Justyna Gatkowska

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Affiliation: University of Lodz
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. ncbi Sex-dependent neurotransmitter level changes in brains of Toxoplasma gondii infected mice
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, 90 237 Lodz, Banacha 12 16, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 133:1-7. 2013
  2. ncbi Behavioral changes in mice caused by Toxoplasma gondii invasion of brain
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Banacha 12 16, 90 237, Lodz, Poland
    Parasitol Res 111:53-8. 2012
  3. ncbi Determination of diagnostic value of Toxoplasma gondii recombinant ROP2 and ROP4 antigens in mouse experimental model
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 59:137-41. 2010
  4. ncbi [Various aspects of IL-1 biological activity. I. The role of IL-1 in parasitic infections]
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Zakład Immunoparazytologii, Katedra Immunologii i Biologii Infekcyjnej, Uniwersytet Łódzki, Banacha 12 16, 90 237 Łódź
    Wiad Parazytol 55:109-14. 2009
  5. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: chimeric Dr fimbriae as a recombinant vaccine against toxoplasmosis
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Banacha Str 12 16, 90 237 Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 118:266-70. 2008
  6. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: an evaluation of diagnostic value of recombinant antigens in a murine model
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, 90 237 Lodz, Banacha 12 16 Str, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 114:220-7. 2006
  7. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: the immunogenic and protective efficacy of recombinant ROP2 and ROP4 rhoptry proteins in murine experimental toxoplasmosis
    Bozena Dziadek
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, 90 237 Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 123:81-9. 2009
  8. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: the vaccine potential of three trivalent antigen-cocktails composed of recombinant ROP2, ROP4, GRA4 and SAG1 proteins against chronic toxoplasmosis in BALB/c mice
    Bozena Dziadek
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 131:133-8. 2012
  9. ncbi Evaluation of three recombinant multi-antigenic vaccines composed of surface and secretory antigens of Toxoplasma gondii in murine models of experimental toxoplasmosis
    Bozena Dziadek
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Vaccine 29:821-30. 2011
  10. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: Serological recognition of reinfection
    Katarzyna Dzitko
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 112:134-7. 2006

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Publications13

  1. ncbi Sex-dependent neurotransmitter level changes in brains of Toxoplasma gondii infected mice
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, 90 237 Lodz, Banacha 12 16, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 133:1-7. 2013
    ..gondii-induced intermediate host behavior alterations and parasite transmission and with regard to postulated relationship between T. gondii seroprevalence and occurrence of certain disorders such as schizophrenia in humans...
  2. ncbi Behavioral changes in mice caused by Toxoplasma gondii invasion of brain
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Banacha 12 16, 90 237, Lodz, Poland
    Parasitol Res 111:53-8. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi Determination of diagnostic value of Toxoplasma gondii recombinant ROP2 and ROP4 antigens in mouse experimental model
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 59:137-41. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi [Various aspects of IL-1 biological activity. I. The role of IL-1 in parasitic infections]
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Zakład Immunoparazytologii, Katedra Immunologii i Biologii Infekcyjnej, Uniwersytet Łódzki, Banacha 12 16, 90 237 Łódź
    Wiad Parazytol 55:109-14. 2009
    ..However, the proinflammatory activity of IL-1 may prove harmful in certain cases and may be responsible for parasite infection development...
  5. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: chimeric Dr fimbriae as a recombinant vaccine against toxoplasmosis
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Banacha Str 12 16, 90 237 Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 118:266-70. 2008
    ..The results are promising and should be confirmed in further study on farm animals by use of less aggressive than Freund's adjuvant preparations...
  6. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: an evaluation of diagnostic value of recombinant antigens in a murine model
    Justyna Gatkowska
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, 90 237 Lodz, Banacha 12 16 Str, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 114:220-7. 2006
    ..Our results show that the recombinant antigens are useful in distinguishing between acute and chronic toxoplasmosis regardless of the genetically determined susceptibility of the host...
  7. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: the immunogenic and protective efficacy of recombinant ROP2 and ROP4 rhoptry proteins in murine experimental toxoplasmosis
    Bozena Dziadek
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, 90 237 Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 123:81-9. 2009
    ..These results suggest that, similar to ROP2, rhoptry protein ROP4 could be a very good candidate for future anti-T. gondii multicomponent vaccine based on the recombinant forms of different parasite proteins...
  8. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: the vaccine potential of three trivalent antigen-cocktails composed of recombinant ROP2, ROP4, GRA4 and SAG1 proteins against chronic toxoplasmosis in BALB/c mice
    Bozena Dziadek
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 131:133-8. 2012
    ..It makes these two mixtures of recombinant antigens very promising for further experiments...
  9. ncbi Evaluation of three recombinant multi-antigenic vaccines composed of surface and secretory antigens of Toxoplasma gondii in murine models of experimental toxoplasmosis
    Bozena Dziadek
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
    Vaccine 29:821-30. 2011
    ..gondii invasion...
  10. ncbi Toxoplasma gondii: Serological recognition of reinfection
    Katarzyna Dzitko
    Department of Immunoparasitology, University of Lodz, Poland
    Exp Parasitol 112:134-7. 2006
    ..In our opinion ELISA combined with immunoblot could enable the recognition of reinfection cases in humans, but earlier our experimental data should be verified in clinical laboratory...
  11. ncbi [The vaccines against toxoplasmosis--current status of the studies]
    Henryka Długońska
    Zakład Immunoparazytologii, Katedra Immunologii i Biologii Infekcyjnej, Uniwersytet Lódzki, ul Banacha 12 16, 90 237 Łódź
    Wiad Parazytol 53:195-201. 2007
    ..gondii antigens, parasite DNA or RNA and recombinant antigens...
  12. ncbi The effect of prolactin (PRL) on the growth of Toxoplasma gondii tachyzoites in vitro
    Katarzyna Dzitko
    Department of Immunoparasitology, Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Łódź, ul Banacha 12 16, 90 237 Łódź, Poland
    Parasitol Res 107:199-204. 2010
    ..Further experiments revealed that in fact, the inhibition of replication was caused by a limited capacity of the parasites to penetrate host's cells as demonstrated by the reduced number of infected cells...
  13. ncbi Specific anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies produced in inbred mice differring in their natural resistance to toxoplasmosis
    Katarzyna Dytnerska
    Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Lodz, Poland
    Wiad Parazytol 50:411-6. 2004
    ..By comparison of the antibody profiles in immunoblot we determined mouse strain-specific and common toxoplasmosis markers...