2016
  • Joana T. Martins, Susana F. Santos, Ana I. Bourbon, Ana C. Pinheiro, África González-Fernández, Lorenzo M. Pastrana, Miguel A. Cerqueira and António A. Vicente. "Lactoferrin-based nanoparticles as a vehicle for iron in food applications – development and release profile". Food Research International October 27, 2016. More information.

  • Rosana Simón-Vázquez, Tamara Lozano-Fernández, Ángela Davila-Grana and África González-Fernández. "Metal oxide nanoparticles interact with immune cells activating different cellular responses". International Journal of Nanomedicine September 14, 2016. More information.

  • Fumio Takizawa, Susan Magadán, David Parra, Zhen Xu, Tomás  Korytář, Pierre Boudinot and J. Oriol Sunyer. "Novel Teleost CD4-Bearing Cell Populations Provide Insights into the Evolutionary Origins and Primordial Roles of CD4+ Lymphocytes and CD4+ Macrophages". The Journal of immnunology May 4, 2016. More information.

  • Rosana Simón- Vázquez, Tamara Lozano-Fernández, Ángela Davila-Grana and África González-Fernández. "Analysis of the activation routes induced by different metal oxide nanoparticles on human lung epithelial cells”. Future Science April 15, 2016. More information.

  • Juan Calvo-Iglesias, Daniel Pérez-Estévez, Silvia Lorenzo-Abalde, Beatriz Sánchez-Correa, Maribel Quiroga Verdeal, José M. Fuentes, África González-Fernández"Characterization of a monoclonal antibody directed against Mytilus spp. larvae reveals an antigen involved in shell biomineralization". Plos One March 23, 2016. More information.

 

2015
  • Souza, Ludmila; Muehlmann, Luis; Matos, Lívia; Simon-Vazquez, Rosana; Lacava, Zulmira; De-Paula, Alfredo; Mosiniewicz-Szablewska, Ewa; Suchocki, Piotr; Morais, Paulo; González-Fernández, África; Báo, Sônia; Azevedo, Ricardo. “Antitumor activity and systemic effects of PVM/MA-shelled selol nanocapsules in lung adenocarcinoma-bearing mice". Nanotechnology 2015 Dec 18; 26(50): 505101. More information.
  • Celia Posada García, Alberto Pena, Luis Anibarro, Rosa María Pardavila, Carlos de la Torre, África González-Fernández. “Erythema induratum of Bazin induced by tuberculin skin test". International Journal of Dermatology (IJD) 2013 Dec 10More information.

  • Jorge Filipe Correia Pinto, Mercedes Peleteiro, Noemi Csaba, África González-Fernández, Maria José Alonso. Multi-enveloping of particulated antigens with biopolymers and immunostimulant polynucleotides. Journal of Drug Delivery Science and Technology (JDDST). More information.
  • José Vicente González-Aramundiza, Mercedes Peleteiro Olmedo, África González-Fernández, María José Alonso Fernández, Noemi Stefánia Csaba. Protamine-based nanoparticles as new antigen delivery systems. European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics 97: 51-59 (2015). More information.
  • Alexandra Correia, Pedro Ferreirinha, Sofia Botelho, Ana Belinha, Catarina Leitão, Iris Caramalho, Luzia Teixeira, África González- Fernández, Rui Appelberg and Manuel Vilanova. "Predominant role of interferon-γ in the host protective effect of CD8+ T cells against Neospora caninum infection" Scientific Reports 14913 (2015). More information.
  • Andreia C Gomes, Ana C Oliveira, Koen Raemdonck, Thomas F Martens, Koen Rombouts, Rosana Simón-Vázquez, Cláudia Botelho, Marlene Lúcio, África González-Fernández, Maria Elisabete CD Real Oliveira, Kevin Braeckmans. "Stealth monoolein-based nanocarriers for delivery of siRNA to cancer cells". Acta Biomater 2015 Jul 29. S1742-7061(15) 30030-1. More information.
  • Pilar Canoa; Simon-Vazquez, Rosana; Jonathan Popplewell; González-Fernández, África; "A quantitative binding study of fibrinogen and human serum albumin to metal oxide nanoparticles by Surface Plasmon Resonance" Biosensor and bioelectronics 74: 376-383 (2015). More information.


  • Lucy Cooper, Tania Hidalgo, Martin Gorman, Tamara Lozano-Fernández, Rosana Simón-Vázquez, Camille Olivier, Nathalie Guillou, Christian Serre, Charlotte Martineau, Francis Taulelle, Daiane Damasceno-Borges, Guillaume Maurin, África González-Fernández, Patricia Horcajada and Thomas Devic. “A biocompatible porous Mg-gallate Metal Organic Framework as an antioxidant carrier”. Chem. Communications 2015 Apr 7; 51 (27): 5848-5851. More informatión.


  • Elena Bellido, Tania Hidalgo, Maria Victoria Lozano, Mazheva Guillevic, Rosana Simon-Vazquez, Manuel J. Santander-Ortega, África González-Fernández, Christian Serre, Maria J. Alonso, Patricia Horcajada. "Heparin-engineered mesoporous iron Metal-Organic Framework Nanoparticles: towards stealth drug nanocarriers". Advanced Healhcare Materials. 2015 Jun; 4 (8):1246-57. More information.


  • Gomez-Touriño, Iria; Simon-Vazquez, Rosana; Alonso-Lorenzo, Jana; Arif, Sefina; Calviño-Sampedro, Cristina; Gonzalez-Fernandez, Africa; Pena-Gonzalez, Eduardo; Rodriguez, Javier; Viñuela-Roldan, Juan; Verdaguer, Joan; Cordero, Oscar; Peakman, Mark; Varela Calvino R.“Characterization of the autoimmune response against the nerve tissue S100β in patients with Type 1 diabetes”. Clinical and Experimental Immunology 2015 May; 180(2):207-17. More information.
  • Joana T. Martins, Óscar L. Ramos, Ana C. Pinheiro,, Ana I. Bourbon,, Hélder Silva,, Melissa C. Rivera,, Miguel A. Cerqueira, Lorenzo Pastrana,, F. Xavier Malcata,, África González-Fernández,, António A. Vicente, Edible Bio-based Nanostructures: Delivery, Absorption and Potential toxicity Food engineering reviews. 11 Mar 2015. More information.

  • Paula Pereira, Silvia S. Pedrosa, Alexandra Correia, Cristóvao Lima, Mercedes P. Olmedo, África González Fernández, Manuel Vilanova, FM Gama. Biocompatibility of a self-assembled Glycol Chitosan nanogel". Toxicol in vitro 2015 Apr; 29(3): 638-646. More information.

  • Ana Sousa-Herves, Christian Sánchez Espinel, Amir Fahmi, África González-Fernández and Eduardo Fernandez-Megia. In-situ nanofabrication of hybrid PEG-dendritic – inorganic nanoparticles and preliminary evaluation of their biocompatibility” Nanoscale 2015 Mar 7; 7 (9): 3933-3940. More information.

2014

  • Ludmila Regina de Souza, Luis Alexandre Muehlmann, Mayara Simonelly Costa dos Santos, Rayane Ganassin, Rosana Simón-Vázquez, Graziella Anselmo Joanitti, Ewa Mosiniewicz-Szablewska, Piotr Suchocki Paulo César Morais, África González-Fernández, Ricardo Bentes Azevedo and Sônia Nair Báo PVM/MA-shelled selol nanocapsules promote cell cycle arrest in A549 lung adenocarcinoma cells”. Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2014 Aug 23; 12 (1):32. More information.

  • Tamara Lozano-Fernández, Lidia Ballester-Antxordoki,, Nerea Pérez-Temprano, Elena Rojas, David Sanz, Maite Iglesias-Gaspar, Sergio Moya, África González-Fernández and Mercedes Rey. “Potential impact of metal oxide nanoparticles on the immune system: the role of integrins, L-selectin and the chemokine receptor CXCR4". Nanomedicine 2014 Aug; 10(6):130110 (Nanoscience & Nanotechnology). More information.

  • Alexandra Castro-Bugallo, Africa González-Fernández, Cástor Guisande, Aldo Barreiro. “Comparative responses to metal oxide nanoparticles in marine phytoplankton". Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. 2014 Nov; 67 (4); 483-93. More information.

  • Sara Vicente, Mercedes Peleteiro, Belén Díaz-Freitas, Susana Martínez-Pulgarín, Jose I. Neissa, Jose V. Gonzalez-Aramundiz, Jose M. Escribano, Alejandro Sanchez, Africa González-Fernández, Maria J. Alonso. “Highly versatile immunostimulating nanocapsules for specific immune potentiation". Future science: Nanomedicine. 2014 Mar 27. PMID: 24673264. More information.

  • Rosana Simón, Tamara Lozano, Mercedes Peleteiro, África González-Fernández. Conformational changes in human plasma proteins induced by metal oxide nanoparticles". Colloids and surfaces B: Biointerfaces 2014 Jan 1;113:198-206. More information.

  • C. Fernández Costa, M. Reboiro-Jato, F. Fdez-Riverola, C.Ruiz-Romero, F.J. Blanco, J.L. Capelo-Martínez. "Sequential depletion coupled to C18  sequential extraction as a rapid tool for human serum multiple profiling". Talanta. 2014 Jul; 125: 189 - 95. More information.

  • C. Calamia, J. Mateos, P. Fernández-Puente, L. Lourido, B. Rocha, C. Fernández-Costa, E. Montell, J. Vergés, C. Ruiz-Romero, F.J. Blanco. "A pharmacoproteomic study confirms the synergistic effect of chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine". Scientific Reports 2014 Jun 10; 4: 5069. More information.

 

2013


  • Jordi Llop, Irina Estrela-Lopis, Ronald F. Ziolo, África González-Fernández, Jana Fleddermann, Marco Dorn, Vanessa Gomez Vallejo, Rosana Simón-Vázquez, Edwin Donath, Zwengei Mao, Changyou Gao and Sergio E.Moya. “Uptake, biological fate and toxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles" (Review). Particle & Particle System Characterization Volume 1, Issue 1, pages 24-35. 21 december 2013. More information.

  • Sara Vicente, Mercedes Peleteiro, Belén Díaz-Freitas, Alejandro Sanchez, David W. Pascual, África González-Fernández, María J. Alonso. “Co-delivery of viral proteins and a TLR7 agonist from polysaccharide nanocapsules: A needle-free vaccination strategy". J Controlled Release 2013 Dec 28; 172 (3): 773-781. More information.

  • Ignacio Melero, África González-Fernández, Luis Álvarez-Vallina, Fernando PEdro Cossío Mora, Carlos López-Larrea, Raquel Largo, Eliecer Coto, Segundo González Rodríguez, Juan Ramón de los Toyos González, Sara Marsal, José Martínez Orgado y José Ramón Reguieiro. “Spanish Scientists with Dr. Sir Gregory Winter and Dr. Sir Richard A. Lerner, winners of the Prince of Asturias award for Scientific and Technical Research 2012". Inmunología, 2013;32(2):70-74 (2013). More information.

  • Sara Vicente, Belén Díaz-Freitas, Mercedes Peleteiro, Alejandro Sanchez, David W. Pascual, África González-Fernández, María J. Alonso. “A Polymer/Oil Based Nanovaccine as a Single-Dose Immunization Approach". PLOS ONE, Apr 2013; Volume 8; Issue 4; e62500 (2013). More information.

  • C. Fernández Costa, C. Ruiz-Romero, F.J. Blanco, H. M. Santos, J.L. Capelo-Martinez. "An assessment of the indirect high intensity ultrasonic assisted cleavage of complex proteomes with immobilized trypsin". Talanta. 2013 Mar 15; 106: 163-8. More information.

2012


  • M. Ucha-Samartín, C. Vázquez Lopez, M. Álvarez-Payero, N. M. L.  de Castro, M. T. Inaraja- Bobo,  A. González-Fernández. “Antibiotic treatment related problems in impaired renal function inpatients".International journal of clinical pharmacy 34 (1): 183-183 (2012)

  • África González-Fernández y Luis Álvarez-Vallina. Dr. Gregory Winter y Dr. Richard A. Lerner, Premios Príncipe de Asturias de Investigación Científica y Técnica 2012". Inmunología, 2012;31(4):127-134 (2012). More information.

  • Luis Anibarro, Matilde Trigo, Diana Feijoó, Mónica Ríos, Luisa Palomares, Alberto Pena, Marta Núñez, Carlos Villaverde, África González-Fernández. “Value of the Tuberculin Skin Testing and of an Interferon-Gamma Release Assay in Haemodialysis Patients after Exposure to M. tuberculosis". BMC Infectious diseases 12: 195 (2012). More information.

  • María Moros, Bruno Hernáez, Elina Garet, Jorge T. Dias, Berta Sáez, África González-Fernández, Covadonga Alonso, Valeria Grazú and Jesús M. de la Fuente. “Monosaccharides vs PEG functionalized NPs: influence in the cellular uptake". ACS Nano, 6 (2): 1565–1577 (2012). More information.

  • C. Fernández-Costa, C. Calamia, P. Fernández-Puente, J.L. Capelo-Martinez, C. Ruiz-Romero, F.J. Blanco. "Sequential depletion of human serum for the search of osteoarthritis biomarkers". Proteome Science 2012, 10:55. More information.

 

2011


  • Manuel Arruebo, Nuria Vilaboa, Berta Sáez-Gutierrez, Julio Lambea, Alejandro Tres, Mónica Valladares and África González-Fernández. “Assessment of the Evolution of Cancer Treatment Therapies”. Cancers, 3: 3279-3330 (2011). More information.

  • Álvarez-Vallina L, Lennart Mars, Javier Hernández, Luis Graça, Manuel Vilanova, Cecilia Muñoz, Ignacio Melero, Pablo Ortiz, and África González-Fernández. “New Trends in Immunotherapy”. Inmunología, 30(4): 128-134 (2011). More information.

  • Miguel Cavadas, África González-Fernández, Ricardo Franco. "Pathogen mimetic stealth nanocarriers for drug delivery: beyond PEGylation”. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and medicine 7: 730 –74 (2011). More information.

  • Gómez-Touriño, I; Sánchez Espinel, C., Hernández-Fernández, A., González-Fernández, África, Eduardo Pena-González, Javier Rodríguez, and Rubén Varela-Calvino. “Galectin-1 synthesis in type 1 diabetes by different immune cell types: reduced synthesis by monocytes and Th1 cells”. Cell Immunol 271 (2): 319-328 (2011). More information.

  • Andrew J. Finch, Christine Hilcenko, Nicolas Basse, Lesley F. Drynan, Beatriz Goyenechea,Tobias F. Menne, África González Fernández, Paul Simpson, Clive S. D'Santos, Mark J. Arends, Jean Donadieu, Christine Bellanné-Chantelot, Michael Costanzo, Charles Boone, Andrew N. McKenzie, Stefan M.V. Freund, and Alan J. Warren. "Uncoupling of GTP hydrolysis from eIF6 release on the ribosome causes Shwachman-Diamond syndrome". Genes Dev. May 1, 2011 25: 917-929. (2011). More information.

  • Angela França, Parag Aggarwal, Eugene V. Barsov, Serguei V. Kozlov, Marina A. Dobrovolskaia, África González-Fernández. “Macrophage scavenger receptor A mediates the uptake of gold colloids by macrophages in vitro”. Future medicine: Nanomedicine 6 (7): 1175-1188. (2011). More information.

  • Eva M. Munoz, Silvia Lorenzo-Abalde, África González-Fernández, Oscar Quintela, Manuel Lopez-Rivadulla and Ricardo Riguera “Direct Surface Plasmon Resonance Immunosensor for in situ Detection of Benzoylecgonine, the Major Cocaine Metabolite”. Biosensor and bioelectronics  26 (11): 4423-4428. (2011). More information.

  • Lozano, T; Rey, M.; Moya, S.; Donath, E., Gao, C., Antipov, A. and González-Fernández, África. “Cytotoxicity effect of metal oxide nanoparticles in human tumor cell lines”. Proceedings Journal of Physics: Conference series. 304 012046 (2011). More information.

  • Warren, A. et al. “The ribosomopathy Shwachman-Diamond syndrome is caused by uncoupling EFL1 GTP hydrolysis from eIF6 release". Genes Dev 2011 May 1;25(9): 917-29. More information.

  • Anibarro, L., Matilde Trigo, Carlos Villaverde, Alberto Pena, África González-Fernández. “Tuberculin skin test and interferón-γ release assay show better correlation after the tuberculin “window period” in tuberculosis contacts". Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases. Vol. 43, No. 6-7. Pages 424-429. (2011). More information.

  • Luis Anibarro, Elina Garet,  Irene Felpeto, Víctor del Campo, Julio Montes, África González-Fernández. “Eje Interleucina 12/interferón gamma en enfermos de tuberculosis en una región europea con alta incidencia de enfermedad”. Inmunología, 30 (2) 36-44 (2011). More information.

  • Álvarez-Vallina L, Lennart Mars, Javier Hernández, Luis Graça, Manuel Vilanova, Cecilia Muñoz, Ignacio Melero, Pablo Ortiz, and África González-Fernández. “New Trends in Immunotherapy”. Inmunología 30(4): 128-134 (2011). More information.

  • África González-Fernández and Fernando Díaz Espada. “César Milstein: 35 years of monoclonal antibodies”. Inmunología 30(1): 30-33 (2011). More information.

  • Anibarro, l., Matilde Trigo, Carlos Villaverde, Alberto Pena, Sandra Cortizo, Diana Sande, Rosa Ana Pazos, África González-Fernández. “Interferon-γ Release assays in tuberculosis contacts. Is there a “window period". European Respiratory Journal 37 (1): 215-217 (2011). More information.

  • C. Fernández Costa, H. M. Santos, C. Ruiz-Romero, F.J. Blanco, J.L. Capelo-Martinez. "A comparison of depletion versus equalization for reducing high-abundance proteins in human serum". Electrophoresis 2011, 32, 2966-2974. More information.

  • P. Fernández-Puente, J. Mateos, C. Fernández Costa, N. Oreiro, C. Fernández-López, C. Ruiz-Romero, F.J. Blanco. "Identification of a panel of novel serum osteoarthritis biomarkers". J Proteome Res 2011, 10, 5095-101. More information.

2010


  • Moya, Sergio; Romero, Gabriela; Rojas, Elena; Donath, Edwin; Gonzalez, Africa; Estrela-Lopis, Irina; Gao, Changyou; Zhou, Jie; Sanchez, Christian; Franco, Ana. Surface engineered PLGA Nanoparticles for Intracellular Delivery: Uptake and Cytoxicity - A Confocal Raman Microscopy Study. Biomacromolecules, 11 (11): 2993-2999 (2010). More information.

  • Alfredo de la Escosura-Muñiz, Marisa Maltez-da Costa, Christian Sánchez-Espinel, Belén Díaz-Freitas,Fernando Ulloa-Alonso, África González-Fernández, Arben Merkoçi. “Gold nanoparticle-based electrochemical magnetoimmunosensor for rapid detection of anti-hepatitis B virus antibodies in human serum”. Biosensors and Bioelectronics26 (4): 1710-1714 (2010). More information.

  • E. Garet, A. G. Cabado, J. M. Vieites and Á. González-Fernández. “Rapid isolation of single-chain antibodies by phage display technology directed against one of the most potent marine toxins: Palytoxin”. Toxicon 55: 1519-1526 (2010). More information.

  • Cecilia Prego, Patrizia Paolicelli, Belen Díaz, Sara Vicente, Alejandro Sanchez, África Gonzalez-Fernández, María José Alonso. “Chitosan-based Nanoparticles for Improving Immunization against Hepatitis B Infection". Vaccine (2010). More information.

  • Garet, E., González-Fernández, África; Lago, Jorge, Vieites, J. and Cabado, A. “Comparative evaluation of Enzyme-linked Immunoassay and reference methods for the detection of shellfish hydrophilic toxins in several presentations of seafood”. J. Agric and Food Chemistry 20: 1410-1415 (2010). More information.

  • Carrera, M. Garet, E.Barreiro, A., Garcés, E., Pérez, D. Guisande, C. and África González-Fernández. “Generation of monoclonal antibodies for the specific immunodetection of the toxic dinoflagellate Alexandrium minutum Halim from spanish water”. Harmful algae, 9 (3): 272-280 (2010). More information.

  • Banu S. Zolnik, África González-Fernández, Nakissa Sadrieh, and Marina A. Dobrovolskaia. “Nanoparticles and the Immune System”. Endocrinology, 151: 458-465 (2010). Más información.

  • Gómez-Toruiño, I; Camiña-Darriba, F: Otero-Romero, I; Rodriguez, M-A.; Hernández-Fernández, A., González-Fernández, A., Pena González, E., Rodríguez, J. Rodriguez-Segade, S and Varela-Calvino, R. “Autoantibodies to glial fibrillary acid protein and S100b in diabetic patients”. Diabetic Medicine 27:242-248 (2010). More information.

  • Franca, A., Pelaez, B., Sánchez Espinel, C.; Hernández, A., Fernández-López, C; Grazú, V., Martínez de la Fuente, J; Pastoriza-Santos, I, Liz-Marzán, L, and África González-Fernández. “Sterilization matters: Consequences of different sterilization tecniques on gold nanoparticles”. Small 6 (1): 89-95 (2010). More information.

2009


  • Alfredo de la Escosura-Muñiz, Christian Sánchez-Espinel, Belén Díaz-Freitas, África González-Fernández, Marisa Maltez-da Costa, Arben Merkoçi. “Enabling a cell sensor design through nanobio catalytic particles leads to low cost diagnostics of tumors”. Anal Chem. 81 (24): 10268-10274 (2009)

  • Marcos Sanles-Sobrido, Laura Rodríguez-Lorenzo, Silvia Lorenzo-Abalde, África González-Fernández, Miguel A. Correa-Duarte, Ramón A. Alvarez-Puebla, and Luis M. Liz-Marzán. “Label-free specific SERS ultradetection of relevant bioanalytes on silver coated carbon nanotubes: The case of cocaine”. Nanoscale 1: 153-158 (2009). More information.

  • Manuel Arruebo, Mónica Valladares, and África González-Fernández. “Antibody-Conjugated Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications”. Journal of Nanomaterials, vol. 2009, Article ID 439389, 24 pages. (2009). More information.

  • África González-Fernández. “A nova pandemia do século XXI”. Revista Tempos Novos 64-66- (2009).

  • Pérez, D; Lorenzo-Abalde, S. González-Fernández, A, Fuentes, J. “Immunodetection of Mytilus galloprovincialis larvae using monoclonal antibodies for the monitoring of larval abundance in the Galicial coast: comparison with the identification by morphological traits”. Aquaculture 294: 86-92 (2009). More information.

  • J. Montes-Santiago, , G. Rey-García,, A. Mediero-Domínguez,, V. Del Campo, I. Felpeto, E. Garet, A. González-Fernández. “Tendencias seculares en la morbimortalidad y costes de hospitalización por tuberculosis en Galicia”. Galicia Clínica 70: 19-24 (2009). More information.

  • Belén Díaz, Irene Sanjuan, Francisco Gambón, Carmen Loureiro, Susana Magadán and África González–Fernández. “Generation of a fully human IgM monoclonal antibody directed against human HLA class II molecules: a potential agent in the treatment of haematological malignancies hematological pathologies”. Cancer Immunology Immunotherapy 58 (3): 351-360 (2009). More information.

2008


  • Belén Díaz, Christian Sánchez-Espinel, Manuel Arruebo, , José Faro, Encarna de Miguel, Susana Magadán, Clara Yagüe, Rodrigo Fernández-Pacheco, Ricardo Ibarra, Jesús Santamaría, África González-Fernández. “Assessing Methods for Blood Cell Cytotoxic Responses to Inorganic Nanoparticles and Nanoparticle Aggregates". Small 4 : 2025-2034, (2008). More information.

  • África González-Fernández, José M. Faro, Carmen Fernández. “Immune responses to polysaccharides: lessons from human and mice”. Review Vaccine 26: 292-300 (2008). More information.

2007


  • África González-Fernández. “Investigación ao bordo do límite”. Revista Tempos Novos. Número 12 (2007).

2006


  • S. Lorenzo Abalde, E. Garet, D. Pérez, J.M. Fuentes González, Á. González-Fernández. “Inmunotecnología aplicada al campo marino”. Inmunología. Vol.25. Núm 4. Oct-Dec 2006: 239 - 247. ISSN: 0213-9626.  More information.

  • M. del Val, Á. González-Fernández, N. Matamoros, J.M. Rojo “Informe sobre el 16 Congreso Europeo de Inmunología. 1ª Reunión Conjunta de las Sociedades Europeas Nacionales de Inmunología ”. Inmunología. Vol.25. Num 3. Jul-Set 2006: 201-208. ISSN: 0213-9626. More information.

  • E. F. Mastache, K. Lindroth, C. Fernández, A. González-Fernández, “Somatic hypermutation of Ig genes is affected by overexpression of Bcl-2 in Germinal Center B cells”. Scand J Immunol 2006 Jun;63 (6): 420-429 (2006). More information.

  • A. Barreiro, C. Guisande, M. Frangópulos, A. González Fernández, S. Muñoz, D. Perez, S. Magadán, I. Maneiro, I. Riveiro, P. Iglesias “Feeding strategies of the copepod Acartia clausi upon sole and mixed diets of toxic and non-toxic strains of the dinoflagellate Alexandrium minutum”. Marine Ecology-Progress Series. Vol. 316: July 2006. 115-125. More information.

  • C. Fernández, Antonio C.l. Conceicao, R. Rial-Otero, C. Vaz, and J. L. Capelo. “Sequential Flow Injection Analysis System On-Line Coupled to High Intensity Focused Determination of Inorganic and Total Mercury in Waters and Urine by Cold Vapor Atomic Absorption Spectrometry”. Anal. Chem. 2006 Apr 15; 78(8): 2494-2499. More information.

  • A. Patricio, C. Fernández, A. M. Mota, J. L. Capelo. “Dynamic versus static ultrasonic sample treatment for the solid-liquid pre-concentration of mercury from human urine”. Talanta 2006 May 15; 69(3): 769-775. More information.

  • J. L. Capelo, C. Fernández, B. Pedras, P. Santos, Pablo González, C. Vaz. “Review: Trends in selenium determination/ speciation by hyphenated techniques based on AAS or AFS”. Talanta 2006 March 68 (5): 1442-1447. More information.

  • C. Maduro, G. Vale, S. Alves, M. Galesio, M.D.R. Gomes da Silva, C. Fernandez, S. Catarino, M.G. Rivas, A.M. Mota, J.L. Capelo. "Determination of Cd and Pb in biological reference materials by electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometry: A comparison of three ultrasonic-based sample treatment procedures". Talanta 2006 Feb 15; 68 (4):1156–1161. More information.

  • J.L. Capelo, G.M. Rivas, LG. Oliveira, C. Vilhena, A.C. Santos, T. Valada, M. Galesio, P. Oliveira, M.D.R. Gomes da Silva, E.M. Gaspar, S. Alves, C. Fernandez, C. Vaz. "Mercury determination by FI-CV-AAS after the degradation of organomercurials with the aid of an ultrasonic field: The important role of the hypochlorite ion". Talanta 2006 Jan 15; 68 (3): 813-818. More information.

2005

  • E. Suárez, S. Magadán, I. Sanjuán, M. Valladares, A. Molina, F. Gambón, F. Díaz-Espada, Á. González- Fernández. “Rearrangement of only one human Ig VH gene is sufficient to generate a wide repertoire of antigen specific antibody responses in transgenic mice”. Molecular Immunology 2005 Dec; 43: 1827-1835. More information.

  • S. Lorenzo-Abalde, Á. González-Fernández, E. de Miguel Villegas, J. Fuentes “Two monoclonal antibodies for the recognition of Mytilus galloprovincialis larvae: studies on cultured larvae and test on plankton samples". Aquaculture 2005. 250/3-4 : 736-747. More information.

  • Lorenzo, S., Mastache, E. y África González Fernández. "Linfocitos T y B. Clasificación. Receptores. Generación de diversidad. Mecanismos moleculares. Capacidades funcionales”. Review by invitation. Medicine. May 2005; 9 (33). More information.

2004

  • J. Montes, G. Rey, A. Mediero, E. Garet, A. González, V. Del Campo. “Trends and costs of hospitalizations for tuberculosis in Galicia, Spain”. Revista Clínica Española. 204, suplemento 1. 2004.

  • Magadán, S., Sanjuán, I.; Valladares, M., Molina, A.; Gambón, F. and González-Fernández, África. “A new potential therapeutic agent against B cell Malignancies”. Clinical and Investigative Medicine 27: 203D (2004) [Publicado como International Proceedings. Immunology 2004] [ISBN 88-7587-069-1]

  • Lindroth, K, Fernández Mastache, E., Roos, I, González Fernández, África and Fernández, C. “Understanding thymus independent antigen induced reduction of thymus dependent immune responses”. Immunology 112: 413-419 (2004)

  • Faro, J.; Velasco, S.; González-Fernández, África and Bandeira, A. “The impact of thymmic antigen diversity on the size of the selected T-cell repertoire”. J. Immunology 172 : 2247-2255 (2004)

  • Valladares, M., Sanjuán, I, Magadán, S, Molina, A., Gambón, F. and González Fernández, África. “H24: a human monoclonal antibody obtained from mice carrying human Ig genes, recognizes human myeloid leukemia and anti.CD5 negative Non-Hodgkin´s lymphomas". Inmunología 23: 7-15 (2004)

  • González Fernández, África. “César Milstein and Spanish science: a close relationship”. Inmunología 22; 3 294-298 (2)

 

2003


  • Molina, Ana; Valladares, M. Sancho, D.; Viedma, F.; Magadán, S.; Sanjuan, I.; Gambón, F.; Sánchez-Madrid, F.; Gónzalez-Fernández, África. “The use of transgenic mice for the production of a human Monoclonal antibody specific for human CD69 antigen”. J. Immunol Methods 2823/1-2: 147-158. (2003)

  • Lorenzo Abalde, S; Fuentes, J.; González-Fernández, África. “Generation of specific mouse monoclonal antibodies to Mytilus galloprovincialis larvae”. Aquaculture 219: 545-559 (2003).

 

2002


  • López Botet Arbona, M., González-Fernández, África., Peña Martínez, J. y Regueiro, J.R. "La inmunología en la Universidad Española". Panorama. Inmunología 21: 3 178-185 (2002)

  • Sánchez, M. Prado Aragón, J. And González-Fernández, África. “Accumulation of memory cells in Peyer´s patches of aging mice”. Immunology Letters 1; 83 (1): 39-45 (2002)

  • Magadán, S.; Valladares, M., Suarez, E., Sanjuan, I., Molina, A., Ayling C., Davies, S., Zou, X., Williams, G.T., Neuberger, M.S., Bruggeman, M, Gambón, F., Díaz Espada, F., and González-Fernández, África. “Production of ag specific human monoclonal antibodies from translocus mice: comparison of mice carrying IgH/Igk or IgH/Igk/Igl transloci” Biotechniques, 33 (3) : 680-690 (2002).

 

2001


  • Vidal-Rubio, B.; Sánchez-Carril, M;, Oliver-Morales, J; González-Fernández, África, y Gambón Deza, Francisco. “Changes in human lymphocyte subpopulations in tonsils and regional lymph nodes of human head and neck squamous carcinoma compared to control lymph nodes". BMC Immunology (2001)

  • Sánchez, Marta, Lindroth, K, Sverremark, E., González-Fernández, África and Fernández, Carmen. “The response in old mice. Positive and negative immune memory after priming in early age”. International Immunology 13 : 1213-1221 (2001)

2000


  • Montes Santiago, Julio y González Fernández, Africa. "Mejorando la supervivencia en el trasplante de órgano sólido”. Inmunología, 19: 139-147 (2000)

1999


  • González-Fernández, África. “Review: Somatic hypermutation: Methods of analysis, Characteristics and Models”. Revista da Sociedade Portuguesa de Inmunología 2-3 : 7-23 (1999).

1998

  • González- Fernández, África, & Milstein, Cesar. “Low antigen dose favours selection of somatic mutants with hallmarks of antibody affinity maturation”. Immunology 93: 149-153 (1998).

1995

  • González-Fernández, A., Gupta, S.K.; Pannell, R; Neuberger, M.S.; Milstein, C. “Somatic Hypermutation of Immunoglobulin Light-Chain Genes” Journal of Cellular Biochemistry 21: 129-129 Suppl. 21B (1995).

  • Yélamos, José; Klix, Norman, Goyenechea, Beatriz.,Lozano, Francisco., Chui, Yui .Loon., González-Fernández, África, Pannell, Richard, Neuberger Michael S. & Milstein, César. "Targeting of non-Ig sequences in place of the V segment by somatic hypermutation". Nature, 376 : 225- 229 (1995).

1994

  • A. González-Fernández, S.K. Gupta, R. Pannell, M.S. Neuberger, C. Milstein "Somatic mutation of immunoglobulin lambda chains: a segment of the major intron hypermutates as much as the Complementary Determining Regions". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 1994 Dec 20; 91 (26) 12614- 12618. More Information.

  • González-Fernández África, Gilmore, David & Milstein, C. "Age-related decrease in the proportion of germinal center B cells from mouse Peyer's patches is acompanied by an accumulation of somatic mutations in their immunoglobulin genes". Eur. J. Immunol. 24 : 2918- 2921 (1994).

  • Rada C, González-Fernández África, Jarvis, John, J. & Milstein, C. "The 5' boundary of somatic hypermutation in a Vk gene is in the leader intron". Eur. J. Immunol. 24 : 1453- 1457 (1994).

  • Betz A. G., Milstein César, González-Fernández África & Neuberger M. "Elements regulating somatic hypermutation of an immunoglobulin k gene: critical role for the intron enhancer/matrix attachment region". Cell 77: 239- 248 (1994).

1993

  • González-Fernández, África & Milstein, César. “Análisis of somatic hypermutation in mouse Peyer´s patches using immunoglobulin k light Caín transgenes”. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 90: 9862- 9866 (1993).

  • Alvarez-Vallina, Luis, González-Fernández, África, Gambón, Francisco; Kreisler, Miguel & Díaz Espada, Fernando."Delimitation of the proliferative stages in the human thymus indicates that cell expansion occurs before the expression of CD3 (Tcell receptor)". J. Immunol 150: 8- 16 (1993).

1992

  • Milstein, César; Even, J; Jarvis, J.M., González- Fernández, África & Gherardi, Ermanno. "Non random features of the repertoire expressed by the members of one Vk gene family and of the V-J recombination". Eur. J. Immunol 22 : 1627-1634 (1992).

  • Nieto, M. Angela, González-Fernández, África; Gambón Deza, Francisco, Díaz Espada, Fernando & López Rivas, Abelardo."Apoptosis in human thymocytes after treatment with glucocorticoids". Clin. Exp. Immuno. 88 : 341-344 (1992).

  • Fernández, M. Angeles, Pimentel-Muiños, Felipe, X., González-Fernández, África, Gambón, Francisco, Alvarez Vallina, Luis & Fresno, Manuel. "Differential effect of tumor necrosis factor on human thymocyte subpopulations". Immunology 76 : 439-445 (1992).

1991

  • González-Fernández, África, Díaz Espada, Fernando; Kreisler, Miguel & Gambón Deza, Francisco. "Proliferative responses induced by the activation of protein kinase C during the development of human T lymphocytes". Eur. J. Immunol. 21:115- 121 (1991).

1990

  • Nieto, M. Angela, González, África; López Rivas, Abelardo; Díaz Espada, Fernando & Gambón Deza, Francisco. "IL-2 protects against anti-CD3 induced cell death in human medullary thymocytes ". J. Immunol 145: 1364-1368 (1990).