Carlos Alcaide Corral

Senior Preclinical PET Research Associate

  • Centre for Cardiovascular Science

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Chancellor's Building, 49 Little France Cres

Post code
EH16 4SB


  • From 9am to 4pm


I have a BSc(Hons) in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology and a Master’s degree in Endocrinology carried out in The Department of Cardiovascular Science at the University Clinical Hospital of Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Upon completion of this University training, I was awarded with a 4-year research grant to carry out various research projects at the faculty of pharmacy. I am a licensed RSci technician (Institute of Biomedical Science) currently working as a Senior Preclinical PET Research Associate at the University of Edinburgh and I am responsible for conducting microPET/CT studies, including acquisition, reconstruction, transfer and storage of microPET/CT data. 


  • Registered Technician (SciTech) - Institute of Biomedical Science - 2020
  • MSc Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. – University of Santiago – 2003

Dissertation: “Doxazosin induces apoptosis in cardiomyocytes cultured in vitro by a mechanism that is independent of alpha1-adrenergic blockage”.

  • MSc in Teacher Training (CAP) – University of Santiago – 2002
  • B.Sc. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology – University of Santiago – 2000

Responsibilities & affiliations

  • Institute of Biomedical Science
  • Edinburgh Preclinical Imaging
  • CINEMA             


  • "Network Analysis of Phospho1-/- Mouse Model with Total-Body PET". Abigail F. Hellman, Paul S. Clegg, Karla J. Suchacki, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Colin Farquharson, Adriana A. S. Tavares. TBPET 2024. Groningen

  • "Quantifying cardiac collagen synthesis across the life-span with Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging". Kalyani Pandya, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Victoria J. M. Reid, Timaeus E. F. Morgan, Leanne M. Riley, Islay Cranston, Andrew Sutherland, Gillian A. Gray, Mark G. MacAskill, Adriana A. S. Tavares. EMIM 2024, Porto.

  • “Multi-centre image analysis of tumour-bearing mouse FDG-PET/(CT) data”. Claudia Kuntner-Hannes, Carlos Alcaide, Jens Bankstahl, Herve Boutin, David Brasse, Filipe Elvas, Duncan Forster, Lena Ivancic, Adriana Tavares, Thomas Wanek, Julia Mannheim. COMULIS conference 2022.
  • “The use of immunofluorescence and in situ hybridisation for the characterisation of sphingosine-1-receptor-5 (S1P5) in naïve rat brain tissue”. Robert C. Shaw, Timaeus E. F. Morgan, Carlos Alcaide-Corral, Sally L. Pimlott, Christophe Lucatelli, Andrew Sutherland, Adriana Alexandre S. Tavares. SINAPSE 2022.
  • “Non-invasive, in vivo imaging of active collagen biosynthesis and left ventricular remodelling following myocardial infarction”. Victoria J. M. Reid, Kalyani Pandya, Alice Arcidiacono, Mark G. MacAskill, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Tim E.F. Morgan,Viktoria Balogh, Takeshi Fujisawa, Nick Mills, Adrian Thomson, Ross Lennen, Maurits Jansen, Ferheen Baig, Gillian A. Gray, Andrew Baker, David Newby, Manuel Mayr, Andrew Sutherland, Adriana A.S. Tavares. CVS Symposium 2022.
  • “Assessment of cis-4-[18F]-fluoro-L-proline and trans-4-[18F]-fluoro-L-proline PET radiotracer kinetics and in vivo metabolism in naïve rats”. Viktoria Balogh, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Timaeus E.F. Morgan, Leanne M. Riley, Victoria Reid, Mark G. MacAskill, Patrick W. F. Hadoke, Gillian A. Gray, Andrew Sutherland, Adriana A.S. Tavares. EMIM 2022.
  • “Longitudinal TSPO PET imaging with [18F] LW223 in a rat myocardial infarction model”. M.G. MacAskill1,2, V. Reid, C.J. Alcaide-Corral, T.E.F. Morgan, A. Knyzeliene, C. Wimberly, L. Williams, N.L. Sloan, M.R. Dweck, G.A. Gray, D.E. Newby, C. Lucatelli, S.L. Pimlott, A. Sutherland, A.A.S. Tavares. PET is Wonderful 2021.
  • “Sex differences in the murine brain identified using [18F]LW223 PET, a marker of TSPO expression in vivo” Agne Knyzeliene, Mark G. MacAskill, Catriona Wimberley, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Timaeus E. F. Morgan, Nikki Sloan, Christophe Lucatelli, Sally L. Pimlott, Andrew Sutherland, Adriana A. S. Tavares. SINAPSE 2021.
  • “Statistical parametric mapping of TSPO PET in the murine brain: showing sex differences”. Catriona Wimberley, Agne Knyzeliene , Mark G. MacAskill, Carlos J. Alcaide Corral, Tim Morgan, Nikki Sloan, Christophe Lucatelli, Sally Pimlott, Andrew Sutherland, Adriana A. S. Tavares. SNMMI 2021.
  • “Total-body PET imaging identifies bone mineralisation and energy metabolism networks in mice” Samah Nimale, Karla J. Suchacki, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Mark Macaskill, Colin Farquharson, Roland H. Stimson, Tom Freeman, Adriana A. S. Tavares. PET is wonderful 2020.
  • “[18F] LW223, a TSPO PET radiotracer with binding to human tissue independent of the rs6971 genetic polymorphism, has low non-specific binding in vivo”. Agne Stadulyte, Mark G. MacAskill, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Timaeus E.F. Morgan, Nikki Sloan, Christophe Lucatelli, Sally Pimlott, Andrew Sutherland, Adriana A. S. Tavares. WMIC Virtual 2020.
  • “The sexual dimorphic effects of calorie restriction in mice and humans - PET/CT imaging to identify systemic and tissue-specific differences”. Karla J. Suchacki & Ben J. Thomas, Adriana A.S. Tavares, Richard J. Sulston, Andrea Lovdel, Domenico Mattiucci, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Nicholas M. Morton, Roland H. Stimson and William P. Cawthorn. Bone Marrow Adipose conference 2019.
  • “Computed Tomography (CT) Imaging of Coordination Cages, Potentially Biocompatible CT Contrast Agents”. Carlos José Alcaide-Corral, Aaron Scott, Paul Lusby, Adriana Alexandre S. Tavares. SINAPSE 2019.
  • “Cellular expression of the 18kDa translocator protein (TSPO) in relation to novel PET TSPO radiotracer, 18F -LW223, binding in mouse brain”. Agne Stadulyte, Carlos Alcaide-Corral, Tashfeen Walton, Tim Morgan, Nikki Sloan, Katie Askew, Barry McColl, Karen Horsburgh, Christophe Lucatelli, Andrew Sutherland, Adriana A. S. Tavares. SINAPSE 2019.
  • “Mining big dynamic total-body Positron Emission Tomography (PET) datasets with network analysis”. Carlos J. Alcaide Corral, Tahsfeen Walton, Christophe Lucatelli, Tom Freeman, Adriana A. dos Santos Tavares. EMIM 2019.
  • “Development of a novel preclinical model of atherosclerotic plaque microcalcification”. Mark G. MacAskill, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Wendy McDougald, Tashfeen Walton, Christophe Lucatelli, David E. Newby, Adriana A.S. Tavares, Patrick W.F. Hadoke, Junxi Wu. SCF 2019.
  • “Multi-centre standardization of preclinical PET/CT imaging: a necessary step towards achieving translational imaging datasets”. McDougald, W, Vanhove, C, Neyt, S, Lewellen, B, Lehnert, A, Wright, J, Mingarelli, M, Corral Alcaide, C, Schneider, JE, Plein, S, Welch, A, Miyaoka, R, Vandenberghe, S, Tavares, AAS. World Molecular Imaging Congress. Seattle, Washington, September 12 - 15, 2018.
  • “Tracking late outgrowth endothelial cells in an acute arterial injury model”. BCS Annual Conference, ‘Cardiology at the Extremes’, 5–7 June 2017, Manchester Central, UKBMJ journals. June 2017. Vol. 103, Issue Suppl 5. Takeshi Fujisawa, Andrew Mitchell, Claire Medine, Carlos Alcaide Corral, Adriana Tavares, Nicholas L Mills, Patrick WF Hadoke.
  • “Visualization of human thrombus formation in a translational model of coronary Deep artery injury” Andrews J, Wilson SJ, Lucatelli, Walton T, Wilson I, Portal C, MacNaught G, Alcaide Corral C, Tavares A, Dweck MR, Newby DE. American College of Cardiology. Orlando 2018.
  • “Tracking late outgrowth endothelial cells in an acute arterial injury model” British Cardiovascular Society 2017.
  • “Ex vivo 18F -sodium fluoride micro-PET-CT in sudden cardiac death”. Alastair J. Moss, Philip D. Adamson, Carlos A. Corral, Adriana Tavares, Ralph Bouhaidar, Marc R. Dweck and David E. Newby. British Nuclear Cardiology Society (BNCS) annual general meeting London, United Kingdom 28th April 2017.
  • “Ex-vivo 18F -Sodium fluoride micro-PET-CT in sudden cardiac death”. Alastair J Moss, Philip D Adamson, Carlos A Corral, Adriana Tavares, Marc R Dweck, David E Newby. European Atherosclerosis Society 2017.
  • “Revealing the metabolic functions of bone marrow adipose tissue by [18F]-FDG PET/CT imaging”. Suchacki KJ, Tavares A, Alcaide C, Stimson R, Morton NM, Cawthorn WC.
  • “Revealing the metabolic functions of bone marrow adipose tissue by [18F]-FDG PET/CT imaging”. Karla Suchacki1, Adriana Tavares, Matthew Sinton, Carlos Alcaide, Roland Stimson, Nik Morton, William Cawthorn. BMA 2017
  • “Effect of the radiotracer administration route on 18F-NaF Positron Emission Tomography (PET) kinetic modelling constants and outcome measures in naïve mice”. Carlos José Alcaide-Corral, Tashfeen Walton, Christophe Lucatelli, Adriana Alexandre S. Tavares. SINAPSE 2017. Glasgow
  • “An Automated Synthesis of [11C]-Palmitate using [11C]-CO2 on a GE TRACERlab FXC-Pro”. Tashfeen Walton, Christophe Lucatelli, Carlos José Alcaide-Corral, Adriana Alexandre S. Tavares. SINAPSE 2017. Glasgow
  • “Effect of the radiotracer administration route on 18F-NaF Positron Emission Tomography (PET) kinetic modelling constants and outcome measures in naïve mice”.  Zaniah N. Gonzalez-Galofre, Carlos J. Alcaide-Corral, Adriana A.S. Tavares. CVS 2017. Edinburgh.
  • “Cis and Trans Resveratrol Enhance cGMP Biosynthesis in Smooth Muscle Cells Isolated from Rat Thoracic Aorta”. M. Yanez, C. Alcaide, A.G. Garcia, F. Orallo. XXX Congress of the Spanish Society of Pharmacology. Bilbao (Spain) 2008.
  • “Study of the Vasorelaxant Effects of Cis-Resveratrol, a Phenolic Component of Wines, in Rat Aorta”. Fraiz N, Alcaide C, Alvarez E, Cano E, Orallo e. Methods and Findings in Experimental Clinical Pharmacology.  Salamanca (Spain) 2005.
  • "Growth hormone prevents apoptosis in cardiomyocytes cultured in vitro through a calcineurin-dependent mechanism". Jose Ramon Gonzalez-Juanatey, Maria Jesus Iglesias Mareque, Carlos Alcaide Corral, Roberto Pineiro Cid, Francisca Lago Paz. 6th European Congress of Endocrinology. Lyon 2003.
  • ” Doxazosin induces Apoptosis in HL-1 cardiomyocites”. Jose Ramon Gonzalez-Juanatey, Maria Jesus Iglesias Mareque, Carlos Alcaide Corral, Roberto Pineiro Cid, Francisca Lago Paz. ESC Congress. 2002 Berlin (Germany) 2002.
  • “Doxazosin induces apoptosis in cardiomyocytes through a mechanism independent of alpha blockage”. Jose Ramon Gonzalez-Juanatey, Maria Jesus Iglesias Mareque, Carlos Alcaide Corral, Roberto Pineiro Cid, Francisca Lago Paz. XXXVIII Nacional Congress of the SEC. Madrid 2022
  • “Growth hormone prevents Apoptosis in cardiomyocites cultured in vitro and regulates Cell Cycle”. Jose Ramon Gonzalez-Juanatey, Maria Jesus Iglesias Mareque, Carlos Alcaide Corral, Roberto Pineiro Cid, Francisca Lago Paz. XXXVII National Congress of Spanish Cardiovascular Society.  Barcelona 2001.

Papers delivered


  • "Translational Molecular imaging: Thrombosis Imaging with Positron Emission Tomography."Balmforth C, Whittington B, Tzolos E, Bing R, Williams MC, Clark L, Corral CA, Tavares A, Dweck MR, Newby DE.  J Nucl Cardiol. 2024 Mar 16:101848. doi: 10.1016/j.nuclcard.2024.101848. Online ahead of print. PMID: 38499227.
  • “[18F]LW223 has low non-displaceable binding in murine brain, enabling high sensitivity TSPO PET imaging”. Knyzeliene A, MacAskill MG, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Morgan TE, Henry MC, Lucatelli C, Pimlott SL, Sutherland A, Tavares AA. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2024 Mar;44(3):397-406. doi: 10.1177/0271678X231205661. Epub 2023 Oct 5. PMID: 37795635 Free PMC article.
  • “Sexually dimorphic murine brain uptake of the 18 kDa translocator protein PET radiotracer [18F]LW223”. Knyzeliene A, Wimberley C, MacAskill MG, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Morgan TEF, Henry MC, Lucatelli C, Pimlott SL, Sutherland A, Tavares AAS. Brain Commun. 2024 Jan 16;6(1):fcae008. doi: 10.1093/braincomms/fcae008. eCollection 2024. PMID: 38304004.
  • “In vivo18F-DOPA PET imaging identifies a dopaminergic deficit in a rat model with a G51D α-synuclein mutation”. Morley V, Dolt KS, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Walton T, Lucatelli C, Mashimo T, Tavares AAS, Kunath T. Front Neurosci. 2023 May 24;17:1095761. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2023.1095761. eCollection 2023.
  • “The effects of caloric restriction on adipose tissue and metabolic health are sex- and age-dependent”. Suchacki KJ, Thomas BJ, Ikushima YM, Chen KC, Fyfe C, Tavares AAS, Sulston RJ, Lovdel A, Woodward HJ, Han X, Mattiucci D, Brain EJ, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Kobayashi H, Gray GA, Whitfield PD, Stimson RH, Morton NM, Johnstone AM, Cawthorn WP. Elife. 2023 Apr 25;12:e88080. doi: 10.7554/eLife.88080. PMID: 37096321 Free PMC article.
  • 18F-GP1 Positron Emission Tomography and Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve Thrombus”. Bing R, Deutsch MA, Sellers SL, Corral CA, Andrews JPM, van Beek EJR, Bleiziffer S, Burchert W, Clark T, Dey D, Friedrichs K, Gummert JF, Koglin N, Leipsic JA, Lindner O, MacAskill MG, Milting H, Pessotto R, Preuss R, Raftis JB, Rudolph TK, Rudolph V, Slomka P, Stephens AW, Tavares A, Tzolos E, Weir N, White AC, Williams MC, Zabel R, Dweck MR, Hugenberg V, Newby DE. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2022 Jun; 15(6):1107-1120. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2021.11.015. Epub 2022 Jan 12.
  • “Bimetallic gold-platinum nanoparticles as a drug delivery system coated with a new drug to target glioblastoma”. Stavropoulou AP, Theodosiou M, Sakellis E, Boukos N, Papanastasiou G, Wang C, Tavares A, Corral CA, Gournis D, Chalmpes N, Gobbo OL, Efthimiadou EK. Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2022 Jun; 214:112463. doi: 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2022.112463. Epub 2022 Mar 16.
  • 18F-NaF PET/MRI for Detection of Carotid Atheroma in Acute Neurovascular Syndrome”. Kaczynski J, Sellers S, Seidman MA, Syed M, Dennis M, Mcnaught G, Jansen M, Semple SI, Alcaide-Corral C, Tavares AAS, MacGillivray T, Debono S, Forsythe R, Tambyraja A, Slomka PJ, Leipsic J, Dweck MR, Whiteley W, Wardlaw J, van Beek EJR, Newby DE, Williams MC. Radiology. 2022 Jun 7:212283. doi: 10.1148/radiol.212283.
  • “Modelling [18F] LW223 PET data using simplified imaging protocols for quantification of TSPO expression in the rat heart and brain”. MacAskill MG, Wimberley C, Morgan TEF, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Newby DE, Lucatelli C, Sutherland A, Pimlott SL, Tavares AAS. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2021 Dec; 49(1):137-145. doi: 10.1007/s00259-021-05482-1. Epub 2021 Aug 2.
  • “A Systems-Level Analysis of Total-Body PET Data Reveals Complex Skeletal Metabolism Networks in vivo”. Karla J Suchacki, Carlos J Alcaide-Corral, Samah Nimale , Mark G Macaskill, Roland H Stimson, Colin Farquharson, Tom C Freeman, Adriana A S Tavares. Front Med (Lausanne) 2021 Sep 20; 8:740615. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2021.740615. eCollection 2021.
  • “Quantification of Macrophage-Driven Inflammation During Myocardial Infarction with 18F-LW223, a Novel TSPO Radiotracer with Binding Independent of the rs6971 Human Polymorphism”. MacAskill MG, Stadulyte A, Williams L, Morgan TEF, Sloan NL, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Walton T, Wimberley C, McKenzie CA, Spath N, Mungall W, BouHaidar R, Dweck MR, Gray GA, Newby DE, Lucatelli C, Sutherland A, Pimlott SL, Tavares AAS. J Nucl Med. 2021 Apr; 62(4):536-544. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.120.243600. Epub 2020 Aug 28.
  • “Effects of administration route on uptake kinetics of 18F-sodium fluoride positron emission tomography in mice”. Gonzalez-Galofre ZN, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Tavares AAS. Sci Rep. 2021 Mar 9; 11(1):5512. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-85073-0.
  • “Characterisation of an atherosclerotic micro-calcification model using ApoE -/- mice and PET/CT”. Mark G MacAskill, Wendy McDougald, Carlos Alcaide-Corral, David E Newby, Adriana A S Tavares, Patrick W F Hadoke, Junxi Wu. Int J Cardiol Heart Vasc 2020 Nov 15; 31:100672. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcha.2020.100672. eCollection 2020 Dec.
  • “Ex vivo 18F-fluoride uptake and hydroxyapatite deposition in human coronary atherosclerosis”. Moss AJ, Sim AM, Adamson PD, Seidman MA, Andrews JPM, Doris MK, Shah ASV, BouHaidar R, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Williams MC, Leipsic JA, Dweck MR, MacRae VE, Newby DE, Tavares AAS, Sellers SL. Sci Rep. 2020 Nov 19;10(1):20172. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-77391-6.
  • “Tri-modal imaging of gold-dotted magnetic nanoparticles for magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography and intravascular ultrasound: an in vitro study”. Kuhn J, Papanastasiou G, Tai CW, Moran CM, Jansen MA, Tavares AA, Lennen RJ, Corral CA, Wang C, Thomson AJ, Berry CC, Yiu HH. Nanomedicine (Lond). 2020 Oct; 15(25):2433-2445. doi: 10.2217/nnm-2020-0236. Epub 2020 Sep 11.
  • “Preclinical dosimetry models and the prediction of clinical doses of novel positron emission tomography radiotracers”. Garrow AA, Andrews JPM, Gonzalez ZN, Corral CA, Portal C, Morgan TEF, Walton T, Wilson I, Newby DE, Lucatelli C, Tavares AAS. Sci Rep. 2020 Sep 29; 10(1):15985. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-72830-w.
  • “Bone marrow adipose tissue is a unique adipose subtype with distinct roles in glucose homeostasis”. Suchacki KJ, Tavares AAS, Mattiucci D, Scheller EL, Papanastasiou G, Gray C, Sinton MC, Ramage LE, McDougald WA, Lovdel A, Sulston RJ, Thomas BJ, Nicholson BM, Drake AJ, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Said D, Poloni A, Cinti S, Macpherson GJ, Dweck MR, Andrews JPM, Williams MC, Wallace RJ, van Beek EJR, MacDougald OA, Morton NM, Stimson RH, Cawthorn WP. Nat Commun. 2020 Jun 18; 11(1):3097. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-16878.
  • “Standardization of Preclinical PET/CT Imaging to Improve Quantitative Accuracy, Precision, and Reproducibility: A Multicenter Study”. McDougald W, Vanhove C, Lehnert A, Lewellen B, Wright J, Mingarelli M, Corral CA, Schneider JE, Plein S, Newby DE, Welch A, Miyaoka R, Vandenberghe S, Tavares AAS. J Nucl Med. 2020 Mar; 61(3):461-468. doi: 10.2967/jnumed.119.231308. Epub 2019 Sep 27.
  • 18F-Fluoride Signal Amplification Identifies Microcalcifications Associated With Atherosclerotic Plaque Instability in Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography Images”. Creager MD, Hohl T, Hutcheson JD, Moss AJ, Schlotter F, Blaser MC, Park MA, Lee LH, Singh SA, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Tavares AAS, Newby DE, Kijewski MF, Aikawa M, Di Carli M, Dweck MR, Aikawa E. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Jan; 12(1): e007835. doi: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.118.007835. PMID: 30642216 Free PMC article.
  • “Inhibition of vascular calcification by inositol phosphates derivatized with ethylene glycol oligomers”. Schantl AE, Verhulst A, Neven E, Behets GJ, D'Haese PC, Maillard M, Mordasini D, Phan O, Burnier M, Spaggiari D, Decosterd LA, MacAskill MG, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Tavares AAS, Newby DE, Beindl VC, Maj R, Labarre A, Hegde C, Castagner B, Ivarsson ME, Leroux JC. Nat Commun. 2020 Feb 5; 11(1):721. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-14091-4.
  • “Manganese-enhanced T1 mapping to quantify myocardial viability: validation with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography”. Spath N, Tavares A, Gray GA, Baker AH, Lennen RJ, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Dweck MR, Newby DE, Yang PC, Jansen MA, Semple SI. Sci Rep. 2020 Feb 6; 10(1):2018. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-58716-x.
  • “Non-invasive in vivo imaging of acute thrombosis: development of a novel factor XIIIa radiotracer”. Andrews JPM, Portal C, Walton T, Macaskill MG, Hadoke PWF, Alcaide Corral C, Lucatelli C, Wilson S, Wilson I, MacNaught G, Dweck MR, Newby DE, Tavares AAS. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 Jun 1; 21(6):673-682. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jez207.
  • “Kinetic modelling and quantification bias in small animal PET studies with [18F] AB5186, a novel 18 kDa translocator protein radiotracer”. MacAskill MG, Walton T, Williams L, Morgan TEF, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Dweck MR, Gray GA, Newby DE, Lucatelli C, Sutherland A, Pimlott SL, Tavares AAS. PLoS One. 2019 May 31; 14(5): e0217515. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0217515. eCollection 2019.
  • “Analysis of PK11195 concentrations in rodent whole blood and tissue samples by rapid and reproducible chromatographic method to support target-occupancy PET studies”. Stadulytė A, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Walton T, Lucatelli C, Tavares AAS. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2019 Jun 15; 1118-1119:33-39. doi: 10.1016/j.jchromb.2019.04.026. Epub 2019 Apr 12.
  • “Ablation of glucocorticoid receptor in the hindbrain of the mouse provides a novel model to investigate stress disorders”. Gannon AL, O'Hara L, Mason JI, Rebourcet D, Smith S, Tavares A, Alcaide-Corral CJ, Frederiksen H, Jørgensen A, Milne L, Mitchell RT, Smith LB. Sci Rep. 2019 Mar 1;9(1):3250. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-39867-y.
  • “Detection and Prediction of Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve Degeneration”. Cartlidge TRG, Doris MK, Sellers SL, Pawade TA, White AC, Pessotto R, Kwiecinski J, Fletcher A, Alcaide C, Lucatelli C, Densem C, Rudd JHF, van Beek EJR, Tavares A, Virmani R, Berman D, Leipsic JA, Newby DE, Dweck MR. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Mar 19; 73(10):1107-1119. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2018.12.056.
  • “The inhalation effects of by-products from chlorination of heated indoor swimming pools on spinal development in pup mice”. McMaster ME, Ashley-Sing C, Dos Santos Tavares AA, Corral CA, McGill K, McNeil D, Jansen MA, Simpson AHRW. Environ Res. 2018 Oct; 166:668-676. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.06.049. Epub 2018 Jul 13.
  • “Quantitative Structure Vasodilatory Activity Relationship - Synthesis and "In Silico" and "In Vitro”. Vilar, S; Quezada, E; Alcaide, C; Orallo, F; Santana, L; Uriarte, E. Evaluation of Resveratrol-Coumarin Hybrids”. QSAR and Combinatorial Science, Vol. 26, Issue: 3, March 2007. pp. 317 – 332
  • “Design, Synthesis, and Vasorelaxant and Platelet Antiaggregatory Activities of Coumarin - Resveratrol Hybrids”. S. Vilar, E. Quezada, L. Santana, E. Uriarte, M. Yanez, N. Fraiz, C. Alcaide, E. Cano, F. Orallo. ChemInform Volume 37, Issue 16.28 Mar 2006.
  • “Hydralazine decreases sodium nitroprusside-induced rat aortic ring relaxation and increased cGMP production by rat aortic myocytes”. Vidrio H, Gonzalez-Romo P, Alvarez E, Alcaide C, Orallo F.  Life Sci. 2005 Oct 28; 77(24):3105-16.
  • “Comparative Study of the Cardiovascular and Antitrombotic Effects of the Cis and Trans Resveratrol Isomers”.  Fraiz N, Alcaide C, Álvarez E, Cano E, Orallo F. Methods Find Exp clin Pharmacol 2004; 26 (Suppl. A): 161-162.
  • “Doxazosin induces Apoptosis in Cardiomyocytes Cultured in vitro by a Mechanism that is Independent of an alpha-adrenergic Blockage”. J.R. González-Juanatey, M.J. Iglesias, C. Alcaide, R. Piñeiro, F. Lago. Circulation 2003; 107: 127-131.