Fernanda Marques

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minho
Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. pmc Lipocalin-2 is involved in emotional behaviors and cognitive function
    Ana C Ferreira
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho Braga, Portugal ICVS 3B s PT Government Associate Laboratory Braga Guimarães, Portugal
    Front Cell Neurosci 7:122. 2013
  2. pmc Modulation of iron metabolism in aging and in Alzheimer's disease: relevance of the choroid plexus
    Sandro D Mesquita
    School of Health Sciences, Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, University of Minho Braga, Portugal
    Front Cell Neurosci 6:25. 2012
  3. pmc The Adhesion GPCR GPR125 is specifically expressed in the choroid plexus and is upregulated following brain injury
    Chris Pickering
    Uppsala University, Department of Neuroscience, Functional Pharmacology, BMC, Box 593, SE 75124, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Neurosci 9:97. 2008
  4. pmc The choroid plexus response to a repeated peripheral inflammatory stimulus
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    BMC Neurosci 10:135. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Kinetic profile of the transcriptome changes induced in the choroid plexus by peripheral inflammation
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, Braga, Portugal
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 29:921-32. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The choroid plexus transcriptome reveals changes in type I and II interferon responses in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
    Sandro Dá Mesquita
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal ICVS 3B s PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga Guimarães, Portugal
    Brain Behav Immun 49:280-92. 2015
  7. ncbi request reprint Lipocalin 2 is a choroid plexus acute-phase protein
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, Braga, Portugal
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 28:450-5. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Unbiased stereological method to assess proliferation throughout the subependymal zone
    Ana Mendanha Falcão
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    Methods Mol Biol 1035:141-52. 2013
  9. doi request reprint From the periphery to the brain: Lipocalin-2, a friend or foe?
    Ana C Ferreira
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal ICVS 3B s PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga Guimarães, Portugal
    Prog Neurobiol 131:120-36. 2015
  10. pmc Transcriptome signature of the adult mouse choroid plexus
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    Fluids Barriers CNS 8:10. 2011

Collaborators

  • Nuno Sousa
  • Joana A Palha
  • Giovanni Coppola
  • Daniel H Geschwind
  • Helena Brentani
  • Ana C Ferreira
  • Ana Mendanha Falcão
  • João C Sousa
  • Sandro Dá Mesquita
  • Margarida Correia-Neves
  • João Carlos Sousa
  • Pedro Morgado
  • Ana J Rodrigues
  • João J Cerqueira
  • José M Pêgo
  • Ana Catarina Ferreira
  • Ashley Novais
  • Ana P Ventura-Silva
  • Sandro D Mesquita
  • Chris Pickering
  • Christina Dalla
  • Hugo Leite-Almeida
  • Fuying Gao
  • Nikos Kokras
  • Beatriz Ribeiro
  • Vitor Pinto
  • Osborne F X Almeida
  • Nadine C Santos
  • Ana R Marques
  • Malin C Lagerström
  • Joanna Szmydynger-Chodobska
  • Maria Hägglund
  • Helgi B Schioth
  • Robert Fredriksson
  • Linn Waller
  • Adam Chodobski

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Lipocalin-2 is involved in emotional behaviors and cognitive function
    Ana C Ferreira
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho Braga, Portugal ICVS 3B s PT Government Associate Laboratory Braga Guimarães, Portugal
    Front Cell Neurosci 7:122. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Modulation of iron metabolism in aging and in Alzheimer's disease: relevance of the choroid plexus
    Sandro D Mesquita
    School of Health Sciences, Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, University of Minho Braga, Portugal
    Front Cell Neurosci 6:25. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc The Adhesion GPCR GPR125 is specifically expressed in the choroid plexus and is upregulated following brain injury
    Chris Pickering
    Uppsala University, Department of Neuroscience, Functional Pharmacology, BMC, Box 593, SE 75124, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Neurosci 9:97. 2008
    ..We also identified a Drosophila sequence, DmCG15744, which shares a common ancestor with the entire Group III of Adhesion GPCRs, and also contains Ig, LRR and HBD domains which were observed in mammalian GPR125...
  4. pmc The choroid plexus response to a repeated peripheral inflammatory stimulus
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    BMC Neurosci 10:135. 2009
    ..As part of the barriers that separate the blood from the brain, the choroid plexus conveys inflammatory immune signals into the brain, largely through alterations in the composition of the cerebrospinal fluid...
  5. doi request reprint Kinetic profile of the transcriptome changes induced in the choroid plexus by peripheral inflammation
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, Braga, Portugal
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 29:921-32. 2009
    ..By modulating the composition of the cerebrospinal fluid, which will ultimately influence the brain parenchyma, the choroid plexus response to inflammation may be of relevance in brain homeostasis in health and disease...
  6. doi request reprint The choroid plexus transcriptome reveals changes in type I and II interferon responses in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
    Sandro Dá Mesquita
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal ICVS 3B s PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga Guimarães, Portugal
    Brain Behav Immun 49:280-92. 2015
    ..Altogether, these findings provide new insights on a possible interplay between type I and II IFN responses in AD and point to IFNs as targets for modulation in cognitive decline. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Lipocalin 2 is a choroid plexus acute-phase protein
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, Braga, Portugal
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 28:450-5. 2008
    ..This study shows that the LCN2 is produced by the CP as a component of the innate immune response that protects the central nervous system from infection...
  8. doi request reprint Unbiased stereological method to assess proliferation throughout the subependymal zone
    Ana Mendanha Falcão
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    Methods Mol Biol 1035:141-52. 2013
    ..This approach takes into consideration clear SEZ anatomical divisions, both on the anterior-posterior and dorsal-ventral axes, which will standardize future studies on the SEZ. ..
  9. doi request reprint From the periphery to the brain: Lipocalin-2, a friend or foe?
    Ana C Ferreira
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal ICVS 3B s PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga Guimarães, Portugal
    Prog Neurobiol 131:120-36. 2015
    ..Herein, these various perspectives are reviewed and a comprehensive and cohesive view of the general function of LCN2, particularly in the brain, is provided. ..
  10. pmc Transcriptome signature of the adult mouse choroid plexus
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    Fluids Barriers CNS 8:10. 2011
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  11. pmc The path from the choroid plexus to the subventricular zone: go with the flow!
    Ana Mendanha Falcão
    School of Health Sciences, Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, University of Minho Braga, Portugal
    Front Cell Neurosci 6:34. 2012
    ..By giving particular emphasizes to growth factors and axonal guidance molecules we will illustrate how CP-born molecules might play an important role in the SVZ niche cell population dynamics...
  12. pmc Lipocalin 2 is present in the EAE brain and is modulated by natalizumab
    Fernanda Marques
    School of Health Sciences, Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, University of Minho Braga, Portugal
    Front Cell Neurosci 6:33. 2012
    ..The findings support lipocalin 2 as a valuable molecule for the diagnostic/monitoring panel of MS...
  13. doi request reprint Stress induced risk-aversion is reverted by D2/D3 agonist in the rat
    Pedro Morgado
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal ICVS 3Bs PT Government Associate Laboratory, Braga, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 25:1744-52. 2015
    ..These results suggest that the brain mechanisms related to risk-based decision-making are altered after chronic stress, but can be modulated by manipulation of dopaminergic transmission...
  14. doi request reprint Stress shifts the response of the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis to an anxiogenic mode
    Ana P Ventura-Silva
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus de Gualtar, 4710 057 Braga, Portugal
    Eur J Neurosci 36:3396-406. 2012
    ..In summary, these data reveal that chronic stress shifts the pattern of response of the BNST to an anxiogenic mode and provide new information on the underlying mechanisms of the stress-induced hypercorticalism and hyperanxious status...
  15. pmc Blood-brain-barriers in aging and in Alzheimer's disease
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, Braga 4710 057, Portugal
    Mol Neurodegener 8:38. 2013
    ..Herein, we provide a review on how the brain barriers change during aging and in AD and how these processes impact on brain function. ..
  16. doi request reprint Detection of the glucocorticoid receptors in brain protein extracts by SDS-PAGE
    Fernanda Marques
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Campus Gualtar, Braga, 4710 057, Portugal
    Methods Mol Biol 1204:233-42. 2014
    ..Here, we describe the detection by Western blotting of the GR (α and β isoforms) protein, using macrodissected brain tissue. ..
  17. pmc Do genes and environment meet to regulate cerebrospinal fluid dynamics? Relevance for schizophrenia
    Joana A Palha
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho Braga, Portugal
    Front Cell Neurosci 6:31. 2012
    ..Here we propose that altered CP/CSF dynamics during neurodevelopment may be considered a risk, causative and/or participating factor for development of schizophrenia...
  18. pmc Topographical analysis of the subependymal zone neurogenic niche
    Ana Mendanha Falcão
    Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
    PLoS ONE 7:e38647. 2012
    ..Herein we propose an anatomical division of the SEZ that should be considered in future studies addressing proliferation in this neural stem cell niche...