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A Gondwanan imprint on global diversity and domestication of wine and cider yeast Saccharomyces uvarum.
In addition to Saccharomyces cerevisiae, the cryotolerant yeast species S. uvarum is also used for wine and cider fermentation but nothing is known about its natural history. Here we use a populationExpand
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Prevalence of tuberculosis in prisons: risk factors and molecular epidemiology.
SETTING Tuberculosis (TB) in prisons is a challenge for the public health system. Active and passive case screening are important tools for TB case detection. OBJECTIVE To characterise TB in aExpand
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HIV-1 vertical transmission in Rio Grande, Southern Brazil
The aim of this study was to determine the rate and risk factors of HIV-1 mother-to-child transmission (MTCT), the timing of transmission and the transmitted subtype in a population where subtypes BExpand
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[Human papillomavirus: prevalence and genotypes found among HIV-positive and negative women at a reference center in the far south of Brazil].
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was detect the presence of human papillomavirus and investigate the prevalence and distribution of the HPV-6, 11, 16 and 18 genotypes among HIV-1 positive andExpand
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Infecção urinária na gravidez: análise dos métodos para diagnóstico e do tratamento
Purpose: to assess the diagnostic and therapeutic aspects and the complications of symptomatic urinary tract infections (UTI) during pregnancy of patients who were hospitalized. Methods: a total ofExpand
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Polymorphisms of the IL-6, IL-8 and IL-10 genes and the risk of gastric pathology in patients infected with Helicobacter pylori.
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Helicobacter pylori-induced gastric mucosal inflammation is mediated by proinflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokines. Polymorphisms in genes that code cytokines influenceExpand
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Diagnosis and treatment of cervical cancer during pregnancy.
CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE One third of all cervical carcinomas occur during the reproductive period. Cervical carcinoma is the second greatest cause of death due to cancer during this phase. TheExpand
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Prevalence of Candida spp. in cervical-vaginal samples and the in vitro susceptibility of isolates
Vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC) is an infection of the genital mucosa caused by different species of the genus Candida. Considering the lack of data on this topic in the south of Brazil, this studyExpand
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The prevalence of trichomoniasis and associated factors among women treated at a university hospital in southern Brazil
Background Trichomoniasis is the most prevalent non-viral sexually transmitted disease (STD) in the world; however, it remains a neglected parasitic disease. This study aimed to determine theExpand
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Late response to anti-TNF-α therapy in refractory mucocutaneous lesions of Behçet’s disease
Behçet’s disease (BD) is a multisystem chronic inflammatory disorder characterized by oral and genital ulceration and ocular involvement. Recurrent oral and genital ulcers are the most commonExpand
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