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High frequency of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis infection in armadillos (Dasypus novemcinctus): an ecological study
(Medical Mycology, 2003-06-01) [Artigo]
The fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis has been isolated from nine-banded armadillos (Dasypus novemcinctus) in different regions where paracoccidiodomycosis (PCM) is endemic. The link between PCM and these animals has ...
Some segmental structural features of the aortic wall of domestic chicken (Gallus domesticus)
(Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science, 2003-01-01) [Artigo]
A estrutura segmentar da parede aórtica foi estudada em galo doméstico, em níveis torácico e abdominal, nas dimensões de microscopias óptica e eletrônica de varredura. Secções histológicas selecionadas foram submetidas a ...
Surface electromyography of facial muscles during natural and artificial feeding of infants
(Jornal de Pediatria, 2006-03-01) [Artigo]
Objective: To measure and compare the activity of the masseter, temporalis and buccinator muscles in different infant feeding methods. Method: Cross-sectional study of 60 full-term infants with no intercurrent diseases, ...
Limit between stages I and II of a seed imbibition curve
(Scientia Agricola, 2004-02-01) [Artigo]
O conhecimento das fases de absorção de água das diferentes espécies é importante em pesquisas objetivando melhorar a qualidade das sementes, utilizando tratamentos como condicionamento osmótico, pré-hidratação e uso de ...
APOE Genotype Is Associated to Decreased Risk for Coronary Artery Disease.
(Environmental And Molecular Mutagenesis, 2014-09-01) [Resumo]
Effects of olive oil and its minor constituents on serum lipids, oxidative stress, and energy metabolism in cardiac muscle
(Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology, 2006-02-01) [Artigo]
Recent lines of evidence suggest that the beneficial effects of olive oil are not only related to its high content of oleic acid, but also to the antioxidant potential of its polyphenols. The aim of this work was determine ...
Work and injuries in dancers: Survey of a professional dance company in Brazil
(Medical Problems of Performing Artists, 2006-03-01) [Artigo]
This study examined the daily life and most important physical injuries suffered and reported by the dancers of a professional (contemporary) dance company in S (a) over tilde $o Paulo, Brazil. Through an observational, ...
Diversity of ectoparasites in sheep flocks in São Paulo, Brazil
(Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2000-08-01) [Artigo]
The occurrence of ectoparasites in sheep flocks is frequently reported but seldom quantified. Sheep production used to be a predominantly family activity in the state of São Paulo (Brazil), but it began to become a commercial ...
Morphometric and ultrastructure features of the ventral prostate of rats (Rattus norvegicus) submitted to long-term nicotine treatment
(Andrologia, 2006-08-01) [Artigo]
The harmful effects of nicotine on male genital system fertility have been reported in experimental and clinical studies. However, its effects on prostatic cells and glandular pathogenesis remain unclear. The aim of the ...
Population dynamics of Lucilia eximia (Dipt., Calliphoridae)
(Journal of Applied Entomology-zeitschrift Fur Angewandte Entomologie, 2003-02-01) [Artigo]
The theoretical dynamics of experimental populations of Lucilia eximia was investigated as an attempt to understand its population biology. Specifically the population dynamics of L. eximia was analysed by means of a ...