Heitor A. Paula Neto

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Apoptosis, involving both CD95/CD95L interactions and their modulation by nitric oxide (NO), is central to regulation of mature eosinophil numbers. However, its role in regulating eosinophil production from bone-marrow precursors is unknown. We examined the effects of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) and dexamethasone on eosinophil differentiation and survival in(More)
Overweight and obesity have become epidemic worldwide and are linked to sedentary lifestyle and the consumption of processed foods and drinks. Citrate is a metabolite that plays central roles in carbohydrate and lipid metabolism. In addition, citrate is the additive most commonly used by the food industry, and therefore is highly consumed. Extracellular(More)
1 Laboratório de Alvos Moleculares, Faculdade de Farmácia, Departamento de Biotecnologia Farmacêutica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2 Laboratório de Enzimologia e Controle do Metabolismo, Faculdade de Farmácia, Departamento de Biotecnologia Farmacêutica, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 3(More)
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