Eder Silva de Oliveira

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Metarhizium anisopliae is an entomopathogenic fungus used in the biological control of some agricultural insect pests, and efforts are underway to use this fungus in the control of insect-borne human diseases. A large repertoire of proteins must be secreted by M. anisopliae to cope with the various available nutrients as this fungus switches through(More)
Neuropeptides have been shown to modulate the bidirectional communication between the central nervous and immune systems. The endooligopeptidase (EC 3.4.22.19), originally isolated and characterized in the nervous tissue, was shown to hydrolyse several neuropeptides and to generate enkephalin from enkephalin-containing peptides. This report shows the(More)
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