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    • Kidney-Derived c-Kit(+) Cells Possess Regenerative Potential 

      Gomes, Samirah A.; Hare, Joshua M.; Rangel, Erika Bevilaqua [UNIFESP] (Wiley, 2018)
      Kidney-derived c-Kit(+) cells exhibit progenitor/stem cell properties in vitro (self-renewal capacity, clonogenicity, and multipotentiality). These cells can regenerate epithelial tubular cells following ischemia-reperfusion ...
    • Knowledge about nutrition of physical educators in a sport club at the city of Santo Andre 

      Izepi, Juliana; Dias, Marina Marocci; Viebig, Renata Furlan [UNIFESP]; Caparros, Daniele Ramos [UNIFESP] (Inst Brasileiro Pesquisa & Ensino Fisiologia Exercicio-Ibpefex, 2017)
      Practitioners of physical activity are influenced by physical educators, because of the direct contact. The search for healthy food has grown increasingly along with the interest and demand for nutritional supplements with ...
    • Lapatinib for treatment of advanced or metastasized breast cancer: systematic review 

      Riera, Rachel [UNIFESP]; Soarez, Patricia Coelho de [UNIFESP]; Puga, Maria Eduarda dos Santos [UNIFESP]; Ferraz, Marcos Bosi [UNIFESP] (Associacao Paulista Medicina, 2009-09-03)
      CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: Around 16% to 20% of women with breast cancer have advanced, metastasized breast cancer. At this stage, the disease is treatable, but not curable. The objective here was to assess the effectiveness ...
    • Latent class analysis shows that paediatricians' opinions about the advanced resuscitation of extremely preterm infants were diverse and influenced by personal beliefs 

      Ambrosio, Cristiane Ribeiro [UNIFESP]; Sanudo, Adriana [UNIFESP]; Branco de Almeida, Maria Fernanda [UNIFESP]; Guinsburg, Ruth [UNIFESP] (Wiley, 2017)
      Aim: The aim of this study was to survey paediatricians, who taught neonatal resuscitation in Brazil, about when they would apply advanced resuscitation in the delivery room for newborn infants born at 23-26 weeks of ...
    • Latin American Study of Nutrition and Health (ELANS): rationale and study design 

      Fisberg, M. [UNIFESP]; Kovalskys, I.; Gomez, G.; Rigotti, A.; Cortes, L. Y.; Herrera-Cuenca, M.; Yepez, M. C.; Pareja, R. G.; Guajardo, V.; Zimberg, I. Z. [UNIFESP]; Chiavegatto Filho, A. D. P.; Pratt, M.; Koletzko, B.; Tucker, K. L. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      Background: Obesity is growing at an alarming rate in Latin America. Lifestyle behaviours such as physical activity and dietary intake have been largely associated with obesity in many countries; however studies that combine ...
    • Latin American Study of Nutrition and Health (ELANS): rationale and study design 

      Fisberg, M. [UNIFESP]; Kovalskys, I.; Gomez, G.; Rigotti, A.; Cortes, L. Y.; Herrera-Cuenca, M.; Yepez, M. C.; Pareja, R. G.; Guajardo, V.; Zimberg, I. Z. [UNIFESP]; Chiavegatto Filho, A. D. P.; Pratt, M.; Koletzko, B.; Tucker, K. L. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2016)
      Background: Obesity is growing at an alarming rate in Latin America. Lifestyle behaviours such as physical activity and dietary intake have been largely associated with obesity in many countries; however studies that combine ...
    • Latitude gradient influences the age of onset of rheumatoid arthritis: a worldwide survey 

      Ramos-Remus, Cesar; Barajas-Ochoa, Aldo; Ramirez-Gomez, Andrea; Castillo-Ortiz, Jose D.; Brambila-Barba, Victor; Adebajo, Adewale O.; Espinoza, Luis R.; Aceves-Avila, Francisco J.; Sanchez-Gonzalez, Jorge M.; Boudersa, Nadia; Slimani, Samy; Ladjouze-Rezig, Aicha; Diaz, Monica P.; Kirmayr, Karin I.; Asnal, Cecilia A.; Catoggio, Luis J.; Citera, Gustavo; Casado, Gustavo C.; Alvarez, Analia P.; Pisoni, Cecilia N.; Benavente, Emilio; Lopez-Cabanillas, Adriana; Baez, Roberto M.; Pons-Estel, Bernardo A.; Sacnun, Monica P.; Cavallasca, Javier A.; Paniego, Raul H.; Proudman, Susanna M.; Thomas, Ranjeny; Major, Gabor; Mathers, David M.; Schrieber, Leslie; Islam, Nazrul; Haq, Syed A.; Dessein, Patrick H.; von Muhlen, Carlos A.; Bianchi, Washington A.; Castelar-Pinheiro, Geraldo da R.; Feldman-Pollak, Daniel [UNIFESP]; Cossermelli, Waldenise; Bonfiglioli, Karina R.; Giorgi, Rina D.; Zabsonre-Tiendrebeogo, Wendlassida J.; Olaru, Lilia; Karsh, Jacob; Castro-Esparza, Irene H.; Fuentealba, Carlos; Aguilera, Sergio; Burgos, Paula I.; Neira, Oscar; Li, Zhan-guo; Tam, Lai-Shan; Mok, Mo Y.; Medina, Yimy F.; Zuniga-Vera, Andres E.; Moreno-Alvarez, Mario J.; Vera, Claudia; Quezada, Ivonne; Moreno, Ivan M.; Calapaqui, Wendy; El-Mardenly, Ghada; Salama, M. Salah; Ragab, Gaafar; Gado, Kamel; Hadidi, Tahsin; Leirisalo-Repo, Marjatta; Tuompo, Riitta; Koivuniemi, Riitta; Berenbaum, Francis; Allanore, Yannick; Constantin, Arnaud; Buttgereit, Frank; Schulze-Koops, Hendrik; Liz, Myriam; Dey, Dzifa; Santiago-Pastelin, Carlos B.; Alonzo-Borjas, Hugo D.; Cuellar-Cruz, Victor; Dharmanand, Balebail G.; Yathish, G. C.; Akerkar, Shashank M.; Malaviya, Anand N.; Ahmadzadeh, Arman; Hasunuma, Tomoko; Owino, Benard O.; Pacheco-Tena, Cesar; Frausto-Arenas, Aaron; De la Madrid-Cernas, Adrian A.; Cardona-Cabrera, Roman; Centeno-Valadez, Juan D.; Rodriguez-Torres, Isaura M.; Vaidya, Binit; Gupta, Arun K.; Harrison, Andrew A.; Grainger, Rebecca; Nwankwo, Henry M.; Diamantopoulos, Andreas P.; Maeland, Elisabeth; Besada, Emilio; Gorriz, Luis; Duarte, Margarita; Cabrera-Villalba, Sonia; Albrecht, Maria T. Romero-de; Garcia-Poma, Augusto; Segami, Maria I.; Ramos, Maria P.; Perez-Medina, Wilkerson; Dianongco, Maria L.; Lichauco, Juan J.; Racaza, Geraldine Z.; Navarra, Sandra V.; Torralba, Tito P.; Manapat-Reyes, Bernadette H.; Penserga, Ester G.; Hammoudeh, Mohammed; Al-Emadi, Samar; Botchkova, Anna G.; AlSaeedi, Sabri H.; Almoallim, Hani; Al-Arfaj, Hussein F.; Koh, Wei H.; Leung, Ying Y.; Whitelaw, David A.; Hodkinson, Bridget; Garcia-Miguel, Javier; Duro, Juan C.; Martin-Mola, Emilio; Ahijon-Lana, Maria; Andreu, Jose L.; Finckh, Axel; Alpizar-Rodriguez, Deshire; Osiri, Manathip; Kasitanon, Nuntana; Louthrenoo, Worawit; van Vollenhoven, Ronald F.; de Vries, Niek; van Denderen, Christiaan; Gerritsen, Martjin; Jansen, Tim L.; van Riel, Piet; Nunez-Sotelo, Concepcion M.; Villegas-Morales, Sol (Springer London Ltd, 2017)
      The age of onset of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an important outcome predictor. Northern countries report an age of RA onset of around 50 years, but apparently, variability exists across different geographical regions. ...
    • Locomotive syndrome in the elderly: translation, cultural adaptation, and Brazilian validation of the tool 25-Question Geriatric Locomotive Function Scale 

      Tavares, Daniela Regina Brandão [UNIFESP]; Santos, Fania Cristina [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Inc, 2017)
      Objective: The term Locomotive Syndrome refers to conditions in which the elderly are at high risk of inability to ambulate due to problems in locomotor system. For Locomotive Syndrome screening, the 25-Question Geriatric ...
    • Low Sensitivity of Lateral-Flow Device-Aspergillus in Patients with Probable and Proven Aspergillosis: Results from a Multicentre Evaluation (Retraction of Vol 56, 2018) 

      Falci, Diego R.; Pasqualotto, Alessandro C.; Nucci, Marcio; Monteiro, Alexandre A.; Melo, Analy Salles de Azevedo [UNIFESP]; Bergamasco, Maria Daniela Di Dea [UNIFESP]; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP] (Amer Soc Microbiology, 2018)
    • Low-Level Laser Application in the Early Myocardial Infarction Stage Has No Beneficial Role in Heart Failure 

      Manchini, Martha T. [UNIFESP]; Antonio, Ednei L. [UNIFESP]; Silva Junior, Jose Antonio; de Carvalho, Paulo de Tarso C.; Albertini, Regiane [UNIFESP]; Pereira, Fernando C.; Feliciano, Regiane; Montemor, Jairo [UNIFESP]; Vieira, Stella S. [UNIFESP]; Grandinetti, Vanessa; Yoshizaki, Amanda [UNIFESP]; Chaves, Marcio; da Silva, Moises P.; de Lima, Rafael do Nascimento; Bocalini, Danilo S.; de Melo, Bruno L. [UNIFESP]; Tucci, Paulo J. F. [UNIFESP]; Serra, Andrey J. [UNIFESP] (Frontiers Media Sa, 2017)
      Low-level laser therapy (LLLT) has been targeted as a promising approach that can mitigate post infarction cardiac remodeling. There is some interesting evidence showing that the beneficial role of the LLLT could persist ...
    • Lower education among low-income Brazilian adolescent females is associated with planned pregnancies 

      Faisal-Cury, Alexandre; Tabb, Karen M.; Niciunovas, Guilherme [UNIFESP]; Cunningham, Carrie; Menezes, Paulo R.; Huang, Hsiang (Dove Medical Press Ltd, 2017)
      Adolescent pregnancy has social, economic, and educational consequences and is also linked to adverse perinatal outcomes. However, studies show a positive relationship between pregnancy and increased social status among ...
    • Lower follicular fluid vitamin D concentration is related to a higher number of large ovarian follicles 

      Antunes, Roberto A.; Mancebo, Ana C. A.; Reginatto, Mila W.; Deriquehem, Vitor A. S.; Areas, Patricia; Bloise, Enrrico; Chiamolera, Maria I. [UNIFESP]; Ribeiro, Gabriel C. M.; Carvalho, Alysson R. S.; Souza, Maria C. B.; Ortiga-Carvalho, Tania M. (Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2018)
      Vitamin D receptor-knockout mice fail to produce mature oocytes, indicating vitamin D is crucial for folliculogenesis in mice. However, the actions of vitamin D during folliculogenesis remain unknown. This prospective study ...
    • M918V RET mutation causes familial medullary thyroid carcinoma: study of 8 affected kindreds 

      Martins-Costa, Maria Cecilia [UNIFESP]; Cunha, Lucas Leite [UNIFESP]; Lindsey, Susan Chow [UNIFESP]; Camacho, Cléber Pinto [UNIFESP]; Dotto, Renata Pires [UNIFESP]; Furuzawa, Gilberto Koiti [UNIFESP]; Sousa, Maria Sharmila Alina de [UNIFESP]; Kasamatsu, Teresa Sayoko [UNIFESP]; Kunii, Ilda Sizue [UNIFESP]; Martins, Marcio Maciel [UNIFESP]; Machado, Alberto L. [UNIFESP]; Martins, João Roberto Maciel [UNIFESP]; Dias-da-Silva, Magnus Régios [UNIFESP]; Maciel, Rui Monteiro de Barros [UNIFESP] (Bioscientifica Ltd, 2016)
      Germline mutations in codon 918 of exon 16 of the RET gene (M918T) are classically associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B ( MEN 2B) with highly aggressive medullary thyroid cancer (MTC), pheochromocytoma and ...
    • Magnetic enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (MELISA) for determination of specific IgG in paracoccidioidomycosis 

      Camargo, Zoilo Pires de [UNIFESP]; Guesdon, J. L.; Drouhet, E.; Improvisi, L. (Carfax Publ Co, 1984-01-01)
    • Magnitude and frequency variations of vector-borne infection outbreaks using the Ross-Macdonald model: explaining and predicting outbreaks of dengue fever 

      Amaku, M.; Azevedo, F.; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento [UNIFESP]; Coelho, G. E.; Coutinho, F. A. B.; Greenhalgh, D.; Lopez, L. F.; Motitsuki, R. S.; Wilder-Smith, A.; Massad, E. (Cambridge Univ Press, 2016)
      The classical Ross-Macdonald model is often utilized to model vector-borne infections
    • Mating plugs and male sperm storage in Bothrops cotiara (Serpentes, Viperidae) 

      Barros, Veronica A.; Rojas, Claudio Augusto [UNIFESP]; Almeida-Santos, Selma M. (British Herpetol Soc, 2017)
      We describe two new aspects of male reproduction in the pit viper Bothrops cotiara: the formation of mating plugs and epididymal sperm storage. Based on histological analyses of specimens (four males and three females), ...
    • Methodological adequacy of articles published in two open-access Brazilian cardiology periodicals 

      Macedo, Cristiane Rufino [UNIFESP]; Silva, Davi Leite da; Puga, Maria Eduarda dos Santos [UNIFESP] (Associacao Paulista Medicina, 2010-03-04)
      CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE: The use of rigorous scientific methods has contributed towards developing scientific articles of excellent methodological quality. This has made it possible to promote their citation and increase the ...
    • Modeling Importations and Exportations of Infectious Diseases via Travelers 

      Lopez, Luis Fernandez; Amaku, Marcos; Coutinho, Francisco Antonio Bezerra; Quam, Mikkel; Burattini, Marcelo Nascimento [UNIFESP]; Struchiner, Claudio Jose; Wilder-Smith, Annelies; Massad, Eduardo (Springer, 2016)
      This paper is an attempt to estimate the risk of infection importation and exportation by travelers. Two countries are considered: one disease-free country and one visited or source country with a running endemic or epidemic ...
    • Modulation of growth hormone secretion through the action of growth hormone secretagogues and ghrelin 

      Lengyel, Ana-Maria J. [UNIFESP]; Paiva Cunha de Sa, Larissa Bianca [UNIFESP] (Soc Iberoamericana Informacion Cientifica-s I I C, 2008-11-01)
      Growth hormone-releasing hormone and somatostatin modulate growth hormone secretion. A third mechanism has been discovered in the last decade, involving the action of growth hormone secretagogues. Ghrelin is a new acylated ...
    • Molecular characterization and antifungal susceptibility testing of Cryptococcus neoformans sensu stricto from southern Brazil 

      Herkert, Patricia Fernanda; Meis, Jacques F.; Salvador, Gabriel Lucca de Oliveira; Gomes, Renata Rodrigues; Vicente, Vania Aparecida; Muro, Marisol Dominguez; Pinheiro, Rosangela Lameira; Colombo, Arnaldo Lopes [UNIFESP]; Schwarzbold, Alexandre Vargas; Oliveira, Carla Sakuma de; Ferreira, Marcelo Simao; Queiroz-Telles, Flavio; Hagen, Ferry (Microbiology Soc, 2018)
      Purpose. Cryptococcosis is acquired from the environment by the inhalation of Cryptococcus cells and may establish from an asymptomatic latent infection into pneumonia or meningoencephalitis. The genetic diversity of a ...