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Silva, L.L., Marcet-Houben, M., Nahum, L.A., Zerlotini, A., Gabaldón, T., Oliveira, G. The Schistosoma mansoni Phylome: Using Evolutionary Genomics to Gain Insight into a Parasite’s Biology. BMC Genomics, 2012, 13:617. PDF Highly Accessed!


Zerlotini, A; Aguiar, E; Yu, F; Xu, H; Li, Y; Young, N; Gasser, R; Protasio, A; Berriman, M; Roos, D; Kissinger, J; Oliveira, G. SchistoDB: an updated genome resource for the three key schistosomes of humans. Nucleic Acids Research, 2012, 1–4. PDF


Pio, S., Ozelo, M., Santos, A., Carvalho, B., Zouain, D., Oliveira, G., Caram, C., Rezende, S. Factor VIII inhibitors in patients with congenital severe hemophilia A and its relation to genotype. Haemophilia, 2012, 18(6)e411-414. PDF


Nahum, L., Mourão, M.M., Oliveira, G. New frontiers in Schistosoma genomics and transcriptomics. Journal of Parasitology Research, 2012, Article ID 849132. PDF


Torrieri, R., Oliveira, F.S., Oliveira, G., Coimbra, R.S. Automatic Assignment of Prokaryotic Genes to Functional Categories Using Literature Profiling. PLoS One, 2012, 7(10): e47436. PDF


Santos, P.F., Ruiz, J.C., Soares, R.P.P., Moreira, D.S., Rezende, A.M., Folador, E.L., Oliveira, G., Romanha, A.J., Murta, S.M.F. Molecular characterization of the hexose transporter gene in benznidazole resistant and susceptible populations of Trypanosoma cruzi. Parasites & Vectors. 2012. 5:161. PDF


Pierce RJ, Dubois-Abdesselem F, Lancelot J, Andrade L, Oliveira G. Targeting Schistosome histone modifying enzymes for drug development. Curr Pharm Des. 2012. 18(24):3567-3578. PDF


Menezes-Souza, D., Guerra-Sá, R., Carneiro, C.M., Vitoriano-Souza, J., Giunchetti, R.C., Teixeira-Carvalho, A., Silveira-Lemos, D., Oliveira, G., Corrêa-Oliveira, R., Reis, A.B. Higher expression of CCL2, CCL4, CCL5, CCL21, and CXCL8 chemokines in the skin associated with parasite density in canine visceral leishmaniasis. Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2012, 6(4): e1566. PDF


Mourão, M.M., Grunau, C., LoVerde, P.T., Jones, M.K., Oliveira, G. Recent advances in Schistosoma genomics. Parasite Immunol., 2012, 34:151. PDF


Young, N.D.; Jex, A.R.; Li, B.; Liu, S.; Yang, L.; Xiong, Z.; Li, Y.; Cantacessi, C.; Hall, R.S.; Xu, X.; Chen, F.; Wu, X.; Zerlotini, A.; Oliveira, G.; Hofman, A.; Zhang, G.; Fang, X.; Kang, Y.; Campbell, B.E.; Loukas, A.; Ranganathan, S.; Rollinson, D.; Rinaldi, G.; Brindley, P.; Yang, H.; Wang, J.; Wang, J.; Gasser, R.B. Whole-genome sequence of Schistosoma haematobium. Nature Genetics 2012, 44:221-225. PDF


Protasio, A.V.; Tsai, I.J.; Babbage, A.; Nichol, S.; Hunt, M.; Aslett, M.A.; De Silva, N.; Velarde, G.S.; Anderson, T.J.C.; Clark, R.C.; Davidson, C.; Dillon, G.P; Holroyd, N.E.; LoVerde, P.T.; Lloyd, C.; McQuillan, J.; Oliveira, G.; Otto, T.D.; Parker-Manuel, S. J.; Quail, M.A.; Wilson, R.A.; Zerlotini, A.; Dunne, D. W.; Berriman, M. A Systematically Improved High Quality Genome and Transcriptome of the Human Blood Fluke Schistosoma mansoni. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2012, 6(1): e1455. PDF


Guimarães, R.J.P.S.; Freitas, C.C.; Dutra, L.V.;Felgueiras, C.A.; Drummond, S.C.; Tibiriçá, S.H.C.; Oliveira, G.; Carvalho, O.S. Use of Indicator Kriging to Investigate Schistosomiasis in Minas Gerais State, Brazil. Journal of Tropical Medicine, Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 837428, 1-10. PDF


Scholte, R.G.C.; Freitas, C.C.; Dutra, L.V.; Guimarães, R.J.P.S.; Drummond, S.C.; Oliveira, G.; Carvalho, O.S. Utilizing environmental, socioeconomic data and GIS techniques to estimate the risk for ascariasis and trichuriasis in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Acta Tropica 2012, 121(2) 112-117. PDF


Guimarães, R.J.P.S., Fonseca, F.R., Dutra, L.V., Freitas, C.C., Oliveira, G.C., Carvalho, O.S. 2012. A study of schistosomiasis prevalence and risk of snail presence spatial distributions using geo-statistical tools In Schistosomiasis, edited by Mohammad Bagher Rokni. 255-280. Rijeka: InTech PDF




Santos. A.R.; Santos, M.A.; Baumbach, J.; McCulloch, J.A.; Oliveira, G.C.; Silva, A.; Miyoshi, A.; Azevedo. A. A singular value decomposition approach for improved taxonomic classification of biological sequences. BMC Genomics 2011, 12(Suppl 4):S11. PDF


Scholte, R.G.C.; Freitas, C.C.; Dutra, L.V.; Guimarães, R.J.P.S.; Drummond, S.C.; Oliveira, G.; Carvalho, O.S. Utilizing environmental, socioeconomic data and GIS techniques to estimate the risk for ascariasis and trichuriasis in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Acta Tropica 2011, 121(2) 112-117. PDF


Isokpehi, R.D., Mahmud, O., Mbah, A.N., Simmons, S.S., Avelar, L., Rajnarayanan, R.V., Udensi, U.K., Ayensu. W.K., Cohly, H.H., Brown, S.D., Dates, C.R., Hentz, S.D., Hughes, S.J., Smith-McInnis, D.R., Patterson, C.O., Sims, J.N., Turner, K.T., Williams, B.S., Johnson, M.O., Adubi, T.O., Mbuh, J.V., Anumudu, C.I., Adeoye, G.O., Thomas, B.N., Nashiru, O., Oliveira, G.  Developmental Regulation of Genes Encoding Universal Stress Proteins in Schistosoma mansoni.  2011.  Gene Regulation and Systems Biolgy, Gene Regulation and Systems Biolgy, 5: 61-74. PDF


Andrade, .L., Nahum, L.A., Avelar, L.G.A., Silva, L.L., Zerlotini, A., Ruiz, J.C., Oliveira, G. Eukaryotic Protein Kinases (ePKs) of the Helminth Parasite Schistosoma mansoni.  2011. BMC Genomics,12:215.  PDF


Silva, L.L., Marcet-Houben, M., Zerlotini, A., Gabaldón, T., Oliveira, G., Nahum, L.A. Evolutionary history of expanded peptidase families in Schistosoma mansoni. 2011. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 106(7): 864-877. PDF Suppl. material.

Avelar, L.G.A., Nahum, L.A., Andrade, L.F., Oliveira, G. Functional diversity of the Schistosoma mansoni tyrosine Kinases.  2011.  Journal of Signal Transduction.  Volume 2011, 1-11. PDF


Pio, S.F., Oliveira, G., Soares, S., Rezende, S. An aberrant pattern for intron 1 inversion of factor VIII gene.  Haemophilia. 2011. 17(4):708-9. PDF


Ruiz, J.C., D'Afonseca, V., Silva, A., Ali, A., Pinto, A.C., Santos, A.R., Rocha, A.A.M.C., Lopes, D.O., Dorella, F.A., Pacheco, L.G.C., Costa, M.P., Turk, M.Z., Seyffert, N., Moraes, P.M.R.O, Soares, S.C., Almeida, S.S., Castro, T.L.P., Abreu, V.A.C., Trost, E., Baumbach, J., Tauch, A., McCulloch, J., Cerdeira, L.T., Ramos, R.T.J., Zerlotini, A., Dominitini, A., Resende, D.M., Coser, E.M., Oliveira, L.M., Pedrosa, A.L., Vieira, C.U., Guimarães, C.T., Bartholomeu, D.C., Oliveira, D.M., Santos, F.R., Rabelo, E.M., Lobo, F.P., Franco, G.R., Costa, A.F., Castro, I.M., Dias, S.R.C., Ferro, J.A., Ortega, J.M., Paiva, L.V., Goulart, L.R., Almeida, J.F., Ferro, M.I.T., Carneiro, N.P., Falcão, P.R.K., Grynberg, P., Teixeira, S.M.R., Brommonschenkel, S., Oliveira, S.C., Meyer, R., Moore, R., Miyoshi, A., Oliveira, G.C., Azevedo, V. Evidences for Reductive Genome Evolution and Lateral Acquisition of Virulence Functions in two Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis strains. PLoS One. 2011; 6(4): e18551. PDF


Simões, M.C., Lee, J., Djikeng, A., Cerqueira, G.C., Zerlotini, A., Silva-Pereira, R.A., Dalby, A.R., LoVerde, P., El-Sayed, N.M., Oliveira, G.  Identification of Schistosoma mansoni microRNAs.  BMC Genomics.  2011.  12:47.   PDF


Machado, M., Magalhães, W.C.S., Sene, A., Araújo, B., Faria-Campos, A.C., Chanock, S.J., Scott, L., Oliveira, G., Tarazona-Santos, E., Rodrigues, M.R. Phred-Phrap package to analyses tools: a pipeline to facilitate population genetics re-sequencing studies.  Investigative Genetics.  2011.  2:3. PDF



Menezes-Souza, D., Corrêa-Olieira, R., Guerra-Sá, R., Giumchetti, R.C., Teixeira-Carvalho, A., Martins-Filho, O.A., Oliveira, G.C., Reis, A.B.  Cytokine and transcription factor profiles in the skin of dogs naturally infected by Leishmania (Leishmania) chagasi presenting distinct skin parasite density and clinical status. Veterinary Parasitology. 2010.  Veterinary Parasitology.  2010; 177:39-49.  PDF


Pio, S.F., Mühle, C., Oliveira, G.C., Rezende, S.M. Detection of int1h-related inversion of the factor VIII gene. Haemophilia. 2010. Accepted.  PDF


Zerlotini, A.; Oliveira, G. The contributions of the genome project for the study of schistosomiasis. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz.  2010. 105(4):367-369. PDF Supplementary data


Coimbra, R.S., Vanderwall, D.E., Oliveira, G. Disclosing ambiguous gene aliases by automatic literature profiling. BMC Genomics. 2010. 11(Suppl 5):S3. PDF


Guimarães, R.J.P.S., Freitas, C.C., Dutra, L.V., Scholte, R.C.G., Amaral, R.S., Drummond, S.C., Shimabukuro3, Y.E., Oliveira, G., Carvalho, O.S. Evaluation of the linear spectral mixture model and vegetation index (NDVI and EVI) in the study of the schistosomiasis mansoni and Biomphalaria glabrata distribution in Minas Gerais state, Brazil.  Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz.  2010.  105(4):512-518. PDF


Carvalho, O.S., Scholte, R.G.C., Guimarães, R.J.P.S., Freitas, C.C., Drummond, S.C., Amaral, R.S., Dutra, L.V., Oliveria, G., Massara, C.L., Enk, M.J.  The Estrada Real project and endemic diseases: the case of schistosomiasis, geoprocessing and tourism.  Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz.  2010.  105(4):532-536. PDF Supplementary data


Guimarães, R.J.P.S., Freitas, C.C., Dutra, L.V., Scholte, R.C.G., Martins-Bedé, F.T., Fonseca, F.R., Amaral, R.S., Drummond, S.C., Felgueiras, C.A., Oliveira, G., Carvalho, O.S. A geoprocessing approach for schistosomiasis studying and control in the State of Minas Gerais – Brazil. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 2010. 105(4):524-531. PDF


Bahia, D., Rodrigues, N.B., Araújo, F.M., Romanha, A., Ruiz, J.C., Johnston, D.A., Oliveira, G.  CA88, a nuclear repetitive DNA sequence identified in Schistosoma mansoni, aids in the genotyping of nine Schistosoma species of medical and veterinary importance.  Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz.  2010.  105(4):391-397. PDF Supplementary data


Grossman, S.M.C., Oliveira, G., Teixeira, R., Carmo, M.A.V. Detection of HCV RNA in saliva does not correlate with salivary flow or xerostomia in patients with chronic hepatitis C. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics. 2010. 2010. 109:851-856. PDF


Krautz-Peterson, G.; Simoes, M., Faghiri, Z., Ndegwa, D., Oliveira, G., Shoemaker, C.B., Skelly, P.J. Suppressing glucose transporter gene expression in schistosomes impairs parasite feeding and decreases survival in the mammalian host. PLoS Pathogens. 2010; 6(6): e1000932. PDF


D'Afonseca, V.; Prosdocimi F.; Dorella, F.A.; Pacheco, L.G.C.; Moraes, P.M.; Pena, I.; Ortega, J.M.; Teixeira, S.; Oliveira, S.C.; Coser, E.M.; Oliveira, L.M.; Corrêa de Oliveira, G.; Meyer, R.; Miyoshi, A.; Azevedo, V. Survey of genome organization and gene content of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis. Microbiological research 2010;165(4):312-20. PDF


Webster, J., Oliveira, G., Rollinson, D., Gower, C.M. Schistosome genomes: a wealth of information. Trends in Parasitology. 2010. 26:103-106. PDF


Coimbra, R.S., Artiguenave, F., Jacques, L.S.R.Z., Oliveira, G. MST (Molecular Serotyping Tool): a program for computer-assisted molecular identification of Escherichia coli and Shigella O-antigens. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2010. 48(5):1921-1923. PDF




Berriman, M.; Haas, B.J.; LoVerde, P.T.; Wilson, R.A.; Dillon, G.P; Cerqueira, G.C.; Mashiyama, S.T.; Al-Lazikani, B.; Andrade, L.F.; Ashton, P.D.; Aslett, M.A.; Bartholomeu, D.C.; Blandin, G.; Caffrey, C.R.; Coghlan, A.; Coulson, R.; Day, T.A.; Delcher, A.; DeMarco, R.; Djikeng, A.; Eyre, T.; Gamble, J.A.; Ghedin, E.; Gu1, Y.; Hertz-Fowler, C.; Hirai, H.; Hirai, Y.; Houston, R.; Ivens, A.; Johnston, D.A.; Lacerda, D.; Macedo, C.D.; McVeigh, P.; Ning, A.; Oliveira, G.; Overington, J.P.; Parkhill, J.; Pertea, M.; Pierce, R.J.; Protasio, A.V.; Quail, M.A.; Rajandream, M.; Rogers, J.; Sajid, M.; Salzberg, S.L.; Stanke, M.; Tivey, A.R.; White, O.; Williams, D.L.; Wortman, J.; Wu, W.; Zamanian, M.; Zerlotini, A.; Fraser-Liggett, C.M.; Barrell, B.J.; El-Sayed, N.M. The genome of the blood fluke Schistosoma mansoni. Nature. 2009. 460: 352-358.  Link    

Zerlotini, A., Heiges, M., Wang, H., Moraes, R., Dominitini, A., Ruiz, J., Kissinger, J., Oliveira, G. SchistoDB: a Schistosoma mansoni genome resource. Nucleic Acids Research. 2009. 37(Database issue):D579-82. doi:10.1093/nar/gkn681 PDF


LoVerde, P.; Andrade, L.; Oliveira, G. Signal transduction regulates schistosome reproductive biology. Current Opinion in Microbiology. 2009. 12:422-428. PDF


Scholte, R.G.C.; Caldeira, R.L. Simões, M.C.M.; Stutz, W.H.; Silva, L.L.; Carvalho, O.S.; Oliveira, G. Inter- and intrapopulational genetic variability of Tityus serrulatus (Scorpiones, Buthidae). Acta Tropica. 2009. 112:97-100. PDF


Pio, S.F., Oliveira, G., Rezende, S.M. The molecular basis of hemophilia A. Revista da Associação Médica Brasileira. 2009. 55(2): 213-219.


Caffrey, C.R.; Rohwer, A.; Oellien, F.; Marhöfer, R.J.; Braschi, S.; Oliveira, G.; McKerrow, J.H.; Selzer, P.M. A Comparative Chemogenomics Strategy to Predict Potential Drug Targets in the Metazoan Pathogen, Schistosoma mansoni. PLoS One. 2009. 4(2):e4413. PDF


Guimarães, R.J. P. S, Freitas, C.C., Dutra, L.V., Felgueiras, C.A., Moura, A.C.M., Amaral, R.S., Drummond, Sandra C., Scholte, R.G.C., Oliveira, G., Carvalho, O.S. Spatial distribution of Biomphalaria mollusks at São Francisco River Basin, Minas Gerais, Brazil, using geostatistical procedures. Acta Tropica. . 2008. 109: 181-186. PDF


Araújo, F.M.G., Machado-Lima, A., Durham, A.M., Teixeira, R., Oliveira, G. Sequence and structural analysis of the 5' noncoding region of hepatitis C virus in patients with chronic infection. Journal of Medical Virology. 2009. 81(7):1212 - 1219. PDF




Valentim, C. L. L., Gomes, M. S., Jeremias, W. J., Cunha, J. C., Oliveira, G. C., Botelho, A. C. C., Pimenta, P. F. P., Janotti-Passos, L. K., Guerra-Sá, R., Babá, E. H. Physical Localization of the Retrotransposons Boudicca and Perere 03 in Schistosoma mansoni. Journal of Parasitology. 94(4), 2008, 993-995.  PDF


Araújo, F.M.G., Sonoda, I.V., Rodrigues, N.B., Teixeira, R., Redondo, R.A.F., Oliveira, G. Genetic variability in the viral 5`UTR and NS5A regions in non responder and responder patients with chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 2008, 103(6): 611-614. PDF


Guimarães, R.J.P.S., Freitas, C.C., Dutra, L.V., Felgueiras, C.A., Moura, A.C.M., Amaral, R.S., Drummond, S.C., ScholteR.G.C., Oliveira, G., Carvalho, O.S. Schistosomiasis Risk Estimation in Minas Gerais State, Brazil, using Environmental Data and GIS techniques. Acta Tropica. 2008. PDF


Coelho, P.M., Rosa, F.M., Maciel, E., Negrão-Correa, D.A., Carvalho, O.S., Caldeira, R.L., Jannotti-Passos, L.K., Moreira, L.A., Oliveira, G.C., Teles, H.M. Transmission control of schistosomiasis mansoni by introduction of a resistant strain of Biomphalaria tenagophila in areas where transmission is maintained by this species. Acta Trop. 2008 108(2-3):245-248.


Gentile, R., Oliveira, G. Brazilian studies on the genetics of Schistosoma mansoni. Acta Tropica. 2008, 108: 175-17. PDF


Akinwale, O.P., Oliveira, G., Ajayi, M.B., Akande, D.O., Oyebadejo, A.S., Okereke, K.C. Squamous cell abnormalities in exfoliated cells from the urine of Schistosoma haematobium infected adults in a rural fishing community in Nigeria. Journal of World Health and Population. 2008, 10(1):18-22. PDF


Oliveira, G., Franco, G., Verjovski-Almeida, S. The Brazilian contribution to the study of the Schistosoma mansoni transcriptome. Acta Tropica. 2008, 108:179-182. PDF

Xavier, E.R.C., Almeida, B.P.X.C, Ruiz, J.C., Oliveira, G., Meyer, R., D’Afonseca, V., Miyoshi, A., Azevedo, V. Brazilian genome sequencing projects: state of the art. Recent Patents on DNA & Gene Sequences. 2008, 2:111-132. PDF




Ludolf, F, Almeida, L.F., Cousin, a., Capron, M., Dissous, C., Pierce, R.J., Oliveira, G. Molecular analysis of SmFes, a tyrosine kinase of Schistosoma mansoni orthologous to the members of the Fes/Fps/Fer family. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2007. 360, 163-172. PDF


Oliveira, G. The Schistosoma mansoni transcriptome: an update. Experimental Parasitology. 2007 117: 229-235. PDF


Beckmann, S., Wippersteg V., El-Bahay, A., Hirzmann, J., Oliveira, G., Grevelding, C.G. Germ-line transformation approaches and actin-promoter analysis. Acta Tropica. 207. 117:292-303. PDF


Simões, M., Bahia, D., Zerlotini, A., Torres, K., Artiguenave, F., Neshich, G., Kuser, P., Oliveira, G. Single nucleotide polymorphisms identification in expressed genes of Schistosoma mansoni. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology. 2007 154(2): 134-140. PDF


Farah, K.P., Carmo, R.A., Antunes, C.M.F., Serufo, J.C., Nobre Júnior, V.A., Castro, L.P.F., Leite, V.H.R., Silva, R.A.P., Álvares, M.C.B., Oliveira, G., Busek, S.C.B., Lambertucci, J.R. Hepatitis C, HCV genotypes and hepatic siderosis in patients with chronic renal failure on haemodialysis in Brazil Hepatitis C, HCV genotypes and hepatic siderosis in patients with chronic renal failure on haemodialysis in Brazil. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2007 22: 2027-2031. PDF


Bahia, D., Mortara, R.A., Freire, L., Ludolf, F., Kuser, P.R., Avelar, L., Dissous, C., Pierce, R.J. and Oliveira, G. Schistosoma mansoni: Expression of Fes-like tyrosine kinase SmFes in the oral sucker and terebratorium suggests its involvement in host penetration. Experimental Parasitology. 2007. 116(3): 225-232. PDF


Valli, L.C.P, Kanamura, H. Y., Cotrim, P. C., Oliveira, G. C., Oliveira, E. J. Characterization of a clone from an adult worm cDNA library selected with anti-Schistosoma mansoni human antibodies dissociated from immune complexes: a preliminary report . Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo. 2007 49(3):187-189. PDF


Lage, R.S., Oliveira, G.C., Busek, S.U., Guerra, L.L., Giunchetti, R.C., Corrêa-Oliveira, R., Reis, A.B. Analysis of the cytokine profile in spleen cells from dogs naturally infected by Leishmania chagasi. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 2007 (115):135–145. PDF


Wethington, A. R., Zavodna, M., Smith, M. K., Oliveira, G., Lewis, F., Minchella, D. J. Population genetic structure of Biomphalaria glabrata in a schistosomiasis endemic region in Brazil. Journal Of Molluscan Studies. Journal of Molluscan Studies. 2007 (73):45-52. PDF


Bahia, D., Gontijo, N.F., Leon, I.R., Perales, J., Pereira, M.H., Oliveira, G., Corrêa-Oliveira, R., Reis, A.B. Antibodies from dogs with canine visceral leishmaniasis recognise two proteins from the saliva of Lutzomyia longipalpis. Parastigology Research. 2007 (100): 499-454. PDF


Rodrigues, N.B., Silva, M.R., Pucci, M.M., Minchella, D.J., Sorensen, R., LoVerde, P.T., Romanha, A.J., Oliveira, G. Microsatellite enriched genomic libraries as a source of polymorphic loci for Schistosoma mansoni. Molecular Ecology Notes. 2007(7):263-265. PDF




Faria-Campos, A.C., Moratelli, F.S., Mendes, I.K., Ortolani, P.L., Oliveira, G., Campos, S.V.A., Ortega, J.M., Franco, G.R. Production of full-length cDNA sequences by sequencing and analysis of ESTs from Schistosoma mansoni. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 2006 101(Suppl. I): 161-165. PDF


Bahia, D., Freire, L., Ludolf, F., Mortara, R.A., Oliveira, G. Protein tyrosine kinases in Schistosoma mansoni. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 2006 101(Suppl. I):137-143. PDF


Bahia, D. Avelar, L.; Mortara, R.A.; Khayath, N.; Yan, Y.; Noël, C.; Capron, M.; Dissous, C.; Oliveira, G. SmPKC1, a new protein kinase C identified in the platyhelminth parasite Schistosoma mansoni. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 2006 345(3): 1138-1148. PDF


Bahia, D., Avelar, L.G.A., Vigorosi, F., Cioli, D., Oliveira, G.C., and Mortara, R. A. The distribution of motor proteins in the muscles and flame cells of the Schistosoma mansoni miracidium and primary sporocyst. Parasitology. 2006 133(Pt 3):321-329. PDF


Sorensen, R.E.; Rodrigues, N.B.; Oliveira, G.; Romanha, A.; Minchella, D.J. Approaches to Optimize Population Sampling and Assess Genetic Filtering in Schistosoma mansoni. Parasitology. 2006 133(Pt 4):443-451. PDF


Oliveira, J.G.F; Greco, D.B.; Oliveira. G.C.; Christo, P.P.; Guimarães, M.D.C.; Corrêa-Oliveira, R.; Cotta. A.C.L. Neurological disease in HIV-infected patients in the era of highly active antiretroviral treatment: a Brazilian experience. Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical. 2006 39(2) 146-151. PDF


Triginelli, S.A., Silva-Filho, A.L., Traiman, P., Silva, F.M.U., Chaves-Dias, M.C.G., Oliveira, G., Cunha-Melo, J.R. Telomerase activity in the vaginal margins of radical hysterectomy in patients with carcinoma of the cervix: correlation with histology and human papillomavirus. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. 2006 16:1283-1288 PDF




Book: Hepatite C - Aspectos críticos de uma epidemia silenciosa. Rosângela Teixeira, Olindo Assis Martins Filho, Guilherme Oliveira. Editors. Coopmed and FIOCRUZ.


Goncalves PL, Cunha CB, Busek SC, Oliveira GC, Ribeiro-Rodrigues R, Pereira FE. Detection of hepatitis C virus RNA in saliva samples from patients with seric anti-HCV antibodies. Braz J Infect Dis. 2005 Feb;9(1):28-34.PDF  


Artiguenave, François; Lins, André; Maciel, Wesley Dias; Caldeira-Junior, Antonio Celso; Nacif-Coelho, Carla; Linhares, Maria Margarida Ribeiro de Souza; Oliveira, Guilherme; Barbosa, Luis Humberto Rezende; Lopes, Júlio César Dias; Coelho-Junior, Claudionor Nunes. The Tropical Biominer Project: Mining Old Sources for New Drugs. Omics, A Journal of Integrative Biology. 2005 9(2) 130-138. PDF


Tekiel, V.; Oliveira, G.; Corrêa-Oliveira, R.; Sánchez, D.; Conzales-Cappa, S. Chagas’ disease: TCRBV9 over-representation and sequence oligoclonality in the fine specificity of T lymphocytes in target tissues of damage . Acta Tropica. 2005 94(1) 15-24. PDF


Corrêa-Oliveira R, Fonseca CT, Cunha Neto E, GoldbergG A, Carvalho EM, Sidney J, Oliveira GC. Identification or paramyosin T cell epitopes associated with human resistance to Schistosoma mansoni reinfection. 2005. Clinical and Experimental Immunology 142: 539-547.




Oliveira, G., Rodrigues, N.B., Romanha, A.J., Bahia, D. Genome and genomics of schistosomes. Canadia Journal of Zoology. 2004. 82(2):375-390. PDF


Volpini, A. ; Passos, V. M. A.; Oliveiraa, G.; Romanha A. J. PCR-RFLP to identify Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis and L. (Leishmania) amazonensis causing American cutaneous leishmaniasis. Acta Tropica. 2004. 90:31-37. PDF


Coelho, P. M. Z., Carvalho, O. S., Andrade Z. A., Martins-Sousa R. L., Rosa, F. M., Barbosa L., Pereira, C. A. J., Caldeira, R. L., Passos, L. J., Godard, A. L. B., Moreira, L. A., Oliveira, G. C., Franco, G. R., Teles, H. M. S., Negrão-Corrêa, D. Biomphalaria tenagophila/Schistosoma mansoni interaction: Current Knowledge and Perspectives for its Application on the Control of schistosomiasis mansoni. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 2004. 99(Suppl. 1) 109-111. LINK


Oliveira, G., Bahia, D. The genome of Schistosoma mansoni. Proceedings of the Third Brazilian Symposium on Mathematical and Computational Biology. 2004. Volume I. Ed. R. Modaini. I: 101-115.



Schramm, G.; Falcone, F.H.; Gronow, A.; Haisch, K.; Mamat, U.; Doenhoff, M.J.; Oliveira, G.C.; Galle, J., Dahinden, C.A.; Haas, H. Molecular characterization of the Interleukin-4-inducing principle from Schistosoma mansoni eggs (IPSE). Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2003. PDF


Busek, S., Oliveira, G. Molecular epidemiology of the hepatitis C virus in Brazil. Genetics and Molecular Research., 2003, 2(1): 117-123. PDF




Brito, CFA; Oliveira, GC; Oliveira, SC; Street, M; Riengrojpitak, S; Wilson, RA; Simpson AJG; Corrêa-Oliveira, R. Sm14 gene expression in different stages of the Schistosoma mansoni life cycle and immunolocalization of the Sm14 protein within the adult worm. Braz. J. Med. Biol. Res., 2002, 35(3):377-381. PDF


Carmo, R.A.; Oliveira, G.C.; Rocha, M.O.C.; Oliveira, M.S.; Guimarães, M.D.C.; Busek, S.; Lima, A.A.; Corrêa-Oliveira, R. Hepatitis C virus among Brazilian hemophiliac Patients: a clinical, epidemiological and virological study. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research. 2002. 35(5):589-598. PDF


Corrêa-Oliveira, Rodrigo, Golgher, Denise, Oliveira, Guilherme, Carvalho, Omar, Massara, Cristiano, Viana, Iramaya, Colley, Daniel, Gazzinelli, Giovanni. Infection with Schistosoma mansoni correlates with altered immune responses to Ascaris lumbricoides and hookworm. Acta Tropica. 2002. 83(2):123-132. PDF


Busek, S.U.; Babá, E.H.; Tavares-Filho, H.A.; Pimenta, L.; Salomão, A.; Corrêa-Oliveira, R.; Oliveira, G.C. Epidemiological and virological aspects of hepatitis C and B virus infection in hemodialysis clinics in, Brazil. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 2002 97(6) 775-778. PDF


Rodrigues, N.B.; Coura Filho, P.; de Souza, C. P.; Jannoti Passosd, L. K.; Dias-Neto, E.; Romanha. A.J. Populational structure of Schistosoma mansoni assessed by DNA microsatellites. Int J Parasitol. 2002 Jun 15;32(7):843-51. PDF


Busek, Solange, Fantappie, Marcelo, Malaquias, Luis Cosme, Wilson R Alan, Corrêa-Oliveira, Rodrigo, Oliveira, Guilherme. Cis-acting elements, CArG-, E-, CCAAT- and TATA-boxes may be involved in sexually regulated gene transcription in Schistosoma mansoni. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 2002. 97(Suppl. I): 85-90. PDF


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