Lynn Meurs

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Affiliation: Institute of Tropical Medicine
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Bladder morbidity and hepatic fibrosis in mixed Schistosoma haematobium and S. mansoni Infections: a population-wide study in Northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1829. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of mixed Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma haematobium infections in northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Parasitol 42:305-11. 2012
  3. pmc Micro-geographical heterogeneity in Schistosoma mansoni and S. haematobium infection and morbidity in a co-endemic community in northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2608. 2013
  4. pmc Cytokine responses to Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma haematobium in relation to infection in a co-endemic focus in northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e3080. 2014
  5. pmc Changes in immunological profile as a function of urbanization and lifestyle
    Moustapha Mbow
    Immunology Department of the Laboratory of Bacteriology and Virology of Aristide Le Dantec University Hospital, Dakar, Senegal Leiden Immunoparasitology Group, Department of Parasitology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, the Netherlands Department of Biomedical Sciences of the Institute of Tropical Medicine of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Immunology 143:569-77. 2014
  6. pmc Enhanced pro-inflammatory cytokine responses following Toll-like-receptor ligation in Schistosoma haematobium-infected schoolchildren from rural Gabon
    Lynn Meurs
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 6:e24393. 2011

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Publications6

  1. pmc Bladder morbidity and hepatic fibrosis in mixed Schistosoma haematobium and S. mansoni Infections: a population-wide study in Northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1829. 2012
    ..Here, we investigated the relationship between mixed Schistosoma infections and morbidity in the same population. So far, this has only been studied in children...
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of mixed Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma haematobium infections in northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Parasitol 42:305-11. 2012
    ..mansoni and S. haematobium, may influence disease epidemiology and control considerably, and merit further studies into the underlying mechanisms of Schistosoma infections in co-endemic areas...
  3. pmc Micro-geographical heterogeneity in Schistosoma mansoni and S. haematobium infection and morbidity in a co-endemic community in northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2608. 2013
    ..Such knowledge could give important insights into the drivers of infection and disease and as such better tailor schistosomiasis control and elimination efforts...
  4. pmc Cytokine responses to Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma haematobium in relation to infection in a co-endemic focus in northern Senegal
    Lynn Meurs
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e3080. 2014
    ..mansoni and S. haematobium in humans. The aim of this study was to analyze host cytokine responses to antigens from either species in a population from a co-endemic focus, and relate these to S. mansoni and S. haematobium infection...
  5. pmc Changes in immunological profile as a function of urbanization and lifestyle
    Moustapha Mbow
    Immunology Department of the Laboratory of Bacteriology and Virology of Aristide Le Dantec University Hospital, Dakar, Senegal Leiden Immunoparasitology Group, Department of Parasitology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, the Netherlands Department of Biomedical Sciences of the Institute of Tropical Medicine of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Immunology 143:569-77. 2014
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  6. pmc Enhanced pro-inflammatory cytokine responses following Toll-like-receptor ligation in Schistosoma haematobium-infected schoolchildren from rural Gabon
    Lynn Meurs
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 6:e24393. 2011
    ..In a first study to characterize these responses, we investigated the effect of Schistosoma haematobium infection on cytokine responses of Gabonese schoolchildren to a number of Toll-like receptor (TLR) ligands...