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    • Co-infection with Trypanosoma cruzi protects mice against early death by neurological or pulmonary disorders induced by Plasmodium berghei ANKA 

      Egima, Claudia M. [UNIFESP]; Macedo, Silene F. [UNIFESP]; Sasso, Gisela R. S. [UNIFESP]; Covarrubias, Charles [UNIFESP]; Cortez, Mauro [UNIFESP]; Maeda, Fernando Y. [UNIFESP]; Costa, Fabio Trindade Maranhão [UNIFESP]; Yoshida, Nobuko [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2007-07-09)
      Objective: the objective of this study was to investigate whether the infection of C57BL/ 6 mice by P. berghei ANKA, which causes severe malaria, was modulated by co-infection with Trypanosoma cruzi.Methods: Groups of ...
    • DNA and bone structure preservation in medieval human skeletons 

      Coulson-Thomas, Yvette May [UNIFESP]; Norton, Andrew L.; Coulson-Thomas, Vivien Jane [UNIFESP]; Florencio-Silva, Rinaldo [UNIFESP]; Ali, Nadir; Elmrghni, Samir; Gil, Cristiane D. [UNIFESP]; Sasso, Gisela R. S. [UNIFESP]; Dixon, Ronald A.; Nader, Helena B. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2015-06-01)
      Morphological and ultrastructural data from archaeological human bones are scarce, particularly data that have been correlated with information on the preservation of molecules such as DNA. Here we examine the bone structure ...
    • Melatonin influences on steroidogenic gene expression in the ovary of pinealectomized rats 

      Maganhin, Carla C. [UNIFESP]; Simoes, Ricardo S.; Fuchs, Luiz F. P.; Sasso, Gisela R. S. [UNIFESP]; Simoes, Manuel J. [UNIFESP]; Baracat, Edmund C.; Soares, Jose M. (Elsevier B.V., 2014-07-01)
      Objective: To analyze the expression of genes related to steroidogenesis in the ovary of pinealectomized rats.Design: Experimental research.Setting: University research laboratory.Animal(s): Thirty female adult rats. ...
    • Role of GP82 in the Selective Binding to Gastric Mucin during Oral Infection with Trypanosoma cruzi 

      Staquicini, Daniela I. [UNIFESP]; Martins, Rafael M. [UNIFESP]; Macedo, Silene [UNIFESP]; Sasso, Gisela R. S. [UNIFESP]; Atayde, Vanessa [UNIFESP]; Juliano, Maria Aparecida [UNIFESP]; Yoshida, Nobuko [UNIFESP] (Public Library Science, 2010-03-01)
      Oral infection by Trypanosoma cruzi has been the primary cause of recent outbreaks of acute Chagas' diseases. This route of infection may involve selective binding of the metacyclic trypomastigote surface molecule gp82 to ...