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Indole-3-carbinol attenuates the deleterious gestational effects of bisphenol A exposure on the prostate gland of male F1 rats
(Reproductive Toxicology, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical that has been investigated for it potential to cause prostate diseases. In this study, pregnant Sprague-Dawley rats were treated with 25 or 250 mu g/kg BPA from gestational day (GD) 10 to ...
EFFECTS of DIURON on MALE RAT REPRODUCTIVE ORGANS: A DEVELOPMENTAL and POSTNATAL STUDY
(Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health: Part A Current Issues, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
This study was performed to determine whether developmental exposure (perinatal and juvenile) to the herbicide diuron exerted adverse effects on adult rat male reproductive system. Pregnant Sprague-Dawley rats received ...
Lack of Chemopreventive Activity of Agaricus blazei Mushroom on the Development of 1,2-Dimethylhydrazine-Induced Colonic Aberrant Crypt Foci in Rats
(Nutrition and Cancer-an International Journal, 2008-01-01) [Artigo]
Chemopreventive and immunomodulatory potential of methanolic (MET) and dichloromethanic (DCl) extracts of Agaricus blazei mushroom were investigated in the postinitiation stage of colon carcinogenesis in male Wistar rats. ...
Glutamate-induced obesity leads to decreased sperm reserves and acceleration of transit time in the epididymis of adult male rats
(Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology, 2012-12-05) [Artigo]
Background: Given the established fact that obesity interferes with male reproductive functions, the present study aimed to evaluate sperm production in the testis and storage in the epididymis in a glutamate-induced model ...
Protective effects of beta-glucan extracted from barley against benzo[a]pyrene-induced DNA damage in hepatic cell HepG2
(Experimental and Toxicologic Pathology, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
The aim of the present study was to assess the genotoxic and antigenotoxic effect of beta-glucan (BG) extracted from barley. The genotoxicity of BG was tested in the single-cell gel electrophoresis assays (SCGE)/HepG2 test ...
Diet-Induced Weight Loss Reduces DNA Damage and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Overweight/Obese Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
(Annals Of Nutrition And Metabolism, 2016-01-01) [Artigo]
Aims: We aimed to investigate the impact of following a diet to induce weight loss (500 kcal deficit per day) over DNA damage and cardiometabolic risk factors in women with overweight/obesity diagnosed with polycystic ovary ...
A Data Entry System for Dietary Surveys Based on Visual Basic for Applications Programming
(Journal Of The Academy Of Nutrition And Dietetics, 2017-08-01) [Artigo]
Integrated data analysis reveals potential drivers and pathways disrupted by DNA methylation in papillary thyroid carcinomas
(Clinical Epigenetics, 2017-05-02) [Artigo]
Background: Papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) is a common endocrine neoplasm with a recent increase in incidence in many countries. Although PTC has been explored by gene expression and DNA methylation studies, the regulatory ...
HABP2 p. G534E variant in patients with family history of thyroid and breast cancer
(Oncotarget, 2017-01-01) [Artigo]
Familial Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma (PTC) has been described as a hereditary predisposition cancer syndrome associated with mutations in candidate genes including HABP2. Two of 20 probands from families with history of ...
Tropical Healthcare Epidemiology: Weather Determinants of the Etiology of Bloodstream Infections in a Brazilian Hospital
(Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
We studied the influence of weather on the etiology of healthcare-associated bloodstream infections in a hospital in Brazil during the years 2005--2010. Monthly average temperatures were positively associated with higher ...