1. ALCANTARA JR., L. C.; SHINDO, N.; DAN DOOREN, S.; SALEMI, M.; COSTA, M. C.; KASHIMA, S.; COVAS, D. T.; VANDAME, A. M.; GALVÃO-CASTRO, B. Brazilian HTLV type 2a strains from intravenous drug users (IDUs) appear to have originated from two sources: Brazilian Amerindians and European/North American IDUs. Aids Research and Human Retroviruses, v. 19, n. 3, p. 519-523, 2003.

  2. ALCANTARA JR., L. C.; VAN DOOREN, S.; GONÇALVES, M. S.; KASHIMA, S.; COSTA, M. C.; SANTOS, F. L.; BITTENCOURT, A. L.; DOURADO, I.; ADHNOR FILHO, A.; COVAS, D. T.; VANDAME, A. M., GALVÃO-CARSTRO, B. Globin haplotypes of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I-infected individuals in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, suggest a post-Columbian African origin of this virus. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, v. 33, n. 4, p. 536-542, 2003.

  3. ARAÚJO, A. S.; SILVA JR., W. A.; LEÃO, S. A. C.; BANDEIRA, F. C. G. M.; PETROU, M.; MODELL, B.; ZAGO, M. A. A different pattern of beta-thalassemia mutations in Northeast Brazil. Hemoglobin, v. 27, p. 211-217, 2003.

  4. BOSON, W. L.; ROMANO-SILVA, M.A.; CORREA, H.; FALCÃO, R. P.; TEIXEIRA-VIDIGAL, P. V.; DE MARCO, L. Thiopurine methyltransferase polymorphisms in a Brazilian population. The Pharmacogenomics Journals, v. 3, n. 3, p. 178-182, 2003.

  5. BRENTANI, H.; CABALLERO, O. L.; CAMARGO, A. A.; SILVA JR., W. A.; DIAS NETO, E.; SIMPSON, A. J.; VERJOVSKI-ALMEIDA, S.; ZAGO, M. A.; ZALCBERG, H. The generation and utilization of a cancer-oriented representation of the human transcriptome by using expressed sequence tags. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, v. 100, p. 13418-13423, 2003.

  6. BRENTANI, H.; SILVA JR., W. A. The generation and utilization of a cancer-oriented representation of the human transcriptome by using expressed sequence tags. PNAS. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, v. 100, n. 23, p. 13418-13423, 2003.

  7. CALADO, R. T.; MACHADO, C. G.; CARNEIRO, J. J.; GARCIA, A. B.; FALCÃO, R. P. Age-related changes of P-glycoprotein-mediated rhodamine 123 efflux in normal human bone marrow hematopoietic stem cells. Leukemia, v. 17, n. 4, p. 816-818, 2003. (CORRESPONDECE)

  8. CARNEIRO, A. A. O.; FERNANDES, J. P.; ZAGO, M. A.; COVAS, D. T.; ÂNGULO, I. L.; BAFFA, O. An alternating current superconductor susceptometric system to evaluate liver iron overload. Review of Scientific Instruments, v. 74, n. 6, p. 3098-3103, 2003.

  9. CASTRO, F. A.; PALMA, P. V.; MORAES, F.; VOLTARELLI, J. C. Immunological effects of donor lymphocyte infusion in patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia relapsing after bone marrow transplantation. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, v. 37, p. 201-206, 2003.

  10. COVAS, D. T.; KASHIMA, S. Complete nucleotide sequences of the genomes of two brazilian specimens of human T lymphotropic virus type 2 (HTLV-2). Aids Research and Human Retroviruses, v. 19, n. 8, p. 689-697, 2003.

  11. COVAS, D. T.; SIUFI, J. L.; SILVA, A. R.; ORELLANA, M. D.Isolation and culture of umbilical vein mesenchymal stem cells. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, v. 36, n. 9, p. 1179-1183, 2003.

  12. DA FONSECA, L. M.; BRUNETTI, I. L.; CAMPA, A.; CATALANI, L. H.; CALADO, R. T.; FALCÃO, R. P. Assessment of monocytic component in acute myelomonocytic and monocytic/monoblastic leukemias by a chemiluminescent assay. The Hematology Journal, v. 4, n. 1, p. 26-30, 203.

  13. DE CASTRO, F. A.; PALMA, P. V.; MORAIS, F. R.; SIMÕES, B. P.; CARVALHO, P. V.; ISMAEL, S. J.; LIMA, C. P.; VOLTARELLI, J. C. Immunological effects of interferon-alpha on chronic myelogenous leukemia. Leukemia & Limphoma, v. 44, n. 12, p. 2061-2067, 2003.

  14. DE SOUZA, G. A.; OLIVEIRA, P. S.; TRAPANI, S.; SANTOS, A. C.; ROSA, J. C.; LAURE, H. J.; FAÇA, V. M.; CORREIA, M. T.; TAVARES, G. A.; OLIVA, G.; COELHO, L. C.; GREENE, L. J. Amino acid sequence and tertiary structure of Cratylia mollis seed lectin. Glycobiology, v. 13, n. 12, p. 961-972, 2003.

  15. DOS SANTOS, J. E.; ZAGO, M. A. Familial hypercholesterolemia in Brazil. Atherosclerosis Supplements, v. 4, n. 3, p. 1-2, 2003.

  16. FACETTI, K.; SILVA JR., W. A.; CARVALHO, A. C. P. L. F. Gene Selection for Tumor Cell Classification. Scientia, v. 14, n. 2, p. 309-324, 2003.

  17. GONÇALVES, C. V.; DUARTE, G.; MARCOLIN, A. C.; QUINTANA, S. M.; COVAS, D.  T.; COSTA, J. S. D. Avaliação longitudinal da infecção por parvovírus B19 entre grávidas em Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brasil. Revista Brasileira de Ginecologia e Obstetrícia, v. 25, n. 5, p. 317-321, 2003.

  18. KONOZY, E. H.; BERNARDES, E. S.; ROSA, C.; FAÇA, V.; GREENE, L. J. WARD, R. J.Isolation, purification, and physicochemical characterization of a D-galactose-binding lectin from seeds of Erythrina speciosa. Archives Biochemistry Biophysics, v. 410, n. 2, p. 222-229, 2003.

  19. KUHN, G. C. S.; FRANCO, F. F.; SILVA JR., W. A.; MARTINEZ-ROSSI, N. M.; SENE, F. M. On the pBuM189 satellite DNA variability among South American populations of Drosophila buzzatii. Hereditas, v. 139, n. 3, p. 161–166, 2003.

  20. LOUSADA JR, P.; MAGALHAES, M.; TAKAKI, L.; SILVA, L. M.; VOLTARELLI, J. C.; CARVALHO, I. F.; DONADI, E. A. Pesquisa de anticorpos linfocitotóxicos em pacientes com lúpus neuropsiquiátrico e não-neuropsiquiátrico. Revista Brasileira de Reumatologia, v. 43, p. 8-13, 2003.

  21.  MACHADO, C. G.; CALADO, R. T.; GARCIA, A. B.; FALCÃO, R. P. Age-related changes of the multidrug resistance P-glycoprotein function in normal human peripheral blood T lymphocytes. Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, v. 36, n. 12, p. 1653-1657, 2003.

  22. MACHADO, L. P. B.; MANFRIN, M. H.; SILVA JR., W. A.; SENE, F. M. Microsatellite loci in the cactophilic species Drosophila antonietae. Molecular Ecology Notes, v. 3, n. 1, p. 159-161, 2003.

  23. MILANEZI, C. M.; ANGULO, I. L.; SILVA JR., W. A.; DE SANTIS, G. C.; KASHIMA, S.; DA COSTA, J. A. C.; Neto M. M.; COVAS, D. T. Molecular investigation of GB virus C RNA in hemodialysis and thalassemics patients from Brazil. Renal Failure, v. 25, n. 1, p. 67-75, 2003.

  24. MOLFETTA, G. A.; SILVA JR., W. A.; PINA-NETO, J. M. Clinical, cytogenetical and molecular analyses of Angelman syndrome. Genetic Counseling, v. 14, n. 1, p. 45-46, 2003.

  25. NAGAI, M. A.; SCHAER, BARBOSA, H.; ZAGO, M. A.; SILVA JR., W. A.; NISHIMOTO, I, N.; SALAORNI, S.; GEUERREIRO COSTA, L. N.; NISHIMOTO, I. N., SILVA ARAUJO, M.; CALDAS OLIVEIRA, A. G.; MOURÃO NETO, M.; BRENTANI, M. M. TP53 mutations in primary breast carcinomas from white and African-Brazilian patients.  International Journal of Obcology, v. 23, n. 1, p. 189-196, 2003.

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  27. PASCHOALIN, E. L.; MARTINS, C. P.; PASTORELLO, M.; SÂNDIS, K. A.; MACIEL, L. M. Z.; SILVA JR.; W. A.; ZAGO, M. A.; BESSA JR. J. Racial influence on the prevalence of prostate carcinoma in Brazilian volunteers. International Brazilian Journal: official journal of the Brazilian Society of Urology, v. 29, n. 4, p. 300-305, 2003.

  28. PROTO-SIQUEIRA, R.; FALCÃO, R. P.; DE SOUZA, C. A.; ISMAEL, S. J.; ZAGO, M. A. The expression of PRAME in chronic lymphoproliferative disorders. Leukemia Research, v. 27, n. 5, p. 393, 396, 2003. 

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  32. SILVA JR., W. A.; COVAS, D. T.; PANEPUCCI, R. A.; PROTO-SIQUEIRA, R.; SIUFI, J. L.; ZANETTE, D. L.; SANTOS, A. R.; ZAGO, M. A. The profile of gene expression of human marrow mesenchymal stem cells. Stem Cells, v. 21, n. 6, p. 661-669, 2003.

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  34. TSUNETO, L. T.; PROBST, C. M.; HUTZ, M. H.; SALZANO, F. M.; RODRIGUEZ-DELFIN, L. A.; ZAGO, M. A.; HILL, K.; HURTADO, A. M.; RIBEIRO-DOS-SANTOS, A. K.; PETZL-ERLER, M. HLA class II diversity in seven Amerindian populations. Clues about the origins of the Aché. Tissue Antigens, v. 62, n. 6, p. 512-526, 2003.

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