• Acute diarrhoea associated with Cryptosporidium sp in Belém, Brazil (preliminary report) 

      Loureiro, Edvaldo Carlos Brito; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Mata, Leonardo (Universidade de São Paulo. Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 1986)
      Cryptosporidium sp was detected in faeces from three children suffering from acute diarrhoea. In two cases no other concomitant agents were detected and in a 3rd. this agent was associated with Entamoeba histolytic, Entamoeba ...
    • Acute diarrhoea associated with rotavirus among children living in Belém, Brazil 

      Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Monção, Hérber C; Araújo, Vera Lúcia C de; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Serruya, Augusto Cézar; Loureiro, Edvaldo Carlos Brito (Oxford University Press, 1983)
      Between January 1979 and December 1980, rotaviruses were detected in faecal samples from 122 (33.1 percent) of 369 diarrhoeic children less than six years old, living in Belém, Brazil. In 55 (45.1 percent) of the 122 ...
    • Acute flaccid paralysis laboratorial surveillance in a polio-free country: Brazil, 2005–2014 

      Sousa Junior, Ivanildo P.; Burlandy, Fernanda M.; Oliveira, Silas S.; Nunes, Amanda M.; Sousa, Cristiane; Silva, Elaine M. da; Souza, Jaqueline G. A.; Paula, Valdemar A. de; Oliveira, Ivone C. M.; Tavares Neto, Fernando; Costa, Eliane V. da; Silva, Edson Elias da (Taylor & Francis, 2016)
      The last case of paralytic poliomyelitis caused by wild poliovirus in Brazil occurred in 1989. The interruption of the indigenous poliovirus transmission was obtained through mass immunization campaigns to eligible children ...
    • An outbreak of group C rotavirus gastroenteritis among children attending a day-care centre in Belém, Brazil 

      Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Jiang, Baoming; Oliveira, Consuelo Silva de; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Leite, José Paulo Gagliardi; Glass, Roger I; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (Centre for Health and Population Research, 1999)
      In August 1993, an outbreak of group C rotavirus-associated gastroenteritis occurred among children attending a day-care centre in Belém, Brazil. Of the 64 children, 21 (33 per cent) became ill. Group C rotavirus was ...
    • An outbreak of rotavirus diarrhea among a nonimmune, isolated South American Indian Community 

      Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Pinheiro, Francisco de Paula; Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Shirley, Jane A; Beards, Graham M (Oxford University Press, 1981)
      During July-August 1977, an outbreak of acute diarrhea occurred in an unusually isolated population, lhe Tiriyó Indians, who live in lhe north of Pará, Brazil, near lhe border with Surinam. Diarrhea was reported by 157 ...
    • Analysis of a genotype G3P9 rotavirus a strain that shows evidence of multiple reassortment events between animal and human rotaviruses 

      Bezerra, Delana A. M.; Guerra, Sylvia de Fátima dos Santos; Serra, Ana C. S.; Fecury, Priscylla C. M. S.; Bandeira, Renato S.; Penha Júnior, Edvaldo T.; Lobo, Patrícia S.; Sousa Junior, Edivaldo Costa; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Soares, Luana Souza; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira (Wiley, 2017)
      The species A rotaviruses (RVA) are important gastroenteric pathogens that infect humans and animals. RVA genotype G3P[9] has been described in human-animal reassortment events, and the complexity of its hosts motivates ...
    • Analysis of uncommon norovirus recombinants from Manaus, Amazon region, Brazil: GII. P22 / GII. 5, GII. P7 / GII. 6 and GII. Pg / GII. 1 

      Hernandez, Juliana das Merces; Silva, Luciana Damascena da; Sousa Junior, Edivaldo Costa; Lucena, Maria Silvia Souza de; Soares, Luana da Silva; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Elsevier Science, 2016)
      Norovirus (NoV) is responsible for outbreaks and sporadic cases of nonbacterial acute gastroenteritis in humans worldwide. The virus consists of small round particles containing a single-stranded RNA genome that is divided ...
    • Antibody survey of two arenaviruses among laboratory personne at the IEC 

      Pinheiro, Francisco de Paula; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Rosa, Jorge Fernando Soares Travassos da (1979)
    • Antibody to human T-lymphotropic virus in a patient with Guillain-Barré syndrome (case report) 

      Nakauchi, C. M; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Gomes, M. L; Maruyama, K; Kanzaki, L. I; Azevedo, V. N (Universidade de São Paulo, 1991)
      Serum sample obtained from a male, 12 year old patient suffering from Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) was positive for human T-lymphotropic virus (HTLV-I) antibody by the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and the ...
    • Anticorpos para HTLV-I e HTLV-II entre doadores de sangue em Belém, Brasil 

      Lima, Telma Vitorina Ribeiro; Wanzeller, Ana Lúcia Monteiro; Moura, Antônio de; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (Fundação Santa Casa de Misericórdia do Pará, 1999)
      Amostras de soro obtidas de 379 doadores de sangue do Centro de Hemoterapia do Pará (HEMOPA) noperíodo de junho de 1996 a julho de 1998, positivas quanto à presença de anticorpos para o vírus linfotrópico de células T ...
    • Application of time series control charts to model and monitor the seasonality of norovirus 

      Siqueira, Jones Anderson Monteiro; Nunes, Anna Alice Garcia Caldas; Ferreira, Milene Silveira; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Ramos, Edson Marcos Leal Soares; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2015)
      INTRODUCTION: Time series control charts are tools that allow one to identify the nature of certain variations in a process, whether they are variations due to common causes, deemed of little importance, or to special ...
    • Aspectos epidemiológicos das enteroinfecções bacterianas em menores de 5 anos de idade em Rio Branco, estado do Acre, Brasil 

      Gomes, Lourdes Oliveira; Matos, Haroldo José de; Silva, Mônica Cristina de Moraes; Loureiro, Edvaldo Carlos Brito; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Rocha, Daniela Cristiane da Cruz (Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2017)
      OBJETIVO: Investigar a ocorrência de enteropatógenos bacterianos na etiologia da doença diarreica aguda (DDA), associando variáveis clínico-epidemiológicas, em menores de 5 anos de idade, atendidos em unidades de saúde ...
    • Association between human parvovirus B19 and arthropathy in Belém, Pará, North Brazil 

      Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de; Monteiro, Talita Antônia Furtado; Silva Filho, Manoel G; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa (Universidade de São Paulo, 2002)
      A total of 220 patients with arthropathy were selected in Belem, Para between January 1994 and December 2000, and screened for the presence of human parvovirus B19 IgM and IgG antibodies by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay ...
    • Association of Chlamydia trachomatis, C. pneumoniae, and IL-6 and IL-8 Gene alterations with heart diseases 

      Almeida, Nubia Caroline Costa; Queiroz, Maria Alice Freitas; Lima, Sandra Souza; Costa, Igor Brasil; Fossa, Marco Antonio Ayin; Vallinoto, Antonio Carlos Rosário; Ishak, Marluísa de Oliveira Guimarães; Ishak, Ricardo (Frontiers Media, 2019)
      Atherosclerosis is a progressive disease characterized by chronic inflammation of the arterial walls, associated with genetic and infectious factors. The present study investigated the involvement of Chlamydia trachomatis ...
    • Association of human herpesvirus 6 infection with exanthem subitum in Belém, Brazil 

      Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Oliveira, C. S; Gusmão, R. H. P; Linhares, M. I. S (Universidade de São Paulo, 1995)
      Recent human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) infection was detected in cases of exanthem subitum (ES) involving four children, aged 10 to 24 months, between April and August 1994, in Belém, Brazil. By using the indirect immunofluorescence ...
    • Astrovírus infection in hospitalized children: molecular, clinical and epidemiological features 

      Siqueira, Jones Anderson Monteiro; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Carvalho, Thaís Cristina Nascimento de; Portal, Thayara Morais; Justino, Maria Cleonice Aguiar; Silva, Luciana Damascena da; Resque, Hugo Reis; Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol (Elsevier, 2017)
      Background: Astrovirus (HAstV) is a common viral pathogen that causes gastroenteritis worldwide. It is classified into eight classical human types (HAstV-1/8) and seven other less prevalent types, described as HAstV VA1, ...
    • Atypical hand-foot-mouth disease in Belém, Amazon region, northern Brazil, with detection of coxsackievirus A6 

      Justino, Maria Cleonice Aguiar; Mesquita, Deisiane da S; Souza, Maurício F; Farias, Francisco P; Alves, Jainara Cristina dos S; Ferreira, James L; Lopes, Daniela P; Tavares, Fernando Neto (Elsevier, 2020)
      BACKGROUND: Enterovirus (EV) A71 and coxsackievirus (CV) A16 were the most frequent serotypes involved in hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) outbreaks throughout Asia. In the past 5 years, however, CV-A6 has emerged as ...
    • Atypical rotavirus among diarrhoeic children living in Belém, Brazil 

      Gabbay, Yvone Benchimol; Mascarenhas, Joana D'Arc Pereira; Linhares, Alexandre da Costa; Freitas, Ronaldo Barros de (Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1989)
      Atypical rotaviruses were detected in faeces from two diarrhoeic children living in Belém, Pará, Brazil. Rotavirus particles were detected by electron microscopy and the RNA electrophoresis showed pattems which were ...
    • Avaliação diagnóstica das infecções por vírus Epstein-Barr, parvovírus B19 e vírus linfotrópico de células T humanas em pacientes portadores de lúpus eritematoso sistêmico em hospital de referência do Estado do Pará, Brasil 

      Costa, Igor Brasil; Silva, Mayara Jane Miranda da; Oliveira, Darleise de Souza; Freitas, Felipe Bonfim; Costa, Iran Barros; Meireles, Larissa Teixeira; Santos, Bruna Ramos dos; Oliveira, Andreza Paloma Góes; Melo, Juliana Marinho; Silva, Francinilza magno; Araújo, Kelly Beatriz Romeiro; Palaro, Alessandra Alves; Moura, Antônio; Macedo, Olinda; Monteiro, Talita Antônia Furtado; Silva Filho, Manoel Gomes da; Viana Júnior, Wellington Teixeira; Kahwage, Carolina Barros (Instituto Evandro Chagas, 2016)
      O lúpus eritematoso sistêmico (LES) é uma doença autoimune crônica, cujo desenvolvimento pode estar associado à infecção por vírus, como o vírus Epstein-Barr (EBV), parvovírus B19 e vírus linfotrópico de células T ...
    • As aves como hospedeiras de arbovírus na Amazônia Brasileira 

      Dégallier, Nicolas; Rosa, Amélia Paes de Andrade Travassos da; Silva, José Maria C. da; Rodrigues, Sueli Guerreiro; Vasconcelos, Pedro Fernando da Costa; Rosa, Jorge Fernando Soares Travassos da; Silva, Geraldo Pereira da; Silva, Raimundo Pereira da (Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi, 1992)
      Um total de 12423 plasmas ou vísceras de aves, distribuídas em 40 famílias, 193 gêneros e 304 espécies, foi coletado em 18 localidades da Amazônia Brasileira. 70 amostras de 14 tipos diferentes de arbovírus foram isoladas ...