Leite-Almeida H, Melo A, Pêgo JM, Bernardo S, Milhazes N, Borges F, Sousa N, Almeida A, Cerqueira JJ. Variable delay-to-signal: a fast paradigm for assessment of aspects of impulsivity in rats. Front Behav Neurosci, 7:154 (2013).
Ventura-Silva AP, Melo A, Ferreira AC, Carvalho MM, Campos FL, Sousa N and Pêgo JM. Excitotoxic lesions in the central nucleus of the amygdala attenuate stress-induced anxiety behavior. Front. Behav. Neurosci. 7:32 (2013).
Melo A, Tavares I, Sousa N, Pêgo JM. Can the dopaminergic-related effects of general anesthetics be linked to mechanisms involved in drug abuse and addiction? Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica 2015, in press.
Melo A, Kokras N, Dalla C, Ferreira C, Ventura-Silva AP, Sousa N, Pêgo JM. The positive effect on ketamine as a priming adjuvant in antidepressant treatment. Transl Psychiat, 5:e573 (2015).