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  1. Rebordão M, Carneiro C, Alexandre Pires G, Brito P, Pereira C, Nunes T, et al. Neutrophil extracellular traps formation by bacteria causing endometritis in the mare. J Reprod Immunol. 2014;106:41-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Formation of NETs and the subsequent entanglement of bacteria suggest that equine NETs might be a complementary mechanism in fighting some of the bacteria causing endometritis in the mare. ..
  2. Rebordão M, Amaral A, Lukasik K, Szóstek Mioduchowska A, Pinto Bravo P, Galvão A, et al. Constituents of neutrophil extracellular traps induce in vitro collagen formation in mare endometrium. Theriogenology. 2018;113:8-18 pubmed publisher
    ..These data propose that NETs involvement in chronic endometritis in mares may act as putative endometrial fibrogenic mediators. ..
  3. Rebordão M, Galvão A, Pinto Bravo P, Pinheiro J, Gamboa S, Silva E, et al. Endometrial prostaglandin synthases, ovarian steroids, and oxytocin receptors in mares with oxytocin-induced luteal maintenance. Theriogenology. 2017;87:193-204 pubmed publisher
    ..This study offers new knowledge on the endometrial expression of ovarian steroids and OXT receptors in OXT pharmacologically induced luteal maintenance in the mare. ..
  4. Alexandre Pires G, Martins C, Galvão A, Miranda M, Silva O, Ligeiro D, et al. Understanding the Inguinal Sinus in Sheep (Ovis aries)-Morphology, Secretion, and Expression of Progesterone, Estrogens, and Prolactin Receptors. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;18: pubmed publisher
    ..IGS secretion is rich in triterpenoids that totally differ from the surrounding skin. They might be essential substances for the development of an olfactory preference of newborns to their mothers. ..
  5. Pinto Bravo P, Galvao A, Rebordão M, Amaral A, Ramilo D, Silva E, et al. Ovarian steroids, oxytocin, and tumor necrosis factor modulate equine oviduct function. Domest Anim Endocrinol. 2017;61:84-99 pubmed publisher
  6. Rebordão M, Alexandre Pires G, Carreira M, Adriano L, Carneiro C, Nunes T, et al. Bacteria causing pyometra in bitch and queen induce neutrophil extracellular traps. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2017;192:8-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Nevertheless, the precise role of NETs in pyometra in the bitch and queen, either to contribute to the defeat of infection or to its persistence remains to be unraveled. ..