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Integração de métodos in silico e in vitro para o planejamento de inibidores da enzima cruzaína
(Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2011-06-30)
Chagas disease, caused by the flagellate protozoan of the family Trypanosomatidae Trypanosoma cruzi, is endemic in Latin America. The available drugs are ineffective and cause severe side effects. Therefore, it is necessary ...
Planejamento de inibidores da cruzaína baseado em fragmentos
(Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2011-07-27)
The Chagas disease, described in 1909 by the Brazilian sanitary physician, scientist and bacteriologist Dr. Carlos Chagas, is caused by the Trypanosomatid parasite Trypanosoma cruzi. Current treatments involve the use of ...
Ensaios bioquímicos e celulares para a identificação de novos inibidores de TcGAPDH seletivos à HsGAPDH
(Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 2011-08-11)
Chagas disease is a tropical neglected illness; nearly 10 million people are infected, in 2008 it was responsible for the deaths of about 10 thousand people. At present, only two medicines (benznidazol and nifurtimox) are ...