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Baptista MS, Melo CV, Armelão M, Herrmann D, Pimentel DO, Leal G, Caldeira MV, Bahr BA, Bengtson M, Almeida RD, Duarte CB. Role of the proteasome in excitotoxicity-induced cleavage of glutamic acid decarboxylase in cultures hippocampal neurons. PLoS One. 2010 12;5(4):e10139.
Volosin M, Song W, Srinivasan D, Almeida RD, Hempstead BL, Friedman WJ. Interaction of Survival and Death Signaling in Basal Forebrain Neurons: Roles of Neurotrophins and Proneurotrophins. J Neurosci. 2006 Jul 19; 26 (29): 7756-66.
Teng HK, Teng KK, Lee R, Wright S, Tevar S, Almeida RD, Kermani P, Torkin R, Chen ZY, Lee FS, Kraemer RT, Nykjaer A, Hempstead BL. ProBDNF induces neuronal apoptosis via activation of a receptor complex of p75NTR and sortilin. J Neurosci 2005, 25 (22): 5455-63
Almeida RD, Manadas BJ, Melo CV, Gomes JR, Mendes CS, Grãos MM, Carvalho RF, Carvalho AP, Duarte CB Neuroprotection by BDNF against glutamate-induced apoptotic cell death is mediated by the extracellular signal-regulated kinase and the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase pathways. Cell Death Differ. 2005, 12 (10):1329-43
Almeida RD, Manadas BJ, Carvalho AP, Duarte CB. Intracellular signaling mechanisms in photodynamic therapy. Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 2004, 1704 (2): 59-86