Total found: 80 records
Martins L., Bensaoud C., Kotál J., Chmelař J., Kotsyfakis M. (2021) Tick salivary gland transcriptomics and proteomics Parasite Immunology 43: e12807.
DOI: 10.1111/pim.12807
Aounallah H., Bensaoud C., M'ghirbi Y., Faria F., Chmelař J., Kotsyfakis M. (2020) Tick salivary compounds for targeted immunomodulatory therapy Frontiers in Immunology 11: 583845.
DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.583845
Bensaoud C., Martins L., Aounallah H., Hackenberg M., Kotsyfakis M. (2020) Emerging roles of non-coding RNAs in vector-borne infections Journal of Cell Science 134: jcs246744.
DOI: 10.1242/jcs.246744
Martins L., Kotál J., Bensaoud C., Chmelař J., Kotsyfakis M. (2020) Small protease inhibitors in tick saliva and salivary glands and their role in tick-host-pathogen interactions BBA - Proteins and Proteomics 1868: 140336.
DOI: 10.1016/j.bbapap.2019.140336
Zeng Q., Zeng B., Chai J., Wu J., Guo R., Gao Y., Han X., Yang J., Kotsyfakis M., Xua X. (2020) Antioxidant properties and neuroprotective effects of Esc-1GN through the regulation of MAPK and AKT signaling Life Sciences 254: 117753.
DOI: 10.1016/j.lfs.2020.117753
Bensaoud C., Hackenberg M., Kotsyfakis M. (2019) Noncoding RNAs in Parasite-Vector-Host Interactions Trends in Parasitology 35: 715–724.
DOI: 10.1016/
Chávez A.S.O., O´Neal A., Santambrogio L., Kotsyfakis M., Pedra J. (2019) Message in a Vesicle: Transkingdom Intercommunication at the Vector-Host Interface Journal of Cell Science 132: jcs224212.
DOI: 10.1242/jcs.224212
Chmelař J., Kotál J., Kovaříková A., Kotsyfakis M. (2019) The Use of Tick Salivary Proteins as Novel Therapeutics Frontiers in Physiology 10: 812.
DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2019.00812
Kotál J., Stergiou N., Buša M., Chlastáková A., Beránková Z., Řezáčová P., Langhansová H., Schwarz A., Calvo E., Kopecký J., Mareš M., Schmitt E., Chmelař J., Kotsyfakis M. (2019) The structure and function of Iristatin, a novel immunosuppressive tick salivary cystatin Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences 76: 2003–2013.
DOI: 10.1007/s00018-019-03034-3
Kotsyfakis M., Patelarou E. (2019) MicroRNAs as biomarkers of harmful environmental and occupational exposures: a systematic review. Biomarkers 24: 623-630.
DOI: 10.1080/1354750X.2019.1652348
Kotsyfakis M., Zarogiannis S.G., Patelarou E. (2019) A systematic review of the health impact of Saharan dust exposure International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health 32: 749–760.
DOI: 10.13075/ijomeh.1896.01466
Assumpção T., Mizurini D., Ma D., Monteiro R., Ahlstedt S., Reyes M., Kotsyfakis M., Mather T.N., Andersen J., Lukszo J., Ribeiro J., Francischetti I. (2018) Ixonnexin from tick saliva promotes fibrinolysis by interacting with plasminogen and tissue-type plasminogen activator, and prevents arterial thrombosis Scientific Reports 8: 4806.
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-22780-1
Hackenberg M., Kotsyfakis M. (2018) Exosome-Mediated Pathogen Transmission by Arthropod Vectors Trends in Parasitology 34: 549–552.
DOI: 10.1016/
Chmelař J., Kotál J., Langhansová , Kotsyfakis M. (2017) Protease inhibitors in tick saliva: the role of serpins and cystatins in tick-host-pathogen interaction Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology 7: 216.
DOI: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00216
Hackenberg M., Langenberger D., Schwarz A., Erhart J., Kotsyfakis M. (2017) In silico target network analysis of de novo-discovered, tick saliva-specific microRNAs reveals important combinatorial effects in their interference with vertebrate host physiology RNA 23: 1259-1269.
DOI: 10.1261/rna.061168
Shaw D., McClure E.E., Kotsyfakis M., Pedra J. (2017) Tick saliva and microbial effector molecules: two sides of the same coin Arthropod Vector: Controller of Disease Transmission (Volume 2): Vector Saliva-Host-Pathogen Interactions, S.K. Wikel, S. Aksoy and G. Dimopoulos (Eds.) 169-194.
DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-805360-7.00010-1
Assumpção T., Ma D., Mizurini D., Kini R., Ribeiro J., Kotsyfakis M., Monteiro R., Francischetti I. (2016) In Vitro Mode of Action and Anti-thrombotic Activity of Boophilin, a Multifunctional Kunitz Protease Inhibitor from the Midgut of a Tick Vector of Babesiosis, Rhipicephalus microplus PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 10: e0004298.
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004298
Chmelař J., Kotál J., Karim S., Kopáček P., Francischetti I., Pedra J., Kotsyfakis M. (2016) Sialomes and Mialomes: A Systems-Biology View of Tick Tissues and Tick-Host Interactions Trends in Parasitology 32: 242-254.
DOI: 10.1016/
Chmelař J., Kotál J., Kopecký J., Pedra J., Kotsyfakis M. (2016) All for one and one for all on the tick–host battlefield Trends in Parasitology 32: 368-377.
DOI: 10.1016/
Ferreira V., Vale V., Pangburn M., Abdeladhim M., Mendes-Sousa A., Coutinho-Abreu I., Rasouli M., Brandt E., Meneses C., Lima III K., Araújo R., Pereira M., Kotsyfakis M., Oliveira F., Kamhawi S., Ribeiro J., Gontijo N., Collin N., Valenzuela J.G. (2016) SALO, a novel classical pathway complement inhibitor from saliva of the sand fly Lutzomyia longipalpis Scientific Reports 6: 19300.
DOI: 10.1038/srep19300


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