Publications in indexed scientific journals

1.    P. Paradiso, R. Galante, L. Santos, A.P. Alves de Matos, R. Colaço, A.P. Serro, B. Saramago; Comparison of two hydrogel formulations for drug release in ophthalmic lenses, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 102(6) (2014) 1170-1180.
http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1002/jbm.b.33099

2.    Bergthóra S. Snorradóttir, Fjóla Jónsdóttir, Sven Th. Sigurdsson and Már Másson Numerical Modelling of Transdermal Delivery from Matrix Systems: Parametric Study and Experimental Validation with Silicone Matrices Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 103(8)  (2014) 2366–2375.

DOI: 10.1002/jps.24052

3.    P. Paradiso, L. Santos, V. Chu, A.P. Serro, R. Colaço, B. Saramago; Effect of plasma treatment on the performance of two drug-loaded hydrogel formulations for therapeutic contact lenses, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials 103(5) (2015) 1059-1068. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33287

4.    R. Galante, P. Paradiso, M.G. Moutinho, A.I. Fernandes, J.L. Mata, R. Colaço, B. Saramago, A.P. Serro; About the effect of eye blinking on drug release from pHEMA based hydrogels: an in vitro study, Journal of Biomaterials Science: Polymer Edition, 26(4) (2015) 235-251.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09205063.2014.994948

5.    D. Silva, A. Fernandes, T. Nunes, R. Colaço, A.P. Serro; The effect of albumin and cholesterol on the biotribological behaviour of hydrogels for contact Lenses, Acta Biomaterialia 26 (2015) 184-194.
http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1016/j.actbio.2015.08.011

6.    P. Paradiso, A.P. Serro, B. Saramago, R. Colaço, A. Chauhan; Controlled release of antibiotics from vitamin-E loaded silicone-hydrogel contact lenses, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 105(3) (2015) 1164-1172.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0022-3549(15)00193-8

7.    H.P. Filipe, J. Henriques, P. Reis, P.C. Silva, M.J. Quadrado, A.P. Serro; Contact lenses as drug controlled release systems. A narrative review, Revista Brasileira de Oftalmologia 75(3) (2016) 241-247.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5935/0034-7280.20160051 

8.    P. Paradiso, R. Colaço, J.L.G. Mata, R. Krastev, B. Saramago, A.P. Serro; Drug release from liposome coated hydrogels for soft contact lenses: the blinking and temperature effect, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials (2016). DOI: 10.1002/jbm.b.33715.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jbm.b.33715

9.    A.F.R. Pimenta, A. Valente, J.M.C Pereira, J.C.F Pereira, H.P. Filipe, J.L.G. Mata, R. Colaço, B. Saramago, A.P. Serro; Simulation of the hydrodynamic conditions of the eye to better reproduce the drug release from hydrogel contact lenses: experiments and modeling, Drug Delivery and Translational Research 6(6) (2016) 755-762. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13346-016-0303-1

10.    D. Silva, L.F.V. Pinto, D. Bozukova, L.F. Santos, A.P. Serro, B. Saramago; Chitosan/alginate based multilayers to control drug release from ophthalmic lens, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 147 (2016) 81–89. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfb.2016.07.047

11.    R. Galante, C.F. Rediguieri, I.S.  Kikuchi, P.A.S. Vasquez, R. Colaço, A.P. Serro, T.J.A. Pinto; About the sterilization of chitosan hydrogel nanoparticles, PLoS ONE 11(12) (2016) e0168862: 1-18.
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0168862

12.    A.F.R. Pimenta, J. Ascenso, J.C.S. Fernandes, R. Colaço, A.P. Serro, B. Saramago; Controlled drug release from hydrogels for contact lenses: drug partitioning and diffusion, International Journal of Pharmaceutics 515(1-2) (2016) 467-475. 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpharm.2016.10.047

13.    A.F.R. Pimenta, A.P. Serro, P. Paradiso, B. Saramago, R. Colaco;  Diffusion-based design of multi-layered ophthalmic lenses for controlled drug release; PLoS ONE 11(12) (2016) e0167728: 1-15. 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0167728

14.    Kristinn Gudnason, Svetlana Solodova, Mar Masson, Sven Th. Sigurdsson, Fjola Jonsdottir. Numerical Simulation of Franz Difusion Experiment: Application to Drug Loaded Soft Contact Lenses. Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology 38, (2017) 18–27

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jddst.2016.12.011

15.     R. Galante, D Ghisleni, P. Paradiso, V.D. Alves, T.J.A. Pinto, R. Colaço, A.P. Serro; Sterilization of silicone-based hydrogels for biomedical application using ozone gas: comparison with conventional techniques, Materials Science Engineering C 78(1) (2017) 389-397. 
http://doi.org/10.1016/j.msec.2017.04.073

16.    Paula Vieira A, F R Pimenta A, Silva D, Helena Gil M, Alves P, Coimbra P, L G C Mata J, Bozukova D, Correia TR, Correia IJ, Paula Serro A, Jorge Guiomar A;
; Surface modification of an intraocular lens material by plasma-assisted grafting with 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate (HEMA), for controlled release of moxifloxacin,  Eur J Pharm Biopharm (2017) pii: S0939-6411(16)30923-7.

http://doi: 10.1016/j.ejpb.2017.08.006

17.    A.F.R. Pimenta, A.P. Vieira, R. Colaço, B. Saramago, M.H. Gil, P. Coimbra, P.  Alves, D. Bozukova, T.R. Correia, I.J. Correia, A.J. Guiomar, A.P. Serro; Controlled release of moxifloxacin from intraocular lenses modified by Ar plasma-assisted grafting with AMPS or SBMA: an in vitro study, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces (2017) 156:95-103.

doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2017.04.060

 

 

Disclosure publications

1.    P. Paradiso, A.P. Serro, B. Saramago, R. Colaço A. Chauhan; Controlled Release of Levofloxacin from Vitamin E Loaded Silicone-Hydrogel Contact Lenses. CRS Newsletter 33(1) (2016) 10-11.