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João Paulo Capela

  • PhD
  • Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Porto, Portugal
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Research interests

Drug abuse neurotoxicitySynthetic CathinonesMethylphenidateAmphetamines

About

Expertise in neuronal cell culture and in vivo rodent models, as well as, biochemical determinations, immunocytochemical and molecular biology techniques.

Co-authors (63)

  • Luísa Maria Ferreira

Recent publications

  • Aged rats are more vulnerable than adolescents to “ecstasy”-induced toxicity

    • Feio-Azevedo R
    • Costa V
    • Barbosa D
    • et al.
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  • Mitoxantrone is more toxic than doxorubicin in SH-SY5Y human cells: A ‘chemobrain’ in vitro study

    • Almeida D
    • Pinho R
    • Correia V
    • et al.
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Editorships

International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology

Guest Editor

2011

Professional experience

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Porto, Portugal

January 2007 - Present

Assistant Professor of Pharmacognosy

Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal

September 2006 - August 2007(a year)

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal

February 2006 - July 2006(5 months)

Education

2007 PhD in Toxicology

Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal

March 2003 - June 2007(4 years)

Pharmaceutical Sciences, PharmD

Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal

September 1996 - March 2002(6 years)