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    • Autonomic nervous system in individuals with cerebral palsy: a controlled study 

      Ferreira, Maria C.; Pastore, Carlos; Imada, Rodrigo; Guare, Renata; Leite, Mariana; Poyares, Dalva [UNIFESP]; Santos, Maria T. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011-08-01)
      BACKGROUND: Disturbances in homeostatic functions have been observed in individuals with cerebral palsy (CP), possibly resulting from autonomic dysfunction. Salivary flow rate and saliva composition are controlled by the ...

    • Avaliação da concordância da sialometria e cintilografia de glândulas salivares em pacientes com boca seca 

      Liquidato, Bianca Maria; Soler, Rita De Cássia; Bussoloti Filho, Ivo [UNIFESP] (ABORL-CCF Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cérvico-Facial, 2006-02-01)
      INTRODUCTION: Many diagnostic tests are used to evaluate dry mouth patients, especially the ones with Sjögren s Syndrome, to whom these tests are part of classification criteria for scientific studies. AIM: Thus, the ...

    • Characterization of Novel O-Glycans Isolated from Tear and Saliva of Ocular Rosacea Patients 

      Ozcan, Sureyya; An, Hyun Joo; Vieira, Ana C. [UNIFESP]; Park, Gun Wook; Kim, Jae Han; Mannis, Mark J.; Lebrilla, Carlito B. (Amer Chemical Soc, 2013-03-01)
      O-Glycans in saliva and tear isolated from patients suffering from ocular rosacea, a form of inflammatory ocular surface disease, were profiled, and their structures were elucidated using high resolution mass spectrometry. ...

    • Detection of Helicobacter pylori in gastric biopsies, saliva and dental plaques of dyspeptic patients from Marília, São Paulo, Brazil: presence of vacA and cagA genes 

      Rasmussen, Lucas Trevizani [UNIFESP]; Lábio, Roger Willian de; Caleman Neto, Agostinho; Silva, Luiz Carlos da; Queiroz, Valdeir Fagundes de; Smith, Marilia de Arruda Cardoso [UNIFESP]; Payão, Spencer Luiz Marques [UNIFESP] (Centro de Estudos de Venenos e Animais Peçonhentos - CEVAP, Universidade Estadual Paulista - UNESP, 2012-01-01)
      Helicobacter pylori, a gram-negative bacterium, possesses two important virulence factors: the vacuolating toxin (vacA), and the cytotoxin-associated gene product (cagA). The aim of the present study was to evaluate the ...

    • Educational strategies and atraumatic restorative treatment effect on salivary characteristics: A controlled clinical trial 

      Freitas, C. N.; Castelo, P. M. [UNIFESP]; Sousa, K. G.; Alonso, G. C.; Fonseca, F. L. A.; Klein, M. I.; Barbosa, T. S. (Wiley, 2017)
      ObjectiveTo evaluate educational strategies and atraumatic restorative treatment (ART)-restoration impact on salivary physicochemical and microbiological characteristics. DesignTwo groups of 6- to 7-year-old children were ...

    • Glycomic Analysis of Tear and Saliva in Ocular Rosacea Patients: The Search for a Biomarker 

      Vieira, Ana Carolina [UNIFESP]; An, Hyun Joo; Ozcan, Sureyya; Kim, Jae-Han; Lebrilla, Carlito B.; Mannis, Mark J. (Ethis Communicatins, Inc, 2012-07-01)
      The purpose of this study was to study changes in glycosylation in tear and saliva obtained from control and ocular rosacea patients in order to identify potential biomarkers for rosacea. Tear fluid was collected from 51 ...

    • Helicobacter pylori detection in gastric biopsies, saliva and dental plaque of Brazilian dyspeptic patients 

      Rasmussen, Lucas Trevizani [UNIFESP]; Lábio, Roger Willian de; Gatti, Luciano Lobo; Silva, Luiz Carlos da; Queiroz, Valdeir Fagundes de; Smith, Marilia de Arruda Cardoso [UNIFESP]; Payão, Spencer Luiz Marques [UNIFESP] (Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde, 2010-05-01)
      Helicobacter pylori is an important human pathogen that causes chronic gastritis and is associated with the development of peptic ulcer disease and gastric malignancies. The oral cavity has been implicated as a potential ...

    • Masticatory performance and taste perception in patients submitted to cancer treatment 

      Caputo, J. B.; Campos, S. S.; Pereira, S. M.; Castelo, P. M. [UNIFESP]; Gaviao, M. B. D.; Marques, L. S.; Pereira, L. J. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-12-01)
      The aim of this study was to analyse mastication and the sense of taste in 39 patients submitted to cancer treatment in different areas of the body and to compare these variables with those of 44 control individuals within ...

    • Moderate acute exercise (70% VO2 peak) induces TGF-beta, alpha-amylase and IgA in saliva during recovery 

      Rosa, Luana [UNIFESP]; Teixeira, Alexandre Abílio de Souza [UNIFESP]; Lira, Fabio Santos de [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Mello, Marco Tulio de [UNIFESP]; Santos, Ronaldo Vagner Thomatieli dos [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2014-03-01)
      Strenuous exercise promotes changes in salivary IgA and can be associated with a high incidence of upper respiratory tract Infections. However, moderate exercise enhances immune function. the effect of exercise on salivary ...

    • A Novel and Potentially Valuable Exposure Measure: Escherichia coli in Oral Cavity and its Association with Child DayCare Center Attendance 

      Oliveira, Ageane Monteiro; Morais, Mauro Batista de [UNIFESP]; Morais, Tania Beninga [UNIFESP] (Oxford Univ Press, 2012-12-01)
      This study investigated the occurrence of Escherichia coli, an indicator of fecal contamination, in saliva samples from 141 children up to 36 months old, 53 not attending and 88 attending a child daycare center after ...