MVDr. Miray Tonk

Job Position: PhD student - Laboratory of Molecular Ecology of Vectors and Pathogens

Contact details

Phone: 420387775447
E-mail: miraytonk@paru.cas.cz

Publications
Total found: 6 records
Cabezas-Cruz A., Tonk M., Bouchut A., Pierrot C., Pierce R., Kotsyfakis M., Rahnamaeian M., Vilcinskas A., Khalife J., Valdés J. J. (2016) Antiplasmodial activity is an ancient and conserved feature of tick defensins Frontiers in Microbiology 7 : 1682.
DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01682
Tonk M., Cabezas-Cruz A., Valdés J. J., Grubhoffer L., Rego R. O. M., Estrada-Peňa A., Vilcinskas A., Kotsyfakis M., Rahnamaeian M. (2015) Ixodes ricinus defensins attack distantly-related pathogens Developmental & Comparative Immunology 53 : 358-365.
DOI: 10.1016/j.dci.2015.08.001
Tonk M., Knorr E., Cabezas-Cruz A., Valdés J. J., Kollewe C., Vilcinskas A. (2015) Tribolium castaneum defensins are primarily active against Gram-positive bacteria Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 132 : 208-215.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jip.2015.10.009
Tonk M., Cabezas-Cruz A., Valdés J. J., Chrudimská T., Rego R. O. M., Strnad M., Šíma R., Bell-Sakyi L., Franta Z., Vilcinskas A., Grubhoffer L., Rahnamaeian M. (2014) Defensins from the tick Ixodes scapularis are effective against phytopathogenic fungi and the human bacterial pathogen Listeria grayi Parasites & Vectors 7 : 554.
DOI: 10.1186/s13071-014-0554-y
Tonk M., Cabezas-Cruz A., Valdés J. J., Golovchenko M., Rego R. O. M., Rudenko N., Bell-Sakyi L., de la Fuente J., Grubhoffer L. (2014) Identification and partial characterisation of new members of the 2 Ixodes ricinus defensin family Gene 540 : 146-152.
DOI: 10.1016/j.gene.2014.03.002
Cabezas-Cruz A., Passos L., Lis K., Kenneil R., Valdés J. J., Ferrolho J., Tonk M., Pohl A., Grubhoffer L., Zweygarth E., Shkap V., Ribeiro M., Estrada-Peňa A., Kocan K., de la Fuente J. (2013) Functional and immunological relevance of Anaplasma marginale major surface protein 1a sequence and structural analysis. PLoS ONE 8 : e65243.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0065243

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Biology Centre CAS
Institute of Parasitology
Branišovská 1160/31
370 05 České Budějovice

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