P. M. Ferreira de Araújo

Learn More
Objective: Bothrops venoms cause local edema, pain, hemorrhage and necrosis. In this study, we investigated the ability of Bothrops lanceolatus venom to cause edema in rat hind paws and examined the mediators involved. Materials and methods:Hind paw edema was induced in male Wister rats by the subplantar injection of venom (12.5–100 μg/paw) in the absence(More)
Background The xanthan gum production has been growing significantly. It is estimated an annual increase by about 5 to 10%. The production needs a carbon source in fermentation media and are commonly employed as glucose or sucrose, which accounts for about 50% of the cost of production. Therefore the use of agro-industrial residues, such as corn cob for the(More)
  • 1