V L Petricevich

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of Tityus serrulatus venom on cytokine production and the activity of murine macrophages
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mediators Inflamm 11:23-31. 2002
  2. pmc Role of cytokines and nitric oxide in the induction of tuberculostatic macrophage functions
    V L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mediators Inflamm 9:261-9. 2000
  3. pmc Immunomodulatory effects of the Tityus serrulatus venom on murine macrophage functions in vitro
    Vera L Petricevich
    Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Autonoma del Estado de morelos, 62210 Cuernavaca, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2005:39-49. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Cytokine and nitric oxide production following severe envenomation
    Vera L Petricevich
    Facultad de Medicina Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos, Av Universidad, 1001, CP 62201, Cuernavaca, Mexico
    Curr Drug Targets Inflamm Allergy 3:325-32. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory potential of Crotalus durissus terrificus venom on measles virus growth
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Av Vital Brasil n 1500, CEP 05504 900 São Paulo, Brazil
    Toxicon 42:143-53. 2003
  6. pmc The dynamics of cytokine d nitric oxide secretion in mice injected with Tityus serrulatus scorpion venom
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mediators Inflamm 11:173-80. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Toxin gamma from Tityus serrulatus scorpion venom plays an essential role in immunomodulation of macrophages
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratorio de Toxicologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos, Avenida Universidad, 1001, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62209, Mexico
    Toxicon 50:666-75. 2007
  8. pmc Pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines release in mice injected with Crotalus durissus terrificus venom
    A Hernandez Cruz
    Laboratorio de Toxicologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos UAEM, Avenida Universidad 1001, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62210, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2008:874962. 2008
  9. pmc Macrophage activation, phagocytosis and intracellular calcium oscillations induced by scorpion toxins from Tityus serrulatus
    V L Petricevich
    Laboratorio de Toxicologia, Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Autonoma del Estado de morelos, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Clin Exp Immunol 154:415-23. 2008
  10. pmc Scorpion venom and the inflammatory response
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratorio de Inflamación y Toxicología, Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Autonoma del Estado de morelos, Avenida Universidad 1001, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62209, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2010:903295. 2010

Collaborators

  • I Lebrun
  • L D Possani
  • A L Alvarez Perez Gil
  • U Osuna-Martínez
  • A Hernandez Cruz
  • Anselmo Hernández Cruz
  • M Patipo Vera
  • L Barbosa Navarro
  • J A Reyes-Esparza
  • L Rodriguez-Fragoso
  • R Zucatelli Mendonça
  • S Garcia-Jimenez
  • Ronaldo Z Mendonça

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Effect of Tityus serrulatus venom on cytokine production and the activity of murine macrophages
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mediators Inflamm 11:23-31. 2002
    ..These results combined with NO production suggest that TSV possesses significant immunomodulatory activities capable of stimulating immune functions in vitro...
  2. pmc Role of cytokines and nitric oxide in the induction of tuberculostatic macrophage functions
    V L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mediators Inflamm 9:261-9. 2000
    ..The results obtained here emphasize the importance of adequate stimulation for guaranteeing efficient killing of bacilli. In this particular case, the IFN-gamma and TNF were involved in the activation of macrophage bactericidal activity...
  3. pmc Immunomodulatory effects of the Tityus serrulatus venom on murine macrophage functions in vitro
    Vera L Petricevich
    Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Autonoma del Estado de morelos, 62210 Cuernavaca, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2005:39-49. 2005
    ..Taken together, these data indicate that fractions have a differential immunomodulating effect on macrophage secretion, and that FII is a potent activator of TNF production of macrophages...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cytokine and nitric oxide production following severe envenomation
    Vera L Petricevich
    Facultad de Medicina Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos, Av Universidad, 1001, CP 62201, Cuernavaca, Mexico
    Curr Drug Targets Inflamm Allergy 3:325-32. 2004
    ..A better understanding of the involvement of the inflammatory system in different envenoming syndromes may have future therapeutic benefits...
  5. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory potential of Crotalus durissus terrificus venom on measles virus growth
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Av Vital Brasil n 1500, CEP 05504 900 São Paulo, Brazil
    Toxicon 42:143-53. 2003
    ..In conclusion, Cdt contains anti-MV effects that may be of potential clinical interest...
  6. pmc The dynamics of cytokine d nitric oxide secretion in mice injected with Tityus serrulatus scorpion venom
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratório de Imunoquímica, Instituto Butantan, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mediators Inflamm 11:173-80. 2002
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  7. ncbi request reprint Toxin gamma from Tityus serrulatus scorpion venom plays an essential role in immunomodulation of macrophages
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratorio de Toxicologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos, Avenida Universidad, 1001, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62209, Mexico
    Toxicon 50:666-75. 2007
    ..It also opens the field for further research about the intoxication phenomenon as it is discussed here...
  8. pmc Pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines release in mice injected with Crotalus durissus terrificus venom
    A Hernandez Cruz
    Laboratorio de Toxicologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos UAEM, Avenida Universidad 1001, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62210, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2008:874962. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the observation that Cdt affects the production of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines provides further evidence for the role played by Cdt in modulating pro/anti-inflammatory cytokine balance...
  9. pmc Macrophage activation, phagocytosis and intracellular calcium oscillations induced by scorpion toxins from Tityus serrulatus
    V L Petricevich
    Laboratorio de Toxicologia, Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Autonoma del Estado de morelos, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Clin Exp Immunol 154:415-23. 2008
    ..A basic understanding of the underlying molecular mechanisms responsible for macrophage activation should serve as a foundation for novel drug development aimed at modulating macrophage activity...
  10. pmc Scorpion venom and the inflammatory response
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratorio de Inflamación y Toxicología, Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Autonoma del Estado de morelos, Avenida Universidad 1001, Cuernavaca, Morelos 62209, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2010:903295. 2010
    ..The cytokines initiate a cascade of events that lead to illness behaviors such as fever, anorexia, and also physiological events in the host such as activation of vasodilatation, hypotension, and increased of vessel permeability...
  11. doi request reprint Anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive activities of the ethanolic extract of Bougainvillea xbuttiana
    A L Alvarez Perez Gil
    Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos UAEM Calle Iztaccihuatl Esq Leñeros, Col Volcanes, Cuernavaca, Morelos CP 62350, Mexico
    J Ethnopharmacol 144:712-9. 2012
    ..Bougainvillea xbuttiana is widely distributed in Mexico and it is used as an analgesic in folk medicine...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological evaluation of the immunomodulatory FL-6 in induced chronic hepatitis in Wistar rats
    U Osuna-Martínez
    Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
    Proc West Pharmacol Soc 54:52-6. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the treatment with FL-6 improved liver function and reduced the inflammatory marker in rats with chronic hepatitis induced by PS-administration...
  13. pmc Crotalus durissus terrificus venom interferes with morphological, functional, and biochemical changes in murine macrophage
    Anselmo Hernández Cruz
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autónoma de Estado de Morelos, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2005:349-59. 2005
    ..Taken together, these data indicate that Cdt have a differential effect on macrophage activation and that this venom is a potent inhibitor of anti-inflammatory response...
  14. pmc Balance between pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in mice treated with Centruroides noxius scorpion venom
    Vera L Petricevich
    Laboratorio de Toxicologia, Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Autonoma del Estado de morelos, Mexico
    Mediators Inflamm 2006:54273. 2006
    ..In conclusion, an increase in the serum levels of TNF and IL-6 may be a useful marker for scorpion envenomation...