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Inhibition of Mouse Urinary Bladder Carcinogenesis by A double dagger ai Fruit (Euterpe oleraceae Martius) Intake
(Plant Foods For Human Nutrition, 2012-09-01) [Artigo]
A double dagger ai, fruit from Euterpe oleraceae Martius, is consumed in natura and in a variety of beverages and food preparations and possesses several potential antioxidant compounds. In a first study for anticarcinogenicity ...
Microbiological evaluation of different strategies for management of snakes in captivity
(Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health: Part A Current Issues, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
Keeping snakes in captivity to produce venom for scientific research and production of inputs is now a worldwide practice. Maintaining snakes in captivity involves capture, infrastructure investments, management techniques, ...
Objective CT-Based Quantification of Lung Sequelae in Treated Patients With Paracoccidioidomycosis
(Medicine, 2014-11-01) [Artigo]
This study presents methodology for objectively quantifying the pulmonary region affected by emphysemic and fibrotic sequelae in treated patients with paracoccidioidomycosis. This methodology may also be applied to any ...
Letter to the Editors regarding the article published in volume 30, number 3
(Cadernos de Saúde Pública, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
Screening for In Vitro and In Vivo Antitumor Activities of the Mushroom Agaricus Blazei
(Nutrition and Cancer-an International Journal, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
We have investigated the in vitro antitumor activity of the mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill on human cancer cell lines as well as its potential anticancer activity in a model of rat colon carcinogenesis. The in vitro ...
A new fibrin sealant as a three-dimensional scaffold candidate for mesenchymal stem cells
(Stem Cell Research & Therapy, 2014-06-10) [Artigo]
Introduction: The optimization of an organic scaffold for specific types of applications and cells is vital to successful tissue engineering. In this study, we investigated the effects of a new fibrin sealant derived from ...
Pharmaceutical applications of AC Biosusceptometry
(European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, 2010-01-01) [Artigo]
AC Biosusceptometry offers an alternative to investigate noninvasively and without ionizing radiation the behavior of solid dosage forms in vitro and in the human gastrointestinal tract. This versatility allowed applying ...
Vitamin C partially attenuates male reproductive deficits in hyperglycemic rats
(Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology, 2011-07-27) [Artigo]
Background: Hyperglycemia can impair the male reproductive system in experimental animals and in men during reproductive age. Studies have shown that vitamin C has some good effects on male reproductive system, and therefore ...
Diuron-induced rat urinary bladder carcinogenesis: Mode of action and human relevance evaluations using the International Programme on Chemical Safety framework
(Critical Reviews In Toxicology, 2014-05-01) [Artigo]
Diuron, a high volume substituted urea herbicide, induced high incidences of urinary bladder carcinomas and low incidences of kidney pelvis papillomas and carcinomas in rats exposed to high doses (2500 ppm) in a 2-year ...
Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester Effects in the Kidney During Ischemia and Reperfusion in Rats Anesthetized with Isoflurane
(Transplantation Proceedings, 2012-06-01) [Artigo]
Background. The purpose of this investigation was to examine the effect of caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE) in renal ischemia/reperfusion injury in rats anesthetized with isoflurane (iso).Methods. We randomly assigned ...