Antonio Henrique Baccin Martins

Assistant Professor
Ph.D., 2006, University Federal of São Paulo, Brazil

Academic Department(s)

Research Area

Research Interest
Molecular basis of differentiation of rat neural progenitor cells

Selected Publications
4R-cembranoid protects against diisopropylfluorophosphate-mediated neurodegeneration.  Ferchmin PA, Andino M, Reyes-Salaman R, Alves J, Vélez-Roman J, Cuadrado B, Carrasco M, Torres-Rivera W, Segarra A, Lee JE, Eterovic VA.  Neurotoxicology. 2014 Jun 10;44C:80-90
Kinin-B2 receptor exerted neuroprotection after diisopropylfluorophosphate-induced neuronal damage. Torres-Rivera W, Pérez D, Park KY, Carrasco M, Platt MO, Eterović VA, Ferchmin PA, Ulrich H, Martins AH.  Neuroscience, 2013 Sept 5;247:273-9.
Kinin-B2 receptor mediated neuroprotection after NMDA excitotoxicity is reversed in the presence of kinin-B1 receptor agonists. Martins AH, Alves JM, Perez D, Carrasco M, Torres-Rivera W, Eterović VA, Ferchmin PA, Ulrich H.PLoS One. 2012;7(2):e30755.

A cembranoid protects acute hippocampal slices against paraoxon neurotoxicity. Eterović VA, Pérez D, Martins AH, Cuadrado BL, Carrasco M, Ferchmin PA. Toxicol In Vitro. 2011 Oct;25(7):1468-74. 
Alpha 7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor expression and activity during neuronal differentiation of PC12 pheochromocytoma cells. Nery AA, Resende RR, Martins AH, Trujillo CA, Eterovic VA, Ulrich H. J Mol Neurosci. 2010 Jul;41(3):329-39.

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