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Peptidomic comparison and characterization of the major components of the venom of the giant ant Dinoponera quadriceps collected in four different areas of Brazil.
UNLABELLED Despite the noxious effects inflicted by Dinoponera ant's envenomation, the information about the biological properties and composition of their venom is still very limited. Ants from theExpand
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D-xylose-fermenting and xylanase-producing yeast species from rotting wood of two Atlantic Rainforest habitats in Brazil.
This study investigated the yeast species associated with rotting wood in Brazilian Atlantic Rainforest ecosystems focusing on the identification of D-xylose-fermenting and/or xylanase-producingExpand
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Foliar endophytic fungi from Hevea brasiliensis and their antagonism on Microcyclus ulei
Endophytic fungi live inside plants as symbionts for at least one period of their life cycle. They play an important role in plant defence and could be promising sources of valuable natural bioactiveExpand
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Characterization of lactobacilli strains derived from cocoa fermentation in the south of Bahia for the development of probiotic cultures
Abstract In the last years, several factors have contributed to the development of probiotic cultures from locally sourced strains. In this paper, we aimed to characterize Lactobacillus plantarum andExpand
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Antimicrobial activity of Agave sisalana
This study was carried out to evaluate the antimicrobial activity of extracts of the leaves and leaf waste discarded in the process of obtaining the hard fibers of Agave sisalana. The antimicrobialExpand
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Chemical composition and pharmacological properties of the essential oils obtained seasonally from Lippia thymoides
Abstract Context: Lippia thymoides Mart. & Schauer (Verbenaceae) is used in folk medicine to treat wounds, fever, bronchitis, rheumatism, headaches, and weakness. Objective: This study determinatesExpand
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Volatile and non-volatile compounds and antimicrobial activity of Mansoa difficilis (Cham.) Bureau & K. Schum: (Bignoniaceae)
Essential oil from the leaves of Mansoa difficilis was analyzed by GC/MS. Oct-1-en-3-ol (49.65%) was the major compound, but diallyl di- and trisulfide were also present (0.85 and 0.37%,Expand
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Estudo comparativo in vivo entre o cimento de fosfato de zinco e o resinoso
A cimentacao da protese parcial fixa ao dente preparado e um passo relevante, pois e atraves desta que veda a diminuta area existente entre o elemento artificial e a estrutura dental, protegendo estaExpand
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Three novel ascomycetous yeast species of the Kazachstania clade, Kazachstania saulgeensis sp. nov., Kazachstaniaserrabonitensis sp. nov. and Kazachstania australis sp. nov. Reassignment of Candida
Five ascosporogenous yeast strains related to the genus Kazachstania were isolated. Two strains (CLIB 1764T and CLIB 1780) were isolated from French sourdoughs; three others (UFMG-CM-Y273T,Expand
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Genomic analysis and D-xylose fermentation of three novel Spathaspora species: Spathaspora girioi sp. nov., Spathaspora hagerdaliae f. a., sp. nov. and Spathaspora gorwiae f. a., sp. nov.
Three novel D-xylose-fermenting yeast species of Spathaspora clade were recovered from rotting wood in regions of the Atlantic Rainforest ecosystem in Brazil. Differentiation of new species was basedExpand
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