• Estudos epidemiológicos entre grupos indígenas de Rondônia. IV. Inquérito sorológico para rotavírus entre os Suruí e Karitiána 

      Santos, Ricardo V; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Coimbra Jr, Carlos E. A (Universidade de São Paulo, 1991)
      São apresentados os dados de um inquérito soro epidemiológico para anticorpos anti-rotavírus conduzido entre os Suruí e Karitiána, dois grupos indígenas de Rondônia, Brasil. Os resultados indicam que as porcentagens de ...
    • Estudos sobre arbovírus nas áreas de Cachoeira Porteira e Porto Trombetas, Oriximiná, Estado do Pará - 1978-1980 

      Pinheiro, Francisco de Paula; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Rosa, Jorge Fernando Soares Travassos da (Fundação Serviço de Saúde Pública, 1981)
    • Evaluation of third-generation RIDASCREEN enzyme immunoassay for the detection of norovirus antigens in stool samples of hospitalized children in Belém, Pará, Brazil 

      Siqueira, Jones Anderson Monteiro; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Soares, Luana da Silva; Lucena, Maria Silvia Souza; Wanzeller, Ana Lúcia Monteiro; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Elsevier, 2011)
      Noroviruses (NoVs) are major agents of gastroenteritis outbreaks and hospitalization worldwide. This study evaluated the sensitivity and specificity of the commercially available third-generation RIDASCREEN® Norovirus ...
    • Evidence for persistence of infectious agents in isolated human populations 

      Black, Francis Lee; Hierholzer, Walter J; Pinheiro, Francisco de Paula; Evans, Alfred S; Woodall, John P; Opton, Edward M; Emmons, Jean E; West, Bernice S; Edsall, Geoffrey; Downs, Wilbur G; Wallace, Gordon D (Oxford University Press, 1974)
      More than 900 members of three Carib and four Kayapo Indian tribes, living on the periphery of the Amazon basin, have been studied for immunity to various viral, bacterial and protozoal agents. These tribes are isolated ...
    • Evidence for zoonotic transmission of group C rotaviruses among children in Belém, Brazil 

      Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Borges, Alessandra A; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Banardi, Célia R. M; Simões, Cláudia M. O; Wang, Yuhuan; Glass, Roger I; Jiang, Baoming (Wiley, 2008)
      The prevalence and potential zoonotic transmission of group C rotavirus (RVC) were examined by testing fecal samples collected from children during a longitudinal study that was carried out in the outskirts of Belém, Brazil, ...
    • Evidence of active of active herpesvirus 6 (variant-A) infection in patients with lyphadenopathy in Belém, Brazil 

      Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de; Freitas, Maria Rute Castro de; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (Universidade de São Paulo, 2003)
      A total of 323 patients with lymphadenopathy were selected in Belém, Brazil, between January 1996 and December 2001, and screened for the presence of human herpesvirus-6 (HHV-6) IgM- and- IgG antibodies by enzyme-linked ...
    • Evolutionary and molecular analysis of complete genome sequences of norovirus from Brazil: emerging recombinant strain GII.P16/GII.4 

      Hernandez, Juliana Merces; Silva, Luciana Damascena da; Sousa Júnior, Edivaldo Costa; Cardoso, Jedson Ferreira; Reymão, Tammy Kathlyn Amaral; Portela, Ana Caroline Rodrigues; Lima, Clayton Pereira Silva de; Teixeira, Dielle Monteiro; Lucena, Maria Silvia Souza; Nunes, Márcio Roberto Teixeira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Frontiers Media, 2020)
      Noroviruses (NoVs) are enteric viruses that cause acute gastroenteritis, and the pandemic GII.4 genotype is spreading and evolving rapidly. The recombinant GII.P16/GII.4_Sydney strain emerged in 2016, replacing ...
    • Evolutionary dynamics and dissemination pattern of the SARS-CoV-2 lineage B.1.1.33 during the early pandemic phase in Brazil 

      Resende, Paola Cristina; Delatorre, Edson; Graf, Tiago; Mir, Daiana; Motta, Fernando Couto; Appolinario, Luciana Reis; Paixão, Anna Carolina Dias da; Mendonça, Ana Carolina da Fonseca; Ogrzewalska, Maria; Caetano, Braulia; Wallau, Gabriel Luz; Docena, Cássio; Santos, Mirleide Cordeiro dos; Ferreira, Jessylene de Almeida; Sousa Júnior, Edivaldo Costa; Silva, Sandro Patroca da; Fernandes, Sandra Bianchini; Vianna, Lucas Alves; Souza, Larissa da Costa; Ferro, Jean F. G; Nardy, Vanessa B; Santos, Cliomar A; Riediger, Irina; Debur, Maria do Carmo; Croda, Júlio; Oliveira, Wanderson Kleber; Abreu, André Luiz de; Bello, Gonzalo; Siqueira, Marilda M (Frontiers Media, 2021)
      A previous study demonstrates that most of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) Brazilian strains fell in three local clades that were introduced from Europe around late February 2020. Here we ...
    • Familial transmission of Human T-cell lymphotrophic virus: silent dissemination of an emerging but neglected infection 

      Costa, Carlos Araujo da; Furtado, Karen Cristini Yumi Ogawa; Ferreira, Louise de Souza Canto; Almeida, Danilo de Souza; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Ishak, Ricardo; Vallinoto, Antonio Carlos Rosário; Lemos, José Alexandre Rodrigues de; Martins, Luisa Caricio; Ishikawa, Edna Aoba Yassui; Sousa, Rita Catarina Medeiros de; Sousa, Maísa Silva de (Public Library of Science, 2013)
      Background: HTLV-1 is a retrovirus that causes lymphoproliferative disorders and inflammatory and degenerative diseases of the central nervous system in humans. The prevalence of this infection is high in parts of Brazil ...
    • Fatores de risco para câncer em lesões de cérvice uterina 

      Noronha, Vânia Lúcia; Mello, Wyller Alencar de; Bisi, Fátima; Mota, Rosilda; Macedo, Roberto; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (Fundação Santa Casa de Misericórdia do Pará, 1999)
      Embora a associação entre Papilomavírus humano (HPV) e lesões malignas em cérvice uterina esteja bem estabelecida, acredita-se que vários outros fatores possam estar implicados na gênese do processo. Objetivou-se, com este ...
    • A febre amarela silvestre no Brasil e os riscos de propagação urbana 

      Hervé, Jean-Pierre; Dégallier, Nicolas; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Sá Filho, Gregório Carneiro (Universidade Federal do Pará, 1985)
      No Brasil, a Febre Amarela se mantém no seu foco natural, por meio de um ciclo onde intervém a maioria dos macacos brasileiros e mosquitos pertencentes quase que exclusivamente ao gênero Haemagogus. Os macacos desempenham ...
    • Fifth disease in children living in Belém, Brazil 

      Miranda, Mário F. R. de; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Shirley, J. A (Universidade de São Paulo. Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 1989)
      Acute sera from two children suffering from an illness with an erythematous rash were positive for B 19 virus specific IgM antibody, as tested by a capture radioimmunoassay. The first patient, a two year old boy, presented ...
    • First complete genome sequence of a feline alphacoronavirus 1 strain from Brazil 

      Barros, Bruno de Cássio Veloso de; Castro, Ceyla Maria Oeiras de; Pereira, Diego; Ribeiro, Laila Graziela; Duarte Júnior, José Wandilson Barboza; Casseb, Samir Mansour Moraes; Holanda, Gustavo Moraes; Cruz, Ana Cecília Ribeiro; Sousa Júnior, Edivaldo Costa; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira (American Society for Microbiology, 2019)
      We identified a strain of Alphacoronavirus 1, FCoV-SB22, from a pool of fecal samples from domestic cats from a rural settlement in the municipality of Santa Bárbara, Pará, Brazil. The nucleotide identity with feline ...
    • First detection of a human astrovirus type 8 in a child with diarrhea in Belém, Brazil: comparison with other strains worldwide and identification of possible three lineages 

      Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Nakamunra, Lilian S; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gusmão, Rosa Helena P; Heinemann, Marcos B; Macêdo, Olinda; Leite, José Paulo G (Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2007)
      This study describes the genetic relationships of the first human astrovirus type-8 (HAstV-8) detected in Belém-Brazil, during a public hospital-based study. This strain was compared with other HAstV-8 strains identified ...
    • First new world primate papillomavirus identification in the Atlantic Forest, Brazil: Alouatta guariba papillomavirus 1 

      Silvestre, Rodrigo Vellasco Duarte; Souza, Alex Junior Souza de; Sousa Júnior, Edivaldo Costa; Silva, Allan Kaio; Mello, Wyller Alencar de; Nunes, Márcio Roberto Teixeira; Vianez Júnior, João Lídio da Silva Gonçalves; Cardoso, Jedson Ferreira; Vasconcelos, Janaina Mota de; Oliveira, Layanna Freitas de; Silva, Sandro Patroca da; Silva, Adriana Marques J. da; Fries, Brigida Gomes; Summa, Maria Eugênia L; Sá, Lilian Rose Marques de (American Society for Microbiology, 2016)
      We report here the complete genome sequence of the first papillomavirus detected in a New World primate, howler monkey, Alouatta guariba clamitans papillomavirus 1 (AgPV1), from the Atlantic Forest in São Paulo State, Brazil.
    • First record of hematologic values in free-living and captive maned sloths (BRADYPUS TORQUATUS; XENARTHA, BRADYPODIDAE). 

      Catenacci, Lilian S; Nascimento, Aisla; Muniz Neta, Elza S; Cassano, Camila R; Deem, Sharon L; Rosa, Elizabeth Salbé Travassos da; Parker, Patrícia; Munhoz, Alexandre D (American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, 2017)
      Bradypus torquatus is a rare and endemic sloth species from the Atlantic Forest, Brazil. Due to a lack of medical information including hematologic reference parameters for the species, hematologic baseline values were ...
    • First whole-genome characterization of avian nephritis virus 2 of broiler chicken from Pará, Brazil 

      Castro, Ceyla Maria Oeiras de; Chagas, Elaine Hellen Nunes; Bezerra, Delana Andreza Melo; Silva, Sandro Patroca da; Cruz, Ana Cecília Ribeiro; Sousa Júnior, Edivaldo Costa; Silva, René Ribeiro da; Resque, Hugo Reis; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira (American Society for Microbiology, 2018)
      Our results show the first full-genome characterization of avian nephritis virus 2 recovered from stools of broiler chickens at a commercial farm located in Benevides, Pará, Brazil. Nucleotide analyses of whole-genome ...
    • Full-length genomic and molecular characterization of Canine parvovirus in dogs from North of Brazil. 

      Silva, S. P.; Silva, L. N. P. P.; Rodrigues, E. D. L.; Cardoso, J. F.; Tavares Neto, Fernando; Souza, W. M.; Santos, C. M. P.; Martins, F. M. S.; Jesus, I. S.; Brito, T. C.; Moura, T. P. C.; Nunes, Márcio Roberto Teixeira; Casseb, Lívia Medeiros Neves; Silva Filho, E.; Casseb, A. R. (2017)
      With the objective of characterizing Canine parvovirus (CPV) from some suspected fecal samples of dogs collected from the Veterinarian Hospital in Belém city, five positive samples were found by PCR assay and an update ...
    • Further considerations about Detection and identification of enteroviruses circulating in children with acute gastroenteritis in Para State, Northern Brazil (2010-2011) 

      Machado, Raiana Scerni; Sousa Júnior, Ivanildo Pedro de; Monteiro, Jacqueline Cortinhas; Ferreira, James Lima; Alves, Jainara Cristina dos Santos; Tavares, Fernando Neto (BMC, 2021)
      On the detection and identifcation of enteroviruses circulating in children with acute gastroenteritis in Brazil: reply to Luchs, A. Comments on Detection and identifcation of enteroviruses circulating in children with ...
    • G1P 8 Rotavirus in children with severe diarrhea in the post-vaccine introduction era in Brazil: evidence of reassortments and structural modifications of the antigenic VP7 and VP4 regions 

      Santos, F. S; Sousa Júnior, Edivaldo Costa; Guerra, Sylvia de Fátima dos Santos; Lobo, P. S; Penha Junior, E. T; Lima, A. B. F; Vinente, C. B. G; Chagas, E. H. N; Justino, M. C. A; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Matthijnssens, J; Soares, Luana da Silva; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira (Elsevier, 2019)
      Worldwide rotaviruses A (RVA) are responsible for approximately 215,000 deaths annually among children aged <5 years. RVA G1P[8] remains associated with >50% of gastroenteritis cases in this age group. The aim of this study ...