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Macrophages have important roles in both lipid metabolism and inflammation and are central to immunity to intracellular pathogens. Foam-like, lipid-laden macrophages are present during the course of(More)
Parasite‐derived lipids may play important roles in host‐pathogen interactions and escape mechanisms. Herein, we evaluated the role of schistosomal‐derived lipids in Toll‐like receptor (TLR)-2 and(More)
Due to difficulties concerning morphological identification of planorbid snails of the genus Biomphalaria, and given a high variation of characters and in the organs with muscular tissue, we designed(More)
A simple and single-step technique based on multiplex PCR (multiplex polymerase chain reaction) has been developed for simultaneous identification of Brazilian Biomphalaria species, the intermediate(More)