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Urban and suburban malaria in Rondônia (Brazilian Western Amazon) II. Perennial transmissions with high anopheline densities are associated with human environmental changes
Longitudinal entomological surveys were performed in Vila Candelária and adjacent rural locality of Bate Estaca concomitantly with a clinical epidemiologic malaria survey. Vila Candelária is a riverside periurban neighborhood ...
HLA class II polymorphism in Brazilian populations
(Instituto de Ci??ncias da Sa??de/ Universidade Federal da Bahia, 2005-05)
Frequency of genetic polymorphisms of PXR gene in the Brazilian population
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2011)
INTRODUCTION: PXR polymorphisms have been implicated in modulating CYP3A4 and PXR expression, potentially accounting for interindividual differences in drug metabolism. The prevalence of PXR polymorphisms varies among ...
Criteria for central obesity in a brazilian population: impact on the metabolic syndrome
(Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia, 2006-10)
Distribution of QPY and RAH haplotypes of granzyme B gene in distinct Brazilian populations
(SOC BRASILEIRA MEDICINA TROPICALBRASILIA, 2012)
Introduction: The cytolysis mediated by granules is one of the most important effector functions of cytotoxic T lymphocytes and natural killer cells. Recently, three single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) were identified ...
Impact of population admixture on the distribution of immune response co-stimulatory genes polymorphisms in a Brazilian population
(Elsevier B.V., 2015-11-01)
Co-stimulatory molecules are essential in the orchestration of immune response and polymorphisms in their genes are associated with various diseases. However, in the case of variable allele frequencies among continental ...
Distribution of Brazilian dermatologists according to geographic location, population and HDI of municipalities: an ecological study
(Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia, 2014-12-01)
This study investigated the geographic distribution of dermatologists in Brazilian municipalities in relation to the population, regions of the country and human development index. We conducted an ecological study based ...