• 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 ...