Vol.101(Suppl.I) October 2006

 


International Symposium on Schistosomiase

CONTENTS

- FOREWORD

A message from the Patron - W Lobato Paraense

Download article in PDF Twenty years of the Schistosomiasis Programme at Fiocruz
- Naftale Katz

Download article in PDF Schistosome vaccines: a critical appraisa
- R Alan Wilson, Patricia S Coulson

Download article in PDF The Afro-American Biomphalariae
- W Lobato Paraense

Download article in PDF Low transmission areas of schistosomiasis in Venezuela: consequences on the diagnosis, treatment, and control
- Belkisyolé Alarcón de Noya, Raiza RuizGuevara, Cecilia Colmenares, Sandra Losada, Oscar Noya

Download article in PDF Morbidity of schistosomiasis mansoni in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil
- Sandra Costa Drummond, Luciana Cristina dos Santos Silva, Ronaldo Santos do Amaral, Silvio Roberto Sousa-Pereira, Carlos Maurício Antunes, José Roberto Lambertucci

Download article in PDF The impact of two education methods on knowledge of schistosomiasis transmission and prevention among schoolchildren in a rural community in northern Minas Gerais, Brazil
- Maria Flávia Gazzinelli, Dener Carlos dos Reis, Helmut Kloos, Gustavo Velásquez-Melendez, Izabela Rocha Dutra, Andréa Gazzinelli

Download article in PDF Assessment of schistosomiasis, through school surveys, in the Forest Zone of Pernambuco, Brazil
- Constança Simões Barbosa, Tereza Cristina Favre, Teresa Neuma Wanderley, Anna Cláudia Callou, Otávio Sarmento Pieri

Download article in PDF The spatial distribution of Schistosoma mansoni infection before and after chemotherapy in the Jequitinhonha Valley in Brazil
- Andrea Gazzinelli, Allen Hightower, Philip T LoVerde, João Paulo Amaral Haddad, Wesley Rodrigues Pereira, Jeffrey Bethony, Rodrigo Correa-Oliveira, Helmut Kloos

Download article in PDF Reliability of current estimates of schistosomiasis prevalence in the Rainforest Zone of the state of Pernambuco, Northeastern Brazil
- Tereza C Favre, Ricardo AA Ximenes, Aline F Galvão, Ana Paula B Pereira, Tereza N Wanderlei, Constança S Barbosa, Otávio S Pieri

Download article in PDF An analysis of the impact of the Schistosomiasis Control Programme in Brazil
- Ronaldo Santos do Amaral, Pedro Luiz Tauil, David Duart Lima, Dirk Engels

Download article in PDF Multimedia materials for education, training, and advocacy in international health: experiences with the Schistosomiasis Control Initiative CD-ROM
- TJ Beanland, SD Lacey, DD Melkman, S Palmer, JR Stothard, F Fleming, A Fenwick

Download article in PDF Analysis and estimative of schistosomiasis prevalence for the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, using multiple regression with social and environmental spatial data
- Ricardo JPS Guimarães, Corina C Freitas, Luciano V Dutra, Ana CM Moura, Ronaldo S Amaral, Sandra C Drummond, Márcio Guerra, Ronaldo GC Scholte, Charles R Freitas, Omar S Carvalho

Download article in PDF Discursive media strategies in the journalistic construction of schistosomiasis in Jaboticatubas, Minas Gerais
- Celina Maria Modena, Cristiano Lara Massara, Virginia Torres Schall

Download article in PDF Intergenerational representations of schistosomiasis in endemic area, Jaboticatubas, Minas Gerais
- Celina Maria Modena, Virginia Torres Schall

Download article in PDF Non-formal education for schistosomiasis prevention: the experience of the Museu Arqueológico de Central, Bahia, Brazil
- Andreia Alves Soares, Silvana Carvalho Thiengo, Marilene de Sá Cadei, Martha Locks, Maria Beltrão, Monica Ammon Fernandez

Download article in PDF An ecological field study of the water-rat Nectomys squamipes as a wild reservoir indicator of Schistosoma mansoni transmission in an endemic area
- Rosana Gentile, Sócrates F Costa-Neto, Margareth ML Gonçalves, Simone T Bonecker, Fabiano A Fernandes, Juberlan S Garcia, Magali G M Barreto, Marisa S Soares, Paulo S D'Andrea, José M Peralta, Luis Rey

Download article in PDF Control of urinary schistosomiasis on Zanzibar (Unguja Island): a pilot evaluation of the educational impact of the Juma na Kichocho health booklet within primary schools
- JR Stothard, P Mook, AF Mgeni, IS Khamis, AN Khamis, D Rollinson

Download article in PDF Attaining the minimum target of resolution WHA 54.19 for schistosomiasis control in the Rainforest Zone of the state of Pernambuco, Northeastern Brazil
- Tereza C Favre, Ricardo AA Ximenes, Aline F Galvão, Ana Paula B Pereira, Tereza N Wandereley, Constança S Barbosa, Otávio S Pieri

Download article in PDF Development of a real time polymerase chain reaction for quantitation of Schistosoma mansoni DNA
- Ana Lisa do Vale Gomes, Fábio L Melo, Roberto P Werkhauser, Frederico GC Abath

Download article in PDF Protein tyrosine kinases in Schistosoma mansoni
- Diana Bahia, Luiza Freire Andrade, Fernanda Ludolf, Renato Arruda Mortara, Guilherme Oliveira

Download article in PDF Molecular approaches for the detection of Schistosoma mansoni: possible applications in the detection of snail infection, monitoring of transmission sites, and diagnosis of human infection
- Frederico GC Abath, Ana Lisa do Vale Gomes, Fábio L Melo, Constança S Barbosa, Roberto P Werkhauser

Download article in PDF Clinical-epidemiological profile of children with schistosomal myeloradiculopathy attended at the Instituto Materno-Infantil de Pernambuco
- Karina Conceição GM Araújo, Cristiana da Rosa e Silva, Constança Simões Barbosa, Teresa CA Ferrari

Download article in PDF Characterization of the gene expression related to the process of DNA damage tolerance in Schistosoma mansoni
- SH Silva, OS Pereira-Júnior, CS Silva, OM Brigatto, E Macedo, V Rodrigues

Download article in PDF Production of full-length cDNA sequences by sequencing and analysis of expressed sequence tags from Schistosoma mansoni
- Alessandra C Faria-Campos, Fernanda S Moratelli, Isabella K Mendes, Paula L Ortolani, Guilherme C Oliveira, Sérgio V A Campos, J Miguel Ortega, Glória R Franco

Download article in PDF A bacterial artificial chromosome library for Biomphalaria glabrata, intermediate snail host of Schistosoma mansoni
- Coen M Adema, Mei-Zhong Luo, Ben Hanelt, Lynn A Hertel, Jennifer J Marshall, Si-Ming Zhang, Randall J DeJong, Hye-Ran Kim, David Kudrna, Rod A Wing, Cari Soderlund, Matty Knight, Fred A Lewis, Roberta Lima Caldeira, Liana K Jannotti-Passos, Omar dos Santos Carvalho, Eric S Loker

Download article in PDF Biomphalaria spp. (Preston, 1910) snails in the municipality of Juiz de Fora, Zona da Mata Mineira mesoregion, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
- Sandra Helena Cerrato Tibiriçá, Elisabeth Cristina Almeida Bessa, Adalberto Mittherofhe, Milton Ferreira de Castro, Omar dos Santos Carvalho, Roberta Lima Caldeira, Liana Konovaloff Jannotti Passos, Ana Márcia Menezes de Mattos, Liliane Sena Pinheiro, Dirany Sacramento e Silva, Fabiana Oliveira Bastos, Gabriela Quirino Andreoli, Glauco Resende Bonato, Elaine Soares Coimbra

Download article in PDF Differential lectin labelling of circulating hemocytes from Biomphalaria glabrata and Biomphalaria tenagophila resistant or susceptible to Schistosoma mansoni infection
- RL Martins-Souza, CAJ Pereira, OA Martins Filho, PMZ Coelho, A Corrêa Jr, D Negrão-Corrêa

Download article in PDF A contribution to the pathobiology of Biomphalaria glabrata hemocytes
- Claudia Maria da Cunha Borges, Carine Machado Azevedo, Zilton A Andrade

Download article in PDF Changes induced in Biomphalaria glabrata (Say, 1818) following trials for artificial stimulation of its internal defense system
- Carine Machado Azevedo, Claudia Cunha Borges, Zilton A Andrade

Download article in PDF Proteomic analysis of the shistosome tegument and its surface membranes
- Simon Braschi, William Castro Borges, R Alan Wilson

Download article in PDF On the origin of the Biomphalaria glabrata hemocytes
- Samaly dos Santos Souza, Zilton A Andrade

Download article in PDF Four whole-istic aspects of schistosome granuloma biology: fractal arrangement, internal regulation, autopoietic component and closure
- HL Lenzi, W de S Romanha, RM Zorzenon dos Santos, A Rosas, EM Mota, PPA Manso, LFG Caputo, M Pelajo-Machado

Download article in PDF Intermediate and definitive hosts of Schistosoma mansoni in Corrientes province, Argentina
- C Edgardo Borda, María JF Rea

Download article in PDF Susceptibility of Biomphalaria amazonica and Biomphalaria occidentalis from Manso Dam, Mato Grosso, Brazil to infection with three strains of Schistosoma mansoni
- Monica Ammon Fernandez, Silvana Carvalho Thiengo

Download article in PDF Freshwater snails and schistosomiasis mansoni in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: VI Noroeste Fluminense Mesoregion
- Silvana C Thiengo, Aline C Mattos, Sonia B Santos, Monica A Fernandez

Download article in PDF Biomphalaria tenagophila: dynamics of populations of resistant and susceptible strains to Schistosoma mansoni, with or without pressure of the parasite
- Florence Mara Rosa, Ana Lúcia Brunialti Godard, Deborah Negrão-Correa, Horácio Antonio Rodrigues, Omar dos Santos Carvalho, Roberta Lima Caldeira, Horácio Manoel Santana Teles Engels Maciel, Liana Konovaloff Jannotti-Passos, Paulo Marcos Zech Coelho

Download article in PDF Hepatic stereology of schistosomiasis mansoni infected-mice fed a high-fat diet
- Renata Heisler Neves, Alba Cristina Miranda de Barros Alencar, Marcia Barbosa Aguila, Carlos Alberto Mandarim-de-Lacerda, José Roberto Machado-Silva, Delir Corrêa Gomes

Download article in PDF Development of Schistosoma mansoni worms in mice analyzed by bright field and confocal microscopy
- Carla de Lamare Biolchini, Renata Heisler Neves, Maarten Hulstijn, Delir Corrêa Gomes, José Roberto Machado-Silva

Download article in PDF Remodeling of hepatic vascular changes after specific chemotherapy of schistosomal periportal fibrosis
- Zilton A Andrade, Ana Paula Baptista, Thaynã Souto Santana

Download article in PDF Histopathological study of Schistosoma mansoni infection in the murine model using the PC (Pará) and LILA (Maranhão) strains
- Igor da Costa Lopes, Vanessa RC dos Santos, Vera LR Barros Souza, Izabel R de C Rodrigues

Download article in PDF Disagreement between ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging in the identification of schistosomal periportal fibrosis
- Luciana CS Silva, Ana CF Pereira, Leonardo C Queiroz, Luciene M Andrade, Carlos MF Antunes, José R Lambertucci

Download article in PDF Activity of praziquantel on in vitro transformed Schistosoma mansoni sporocysts
- ACA Mattos, JR Kusel, PFP Pimenta, PMZ Coelho

Download article in PDF Comparison between morphological and staining characteristics of live and dead eggs of Schistosoma mansoni
- AK Sarvel, JR Kusel, N Araújo, PMZ Coelho, N Katz

Download article in PDF The effects of drugs, ions, and poly-l-lysine on the excretory system of Schistosoma mansoni
- JR Kusel, FA Oliveira, M Todd, F Ronketti, SF Lima, ACA Mattos, KT Reis, PMZ Coelho, JA Thornhill, F Ribeiro

Download article in PDF Long-term outcomes of school-based treatment for control of urinary schistosomiasis: a review of experience in Coast Province, Kenya
- Charles H King

Download article in PDF The schistosome enzyme that activates oxamniquine has the characteristics of a sulfotransferase
- Livia Pica-Mattoccia, Daniele Carlini, Alessandra Guidi, Velasco Cimica, Fabio Vigorosi, Donato Cioli

Download article in PDF New imidazolidinic bioisosters: potential candidates for antischistosomal drugs
- Maira GR Pitta, Andréa CA Silva, Juliana Kelle AL Neves, Poliana G Silva, João I Irmão, Elizabeth Malagueño, José V Santana, Maria CA Lima, Suely L Galdino, Ivan R Pitta, Mônica CPA Albuquerque

Download article in PDF Clinical versus ultrasound examination in the evaluation of hepatosplenic schistosomiasis mansoni in endemic areas
- Carolina Coimbra Marinho, Izabela Voieta, Letícia Martins Azeredo, Marina Pires Nishi, Thaís Sanai Batista, Ana Carolina Figueiredo Pereira, José Carlos Serufo, Leonardo Campos de Queiroz, Raiza Ruiz-Guevara,, Carlos Maurício Antunes, Aluízio Prata, José Roberto Lambertucci

Download article in PDF Functional complementation of a yeast knockout strain by Schistosoma mansoni Rho1 GTPase in the presence of caffeine, an agent that affects mutants defective in the protein kinase C signal transduction pathway
- Pedro HN de Aguiar, Débora N Santos, Francisco P Lobo, Túlio M Santos, Andréa M Macedo, Sérgio DJ Pena, Carlos R Machado, Glória R Franco

Download article in PDF CD4 T cells producing pro-inflammatory interleukin-17 mediate high pathology in schistosomiasis
- Laura I Rutitzky, Miguel J Stadecker

Download article in PDF Preliminary results on interleukin-4 and interleukin-10 cytokine production in malnourished, inducible nitric oxide synthase-deficient mice with schistosomiasis mansoni infection
- Renata P Ramos, Vlaudia MA Costa, Camila F Melo, Valdênia MO Souza, Elizabeth Malagueño, Eridan M Coutinho, Frederico G C Abath, Silvia ML Montenegro

Download article in PDF The role of chemokines in Schistosoma mansoni infection: insights from human disease and murine models
- Adriano LS Souza, Silvio R Sousa-Pereira, Mauro M Teixeira, José R Lambertucci, Antonio L Teixeira

Download article in PDF Schistosoma mansoni antigen-driven interleukin-10 production in infected asthmatic individuals
- Luciana S Cardoso, Sergio C Oliveira, Lucila GG Pacífico, Alfredo M Góes, Ricardo R Oliveira, Cristina T Fonseca, Edgar M de Carvalho, Maria Ilma Araújo

Download article in PDF High expression of co-stimulatory and adhesion molecules are observed on eosinophils during human Schistosoma mansoni infection
- Denise Silveira-Lemos, Andréa Teixeira-Carvalho, Olindo Assis Martins-Filho, Lúcia Fraga Alves Oliveira, Rodrigo Corrêa-Oliveira

Download article in PDF Preliminar evaluation of cytokines in the hepatitis C-schistosomiasis co-infection
- Clarice NL Morais, Bruno M Carvalho Wlademir G Melo, Edmundo PA Lopes, Ana Lúcia C Domingues, Norma T Jucá, Wayner Souza, Frederico GC Abath, Silvia ML Montenegro

Download article in PDF Application of synthetic peptides in development of a serologic method for laboratory diagnosis of schistosomiasis mansoni
- Edward José de Oliveira, Hermínia Yohko Kanamura, Kioko Takei, Rosario Dominguez Crespo Hirata, Nga Yen Nguyen, Mário Hiroyuki Hirata

Download article in PDF Cross-immunoreactivity between anti-potato apyrase antibodies and mammalian ATP diphosphohydrolases: potential use of the vegetal protein in experimental schistosomiasis
- P Faria-Pinto, MNL Meirelles, HL Lenzi, EM Mota, MLO Penido, PMZ Coelho, EG Vasconcelos

Download article in PDF Aluminum hydroxide associated to Schistosoma mansoni 22.6 kDa protein abrogates partial protection against experimental infection but not alter interleukin-10 production
- Lucila GG Pacífico, Cristina T Fonseca, Michele M Barsante, Luciana S Cardoso, Maria Ilma Araújo, Sérgio C Oliveira

Download article in PDF Schistosome vaccine testing: lessons from the baboon model
- Patricia S Coulson, Thomas M Kariuki

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