PharmD 2004 . University Nilton Lins, Brazil
Masters in Pharmacology 2006 . University of Sao Paulo , Brazil
PhD in Pharmacology 2009 . University of Sao Paulo , Brazil
My major research interest are:
- Nitric Oxide Biology
- Alternative methods for nitric oxide detection and development of new methods
- Cardiovascular Pharmacology
- Oxidative Stress
Synthesis and characterization of a novel organic nitrate NDHP: Role of xanthine oxidoreductase-mediated nitric oxide formation.
Redox Biol 2017 Oct;13():163-169
Inducible Nitric Oxide Synthase Polymorphisms and Nitric Oxide Levels in Individuals with Chronic Periodontitis.
Int J Mol Sci 2017 Jun;18(6):
Blood Pressure-Lowering Effect of Orally Ingested Nitrite Is Abolished by a Proton Pump Inhibitor.
Hypertension 2017 01;69(1):23-31
Enhanced XOR activity in eNOS-deficient mice: Effects on the nitrate-nitrite-NO pathway and ROS homeostasis.
Free Radic. Biol. Med. 2016 10;99():472-484
Nitric oxide generation by the organic nitrate NDBP attenuates oxidative stress and angiotensin II-mediated hypertension.
Br. J. Pharmacol. 2016 07;173(14):2290-302
Cathepsin L promotes Vascular Intimal Hyperplasia after Arterial Injury.
Mol. Med. 2016 Mar;23():
Gastric S-nitrosothiol formation drives the antihypertensive effects of oral sodium nitrite and nitrate in a rat model of renovascular hypertension.
Free Radic. Biol. Med. 2015 Oct;87():252-62
Consistent antioxidant and antihypertensive effects of oral sodium nitrite in DOCA-salt hypertension.
Redox Biol 2015 Aug;5():340-6
Nox4-dependent activation of cofilin mediates VSMC reorientation in response to cyclic stretching.
Free Radic. Biol. Med. 2015 Aug;85():288-94
The antihypertensive effects of sodium nitrite are not associated with circulating angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition.
Nitric Oxide 2014 Aug;40():52-9
Letter by Montenegro and Lundberg regarding article, "unexpected effect of proton pump inhibitors: elevation of the cardiovascular risk factor asymmetric dimethylarginine".
Circulation 2014 Apr;129(13):e426