Manoel Ótavio da Costa Rocha

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The role of interleukin 10 (IL-10) and gamma interferon (IFN-gamma) on the development of pathology in human Chagas' disease was investigated. Two categories of patients, low and high producers of(More)
Interactions between macrophages and lymphocytes through costimulatory molecules and cytokines are essential for mounting an efficient immune response and controlling its pathogenic potential. Here(More)
Chronic chagasic cardiomyopathy (CCC) is characterized mainly by a dilated cardiomyopathy complicated by frequent and complex ventricular arrhythmias and/or conduction defects. The aim of the present(More)
BACKGROUND Chagas disease cardiomyopathy is a common form of dilated cardiomyopathy worldwide, and an important cause of stroke in Latin America. The long-term cumulative risk of ischemic(More)