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    • Demência, homocisteína, proteína c reativa, hdl-colesterol, função renal e vitamina d em idosos longevos - análise de cluster 

      Laks, Renato [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-09-30)
      Introduction: Identifying the risk factors for dementia is very important in order to avoid the onset of illness. Some risk markers such as homocysteine, 25 (OH) VITD, CRP, HDL-Col and renal function are very prevalent in ...

    • The effects of high-intensity resistance exercise on the blood lipid profile and liver function in hypercholesterolemic hamsters 

      Trevisan Frajacomo, Fernando Tadeu; Piva Demarzo, Marcelo Marcos [UNIFESP]; Fernandes, Cleverson Rodrigues; Martinello, Flavia; Bachur, José Alexandre; Uyemura, Sergio Akira; Andrade Perez, Sergio Eduardo de; Garcia, Sergio Britto (Canadian Science Publishing, Nrc Research Press, 2012-06-01)
      It is well established that atherogenic dyslipidemia, characterized by high levels of triglycerides (TG), total cholesterol (TC), and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and low levels of high-density lipoprotein ...

    • Enhancement of europium emission band of europium tetracycline complex in the presence of cholesterol 

      Silva, Flávia Rodrigues de Oliveira; Samad, Ricardo Elgul; Gomes, Laercio; Courrol, Lilia Coronato [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2008-01-01)
      We report here the observation, for the first time, of the enhancement of Europium-Tetracycline complex emission in cholesterol solutions. This enhancement was initially observed with the addition of the enzyme cholesterol ...

    • Europium tetracycline biosensor for the determination of cholesterol - art. no. 643017 

      Courrol, Lilia Coronato [UNIFESP]; Silva, Flávia Rodrigues de Oliveira; Samad, Ricardo Elgul; Mansano, Ronaldo Domingues; Vieira, Nilson Dias; VoDinh, T.; Grundfest, W. S.; Benaron, D. A.; Cohn, G. E.; Raghavachari, R. (Spie-int Soc Optical Engineering, 2007-01-01)
      Development of cholesterol biosensors is of great importance in clinical analysis because the concentration of cholesterol in blood is a fundamental parameter for the prevention and diagnosis of a number of clinical disorders ...

    • Evaluation of lipid profile in adolescents during long-term use of combined oral hormonal contraceptives 

      Guazzelli, CAF; Lindsey, P. C.; Araujo, F. F. de; Barbieri, M.; Petta, C. A.; Aldrighi, J. M. (Elsevier B.V., 2005-02-01)
      The study evaluated the effects of the long-term use of a combined oral hormonal contraceptive containing 30 mug ethinyl estradiol and 75 mug gestodene in adolescents. Thirty-three volunteers, aged from 14 to 19 years, who ...

    • High glucose levels abolish antiatherosclerotic benefits of ACE inhibition in alloxan-induced diabetes in rabbits 

      Pomaro, Daniel Roberto [UNIFESP]; Ihara, Silvia Saiuli Miki [UNIFESP]; Pinto, Leonor do Espírito Santo de Almeida [UNIFESP]; Ueda, Ivete [UNIFESP]; Casarini, Dulce E. [UNIFESP]; Ebihara, Fabiana [UNIFESP]; Santos, Andreza Oliveira dos [UNIFESP]; Izar, Maria Cristina de Oliveira [UNIFESP]; Fonseca, Francisco Antonio Helfenstein [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005-04-01)
      Renin-angiotensin system activation is recognized to play an important role in atherosclerosis. This study aimed to verify the antiatherosclerotic effects of ACE inhibition on an experimental model of diabetes and ...

    • Lipids an Age-related Macular Degeneration 

      Kishan, Amar U.; Modjtahedi, Bobeck S.; Martins, Elisabeth N. [UNIFESP]; Modjtahedi, Sara P.; Morse, Lawrence S. (Elsevier B.V., 2011-05-01)
      Given the considerable public health burden imposed by age-related macular degeneration (AMD), much effort has been directed towards elucidating principles of pathogenesis in order to identify risk factors and develop ...

    • Long-term evaluation of lipid profile and oral glucose tolerance test in Norplant (R) users 

      Araujo, F. F.; Lima, G. R. de; Guazzelli, CAF; Barbieri, M.; Vigorito, N. M.; Lindsey, P. C.; Baracat, E. C. (Elsevier B.V., 2006-04-01)
      Purpose: This Study reports the results of the lipid profile and oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in 46 normal patients tested before and after 5 years of Norplant use.Results: After 5 years, there was a Substantial ...

    • Novel strategy in Trypanosoma cruzi cell invasion: Implication of cholesterol and host cell microdomains 

      Fernandes, Maria Cecilia; Cortez, Mauro; Geraldo Yoneyama, Kelly Aparecida; Straus, Anita Hilda; Yoshida, Nobuko; Mortara, Renato Arruda (Elsevier B.V., 2007-11-01)
      Trypanosoma cruzi, the etiological agent of Chagas' disease, is an obligatory intracellular parasite in the mammalian host. in order to invade a wide variety of mammalian cells, T cruzi engages parasite components that are ...

    • One-month therapy with simvastatin restores endothelial function in hypercholesterolemic children and adolescents 

      Ferreira, Waldinai Pereira; Bertolami, Marcelo Chiara; Santos, Simone Nascimento; Barros, Marcos Roberto A. C.; Matos Barretto, Rodrigo Bellio de; Pontes, Rgio Cunha; Pontes, Sergio Cunha; Fonseca, Francisco Hermann; Carvalho, Antonio Carlos (Springer, 2007-02-01)
      Simvastatin has been shown to restore endothelial function in children with familial hypercolesterolemia after 28 weeks of treatment. the aim of this study was to evaluate 1-month simvastatin treatment effect on endothelial ...