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Encephalitozoon and Enterocytozoon (Microsporidia) spores in stool from pigeons and exotic birds: microsporidia spores in birds.
Microsporidia are considered to be a cause of emerging and opportunistic infections in humans, and the species that infect humans can also infect a wide range of animals, raising concerns forExpand
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The effect of cyclophosphamide on brainstem remyelination following local ethidium bromide injection in Wistar rats.
Long-term cyclophosphamide (CY) treatment was used in male Wistar rats submitted to ethidium bromide (EB) demyelinating model to investigate ultrastructurally the drug effects on remyelination and onExpand
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Delayed Schwann cell and oligodendrocyte remyelination after ethidium bromide injection in the brainstem of Wistar rats submitted to streptozotocin diabetogenic treatment.
Schwann cell disturbance followed by segmental demyelination in the peripheral nervous system occurs in diabetic patients. Since Schwann cell and oligodendrocyte remyelination in the central nervousExpand
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High dilutions of antimony modulate cytokines production and macrophage – Leishmania (L.) amazonensis interaction in vitro
Background: In previous results mice treated with high dilutions of antimony presented reduction of monocyte migration to the site of infection with increase in B lymphocytes population in the localExpand
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Prevalência de Cryptosporidium sp. em cães de instituições da cidade de São Paulo
OBJETIVO: Os caes sao importante fonte de infeccao da criptosporidiose para o homem. O objetivo do estudo foi avaliar a ocorrencia de Cryptosporidium sp. em caes e, adicionalmente, comparar duasExpand
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Infecção experimental pelo Encephalitozoon cuniculi em camundongos imunossuprimidos com dexametasona
OBJECTIVE: Microsporidian Encephalitozoon cuniculi has been recognized as an opportunistic pathogen in immunosuppressed individuals, such as AIDS patients. The objective of the study was to developExpand
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[Experimental Encephalitozoon cuniculi infection in dexamethasone-immunosuppressed mice].
OBJECTIVE Microsporidian Encephalitozoon cuniculi has been recognized as an opportunistic pathogen in immunosuppressed individuals, such as AIDS patients. The objective of the study was to developExpand
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Effect of Three Drugs against Encephalitozoon cuniculi Infection in Immunosuppressed Mice
ABSTRACT Microsporidia comprise a large group of obligate intracellular parasites. The microsporidian Encephalitozoon cuniculi causes disseminated infection in immunosuppressed patients with HIV,Expand
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Identification of Encephalitozoon and Enterocytozoon (Microsporidia) Spores in Stool and Urine Samples Obtained from Free-Living South American Coatis (Nasua nasua)
ABSTRACT This study emphasizes the importance of free-living coatis as a potential source of microsporidian infection for humans living in large cities. We found 19 (31.7%) positive results among 60Expand
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Ultrastructural study of the effects of cyclosporine in the brainstem of Wistar rats submitted to the ethidium bromide demyelinating model.
The ethidium bromide-demyelinating model (EB) was used to study remyelination in the brainstem under the use of cyclosporine (CsA). Wistar rats were submitted to intracisternal injection of 0.1% EBExpand
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