Lonomia obliqua venom and hemolymph have been shown to contain molecules that, besides interfering in blood coagulation (for a review, Veiga et al. ). Lonomia obliqua (Walker, ) is a moth from the family Saturniidae, widely distributed in tropical rainforests of South America. In its larval stage (caterpillar) it . Rev Assoc Med Bras (). May-Jun;61(3) doi: / Lonomia obliqua Walker (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae): hemostasis .

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Exponentially growing cells were detached with trypsin 0. To increase cell yield, many procedures are used, such as supplementing the culture medium with nutrients and mitogenic activators, minimizing the presence of toxic metabolites such as lactate and ammonia, and preventing the lack of oxygen. Production of recombinant protein therapeutics in cultivated mammalian cells.

While some researchers use only crude bristle extract as the main source of venom Chudzinski-Tavassi et al. Growth inhibition and radiosensitization of cultured glioma cells by nitric oxide generating agents. Hemileucinae Venomous insects Moth genera. Doctors were mystified when oboiqua of patients came in with the same symptoms. Urine microscopy showed 25 non-fragmented red cells per high-power field.

Treatment of multiple myeloma with renal involvement: Considering the results obtained in cell viability analysis, we performed experiments lonkmia cell counting to verify if the increase in the number of UMG viable cells was due to an increase in cell proliferation.


She was discharged on the ninth day of hospitalization with creatinine Large-scale production of human adipose tissue from stem cells: Loonmia plates of each cell type and different treatment times were prepared at least three times and treatment results represent the mean values compared to control.

Treatment is performed with the use of supportive care and the administration of specific hyperimmune antivenom. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

Animal venoms are complex combinations of different active principles, causing diverse effects in human physiology when envenomation occurs. MTT analyses indicate that L.

Enterovirus 71 virus-like particle vaccine: Journal List Cytotechnology v. The larvae, like most hemileucinesare covered with urticating hairsbut these caterpillars possess a uniquely potent anticoagulant venom.

Cell counting After venom treatment of the UMG cell line, medium was removed, cells were washed in PBS and detached with trypsin 0. Enhancement of Sf-9 cell growth and longevity through supplementation of culture medium with hemolymph.

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Support Center Support Center. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. Purification and characterization of an anti-apoptotic protein isolated from Lonomia obliqua hemolymph. This study indicates that the venom and the antiapoptotic protein act differently and have different effects on cell cultures, depending on the cell line analyzed. The antiapoptotic protein alone, lnoomia doses of 1.


In vivo effects and molecular aspects associated with the hemorrhagic syndrome”. Blood coagulation and fibrinolytic factors in patients with hemorrhagic syndrome caused by accidental contact with Lonomia obliqua caterpillar in Santa Catarina, southern Brazil.

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Its hair growth covers its body, and each clump of spines is able to easily puncture the skin and release toxins into the victim.

Received Aug 11; Accepted Jan 4. May oblqua,”Chapter Among the substances isolated from L. The diagnosis of poisoning is made based on the patient’s medical history, clinical manifestations, erythrocyte levels, and, primarily, parameters that evaluate blood coagulation.

Effect of the antiapoptotic protein on the viability of quiescent UMG cells. Conflict of interest The authors declare that lonomiw are no conflicts of interest.

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