Picanço Diniz, Cristóvam


Universidad o Centro de Investigación: Universidade Federal do Pará  

Departamento, unidad o laboratorio: Hospital Universitário João de Barros Barreto, Lab de iNvestigações em Neurodegeneração e Infecção  

Dirección postal: Rua Mundurucus 4487, Guamá
Belém-Pará  

Código postal: 55-91-32016756  

País: Brasil  

Teléfonos de contacto:  

55-91-32016756  

Fax: 55-91-3201-7741  

Correos electrónicos de contacto:  

  cwpdiniz@ufpa.br 


Linea(s) de investigación

We investigate in murine models the temporal course of inflammatory response in CNS associated with prion disease, aggravated by viral infection, and correlate the hippocampal dependent cognitive decline with qualitative and quantitative changes in microglia, astrocytes and neurons by stereological methods.

Miembros del grupo

Publicaciones más relevantes

SOUSA, A. A; REIS, R. R.; BENTO-TORRES, J.; TRÉVIA, N.; LINS, N.A.A.; PASSOS, A.; SANTOS, Z DINIZ J.A.P; VASCONCELOS, P.F.C.; CUNNIGHAM, C.; PERRY V.H.; PICANÇO DINIZ, C.W.INFLUENCE of ENRICHED ENVIRONMENT on VIRAL ENCEPHALITIS OUTCOMES: BEHAVIORAL and NEUROPATHOLOGICAL CHANGES in ALBINO SWISS MICE. PLoS One in press
Cunningham C, Deacon R, Wells H, Boche D, Waters S, Diniz CP, Scott H, Rawlins JN, Perry VH.Synaptic changes characterize early behavioural signs in the ME7 model of murine prion disease.Eur J Neurosci. 2003,(10):2147-55.
Diniz DG, Foro CA, Rego CM, Gloria DA, de Oliveira FR, Paes JM, de Sousa AA, Tokuhashi TP, Trindade LS, Turiel MC, Vasconcelos EG, Torres JB, Cunnigham C, Perry VH, Vasconcelos PF, Diniz CWEnvironmental impoverishment and aging alter object recognition, spatial learning, and dentate gyrus astrocytes.Eur J Neurosci. 2010 32(3):509-19
Guerreiro-Diniz C, de Melo Paz RB, Hamad MH, Filho CS, Martins AA, Neves HB, de Souza Cunha ED, Alves GC, de Sousa LA, Dias IA, Trévia N, de Sousa AA, Passos A, Lins N, Torres Neto JB, da Costa Vasconcelos PF, Picanço-Diniz CW. Hippocampus and dentate gyrus of the Cebus monkey: architectonic and stereological study.
Gomes-Leal W, Corkill DJ, Freire MA, Picanço-Diniz CW, Perry VH.Astrocytosis, microglia activation, oligodendrocyte degeneration, and pyknosis following acute spinal cord injury.Exp Neurol. 2004 Dec;190(2):456-67

Técnicas y modelos

Stereology, electrophysiology, immunolabeling, behavioral analysis, cyto and myeloarchitectonical analysis

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