Mara Cecilia Rosenzvit
Affiliation: Universidad de Buenos Aires
Maldonado L, Stegmayer G, Milone D, Oliveira G, Rosenzvit M, Kamenetzky L. Whole genome analysis of codon usage in Echinococcus. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
Cucher M, Macchiaroli N, Kamenetzky L, Maldonado L, Brehm K, Rosenzvit M. High-throughput characterization of Echinococcus spp. metacestode miRNomes. Int J Parasitol. 2015;45:253-67 pubmed publisher
Basika T, Macchiaroli N, Cucher M, EspÃnola S, Kamenetzky L, Zaha A, et al
. Identification and profiling of microRNAs in two developmental stages of the model cestode parasite Mesocestoides corti. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2016;210:37-49 pubmed publisher
Avila H, Santos G, Cucher M, Macchiaroli N, Pérez M, Baldi G, et al
. Implementation of new tools in molecular epidemiology studies of Echinococcus granulosus sensu lato in South America. Parasitol Int. 2017;66:250-257 pubmed publisher
..The presence of different species/genotypes in the same region and host species reinforce the need of rapid and specific techniques for accurate determination of Echinococcus species such as the ones proposed in this work. ..
Macchiaroli N, Maldonado L, Zarowiecki M, Cucher M, Gismondi M, Kamenetzky L, et al
. Genome-wide identification of microRNA targets in the neglected disease pathogens of the genus Echinococcus. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2017;214:91-100 pubmed publisher
..miRNAs involved in essential functions, especially those being absent in the host or showing sequence divergence with respect to host orthologs, might be considered as novel therapeutic targets for echinococcosis control. ..
Macchiaroli N, Cucher M, Zarowiecki M, Maldonado L, Kamenetzky L, Rosenzvit M. microRNA profiling in the zoonotic parasite Echinococcus canadensis using a high-throughput approach. Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:83 pubmed publisher
..This study will provide valuable information for better understanding of the complex biology of this parasite and could help to find new potential targets for therapy and/or diagnosis. ..
Pérez M, Macchiaroli N, Lichtenstein G, Conti G, Asurmendi S, Milone D, et al
. microRNA analysis of Taenia crassiceps cysticerci under praziquantel treatment and genome-wide identification of Taenia solium miRNAs. Int J Parasitol. 2017;47:643-653 pubmed publisher
..The results of our work could be applied to drug development and provide basic knowledge of cysticercosis and other neglected helminth infections. ..
Maldonado L, Assis J, Araújo F, Salim A, Macchiaroli N, Cucher M, et al
. The Echinococcus canadensis (G7) genome: a key knowledge of parasitic platyhelminth human diseases. BMC Genomics. 2017;18:204 pubmed publisher
..Additional cestode genomes need to be sequenced to be able to resolve their phylogeny. ..