A. Carvalho

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This paper presents, VIANET, a new web framework addressing the distance learning scenario. The VIANET project aims at bringing together the most promising web technologies and standards, in order to attain a highly competitive online learning environment. Moreover, the new web framework includes a Learning Management System (LMS), a SCORM based Learning(More)
Vaginal infections with Candida spp. frequently occur in women of childbearing age. A small proportion of these women experience recurrent vulvovaginal candidosis (RVVC), which is characterized by at least three episodes of infection in one year. In addition to known risk factors such as antibiotics, diabetes, or pregnancy, host genetic variation and(More)
Acanthamoeba spp. are free-living amoebae that are ubiquitously distributed in the environment and can cause encephalomyelitis in animals and humans. The factors that contribute to Acanthamoeba infections include parasite biology, genetic diversity, environmental spread, and host susceptibility. The aim of the present study was to characterize isolates of(More)
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