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Parasite Genetics

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Parasite genetics is the study of the genetic material of parasites. Here is the latest research on parasite genetics.

Top 20 most recent papers
Cell

Identification of a Master Regulator of Differentiation in Toxoplasma

CellJanuary 21, 2020
Benjamin S WaldmanSebastian Lourido
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bioRxiv

On the origin and evolution of RNA editing in metazoans

bioRxivJanuary 19, 2020
Qiye LiGuojie Zhang
8
The Journal of Experimental Medicine

The Toxoplasma gondii virulence factor ROP16 acts in cis and trans, and suppresses T cell responses

The Journal of Experimental MedicineJanuary 22, 2020
Longfei ChenChristopher A Hunter
Malaria Journal

Associations between red blood cell variants and malaria among children and adults from three areas of Uganda: a prospective cohort study

Malaria JournalJanuary 17, 2020
Elijah KakandeIsabel Rodriguez-Barraquer
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The Biochemical Journal

A malaria parasite subtilisin propeptide-like protein is a potent inhibitor of the egress protease SUB1

The Biochemical JournalJanuary 17, 2020
Sarah J TarrMichael J Blackman
bioRxiv

Factor VIII exhibits chaperone-dependent and glucose-regulated reversible amyloid formation in the endoplasmic reticulum

bioRxivJanuary 14, 2020
Juthakorn PoothongRandal J. Kaufman
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BioEssays : News and Reviews in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology

The Developmental Gene Hypothesis for Punctuated Equilibrium: Combined Roles of Developmental Regulatory Genes and Transposable Elements

BioEssays : News and Reviews in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental BiologyJanuary 17, 2020
Emily L Casanova, Miriam K Konkel
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bioRxiv

Naïve CD8 T cell IFNγ responses to a vacuolar antigen are regulated by an inflammasome-independent NLRP3 pathway and Toxoplasma gondii ROP5

bioRxivJanuary 20, 2020
Angel K. KongsomboonvechKirk Jensen
The Journal of Biological Chemistry

Von Hippel-Lindau tumor suppressor (VHL) stimulates TOR signaling by interacting with phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K)

The Journal of Biological ChemistryJanuary 22, 2020
Sun-Hong HwangJongkyeong Chung
bioRxiv

Genetic ablation of the mitochondrial ribosome in Plasmodium falciparum sensitizes the human malaria parasite to antimalarial drugs targeting mitochondrial functions

bioRxivJanuary 14, 2020
Liqin LingHangjun Ke
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bioRxiv

Pathogens, endosymbionts, and blood-meal sources of host-seeking ticks in the fast-changing Maasai Mara wildlife ecosystem

bioRxivJanuary 15, 2020
Joseph Wang'ang'a OundoLillian Wambua
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Vaccines

Alpha-Gal and Cross-Reactive Carbohydrate Determinants in the N-Glycans of Salivary Glands in the Lone Star Tick, Amblyomma americanum

VaccinesJanuary 16, 2020
Yoonseong ParkParastoo Azadi
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Scientific Reports

A continuous evolution system for contracting the host range of bacteriophage T7

Scientific ReportsJanuary 17, 2020
Tzvi HoltzmanUdi Qimron
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Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology

Functional analysis of vasa/PL10-like genes in the ovary of Schistosoma mansoni

Molecular and Biochemical ParasitologyJanuary 21, 2020
Danielle E SkinnerPaul J Brindley
Scientific Reports

Investigating a Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte invasion phenotype switch at the whole transcriptome level

Scientific ReportsJanuary 16, 2020
Prince B NyarkoGordon A Awandare
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Acta Tropica

Co-circulation of Toscana virus and Leishmania infantum in a focus of zoonotic visceral leishmaniasis from Central Tunisia

Acta TropicaJanuary 19, 2020
W FaresE Zhioua
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Malaria Journal

Testing possible causes of gametocyte reduction in temporally out-of-synch malaria infections

Malaria JournalJanuary 16, 2020
Mary L WestwoodSarah E Reece
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Zoologica Scripta

Molecular phylogeny of the Cyathocotylidae (Digenea, Diplostomoidea) necessitates systematic changes and reveals a history of host and environment switches

Zoologica ScriptaJanuary 16, 2020
Tyler J AchatzVasyl V Tkach
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Scientific Reports

Nucleus-specific linker histones Hho1 and Mlh1 form distinct protein interactions during growth, starvation and development in Tetrahymena thermophila

Scientific ReportsJanuary 15, 2020
Syed Nabeel-ShahJeffrey Fillingham
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Parasitology International

A novel Plasmodium yoelii pseudokinase, PypPK1, is involved in erythrocyte invasion and exflagellation center formation

Parasitology InternationalJanuary 19, 2020
Takahiro IshizakiOsamu Kaneko
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