Rute Felix


Affiliation: Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical
Country: Portugal


  1. Félix R, Silveira H. The interplay between tubulins and P450 cytochromes during Plasmodium berghei invasion of Anopheles gambiae midgut. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e24181 pubmed publisher
    ..berghei invasion. One of the P450 cytochromes in this study, CYP6Z2, stands out as the potential link in this association. Further work is needed to fully understand the role of tubulin genes in the response to Plasmodium infection. ..
  2. Félix R, Müller P, Ribeiro V, Ranson H, Silveira H. Plasmodium infection alters Anopheles gambiae detoxification gene expression. BMC Genomics. 2010;11:312 pubmed publisher
    ..Strong up-regulation of CYP6M2 in the midgut and the fat body as well as its previous association with insecticide resistance shows its broad role in metabolic detoxification. ..