– Godino, A.; De Luca, A.L.; Antunes-Rodrigues, J; Vivas, L. Oxytocinergic and serotonergic systems involvement in sodium intake regulation: satiety or hypertonicity markers? Am J. Physiol. Sep;293(3):R1027-36, 2007. Factor de Impacto: 3.661.

– Badaue-Passos, D. Jr.; Godino, A.; Johnson, A.K.; Vivas, L.; Antunes-Rodrigues, J. Dorsal raphe nuclei integrate allostatic information evoked by depletion-induced sodium ingestion. Experimental Neurology, 206:86-94, 2007. Factor de Impacto: 3.982

– Oliveira-Margatho, L., Giusti-Paiva, A., Menani, J.V., Kagohara Elias, L.L., Vivas, L., Antunes-Rodrigues, J. Serotonergic mechanisms of the lateral parabrachial nucleus in renal and hormonal responses to isotonic blood volume expansion. American Journal  of Physiology (Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology), 292: R1190-R1197, 2007. ISSN: 0363-6119. Factor de Impacto: 3.661

– Ruginsk, S.G.; Oliveira, F.T.; Margatho, O.L.; Vivas, L.; D; Lucila K Elias K, L.; Antunes-Rodrigues, J. Glucocorticoid modulation of neuronal activity and hormone secretion induced by blood volume expansion. Experimental Neurology, 206(2):192-200, 2007. Factor de Impacto: 3.982.

– Caeiro X. and Vivas, L. ß-Endorphin in the median preoptic nucleus modulate pressure responses after subcutaneous hypertonic sodium chloride. Experimental Neurology. 210:59-66, 2008. ISSN:0014-4886. Factor de Impacto: 3.974.

– Margatho-Oliveira, L.; Godino, A.;  Tenorio-Oliveira, F.R., Vivas, L.; Antunes-Rodrigues, Lateral parabrachial nucleus afferent areas and 5HT mechanisms activated by volume expansion. J. Neuroscience Research. 86(16):3613-21, 2008. ISSN: 0360-4012. Factor de Impacto: 3.086.

– Abate, P, Caeiro, X., Vivas, L., Molina, J.C. Influences of Beta-endorphins in Ethanol Consumption Patterns and Acquisition of a Conditioned Taste Aversion Mediated by the Drug. Revista Argentina de Ciencias delComportamiento Vol 1, No 1, 25-35, 2009.

– Godino, A. Margatho, L.O., Caeiro, XE., Antunes-Rodrigues, Vivas, L. Activation of lateral parabrachial afferent pathways and endocrine responses during sodium appetite regulation. Exp. Neurology, 221:275-284, 2010.Factor de Impacto: 3.914.

– Caeiro, X., Godino, A., Vivas, L. Beta-endorphinergic system involvement in the inhibitory action of clonidine on induced sodium appetite. Regulatory Peptides 167: 222-226, 2011. Factor de Impacto: 2.160.

– Dalmasso, C; Amigone, J.L.; Vivas, L. Serotonergic system involvement in the inhibitory action of estrogen on induced sodium appetite in female rats.  Physiol and Behav., 104:398-407, 2011. Factor de impacto: 3.295

– Caeiro X. E., Mir F.R., Vivas, L.M., Carrer, H. F. Cambiasso M.J. Sex chromosome complement contributes to sex differences in bradycardic baroreflex response. Hypertension,  2012. Factor Impacto: 6.6

– Macchione A.F., Caeiro X.E. Godino A, Amigone J.L., Antunes-Rodrigues J, L. Vivas. Availability of a rich source in sodium chloride during perinatal period modifies the fluid balance restoration pattern in adult offspring. Physiology and Behavior, 105:1035-1044, 2012.