Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
Vol. 91 - Suppl. - November, 1996

Contents

Conferences
Mini-Conferences
Round Tables

ProtozoologyVectors
01-20 97-116
21-40 117-136
41-60 137-156
61-80 157-174
81-96

Leishmania T. cruzi
Cellular Biology175-191295-314
315-332
Immunology192-221
222-242
333-352
353-372
373-392
393-414
Biochemistry243-257
258-271
415-434
435-454
455-474
475-495
Chemotherapy272-294496-521

 



CONFERENCES

C1 - Opening Conference - XII Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Protozoology
OBSERVATIONS ON SOME NON-PIGMENTED `MALARIA' PARASITES OF AMAZONIAN REPTILES, AND SPECULATIONS ON THE PHYLOGENY OF THE SUBORDER HAEMOSPORINA (APICOMPLEXA: EUCOCCIDIIDA) - Ralph Lainson

C2 - MOLECULAR ANALYSIS OF BIP AND OTHER HSP70 GENE HOMOLOGS IN PNEUMOCYSTIS CARINII
- Gregory A. Buck

C3 - PARASITE-ALTERED HOST BEHAVIOUR: THE IMPACT OF TOXOPLASMA GONDII ON ITS WILD BROWN RAT INTERMEDIATE HOST
- Joanne Webster

C4 - DIVERSITY AND ECOLOGY OF SOIL PROTOZOA
- Wilhelm Foissner

C5 - PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM: IMMUNO-PROTECTIVE VERSUS ESCAPE MECHANISMS IN HOST-PARASITE RELATIONSHIP
- LUIZ H. PEREIRA DA SILVA

C6 - Interface Conference
INSECT-PLASMODIUM INTERACTIONS: GENETICS AND IMMUNOLOGY OF THE MALARIA MOSQUITO ANOPHELES GAMBIAE
-
Fotis C. Kafatos

C7 - EVIDENCE THAT NOVEL MEMBERS OF THE DBL-DOMAIN PERFAMILY ARE LIGANDS FOR ERYTHROCYTE RECEPTORS DURING INVASION
- David S. Peterson

C8 - INVASION AND INTRACELLULAR SURVIVAL BY TOXOPLASMA GONDII
-
L. David Sibley

C9 - Opening Conference - XXIII Annual Meeting on Basic Research in Chagas Disease
CELL DEATH IN LEISHMANIASIS
- Manuel Barral-Netto

C10 - GENERATION OF AN INVASIVE PHENOTYPE IN TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI BY AN ENDOGENOUS CYTOKINE-LIKE MOLECULE
- Miercio A. Pereira

C11 - TWO MAJOR PHYLOGENETIC LINEAGES OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI DEFINED BY DNA MARKERS: A CHALLENGE TO THE SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITY
- Bianca Zingales

Closure Conference - XXIII Annual Meeting on Basic Research in Chagas Disease - Luiz Rodolpho Travassos

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MINI-CONFERENCES

MC1- PHYLOGENY AND EVOLUTION OF KARYORELICTIDS, A UNIQUE ASSEMBLAGE OF MARINE, INTERSTITIAL CILIATES (PROTOZOA, CILIOPHORA)
- Wilhelm Foissner

MC2 - IS CYTOADHERENCE THE PATHOGENETICAL BASIS OF CEREBRAL MALARIA?
-Carlos Eduardo P. Corbett

MC3 - THE RELEVANCE OF GENETIC STUDIES ON DRUG RESISTANCE IN MALARIA TO CONTROL OF THE DISEASE
- David Walliker

MC4 - EVOLUTIONARY ORIGINS OF HUMAN PLASMODIUM SPECIES
- Jessica C. Kissinger

MC5 - GLOBAL EFFORTS ON LEISHMANIASIS VACCINE DEVELOPMENT: A PROGRESS REPORT ON TDR-SUPPORTED ACTIVITIES
- Farrokh Modabber

MC6 - THE INFLUENCE OF ARTHROPOD VECTOR SALIVA ON DISEASE TRANSMISSION
- Richard G. Titus

MC7 - ENZYMES OF AMINO ACID CATABOLISM IN TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI
- Juan José Cazzulo

MC8 - THE SURFACE PROTEINS OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI FORM A SUPERFAMILY OF VARIANT T CELL EPITOPES THAT INHIBIT THE T CELL RESPONSE
- Stuart J. Kahn

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ROUND TABLES

RT1 - PARASITIC PROTOZOA OF ANIMALS

BABESIA IN DOMESTIC ANIMALS: MOLECULAR BIOLOGICAL TOOLS FOR STUDYING THEIR TAXONOMY AND LIFE CYCLE
- Luiz Shozo Ozaki

INTERFERENCE WITH T-CELL SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION PATHWAYS BY THE INTRACELLULAR PARASITE THEILERIA PARVA
- Dirk Dobbelaere

MOLECULAR TOOLS FOR THE IDENTIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF TRYPANOSOMA (MEGATRYPANUM) SPP. AND TRYPANOSOMA (TRYPANOZOON) EVANSI
- Marta M.G. Teixeira

PROTOZOÁRIOS TRIPANOSOMATÍDEOS ENCONTRADOS EM ANIMAIS DOMÉSTICOS E SILVESTRES EM ÁREAS DO PLANALTO E DO PANTANAL SUL-MATO-GROSSENSE, BRASIL, 1983-1994
- Vânia Lúcia Brandão Nunes

RT2 - MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

STRATEGIES FOR CLONING GENES EXPRESSED DURING THE ONSET OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI METACYCLO-GENESIS
- Marco A. Krieger

TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI GENOME PROJECT: CONSTRUCTION OF A NORMALIZED CDNA LIBRARY
- Turan P . Ürményi

THE ENZYMATIC MACHINERY FOR MRNA CAPPING IN TRYPANOSOMATID PROTOZOA: RNA GUANYLYL-TRANSFERASE AND SL RNA-SPECIFIC METHYLTRANSFERASES
- Elisabeth Ullu

STABLE TRANSFORMATION OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI WITH VECTORS CONTAINING THE RRNA GENE PROMOTER
- Roberto Hernández

RT3 - BIOLOGY OF VECTORS AND MOLECULAR ENTOMOLOGY

PREVENTING TRANSMISSION OF CHAGAS DISEASE: AN APPROACH USING TRANSFORMED SYMBIOTIC BACTERIA
- C.B. Beard

GENE EXPRESSION IN THE GUT OF MEDICALLY IMPORTANT INSECTS
- Marcelo Jacobs Lorena

INTERACTION OF TRYPANOSOMES WITH DIFFERENT TRIATOMINE SPECIES
- Mario Steindel

CYTOGENETICS OF TRIATOMINAE (HEMIPTERA-REDUVIIDAE)
- Francisco Panzera

RT4 - IMMUNOLOGY OF CHAGAS DISEASE AND LEISHMANIASIS

UTILITY OF POOLED RECOMBINANTS 70 KDA HEAT SHOCK PROTEINS FOR SERODIAGNOSIS OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI INFECTION
- Greice Krautz Melo

IL-10, TNF, IFN- AND IL-12 REGULATE INNATE AND ACQUIRED IMMUNITY TO TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI INFECTION
- Ises Abrahamshon

STUDY OF MECHANISMS OF RESISTANCE IN EXPERIMENTAL CUTANEOUS LEISHMANIASIS BY LEISHMANIA (VIANNIA) BRAZILIENSIS
- Hermenio Lima

CHARACTERIZATION OF AN ANTIGEN FROM LEISHMANIA (L.) AMAZONENSIS AMASTIGOTES WHICH ELICTS PROTECTIVE RESPONSE IN MICE
- Clara Barbieri Mestriner

RT5 - CHEMOTHERAPY OF CHAGAS DISEASE AND LEISHMANIASIS

ISOLATION OF DRUG RESISTANCE LOCI IN LEISHMANIA MAJOR BY OVEREXPRESSION FROM TRANSFECTED COSMID LIBRARIES
- Paulo Cotrim

STRUCTURAL STUDIES ON TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI TRYPANOTHIONE REDUCTASE: ON THE SEARCH FOR A SPECIFIC INHIBITOR
- Maria Cristina Nonato

BIODEGRADABLE POLYMERIC DEVICES FOR DRUG TARGETING AND CONTROLLED DELIVERY IN LEISHMANIASIS
- José Maciel Rodrigues Junior

RT6 - PATHOLOGY AND DIAGNOSIS OF CHAGAS DISEASE

CHRONIC CHAGASIC MYOCARDITIS IS TRYPANOSOMA.CRUZI- ANTIGEN AND CD8+ T CELL-DEPENDENT
- Maria de Lourdes Higuchi

CIRCULATION AND BEHAVIOUR OF TWO MAJOR CLONES OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI IN BOLIVIAN CYCLES
- Frederique Breniere

NITRIC OXIDE IS INVOLVED IN THE INTESTINAL DENERVATION OBSERVED IN THE ACUTE PHASE OF EXPERIMENTAL TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI INFECTION
- Sergio Brito

LYMPHOCYTE SUBSETS IN THE PERIPHERAL BLOOD AND ESOPHAGUS OF CHRONIC CHAGASIC PATIENTS BEARING DIFFERENT STAGES OF DIGESTIVE DISEASE
- Debora D'Ávila Reis

RT7 - CELL BIOLOGY OF TRYPANOSOMATIDS

PROTEASOME ACTIVITY IS REQUIRED FOR THE STAGE SPECIFIC TRANSFORMATION OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI
-
Jorge Gonzalez

ORGANIZATION OF CYTOPLASMIC STRUCTURES AND ORGANELLES DURING INFECTION BY TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI
-
Tecia Ulisses de Carvalho

ENDOCYTIC COMPARTMENTS IN EPIMASTIGOTE FORMS OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI
-
Maurilio José Soares

CYTOLYTIC ACTIVITY IN LEISHMANIA MAZONENSIS: INVOLVEMENT OF A PORE-FORMING PROTEIN
- Maria de Fátima Martins Horta

RT8 - MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI AND LEISHMANIA

REGULATION OF GROWTH AND DIFFERENTIATION IN TRYPANOSOMA BRUCEI
- C. Michael R. Turner

5' AND 3' REGULATORY RNA SEQUENCES IN THE DEVELOPMENTALY REGULATED AMASTIN/TUZIN GENE CLUSTER OF TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI
- Santusa Teixeira

FUNCTION, REGULATION AND SUBCELLULAR TARGETING OF MEMBRANE TRANSPORTERS IN LEISHMANIA PARASITES
- Scott Landfear

TRUST IS GOOD, CONTROL IS BETTER: THE PHYLOSOPHY BEHIND REGULATION OF GENE EXPRESSION BY TRYPANOSOMES
- Isabel Roditi

RT9 - ENZYMES AND METABOLISM OF TRYPANOSOMATIDS

OXYGEN AND CALCIUM METABOLISM IN TRYPANOSOMATIDS
- Anibal Vercesi

APOPTOSIS IN LEISHMANIA (LEISHMANIA) AMAZONENSIS PROMASTIGOTES: BIOCHEMICAL CORRELATES AND EVOLUTIONARY CONSIDERATIONS
- Maria Elisabete Moreira

NOVEL ACIDIC AND NEUTRAL PROTEINASES FROM TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI. ARE THEY INVOLVED IN THE MECHANISM OF MAMMALIAN CELL INVASION ?
- Jaime Santana

GLUCOSE TRANSPORTERS IN TRYPANOSOMES AND GLYCOLITIC ENZYMES AS TARGETS FOR TRYPANOCIDAL DRUGS
- Theo Baltz

RT10 - IMMUNOLOGY OF CHAGAS DISEASE AND LEISHMANIASIS

DOES A COMMON MESSENGER PATHWAY TRANSDUCE HOST- AND PARASITE-DERIVED SIGNALS SUBVERTING CELL-MEDIATED IMMUNE RESPONSES IN EXPERIMENTAL CHAGAS DISEASE?
- George dos Reis

GPI ANCHORED MUCIN LIKE GLYCOPROTEIN ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR STAGE SPECIFIC INDUCTION OF PRO-INFLAMMMATORY CYTOKINES BY TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI
- Ricardo Gazzinelli

FORMATION OF NITROSYL HEMOGLOBIN AND NITROTYROSINE DURIN MURINE LEISHMANIASIS
- Selma Giorgio

A SURFACE GLYCOPROTEIN OF LEISHMANIA AMAZONENSIS ANTIGENICALLY SIMILAR TO THE CD59 INHIBITS THE LATE STEP OF THE COMPLEMENT CASCADE
- Juarez Ramalho Pinto

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