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1 Al-Wabel, M.A., Tonui, W.K., Cui, L., Martin, S.K., Titus, R.G.(2007)Protection of susceptible BALB/c mice from challenge with Leishmania major by nucleoside hydrolase, a soluble exo-antigen of Leishmania, Am J Trop Med Hyg. , 77(6),1060-5.
2 Capul, A.A., Barron, T., Dobson, D.E., Turco, S.J., Beverley, S.M. (2007)Two functionally divergent UDP-Gal nucleotide sugar transporters participate in phosphoglycan synthesis in Leishmania major, J Biol Chem. , 282(19), 14006-17.
3 Capul, A.A., Hickerson, S., Barron, T., Turco, S.J., Beverley, S.M.(2007)Comparisons of mutants lacking the Golgi UDP-galactose or GDP-mannose transporters establish that phosphoglycans are important for promastigote but not amastigote virulence in Leishmania major, Infect Immun. , 75(9), 4629-37.
4 Castro, R., Scott, K., Jordan, T., Evans, B., Craig, J., Peters, E.L., Swier, K. (2007)The ultrastructure of the parasitophorous vacuole formed by Leishmania major, J Parasitol. , 92(6), 1162-70.
5 Chanda, I., Pan, A., Saha, S.K., Dutta, C. (2007)Comparative codon and amino acid composition analysis of Tritryps-conspicuous features of Leishmania major, FEBS Lett. , 581(30),5751-8.
6 Charmoy, M., Megnekou, R., Allenbach, C., Zweifel, C., Perez, C., Monnat, K., Breton, M., Ronet, C., Launois, P., Tacchini-Cottier, F.(2007)Leishmania major induces distinct neutrophil phenotypes in mice that are resistant or susceptible to infection, J Leukoc Biol. , 82(2), 288-99.
7 Darrah, P.A., Patel, D.T., De, Luca, P.M., Lindsay, R.W., Davey, D.F., Flynn, B.J., Hoff, S.T., Andersen, P., Reed, S.G., Morris, S.L., Roederer, M., Seder, R.A. (2007)Multifunctional TH1 cells define a correlate of vaccine-mediated protection against Leishmania major, Nat Med. , 13(7), 843-50.
8 Dogra, N., Warburton, C., McMaster, W.R. (2007)Leishmania major abrogates gamma interferon-induced gene expression in human macrophages from a global perspective, Infect Immun. , 75(7) , 3506-15.
9 Dolai ,S., Yadav, R.K., Datta, A.K., Adak, S. (2007)Effect of thiocyanate on the peroxidase and pseudocatalase activities of Leishmania major ascorbate peroxidase, Biochim Biophys Acta. , 1770(2), 247-56.
10 Ehrchen, J., Helming, L., Varga, G., Pasche, B., Loser, K., Gunzer, M., Sunderkötter, C., Sorg, C., Roth, J., Lengeling, A. (2007)Vitamin D receptor signaling contributes to susceptibility to infection with Leishmania major, FASEB J. , 21(12), 3208-18.
11 Eidsmo, L., Fluur, C., Rethi, B., Eriksson, Ygberg, S., Ruffin, N., De, Milito, A., Akuffo, H., Chiodi, F. (2007)FasL and TRAIL induce epidermal apoptosis and skin ulceration upon exposure to Leishmania major, Am J Pathol. , 170(1), 227-39.
12 El-On, J., Bazarsky, E., Sneir, R. (2007)Leishmania major: in vitro and in vivo anti-leishmanial activity of paromomycin ointment (Leshcutan) combined with the immunomodulator Imiquimod,Exp Parasitol. , 116(2),156-62.
13 Field, A.E., Wagage, S., Conrad, S.M., Mosser, D.M. (2007)Reduced pathology following infection with transgenic Leishmania major expressing murine CD40 ligand, Infect Immun. , 75(6), 3140-9.
14 Figarella, K., Uzcategui, N.L., Zhou, Y., LeFurgey, A., Ouellette, M., Bhattacharjee, H., Mukhopadhyay, R. (2007)Biochemical characterization of Leishmania major aquaglyceroporin LmAQP1: possible role in volume regulation and osmotaxis, Mol Microbiol. , 65(4), 1006-17.
15 González, I.J., Desponds, C., Schaff, C., Mottram, J.C., Fasel, N. (2007)Leishmania major metacaspase can replace yeast metacaspase in programmed cell death and has arginine-specific cysteine peptidase activity, Int J Parasitol. , 37(2), 161-72.
16 Goto, Y., Sanjoba, C., Arakaki, N., Okamoto, M., Saeki, K., Onodera, T., Ito, M., Matsumoto, Y. (2007)Accumulation of macrophages expressing MRP8 and MRP14 in skin lesions during Leishmania major infection in BALB/c and RAG-2 knockout mice, Parasitol Int. , 56(3), 231-4.
17 Hanafi, H.A., Fryauff, D.J., Dykstra, E.A., Szumlas, D.E. (2007)Laboratory demonstration of the acquisition and development of Leishmania major in the sand fly Phlebotomus kazeruni (Diptera: Psychodidae), J Egypt Soc Parasitol. , 37(1), 227-41.
18 Hsu, F.F., Turk, J., Zhang, K., Beverley, S.M. (2007)Characterization of inositol phosphorylceramides from Leishmania major by tandem mass spectrometry with electrospray ionization, J Am Soc Mass Spectrom. , 18(9),pp. 1591-604.
19 Johnson, L.M., Scott, P. (2007)STAT1 expression in dendritic cells, but not T cells, is required for immunity to Leishmania major, J Immunol. , 178(11), 7259-66.
20 Karam, M.C., Hamdan, H.G., Abi, Chedid, N.A., Bodman-Smith, K.B., Baroody, G.M. (2007)Interleukin-10 reduces hyperalgesia and the level of Interleukin-1beta in BALB/c mice infected with Leishmania major with no major effect on the level of Interleukin-6, J Neuroimmunol. , 183(1-2), 43-9.
21 Kato, H., Jochim, R.C., Lawyer, P.G., Valenzuela, J.G. (2007)Identification and characterization of a salivary adenosine deaminase from the sand fly Phlebotomus duboscqi, the vector of Leishmania major in sub-Saharan Africa, J Exp Biol. , 210(Pt 5), 733-40.
22 Kedzierski, L., Curtis, J.M., Kaminska, M., Jodynis-Liebert, J., Murias, M. (2007)In vitro antileishmanial activity of resveratrol and its hydroxylated analogues against Leishmania major promastigotes and amastigotes, Parasitol Res. , 102(1), 91-7.
23 Kleczka, B., Lamerz, A.C., van, Zandbergen, G., Wenzel, A., Gerardy-Schahn, R., Wiese, M., Routier, F.H. (2007)Targeted gene deletion of Leishmania major UDP-galactopyranose mutase leads to attenuated virulence, J Biol Chem. , 282(14), 10498-505.
24 König, J., Fairlamb, A.H. (2007)A comparative study of type I and type II tryparedoxin peroxidases in Leishmania major, FEBS J. , 274(21), 5643-58.
25 Launois, P., Pingel, S., Himmelrich, H., Locksley, R., Louis, J.(2007)Different epitopes of the LACK protein are recognized by V beta 4 V alpha 8 CD4+ T cells in H-2b and H-2d mice susceptible to Leishmania major, Microbes Infect. , 9(11), 1260-6.
26 Lechner, A., Ritter, U., Varona, R., Marquez, G., Bogdan, C., Körner, H.(2007)Protective immunity and delayed type hypersensitivity reaction are uncoupled in experimental Leishmania major infection of CCR6-negative mice, Microbes Infect. , 9(3), 291-9.
27 Lecoeur, H., Buffet, P., Morizot, G., Goyard, S., Guigon, G., Milon, G., Lang, T. (2007)Optimization of Topical Therapy for Leishmania major Localized Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Using a Reliable C57BL/6 Model, PLoS Negl Trop Dis. , 1(2), e34.
28 Liang, X.H., Hury, A., Hoze, E., Uliel, S., Myslyuk, I., Apatoff, A., Unger, R., Michaeli, S. (2007)Genome-wide analysis of C/D and H/ACA-like small nucleolar RNAs in Leishmania major indicates conservation among trypanosomatids in the repertoire and in their rRNA targets, Eukaryot Cell. , 6(3),pp. 361-77.
29 Maioli, T.U., Carneiro, C.M., Assis, F.A., Faria, A.M. (2007)Splenectomy does not interfere with immune response to Leishmania major infection in mice, Cell Immunol. , 249(1),pp. 1-7.
30 Martínez-Calvillo, S., Saxena, A., Green, A., Leland, A., Myler, P.J. (2007)Characterization of the RNA polymerase II and III complexes in Leishmania major, Int J Parasitol. , 37(5), 491-502.
31 Monteiro, M.C., Lima, H.C., Souza, A.A., Titus, R.G., Romão, P.R., Cunha, F.Q. (2007)Effect of Lutzomyia longipalpis salivary gland extracts on leukocyte migration induced by Leishmania major, Am J Trop Med Hyg. , 76(1), pp. 88-94.
32 Morales, M.A., Renaud, O., Faigle, W., Shorte, S.L., Späth, G.F. (2007)Over-expression of Leishmania major MAP kinases reveals stage-specific induction of phosphotransferase activity, Int J Parasitol. , 37(11), 1187-99.
33 Mussi, S.V, Fernandes, A.P., Ferreira, L.A. (2007)Comparative study of the efficacy of formulations containing fluconazole or paromomycin for topical treatment of infections by Leishmania (Leishmania) major and Leishmania (Leishmania) amazonensis, Parasitol Res. , 100(6), 1221-6.
34 Nagase, H., Jones, K.M., Anderson, C.F., Noben-Trauth, N. (2007)Despite increased CD4+Foxp3+ cells within the infection site, BALB/c IL-4 receptor-deficient mice reveal CD4+Foxp3-negative T cells as a source of IL-10 in Leishmania major susceptibility, J Immunol. , 179(4), 2435-44.
35 Ogbunude, P.O., Lamour, N., Barrett, M.P. (2007)Molecular cloning, expression and characterization of ribokinase of Leishmania major, Acta Biochim Biophys Sin (Shanghai). , 39(6),pp. 462-6.
36 Ortiz, D., Sanchez, M.A., Pierce, S., Herrmann, T., Kimblin, N., Archie, Bouwer, H.G., Landfear, S.M. (2007)Molecular genetic analysis of purine nucleobase transport in Leishmania major, Mol Microbiol. , 64(5), 1228-43.
37 Ouakad, M., Bahi-Jaber, N., Chenik, M., Dellagi, K., Louzir, H. (2007)Selection of endogenous reference genes for gene expression analysis in Leishmania major developmental stages, Parasitol Res. , 101(2), pp.473-7.
38 Ouakad, M., Chenik, M., Ben, Achour-Chenik, Y., Louzir, H., Dellagi, K. (2007)Gene expression analysis of wild Leishmania major isolates: identification of genes preferentially expressed in amastigotes, Parasitol Res. , 100(2), pp.255-64.
39 Ponte-Sucre, A., Faber, J.H., Gulder, T., Kajahn, I., Pedersen, S.E., Schultheis, M., Bringmann, G., Moll, H. (2007)Activities of naphthylisoquinoline alkaloids and synthetic analogs against Leishmania major, Antimicrob Agents Chemother. , 51(1),pp. 188-94.
40 Quinones, M.P., Estrada, C.A., Jimenez, F., Martinez, H., Willmon, O., Kuziel, W.A., Ahuja, S.K., Ahuja, S.S. (2007)CCL2-independent role of CCR2 in immune responses against Leishmania major, Parasite Immunol. , 29(4), pp.211-7.
41 Radwanska, M., Cutler, A.J., Hoving, J.C., Magez, S., Holscher, C., Bohms, A., Arendse, B., Kirsch, R., Hunig, T., Alexander, J., Kaye, P., Brombacher, F. (2007)Deletion of IL-4Ralpha on CD4 T cells renders BALB/c mice resistant to Leishmania major infection, PLoS Pathog. , 3(5), e68.
42 Ramalho-Ortigão, M., Jochim, R.C., Anderson, J.M., Lawyer, P.G., Pham, V.M., Kamhawi, S., Valenzuela, J.G. (2007)Exploring the midgut transcriptome of Phlebotomus papatasi: comparative analysis of expression profiles of sugar-fed, blood-fed and Leishmania-major-infected sandflies, BMC Genomics. , 8, 300.
43 Remer, K.A., Apetrei, C., Schwarz, T., Linden, C., Moll, H. (2007)Vaccination with plasmacytoid dendritic cells induces protection against infection with Leishmania major in mice,Eur J Immunol. , 37(9), pp. 2463-73.
44 Ribeiro-Gomes, F.L., Moniz-de-Souza, M.C., Alexandre-Moreira, M.S., Dias, W.B., Lopes, M.F., Nunes, M.P., Lungarella, G., DosReis, G.A.(2007)Neutrophils activate macrophages for intracellular killing of Leishmania major through recruitment of TLR4 by neutrophil elastase, J Immunol. , 179(6), pp. 3988-94.
45 Ritter, U., Lechner, A., Scharl, K., Kiafard, Z., Zwirner, J., Körner, H.(2007)TNF controls the infiltration of dendritic cells into the site of Leishmania major infection, Med Microbiol Immunol. , 197(1),pp. 29-37.
46 Said A, Ali K, Shahrokh I, Hosein H, Mahin M. (2007)Effect of Leishmania gerbilli injection on mice immunization against cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) caused by Leishmania major. Pak J Biol Sci. , Jan 1,10(1),196-8.
47 Sgraja, T., Smith, T.K., Hunter, W.N. (2007)Structure, substrate recognition and reactivity of Leishmania major mevalonate kinase, BMC Struct Biol. , 7, 20.
48 Steiner, T., Lamerz, A.C., Hess, P., Breithaupt, C., Krapp, S., Bourenkov, G., Huber, R., Gerardy-Schahn, R., Jacob, U. (2007)Open and closed structures of the UDP-glucose pyrophosphorylase from Leishmania major, J Biol Chem. , 282(17),pp. 13003-10.
49 Stober, C.B., Lange, U.G., Roberts, M.T., Alcami, A., Blackwell, J.M. (2007)Heterologous priming-boosting with DNA and modified vaccinia virus Ankara expressing tryparedoxin peroxidase promotes long-term memory against Leishmania major in susceptible BALB/c Mice, Infect Immun. , 75(2),pp. 852-60.
50 Tseveleki, V., Tsagozis, P., Koutsoni, O., Dotsika, E., Probert, L.(2007)Cellular FLIP long isoform transgenic mice overcome inherent Th2-biased immune responses to efficiently resolve Leishmania major infection, Int Immunol. , 19(10), pp. 1183-9.
51 Turnock, D.C., Ferguson, M.A. (2007)Sugar nucleotide pools of Trypanosoma brucei, Trypanosoma cruzi, and Leishmania major, Eukaryot Cell. , 6(8), pp. 1450-63.
52 Vidal, A.E., Harkiolaki, M., Gallego, C., Castillo-Acosta, V.M., Ruiz-Pérez, L.M., Wilson, K., González-Pacanowska, D. (2007)Crystal structure and DNA repair activities of the AP endonuclease from Leishmania major, J Mol Biol. , 373(4),pp. 827-38.
53 Xu, G., Liu, D., Fan, Y., Yang, X., Korner, H., Fu, Y.X., Uzonna, J.E.(2007)Lymphotoxin alpha beta 2 (membrane lymphotoxin) is critically important for resistance to Leishmania major infection in mice, J Immunol. , 179(8),pp. 5358-66.
54 Xu, G., Liu, D., Okwor, I., Wang, Y., Korner, H., Kung, S.K., Fu, Y.X., Uzonna, J.E. (2007)LIGHT Is critical for IL-12 production by dendritic cells, optimal CD4+ Th1 cell response, and resistance to Leishmania major, J Immunol. , 179(10),pp. 6901-9.