Liliana Almeida

PhD student

PhD student without fellowship (since 2023)
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Recent publications

  • Liliana MAlmeida; Ângela Oliveira; Jorge MAOliveira; Brígida RPinho. 2023. Stress response mechanisms in protein misfolding diseases: Profiling a cellular model of Huntington's disease. ARCHIVES OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS, DOI: 10.1016/
  • Liliana MAlmeida; Brígida RPinho; Michael RDuchen; Jorge MAOliveira. 2022. The PERKs of mitochondria protection during stress: insights for PERK modulation in neurodegenerative and metabolic diseases. BIOLOGICAL REVIEWS, DOI: 10.1111/brv.12860
  • Pinho, BR; Almeida, LM; Duchen, MR; Oliveira, JMA. 2021. Allosteric activation of Hsp70 reduces mutant huntingtin levels, the clustering of N-terminal fragments, and their nuclear accumulation. LIFE SCIENCES, 285, DOI: 10.1016/j.lfs.2021.120009
  • Noronha-Matos, J.B., Oliveira, L., Peixoto, A.R., Almeida, L., Castellão-Santana, L.M., Ambiel, C.R., Alves-do Prado, W., Correia-de-Sá, P.. 2020. Nicotinic α7 receptor‐induced adenosine release from perisynaptic Schwann cells controls acetylcholine spillover from motor endplates. JOURNAL OF NEUROCHEMISTRY, DOI: 10.1111/jnc.14975

Main research interests

  • Pharmacology
  • Neurosciences
  • Rare Diseases