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  • Biochemical and biophysical properties of a metagenome-derived GH5 endoglucanase displaying an unconventional domain architecture

    Pimentel, Agnes C.; Ematsu, Gabriela C.G.; Liberato, Marcelo V.; Paixão, Douglas A.A.; Franco Cairo, João Paulo L.; Mandelli, Fernanda; Tramontina, Robson; Gandin, César A. Autor UNESP; de Oliveira Neto, Mario Autor UNESP; Squina, Fabio M. et al. (International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2017) [Artigo]
    Endoglucanases are key enzymes in the degradation of cellulose, the most abundant polymer on Earth. The aim of this work was to perform the biochemical and biophysical characterization of CelE2, a soil metagenome derived ...
  • Incorporation of labeled methionine as a tissue tracer in broiler chickens

    Stradiotti, Ana Cristina Autor UNESP; Bendassolli, J. A.; Ducatti, C. Autor UNESP; Sartori, J. R. Autor UNESP; Pelícia, V. C. Autor UNESP; Araujo, P. C. Autor UNESP; Maruno, M. K. Autor UNESP; Pezzato, A. C. Autor UNESP (Revista Brasileira de Ciencia Avicola, 2016) [Artigo]
    The objective of this study was to evaluate the process of L-methionine incorporation in the blood plasma, liver, breast muscle, and abdominal fat of 35- to 59-d-old broiler chickens using the carbon stable isotope (12C ...
  • Replication Protein A Presents Canonical Functions and Is Also Involved in the Differentiation Capacity of Trypanosoma cruzi

    Pavani, Raphael Souza; da Silva, Marcelo Santos; Fernandes, Carlos Alexandre Henrique Autor UNESP; Morini, Flavia Souza; Araujo, Christiane Bezerra; Fontes, Marcos Roberto de Mattos Autor UNESP; Sant’Anna, Osvaldo Augusto; Machado, Carlos Renato; Cano, Maria Isabel Autor UNESP; Fragoso, Stenio Perdigão et al. (PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2016) [Artigo]
    Replication Protein A (RPA), the major single stranded DNA binding protein in eukaryotes, is composed of three subunits and is a fundamental player in DNA metabolism, participating in replication, transcription, repair, ...
  • Characterization and Low-Resolution Structure of an Extremely Thermostable Esterase of Potential Biotechnological Interest from Pyrococcus furiosus

    Mandelli, F.; Gon�alves, T. A.; Gandin, C. A. Autor UNESP; Oliveira, A. C.P.; Oliveira Neto, M. Autor UNESP; Squina, F. M. (Molecular Biotechnology, 2016) [Artigo]
    Enzymes isolated from extremophiles often exhibit superior performance and potential industrial applications. There are several advantages performing biocatalysis at elevated temperatures, including enhanced reaction rates, ...
  • Occupational radiation exposure in vascular interventional radiology: A complete evaluation of different body regions

    Bacchim Neto, Fernando Antonio Autor UNESP; Alves, Allan Felipe Fattori Autor UNESP; Mascarenhas, Yvone Maria; Nicolucci, Patrícia; Pina, Diana Rodrigues de Autor UNESP (Physica Medica, 2016) [Artigo]
    Purpose To perform a complete evaluation on radiation doses, received by primary and assistant medical staff, while performing different vascular interventional radiology procedures. Materials and methods We evaluated dose ...
  • An ensemble framework for identifying essential proteins

    Zhang, Xue; Xiao, Wangxin; Acencio, Marcio Luis Autor UNESP; Lemke, Ney Autor UNESP; Wang, Xujing (BMC Bioinformatics, 2016) [Artigo]
    Background: Many centrality measures have been proposed to mine and characterize the correlations between network topological properties and protein essentiality. However, most of them show limited prediction accuracy, and ...
  • Bending-twisting motions and main interactions in nucleoplasmin nuclear import

    Geraldo, Marcos Tadeu Autor UNESP; Takeda, Agnes Alessandra Sekijima Autor UNESP; Braz, Ant�nio S�rgio Kimus; Lemke, Ney Autor UNESP (PLoS ONE, 2016) [Artigo]
    Alpha solenoid proteins play a key role in regulating the classical nuclear import pathway, recognizing a target protein and transporting it into the nucleus. Importin-α (Impα) is the solenoid responsible for cargo protein ...
  • Effects of autohydrolysis of Eucalyptus urograndis and Eucalyptus grandis on influence of chemical components and crystallinity index

    da Silva Morais, Alaine Patrícia Autor UNESP; Sansígolo, Cláudio Angeli Autor UNESP; de Oliveira Neto, Mario Autor UNESP (Bioresource Technology, 2016) [Artigo]
    Samples of Eucalyptus urograndis and Eucalyptus grandis sawdust were autohydrolyzed in aqueous conditions to reach temperatures in the range 110-190 °C and reaction times of 0-150 min in a minireactor. In each minireactor ...
  • Prediction of druggable proteins using machine learning and systems biology: A mini-review

    Kandoi, Gaurav; Acencio, Marcio L. Autor UNESP; Lemke, Ney Autor UNESP (Frontiers in Physiology, 2015) [Artigo]
    The emergence of -omics technologies has allowed the collection of vast amounts of data on biological systems. Although, the pace of such collection has been exponential, the impact of these data remains small on many ...
  • A novel synthetic quinolinone inhibitor presents proteolytic and hemorrhagic inhibitory activities against snake venom metalloproteases

    Baraldi, Patrícia T.; Magro, Angelo J. Autor UNESP; Matioli, Fábio F. Autor UNESP; Marcussi, Silvana; Lemke, Ney Autor UNESP; Calderon, Leonardo A.; Stábeli, Rodrigo G.; Soares, Andreimar M.; Correa, Arlene G.; Fontes, Marcos R.M. Autor UNESP (Biochimie, 2016) [Artigo]
    Metalloproteases play a fundamental role in snake venom envenomation inducing hemorrhagic, fibrigen(ogen)olytic and myotoxic effects in their victims. Several snake venoms, such as those from the Bothrops genus, present ...
  • Determination of gold standard techniques for skull and chest in pediatric computed radiography

    Alves, Allan Felipe Fattori Autor UNESP; Bacchim Neto, F. A. Autor UNESP; Ribeiro, S. M. Autor UNESP; Trindade, A. P. Autor UNESP; Pina, D. R. Autor UNESP; Miranda, J. R.A. Autor UNESP (IFMBE Proceedings, 2015) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    Pediatric patients are more radiosensitivity and have a longer life expectancy than adults, thus exposing them to a greater risk of developing cancer. The most appropriate radiographic technique for pediatric radiology ...
  • New experimental set up for ACB tomography

    Matos, R. V.R. Autor UNESP; Fonseca, P. R. Autor UNESP; Próspero, A. G. Autor UNESP; Grossklauss, D. B.B.S. Autor UNESP; Souza, D. L.M. Autor UNESP; Miranda, J. R.A. Autor UNESP (IFMBE Proceedings, 2015) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    New tomographic methods for the formation of free ionizing radiation has attracted great interest in the last decades, including the biosusceptometry AC tomography has important characteristic that can be exploited for the ...
  • Time of permanence in the bloodstream and biodistribution of MnFe2O4 in rats: Preliminary results

    Próspero, A. G. Autor UNESP; Fidelis-De-Oliveira, P. Autor UNESP; Quini, C. C. Autor UNESP; De Gobbi, J. Autor UNESP; Matos, J. F. Autor UNESP; Zufelato, N.; Bakuzis, A. F.; Miranda, J. Autor UNESP (IFMBE Proceedings, 2015) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    The Association between nanotechnology and biomagnetic diagnostic techniques unwrapped a whole new research field that allows us to noninvasively study physiological parameters, such as dynamic perfusion and retention in ...
  • Dose evaluation in medical staff during interventional radiology procedures

    Bacchim Neto, Fernando Antonio Autor UNESP; Alves, A. F.F. Autor UNESP; Alvarez, M. Autor UNESP; Rosa, M. Autor UNESP; Macedo De Freitas, C. C. Autor UNESP; Moura, R. Autor UNESP; Pina, D. R. Autor UNESP; Miranda, J. Autor UNESP (IFMBE Proceedings, 2015) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    Interventional Radiology is the radiology modality that provides the highest dose values to medical staff. Recent researches show that personal dosimeters may underestimate dose values in interventional physicians, especially ...
  • Quantification of hand tissues to dose optimization procedures in computed radiology

    Pavan, Ana Luiza Menegatti Autor UNESP; Pina, D. R. Autor UNESP; Giacomini, G. Autor UNESP; Yamashita, S. Autor UNESP; Ribeiro, S. M. Autor UNESP; Duarte, S. B.; Miranda, J. R.A. Autor UNESP (IFMBE Proceedings, 2015) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    This study presents the development of a homog-enous hand patient equivalent phantom (hPEP) to be used in an optimization process in computed radiography systems. Lucite and aluminum plates were used for hPEP construction ...
  • Objective quantification of chest radiography exams for pulmonary fibrosis

    Giacomini, Guilherme Autor UNESP; Pina, D. R. Autor UNESP; Alvarez, M. Autor UNESP; Oliveira, M. Autor UNESP; Pavan, A. L.M. Autor UNESP; Ribeiro, S. M. Autor UNESP; Pereira, P. C.M. Autor UNESP; Duarte, S. B.; Miranda, J. R.A. Autor UNESP (IFMBE Proceedings, 2015) [Trabalho apresentado em evento]
    Tuberculosis, caused by Mycobacterium tubercu-losis, is an infectious disease which remains a global health problem. The chest radiography is the common method employed to assess the tuberculosis evolution. Despite the ...
  • Performance, carcass and meat characteristics of two cattle categories finished on pasture during the dry season with supplementation in different forage allowance

    Aranha, A. S. Autor UNESP; Andrighetto, C. Autor UNESP; Lupatini, G. C. Autor UNESP; Mateus, G. P.; Ducatti, C. Autor UNESP; Roca, R. O. Autor UNESP; Martins, M. B. Autor UNESP; Santos, J. A. A.; Luz, P. A. C. Autor UNESP; Utsunomiya, A. T. H. Autor UNESP et al. (Arquivo Brasileiro De Medicina Veterinaria E Zootecnia, 2018) [Artigo]
    The objective this paper was to evaluate the effect of two categories of beef finished in pasture with supplementation with two herbage allowance on performance, carcass and meat characteristics. Thirty-six Guzera cattle ...
  • Assessment of tissue development in fattening quails using the stable isotope technique

    Rezende, J. C. R. Autor UNESP; Sartori, M. M. P. Autor UNESP; Sartori, J. R. Autor UNESP; Ducatti, C. Autor UNESP; Denadai, J. C. Autor UNESP; Pezzato, A. C. Autor UNESP (Journal Of Animal Physiology And Animal Nutrition, 2017) [Artigo]
    We aimed to study the behaviour of tissue renewal in blood, pectoral muscle and keel of fattening quails during their growth and adulthood through carbon-13 turnover using the stable isotope technique. Three hundred male ...
  • Hydrologic pulsing promotes spatial connectivity and food web subsidies in a subtropical coastal ecosystem

    Garcia, A. M.; Winemiller, K. O.; Hoeinghaus, D. J.; Claudino, M. C.; Bastos, R.; Correa, F.; Huckembeck, S.; Vieira, J.; Loebmann, D.; Abreu, P. et al. (Marine Ecology Progress Series, 2017) [Artigo]
    Resource pulsing is a widespread phenomenon, but its effects on ecosystem dynamics are often difficult to predict. Hydrological pulsing, in particular, is known to influence the structure and dynamics of fluvial and coastal ...
  • Multielement analysis of plant extracts with potential use in the treatment of peptic ulcers by synchrotron radiation total reflection X-ray fluorescence

    Vieira, Leticia Diniz Autor UNESP; Silva, Kathia Takeda da Autor UNESP; Giarola, Rodrigo Sanchez Autor UNESP; Inocente, Guilherme Franco Autor UNESP; Kushima, Helio Autor UNESP; Hiruma Lima, Clelia Akiko Autor UNESP; Hormaza, Joel Mesa Autor UNESP (Peerj, 2018) [Artigo]
    Some plants popularly employed for the treatment of peptic ulcers have proved to be attractive sources of new drugs. Despite extensive research, the pharmacological and toxicological potentials of these plants are not fully ...