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  • Tsujimoto H., Kotsyfakis M., Francischetti I.M.B., Eum J.H., Strand M.R., Champagne D.E. (2012): Simukunin from the Salivary Glands of the Black Fly Simulium vittatum Inhibits Enzymes That Regulate Clotting and Inflammatory Responses. PLoS One. 2012;7(2):e29964. Epub 2012 Feb 23.

  • Francischetti I.M., Oliveira C.J., Ostera G.R., Yager S.B., Debierre-Grockiego F., Carregaro V., Jaramillo-Gutierrez G., Hume J.C., Jiang L., Moretz S.E., Lin C.K., Ribeiro J.M., Long C.A., Vickers B.K., Schwarz R.T., Seydel K.B., Iacobelli M., Ackerman H.C., Srinivasan P., Gomes R.B., Wang X., Monteiro R.Q., Kotsyfakis M., Sá-Nunes A., Waisberg M. (2012) Defibrotide Interferes With Several Steps of the Coagulation-Inflammation Cycle and Exhibits Therapeutic Potential to Treat Severe Malaria. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology 32: 786–798. Related editorial: Julie M. Moore and John W. Avery (2012) Defibrotide : A Swiss Army Knife Intervention in the Battle Against Cerebral Malaria, Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol, 32:541-544.

  • Chmelar J, Oliveira CJ, Rezacova P, Francischetti IMB, Kovarova Z, Pejler G, Kopacek P, Ribeiro JMC, Mares M, Kopecky J, Kotsyfakis M† (2011). A tick salivary protein targets cathepsin G and chymase and inhibits host inflammation and platelet aggregation Blood 117(3):736-744. Cover of the issue. [I.F. = 10.6]

  • Calvo E, Mizurini DM, Sá-Nunes A, Ribeiro JMC, Andersen JF, Mans BJ, Monteiro RQ, Kotsyfakis M, Francischetti IMB (2011). Alboserpin, a Factor Xa inhibitor from the mosquito vector of Yellow Fever, binds heparin and membrane phospholipids and exhibits antithrombotic activity. J Biol Chem.

  • Francischetti IMB, Kotsyfakis M, Andersen JF, Lukszo J (2010). Cyr61/CCN1 Displays High-Affinity Binding to the Somatomedin B 1–44 Domain of Vitronectin PLoS ONE 5(2): e9356

  • Calvo E, Sanchez-Vargas I, Kotsyfakis M, Favreau AJ, Barbian KD, Pham VM, Olson KE, Ribeiro JM (2010). The salivary gland transcriptome of the eastern tree hole mosquito, Ochlerotatus triseriatus. J Med Entomol. 47(3):376-386.

  • Salat J, Paesen GC, Rezacova P, Kotsyfakis M, Kovarova Z, Sanda M, Majtan J, Grunclova L, Horka H, Andersen JF, Brynda J, Horn M, Nunn MA, Kopacek P, Kopecky J, Mares M. (2010). Crystal structure and functional characterisation of an immunomodulatory salivary cystatin from the soft tick Ornithodoros moubata. Biochem J. 429(1):103-112.

  • Kotsyfakis M, Horka H, Salat J, Andersen JF. (2010). The crystal structures of two salivary cystatins from the tick Ixodes scapularis and the effect of these inhibitors on the establishment of Borrelia burgdorferi infection in a murine model. Mol Microbiol. 77(2):456-470

  • Schwarz, A, Medrano-Mercado, N, Billingsley, PF, Schaub, GA, Sternberg, JM (2010). IgM-antibody responses of chickens to salivary antigens of Triatoma infestans as early biomarkers for low-level infestation of triatomines. Int. J. Parasitol. 40: 1295-1302.

  • Sá-Nunes Α, Bafica Α, Antonelli LRV, Choi EY, Francischetti ΙΜΒ, Andersen JF, Shi GP, Chavakis T, Ribeiro JMC, Kotsyfakis M (2009). The immunomodulatory action of sialostatin L on dendritic cells reveals its potential to interfere with autoimmunity J Immunol. 182(12): 7422-7429.

  • Schwarz, A, Maier, WA, Kistemann, T, Kampen, H (2009) Analysis of the distribution of the tick Ixodes ricinus L. (Acari: Ixodidae) in a nature reserve of western Germany using Geographic Information Systems. Int. J. Hyg. Environ. Health. 212:87-96.

  • Schwarz, A, Sternberg, JM, Johnston, V, Medrano-Mercado, N, Anderson, JM, Hume, JCC, Valenzuela, JG, Schaub, GA, Billingsley, PF (2009) Antibody responses of domestic animals to salivary antigens of Triatoma infestans as biomarkers for low-level infestation of triatomines. Int. J. Parasitol. Int. J. Parasitol. 39:1021-1029.

  • Schwarz, A, Helling, S, Collin, N, Teixeira, CR, Medrano-Mercado, N, Hume, JCC, Assumpção, TC, Marcus, K, Stephan, C, Meyer, HE, Ribeiro, JM, Billingsley, PF, Valenzuela, JG, Sternberg, JM, Schaub, GA. (2009). Immunogenic salivary proteins of Triatoma infestans: Development of a recombinant antigen for the detection of low-level infestation of triatomines. PLoS Negl. Trop. Dis. 3: e532. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0000532.

  • Francischetti IMB, Meng Z, Mans BJ, Gudderra N, Hall M, Veenstra TD, Pham VM, Kotsyfakis M, Ribeiro JMC (2008). An insight into the salivary transcriptome and proteome of the soft tick and vector of epizootic bovine abortion, Ornithodoros coriaceus. J Proteomics. 71(5):493-512.

  • Kotsyfakis M, Anderson JM, Andersen JF, Calvo E, Francischetti IMB, Mather TN, Valenzuela JG, and Ribeiro JMC (2008). Immunity against a "Silent" Salivary Antigen of the Lyme Vector Ixodes scapularis Impairs Its Ability to Feed, Cutting Edge Article J Immunol. 181(8): 5209-5212.

  • Assumpcao,TCF, Francischetti, IMB, Andersen,JF, Schwarz,A, Santana,JM, Ribeiro,JMC (2008) An insight into the sialome of the blood sucking bug, Triatoma infestans. Insect. Biochem. Mol. Biol. 38:213-232.

  • Kotsyfakis M, Karim S, Andersen JF, Mather TN and Ribeiro JMC (2007). Selective cysteine protease inhibition contributes to blood feeding success of the tick Ixodes scapularis J Biol Chem. 282(5), 29256-29263.

  • Kotsyfakis M, Sá-Nunes A, Francischetti IMB, Mather TN, Andersen JF and Ribeiro JMC (2006). Antiinflammatory and immunosuppressive activity of sialostatin L, a salivary cystatin from the tick Ixodes scapularis. J Biol Chem. 281(36), 26298-26307.

  • Kotsyfakis M, Ehret-Sabatier L, Siden-Kiamos I, Mendoza J, Sinden RE, Louis C (2005). Plasmodium berghei ookinetes bind to Anopheles gambiae and Drosophila melanogaster annexins. Mol Microbiol. 57(1), 171-9.

  • Kotsyfakis M, Vontas J, Siden-Kiamos I, Louis C (2005). The annexin gene family in the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Insect Mol Biol. 14(5), 555-562.

  • Schwarz, A, Maier, WA, Kampen, H (2004) A GIS-based study on the population dynamics of Ixodes ricinus in the Siebengebirge near Bonn. Int. J. Med. Microbiol. Suppl. 293 (Suppl. 38): 56

  • Spanos L, Koutroumbas G, Kotsyfakis M, Louis C (2000). The mitochondrial genome of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata. Insect Mol Biol. 9(4), 139-144.