Publications

Publications

Fuhrman JA, Lane WS, Smith RF, Piessens WF, and Perler FB. Transmission-blocking antibodies recognize microfilarial chitinase in brugian lymphatic filariasis. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 1992, 89:1548-1552.

Dissanayake S, Xu M and Piessens WF. Filarial parasites contain a ras homolog of the TC4/ran/Spi1 family. Mol Biochem Parasitol, 1992, 56:259-268.

Petralanda I and Piessens WF. Pathogenesis of onchocercal dermatitis: possible role of parasite proteases and autoantibodies to extracellular matrix proteins. Exp Parasitol, 1994, 79:177-186.

Dissanayake S, Perler FB, Xu M, Southworth MW, Yee CK, Wang SH, Dreyer G, Watawana L, Kurniawan L, Fuhrman JA, and Piessens WF. Differential recognition of microfilarial chitinase, a transmission-blocking vaccine candidate antigen, by sera from patients with brugian and bancroftian filariasis. Am J Trop Med Hyg, 1995, 53:289-294.