Maria F Ferreira-da-Cruz

Summary

Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Refractoriness of eryptotic red blood cells to Plasmodium falciparum infection: a putative host defense mechanism limiting parasitaemia
    Paulo Renato Rivas Totino
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    PLoS ONE 6:e26575. 2011
  2. pmc Cellular and humoral immune responses against the Plasmodium vivax MSP-1₁₉ malaria vaccine candidate in individuals living in an endemic area in north-eastern Amazon region of Brazil
    Evelyn K P Riccio
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Malária, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Avenida Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil CEP 21040 900
    Malar J 12:326. 2013
  3. pmc Molecular markers of antifolate resistance in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Luanda, Angola
    Bianca E Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 10:248. 2011
  4. pmc Apoptosis of non-parasitized red blood cells in malaria: a putative mechanism involved in the pathogenesis of anaemia
    Paulo R R Totino
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Avenida Brasil, 4365, Manguinhos, 21045 900, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Malar J 9:350. 2010
  5. pmc Chloroquine and sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine sensitivity of Plasmodium falciparum parasites in a Brazilian endemic area
    Bianca Ervatti Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 8:156. 2009
  6. pmc Evaluation of the genetic polymorphism of Plasmodium falciparum P126 protein (SERA or SERP) and its influence on naturally acquired specific antibody responses in malaria-infected individuals living in the Brazilian Amazon
    Lilian Rose Pratt-Riccio
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Malária, Departamento de Imunologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Avenida Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 7:144. 2008
  7. pmc Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Angola show the StctVMNT haplotype in the pfcrt gene
    Bianca E Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 9:174. 2010
  8. pmc Brazilian Plasmodium falciparum isolates: investigation of candidate polymorphisms for artemisinin resistance before introduction of artemisinin-based combination therapy
    Bianca E Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil
    Malar J 9:355. 2010
  9. ncbi Plasmodium berghei ANKA infection induces thymocyte apoptosis and thymocyte depletion in CBA mice
    Leonardo J M Carvalho
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Malária, Departamento de Imunologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil 4365, 21045 900 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 101:523-8. 2006
  10. pmc Malaria, a difficult diagnosis in a febrile patient with sub-microscopic parasitaemia and polyclonal lymphocyte activation outside the endemic region, in Brazil
    Patrícia Brasil
    Laboratório de Doenças Febris Agudas, Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas IPEC, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Av, Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ CEP 21, 045 900, Brazil
    Malar J 12:402. 2013

Collaborators

  • Philip J Rosenthal
  • Virgilio E Do Rosario
  • Dalma M Banic
  • Bianca E Gama
  • Claudio T Daniel-Ribeiro
  • Cláudio Tadeu Daniel-Ribeiro
  • Natália K Almeida de Oliveira
  • Leonardo J M Carvalho
  • Paulo R R Totino
  • Fatima Santos
  • Patrícia Brasil
  • Evelyn K P Riccio
  • Paulo Renato Rivas Totino
  • Jose Maria de Souza
  • Guilhermina A L Pereira-Carvalho
  • Florbela J I Lutucuta Kosi
  • Filomeno Fortes
  • Maria de Fátima Ferreira-da-Cruz
  • Bianca Ervatti Gama
  • Mariano G Zalis
  • Lilian Rose Pratt-Riccio
  • Marcelo Pelajo-Machado
  • Henrique L Lenzi
  • Vítor Ennes-Vidal
  • Lilian R Pratt-Riccio
  • Cecilia L Longo
  • Sidnei da Silva
  • Anielle P Costa
  • Irene S Soares
  • Mauricio Martins Rodrigues
  • Luciene A Silva
  • Jose M de Souza
  • Aline D Magalhães
  • Leonardo J M de Carvalho
  • Yonne F C Melo
  • Daniel Camus
  • Joseli De Oliveira-Ferreira
  • Thatiane S De Simone
  • Bruno T da Silva
  • Salvatore G De Simone
  • Mariza G Morgado
  • Monick Lindenmeyer Guimarães
  • Selma Sallenave-Sales

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Refractoriness of eryptotic red blood cells to Plasmodium falciparum infection: a putative host defense mechanism limiting parasitaemia
    Paulo Renato Rivas Totino
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    PLoS ONE 6:e26575. 2011
    ..We suggest that although eryptosis could be involved in malaria pathogenesis, it could also acting protectively by controlling parasite propagation...
  2. pmc Cellular and humoral immune responses against the Plasmodium vivax MSP-1₁₉ malaria vaccine candidate in individuals living in an endemic area in north-eastern Amazon region of Brazil
    Evelyn K P Riccio
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Malária, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Avenida Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil CEP 21040 900
    Malar J 12:326. 2013
    ..Thus, this study aims to evaluate the acquired cellular and antibody immune responses against PvMSP-1 in individuals naturally exposed to malaria infections in a malaria-endemic area in the north-eastern Amazon region of Brazil...
  3. pmc Molecular markers of antifolate resistance in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Luanda, Angola
    Bianca E Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 10:248. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of key antifolate resistance mediating polymorphisms in the pfdhfr and pfdhps genes in P. falciparum samples from Angola...
  4. pmc Apoptosis of non-parasitized red blood cells in malaria: a putative mechanism involved in the pathogenesis of anaemia
    Paulo R R Totino
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Avenida Brasil, 4365, Manguinhos, 21045 900, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Malar J 9:350. 2010
    ..It has been reported that apoptosis can occur in RBC and, consequently, this cell death process could contribute to anaemia. This study was performed to evaluate the susceptibility of nRBC to apoptosis in a malaria anaemia murine model...
  5. pmc Chloroquine and sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine sensitivity of Plasmodium falciparum parasites in a Brazilian endemic area
    Bianca Ervatti Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 8:156. 2009
    ..The goal of the present study was the characterization of Plasmodium falciparum genes associated to malaria drug resistance (pfcrt, pfdhfr and pfdhps), in samples from two Brazilian localities...
  6. pmc Evaluation of the genetic polymorphism of Plasmodium falciparum P126 protein (SERA or SERP) and its influence on naturally acquired specific antibody responses in malaria-infected individuals living in the Brazilian Amazon
    Lilian Rose Pratt-Riccio
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Malária, Departamento de Imunologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Avenida Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 7:144. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the polymorphism of P126 N-terminal region OR domain in P. falciparum isolates from two Brazilian malaria endemic areas and its impact on anti-OR naturally acquired antibodies...
  7. pmc Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Angola show the StctVMNT haplotype in the pfcrt gene
    Bianca E Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Malar J 9:174. 2010
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  8. pmc Brazilian Plasmodium falciparum isolates: investigation of candidate polymorphisms for artemisinin resistance before introduction of artemisinin-based combination therapy
    Bianca E Gama
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro RJ, Brazil
    Malar J 9:355. 2010
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  9. ncbi Plasmodium berghei ANKA infection induces thymocyte apoptosis and thymocyte depletion in CBA mice
    Leonardo J M Carvalho
    Laboratório de Pesquisas em Malária, Departamento de Imunologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Av Brasil 4365, 21045 900 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 101:523-8. 2006
    ..The implications of these events for malaria immunity and pathology are discussed...
  10. pmc Malaria, a difficult diagnosis in a febrile patient with sub-microscopic parasitaemia and polyclonal lymphocyte activation outside the endemic region, in Brazil
    Patrícia Brasil
    Laboratório de Doenças Febris Agudas, Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas IPEC, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Av, Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, RJ CEP 21, 045 900, Brazil
    Malar J 12:402. 2013
    ..The study highlights a need for changes in clinical and laboratory diagnostic approaches, namely the incorporation of PCR as part of the current routine malaria diagnostic methods in non-endemic areas. ..
  11. pmc Germinal center architecture disturbance during Plasmodium berghei ANKA infection in CBA mice
    Leonardo J M Carvalho
    Laboratory of Malaria Research, Department of Immunology, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Malar J 6:59. 2007
    ..In this paper, the potential association of cellular reactivity in lymphoid organs (spleen, lymph nodes and Peyer's patches) with immunity and pathology was evaluated during Plasmodium berghei ANKA infection in CBA mice...