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Santos J, Fernandes E, Ferreira JA, Lima L, Tavares A, Parreira BS, Correia da Costa JM, Brindley PJ, Lopes C, Santos LL. (2014) P53 and cancer-associated sialylated glycans are surrogate markers of cancerization of the bladder associated with Schistosoma haematobium infection.  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 8(12): e3329

Papatpremsiri A, Junpue P, Loukas A, Brindley PJ, Bethony JM, Sripa B, Laha T. (2014)

Immunization and challenge shown by hamsters infected with Opisthorchis viverrini

following exposure to gamma-irradiated metacercariae of this carcinogenic liver fluke.

Journal of Helminthology, 15, 1-9

Arican-Goktas HD, Ittiprasert W, Bridger JM, Knight M (2014) Differential spatial

repositioning of activated genes in Biomphalaria glabrata snails infected with

Schistosoma mansoni. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 8(9): e3013,

Rinaldi G, Honeycutt J, Young ND, Gasser RB, Brindley PJ, Hsieh MH. (2014) New research tools for urogenital schistosomiasis. Journal of Infectious Diseases, in press.

Plieskatt JL*, Rinaldi G*, Feng Y, Peng J, Yonglitthipagon P, Easley S, Laha T, Pairojkul C, Bhudhisawasdi V, Sripa B, Brindley PJ, Mulvenna JP, Bethony JM. (2014) Distinct miRNA signatures associate with subtypes of cholangiocarcinoma from infection with the tumorigenic liver fluke Opisthorchis viverrini. Journal of Hepatology, 61, 850-858 (*Equal contribution.)

Mann VH, Suttiprapa S, Skinner DE, Brindley PJ, Rinaldi G (2014) Pseudotyped murine leukemia virus for schistosome transgenesis: approaches, methods and perspectives. Transgenic Research 23, 539-556

Zeraik AE, Galkin VE, Rinaldi, G, Garratt RC, Smout MJ, Loukas A, Mann VH, Araujo AP, DeMarco R, Brindley PJ (2014) Reversible paralysis of Schistosoma mansoni by forchlorfenuron, a phenylurea cytokinin that affects septins. International Journal for Parasitology 44, 523-531

Thanasuwan S, Piratae S, Brindley PJ, Loukas A, Kaewkes S, Laha T. (2014) Suppression ofaquaporin, a mediator of water channel control in the carcinogenic liver fluke, Opisthorchisviverrini. Parasites & Vectors 7:22

Santos J, Gouveia MJ, Vale N, de Lurdes Delgado M, Gonçalves A, Teixeira da Silva JM, Oliveira C, Xavier P, Gomes P, Santos LL, Lopes C, Barros A, Rinaldi G, Brindley PJ, Correia da Costa JM, Sousa M, Botelho MC (2014) Urinary estrogen metabolites and self-reported infertility inwomen infected with Schistosoma haematobium. PLoS One, 9(5): e96774

Plieskatt J, Rinaldi G, Brindley PJ, Jia X, Potriquet J, Bethony J, Mulvenna J. (2014) BioClojure:A functional library for the manipulation of biological sequences. Bioinformatics,

Yan H-B, Lou ZZ, Li L, Zheng Y, Brindley PJ, Luo X, Hou H, Guo A, Jia W-Z, Cai X-P. (2014)Genome-wide analysis of regulatory proteases sequences identified through bioinformatics data mining in Taenia solium. BMC Genomics 15(1):428

Skinner DE, Rinaldi G, Koziol U, Brehm K, Brindley PJ (2014) How might flukes and tapeworms maintain genome integrity without a canonical piRNA pathway? Trends in Parasitology 30 (3), 123-129



Zeraik AE, Rinaldi G, Mann VH, Popratiloff A, Araujo APU, DeMarco R, Brindley PJ (2013) Septins of platyhelminths: identification, phylogeny, expression and localization amongdevelopmental stages of Schistosoma mansoni. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(12):e2602.

Plieskatt JL, Deenonpoe R, Mulvenna JP, Krause L, Sripa B, Bethony JM, Brindley PJ (2013) Infection with carcinogenic liver fluke Opisthorchis viverrini modifies intestinal and biliary microbiome. FASEB Journal 27, 4572-4584

Vale N, Gouveia MJ, Botelho M, Sripa B, Suttiprapa S, Rinaldi G, Gomes P, Brindley PJ, Correia da Costa JM (2013) Carcinogenic liver fluke Opisthorchis viverrini oxysterols detected by LC-MS/MS survey of soluble fraction parasite extract. Parasitology International, 62, 535-542

Botelho MC, Vale N, Gouveia MJ, Rinaldi G, Santos J, Santos LL, Gomes P, Brindley PJ, Costa JM (2013) Tumour-like phenotypes in urothelial cells after exposure to antigens from eggs of Schistosoma haematobium: An oestrogen–DNA adducts mediated pathway? International Journal for Parasitology 43, 17-26

Brindley PJ, Hotez PJ. (2013) Break out: Urogenital schistosomiasis and Schistosoma haematobium infection in the post-genomic era.  PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(3): e1961. PMC 3610632

Ittiprasert W, Miller A, Su X, Mu J, Bhusudsawang G, Ukoskit K, Knight M (2013) Identification and characterization of functional eSSR markers for genetic linkage mapping of Schistosoma mansoni juvenile resistance and susceptibility loci in Biomphalaria glabrata Int. J. Parasitol 43, 669-77



Rinaldi G, Eckert SE, Tsai IJ, Suttiprapa S, Kines KJ, Tort JF, Mann VH, Turner DJ, Berriman M, Brindley PJ (2012) Germline transgenesis and insertional mutagenesis in Schistosoma mansoni mediated by Murine Leukemia Virus.  PLoS Pathogens 8(7): e1002820. PMC 3406096

Sripa B, Brindley PJ, Mulvenna J, Laha T, Smout MJ, Mairiang E, Bethony JM, Loukas A  (2012) The tumorigenic liver fluke Opisthorchis viverrini – multiple pathways to cancer. Trends in Parasitology 28, 395-407.

Young ND, Jex AR, Li B, Liu S, Yang L, Xiong Z, Li L, Cantacessi C, Hall RS, Xu X, Chen F, Wu X, Zerlotini A, Oliveira G, Hofmann A, Zhang G, Fang X, Kang Y, Campbell BE, Loukas A, Ranganathan S, Rollinson D, Rinaldi G, Brindley PJ, Yang H, Wang Y, Wang J, Gasser RB (2012) Whole-genome sequence of Schistosoma haematobium.  Nature Genetics, 44(2), 221-215

Rinaldi G, Suttiprapa S, Tort JF, Folley AE, Skinner DE, Brinldey PJ (2012) An antibiotic selection marker for schistosome transgenesis. International Journal for Parasitology 42, 123-130

Skinner DE, Rinaldi G, Suttiprapa S, Mann VH, Smircich P, Cogswell AA, Williams DL, Brindley PJ (2012) Vasa–like DEAD-box RNA Helicases of Schistosoma mansoni.  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 6(6): e1686. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0001686

Ittiprasert W, Knight M (2012) Reversing the Resistance Phenotype of the Biomphalaria glabrata Snail Host Schistosoma mansoni Infection by Temperature Modulation. PLoS Pathogens 8(4): e1002677 (Evaluated in Faculty 1000)



Rinaldi G, Popratiloff A, Okatcha TI, Ayuk MA, Suttiprapa S, Mann VH, Loukas A, Brindley PJ. (2011) Genetic manipulation of Schistosoma haematobium, the neglected schistosome. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 5(10): e1348. PMC 3191139

Suttiprapa S*, Rinaldi G*, Brindley PJ (2011) Prototypic chromatin insulator cHS4 protects retroviral transgene from silencing in Schistosoma mansoni. Transgenic Research 21, 555–566 (* These authors contributed equally to this work)

Sripa B, Bethony JM, Sithithaworn P., Kaewkes S., Mairiang E., Loukas A., Mulvenna J., Laha T., Hotez PJ., Brindley PJ. (2011) Opisthorchiasis and Opisthorchis-associated cholangiocarcinoma in Thailand and Laos. Acta Tropica 120 Suppl 1:S158-68  PMC3010517

Mann VH*, Suttiprapa S*, Rinaldi G*, Brindley PJ (2011) Establishing transgenic schistosomes. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. Laboratory Symposium 5(8): e1230 (* These authors contributed equally to this work)

Knight, M., Miller, A., Liu, Y., Puthupparampil, S., Woodle, M., Ittiprasert, W. (2011) Polyethyleneimine (PEI) mediated siRNA gene silencing in the Schistosoma mansoni snail host, Biomphalaria glabrata. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 5 (7):e1212. Evaluated in Faculty of 1000

Knight, M., Ittiprasert, W., Odoemelam, E., Adema, M.A., Miller A., Raghavan, N., Bridger, J. (2011) Non-random organization of the Biomphalaria glabrata genome in interphase Bge cellsl and the spatial repositioning of activated genes in cell co-cultured with Schistosoma mansoni.  International Journal for Parasitology 41, 61-70. Evaluated in Faculty of 1000



Gilbert C, Schaak S, Pace II JK, Brindley PJ, Feschotte C. (2010) A role for host-parasite interactions in the horizontal transfer of transposons across phyla. Nature 464, 1347-1350. PMC3004128

Mann VH, Morales ME, Rinaldi G, Brindley PJ (2010) Culture for genetic manipulation of developmental stages of Schistosoma mansoni. Parasitology 137, 451-462. PMC 3042131



Smout MJ, Laha T, Mulvenna J, Sripa B, Suttiprapa S, Jones A, Brindley PJ, Loukas A. (2009) A  granulin-like growth factor secreted by the carcinogenic liver fluke, Opisthorchis viverrini, promotes proliferation of host cells.  PLoS Pathogens 5(10):e1000611. PMC2749447

Schistosoma japonicum Genome Sequencing and Functional Analysis Consortium, Liu, F., Zhou, Y., Wang, ZQ., Lu, G., Zheng, H., Brindley PJ, McManus, D.P., Blair, D., Zhang, QH., Zhong, Y., Wang, S., Han, ZG., Chen, Z. (2009) The Schistosoma japonicum genome reveals features of host-parasite interplay. Nature 460, 345-352

Hotez PJ, Brindley PJ, Bethony JM, Pearce EJ, King CH, Jacobsen J. (2008) Helminth infections: the great neglected tropical diseases. Journal of Clinical Investigation 118, 1,311-1,321. PMC2276811

Rinaldi G, Morales ME,  Alrefaei YN, Cancela M,  Castillo E,  Dalton JP,  Tort JF, Brindley PJ (2009) RNA interference targeting leucine aminopeptidase blocks hatching of Schistosoma mansoni eggs. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology 167, 118-126

Ittiprasert W, Nene R, Miller A, Raghavan N, Lewis F, Hodgson J, Knight M. (2009) Schistosoma mansoni infection of juvenile Biomphalaria glabrata induces a differential stress response between resistant and susceptible snails. Experimental Parasitology 123, 203-211



Rinaldi G, Morales ME, Cancela M, Castillo E, Brindley PJ, Tort JF (2008) Development of functional genomics tools in trematodes: RNA interference and luciferase reporter gene activity in Fasciola hepatica. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 2(7):e260

Morales ME, Rinaldi G, Gobert GN,  Kines KJ, Tort JF, Brindley PJ (2008) RNA interference of Schistosoma mansoni cathepsin D, the apical enzyme of the hemoglobin proteolysis cascade. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 157 , p. 160-168



Sripa B, Kaewkes S, Sithithaworn P, Mairiang E, Laha T, Smout M, Pairojkul C, Bhudhisawasdi V, Tesana S, Thinkamrop B, Bethony JM, Loukas A, Brindley PJ (2007) Liver fluke induces cholangiocarcinoma. PLoS Medicine 4(7): e201. PMC1913093



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