Ana Lto Nascimento

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Affiliation: Instituto Butantan
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Evaluation of immunoprotective activity of six leptospiral proteins in the hamster model of leptospirosis
    Marina V Atzingen
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Open Microbiol J 6:79-87. 2012
  2. pmc Proteome analysis of Leptospira interrogans virulent strain
    Monica L Vieira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Open Microbiol J 3:69-74. 2009
  3. pmc In vitro identification of novel plasminogen-binding receptors of the pathogen Leptospira interrogans
    Monica L Vieira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 5:e11259. 2010
  4. pmc Characterization of novel OmpA-like protein of Leptospira interrogans that binds extracellular matrix molecules and plasminogen
    Rosane Oliveira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 6:e21962. 2011
  5. pmc Plasminogen binding proteins and plasmin generation on the surface of Leptospira spp.: the contribution to the bacteria-host interactions
    Monica L Vieira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2012:758513. 2012
  6. pmc Features of two proteins of Leptospira interrogans with potential role in host-pathogen interactions
    Renan F Domingos
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Microbiol 12:50. 2012
  7. pmc Genome features of Leptospira interrogans serovar Copenhageni
    A L T O Nascimento
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 37:459-77. 2004
  8. pmc Lsa21, a novel leptospiral protein binding adhesive matrix molecules and present during human infection
    Marina V Atzingen
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Microbiol 8:70. 2008

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Publications8

  1. pmc Evaluation of immunoprotective activity of six leptospiral proteins in the hamster model of leptospirosis
    Marina V Atzingen
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Open Microbiol J 6:79-87. 2012
    ..These proteins could be used combined or in a mixture with novel adjuvants in order to improve their effectiveness...
  2. pmc Proteome analysis of Leptospira interrogans virulent strain
    Monica L Vieira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Open Microbiol J 3:69-74. 2009
    ..We report for the first time an array of proteins of the Leptospira expressed by virulent, low-passage strain. We believe that our studies, together with the genome data will enlighten our understanding of the disease...
  3. pmc In vitro identification of novel plasminogen-binding receptors of the pathogen Leptospira interrogans
    Monica L Vieira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 5:e11259. 2010
    ..We have reported that Leptospira are able to bind plasminogen (PLG), to generate active plasmin in the presence of activator, and to degrade purified extracellular matrix fibronectin...
  4. pmc Characterization of novel OmpA-like protein of Leptospira interrogans that binds extracellular matrix molecules and plasminogen
    Rosane Oliveira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    PLoS ONE 6:e21962. 2011
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first leptospiral protein with ECM and PLG binding properties reported to date...
  5. pmc Plasminogen binding proteins and plasmin generation on the surface of Leptospira spp.: the contribution to the bacteria-host interactions
    Monica L Vieira
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2012:758513. 2012
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  6. pmc Features of two proteins of Leptospira interrogans with potential role in host-pathogen interactions
    Renan F Domingos
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Microbiol 12:50. 2012
    ..This study examined the interaction of two putative leptospiral proteins with laminin, collagen Type I, collagen Type IV, cellular fibronectin, plasma fibronectin, PLG, factor H and C4bp...
  7. pmc Genome features of Leptospira interrogans serovar Copenhageni
    A L T O Nascimento
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 37:459-77. 2004
    ..Genes related to toxins, lipoproteins and several surface-exposed proteins may facilitate a better understanding of the Leptospira pathogenesis and may serve as potential candidates for vaccine...
  8. pmc Lsa21, a novel leptospiral protein binding adhesive matrix molecules and present during human infection
    Marina V Atzingen
    Centro de Biotecnologia, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brazil, 1500, 05503 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    BMC Microbiol 8:70. 2008
    ..Whole-genome sequencing analysis of L. interrogans allowed identification of a repertoire of putative leptospiral surface proteins...