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Isolation of magnetic nanoparticles from pachycondyla marginata ants
We report on the presence of magnetic iron oxides in the migratory ant Pachycondyla marginata. Magnetic particles were extracted from different parts of the ant (head, thorax and abdomen) usingExpand
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Do neotropical migrant butterflies navigate using a solar compass?
Many tropical butterfly species are well-known for their migratory behaviour. Although these insects can maintain a constant direction throughout the day, the physiological mechanisms of orientationExpand
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Mitochondria as a Biosensor for Drug-induced Toxicity – Is It Really Relevant?
Mitochondria, from the Greek mito (thread) and chondros (grains) are small organelles that exist as a network in the cytoplasm of eukaryotic cells, performing a variety of important functionsExpand
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An Algebraic Approach for H-matrix Preconditioners ∗ Suely
Hierarchical matrices (H-matrices) approximate matrices in a data-sparse way, and the approximate arithmetic for H-matrices is almost optimal. In this paper we present an algebraic approach toExpand
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Spontaneous poisoning by Ricinus communis ( Euphorbiaceae ) in cattle 1
Albuquerque S.S.C., Rocha B.P., Albuquerque R.F., Oliveira J.S., Medeiros R.M.T., Riet-Correa F., Evêncio-Neto J. & Mendonça F.S. 2014. Spontaneous poisoning by Ricinus communis (Euphorbiaceae) inExpand
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Produção e composição do leite de vacas alimentadas com dietas com diferentes proporções de forragem e teores de lipídeos
Milk yield and composition of Holstein dairy cows fed different forage to concentrate ratio as well as different lipid contents in the diets were studied. Eight cows with 58±9 days in milk andExpand
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Fatal pulmonary embolism in hospitalized patients. Clinical diagnosis versus pathological confirmation.
OBJECTIVE - To assess the incidence of fatal pulmonary embolism (FPE), the accuracy of clinical diagnosis, and the profile of patients who suffered an FPE in a tertiary University Hospital. METHODS -Expand
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OCCURRENCE OF AFLATOXIN B 1 IN NATURAL PRODUCTS
The media claims for the consumption of natural resource-based food have gradually increased in both developing and developed countries. The interest in the safety of these products is partially dueExpand
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Meat Science and Muscle Biology I
High-intensity ultrasound has been used to modify the physical or chemical properties of food. Several areas have investigated the potential future development of this technique in the food industry.Expand
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