Publications 2010

1. Thye T, Vannberg FO, Wong SH, Owusu-Dabo E, Osei I, Gyapong J, Sirugo G, Diday-Joof F, Enimil A, Chinbuah MA, Floyd S, Warndorff DK, Sichali L, Malema S, Crampin AC, Ngwira B, Teo YY, Small K, Rockett K, Kwiatkowski D, Fine PE, Hill PC, Newport M, Lienhardt C, Adegola RA, Corrah T, Ziegler A, Morris AP, Meyer CG, Horstmann RD, Hill AVS, African TB Genetics Consortium & The Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium.Genome-wide association analyses identifies a susceptibility locus for tuberculosis on chromosome 18q11. 2. Nature Genetics. 2010, 42: 739-741.

2. Owusu-Dabo E, McNeill A, Lewis A, Gilmore A, Britton J. Status of implementation of Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in Ghana: a qualitative study. BMC Public Health. 2010, 10:1

3. Homolka S, Meyer CG, Hillemann D, Owusu-Dabo E, Adjei O, Horstmann RD, Browne ENL, Chinbuah A, Osei I, Gyapong J, Kubica T, Ruesch-Gerdes S, Niemann S. Unequal distribution of resistance-conferring mutations among Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium africanum strains from Ghana. Int J Med Microbiol. 2010, 300 (7): 489-495.

4. Kwakye KO, Otupiri E, Owusu-Dabo E, Browne ENL, Adjuik M. Determinants of Under-Five Mortality in Builsa District, Upper East Region, Ghana. Journal Of Science and Technology (Ghana). 2010, 30(1): 45-53.

5. Owusu-Dabo E. Smoking in Ghana: a study of the history of tobacco industry activity, current prevalence and risk factors for smoking, and implementation of tobacco control policy. 2011. uk.bl.ethos.546578.

6. Mombo IM, Berthet N, Lukashev AN, Bleicker T, Brünink S, Léger L, Atencia R, Cox D, Bouchier C, Durand P, Arnathau C, Brazier L, Fair JN, Schneider BS, Drexler JF, Prugnolle F, Drosten C, Renaud F, Leroy EM, Rougeron V. First Detection of an Enterovirus C99 in a Captive Chimpanzee with Acute Flaccid Paralysis, from the Tchimpounga Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Center, Republic of Congo. PLoS One. 2015 Aug 24;10(8):e0136700. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136700. eCollection 2015.

7. Lekana-Douki SE, Kombila-Koumavor C, Nkoghe D, Drosten C, Drexler JF, Leroy EM. Molecular epidemiology of enteric viruses and genotyping of rotavirus A, adenovirus and astrovirus among children under 5 years old in Gabon. Int J Infect Dis. 2015 May;34:90-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2015.03.009. Epub 2015 Mar 18.

8. Drexler JF, Grard G, Lukashev AN, Kozlovskaya LI, Böttcher S, Uslu G, Reimerink J, Gmyl AP, Taty-Taty R, Lekana-Douki SE, Nkoghe D, Eis-Hübinger AM, Diedrich S, Koopmans M, Leroy EM, Drosten C. Robustness against serum neutralization of a poliovirus type 1 from a lethal epidemic of poliomyelitis in the Republic of Congo in 2010. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Sep 2;111(35):12889-94. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1323502111. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

9. Lekana-Douki SE, Nkoghe D, Drosten C, Ngoungou EB, Drexler JF, Leroy EM. Viral etiology and seasonality of influenza-like illness in Gabon, March 2010 to June 2011. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Jul 7;14:373. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-373.

10. Lekana-Douki SE, Mouinga-Ondémé A, Nkoghe D, Drosten C, Drexler JF, Kazanji M, Leroy EM. Early introduction and delayed dissemination of pandemic influenza, Gabon. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Apr;19(4):644-7. doi: 10.3201/eid1904.111925.

11. Lukashev AN, Drexler JF, Kotova VO, Amjaga EN, Reznik VI, Gmyl AP, Grard G, Taty Taty R, Trotsenko OE, Leroy EM, Drosten C. Novel serotypes 105 and 116 are members of distinct subgroups of human enterovirus C. J Gen Virol. 2012 Nov;93(Pt 11):2357-62. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.043216-0. Epub 2012 Aug 15.

12. Maganga GD, Bourgarel M, Ella GE, Drexler JF, Gonzalez JP, Drosten C, Leroy EM. Is Marburg virus enzootic in Gabon? J Infect Dis. 2011 Nov;204 Suppl 3:S800-3. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jir358.

13. Drexler JF, Corman VM, Wegner T, Tateno AF, Zerbinati RM, Gloza-Rausch F, Seebens A, Müller MA, Drosten C. Amplification of emerging viruses in a bat colony. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Mar;17(3):449-56. doi: 10.3201/eid1703.100526.

14. Grard G, Drexler JF, Lekana-Douki S, Caron M, Lukashev A, Nkoghe D, Gonzalez JP, Drosten C, Leroy E. Type 1 wild poliovirus and putative enterovirus 109 in an outbreak of acute flaccid paralysis in Congo, October-November 2010. Euro Surveill. 2010 Nov 25;15(47). pii: 19723.

15. Drexler JF, Grywna K, Lukashev A, Stöcker A, Almeida PS, Wieseler J, Ribeiro TC, Petersen N, Ribeiro Hda C Jr, Belalov I, Kümmerer BM, Drosten C. Full genome sequence analysis of parechoviruses from Brazil reveals geographical patterns in the evolution of non-structural genes and intratypic recombination in the capsid region. J Gen Virol. 2011 Mar;92(Pt 3):564-71. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.022525-0. Epub 2010 Dec 1.

16. Carneiro AJ, Franke CR, Stocker A, Dos Santos F, Ungar de Sa JE, Moraes-Silva E, Alves JN, Brunink S, Corman VM, Drosten C, Drexler JF. Rabies virus RNA in naturally infected vampire bats, northeastern Brazil. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Dec;16(12):2004-6. doi: 10.3201/eid1612.100726.

17. Thomas S, Rai J, John L, Günther S, Drosten C, Pützer BM, Schaefer S. Functional dissection of the alphavirus capsid protease: sequence requirements for activity. Virol J. 2010 Nov 18;7:327. doi: 10.1186/1743-422X-7-327.

18. Panning M, Baumgarte S, Laue T, Bierbaum S, Raith S, Drexler JF, Helmer A, Falcone-Kapper V, Kochs G, Campe H, Huzly D, Eis-Hübinger AM, Drosten C. Singleplex real-time RT-PCR for detection of influenza A virus and simultaneous differentiation of A/H1N1v and evaluation of the RealStar influenza kit. J Clin Virol. 2011 Feb;50(2):171-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2010.10.010. Epub 2010 Nov 13.

19. Drexler JF, Gloza-Rausch F, Glende J, Corman VM, Muth D, Goettsche M, Seebens A, Niedrig M, Pfefferle S, Yordanov S, Zhelyazkov L, Hermanns U, Vallo P, Lukashev A, Müller MA, Deng H, Herrler G, Drosten C. Genomic characterization of severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus in European bats and classification of coronaviruses based on partial RNA-dependent RNA polymerase gene sequences. J Virol. 2010 Nov;84(21):11336-49. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00650-10. Epub 2010 Aug 4.

20. Wenzel JJ, Panning M, Kaul KL, Mangold KA, Revell PA, Luna RA, Zepeda H, Perea L, Vazquez-Perez JA, Young S, Rodic-Polic B, Eickmann M, Drosten C, Jilg W, Reischl U. Analytical performance determination and clinical validation of the novel Roche RealTime Ready Influenza A/H1N1 Detection Set. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Sep;48(9):3088-94. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00785-10. Epub 2010 Jul 7.

21. Panning M, Kobbe R, Vollbach S, Drexler JF, Adjei S, Adjei O, Drosten C, May J, Eis-Hubinger AM. Novel human parvovirus 4 genotype 3 in infants, Ghana. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Jul;16(7):1143-6. doi: 10.3201/eid1607.100025.

22. Zhou Y, Lu K, Pfefferle S, Bertram S, Glowacka I, Drosten C, Pöhlmann S, Simmons G. A single asparagine-linked glycosylation site of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus spike glycoprotein facilitates inhibition by mannose-binding lectin through multiple mechanisms. J Virol. 2010 Sep;84(17):8753-64. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00554-10. Epub 2010 Jun 23.

23. Panning M, Baumgarte S, Pfefferle S, Maier T, Martens A, Drosten C. Comparative analysis of rabies virus reverse transcription-PCR and virus isolation using samples from a patient infected with rabies virus. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Aug;48(8):2960-2. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00728-10. Epub 2010 Jun 16.

24. Panning M, Emmerich P, Olschläger S, Bojenko S, Koivogui L, Marx A, Lugala PC, Günther S, Bausch DG, Drosten C. Laboratory diagnosis of Lassa fever, Liberia. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Jun;16(6):1041-3. doi: 10.3201/eid1606.100040.

25. Fischer N, Schulz C, Stieler K, Hohn O, Lange C, Drosten C, Aepfelbacher M. Xenotropic murine leukemia virus-related gammaretrovirus in respiratory tract. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Jun;16(6):1000-2. doi: 10.3201/eid1606.100066.

26. Grywna K, Kupfer B, Panning M, Drexler JF, Emmerich P, Drosten C, Kümmerer BM. Detection of all species of the genus Alphavirus by reverse transcription-PCR with diagnostic sensitivity. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Sep;48(9):3386-7.

27. Olschläger S, Lelke M, Emmerich P, Panning M, Drosten C, Hass M, Asogun D, Ehichioya D, Omilabu S, Günther S. Improved detection of Lassa virus by reverse transcription-PCR targeting the 5′ region of S RNA. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Jun;48(6):2009-13. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02351-09. Epub 2010 Mar 29.

28. Mordstein M, Neugebauer E, Ditt V, Jessen B, Rieger T, Falcone V, Sorgeloos F, Ehl S, Mayer D, Kochs G, Schwemmle M, Günther S, Drosten C, Michiels T, Staeheli P. Lambda interferon renders epithelial cells of the respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts resistant to viral infections. J Virol. 2010 Jun;84(11):5670-7. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00272-10. Epub 2010 Mar 24.

29. Eis-Hübinger AM, Drexler JF, Reber U, Panning M, Drosten C, Weber-Schehl M, Hedges D, Baylis SA, Roth WK. Absence of detection of novel human parvoviruses in German plasma donations. Transfusion. 2010 Jan;50(1):266-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2009.02433.x.

30. Maier T, Schwarting A, Mauer D, Ross RS, Martens A, Kliem V, Wahl J, Panning M, Baumgarte S, Müller T, Pfefferle S, Ebel H, Schmidt J, Tenner-Racz K, Racz P, Schmid M, Strüber M, Wolters B, Gotthardt D, Bitz F, Frisch L, Pfeiffer N, Fickenscher H, Sauer P, Rupprecht CE, Roggendorf M, Haverich A, Galle P, Hoyer J, Drosten C. Management and outcomes after multiple corneal and solid organ transplantations from a donor infected with rabies virus. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Apr 15;50(8):1112-9. doi: 10.1086/651267.

31. Drexler JF, Baumgarte S, Luna LK, Stöcker A, Almeida PS, Ribeiro TC, Petersen N, Herzog P, Pedroso C, Brites C, Ribeiro Hda C Jr, Gmyl A, Drosten C, Lukashev A. Genomic features and evolutionary constraints in Saffold-like cardioviruses. J Gen Virol. 2010 Jun;91(Pt 6):1418-27. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.018887-0. Epub 2010 Feb 3.

32. Calvert J, Chieochansin T, Benschop KS, McWilliam Leitch EC, Drexler JF, Grywna K, da Costa Ribeiro H Jr, Drosten C, Harvala H, Poovorawan Y, Wolthers KC, Simmonds P. Recombination dynamics of human parechoviruses: investigation of type-specific differences in frequency and epidemiological correlates. J Gen Virol. 2010 May;91(Pt 5):1229-38. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.018747-0. Epub 2010 Jan 20.

33. Müller MA, van der Hoek L, Voss D, Bader O, Lehmann D, Schulz AR, Kallies S, Suliman T, Fielding BC, Drosten C, Niedrig M. Human coronavirus NL63 open reading frame 3 encodes a virion-incorporated N-glycosylated membrane protein. Virol J. 2010 Jan 15;7:6. doi: 10.1186/1743-422X-7-6.

34. Reusken CB, Lina PH, Pielaat A, de Vries A, Dam-Deisz C, Adema J, Drexler JF, Drosten C, Kooi EA. Circulation of group 2 coronaviruses in a bat species common to urban areas in Western Europe. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2010 Oct;10(8):785-91. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2009.0173. Epub 2010 Jan 7.

35. Schottstedt V, Blümel J, Burger R, Drosten C, Gröner A, Gürtler L, Heiden M, Hildebrandt M, Jansen B, Montag-Lessing T, Offergeld R, Pauli G, Seitz R, Schlenkrich U, Strobel J, Willkommen H, von König CH. Human Cytomegalovirus (HCMV) – Revised. Transfus Med Hemother. 2010;37(6):365-375. Epub 2010 Nov 17.

36. Pauli G, Blümel J, Burger R, Drosten C, Gröner A, Gürtler L, Heiden M, Hildebrandt M, Jansen B, Montag-Lessing T, Offergeld R, Seitz R, Schlenkrich U, Schottstedt V, Strobel J, Willkommen H, von König CH. Orthopox Viruses: Infections in Humans. Transfus Med Hemother. 2010;37(6):351-364. Epub 2010 Nov 17.

37. Blümel J, Burger R, Drosten C, Gröner A, Gürtler L, Heiden M, Hildebrandt M, Jansen B, Montag-Lessing T, Offergeld R, Pauli G, Seitz R, Schlenkrich U, Schottstedt V, Strobel J, Willkommen H, von König CH. Parvovirus B19 – Revised. Transfus Med Hemother. 2010;37(6):339-350. Epub 2010 Nov 17.

38. Edelmann A, Kalus U, Oltmann A, Stein A, Unbehaun A, Drosten C, Krüger DH, Hofmann. Improvement of an ultrasensitive human immunodeficiency virus type 1 real-time reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction targeting the long terminal repeat region. J. Transfusion. 2010 Mar;50(3):685-92. doi: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2009.
39. Glowacka I, Bertram S, Herzog P, Pfefferle S, Steffen I, Muench MO, Simmons G, Hofmann H, Kuri T, Weber F, Eichler J, Drosten C, Pöhlmann S. Differential downregulation of ACE2 by the spike proteins of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus and human coronavirus NL63. J Virol. 2010 Jan;84(2):1198-205. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01248-09. Epub 2009 Oct 28.

40. Dassah ET, Adu-Sarkodie Y, Mayaud P. Factors associated with failure to screen for syphilis during antenatal care in Ghana: a case control study. BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 13;15:125. doi: 10.1186/s12879-015-0868-1.

41. Owusu M, Nguah SB, Boaitey YA, Badu-Boateng E, Abubakr AR, Lartey RA, Adu-Sarkodie Y. Aetiological agents of cerebrospinal meningitis: a retrospective study from a teaching hospital in Ghana. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob. 2012 Oct 4;11:28. doi: 10.1186/1476-0711-11-28.

42. Adanu R, Adu-Sarkodie Y, Opare-Sem O, Nkyekyer K, Donkor P, Lawson A, Engleberg NC. Electronic learning and open educational resources in the health sciences in Ghana. Ghana Med J. 2010 Dec;44(4):159-62.

43. Schwarz NG, Sarpong N, Hünger F, Marks F, Acquah SE, Agyekum A, Nkrumah B, Loag W, Hagen RM, Evans JA, Dekker D, Fobil JN, Meyer CG, May J, Adu-Sarkodie Y. Systemic bacteraemia in children presenting with clinical pneumonia and the impact of non-typhoid salmonella (NTS). BMC Infect Dis. 2010 Nov 4;10:319. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-10-319.

44. Marks F, Adu-Sarkodie Y, Hünger F, Sarpong N, Ekuban S, Agyekum A, Nkrumah B, Schwarz NG, Favorov MO, Meyer CG, May J. Typhoid fever among children, Ghana. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Nov;16(11):1796-7. doi: 10.3201/eid1611.100388.

45. Krefis AC, Schwarz NG, Nkrumah B, Acquah S, Loag W, Sarpong N, Adu-Sarkodie Y, Ranft U, May J. Principal component analysis of socioeconomic factors and their association with malaria in children from the Ashanti Region, Ghana. Malar J. 2010 Jul 13;9:201. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-9-201.

46. Nkrumah B, Agyekum A, Acquah SE, May J, Tannich E, Brattig N, Nguah SB, von Thien H, Adu-Sarkodie Y, Huenger F. Comparison of the novel Partec rapid malaria test to the conventional Giemsa stain and the gold standard real-time PCR. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Aug;48(8):2925-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02403-09. Epub 2010 Jun 16.

47. Sarpong N, Loag W, Fobil J, Meyer CG, Adu-Sarkodie Y, May J, Schwarz NG. National health insurance coverage and socio-economic status in a rural district of Ghana. Trop Med Int Health. 2010 Feb;15(2):191-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2009.02439.x. Epub 2009 Dec 4.

48. Mand S, Debrah AY, Klarmann U, Mante S, Kwarteng A, Batsa L, Marfo-Debrekyei Y, Adjei O, Hoerauf A. The role of ultrasonography in the differentiation of the various types of filaricele due to bancroftian filariasis. Acta Trop. 2011 Sep;120 Suppl 1:S23-32. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2010.07.002. Epub 2010 Jul 29

49. Phillips RO, Phanzu DM, Beissner M, Badziklou K, Luzolo EK, Sarfo FS, Halatoko WA, Amoako Y, Frimpong M, Kabiru AM, Piten E, Maman I, Bidjada B, Koba A, Awoussi KS, Kobara B, Nitschke J, Wiedemann FX, Kere AB, Adjei O, Löscher T, Fleischer B, Bretzel G, Herbinger KH. Effectiveness of routine BCG vaccination on buruli ulcer disease: a case-control study in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana and Togo. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Jan 8;9(1):e3457. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003457. eCollection 2015 Jan.

50. Phillips RO, Frimpong M, Sarfo FS, Kretschmer B, Beissner M, Debrah A, Ampem-Amoako Y, Abass KM, Thompson W, Duah MS, Abotsi J, Adjei O, Fleischer B, Bretzel G, Wansbrough-Jones M, Jacobsen M. Infection with Mansonella perstans Nematodes in Buruli Ulcer Patients, Ghana. Emerg Infect Dis. 2014 Jun;20(6):1000-3. doi: 10.3201/eid2006.131501.

51. Geretti AM, Patel M, Sarfo FS, Chadwick D, Verheyen J, Fraune M, Garcia A, Phillips RO. Detection of highly prevalent hepatitis B virus coinfection among HIV-seropositive persons in Ghana. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Sep;48(9):3223-30. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02231-09. Epub 2010 Jul 14.

52. Sarfo FS, Phillips RO, Rangers B, Mahrous EA, Lee RE, Tarelli E, Asiedu KB, Small PL, Wansbrough-Jones MH. Detection of Mycolactone A/B in Mycobacterium ulcerans-Infected Human Tissue. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Jan 5;4(1):e577.

53. Buchholz U, Kobbe R, Danquah I, Zanger P, Reither K, Abruquah HH, Grobusch MP, Ziniel P, May J, Mockenhaupt FP. Multiplicity of Plasmodium falciparum infection following intermittent preventive treatment in infants. Malar J. 2010 Aug 26;9:244. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-9-244.

54. Krefis AC, Schwarz NG, Nkrumah B, Acquah S, Loag W, Sarpong N, Adu-Sarkodie Y, Ranft U, May J. Principal component analysis of socioeconomic factors and their association with malaria in children from the Ashanti Region, Ghana. Malar J. 2010 Jul 13;9:201. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-9-201.

55. Kreuels B, Kreuzberg C, Kobbe R, Ayim-Akonor M, Apiah-Thompson P, Thompson B, Ehmen C, Adjei S, Langefeld I, Adjei O, May J. Differing effects of HbS and HbC traits on uncomplicated falciparum malaria, anemia, and child growth. Blood. 2010 Jun 3;115(22):4551-8. doi: 10.1182/blood-2009-09-241844. Epub 2010 Mar 15.

56. Schuldt K, Esser C, Evans J, May J, Timmann C, Ehmen C, Loag W, Ansong D, Ziegler A, Agbenyega T, Meyer CG, Horstmann RD. FCGR2A functional genetic variant associated with susceptibility to severe malarial anaemia in Ghanaian children. J Med Genet. 2010 Jul;47(7):471-5. doi: 10.1136/jmg.2009.073643. Epub 2009 Dec 3.

57. Thye T, Ehmen C, Intemann CD, Chinbuah MA, Ziegler A, Horstmann RD, Meyer CG. Rare human IFNG variants. J Interferon Cytokine Res. 2010 Apr;30(4):219-22. doi: 10.1089/jir.2009.0042.

58. Möller M, Flachsbart F, Till A, Thye T, Horstmann RD, Meyer CG, Osei I, van Helden PD, Hoal EG, Schreiber S, Nebel A, Franke A. A functional haplotype in the 3’untranslated region of TNFRSF1B is associated with tuberculosis in two African populations. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2010 Feb 15;181(4):388-93. doi: 10.1164/rccm.200905-0678OC. Epub 2009 Dec 10.

59. Hoerauf A. Microflora, helminths, and the immune system—who controls whom? N Engl J Med. 2010 Oct 7;363(15):1476-8. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcibr1007689.

60. Adjobimey T, Hoerauf A. Induction of immunoglobulin G4 in human filariasis: an indicator of immunoregulation. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 2010 Sep;104(6):455-64.

61. Brattig NW, Racz P, Hoerauf A, Büttner DW. Strong expression of TGF-beta in human host tissues around subcutaneous Dirofilaria repens. Parasitol Res. 2011 Jun;108(6):1347-54. doi: 10.1007/s00436-010-2028-2. Epub 2010 Sep 1.

62. Taylor MJ, Hoerauf A, Bockarie M. Lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis. Lancet. 2010 Oct 2;376(9747):1175-85. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60586-7. Epub 2010 Aug 23. Review.
63. Niebel B, Lentz C, Pofahl M, Mayer G, Hoerauf A, Pfarr KM, Famulok M. ADLOC: an aptamer-displacement assay based on luminescent oxygen channeling. Chemistry. 2010 Sep 24;16(36):11100-7. doi: 10.1002/chem.201001192.

64. Korten S, Hoerauf A, Kaifi JT, Büttner DW. Low levels of transforming growth factor-beta (TGF-beta) and reduced suppression of Th2-mediated inflammation in hyperreactive human onchocerciasis. Parasitology. 2011 Jan;138(1):35-45. doi: 10.1017/S0031182010000922. Epub 2010 Jul 12.

65. Brattig NW, Tenner-Racz K, Korten S, Hoerauf A, Büttner DW. Immunohistology of ectopic secondary lymph follicles in subcutaneous nodules from patients with hyperreactive onchocerciasis (sowda). Parasitol Res. 2010 Aug;107(3):657-66. doi: 10.1007/s00436-010-1912-0. Epub 2010 Jun 4.

66. Specht S, Ruiz DF, Dubben B, Deininger S, Hoerauf A. Filaria-induced IL-10 suppresses murine cerebral malaria. Microbes Infect. 2010 Aug;12(8-9):635-42. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2010.04.006. Epub 2010 Apr 24.

67. Turner JD, Tendongfor N, Esum M, Johnston KL, Langley RS, Ford L, Faragher B, Specht S, Mand S, Hoerauf A, Enyong P, Wanji S, Taylor MJ. Macrofilaricidal activity after doxycycline only treatment of Onchocerca volvulus in an area of Loa loa co-endemicity: a randomized controlled trial. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Apr 13;4(4):e660. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000660.

68. Strübing U, Lucius R, Hoerauf A, Pfarr KM. Mitochondrial genes for heme-dependent respiratory chain complexes are up-regulated after depletion of Wolbachia from filarial nematodes. Int J Parasitol. 2010 Aug 15;40(10):1193-202. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2010.03.004. Epub 2010 Apr 1.

69. Korten S, Kaifi JT, Büttner DW, Hoerauf A. Transforming growth factor-beta expression by host cells is elicited locally by the filarial nematode Onchocerca volvulus in hyporeactive patients independently from Wolbachia. Microbes Infect. 2010 Jul;12(7):555-64. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2010.03.011. Epub 2010 Mar 30.

70. Langhans B, Braunschweiger I, Arndt S, Schulte W, Satoguina J, Layland LE, Vidovic N, Hoerauf A, Oldenburg J, Sauerbruch T, Spengler U. Core-specific adaptive regulatory T-cells in different outcomes of hepatitis C. Clin Sci (Lond). 2010 Apr 20;119(2):97-109. doi: 10.1042/CS20090661.

71. Brattig NW, Hoerauf A, Fischer PU, Liebau E, Bandi C, Debrah A, Büttner M, Büttner DW. Immunohistological studies on neoplasms of female and male Onchocerca volvulus: filarial origin and absence of Wolbachia from tumor cells. Parasitology. 2010 Apr;137(5):841-54. doi: 10.1017/S0031182009992010. Epub 2010 Mar 4.

72. Layland LE, Mages J, Loddenkemper C, Hoerauf A, Wagner H, Lang R, da Costa CU. Pronounced phenotype in activated regulatory T cells during a chronic helminth infection. J Immunol. 2010 Jan 15;184(2):713-24. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.0901435. Epub 2009 Dec 9.

73. Blavid R, Kusch P, Hauber J, Eschweiler U, Sarite SR, Specht S, Deininger S, Hoerauf A, Kaiser A. Down-regulation of hypusine biosynthesis in Plasmodium by inhibition of S-adenosyl-methionine-decarboxylase. Amino Acids. 2010 Feb;38(2):461-9.

74. Wansi JD, Hussain H, Tcho AT, Kouam SF, Specht S, Sarite SR, Hoerauf A, Krohn K. Antiplasmodial activities of furoquinoline alkaloids from Teclea afzelii.Phytother Res. 2010 May;24(5):775-7. doi: 10.1002/ptr.2894.

75. Jacobsen M, Repsilber D, Kleinsteuber K, Gutschmidt A, Schommer-Leitner S, Black G, Walzl G, Kaufmann SH. Suppressor of cytokine signaling-3 is affected in T-cells from tuberculosisTB patients. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2011 Sep;17(9):1323-31. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2010.03326.x. Epub 2010 Jul 29.

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77. Faist B, Fleischer B, Jacobsen M. Cytomegalovirus infection- and age-dependent changes in human CD8+ T-cell cytokine expression patterns. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2010 Jun;17(6):986-92. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00455-09. Epub 2010 Apr 28.

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