Publications over the last 5 years



Lafuente, E.; Duneau, D. and Beldade, P.. Genetic basis of thermal plasticity variation in Drosophila melanogaster body size. PLoS Genet.. 2018;14(9):e1007686.

Faria, D.; Pesquita, C.; Mott, I.; Martins, C.; Couto, F. M. and Cruz, I. F.. Tackling the challenges of matching biomedical ontologies. J Biomed Semantics. 2018;9(1):4.

Siwek, W.; Gomez-Rodriguez, M.; Sobral, D.; Correa, I. R. and Jansen, L. E. T.. time-ChIP: A Method to Determine Long-Term Locus-Specific Nucleosome Inheritance. Methods Mol. Biol.. 2018;1832:131–158.


Bonnet, M.; Sarmento, L. M.; Martins, A. C.; Sobral, D.; Silva, J. and Demengeot, J.. iRAGu: A Novel Inducible and Reversible Mouse Model for Ubiquitous Recombinase Activity. Front Immunol. 2017;8:1525.


Passagem-Santos, D.; Bonnet, M.; Sobral, D.; Trancoso, I.; Silva, J. G.; Barreto, V. M.; Athanasiadis, A.; Demengeot, J. and Pereira-Leal, J. B.. RAG Recombinase as a Selective Pressure for Genome Evolution. Genome Biol Evol. 2016;8(11):3364–3376.

Vasconcelos, F. F.; Sessa, A.; Laranjeira, C.; Raposo, A. A.; Teixeira, V.; Hagey, D. W.; Tomaz, D. M.; Muhr, J.; Broccoli, V. and Castro, D. S.. MyT1 Counteracts the Neural Progenitor Program to Promote Vertebrate Neurogenesis. Cell Rep. 2016;17(2):469–483.

de Moraes, L. V.; Dechavanne, S.; Sousa, P. M.; Barateiro, A.; Cunha, S. F.; Nunes-Silva, S.; Lima, F. A.; Murillo, O.; Marinho, C. R. F.; Gangnard, S.; Srivastava, A.; Braks, J. A.; Janse, C. J.; Gamain, B.; Franke-Fayard, B. and Penha-Goncalves, C.. Murine Model for Preclinical Studies of Var2CSA-Mediated Pathology Associated with Malaria in Pregnancy. Infect. Immun.. 2016;84(6):1761–1774.

Zerbino, D. R.; Johnson, N.; Juetteman, T.; Sheppard, D.; Wilder, S. P.; Lavidas, I.; Nuhn, M.; Perry, E.; Raffaillac-Desfosses, Q.; Sobral, D.; Keefe, D.; Graf, S.; Ahmed, I.; Kinsella, R.; Pritchard, B.; Brent, S.; Amode, R.; Parker, A.; Trevanion, S.; Birney, E.; Dunham, I. and Flicek, P.. Ensembl regulation resources. Database (Oxford). 2016;2016.


Duarte, M.; Carvalho, C.; Bernardo, S.; Barros, S. V.; Benevides, S.; Flor, L.; Monteiro, M.; Marques, I.; Henriques, M.; Barros, S. C.; Fagulha, T.; Ramos, F.; Luis, T. and Fevereiro, M.. Rabbit haemorrhagic disease virus 2 (RHDV2) outbreak in Azores: Disclosure of common genetic markers and phylogenetic segregation within the European strains. Infect. Genet. Evol.. 2015;35:163–171.

Gilchrist, M. J.; Sobral, D.; Khoueiry, P.; Daian, F.; Laporte, B.; Patrushev, I.; Matsumoto, J.; Dewar, K.; Hastings, K. E.; Satou, Y.; Lemaire, P. and Rothbacher, U.. A pipeline for the systematic identification of non-redundant full-ORF cDNAs for polymorphic and evolutionary divergent genomes: Application to the ascidian Ciona intestinalis. Dev. Biol.. 2015;404(2):149–163.

Raposo, A. A.; Vasconcelos, F. F.; Drechsel, D.; Marie, C.; Johnston, C.; Dolle, D.; Bithell, A.; Gillotin, S.; van den Berg, D. L.; Ettwiller, L.; Flicek, P.; Crawford, G. E.; Parras, C. M.; Berninger, B.; Buckley, N. J.; Guillemot, F. and Castro, D. S.. Ascl1 Coordinately Regulates Gene Expression and the Chromatin Landscape during Neurogenesis. Cell Rep. 2015.