Structure, Energetics and Reactivity


Higher Activation Barriers Lift Exothermic Rate Restrictions in Electron Transfers and Enable Faster Reactions

K. K. Mentel, A. Serra, P. Abreu, L. G. Arnaut, Nature Commun., 9 (2018) 2903

DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-05267-5

Photochemistry of 2-Formylphenylnitrene: A Doorway to Heavy-Atom Tunneling of a Benzazirine to a Cyclic Ketenimine

C. M. Nunes, I. Reva, S. Kozuch, R. J. McMahon and R. Fausto , J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139 (2017) 17649.

DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b10495


 Levetiracetam + nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug binary systems: a contribution to the development of new solid dosage forms

S. M. T. Machado, R. A. E. Castro, T- M. R. Maria, J. Canotilho, M. E. S. Eusébio, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 533 (2017) 1.

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2017.09.012


Biologically Inspired and Magnetically Recoverable Copper Porphyrinic Catalysts: A Greener Approach for Oxidation of Hydrocarbons with Molecular Oxygen

C. A. Henriques, A. Fernandes, L. M. Rossi, M. F. Ribeiro, M. J. F. Calvete, M. M. Pereira, Adv. Funct. Mater., 26 (2016) 3359.

DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201505405


Conformational Switching by Vibrational Excitation of a Remote NH Bond

A. J. Lopes Jesus, I. Reva, C. Araujo-Andrade, R. Fausto, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 137 (2015) 14240.

DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b08588


Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) of Cancer: From a Local to a Systemic Treatment

J. M. Dabrowski, L. G. Arnaut, Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 14 (2015) 1765-1780.

(This highly cited paper received enough citations to place it in the top 1% of the academic field of Biology & Biochemistry based on a highly cited threshold for the field and publication year)

DOI: 10.1039/c5pp00132c


Improving discrimination in the grading of rat mammary tumors using two-dimensional mapping of histopathological observations

A. C. Lopes, T. F. G. C. Covas, A. C. C: Pais, J. L. G. F. S. C. Pereira, B. Colaço, A. M. S. Cabrita, Exp. Toxicol. Pathol., 66 (2014) 73-80. 

DOI: 10.1016/j.etp.2013.09.001