Now showing items 1-10 of 389
Dietary, anthropometric, and biochemical determinants of uric acid in free-living adults
Background: High plasma uric acid (UA) is a prerequisite for gout and is also associated with the metabolic syndrome and its components and consequently risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. Hence, the management of ...
Avaliação bioquímica do extrato etanólico de própolis em ratos
Propolis is a natural product collected by honey bees containing, among other biochemical constituents, a variety of flavonoids. Propolis is a folk medicinal employed for treating various diseases. It is alleged to exhibit ...
Modulation of insulin secretion by physical training during recovery from protein malnutrition in rats
Objective: The purpose of the present study was to examine insulin secretion in rats submitted to protein restriction and nutritional recovery associated or not to physical training. Methods: The experiment was designed ...
Purification of IgG and albumin from human plasma by aqueous two phase system fractionation
The current shortages in human plasma products at global levels justify the development of new, cost effective plasma fractionation methods. We have developed a fractionation process to obtain immunoglobulin G (IgG) and ...
Influence of Apical Periodontitis on Stress Oxidative Parameters in Diabetic Rats
Introduction In this study, we investigated if apical periodontitis (AP) associated with diabetes influenced the levels of endogenous antioxidants, the total antioxidant capacity (TAC), and the oxidant parameter in the ...
Systemic hypertension in patients with glomerulonephritis
Although systemic hypertension is very common in patients with glomerulonephritis there is a dispute if this alteration is consequence of the glomerulonephritis per se or is a consequence of the renal failure secondary to ...