Luís Midão

PhD student

PhD student (since 2018)
Phone number
938319096 (ext: 8559)
Researcher ID

Main publications

  • Midão L, Giardini A, Menditto E, Kardas P, Costa E.. 2018. Adherence to medication in older adults as a way to improve health outcomes and reduce Healthcare Spending. GERONTOLOGY, DOI:
  • L. Midão, J. Maia, M. Almada, B. Fonseca, D. Gonçalves, J. Braga,N. Teixeira, G. Correia-da-Silva.. 2017. Cannabis sativa tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) impact on placental endocrine function.. Porto Biomedical Journal, Vol. 2, supplement 5, page 221, PS181, DOI:
  • S.C.F.Pereira, M.Almada, B.M.Fonseca, L.Midão, J.Maia, N.A.Teixeira, G.Correia-da-Silva.. 2017. Endocannabinoids induce placental trophoblast reticulum stress. Porto Biomedical Journal, Vol. 2, supplement 5, page 221, PS181, DOI:
  • Midao, Luis; Almada, Marta; Maia, Joao; Braga, Jorge; Goncalves, Daniela; Teixeira, Natercia; Fonseca, Bruno; Correia-da-Silva, Georgina. 2017. UNWILLING THE IMPACT OF A9-TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL (THC) ON THE ENDOCRINE FUNCTION OF HUMAN PLACENTA: EFFECTS ON ESTRADIOL PRODUCTION. PLACENTA, 57, DOI: 10.1016/j.placenta.2017.07.115
  • Monteiro, CB; Midão, L; Rebelo, S; Reguenga, C; Lima, D; Monteiro, FA. 2016. Zinc finger transcription factor Casz1 expression is regulated by homeodomain transcription factor Prrxl1 in embryonic spinal dorsal horn late-born excitatory interneurons. EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NEUROSCIENCE, 43(11), DOI: 10.1111/ejn.13214


  • Graduation in Biology, University of Aveiro (2015)
  • MSc in Biochemistry, University of Aveiro (2017)
  • PhD in Gerontology and Geriatrics, ICBAS