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Class of 2012
Neves, Ana Luisa
1st Degree
University (1st Degree)
University of Porto, Faculty of Medicine
Master Degree
MSc. Molecular Medicine and Oncology
University (Master Degree)
University of Porto, Faculty of Medicine / College de France
About the PhD
Field of Research
Cardiometabolic diseases
Thesis Title
Indoles as gut microbial pharmaco-metabolites: Targets, mechanisms and consequences for obesity and cardiometabolic diseases
Dr Marc-Emmanuel Dumas
Prof Jeremy K. Nicholson
Imperial College London
Department of Computational and Systems Medicine
United Kingdom
Date of Thesis Defence
After the PhD (Current Situation)
Research Fellow
Centre for Health Policy, Imperial College London
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Neves AL, Mohammedi K, Emery N, Roussel R, Fumeron F, Marre M, Velho G. Allelic variations in superoxide dismutase-1 (SOD1) gene and renal and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in type 2 diabetic subjects. Mol Genet Metab. 2012 Jul;106(3):359-65.
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Neves AL, Coelho J, Couto L, Leite-Moreira A, Roncon-Albuquerque R Jr. Metabolic endotoxemia: a molecular link between obesity and cardiovascular risk. J Mol Endocrinol. 2013 Sep 11;51(2):R51-64.
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Lemes VA, Neves AL, Guazzelli IC, Frazzatto E, Nicolau C, Corręa-Giannella ML, Velho G, Villares SM. Angiotensin converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism is associated with increased adiposity and blood pressure in obese children and adolescents. Gene. 2013 Dec 15;532(2):197-202.
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Neves AL, Chilloux J, Sarafian MH, Rahim MB, Boulangé CL, Dumas ME. The microbiome and its pharmacological targets: therapeutic avenues in cardiometabolic diseases. Curr Opin Pharmacol. 2015 Dec;25:36-44. doi: 10.1016/j.coph.2015.09.013.
PMID: 26531326
Boulangé CL, Neves AL, Chilloux J, Nicholson JK, Dumas ME. Impact of the gut microbiota on inflammation, obesity, and metabolic disease. Genome Med. 2016 Apr 20;8(1):42.
Rodriguez-Martinez A, Ayala R, Posma JM, Neves AL, Gauguier D, Nicholson JK, Dumas ME. MetaboSignal: a network-based approach for topological analysis of metabotype regulation via metabolic and signaling pathways. Bioinformatics. 2017 Mar 1;33(5):773-775.
Rodriguez-Martinez A, Posma JM, Ayala R, Neves AL, Anwar M, Petretto E, Emanueli C, Gauguier D, Nicholson JK, Dumas ME. MWASTools: an R/Bioconductor package for metabolome-wide association studies. Bioinformatics. 2017 Jul 26.
Chilloux J*, Neves AL*, Boulangé CL, Dumas ME. The microbial-mammalian metabolic axis: a critical symbiotic relationship.
Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 2016 Jul;19(4):250-256.

Neves AL, Villanueva T. French boost European telemedicine. CMAJ. 2011 Apr 19;183(7):E387-8.
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Neves AL. EGPRN: European General Practice Research Network. Eur J Gen Pract. 2013 Mar;19(1):62-4.
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Laranjo L, Neves AL, Villanueva T, Cruz J, Brito de Sá A, Sakellarides C. Patients' access to their medical records. Acta Med Port. 2013 May-Jun;26(3):265-70.
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Neves AL, Couto L. Cardiovascular risk in overweight/obese and lean hypertensive patients. Rev Port Cardiol. 2014 May 12. pii: S0870-2551(14)00082-1.
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Laranjo L, Arguel A, Neves AL, Gallagher AM, Kaplan R, Mortimer N, Mendes GA, Lau AY. The influence of social networking sites on health behavior change: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014 Jul 8.
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