Joana Paredes
Name: Joana Paredes
Academic Degree: PhD

Joana Paredes
Joana Paredes
Member of
Coordinator of In vivo CAM Assays

Short CV


Supervisor of
Inês Morgado, Master Student (theoretical phase)
MSc student

PI (running)

PI (closed)
First Author
Epithelial E- and P-cadherins: Role and clinical significance in cancer. Biochimica et Biophysica acta-Reviews on Cancer 1826: 297-311, 2012. [Review] 
2. Paredes J, Correia AL, Ribeiro AS, Milanezi F, Cameselle-Teijeiro J, Schmitt FC
3. Paredes J, Correia AL, Ribeiro AS, Albergaria A, Milanezi F, Schmitt FC
P-cadherin expression in breast cancer: a review. Breast cancer research : BCR 9: 214, 2007. [Review] 
 doi: 10.1186/bcr1774 PMID: 18001487.
4. Paredes J, Lopes N, Milanezi F, Schmitt FC
P-cadherin and cytokeratin 5: useful adjunct markers to distinguish basal-like ductal carcinomas in situ. Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology 450: 73-80, 2007. [Article] 
5. Paredes J, Correia AL, Ribeiro AS, Schmitt F
Expression of p120-catenin isoforms correlates with genomic and transcriptional phenotype of breast cancer cell lines. Cellular oncology : the official journal of the International Society for Cellular Oncology 29: 467-76, 2007. [Article] 
 PMID: 18032823.
6. Paredes J, Albergaria A, Oliveira JT, Jerónimo C, Milanezi F, Schmitt FC
P-cadherin overexpression is an indicator of clinical outcome in invasive breast carcinomas and is associated with CDH3 promoter hypomethylation. Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research 11: 5869-77, 2005. [Article] 
7. Paredes J, Stove C, Stove V, Milanezi F, Van Marck V, Derycke L, Mareel M, Bracke M, Schmitt F
8. Paredes J, Milanezi F, Viegas L, Amendoeira I, Schmitt F
P-cadherin expression is associated with high-grade ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast. Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology 440: 16-21, 2002. [Article] 
 PMID: 11942571.
9. Paredes J, Milanezi F, Reis-Filho JS, Leitão D, Athanazio D, Schmitt F
Aberrant P-cadherin expression: is it associated with estrogen-independent growth in breast cancer? Pathology, research and practice 198: 795-801, 2002. [Article] 
 PMID: 12608656.
Senior Author
1. Dionísio MR, Vieira AF, Carvalho R, Conde I, Oliveira M, Gomes M, Pinto MT, Pereira P, Pimentel J, Souza C, Marques MMC, Duval da Silva V, Barroso A, Preto D, Cameselle-Teijeiro JF, Schmitt F, Ribeiro AS, Paredes J
2. Sousa B, Pereira J, Marques R, Grilo LF, Pereira SP, Sardão VA, Schmitt F, Oliveira PJ, Paredes J
The Crosstalk Between Cell Adhesion and Cancer Metabolism. International journal of molecular sciences 20: ., 2019. [Review] 
Heterogeneity and Plasticity of Breast Cancer Stem Cells. Advances in experimental medicine and biology 1139: 83-103, 2019. [Article; Book Chapter] 
5. Silva MR, Marques R, Sousa B, Sardao VA, Oliveira PJ, Paredes J
P-cadherin effect in mitochondrial dynamics and biogenesis of breast cancer cells European Journal of Clinical Investigation 49: 185-186, 2019. [Meeting Abstract] 
6. Ribeiro AS, Nobre AR, Mendes N, Almeida J, Vieira AF, Sousa B, Carvalho FA, Monteiro J, Polónia A, Fonseca M, Sanches JM, Santos NC, Seruca R, Paredes J
SRC inhibition prevents P-cadherin mediated signaling and function in basal-like breast cancer cells. Cell communication and signaling : CCS 16: 75, 2018. [Article] 
7. Polónia A, Pinto R, Cameselle-Teijeiro JF, Schmitt FC, Paredes J
8. Vieira AF, Dionísio MR, Gomes M, Cameselle-Teijeiro JF, Lacerda M, Amendoeira I, Schmitt F, Paredes J
P-cadherin: a useful biomarker for axillary-based breast cancer decisions in the clinical practice. Modern pathology : an official journal of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, Inc 30: 698-709, 2017. [Article] 
9. Ribeiro AS, Carvalho FA, Figueiredo J, Carvalho R, Mestre T, Monteiro J, Guedes AF, Fonseca M, Sanches J, Seruca R, Santos NC, Paredes J
 doi: 10.1039/c6nr04465d PMID: 27847941.
P-cadherin and the journey to cancer metastasis. Molecular cancer 14: 178, 2015. [Review] 
12. Vieira AF, Ribeiro AS, Dionísio MR, Sousa B, Nobre AR, Albergaria A, Santiago-Gómez A, Mendes N, Gerhard R, Schmitt F, Clarke RB, Paredes J
 PMID: 24553076.
13. Sousa B, Ribeiro AS, Nobre AR, Lopes N, Martins D, Pinheiro C, Vieira AF, Albergaria A, Gerhard R, Schmitt F, Baltazar F, Paredes J
14. Ribeiro AS, Sousa B, Carreto L, Mendes N, Nobre AR, Ricardo S, Albergaria A, Cameselle-Teijeiro JF, Gerhard R, Söderberg O, Seruca R, Santos MA, Schmitt F, Paredes J
 doi: 10.1002/path.4143 PMID: 23180380.
15. Vieira AF, Ricardo S, Ablett MP, Dionísio MR, Mendes N, Albergaria A, Farnie G, Gerhard R, Cameselle-Teijeiro JF, Seruca R, Schmitt F, Clarke RB, Paredes J
 doi: 10.1002/stem.1075 PMID: 22389315.
16. Schmitt F, Ricardo S, Vieira AF, Dionísio MR, Paredes J
Cancer stem cell markers in breast neoplasias: their relevance and distribution in distinct molecular subtypes. Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology 460: 545-53, 2012. [Review] 
17. Ricardo S, Gerhard R, Cameselle-Teijeiro JF, Schmitt F, Paredes J
Claudin expression in breast cancer: High or low, what to expect? Histology and histopathology 27: 1283-95, 2012. [Article] 
 PMID: 22936447.
18. Ricardo S, Vieira AF, Gerhard R, Leitão D, Pinto R, Cameselle-Teijeiro JF, Milanezi F, Schmitt F, Paredes J
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