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Human, canine and equine (Equus caballus) leishmaniasis due to Leishmania braziliensis (= L. braziliensis brazilienzis) in the south-west region of São Paulo state, Brazil
(Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1990-03-01) [Artigo]
Efficacy of topical permethrin as repellent against aedes aegypti's bites
(Dermatology Online Journal, 2008-07-01) [Artigo]
Mosquitoes are the most important vectors of infectious diseases and their bites are related to several adverse skin reactions. Permethrin impregnated clothes are an efficient strategy against arthropods' bites; however, ...
Prevalence and macro- and microscopic lesions produced by Gasterophilus nasalis (Diptera : Oestridae) in the Botucatu Region, SP, Brazil
(Veterinary Parasitology, 2001-12-13) [Artigo]
The objective of the present study was to investigate the prevalence of Gasterophilus nasalis larvae in Botucatu, the central west region of São Paulo State, Brazil, and to describe the lesions caused by the parasite. The ...
TRYPANOSOMA-CRUZI RNA - CHARACTERIZATION IN CL STRAIN
(European Journal of Cell Biology, 1980-01-01) [Resumo]
Previous contact with Strongyloides venezuelensis contributed to prevent insulitis in MLD-STZ diabetes
(Experimental Parasitology, 2013-06-01) [Artigo]
Epidemiological and experimental studies support the idea that helminth infections can induce a protective effect against the development of autoimmune and allergic diseases. In this study we characterized the immune ...
Parasitic infection of the appendix as a cause of acute appendicitis
(Parasitology Research, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
The association between parasitic infection of the appendix and acute appendicitis has been widely investigated. The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the prevalence of parasitic infection of the appendix in ...
Appendiceal taeniasis presenting like acute appendicitis
(Parasitology Research, 2005-09-01) [Artigo]
A case of parasitic appendicitis caused by Taenia sp. in a 28-year-old woman from Brazil is reported. Histopathological data and a description of the helminthe found in the appendix lumen are presented.
Antitumoural effect of an L-amino acid oxidase isolated from Bothrops jararaca snake venom
(Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, 2008-06-01) [Artigo]
An L-amino acid oxidase (BjarLAAO-I) from Bothrops jararaca snake venom was highly purified using a stepwise sequential chromatography on Sephadex G-75, Benzamidine Sepharose and Phenyl Sepharose. Purified BjarLAAO-I showed ...
Cytokine profile of Ehrlich ascites tumor treated with Bothrops jararaca venom
(Mediators of Inflammation, 2002-08-01) [Artigo]
WE previously demonstrated that Bothrops jararaca venom (BjV) has an antitumor effect on Ehrlich ascites tumor (EAT) cells and induces an increase of polymorphonuclear leukocytes in early stages of tumor growth. It has ...
HUMAN SYNGAMOSIS - 2 CASES OF CHRONIC COUGH CAUSED BY MAMMOMONOGAMUS-LARYNGEUS
(Chest, 1993-01-01) [Artigo]
Parasites of the genus Mammomonogamus may occasionally affect the human respiratory tract, causing human syngamosis. We describe two cases of chronic unproductive cough caused by Mammomonogamus laryngeus that occurred in ...