Metabolic Syndrome, Thyroid Function and Autoimmunity - The PORMETS Study.

Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets, 2019;19(1):75-83. doi: 10.2174/1871530318666180801125258.
Cadamuro J, Lippi G, von Meyer A, Ibarz M, van Dongen E; Lases, Cornes M, Nybo M, Vermeersch P, Grankvist K, Guimarães JT, Kristensen GBB, de la Salle B, Simundic AM

European survey on preanalytical sample handling - Part 2: Practices of European laboratories on monitoring and processing haemolytic, icteric and lipemic samples. On behalf of the European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFLM) W

Biochem Med (Zagreb), 2019 Jun 15;29(2):020705. doi: 10.11613/BM.2019.020705.
Cabral M, Bangdiwala SI, Severo M, Guimarães JT, Nogueira L, Ramos E

Central and peripheral body fat distribution: Different associations with low-grade inflammation in young adults?

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2019 Jun 6. pii: S0939-4753(19)30226-1. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2019.05.066. [Epub ahead of print]
Ferreira-Coimbra J, Rebelo S, Cunha AL, Guimarães JT, Bettencourt P

Legionella urinary antigen test -a contribute towards a more rational use.

Eur J Intern Med , 2019 Jan;59:e20-e21. doi: 10.1016/j.ejim.2018.09.009. Epub 2018 Sep 24.
Meira L, Chaves C, Araújo D, Almeida L, Boaventura R, Ramos A, Carvalho T, Osório NS, Castro AG, Rodrigues F, Guimarães JT, Saraiva M, Bastos HN

Predictors and outcomes of disseminated tuberculosis in an intermediate burden setting.

Pulmonology, 2019 Feb 25. pii: S2531-0437(18)30178-8. doi: 10.1016/j.pulmoe.2018.11.001. [Epub ahead of print]
Simundic AM, Bölenius K, Cadamuro J, Church S, Cornes MP, van Dongen-Lases EC, Eker P, Erdeljanovic T, Grankvist K, Guimarães JT, Hoke R, Ibarz M, Ivanov H, Kovalevskaya S, Kristensen GB, Lima-Oliveira G, Lippi G, von Meyer A, Nybo M, De la Salle B, Seipelt C, Sumarac Z, Vermeersch P.

Joint EFLM-COLABIOCLI recommendation for venous blood sampling.

Ann Biol Clin (Paris), 2019 Apr 1;77(2):131-154. doi: 10.1684/abc.2019.1419.
Andrade N, Marques C , Andrade S , Silva C , Rodrigues I , Guardão L, Guimarães JT, Keating E, Calhau C, Martel F

Effect of chrysin on changes in intestinal environment and microbiome induced by fructose-feeding in rats.

Food Funct, 2019 Aug 1;10(8):4566-4576. doi: 10.1039/c9fo01142k. Epub 2019 Jul 17.

Longitudinal association of adiposity and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein from adolescence into early adulthood.

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis, 2019 Jun;29(6):590-597. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2019.03.008. Epub 2019 Mar 21.
Lourenço P, Pereira J, Ribeiro A, Ferreira-Coimbra J, Barroso I, Guimarães JT, Leite-Moreira A, Bettencourt P

C-reactive protein decrease associates with mortality reduction only in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.

J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown), 2019 Jan;20(1):23-29. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000000726.
Cadamuro J, Lippi G, von Meyer A, Ibarz M, van Dongen E, Lases, Cornes M, Nybo M, Vermeersch P, Grankvist K, Guimarães JT, Kristensen GBB, de la Salle B, Simundic AM

European survey on preanalytical sample handling - Part 1: How do European laboratories monitor the preanalytical phase? On behalf of the European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFLM) Working Group for the Preanalytical Phase (W

Biochem Med (Zagreb), 2019 Jun 15;29(2):020704. doi: 10.11613/BM.2019.020704.
Santos-Alves E, Rizo-Roca D, Marques-Aleixo I, Coxito P, Martins S, Guimarães JT, Oliveira PJ, Torrella JR, Magalhães J, Ascensão A

Physical exercise positively modulates DOX-induced hepatic oxidative stress, mitochondrial dysfunction and quality control signaling.

Mitochondrion, 2019 Jul;47:103-113. doi: 10.1016/j.mito.2019.05.008. Epub 2019 Jun 3.
Ramos A, Carvalho T, Guimarães JT

The importance of multiple samples in mycobacterial recovery: A 10-year retrospective study.

Int J Mycobacteriol, 2019 Apr-Jun;8(2):175-179. doi: 10.4103/ijmy.ijmy_68_19.
Andrade N, Andrade S, Silva C, Rodrigues I, Guardão L, Guimarães JT, Keating E, Martel F

Chronic consumption of the dietary polyphenol chrysin attenuates metabolic disease in fructose-fed rats.

Eur J Nutr, 2019 Jan 10. doi: 10.1007/s00394-019-01895-9. [Epub ahead of print]
Rito T, Matos C, Carvalho C, Machado H, Rodrigues G, Oliveira, O, Ferreira E, Gonçalves J, Maio L, Morais C, Ramos H, Guimarães JT, Santos CL, Duarte R, Correia-Neves M

A complex scenario of tuberculosis transmission is revealed through genetic and epidemiological surveys in Porto.

BMC Infectious Diseases, 2018 Jan 25;18(1):53. doi: 10.1186/s12879-018-2968-1.

Relationship between dietary vitamin D and serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in Portuguese adolescents.

Public Health Nutr , 2018 Feb;21(2):325-332. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017002804. Epub 2017 Oct 30.
Ruas RR, Abreu I, Nuak J, Ramos A, Carvalho T, Ribeiro M, Guimarães JT, Sarmento A

Nontuberculous mycobacteria in a tertiary Hospital in Portugal: A clinical review.

Int J Mycobacteriol, 2017 Oct-Dec;6(4):344-348. doi: 10.4103/ijmy.ijmy_177_17.

Vitamin D, parathyroid hormone and metabolic syndrome - the PORMETS study.

BMC Endocr Disord, 2017 Nov 17;17(1):71. doi: 10.1186/s12902-017-0221-3.
Neves AL, Cabral M, Leite-Moreira A, Monterroso J, Ramalho C, Guimarães H, Barros H, Guimarães JT, Henriques-Coelho T, Areias JC

Myocardial Injury Biomarkers in Newborns with Congenital Heart Disease.

Pediatr Neonatol, 2016 Apr 2. pii: S1875-9572(16)30019-5. doi: 10.1016/j.pedneo.2015.11.004. [Epub ahead of print]
Sousa M, Brito J, Guimarães JT, Mendonça D, Teixeira VH, Soares J

Similar Metabolic Recovery After Ingesting A Commercial Or Homemade Beverage Following An Exhaustive Eccentric Protocol: 865 Board #181 June 1, 2: 00 PM - 3: 30 PM.

Med Sci Sports Exerc, 2016 May;48(5 Suppl 1):242. doi: 10.1249/01.mss.0000485728.01517.82.
Silva N, Patrício E, Bettencourt P, Guimarães JT

Evaluation of Innate Immunity Biomarkers on Admission and at Discharge From an Acute Heart Failure Episode.

J Clin Lab Anal, 2016 Nov;30(6):1183-1190. doi: 10.1002/jcla.22001. Epub 2016 Jul 8.
Ramos A, Carvalho T, Ribeiro M, Guimarães JT

Capilia™ TB-Neo assay: a new tool for rapid distinction between tuberculous and non-tuberculous mycobacteria.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2016 Jun;20(6):753-6. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.15.0528.
Bohn L, Ramoa A, Silva G, Silva N, Guimarães JT, Abreu S, Ribeiro F, Oliveira J

Metabolic Syndrome And Time Spent In Sedentary Activity Shape Carotid-femoral Pulse Wave Velocity: 814 Board #130 June 1, 2: 00 PM - 3: 30 PM.

Med Sci Sports Exerc, 2016 May;48(5 Suppl 1):225. doi: 10.1249/01.mss.0000485677.27066.8b.
Costa L, Schaefer F, Afonso AC, Bustorff M, Guimarães JT, Guerra A, Barros H, Azevedo A

Normalization of glomerular filtration rate in obese children.

Pediatr Nephrol, 2016 Mar 23. [Epub ahead of print]
Bastos HN, Osório NS, Castro AG, Ramos A, Carvalho T, Meira L, Araújo D, Almeida L, Boaventura R, Fragata P, Chaves C, Costa P, Portela M, Ferreira I, Magalhães SP, Rodrigues F, Sarmento-Castro R, Duarte R, Guimarães JT, Saraiva M

A Prediction Rule to Stratify Mortality Risk of Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

PLoS One, 2016 Sep 16;11(9):e0162797. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0162797. eCollection 2016.
Costa L, Morato M, Sousa T, Cosme D, Guimarães JT, Guerra A, Schaefer F, Afonso AC, Azevedo A, Albino-Teixeira A

Urinary fibrogenic cytokines ET-1 and TGF-β1 are associated with urinary angiotensinogen levels in obese children

Pediatr Nephrol, 2016 Mar;31(3):455-64. doi: 10.1007/s00467-015-3232-1. Epub 2015 Oct 19.
Cornes MP, Church S, van Dongen-Lases E, Grankvist K, Guimarães JT, Ibarz M, Kovalevskaya S, Kristensen GB, Lippi G, Nybo M, Sprongl L, Sumarac Z, Simundic AM; Working Group for Preanalytical Phase (WG-PRE) and European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Lab

The role of European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine Working Group for Preanalytical Phase in standardization and harmonization of the preanalytical phase in Europe.

Ann Clin Biochem, 2016 May 1. pii: 0004563216643969. [Epub ahead of print]
Abreu C, Silva-Pinto A, Lazzara D, sobrinho-Simões J, Guimarães JT, Sarmento A

Imported dengue from 2013 Angola outbreak: Not just serotype 1 was detected.

J Clin Virol, 2016 Apr 14;79:77-79. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2016.04.011. [Epub ahead of print]
Boaventura P, Durães C, Mendes A, Costa NR, Chora I, Ferreira S, Araújo E, Lopes P, Rosa G, Marques P, Bettencourt P, Oliveira I, Costa F, Ramos I, Teles MJ, Guimarães JT, Sobrinho-Simões M, Soares P

IL6-174 G>C Polymorphism (rs1800795) Association with Late Effects of Low Dose Radiation Exposure in the Portuguese Tinea Capitis Cohort.

PLoS One, 2016 Sep 23;11(9):e0163474. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0163474.
Neves AL, Cabral M, Leite-Moreira A, Monterroso J, Ramalho C, Guimarães H, Barros H, Guimarães JT, Henriques-Coelho T, Areias JC

Time-dependence of cardiac biomarker levels in newborns with congenital heart defects: Umbilical cord versus peripheral newborn blood.

Int J Cardiol , 2016 Mar 30;214:412-414. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2016.03.116. [Epub ahead of print]
Costa L, Caldas-Afonso A, Schaefer F, Guimarães JT, Bustorff M, Guerra A, Barros H, Azevedo A

Decreased renal function in overweight and obese prepubertal children

Pediatric Research, 2015 Oct;78(4):436-44. doi: 10.1038/pr.2015.130. Epub 2015 Jul 7.

Healthy excessive weight in Portuguese women 4years after delivery of a liveborn.

Prev Med, 2015 Jun;75:49-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2015.03.009. Epub 2015 Mar 12.
Silva N, Bettencourt P, Guimarães JT

The lymphocyte-to-monocyte ratio: An added value for death prediction in heart failure

Nutr Metab Cardiovas Dis, Nov;25(11):1033-40. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2015.07.004. Epub 2015 Jul 26.
Correia-Branco A, Azevedo CF, Araújo JR, Guimarães JT, Faria A, Keating E, Martel F

Xanthohumol impairs glucose uptake by a human first-trimester extravillous trophoblast cell line (HTR-8/SVneo cells) and impacts the process of placentation

Mol Hum Reprod, 2015 Oct;21(10):803-15. doi: 10.1093/molehr/gav043. Epub 2015 Jul 20.
Friões F, Lourenço P, Almeida PB, Rocha OL, Guimarães JT, Januzzi JL, Azevedo A, Bettencourt P

Prognostic value of sST2 added to BNP in acute heart failure with preserved or reduced ejection fraction

Clin Res Cardiol, 2015 Jun;104(6):491-9. doi: 10.1007/s00392-015-0811-x. Epub 2015 Jan 14.
Friões F, Rocha OL, Almeida PB, Silva N, Guimarães JT, Omland T, Azevedo A, Bettencourt P

Prognostic Value of Osteoprotegerin in Acute Heart Failure

Can J Cardiol, 2015 Oct;31(10):1266-71. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2015.04.003. Epub 2015 Apr 9.
Alvelos M, Couto M, Rocha OL, Almeida PB, Guimarães JT, Azevedo A, Bettencourt P

Measuring renal function in acute heart failure: A place for old and new equations

Int J Cardiol , 2015 Oct 1;196:70-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.05.171. Epub 2015 May 31.
Silva N, Martins S, Lourenço P, Bettencourt P, Guimarães JT

Complement C3c and C4c as predictors of death in heart failure

IJC Metabolic & Endocrine, 7 (2015): 31-35
Pereira CD, Severo M, Neves D., Ascenção A, Magalhães J, Guimarães JT, Monteiro R, Martins MJ

Natural mineral-rich water ingestion improves hepatic and fat glucocorticoid-signaling and increases sirtuin 1 in an animal model of metabolic syndrome

Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig, 1868-1883
Faria G, Gonçalves A, Cunha R, Guimarães JT, Calhau C, Preto J, Taveira-Gomes A

Beyond central adiposity: liver fat and visceral fat area are associated with metabolic syndrome in morbidly obese patients

Int J Surg, Feb;14:75-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2014.12.028. Epub 2015 Jan 16.
Pestana D, Faria G, Sá C, Fernandes VC, Teixeira D, Norberto S, Faria A, Meireles M, Marques C, Correia-Sá L, Cunha A, Guimarães JT, Taveira-Gomes A, Santos AC, Domingues VF, Delerue-Matos C, Monteiro R, Calhau C

Persistent organic pollutant levels in human visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue in obese individuals—Depot differences and dysmetabolism implications

Environ Res, 2014 Aug;133:170-7. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.05.026. Epub 2014 Jun 18.

Child day-care attendance and Helicobacter pylori infection in the Portuguese birth cohort Geração XXI

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2014 May;23(3):193-8. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0b013e328364742a.
Reis C, Costa A, Guimarães JT, Tuna D, Braga AC, Pacheco JJ, Arosa FA, Salazar F, Cardoso E

Clinical improvement following therapy for periodontitis: Association with a decrease in IL-1 and IL-6

Exp Ther Med, 2014 Jul;8(1):323-327. Epub 2014 May 19
Pereira CD, Araújo JR, Guimarães JT, Pestana D, Santos A, Pereira R, Ascenção A, Magalhães J, Monteiro R, Martins MJ

Relevance of a Hypersaline Sodium-Rich Naturally Sparkling Mineral Water to the Protection against Metabolic Syndrome Induction in Fructose-Fed Sprague-Dawley Rats: A Biochemical, Metabolic, a

Int J Endoc, doi: 10.1155/2014/384583
Lourenço P, Silva S, Friões F, Alvelos M, Amorim M, Couto M, Torres-Ramalho P, Guimarães JT, Araújo JP, Bettencourt P

Low prealbumin is strongly associated with adverse outcome in heart failure

Heart, 2014 Nov;100(22):1780-5. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2014-305747. Epub 2014 Jul 1.
Rocha-Rodrigues S, Santos-Alves E, Coxito PM, Marques-Aleixo I, Passos E, Guimarães JT, Martins MJ, Oliveira PJ, Magalhães J, Ascensão A

Combined effects of aging and in vitro non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs on kidney and liver mitochondrial physiology

Life Sci, 2013 Sep 3;93(8):329-37. doi: 10.1016/j.lfs.2013.07.004. Epub 2013 Jul 17
Bastos J, Peleteiro B, Pinto H, Marinho A, Guimarães JT, Ramos E, La Vecchia C, Barros H, Lunet N

Prevalence, incidence and risk factors for Helicobacter pylori infection in a cohort of Portuguese adolescents (EpiTeen)

Dig Liver Dis, 2013 Apr;45(4):290-5. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2012.11.009. Epub 2012 Dec 21.
Marques EA,, Viana LJ, Tuna D, Figueiredo P, Guimarães JT, Carvalho J

Response of bone mineral density, inflammatory cytokines, and biochemical bone markers to a 32-week combined loading exercise programme in older men and women

Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 2013 Sep-Oct;57(2):226-33. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2013.03.014. Epub 2013 Apr 23.
Tomada I, Fernandes D, Guimarães JT, Almeida H, Neves D

Energy restriction ameliorates metabolic syndrome-induced cavernous tissue structural modifications in aged rats

Age (Dordr), 2013 Oct;35(5):1721-39. doi: 10.1007/s11357-012-9473-z. Epub 2012 Sep 26
Faria G, Preto J, da Costa EL, Guimarães JT, Calhau C, Taveira-Gomes A

Acute improvement in insulin resistance after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: is 3 days enough to correct insulin metabolism?

Obes Surg, 2013 Jan;23(1):103-10. doi: 10.1007/s11695-012-0803-0
Costa R, Negrão R, Valente I, Castela Â, Duarte D, Guardão L, Magalhães PJ, Rodrigues JA, Guimarães JT, Gomes P, Soares R

Xanthohumol modulates inflammation, oxidative stress, and angiogenesis in type 1 diabetic rat skin wound

J Nat Prod, 2013 Nov 22;76(11):2047-53. doi: 10.1021/np4002898. Epub 2013 Nov 7.
Alvelos M, Lourenço P, Dias C, Amorim M, Rema J, Bento-Leite A, Guimarães JT, Almeida P, Bettencourt P

Prognostic value of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin in acute heart failure

Int J Cardiol , 2013 Apr 30;165(1):51-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2011.07.080. Epub 2011 Aug 27
Bastos J, Peleteiro B, Barros R, Alves L, Severo M, Pina MF, Pinto H, Carvalho S, Marinho A, Guimarães JT, Azevedo A, La Vecchia C, Barros H, Lunet N

Sociodemographic Determinants of Prevalence and Incidence of Helicobacter pylori Infection in Portuguese Adults

Helicobacter, 2013 Dec;18(6):413-22. doi: 10.1111/hel.12061. Epub 2013 Jun 3.
Lourenço P, Friões F, Silva N, Guimarães JT, Bettencourt P

Dipeptidyl peptidase IV and mortality after an acute heart failure episode

J Cardiovasc Pharmacol, 2013 Aug;62(2):138-42. doi: 10.1097/FJC.0b013e3182949673
Lourenço P, Silva S, Friões F, Alvelos M, Amorim M, Torres-Ramalho P, Teles MJ, Guimarães JT, Bettencourt P

Does pre-albumin predict in-hospital mortality in heart failure

Int J Cardiol , 2013 Jul 1;166(3):758-60. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.09.169. Epub 2012 Oct 16
Ramalho R, Almeida J, Beltrão M, Pirraco A, Costa R, Sokhatska O, Guardão L, Palmares C, Guimarães JT, Delgado L, Moreira A, Soares R

Substance P antagonist improves both obesity and asthma in a mouse model

Allergy, 2013 Jan;68(1):48-54. doi: 10.1111/all.12052. Epub 2012 Nov 26.
Rocha J, van Spronsen FJ, Almeida MF, Ramos E, Guimarães JT, Borges N

Early dietary treated patients with phenylketonuria can achieve normal growth and body composition

Mol Genet Metab, 2013;110 Suppl:S40-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ymgme.2013.10.009. Epub 2013 Oct 22.
Duarte D, Taveira-Gomes T, Sokhatska O, Palmares C, Costa R, Negrão R, Guimarães JT, Delgado L, Soares R, Moreira A

Increased circulating platelet microparticles as a potential biomarker in asthma

Allergy, 2013 Aug;68(8):1073-5. doi: 10.1111/all.12190. Epub 2013 Jul 29
Rocha JC, van Spronsen FJ, Almeida MF, Soares G, Quelhas D, Ramos E, Guimarães JT, Borges N

Dietary treatment in phenylketonuria does not lead to increased risk of obesity or metabolic syndro

Mol Genet Metab, 107(4):659-63
Santos A, Martins MJ, Guimarães JT, Severo M, Azevedo I

Sodium-rich carbonated natural mineral water ingestion and blood pressure

Rev Port Cardiol, 29(2):159-172
Santos A, Martins MJ, Guimarães JT, Severo M, Azevedo I

Ingestão de água mineral natural gasocarbónica hipersalina e pressão arterial

Rev Port Cardiol, 29 (02): 159-172