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Volohonsky Gloria, Paul-Gilloteaux Perrine, Stafkova Jitka, Soichot Julien, Salamero Jean, Levashina Elena A.

Kinetics of Plasmodium midgut invasion in Anopheles mosquitoes Journal Article

In: PLoS Pathog, vol. 16, no. 9, 2020, ISSN: 1553-7374.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Anopheles, M3i, Malaria, marois, midgut, Plasmodium


Neafsey D E, Waterhouse R M, Abai M R, Aganezov S S, Alekseyev M A, Allen J E, Amon J, Arcà B, Arensburger P, Artemov G, Assour L A, Basseri H, Berlin A, Birren B W, Blandin Stéphanie A, Brockman A I, Burkot T R, Burt A, Chan C S, Chauve C, Chiu J C, Christensen M, Costantini C, Davidson V L M, Deligianni E, Dottorini T, Dritsou V, Gabriel S B, Guelbeogo W M, Hall A B, Han M W, Hlaing T, Hughes D S T, Jenkins A M, Jiang X, Jungreis I, Kakani E G, Kamali M, Kemppainen P, Kennedy R C, Kirmitzoglou I K, Koekemoer L L, Laban N, Langridge N, Lawniczak M K N, Lirakis M, Lobo N F, Lowy E, MacCallum R M, Mao C, Maslen G, Mbogo C, McCarthy J, Michel K, Mitchell S N, Moore W, Murphy K A, Naumenko A N, Nolan Tony, Novoa E M, O’Loughlin S, Oringanje C, Oshaghi M A, Pakpour N, Papathanos P A, Peery A N, Povelones Michael, Prakash A, Price D A, Rajaraman A, Reimer L J, Rinker D C, Rokas A, Russell T L, Sagnon N F, Sharakhova M V, Shea T, Simão F A, Simard F, Slotman M A, Somboon P, Stegniy V, Struchiner C J, Thomas G W C, Tojo M, Topalis P, Tubio J M C, Unger M F, Vontas J, Walton C, Wilding C S, Willis J H, Wu Y-C, Yan G, Zdobnov E M, Zhou X, Catteruccia Flaminia, Christophides Georges K, Collins F H, Cornman R S, Crisanti Andrea, Donnelly M J, Emrich S J, Fontaine M C, Gelbart W, Hahn M W, Hansen I A, Howell P I, Kafatos Fotis C, Kellis M, Lawson D, Louis C, Luckhart S, Muskavitch M A T, Ribeiro J M, Riehle M A, Sharakhov I V, Tu Z, Zwiebel L J, Besansky N J

Highly evolvable malaria vectors: The genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquitoes. Journal Article

In: Science, vol. 347, no. 6217, pp. 1258522, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Anopheles, blandin, genomes, M3i


Fraiture Malou, Baxter Richard H G, Steinert Stefanie, Chelliah Yogarany, Frolet Cécile, Quispe-Tintaya Wilber, Hoffmann Jules A, Blandin Stéphanie A, Levashina Elena A

Two mosquito LRR proteins function as complement control factors in the TEP1-mediated killing of Plasmodium Journal Article

In: Cell Host Microbe, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 273–284, 2009, ISSN: 1934-6069.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Animals, Anopheles, APL1, Biological, blandin, Complement System Proteins, Hemolymph, hoffmann, Immunologic Factors, LRIM1, M3i, Models, Plasmodium, Protein Binding, Proteins, TEP1


Winter F., Edaye S., Huttenhofer A., Brunel C.

Anopheles gambiae miRNAs as actors of defence reaction against Plasmodium invasion Journal Article

In: Nucleic Acids Res, vol. 35, no. 20, pp. 6953-62, 2007, (1362-4962 (Electronic) 0305-1048 (Linking) Journal Article Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't).

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: *Gene, Animals, Anopheles, BRUNEL, Digestive, Expression, Female, gambiae/*genetics/*immunology/parasitology, Gene, III/genetics, Library, Male, MicroRNAs/*immunology, Plasmodium/*immunology, Profiling, Ribonuclease, silencing, System/immunology/metabolism/parasitology


Shiao Shin-Hong, Whitten Miranda M A, Zachary Daniel, Hoffmann Jules A, Levashina Elena A

Fz2 and cdc42 mediate melanization and actin polymerization but are dispensable for Plasmodium killing in the mosquito midgut Journal Article

In: PLoS Pathog., vol. 2, no. 12, pp. e133, 2006, ISSN: 1553-7374.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Actins, Animals, Anopheles, Carrier Proteins, cdc42 GTP-Binding Protein, Double-Stranded, Electron, Frizzled Receptors, Gastrointestinal Tract, hoffmann, Host-Parasite Interactions, Immunity, Innate, Insect Vectors, Intestinal Mucosa, M3i, Melanins, Microarray Analysis, Microscopy, Plasmodium berghei, Polymers, Protozoan, RNA, scanning, telomerase


Imler Jean-Luc, Zheng Liangbiao

Biology of Toll receptors: lessons from insects and mammals Journal Article

In: Journal of Leukocyte Biology, vol. 75, no. 1, pp. 18–26, 2004, ISSN: 0741-5400.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Animals, Anopheles, Cell Surface, Humans, imler, M3i, Membrane Glycoproteins, Mice, Phylogeny, Plant Physiological Phenomena, Receptors, Signal Transduction, Toll-Like Receptor 5, Toll-Like Receptors

Blandin Stephanie A, Shiao Shin-Hong, Moita Luis F, Janse Chris J, Waters Andrew P, Kafatos Fotis C, Levashina Elena A

Complement-like protein TEP1 is a determinant of vectorial capacity in the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae Journal Article

In: Cell, vol. 116, no. 5, pp. 661–670, 2004, ISSN: 0092-8674.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Animals, Anopheles, blandin, Female, Genetic, Humans, Insect Proteins, Insect Vectors, M3i, Malaria, Models, Molecular, Plasmodium berghei, Polymorphism, Protein Structure, RNA, Sequence Alignment, Tertiary

Blandin Stéphanie A, Levashina Elena A

Mosquito immune responses against malaria parasites Journal Article

In: Curr. Opin. Immunol., vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 16–20, 2004, ISSN: 0952-7915.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Animals, Anopheles, blandin, Gene Library, Genes, Hemocytes, Host-Parasite Interactions, Immunity, Innate, Insect, Insect Vectors, M3i, Malaria, Plasmodium


Christophides George K, Zdobnov Evgeny, Barillas-Mury Carolina, Birney Ewan, Blandin Stephanie A, Blass Claudia, Brey Paul T, Collins Frank H, Danielli Alberto, Dimopoulos George, Hetru Charles, Hoa Ngo T, Hoffmann Jules A, Kanzok Stefan M, Letunic Ivica, Levashina Elena A, Loukeris Thanasis G, Lycett Gareth, Meister Stephan, Michel Kristin, Moita Luis F, Müller Hans-Michael, Osta Mike A, Paskewitz Susan M, Reichhart Jean-Marc, Rzhetsky Andrey, Troxler Laurent, Vernick Kenneth D, Vlachou Dina, Volz Jennifer, von Mering Christian, Xu Jiannong, Zheng Liangbiao, Bork Peer, Kafatos Fotis C

Immunity-related genes and gene families in Anopheles gambiae Journal Article

In: Science, vol. 298, no. 5591, pp. 159–165, 2002, ISSN: 1095-9203.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Alternative Splicing, Animals, Anopheles, Apoptosis, bacteria, bioinformatic, blandin, Catechol Oxidase, Computational Biology, Enzyme Precursors, Gene Expression Regulation, Genes, Genetic, Genome, hoffmann, Immunity, Innate, Insect, Insect Proteins, M3i, Multigene Family, Peptides, Phylogeny, Plasmodium, Protein Structure, reichhart, Selection, Serine Endopeptidases, Serpins, Signal Transduction, Tertiary


Vizioli J, Bulet Philippe, Hoffmann Jules A, Kafatos Fotis C, Müller H M, Dimopoulos G

Gambicin: a novel immune responsive antimicrobial peptide from the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae Journal Article

In: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., vol. 98, no. 22, pp. 12630–12635, 2001, ISSN: 0027-8424.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Animals, Anopheles, Anti-Bacterial Agents, Anti-Infective Agents, Base Sequence, Chromosome Mapping, hoffmann, Insect Proteins, Insect Vectors, M3i, Malaria, messenger, RNA

Levashina Elena A, Moita L F, Blandin Stéphanie A, Vriend G, Lagueux Marie, Kafatos F C

Conserved role of a complement-like protein in phagocytosis revealed by dsRNA knockout in cultured cells of the mosquito, Anopheles gambiae Journal Article

In: Cell, vol. 104, no. 5, pp. 709–718, 2001, ISSN: 0092-8674.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: alpha-Macroglobulins, Animals, Anopheles, blandin, Cells, Cloning, Complement C3, Cultured, DNA Fragmentation, Double-Stranded, Female, Genetic, Gram-Negative Bacteria, Hemocytes, Insect Proteins, M3i, Molecular, Nucleic Acid Denaturation, Phagocytosis, Protein Structure, RNA, Tertiary, Transcription


Lowenberger C A, Kamal S, Chiles J, Paskewitz S, Bulet Philippe, Hoffmann Jules A, Christensen B M

Mosquito-Plasmodium interactions in response to immune activation of the vector Journal Article

In: Exp. Parasitol., vol. 91, no. 1, pp. 59–69, 1999, ISSN: 0014-4894.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Aedes, Animals, Anopheles, Culicidae, Defensins, Digestive System, Escherichia coli, Female, Genetic, Hemolymph, hoffmann, Insect Vectors, M3i, messenger, Micrococcus luteus, Plasmodium, Plasmodium berghei, Plasmodium gallinaceum, Proteins, Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction, RNA, Transcription


Hoffmann Jules A

Immune responsiveness in vector insects Journal Article

In: Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., vol. 94, no. 21, pp. 11152–11153, 1997, ISSN: 0027-8424.

BibTeX | Tags: Animals, Anopheles, bacteria, Blood Proteins, Defensins, hoffmann, Humans, Insect Vectors, Life Cycle Stages, M3i, Malaria, Mammals, Plasmodium


Barillas-Mury Carolina, Charlesworth A, Gross I, Richman A, Hoffmann Jules A, Kafatos Fotis C

Immune factor Gambif1, a new rel family member from the human malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae Journal Article

In: EMBO J., vol. 15, no. 17, pp. 4691–4701, 1996, ISSN: 0261-4189.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Amino Acid, Animals, Anopheles, Base Sequence, Biological Transport, Cell Nucleus, Cells, Complementary, Cultured, DNA, DNA-Binding Proteins, hoffmann, Insect Proteins, Insect Vectors, M3i, NF-kappa B, Proto-Oncogene Proteins, Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-rel, Sequence Homology, Trans-Activators, Transcriptional Activation

Richman A M, Bulet Philippe, Hetru Charles, Barillas-Mury Carolina, Hoffmann Jules A, Kafalos Fotis C

Inducible immune factors of the vector mosquito Anopheles gambiae: biochemical purification of a defensin antibacterial peptide and molecular cloning of preprodefensin cDNA Journal Article

In: Insect Mol. Biol., vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 203–210, 1996, ISSN: 0962-1075.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Amino Acid, Animals, Anopheles, Base Sequence, Blood Bactericidal Activity, Blood Proteins, Cloning, Complementary, Defensins, DNA, Escherichia coli, Female, Gene Expression, Genes, hoffmann, Insect, Insect Vectors, Larva, M3i, Micrococcus luteus, Molecular, Sequence Homology