• National laboratory surveillance of viral agents of gastroenteritis in Brazil 

      Pereira, H. G; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Candeias, J. A. N; Glass, R. I (Pan American Health Organization, 1993)
      In 1984 an enzyme immunoassay for rotavirus and adenovirus developed in the Virology Department of the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation was distributed to laboratories in 14 Brazilian states as part of a proyect to survey viral ...
    • Naturally occurring serotype 2 / subgroup II rotavirus reassortants in Northern Brazil 

      Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de; Mendez, E; Lopez, S; Arias, C. F (Elsevier, 1989)
      Nine serotype 2 human rotavirus strains were isolated in a community-based longitudinal study in Northern Brazil. Five of these strains had a 'long' RNA electrophoretic pattern and all five strains were determined to belong ...
    • Near-complete genome of cosavirus A from a child hospitalized with acute gastroenteritis, Brazil 

      Lobo, Patrícia dos Santos; Cardoso, Jedson Ferreira; Barata, Rafael Ribeiro; Lemos, Poliana da Silva; Guerra, Sylvia de Fátima dos Santos; Soares, Luana da Silva; Nunes, Marcio Roberto Teixeira; Mascarenhas, Joana D’Arc Pereira (Elsevier, 2020)
      Acute gastroenteritis (AG) is responsible for 525,000 deaths worldwide in children under-5-years and is caused by the Human Cosavirus (HCoSV; family Picornaviridae, Genus Cosavirus). Although its health importance, a ...
    • Nearly complete genome sequences of enterovirus 96 and enterovirus 99 strains isolated in the northern region of Brazil 

      Machado, R. Scerni; Ferreira, J. Lima; Alves, J. C. Santos; Bandeira, R. Silva; Lemos, P. Silva; Franco Filho, L. Chaves; Cardoso, Jedson Ferreira; Vianez Júnior, João Lídio da Silva Gonçalves; Tavares Neto, Fernando (American Society for Microbiology, 2019)
      In this study, we report the nearly complete genome sequences of one enterovirus 96 (EV-C96) isolate (strain 3499/BRA-PA/2010) and two enterovirus 99 (EV-C99) isolates (strains 3291/BRA-PA/2010 and 3944/BRA-PA/2011). The ...
    • Neonatal rotavirus infection in Belém, Northern Brazil: nosocomial transmission of a P[6] G2 strain 

      Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gusmão, Rosa Helena Porto; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Fialho, Alexandre M; Leite, José Paulo G (Wiley, 2002)
      A total of 614 fecal specimens were obtained during a survey for rotavirus infection conducted between May 1996 and May 1998 among 437 newborns admitted to special care nurseries at a public hospital in the urban area of ...
    • Neurological disease caused by Oropouche virus in northern Brazil: should it be included in the scope of clinical neurological diseases? 

      Chiang, Jannifer Oliveira; Azevedo, Rafael S; Justino, Maria Cleonice Aguiar; Matos, Haroldo José de; Cabeça, Hideraldo L. S; Silva, Sandro Patroca da; Henriques, Daniele Freitas; Silva, Eliana Vieira Pinto da; Andrade, Gabriela S. S; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Martins, Lívia Carício; Azevedo, Raimunda do Socorro da Silva (Springer, 2021)
      We describe two neurological cases of Oropouche virus infection in northern Brazil, where the virus is endemic but neglected as a pathogen. This study reiterates the necessity of developing protocols for diagnosing ...
    • New entomological and virological data on the vectors of sylvatic yellow fever in Brazil 

      Dégallier, Nicolas; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Rosa, Elizabeth Salbé Travassos da; Rodrigues, Sueli Guerreiro; Sá Filho, Gregório Carneiro; Rosa, Jorge Fernando Soares Travassos da (Sociedade Brasileira para o Progresso da Ciência, 1992)
      O presente trabalho enfatiza resultados recentes sobre eco-epidemiologia da febre amarela, obtidos em duas localidades ecologicamente muito diferentes: Barcarena (PA), situada na floresta amazônica densa, e a região de ...
    • New entomological and virological data on the vectors of sylvatic yellow fever in Brazil 

      Dégallier, Nicolas; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Rosa, Elizabeth Salbé Travassos da; Rodrigues, Sueli Guerreiro; Sá Filho, Gregório Carneiro; Rosa, Jorge Fernando Soares Travassos da (L'Institut de recherche pour le développement, 1993)
    • Norovirus genogroups I and II in environmental water samples from Belém city, Northern Brazil 

      Teixeira, Dielle Monteiro; Spada, Paula Katharine de Pontes; Morais, Lena Líllian Canto de Sá; Fumian, Tulio Machado; Lima, Ian Carlos Gomes de; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Bandeira, Renato da Silva; Gurjão, Tereza Cristina Monteiro; Sousa, Maísa Silva de; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (IWA Publishing, 2017)
      This study investigated the presence of norovirus (NoV) GI and GII in environmental samples from the northern region of Brazil. Water samples were collected monthly (November 2008/October 2010) from different sources and ...
    • Norovirus infection in children admitted to hospital for acute gastroenteritis in Belém, Pará, Northern Brazil 

      Siqueira, Jones Anderson Monteiro; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Carvalho, Thaís Cristina Nascimento de; Aragão, Glicélia Cruz; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Santos, Mirleide Cordeiro dos; Sousa, Maisa Silvia de; Justino, Maria Cleonice Aguiar; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Wiley, 2013)
      Noroviruses are the leading cause of epidemic, non-bacterial outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis, and are also a major cause of sporadic acute gastroenteritis in infants. The aim of the present study was to identify norovirus ...
    • Norovirus outbreak in a cruise ship along the Brazilian coast, March 2011 

      Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Siqueira, Jones Anderson Monteiro; Lima, Ian Carlos Gomes de; Teixeira, Dielle Monteiro; Aragão, Glicélia Cruz; Barbagelata, Luana Soares; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Garcia, Carla Gisele Ribeiro; Galindo, Daniele de Barros; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2014)
      Outbreaks of gastrointestinal disease may occur on board of cruise ships due to the consumption of contaminated water or food, with a fast person-to-person transmission. Epidemiologic investigations carried out by Centers ...
    • Norovirus RNA in serum associated with increased fecal viral load in children: detection, quantification and molecular analysis. 

      Reymão, Tammy Kathlyn Amaral; Fumian, Tulio Machado; Justino, Maria Cleonice Aguiar; Hernandez, Juliana Merces; Bandeira, Renato Silva; Lucena, Maria Silvia Sousa; Teixeira, Dielle Monteiro; Farias, Fredison Pinheiro; Silva, Luciana Damascena; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Public Library of Science, 2018)
      Worldwide, norovirus (NoV) is a major cause of acute gastroenteritis (AGE) responsible for pandemics every ~3 years, and over 200,000 deaths per year, with the majority in children from developing countries. We investigate ...
    • Norovirus: the current focus on a major enteropathogen 

      Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2014)
    • Nosocomial transmission of an avian-like rotavirus strain among children in Belém, Brazil. 

      Gusmão, Rosa Helena P; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, 1994)
      An atypical group-A rotavirus strain, with an electrophoretype displaying 5 segments in the first dsRNA size class, was detected among 3 hospitalized children less than 2 years old. Detection occurred initially 24 h after ...
    • A novel hepacivirus in wild rodents from South America 

      Souza, William Marciel de; Fumagalli, Marcílio Jorge; Santos Jr, Gilberto Sabino; Maia, Felipe Gonçalves Motta; Modha, Sejal; Nunes, Márcio Roberto Teixeira; Murcia, Pablo Ramiro; Figueiredo, Luiz Tadeu Moraes (MDPI, 2019)
      The Hepacivirus genus comprises single-stranded positive-sense RNA viruses within the family Flaviviridae. Several hepaciviruses have been identified in different mammals, including multiple rodent species in Africa, ...
    • Novel parvoviruses from wild and domestic animals in Brazil provide new insights into parvovirus distribution and diversity 

      Souza, William Marciel de; Dennis, Tristan; Fumagalli, Marcílio Jorge; Araujo, Jansen; Sabino-Santos Jr, Gilberto; Maia, Felipe Gonçalves Motta; Acrani, Gustavo Olszanski; Carrasco, Adriano de Oliveira Torres; Romeiro, Marilia Farignoli; Modha, Sejal; Vieira, Luiz Carlos; Ometto, Tatiana; Queiroz, Luiza Helena; Durigon, Edison Luiz; Nunes, Márcio Roberto Teixeira; Figueiredo, Luiz Tadeu Moraes; Gifford, Robert James (MDPI, 2018)
      Abstract: 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 ...
    • Novo agente de doença exantemática na Amazônia: o parvorírus B19 

      Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Miranda, Mario F. R. de; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Ministério da Saúde. Fundação Serviços de Saúde Pública, 1988)
    • Nutritional status in relation to the eficacy of the Rhesus-Human Reassortant, Tetravalent Rotavirus Vaccine (RRV-TV) in infants from Belém, Pará State, Brazil 

      Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Carmo, Kênea B. do; Oliveira, Krynnssya Kleinlein; Oliveira, Consuelo Silva de; Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de; Bellesi, Newton; Monteiro, Talita Antônia Furtado; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira (Universidade de São Paulo, 2002)
      The rhesus-human reassortant, tetravalent rotavirus vaccine (RRV-TV) was licensed for routine use in the United States of America but it was recently withdrawn from the market because of its possible association with ...
    • Occurrence of norovirus genogroups I and II in recreational water from four beaches in Belém city, Brazilian Amazon region 

      Deus, Danielle Rodrigues de; Teixeira, Dielle Monteiro; Alves, Jainara Cristina dos Santos; Smith, Vanessa Cavaleiro; Bandeira, Renato da Silva; Siqueira, Jones Anderson Monteiro; Moraes, Lena Líllian Canto de Sá; Resque, Hugo Reis; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (IWA Publishing, 2019)
      This study aimed to investigate the presence of norovirus (NoV) in recreational waters of four estuarine beaches located in Mosqueiro Island, Belém city, Brazilian Amazon, during two years of monitoring (2012 and 2013). ...
    • Occurrence of norovirus Giv In environmental water samples from Belém City, Amazon Region, Brazil 

      Teixeira, Dielle Monteiro; Hernandez, Juliana Merces; Silva, Luciana Damascena; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Spada, Paula Katharine de Pontes; Gurjão, Tereza Cristina Monteiro; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Morais, Lena Líllian Canto de Sá; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Springer Verlag, 2016)
      Noroviruses are the major cause of non-bacterial acute gastroenteritis outbreaks in humans, with few reports about the occurrence of the norovirus GIV strain. We investigated the presence of norovirus GIV in surface water ...