Research Topics

Genomes and Genes


Young Ha Lee


Affiliation: Chungnam National University
Country: Korea


  1. Ismail H, Hong S, Babiker A, Hassan R, Sulaiman M, Jeong H, et al. Prevalence, risk factors, and clinical manifestations of schistosomiasis among school children in the White Nile River basin, Sudan. Parasit Vectors. 2014;7:478 pubmed publisher
    ..We strongly recommend implementation of an integrated schistosomiasis control program in this area. ..
  2. Lee Y, Shin D, Lee J, Nam H, Ahn M. Vaccination against murine toxoplasmosis using recombinant Toxoplasma gondii SAG3 antigen alone or in combination with Quil A. Yonsei Med J. 2007;48:396-404 pubmed
    ..gondii infection through induction of a Th1-type immune response, and that protective immunity is accelerated by the modulating effects of Quil A. ..
  3. Quan J, Huang R, Wang Z, Huang S, Choi I, Zhou Y, et al. P2X7 receptor mediates NLRP3-dependent IL-1? secretion and parasite proliferation in Toxoplasma gondii-infected human small intestinal epithelial cells. Parasit Vectors. 2018;11:1 pubmed publisher
    ..These results not only contribute to our understanding of the mucosal immune mechanisms of T. gondii infection but also offer new insight into the identification of innate resistance in the gut epithelium. ..
  4. Kim J, Lee J, Bae S, Kim Y, Park B, Choi J, et al. NADPH oxidase 4 is required for the generation of macrophage migration inhibitory factor and host defense against Toxoplasma gondii infection. Sci Rep. 2017;7:6361 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, our findings indicate that Nox4-mediated ROS generation plays a central role in MIF production and resistance to T. gondii infection. ..