Mariana Braga de Oliveira
  Post-Doc Fellowship  
  supervisor: João Mano  
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List of Publications

37.       Lopes D, Martins-Cruz C., Oliveira MB*, Mano JF. Bone Physiology as Inspiration for Tissue Regenerative Therapies. Biomaterials. 2018;185,240-75. (IF=8.8)

*Corresponding author


36.           Oliveira MB*, Bastos HXS, Mano JF. Sequentially Moldable and Bondable Four-Dimensional Hydrogels Compatible with Cell Encapsulation. Biomacromolecules. 2018;19:2742-9 (IF=5.7)

*Corresponding author


35.           Costa-Almeida R, Franco AR, Pesqueira T, Oliveira MB, Babo PS, Leonor IB, et al. The effects of platelet lysate patches on the activity of tendon-derived cells. Acta Biomaterialia. 2018;68:29-40 (IF=6.38)


34.           Pereira DR, Canadas RF, Silva-Correia J, da Silva Morais A, Oliveira MB, Dias IR, et al. Injectable gellan-gum/hydroxyapatite-based bilayered hydrogel composites for osteochondral tissue regeneration. Applied Materials Today. 2018;12:309-21 (N/A; new journal)


33.           Manda MG, da Silva LP, Cerqueira MT, Pereira DR, Oliveira MB, Mano JF, Marques AP, Oliveira JM, Correlo VM, Reis RL. 2018. Gellan gum‐hydroxyapatite composite hydrogels for bone tissue engineering. J Biomed Mater Res Part A 2018:106A:479–490 (IF=3.23)


32.           Oliveira NM, Martins-Cruz C, Oliveira MB, Reis RL, Mano JF. Coculture of Spheroids/2D Cell Layers Using a Miniaturized Patterned Platform as a Versatile Method to Produce Scaffold-Free Tissue Engineering Building Blocks. Advanced Biosystems. 2018;2:1700069 (N/A; new journal)


31.           Hatami J, Silva S, Oliveira MB, Costa R, Reis R, Mano J. Multilayered Films Produced by Layer-by-Layer Assembly of Chitosan and Alginate as a Potential Platform for the Formation of Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cell aggregates. Polymers. 2017;9:440 (IF=2.93)


30.           Leite ÁJ, Oliveira MB, Caridade SG, Mano JF. Screening of Nanocomposite Scaffolds Arrays Using Superhydrophobic-Wettable Micropatterns. Advanced Functional Materials. 2017;27(28):1701219 (IF=13.32)


29.           Sousa MP, Gonzalez de Torre I, Oliveira MB, Rodríguez-Cabello JC, Mano JF. Biomimetic click assembled multilayer coatings exhibiting responsive properties. Materials Today Chemistry. 2017;4:150-63.


28.           CR, Gaifem J, Oliveira MB, Silvestre R, Mano JF. The influence of surface modified poly(l-lactic acid) films on the differentiation of human monocytes into macrophages. Biomaterials Science. 2017;5(3):551-60 (IF=5.83)


27.           Neto AI, Demir K, Popova AA, Oliveira MB, Mano JF, Levkin PA. Fabrication of Hydrogel Particles of Defined Shapes Using Superhydrophobic-Hydrophilic Micropatterns. Advanced Materials. 2016;28(35):7613-9. (IF=18.96)


26.           Rodrigues MN, Oliveira MB, Costa RR, Mano JF. Chitosan/Chondroitin Sulfate Membranes Produced by Polyelectrolyte Complexation for Cartilage Engineering. Biomacromolecules. 2016;17:2178-88 (IF=5.583)


25.           Oliveira MB, Custódio CA, Gasperini L, Reis RL, Mano JF. Autonomous osteogenic differentiation of hASCs encapsulated in methacrylated gellan-gum hydrogels. Acta Biomaterialia. 2016;41:119-32. (IF=6.00)


24.           Oliveira MB, Hatami J, Mano JF. Coating Strategies Using Layer-by-layer Deposition for Cell Encapsulation. Chemistry – An Asian Journal. 2016;11:1753-64. (IF=4.592)


23.           Ribeiro A, Volkov V, Oliveira MB, Padrão J, Mano JF, Gomes AC, et al. BSA/HSA ratio modulates the properties of Ca2+-induced cold gelation scaffolds. Int J Biol Macromol. 2016;89:535-44. (IF=3.138)


22.           Silva SS, Oliveira NM, Oliveira MB, da Costa DPS, Naskar F, Mano JF, Kundu SC, Reis RL, Fabrication and characterization of Eri silk fibers-based sponges for biomedical application, Acta Biomaterialia 32.2016;178-89. (IF=6.00)


21.           Rodrigues AI, Oliveira MB, Mano JF, Gomes ME, Reis RL, Leonor IB. Combinatorial effect of silicon and calcium release from starch-based scaffolds on osteogenic differentiation of human adipose stem cells. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering.2015;1:760-70.


20.           Neto AI, Correia CR, Oliveira MB, Rial-Hermida MI, Alvarez-Lorenzo C, Reis RL, et al. A novel hanging spherical drop system for the generation of cellular spheroids and high throughput combinatorial drug screening. Biomaterials Science. 2015;3:581-5. (IF=3.614)


19.           Yan L-P, Silva-Correia J, Oliveira MB, Vilela C, Pereira H, Sousa RA, et al. Bilayered silk/silk-nanoCaP scaffolds for osteochondral tissue engineering: In vitro and in vivo assessment of biological performance. Acta Biomaterialia. 2015;12:227-241. (IF=6.02)


18.           Oliveira MB, Kossover O, Mano JF, Seliktar D. Injectable PEGylated fibrinogen cell-laden microparticles made with a continuous solvent- and oil-free preparation method. Acta Biomaterialia. 2015;13:78-87. (IF=6.02; TOP5%)


17.           Oliveira MB, Mano JF, High-Throughput Screening for Integrative Biomaterials Design: Exploring Advances and New Trends. Trends in Biotechnology. 2014;32:627-636. (IF=11.95)


16.           Oliveira MB, Ribeiro MP, Miguel SP, Neto AI, Coutinho P, Correia IJ, et al. In Vivo High-Content Evaluation of Three-Dimensional Scaffolds Biocompatibility. Tissue Eng Part C Methods 2014; 20:851-864. (IF=4.40)


15.           Silva SS, Oliveira MB, Mano JF, Reis RL. Bio-inspired Aloe vera sponges for biomedical applications. Carbohyd Polym 2014;112:264-270. (IF=4.07)


14.           Custódio CA, Santo VE, Oliveira MB, Gomes ME, Reis RL., Mano JF. Functionalized Microparticles Producing Scaffolds in Combination with Cells. Advanced Functional Materials 2014, 24 (10), 1391-1400. (IF=11.80)


13.           Lima, AC, Correia, CR, Oliveira MB, Mano JF. Sequential ionic and thermogelation of chitosan spherical hydrogels prepared using superhydrophobic surfaces to immobilize cells and drugs. J Bioact Compat Pol 2014;29:50-65. (IF=2.50)


12.           Oliveira MB, Neto AI, Correia CR, Rial-Hermida MI, Alvarez-Lorenzo C, Mano JF. Superhydrophobic Chips for Cell Spheroids High-Throughput Generation and Drug Screening. Acs Appl Mater Inter. 2014;6:9488-95. (IF=6.70)


11.           Oliveira MB, Luz GM, Mano JF. A combinatorial study of nanocomposite hydrogels: on-chip mechanical/viscoelastic and pre-osteoblast interaction characterization. J Mater Chem B. 2014;2:5627-38. (IF=4.72)


10.           Silva-Correia J, Gloria A, Oliveira MB, Mano JF, Oliveira JM, Ambrosio L, Reis RL, Rheological and Mechanical Properties of Acellular and Cellladen Methacrylated Gellan Gum Hydrogels, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, 2013;101:3438-46. (IF=2.84)


9.              Song WL, Oliveira MB, Sher P, Gil S, Nóbrega JM, Mano JF. "Bioinspired methodology for preparing magnetic responsive chitosan beads to be integrated in a tubular bioreactor for biomedical applications", Biomedical Materials, 2013;8:045008. (IF=2.92)


8.              Silva SS, Popa EG, Gomes ME, Oliveira MB, Nayak S, Subia B, Mano JF, Kundu SC, Reis RL. Silk hydrogels from non-mulberry and mulberry silkworm cocoons processed with ionic liquids. Acta Biomaterialia 2013;9:8972-8982. (IF=5.68; TOP5%)


7.              Almeida LR, Martins AR, Fernandes EM, Oliveira MB, Correlo VM, Pashkuleva I, Marques AP, Ribeiro AS, Durães NF, Silva CJ, Bonifácio G, Sousa RA, Oliveira AL, Reis RL. New biotextiles for tissue engineering: Development, characterization and in vitro cellular viability. Acta Biomaterialia 2013;9:8167-8181. (IF=5.68)


6.              Popa EG, Rodrigues MT, Coutinho DF, Oliveira MB, Mano JF, Reis RL, et al. Cryopreservation of cell laden natural origin hydrogels for cartilage regeneration strategies. Soft Matter. 2013;9:875-85. (IF=4.15)


5.              Oliveira MB, Mano JF. On-Chip Assessment of the Protein-Release Profile from 3D Hydrogel Arrays. Analytical Chem. 2013;85:2391-6. (IF=5.83)


4.              Oliveira MB, Salgado CL, Song WL, Mano JF. Combinatorial On-Chip Study of Miniaturized 3D Porous Scaffolds Using a Patterned Superhydrophobic Platform. Small. 2013;9:768-78. (IF=7.51)


3.              Salgado CL*, Oliveira MB*, Mano JF. Combinatorial cell-3D biomaterials cytocompatibility screening for tissue engineering using bioinspired superhydrophobic substrates. Integr Biol-Uk. 2012;4:318-27 (*the authors contributed equally to this work). (IF=4.32)


2.              Oliveira MB, Mano JF. Polymer-Based Microparticles in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. Biotechnol Prog.2011;27:897-912. (IF=2.34)


1.              Oliveira MB, Song Wenlong, Martín L, Oliveira SM, Caridade SG, Alonso M, Rodríguez-Cabello JC and Mano JF, Development of an injectable system based on elastin-like recombinamer particles for tissue engineering applications, Soft Matter, 2011;7:6426-6434. (IF=4.39)