Surto de raiva humana transmitida por morcegos no Município de Portel-Pará, março/abril de 2004
(Ministério da Saúde. Secretaria de Vigilância em Saúde, 2004)
An epidemic of sylvatic yellow fever in the Southeast region of Maranhao State, Brazil, 1993-1994: epidemiologic and entomologic findings
(American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1997)
Yellow fever virus transmission was very active in Maranhao State in Brazil in 1993 and 1994. An investigation was carried out to evaluate the magnitude of the epidemic. In 1993, a total of 932 people was examined for ...
Estudo experimental sobre a patogenicidade do Vírus Ilhéus em hamsters dourados (Mesocricetus auratus)
(Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2010)
Visando investigar a patogenicidade do Flavivirus Ilhéus (VILH) foi inoculada, via intraperitoneal, 9,8 DL de suspensão 50 viral em hamsters dourados jovens (Mesocricetus auratus) e, diariamente, soros e vísceras (cérebro, ...
Investigação etiológica de uma epizootia em saguis (Callithrix jacchus) numa área indene para febre amarela
(Sociedade Brasileira de Primatologia, 2007)
Epizootias com impacto sobre as populações de gorilas e chimpanzés têm sido documentadas na África. No Brasil, há registros de morte de primatas não humanos devido ao vírus da febre amarela silvestre. O presente trabalho ...
Functional aspects, phenotypic heterogeneity, and tissue immune response of macrophages in infectious diseases
(Dove Medical Press, 2019)
Macrophages are a functionally heterogeneous group of cells with specialized functions depending not only on their subgroup but also on the function of the organ or tissue in which the cells are located. The concept of ...
Experimental infection of golden hamsters with Guama virus (Peribunyaviridae, Orthobunyavirus)
The Guama virus (GMAV) is a member of Peribunyaviridae family, Orthobunyavirus genus. Several strains of the virus were isolated in South and Central Americas from several hosts, such as humans, wild animals, including nonhuman ...
In situ immune response and mechanisms of cell damage in central nervous system of fatal cases microcephaly by Zika virus
(Nature Publishing Group, 2018)
Zika virus (ZIKV) has recently caused a pandemic disease, and many cases of ZIKV infection in pregnant women resulted in abortion, stillbirth, deaths and congenital defects including microcephaly, which now has been ...
First isolation of West Nile virus in Brazil
(Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2019)
BACKGROUND Serological evidence of West Nile virus (WNV) infection has been reported in different regions of Brazil from equine and human hosts but the virus had never been isolated in the country. OBJECTIVES We sought ...