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Understanding intellectual disability through RASopathies
Intellectual disability, commonly known as mental retardation in the International Classification of Disease from World Health Organization, is the term that describes an intellectual and adaptive cognitive disability that ...
A interação entre a fertilidade do solo e a massa da semente influencia os atributos funcionais de espécies arbóreas tropicais?
(Universidade Federal de São CarlosUFSCarPrograma de Pós-graduação em Ciências AmbientaisCâmpus São Carlos, 2017-07-03)
Biological, physical and chemical characteristics of the soil are environmental filters that strongly influence the composition of the plant communities. The knowledge of the effect of soil conditions on the survival and ...
Phenotypic and functional evaluations of peripheral blood monocytes from chronic-form paracoccidioidomycosis patients before and after treatment
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2014-10-16)
Background: Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM) is systemic mycosis caused by the thermal dimorphic fungus of genus Paracoccidioides, leading to either acute/subacute (AF) or chronic (CF) clinical forms. Numerous CF patients after ...
Specific Preferences in Lineage Choice and Phenotypic Plasticity of Glioma Stem Cells Under BMP4 and Noggin Influence
(International Society of Neuropathology, 2015-05)
Although BMP4-induced differentiation of glioma stem cells (GSCs) is well recognized, details of the cellular responses triggered by this morphogen are still poorly defined. In this study, we established several GSC-enriched ...
Stress Tolerance and Glucose Insensitive Phenotypes in Arabidopsis Overexpressing the CpMYB10 Transcription Factor Gene
The resurrection plant Craterostigma plantagineum has the ability to survive complete dehydration. In an attempt to further understand desiccation tolerance in this plant, the CpMYB10 transcription factor gene was ...
Gut size flexibility in rodents: what we know, and don't know, after a century of research
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2008)
Search for methylation-sensitive amplification polymorphisms in mutant figs
Fig (Ficus carica) breeding programs that use conventional approaches to develop new cultivars are rare, owing to limited genetic variability and the difficulty in obtaining plants via gamete fusion. Cytosine methylation ...