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    • Acerola (Malpighia emarginata DC.) juice intake protects against alterations to proteins involved in inflammatory and lipolysis pathways in the adipose tissue of obese mice fed a cafeteria diet 

      Dias, Fernando Milanez; Leffa, Daniela Dimer; Daumann, Francine; Marques, Scherolin de Oliveira; Luciano, Thais F.; Possato, Jonathan Correa; Santana, Aline Alves de [UNIFESP]; Neves, Rodrigo Xavier; Rosa, Jose Cesar; Oyama, Lila Missae [UNIFESP]; Rodrigues, Bruno; Andrade, Vanessa Moraes de; Souza, Claudio Teodoro de; Lira, Fabio Santos de [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2014-02-04)
      Background: Obesity has been studied as a metabolic and an inflammatory disease and is characterized by increases in the production of pro-inflammatory adipokines in the adipose tissue. To elucidate the effects of natural ...

    • Acupuncture reduces immune-mediated pulmonary inflammatory lesions induced in rats 

      Katsuya, Elizabeth Marie [UNIFESP]; Pedreira de Castro, Maria Alice [UNIFESP]; Carneiro, Celia Regina Whitaker [UNIFESP]; Yamamura, Ysao [UNIFESP]; Silveira, Vera Lucia Flor [UNIFESP] (Karger, 2009-01-01)
      Introduction: the aim of this report was to experimentally demonstrate the biological actions of acupuncture in an animal model of immune-mediated inflammation associated with a deposition of collagen. Materials and Methods: ...

    • Adipokines during early abstinence of crack cocaine in dependent women reporting childhood maltreatment 

      Levandowski, Mateus L.; Viola, Thiago W.; Tractenberg, Saulo G.; Teixeira, Antonio L.; Brietzke, Elisa [UNIFESP]; Bauer, Moises E.; Grassi-Oliveira, Rodrigo (Elsevier B.V., 2013-12-15)
      Childhood maltreatment has been associated with addiction and immune dysregulation, although neurobiological substrates underlying this association remain largely unknown. the aim of the study was to compare plasma levels ...

    • Adipose Tissue-Derived Stem Cell Treatment Prevents Renal Disease Progression 

      Donizetti-Oliveira, Cassiano [UNIFESP]; Semedo, Patricia [UNIFESP]; Burgos-Silva, Marina [UNIFESP]; Cenedeze, Marco Antonio [UNIFESP]; Malheiros, Denise Maria Avancini Costa; Reis, Marlene A.; Pacheco-Silva, Alvaro [UNIFESP]; Câmara, Niels Olsen Saraiva [UNIFESP] (Cognizant Communication Corp, 2012-01-01)
      Adipose tissue-derived stem cells (ASCs) are an attractive source of stem cells with regenerative properties that are similar to those of bone marrow stem cells. Here, we analyze the role of ASCs in reducing the progression ...

    • AGH is a new hemoglobin alpha-chain fragment with antinociceptive activity 

      Ribeiro, Natalia M.; Toniolo, Elaine F.; Castro, Leandro M. [UNIFESP]; Russo, Lilian C.; Rioli, Vanessa; Ferro, Emer S.; Dale, Camila S. (Elsevier B.V., 2013-10-01)
      Limited proteolysis of certain proteins leads to the release of endogenous bioactive peptides. Hemoglobin-derived peptides such as hemorphins and hemopressins are examples of intracellular protein-derived peptides that ...

    • Alterações Inflamatórias Nos Estados De Ultra-Alto Risco Para Psicose 

      Gama, Maiara Zeni Graiff [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2017-03-10)
      Introduction: There is evidence that individuals at high risk of developing schizophrenia may have changes in the immune system, as evidenced by the brain and blood increase of pro-inflammatory markers However, little is ...

    • Altos níveis de leptina em adultos com obesidade e sua relação com a proteína bdnf 

      Rodrigues, Isabele dos Reis [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 2022-02-25)
      Introdução: De acordo com a Organização Mundial da Saúde (OMS), obesidade é o excesso de tecido adiposo a um nível prejudicial à saúde. Com o acúmulo de gordura, ocorre o aumento proporcional de leptina, hormônio que ...

    • Amniotic fluid "sludge" is an independent risk factor for preterm delivery 

      Hatanaka, Alan Roberto [UNIFESP]; Mattar, Rosiane [UNIFESP]; Nishimoto Kawanami, Tatiana Emy [UNIFESP]; Franca, Marcelo Santucci [UNIFESP]; Rolo, Liliam Cristine [UNIFESP]; Yamamoto Nomura, Roseli Mieko [UNIFESP]; Araujo Junior, Edward [UNIFESP]; Machado Nardozza, Luciano Marcondes [UNIFESP]; Moron, Antonio Fernandes [UNIFESP] (Cuba Editora, 2016)
      Objective: To determine the prevalence and the clinical significance of amniotic fluid sludge (AFS) in asymptomatic patients at low and high risk for spontaneous preterm delivery.Method: A prospective cohort study was ...

    • Analisar os efeitos da razão leptina/adiponectina no processo inflamatório e no balanço energético de mulheres adultas com obesidade após terapia interdisciplinar semipresencial para o controle de peso, e sua relação com fatores nutricionais 

      Shiba, Carolina Kim [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2020-04-30)
      Introduction: Obesity is a chronic disease with a multi-professional cause. It is related to inappropriate eating habits that compromise the quality of nutrient consumption, the increase in calories, added to the reduced ...

    • Análise da associação de atividade física à síndrome metabólica em estudo populacional de nipo-brasileiros 

      Doro, Antonio Roberto [UNIFESP]; Gimeno, Suely Godoy Agostinho [UNIFESP]; Hirai, Amélia Toyomi [UNIFESP]; Franco, Laercio Joel [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Sandra Roberta Gouvea [UNIFESP] (Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2006-12-01)
      Sedentary behavior-related diseases can be prevented by lifestyle changes. Part of the cardiovascular benefits of physical activity (PA) may be due to low-grade inflammation. This study describes the PA of a population of ...