Leticia Gonçalves Resende Pereira

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BACKGROUND The consumption of low glycemic index (LGI) foods before exercise results in slower and more stable glycemic increases. Besides maintaining an adequate supply of energy during exercise, this response may favor an increase in fat oxidation in the postprandial period before the exercise compared to high glycemic index (HGI) foods. The majority of(More)
CONTEXT Methotrexate (MTX) is used in the treatment of malignancies; however, its clinical application is limited by its toxic dose-related side effects. An alternative to overcome the toxicity of the MTX in healthy tissues is the design of an implantable device capable of controlling the delivery of this drug for an extended period within the tumor site.(More)
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