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Whence river blindness? The domestication of mammals and host-parasite co-evolution in the nematode genus Onchocerca.

Int J Parasitol 2017 07 24;47(8):457-470. Epub 2017 Mar 24.

Unité Molécules de Communication et Adaptation des Microorganismes (MCAM, UMR 7245), Sorbonne Universités, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, CNRS, Paris, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2016.12.009DOI Listing
July 2017

Open Source Drug Discovery with the Malaria Box Compound Collection for Neglected Diseases and Beyond.

Authors:
Wesley C Van Voorhis John H Adams Roberto Adelfio Vida Ahyong Myles H Akabas Pietro Alano Aintzane Alday Yesmalie Alemán Resto Aishah Alsibaee Ainhoa Alzualde Katherine T Andrews Simon V Avery Vicky M Avery Lawrence Ayong Mark Baker Stephen Baker Choukri Ben Mamoun Sangeeta Bhatia Quentin Bickle Lotfi Bounaadja Tana Bowling Jürgen Bosch Lauren E Boucher Fabrice F Boyom Jose Brea Marian Brennan Audrey Burton Conor R Caffrey Grazia Camarda Manuela Carrasquilla Dee Carter Maria Belen Cassera Ken Chih-Chien Cheng Worathad Chindaudomsate Anthony Chubb Beatrice L Colon Daisy D Colón-López Yolanda Corbett Gregory J Crowther Noemi Cowan Sarah D'Alessandro Na Le Dang Michael Delves Joseph L DeRisi Alan Y Du Sandra Duffy Shimaa Abd El-Salam El-Sayed Michael T Ferdig José A Fernández Robledo David A Fidock Isabelle Florent Patrick V T Fokou Ani Galstian Francisco Javier Gamo Suzanne Gokool Ben Gold Todd Golub Gregory M Goldgof Rajarshi Guha W Armand Guiguemde Nil Gural R Kiplin Guy Michael A E Hansen Kirsten K Hanson Andrew Hemphill Rob Hooft van Huijsduijnen Takaaki Horii Paul Horrocks Tyler B Hughes Christopher Huston Ikuo Igarashi Katrin Ingram-Sieber Maurice A Itoe Ajit Jadhav Amornrat Naranuntarat Jensen Laran T Jensen Rays H Y Jiang Annette Kaiser Jennifer Keiser Thomas Ketas Sebastien Kicka Sunyoung Kim Kiaran Kirk Vidya P Kumar Dennis E Kyle Maria Jose Lafuente Scott Landfear Nathan Lee Sukjun Lee Adele M Lehane Fengwu Li David Little Liqiong Liu Manuel Llinás Maria I Loza Aristea Lubar Leonardo Lucantoni Isabelle Lucet Louis Maes Dalu Mancama Nuha R Mansour Sandra March Sheena McGowan Iset Medina Vera Stephan Meister Luke Mercer Jordi Mestres Alvine N Mfopa Raj N Misra Seunghyun Moon John P Moore Francielly Morais Rodrigues da Costa Joachim Müller Arantza Muriana Stephen Nakazawa Hewitt Bakela Nare Carl Nathan Nathalie Narraidoo Sujeevi Nawaratna Kayode K Ojo Diana Ortiz Gordana Panic George Papadatos Silvia Parapini Kailash Patra Ngoc Pham Sarah Prats David M Plouffe Sally-Ann Poulsen Anupam Pradhan Celia Quevedo Ronald J Quinn Christopher A Rice Mohamed Abdo Rizk Andrea Ruecker Robert St Onge Rafaela Salgado Ferreira Jasmeet Samra Natalie G Robinett Ulrich Schlecht Marjorie Schmitt Filipe Silva Villela Francesco Silvestrini Robert Sinden Dennis A Smith Thierry Soldati Andreas Spitzmüller Serge Maximilian Stamm David J Sullivan William Sullivan Sundari Suresh Brian M Suzuki Yo Suzuki S Joshua Swamidass Donatella Taramelli Lauve R Y Tchokouaha Anjo Theron David Thomas Kathryn F Tonissen Simon Townson Abhai K Tripathi Valentin Trofimov Kenneth O Udenze Imran Ullah Cindy Vallieres Edgar Vigil Joseph M Vinetz Phat Voong Vinh Hoan Vu Nao-Aki Watanabe Kate Weatherby Pamela M White Andrew F Wilks Elizabeth A Winzeler Edward Wojcik Melanie Wree Wesley Wu Naoaki Yokoyama Paul H A Zollo Nada Abla Benjamin Blasco Jeremy Burrows Benoît Laleu Didier Leroy Thomas Spangenberg Timothy Wells Paul A Willis

PLoS Pathog 2016 07 28;12(7):e1005763. Epub 2016 Jul 28.

Medicines for Malaria Venture, Geneva, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1005763DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4965013PMC
July 2016

Repurposing of approved drugs from the human pharmacopoeia to target Wolbachia endosymbionts of onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis.

Int J Parasitol Drugs Drug Resist 2014 Dec 16;4(3):278-86. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

Filariasis Research Group, Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3 5QA, UK.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S22113207140002
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpddr.2014.09.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4266796PMC
December 2014

Anti-Wolbachia drug discovery and development: safe macrofilaricides for onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis.

Parasitology 2014 Jan 18;141(1):119-27. Epub 2013 Jul 18.

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Pembroke Place, Liverpool, L3 5QA, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0031182013001108DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3884836PMC
January 2014

Challenges in drug discovery for novel antifilarials.

Expert Opin Drug Discov 2007 Oct;2(s1):S63-73

Northwick Park Institute of Medical Research, Tropical Parasitic Diseases Unit, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3UJ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1517/17460441.2.S1.S63DOI Listing
October 2007

Onchocerca parasites and Wolbachia endosymbionts: evaluation of a spectrum of antibiotic types for activity against Onchocerca gutturosa in vitro.

Filaria J 2006 Mar 24;5. Epub 2006 Mar 24.

Tropical Parasitic Diseases Unit, Northwick Park Institute for Medical Research, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 3UJ, UK.

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http://filariajournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/147
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2883-5-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1471782PMC
March 2006