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Microplastics analytics: why we should not underestimate the importance of blank controls.
Noonan MJ, Grechi N, Mills CL, Ferraz MAMM.
Microplast nanoplast. 2023;3(1):17. doi: 10.1186/s43591-023-00065-3.

Opportunities involving microfluidics and 3D culture systems to the in vitro embryo production
Ferraz MAMM, Ferronato GA.
Anim Reprod. 20(2):e20230058. DOI: 10.1590/1984-3143-AR2023-0058

Microplastics are present in women’s and cows’ follicular fluid and polystyrene microplastics compromise bovine oocyte function in vitro.
Grechi N, Franko R, Rajamaran R, Stöckl JB, Traphoff T, Dieterle SJ, Frölich T, Noonan MJ, Ferraz MAMM.
eLife 2023,12:RP86791. DOI: 10.7554/eLife.86791.13

The need for ecologically realistic studies on the health effects of terrestrial microplastics.
Mills CL, Savanagouder J, Ferraz MAMM, Noonan MJ
Microplast nanoplast 2023;3(1):11. doi: 10.1186/s43591-023-00059-1


Mining RNAseq data reveals dynamic metaboloepigenetic profiles in human, mouse and bovine pre-implantation embryos.
Milazzotto MP, Noonan MJ, Ferraz MAMM.
iScience 2022. DOI: 10.1016/j.isci.2022.103904



Cryopreservation of grey wolf (Canis lupus) testicular tissue.
Andrae CS, Oliveira ECS, Ferraz MAMM, Nagashima JB.
Cryobiology. 2021 Jan 20:S0011-2240(21)00010-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cryobiol.2021.01.010. PubMed

In vitro incubation and capacitation of red wolf (Canis rufus) sperm.
Nagashima JB, Ferraz MAMM, Songsasen N.
Reproduction and Fertility 2021. 01:01(83-92). DOI: 10.1530/RAF-20-0042

Exploiting Microfluidics for Extracellular Vesicle Isolation and Characterization: Potential Use for Standardized Embryo Quality Assessment.
Talebjedi B, Tasnim N, Hoorfar M, Mastromonaco GF, Ferraz MAMM.
Front Vet Sci. 2021 Jan 5;7:620809. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2020.620809. PubMed


Oviductal Extracellular Vesicles Improve Post-Thaw Sperm Function in Red Wolves and Cheetahs.
Ferraz MAMM, Nagashima JB, Noonan MJ, Crosier AE, Songsasen N.
Int J Mol Sci. 2020 May 25;21(10):3733. doi: 10.3390/ijms21103733. PubMed

Cat follicular extracellular vesicles contain proteins regulating cell signaling pathways that enhance meiotic resumption of cat vitrified oocytes.
Ferraz MAMM, Fujihara M, Nagashima JB, Noonan MJ, Inoue-Murayama M, Songsasen N.
Sci Rep. 2020 May 25;10(1):8619. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-65497-w. PubMed

A dog oviduct-on-a-chip model of serous tubal intraepithelial carcinoma.
Ferraz MAMM, Nagashima JB, Venzac B, Le Gac S, Songsasen N.
Sci Rep. 2020 Jan 31;10(1):1575. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-58507-4. PubMed

3D printed mold leachates in PDMS microfluidic devices.
Ferraz MAMM, Nagashima JB, Venzac B, Le Gac S, Songsasen N.
Sci Rep. 2020 Jan 22;10(1):994. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-57816-y. PubMed

Extracellular Vesicles and Assisted Reproductive Technology.
Nagashima JB, Ferraz MAMM, Songsasen N. 
Clinical Theriogenology. 10-April-2020.

Understanding and Assisting Reproduction in Wildlife Species Using Microfluidics.
Le Gac S, Ferraz MAMM, Venzac B, Comizzoli P.
Trends Biotechnol. 2020 Oct 7:S0167-7799(20)30234-1. doi: 10.1016/j.tibtech.2020.08.012. PubMed



Oviductal extracellular vesicles interact with the spermatozoon's head and mid-piece and improves its motility and fertilizing ability in the domestic cat.
Ferraz MAMM, Carothers A, Dahal R, Noonan MJ, Songsasen N.
Sci Rep. 2019 Jul 1;9(1):9484. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-45857-x. PubMed

Applications of dynamic microfluidic platforms in reproductive studies and fertility preservation.
Songsasen N, Ferraz MAMM, Nagashima JB (2019).
Emerging Technologies for Fertility, World Scientific Publishing Company.

An oviduct-on-a-chip provides an enhanced in vitro environment for zygote genome reprogramming.
Ferraz MAMM, Rho HS, Hemerich D, Henning HHW, van Tol HTA, Hölker M, Besenfelder U, Mokry M, Vos PLAM, Stout TAE, Le Gac S, Gadella BM.
Nat Commun. 2018 Nov 22;9(1):4934. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-07119-8. PubMed



Potential Health and Environmental Risks of Three-Dimensional Engineered Polymers.
Ferraz MAMM,  Henning HHW, Ferreira da Costa P, Malda J, Le Gac S, Bray F, van Duursen MBM, Brouwers JF, van de Lest CHA, Bertijn I, Kraneburg L, Vos PLAM, Stout TAE, Gadella BM.
Environ Sci Technol Lett. 2018 Feb 13;5(2):80-85. doi: 10.1021/acs.estlett.7b00495. PubMed


Improved bovine embryo production in an oviduct-on-a-chip system: prevention of poly-spermic fertilization and parthenogenic activation.
Ferraz MAMM, Henning HHW, Costa PF, Malda J, Melchels FP, Wubbolts R, Stout TAE, Vos PLAM, Gadella BM.
Lab Chip. 2017 Feb 28;17(5):905-916. doi: 10.1039/c6lc01566b. PubMed

Designing 3-Dimensional In Vitro Oviduct Culture Systems to Study Mammalian Fertilization and Embryo Production.
Ferraz MAMM, Henning HHW, Stout TAE, Vos PLAM, Gadella BM.
Ann Biomed Eng. 2017 Jul;45(7):1731-1744. doi: 10.1007/s10439-016-1760-x. PubMed



Spindle configuration and developmental competence of in vitro-matured bovine oocytes exposed to NaCl or sucrose prior to Cryotop vitrification.
Arcarons N, Morató R, Spricigo JF, Ferraz MAMM, Mogas T.
Reprod Fertil Dev. 2015 Apr 22. doi: 10.1071/RD14516. PubMed

A Review of New Technologies that may Become Useful for in vitro Production of Boar Sperm.
Gadella BM, Ferraz MAMM.
Reprod Domest Anim. 2015 Jul;50 Suppl 2:61-70. doi: 10.1111/rda.12571. PubMed



Evaluation of sperm subpopulation structure in relation to in vitro sperm-oocyte interaction of frozen-thawed semen from Holstein bulls.
Ferraz MAMM, Morató R, Yeste M, Arcarons N, Pena AI, Tamargo C, Hidalgo CO, Muiño R, Mogas T.
Theriogenology. 2014 May;81(8):1067-72. doi: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2014.01.033. PubMed

Gene expression profile of Protamines and Transition Nuclear Proteins in bovine testis.
Ferraz MAMM, Simoes R, Milazzotto MP, Visintin JA, Assumpção MEOA. (2014)
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 50(4); DOI: 10.11606/issn.2318-3659.v50i4p316-322