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Highlights in nanocarriers for the treatment against cervical cancer
(Materials Science and Engineering C, 2017-11-01) [Resenha]
Cervical cancer is the second most common malignant tumor in women worldwide and has a high mortality rate, especially when it is associated with human papillomavirus (HPV). In US, an estimated 12,820 cases of invasive ...
Parkinson’s disease: A review from pathophysiology to treatment
(Mini-Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry, 2020-01-01) [Resenha]
Parkinson's Disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disease in the elderly population, with a higher prevalence in men, independent of race and social class; it affects approximately 1.5 to 2.0% of the ...
Alzheimer's disease: A review from the pathophysiology to diagnosis, new perspectives for pharmacological treatment
(Current Medicinal Chemistry, 2018-01-01) [Resenha]
Dementia is characterized by the impairment of cognition and behavior of people over 65 years. Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most prevalent neurodegenerative disorder in the world, as approximately 47 million people are ...
An updated review of metal–organic framework materials in photo(electro)catalytic applications: From CO2 reduction to wastewater treatments
(Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, 2021-04-01) [Resenha]
This review summarizes recent advances in the development of metal–organic framework (MOF) materials, focusing on their photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic activities for different applications, such as CO2 reduction, ...
Essential Oil of Cymbopogon nardus (L.) Rendle: A Strategy to Combat Fungal Infections Caused by Candida Species
(International Journal Of Molecular Sciences, 2016-08-01) [Resenha]
Background: The incidence of fungal infections, especially those caused by Candida yeasts, has increased over the last two decades. However, the indicated therapy for fungal control has limitations. Hence, medicinal plants ...
Mechanisms in the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis involved in control of autonomic and neuroendocrine functions: A review
(Current Neuropharmacology, 2013-04-30) [Resenha]
The bed nucleus of the stria terminalis (BNST) is a heterogeneous and complex limbic forebrain structure, which plays an important role in controlling autonomic, neuroendocrine and behavioral responses. The BNST is thought ...