Missing Avatar

Marco Prado

Scientist - Robarts Research Institute

Position - Company  
Scientist - Robarts Research Institute University of Western Ontario Oct 2008 - Present
  • Marco Prado hasn't added any educational information yet...

Publication Info
Non-neuronal cholinergic machinery present in cardiomyocytes offsets hypertrophic signals. Rocha-Resende C, Roy A, Resende R, Ladeira MS, Lara A, Gomes ER, Prado VF and 4 others J Mol Cell Cardiol. :. doi: 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2012.05.003. May 12, 2012. View on PubMed.
Extraction optimization for antioxidant phenolic compounds in red grape jam using ultrasound with a response surface methodology. Morelli LL, Prado MA Ultrason Sonochem. :. doi: 10.1016/j.ultsonch.2012.03.009. March 29, 2012. View on PubMed.
Seeding plaques in Alzheimer's disease. Prado MA, Baron G J Neurochem. 120(5):641-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2011.07574.x. March 2012. View on PubMed.
Elimination of the vesicular acetylcholine transporter in the striatum reveals regulation of behaviour by cholinergic-glutamatergic co-transmission. Guzman MS, De Jaeger X, Raulic S, Souza IA, Li AX, Schmid S, Menon RS and 5 others PLoS Biol. 9(11):e1001194. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001194. November 2011. View on PubMed.
Antinociceptive effect of Brazilian armed spider venom toxin Tx3-3 in animal models of neuropathic pain. Dalmolin GD, Silva CR, Rigo FK, Gomes GM, Cordeiro Mdo N, Richardson M, Silva MA, Prado MA, Gomez MV, Ferreira J Pain. 152(10):2224-32. doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2011.04.015. October 2011. View on PubMed.
Vesicular acetylcholine transporter knock-down mice show sexual dimorphism on memory. Capettini SB, Moraes MF, Prado VF, Prado MA, Pereira GS Brain Res Bull. 85(1-2):54-7. doi: 10.1016/j.brainresbull.2011.02.005. April 25, 2011. View on PubMed.
Amyloid-beta oligomers increase the localization of prion protein at the cell surface. Caetano FA, Beraldo FH, Hajj GN, Guimaraes AL, Jürgensen S, Wasilewska-Sampaio AP, Hirata PH and 9 others J Neurochem. 117(3):538-53. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2011.07225.x. March 23, 2011. View on PubMed.
VAChT knock-down mice show normal prepulse inhibition but disrupted long-term habituation. Schmid S, Azzopardi E, De Jaeger X, Prado MA, Prado VF Genes Brain Behav. 10(4):457-64. doi: 10.1111/j.1601-183X.2011.00686.x. March 15, 2011. View on PubMed.
Novel strains of mice deficient for the vesicular acetylcholine transporter: insights on transcriptional regulation and control of locomotor behavior. Martins-Silva C, De Jaeger X, Guzman MS, Lima RD, Santos MS, Kushmerick C, Gomez MV, Caron MG, Prado MA, Prado VF PLoS One. 6(3):e17611. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017611. March 10, 2011. View on PubMed.
Antiarrhythmogenic effects of a neurotoxin from the spider Phoneutria nigriventer. Almeida AP, Andrade AB, Ferreira AJ, Pires AC, Damasceno DD, Alves MN, Gomes ER and 8 others Toxicon. 57(2):217-24. doi: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2010.11.013. February 2011. View on PubMed.
Role of alpha7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor in calcium signaling induced by prion protein interaction with stress-inducible protein 1. Beraldo FH, Arantes CP, Santos TG, Queiroz NG, Young K, Rylett RJ, Markus RP, Prado MA, Martins VR J Biol Chem. 285(47):36542-50. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M110.157263. November 19, 2010. View on PubMed.
Metabotropic glutamate receptors transduce signals for neurite outgrowth after binding of the prion protein to laminin γ1 chain. Beraldo FH, Arantes CP, Santos TG, Machado CF, Roffe M, Hajj GN, Lee KS and 10 others FASEB J. 25(1):265-79. doi: 10.1096/fj.10-161653. September 27, 2010. View on PubMed.
Dysautonomia due to reduced cholinergic neurotransmission causes cardiac remodeling and heart failure. Lara A, Damasceno DD, Pires R, Gros R, Gomes ER, Gavioli M, Lima RF and 19 others Mol Cell Biol. 30(7):1746-56. doi: 10.1128/MCB.00996-09. April 2010. View on PubMed.
Quantal release of acetylcholine in mice with reduced levels of the vesicular acetylcholine transporter. Lima Rde F, Prado VF, Prado MA, Kushmerick C J Neurochem. 113(4):943-51. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2010.06657.x. February 25, 2010. View on PubMed.
The vesicular acetylcholine transporter is required for neuromuscular development and function. de Castro BM, De Jaeger X, Martins-Silva C, Lima RD, Amaral E, Menezes C, Lima P and 14 others Mol Cell Biol. 29(19):5238-50. doi: 10.1128/MCB.00245-09. July 27, 2009. View on PubMed.
Reduced expression of the vesicular acetylcholine transporter causes learning deficits in mice. de Castro BM, Pereira GS, Magalhães V, Rossato JI, De Jaeger X, Martins-Silva C, Leles B and 8 others Genes Brain Behav. 8(1):23-35. doi: 10.1111/j.1601-183X.2008.00439.x. September 6, 2008. View on PubMed.
Endocytosis of prion protein is required for ERK1/2 signaling induced by stress-inducible protein 1. Caetano FA, Lopes MH, Hajj GN, Machado CF, Pinto Arantes C, Magalhães AC, Vieira Mde P and 9 others J Neurosci. 28(26):6691-702. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1701-08.2008. June 25, 2008. View on PubMed.
Physiology of the prion protein. Linden R, Martins VR, Prado MA, Cammarota M, Izquierdo I, Brentani RR Physiol Rev. 88(2):673-728. doi: 10.1152/physrev.00007.2007. April 2008. View on PubMed.
Mice deficient for the vesicular acetylcholine transporter are myasthenic and have deficits in object and social recognition. Prado VF, Martins-Silva C, de Castro BM, Lima RF, Barros DM, Amaral E, Ramsey AJ and 17 others Neuron. 51(5):601-12. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2006.08.005. September 7, 2006. View on PubMed.
  • Marco Prado hasn't received any ratings yet...