O Restif

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Integrating life history and cross-immunity into the evolutionary dynamics of pathogens
    Olivier Restif
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 273:409-16. 2006
  2. doi request reprint An offer you cannot refuse: down-regulation of immunity in response to a pathogen's retaliation threat
    O Restif
    Disease Dynamics Unit, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    J Evol Biol 26:2021-30. 2013
  3. pmc Quantification of the effects of antibodies on the extra- and intracellular dynamics of Salmonella enterica
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge, UK
    J R Soc Interface 10:20120866. 2013
  4. pmc Model-guided fieldwork: practical guidelines for multidisciplinary research on wildlife ecological and epidemiological dynamics
    Olivier Restif
    Disease Dynamics Unit, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Ecol Lett 15:1083-94. 2012
  5. pmc Vaccination and the dynamics of immune evasion
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    J R Soc Interface 4:143-53. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Of mice and men: asymmetric interactions between Bordetella pathogen species
    O Restif
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 OES, UK
    Parasitology 135:1517-29. 2008
  7. pmc The evolution of sex-specific immune defences
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 277:2247-55. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Evolutionary epidemiology 20 years on: challenges and prospects
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Infect Genet Evol 9:108-23. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Endemic Lagos bat virus infection in Eidolon helvum
    D T S Hayman
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 140:2163-71. 2012
  10. pmc Modelling within-host spatiotemporal dynamics of invasive bacterial disease
    Andrew J Grant
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 6:e74. 2008

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Integrating life history and cross-immunity into the evolutionary dynamics of pathogens
    Olivier Restif
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 273:409-16. 2006
    ..We advocate an integrative view of pathogen dynamics at the crossroads of immunology, epidemiology and evolution, as a way towards efficient control of infectious diseases...
  2. doi request reprint An offer you cannot refuse: down-regulation of immunity in response to a pathogen's retaliation threat
    O Restif
    Disease Dynamics Unit, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    J Evol Biol 26:2021-30. 2013
    ..More importantly, this study provides a new hypothesis for the maintenance of a commensal relationship through antagonistic coevolution. ..
  3. pmc Quantification of the effects of antibodies on the extra- and intracellular dynamics of Salmonella enterica
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge, UK
    J R Soc Interface 10:20120866. 2013
    ..We propose and compare potential factors affecting the replication and death of bacteria within phagocytes, and we discuss these results in the light of recent findings on dormancy of Salmonella...
  4. pmc Model-guided fieldwork: practical guidelines for multidisciplinary research on wildlife ecological and epidemiological dynamics
    Olivier Restif
    Disease Dynamics Unit, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Ecol Lett 15:1083-94. 2012
    ..These demonstrate that mechanistic models, if properly integrated in research programmes, can provide a framework for holistic approaches to complex biological systems...
  5. pmc Vaccination and the dynamics of immune evasion
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    J R Soc Interface 4:143-53. 2007
    ..e. immune protection against the novel strain) and (ii) is lower if cross-immunity acts through a reduced infectious period rather than through reduced susceptibility...
  6. doi request reprint Of mice and men: asymmetric interactions between Bordetella pathogen species
    O Restif
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 OES, UK
    Parasitology 135:1517-29. 2008
    ..parapertussis. We discuss the evidence supporting these predictions, and the potential relevance of this model for other pathogens...
  7. pmc The evolution of sex-specific immune defences
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ES, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 277:2247-55. 2010
    ..While this study focuses on sex-specific natural selection, it could easily be extended to include sexual selection and thus help to understand the interplay between the two processes...
  8. doi request reprint Evolutionary epidemiology 20 years on: challenges and prospects
    Olivier Restif
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Infect Genet Evol 9:108-23. 2009
    ..I review a number of cases where evolutionary biology has played or could play a leading role in the design of novel medical approaches...
  9. doi request reprint Endemic Lagos bat virus infection in Eidolon helvum
    D T S Hayman
    Cambridge Infectious Diseases Consortium, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 140:2163-71. 2012
    ..These key findings point towards acute transmission of bat lyssaviruses in adapted bat hosts that occurs at a far higher rate than the occurrence of disease...
  10. pmc Modelling within-host spatiotemporal dynamics of invasive bacterial disease
    Andrew J Grant
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    PLoS Biol 6:e74. 2008
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  11. pmc The O antigen enables Bordetella parapertussis to avoid Bordetella pertussis-induced immunity
    Daniel N Wolfe
    Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, 115 Henning Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Infect Immun 75:4972-9. 2007
    ..parapertussis confers asymmetrical cross-immunity between the causative agents of whooping cough. We propose that these findings warrant investigation of the relative role of B. parapertussis in the resurgence of whooping cough...
  12. ncbi request reprint Concurrent evolution of resistance and tolerance to pathogens
    Olivier Restif
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unite Mixte de Recherche 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 7 quai Saint Bernard, CC 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Am Nat 164:E90-102. 2004
    ..The latter result emphasizes the problems of estimating trade-offs and costs among natural populations without knowledge of the underlying mechanisms...
  13. ncbi request reprint Shared control of epidemiological traits in a coevolutionary model of host-parasite interactions
    Olivier Restif
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unité Mixte de Recherche 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 7 quai Saint Bernard, CC 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Am Nat 161:827-36. 2003
    ..Third, the coevolutionary process may lead to decreasing the parasite's virulence as a response to a rise in the host's background mortality, contrary to classical predictions...