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El Flaneur y la Flanerie en las crónicas modernistas latinoamericanas: Julián del Casal, Amado Nervo, José Martí, Manuel Gutiérrez Nájera y Arturo Ambrogi.
Flanerie finds in Enrique Gómez Carrillo and Rubén Darío two of its best examples in Latin American Modernism. However, Manuel Gutiérrez Nájera, Amado Nervo, Julián del Casal, José Martí, José Enrique Rodó and Arturo Ambrogi ...
Cytotoxicity induced in myotubes by a Lys49 phospholipase A2 homologue from the venom of the snake Bothrops asper: Evidence of rapid plasma membrane damage and a dual role for extracellular calcium
Acute muscle tissue damage, myonecrosis, is a typical consequence of envenomations by snakes of the family Viperidae. Catalytically-inactive Lys49 phospholipase A2 homologues are abundant myotoxic components in viperid ...
Snake venomics of the South and Central American Bushmasters. Comparison of the toxin composition of Lachesis muta gathered from proteomic versus transcriptomic analysis
We report the proteomic characterization of the venoms of two closely related pit vipers of the genus Lachesis, L. muta (South American Bushmaster) and L. stenophrys (Central American Bushmaster), and compare the toxin ...
Isolation and characterization of a serine proteinase with thrombin-like activity from the venom of the snake Bothrops asper
A serine proteinase with thrombin-like activity was isolated from the venom of the Central American pit viper Bothrops asper. Isolation was performed by a combination of affinity chromatography on aminobenzamidine-Sepharose ...
Trends in Snakebite Envenomation Therapy: Scientific, Technological and Public Health Considerations
The therapy of snakebite envenomation has been based on the parenteral administration of animal-derived antivenoms. Despite the success of this treatment at reducing the impact of snakebite mortality and morbidity, mostly ...
Women's Health in Central America: The Complexity of Issues and the Need to Focus on Indigenous Healthcare
The Central American (CA) isthmus consists of seven countries including Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama, some of the poorest countries in the world. Over the past ...
Increased Infectivity of Staphylococcus aureus in an Experimental Model of Snake Venom–Induced Tissue Damage
Soft-tissue infection is commonly found in patients bitten by Latin American Bothrops snakes. Staphylococcus aureus, which is not present in the mouth of the snake, is frequently isolated from these infections. The effects ...
La prensa escrita costarricense ante el referendum sobre unión de personas del mismo sexo (2010)
The P ress Facing the Same Sex Union R eferedum (2010)
(Revista Rupturas 2 (2):294-326, 2012)
El presente artículo analiza las noticias publicadas por cuatro medios de prensa escrita (La Nación, el Diario Extra, el Se - manario Universidad y El País) en rela - ción con la posibilidad de llevarse a cabo un referéndum, ...