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Quantitative cell-cycle protein expression in oral cancer assessed by computer-assisted system
(Histology and Histopathology, 2006-07-01) [Artigo]
The knowledge of cell-cycle control has shown that the capacity of malignant growth is acquired by the stepwise accumulation of defects in specific genes regulating cell growth. Histologic diagnosis might be improved by a ...
Candida albicans inactivation and cell membrane integrity damage by microwave irradiation
(Mycoses, 2007-03-01) [Artigo]
In indicating the microwave irradiation for disinfecting dentures it is necessary to see how this procedure influences Candida albicans integrity and viability. The aim of this study was to evaluate the ability of microwaves ...
Cytotoxicity of denture base resins: Effect of water bath and microwave postpolymerization heat treatments
(International Journal of Prosthodontics, 2004-05-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: This study compared the effect of two postpolymerization heat treatments on the cytotoxicity of three denture base resins on L929 cells using 3H-thymidine incorporation and MTT assays. Materials and Methods: Sample ...
Role of TLR-2 and fungal surface antigens on innate immune response against Sporothrix schenckii
(Immunological Investigations, 2013-01-01) [Artigo]
Sporotrichosis is an infection caused by the dimorphic fungus Sporothrix schenckii. Toll-like receptors (TLRs) play an important role in immunity, since they bind to pathogen surface antigens and initiate the immune response. ...
Phototoxic effect of curcumin on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and L929 fibroblasts
(Lasers in Medical Science, 2013-02-01) [Artigo]
Photodynamic therapy has been investigated as an alternative method of killing pathogens in response to the multiantibiotic resistance problem. This study evaluated the photodynamic effect of curcumin on methicillin-resistant ...