Eduardo Guimarães Hourneaux de Moura

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The use of eggplant has been suggested to treat different diseases. We studied the effect of eggplant extract on the labeling of red blood cells (RBC) and plasma proteins with technetium-99m (Tc-99m)(More)
Malnutrition during lactation reduces milk production and changes pup's leptin serum levels. To test prolactin role in this nutritional state, we evaluated whether prolactin suppression during(More)
The lysotypes, plasmidial profiles, and profiles of resistance to antimicrobial agents were determined in 111 Salmonella Typhimurium strains isolated from feces and blood of children treated in Rio(More)
Neuromedin B (NB) is a recently discovered neuropeptide related to bombesin. It is localized to thyrotropes and we have previously shown that it directly inhibits thyrotropin (TSH) release from the(More)
Epidemiological studies show a higher prevalence of obesity in children from smoking mothers and smoking may affect human thyroid function. To evaluate the mechanism of smoking as an imprinting(More)