Abraham Landa

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Country: Mexico

Publications

  1. pmc Release of glycoprotein (GP1) from the tegumental surface of Taenia solium by phospholipase C from Clostridium perfringens suggests a novel protein-anchor to membranes
    Abraham Landa
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM, Mexico 04510, DF, Mexico
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2010:910375. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Antimicrobial peptides (Temporin A and Iseganan IB-367): effect on the cysticerci of Taenia crassiceps
    Abraham Landa
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico D F 04510, Mexico
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 164:126-30. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and characterization of a 2-Cys peroxiredoxin from Taenia solium
    José Molina-López
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 04510, Mexico
    J Parasitol 92:796-802. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of biochemical and immunological properties of triosephosphate isomerase from Taenia solium and Sus scrofa
    Lucia Jimenez
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2 Piso, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 04510, Mexico
    J Parasitol 89:209-14. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Cloning, expression and partial characterization of a gene encoding the S15a ribosomal protein of Taenia solium
    Lucia Jimenez
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria 04510, Mexico City, Mexico
    Parasitol Res 92:414-20. 2004
  6. pmc The hamster model for identification of specific antigens of Taenia solium tapeworms
    Alicia Ochoa-Sánchez
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria, 04510 Mexico, DF, Mexico
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2011:504959. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Cu,Zn superoxide dismutase: cloning and analysis of the Taenia solium gene and Taenia crassiceps cDNA
    Ricardo Parra-Unda
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 04510, Mexico
    Exp Parasitol 130:32-8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Characterization of one typical 2-Cys peroxiredoxin gene of Taenia solium and Taenia crassiceps
    Felipe Vaca-Paniagua
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City, 04510, Mexico
    Parasitol Res 105:781-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Cloning and expression of a Na(+), K(+)-ATPase alpha-subunit from Taenia solium (TNaK1alpha)
    Kaethe Willms
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio, A, 2 Piso Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico D F 04510, Mexico
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 138:79-82. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Crystal structure of Cu / Zn superoxide dismutase from Taenia solium reveals metal-mediated self-assembly
    Alejandra Hernandez-Santoyo
    Instituto de Quimica, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    FEBS J 278:3308-18. 2011

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  1. pmc Release of glycoprotein (GP1) from the tegumental surface of Taenia solium by phospholipase C from Clostridium perfringens suggests a novel protein-anchor to membranes
    Abraham Landa
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM, Mexico 04510, DF, Mexico
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2010:910375. 2010
    ..On the other hand, we find that treatment with PLC releases molecules from the surface; they do not reveal Cross Reacting Determinant (CRD), suggesting a novel anchor to the membrane for the glycoprotein GP1...
  2. doi request reprint Antimicrobial peptides (Temporin A and Iseganan IB-367): effect on the cysticerci of Taenia crassiceps
    Abraham Landa
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico D F 04510, Mexico
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 164:126-30. 2009
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  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular cloning and characterization of a 2-Cys peroxiredoxin from Taenia solium
    José Molina-López
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 04510, Mexico
    J Parasitol 92:796-802. 2006
    ..Immunohistochemical studies indicated that Ts2-CysPrx is localized on the tegument and in tegumentary and muscle cells of cysticerci. We also show that T. crassiceps cysticerci can tolerate H2O2 levels of 2.5 mM for 2.5 hr...
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of biochemical and immunological properties of triosephosphate isomerase from Taenia solium and Sus scrofa
    Lucia Jimenez
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2 Piso, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 04510, Mexico
    J Parasitol 89:209-14. 2003
    ..solium TPI antibodies did not recognize S. scrofa TPI. Inhibition of enzyme activity by anti-TPI antibodies suggests that they can be used as inhibitors of the enzyme...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cloning, expression and partial characterization of a gene encoding the S15a ribosomal protein of Taenia solium
    Lucia Jimenez
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria 04510, Mexico City, Mexico
    Parasitol Res 92:414-20. 2004
    ..Hybridization studies showed the presence of two genes encoding a mRNA of 0.5 kb. Moreover, the gene presents an intron of 30 bp. Our phylogenetic analysis using S15a r-proteins reproduced the topologies reported for 16/18S rRNA...
  6. pmc The hamster model for identification of specific antigens of Taenia solium tapeworms
    Alicia Ochoa-Sánchez
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria, 04510 Mexico, DF, Mexico
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2011:504959. 2011
    ..solium tapeworms E/S Ag. The antigens recognized by these hamster sera could be candidates to improve diagnosis of human T. solium taeniasis...
  7. doi request reprint Cu,Zn superoxide dismutase: cloning and analysis of the Taenia solium gene and Taenia crassiceps cDNA
    Ricardo Parra-Unda
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 04510, Mexico
    Exp Parasitol 130:32-8. 2012
    ..8 nmol/min) and H(2)O(2) (0-2mM), suggesting that this gene is constitutively expressed in these parasites...
  8. ncbi request reprint Characterization of one typical 2-Cys peroxiredoxin gene of Taenia solium and Taenia crassiceps
    Felipe Vaca-Paniagua
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A 2do piso, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City, 04510, Mexico
    Parasitol Res 105:781-7. 2009
    ..0 mM and demonstrate that the typical Tc2-CysPrx gene is not induced by H(2)O(2), showing a behavior of an antioxidant housekeeping gene. This study describes for first time the gene structure of a typical 2-Cys Prx in the Taenia genus...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cloning and expression of a Na(+), K(+)-ATPase alpha-subunit from Taenia solium (TNaK1alpha)
    Kaethe Willms
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio, A, 2 Piso Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico D F 04510, Mexico
    Mol Biochem Parasitol 138:79-82. 2004
    ..Immunolocalization studies using the same antibodies revealed that the TNaK1 is preferentially localized in muscle cells and protonephridial ducts, and in small quantities in the tegument of T. solium cysticerci...
  10. doi request reprint Crystal structure of Cu / Zn superoxide dismutase from Taenia solium reveals metal-mediated self-assembly
    Alejandra Hernandez-Santoyo
    Instituto de Quimica, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    FEBS J 278:3308-18. 2011
    ..The present results suggest that this structure could be useful as a model to explain an alternative mechanism of protein aggregation commonly observed in insoluble fibrillar deposits...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cloning, production and characterisation of a recombinant Cu/Zn superoxide dismutase from Taenia solium
    Alejandro Castellanos-Gonzalez
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Edificio A, 2do piso, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico D F 04510, Mexico
    Int J Parasitol 32:1175-82. 2002
    ..Western blot analysis indicated the enzyme was expressed in all stages. These results indicate that T. solium possesses a Cu/Zn superoxide dismutase enzyme that can protect him from oxidant-damage caused by the superoxide anion...
  12. ncbi request reprint Taeniid tapeworm responses to in vitro glucose
    Kaethe Willms
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico 04510, Mexico
    Parasitol Res 96:296-301. 2005
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint 4-Hydroxycoumarin disorganizes the actin cytoskeleton in B16-F10 melanoma cells but not in B82 fibroblasts, decreasing their adhesion to extracellular matrix proteins and motility
    Marco Antonio Velasco-Velázquez
    Departamento de Farmacologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Apdo Postal 70 297, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico, DF 04510, Mexico
    Cancer Lett 198:179-86. 2003
    ..Because adhesion of tumor cells to extracellular matrix is required during the metastatic process, 4-HC might be useful as an adjuvant therapy for melanoma...
  14. ncbi request reprint The genome project of Taenia solium
    Hugo Aguilar-Díaz
    Instituto de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
    Parasitol Int 55:S127-30. 2006
    ..Preliminary results also suggest that the genome of T. solium is not highly repetitive...
  15. pmc Identification of immunodominant peptides from Gnathostoma binucleatum
    Samuel Campista-León
    Facultad de Ciencias Químico Biológicas, Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa, Culiacan, Sinaloa, Mexico
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:888-96. 2012
    ..3 and 6.5) and identified as type 1 galectins. In accordance with this finding, a fraction of AgS exhibited affinity to lactose and displayed a 100% specificity and sensitivity for the diagnosis of human gnathostomiasis...
  16. doi request reprint Cooperative kinetics of the recombinant glutathione transferase of Taenia solium and characterization of the enzyme
    Anayetzin Torres-Rivera
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Edificio A, 2 degrees Piso, Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico DF 04510, Mexico
    Arch Biochem Biophys 477:372-8. 2008
    ..Those assays indicate that CDNB binding is highly influenced by GSH, probably by modulation of the Ts26GST conformational ensamble...
  17. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the expression of cytoskeletal proteins of Taenia crassiceps ORF strain cysticerci (Cestoda)
    Olivia Reynoso-Ducoing
    Facultad de Medicina, Departamento de Microbiologia y Parasitologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, 04510, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Parasitol Res 113:1955-69. 2014
    ..crassiceps cysticerci. These results contribute to our knowledge of the cellular biology and physiology of cestodes. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Potential participation of cystatin C in rapid eye movement sleep (REMS) modulation
    Ruben Gonzalez-Rivera
    Depto Fisiologia, Facultad de Medicina, UNAM Apdo Postal 70 250, Mexico, D F 04510, Mexico
    Neurosci Lett 408:178-82. 2006
    ..These results suggest that naturally occurring protease-inhibitors enhance REMS, perhaps by facilitating the availability of proteins...