Edinburgh Malaria Groups - Publications

Publications from the Edinburgh Malaria Group members, plus historical publications by former members over the last 30 years

2008 Thompson, J., O. R. Millington, P. Garside, and J. M. Brewer. 2008. What can transgenic parasites tell us about the development of Plasmodium-specific immune responses? Parasite Immunol 30:223-233.
2007 Hunt, P., A. Afonso, A. Creasey, R. Culleton, A. B. Sidhu, J. Logan, S. G. Valderramos, I. McNae, S. Cheesman, V. do Rosario, R. Carter, D. A. Fidock, and P. Cravo. 2007. Gene encoding a deubiquitinating enzyme is mutated in artesunate- and chloroquine-resistant rodent malaria parasites. Mol Microbiol 65:27-40.
2005 Blanford, S., B. H. Chan, N. Jenkins, D. Sim, R. J. Turner, A. F. Read, and M. B. Thomas. 2005. Fungal pathogen reduces potential for malaria transmission. Science 308:1638-1641.
2005 de Roode, J. C., R. Pansini, S. J. Cheesman, M. E. Helinski, S. Huijben, A. R. Wargo, A. S. Bell, B. H. Chan, D. Walliker, and A. F. Read. 2005. Virulence and competitive ability in genetically diverse malaria infections. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:7624-7628.
2005 Walliker, D. 2005. The hitchhiker's guide to malaria parasite genes. Trends Parasitol 21:489-493.
2005 Walliker, D., P. Hunt, and H. Babiker. 2005. Fitness of drug-resistant malaria parasites. Acta Trop 94:251-259.
2003 Carter, R. 2003. Speculations on the origins of Plasmodium vivax malaria. Trends Parasitol 19:214-219.
2003 Cravo, P. V., J. M. Carlton, P. Hunt, L. Bisoni, R. A. Padua, and D. Walliker. 2003. Genetics of mefloquine resistance in the rodent malaria parasite Plasmodium chabaudi. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 47:709-718.
2002 Arnot, D. E. 2002. The influence of the genetic complexity of Plasmodium falciparum infections on the epidemiology of malaria. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 96 Suppl 1:S131-136.
2002 Carter, R. 2002. Spatial simulation of malaria transmission and its control by malaria transmission blocking vaccination. Int J Parasitol 32:1617-1624.
2002 Carter, R., and K. N. Mendis. 2002. Evolutionary and historical aspects of the burden of malaria. Clin Microbiol Rev 15:564-594.
2002 Ferguson, H. M., and A. F. Read. 2002. Genetic and environmental determinants of malaria parasite virulence in mosquitoes. Proc Biol Sci 269:1217-1224.
2002 Grech, K., A. Martinelli, S. Pathirana, D. Walliker, P. Hunt, and R. Carter. 2002. Numerous, robust genetic markers for Plasmodium chabaudi by the method of amplified fragment length polymorphism. Mol Biochem Parasitol 123:95-104.
1999 Healer, J., D. McGuinness, R. Carter, and E. Riley. 1999. Transmission-blocking immunity to Plasmodium falciparum in malaria-immune individuals is associated with antibodies to the gamete surface protein Pfs230. Parasitology 119 ( Pt 5):425-433.
1999 Mackinnon, M. J., and A. F. Read. 1999. Selection for high and low virulence in the malaria parasite Plasmodium chabaudi. Proc Biol Sci 266:741-748.
1999 Walliker, D. 1999. Malaria vaccine trials. Parasitol Today 15:348.
1999 Walliker, D., and A. P. Waters. 1999. Genetics and evolution of parasites and hosts: some comments. Parassitologia 41:125-127.
1998 Carlton, J. M., R. Vinkenoog, A. P. Waters, and D. Walliker. 1998. Gene synteny in species of Plasmodium. Mol Biochem Parasitol 93:285-294.
1998 Carlton, J., M. Mackinnon, and D. Walliker. 1998. A chloroquine resistance locus in the rodent malaria parasite Plasmodium chabaudi. Mol Biochem Parasitol 93:57-72.
1998 Carter, R., and L. Ranford-Cartwright. 1998. Malaria transmission. Has the ignition key been found? Nature 392:227-228.
1997 Buckling, A. G., L. H. Taylor, J. M. Carlton, and A. F. Read. 1997. Adaptive changes in Plasmodium transmission strategies following chloroquine chemotherapy. Proc Biol Sci 264:553-559.
1996 Doerig, C. M., D. Parzy, G. Langsley, P. Horrocks, R. Carter, and C. D. Doerig. 1996. A MAP kinase homologue from the human malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum. Gene 177:1-6.
1995 Carter, R., A. Coulson, S. Bhatti, B. J. Taylor, and J. F. Elliott. 1995. Predicted disulfide-bonded structures for three uniquely related proteins of Plasmodium falciparum, Pfs230, Pfs48/45 and Pf12. Mol Biochem Parasitol 71:203-210.
1995 Read, A. F., M. Anwar, D. Shutler, and S. Nee. 1995. Sex allocation and population structure in malaria and related parasitic protozoa. Proc Biol Sci 260:359-363.
1994 Babiker, H. A., L. C. Ranford-Cartwright, D. Currie, J. D. Charlwood, P. Billingsley, T. Teuscher, and D. Walliker. 1994. Random mating in a natural population of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Parasitology 109 ( Pt 4):413-421.
1994 Walliker, D. 1994. The role of molecular genetics in field studies on malaria parasites. Int J Parasitol 24:799-808.
1993 Carter, R., P. David, and K. Mendis. 1993. Plasmodium vivax malaria in Sri Lanka: transmission, disease and immunity. Parassitologia 35 Suppl:17-18.
1993 Creasey, A. M., L. C. Ranford-Cartwright, D. J. Moore, D. H. Williamson, R. J. Wilson, D. Walliker, and R. Carter. 1993. Uniparental inheritance of the mitochondrial gene cytochrome b in Plasmodium falciparum. Curr Genet 23:360-364.
1993 Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., P. Balfe, R. Carter, and D. Walliker. 1993. Frequency of cross-fertilization in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Parasitology 107 ( Pt 1):11-18.
1993 Walliker, D., and G. Beale. 1993. Synchronization and cloning of malaria parasites. Methods Mol Biol 21:57-66.
1992 Carter, R., and K. Mendis. 1992. Transmission immunity in malaria: reflections on the underlying immune mechanisms during natural infections and following artificial immunization. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 87 Suppl 3:169-173.
1992 Carter, R., L. Schofield, and K. Mendis. 1992. HLA effects in malaria: increased parasite-killing immunity or reduced immunopathology? Parasitol Today 8:41-42.
1991 Carter, R., and K. N. Mendis. 1991. Immune responses against sexual stages of Plasmodium vivax during human malarial infections in Sri Lanka. Parassitologia 33:67-70.
1991 Walliker, D. 1991. Malaria parasites: Randomly interbreeding or 'clonal' populations? Parasitol Today 7:232-235.
1990 Bruce, M. C., P. Alano, S. Duthie, and R. Carter. 1990. Commitment of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum to sexual and asexual development. Parasitology 100 Pt 2:191-200.
1990 Carter, R., P. M. Graves, D. B. Keister, and I. A. Quakyi. 1990. Properties of epitopes of Pfs 48/45, a target of transmission blocking monoclonal antibodies, on gametes of different isolates of Plasmodium falciparum. Parasite Immunol 12:587-603.
1990 Fenton, B., and D. Walliker. 1990. Genetic analysis of polymorphic proteins of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Genet Res 55:81-86.
1989 Arnot, D. 1989. Malaria and the major histocompatibility complex. Parasitol Today 5:138-142.
1989 Carter, R., P. M. Graves, I. A. Quakyi, and M. F. Good. 1989. Restricted or absent immune responses in human populations to Plasmodium falciparum gamete antigens that are targets of malaria transmission-blocking antibodies. J Exp Med 169:135-147.
1989 Cavanagh, D. R., I. M. Elhassan, C. Roper, V. J. Robinson, H. Giha, A. A. Holder, L. Hviid, T. G. Theander, D. E. Arnot, and J. S. McBride. 1998. A longitudinal study of type-specific antibody responses to Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein-1 in an area of unstable malaria in Sudan. J Immunol 161:347-359.
1989 Walliker, D. 1989. Genetic recombination in malaria parasites. Exp Parasitol 69:303-309.
1989 Walliker, D. 1989. Implications of genetic exchange in the study of protozoan infections. Parasitology 99 Suppl:S49-58.
1988 Carter, R., N. Kumar, I. Quakyi, M. Good, K. Mendis, P. Graves, and L. Miller. 1988. Immunity to sexual stages of malaria parasites. Prog Allergy 41:193-214.
1987 Walliker, D., I. A. Quakyi, T. E. Wellems, T. F. McCutchan, A. Szarfman, W. T. London, L. M. Corcoran, T. R. Burkot, and R. Carter. 1987. Genetic analysis of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Science 236:1661-1666.
1986 Walliker, D. 1986. Genes, vaccines and variation in malaria. Parasitol Today 2:43-44.
1985 Walliker, D. 1985. Genetic studies on malaria parasites. Parassitologia 27:55-71.
1984 Carter, R., L. H. Miller, J. Rener, D. C. Kaushal, N. Kumar, P. M. Graves, C. A. Grotendorst, R. W. Gwadz, C. French, and D. Wirth. 1984. Target antigens in malaria transmission blocking immunity. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 307:201-213.
1984 McBride, J. S., P. D. Welsby, and D. Walliker. 1984. Serotyping Plasmodium falciparum from acute human infections using monoclonal antibodies. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 78:32-34.
1983 Walliker, D. 1983. The genetic basis of diversity in malaria parasites. Adv Parasitol 22:217-259.
1982 McBride, J. S., D. Walliker, and G. Morgan. 1982. Antigenic diversity in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Science 217:254-257.
1982 Walliker, D. 1982. Genetic variation in malaria parasites. Br Med Bull 38:123-128.
1979 Carter, R., R. W. Gwadz, and F. M. McAuliffe. 1979. Plasmodium gallinaceum: transmission-blocking immunity in chickens. I. Comparative immunogenicity of gametocyte- and gamete-containing preparations. Exp Parasitol 47:185-193.
1979 Carter, R., R. W. Gwadz, and I. Green. 1979. Plasmodium gallinaceum: Transmission-blocking immunity in chickens. II. The effect of antigamete antibodies in vitro and in vivo and their elaboration during infection. Exp Parasitol 47:194-208.
1978 Carter, R. 1978. Studies on enzyme variation in the murine malaria parasites Plasmodium berghei, P. yoelii, P. vinckei and P. chabaudi by starch gel electrophoresis. Parasitology 76:241-267.
1977 Carter, R., and M. M. Nijhout. 1977. Control of gamete formation (exflagellation) in malaria parasites. Science 195:407-409.
1976 Carter, R., and D. H. Chen. 1976. Malaria transmission blocked by immunisation with gametes of the malaria parasite. Nature 263:57-60.
1976 Carter, R., and D. Walliker. 1976. Malaria parasites of rodents of the Congo (Brazzaville): Plasmodium chabaudi adami subsp. nov. and Plasmodium vinckei lentum Landau, Michel, Adam and Boulard, 1970. Ann Parasitol Hum Comp 51:637-646.
1976 Walliker, D., A. Sanderson, M. Yoeli, and B. J. Hargreaves. 1976. A genetic investigation of virulence in a rodent malaria parasite. Parasitology 72:183-194.
1975 Carter, R., and A. Voller. 1975. The distribution of enzyme variation in populations of Plasmodium falciparum in Africa. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 69:371-376.
1975 Carter, R., and D. Walliker. 1975. New observations on the malaria parasites of rodents of the Central African Republic - Plasmodium vinckei petteri subsp. nov. and Plasmodium chabaudi Landau, 1965. Ann Trop Med Parasitol 69:187-196.
1973 Carter, R., and A. Voller. 1973. Enzyme typing of malaria parasites. Br Med J 1:149-150.
1973 Carter, R., and A. Voller. 1973. Enzyme variants in primate malaria parasites. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 67:14-15.
1973 Carter, R., and I. A. McGregor. 1973. Enzyme variation in Plasmodium falciparum in the Gambia. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 67:830-837.
1973 Walliker, D., R. Carter, and S. Morgan. 1973. Genetic recombination in Plasmodium berghei. Parasitology 66:309-320.
1972 Walliker, D. 1972. An infection of Plasmodium berghei derived from sporozoites of a single oocyst. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 66:543.
1971 Walliker, D., R. Carter, and S. Morgan. 1971. Genetic recombination in malaria parasites. Nature 232:561-562.
1966 Walliker, D. 1966. Malaria parasites of some Brazilian lizards. Parasitology 56:39-44.