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Production of leukotriene B4 by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Yeast, 2012-06-01) [Artigo]
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis is the agent of paracoccidioidomycosis, the most prevalent deep mycosis in Latin America. The production of eicosanoids during fungal infection has been associated with the biology of these ...
EFFECT OF LOW-DOSE COMBINED ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES ON BONE MINERAL DENSITY IN ADOLESCENTS: A 1-YEAR FOLLOW-UP
(Journal Of Adolescent Health, 2013-02-01) [Resumo]
PRONE POSITIONING ATTENUATES LUNG INFLAMMATORY INJURY IN AN ACUTE LUNG INJURY MODEL IN RABBITS UNDER HIGH-FREQUENCY OSCILLATORY VENTILATION
(Critical Care Medicine, 2010-12-01) [Artigo]
Chronic Ethanol Consumption Alters All-Trans-Retinoic Acid Concentration and Expression of Their Receptors on the Prostate: A Possible Link Between Alcoholism and Prostate Damage
(Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 2013-01-01) [Artigo]
Background: Ethanol (EtOH) alters the all-trans-retinoic acid (ATRA) levels in some tissues. Retinol and ATRA are essential for cell proliferation, differentiation, and maintenance of prostate homeostasis. It has been ...
Relationship between chronological and bone ages and pubertal stage of breasts with bone biomarkers and bone mineral density in adolescents
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2014-12-01) [Artigo]
OBJECTIVE:To study bone mineral density (BMD) in adolescent females according to five groups of chronological age (CA), bone age (BA), and breast development stage (B), and to correlate these parameters with plasma bone ...
Metabolic syndrome risk factors in overweight, obese, and extremely obese brazilian adolescents
(Nutrition Journal, 2013-02-01) [Artigo]
Background: Obesity in infancy and adolescence has acquired epidemic dimensions worldwide and is considered a risk factor for a number of disorders that can manifest at an early age, such as Metabolic Syndrome (MS). In ...
Fructose in fetal cord blood and its relationship with maternal and 48-hour-newborn blood concentrations
(Early Human Development, 2011-03-01) [Artigo]
Background: Studies have suggested that different non-glucose sugars and sugar alcohols play a role in placental and fetal metabolism. However, the role of fructose in the fetal and newborn metabolism is unclear and studies ...
Lymphocyte DNA damage correlates with DNA damage in lung tissue determined by single cell gel electrophoresis
(FASEB Journal, 2011-04-01) [Resumo]
Excess body fat negatively affects bone mass in adolescents
(Nutrition, 2014-07-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of excess body fat on bone mass in overweight, obese, and extremely obese adolescents.Methods: This study included 377 adolescents of both sexes, ages 10 to ...
One-year adolescent bone mineral density and bone formation marker changes through the use or lack of use of combined hormonal contraceptivesAlterações na densidade mineral óssea e nos marcadores de formação óssea em adolescentes usuárias ou não de contraceptivos hormonais orais combinados por período de um ano
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2018-01-01) [Artigo]
Objective: The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of two low-dose combined oral contraceptives on bone metabolism in adolescents for one year. Methods: This was a quasi-experimental study. The adolescents ...