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Ramakrishnan Chandra, Rademacher Annika, Soichot Julien, Costa Giulia, Waters Andy P, Janse Chris J, Ramesar J, Franke-Fayard Blandine M, Levashina Elena A

Salivary gland-specific P. berghei reporter lines enable rapid evaluation of tissue-specific sporozoite loads in mosquitoes Journal Article

In: PLoS One, vol. 7, no. 5, pp. e36376, 2012.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: luciferase, M3i, Plasmodium berghei, salivary gland


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

Frolet Cécile, Thoma Martine, Blandin Stéphanie A, Hoffmann Jules A, Levashina Elena A

Boosting NF-kappaB-dependent basal immunity of Anopheles gambiae aborts development of Plasmodium berghei Journal Article

In: Immunity, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 677–685, 2006, ISSN: 1074-7613.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Animals, Anopheles gambiae, blandin, Gene Expression, Gene Expression Regulation, Genes, hoffmann, Immunity, Insect, M3i, NF-kappa B, Plasmodium berghei, telomerase


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


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