Giovanni Faria Silva

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Peginterferon plus ribavirin and sustained virological response rate in HCV-related advanced fibrosis: a real life study
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Botucatu School of Medicine, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brazil Electronic address
    Braz J Infect Dis 18:48-52. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Grading and staging chronic hepatitis C and its relation to genotypes and epidemiological factors in Brazilian blood donors
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Botucatu School of Medicine, UNESP, Botucatu, SP
    Braz J Infect Dis 9:142-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Using pegylated interferon alfa-2b and ribavirin to treat chronic hepatitis patients infected with hepatitis c virus genotype 1: are nonresponders and relapsers different populations?
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 11:554-60. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Variability and resistance mutations in the hepatitis C virus NS3 protease in patients not treated with protease inhibitors
    Luciana Bonome Zeminian
    Laboratório de Biologia Molecula, Divisão Hemocentro, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista Julio de Mesquita Filho, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 108:13-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Human platelet antigen genotype is associated with progression of fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Gastroenterology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University, UNESP, Botucatu SP, Brazil
    J Med Virol 84:56-60. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint In vitro detection of hepatitis C virus in platelets from uninfected individuals exposed to the virus
    Juliana Lara Padovani
    Laboratório de Biologia Molecular do Hemocentro de Botucatu, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 46:154-5. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Progression of liver fibrosis in blood donors infected with hepatitis C virus
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, 18618 000 Botucatu, Brazil
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:291-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Reverse hybridization and sequencing for genotyping the hepatitis C virus]
    Patrícia Martinez Levada
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 43:135-8. 2010
  9. pmc Pancreatic paracoccidioidomycosis simulating malignant neoplasia: case report
    Talles Bazeia Lima
    Talles Bazeia Lima, Carlos Antonio Caramori, Giovanni Faria Silva, Cássio Vieira de Oliveira, Fábio da Silva Yamashiro, Letícia de Campos Franzoni, Lígia Yukie Sassaki, Fernando Gomes Romeiro, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu School of Medicine, Rubião Junior District S N, 18618 970 São Paulo, Brazil
    World J Gastroenterol 19:5750-3. 2013
  10. pmc Erythromycin versus neomycin in the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy in cirrhosis: a randomized double-blind study
    Fernando Gomes Romeiro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:13. 2013

Collaborators

  • Fernando Gomes Romeiro
  • Paulo Roberto Abrão Ferreira
  • Juliana Lara Padovani
  • Maria Inês de Moura Campos Pardini
  • Silvia Maria Corvino
  • Rejane Maria Tommasini Grotto
  • Luciana Bonome Zeminian
  • Talles Bazeia Lima
  • Patrícia Martinez Levada
  • Letícia de Campos Franzoni
  • Maria Aparecida Custodio Domingues
  • Carlos Antonio Caramori
  • Fábio da Silva Yamashiro
  • Cássio Vieira de Oliveira
  • Ligia Yukie Sassaki
  • Jan Felix Drexler
  • Camila Fernanda Verdichio de Moraes

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Peginterferon plus ribavirin and sustained virological response rate in HCV-related advanced fibrosis: a real life study
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Botucatu School of Medicine, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brazil Electronic address
    Braz J Infect Dis 18:48-52. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess SVR rate and its predictive factors in HCV advanced fibrosis patients treated in real life with full dose PEG-IFN plus RBV and to evaluate the adverse events related to treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Grading and staging chronic hepatitis C and its relation to genotypes and epidemiological factors in Brazilian blood donors
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Botucatu School of Medicine, UNESP, Botucatu, SP
    Braz J Infect Dis 9:142-9. 2005
    ..Multivariate analysis detected age (odds ratio=1.19), and GT-gamma (odds ratio=2.02) as independent factors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Using pegylated interferon alfa-2b and ribavirin to treat chronic hepatitis patients infected with hepatitis c virus genotype 1: are nonresponders and relapsers different populations?
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Botucatu, SP Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 11:554-60. 2007
    ..The RELs accounted for 17% of the sample. The HCV RNA test results at weeks 12 and 24 of treatment, although independent predictors of non-response (OR: 4.8 and 8.2, respectively), did not differ between SVRs and RELs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Variability and resistance mutations in the hepatitis C virus NS3 protease in patients not treated with protease inhibitors
    Luciana Bonome Zeminian
    Laboratório de Biologia Molecula, Divisão Hemocentro, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista Julio de Mesquita Filho, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 108:13-7. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Human platelet antigen genotype is associated with progression of fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Gastroenterology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu Medical School, Sao Paulo State University, UNESP, Botucatu SP, Brazil
    J Med Virol 84:56-60. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint In vitro detection of hepatitis C virus in platelets from uninfected individuals exposed to the virus
    Juliana Lara Padovani
    Laboratório de Biologia Molecular do Hemocentro de Botucatu, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP, Botucatu, SP, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 46:154-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the interaction of HCV with platelets from non-infected individuals, after in vitro exposure to the virus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Progression of liver fibrosis in blood donors infected with hepatitis C virus
    Giovanni Faria Silva
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP, 18618 000 Botucatu, Brazil
    Rom J Gastroenterol 13:291-7. 2004
    ..Chronic hepatitis by HCV is progressive towards cirrhosis, with variable rate. We evaluated the rate of fibrosis progression (RFP), risk factors associated with advanced fibrosis (F3 and F4), and estimated the evolution time to cirrhosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Reverse hybridization and sequencing for genotyping the hepatitis C virus]
    Patrícia Martinez Levada
    Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, SP
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 43:135-8. 2010
    ..The methods for genotyping the hepatitis C virus have been much discussed. The aim of this study was to compare the methodologies of reverse hybridization and direct sequencing for genotyping the hepatitis C virus...
  9. pmc Pancreatic paracoccidioidomycosis simulating malignant neoplasia: case report
    Talles Bazeia Lima
    Talles Bazeia Lima, Carlos Antonio Caramori, Giovanni Faria Silva, Cássio Vieira de Oliveira, Fábio da Silva Yamashiro, Letícia de Campos Franzoni, Lígia Yukie Sassaki, Fernando Gomes Romeiro, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Botucatu School of Medicine, Rubião Junior District S N, 18618 970 São Paulo, Brazil
    World J Gastroenterol 19:5750-3. 2013
    ..The smear was compatible with infection by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. We report a rare case of paracoccidioidomycosis simulating a malignant neoplasia in the pancreas head. ..
  10. pmc Erythromycin versus neomycin in the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy in cirrhosis: a randomized double-blind study
    Fernando Gomes Romeiro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, UNESP Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:13. 2013
    ..Erythromycin combines the antimicrobial effect and prokinetic properties in the same drug, but it has never been used in HE treatment. Our aim was to evaluate the efficacy of erythromycin as an HE treatment...