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There has recently been increased interest in the potential health effects of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on the immune system. Paracoccidioidomycosis is the most important endemic mycosis in Latin America. Macrophages have a fundamental role and act as first line of organism defense. The purpose of this study was to analyze the effect of n-3 fatty(More)
The influence of three chemical dips using ascorbic acid (AA), citric acid (CA) and calcium chloride (CC) on the polyphenoloxidase (PPO) activity and on the total phenolic content of minimally processed (MP) apple ( Malus domestica, cv. Jonagored) during cold storage was evaluated and a potential relationship with enzymatic browning was investigated. An(More)
The forthcoming presentation examines the institutional reactions to a report on human rights abuses in Angola’s diamond areas, which was published in Portugal in September 2011, in order to circumvent censorship in Angola. Entitled “Diamantes de Sangue: Corrupção e Tortura em Angola” (translated “Blood Diamonds: Corruption and Torture in Angola”), the(More)
Image Steganography is the computing field of hiding information from a source into a target image in a way that it becomes almost imperceptible from one’s eyes. Despite the high capacity of hiding information, the usual Least Significant Bit (LSB) techniques could be easily discovered. In order to hide information in more significant bits, the target image(More)
This study presents a combined use of multi-sensor remote sensing and in-situ data for the analysis and interpretation of oceanic features observed at the continental shelf and slope of the Campos Basin, southeastern Brazilian coast. Ocean color (SeaWiFS), thermal infrared (AVHRR), scatterometer (QuikSCAT) and SAR (RADARSAT-1) data were integrated in a GIS(More)
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