Ana Margarida Aires Alves Vigário

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- Host-cell sensors for Plasmodium activate innate immunity against liver-stage infection., Liehl P, Zuzarte-Luís V, Chan J, Zillinger T, Baptista F, Carapau D, Konert M, Hanson KK, Carret C, Lassnig C, Müller M, Kalinke U, Saeed M, Chora AF, Golenbock DT, Strobl B, Prudêncio M, Coelho LP, Kappe SH, Superti-Furga G, Pichlmair A, Vigário AM,, 1078-8956, Nature Medicine, 2014, 7

- Malaria infections: What and how can mice teach us, Zuzarte-Luis V, Mota MM, Vigário AM., 0022-1759, J Immunol Methods, 2014, 10

- Simple flow cytometric detection of haemozoin containing leukocytes and erythrocytes for research on diagnosis, immunology and drug sensitivity testing., Frita R, Rebelo M, Pamplona A, Vigário AM, Mota MM, Grobusch MP, Hänscheid T, 1475-2875, Malaria Journal, 2011, 14

- Accumulation of Plasmodium-infected red blood cells in the brain is crucial for the development of cerebral malaria in mice., Baptista FG, Pamplona A, Pena AC, Mota MM, Pied S, Vigário AM, 0019-95, Infection and Immunity, 2010, 7

- Vaccination with live Plasmodium yoelii blood stage parasites under chloroquine cover induces cross-stage immunity against malaria liver stage, Belnoue E, Voza T, Costa FT, Grüner AC, Mauduit M, Rosa DS, Depinay N, Kayibanda M, Vigário AM, Mazier D, Snounou G, Sinnis P, Rénia L., 0022-1767, Journal of Immunology, 2008, 7 181

- Recombinant human IFN-alpha inhibits cerebral malaria and reduces parasite burden in mice., Vigário AM, Belnoue E, Grüner AC, Mauduit M, Kayibanda M, Deschemin JC, Marussig M, Snounou G, Mazier D, Gresser I, Rénia L., 0022-1767, Journal of Immunology, 2007, 10 178(1

- Regulatory CD4+ CD25+ Foxp3+ T cells expand during experimental Plasmodium infection but do not prevent cerebral malaria, Vigário AM, Gorgette O, Dujardin HC, Cruz T, Cazenave PA, Six A, Bandeira A, Pied S., 0020-7519, International Journal for Parasitology, 2007, 11 37

- Hepatocyte growth factor and its receptor are required for malaria infection., Carrolo M, Giordano S, Cabrita-Santos L, Corso S, Vigário AM, Silva S, Leirião P, Carapau D, Armas-Portela R, Comoglio PM, Rodriguez A, Mota MM., Nature Medicine, 2003, 7

- On the pathogenic role of brain-sequestered alphabeta CD8+ T cells in experimental cerebral malaria., Belnoue E, Kayibanda M, Vigario AM, Deschemin JC, van Rooijen N, Viguier M, Snounou G, Rénia L., Journal of Immunology, 2002, 7

- Inhibition of Plasmodium yoelii blood-stage malaria by interferon alpha through the inhibition of the production of its target cell, the reticulocyte, Vigário AM, Belnoue E, Cumano A, Marussig M, Miltgen F, Landau I, Mazier D, Gresser I, Rénia L., Blood, 2001, 6

Current Duties

- Director of the Basic Cycle of Master Integrated in Medicine -