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Effects of nandrolone decanoate and resistance exercise on skeletal muscle in adult male rats
(International Journal of Morphology, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to compare the effects of resistance exercise associated or not with nandrolone decanoate (ND) on skeletal muscles and body mass of adult male rats. Training protocol consisted of 15 jump sessions, ...
Ovulation rate and its relationship with follicle diameter and gene expression of the LH receptor (LHR) in Nelore cows
(Theriogenology, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
The objective was to determine the relationship among the diameter of ovarian follicles, ovulation rate, and gene expression of the LH receptor (LHR) in Nelore cattle. In Experiment 1, ovulation was synchronized in 53 ...
Epicatechin Used in the Treatment of Intestinal Inflammatory Disease: An Analysis by Experimental Models
(Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2012-01-01) [Artigo]
Background. This study was pathway of (-)-epicatechin (EC) in the prevention and treatment of intestine inflammation in acute and chronic rat models. Methods. Intestine inflammation was induced in rats using TNBS. The ...
EFFECT of HEAT STRESS on GENE EXPRESSION of IN VITRO-PRODUCED BOVINE EMBRYOS (BOS TAURUS VS. BOS INDICUS)
(Reproduction, Fertility and Development, 2012-01-01) [Resumo]
Ethyl acetate extract of Baccharis dracunculifolia DC inhibits TNF-alpha production in TNBS-induced colitis in rats
(Planta Medica, 2012-08-01) [Resumo]
Dietary intervention with narrow-leaved cattail rhizome flour (Typha angustifolia L.) prevents intestinal inflammation in the trinitrobenzenesulphonic acid model of rat colitis
(BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2012-05-04) [Artigo]
Background: Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammation of the intestinal epithelium that is driven by the intestinal immune system, oxidative stress and the loss of tolerance to the luminal microbiota. The ...
Prenatal testosterone supplementation alters puberty onset, aggressive behavior, and partner preference in adult male rats
(Journal of Physiological Sciences, 2012-03-01) [Artigo]
The objective of this study was to investigate whether prenatal exposure to testosterone (T) could change the body weight (BW), anogenital distance (AGD), anogenital distance index (AGDI), puberty onset, social behavior, ...
Annona sp: Plants with multiple applications as alternative medicine - a review
(Current Bioactive Compounds, 2012-10-08) [Resenha]
Annona species have been used as a natural remedy for a variety of illnesses with antiparasitic, antispasmodic, antidiarrheal, antiulcer, sedative, analgesic, hypotensive, and vermifugal effects. These properties are due ...
Suppression of TNBS-induced colitis in rats by 4-methylesculetin, a natural coumarin: Comparison with prednisolone and sulphasalazine
(Chemico-biological Interactions, 2012-01-05) [Artigo]
The aim of the present study was to compare the effects of the 4-methylesculetin with those produced by prednisolone and sulphasalazine and to elucidate the mechanisms involved in its action. Colitis was induced in rat by ...
Hymenaea stigonocarpa Mart. ex Hayne: A Brazilian medicinal plant with gastric and duodenal anti-ulcer and antidiarrheal effects in experimental rodent models
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2012-08-30) [Artigo]
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Hymenaea stigonocarpa Mart. ex Hayne (Fabaceae) is a medicinal species commonly found in the Brazilian savannah. The stem bark of this medicinal plant, popularly known as jatoba-do-cerrado, ...