Mohammad Hossein Alimohammadian

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genotypically distinct strains of Leishmania major display diverse clinical and immunological patterns in BALB/c mice
    Mohammad Hossein Alimohammadian
    Department of Immunology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Pasteur Avenue 69, Tehran, Iran
    Infect Genet Evol 10:969-75. 2010
  2. pmc Assessment of interferon-γ levels and leishmanin skin test results in persons recovered for leishmaniasis
    Mohammad H Alimohammadian
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:70-5. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Exposure to Leishmania major modulates the proportion of CD4+ T cells without affecting cellular immune responses
    Mohammad Hossein Alimohammadian
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Pasteur Avenue 69, Tehran, Iran
    Microbiol Immunol 51:1003-11. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of BCG in human immune responses induced by multiple injections of autoclaved Leishmania major as a candidate vaccine against leishmaniasis
    Mohammad Hossein Alimohammadian
    Department of Immunology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Vaccine 21:174-80. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Toll-like receptor 4 polymorphisms predispose to cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Soheila Ajdary
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Pasteur Ave, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Microbes Infect 13:226-31. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Immune response to Leishmania antigen in anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Soheila Ajdary
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    J Infect 59:139-43. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Lack of association of Toll-Like Receptor 2 Arg753Gln with cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Soheila Ajdary
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Parasitol Int 59:466-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Leishmania major: genetic heterogeneity of Iranian isolates by single-strand conformation polymorphism and sequence analysis of ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer
    Mahnaz Tashakori
    Ali Ebne Abitaleb Hospital, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, Iran
    Acta Trop 98:52-8. 2006
  9. pmc Leishmania species: detection and identification by nested PCR assay from skin samples of rodent reservoirs
    Amir Ahmad Akhavan
    Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Exp Parasitol 126:552-6. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Simultaneous immunisation with a Wilms' tumour 1 epitope and its ubiquitin fusions results in enhanced cell mediated immunity and tumour rejection in C57BL/6 mice
    Nasir Saeedi Eslami
    Department of Immunology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Mol Immunol 51:325-31. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Genotypically distinct strains of Leishmania major display diverse clinical and immunological patterns in BALB/c mice
    Mohammad Hossein Alimohammadian
    Department of Immunology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Pasteur Avenue 69, Tehran, Iran
    Infect Genet Evol 10:969-75. 2010
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  2. pmc Assessment of interferon-γ levels and leishmanin skin test results in persons recovered for leishmaniasis
    Mohammad H Alimohammadian
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:70-5. 2012
    ..Our data indicate that the LST is significantly more sensitive than IFN-γ levels in persons who have been cured of cutaneous leishmaniasis than in persons who have been cured of ZVL...
  3. ncbi request reprint Exposure to Leishmania major modulates the proportion of CD4+ T cells without affecting cellular immune responses
    Mohammad Hossein Alimohammadian
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Pasteur Avenue 69, Tehran, Iran
    Microbiol Immunol 51:1003-11. 2007
    ..major modulates the proportion of CD4+ T cells and increases NK cells percentage. However, the cellular immune responses including induction of LST, and IFN-gamma production are increased in exposed individuals...
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of BCG in human immune responses induced by multiple injections of autoclaved Leishmania major as a candidate vaccine against leishmaniasis
    Mohammad Hossein Alimohammadian
    Department of Immunology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Vaccine 21:174-80. 2002
    ..Three injections of BCG produced no observable adverse reaction; hence BCG could be used in booster injections to increase the protective potential of this candidate vaccine...
  5. doi request reprint Toll-like receptor 4 polymorphisms predispose to cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Soheila Ajdary
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Pasteur Ave, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Microbes Infect 13:226-31. 2011
    ..The concomitant carriage of both mutations increases the susceptibility of individuals to CL...
  6. doi request reprint Immune response to Leishmania antigen in anthroponotic cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Soheila Ajdary
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    J Infect 59:139-43. 2009
    ..The immunologic responses to L. major infection have been studied in depth, however little is known about the immune status of L. tropica-infected patients...
  7. doi request reprint Lack of association of Toll-Like Receptor 2 Arg753Gln with cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Soheila Ajdary
    Immunology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Parasitol Int 59:466-8. 2010
    ..In contrast to the results for Arg753Gln polymorphism, we did not detect any case with Arg677Trp polymorphism in either control or patient group. In conclusion the TLR2 mutations are found equally in CL patients and healthy subjects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Leishmania major: genetic heterogeneity of Iranian isolates by single-strand conformation polymorphism and sequence analysis of ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer
    Mahnaz Tashakori
    Ali Ebne Abitaleb Hospital, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, Iran
    Acta Trop 98:52-8. 2006
    ..The distribution of genetic polymorphisms suggests the existence of distinct endemic regions of L. major in Iran...
  9. pmc Leishmania species: detection and identification by nested PCR assay from skin samples of rodent reservoirs
    Amir Ahmad Akhavan
    Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Exp Parasitol 126:552-6. 2010
    ..major and L. turanica, 1.1% by L. major and L. gerbilli, and 2.1% by the three species. We concluded that this method is simple and reliable for detecting and identifying Leishmania species circulating in rodent populations...
  10. doi request reprint Simultaneous immunisation with a Wilms' tumour 1 epitope and its ubiquitin fusions results in enhanced cell mediated immunity and tumour rejection in C57BL/6 mice
    Nasir Saeedi Eslami
    Department of Immunology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Mol Immunol 51:325-31. 2012
    ..These results suggest that the delivery of ubiquitin-fused epitopes along with epitopes alone can be used to optimise the effect of DNA vaccines on the induction of anti-tumour immunity...
  11. doi request reprint Leishmania major: effects of proteophosphoglycan on reactive oxygen species, IL-12, IFN-gamma and IL-10 production in healthy individuals
    Gholamreza Kavoosi
    Immunology Lab, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Tehran, P O Box 13145 1384, Tehran, Iran
    Exp Parasitol 120:62-6. 2008
    ..Cytokines and ROS production was decreased in a dose-dependent manner as the concentration of PPG was increased to 100 microg glycan/ml...