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- Natali, Antônio J., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Life sciences 2016 v.152 pp. 210-219
- Trypanosoma cruzi; antioxidant activity; atrophy; biomechanics; blood serum; cardiomyocytes; cardiomyopathy; catalase; chemokine CX3CL1; exercise; fibrosis; inflammation; interferon-gamma; interleukin-6; lipids; nitric oxide; oxidation; parasitism; rats; superoxide dismutase; therapeutics; tumor necrosis factor-alpha
- ... The rational basis that explains the benefits of exercise therapy on Chagas cardiomyopathy (ChC) is poorly understood. This study investigated the impact of an exercise program on exercise performance, heart parasitism, immunoinflammatory response, fibrogenesis, oxidative damage, and cardiomyocytes contractility in experimental ChC.Wistar rats were subjected to a 9-week treadmill running training ...