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    • Allergic and immunologic parameters in patients with Fanconi's anemia 

      Roxo, P.; Arruda, L. K.; Nagao-Dias, Aparecida Tiemi [UNIFESP]; Carneiro-Sampaio, MMS; Ferriani, VPL (Karger, 2001-08-01)
      Background: Fanconi's anemia (FA) is a rare recessive chromosomal instability disorder, characterized by progressive bone marrow failure and congenital defects. Patients with FA present with recurrent infections, particularly ...

    • Application of four molecular typing methods for analysis of Mycobacterium fortuitum group strains causing post-mammaplasty infections 

      Sampaio, JLM [UNIFESP]; Chimara, Erica; Ferrazoli, Lucilaine; Telles, Maria Alice da Silva; Del Guercio, VMF; Jerico, ZVN; Miyashiro, Kozue [UNIFESP]; Fortaleza, CMCB; Padoveze, M. C.; Leao, S. C. [UNIFESP] (Blackwell Publishing, 2006-02-01)
      A cluster of cases of post-augmentation mammaplasty surgical site infections occurred between 2002 and 2004 in Campinas, in the southern region of Brazil. Rapidly growing mycobacteria were isolated from samples from 12 ...

    • Eficácia e segurança de Sultamicilina (Ampicilina/Sulbactam) e Amoxacilina/Clavulanato no tratamento das infecções de via aéreas superiores em adultos: um estudo multicêntrico, aberto e randomizado 

      Ferreira, João Batista; Rapoport, Priscila Bogar; Sakano, Eulália; Kós, Arthur Octávio De Ávila; Piltcher, Otávio B.; Pignatari, Shirley Shizue Nagata [UNIFESP]; Pinheiro, Sebastião Diógenes; Mocellin, Marcos [UNIFESP] (ABORL-CCF Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cérvico-Facial, 2006-02-01)
      Upper respiratory tract infections are the most common causes of medical visits in children and adults, demanding massive use of antibiotics. Bacterial resistance caused by beta-lactamase is one of the most serious problems ...

    • Leukocytes from wheezing infants release lower amounts of IL-12 and IFN-gamma compared to non-wheezing infants 

      Falcai, Angela; Soeiro Pereira, Paulo Vitor; Kubo, Christina Arslanian; Rullo, Vera; Errante, Paolo Rugero; Sole, Dirceu [UNIFESP]; Condino-Neto, Antonio (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-10-01)
      Objective This study investigated environmental endotoxin exposure during early life, sensitization to aeroallergens, the production of cytokines by LPS-stimulated leukocytes, and the development of a wheezing phenotype ...

    • Toll-like receptors and the eye 

      Micera, A.; Stampachiacchiere, B.; Aronni, S.; Santos, Myrna Serapiao dos [UNIFESP]; Lambiase, A. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005-10-01)
      Purpose of review: This review will describe the structure, expression/ distribution and functional activity of Toll-like receptors, in particular in the ocular structures. It will also discuss innate and adaptive immune ...

    • Urinary tract infection: Immunological aspects 

      Girao, MJBC [UNIFESP]; Baracat, E. C.; Lima, G. R. (Springer, 2002-06-01)
      The immunological aspects of urinary tract infection are of great importance in patients with recurrent episodes. Host factors such as immune response to uropathogens and increased susceptibility are reported. the authors ...