Dr. José Roberto Machado Cunha da Silva

 
 RESEARCH  INTERESTS

We are currently developing research activities in the Laboratory of Evolutionary Histophysiology at the Histology and Embriology Department, Biomedical Sciences Institute. The projects aim aspects of the inflamatory cells response in invertebrates and lower vertebrates, using comparative emphasis.

 RELEVANT  PAPERS

Silva, J. R. M. C.; Mendes, E. G. e Mariano, M. Wound repair and graft rejection in the Amphioxus (Branchiostoma platae), J. Inv. Pathol. 65: 147-51, 1995.

Parra, O. M.; Silva, R.A. P. S; Silva, J. R. M. C., Hernandez-Blazquez, F. J., Peduto, L; Saad, W. A. e Saad Junior, W. A.. Reduction of liver mass due to malnutrition in rats. Correlation with emaciation of animals and size of organs not inserted in the portal, system. S.P. Med. J. /RMP, 113(3): 903-9, 1995..

Parra, O. M.; Silva, R.A. P. S; Silva, J. R. M. C., Hernandez-Blazquez, F. J., Peduto, L; Saad, W. A. e Saad Junior, W. A.. Enhancement of liver size by stimulation of intact rat liver with exogenous hepatotrophic factors. S.P. Med. J./RMP, 113(4): 941-7, 1995.

Cunha da Silva, J.R.M. Behaavior of collagen extracellular liver matrix during regenerative growth after partial hepatectomy or after stimulation by exogenous hepatotrophic factors. Study in rates. Arq. Gastroenterol., 33: 87-90, 1997. 

Silva, J.R.M.C.; Hernandez-Blazquez, F.J and Barbieri, R.L. Induced Inflammatory process in the Antarctic fish Notothenia neglecta. Polar Biology, 20:206-212, 1998.

Paiva, P.C. & Silva, J.R.M.C.  Macrobenthic invertebrates as a food for a penaeid shrimp pond farm in Brazil. Rev.Biol.Trop.,46(2):245-248, 1998.


  
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