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Yolk sac remnant in a mini-pony foal
(Equine Pratice, 1997-04-01) [Artigo]
Few reports are available concerning yolk sac remnants in the equine species, with little information on histopathological findings. A stillborn mini-pony foal showed a fluid-filled mass, measuring about 10 cm in circumference, ...
Prostaglandin E-2 production by high and low virulent strains of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Mycopathologia, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
The production of prostaglandins (PGs) during fungal infections could be an important suppressor factor of host immune response. Host cells are one source of prostaglandin E-2 (PGE(2)); however another potential source of ...
Compounds used to produce cloned animals are genotoxic and mutagenic in mammalian assays in vitro and in vivo
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 2014-04-01) [Artigo]
The compounds 6-dimethylaminopurine and cycloheximide promote the successful production of cloned mammals and have been used in the development of embryos produced by somatic cell nuclear transfer. This study investigated ...
Comparison between human and armadillo Paracoccidioides brasiliensis isolates by random amplified polymorphic DNA analysis
(Mycopathologia, 1998-01-01) [Artigo]
Sixty-three Paracoccidioides brasiliensis isolates obtained from three nine-banded armadillos (Dasypus novem-cinctus), one Amazonian armadillo's and 19 clinical isolates were compared by random amplified polymorphic DNA ...
Modifying Effects of Lemongrass Essential Oil on Specific Tissue Response to the Carcinogen N-Methyl-N-Nitrosurea in Female BALB/c Mice
(Journal of Medicinal Food, 2012-02-01) [Artigo]
Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus Stapf) essential oil has been used worldwide because of its ethnobotanical and medicinal usefulness. Regarding its medicinal usefulness, the present study evaluated the beneficial effects ...
Chemically induced immunotoxicity in a medium-term multiorgan bioassay for carcinogenesis with Wistar rats
(Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 2004-01-15) [Artigo]
A variety of chemicals can adversely affect the immune system and influence tumor development. The modifying potential of chemical carcinogens on the lymphoid organs and cytokine production of rats submitted to a medium-term ...
Effects of Diuron [3-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-1,1-dimethylurea] on the urinary bladder of male Wistar rats
(Toxicology, 2006-07-05) [Artigo]
Diuron (3-(3,4-dichlorophenyl)-1,1-dimethylurea) is a substituted urea herbicide widely used on agricultural crops such as soy, cotton and sugar cane. In a previous long-term study this herbicide exerted carcinogenic ...
Antigenic similarities to Paracoccidioides brasiliensis in thermo-dependent dimorphic fungi isolated from soil in Botucatu, SP, Brazil
(Mycopathologia, 1997-01-01) [Artigo]
We compared the antigenic characteristics of two thermo-dependent dimorphic fungi isolated from soil in Botucatu, an endemic area of paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM) and Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. The soil isolates grew ...
IMMUNOHISTOCHEMICAL IDENTIFICATION OF LYSOZYME AND VIMENTIN IN AN EXPERIMENTAL MALIGNANT FIBROUS HISTIOCYTOMA
(Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, 1988-01-01) [Carta]
Espresión de la ciclooxigenasa-2 en los carcinomas mamarios caninos primarios metastáticos y no metastáticos
(Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2013) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to detect the expression of ciclooxigenase-2 (COX-2) in metastatic primary carcinoma and non metastatic carcinoma, taking into consideration the relation between COX-2 and the progression of cancer. ...