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Martin V, Bettencourt AF, Santos C, Gomes PS. Reviewing particulate delivery systems loaded with repurposed tetracyclines - From micro to nanoparticles. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2024; 649: 123642. (IF 2022: 5.8)
doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2023.123642

Filipov E, Yildiz R, Dikovska A, Sotelo L, Soma T, Avdeev G, Terziyska P, Christiansen S, Leriche A, Fernandes MH, Daskalova A. Application of laser-based methodologies for surface functionalization of porous tricalcium phosphate-hydroxyapatite scaffolds. Journal of Functional Biomaterials 2024; 15: 36. (IF 2022: 4.8)

doi: 10.3390/jfb15020036

Nunes GP, Silveira TC, Marciano JV, dos Reis-Prado AH, Ferrisse TM, Dos Anjos EB, Fernandes MH. The Effect of Dexlansoprazole on Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. International Journal of Molecular Sciences 2024; 25(2):1247. (IF 2022: 5.6)

doi: 10.3390/ijms25021247

Martin V, Bettencourt AF, Fernandes MH, Alves MM, Hanafy M, Cui Z, Gomes PS, Santos C. Green Synthesis of Zn-Mg Layered Hydroxide Nanoparticles with Surface-mediated Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Activity. Surfaces and Interfaces 2024; 46: 104037. (IF 2022: 6.2)

doi: 10.1016/j.surfin.2024.104037

Furtado GS, Martin V, Araújo R, Gomes PS, Lago AD. Osteoinductive activity of photobiomodulation in an organotypic bone model. Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy 2024; 45: 103936. (IF 2022: 3.3)
doi: 10.1016/j.pdpdt.2023.103936


Lapa T, Pascoa, RNMJ, Coimbra F, Gomes PS. Oral lichen planus identification by mid-infrared spectroscopy of oral biofluids: A case-control study. Clinica Chimica Acta 2022; 530: 126-133. (IF 2022: 3.786)
doi: 10.1016/j.cca.2022.04.001


Dardouri M, Bettencourt A, Martin V, Carvalho FA, Santos C, Monge N, Santos NC, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Ribeiro IAC. Using plasma-mediated covalent functionalization of rhamnolipids on polydimethylsiloxane towards the antimicrobial improvement of catheter surfaces. Biomaterials Advances 2022; 134. 112563. (IF 2021: 8.457)
doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2021.112563

Ferreira-Baptista C, Queirós A, Ferreira R, Fernandes MH, Colaço B, Gomes PS. The osteogenic potential of falciform ligament-derived stromal cells – a comparative analysis between two osteogenic induction programs. Bioengineering (Basel) 2022; 9: 810. (IF 2021: 5.046)
doi: 10.3390/bioengineering9120810.

Mota J, Bravo C, Santos C, Alves P, Rijo P, Antunes A, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Alves M, André V. Eco-friendly fabricated multibioactive Ca(II)-antibiotic coordination framework coating on zinc towards improved bone tissue regeneration. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2022; 221: 113008. (IF 2021: 5.999)
doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2022.113008 

Santiago E, Martin V, Colaço B, Fernandes MH, Santos C, Gomes PS. Hydrothermal synthesis of fluorapatite coatings over titanium implants for enhanced osseointegration – an in vivo study in the rabbit. Journal of Functional Biomaterials 2022; 13: 241. (IF 2021: 4.901) 
doi: 10.3390/jfb13040241


Peixoto T, Silva D, Rodrigues M, Neto M, Silva R, Paiva MC, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Lopes MA. Amination of polymeric braid structures to improve tendon healing: an experimental comparison. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 2022; 2200426. (IF 2021: 4.367) 


Procópio AL, Lara V, Porto V, Soares S, Fernandes MH, Urban VM, Neppelenbroek K. Resilient liner modified by antimicrobials for denture stomatitis treatment: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Dentistry 2022; 126: 104297. (IF 2021: 4.991) 


Mariano L, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. Antimicrobial biomaterials for the healing of infected bone tissue: a systematic review of microtomographic data on experimental animal models. Journal of Functional Biomaterials 2022; 13: 193. (IF 2021: 4.901)
doi: 10.3390/jfb13040193


Dardouri M, Bettencourt AF, Martin V, Carvalho FA, Monge N, Colaço B, Gama A, Ramstedt M, Santos NC, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Ribeiro IA. Assuring the biofunctionalization of silicone covalently bonded to rhamnolipids: antibiofilm activity and biocompatibility. Pharmaceutics 2022; 14(9): 1836. (IF 2021: 6.525)


Francisco I, Antonarakis GS, Caramelo F, Paula AB, Marto CM, Carrilho E, Fernandes MH, Vale F. Current treatment of cleft patients in Europe from a provider perspective: a cross-sectional survey. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022; 19: 10638. (IF 2021: 4.614)
doi: 10.3390/ijerph191710638


Francisco I, Antonarakis GS, Caramelo F, Fernandes MH, Vale F. Cleft Orthodontic Care in Europe: a Cross-Sectional Survey. Healthcare (Basel) 2022; 10(8): 1555. (IF 2021: 3.160) 
doi: 10.3390/healthcare10081555


Dardouri M, Aljnadia M, Deuermeier J, Santos C, Costa F, Martin V Fernandes MH, Gonçalves L, Bettencourt A, Gomes PS, Ribeiro I. Bonding antimicrobial rhamnolipids onto medical grade PDMS: A strategy to overcome multispecies vascular catheter-related infections. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2022; 217: 112679. (IF 2021: 5.268)

Martin V, Garcia M, Montemor MF, Fernandes JC, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH.
Simulating In Vitro the Bone Healing Potential of a Degradable and Tailored Multifunctional Mg-Based Alloy Platform. Bioengineering 2022; 9(6): 255. (IF 2021: 5.046)
doi: 10.3390/bioengineering9060255 


Alves MM, Batista C, Mil-Homens D, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Santos CF. Enhanced antibacterial activity of rosehip extract-functionalized Mg(OH)2 nanoparticles: An in vitro and in vivo study. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2022; 15; 217: 112643. (IF 2021: 5.268)
doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2022.112643


Emil Filipov E, Angelova L, Vig S, Fernandes MH, Moreau G, Lasgorceix M, Buchvarov I, Daskalova A. Investigating potential effects of ultra-short laser textured porous poly-ε-caprolactone scaffolds on bacterial adhesion and bone cell metabolism. Polymers 2022; 14: 2382. (IF 2021: 4.967)
doi: 10.3390/polym14122382 


Lakrat M, Jabri M, Fernandes MH, Alves MM, Elansari LL, Santos C, Mejdoubi M. Optimized consolidation process at a near-room temperature of nano-hydroxyapatite and sodium silicate glass composites for bone healing applications. Materials Technology 2022; 37. (IF 2021: 3.297)
doi: 10.1080/10667857.2022.2053405 


Paixão S, Rodrigues C, Grenho L, Fernandes MH. Efficacy of sonic and ultrasonic activation during endodontic treatment: a Meta-analysis of in vitro studies. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica 2022; 80: 588-595. (IF 2021: 2.331)
doi: 10.1080/00016357.2022.2061591 


Vidal C, Alves P, Alves MM, Carmezim MJ, Fernandes MH, Grenho L, Inácio PL, Ferreira FB, Santos TG, Santos C. Fabrication of a biodegradable and cytocompatible Magnesium/nanohydroxyapatite/fluorapatite composite by upward friction stir processing for biomedical applications. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 2022; 129: 105137. (IF 2021: 3.902)
doi: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2022.105137


Araújo R, Martin V, Ferreira R, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. A new ex vivo model of the bone tissue response to the hyperglycemic environment – The embryonic chicken femur organotypic culture in high glucose conditions. Bone 2022; 158: 116355. (IF 2021: 4.626) 
doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2022.116355


Vig S, Fernandes MH. Bone Cell Exosomes and Emerging Strategies in Bone Engineering. Biomedicines 2022; 10(4): 767. (IF 2021: 4.757)
doi: 10.3390/biomedicines10040767 


Martin V, Bettencourt AF, Santos C, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. Unveiling the osteogenic potential of tetracyclines: a comparative study in human mesenchymal stem cells. Cells 2023; 12: 2244. (IF 2022: 6.0)
doi: 10.3390/cells12182244

Marques C, Fernandes MH, Costa Lima SA. Elucidating berberine’s therapeutic and photosensitizer potential through nanomedicine tools. Pharmaceutics 2023; 15(9): 2282. (IF 2022: 5.4)
doi: 10.3390/pharmaceutics15092282

Ribeiro G, Martin V, Rodrigues C, Gomes PS. Comparative Evaluation of the Canal Shaping Ability, Pericervical Dentin Preservation, and Smear Layer Removal of TruNatomy, WaveOne Gold, and ProTaper Ultimate—An Ex Vivo Study in Human Teeth. Journal of Endodontics 2023; 49(12):1733-8. (IF 2022: 4.2)
doi: 10.1016/j.joen.2023.09.002

Souto-Lopes M, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ, Salgado CL. Bioengineering composite aerogel-based saffolds that influence porous microstructure, mechanical properties and in vivo regeneration for bone tissue application. 
Materials 2023; 16(12): 4483. (IF 2022: 3.4)
doi: 10.3390/ma16124483

Mariano LC, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. Integrative tissue, cellular and molecular responsiveness of an innovative ex vivo model of the Staphylococcus aureus-mediated bone infection. FASEB Journal 2023; 37(10): e23166. (IF 2022: 5.19)
doi: 10.1096/fj.202300287RR.

Ferreira-Baptista C, Ferreira R, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Colaço B. Influence of the Anatomical Site on Adipose Tissue-Derived Stromal Cells’ Biological Profile and Osteogenic Potential in Companion Animals. Veterinary Sciences 2023; 10(12): 673. (IF 2022: 2.4)
doi: 10.3390/vetsci10120673

Sotelo L, Fontanot T, Vig S, Herre P, Yousefi P, Fernandes MH, Sarau G, Leuchs G, Christiansen S. Influence of initial surface roughness on LIPSS formation and its consecutive impact on cell/bacteria attachment for TiAl6V4 surfaces. Advanced Materials Technologies 2023; 8: 2201802. (IF 2022: 6.8) 
doi: 10.1002/admt.202201802

Sotelo L, Fontanot T, Vig S, Fernandes MH, Sarau G, Leuchs G, Christiansen S. Initial surface roughness influence on the generation of LIPSS on titanium and stainless steel and their effect on cell/bacteria viability. Proc. SPIE 12409, Laser-based Micro- and Nanoprocessing XVII, 124090S (17 March 2023). (Conference paper)
doi: 10.1117/12.2648921

Narciso F, Cardoso S, Monge N, Lourenço M, Martin V, Duarte N, Santos C, Gomes PS, Bettencourt A, Ribeiro IA. 3D-printed biosurfactant-chitosan antibacterial coating for the prevention of silicone-based associated infections. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2023; 230: 113486. (IF 2022: 5.8)
doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2023.113486

Kato G, Araújo R, Rodrigues C, Gomes PS, Grenho L, Fernandes MH. Ex Vivo Osteogenesis Induced by Calcium Silicate-Based Cement Extracts. Journal of Functional Biomaterials 2023; 14: 314. (IF 2022: 4.8)
doi: 10.3390/jfb14060314

Kato G, Gomes PS, Neppelenbroek KH, Rodrigues C, Fernandes MH, Grenho L. Fast-Setting Calcium Silicate-Based Pulp Capping Cements-Integrated Antibacterial, Irritation and Cytocompatibility Assessment. Materials (Basel) 2023; 16(1): 450. (IF 2022: 3.4)
doi: 10.3390/ma16010450.

de Campos WG, Araújo R, Martin V, Trierveiler M, Gomes PS, Lemos CA. Glandular Odontogenic Cyst in the Anterior Mandible: A Case Report of a Conservative Approach and a Recurrence Detection. Diagnostics 2023;13(8): 1452. (IF 2022: 3.6)

Cianflone E, Brouillet F, Grossin D, Soulié J, Josse C, Vig S, Fernandes MH; Tenailleau C, Duployer B, Thouron C, Drouet C. Toward Smart Biomimetic Apatite-Based Bone Scaffolds with Spatially Controlled Ion Substitutions. Nanomaterials 2023; 13 (3): 519. (IF 2022: 5.3)
doi: 10.3390/nano13030519

Souto-Lopes M, Grenho G, Alves Manrique Y, Dias MD, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ, Salgado CL. Full physicochemical and biocompatibility characterization of a supercritical CO2 sterilized nano-hydroxyapatite/chitosan biodegradable scaffold for periodontal bone regeneration. Biomaterials Advances 2023; 46: 213280. (IF 2022: 7.9)
doi: 10.1016/j.bioadv.2023.213280

Fontes J, Martin VZ, Resende M, Colaço B, Gomes PD, Amarante JM. Effect of Splinting on Orthodontic Mini-Implant Tipping and Bone Histomorphometric Parameters: An In Vivo Animal Model Study. Journal of Functional Biomaterials. 2023; 14(5): 239. (IF 2022: 4.8)
doi: 10.3390/jfb14050239

Martin V, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. Repurposing sarecycline for osteoinductive therapies – an in vitro and ex vivo assessment. Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism 2023; 41(4): 431-442. (IF 2022: 3.3)
doi: 10.1007/s00774-023-01428-9.

Wanderson S, Gemini Piperni S, Liliana L, Rocha L, Granjeiro J, Melo S, Fernandes MH, Ribeiro A. Titanium dioxide nanoparticles affect osteoblast-derived exosome cargos and impair osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells. Biomaterials Science 2023; 11(7): 2427-2444. (IF 2022: 6.6) 
doi: 10.1039/d2bm01854c


Ferreira-Baptista C, Queirós A, Ferreira R, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Colaço B. Retinoic acid induces the osteogenic differentiation of cat adipose tissue-derived stromal cells from distinct anatomical sites. Journal: Journal of Anatomy 2023. (IF 2021: 2.921)doi: 10.1111/joa.13758

Chichiricco PM, Matricardi P, Colaco B, Gomes PS, Jérôme C, Lesoeur J, Veziers J, Réthoré G, Weiss P, Struillou X, Le Visage C. Injectable Hydrogel Membrane for Guided Bone Regeneration. Bioengineering – Basel 2023; 10(1): 94. (IF 2022: 4.6)
doi: 10.3390/bioengineering10010094 


Brites A, Ferreira M, Bom S, Grenho L, Claudio R, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Marto J, Santos C. Fabrication of Antibacterial and Biocompatible 3D printed Manuka-Gelatin based patch for wound healing applications. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2023; 632: 122541  (IF 2022: 5.8)
doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2022.122541


Fernandes MH, Gomes PS (2021) Biological Assessment of Bioceramics: In Vitro and In Vivo Tests. In: Pomeroy, M. (ed) Encyclopedia of Materials: Technical Ceramics and Glasses, vol. 3, pp. 798–816. Oxford: Elsevier.

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Francisco I, Caramelo F, Fernandes MH, Vale F. A Comparative Study of Oral Health-Related Quality of Life among Cleft Lip and Palate Patients and Their Families during Orthodontic Treatment. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021;18(23):12826. (IF 2021: 4.614)
doi: 10.3390/ijerph182312826

Fernandes PF, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Sampaio-Fernandes JC, Gomes PS. Microgap and bacterial microleakage during the osseointegration period: An in vitro assessment of the cover screw and healing abutment in a platform-switched implant system. The Journal Prosthetic Dentistry 2021: 25:S0022-3913(21)00501-1. (IF 2021: 4.148)

doi: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2021.07.030.

Francisco I, Vale F, Martin V, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. From Blood to Bone—The Osteogenic Activity of L-PRF Membranes on the Ex Vivo Embryonic Chick Femur Development Model. Materials 2021, 14(24), 7830. (IF 2021: 3.748)
doi: 10.3390/ma14247830

Costa Pinho L, Alves MM, Colaço B, Fernandes MH, Santos C. Green-Synthesized Magnesium Hydroxide Nanoparticles Induced Osteoblastic Differentiation in Bone Co-Cultured Cells. Pharmaceuticals 2021; 14:1281. (IF 2021: 5.215)
doi: 10.3390/ph14121281

Fernandes PF, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Sampaio‑Fernandes JC, Gomes PS.

Micro gap and microleakage of a hybrid connection platform‑switched implant system in the absence or presence of a silicone‑based sealing

agent. Odontology 2021. (IF 2021: 2.885)

doi: 10.1007/s10266-021-00652-x

Siqueira S, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ, Trichês ES. 45S5 Bioglass-Derived Glass-Ceramic Scaffolds Containing Niobium Obtained by Gelcasting Method. Materials Research 2021, 24(1): e20200403. (IF 2021: 1.524)

doi: 10.1590/1980-5373-MR-2020-0403

Bolani B, Oliveira GM, Dionísio T, Cardoso Faria FA, Fernandes MH, Santos CF, Calvo A. Pharmacogenetic and pharmacokinetic assays from saliva samples can guarantee personalized drug prescription. Brazilian Dental Journal 2021;32(1). 
doi: 10.1590/0103-6440202104059  

Chamary S, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Bouchart F, Monteiro FJ, Hornez JC. Influence of a macroporous β-TCP structure on human mesenchymal stem cell proliferation and differentiation in vitro. Open Ceramics 21; 7, 100141.

doi: 10.1016/j.oceram.2021.100141

Francisco I, Paula AB, Oliveiros B, Fernandes MH, Carrilho E, Marto CM, Vale F. Regenerative Strategies in Cleft Palate: An Umbrella Review. Bioengineering 2021; 8(6):76. (IF 2021: 5.046)



Francisco I, Caramelo F, Fernandes MH, Vale F. Parental risk factors and child birth data in a matched year and sex group cleft population: a case-control study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021, 2021;18:4615. (IF 2021: 4.614)

doi: 10.3390/ijerph18094615.


Pinho LC, Garbieri TF, Grenho L, Alves MM, Gomes PS, Santos CF, Fernandes MH, Santos C, Colaço B. Rosehip Extract-Functionalized Magnesium Hydroxide Nanoparticles and Its Effect on Osteoblastic and Osteoclastic Cells. Materials 2021, 14, 4172. (IF 2021: 3.748)

doi: 10.3390/ma14154172


Gomes PS, Pinheiro B, Colaço B, Fernandes MH. The osteogenic assessment of MTA-based endodontic sealers in an organotypic ex vivo bone development model. Journal of Endodontics 2021, 47, Pages 1461-1466. (IF 2021: 4.422)

doi: 10.1016/j.joen.2021.06.006

Garbieri T, Martin V, Santos CF, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH. The Embryonic Chick Femur Organotypic Model as a Tool to Analyze the Angiotensin II Axis on Bone Tissue. Pharmaceuticals 2021, 14, 469. (IF 2021: 5.215)

doi: 10.3390/ph14050469

Morais D, skitzo M, Lopes C, Vaz F, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Guedes RM, Lopes MA. Bioactive and biopassive treatment of poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET) multifilament textile yarns to improve/prevent fibroblast viability. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B - Applied Biomaterials 2021. (IF 2021: 3.405)

doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.34882

Rodrigues R, Chung AP, Mortensen MS, Fernandes MH, Monteiro AB, Furfuro R, Silva C, Manso MC, Sørensen SJ, Morais PV. Temporal oral microbiome changes with brushing in children with cleft lip and palate. Heliyon 2021;7:e06513. (IF 2021: 2.85)

doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2021.e06513

Lakrat M, Jabri M, Alves M, Fernandes MH, Ansari LL, Santos C, Mejdoubi EM. Three-dimensional nano-hydroxyapatite sodium silicate glass composite scaffold for bone tissue engineering - A new fabrication process at a near-room temperature. Materials Chemistry and Physics 2021;260:124185. (IF 2021: 4.778)


Bettencourt AF, Carolina Tomé C, Oliveira T, Martin V, Santos C, Gonçalves L, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Ribeiro IA. Exploring the potential of chitosan-based particles as delivery-carriers for promising antimicrobial glycolipid biosurfactants. Carbohydrate Polymers 2021;254:117433. (IF 2021: 10.723)


Saraiva AS, Ribeiro IA, Fernandes MH, Cerdeira AC, Vieira BJC, Waerenborgh JC, Pereira L, Cláudio R, Carmezim MJ, Gomes PS, Gonçalves LM, Santos CF, Bettencourt AF. 3D-printed platform multi-loaded with bioactive, magnetic nanoparticles and an antibiotic for re-growing bone tissue. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2021;593:120097. (IF 2021: 6.510)


Fialho L, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Carvalho S. Porous tantalum oxide with osteoconductive elements and antibacterial core-shell nanoparticles: a new generation of materials for dental implants. Materials Science and Engineering: C 2021;120:111761. (IF 2021: 7.328)


Andreo L, Mesquita-Ferrari RA, Grenho L, Gomes PS, Bussadori SK, Fernandes KPS, Fernandes MHR. Effects of 660-nm and 780-nm Laser Therapy on ST88-14 Schwann Cells. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 2021, 97: 198–204. (IF 2021: 3.521)



Fernandes MH, Alves M, Cebotarenco M, Ribeiro IA, Grenho L, Gomes PS, Carmezim MJ, Santos CF. Citrate zinc hydroxyapatite nanorods with enhanced cytocompatibility and osteogenesis for bone regeneration. Materials Science and Engineering: C 2020;115:111147. (IF 2020: 7.328)



Costa F, Fernandes MH, Batistuzzo de Medeiros S. Genotoxicity of Root Canal Sealers: A Literature Review. Clinical Oral Investigations 2020; 24:3347–3362. (IF 2020: 3.573)



Gomes PS, Resende M, Fernandes MH. Doxycycline restores the impaired osteogenic commitment of diabetic-derived bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells by increasing the canonical WNT signaling. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology 2020;110975 (IF 2020: 4.102)



Furtado GS, Paschoal MAB, Grenho L, Lago ADN. Does pre-irradiation time influence the efficacy of antimicrobial photodynamic therapy? Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy 2020;31:101884. (IF 2019: 2.894)



Ferreira I, Grenho L, Gomes PS, Braga AC, Fernandes MH, Lopes MA, Pina-Vaz I. Efficacy and Cytotoxicity of Binary Mixtures as Root Canal Filling Solvents. Materials 2020;13:3237. (IF 2019: 3.057)



Francisco I, Fernandes MH, F. Platelet-Rich Fibrin in Bone Regenerative Strategies in Orthodontics: A Systematic Review. Materials 2020;13:1866. (IF 2020: 3.623)



Terena S, Mesquita-Ferrari R, Siqueira Araújo A, Fernandes K, Fernandes MH. Photobiomodulation alters the viability of HUVECS cells. Lasers in Medical Science 2020 (IF 2020: 3.161)



Morais D, Ávila B, Lopes C, Rodrigues M, Vaz F, Machado A, Fernandes MH, Miranda Guedes R, Lopes MA. Surface functionalization of polypropylene (PP) by chitosan immobilization to enhance human fibroblasts viability. Polymer Testing 2020;86:106507. (IF 2020: 4.282)


Teixeira S, Santos MM, Fernandes MH, Costa-Rodrigues J, Branco LC. Alendronic acid as ionic liquid: new perspective on osteosarcoma. Pharmaceutics 2020;12:293. (IF 2020: 6.321)



Barros J, Melo LDR, Silva RA, Ferraz MP, Azeredo J, Pinheiro V, Colaço B, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Monteiro FJ. Encapsulated bacteriophages in alginate-nanohydroxyapatite hydrogel as a novel delivery system to prevent orthopedic implant-associated infections. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine 2020;24:102145. (IF 2020: 5.91)


Pinto RV, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Costa MEV, Almeida, MM. Glutaraldehyde-crosslinking chitosan scaffolds reinforced with calcium phosphate spray-dried granules for bone tissue applications. Materials Science & Engineering C 2020;109;110557. (IF 2020: 7.328)

doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.110557

Carvalho A, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Daskalova A, Trifonov A, Buchvarov I, Monteiro FJ. Femtosecond laser microstructuring of alumina toughened zirconia for surface functionalization of dental implants. Ceramics International 2020; 46: 1383-1389. (IF 2020: 4.47)

doi: 10.1016/j.ceramint.2019.09.101


Martin V, Ribeiro IAC, Alves MM, Gonçalves L, Almeida AJ, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Santos CF, Gomes PS, Bettencourt AF. Understanding intracellular trafficking and anti-inflammatory effects of mino-cycline chitosan-nanoparticles in human gingival fibroblasts for periodontal disease treatment. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2019;572:118821.  (IF 2019: 4.845)

Gabriel C, Grenho L, Cerqueira F Medeiros R, Dias AM, Ribeiro AI, Proença MF; Fernandes MH; Sousa JC, Monteiro FJ, Ferraz MP. Inhibitory effect of 5-aminoimidazole-4-carbohydrazonamides derivatives against Candida spp biofilm on nanohydroxyapatite substrate. Mycopathologia 2019;184:775-786. (IF 2019: 2.452)

doi: 10.1007/s11046-019-00400-4

Siqueira L, Ribeiro N, Paredes M, Grenho L, Reis C, Trichês E, Fernandes MH, Sousa S, Monteiro FJ. Influence of PLLA/PCL/HA scaffolds fiber orientation on mechanical properties and osteoblasts behavior. Materials (Basel) 2019; 12:3879. (IF 2019: 2.972)

doi: 10.3390/ma12233879 (IF 2019: 3.057)

Juodzbalys G, Daugela P, Duruel O, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Goyushov S, Mariano L, Poskevicius L, Stumbras A, Tözüm TF. The 2nd Baltic Osseointegration Academy and Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Consensus Conference 2019. Summary and Consensus Statements: Group I - Biological Aspects of Tooth Extraction, Socket Healing and Indications for Socket Preservation. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Research 2019;10(3):e4

doi: 10.5037/jomr.2019.10304


Gomes PS, Daugela P, Poskevicius L, Mariano L, Fernandes MH. Molecular and Cellular Aspects of Socket Healing in the Absence and Presence of Graft Materials and Autologous Platelet Concentrates: a Focused Review. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Research 2019;10(3):e2.

doi: 10.5037/jomr.2019.10302

Barros J, Ferraz M, Azeredo J, Fernandes MH, Gomes P, Monteiro FJ. Alginate-nanohydroxyapatite hydrogel system: optimizing the formulation for enhanced bone regeneration. Materials Science & Engineering C 2019;105:109985. (IF 2019: 5.880)

doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.109985


Coelho C, Grenho L, Gomes P, Quadros P, Fernandes MH. Nano-hydroxyapatite in oral care cosmetics: characterization and cytotoxicity assessment. Scientific Reports 2019; 9, Article number: 11050 (2019). (IF 2018: 4.011)

doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-47491-z


Rocha S, Ferraz R, Prudêncio C, Fernandes MH, Costa‐Rodrigues J. Differential effects of antiepileptic drugs on human bone cells. Journal of Cellular Physiology 2019; 234:19691-19701. (IF 2019: 5.546)

doi: 10.1002/jcp.285693.923


Silva AT, Cerqueira MJ, Prudêncio C, Fernandes MH, Costa-Rodrigues J, Teixeira C, Gomes P, Ferraz R. Antiproliferative Organic Salts Derived from Betulinic Acid: Disclosure of an Ionic Liquid Selective Against Lung and Liver Cancer Cells. ACS Omega 2019;43:5682-5689.

doi: 10.1021/acsomega.8b03691


Souza W, Piperni SG, Laviola P, Rossi AL, Rossi MID, Archanjo BS, Leite PE, Fernandes MH, Rocha LA, Granjeiro GM, Ribeiro AR. The two faces of titanium dioxide nanoparticles bio-camouflage in 3D bone spheroids. Scientific Reports 2019;9, Article number: 9309 (2019). (IF 2018: 4.011)

doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-45797-6


Costa BC, Alves AC, Toptan F, Pinto AM, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Petrovykh D, Rocha LA, Lisboa-Filho P. Exposure effects of endotoxin-free titanium-based wear particles to human osteoblasts. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials 2019;95:143-152. (IF 2019: 3.372)

doi: 10.1016/j.jmbbm.2019.04.003


Rodrigues R, Fernandes MH, Bessa Monteiro A, Furfuro R, Carvalho Silva C, Vardasca R, Mendes J, Manso MC. Are there any solutions for improving the cleft area hygiene in patients with cleft lip and palate?  A systematic review. International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2019; 17:130-141 (IF 2019: 1.229)

doi: 10.1111/idh.12385


Alves M, Andrade S, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Santos C, Montemor MF. Influence of apple phytochemicals in ZnO nanoparticles formation, photoluminescence and biocompatibility for biomedical applications. Materials Science & Engineering C 2019;101: 76-87. (IF 2019: 5.880)

doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.03.084


Martin V, Ribeiro IA, Alves M, Goncalves L, Cláudio R, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS, Santos C, Bettencourt AF. Engineering a multifunctional 3D-printed PLA-collagen-minocycline-nanoHydroxyapatite scaffold with combined antimicrobial and osteogeniceffects for bone regeneration. Materials Science and Engeneering C 2019;10:15-26. (IF 2019: 5.880) doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2019.03.056


Schalch TD, Fernandes MH, Destro Rodrigues MFS, Guimarães DM, Nunes FD, Rodrigues JC, Garcia MP, Mesquita Ferrari RA, Bussadori SK, Fernandes KPS. Photobiomodulation is associated with a decrease in cell viability and migration in oral squamous cell carcinoma. Lasers in Medical Science 2019;34:629-636. (IF 2019: 2.342)

doi: 10.1007/s10103-018-2640-4


Teixeira S, Branco LC, Fernandes MH, Costa-Rodrigues J. Bisphosphonates and cancer: a relationship beyond the antiresorptive effects. Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry 2019;19:988-998. (IF 2019: 2.733) 

doi: 10.2174/1389557519666190424163044


Rodrigues R, Fernandes MH, Bessa Monteiro A, Furfuro R, Carvalho Silva C, Mendes J, Manso MC. Oral Hygiene of Children with Cleft Lip and Palate: Efficacy of the Cleft Toothbrush – a Designed Add‐on to Regular Toothbrushes. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2018; (IF 2018: 2.057)

doi: 10.1111/ipd.12447


Rodrigues R, Fernandes MH, Bessa Monteiro A, Furfuro R, Sequeira T, Carvalho Silva C, Manso MC. SPINA classification of cleft lip and palate: A suggestion for a complement. Archives de Pédiatrie 2018; 25439–441. (IF 2018: 0.362)

doi: 10.1016/j.arcped.2018.08.001

Silva T, Silva JC, Colaco B, Gama A, Duarte-Araujo M, Fernandes MH, Bettencourt A,  Gomes P. In vivo tissue response and antibacterial efficacy of minocycline-delivery PMMA-based bone cements. Journal of Biomaterials Applications 2018; 33:380-391. (IF 2018: 2.442)

doi: 10.1177/0885328218795290


Lasgorceix M, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Ott C, Boilet L, Leriche, A, Monteiro FJ, Cambier F, Hocquet S. Femtosecond laser impact on calcium phosphate bioceramics assessed by micro-Raman spectroscopy and osteoblastic behaviour. Journal of the European Ceramic Society 2018; 38;5545-5553. (IF 2018: 4.029)

doi: 10.1016/j.jeurceramsoc.2018.07.048

Mariana B, Caseiro AR, Silva DN, Amorim I, Rêma A, Pedrosa S, Branquinho M, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Santos JD, Mauricio AC, Sencadas, Sancadas V. Processing, characterization and in-vivo evaluation of PLLA-fish gelatin electrospun membranes for biomedical applications. ACS Applied Bio Materials 2018;1:226–236.

doi: 10.1021/acsabm.8b00023

Daugela P, Pranskunas M, Juodzbalys G, Liesiene J, Baniukaitiene O, Afonso A, Gomes PS. Novel Cellulose/Hydroxyapatite Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Regeneration: in vitro and in vivo study. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine 2018; 12:1195-1208. (IF 2018: 3.319)

doi: 10.1002/term.2651


Alves MJ, Grenho L, Lopes C, Borges J, Vaz F, Vaz IP, FernandesMH. Antibacterial effect and biocompatibility of a novel nanostructured ZnO-coated gutta-percha cone for improved endodontic treatment. Materials Science & Engineering C 2018;92:840-848. (IF 2018: 4.959)

doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2018.07.045


Ribeiro M, Malheiro J, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Simões M. Cytotoxicity and antimicrobial action of selected phytochemicals against planktonic and sessile Streptococcus mutans. PeerJ 2018; 6:e4872. (IF 2018: 2.353)

doi: 10.7717/peerj.4872


Santos C, Turiel S, Gomes PS, Costa E, Santos‑Silva A, Quadros P, Duarte J, Battistuzzo S, Fernandes. Vascular biosafety of commercial hydroxyapatite particles: discrepancy between blood compatibility assays and endothelial cell behavior. Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2018;16:27. (IF 2018: 5.345)

doi: 10.1186/s12951-018-0357-y


Miranda RBP, Grenho L, Carvalho A, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ, Cesar PF. Micropatterned silica films with nanohydroxyapatite for Y:TZP implants. Journal of Dental Research 2018; 97:1003-1009 (IF 2018: 5.125)

doi: 10.1177/0022034518765762


Marques LM, Alves MM, Eugénio S, Salazar SB, Pedro N, Grenho L, Mira NP, Fernandes MH, Montemor MF. Potential anti-cancer and anti-Candida activity of Zn-derived foams. Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2018; 6, 2821-2830. (IF 2018: 5.047)

doi: 10.1039/C7TB02726E

Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes MH, Pinho O, Monteiro PRR. Modulation of human osteoclastogenesis and osteoblastogenesis by lycopene. Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry 2018; 57:26-34. (IF 2018: 4.490)

doi: 10.1016/j.jnutbio.2018.03.004

Ribeiro M, Fernandes MH, Beppu MM, Monteiro FJ, Ferrazg MP. Silk fibroin/nanohydroxyapatite hydrogels for promoted bioactivity and osteoblastic proliferation and differentiation of human bone marrow stromal cells. Materials Science & Engineering C 2018; 89: 336–345. (IF 2018: 4.959)

doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2018.04.034 


Costa-Rodrigues J, Rocha I, Fernandes MH. Complex osteoclastogenic inductive effects of nicotine over hydroxyapatite. Journal of Cellular Physiology 2018;233:1029-1040.

(IF 2018: 4.522)

doi: 10.1002/jcp.25956


Carvalho A, Cangueiro L, Oliveira V, Vilard R, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ. Femtosecond laser microstructured Alumina toughened Zirconia: A new strategy to improve osteogenic differentiation of hMSCs. Applied Surface Science 2018;435:1237–1245. (IF 2018: 5.155) 


Ruphuy G, Souto-Lopes M, Costa P, Rodrigues AE, Monteiro FJ, Salgado CL, Fernandes MH, Lopes JC, Dias MM, Barreiro MF. Supercritical CO2 assisted process for the production of high-purity and sterile nano-hydroxyapatite/chitosan (n-HAp/CS) hybrid scaffolds. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part B - Applied Biomaterials 2018;106:965-975. (IF 2018: 2.674)

doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.33903

Lourenço M, Azevedo A, Brandão I, Gomes PS. Orofacial manifestations in outpatients with Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa focusing on the vomiting behavior. Clinical Oral Investigations 2018;22:1915-1922. (IF 2018: 2.453)

doi: 10.1007/s00784-017-2284-y. 


Siqueira L, Gouveia RF, Grenho L, Monteiro FJ, Fernandes MH, Triche ES. Highly porous 45S5 bioglass-derived glass-ceramic scaffolds by gelcasting of foams. Journal of Materials Science 2018; 53: 10718–10731. (IF 2018: 3.442)

doi: 10.1007/s10853-018-2337-x

Rodrigues R, Fernandes MH , Bessa Monteiro A, Furfuro R, Silva CC, Soares C, Vardasca R, Mendes J, Manso MC. New Instrument for Oral Hygiene of Children with Cleft Lip and Palate. Applied Sciences 2018;8: 576. (IF 2018: 2.217)



Santos D, Maurício AC, Sencadas V, Santos JD, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. Spray Drying: An Overview. In "Biomaterials - Physics and Chemistry - New Edition," 978-1-78923-065-9; 2018. Book chapter


Ribeiro M, Ferraz MP, Monteiro FJ, Fernandes MH, Beppu MM, Mantione D, Sardon H. Antibacterial silk fibroin/nanohydroxyapatite hydrogels with silver and gold nanoparticles for bone regeneration. Nanomedicine. 2017 ;13:231-239. (IF 2017: 6.500)

doi: 10.1016/j.nano.2016.08.026

Ferreira M, Rzhepishevska O, Grenho L, Malheiros D, Gonçalves L, Almeida AJ, Jordão L, Ribeiro IC, Ramstedt M, Gomes PS, Bettencourt AF. Levofloxacin-loaded bone cement delivery system: highly effective against intracellular bacteria and Staphylococcus aureus biofilms. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2017, 523 : 241-248 (IF 2017: 3.832)

doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2017.08.089


Silva T, Grenho L, Barros J, Silva J, Pinto R, Matos A, Colaço B, Fernandes MH, Bettencourt A, Gomes P. Minocycline-releasing PMMA system as a space maintainer for staged bone reconstructions – in vitro antibacterial, cytocompatibility and anti-inflammatory characterization. Biomedical Materials 2017; 12:035009. (IF 2017: 2.897)

(doi: 10.1088/1748-605X/aa68b8)


Santos D; Silva DM; Gomes PS; Fernandes MH; Santos JD, Sencadas V. Multifunctional PLLA-ceramic fiber membranes for bone regeneration applications. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 2017;504:101–110. (IF 2017: 5.019)


Santos D, Correia CO, Silva DM, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Santos JD, Sencadas V. Incorporation of glass-reinforced hydroxyapatite microparticles into poly(lactic acid) electrospun fibre mats for biomedical applications. Materials Science and Engineering C 2017;75:1184–1190 (IF 2017: 5.080)

(doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2017.03.007)

Santos C, Gomes PS, Duarte JA, Almeida MM, Costa MEV, Fernandes MH. Development of Hydroxyapatite nanoparticles loaded with folic acid to induce osteoblastic differentiation. International Journal of Pharmaceutics 2017;516:185–195 (IF 2017: 3.832)

doi: 10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.11.035

Sequeira S, Fernandes MH, Neves N, Almeida MM. Development and characterization of zirconia-alumina composites for orthopedic implants.

Ceramics International 2017;43:693–703 (IF 2017: 3.507)

Dias AR, Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes MH, Ferraz R, Prudêncio C. Anti-cancer potential of Ionic Liquids. ChemMedChem 2017;12:11-18 (IF 2017: 3.009)

doi: 10.1002/cmdc.201600480.

Carvalho B, Durão S, Elloy C, Gomes PS. Increased DNA damage and cell death on exfoliated buccal epithelial cells upon CPAP therapy with oro-nasal interface. Sleep Med 2017;29:92-93. (IF 2017: 3.395) 



Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. Bone Cells Dynamics during Peri-Implantitis: a Theoretical Analysis. J Oral Maxillofac Res 2016;7(3):e6

doi: 10.5037/jomr.2016.7306

Stacchi C, Pranskunas M, Poskevicius L, Juodzbalys G, Kubilius R, Jimbo R, Berton F, Perinetti G, Frassetto A, Lombardi T, Khoury A, Andolsek F, Di Lenarda R, Maminskas J, Puisys A, Kuoppala R, Raustia A, Guobis Z, Pacauskiene I, AstramskaiteI, de Sousa Gomes P, Fernandes MH.

The 1st Baltic Osseointegration Academy and Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Consensus Conference 2016. Summary and Consensus Statements: Group I - Peri-Implantitis Aetiology, Risk Factors and Pathogenesis. J Oral Maxillofac Res 2016;7(3):e7

doi: 10.5037/jomr.2016.7307

Ribeiro M, Ferraz MP, Monteiro FJ, Fernandes MH, Beppu MM, Mantione D, Sardon H. Antibacterial silk fibroin/nanohydroxyapatite hydrogels with silver and gold nanoparticles for bone regeneration. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine 2016;S1549-9634(16)30142-3. (IF 2016: 5.720)

doi: 10.1016/j.nano.2016.08.026

Faustino-Rocha AI, Rodrigues D, Ferreira R, Colaço B, Gomes PS, Pires MJ, Gama A, Oliveira PA. The effects of intense pulsed light in a mouse model of skin carcinogenesis. British Journal of Dermatology 2016;174:216–218 (IF 2016: 4.706)

doi: 10.1111/bjd.14010

Gomes PS, Zomorodian A, Kwiatkowski L, Lutze R, Balkowiec A, Colaço B, Pinheiro V, Fernandes JCS, Montemor MF, Fernandes MH. In vivo assessment of a new multifunctional coating architecture for improved Mg alloy biocompatibility. Biomedical Materials 2016;11:045007. (IF 2016: 2.469)

doi: 10.1088/1748-6041/11/4/045007.

Almeida JC, Wacha A, Gomes PS, Luís C. Alves LC, M. Helena Vaz Fernandes MHV, Isabel M. Miranda Salvado IM, Fernandes MH. A biocompatible hybrid material with simultaneous calcium and strontium release capability for bone tissue repair. Materials Science and Engineering C 2016;62 429–438. (IF 2016: 4.164)


Mata D, Fernandes MH, Lopes MA, Silva RF. Biomedical Carbon Nanotubes. In “Carbon Nanomaterials Sourcebook: Graphene, Fullerenes, Nanotubes, and Nanodiamonds”, Volume I. Edited by Klaus D. Sattler, CRC Press, ISBN 9781482252682; 2016.

Book chapter

Costa-Rodrigues J, Carmo S, Inês P, Perpétuo IP, Monteiro FJ, Fernandes MH. Osteoclastogenic Differentiation of Human Precursor Cells Over Micro- and Nanostructured Hydroxyapatite Topography. BBA - General Subjects 2016;1860:825-835. (IF 2016: 4.702)


Valente TAM, Silva DM,  Gomes PS, Fernandes MH,  Santos JD, Sencadas V. Effect of sterilization methods on electrospun poly(lactic acid) (PLA) fibre alignment for biomedical applications. ACS applied materials & interfaces 2016;8:3241-3249. (IF 2016: 7.504)


Carvalho A, Pelaez-Vargas A, Derek H, Fernandes MH, Monteiro F. The effects of line and pillar array microengineered SiO2 thin films on the osteogenic differentiation of human bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells. Langmuir 2016;32:1091-1100. (IF 2016: 3.833)

doi: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b03955 

Meurice E, Bouchart F, Hornez JC, Leriche A, Hautcoeur D, Lardot V, Cambier F, Fernandes MH, Monteiro F. Osteoblastic cells colonization inside beta-TCP macroporous structures obtained by ice-templating. Journal of the European Ceramic Society 2016;36: 2895–2901 (IF 2016: 3.411)


Gonçalves EM,  Oliveira FJ, Silva RF,  Neto MA, Fernandes MH, Amaral M, Vallet-Regi M, Vila M. Three-dimensional printed PCL-hydroxyapatite scaffolds filled with CNTs for bone cell growth stimulation. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 2016;104:1210-1219. (IF 2016: 3.189)


Calvo MA, Santos GM, Dionísio TJ, Marques MP, Brozoski DT, Lanchote VL, Fernandes MHR, Faria FAC, Santos CF. Quantification of piroxicam and 5-hydroxypiroxicam in human plasma and saliva using liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry following oral administration. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 2016;120:212–220. (IF 2016: 3.255)


Rebelo TS, Noronha JP, Galésio M, Santos H, Diniz M, Sales MG, Fernandes MH, Costa-Rodrigues J. Testing the variability of PSA expression by different human prostate cancer cell lines by means of a new potentiometric device employing molecularly antibody assembled on graphene surface. Materials Science and Engineering C 2016;59:1069-1078. (IF 2016: 4.164)


Costa F, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH. Osteogenic and angiogenic response to calcium silicate-based endodontic sealers. Journal of Endodontics 2016;42:113-119 (IF 2016: 2.807)


Trindade F, Amado F, Gomes PS, Vitorino R. Towards the definition of a Peptidome Signature and Protease Profile in Chronic Periodontitis. Proteomics Clinical Applications 2015;9: 917-927. (IF: 2.959)



Sousa-Pereira P, Cova M, Abrantes J, Ferreira R, Trindade F, Barros A, Gomes PS, Colaço B, Amado F, Esteves PJ, Vitorino R. Cross species comparison of mammalian saliva using a LC-MALDI-based proteomic approach. Proteomics 2015;15:1598-1607. (IF: 4.079)


Trindade F, Amado F, Gomes PS, Vitorino R. endoProteoFASP: a novel FASP approach to profile salivary peptidome and disclose salivary proteases. Talanta 2015;132:486-493. (IF: 4.035)


Morais DS, Fernandes S, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Sampaio, Ferraz MP, Santos JD, Lopes  MA,  Sooraj Hussain NS. Novel cerium doped glass-reinforced hydroxyapatite with antibacterial and osteoconductive properties for bone tissue regeneration. Biomedical Materials 2015;21;10(5):055008. (IF: 3.361)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Reis S, Fernandes MH. Bone anabolic effects of soluble Si: in vitro studies with human mesenchymal stem cells and CD14+ osteoclast precursors. Stem Cells International 2015;Article ID 187501. (IF: 3.687)



Ferraz R, Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes MH, Santos MM, Marrucho IM, Rebelo LP, Prudêncio C, Noronha JP, Petrovski Ž, Branco LC. Anti-tumoral Activity of Ionic Liquids and Salts Based on Ampicillin. ChemMedChem 2015;10:1480-1483. (IF: 2.980)



Alves SA, Bayón R, Saénz de Viteri V, Garcia MP, Igartua A, Fernandes MH, Rocha LA. Tribocorrosion Behavior of Calcium- and Phosphorous-Enriched Titanium Oxide Films and Study of Osteoblast Interactions for Dental Implants. Journal of Bio- and Tribo-Corrosion 2015;1:23.



Santos CF,  Gomes PS,  Almeida MM,   Willinger MG,  Franke RP, Fernandes MH, Costa E. Gold-dotted hydroxyapatite nanoparticles as multifunctional platforms for medical applications. RSC Advances 2015;5:69184 – 69195. (IF: 3.289)



Grenho L, Salgado C, Fernandes MH, Monteiro, Fernando FJ, Ferraz MP. Antibacterial activity and biocompatibility of three-dimensional nanostructured porous granules of hydroxyapatite and zinc oxide nanoparticles – an in vitro and in vivo study. Nanotecnhology 2015;26(31):315101. (IF: 3.573)



Mata D, Amaral M, Fernandes AJ, Colaço B, Gama A, Paiva MC, Gomes PS, Silva RF, Fernandes MH. Diels-Alder functionalized carbon nanotubes for bone tissue engineering: in vitro/in vivo biocompatibility and biodegradability. Nanoscale 2015;7:9238-9251. (IF: 7.760)



Barros J, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, Manuel M, Melo LF, Nunes OC, Monteiro FJ, Ferraz MP. Anti-sessile bacterial and cytocompatibility properties of CHX-loaded nanohydroxyapatite. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2015;130: 305-314. (IF: 3.902)



Ribeiro M, Moraes M, Beppu MM, Garcia P, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ, Ferraz MP. Development of silk fibroin/nanohydroxyapatite composite hydrogels for bone tissue engineering. European Polymer Journal 2015;67:66-77. (IF: 3.485)



Silva JC, Sampaio P, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. The osteogenic priming of mesenchymal stem cells is impaired in experimental diabetes. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 2015;16:1658-1667. (IF: 3.446)



Runa MJ, Mathew MT, Fernandes MH, Rocha LA. First insight on the impact of an osteoblastic layer on the bio-tribocorrosion performance of Ti6Al4V hip implants. Acta Biomaterialia 2015;12:341-351. (IF: 6.008)



Mata D,   Oliveira F,   Neto M,   Belmonte M,  Bastos A,   Lopes MA,   Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Silva RF. Smart electroconductive bioactive ceramics to promote in situ electrostimulation of bone. Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2015;3:1831-1845. (IF: 4.872)



Torres J, Lopes A, Lopes MA, Gutierres M, Trigo Cabra Al, Fernandes MA, Monteiro EL, van Eck C, Santos JD. The benefit of a human bone marrow stem cells concentrate in addition to an inorganic scaffold for bone regeneration: an in vitro study. BioMed Research International 2015; Article ID 240698, 10 pp. (IF: 2.134)



Zomorodian A, Garcia MP, Moura e Silva T, Fernandes JCS, Fernandes MH, Montemor MF. Biofunctional composite coating architectures based on polycaprolactone and nanohydroxyapatite for controlled corrosion activity and enhanced biocompatibility of magnesium AZ31 alloy. Materials Science and Engineering C 2015;48:434-443. (IF: 3.51)




Trindade F, Oppenheim FG, Helmerhorst EJ, Amado F, Gomes PS, Vitorino R. Uncovering the molecular networks in periodontitis. Proteomics and Clinical Applications 2014;8:748–761. (IF: 2.956)

doi: 10.1002/prca.201400028


Rebelo TS, Pereira CM, Sales GF, Noronha JP, Rodrigues JC, Silva F, Fernandes MH. Sarcosine oxidase composite screen-printed electrode for sarcosine determination in biological samples. Analytica Chimica Acta 2014;850:26-32. (IF: 4.513)



Barros J, João Costa-Rodrigues J, Lopes MA, Pina-Vaz I, Fernandes MH. Response of human osteoblastic and osteoclastic cells to AH Plus and Pulp Canal Sealer containing quaternary ammonium polyethylenimine nanoparticles. Journal of Endodontics 2014;40:1149-1155. (IF: 3.375)



Morais DS, Lopes M, Coelho J, Ferraz MP, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Nandyala S, Santos JD. Samarium doped glass-reinforced hydroxyapatite with enhanced osteoblastic performance and antibacterial properties for bone tissue regeneration. Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2014;2:5872-5881. (IF: 4.726)



Rebelo T, Rodrigues J, Santos C, Fernandes MH, Noronha J, Sales G. Novel Prostate Specific Antigen plastic antibody designed with charged binding sites for an improved protein binding and its application in a biosensor of potentiometric transduction. Electrochimica Acta 2014;132:142-150. (IF: 4.504)



Mata D, Oliveira F, Ferreira N, Araújo R, Fernandes A, Lopes MA, Gomes P Fernandes MH, Silva R Processing strategies for smart electroconductive carbon nanotube-based bioceramic bone grafts. Nanotechnology 2014;25 (14):145602. (IF: 3.672)



Durão SF, Gomes PS, Colaço BJ, Silva JC, Fonseca HM, Duarte JR, Felino AC, Fernandes MH. The biomaterial-mediated healing of critical size bone defects in the ovariectomized rat. Osteoporosis International 2014;25:1535-45. (IF: 4.169)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Silva A, Santos C, Almeida MA, Costa ME, Fernandes MH. Complex effect of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles on the differentiation and functional activity of human pre-osteoclastic cells. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology 2014;10:1-14;2014. (IF: 5.338)



Laranjeira MS, Carvalho A, Pelaez-Vargas A, Fernandes MH, Hansford D, Monteiro FJ. Modulation of human dermal microvascular endothelial cells (HDMEC) and human gingival fibroblast (HGF) behaviors by micropatterned silica coating surfaces for zirconia dental implants applications. Science and Technology of Advanced Materials 2014;15(2):025001,11pp. (IF: 3.513)



Costa M, Garcia M, Costa-Rodrigues J, Costa MS, Ribeiro MJ, Fernandes MH, Barros P, Barreiro A, Vasconcelos V, Martins R. Exploring bioactive properties of marine cyanobacteria isolated from the portuguese coast: high potential as a source of anticancer compounds. Marine Drugs 2014;12:98-114. (IF: 2.853)



Ribeiro V, Garcia M, Oliveira R, Gomes PS, Colaço B, Fernandes MH. Bisphosphonates induce the osteogenic gene expression in co-cultured human endothelial and mesenchymal stem cells. Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine 2014;18:27-37. (IF: 4.014)



Mata D, Oliveira FJ, Ferro M, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Lope MA, Silva RF. Multifunctional carbon nanotube/bioceramics modulate the directional growth and activity of osteoblastic cells. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology 2014;10:725-743. (IF: 5.338)


Rodrigues C, Costa-Rodrigues J, Capelas JA, Fernandes MH. Behaviour of co-cultured human osteoclastic and osteoblastic cells exposed to endodontic sealers' extracts. Clinical Oral Investigation 2014;18:479-488. (IF: 2.352)






Coelho J, Sooraj Hussain N, Gomes PS, Garcia M, Lopes MA, Fernandes MH Santos JD. Development and Characterization of Lanthanides Doped Hydroxyapatite Composites for Bone Tissue Application. In “Current Trends on Glass and Ceramic Materials”. Edited by SN Hussain N and JD Santos, Bentham Science Publisher, UAE/USA;p87-115. eISBN: 978-1-60805-452-7; ISBN: 978-1-60805-514-2;2013. Book chapter.



Pavan Kumar G, Sooraj Hussain N, Gomes PS, Lopes MA, Fernandes MH, Santos JD. Calcium Phosphate Ceramics in Periodontal Regeneration. In “Current Trends on Glass and Ceramic Materials”.  Edited by SN Hussain and JD Santos, Bentham Science Publisher, UAE/USA;p116-141; eISBN: 978-1-60805-452-7; ISBN: 978-1-60805-514-2;2013. Book chapter

doi:10.2174/97816080545271130101; 2013.


Costa-Rodrigues J, Reis S, Teixeira S, Lopes S, Fernandes MA. Dose-dependent inhibitory effects of proton pump inhibitors on human osteoclastic and osteoblastic cell activity. FEBS Journal 2013;280:5052-5064. (IF: 3.986)



Petrauskaite O, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Juodzbalys G, Stumbras A, Maminskas, JLiesiene J, Cicciù M. Biomimetic Mineralization on a Macroporous Cellulose-Based Matrix for Bone Regeneration. BioMed Research International 2013;Article ID 452750,9pp. (IF: 2.706)



Pelaez-Vargas A, Gallego-Perez D, Carvalho A, Fernandes MH, Hansford DJ, Monteiro FJ. Effects of density of anisotropic microstamped silica thin films on guided bone tissue regeneration-In vitro study.  Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 2013;101:762-769. (IF: 2.328)



Laranjeira MS, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ. Response of monocultured and co-cultured human microvascular endotelial cells and mesenchymal stem cells to macroporous granules of nanostructured-hydroxyapatite agglomerates. Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology 2013;9:1594-1606. (IF: 7.578) doi:10.1166/jbn.2013.1664


Zomorodian A, Garcia MP, Moura e Silva T, Fernandes JCS, Fernandes MH, Montemor MF. Corrosion resistance of a composite polymeric coating applied on biodegradable AZ31 magnesium alloy. Acta Biomaterialia 2013;9:8660-8670. (IF: 5.684)



Portela A, Vasconcelos M, Fernandes MH, Garcia M, Silva S, Gabriel J, Gartner F, Amorim I, Cavalheiro J. The Highly Focalized Thermotherapy using a Ferrimagnetic Cement in the treatment of a melanoma mouse model by low temperature hyperthermia. International Journal of Hyperthermia 2013;29:121-132. (IF: 2.769)


Rodrigues C, Costa-Rodrigues J, Capelas JA, Fernandes MH. Long-term dose- and time-dependent effects of endodontic sealers in human in vitro osteoclastogenesis. Journal of Endodontics 2013;39:833-838. (IF: 2.788)



Lopes P, Garcia M, Fernandes MH, Fernandes MHV. Acrylic formulations containing bioactive and biodegradable fillers to be used as bone cements: properties and biocompatibility assessment. Materials Science Engineering C 2013;33:1289–1299. (IF: 2.736)



Rodrigues SC, Salgado CL, Sahu A, Garcia MP, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ. Preparation and characterization of collagen-nanohydroxyapatite biocomposite scaffolds by cryogelation method for bone tissue engineering applications. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2013;101:1080-1094. (IF: 2.841)  



Lopes P, Garcia M, Fernandes MH, Fernandes MHV. Properties and osteoblast cytocompatibility of self-curing acrylic cements modified by glass fillers. Journal of Biomaterials Applications 2013;28:498-513. (IF: 2.764)






Pelaez-Vargas A, Gallego-Perez D, Higuita-Castro N, Carvalho A, Grenho L, Arismendi JA, Fernandes MH, Ferraz MP, Hansford DJ, Monteiro FJ. Micropatterned Coatings for Guided Tissue Regeneration in Dental Implantology. In “Cell proliferation”, edited by S Gowder, ISBN 978-953-51-0792-7;pp.273-302;2012. Book chapter


Pelaez-Vargas A, Gallego-Perez D, Gomez DF, Fernandes MH, Hansford DJ, Monteiro FJ. Propagation of Human Bone Marrow Stem Cells for Craniofacial Applications. In “Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells”. Editor, Hayat MA; pp.107-122;2012. Book chapter

doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-4285-7_10; 2012.


Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes MH. “The high osteoclastogenic potential of human osteosarcoma cells: reciprocal interaction between MG63 osteoblast-like cells and osteoclast precursors”. In “Osteoclasts: Morphology, Functions and Clinical Implications”. Edited by Brown AJ, Walker SJ, Nova Publishers; p53-75; 2012. Book chapter.


Costa-Rodrigues J, Moniz KA, Teixeira MR, Fernandes MH. Variability of the Paracrine-Induced Osteoclastogenesis by Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 2012;113:1069–1079. (IF: 3.062)



Carvalho A, Pelaez-Vargas A, Gallego-Perez D, Grenho L, Fernandes MH, de Aza A, Ferraz MP, Hansford D, Monteiro FJ. Micropatterned silica thin films with nanohydroxyapatite micro-aggregates for guided tissue regeneration. Dental Materials 2012;28:1250-1260. (IF: 3.773)


Costa M, Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes MH, Barros P, Vasconcelos V, Martins R. Marine Cyanobacteria Compounds with Anticancer Properties: a Review on the Implication of Apoptosis. Marine Drugs 2012;10:2181-2207. (IF: 3.978)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes MH. The high osteoclastogenic potential of human osteosarcoma cells: reciprocal interaction between MG63 osteoblast-like cells and osteoclast precursors.  International Journal of Medical and Biological Frontiers 2012;18:605-627.


Costa-Rodrigues J, Carmo SC, Silva JC, Fernandes MH. Inhibition of human in vitro osteoclastogenesis by Equisetum arvense. Cell proliferation 2012;45:566-576. (IF: 2.265)



Bessa Pereira C, Gomes PS, Costa-Rodrigues J, Almeida Palmas R, Vieira L, Ferraz MP, Lopes MA, Fernandes MH. Equisetum arvense hydromethanolic extracts in bone tissue regeneration: in vitro osteoblastic modulation and antibacterial activity. Cell proliferation 2012;45:386-396. (IF: 2.265)doi:10.1111/j.1365-2184.2012.00826.x


Gomes PD, Juodzbalys G, Fernandes MH, Guobis Z. Advances in the Aetiophatogenesis of Sjögren’s Syndrome: a Literature Review. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Research 2012;3(1):e2.



Gomes PD, Juodzbalys G, Fernandes MH, Guobis Z. Diagnostic Approaches to Sjögren’s Syndrome: a Literature Review and Own Clinical Experience. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Research 2012;3(1):e3. doi:10.5037/jomr.2012.3103


Mesquita P, Gomes PD, Sampaio P, Juodzbalys G, Afonso A, Fernandes MH. Surface Properties and Osteoblastic Cytocompatibility of Two Blasted and Acid-Etched Titanium Implant Systems with Distinct Microtopography. Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Research 2012;3(1):e4.



Santos C, Gomes PS, Duarte JA, Franke RP, Almeida MM, Costa MEV, Fernandes MH. Relevance of the sterilization-induced effects on the properties of different hydroxyapatite nanoparticles and assessment of the osteoblastic cell response. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 2012;9:3397-3410. (IF: 4.907)



Durão S, Gomes PS, Silva-Marques J, Fonseca H, Carvalho J, Duarte JA, Fernandes MH. Bone regeneration in osteoporotic conditions: healing of subcritical size calvarial defects in the Ovariectomized rat. International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants 2012;27:1400-1408. (IF: 1.908)


Coelho J, Nandyala S, Gomes PS, Sampaio P, Lopes MA, Fernandes MH, Santos JD. Development and characterization of Ag2O-doped ZnLB glasses and biological assessment of Ag2O-ZnLB-hydroxyapatite composites. Journal of the American Ceramic Society 2012;95:2732–2740. (IF: 2.107)



Laranjeira M, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ. Reciprocal induction of human dermal microvascular endothelial cells and human mesenchymal stem cells: time-dependent profile in a co-culture system. Cell proliferation 2012;45:320-334. (IF: 2.265)



Garcia MP, Cavalheiro JRT, Fernandes MH. Acute and long-term effects of hyperthermia in B16-F10 melanoma cells. PLoS ONE 2012;7:e35489. (IF: 3.73)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Martins EG, Fernandes MH. Induced osteoclastogenesis by fluoroquinolones in unstimulated and stimulated human osteoclast precursor cells. Bone 2012;51:17-27. (IF: 3.823)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes A, Lopes MA, Fernandes MH. Hydroxyapatite surface roughness: Complex modulation of the osteoclastogenesis of human precursor cell. Acta Biomaterialia 2012;8:1137-1145. (IF: 5.093)



Fonseca H, Moreira-Gonçalves D, Vaz M, Fernandes MH, Ferreira R, Amado F, Mota MP, Duarte JA. Changes in proximal femur bone properties following ovariectomy and their association with resistance to fracture. Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism 2012;30:281-292. (IF: 2.219)



Sampaio-Maia B, Figueiral MH, Sousa-Rodrigues P, Fernandes MH, Scully C. The effect of denture adhesives on Candida albicans growth in vitro. Gerodontology 2012;29:e348-356. (IF: 1.828)



Machado E, Fernandes MH, Gomes PS. Dental stem cells for craniofacial tissue engineering. Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics 2012;113:728-733. (IF: 1.495)





Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes A, Fernandes MH. Reciprocal osteoblastic and osteoclastic modulation in co-cultured MG63 osteosarcoma cells and human osteoclast precursors. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 2011;112:3704-3713. (IF: 2.868)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes A, Fernandes MH. Spontaneous and induced osteoclastogenic behaviour of human peripheral blood mononuclear cells and their CD14+ and CD14- cell fractions. Cell Proliferation 2011;44:410-419. (IF: 2.521)



Cortez PP, Atayde L, Armada-da-Silva P, Lopes MA, Silva MA, Afonso A, Fernandes MH, Maurício AC, Santos JD. Characterization and preliminary in vivo evaluation of a novel modified hydroxyapatite produced by extrusion and spheronization techniques. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 2011;99B:170-179. (IF: 2.147) 



Gomes PS, Figueiral MH, Fernandes MH, Scully C. Cytotoxicity of denture adhesives. Clinical Oral Investigation 2011;15:885-893. (IF: 2.364)



Santos L, Ferraz MP, Shirosaki Y, Lopes MA, Fernandes MH, Osaka A, Santos JD. Degradation studies and biological behaviour on an artificial cornea material. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2011;52:4274-4281. (IF: 3.597)



Lopes PP, Leite Ferreira BJM, Gomes PS, Correia RN, Fernandes MH, Fernandes MHV. Silicate and borate glasses as composite fillers: a bioactivity and biocompatibility study. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 2011;22:1501-1510. (IF: 2.316)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Teixeira CA, Fernandes MH. Paracrine-mediated osteoclastogenesis by the osteosarcoma MG63 cell line: is RANKL/RANK signalling really important? Clinical Experimental Metastasis 2011;28:505-514. (IF: 3.524)



Costa-Rodrigues J, Fernandes MH. Paracrine-mediated differentiation and activation of human hematopoietic osteoclast precursor cells by skin and gingival fibroblasts. Cell Proliferation 2011;44:264-273. (IF: 2.521)



Rama TA, Côrte-Real I, Gomes PS, Escribano L, Fernandes MH. Mastocytosis: oral implications of a rare disease. Journal of Oral Pathology and Medicine 2011;40:441-450. (IF: 1.628)



Carvalho L, Alberto NJ, Gomes PS, Nogueira RN, Pinto JL, Fernandes MH. In the trail of a new bio-sensor for measuring strain in bone: osteoblastic biocompatibility. Biosensors and Bioelectronics 2011;26:4046-4052. (IF: 5.602)



Lopes VR, Schmidtke M, Fernandes MH, Martins R, Vasconcelos V. Cytotoxicity in L929 fibroblasts and inhibition of herpes simplex vírus type 1 kupka by estuarine cyanobacteria extracts. Toxicology in Vitro 2011;25:944-950. (IF: 2.775)



Peláez-Vargas A, Gallego-Perez D, Magallanes-Perdomo M, Fernandes MH, Hansford DJ, De Aza AH, Pena P, Monteiro FJ. Isotropic Micropatterned Silica Coatings on Zirconia induce guided cell growth for dental Implants. Dental Materials 2011;27:581-589. (IF: 3.135)



Gomes PS, Fernandes MH. Rodent models in bone-related research – the relevance of calvarial defects in the assessment of bone regeneration strategies. Laboratory Animals 2011;45:1-15. (IF: 1.455)






Hussain NS, Gomes PS, Lopes MA, Fernandes MH, Santos JD. “Cell adhesion and proliferation over zinc-glass reinforced hydroxyapatite composites (Zn-GRHA)”. In Biomaterials for Bone Regenerative Medicine. Edited by NS Hussain and JD Santos. Trans Tech Publishers (Ttp), Switzerland; ISBN: 978-0-87849-153-7; 2010. Book chapter.


Pelaez-Vargas A, Gallego-Perez D, Ferrell N, Fernandes MH, Hansford D, Monteiro FJ. Early Spreading and Propagation of Human Bone Marrow Stem Cells on Isotropic and Anisotropic Topographies of Silica Thin Films Produced via Microstamping. Microscopy and microanalysis 2010;16:670-676. (IF: 2.179)



Laranjeira M, Fernandes MH, Monteiro FJ. Innovative macroporous granules of nanostrutured hydroxyapatite agglomerates: bioactivity and osteoblast-like cell behaviour. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2010;95A:891-900. (IF: 3.044)



Silva MA, Gomes PS, Vila M, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Silva RF, Fernandes MH. New titanium and titanium/hydroxyapatite coatings on ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene – in vitro osteoblastic performance. Biomedical Materials 2010;5(3):035014. (IF: 2.467)



Gomes PS, Botelho C, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. Evaluation of human osteoblastic cell response to plasma sprayed Silicon-substituted hydroxyapatite coatings over titanium substrates. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 2010;94B:337-346. (IF: 2.22)



Teixeira S, Fernandes MH, Ferraz MP, Monteiro FJ. Proliferation and mineralization of bone marrow cells cultured on macroporous hydroxyapatite scaffolds functionalized with collagen type I for bone tissue regeneration. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2010;95A:1-8. (IF: 3.044)



Pereira ML, Carvalho JC, Peres F, Fernandes MH. Simultaneous effects of nicotine, acrolein and acetaldehyde on osteogenic-induced bone marrow cells cultured on plasma-sprayed titanium. International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants 2010;25:112-122. (IF: 1.681)


Costa-Rodrigues J, Teixeira C, Sampaio P, Fernandes MH. Characterization of the osteoclastogenic potential of human osteoblastic and fibroblastic conditioned media. Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 2010;109:205-216. (IF: 3.122) 



Gomes PS, Fernandes MH. Defensins in the oral cavity - distribution and biological role. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine 2010;39:1-9. (IF: 2.075)




2001 - 2009


Fernandes LF, Costa MA, Fernandes MH, Tomás H. Osteoblastic behaviour of human bone marrow cells cultured over an adsorbed collagen layer, over the surface of collagen gels and inside collagen gels. Connective Tissue Research 2009;50:336-346. (IF: 1.552)


Hussain NS, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH, Lopes MA, Santos JD. Assessment of the osteoblastic cell response to a zinc glass reinforced hydroxyapatite composite (Zn-GRHA). International Journal of Nano and Biomaterials 2009; 2:100-109.



Laranjeira MS, Dias AG, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. In vitro biological characterization of macroporous 3D Bonelike structures prepared through a 3D machining technique. Materials Science and Engineering C 2009;29:930-935.



Pelaez-Vargas A, Ferrell N, Fernandes MH, Hansford D, Monteiro FJ. Cellular alignment induction during early in vitro culture stages using micropatterned glass coatings produced by sol-gel process. Key Engineering Materials 2009;396-398:303-306. 


Silva Marques JM, Gomes PS, Silva MA, Silvério Cabrita AM, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. Growth and phenotypic expression of human endothelial cells cultured on a glass-reinforced hydroxyapatite. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 2009;20:725-731. (IF: 1.955)



Amaral M, Gomes PS, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Silva RF, Fernandes MH. Cytotoxicity evaluation of nanocrystalline Diamond coatings by fibroblast cell cultures. Acta Biomaterialia 2009;5:755-763. (IF: 3.975)



Shirosaki Y, Tsuru K, Hayakawa S, Osaka A, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Costa MA, Fernandes MH. Physical, chemical and in vitro biological profile of chitosan hybrid membrane as a function of organosiloxane concentration. Acta Biomaterialia 2009;5:346-355. (IF: 3.975)



Pereira ML, Carvalho J, Peres F, Fernandes MH. Effect of nicotine in matrix mineralisation by human bone marrow and Saos-2 cells cultured on the surface of plasma-sprayed titanium implants. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2009;88:84-93. (IF: 2.816)


Amaral M, Gomes PS, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Silva RF, Fernandes MH. Nanocrystalline diamond as a coating for joint implants: cytotoxicity and biocompatibility assessment. Journal of Nanomaterials 2008; Article ID 894352. (IF: 1.023)



Amaral M, Dias AG, Gomes PS, Lopes MA, Silva RS, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. Nanocrystalline diamond: in vitro biocompatibility assessment by MG63 and human bone marrow cells cultures. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2008;87:91-99. (IF: 2.706)



Salgueiredo E, Vilas M, Silva MA, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Costa FM, Silva RF, Gomes PS, Fernandes MH. Biocompatibility evaluation of DLC-coated Si3N4 substrates for biomedical applications. Diamond and Related Materials 2008;17:878-881. (IF: 2.092)


Pereira ML, Carvalho J, Gutierrez M, Peres F, Fernandes MH. Behaviour of human osteoblastic cells cultured on plasma-sprayed titanium implants in the presence of nicotine. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2008;19:582-589. (IF: 2.756)


Gomes P, Santos J, Fernandes MH. Cell-induced response by tetracyclines on human bone marrow colonized hydroxyapatite and Bonelike. Acta Biomaterialia 2007;4:630-637. (IF: 3.113)



Hussain NS, Lopes MA, Maurício MC, Ali N, Fernandes MH, Santos JD. “Bonelike® Graft for Bone Regenerative Applications”. In “Surface Engineered Biomedical and Surgical Devices”. Edited by W Ahmed (UK) and MJ Jackson (USA), Springer Publications; 2007. Book chapter.


Gomes PS, Fernandes MH. Effect of therapeutic levels of doxycycline and minocycline in the proliferation and differentiation of human bone marrow osteoblastic cells. Archives of Oral Biology 2007;52:251-259. (IF: 1.554)



Trigo Cabral C, Fernandes MH. In vitro comparison of chlorhexidine and povidone-iodine on long-term proliferation and functional activity of human alveolar bone cells. Clinical Oral Investigation 2007;11:155-164. (IF: 1.956)



Trigo Cabral C, Costa MA, Fernandes MH. In vitro models of periodontal cells: a comparative study of long-term gingival, periodontal ligament and alveolar bone cell cultures in the presence of b-glycerophosphate and dexamethasone. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 2007;186:1079-1088. (IF: 1.581)


Dias AG, Trigo Cabral A, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. In vitro studies of calcium phosphate glass ceramics with different solubility using human bone marrow cells. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 2005;74:347-355. (IF: 2.743)



Tsuru K, Shirosaki Y, Hayakawa S, Osaka A, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. In vitro biodegradability of chitosan-organosiloxane hybrid membrane. Key Engineering Materials 2005;284-286:823-826. doi:10.4028/


Dias AG, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. The influence of pre-incubation treatment in the in vitro biological performance of degradable CaO-P2O5 glass ceramics. Key Engineering Materials 2005;284-286:565-568.


Shirosaki Y, Tsuru K, Hayakawa S, Osaka A, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. Novel chitosan-organosiloxane Hybrid Membrane: In vitro cytocompatibility of MG63 cells on g-glycidoxypropyltrimethoxysilane based hybrid membranes. Biomaterials 2005;26:485-493. (IF: 4.698)


Shirosaki Y, Tsuru K, Hayakawa S, Osaka A, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. In vitro cytocompatibility of osteoblastic cells cultured on chitosan-organosiloxane hybrid membrane. Key Engineering Materials 2004;254-256:857-860.


Costa MA, Gutierres M, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. In vitro mineralisation of human bone marrow cells cultured on Bonelike®. Key Engineering Materials 2004;254-256:821-824.


Dias AG, Costa MA, Lopes MA, Santos JD, Fernandes .H. Biological activity of two glass ceramics in the meta- and pyrophosphate region: a comparactive study. Key Engineering Materials 2004;254-256:825-828.


Amaral M, Costa MA, Lopes MA, Silva RF, Santos JD, Fernandes MH. Si3N4 – bioglass composites stimulate the proliferation of MG63 osteoblast-like cells and support the osteoblastic differentiation of human bone marrow cells. Biomaterials 2002;23:4897-4906. (IF: 3.008)


Diniz MG, Soares GA, Coelho MJ, Fernandes MH. Surface topography modulates the osteogenesis in human bone marrow cell cultures grown on titanium samples prepared by a combination of mechanichal and acid treatment. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 2002;13:421-431. (IF: 0.996)


Ferraz MP, Fernandes MH, Santos JD, Monteiro FJ. HA and double-layer HA-P2O5/CaO glass coatings: influence of chemical composition on human bone marrow cells osteoblastic behavior. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 2001;12:629-638. (IF: 1.144)




1996 - 2000


Costa MA, Fernandes MH. Long-term effects of parathyroid hormone, 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 and dexamethasone on the cell growth and functional activity of human osteogenic alveolar bone cell cultures. Pharmacological Research 42: 345-353; 2000. (IF: 0.805)



Coelho MJ, Fernandes MH. Human bone cell cultures in biocompatibility testing. Part II: effect of ascorbic acid, b-glycerophosphate and dexamethasone on osteoblastic differentiation. Biomaterials 2000;21:1095-1102. (IF: 1.796)



Coelho MJ, Trigo Cabral AP, Fernandes M H. Human bone cell cultures in biocompatibility testing. Part I: osteoblastic differentiation of serially passaged human bone marrow cells cultured in a-MEM and in DMEM. Biomaterials 2000;21:1087-1094. (IF: 1.796)


Costa MA, Fernandes MH. Proliferation/differentiation of osteoblastic human alveolar bone cell cultures in the presence of stainless steel corrosion products. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 2000;11:141-153. (IF: 0.621)



Fernandes MH. Effect of stainless steel corrosion products on in vitro biomineralization. Journal of Biomaterials Applications 1999;14:113-168. (IF: 0.567)



Ferraz MP, Fernandes MH., Trigo-Cabral A, Santos JD, Monteiro FJ. In vitro growth and differentiation of osteoblast-like human bone marrow cells on a glass reinforced hydroxyapatite plasma-sprayed coating. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 1999;10:567-576. (IF: 0.81)



Morais S, Dias N, Sousa JP, Fernandes MH, Carvalho GS. In vitro osteoblastic differentiation of human bone marrow cells in the presence of metal ions. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 1999;44:176-190. (IF: 2.038)


Morais S, Sousa JP, Fernandes MH, Carvalho GS, Bruijn JD, van Blitterswijk CA. Decreased consumption of Ca and P during in vitro biomineralization and biologically-induced deposition of Ni and Cr in the presence of stainless steel corrosion products. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 1998;42:199-212. (IF: 1.755)



Morais S, Sousa JP, Fernandes MH, Carvalho GS, Bruijn JD, van Blitterswijk CA. Effects of AISI 316L corrosion products in in vitro bone formation. Biomaterials 1998;19:999-1007. (IF: 1.817)



Morais S, Sousa JP, Fernandes MH, Carvalho GS. In vitro biomineralization by osteoblast-like cells: Part 1 - retardation of tissue mineralization by metal salts. Biomaterials 1998;19:13-21. (IF: 1.817)



Fernandes MH. Long-term behaviour of osteoblast-like human alveolar bone cell cultures. Bulletin du Groupement International pour la Recherche Scientifique en Stomatolologie et Odontologie 1998;40:65-75.

Tomás H, Carvalho GS, Fernandes MH, Freire A P, Abrantes LM. The use of rat, rabbit or human bone marrow derived cells for cytocompatibility evaluation of metallic elements. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 1997;8:233-238. (IF:  0.824)


Fernandes MH, Costa MA, Carvalho GS. Mineralization in serially passaged human alveolar bone cells. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 1997;8:61-65. (IF:  0.824)


Tomás H, Carvalho GS, Fernandes MH, Freire A P, Abrantes LM. Effects of Co-Cr corrosion products and corresponding separate metal ions on human osteoblast-like cell cultures. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 1996;7:291-296. (IF: 0.756)


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