Publications over the last 5 years



Tavares, Sandra; Vieira, André Filipe; Taubenberger, Anna Verena; Araújo, Margarida; Martins, Nuno Pimpao; Brás-Pereira, Catarina; Polónia, António; Herbig, Maik; Barreto, Clara; Otto, Oliver; Cardoso, Joana; Pereira-Leal, José B.; Guck, Jochen; Paredes, Joana and Janody, Florence. Actin stress fiber organization promotes cell stiffening and proliferation of pre-invasive breast cancer cells. Nature Communications. 2017;8(May):15237. [doi]

Gualda, Emilio J.; Pereira, Hugo; Martins, Gabriel G.; Gardner, Rui and Moreno, Nuno. Three-dimensional imaging flow cytometry through light-sheet fluorescence microscopy. Cytometry Part A. 2017;91(2):144–151. [doi]


Lebesgue, Nicolas; da Costa, Goncalo; Ribeiro, Raquel Mesquita; Ribeiro-Silva, Cristina; Martins, Gabriel G; Matranga, Valeria; Scholten, Arjen; Cordeiro, Carlos; Heck, Albert J R and Santos, Romana. Proteomic dataset of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus adhesive organs and secreted adhesive. Data in brief. 2016;7:1497–1505. [doi]

Vale-Costa, Silvia and Amorim, Maria Joao. Clustering of Rab11 vesicles in influenza A virus infected cells creates hotspots containing the 8 viral ribonucleoproteins. Small GTPases. 2016:1–7. [doi]

Felix, Pedro M; Goncalves, Ania; Vicente, Joana R; Fonseca, Paulo J; Amorim, M Clara P; Costa, Jose L and Martins, Gabriel G. Optical micro-tomography "OPenT" allows the study of large toadfish Halobatrachus didactylus embryos and larvae. Mechanisms of development. 2016;140:19–24. [doi]

Goncalves, Susana A; Macedo, Diana; Raquel, Helena; Simoes, Pedro D; Giorgini, Flaviano; Ramalho, Jose S; Barral, Duarte C; Ferreira Moita, Luis and Outeiro, Tiago Fleming. shRNA-Based Screen Identifies Endocytic Recycling Pathway Components That Act as Genetic Modifiers of Alpha-Synuclein Aggregation, Secretion and Toxicity. PLoS genetics. 2016;12(4):e1005995. [doi]

Lebesgue, Nicolas; da Costa, Goncalo; Ribeiro, Raquel Mesquita; Ribeiro-Silva, Cristina; Martins, Gabriel G; Matranga, Valeria; Scholten, Arjen; Cordeiro, Carlos; Heck, Albert J R and Santos, Romana. Deciphering the molecular mechanisms underlying sea urchin reversible adhesion: A quantitative proteomics approach. Journal of proteomics. 2016;138:61–71. [doi]

Vale-Costa, Sílvia; Alenquer, Marta; Sousa, Ana Laura; Kellen, Bárbara; Ramalho, José and Tranfield, Erin M.. Influenza A virus ribonucleoproteins modulate host recycling by competing with Rab11 effectors. Journal of Cell Science. 2016;129(8):1697–1710. [doi]

Borrego-Pinto, Joana; Somogyi, Kálmán; Karreman, Matthia A; König, Julia; Müller-Reichert, Thomas; Bettencourt-Dias, Mónica; Gönczy, Pierre and Schwab, Yannick. Distinct mechanisms eliminate mother and daughter centrioles in meiosis of starfish oocytes. The Journal of Cell Biology. 2016;212(7):815–827. [doi]

Parente, Margarida R; Monteiro, Joao T; Martins, Gabriel G and Saraiva, Ligia M. Helicobacter pullorum induces nitric oxide release in murine macrophages that promotes phagocytosis and killing. Microbiology (Reading, England). 2016;162(3):503–512. [doi]

Silva, Joana G.; Martins, Nuno P.; Henriques, Ricardo and Soares, Helena. HIV-1 Nef Impairs the Formation of Calcium Membrane Territories Controlling the Signaling Nanoarchitecture at the Immunological Synapse. The Journal of Immunology. 2016;197(10):4042–4052. [doi]

Jana, Swadhin Chandra; Mendonca, Susana; Werner, Sascha and Bettencourt-Dias, Monica. Methods to Study Centrosomes and Cilia in Drosophila. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.). 2016;1454:215–236. [doi]

Estrada, Marta F.; Rebelo, Sofia P.; Davies, Emma J.; Pinto, Marta T.; Pereira, Hugo; Santo, Vítor E.; Smalley, Matthew J.; Barry, Simon T.; Gualda, Emilio J.; Alves, Paula M.; Anderson, Elizabeth and Brito, Catarina. Modelling the tumour microenvironment in long-term microencapsulated 3D co-cultures recapitulates phenotypic features of disease progression. Biomaterials. 2016;78:50–61. [doi]

Carqueijeiro, Ines Teto; Guimarães, Ana Luísa; Bettencourt, Sara; Martínez-Cortés, Teresa; Guedes, Joana; Gardner, Rui; Lopes, Telma; Andrade, Cláudia; Bispo, Cláudia; Martins, Nuno Pimpão; Andrade, Paula; Valentão, Patrícia; Valente, Inês Maria; Rodrigues, José António; Duarte, Patrícia and Sottomayor, Mariana. Isolation of cells specialized in anticancer alkaloid metabolism by fluorescence activated cell sorting. Plant Physiology. 2016;171(August):pp.00588.2016. [doi]


Zeng, Wenwen; Pirzgalska, Roksana M.; Pereira, Mafalda M.A.; Kubasova, Nadiya; Barateiro, Andreia; Seixas, Elsa; Lu, Yi-Hsueh; Kozlova, Albina; Voss, Henning; Martins, Gabriel G.; Friedman, Jeffrey M. and Domingos, Ana I.. Sympathetic Neuro-adipose Connections Mediate Leptin-Driven Lipolysis. Cell. 2015;163(1):84–94. [doi]

Gomez-Conde, Ivan; Caetano, Susana S; Tadokoro, Carlos E and Olivieri, David N. Stabilizing 3D in vivo intravital microscopy images with an iteratively refined soft-tissue model for immunology experiments. Computers in biology and medicine. 2015;64:246–260. [doi]

Mateus, R.; Lourenco, R.; Fang, Y.; Brito, G.; Farinho, A.; Valerio, F. and Jacinto, A.. Control of tissue growth by Yap relies on cell density and F-actin in zebrafish fin regeneration. Development. 2015;142(16):2752–2763. [doi]

Ramesh, Sunita A; Tyerman, Stephen D; Xu, Bo; Bose, Jayakumar; Kaur, Satwinder; Conn, Vanessa; Domingos, Patricia; Ullah, Sana; Wege, Stefanie; Shabala, Sergey; Feijo, Jose A; Ryan, Peter R and Gilliham, Matthew. GABA signalling modulates plant growth by directly regulating the activity of plant-specific anion transporters. Nature communications. 2015;6:7879. [doi]

Borges da Silva, Henrique and Fonseca Raíssa; Cassado, Alexandra dos Anjos; Machado de Salles, Érika; de Menezes, Maria Nogueira; Langhorne, Jean; Perez, Katia Regina; Cuccovia, Iolanda Midea; Ryffel, Bernhard; Barreto, Vasco M; Marinho, Cláudio Romero Farias; Boscardin, Silvia Beatriz; Álvarez, José Maria; D'Império-Lima, Maria Regina and Tadokoro, Carlos Eduardo. In Vivo Approaches Reveal a Key Role for DCs in CD4+ T Cell Activation and Parasite Clearance during the Acute Phase of Experimental Blood-Stage Malaria. PLoS Pathogens. 2015;11(2). [doi]

Gomes, S R; Rodrigues, G; Martins, G G; Roberto, M A; Mafra, M; Henriques, C M and Silva, J C. \I\n vitro and in vivo evaluation of electrospun nanofibers of \P\\C\\L\, chitosan and gelatin: a comparative study. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2015;46:348–358.

Gualda, Emilio J.; Pereira, Hugo; Vale, Tiago; Estrada, Marta Falcão; Brito, Catarina and Moreno, Nuno. SPIM-fluid: open source light-sheet based platform for high-throughput imaging. Biomedical Optics Express. 2015;6(11):4447. [doi]


Jurberg, Arnon Dias; Aires, Rita; Novoa, Ana; Rowland, Jennifer Elizabeth and Mallo, Moises. Compartment-dependent activities of Wnt3a/beta-catenin signaling during vertebrate axial extension. Developmental biology. 2014;394(2):253–263. [doi]

Wavre-Shapton, Silène T; Meschede, Ingrid P; Seabra, Miguel C and Futter, Clare E. Phagosome maturation during endosome interaction revealed by partial rhodopsin processing in retinal pigment epithelium. Journal of Cell Science. 2014;127(17):3852–3861. [doi]

Mendes, Raquel V; Martins, Gabriel G; Cristovao, Ana M and Saude, Leonor. N-cadherin locks left-right asymmetry by ending the leftward movement of Hensen's node cells. Developmental cell. 2014;30(3):353–360. [doi]

Schmerse, F; Woidacki, K; Riek-Burchardt, M; Reichardt, P; Roers, A; Tadokoro, C and Zenclussen, A C. \I\n vivo visualization of uterine mast cells by two-photon microscopy. Reproduction. 2014;147(6):781–788.

Fernandez, B G; Jezowska, B and Janody, F. Drosophila actin-Capping Protein limits JNK activation by the Src proto-oncogene. Oncogene. 2014;33(16):2027–2039. [doi]

Tarafder, Abul K; Bolasco, Giulia; Correia, Maria S; Pereira, Francisco J C; Iannone, Lucio; Hume, Alistair N; Kirkpatrick, Niall; Picardo, Mauro; Torrisi, Maria R; Rodrigues, Ines P; Ramalho, Jose S; Futter, Clare E; Barral, Duarte C and Seabra, Miguel C. Rab11b mediates melanin transfer between donor melanocytes and acceptor keratinocytes via coupled exo/endocytosis. The Journal of investigative dermatology. 2014;134(4):1056–1066. [doi]

Jana, Swadhin Chandra and Marteil, Gaëlle. Mapping molecules to structure: unveiling secrets of centriole and cilia assembly with near-atomic resolution. Current Opinion in Cell Biology. 2014;26:96–106. [doi]

Tranfield, Erin M; Heiligenstein, Xavier; Peristere, Ina and Antony, Claude. Correlative light and electron microscopy for a free-floating spindle in Xenopus laevis egg extracts. Methods in cell biology. 2014;124:111–128. [doi]

Ruparelia, Avnika A; Simkin, Johanna E; Salgado, David; Newgreen, Donald F; Martins, Gabriel G and Bryson-Richardson, Robert J. The quail anatomy portal. Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. 2014;2014. [doi]

Gualda, Emilio J; Simão, Daniel; Pinto, Catarina; Alves, Paula M and Brito, Catarina. Imaging of human differentiated 3D neural aggregates using light sheet fluorescence microscopy. Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience. 2014;8. [doi]

Gualda, Emilio; Moreno, Nuno; Tomancak, Pavel and Martins, Gabriel G.. Going "open" with Mesoscopy: A new dimension on multi-view imaging. Protoplasma. 2014;251:363–372. [doi]

Bodor, Dani L; Mata, João F; Sergeev, Mikhail; David, Ana Filipa; Salimian, Kevan J; Panchenko, Tanya; Cleveland, Don W; Black, Ben E; Shah, Jagesh V and Jansen, Lars E T. The quantitative architecture of centromeric chromatin. eLife. 2014;3. [doi]

Amandio, Ana Rita; Gaspar, Pedro; Whited, Jessica L and Janody, Florence. Subunits of the Drosophila actin-capping protein heterodimer regulate each other at multiple levels. PloS one. 2014;9(5):e96326. [doi]