An outbreak of Mayaro virus diseases in Belterra, Brasil. II. Epidemiology
(American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1981)
Epidemiological investigations of an outbreak of Mayaro (MAY) virus which occurred in the rural village of Belterra, Pará, Brazil are reported. Human cases were first recorded in December 1977 and continued through June ...
Emerging Zika Virus infection: a rapidly evolving situation
Zika virus is a mosquito-borne flavivirus, firstly identified in Uganda and responsible for sporadic human cases in Africa and Asia until recently, when large outbreak occurred in Pacific Ocean and the Americas. Since the ...
Yellow Fever Virus modulates the expression of key proteins related to the microRNA pathway in the human hepatocarcinoma cell line HepG2
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2017)
Yellow fever is a zoonotic disease caused by the yellow fever virus (YFV) and transmitted by mosquitoes of the family Culicidae. It is well known that cellular and viral microRNAs (miRNAs) are involved in modulation of ...
Hantavirose na Amazônia
Arboviroses na Amazônia
Caracterização do vírus Rio Preto (Be AR 540870): um possível novo arbovírus isolado de flebotomíneos (Díptera: Psycodidae) capturados no Amazonas
(Universidade Federal do Pará, 2004)
O Vírus Rio preto (Be AR 540870) foi isolado a partir de flebotomineos capturados no município de Rio preto da Eva, Estado do amazonas, Brasil, em 1995, sendo considerado um vírus não grupada/ não classificado. O objetivo ...
Dengue e raça
(Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 1996)
Zika virus complete genome from Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
In May 2015 the first autochthonous Zika virus infection was reported in Brazil. Rapid and urgent measures are needed to contain the ongoing outbreak. Here we report the full-length ZIKV coding sequence from Bahia. Genetic ...
Differential microglial morphological response, TNFα, and viral load in sedentary-like and active murine models after systemic non-neurotropic Dengue Virus infection
(SAGE Publications, 2019)
Peripheral inflammatory stimuli increase proinflammatory cytokines in the bloodstream and central nervous system and activate microglial cells. Here we tested the hypothesis that contrasting environments mimicking sedentary ...
Correlation between apoptosis and in situ immune response in fatal cases of microcephaly caused by Zika Virus
Zika virus (ZIKV) is a single-stranded positive-sense RNA flavivirus that possesses a genome approximately 10.7 Kb in length. Although pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokines and apoptotic markers belonging to the ...