• Weighted fuzzy similarity relations in case-based reasoning: a case study in classification 

      Sandri, Sandra; Mendonça, Jonas; Martins-Bedê, Flâvia; Guimarães, Ricardo José de Paula Souza e; Carvalho, Osmar (2012)
      This paper describes a fuzzy similarity relation approach to Case-Based Reasoning. Residuated implication operators are used to create a fuzzy resemblance relation between cases, modeling the CBR basic principle “the ...
    • West Nile virus infection of primary mouse neuronal and neuroglial cells: the role of astrocytes in chronic infection 

      Diniz Junior, José Antônio Picanço; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Guzman, Hilda; Xu, Fangling; Xiao, Shu-Yuan; Popov, Vsevolod L; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Tesh, Robert B (American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2006)
      Primary cultures of embryonic murine neurons and newborn mouse astrocytes were inoculated with West Nile virus (WNV) strain NY385-99 to compare the pathogenesis of WNV infection in these types of CNS cells. Two different ...
    • What makes mucosal and anergic diffuse cutaneous leishmaniases so clinically and immunopathogically different? A review in Brazil 

      Silveira, Fernando Tobias (Oxford University Press, 2019)
      American cutaneous leishmaniasis (ACL) is a parasitic protozoan disease caused by different Leishmania species widely distributed throughout Latin America. Fifteen Leishmania species belonging to the subgenera Viannia, ...
    • Whole genome sequencing of the Pirarucu (Arapaima gigas) supports independent emergence of major teleost clades 

      Vialle, Ricardo Assunção; Souza, Jorge Estefano Santana de; Lopes, Katia de Paiva; Teixeira, Diego Gomes; Alves Sobrinho, Pitágoras de Azevedo; Ribeiro-dos-Santos, André M; Furtado, Carolina; Sakamoto, Tetsu; Silva, Fábio Augusto Oliveira; Oliveira, Edivaldo Herculano Correa de; Hamoy, Igor Guerreiro; Assumpção, Paulo Pimentel; Ribeiro-dos-Santos, Ândrea; Lima, João Paulo Mattos Santos; Seuánez, Héctor N; Souza, Sandro José de; Santos, Sidney (Oxford University Press, 2018)
      The Pirarucu (Arapaima gigas) is one of the world’s largest freshwater fishes and member of the superorder Osteoglossomorpha (bonytongues), one of the oldest lineages of ray-finned fishes. This species is an obligate ...
    • Whole-genome sequencing of an unusual human papillomavirus (HPV71) from Latin America (Brazil) 

      Sousa Júnior, Edivaldo Costa; Silva, Allan Kaio; Reis, Laryssa Danielle da Silva; Fonseca, Lana Patricia da Silva; Silva, Fabiano Reis da; Santos, Fabiolla da Silva dos; Ferreira, Jessylene Almeida; Lima, Clayton Pereira Silva de; Abreu, Michelle Carvalho de; Silvestre, Rodrigo Vellasco Duarte; Nunes, Marcio Roberto Teixeira (American Society for Microbiology, 2020)
      We report the complete genome sequencing of human papillomavirus 71 from Latin America (Brazil).
    • Whole-genome sequencing of parvoviruses from wild and domestic animals in Brazil provides new insights into parvovirus distribution and diversity 

      Souza, William Marciel de; Dennis, Tristan Philip Wesley; Fumagalli, Marcílio Jorge; Araujo, Jansen de; Santos Jr, Gilberto Sabino; Maia, Felipe Gonçalves Motta; Acrani, Gustavo Olszanski; Carrasco, Adriano de Oliveira Torres; Romeiro, Marilia Farignoli; Modha, Sejal; Vieira, Luiz Carlos; Ometto, Tatiana Lopes; Queiroz, Luzia Helena; Durigon, Edison Luiz; Nunes, Marcio Roberto Teixeira; Figueiredo, Luiz Tadeu Moraes; Gifford, Robert James (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 2018)
      Parvoviruses (family Parvoviridae) are small, single-stranded DNA viruses. Many parvoviral pathogens of medical, veterinary and ecological importance have been identified. In this study, we used high-throughput sequencing ...
    • Wide distribution of the variant form of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium vivax 

      Qari, Shoukat H; Goldman, Ira F; Póvoa, Marinete Marins; Oliveira, Salma G; Alpers, Michael P; Lal, Altaf A (American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 1991)
      We have found polymorphism in the repetitive and nonrepetitive regions of the sporozoite vaccine antigen, the circumsporozoite (CS) protein, in Plasmodium vivax malaria parasites from two geographically distant malaria ...
    • X-ray pelvimetry in common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus - Linnaeus, 1758) 

      Pinheiro, Luane Lopes; Lima, Ana Rita; Bombonato, P. P; Castro, P. H. G; Silva, G. A; Vaz, M. G. R; Branco, E (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 2016)
      The common marmoset is an important Neotropical primate for biomedical research. With the intention of providing pelvimetric values that allow the selection of animals with better characteristics for reproduction, we studied ...
    • Yellow fever 

      Monath, Thomas P; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa (Elsevier, 2015)
      Yellow fever, a mosquito-borne flavivirus disease occurs in tropical areas of South America and Africa. It's a disease of major historical importance, but remains a threat to travelers to and residents of endemic areas ...
    • Yellow fever 

      Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa (Brazilian Society for Virology, 2003)
    • Yellow fever in Brazil: epidemiological aspects and implications for travelers. 

      Chaves, Tânia do Socorro Souza; Orduna, Tomas; Lepetic, Alejandro; Macchi, Alejandra; Verbanaz, Sergio; Risquez, Alejandro; Perret, Cecilia; Echazarreta, Sofía; Rodríguez-Morales, Alfonso J; Lloveras, Susana Cristina (Elsevier, 2018)
    • Yellow fever in South America 

      Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa (Embrapa, 2002)
    • Yellow fever outbreak in Maranhao State, Brazil, 1993 

      Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Rodrigues, Sueli Guerreiro; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Dégallier, Nicolas; Moraes, Mário A. P; Rosa, Jorge Fernando Soares Travassos da; Cruz, Ana Cecilia Ribeiro (L'Institut de recherche pour le développement, 1993)
    • Yellow fever remains a potential threat to public health 

      Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Monath, Thomas P (Mary Ann Liebert, 2016)
      Yellow fever (YF) remains a serious public health threat in endemic countries. The recent re-emergence in Africa, initiating in Angola and spreading to Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda, with imported cases in China ...
    • Yellow fever virus isolated from a fatal post vaccination event: an experimental comparative study with the 17DD vaccine strain in the Syrian hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) 

      Rodrigues, Sueli Guerreiro; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Galler, Ricardo; Barros, Vera Lúcia Reis de Souza; Vieira, Conceição Maria Almeida; Rosa, Jorge Fernando Soares Travassos da; Azevedo, Raimunda do Socorro da Silva; Nunes, Márcio Roberto Teixeira; Rosa, Elizabeth Salbé Travassos da; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa (Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2004)
      In order to investigate the pathogenicity of the vírus strain GO/4191 that was isolated from a fatal adverse event after yellow fever vírus (YFV) vaccination, an experimental assay using hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) ...
    • Yellow fever virus modulates cytokine mRNA expression and induces activation of caspase 3/7 in the human hepatocarcinoma cell line HepG2 

      Holanda, Gustavo Moraes; Casseb, Samir Mansour Moraes; Quaresma, Juarez Antonio Simões; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; cruz, Ana Cecília Ribeiro (Springer Verlag, 2019)
      Yellow fever virus (YFV) penetrates the skin through the bite of a vector mosquito and spreads to various organs, mainly the liver, where it causes lesions and induces necrosis and apoptosis. We evaluated the mRNA expression ...
    • Yellow Fever Virus modulates the expression of key proteins related to the microRNA pathway in the human hepatocarcinoma cell line HepG2 

      Holanda, Gustavo Moraes; Casseb, Samir Mansour Moraes; Mello, Karla Fabiane Lopes; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Cruz, Ana Cecília Ribeiro (Mary Ann Liebert, 2017)
      Yellow fever is a zoonotic disease caused by the yellow fever virus (YFV) and transmitted by mosquitoes of the family Culicidae. It is well known that cellular and viral microRNAs (miRNAs) are involved in modulation of ...
    • Yellow fever virus: historical and current issues regarding recent epidemics and vaccination in Brazil 

      Ishak, Ricardo; Ishak, Marluísa de Oliveira Guimarães; Vallinoto, Antonio Carlos Rosário; Pinheiro, Francisco de Paula (Taylor & Francis, 2020)
      Yellow fever has been recently described in nonurban areas of Brazil despite 80 years of commercial vaccine use. Although the disease does not spread fear in the general population as it did in the past, yellow fever virus ...
    • Yellow fever: present status and trends 

      Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa (2004)
    • Zéa Constante Lins-Lainson, renomada médica bacteriologista da Amazônia brasileira 

      Pinheiro Filho, Francisco de Paula (Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2016)