Institute of Nuclear Sciences Applied to Health


Almeida, P., Vieira, A., Canário, N., Castelo-Branco, M., Caldas, A. (2014), Brain activity during lower limb movement with manual facilitation – an fMRI study.

Castelhano, J., Duarte, I. C., Wibral, M., Rodriguez, E. and Castelo-Branco, M. (2014), The dual facet of gamma oscillations: Separate visual and decision making circuits as revealed by simultaneous EEG/fMRI. Hum. Brain Mapp.. doi: 10.1002/hbm.22545

Costa F et al. (2014) Estimation of the collective ionizing dose in the Portuguese population for the years 2011 and 2012, due to nuclear medicine exams. Rev Esp Med Nucl Imagen Mol.

Cucciati G et al. (2014) Development of ClearPEM-Sonic, a multimodal mammography system for PET and Ultrasound. J Instrum 9:C03008–C03008

Duarte IC, Ferreira C, Marques J, Castelo-Branco M (2014) Anterior/Posterior Competitive Deactivation/Activation Dichotomy in the Human Hippocampus as Revealed by a 3D Navigation Task. PLoS One 9:e86213

Ferreira MF, Pereira G, Martins a F, Martins CIO, Prata MIM, Petoud S, Toth E, Ferreira PMT, Martins J a, Geraldes CFGC (2014) Ln[DO3A-N-α-(pyrenebutanamido)propionate] complexes: optimized relaxivity and NIR optical properties. Dalton Trans 43:3162–3173

Ferreira MF, Pereira G, André JP, Prata MIM, Ferreira PMT, Martins JA, Geraldes CFGC (2014) Ga[NO2A-N-(α-amino)propionate] chelates: synthesis and evaluation as potential tracers for (68)Ga PET. Dalton Trans

Lopes PC, Fuhrmann A, Sereno J, Espinoza DO, Pereira MJ, Eriksson JW, Reis F, Carvalho E (2014) Short and long term in vivo effects of Cyclosporine A and Sirolimus on genes and proteins involved in lipid metabolism in Wistar rats. Metabolism:2–15

Lopes PC, A. Fuhrmann, F. Carvalho, J. Sereno, M.R. Santos, M.J. Pereira, J.W. Eriksson, F. Reis, E. Carvalho (2014), Cyclosporine A enhances gluconeogenesis while Sirolimus impairs insulin signaling in peripheral tissues after 3 weeks of treatment. Biochemical Pharmacology.

Oliveira, F., Faria, D., Tavares, J.M., (2014) Automated segmentation of the incus and malleus ossicles in conventional 3D CT images. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part H Journal of Engineering in Medicine. 228(8):810-818. DOI: 10.1177/0954411914546123

Pascoal-Faria, P., Patrício, M., Leal, A., Caramelo, F., Freire, A., Januário, C., Castelo-Branco, M. (2014) Understanding Tremor in Rapid Upper Limb Movements Using 3D Accelerometers Data. Neuroscience & Medicine. DOI 10.4236/nm.2014.55024

Rebola J, Castelo-Branco M (2014) Visual areas PPA and pSTS diverge from other processing modules during perceptual closure: functional dichotomies within category selective networks. Neuropsychologia:1–8

Sereno, J., Rodrigues-Santos, P., Vala, H., Rocha-Pereira, P., Alves, R., Fernandes, J.,Reis, F. (2014). Transition from cyclosporine-induced renal dysfunction to nephrotoxicity in an in vivo rat model. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 15(5), 8979–97. doi:10.3390/ijms15058979

Silva MF, d'Almeida O, Oliveiros B, Mateus C, Castelo-Branco M, (2014) Development and aging of visual hemifield asymmetries in contrast sensitivity. Journal of Vision, vol. 14 no. 12. doi: 10.1167/14.12.19 

Teixeira M, Pires G, Raimundo M, Nascimento S, Almeida V, Castelo-Branco M (2014) Robust single trial identification of conscious percepts triggered by sensory events of variable saliency. PLoS One 9:e86201