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2019
2019
Morais S, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Lunet N

The effect of a gastric second primary cancer on the survival of patients with a previous cancer history.

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2019 Oct 22. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000540. [Epub ahead of print]
2019
Santos AP, Castro C, Antunes L, Henrique R, Cardoso MH, Monteiro MP

Disseminated Well-Differentiated Gastro-Entero-Pancreatic Tumors Are Associated with Metabolic Syndrome.

J Clin Med, 2019 Sep 17;8(9). pii: E1479. doi: 10.3390/jcm8091479.
2018
Panagopoulou P, Georgakis MK, Baka M, Moschovi M, Papadakis V, Polychronopoulou S, Kourti M5, Hatzipantelis E, Stiakaki E, Dana H, Tragiannidis A, Bouka E, Antunes L, Bastos J, Coza D, Demetriou A, Agius D, Eser S, Gheorghiu R, Šekerija M, Trojanowski M, Žagar T, Zborovskaya A, Ryzhov A, Dessypris N, Morgenstern D, Petridou ET

Persisting inequalities in survival patterns of childhood neuroblastoma in Southern and Eastern Europe and the effect of socio-economic development compared with those of the US.

Eur J Cancer, 2018 Jun;96:44-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2018.03.003. Epub 2018 Apr 16.
2018
Torres-Ferreira J, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Gomez A, Menezes FD, Freitas R, Oliveira J,, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Esteller M, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

MiR-193b promoter methylation accurately detects prostate cancer in urine sediments and miR-34b/c or miR-129-2 promoter methylation define subsets of clinically aggressive tumors

Mol Cancer, 2017; 16: 26.
2018
Morais S, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Lunet N

Second primary gastric cancers in a region with an overall high risk of gastric cancer.

Gac Sanit , 2018 Dec 4. pii: S0213-9111(18)30235-8. doi: 10.1016/j.gaceta.2018.08.010. [Epub ahead of print]
2018
Doganis D, Panagopoulou P, Tragiannidis A, Vichos T, Moschovi M, Polychronopoulou S, Rigatou E, Papakonstantinou E, Stiakaki E, Dana H, Bouka P, Antunes L, Bastos J, Coza D, Demetriou A, Agius D, Eser S, Ryzhov A, Sekerija M, Trojanowski M, Zagar T, Zborovskaya A, Perisic SZ, Strantzia K, Dessypris N, Psaltopoulou T, Petridou ET

Survival and mortality rates of Wilms tumour in Southern and Eastern European countries: Socioeconomic differentials compared with the United States of America.

Eur J Cancer, 2018 Sep;101:38-46. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2018.06.012. Epub 2018 Jul 17.
2018
Doganis D, Panagopoulou P, Tragiannidis A, Georgakis MK, Moschovi M, Polychronopoulou S, Rigatou E, Papakonstantinou E, Stiakaki E, Dana H, Bouka E, Antunes L, Bastos J, Coza D, Demetriou A, Agius D, Eser S, Ryzhov A, Sekerija M, Trojanowski M, Zagar T, Zborovskaya A, Perisic SZ, Stefanaki K, Dessypris N, Petridou ET

Childhood nephroblastoma in Southern and Eastern Europe and the US: Incidence variations and temporal trends by human development index.

Cancer Epidemiol, 2018 Jun;54:75-81. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2018.03.012. Epub 2018 Apr 11.
2017
Georgakis MK, Karalexi MA, Kalogirou EI, Ryzhov A, Zborovskaya A, Dimitrova N, Eser S, Antunes L, Sekerija M, Zagar T, Bastos J, Agius D, Florea M, Coza D, Bouka E, Bourgioti C, Dana H, Hatzipantelis E, Moschovi M, Papadopoulos S, Sfakianos G, Papakonstantinou E, Polychronopoulou S, Sgouros S, Stefanaki K, Stiakaki E, S

Incidence, time trends and survival patterns of childhood pilocytic astrocytomas in Southern-Eastern Europe and SEER, US.

J Neurooncol, 2017 Jan;131(1):163-175. doi: 10.1007/s11060-016-2284-9. Epub 2016 Oct 14.
2017
Castro C, Dinis-Ribeiro M, Rodrigues ANG, Calheiros T, Santos J, Pereira P, Ramos M, Cunha H5, Andrade M, Costa A, Sá L, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Lomba-Viana R

Western long-term accuracy of serum pepsinogen-based gastric cancer screening.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol, 2017 Dec 5. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0000000000001040. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Lobo J, Rodrigues Â,, Antunes L, Graça I, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Vieira FQ, Martins AT, Oliveira J, Jerónimo C, Henrique R

High immunoexpression of Ki67, EZH2, and SMYD3 in diagnostic prostate biopsies independently predicts outcome in patients with prostate cancer.

Urol Oncol, 2017 Nov 22. pii: S1078-1439(17)30565-3. doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.10.028. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Bordoni A, Uhry Z, Antunes L, GRELL EUROCARE-5 Working Group.

Trends in net survival lung cancer in six European Latin countries: results from the SUDCAN population-based study.

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2017 Jan;26 Trends in cancer net survival in six European Latin Countries: the SUDCAN study:S70-S76. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000299.
2017
Ramalho-Carvalho J, Martins JB, Cekaite L, Sveen A, Torres-Ferreira J, Graça I, Costa-Pinheiro P, Eilertsen IA, Antunes L, Oliveira J, Lothe RA, Henrique R, Jerónimo C.

Epigenetic disruption of miR-130a promotes prostate cancer by targeting SEC23B and DEPDC1.

Cancer Lett, 2017 Jan 28;385:150-159. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2016.10.028. Epub 2016 Oct 27.
2017
Félix LM, Serafim C, Martins MJ, Valentim AM, Antunes L, Matos M, Coimbra AM

Morphological and behavioral responses of zebrafish after 24h of ketamine embryonic exposure.

Toxicol Appl Pharmacol, 2017 Apr 15;321:27-36. doi: 10.1016/j.taap.2017.02.013. Epub 2017 Feb 17.
2017
Karalexi MA, Georgakis MK, Dessypris N, Ryzhov A, Zborovskaya A, Dimitrova N, Zivkovic S, Eser S, Antunes L, Sekerija M, Zagar T, Bastos J, Demetriou A, Agius D, Florea M, Coza D, Bouka E, Dana H, Hatzipantelis E, Kourti M, Moschovi M, Polychronopoulou S, Stiakaki E, Pourtsidis A, Petridou ET

Mortality and survival patterns of childhood lymphomas: geographic and age-specific patterns in Southern-Eastern European and SEER/US registration data.

Hematol Oncol, 2017 Dec;35(4):608-618. doi: 10.1002/hon.2347. Epub 2016 Sep 19.
2017
Antunes L, Roche L, Bento MJ, GRELL EUROCARE-5 Working Group.

Trends in net survival from corpus uteri cancer in six European Latin countries: results from the SUDCAN population-based study.

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2017 Jan;26 Trends in cancer net survival in six European Latin Countries: the SUDCAN study:S100-S106. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000294.
2017
Georgakis MK, Papathoma P, Ryzhov A, Zivkovic-Perisic S, Eser S, Taraszkiewicz Ł, Sekerija M, Žagar T, Antunes L, Zborovskaya A, Bastos J, Florea M, Coza D, Demetriou A, Agius D, Strahinja RM, Themistocleous M, Tolia M, Tzanis S, Alexiou GA, Papanikolaou PG, Nomikos P, Kantzanou M, Dessypris N, Pourtsidis A, Petridou ET

Malignant central nervous system tumors among adolescents and young adults (15-39 years old) in 14 Southern-Eastern European registries and the US Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results program: Mortality and survival patterns.

Cancer, 2017 Nov 15;123(22):4458-4471. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30884. Epub 2017 Jul 14.
2017
Morais S, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Lunet N

Cumulative incidence estimates in the presence of competing risks.

J Clin Epidemiol, 2017 Sep 14. pii: S0895-4356(17)30583-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.09.011. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Ferreira MJ, Pires-Luís AS, Vieira-Coimbra M, Costa-Pinheiro P, Antunes L, Dias PC, Lobo F, Oliveira J, Gonçalves CS, Costa BM, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

SETDB2 and RIOX2 are differentially expressed among renal cell tumor subtypes, associating with prognosis and metastization.

Epigenetics, 2017;12(12):1057-1064. doi: 10.1080/15592294.2017.1385685. Epub 2018 Jan 22.
2017
Torres-Ferreira J, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Gomez A, Menezes FD, Freitas R, Oliveira J, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Esteller M, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

MiR-193b promoter methylation accurately detects prostate cancer in urine sediments and miR-34b/c or miR-129-2 promoter methylation define subsets of clinically aggressive tumors.

Mol Cancer, 2017; 16: 26.
2017
Bartosch C, Afonso M, Pires-Luís AS, Galaghar A, Guimarães M, Antunes L, Lopes JM

Distant Metastases in Uterine Leiomyosarcomas: The Wide Variety of Body Sites and Time Intervals to Metastatic Relapse.

Int J Gynecol Pathol, 2017 Jan;36(1):31-41. doi: 10.1097/PGP.0000000000000284.
2017
Pires-Luís A, Costa-Pinheiro P, Ferreira MJ, Antunes L, Lobo F, Oliveira J, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

Identification of clear cell renal cell carcinoma and oncocytoma using a three-gene promoter methylation panel

J Transl Med, 2017; 15: 149.
2017
Morais S, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Lunet N

Risk of second primary cancers among patients with a first primary gastric cancer: A population-based study in North Portugal.

Cancer Epidemiol, 2017 Aug 23;50(Pt A):85-91. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2017.08.007. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Antunes L, Santos LL, Bento MJ

Survival from cancer in the north region of Portugal: results from the first decade of the millennium.

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2017 Sep;26 Joining forces for better cancer registration in Europe:S170-S175. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000378.
2017
Georgakis MK, Dessypris N, Baka M, Moschovi M, Papadakis V, Polychronopoulou S, Kourti M, Hatzipantelis E, Stiakaki E, Dana H, Bouka E, Antunes L, Bastos J, Coza D, Demetriou A, Agius D, Eser S, Gheorghiu R, Sekerija M, Trojanowski M, Zagar T, Zborovskaya A, Ryzhov A, Tragiannidis A, Panagopoulou P, Steliarova-Foucher E, Petridou ET

Neuroblastoma among children in Southern and Eastern European cancer registries: Variations in incidence and temporal trends compared to US.

Int J Cancer, 2017 Dec 18. doi: 10.1002/ijc.31222. [Epub ahead of print]
2017
Georgakis MK, Panagopoulou P, Papathoma P, Tragiannidis A, Ryzhov A, Zivkovic-Perisic S, Eser S, Taraszkiewicz Ł, Sekerija M, Žagar T, Antunes L, Zborovskaya A, Bastos J, Florea M, Coza D, Demetriou A, Agius D, Strahinja RM, Sfakianos G, Nikas I, Kosmidis S, Razis E, Pourtsidis A, Kantzanou M, Dessypris N, Petridou ET

Central nervous system tumours among adolescents and young adults (15-39 years) in Southern and Eastern Europe: Registration improvements reveal higher incidence rates compared to the US.

Eur J Cancer, 2017 Nov;86:46-58. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2017.08.030.
2017
Padrão NA, Monteiro-Reis S, Torres-Ferreira J, Antunes L, Leça L, Montezuma D, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Dias PC, Monteiro P, Oliveira J, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

MicroRNA promoter methylation: a new tool for accurate detection of urothelial carcinoma.

Br J Cancer, 2017 Feb 28;116(5):634-639. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2016.454. Epub 2017 Jan 12.
2016
Sampaio IL, Luiz HV, Violante LS, Santos AP, Antunes L, Torres I, Sanches C, Azevedo I, Duarte H

Treatment of Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors with Lu-177-DOTA-TATE: Experience of the Portuguese Institute of Oncology in Porto.

Acta Medica Portuguesa, 2016 Nov;29(11):726-733. doi: 10.20344/amp.7306. Epub 2016 Nov 30.
2016
Figueiredo L, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Lunet N

Incidence of second primary cancers in North Portugal-a population-based study

J Cancer Surviv, 2016 Feb;10(1):142-52. doi: 10.1007/s11764-015-0460-0. Epub 2015 Jul 10.
2016
Freitas R, Cruz R, Antunes L, Araújo P, Silva P, Saraiva L, Magalhães S, Moreira Silva V, Morais A, Lobo F, Oliveira J

Parcial Nephrectomies - results of 12 years from an Oncology Institution.

Acta Medica Portuguesa, 2016 Feb;29(2):123-30. doi: 10.20344/amp.5231. Epub 2016 Feb 29.
2016
Georgakis MK, Karalexi MA, Agius D, Antunes L, Bastos J, Coza D, Demetriou A, Dimitrova N, Eser S, Florea M, Ryzhov A, Sekerija M, Žagar T, Zborovskaya A, Zivkovic S, Bouka E, Kanavidis P, Dana H, Hatzipantelis E, Kourti M, Moschovi M, Polychronopo

Incidence and time trends of childhood lymphomas: findings from 14 Southern and Eastern European cancer registries and the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results, USA.

Cancer Causes Control, 2016 Nov;27(11):1381-1394. Epub 2016 Oct 18.
2016
Castro C, Antunes L, Lunet N, Bento MJ

Cancer incidence predictions in the North of Portugal: keeping population-based cancer registration up to date

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2016 Sep;25(5):472-80. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000199.
2016
Karalexi MA, Baka M, Ryzhov A, Zborovskaya A, Dimitrova N, Zivkovic S, Eser S, Antunes L, Sekerija M, Zagar T, Bastos J, Demetriou A, Agius D, Florea M, Coza D, Polychronopoulou S, Stiakaki E, Moschovi M, Hatzipantelis E, Kourti M, Graphakos S, Pombo-de-Oliveira MS, Adami HO, Petridou ET

Survival trends in childhood chronic myeloid leukaemia in Southern-Eastern Europe and the United States of America.

Eur J Cancer, 2016 Nov;67:183-190. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2016.08.011. Epub 2016 Sep 24.
2016
Monteiro LS, Warnakulasuriya S, Cadilhe S, Sousa D, Trancoso PF, Antunes L, Salazar F, Pacheco JJ

Oral cancer awareness and knowledge among residents in the Oporto city, Portugal.

J Investig Clin Dent, 2016 Aug;7(3):294-303. doi: 10.1111/jicd.12158. Epub 2015 May 15.
2016
Pires-Luís AS, Vieira-Coimbra M, João Ferreira M, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Costa-Pinheiro P, Antunes L, Dias PC, Lobo F, Oliveira J, Graça I, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

Prognostic significance of MST1R dysregulation in renal cell tumors.

Am J Cancer Res, 2016; 6(8): 1799–1811.
2015
Pires-Luís AS, Vieira-Coimbra M, Vieira FQ, Costa-Pinheiro P, Silva-Santos R, Dias PC,, Antunes L, Lobo F, Oliveira J, Gonçalves CS, Costa BM, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

Expression of histone methyltransferases as novel biomarkers for renal cell tumor diagnosis and prognostication.

Epigenetics, 2015;10(11):1033-43. doi: 10.1080/15592294.2015.1103578.
2015
Papathoma P, Thomopoulos TP, Karalexi MA, Ryzhov A, Zborovskaya A, Dimitrova N, Zivkovic S, Eser S, Antunes L, Sekerija M, Zagar T, Bastos J, Demetriou A, Cozma R, Coza D, Bouka E, Dessypris N, Kantzanou M, Kanavidis P, Dana H, Hatzipantelis E, Moschovi M, Polychronopoulou S, Pourtsidis A, Stiakaki E, Papakonstantinou E, Oikonomou K

Childhood central nervous system tumours: Incidence and time trends in 13 Southern and Eastern European cancer registries.

Eur J Cancer, 2015 Jul;51(11):1444-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2015.04.014. Epub 2015 May 9.
2015
Junqueira-Neto S, Vieira FQ, Montezuma D, Costa NR, Antunes L, Baptista T, Oliveira AI, Graça I, Rodrigues Â, Magalhães JS, Oliveira J, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

Phenotypic impact of deregulated expression of class I histone deacetylases in urothelial cell carcinoma of the bladder.

Mol Carcinog, 2015 Jul;54(7):523-31. doi: 10.1002/mc.22117. Epub 2013 Nov 30.
2015
Karalexi MA, Papathoma P, Thomopoulos TP, Ryzhov A, Zborovskaya A, Dimitrova N, Zivkovic S, Eser S, Antunes L, Sekerija M, Zagar T, Bastos J, Demetriou A, Agius D, Cozma R, Coza D, Bouka E, Dessypris N, Belechri M, Dana H, Hatzipantelis E, Papakonstantinou E, Polychronopoulou S, Pourtsidis A, Stiakaki E, Chatziioannou A, Manolitsi K

Childhood central nervous system tumour mortality and survival in Southern and Eastern Europe (1983-2014): Gaps persist across 14 cancer registries.

Eur J Cancer, 2015 Nov;51(17):2665-77. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2015.08.018. Epub 2015 Sep 3.
2013
Monteiro LS, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Warnakulasuriya S.

Incidence rates and trends of lip, oral and oro-pharyngeal cancers in Portugal.

J Oral Pathol Med, 2013 Apr;42(4):345-51. doi: 10.1111/jop.12010. Epub 2012 Oct 4.
2013
Ferraz G, Almeida A, Antunes L, Teixeira S, Pereira S, Edra N

Variation in the incidence of agitated delirium during the day in a palliative care unit: a preliminary report.

Am J Hosp Palliat Care, 2013 Mar;30(2):111-3. doi: 10.1177/1049909112444302. Epub 2012 Apr 19.
2013
Vieira FQ, Costa-Pinheiro P, Ramalho-Carvalho J, Pereira A, Menezes FD, Antunes L, Carneiro I, Oliveira J, Henrique R, Jerónimo C

Deregulated expression of selected histone methylases and demethylases in prostate carcinoma

Endocr Relat Cancer, 2013 Dec 16;21(1):51-61. doi: 10.1530/ERC-13-0375. Print 2014 Feb.
2013
Figueiredo L, Antunes L, Bento MJ, Lunet N

Evaluation of the frequency of and survival from second primary cancers in North Portugal: a population-based study

Eur J Cancer Prev, 2013 Nov;22(6):599-606. doi: 10.1097/CEJ.0b013e32835f3bbc.
2012
Ferraz G, Almeida A, Antunes L, Teixeira S, Pereira S, Edra N

Variation of the incidence of agitated delirium during the day in a palliative care unit – a preliminary report

Am J Hosp Palliat Care, 30(2):111-3