Adriana de Fátima Pereira

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OBJECTIVE Depression is a frequent psychiatric disorder in children with temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). However, severity of depressive symptoms (DS) is frequently neglected in these patients. This study aimed to determine severity of DS and global functioning by using quantitative measures and to establish their correlation with patients' demographics and(More)
This work aimed to verify the genetic variability of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense isolates based on aggressiveness and molecular data (ISSR, SSR and sequencing of the TEF-1α gene). A total of 152 isolates collected from banana-producing areas in the north and south regions of the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil, were compared. Isolates were collected(More)
Poly(ε-caprolactone) implants containing etoposide, an important chemotherapeutic agent and topoisomerase II inhibitor, were fabricated by a melt method and characterized in terms of content uniformity, morphology, drug physical state, and sterility. In vitro and in vivo drug release from the implants was also evaluated. The cytotoxic activity of implants(More)
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