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DNA damage and nitric oxide synthesis in experimentally infected Balb/c mice with Trypanosoma cruzi
(Experimental Parasitology, 2007-07-01) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate whether experimental Chagas disease in acute phase under benznidazole therapy can cause DNA damage in peripheral blood, liver, heart, and spleen cells or induce nitric oxide synthesis in spleen ...
Paracoccidioidomycosis: No genetic damage in human peripheral blood cells of patients assessed by single-cell gel (comet) assay
(Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2007-07-01) [Artigo]
Paracoccidioidomycosis is a systemic fungal infection caused by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. As infectious diseases can cause DNA damage, the authors aimed at analyzing DNA breakage in peripheral blood cells of patients ...
Influence of endogenous and synthetic female sex hormones on human blood cells in vitro studied with comet assay
(Toxicology in Vitro, 2007-08-01) [Artigo]
The comet assay has been conducted with numerous cell lines to assess in vitro genotoxicity. In order to use the comet assay as part of an in vitro test for evaluating genotoxicity, however, there are cell-specific factors ...