Vol.104 (Suppl. I) July 2009

Bloodstream forms of Trypanosoma cruzi (SEM by Rubem Menna-Barreto, Kelly Salomão & Helene Santos Barbosa).

 

 

 

 

 

CONTENTS


International symposium on the Centennial of the discovery of Chagas disease
- Paulo Gadelha
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Foreword
- Ricardo Lourenço de Oliveira, Joseli Lannes-Vieira
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Chagas disease centennial anniversary celebration: historical overview and prospective proposals aiming to maintain vector control and improve patient prognosis - a permanent challenge - Editorial
- Joseli Lannes-Vieira, Maria de Nazaré Correia Soeiro, Rodrigo Corrêa-Oliveira, Tania C de Araújo-Jorge
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Paleoparasitology of Chagas disease - A Review
- Adauto Araújo, Ana Maria Jansen, Karl Reinhard, Luiz Fernando Ferreira
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Current epidemiological trends for Chagas disease in Latin America and future challenges in epidemiology, surveillance and health policy
- Álvaro Moncayo, Antonio Carlos Silveira
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Epidemiology, control and surveillance of Chagas disease - 100 years after its discovery
- José Rodrigues Coura, João Carlos Pinto Dias
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Elimination of Chagas disease transmission: perspectives
- João Carlos Pinto Dias
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Biology, diversity and strategies for the monitoring and control of triatomines - Chagas disease vectors
- Jane Costa, Marcelo Lorenzo
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Sustainability of vector control strategies in the Gran Chaco Region: current challenges and possible approaches
- Ricardo E Gürtler
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Wild Triatoma infestans, a potential threat that needs to be monitored
- François Noireau
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Exploiting triatomine behaviour: alternative perspectives for their control
- Claudio R Lazzari, Marcelo G Lorenzo
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Sylvatic triatominae: a new challenge in vector control transmission
- Felipe Guhl, Nestor Pinto, Germán Aguilera
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A century of research: what have we learned about the interaction of Trypanosoma cruzi with host cells?
- Maria Julia Manso Alves, Renato Arruda Mortara
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Structural organization of Trypanosoma cruzi
- Wanderley de Souza
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Molecular mechanisms of Trypanosoma cruzi infection by oral route
- Nobuko Yoshida
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Trypanosoma cruzi: ancestral genomes and population structure
- Sérgio DJ Pena, Carlos Renato Machado, Andréa Mara Macedo
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Diagnosis of Chagas disease: what has been achieved? What remains to be done with regard to diagnosis and follow up studies?
- Yara M Gomes, Virginia MB Lorena, Alejandro O Luquetti
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Usefulness of PCR-based assays to assess drug efficacy in Chagas disease chemotherapy: value and limitations
- Constança Carvalho Britto
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Viability study of a multiplex diagnostic platform for Chagas disease
- Leonardo Foti, Bruna de Paula Fonseca e Fonseca, Lilian Dias Nascimento, Christiane de Fatima Silva Marques, Edmilson Domingos da Silva, Cesar Augusto Barros Duarte, Christian M Probst, Samuel Goldenberg, Antônio Gomes Pinto, Marco Aurélio Krieger
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The utility of anti-trypomastigote lytic antibodies for determining cure of Trypanosoma cruzi infections in treated patients: an overview and perspectives
- Antoniana Ursine Krettli
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Chagas heart disease: pathophysiologic mechanisms, prognostic factors and risk stratification
- Anis Rassi Jr, Anis Rassi, José Antonio Marin-Neto
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Morbidity and prognostic factors in chronic chagasic cardiopathy
- Manoel Otávio C Rocha, Maria Carmo P Nunes, Antonio L Ribeiro
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Therapy, diagnosis and prognosis of chronic Chagas disease: insight gained in Argentina
- Sergio Sosa-Estani, Rodolfo Viotti, Elsa Leonor Segura
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All-around care for patients with Chagas disease: a challenge for the XXI century
- Wilson de Oliveira Jr
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Back to the future in Chagas disease: from animal models to patient cohort studies, progress in immunopathogenesis research
- Julio Scharfstein, Juliana de Assis Silva Gomes, Rodrigo Correa-Oliveira
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Do Archaea and bacteria co-infection have a role in the pathogenesis of chronic chagasic cardiopathy?
- Maria de Lourdes Higuchi, Joyce Kawakami, Renata Ikegami, Maysa Beatriz Mandetta Clementino, Flavio M Kawamoto, Marcia M Reis, Edimar Bocchi
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Cellular and genetic mechanisms involved in the generation of protective and pathogenic immune responses in human Chagas disease
- Walderez Ornelas Dutra, Cristiane Alves Silva Menezes, Fernanda Nobre Amaral Villani, Germano Carneiro da Costa, Alexandre Barcelos Morais da Silveira, Débora d’Ávila Reis, Kenneth J Gollob
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Chagas disease, adipose tissue and the metabolic syndrome
- Fnu Nagajyothi, Mahalia S Desruisseaux, Louis M Weiss, Streamson Chua, Chris Albanese, Fabiana S Machado, Lisia Esper, Michael P Lisanti, Mauro M Teixeira, Philipp E Scherer, Herbert B Tanowitz
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Chronic Trypanosoma cruzi-elicited cardiomyopathy: from the discovery to the proposal of rational therapeutic interventions targeting cell adhesion molecules and chemokine receptors - how to make a dream come true
- Joseli Lannes-Vieira, Jaline Coutinho Silverio, Isabela Resende Pereira, Nathália Ferreira Vinagre, Cristiano Marcelo Espinola Carvalho, Cláudia Neto Paiva, Andréa Alice da Silva
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The effects of nitric oxide on the immune system during Trypanosoma cruzi infection
- Fredy RS Gutierrez, Tiago WP Mineo, Wander R Pavanelli, Paulo MM Guedes, João S Silva
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Innate immunity and regulatory T-cells in human Chagas disease: what must be understood?
- Renato Sathler-Avelar, Danielle Marquete Vitelli-Avelar, Andréa Teixeira-Carvalho, Olindo Assis Martins-Filho
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Immunological and non-immunological effects of cytokines and chemokines in the pathogenesis of chronic Chagas disease cardiomyopathy
- Edecio Cunha-Neto, Luciana G Nogueira, Priscila C Teixeira, Rajendranath Ramasawmy, Sandra A Drigo, Anna Carla Goldberg, Simone G Fonseca, Angelina M Bilate, Jorge Kalil
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The importance of apoptosis for immune regulation in Chagas disease
- George A DosReis, Marcela F Lopes
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Two approaches to discovering and developing new drugs for Chagas disease
- JH McKerrow, PS Doyle, JC Engel, LM Podust, SA Robertson, R Ferreira, T Saxton, M Arkin, ID Kerr, LS Brinen, CS Craik
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α-N-acetylglucosamine-linked O-glycans of sialoglycoproteins (Tc-mucins) from Trypanosoma cruzi Colombiana strain
- Adriane R Todeschini, Eliane G de Almeida, Orlando A Agrellos, Christopher Jones, José O Previato, Lucia Mendonça-Previato
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Perspectives of vaccination in Chagas disease revisited
- Erney Plessmann Camargo
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Swimming against the current: genetic vaccination against Trypanosoma cruzi infection in mice
- Mauricio M Rodrigues, Bruna C de Alencar, Carla Claser, Fanny Tzelepis, Eduardo L Silveira, Filipe A Haolla, Mariana R Dominguez, José Ronnie Vasconcelos
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Protective immunity against Trypanosoma cruzi
- Cecilia Parodi, Angel Marcelo Padilla, Miguel Angel Basombrío
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Proline racemases: insights into Trypanosoma cruzi peptides containing D-proline
- Nicolas Coatnoan, Armand Berneman, Nathalie Chamond, Paola Minoprio
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Experimental chemotherapy for Chagas disease: 15 years of research contributions from in vivo and in vitro studies
- Maria de Nazaré C Soeiro, Andréia P Dantas, Anissa Daliry, Cristiane F da Silva, Denise GJ Batista, Elen M de Souza, Gabriel M Oliveira, Kelly Salomão, Marcos Meuser Batista, Michelle GO Pacheco, Patrícia Bernardino da Silva, Ricardo M Santa-Rita, Rubem FS Menna Barreto, David W Boykin, Solange Lisboa de Castro
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Ergosterol biosynthesis and drug development for Chagas disease
- Julio A Urbina
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The BENEFIT trial: testing the hypothesis that trypanocidal therapy is beneficial for patients with chronic Chagas heart disease
- MJ Antonio Marin-Neto, Anis Rassi Jr, Alvaro Avezum Jr, Antonio C Mattos, Anis Rassi
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Current status and perspectives of cell therapy in Chagas disease
- Milena Botelho Pereira Soares, Ricardo Ribeiro dos Santos
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