João Pedro Silva

senior researcher

Research Group
Assistant Researcher (FCT Project) (since 2016)
Phone number
+351 220428796 (ext: 8796)
Ciência Vitae

Recent publications

  • J Alexandre, R Malheiro, DD Silva, H Carmo, F Carvalho, JP Silva. 2020. The Synthetic Cannabinoids THJ-2201 and 5F-PB22 Enhance In Vitro CB1 Receptor-Mediated Neuronal Differentiation at Biologically Relevant Concentrations. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, 21(17), DOI: 10.3390/ijms21176277
  • Silva JP, Andronis C, Lekka E, Virvilis V, Carmo H, Bampali K, Ernst M, Hu Y, Loryan I, Richard J, Carvalho F, Savić MM.. 2020. Molecular basis of mood and cognitive adverse events elucidated via a combination of pharmacovigilance data mining and functional enrichment analysis. ARCHIVES OF TOXICOLOGY, DOI: 10.1007/s00204-020-02788-1

Main research interests

  • Molecular Toxicology
  • New Psychoactive substances effects on neuronal development
  • In vitro models of neurotoxicity
  • Assessment of Synthetic Cannabinoids' toxicity signatures
  • Role of New Psychoactive Substances on bone remodeling