Recommended Readings: Maria M. Mota PhD March 13, 2013

Special Seminar Series

Malaria Infection, Superinfection and Co-infections: From Simple Models to Complex Interactions

Maria M. Mota,   PH.D.

Unit Leader, Malaria Unit

Instituto de Medicina Molecular

Monday      March 18,  2013

Recommended Readings:

Pinkevych, Mykola; Petravic, Janka; Chelimo, Kiprotich; et al.  2012.  The Dynamics of Naturally Acquired Immunity to Plasmodium falciparum Infection.   PLOS COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY.   8(10): e1002729   DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002729  

 Klein, Eili Y.; Smith, David L.; Laxminarayan, Ramanan; et al.  2012. Superinfection and the evolution of resistance to antimalarial drugs. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES.   279( 1743):3834-3842   DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2012.1064  

 Portugal, Silvia; Drakesmith, Hal; Mota, Maria M. 2011. Superinfection in malaria: Plasmodium shows its iron will.  EMBO REPORTS.  12(12):1233-1242    DOI: 10.1038/embor.2011.213  

van Santen, Susanne; de Mast, Quirijn; Swinkels, Dorine W.; et al. 2011.  Hepcidin in malaria superinfection: can findings be translated to humans? NATURE MEDICINE.  17(11):1341-1341   DOI: 10.1038/nm.2488  

 Portugal, Silvia; Carret, Celine; Recker, Mario; et al. 2011.  Host-mediated regulation of superinfection in malaria.   NATURE MEDICINE.  17(6):732-U126    DOI: 10.1038/nm.2368  

 Templeton, TJ; Keister, DB; Muratova, O; et al.  1998. Adherence of erythrocytes during exflagellation of Plasmodium falciparum microgametes is dependent on erythrocyte surface sialic acid and glycophorins.   JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE.  187(10 ):1599-1609   DOI: 10.1084/jem.187.10.1599