People

Marta Sofia Sampaio Almada

Postdoc

Position
Postdoc (since 2016)
Email
marta_almada@hotmail.com
Phone number
916329988
Researcher ID

Main publications

  • Almada, M; Costa, L; Fonseca, BM; Amaral, C; Teixeira, N; Correia-Da-Silva, G. 2017. The synthetic cannabinoid WIN-55,212 induced-apoptosis in cytotrophoblasts cells by a mechanism dependent on CB1 receptor. TOXICOLOGY, 385, DOI: 10.1016/j.tox.2017.04.013
  • Almada, M; Fonseca, BM; Amaral, C; Diniz-da-Costa, M; Correia-da-Silva, G; Teixeira, N. 2017. Anandamide oxidative metabolism-induced endoplasmic reticulum stress and apoptosis. APOPTOSIS, 22, DOI: 10.1007/s10495-017-1356-4
  • Almada, M; Cunha, S; Fonseca, BM; Amaral, C; Piscitelli, F; Di Marzo, V; Correia-da-Silva, G; Teixeira, N. 2016. Anandamide interferes with human endometrial stromal-derived cell differentiation: An effect dependent on inhibition of cyclooxygenase-2 expression and prostaglandin E-2 release. BIOFACTORS, 42, DOI: 10.1002/biof.1270
  • Almada, M; Amaral, C; Diniz-Da-Costa, M; Correia-Da-Silva, G; Teixeira, NA; Fonseca, BM. 2016. The endocannabinoid anandamide impairs in vitro decidualization of human cells. REPRODUCTION, 152, DOI: 10.1530/REP-16-0364
  • Almada, M; Piscitelli, F; Correia-da-Silva, G; Di Marzo, V; Teixeira, NA; Fonseca, BM. 2016. Towards human endometrium decidualization: a dialogue between endocannabinoids and prostaglandins. MEDICINE, 95, DOI:
  • Almada, M; Piscitelli, F; Fonseca, BM; Di Marzo, V; Correia-da-Silva, G; Teixeira, N. 2015. Anandamide and decidual remodelling: COX-2 oxidative metabolism as a key regulator. BIOCHIMICA ET BIOPHYSICA ACTA-MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY OF LIPIDS, 1851, DOI: 10.1016/j.bbalip.2015.08.011
  • Almada, M; Domingues, MR; Doria, ML; Fonseca, BM; Teixeira, NA; Correia-da-Silva, G. 2015. Lipidomic Approach Towards Deciphering Anandamide Effects in Rat Decidual Cell. JOURNAL OF CELLULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 230, DOI: 10.1002/jcp.24901
  • Almada, M; Piscitelli, F; Fonseca, BM; Correia-da-Silva, G; Di Marzo, V; Teixeira, NA. 2015. Endocannabinoids and decidual remodeling: COX-2 oxidative metabolism as a key regulator. HUMAN REPRODUCTION, 30, DOI:

Main research interests

  • Reproduction, Endometrial cells turnover, Placental Development, Endocannabinoid system

Degrees

  • MSc in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto (2011)
  • PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty oh Pharmacy, University of Porto, ICETA.Requimte (2016)