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Immunostimulatory effects of the phenolic compounds from lichens on nitric oxide and hydrogen peroxide production
(Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosy, 2009-10-01) [Artigo]
The effects of isolated compounds from Brazilian lichens and their derivatives on H 2O 2 and NO production were studied using murine macrophages as a part of an attempt to understand their possible immunomodulatory properties. ...
Multiplex PCR use for Staphylococcus aureus identification and oxacillin and mupirocin resistance evaluation
(Revista de Ciências Farmacêuticas Básica e Aplicada, 2009-09-01) [Artigo]
Oxacillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus represents a serious problem in hospitals worldwide, increasing infected patients' mortality and morbidity and raising treatment costs and internment time. In this study, the results ...
Determinação da resistência de Staphylococcus aureus: Um desafio?
(Revista de Ciências Farmacêuticas Básica e Aplicada, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this study was to identify the resistance profile of Staphylococcus aureus strains, in relation to induced clindamycin resistance, and to detect oxacillin resistance by the routine phenotypic methods. The strains ...
DNA vaccine containing the mycobacterial hsp65 gene prevented insulitis in MLD-STZ diabetes
(Journal of Immune Based Therapies and Vaccines, 2009-09-15) [Artigo]
Background: Our group previously demonstrated that a DNA plasmid encoding the mycobacterial 65-kDa heat shock protein (DNA-HSP65) displayed prophylactic and therapeutic effect in a mice model for tuberculosis. This protection ...