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Anticandidal Efficacy of Cinnamon Oil Against Planktonic and Biofilm Cultures of Candida parapsilosis and Candida orthopsilosis
(Mycopathologia, 2011-12-01) [Artigo]
Candida parapsilosis is yeast capable of forming biofilms on medical devices. Novel approaches for the prevention and eradication of the biofilms are desired. This study investigated the anticandidal activity of sixteen ...
Candida parapsilosis complex water isolates from a haemodialysis unit: biofilm production and in vitro evaluation of the use of clinical antifungals
(Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2011-09-01) [Artigo]
Candida parapsilosis, currently divided into three distinct species, proliferates in glucose-rich solutions and has been associated with infections resulting from the use of medical devices made of plastic, an environment ...
Alchornea glandulosa Ethyl Acetate Fraction Exhibits Antiangiogenic Activity: Preliminary Findings from In Vitro Assays Using Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells
(Journal of Medicinal Food, 2011-10-01) [Artigo]
Alchornea glandulosa has traditionally been used in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of immune-inflammatory diseases and as an antiulcer agent to heal gastric ulcer and gastritis. Angiogenesis is a complex multistep ...
Liver HLA-G expression is associated with multiple clinical and histopathological forms of chronic hepatitis B virus infection
(Journal of Viral Hepatitis, 2011-02-01) [Artigo]
As the mechanisms leading to the persistence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection are poorly understood and as the histocompatibility leucocyte antigen (HLA)-G is well described as a tolerogenic molecule, we evaluated HLA-G ...
Planejamento experimental na otimização da extração dos frutos de Syzygium cumini (L.) skeels
(Química Nova, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to standardize the extractive solution of Syzygium cumini. The extractive solution was selected through a full factorial design, considering the extraction method (maceration-5-days, turbo extraction, ...
A Nonstaining and Tasteless Hydrophobic Salt of Chlorhexidine
(Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2011-08-01) [Artigo]
Chlorhexidine (CHX) remains one of the most effective and widely used antiplaque agents around the world, although its side effects still limit a long-term usage as the patient compliance for oral treatment with CHX. We ...