Scientific journals


  1. Botelho, M. C.; Oliveira, P. A.; Vieira, P.; et al. (2010) – Granulomatous-like immune reaction and hepatic fibrosis induced by Schistosoma haematobium immature worms. Virulence, 1 (3): 123-129.
  2. Palmeira, C.; Oliveira, P. A.; Lameiras, C.; et al. (2010) – Biological alterations similarities between murine chemical induced and natural human bladder carcinogenesis. Oncology Letters, 1: 373-377.
  3. Pires, M. J.; Rodríguez-Peña, A; Colaço, A.; et al. (2010) – Comparison of Nebivolol and Atenolol on Renal Function in rats with Chronic Renal Failure. Portuguese Journal of Nephrology and Hypertension. 24(1), 33-43.
  4. Alperi, A., Martínez-Murcia, A.J., Monera, A., Saavedra, M.J., Figueras, M.J., 2010. Aeromonas fluvialis sp. nov., isolated from a Spanish river. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 60:72-77. IP= 1.93
  5. Brandão, A., Almeida, T., Muñoz-Atienza, E., Torres, C., Igrejas, G., Hernández, P.E., Cintas, L.M., Poeta, P., Herranz, C., 2010. Antimicrobial activity and occurrence of bacteriocin structural genes in Enterococcus spp. of human and animal origin isolated in Portugal. Arch. Microbiol., 192(11):927-936. IP= 1.754
  6. Celaya, R., Ferreira, L.M.M., Moreno-Gonzalo, J., Frutos, P., Hervás, G., Ferre, I., García, U., Ortega- Mora, L.M., Osoro, K., 2010. Effects of heather and oat supplementation on gastrointestinal nematode infections and performance of grazing Cashmere goats. Small Rumin. Res., 91: 186-192. IP=1.395
  7. Costa, L., Radhouani, H., Gomes, C., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., 2010. High prevalence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases Escherichia coli and vancomycin resistant enterococci isolates from chicken products. A problem of public health. J. Food Safe., 30:141-153. IP= 0.702
  8. Dias, A.A., Freitas, G.S., Marques, G.S.M., Sampaio, A., Fraga, I., Rodrigues M.A.M., Evtuguin, D.V., Bezerra, R.M.F., 2010. Enzymatic saccharification of biologically pre-treated wheat straw with white-rot fungi. Bioresour. Technol., 101: 6045-6050. IP=4.365
  9. Dias, I.R., Viegas, C.A., Silva, A.M., Pereira, H.F., Sousa, C.P., Carvalho, P.P., Cabrita, A.S., Fontes, P.J., Silva, S.R., Azevedo, J.M.T., 2010. Haematological and biochemical parameters in the Portuguese Churra da Terra Quente ewes of the northeast of Portugal. Arq. Bras. Med. Vet. Zootec., 62 (2): 265-272. IP=0.254
  10. Ferreira, L.M.M., Celaya, R., Falco, V., Oliván, M., Santos, A.S., Guedes, C., Rodrigues, M.A.M., Osoro, K., 2010. Evaluation of very long-chain fatty acids and n-alkane epicuticular compounds as markers for estimating diet composition of sheep fed heathland vegetation species. Anim. Feed Sci. Technol., 156: 75-88. IP=1.720
  11. Ferreira, L.M.M., Celaya, R., Santos, A.S., Falco, V., Guedes, C., Rodrigues, M.A.M., Osoro, K., 2010. Comparison of long-chain fatty acids and alkanes as markers to estimate diet composition of equines and cattle consuming heathland vegetation species. Lives. Sci., 131: 260-271. IP=1.295
  12. Fontes, M.C., Saavedra, M.J., Monera, A., Martins, C., Martínez-Murcia, A., 2010. Phylogenetic identification of Aeromonas simiae from a pig, first isolate since species description. Vet. Microbiol., 142(3-4): 313-316. IP= 3.256
  13. Gama, A., Alves, A., Schmitt, F., 2010. Expression and prognostic significance of CK19 in canine malignant mammary tumours. Vet. J., 184 (1): 45-51. IP=2.796
  14. Ginja, M.M.D., Silvestre, A.M., Almeida, Gonzalo-Orden, J.M., Ferreira, A.J.A., 2010. Diagnosis, genetic control and preventive management of canine hip dysplasia: A review. Vet. J., 184: 269-276. IP= 2.796
  15. Guilherme, S., Gaivão, I., Santos, M. A., Pacheco, M., 2010. European eel (Anguilla anguilla) genotoxic and pro-oxidant responses following short-term exposure to Roundup–a glyphosate-based herbicide. Mutagenesis, 25(5), 523-530. IP=3.581
  16. Morais, J.J.L., de Moura, M.F.S.F., Pereira, F.A.M., Xavier, J., Dourado, N., Dias, M.I.R., Azevedo, J.M.T., 2010. The double cantilever beam test applied to mode I fracture characterization of cortical bone tissue. J. Mech. Behav. Biomed. Mater., 3 (6) : 446-453. IP=3.297
  17. Mota, M.P., Peixoto, F.M., Soares, J.F., Figueiredo, P.A., Leitão, J.C., Gaivão, I., Duarte, J.A., 2010. Influence of aerobic fitness on agerelated lymphocyte DNA damage in humans: relationship with mitochondria respiratory chain and hydrogen peroxide production. Age, 32 (3) 337-346. IP=6.280
  18. Mourão, J., Barbosa, A., Monteiro, D., Pinheiro, V., 2010. Age affects the laying performance and egg hatchability of red-legged partridges (Alectoris rufa) in captivity. Poultry Sci., 89 (11): 2494-2498. IP=1.582
  19. Outor-Monteiro, D., Pinheiro, V., Mourão, J.L., Rodrigues, M., 2010. Strategies for mitigation of nitrogen environmental impact from swine production. Rev. Bras. Zootec., 39: 317-325. IP=0.702
  20. Pinto, L., Poeta, P., Vieira, V., Radhouani, H., Carvalho, C., Vieira-Pinto, M., Themudo, P., Torres, C., Domingues, P., Vitorino, R., Igrejas, G., 2010. Genomic and proteomic evaluation of antibiotic resistance in Salmonella strains. J. Proteomics, 73(8):1535-1541. IP= 5.074
  21. Pires, I., Garcia, A., Prada, J., Queiroga, F.L., 2010. COX-1 and COX-2 expression in canine cutaneous, oral and ocular melanocytic tumours. J. Comp. Pathol., 143 (2-3):142-9. IP= 1.52
  22. Poeta, P., Radhouani, H., Gonçalves, A., Figueiredo, N., Carvalho, C., Rodrigues, J., Igrejas, G., 2010. Genetic characterization of antibiotic resistance in enteropathogenic Escherichia coli carrying extended- spectrum beta-lactamases recovered from diarrheic rabbits. Zoonoses Public Hlth, 57(3): 162-170. IP=2.220
  23. Queiroga, F.L., Pérez-Alenza, D., Silvan, G., Peña, L., Lopes, C.S., Illera, J.C., 2010. Serum and intratumoural GH and IGF-I concentrations: prognostic factors in the outcome of canine mammary cancer. Res. Vet. Sci., 89(3):396-403. IP=1.33
  24. Queiroga, F.L., Pires. I., Lobo, L., Lopes, C.S., 2010. The role of Cox-2 expression in the prognosis of dogs with malignant mammary tumours. Res. Vet. Sci., 88(3):441-5. IP=1.33
  25. Radhouani, H., Poeta, P., Pinto, L., Miranda, J., Coelho, C., Carvalho, C., Rodrigues, J., Lopez, M., Torres, C., Vitorino, R., Domingues, P., Igrejas, G., 2010. Proteomic characterization of vanA-containing Enterococcus recovered from seagulls at the Berlengas Nature Reserve, W Portugal. Proteome Sci., 8(1):48-53. IP=2.49
  26. Rodrigues, M.A.M., Bezerra, R.M.F., Dias, J.A.G.A., Guedes, C.V.M., Ferreira, L.M.M., Nunes, F., 2010. Could basidiomycetes fungi be an alternative for the treatment of fibrous feedstuffs? Application of enzymatic complexes and future prospects. Rev. Bras. Zootec., 39: 519-527. IP=0.702
  27. Rodríguez, J.J., Oliveira, P.A., Fidalgo, L.E, Ginja, M.M., Silvestre, A.M., Ordoñez, C., Serantes, A.E., Gonzalo-Orden, J.M., Orden, M.A. , 2010. Lead toxicity in captive and wild Mallards (Anas platyrhynchos) in Spain. J. Wild. Diseases, 46(3): 854-863. IP= 1.415
  28. Saavedra, M.J., Borges, A., Dias, C., Aires, A., Bennett, R., Rosa, E., Simões, M., 2010. Antimicrobial activity of phenolics and glucosinolate hydrolysis products and their synergy with streptomycin against pathogenic bacteria. Med. Chem., 6:174-183. IP= 1.603
  29. Sánchez, J., Gonzalo-Orden, J.M., Ginja, M.M., Oliveira, P.A., Reyes, L.E., Serantes, A.E., Orden, M.A., 2010 Imaging diagnosis–Medullary tibial infarction in a horse. Vet Radiol Ultrasoun. 51(2):159-161. IP= 1.107
  30. Shaposhnikov, S. Azqueta, A., Henriksson, S., Meier, S., Gaivão, I., Huskisson, N.H., Smart, A., Brunborg, G., Nilsson, M., Collins, A.R., 2010. Twelve-gel slide format optimised for comet assay and fluorescent in situ hybridisation. Toxicol. Lett., 195(1) 31-34. IP=3.581
  31. Silva, N., Igrejas, G., Figueiredo, N., Goncalves, A., Radhouani, H., Rodrigues, J., Poeta, P., 2010. Molecular characterization of antimicrobial resistance in enterococci and Escherichia coli isolates from European wild rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Sci.Total Environ., 408, 4871-4876. IP=3.190
  32. Silvestre, A.M.D., Almeida, J.C.M., Santos, V.A.C., Fontes, P.J.P., Alves, V.C., 2010. Modelling lactation curves of “Barrosã” beef cattle with Wood’s model. Ita. J. Ani. Sci., 9 (2): 244-247. IP=0.258

Technical publications

  1. FONTES, C.; ESTEVES, A.; SARAIVA, C.; VIEIRA-PINTO, M. M.; & MARTINS, C. (2010) – Inspecção sanitária post mortem da cabeça e carcaça de suínos: Principais alterações observadas. Revista da Sociedade Científica de Suinicultura. 9, 18-28

Letters and Case Reports

  1. Araújo, C., Torres, C., Silva, N., Carneiro, C., Gonçalves, A., Radhouani, H., Correia, S., da Costa, P.M., Paccheco, R., Zarazaga, M., Ruiz-Larrea, F., Poeta, P., Igrejas, G., 2010. Vancomycin-resistant enterococci from Portuguese wastewater treatment plants. J. Basic Microbiol., 50 (6): 605-609. IP=1.395
  2. Carneiro, C., Araújo, C., Gonçalves, A., Vinué, L., Somalo, S., Ruiz, E., Uliyakina, I., Rodrigues, J., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., Torres C., 2010. Detection of CTX-M-14 and TEM-52 extended-spectrum beta- lactamases in fecal Escherichia coli isolates of captive ostrich in Portugal. Foodborne Pathog. Dis., 7 (8): 991-994. IP=2.134
  3. Coelho, A.C., Pinto, M.L., Miranda, A., Coelho, A.M., Pires, M.A., Matos, M., 2010. Comparative evaluation of PCR in Ziehl-Neelsen stained smears and PCR in tissues for diagnosis of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Indian J. Exp. Biol., 48: 948-950. IP=0.550
  4. Costa, E., Inês, A., Mendes-Faia, A., Saavedra, M.J., Mendes-Ferreira, A., 2010. Potential virulence factors of Candida spp. isolated from clinical and food sources. J. Hosp. Infect., 75:240-241. IP=3.078
  5. Gil da Costa, R.M., Rema, A., Pires, M.A., Gärtner, F., 2010. Two canine Merkel cell tumours: immunoexpression of c-KIT, E-cadherin ß -catenin and S100 protein. ?Vet Dermatol., 21 (2):198-201. IP=1.647
  6. Goncalves, A., Poeta, P., Silva, N., Araujo, C., Lopez, M., Ruiz, E., Uliyakina, I., Direitinho, J., Igrejas, G., Torres, C., 2010. Characterization of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci Isolated from Fecal Samples of Ostriches by Molecular Methods. Foodborne Pathog. Dis., 7 (9): 1133-1136. IP=2.134
  7. Gonçalves, A., Torres, C., Silva, N., Carneiro, C., Radhouani, H., Coelho, C., Rodrigues, J., Vinué, L., Somalo, S., Poeta, P., Igrejas, G., 2010. Genetic Characterization of Extended-Spectrum Beta- Lactamases in Escherichia coli Isolates of Pigs from a Portuguese Intensive Swine Farm. Foodborne Pathog. Dis., 7 (12): 1569-1573. IP=2.134
  8. Igrejas, G., Silva, N., Radhouani, H., Goncalves, A., Araujo, C., Rodrigues, J., Poeta, P., 2010. Antimicrobial activity of doripenem against bacterial isolates from humans and animals. J. Antibiot., 63: 631-632. IP=1.628
  9. Martins-Bessa, A., Santos, T., Machado, J., Pinelas, R., Pires, M.A., Payan-Carreira, R., 2010. Priapism secondary to perineal abscess in a dog – a case report. Reprod. Domest. Anim., 45(3): 558-563. IP=1.606
  10. Moura, I., Radhouani, H., Torres, C., Poeta, P., Igrejas, G., 2010. Detection and genetic characterization of vanA-containing Enterococcus strains in healthy Lusitano horses. Equine Vet. J., 42 (2): 181-183. IP=1.799
  11. Payan-Carreira, R., Quaresma, M., 2010. Cervical hypoplasia in jennets: a description of two cases. Reprod. Domest. Anim., 45(3):540-544. IP=1.606
  12. Pinto, L., Radhouani, H., Simões, R., Brandão, R., Martins da Costa, P., Rodrigues, J., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., 2010. Genetic Detection of Extended-Spectrum M-Lactamase-Containing Escherichia coli Isolates from Birds of Prey from Serra da Estrela Natural Reserve in Portugal. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 76 (12): 4118-4120. IP=3.778
  13. Pires, I., Silva, F., Queiroga, F.L., Rodrigues, P., Henriques, R., Pinto, C.A., Lopes, C., 2010. Epithelioid hemangiosarcomas of the bovine urinary bladder: a histologic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural examination of four tumors. J. Vet. Diagn. Invest., 22(1):116-119. IP=1.696
  14. Pires, M.A., Seixas, F., Palmeira, C., Payan-Carreira, R., 2010. Histopathologic and immunohistochemical exam in one case of canine endometrial adenocarcinoma. Reprod. Domest. Anim., 45(3): 545-549. IP=1.606.
  15. Quintas, H., Reis, J., Pires, I., Alegria, N., 2010. Tuberculosis in goats. Veterinary Record, 166(14):437- 438. IP=1.482
  16. Radhouani, H., Pinto, L., Coelho, C., Gonçalves, A., Sargo, R., Torres, C., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., 2010. MLST and a genetic study of antibiotic resistance and virulence factors in vanA-containing Enterococcus from buzzards (Buteo buteo). Lett. Appl. Microbiol., 50 (5): 537 -541. IP=1.647
  17. Radhouani, H., Pinto, L., Coelho, C., Sargo, R., Araújo, C., López, M., Torres, C., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., 2010. Detection of Escherichia coli harbouring extended-spectrum beta-lactamases of the CTX-M and TEM classes in faecal samples of common buzzards (Buteo buteo). J. Antimicrob. Chemother., 65(1):171-173. IP=4.659
  18. Sánchez, J., Gonzalo-Orden, J.M., Ginja, M.M., Oliveira, P.A., Reyes, L.E., Serantes, A.E., Orden, M.A., 2010 Imaging diagnosis-Medullary tibial infarction in a horse. Vet Radiol Ultrasound., 51(2):159-161. IP= 1.107
  19. Silva, N., Felgar, A., Goncalves, A., Correia, S., Pacheco, R., Araujo, C., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., 2010. Absence of extended-spectrum-betalactamase-producing Escherichia coli isolates in migratory birds: song thrush (Turdus philomelos). J. Antimicrob. Chemother., 65 (6): 1306-1307. IP=4.659
  20. Silva, N., Radhouani, H., Goncalves, A., Araujo, C., Rodrigues, J., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P., 2010. In vitro activity of ceftobiprole against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria isolated from humans and animals. J. Antimicrob. Chemother., 65 (4): 801-803. IP=4.659