(Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo) An enzyme identified in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, commonly known as brewer's or baker's yeast, has passed in vitro trials, demonstrating its capacity to kill acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) cells. Findings from the research project are described by Brazilian scientists in the journal Scientific Reports.
Public health officials in Brazil suspect that a small yellow fever outbreak in Minas Gerais, a populous landlocked state adjacent to São Paulo state, has infected 110 people and killed 30, according to a Friday report. There is a vaccine...Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian healthcare regulator Anvisa on Monday said it had issued the country's first license for sale of a cannabis-based drug in the country after years of legal wrangling with patients.
SAO PAULO, Jan 15 (Reuters) - At least 30 inmates were killed in a Brazilian prison riot that broke out on Saturday, a person with direct knowledge of the situation said, adding to chaos in a penitentiary system in which about 140 inmates...Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - At least 10 people were killed in a Brazilian prison uprising late on Saturday, local media said, adding to chaos in the country's penitentiary system in which more than 116 inmates have died in gang warfare since the start of the year.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The state of Sao Paulo is considering transferring four leaders of Brazil's most powerful drug cartel to federal prisons and stricter jail terms for 12 jailed leaders following an outbreak of gang-related violence across prisons, O Estado de S. Paulo newspaper reported on Saturday.
With a flash of light, researchers have induced mice to pounce on anything in their line of sight. Researchers from Yale University and the University of São Paulo isolated the regions of the mouse brain that control both hunting and...Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A new prison uprising in Brazil early on Sunday left four dead, adding to the chaos in Brazil's penitentiary system that has left almost 100 inmates killed in the past week in a gang war.
In a year of changes and challenges in the national and global scenarios, Companhia Docas do Estado de São Paulo (Codesp) (Santos Port Authority) has developed actions to maintain the position of the Port of Santos as the main port complex in Latin America.
(Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo) Detailed information on 958 distinct morphological types of jellyfish that inhabit the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of South America has been compiled in a census published in Zootaxa, the leading zoological taxonomy journal. Show More Summary
Sao Paulo (AFP) – Brazilian football team Chapecoense said Thursday they will play in a friendly match on January 21, their first fixture since the squad was wiped out in a plane crash. Rebuilding the team after the tragedy which cut short their fairytale rise, the side will host Brazilian league opponents Palmeiras for the friendly. Show More Summary
Sao Paulo, Brazil, January 3, 2017 – Brazilian media organisation GloboEsporte.com has included Eduarda “Duda” Lisboa in its list of the South American country's most promising young athletes to look out for at the next Olympic Game...
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The killing of 56 inmates by fellow prisoners in Brazil's deadliest jail uprising in decades was a "butchery foretold" by escalating turf wars between drug gangs that threatens to plunge a chaotic penitentiary system deeper into violence.
Until his arrest earlier this year, one of the biggest forest destroyers in the history of the Amazon oversaw a large and sophisticated criminal network from his base in Sao Paulo’s upper class neighbourhood of Jardins. Wiretaps andShow More Summary
25 year old Sao Paulo resident, Taline Campos, was walking on the beach when she was struck by lightning. She suffered a cardiac arrest and is...
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A Beautiful and Cozy Prefab in São Paulo GisMullr Dec 30, 2016 For the last Beautiful Houses post of the year we will show you, once again, that a lot of times less is more in architecture too. Take a look at this inspiring prefab home in Catuçaba, São Paulo, a project by MAPA. Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Greece's ambassador to Brazil has been missing for three days, Rio de Janeiro state police said on Thursday.
Sao Paulo (AFP) – Considered a saint by fans of Palmeiras and hailed by Brazilian superstar Ronaldo as his successor, teenage sensation Gabriel Jesus arrives at Manchester City with a skyrocketing reputation. City manager Pep Guardiola...Show More Summary
Emmanuele Baldini, Italian concertmaster of the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra in Brazil, has been named music director of the Orquesta de Cámara de Valdivia (OCV), in Chile. Congratulations all round.