Skip to main content
Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Specific tagging of the egress-related osmiophilic bodies in the gametocytes of Plasmodium falciparum

By Anna Rosa Sannella, Anna Olivieri, Lucia Bertuccini, Fabrizio Ferrè, Carlo Severini, Tomasino Pace and Pietro Alano
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:3342164
Provided by: PubMed Central
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.g... (external link)
  • Suggested articles

    Citations

    1. (2000). A: Two conserved amino acid motifs mediate protein targeting to the micronemes of the apicomplexan parasite Toxoplasma gondii. Mol Cell Biol
    2. (2008). Alano P: A 140-bp AT-rich sequence mediates positive and negative transcriptional control of a Plasmodium falciparum developmentally regulated promoter.
    3. (2009). Alano P: Egress of Plasmodium berghei gametes from their host erythrocyte is mediated by the MDV-1/PEG3 protein. Cell Microbiol
    4. (2009). Analysis of apyrase 5’ upstream region validates improved Anopheles gambiae transformation technique.
    5. (2003). Antigen retrieval trial for post-embedding immunoelectron microscopy by heating with several unmasking solutions.
    6. (2008). CG: Protein trafficking to apical organelles of malaria parasites - building an invasion machine. Traffic
    7. (2004). Correct promoter control is needed for trafficking of the ring-infected erythrocyte surface antigen to the host cytosol in transfected malaria parasites. Infect Immun
    8. (2005). DT: Protein structure prediction servers at University College London. Nucleic Acids Res
    9. (1971). Evidence for cyclic development and short-lived maturity in the gametocytes of Plasmodium falciparum. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg
    10. (1994). Fitting a mixture model by expectation maximization to discover motifs in biopolymers.
    11. (2001). Frontali C: Low-complexity regions in Plasmodium falciparum proteins. Genome Res
    12. (1976). Human malaria parasites in continuous culture. Science
    13. (2001). Identification and characterization of an escorter for two secretory adhesins in Toxoplasma gondii.
    14. (1995). JF: COS cell expression cloning of Pfg377, a Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte antigen associated with osmiophilic bodies. Mol Biochem Parasitol
    15. (2005). JM: Making a home for Plasmodium post-genomics: ultrastructural organisation of the blood stages. In Molecular Approaches to Malaria. Edited by: Sherman I. Washington DC USA:
    16. (1985). JP: Stage-dependent toxicity of Nacetyl-glucosamine to Plasmodium falciparum.
    17. (1989). LR white embedding medium for colloidal gold methods. In Colloidal gold - principles, methods and applications. Volume 2. Edited by: Hayat MA.
    18. (2005). Molecular approaches to monitor parasite genetic complexity in the transmission of Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Parassitologia
    19. (2007). Plasmodium falciparum: mRNA co-expression and protein co-localisation of two gene products upregulated in early gametocytes. Exp Parasitol
    20. (2008). Ranford-Cartwright LC: The role of osmiophilic bodies and Pfg377 expression in female gametocyte emergence and mosquito infectivity in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Mol Microbiol
    21. (2011). RE: PbGEST mediates malaria transmission to both mosquito and vertebrate host. Mol Microbiol
    22. (2001). Roos DS: Targeting of soluble proteins to the rhoptries and micronemes in Toxoplasma gondii. Mol Biochem Parasitol
    23. (2006). Set regulation in asexual and sexual Plasmodium parasites reveals a novel mechanism of stage-specific expression. Mol Microbiol
    24. (2011). SignalP 4.0: discriminating signal peptides from transmembrane regions. Nat Methods
    25. (2005). Su XZ: Disruption of a Plasmodium falciparum gene linked to male sexual development causes early arrest in gametocytogenesis. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA
    26. (2000). Targeting to rhoptry organelles of Toxoplasma gondii involves evolutionarily conserved mechanisms. Nat Cell Biol
    27. (2007). The Plasmodium falciparum RhopH2 promoter and first 24 amino acids are sufficient to target proteins to the rhoptries. Parasitol Int
    28. (1999). The production of the osmiophilic body protein Pfg377 is associated with stage of maturation and sex in Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes. Mol Biochem Parasitol
    29. (2009). TL: BLAST+: architecture and applications. BMC Bioinformatics
    30. (1997). Wellems TE: Transformation with human dihydrofolate reductase renders malaria parasites insensitive to WR99210 but does not affect the intrinsic activity of proguanil. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA
    31. (2011). WS: FIMO: scanning for occurrences of a given motif. Bioinformatics

    To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.