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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 ...
Sewage sludge does not induce genotoxicity and carcinogenesis
(Genetics and Molecular Biology, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
Through a series of experiments, the genotoxic/mutagenic and carcinogenic potential of sewage sludge was assessed. Male Wistar rats were randomly assigned to four groups: Group 1 - negative control; Group 2 - liver ...
What is your diagnosis? Hepatosplenomegaly in a howler monkey (Alouatta fusca)
(Veterinary Clinical Pathology, 2012-09-01) [Artigo]
Dietary whey protein lessens several risk factors for metabolic diseases: a review
(Lipids in Health and Disease, 2012-06-07) [Artigo]
Obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) have grown in prevalence around the world, and recently, related diseases have been considered epidemic. Given the high cost of treatment of obesity/DM-associated diseases, strategies ...
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 ...
Mode of Action of Pulegone on the Urinary Bladder of F344 Rats
(Toxicological Sciences, 2012-07-01) [Artigo]
Essential oils from mint plants, including peppermint and pennyroyal oils, are used at low levels as flavoring agents in various foods and beverages. Pulegone is a component of these oils. In a 2-year bioassay, oral ...
Correlation of Atopobium vaginae Amount With Bacterial Vaginosis Markers
(Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, 2012-04-01) [Artigo]
Objective. The purpose of this study was to test the correlation of the amount of Atopobium vaginae with the most commonly used markers for bacterial vaginosis (BV).Materials and Methods. We enrolled 103 nonpregnant and ...
Lung morphology and growth of rats exposed to tobacco smoke and alcohol
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2012-10-01) [Artigo]
OBJETIVO: Investigar os efeitos morfológicos da exposição crônica à inalação de fumaça do tabaco e o do consumo de álcool nos pulmões e no crescimento de ratos. MÉTODOS: Sessenta ratos Wistar machos foram distribuídos em ...
Resting energy expenditure and carbohydrate oxidation are higher in elderly patients with COPD: a case control study
(Nutrition Journal, 2012-06-06) [Artigo]
Background: Elderly patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) usually have a compromised nutritional status which is an independent predictor of morbidity and mortality. To know the Resting Energy Expenditure ...
Leucometric analysis of 1-day-old chicks inoculated with Salmonella Typhimurium or Lactobacilli
(Comparative Clinical Pathology, 2012-12-01) [Artigo]
Salmonella infection is responsible for major economic losses in poultry industry. Consequently, the development of new methods for fighting such disease is desirable, such as the use of acid-lactic bacteria. However, ...