinheiro, V., Outor-Monteiro, D., Mourão, J.L., Lourenço, A.L. “Effects of animal type (wild vs. domestic) and diet alfalfa level on intake and digestibility of european adult rabbit (oryctolagus cuniculus)”, Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, Volume102: e460-e467, September 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1111/jpn.12774
  56. Poorghasemi, M., Seidavi, A., Mohammadi, M., Simões, J., Laudadio V. Tufarelli,  V. “Effect of Dietary Inclusion of Lemon Balm (Melissa Officinalis L.) Extract on performance, gut microflora, blood parameters, immunity and carcass traits of broilers”, pp.263-270, The Journal of Poultry Science, Volume 54, pp. 263-271, April 2017 (Q2). doi: doi:10.2141/jpsa.0170001
  57. Queiroz, T.B., Santos, G.F., Ventura, S.V., Hiruma-Lima, C.A.,  Gaivão, I., Maistro, E.L. “Cytotoxic and genotoxic potential of geraniol in peripheral blood mononuclear cells and human hepatoma cell line HepG2” Genetics and Molecular Research, Volume 16, Nº3, pp.1-13, September 2017 (Q3). doi: 10.4238/gmr16039777
  58. Quintas, H., Pereira, F., Neto, I.C., Simões J., “Udder health indicators of Serrana goats breed used for milk production of the “transmontano goat cheese”, Actas Iberoamericanas en Conservación Animal, Vol. 9, pp.53-56, July 2017. URL:
  59. Ramos, M.A., Gonçalves, J.F.M., Costas, B.,  Batista, S., Locmann, R.,  Pires, M.A., Rema, P., Ozório, R. “Commercial Bacillus probiotic supplementation of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchys mykiss) and brown trout (Salmo trutta): growth, immune responses and intestinal morphology” Aquaculture Research, Volume 46, Nº5, pp. 2538-2549, May 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1111/are.13090
  60. Ramos, M.A., Batista, S., Pires, M.A., Silva, A.P., ereira, L.F., Saavedra, M.J., Ozório, R.O., Rema, P. “Dietary probiotic supplementation improves growth and the intestinal morphology of Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus)”, Animal, Volume 11, Nº8, pp.1259-1269, August 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1017/S1751731116002792
  61. Raposo, T.P., Pires, I., Prada, J., Queiroga, F.L., Argyle, D.J. “Exploring new biomarkers in the tumour microenvironment of canine inflammatory mammary tumours.” Veterinary and Comparative Oncology, Volume 15, Nº2, pp. 655-666, May 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1111/vco.12209
  62. Ribeiro, J., Caseiro, A.R., Pereira, T.,  Armada-da-Silva, P.A., Pires, I., Prada, J., Amorim, I., Reis, I.L., Amado, S.,  Santos, J.D., Bompasso, S., Raimondo, S.,  Varejão, A.S., Geuna, A., Luís, A.L., Maurício, A.C. “Evaluation of PVA biodegradable electric conductive membranes for nerve regeneration in axonotmesis injuries: the rat sciatic nerve animal model”, Journal of Biomedical Material Research Part A, Vol. 105, Nº5, pp.1267-1280, May 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1002/jbm.a.35998
  63. Rostami, H., Seidavi, A., Dadashbeiki, M., Asadpour, Y., Simões, J., Laudadio, V., Milis, C., Tufarelli, V. “Oxidative stability of chilled broiler breast meat as affected by dietary supplementation with rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) powder and vitamin E”, Food Science and Nutrition, Volume. 5, pp.901-910, April 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1002/fsn3.474
  64. Santos, V.A.C., ilvestre, A.M., Azevedo, J.M.T., Silva, S.R. “Estimation of carcase composition of goat kids from joint dissection and conformation measurements”, Italian Journal of Animal Science, Volume 96, Nº4, pp.659-665, May 2017 (Q2). doi: 10.1080/1828051X.2017.1321472
  65. Saraiva, C., Vasconcelos, H., Almeida, J.M. “A chemometrics approach applied to Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) for monitoring the spoilage of fresh salmon (Salmo salar) stored under modified atmospheres”, International Journal of Food Microbiology, Vololume 16, Nº241, pp.331-339, January 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2016.10.038
  66. Seidavi, A., Dadashbeika, M., Alimohammadi-Saraei, M., van der Hoven, R., ayan R., Carreira,  Laudadio, V., Tufarellis, V. “Effects of dietary inclusion level of a mixture of probiotic cultures and enzymes on broiler chickens immunity response”, Environmental Science ad Pollution Research, Volume 24, Nº5, pp.4637-4644, February 2017 (Q1). doi: 10.1007%2Fs11356-016-8206-8
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Abstracts of scientific meetings

  1. Alves, D., Matos, A.C., Saraiva, C., Soares, A.S., Figueira, L., Pinheiro, V.,  Matos, M.,  Coelho, A.C. “First case of detection of Talaromyces marneffei in a hare (Lepus granatensis)”, WRSA, World Rabbit Science, Vol. 25, pp.293, July-September 2017.
  2. Carvalho, A., Abreu, M., Fortuna, M.C., Radar, A., Macedo, J., Saraiva, A.L., Payan-Carreira, R., Pires, M.A. “Cat ovary biomarkers”, Elsevier, Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 156, No1, pp.134, January 2017.
  3. Delgado, L., Brilhante-Simões, P., Pires, I., Prada, J., Monteiro, L.S. “A comparative aproach for oral neoplasia: retrospective study on canine and human oral“, 6th World Congress International Academy of Oral Oncology (IAOO), Wiley, Head & Neck, Vol. 39, S1, pp.E1-E249, May 2017.
  4. Faustino, A.I., Oliveira, P.A., Gama, A., Ferreira, R., Ginja, M. “Effects of moderate long-term exercise training on mammary cancer vascularization: Contrast-enhanced ultrasound”, Spandidos Publ LTD, International Journal of International Medicine, Vol 40, Supplement 1, pp.S29.
  5. Macedo, J., Radar, A., Carvalho, A., Oliveira, M., araiva, A.L., Payan-Carreira, R., Pires, M.A. “Immunohistochemical Expression of Keratin-8 and -18 in Normal Uterus, Cystic Endometrial Hyperplasia and Feline Endometrial Adenocarcinoma”, Elsevier, Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 156, No1, pp.117, January 2017.
  6. Payan-Carreira, R., Dominguez, C. “The use of strategic analysis as learning tool in the animal reproduction field”, Reproduction in Domestic Animals, Wiley, Reproduction in Domestic Animals, Vol.52, Supplement no3, pp.123, August 2017.
  7. Pina, J., Gama, A., Pires, M.A., Seixas, F. “Immunohistochemical Expression Of TGF-1 In Feline and Canine Mammary Lesions”, Elsevier, Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 156, no 1, pp 122, January 2017.
  8. Pires, M.A., Vilhena, H., Miranda, S., Tavares, M.P., Seixas, F., Saraiva, A.L., Payan-Carreira, R. “Endometrial Lesions Underlying Feline Pyometra”, Elsevier, Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 156, No1, pp.66, January 2017.
  9. Pereira, J.L.S.,  Garcia, C.S.P., Ferreira, S., Pinheiro, V., Trindade, H., Conde, A., Ferreira, P. “ Assessment of ammonia and carbon dioxide concentrations in a breeding hen building under Portuguese winter”, August 2August 2017, International Journal of Food and Biosystems Engineering, Volume 5, Nº1, pp.1-6, August 2017.
  10. Quaresma, M., Martins, S., Bastos-De-Carvalho, C., Silvestre, M. Nóvoa, M., Payan-Carreira, R. “Follicular dynamics during the non-reproductive season in Miranda donkey”, Wiley, Reproduction in Domestic Animals, Vol.52, Supplement no3, pp.125, August 2017.
  11. Radar, A., Carvalho, A., Macedo, J., Abreu, M., Oliveira, M., Saraiva, A.L., Faísca, P., Payan-Carreira, R., Pires, M.A. ”Feline Endometrial Adenocarcinomas: Stromal Characterization for Muscle Invasion Identification”, Journal of Comparative Pathology, Vol. 156, No1, pp.116, January 2017.
  12. Rodrigues-Ribeiro, M., Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Correia-Cardoso, M., Fonseca, C.N., Moitinho, M.S.S., Ferreira, R., Fardilha, M., Seixas, F., Oliveira,  P.A. “A spontaneous Zimbal gland tumor in a Wistar male rat”, Spandidos Publ LTD, International Journal of International Medicine, Vol 40, Supplement 1, pp.S21.