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Freund's adjuvant-induced inflammation: clinical findings and its effect on hepcidin mRNA expression in horses
(Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2014-01-01) [Artigo]
Hypoferremia observed during systemic inflammatory disorders is regulated by hepcidin. Hepcidin up-regulation is particularly important during acute inflammation, as it restricts the availability of iron, which is necessary ...
Tobacco smoke induces ventricular remodeling associated with an increase in NADPH oxidase activity
(European Heart Journal, 2011-08-01) [Resumo]
Molecular epidemiology and extended-spectrum β-lactamases production of klebsiella pneumoniae isolated from three dairy herds
(Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2013-09-30) [Artigo]
The objectives of this study were to isolate Klebsiella pneumoniae from different sources in three dairy cattle herds, to use the pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) to measure genotypic similarities between isolates ...
Effects of Ocimum basilicum Linn Essential Oil and Sodium Hexametaphosphate on the Shelf Life of Fresh Chicken Sausage
(Journal of Food Protection, 2014-06-01) [Artigo]
Although consumers and the food industry have an interest in reducing the use of synthetic additives, the consumption of processed meat in Brazil has been increasing because of the easy preparation and low cost. Owing to ...
Silibinin attenuates oxidative metabolism and cytokine production by monocytes from preeclamptic women.
(Free Radical Research, 2013-04-01) [Artigo]
Silibinin is a polyphenolic plant flavonoid with anti-inflammatory properties. The present study investigated the effect of silibinin on oxidative metabolism and cytokine production - tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α), ...
Propolis Immunomodulatory Action In Vivo on Toll-Like Receptors 2 and 4 Expression and on Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines Production in Mice
(Phytotherapy Research, 2010-08-01) [Artigo]
Propolis is a bee product and its immunomodulatory action has been the subject of intense investigation lately. The recent discovery and characterization of the family of Toll-like receptors (TLR) have triggered a great ...
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis Uses Endogenous and Exogenous Arachidonic Acid for PGE(x) Production
(Mycopathologia, 2010-08-01) [Artigo]
Paracoccidioides brasiliensis is the agent of paracoccidioidomycosis, the most prevalent deep mycosis in Latin America. Production of eicosanoids during fungal infections plays a critical role on fungal biology as well as ...
Sporothrix schenckii sensu stricto Isolated from Soil in an Armadillo's Burrow
(Mycopathologia, 2014-04-01) [Artigo]
Sporotrichosis is a polymorphic disease of man and animals caused by traumatic implantation of propagules into the skin and subcutaneous tissue. Pathogenic species includes S. brasiliensis, S. schenckii, S. globosa and S. ...
Assessment of the risk of raw milk consumption related to staphylococcal food poisoning
(Ciência Animal Brasileira, 2010) [Artigo]
This study aimed to identify the risks of staphylococcal food poisoning due to the consumption of raw milk. Fifty-one farms in Londrina (PR) and 50 in Pelotas (RS) were analyzed, to determine the population of coagulase-positive ...
4th Symposium of Immunology: Tumor Immunobiology
(Annual Review of Biomedical Sciences, 2011) [Artigo]
This Abstract book includes all Abstracts of presentations at the 4th Symposion of Immunology: Tumor Immunology, which occurred in the São Paulo State University - UNESP, Bioscience Institute, Botucatu, SP, Brazil, from ...