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Journal of Parasitology Research
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 174614, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/174614
Review Article

The Role of Heme and Reactive Oxygen Species in Proliferation and Survival of Trypanosoma cruzi

1Laboratório de Interação de Tripanossomatídeos e Vetores, Departamento de Bioquímica, IBRAG, UERJ, 20521-160 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia-Entomologia Molecular (INCT-EM), 21941-521 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Laboratório de Bioquímica Celular, Instituto de Bioquímica Médica, Centro de Ciências da Saúde, UFRJ, 21941-521 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
4Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia de Biologia Estrutural e Bioimagem, 21941-521 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 8 June 2011; Accepted 15 August 2011

Academic Editor: Xin-zhuan Su

Copyright © 2011 Marcia Cristina Paes et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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