• Histopathological lesions of congenital Zika syndrome in newborn squirrel monkeys 

      Alcantara, Bianca Nascimento de; Imbeloni, Aline Amaral; Durans, Darlene de Brito Simith; Araújo, Marialva Tereza Ferreira de; Cruz, Ermelinda do Rosário Moutinho da; Carvalho, Carlos Alberto Marques de; Mendonça, Maria Helena Rodrigues de; Sousa, Jorge Rodrigues de; Moraes, Adriana Freitas; Martins Filho, Arnaldo Jorge; Lima, Maria de Lourdes Gomes; Amador Neto, Orlando Pereira; Chiang, Jannifer Oliveira; Scalercio, Sarah Raphaella Rocha de Azevedo; Carneiro, Liliane Almeida; Quaresma, Juarez Antônio Simões; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Medeiros, Daniele Barbosa de Almeida (Nature Research, 2021)
      The absence of an adequate animal model for studies has limited the understanding of congenital Zika syndrome (CZS) in humans during the outbreak in America. In this study, we used squirrel monkeys (Saimiri collinsi), a ...
    • In situ immune response and mechanisms of cell damage in central nervous system of fatal cases microcephaly by Zika virus 

      Azevedo, Raimunda do Socorro da Silva; Sousa, Jorge R. de; Araújo, Marialva Tereza Ferreira de; Martins Filho, Arnaldo J; Alcantara, Bianca Nascimento de; Araujo, Fernanda M. C; Queiroz, Maria G. L.; Cruz, Ana Cecília Ribeiro; Vasconcelos, Beatriz H Baldez; Chiang, Jannifer Oliveira; Martins, Lívia Caricio; Casseb, Livia Medeiros Neves; Silva, Eliana Vieira Pinto da; Carvalho, Valéria Lima; Vasconcelos, Barbara C. Baldez; Rodrigues, Sueli Guerreiro; Oliveira, Consuelo Silva de; Quaresma, Juarez A. S; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa (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 ...
    • Prenatal disorders and congenital Zika syndrome in squirrel monkeys 

      Imbeloni, Aline Amaral; Alcantara, Bianca Nascimento de; Coutinho, Leandro Nassar; Scalercio, Sarah Raphaella Rocha de Azevedo; Carneiro, Liliane Almeida; Oliveira, Karol Guimarães; Martins Filho, Arnaldo Jorge; Durans, Darlene de Brito Simith; Silva, Wellington Bandeira da; Nunes, Bruno Tardelli Diniz; Casseb, Livia Medeiros Neves; Chiang, Jannifer Oliveira; Carvalho, Carlos Alberto Marques de; Machado, Mariana Borges; Quaresma, Juarez Antônio Simões; Medeiros, Daniele Barbosa de Almeida; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa (Nature Research, 2021)
      During the Zika virus (ZIKV) outbreak in Brazil (2015–2016), the clinical manifestations associated with its infection were complex and included miscarriage and congenital malformations, not previously described. In this ...