An analysis of the influence of sex hormones on Balb/c mice infected with Plasmodium berghei
Sex steroids can determine several responses in the clinical evolution of malaria. Seventy Balb-c mice were randomly distributed into 7 groups (10 mice per group): G1 to G6 corresponding to castrated females, castrated ...
Perfil laboratorial na doença ictérica de etiologia viral e não viral e a possível relação com a doença renal
(Conselho Federal de Farmácia, 2011)
Immunohistochemical characterization of the M4 macrophage population in leprosy skin lesions
Background: Since macrophages are one of the major cell types involved in the Mycobacterium leprae immune response, roles of the M1 and M2 macrophage subpopulations have been well defined. However, the role of M4 macrophages ...
Clinical and immunological profiles of anaemia in children and adolescents with Plasmodium vivax malaria in the Pará state, Brazilian Amazon
Children and adolescents are at great risk for developing iron deficiency anaemia worldwide. In the tropical areas, malaria and intestinal parasites may also play an important role in anaemia pathogenesis. This study aimed ...
Surto de Febre Amarela em bugios
(Arquivos da Faculdade de Veterinária UFRGS, 2003)
A febre amarela é uma infecção aguda causada por um Flavivirus (VFA) transmitido por mosquitos, endemica nas regiões tropicais da América do Sul. O objetivo desta nota prévia é relatar a ocorrência de um surto da doença ...
(Instituto do Desenvolvimento Econômico Social do Pará, 1976)
Organization of the skin immune system and compartmentalized immune responses in infectious diseases
(American Society for Microbiology, 2019)
The skin is an organ harboring several types of immune cells that participate in innate and adaptive immune responses. The immune system of the skin comprises both skin cells and professional immune cells that together ...
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 ...