LIM/46 - Laboratório de Parasitologia Médica

O Laboratório de Parasitologia Médica é ligado ao Departamento de Moléstias Infecciosas e Parasitárias da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo (FMUSP).

Linhas de pesquisa: parasitologia clínica (aplicada) envolvendo análises epidemiológicas, diagnóstico, tratamento (inclusive mediante uso de modelos experimentais) e prevenção; emprego de células-tronco no tratamento da miocardiopatia crônica da doença de Chagas e investigações sobre a Leishmaniose.

Site oficial: http://limhc.fm.usp.br/portal/lim46-laboratorio-de-parasitologia-medica/

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Recent Submissions

  1. RELATIONSHIP OF GALECTIN-3 BIOMARKER FOR CLINICAL OUTCOMES IN A CHAGAS DISEASE COHORT FROM A BRAZILIAN ENDEMIC REGION

    AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE, v.105, n.5, suppl.5, p.442-442, 2021

  2. EVALUATING VIRAL GENOMICS AND DISEASE SEVERITY USING NANOPORE SEQUENCING: A PROOF-OF-CONCEPT ANALYSIS

    AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE, v.105, n.5, suppl.5, p.328-329, 2021

  3. Risk of liver and non-liver-related mortality among hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus co-infected persons in a cohort of Brazilian blood donors: a twenty-year study

    JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, v.73, suppl.1, p.S315-S315, 2020

  4. The symbiotic supplementation modulate gut microbiota, regulation beta-catenin expression and prevents weight gain in ob/ob mice with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)

    JOURNAL OF HEPATOLOGY, v.73, suppl.1, p.S658-S658, 2020

  5. Genomic Epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 in Tocantins State and the Diffusion of P.1.7 and AY.99.2 Lineages in Brazil

    VIRUSES-BASEL, v.14, n.4, article ID 659, 16p, 2022

    Tocantins is a state in the cross-section between the Central-West, North and Northeast regions of Brazilian territory; it is a gathering point for travelers and transportation from the whole country. In this study, 9493 genome sequences, including 241 local SARS-CoV-2 samples (collected from 21 ...

  6. Prevalence and Risk Factors for Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus (HTLV) in Blood Donors in Brazil-A 10-Year Study (2007-2016)

    FRONTIERS IN MEDICINE, v.9, article ID 844265, 11p, 2022

    It is unknown whether HTLV-1/2 prevalence has been stable or changing with time in Brazil. We present a 10-year (2007-2016) analysis of HTLV-1/2 infection in first-time blood donors from four blood banks in Brazil. The Brazilian blood centers participating in this multicenter Recipient Epidemiolo...

  7. Knowledge of Hepatitis C virus vertical transmission and subsequent pregnancy outcome in virus-positive female blood donors

    BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, v.26, n.1, article ID 102334, 4p, 2022

    Introduction: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) can be vertically transmitted from mother to fetus. We evaluated knowledge about HCV vertical transmission in female blood donors who became pregnant following detection of HCV in their donated blood. Methods: This was a retrospective descriptive study of fem...

  8. Knowledge of Hepatitis C virus vertical transmission and subsequent pregnancy outcome in virus-positive female blood donors

    BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, v.26, n.1, article ID 102334, 4p, 2022

    Introduction: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) can be vertically transmitted from mother to fetus. We evaluated knowledge about HCV vertical transmission in female blood donors who became pregnant following detection of HCV in their donated blood. Methods: This was a retrospective descriptive study of fem...

  9. Two-year death prediction models among patients with Chagas Disease using machine learning-based methods

    PLOS NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES, v.16, n.4, article ID e0010356, 16p, 2022

    Chagas disease (CD) is recognized by the World Health Organization as one of the thirteen most neglected tropical diseases. More than 80% of people affected by CD will not have access to diagnosis and continued treatment, which partly supports the high morbidity and mortality rate. Machine Learni...

  10. Altered demographic profile of hospitalizations during the second COVID-19 wave in Amazonas, Brazil

    THE LANCET REGIONAL HEALTH - AMERICAS, v.2, article ID 100064, p, 2021