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 ...
(MS/Fundação Serviço de Saúde Pública, 1986)
Molecular characterization of human erythrovirus B19 strains obtained from patients with several clinical presentations in the Amazon region of Brazil.
Background: Human erythrovirus B19, endemic in the Amazon region since 1990, is associated with a wide spectrum of clinical presentations.Objectives: To assess the prevalence of erythrovirus B19 infection and the relative ...
Perfil hematológico de pacientes usuários de amodiaquina
(Editora Den Dabenj, 1997)
A malária vivax corresponde a 65% do total da malária notificada no Brasil. A amodiaquina é um esquizonticida sanguíneo eficaz no tratamento da terçã benigna, de elevada tolerância e baixo custo. Há relatos na literatura ...
Malária por Plasmodium vivax em crianças e adolescentes - aspectos epidemiológicos, clínicos e laboratoriais
(Sociedade Brasileira de Pediatria, 1999)
Objetivo: Avaliação dos aspectos epidemiológicos, clínicos e laboratoriais da malária por Plasmodium vivax em crianças e adolescentes. Métodos: No ambulatório do Programa de Malária do Instituto Evandro Chagas (Belém-Pará), ...
Endoplasmic reticulum stress markers and their possible implications in leprosy's pathogenesis
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2018)
Mycobacterium leprae causes leprosy, a dermatoneurological disease which affects the skin and peripheral nerves. One of several cellular structures affected during M. leprae infection is the endoplasmic reticulum (ER). ...
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 ...
Parâmentro hematológicos e bioquímicos do sangue de pacientes com e sem deficiência de glicose-6-fosfato desidrogenase (G6PD) submetidos a 30 mg diárias de primáquina
(Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1998)