Maizels Lab Publications 2018

  1. Asojo, O.A., Darwiche, R., Gebremedehin, S., Smant, G., Lozano-Torres, J.L., Drurey, C., Pollet, J., Maizels, R.M., Schneiter, R. and Wilbers, R.H.P. (2018) Heligmosomoides polygyrus Venom Allergen-like Protein-4 (HpVAL-4) is a sterol binding protein. International Journal of Parasitology, 48: 359-369. Open Access Full Text.
  2. Darwiche, R., Lugo, F., Drurey, C., Varossieau, K., Smant, G., Wilbers, R.H.P., Maizels, R.M., Schneiter, R. and Asoyo, O.A. (2018) Crystal structure of BmVAL-1 a vaccine candidate for lymphatic filariasis. International Journal of Parasitology 48: 351-358. Open Access Full Text.
  3. International Helminth Genomes Consortium (2018) Comparative genomics of the major parasitic worms. Nature Genetics in press
  4. Löser, S. and Maizels, R.M. (2018) Immunology: the nervous pathway to mucosal immunity. Current Biology, 17: R33-R36. Download full text.
  5. Ma, G., Holland, C.V., Wang, T., Hofmann, A., Fan, C.K., Maizels, R.M., Hotez, P.J. and Gasser, R.B. (2017) Human toxocariasis. Lancet Infectious Diseases 18:e14-e24. Full text.
  6. Robertson, E., Harcus, Y., Johnston, C.J.C., Page, A.P., Walkinshaw, M.D., Maizels, R.M. and Houston, D.R. (2018) Demonstration of the anthelmintic potency of marimastat in the Heligmosomoides polygyrus rodent model. Journal of Parasitology in press
  7. Rolot, M., Dougall, A.M., Chetty, A., Javaux, J., Chen, T., Xiao, X., Machiels, B., Selkirk, M.E., Maizels, R.M., Hokke, C., Denis, O., Brombacher, F., Vanderplasschen, A., Gillet, L., Horsnell, W.G. and Dewals, B.G. (2018) Helminth-induced IL-4 expands bystander memory CD8+ T cells for early control of viral infection. Nature Communications, in press
  8. Smith, K.A., Löser, S., Varyani, F., Harcus, Y., McSorley, H.J., McKenzie, A.N.J. and Maizels, R.M. (2018) Concerted IL-25R and IL-4Rα signaling drives innate type 2 effector immunity for optimal helminth expulsion. eLife, 7:e38269. Open Access Full Text
  9. Smyth, D.J., Harcus, Y., White, M.P.J., Gregory, W.F., Nahler, J., Stephens, I., Toke-Bjolgerud, E., Hewitson, J.P., Ivens, A., McSorley, H.J. and Maizels, R.M. (2018) TGF-β mimic proteins form an extended gene family in the murine parasite Heligmosomoides polygyrus. International Journal of Parasitology 48: 379-385. Open Access Full Text.
  10. Wilbers, R.H., Schneiter, R., Holterman, M.H.M., Drurey, C., Asojo, O.A., Maizels, R.M. and Lozano-Torres, J.L. (2018) Secreted venom allergen-like proteins of helminths: conserved modulators of host responses in animals and plants. PLOS Pathogens in press