Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research (ISSN- 1414-431X) is an open-access, peer-reviewed medical and biological sciences journal published by the Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica (ABDC), a nonprofit organization of scientists committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a public resource. New articles are published online weekly; issues are published monthly.
Vol.47 (12) 1016-1106 December 2014
Use of conventional PCR and smear microscopy to diagnose pulmonary tuberculosis in the Amazonian rainforest area. F. Carniel, E.R. Dalla Costa, G. Lima-Bello, C. Martins, L.C. Scherer and M.L. Rossetti. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1016-1020.
DNA methylation regulates expression of VEGF-C, and S-adenosylmethionine is effective for VEGF-C methylation and for inhibiting cancer growth. M.X. Da, Y.B. Zhang, J.B. Yao and Y.X. Duan. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1021-1028.
Stability of XIST repression in relation to genomic imprinting following global genome demethylation in a human cell line. E.S.S. de Araújo, L.R. Vasques, R. Stabellini, A.C.V. Krepischi and L.V. Pereira. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1029-1035.
Advanced glycation end products (AGEs) and their receptor (RAGE) induce apoptosis of periodontal ligament fibroblasts. D.X. Li, T.Z. Deng, J. Lv and J. Ke. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1036-1043.
Targeting PPM1D by lentivirus-mediated RNA interference inhibits the tumorigenicity of bladder cancer cells. W. Wang, H. Zhu, H. Zhang, L. Zhang, Q. Ding and H. Jiang. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1044-1049.
Possible roles of COX-1 in learning and memory impairment induced by traumatic brain injury in mice. J.L. Shang, Q. Cheng, W.F. Yang, M. Zhang, Y. Cui and Y.F. Wang. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1050-1056.
Acute stress-induced antinociception is cGMP-dependent but heme oxygenase-independent. P.G. Carvalho-Costa, L.G.S. Branco and C.R.A. Leite-Panissi. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1057-1061.
Propofol pretreatment attenuates lipopolysaccharide-induced acute lung injury in rats by activating the phosphoinositide-3-kinase/Akt pathway. L.L. Zhao, G.C. Hu, S.S. Zhu, J.F. Li and G.J. Liu. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1062-1067.
Modulatory effects of taurine on jejunal contractility. Q.Y. Yao, D.P. Chen, D.M. Ye, Y.P. Diao and Y. Lin. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1068-1074.
Role of high mobility group box-1 and protection of growth hormone and somatostatin in severe acute pancreatitis. Y.F. Wang, M. Wu, B.J. Ma, D.A. Cai and B.B. Yin. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1075-1084.
Factors associated with Clostridium difficile diarrhea in a hospital in Beijing, China. Z. Lv, G.L. Peng and J.R. Su. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1085-1090.
Changes in epidemiology of rotavirus in the Triângulo Mineiro region of Brazil: lack of two consecutive rotavirus seasons. A.C.B. Dulgheroff, E.F. Figueiredo, V.S. Gouvêa and A.L.S. Domingues. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1091-1095.
A combination of STI571 and BCR-ABL1 siRNA with overexpressed p15INK4B induced enhanced proliferation inhibition and apoptosis in chronic myeloid leukemia. D.Y. Xia, L. Liu, M.W. Hao, Q. Liu, R.A. Chen and Y.M. Lian. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1096-1101.
Psoriasis severity and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis function: results from the CALIPSO study. A.R. Brunoni, I.S. Santos, C. Sabbag, P.A. Lotufo and I.M. Benseñor. Braz J Med Biol Res 2014; 47 (12): 1102-1106.