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    • Advances in the non-linear optical investigation of lyotropic-like low-density human lipoproteins in the native and oxidised states 

      Alves, S. [UNIFESP]; Figueiredo Neto, A. M. (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2014-03-04)
      The Z-Scan optical technique was recently used to measure the non-linear optical response of human lipoproteins, in particular low-density lipoprotein (LDL) particles, regarding their oxidative (atherogenic) state. the ...

    • Ag-rich precipitates formation in the Cu-11%Al-10%Mn-3%Ag alloy 

      Silva, R. A. G. [UNIFESP]; Paganotti, A. [UNIFESP]; Jabase, L. [UNIFESP]; Adorno, A. T.; Carvalho, T. M.; Santos, C. M. A. (Elsevier B.V., 2014-12-05)
      The formation of Ag-rich precipitates in the Cu-11%Al-10%Mn-3%Ag alloy initially quenched from 1123 K was analyzed. the results showed that nanoprecipitates of a Cu-rich phase are produced at about 523 K. in higher ...

    • Aggressive Behavior and Performance in the Tegu Lizard Tupinambis merianae 

      Herrel, Anthony; Andrade, Denis V.; Carvalho, Jose Eduardo de [UNIFESP]; Brito, Ananda; Abe, Augusto; Navas, Carlos (Univ Chicago Press, 2009-11-01)
      Aggression is an important component of behavior in many animals and may be crucial to providing individuals with a competitive advantage when resources are limited. Although much is known about the effects of catecholamines ...

    • Alcoholic Fermentation From Sugarcane Molasses and Enzymatic Hydrolysates: Modeling and Sensitivity Analysis 

      Andrade, Rafael R. [UNIFESP]; Maugeri Filho, Francisco; Maciel Filho, Rubens; Costa, Aline C.; Ranzi, E.; KohseHoinghaus, K. (Aidic Servizi Srl, 2014-01-01)
      Ethanol competitivity can be enhanced when the total use of sugarcane portions is practicable, including bagasse and straw, through hydrolysis technology, in which the polysaccharides are processed to produce fermentable ...

    • Alfabetização Científica e Astronomia na Educação Infantil: uma exploração lúdica dos conceitos de dia e noite 

      Belli, Giselli [UNIFESP]; Magalhães, Thuane Santos Valverde [UNIFESP]; Amorim, Vitor [UNIFESP]; Izidoro, Emerson (UNILASALLE, 2021-05)
      A alfabetização científica é um processo que promove diálogos e aproximações entre a cultura científica e a cultura experiencial dos indivíduos. Esse processo pode, e deve, estar presente no cotidiano das crianças pequenas ...

    • Alkaloids from croton echinocarpus baill.: Anti-hiv potential 

      Ravanelli, N.; Santos, Kátia P.; Motta, Lucimar Barbosa da; Lago, Joao Henrique Ghilardi [UNIFESP]; Furlan, Cláudia Maria (Elsevier science bv, 2016)
      Croton belongs to the Euphorbiaceae genus, one of the major Angiosperms families, and is widely distributed throughout the world, especially in the tropics. In this study, the hydroalcoholic extract (70% EtOH) of Croton ...

    • Altered myocardial metabolic adaptation to increased fatty acid availability in cardiomyocyte-specific CLOCK mutant mice 

      Peliciari-Garcia, Rodrigo Antonio [UNIFESP]; Goel, Mehak; Aristorenas, Jonathan A.; Shah, Krishna; He, Lan; Yang, Qinglin; Shalev, Anath; Bailey, Shannon M.; Prabhu, Sumanth D.; Chatham, John C.; Gamble, Karen L.; Young, Martin E. (Elsevier Science Bv, 2016)
      A mismatch between fatty acid availability and utilization leads to cellular/organ dysfunction during cardiometabolic disease states (e.g., obesity, diabetes mellitus). This can precipitate cardiac dysfunction. The heart ...

    • Alternative Host Models for Testing Anti-Protozoal or Antifungal Compounds and Fungal Infection 

      Torrecilhas, Ana Claudia [UNIFESP]; Xander, Patricia [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Karen Spadari [UNIFESP]; Batista, Wagner Luiz [UNIFESP] (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2018)
      The neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are caused by several parasites, fungi, bacteria and viruses and affect more than one billion people in the world. The control and prevention against NTDs need implementation of ...

    • Alternative Methods Applied to Pharmaceuticals and Biomaterials 

      Lopes, Patricia Santos [UNIFESP] (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2018)
    • Alternative Methods to Animal Studies for the Evaluation of Topical/Transdermal Drug Delivery Systems 

      Junqueira Garcia, Maria Teresa [UNIFESP]; Lopes de Vasconcellos, Fabia Leal [UNIFESP]; Raffier, Chloe Patricia; Roberts, Michael Stephen; Grice, Jeffrey Ernest; Elizabeth Benson, Heather Ann; Leite-Silva, Vania Rodrigues [UNIFESP] (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2018)
      It is critical to develop an effective understanding of the interaction between the drug, delivery system and skin in order to predict and assess skin penetration and permeation. Experimental models for the assessment of ...

    • Amazonian waters harbour an ancient freshwater Ceratomyxa lineage (Cnidaria: Myxosporea) 

      Zatti, Suellen A.; Atkinson, Stephen D.; Bartholomew, Jerri L.; Maia, Antonio A. M.; Adriano, Edson A. [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Bv, 2017)
      A new species of Ceratomyxa parasitizing the gall bladder of Cichla monoculus, an endemic cichlid fish from the Amazon basin in Brazil, is described using morphological and molecular data. In the bile, both immature and ...

    • Amino Acid Permeases and Virulence in Cryptococcus neoformans 

      Martho, Kevin Felipe Cruz [UNIFESP]; Melo, Amanda Teixeira de [UNIFESP]; Fernandes Takahashi, Juliana Possato; Guerra, Juliana Mariotti; da Silva Santos, Dayane Cristina; Purisco, Sonia Ueda; Carvalho Melhem, Marcia de Souza; Fazioli, Raquel dos Anjos; Phanord, Clerlune [UNIFESP]; Sartorelli, Patricia [UNIFESP]; Vallim, Marcelo Afonso [UNIFESP]; Pascon, Renata Castiglioni [UNIFESP] (Public Library Science, 2016)
      Fungal opportunistic pathogens colonize various environments, from plants and wood to human and animal tissue. Regarding human pathogens, one great challenge during contrasting niche occupation is the adaptation to different ...

    • Aminolevulinic acid with gold nanoparticles: a novel theranostic agent for atherosclerosis 

      Goncalves, Karina de Oliveira [UNIFESP]; Silva, Monica Nascimento da [UNIFESP]; Sicchieri, Leticia Bonfante; Silva, Flávia Rodrigues de Oliveira; Matos, Ricardo Almeida de [UNIFESP]; Courrol, Lilia Coronato [UNIFESP] (Royal Soc Chemistry, 2015-01-01)
      In this study, 5-aminolevulinic acid (ALA) gold nanoparticles (ALA:AuNPs) functionalized with polyethylene glycol (PEG) were synthesized and administered to rabbits to evaluate their use in clinical practice as theranostic ...

    • Analysis of Volatiles from Aerial Parts of Miconia ferruginata by HS-SPME and GC-MS 

      Barroso, Poliana Ribeiro; Otoni, T. J. O.; Mendes, J. P. G.; Machado, Evandro Luiz Mendonça; Martins, Helen Rodrigues; Gregorio, Luiz Elídio [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2017)
    • Analytic and Experimental Analysis of Magnetic Force Equations 

      Gama, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Ferreira, Lucas D. R.; Bessa, Carlos V. X.; Horikawa, Oswaldo; Coelho, Adelino A.; Gandra, Flavio C.; Araujo, Raul; Egolf, Peter W. (Ieee-Inst Electrical Electronics Engineers Inc, 2016)
      The design of magnetic devices requires a precise estimation of magnetic forces. In previous works, we presented a general approach to estimate these forces based upon thermodynamically closed systems, resulting in four ...

    • Anatomical specificity of the brain in the modulation of Neuroglobin and Cytoglobin genes after chronic bisphenol a exposure 

      da Conceicao, Rodrigo Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; de Souza, Janaina Sena [UNIFESP]; de Oliveira, Kelen Carneiro [UNIFESP]; de Barros Maciel, Rui Monteiro [UNIFESP]; Romano, Marco Aurelio; Romano, Renata Marino; Dias da Silva, Magnus Regios [UNIFESP]; Chiamolera, Maria Izabel [UNIFESP]; Giannocco, Gisele [UNIFESP] (Springer/Plenum Publishers, 2017)
      The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of Bisphenol A (BPA) exposure on Neuroglobin (Ngb) and Cytoglobin (Cygb) as well as oxidative stress gene expression in the cerebellum, hippocampus, hypothalamus and ...

    • Anfíbios do Estado de São Paulo, Brasil: conhecimento atual e perspectivas 

      Rossa-Feres, Denise de Cerqueira; Sawaya, Ricardo Jannini [UNIFESP]; Faivovich, Julián; Giovanelli, João Gabriel Ribeiro; Brasileiro, Cinthia Aguirre [UNIFESP]; Schiesari, Luis; Alexandrino, João [UNIFESP]; Haddad, Célio Fernando Baptista (Instituto Virtual da Biodiversidade | BIOTA - FAPESP, 2011-12-01)
      The last list of species of the state of São Paulo State was updated and totaled 236 species of amphibians, 230 of which are anurans and six are caecilians. Bokermannohyla gouveai and Sphaenorhynchus surdus were removed ...

    • Anhydroecgonine methyl ester, a cocaine pyrolysis product, may contribute to cocaine behavioral sensitization 

      Tamborelli Garcia, Raphael Caio [UNIFESP]; Torres, Larissa Helena; Balestrin, Natalia Trigo; Andrioli, Tatiana Costa; Florio, Jorge Camilo; Rodrigues de Oliveira, Carolina Dizioli; da Costa, Jose Luiz; Yonamine, Mauricio; Lopes Sandoval, Maria Regina; Camarini, Rosana; Marcourakis, Tania (Elsevier Ireland Ltd, 2017)
      Crack cocaine has a high potential to induce cocaine addiction and its smoke contains cocaine's pyrolysis product anhydroecgonine methyl ester (AEME), a partial agonist at M-1- and M-3-muscarinic acetylcholine receptor and ...

    • ANKHD1, a novel component of the Hippo signaling pathway, promotes YAP1 activation and cell cycle progression in prostate cancer cells 

      Machado-Neto, Joao Agostinho; Lazarini, Mariana; Favaro, Patricia [UNIFESP]; Franchi, Gilberto Carlos; Nowill, Alexandre Eduardo; Olalla Saad, Sara Teresinha; Traina, Fabiola (Elsevier B.V., 2014-06-10)
      ANKHD1 is a multiple ankyrin repeat containing protein, recently identified as a novel member of the Hippo signaling pathway. the present study aimed to investigate the role of ANKHDI in DU145 and LNCaP prostate cancer ...

    • Another new and threatened species of lancehead genus Bothrops (Serpentes, Viperidae) from Ilha dos Franceses, Southeastern Brazil 

      Barbo, Fausto E.; Gasparini, Joao Luiz; Almeida, Antonio P.; Zaher, Hussam; Grazziotin, Felipe G.; Gusmao, Rodrigo Blanques de [UNIFESP]; Ferrarini, Jose Mario Gadiani [UNIFESP]; Sawaya, Ricardo Jannini [UNIFESP] (Magnolia Press, 2016)
      A new insular species of the genus Bothrops is described from Ilha dos Franceses, a small island off the coast of Espirito Santo State, in southeastern Brazil. The new species differs from mainland populations of B. jararaca ...