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Antisperm antibodies in infertile men and their correlation with seminal parameters
(Reproductive Medicine and Biology, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
Aim: Antisperm antibodies (ASA) in males cause the autoimmune disease 'immune infertility'. The present study intended to detect the presence of ASA and their incidence in men with unexplained infertility, as well as to ...
Shorter CAG repeat in the AR gene is associated with atypical hyperplasia and breast carcinoma
(Anticancer Research, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
Background: Previous reports into the role of [CAG]n repeat lengths in the androgen receptor (AR) gene indicate that these may play an important part in the development and progression of breast cancer, however, knowledge ...
Situação vacinal infantil e características individuais e familiares do interior de São Paulo
(Acta Scientiarum: Health Sciences, 2007-07-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to describe and analyze individual and family characteristics of children and those of health services, as well as their relationship with the immunization status for different kinds of vaccines ...
Extrusão dos implantes em portadores de cavidade anoftálmica
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia, 2007-09-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To evaluate the characteristics of patients with anophthalmic cavity who developed sphere extrusion. Methods: A retrospective observational study was done evaluating 37 patients with anophthalmic cavity and sphere ...
Pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines produced by human monocytes challenged in vitro with Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Microbiology and Immunology, 2007-04-30) [Artigo]
Monocytes and macrophages play a central role in innate and adaptive immune response against systemic fungal infections. Imbalances in suppressor or stimulatory cytokine secretion caused by these cells may influence disease ...