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Reaction of Müller cells in an experimental rat model of increased intraocular pressure following timolol, latanoprost and brimonidine
The aim of this study was to evaluate the reaction of Müller cells in an experimental rat model of intraocular pressure (IOP) and their response to treatment with ocular hypotensive drugs. EpiscleralExpand
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Quantitative age-related changes in dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus relay neurons of the rat
An ultrastructural and quantitative study of the age-related changes occurring in the relay neurons of the dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus (dLGN) was carried out using male Wistar rats aged 3, 18,Expand
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Study of the effects of ocular hypotensive drugs on number of neurons in the retinal ganglion layer in a rat experimental glaucoma
Purpose We investigated the effects of antiglaucomatous drugs on neurons in the retinal ganglion layer (RGL) in an experimental model of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP). Methods Three episcleralExpand
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A new species of Dasyhelea Kieffer (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) from Brazilian Amazonia.
A new species from Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil, Dasyhelea eloyi Díaz & Ronderos, is described, illustrated and photomicrograph as larva, pupa and male and female adults based on examination withExpand
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Quantitative age-related changes in NADPH-diaphorase-positive neurons in the ventral lateral geniculate nucleus
Age-related changes in nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate-diaphorase (NADPH-d) were examined in the rat ventral lateral geniculate nucleus (vLGN) using histochemical methods. Eighteen ratsExpand
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Observations on the immatures of Dasyhelea necrophila Spinelli & Rodríguez in laboratory (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
Abstract Data obtained from observations in the laboratory on the morphology and biology of immatures of Dasyhelea necrophila Spinelli & Rodriguez are provided. Eggs and larvae were collected fromExpand
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Redescription of pupa and adult of Stilobezzia fiebrigi Kieffer 1917 (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
Abstract The adult of the predaceous midge Stilobezzia fiebrigi Kieffer is redescribed and illustrated by using binocular compound microscope, and the pupa is redescribed by using binocularExpand
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New contributions to the knowledge of the immatures of Stilobezzia punctulata Lane and Stilobezzia fiebrigi Kieffer (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae).
The fourth instar larva of Stilobezzia punctulata Lane is described for the first time and the one of Stilobezzia fiebrigi Kieffer is redescribed. They are illustrated and photomicrographed fromExpand
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The biting and predaceous midges of Guadeloupe (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). II. Species of the subfamily Dasyheleinae.
We provide descriptions, photographs and illustrations of 13 new species and new records of eight other species of biting midges in the genus Dasyhelea Kieffer from Guadeloupe. Included are the firstExpand
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Schizonyxhelea thomsenae (Wirth), description of the pupa and first records from Argentina, Brazil and Peru (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae).
The pupa of Schizonyxhelea thomsenae (Wirth) is described and illustrated from material collected in Misiones province, Argentina. A key for the four known species of pupae of Schizonyxhelea isExpand
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