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Response of macrophage Toll-like receptor 4 to a Sporothrix schenckii lipid extract during experimental sporotrichosis
(Immunology, 2009-10-01) [Artigo]
P>Toll-like receptors have been implicated in the recognition of various pathogens, including bacteria, viruses, protozoa and fungi. However, no information is available about Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) participation in ...
Inhibition of Nitric Oxide and Tumour Necrosis Factor-alpha Production in Peritoneal Macrophages by Aspergillus nidulans Melanin
(Biological & Pharmaceutical Bulletin, 2013-12-01) [Artigo]
The naturally occurring pigment, melanin is found in organisms of all phylogenetic kingdoms, including fungi, and exhibits a wide range of biological activities. Our objective was to investigate the effects of melanin ...