Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows. Harvard Catalyst Profiles
Last Name

profileChristiano Robles Rodrigues Alves, Ph.D.

TitleResearch Fellow in Medicine (EXT)
InstitutionJoslin Diabetes Center
AddressJoslin Diabetes Center
One Joslin Place
Boston MA 02215
vCardDownload vCard (login for email)

Collapse Bibliographic 
Collapse selected publications
Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
List All   |   Timeline
  1. Jannig PR, Alves CRR, Voltarelli VA, Bozi LHM, Vieira JS, Brum PC, Bechara LRG. Effects of N-acetylcysteine on isolated skeletal muscle contractile properties after an acute bout of aerobic exercise. Life Sci. 2017 Dec 15; 191:46-51. PMID: 29030088.
    View in: PubMed
  2. das Neves W, Alves CR, de Almeida NR, Guimarães FL, Ramires PR, Brum PC, Lancha AH. Loss of strength capacity is associated with mortality, but resistance exercise training promotes only modest effects during cachexia progression. Life Sci. 2016 Oct 15; 163:11-22. PMID: 27575705.
    View in: PubMed
  3. Alves CR, Borelli MT, Paineli Vde S, Azevedo Rde A, Borelli CC, Lancha Junior AH, Gualano B, Artioli GG. Development of a specific anaerobic field test for aerobic gymnastics. PLoS One. 2015; 10(4):e0123115. PMID: 25876039; PMCID: PMC4395203.
  4. Alves CR, da Cunha TF, da Paixão NA, Brum PC. Aerobic exercise training as therapy for cardiac and cancer cachexia. Life Sci. 2015 Mar 15; 125:9-14. PMID: 25500304.
    View in: PubMed
  5. de Campos-Ferraz PL, Andrade I, das Neves W, Hangai I, Alves CR, Lancha AH. An overview of amines as nutritional supplements to counteract cancer cachexia. J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 2014 Jun; 5(2):105-10. PMID: 24676930; PMCID: PMC4053561.
  6. Gualano B, Macedo AR, Alves CR, Roschel H, Benatti FB, Takayama L, de Sá Pinto AL, Lima FR, Pereira RM. Creatine supplementation and resistance training in vulnerable older women: a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial. Exp Gerontol. 2014 May; 53:7-15. PMID: 24530883.
    View in: PubMed
  7. Alves CR, Tessaro VH, Teixeira LA, Murakava K, Roschel H, Gualano B, Takito MY. Influence of acute high-intensity aerobic interval exercise bout on selective attention and short-term memory tasks. Percept Mot Skills. 2014 Feb; 118(1):63-72. PMID: 24724513.
    View in: PubMed
  8. Alves CR, Merege Filho CA, Benatti FB, Brucki S, Pereira RM, de Sá Pinto AL, Lima FR, Roschel H, Gualano B. Creatine supplementation associated or not with strength training upon emotional and cognitive measures in older women: a randomized double-blind study. PLoS One. 2013; 8(10):e76301. PMID: 24098469; PMCID: PMC3789718.
  9. Alves CR, Santiago BM, Lima FR, Otaduy MC, Calich AL, Tritto AC, de Sá Pinto AL, Roschel H, Leite CC, Benatti FB, Bonfá E, Gualano B. Creatine supplementation in fibromyalgia: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2013 Sep; 65(9):1449-59. PMID: 23554283.
    View in: PubMed
  10. Alves CR, Murai IH, Ramona P, Nicastro H, Takayama L, Guimarães F, Lancha Junior AH, Irigoyen MC, Pereira RM, Gualano B. Influence of creatine supplementation on bone mass of spontaneously hypertensive rats. Rev Bras Reumatol. 2012 May-Jun; 52(3):453-61. PMID: 22641599.
    View in: PubMed
  11. Alves CR, Ferreira JC, de Siqueira-Filho MA, Carvalho CR, Lancha AH, Gualano B. Creatine-induced glucose uptake in type 2 diabetes: a role for AMPK-a? Amino Acids. 2012 Oct; 43(4):1803-7. PMID: 22349765.
    View in: PubMed
  12. Alves CR, Pasqua L, Artioli GG, Roschel H, Solis M, Tobias G, Klansener C, Bertuzzi R, Franchini E, Lancha Junior AH, Gualano B. Anthropometric, physiological, performance, and nutritional profile of the Brazil National Canoe Polo Team. J Sports Sci. 2012; 30(3):305-11. PMID: 22168392.
    View in: PubMed
  13. Roschel H, Neves-Junior M, Gualano B, Barroso R, Robles C, de Sá Pinto AL, Fuller R, Lima FR. Familiarisation with lower limb strength testing in middle-aged women with osteoarthritis of the knee. Physiotherapy. 2011 Dec; 97(4):350-3. PMID: 22051593.
    View in: PubMed
Local representatives can answer questions about the Profiles website or help with editing a profile or issues with profile data. For assistance with this profile: HMS/HSDM faculty should contact For faculty or fellow appointment updates and changes, please ask your appointing department to contact HMS. For fellow personal and demographic information, contact HMS Human Resources at For faculty personal and demographic information, contact HMS Office for Faculty Affairs at
Alves's Networks
Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
Concepts Expand Description
Similar People Expand Description
Same Department Expand Description