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- Essential oils: in vitro activity against Leishmania amazonensis, cytotoxicity and chemical compositionMilene Aparecida Andrade
Pathogen Host Interface Laboratory, Department of Cell Biology, The University of Brasília, Campus Darcy Ribeiro, Bloco I, Brasilia, DF, CEP 70910 900, Brazil
BMC Complement Altern Med 16:444. 2016..Thus, this study aims to evaluate the biological activity of different essential oils (EOs) on Leishmania (L.) amazonensis promastigotes forms, as well as their cytotoxicity on mammalian cells and chemical composition...
- Prolyl oligopeptidase of Trypanosoma brucei hydrolyzes native collagen, peptide hormones and is active in the plasma of infected miceIzabela M D Bastos
Laboratório de Interação Parasito Hospedeiro, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Brasilia, 70910 900 DF, Brazil
Microbes Infect 12:457-66. 2010..Furthermore, POP Tb is released into the bloodstream of T. brucei infected mice where it remains active. These data suggest that POP Tb might contribute to the pathogenesis of sleeping sickness...
- The major leucyl aminopeptidase of Trypanosoma cruzi (LAPTc) assembles into a homohexamer and belongs to the M17 family of metallopeptidasesGloria Cadavid-Restrepo
Department of Cell Biology, The University of Brasília, Brasilia, 70910 900, Brazil
BMC Biochem 12:46. 2011..In this study, a major leucyl aminopeptidolytic activity was identified in Trypanosoma cruzi, the aetiological agent of Chagas disease...