2018

Sarah Knorr; Juan Anguita; Julen T Cortazar; Ondrej Hajdusek; Kopacek Petr; Jos JSarah Knorr; Juan Anguita; Julen T Cortazar; Ondrej Hajdusek; Kopacek Petr; Jos JTrentelman; Joppe W Hovius; Ard Menzo Nijhof. Evaluation of tick protein extracts andrecombinant Ferritin 2 as anti-tick vaccines targeting Ixodes ricinus in cattle.submitted

Jeroen Coumou, Alex Wagemakers, Sukanya Narasimhan, Tim J. Schuijt, Jasmin. I. Ersoz,Jeroen Coumou, Alex Wagemakers, Sukanya Narasimhan, Tim J. Schuijt, Jasmin. I. Ersoz,Anneke Oei, Joris J. T. H. Roelofs, O. de Boer, Erol Fikrig and Joppe W. Hovius. The role of MannoseBinding Lectin in the immune response against Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato. submitted

Tereza Pospisilova,Veronika Urbanova, Ondrej Hes, Petr Kopacek, Ondrej Hajdusek,Tereza Pospisilova,Veronika Urbanova, Ondrej Hes, Petr Kopacek, Ondrej Hajdusek,Radek Sima. 2018. Tracking Borrelia afzelii from infected Ixodes ricinus nymphs to mice suggestsa direct ‘gut-to-mouth’ route of Lyme disease transmission. submitted

Jovan Mihajlovic, Joppe Hovius, Franc Strle, Petra Bogovic, Hein Sprong, Maarten Postma.Jovan Mihajlovic, Joppe Hovius, Franc Strle, Petra Bogovic, Hein Sprong, Maarten Postma.Cost-effectiveness of a potential combined vaccine against Lyme borreliosis and tick-borneencephalitis in Slovenia. Provisionally accepted in Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases

Sprong H, Azagi T, Hoornstra D, Nijhof AM, Knorr S, Baarsma ME, Hovius JW. Control ofSprong H, Azagi T, Hoornstra D, Nijhof AM, Knorr S, Baarsma ME, Hovius JW. Control ofLyme borreliosis and other Ixodes ricinus-borne diseases. Parasit Vectors. 2018 Mar 6;11(1):145.doi: 10.1186/s13071-018-2744-5.

2017

Abstract: Mihajlović J, Hovius J, Sprong H, Strle F, Bogovič P, Postma M (2017) Cost-Abstract: Mihajlović J, Hovius J, Sprong H, Strle F, Bogovič P, Postma M (2017) Cost-Effectiveness Of A Potential Combined Vaccine Against Lyme Borreliosis And Tick-BorneEncephalitis In Slovenia. Value in Health

J. Tomás-Cortázar, I. Martín-Ruiz, D. Barriales, M.A. Pascual-Itoiz, V. Gutiérrez de Juan, A.J. Tomás-Cortázar, I. Martín-Ruiz, D. Barriales, M.A. Pascual-Itoiz, V. Gutiérrez de Juan, A.Caro-Maldonado, N. Merino, A. Marina, F.J. Blanco, J.M. Flores, J.D. Sutherland, R. Barrio, A. Rojas,M.L. Martínez-Chantar, A. Carracedo, C. Simó, V. García-Cañas, L. Abecia, J.L. Lavín, A.M. Aransay,H. Rodríguez, J. Anguita. 2017. The immunosuppressive effect of the tick protein, Salp15, is longlastingand persists in a murine model of hematopoyetic transplant. Scientific Reports. 7:10740.

Strnad M, Hönig V, Růžek D, Grubhoffer L, Rego R.O.M. 2017 Europe-Wide Meta-AnalysisStrnad M, Hönig V, Růžek D, Grubhoffer L, Rego R.O.M. 2017 Europe-Wide Meta-Analysisof Borrelia burgdorferi Sensu Lato Prevalence in Questing Ixodes ricinus Ticks. Applied andEnvironmental Microbiology 83(15)

Urbanova, V., Hajdusek, O., Sima, R., Franta, Z., Honig-Mondekova, H., Grunclova, L.,Urbanova, V., Hajdusek, O., Sima, R., Franta, Z., Honig-Mondekova, H., Grunclova, L.,Bartosova-Sojkova, P., Jalovecka, M., Kopacek, P., 2018. IrC2/Bf - A yeast and Borrelia responsivecomponent of the complement system from the hard tick Ixodes ricinus. Dev Comp Immunol 79,86-94. doi: 10.1016/j.dci.2017.10.012.

Urbanova, V., Hajdusek, O., Honig Mondekova, H., Sima, R., Kopacek, P., 2017. TickUrbanova, V., Hajdusek, O., Honig Mondekova, H., Sima, R., Kopacek, P., 2017. Tick Thioester-Containing Proteins and Phagocytosis Do Not Affect Transmission of Borrelia afzeliifrom the Competent Vector Ixodes ricinus. Front Cell Infect Microbiol 7, 73. doi:10.3389/fcimb.2017.00073.

Honig Mondekova, H., Sima, R., Urbanova, V., Kovar, V., Rego, R.O.M., Grubhoffer, L.,Honig Mondekova, H., Sima, R., Urbanova, V., Kovar, V., Rego, R.O.M., Grubhoffer, L.,Kopacek, P., Hajdusek, O., 2017. Characterization of Ixodes ricinus Fibrinogen-Related Proteins(Ixoderins) Discloses Their Function in the Tick Innate Immunity. Front Cell Infect Microbiol 7,509. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2017.00509.

Narasimhan S, Schuijt TJ, Abraham NM, Rajeevan N, Coumou J, Graham M, Robson A, WuNarasimhan S, Schuijt TJ, Abraham NM, Rajeevan N, Coumou J, Graham M, Robson A, WuMJ, Daffre S, Hovius JW, Fikrig E. Modulation of the tick gut milieu by a secreted tick protein favorsBorrelia burgdorferi colonization. Nat Commun. 2017 Aug 4;8(1):184.

2016

Abstract : Mihajlović J, Hovius J, Sprong H, Strle F, Bogovič P, Postma M (2016)Abstract : Mihajlović J, Hovius J, Sprong H, Strle F, Bogovič P, Postma M (2016)Mathematical Model to Synthesize Natural History of Tick Borne Encephalitis and LymeBorreliosis for the Purpose of Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. Value in Health

Steere AC, Strle F, Wormser GP, Hu LT, Branda JA, Hovius JW, Li X, Mead PS. LymeSteere AC, Strle F, Wormser GP, Hu LT, Branda JA, Hovius JW, Li X, Mead PS. Lymeborreliosis. Nat Rev Dis Primers. 2016 Dec 15;2:16090. doi: 10.1038/nrdp.2016.90.

Wagemakers A, Coumou J, Schuijt TJ, Oei A, Nijhof AM, van 't Veer C, van der Poll T, BinsWagemakers A, Coumou J, Schuijt TJ, Oei A, Nijhof AM, van 't Veer C, van der Poll T, BinsAD, Hovius JW. An Ixodes ricinus Tick Salivary Lectin Pathway Inhibitor Protects Borreliaburgdorferi sensu lato from Human Complement. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2016 Apr;16(4):223-8.

Coumou J, Narasimhan S, Trentelman JJ, Wagemakers A, Koetsveld J, Ersoz JI, Oei A, Fikrig E, Hovius JW. Ixodes scapularis dystroglycan-like protein promotes Borrelia burgdorferi migration from the gut. J Mol Med (Berl). 2016 Mar;94(3):361-70.

Michelle J. Klouwens, Jos J. Trentelman Joppe W Hovius. Anti-tick vaccines to prevent tick-borne diseases; an overview and a glance at the future. In: Ecology and Control of Vector-borne diseases (Volume 4) 2016. Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers

Sprong H, Braks MAH (2016) Choosing One-Health Approach for the control of Lyme borreliosis. In: Ecology and Prevention of Lyme borreliosis p11-18. Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers

Kaaijk P, Sprong H, van de Wijngaard C, Luytjes W (2016) Vaccineren tegen Lyme: Hoe ver staan we? Infectieziekten Bulletin 27:197-201

A. Smith, N. Navasa, X. Yang, C.N. Wilder, O. Buyuktanir, A. Marques, J. Anguita, U. Pal. 2016. Cross-species interferon signaling boosts microbicidal activity within the tick vector. Cell Host & Microbe. 20:91-98

2015

Coumou J, Wagemakers A, Trentelman JJ, Nijhof AM, Hovius JW. Vaccination against Bm86 Homologues in Rabbits Does Not Impair Ixodes ricinus Feeding or Oviposition. PLoS One. 2015 Apr 28;10(4):e0123495. 

Strnad, M. et al. Correlative cryo-fluorescence and cryo-scanning electron microscopy as a straightforward tool to study host-pathogen interactions. Sci. Rep. 5, 18029; doi: 10.1038/srep18029 (2015).

2014

Sprong H, Trentelman J, Seemann I, Grubhoffer L, Rego R, Hajdušek O, Kopáček P, Šíma R, Nijhof A, Anguita J, Winter P, Rotter B, Havlíková S, Klempa B, Schetters T, Hovius J (2014) ANTIDotE: Anti-tick Vaccines to Prevent Tick-borne Diseases in Europe. Parasites & Vectors 7:77.