Thao Tran

Summary

Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi The invariant surface glycoprotein ISG75 gene family consists of two main groups in the Trypanozoon subgenus
    T Tran
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Department of Parasitology, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Parasitology 133:613-21. 2006
  2. doi Heterologous expression, purification and characterisation of the extracellular domain of trypanosome invariant surface glycoprotein ISG75
    Thao Tran
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Interactions, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, Brussels, Belgium
    J Biotechnol 135:247-54. 2008
  3. pmc Towards a new reference test for surra in camels
    Thao Tran
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:999-1002. 2009
  4. doi Current status of vaccination against African trypanosomiasis
    Stefan Magez
    Unit of Cellular and Molecular Immunology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel VUB, Pleinlaan 2, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Parasitology 137:2017-27. 2010
  5. ncbi Antigen-dependent release of IFN-gamma by cytotoxic T cells up-regulates Fas on target cells and facilitates exocytosis-independent specific target cell lysis
    Arno Mullbacher
    Division of Immunology and Cell Biology, John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Immunol 169:145-50. 2002
  6. ncbi Identification of leishmania fructose-1,6-bisphosphate aldolase as a novel activator of host macrophage Src homology 2 domain containing protein tyrosine phosphatase SHP-1
    Devki Nandan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, 2733 Heather Street, Heather Pavilion East, Room 452 D, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 3J5
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 364:601-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi The invariant surface glycoprotein ISG75 gene family consists of two main groups in the Trypanozoon subgenus
    T Tran
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Department of Parasitology, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerp, Belgium
    Parasitology 133:613-21. 2006
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  2. doi Heterologous expression, purification and characterisation of the extracellular domain of trypanosome invariant surface glycoprotein ISG75
    Thao Tran
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Interactions, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, Brussels, Belgium
    J Biotechnol 135:247-54. 2008
    ..Furthermore, sera of Trypanosoma brucei-infected animals specifically recognise this recombinant ISG75; and rabbit antiserum raised against the recombinant ISG75 detects all species of the Trypanozoon subgenus in parasite preparations...
  3. pmc Towards a new reference test for surra in camels
    Thao Tran
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:999-1002. 2009
    ..evansi infections in other hosts as well as for the development of a pan-Trypanozoon test for detection of Trypanosoma brucei brucei, T. b. gambiense, T. b. rhodesiense, T. evansi, and T. equiperdum...
  4. doi Current status of vaccination against African trypanosomiasis
    Stefan Magez
    Unit of Cellular and Molecular Immunology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel VUB, Pleinlaan 2, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Parasitology 137:2017-27. 2010
    ..This paper reviews past and current attempts to design both anti-trypanosome vaccines, as well as vaccines directed towards the inhibition of infection-associated pathology...
  5. ncbi Antigen-dependent release of IFN-gamma by cytotoxic T cells up-regulates Fas on target cells and facilitates exocytosis-independent specific target cell lysis
    Arno Mullbacher
    Division of Immunology and Cell Biology, John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Immunol 169:145-50. 2002
    ..The results are discussed as to the possible relevance of the phenomenon in efficiency and regulation of the Tc cell response to infections by viruses...
  6. ncbi Identification of leishmania fructose-1,6-bisphosphate aldolase as a novel activator of host macrophage Src homology 2 domain containing protein tyrosine phosphatase SHP-1
    Devki Nandan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, 2733 Heather Street, Heather Pavilion East, Room 452 D, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 3J5
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 364:601-7. 2007
    ..Collectively, these data show that leishmania aldolase is a novel SHP-1 binding and activating protein that contributes to macrophage dysfunction...