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Curate, F., Navega, D., Cunha, E., & Coelho, J. D. O. (2022). DXAGE 2.0—adult age at death estimation using bone loss in the proximal femur and the second metacarpal. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 1-12. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00414-022-02840-y

Maranho, R., Ferreira, M.T., & Curate, F. (2022) Sexual Dimorphism of the Human Scapula: A Geometric Morphometrics Study in Two Portuguese Reference Skeletal Samples. Forensic Siences, 2(4), 780-794. https://doi.org/10.3390/forensicsci2040056

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Marques MPM, Batista de Carvalho L, Gonçalves D, Cunha E, Parker SF. 2021. The impact of moderate heating on human bones: an infrared and neutron spectroscopy study. Royal Society Open Science 8: 210774.

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Correia Dias H, Cordeiro C, Corte Real F, Cunha E, Manco L. 2020. Age Estimation Based on DNA Methylation Using Blood Samples From Deceased Individuals. J Forensic Sci. 2020 Mar;65(2):465-470. doi: 10.1111/1556-4029.14185.

Correia Dias H, Cunha E, Corte Real F, Manco L. 2020. Age prediction in living: Forensic epigenetic age estimation based on blood samples. Leg Med (Tokyo). 2020 Nov;47:101763. doi: 10.1016/j.legalmed.2020.101763

Cuzzullin, M.C. ; Curate,F.; Freire, A.R.; Costa,S.T.;  Prado,F.B.; Daruge Junior,E. Cunha; Rossi,A.C (2020): Validation of anthropological measures of the human femur for sex estimation in Brazilians, Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences, DOI: 10.1080/00450618.2020.1729411

Ferreira MT, Coelho C, Rufino AI, Navega D, Coelho JO, Almeida M, Wasterlain SN. 2020. Allongés à da poubelle: enterrement des esclaves au Valle da Gafaria, Lagos (Portugal, XV-XVII siècles). In Anstett E, Schmitt A (eds) Des Cadavres dans Nos Poubelles : restes humains et espaces détritiques de la Préhistoire à nos jours. Paris, Éditions Pétra: 159-171.

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Lemmers, S. A., Gonçalves, D., Cunha, E., Vassalo, A. R., & Appleby, J. (2020). Burned fleshed or dry? The potential of bioerosion to determine the pre-burning condition of human remains. Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory27(4), 972-991. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10816-020-09446-x

Lourenço,M. 2020. Can we still use cranial sutures to estimate age at death after 50? Brazilian Journal of Forensic Anthropology & Legal Medicine. Vol.1. 5-24.

Logrado,D.; Inacio,A.R.; Amorim,A.; Santos, C.; Cunha, E. 2020. Pesquisa de SARS-CoV-2 em Cadáveres: Experiência da Delegação do Sul do INMLCF. Cartas ao Editor, Acta Med Port 2020 Dec;33(12):855-859.

Marchesi de Almeida,S.; Carvalho,M.V.D.; Menezes,MCTL; Petraki,GGP: Cunha,E.; Soriano,E.P. 2020. Validation of the DSP2 Tool in a contemporary identified  skeleton Collection from Northeastern Brazil.  Advances in Anthropology, 2020,10,169-180. Doi: 10.4236/aa.2020.102010

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Navega, D.; Cunha, E. 2020. Extreme learning machine neural networks  for adult skeletal age at death estimation Obertova et al. (Ed.) Statistics and Probability in Forensic Anthropology.  : 209-226.

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Piga, G.; Cavalli, F.; Innocenti, D. Cunha, E.; Enzo, S.; Goçalves, D. 2020. DIFFERENCES BETWEEN ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND FORENSIC BURNED SAMPLES USING POWDER X-RAY DIFFRACTION (XRD) AND ATR-IR SPECTROMETRY. Imeko, TC-4 International Conference on Metrology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, Italy, Oct.22-24.

Pedrosa M, Curate F, Carvalho LB, Marques MP, Ferreira MT. 2020. Beyond Metrics and Morphology: the potential of FTIR-ATR and chemometrics to estimate age-at-death in human bone. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 134: 1905–1914. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32385593/

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Rodrigues H, Ramos R, Fagundes L, Galego O, Navega D, Coelho JDO, Alves FC, Cunha E. 2020. Mastoid, middle ear and inner ear analysis in CT scan – a possible contribution for the identification of remains.. Med Sci Law. 2020 Feb 12:25802419893424. doi: 10.1177/0025802419893424.

Souza Santos, A.; Fernandes, A.C.; Cunha, E.; Machado, M.P.S. 2020 Sex vs. gender: the relevance of semantics differentiation from the perspective of Forensic Anthropology. Vol.2: 85-98.ISSN Online 2675-6951

Wasterlain SN, Rufino AI, Carvalho LM, Ferreira MT. 2020. Enamel hypoplasia in African enslaved individuals from Valle da Gafaria, Lagos, Portugal (15th–17th centuries). International Journal of Osteoarchaeology, 30: 872–881. https://doi.org/10.1002/oa.2917

Wasterlain SN, Rufino A, Ferreira MT. 2020. Dental caries and intentional dental modification in a skeletal sample of enslaved Africans from Lagos, Portugal (15th-17th centuries). International Journal of Osteoarchaeology, 30: 109-113. (DOI: 10.1002/oa.2827)


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Piga, G; Gonçalves, D.; Thompson, T. J. U.; Brunetti, A.; Enzo, S.; Malgosa, A. 2016. The advantage of combining ATR-IR and XRD analyses of burned skeletal remains for the estimation of maximum temperature. International Journal of Spectroscopy. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/481014

Prado, A. P. S.; Garcia-Donas, J.G.; Langstaff, H.; Cunha, E.; Kyriakoy, P.; Kranioti, E. F. 2016. Os parietale partitum: exploring the prevalence of this trait in four contemporary populations. Homo – Journal of Comparative Human Behaviour, 67(4): 261-272. DOI: 10.1016/j.jchb.2016.04.001

Umbelino, C.; Curate, F.; Perinha, A.; Ferreira, T.; Cunha, E.; Bicho, N. 2016. Cortical bone loss in a sample of human skeletons from the Muge Shell Middens. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences. DOI:10.1007/s12520-016-0402-4

Vassalo, A.; Cunha, E.; Batista de Carvalho, L.A.; Gonçalves, D. 2016. Rather yield than break: assessing the influence of human bone collagen content on heat-induced warping through vibrational spectroscopy. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 130:1647-1656. DOI: 10.1007/s00414-016-1400-x


Carvalho, A.F.; Alves-Cardoso, F.; Gonçalves, D.; Granja, R.; Cardoso, J. L.; Dean, R. M.; Gibaja, J. F.; Masucci, M. A.; Arroyo-Pardo, E.; Domínguez, E. F.; Petchey, F.; Price, T. D. 2015. The Cave of Bom Santo (Lisbon, Portugal): Catchment, Diet, and Patterns of Mobility of a Middle Neolithic Population. European Journal of Archaeology, 187-214. DOI: 10.1179/1461957115Y.0000000014

Cunha, E.; Ferreira, M. T.; Codinha, S.; Carnim, G.; Marques, C.; Umbelino, C. 2015. Recovering memories of the Portuguese Colonial War through Forensic Anthropology. In: Groen, M.; Márquez-Grant, N.; Janaway, R. (eds.). Forensic Archaeology: a global perspective. John Wiley & Sons: 479-488.

Fernández, Á. P.; Alemán, I.; Botella, M. C.; Cunha, E. 2015. Perimortem fractures in the osteological collection of Aljubarrota (Portugal). Journal of Anthropological Archaeology, 40: 82–88. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaa.2015.06.003

Gama, I.; Navega, D.; Cunha, E. 2015. Sex estimation using the second cervical vertebra: a morphometric analysis in a documented Portuguese skeletal sample. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 129(2): 365–372. DOI: 10.1007/s00414-014-1083-0

Gonçalves, D.; Thompson, T. J. U.; Cunha, E. 2015. Sexual dimorphism of the lateral angle of the internal auditory canal and its potential for sex estimation of burned human skeletal remains. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 129(5): 1183-1186. DOI: 10.1007/s00414-015-1154-x

Gonçalves, D.; Thompson, T. J. U.; Campanacho, V.; Mataloto, R. 2015. The weight of the matter: examining the potential of skeletal weight for the bioarchaeological analysis of cremation at the Iron Age necropolis of Tera (Portugal). In Thompson T (ed.) The Archaeology of cremation: Burned human remains in funerary studies. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 63-96

Gonçalves, D.; Cunha, E.; Thompson, T. J. U. 2015. The estimation of the pre-burning condition of human remains in forensic contexts. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 129: 1137-1143. DOI: 10.1007/s00414-014-1027-8

Ibáñez, O.; Vicente, R.; Navega, D. ; Wilkinson, C.; Jayaprakash, P. T.; Huete, M. I.; Briers, T.; Hardiman, R.; Navarro, F.; Ruiz, E.; Cavalli, F.; Imaizumi, K.; Jankauskas, R.; Veselovskaya, E.; Abramov, A.; Lestón, P.; Molinero, F.; Cardoso, J.; Çağdır, A. S.; Humpire, D.; Nakanishi, Y.; Zeuner, A.; Ross, A. H.; Gaudio, D.; Damas, S. 2015. Study on the performance of different craniofacial superimposition approaches (I). Forensic Science International, 157: 496-503. DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2015.05.030

Navega, D.; Vicente, R.; Vieira, D. N.; Ross, A. H.; Cunha, E. 2015. Sex estimation from the tarsal bones in a Portuguese sample: a machine learning approach. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 129(3): 651–659. DOI: 10.1007/s00414-014-1070-5

Navega, D.; Coelho, C.; Vicente, R.; Ferreira, M. T.; Wasterlain, S.; Cunha, E. 2015. AncesTrees: ancestry estimation with randomized decision trees. International Journal of Legal Medicine, 129(5): 1145-1153. DOI: 10.1007/s00414-014-1050-9

Pinheiro, J.; Cunha, E.; Symes, S. 2015. Over-interpretation of bone injuries and implications for cause and manner of death. In: Passalacqua, N.V.; Rainwater, C.W. (eds.). Skeletal trauma analysis. John Wiley & Sons: 27–41.


Antunes-Ferreira, N.; Cunha, E.; Marques, C. 2014. Multiple osteochondromas in a 16th–19th century individual from Setúbal (Portugal). Anthropological Science, 122(3): 157–163. DOI: 10.1537/ase.140916

Ferreira, M. T.; Vicente, R.; Navega, D.; Gonçalves, D.; Curate, F.; Cunha, E. 2014. A new forensic collection housed at the University of Coimbra, Portugal: The 21st century identified skeletal collection. Forensic Science International, 245: 202.e201-202.e205. DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2014.09.021

Gonçalves, D. 2014. Evaluation of the effect of secular changes in the reliability of osteometric methods for the sex estimation of Portuguese individuals. Cadernos do GEEvH 3(1): 53-65.

Gonçalves, D.; Granja, R.; Alves-Cardoso, F.; Carvalho, A. F. 2014. Sample-specific sex estimation in archaeological contexts with commingled human remains: a case study from the Middle Neolithic cave of Bom Santo in Portugal. Journal of Archaeological Sciences, 49: 185-191. DOI: 10.1016/j.jas.2014.05.011

Granja, R.; Alves-Cardoso, F.; Gonçalves, D. 2014. Taphonomy and funerary practices. In Carvalho AF (ed.) Bom Santo Cave (Lisbon) and the Middle Neolithic societies of Portuguese Estremadura. Faro: Universidade do Algarve (Promontoria Monográfica; 17): 79-100.

Granja, R.; Gonçalves, D.; Alves-Cardoso, F. 2014. Osteological sample profile. In Carvalho AF (ed.) Bom Santo Cave (Lisbon) and the Middle Neolithic societies of Portuguese Estremadura. Faro: Universidade do Algarve (Promontoria Monográfica; 17): 101-120.


Dias. P.; Santos, D.; Souza, D.; Santos, H.; Coelho, C.; Ferreira, M. T.; Cunha, E.; Santos, B. S. 2013. A new approach for 3D craniometric measurements using 3D skull models. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference Information Visualisation. University of London.

Ferreira, M. T.; Cunha, E. 2013. Can we infer post mortem interval on the basis of decomposition rate? A case from a Portuguese cemetery. Forensic Science International, 226: 298.e1-298.e6. DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2013.01.006

Gonçalves, D.; Thompson, T. J. U.; Cunha E. 2013. Osteometric sex determination of burned human skeletal remains. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine, 20(7): 906-911. DOI: 10.1016/j.jflm.2013.07.003

Gonçalves, D.; Cunha, E.; Thompson, T. J. U. 2013. Weight references for burned human skeletal remains from Portuguese samples. Journal of Forensic Sciences, 58(5): 1134-1140. DOI: 10.1111/1556-4029.12167

Navega, D.; Cunha, E.; Pedroso de Lima, J.; Curate, F. 2013. The external phenotype of the proximal femur in Portugal during the 20th century. Cadernos do GEEvH, 2(1): 40–44.

Before 2013

Carvalho, A. F.; Gonçalves, D.; Granja, R.; Petchey, F. 2012. Algar do Bom Santo: a Middle Neolithic necropolis in Portuguese Estremadura. In Gibaja JF, Carvalho AF, Chambon Ph. (eds.) Funerary practices in the Iberian Peninsula from the Mesolithic to the Chalcolithic of the Northwest Mediterranean. Oxford. Archaeopress. BAR International Series, 2417: 77-90.

Ferreira, M. T.; Cunha, E. 2012. Será credível estimar o PMI em restos cadavéricos em avançado estado de decomposição? Cadernos do GEEvH, 1(2): 7-20.

Gonçalves, D. 2012. The micro-analysis of human burned bones: some remarks. Cadernos do GEEvH, 1(1): 32-40.

Gonçalves, D. 2011. The reliability of osteometric techniques for the sex determination of burned bones. Homo – Journal of Comparative Human Biology, 62: 351-358. DOI: 10.1016/j.jchb.2011.08.003

Gonçalves, D.; Campanacho, V.; Cardoso, H. F. V. 2011. Reliability of the lateral angle of the internal auditory canal for the sex determination of subadult skeletal remains. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine, 18: 121-124. DOI: 10.1016/j.jflm.2011.01.008

Neves, M. J.; Ferreira, M. T.; Almeida, M.; Pinheiro, J. 2012. A importância dos processos de decomposição cadavérica para a interpretação do registo osteoarqueológico. Al-Madan. IIª série, 17: 30-37.