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  • Renata Heisler Neves, Michele Costa-Silva, +5 authors José Roberto Machado-Silva
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
  • 2004 (First Publication: 1 March 2004)
  • A comparative morphometric study was performed to identify host-induced morphological alterations in Schistosoma mansoni adult worms. A wild parasite population was obtained from a naturally infectedContinue Reading
  • Michele Costa-Silva, Rosângela Rodrigues-Silva, +4 authors José Roberto Machado-Silva
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
  • 2002 (First Publication: 1 October 2002)
  • Histopathologic and morphometric (area, perimeter, major and minor diameters) analysis of hepatic granulomas isolated from twelve naturally infected Nectomys squamipes were compared to fourContinue Reading
  • Elaine Machado Martinez, Michele Costa-Silva, Renata Heisler Neves, Regina Maria Figueiredo de Oliveira, José Roberto Machado-Silva
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao…
  • 2008 (First Publication: 1 August 2008)
  • The water-rat Nectomys squamipes is mostly important non-human host in schistosomiasis mansoni transmission in Brazil, due to its susceptibility, high abundance and water-contact pattern. DuringContinue Reading
  • Renata Heisler Neves, Alba Cristina Miranda de Barros Alencar, +4 authors Delir Corrêa Gomes
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Experimental parasitology
  • 2007 (First Publication: 1 April 2007)
  • This study investigated whether long-term feeding a high-fat diet (HFC) has an effect on schistosomiasis mansoni outcome compared to standard chow diet (SC). Swiss Webster female mice (3 wk old) fedContinue Reading
  • Renata Heisler Neves, Michele Costa-Silva, +4 authors José Roberto Machado-Silva
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
  • 2003 (First Publication: 1 April 2003)
  • Schistosoma mansoni adult worms with genital anomalies isolated from Nectomys squamipes (Muridae: Sigmodontinae) were studied by confocal laser scanning microscopy under the reflected mode. One maleContinue Reading
  • Láiza Alencar Santos Barros, Michele Costa-Silva, Carla de Lamare Biolchini, Renata Heisler Neves, José Roberto Machado-Silva
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Brazilian journal of medical and biological…
  • 2009 (First Publication: 1 September 2009)
  • A study was undertaken to investigate the effect of administering praziquantel (PZQ), focusing on the liver stereological findings of malnourished mice infected with Schistosoma mansoni. ThirtyContinue Reading
    The Brazilian grass mouse Akodon cursor Winge, 1887 is notably susceptible to both natural and experimental infection by Schistosoma mansoni Sambon, 1907. This study was concerned with theContinue Reading
  • Michele Costa-Silva, Lucas de Andrade Barros, +4 authors Arnaldo Maldonado-Júnior
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Experimental parasitology
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 April 2012)
  • The therapeutic effects of praziquantel (PZQ) against a Schistosoma mansoni isolate derived from Nectomys squamipes (isolate R) and a susceptible isolate (BH) were analyzed in Swiss mice by fecal eggContinue Reading
    Human and experimental studies have shown that chronic schistosomiasis mansoni protects against metabolic disorders through direct and indirect pathways. This study aims to investigate theContinue Reading