S K Wikel
Affiliation: Oklahoma State University
- Tick modulation of host immunity: an important factor in pathogen transmissionS K Wikel
Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
Int J Parasitol 29:851-9. 1999..A novel strategy for control of tick-borne pathogens is proposed...
- Dermacentor andersoni: salivary gland proteins suppressing T-lymphocyte responses to concanavalin A in vitroD K Bergman
Department of Entomology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 74078, USA
Exp Parasitol 81:262-71. 1995..Salivary gland preparative SDS-PAGE fractions containing one or more soluble polypeptides or proteins with molecular weights in the range 36 to 43 kDa significantly suppressed murine splenocyte responses to ConA in vitro...
- Dermacentor andersoni: effects of repeated infestations on lymphocyte proliferation, cytokine production, and adhesion-molecule expression by BALB/c miceK R Macaluso
Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, 127 Noble Research Center, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 95:413-27. 2001..Furthermore, both a salivary-gland extract and the saliva of D. andersoni reduced the in-vitro expression of both of these adhesion molecules by lymphocytes from tick-naive mice...