Publicaciones

  • The giardial VPS35 retromer subunit is necessary for multimeric complex assembly and interaction with the Vacuolar protein sorting receptor. Miras SL, Merino MC, Gottig N, Rópolo AS, Touz MC. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2013 Jun 26;1833(12):2628-2638. doi: 10.1016/j.bbamcr.2013.06.015.
  • Receptor-mediated endocytosis and trafficking between endosomal-lysosomal vacuoles in Giardia lamblia.Rivero MR, Jausoro I, Bisbal M, Feliziani C, Lanfredi-Rangel A, Touz MC. Parasitol Res. 2013 Apr;112(4):1813-8.
  • Vacuolar protein sorting receptor in Giardia lamblia. Maria R. Rivero, Silvana L. Miras, Constanza Feliziani, Nahuel Zamponi, Rodrigo Quiroga, Stanley F. Hayes, Andrea S. Rópolo, and Maria C. Touz. PLoS ONE. 2012;7(8):e43712.
  • SUMOylation in Giardia lamblia: A Conserved Post-Translational Modification in One of the Earliest Divergent Eukaryotes. Cecilia V. Vranych, María C. Merino, Nahuel Zamponi, María C. Touz and Andrea S. Rópolo. Biomolecules. Biomolecules. 2012, 2(3), 312-330.
  • Lysosomal protein trafficking in Giardia lamblia: common and distinct features.Touz MC, Rivero MR, Miras SL, Bonifacino JS. Front Biosci (Elite Ed). 2012 Jan 1;4:1898-909.
  • Immunodominant proteins alpha-1 giardin and beta-giardin are expressed in both assemblages A and B of Giardia lamblia. Feliziani C, Merino MC, Rivero MR, Hellman U, Pistoresi-Palencia MC, Rópolo AS. BMC Microbiol. 2011 Oct 19;11:233.
  • Giardia lamblia low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein is involved in selective lipoprotein endocytosis and parasite replication. Rivero MR, Miras SL, Quiroga R, Rópolo AS, Touz MC. Mol Microbiol. 2011 Mar;79(5):1204-19. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2010.07512.
  • A lesson in survival, by Giardia lamblia. Rópolo AS, Touz MC. ScientificWorldJournal. 2010 Oct 12;10:2019-31. Review.
  • Long double-stranded RNA produces specific gene downregulation in Giardia lamblia. Rivero MR, Kulakova L, Touz MC. J Parasitol. 2010 Aug;96(4):815-9.
  • Adaptor protein 2 regulates receptor-mediated endocytosis and cyst formation in Giardia lamblia.Rivero MR, Vranych CV, Bisbal M, Maletto BA, Ropolo AS, Touz MC. Biochem J. 2010 Apr 28;428(1):33-45.
  • KIF4 mediates anterograde translocation and positioning of ribosomal constituents to axons. Bisbal M, Wojnacki J, Peretti D, Ropolo A, Sesma J, Jausoro I, Cáceres A. J Biol Chem. 2009 Apr 3;284(14):9489-97. Epub 2009 Jan 21.
  • Arginine deiminase has multiple regulatory roles in the biology of Giardia lamblia.Touz MC, Rópolo AS, Rivero MR, Vranych CV, Conrad JT, Svard SG, Nash TE. J Cell Sci. 2008 Sep 1;121(Pt 17):2930-8. Epub 2008 Aug 12.
  • Presence of neutrophil-bearing antigen in lymphoid organs of immune mice. Maletto BA, Ropolo AS, Alignani DO, Liscovsky MV, Ranocchia RP, Moron VG, Pistoresi-Palencia MC.  Blood. 2006 Nov 1;108(9):3094-102. Epub 2006 Jul 11.
  • Active and passive mechanisms drive secretory granule biogenesis during differentiation of the intestinal parasite Giardia lamblia. Gottig N, Elías EV, Quiroga R, Nores MJ, Solari AJ, Touz MC, Luján HD. J Biol Chem. 2006 Jun 30;281(26):18156-66. Epub 2006 Apr 12.
  • A novel palmitoyl acyl transferase controls surface protein palmitoylation and cytotoxicity in Giardia lamblia. Touz MC, Conrad JT, Nash TE. Mol Microbiol. 2005 Nov;58(4):999-1011.
  • CpG oligodeoxinucleotides functions as an effective adjuvant in aged BALB/c mice. Maletto BA, Rópolo AS, Liscovsky MV, Alignani DO, Glocker M, Pistoresi-Palencia MC. Clin Immunol. 2005 Dec;117(3):251-61. Epub 2005 Sep 21.
  • Identification of variant-specific surface proteins in Giardia muris trophozoites. Ropolo AS, Saura A, Carranza PG, Lujan HD. Infect Immun. 2005 Aug;73(8):5208-11.
  • Adaptor protein complex 1 mediates the transport of lysosomal proteins from a Golgi-like organelle to peripheral vacuoles in the primitive eukaryote Giardia lamblia. Touz MC, Kulakova L, Nash TE. Mol Biol Cell. 2004 Jul;15(7):3053-60. Epub 2004 Apr 23.
  •  Protein trafficking in Giardia lamblia. Lujan HD, Touz MC. Cell Microbiol. 2003 Jul;5(7):427-34. Review.
  • Sorting of encystation-specific cysteine protease to lysosome-like peripheral vacuoles in Giardia lamblia requires a conserved tyrosine-based motif.Touz MC, Lujan HD, Hayes SF, Nash TE. J Biol Chem. 2003 Feb 21;278(8):6420-6. Epub 2002 Dec 3.
  •  Identification and characterization of a novel secretory granule calcium-binding protein from the early branching eukaryote Giardia lamblia.Touz MC, Gottig N, Nash TE, Lujan HD. J Biol Chem. 2002 Dec 27;277(52):50557-63. Epub 2002 Sep 26.
  • Simultaneous expression of different variant-specific surface proteins in single Giardia lamblia trophozoites during encystation. Carranza PG, Feltes G, Ropolo A, Quintana SM, Touz MC, Luján HD. Infect Immun. 2002 Sep;70(9):5265-8.
  • CpG-DNA stimulates cellular and humoral immunity and promotes Th1 differentiation in aged BALB/c mice. Maletto B, Rópolo A, Morón V, Pistoresi-Palencia MC. J Leukoc Biol. 2002 Sep;72(3):447-54.
  • Dephosphorylation of cyst wall proteins by a secreted lysosomal acid phosphatase is essential for excystation of Giardia lamblia. Slavin I, Saura A, Carranza PG, Touz MC, Nores MJ, Luján HD. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2002 Jun;122(1):95-8.
  • Membrane-associated dipeptidyl peptidase IV is involved in encystation-specific gene expression during Giardia differentiation. Touz MC, Nores MJ, Slavin I, Piacenza L, Acosta D, Carmona C, Luján HD. Biochem J. 2002 Jun 15;364(Pt 3):703-10.
  • The activity of a developmentally regulated cysteine proteinase is required for cyst wall formation in the primitive eukaryote Giardia lamblia. Touz MC, Nores MJ, Slavin I, Carmona C, Conrad JT, Mowatt MR, Nash TE, Coronel CE, Luján HD. J Biol Chem. 2002 Mar 8;277(10):8474-81. Epub 2001 Dec 28.
  • Changes in the development of experimental autoimmune prostatitis (EAP) by castration in aged rats. Morón G, Maletto B, Rópolo A, Pistoresi-Palencia MC. Dev Comp Immunol. 2000 Sep-Oct;24(6-7):673-82.
  • Effect of aging on experimental autoimmune prostatitis: differential kinetics of development.Morón G, Maletto B, Rópolo A, Pistoresi-Palencia MC. Clin Immunol Immunopathol. 1998 Jun;87(3):256-65.
  • Detection of microsporidia spore-specific antigens by monoclonal antibodies. Luján HD, Conrad JT, Clark CG, Touz MC, Delbac F, Vivares CP, Nash TE. Hybridoma. 1998 Jun;17(3):237-43. Erratum in: Hybridoma 1998 Dec;17(6):581.