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Early endosome antigen 1 (EEA1) decreases in macrophages infected with Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
(Medical Mycology, 2013-10-01) [Artigo]
Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM) is a chronic granulomatous disease caused by the dimorphic fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, endemic in Latin America. P. brasiliensis has been observed in epithelial cells in vivo and in ...
Quercetin reduces Staphylococcus aureus interaction with neutrophils
(International Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemical Research, 2011-09-01) [Artigo]
Flavonoids, including quercetin, have been reported to modulate the ability of Staphylococcus aureus to adhere to host tissue without exhibiting direct antibacterial activity. In the present study, we evaluated the interaction ...
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 ...
Curcumin-mediated photodynamic inactivation of Candida albicans in a murine model of oral candidiasis
(Medical Mycology, 2013-04-01) [Artigo]
In vitro investigations of curcumin-mediated photodynamic therapy (PDT) are encouraging, but there is a lack of reliable in vivo evidence of its efficacy. This study describes the photoinactivation of Candida albicans in ...
Avaliação do perfil lipídico entre indivíduos com hepatite C
(Revista de Ciências Farmacêuticas Básica e Aplicada, 2012-08-15) [Artigo]
Metabolic profiles correlate with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and are prognostic for the viral response. However, little is known about the association between lipid profiles and viral load in chronic patients carrying ...