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InstitutionBaylor College of Medicine
DepartmentDepartment of Pediatrics
DivisionPediatrics-Tropical Medicine
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Houston TX 77030
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    1. Wei J, Versteeg L, Liu Z, Keegan B, Gazzinelli-Guimarães AC, Fujiwara RT, Briggs N, Jones KM, Strych U, Beaumier CM, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Zhan B. Yeast-expressed recombinant As16 protects mice against Ascaris suum infection through induction of a Th2-skewed immune response. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jul; 11(7):e0005769. PMID: 28708895.
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    2. Konduri V, Halpert MM, Liang D, Levitt JM, Cruz JVC, Zhan B, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Jones KM, Decker WK. Genetic Adjuvantation of a Cell-Based Therapeutic Vaccine for Amelioration of Chagasic Cardiomyopathy. Infect Immun. 2017 Jul 03. PMID: 28674032.
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    3. Brown EL, Gunter S, Jones KM, Seid C, Essigmann HT, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Zhan B, Strych U. Mutations to Cysteine Residues in the Trypanosoma cruzi B-Cell Superantigen Tc24 Diminish Susceptibility to IgM-Mediated Hydrolysis. J Parasitol. 2017 Jun 05. PMID: 28581897.
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    4. Asojo OA, Kelleher A, Liu Z, Pollet J, Hudspeth EM, Rezende WC, Groen MJ, Seid CA, Abdeladhim M, Townsend S, de Castro W, Mendes-Sousa A, Bartholomeu DC, Fujiwara RT, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Zhan B, Oliveira F, Kamhawi S, Valenzuela JG. Structure of SALO, a leishmaniasis vaccine candidate from the sand fly Lutzomyia longipalpis. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Mar; 11(3):e0005374. PMID: 28278244.
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    5. Versteeg L, Le Guezennec X, Zhan B, Liu Z, Angagaw M, Woodhouse JD, Biswas S, Beaumier CM. Transferring Luminex® cytokine assays to a wall-less plate technology: Validation and comparison study with plasma and cell culture supernatants. J Immunol Methods. 2017 Jan; 440:74-82. PMID: 27840065.
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    6. McAtee CP, Seid CA, Hammond M, Hudspeth E, Keegan BP, Liu Z, Wei J, Zhan B, Arjona-Sabido R, Cruz-Chan V, Dumonteil E, Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME. Expression, purification, immunogenicity and protective efficacy of a recombinant nucleoside hydrolase from Leishmania donovani, a vaccine candidate for preventing cutaneous leishmaniasis. Protein Expr Purif. 2017 Feb; 130:129-136. PMID: 27773761.
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    7. Seid CA, Jones KM, Pollet J, Keegan B, Hudspeth E, Hammond M, Wei J, McAtee CP, Versteeg L, Gutierrez A, Liu Z, Zhan B, Respress JL, Strych U, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ. Cysteine Mutagenesis Improves the Production without Abrogating Antigenicity of a Recombinant Protein Vaccine Candidate for Human Chagas Disease. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 Oct 13; 0. PMID: 27737611.
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    8. Wei J, Damania A, Gao X, Liu Z, Mejia R, Mitreva M, Strych U, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Zhan B. The hookworm Ancylostoma ceylanicum intestinal transcriptome provides a platform for selecting drug and vaccine candidates. Parasit Vectors. 2016 Sep 27; 9(1):518. PMID: 27677574.
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    9. Wang L, Wang X, Bi K, Sun X, Yang J, Gu Y, Huang J, Zhan B, Zhu X. Oral Vaccination with Attenuated Salmonella typhimurium-Delivered TsPmy DNA Vaccine Elicits Protective Immunity against Trichinella spiralis in BALB/c Mice. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Sep; 10(9):e0004952. PMID: 27589591; PMCID: PMC5010209.
    10. Hess JA, Zhan B, Torigian AR, Patton JB, Petrovsky N, Zhan T, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Klei TR, Lustigman S, Abraham D. The Immunomodulatory Role of Adjuvants in Vaccines Formulated with the Recombinant Antigens Ov-103 and Ov-RAL-2 against Onchocerca volvulus in Mice. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Jul; 10(7):e0004797. PMID: 27387453; PMCID: PMC4936747.
    11. Yang J, Zhu W, Huang J, Wang X, Sun X, Zhan B, Zhu X. Partially protective immunity induced by the 14-3-3 protein from Trichinella spiralis. Vet Parasitol. 2016 Jun 22. PMID: 27387374.
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    12. Gu Y, Huang J, Wang X, Wang L, Yang J, Zhan B, Zhu X. Identification and characterization of CD4(+) T cell epitopes present in Trichinella spiralis paramyosin. Vet Parasitol. 2016 Jun 16. PMID: 27353726.
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    13. Arumugam S, Wei J, Liu Z, Abraham D, Bell A, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Zhan B, Lustigman S, Klei TR. Vaccination of Gerbils with Bm-103 and Bm-RAL-2 Concurrently or as a Fusion Protein Confers Consistent and Improved Protection against Brugia malayi Infection. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Apr; 10(4):e0004586. PMID: 27045170; PMCID: PMC4821550.
    14. Barry MA, Wang Q, Jones KM, Heffernan MJ, Buhaya MH, Beaumier CM, Keegan BP, Zhan B, Dumonteil E, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ. A therapeutic nanoparticle vaccine against Trypanosoma cruzi in a BALB/c mouse model of Chagas disease. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 Apr 2; 12(4):976-87. PMID: 26890466.
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    15. Hudspeth EM, Wang Q, Seid CA, Hammond M, Wei J, Liu Z, Zhan B, Pollet J, Heffernan MJ, McAtee CP, Engler DA, Matsunami RK, Strych U, Asojo OA, Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME. Expression and purification of an engineered, yeast-expressed Leishmania donovani nucleoside hydrolase with immunogenic properties. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016 Feb 2; 1-14. PMID: 26839079.
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    16. Sun R, Zhao X, Wang Z, Yang J, Zhao L, Zhan B, Zhu X. Trichinella spiralis Paramyosin Binds Human Complement C1q and Inhibits Classical Complement Activation. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Dec; 9(12):e0004310. PMID: 26720603.
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    17. Gunter SM, Jones KM, Zhan B, Essigmann HT, Murray KO, Garcia MN, Gorchakov R, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Brown EL. Identification and Characterization of the Trypanosoma cruzi B-cell Superantigen Tc24. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jan 6; 94(1):114-21. PMID: 26598565.
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    18. Zhan B, Ajmera R, Geiger SM, Gonçalves MT, Liu Z, Wei J, Wilkins PP, Fujiwara R, Gazzinelli-Guimaraes PH, Bottazzi ME, Hotez P. Identification of immunodominant antigens for the laboratory diagnosis of toxocariasis. Trop Med Int Health. 2015 Dec; 20(12):1787-96. PMID: 26426162.
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    19. Anderson JP, Rascoe LN, Levert K, Chastain HM, Reed MS, Rivera HN, McAuliffe I, Zhan B, Wiegand RE, Hotez PJ, Wilkins PP, Pohl J, Handali S. Development of a Luminex Bead Based Assay for Diagnosis of Toxocariasis Using Recombinant Antigens Tc-CTL-1 and Tc-TES-26. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Oct; 9(10):e0004168. PMID: 26485145.
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    20. Rey-Burusco MF, Ibáñez-Shimabukuro M, Gabrielsen M, Franchini GR, Roe AJ, Griffiths K, Zhan B, Cooper A, Kennedy MW, Córsico B, Smith BO. Diversity in the structures and ligand-binding sites of nematode fatty acid and retinol-binding proteins revealed by Na-FAR-1 from Necator americanus. Biochem J. 2015 Nov 1; 471(3):403-14. PMID: 26318523.
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    21. Bi K, Yang J, Wang L, Gu Y, Zhan B, Zhu X. Partially Protective Immunity Induced by a 20 kDa Protein Secreted by Trichinella spiralis Stichocytes. PLoS One. 2015; 10(8):e0136189. PMID: 26288365; PMCID: PMC4545582.
    22. Martinez-Campos V, Martinez-Vega P, Ramirez-Sierra MJ, Rosado-Vallado M, Seid CA, Hudspeth EM, Wei J, Liu Z, Kwityn C, Hammond M, Ortega-López J, Zhan B, Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME, Dumonteil E. Expression, purification, immunogenicity, and protective efficacy of a recombinant Tc24 antigen as a vaccine against Trypanosoma cruzi infection in mice. Vaccine. 2015 Aug 26; 33(36):4505-12. PMID: 26192358.
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    23. Kelleher A, Liu Z, Seid CA, Zhan B, Asojo OA. Expression, purification, crystallization and crystallographic study of Lutzomyia longipalpis LJL143. Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun. 2015 Jul; 71(Pt 7):925-8. PMID: 26144240.
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    24. Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME, Zhan B, Makepeace BL, Klei TR, Abraham D, Taylor DW, Lustigman S. The Onchocerciasis Vaccine for Africa--TOVA--Initiative. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Jan; 9(1):e0003422. PMID: 25634641; PMCID: PMC4310604.
    25. Knight JM, Zingales B, Bottazzi ME, Hotez P, Zhan B. Limited antigenic variation in the Trypanosoma cruzi candidate vaccine antigen TSA-1. Parasite Immunol. 2014 Dec; 36(12):708-12. PMID: 25040249.
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    26. Gu Y, Zhan B, Yang Y, Yang X, Zhao X, Wang L, Yang J, Bi K, Wang Y, Zhu X. Protective effect of a prime-boost strategy with the Ts87 vaccine against Trichinella spiralis infection in mice. Biomed Res Int. 2014; 2014:326860. PMID: 25250316; PMCID: PMC4164511.
    27. Fang L, Sun L, Yang J, Gu Y, Zhan B, Huang J, Zhu X. Heat shock protein 70 from Trichinella spiralis induces protective immunity in BALB/c mice by activating dendritic cells. Vaccine. 2014 Jul 31; 32(35):4412-9. PMID: 24962751.
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    28. Arumugam S, Wei J, Ward D, Abraham D, Lustigman S, Zhan B, Klei TR. Vaccination with a genetically modified Brugia malayi cysteine protease inhibitor-2 reduces adult parasite numbers and affects the fertility of female worms following a subcutaneous challenge of Mongolian gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus) with B. malayi infective larvae. Int J Parasitol. 2014 Sep; 44(10):675-9. PMID: 24929131.
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    29. Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME, Tseng CT, Zhan B, Lustigman S, Du L, Jiang S. Calling for rapid development of a safe and effective MERS vaccine. Microbes Infect. 2014 Jul; 16(7):529-31. PMID: 24931059.
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    30. Hess JA, Zhan B, Bonne-Année S, Deckman JM, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Klei TR, Lustigman S, Abraham D. Vaccines to combat river blindness: expression, selection and formulation of vaccines against infection with Onchocerca volvulus in a mouse model. Int J Parasitol. 2014 Aug; 44(9):637-46. PMID: 24907553; PMCID: PMC4118642.
    31. Yang X, Yang Y, Wang Y, Zhan B, Gu Y, Cheng Y, Zhu X. Excretory/secretory products from Trichinella spiralis adult worms ameliorate DSS-induced colitis in mice. PLoS One. 2014; 9(5):e96454. PMID: 24788117; PMCID: PMC4008629.
    32. Arumugam S, Zhan B, Abraham D, Ward D, Lustigman S, Klei TR. Vaccination with recombinant Brugia malayi cystatin proteins alters worm migration, homing and final niche selection following a subcutaneous challenge of Mongolian gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus) with B. malayi infective larvae. Parasit Vectors. 2014; 7:43. PMID: 24450869; PMCID: PMC3910689.
    33. Tang YT, Gao X, Rosa BA, Abubucker S, Hallsworth-Pepin K, Martin J, Tyagi R, Heizer E, Zhang X, Bhonagiri-Palsikar V, Minx P, Warren WC, Wang Q, Zhan B, Hotez PJ, Sternberg PW, Dougall A, Gaze ST, Mulvenna J, Sotillo J, Ranganathan S, Rabelo EM, Wilson RK, Felgner PL, Bethony J, Hawdon JM, Gasser RB, Loukas A, Mitreva M. Genome of the human hookworm Necator americanus. Nat Genet. 2014 Mar; 46(3):261-9. PMID: 24441737; PMCID: PMC3978129.
    34. Zhan B, Beaumier CM, Briggs N, Jones KM, Keegan BP, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ. Advancing a multivalent 'Pan-anthelmintic' vaccine against soil-transmitted nematode infections. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2014 Mar; 13(3):321-31. PMID: 24392641; PMCID: PMC3934375.
    35. Chen WH, Du L, Chag SM, Ma C, Tricoche N, Tao X, Seid CA, Hudspeth EM, Lustigman S, Tseng CT, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Zhan B, Jiang S. Yeast-expressed recombinant protein of the receptor-binding domain in SARS-CoV spike protein with deglycosylated forms as a SARS vaccine candidate. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2014; 10(3):648-58. PMID: 24355931; PMCID: PMC4130269.
    36. Curti E, Kwityn C, Zhan B, Gillespie P, Brelsford J, Deumic V, Plieskatt J, Rezende WC, Tsao E, Kalampanayil B, Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME. Expression at a 20L scale and purification of the extracellular domain of the Schistosoma mansoni TSP-2 recombinant protein: a vaccine candidate for human intestinal schistosomiasis. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2013 Nov; 9(11):2342-50. PMID: 23899507; PMCID: PMC3981843.
    37. Kelleher A, Zhan B, Asojo OA. Structure of monomeric Na-GST-3, a glutathione S-transferase from the major human hookworm parasite Necator americanus. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2013 Aug; 69(Pt 8):839-43. PMID: 23908024; PMCID: PMC3729155.
    38. Cheng W, Curti E, Rezende WC, Kwityn C, Zhan B, Gillespie P, Plieskatt J, Joshi SB, Volkin DB, Hotez PJ, Middaugh CR, Bottazzi ME. Biophysical and formulation studies of the Schistosoma mansoni TSP-2 extracellular domain recombinant protein, a lead vaccine candidate antigen for intestinal schistosomiasis. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2013 Nov; 9(11):2351-61. PMID: 23880663; PMCID: PMC3981844.
    39. Jiang S, Bottazzi ME, Du L, Lustigman S, Tseng CT, Curti E, Jones K, Zhan B, Hotez PJ. Roadmap to developing a recombinant coronavirus S protein receptor-binding domain vaccine for severe acute respiratory syndrome. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2012 Dec; 11(12):1405-13. PMID: 23252385; PMCID: PMC3586247.
    40. Hu Y, Zhan B, Keegan B, Yiu YY, Miller MM, Jones K, Aroian RV. Mechanistic and single-dose in vivo therapeutic studies of Cry5B anthelmintic action against hookworms. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012; 6(11):e1900. PMID: 23145203; PMCID: PMC3493396.
    41. Dumonteil E, Bottazzi ME, Zhan B, Heffernan MJ, Jones K, Valenzuela JG, Kamhawi S, Ortega J, Rosales SP, Lee BY, Bacon KM, Fleischer B, Slingsby BT, Cravioto MB, Tapia-Conyer R, Hotez PJ. Accelerating the development of a therapeutic vaccine for human Chagas disease: rationale and prospects. Expert Rev Vaccines. 2012 Sep; 11(9):1043-55. PMID: 23151163; PMCID: PMC3819810.
    42. Zhan B, Santiago H, Keegan B, Gillespie P, Xue J, Bethony J, de Oliveira LM, Jiang D, Diemert D, Xiao SH, Jones K, Feng X, Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME. Fusion of Na-ASP-2 with human immunoglobulin Fc? abrogates histamine release from basophils sensitized with anti-Na-ASP-2 IgE. Parasite Immunol. 2012 Aug-Sep; 34(8-9):404-11. PMID: 22651670.
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    43. Wang J, Tricoche N, Du L, Hunter M, Zhan B, Goud G, Didier ES, Liu J, Lu L, Marx PA, Jiang S, Lustigman S. The adjuvanticity of an O. volvulus-derived rOv-ASP-1 protein in mice using sequential vaccinations and in non-human primates. PLoS One. 2012; 7(5):e37019. PMID: 22615877; PMCID: PMC3355165.
    44. Goud GN, Deumic V, Gupta R, Brelsford J, Zhan B, Gillespie P, Plieskatt JL, Tsao EI, Hotez PJ, Bottazzi ME. Expression, purification, and molecular analysis of the Necator americanus glutathione S-transferase 1 (Na-GST-1): a production process developed for a lead candidate recombinant hookworm vaccine antigen. Protein Expr Purif. 2012 Jun; 83(2):145-51. PMID: 22503665.
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    45. Xue J, Zhan B, Guo J, He N, Qiang HQ, Hotez P, Xiao SH. Acquired hookworm immunity in the golden hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) elicited by living Necator americanus third-stage infective larvae. Exp Parasitol. 2012 Jan; 130(1):6-12. PMID: 22024448.
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    46. Jiang D, Zhan B, Mayor RS, Gillespie P, Keegan B, Bottazzi ME, Hotez P. Ac-AP-12, a novel factor Xa anticoagulant peptide from the esophageal glands of adult Ancylostoma caninum. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2011 May; 177(1):42-8. PMID: 21251931.
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    47. Bonafé N, Zhan B, Bottazzi ME, Perez OA, Koski RA, Asojo OA. Expression, purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of a truncated soluble domain of human glioma pathogenesis-related protein 1. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2010 Nov 1; 66(Pt 11):1487-9. PMID: 21045302; PMCID: PMC3001655.
    48. Zhan B, Perally S, Brophy PM, Xue J, Goud G, Liu S, Deumic V, de Oliveira LM, Bethony J, Bottazzi ME, Jiang D, Gillespie P, Xiao SH, Gupta R, Loukas A, Ranjit N, Lustigman S, Oksov Y, Hotez P. Molecular cloning, biochemical characterization, and partial protective immunity of the heme-binding glutathione S-transferases from the human hookworm Necator americanus. Infect Immun. 2010 Apr; 78(4):1552-63. PMID: 20145100; PMCID: PMC2849424.
    49. Asojo OA, Goud GN, Zhan B, Ordonez K, Sedlacek M, Homma K, Deumic V, Gupta R, Brelsford J, Price MK, Ngamelue MN, Hotez PJ. Crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of Na-SAA-2 from the human hookworm parasite Necator americanus. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2010 Feb 1; 66(Pt 2):172-6. PMID: 20124715; PMCID: PMC2815685.
    50. Pearson MS, Bethony JM, Pickering DA, de Oliveira LM, Jariwala A, Santiago H, Miles AP, Zhan B, Jiang D, Ranjit N, Mulvenna J, Tribolet L, Plieskatt J, Smith T, Bottazzi ME, Jones K, Keegan B, Hotez PJ, Loukas A. An enzymatically inactivated hemoglobinase from Necator americanus induces neutralizing antibodies against multiple hookworm species and protects dogs against heterologous hookworm infection. FASEB J. 2009 Sep; 23(9):3007-19. PMID: 19380510; PMCID: PMC2735369.
    51. Ranjit N, Zhan B, Hamilton B, Stenzel D, Lowther J, Pearson M, Gorman J, Hotez P, Loukas A. Proteolytic degradation of hemoglobin in the intestine of the human hookworm Necator americanus. J Infect Dis. 2009 Mar 15; 199(6):904-12. PMID: 19434933.
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    52. Zhan B, Gupta R, Wong SP, Bier S, Jiang D, Goud G, Hotez P. Molecular cloning and characterization of Ac-TMP-2, a tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase secreted by adult Ancylostoma caninum. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2008 Dec; 162(2):142-8. PMID: 18804124.
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    53. Ranjit N, Zhan B, Stenzel DJ, Mulvenna J, Fujiwara R, Hotez PJ, Loukas A. A family of cathepsin B cysteine proteases expressed in the gut of the human hookworm, Necator americanus. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2008 Aug; 160(2):90-9. PMID: 18501979.
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    54. Asojo OA, Homma K, Sedlacek M, Ngamelue M, Goud GN, Zhan B, Deumic V, Asojo O, Hotez PJ. X-ray structures of Na-GST-1 and Na-GST-2 two glutathione S-transferase from the human hookworm Necator americanus. BMC Struct Biol. 2007; 7:42. PMID: 17594497; PMCID: PMC1924862.
    55. Xiao S, Zhan B, Xue J, Goud GN, Loukas A, Liu Y, Williamson A, Liu S, Deumic V, Hotez P. The evaluation of recombinant hookworm antigens as vaccines in hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) challenged with human hookworm, Necator americanus. Exp Parasitol. 2008 Jan; 118(1):32-40. PMID: 17645877.
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    56. Fujiwara RT, Zhan B, Mendez S, Loukas A, Bueno LL, Wang Y, Plieskatt J, Oksov Y, Lustigman S, Bottazzi ME, Hotez P, Bethony JM. Reduction of worm fecundity and canine host blood loss mediates protection against hookworm infection elicited by vaccination with recombinant Ac-16. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2007 Mar; 14(3):281-7. PMID: 17267592; PMCID: PMC1828853.
    57. Feng J, Zhan B, Liu Y, Liu S, Williamson A, Goud G, Loukas A, Hotez P. Molecular cloning and characterization of Ac-MTP-2, an astacin-like metalloprotease released by adult Ancylostoma caninum. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2007 Apr; 152(2):132-8. PMID: 17280728.
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    58. Inan M, Fanders SA, Zhang W, Hotez PJ, Zhan B, Meagher MM. Saturation of the secretory pathway by overexpression of a hookworm (Necator americanus) Protein (Na-ASP1). Methods Mol Biol. 2007; 389:65-76. PMID: 17951635.
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    59. Williamson AL, Lustigman S, Oksov Y, Deumic V, Plieskatt J, Mendez S, Zhan B, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Loukas A. Ancylostoma caninum MTP-1, an astacin-like metalloprotease secreted by infective hookworm larvae, is involved in tissue migration. Infect Immun. 2006 Feb; 74(2):961-7. PMID: 16428741; PMCID: PMC1360348.
    60. Loukas A, Bethony JM, Mendez S, Fujiwara RT, Goud GN, Ranjit N, Zhan B, Jones K, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ. Vaccination with recombinant aspartic hemoglobinase reduces parasite load and blood loss after hookworm infection in dogs. PLoS Med. 2005 Oct; 2(10):e295. PMID: 16231975; PMCID: PMC1240050.
    61. Zhan B, Liu S, Perally S, Xue J, Fujiwara R, Brophy P, Xiao S, Liu Y, Feng J, Williamson A, Wang Y, Bueno LL, Mendez S, Goud G, Bethony JM, Hawdon JM, Loukas A, Jones K, Hotez PJ. Biochemical characterization and vaccine potential of a heme-binding glutathione transferase from the adult hookworm Ancylostoma caninum. Infect Immun. 2005 Oct; 73(10):6903-11. PMID: 16177370; PMCID: PMC1230892.
    62. Xue J, Hui-Qing Q, Jun-Ming Y, Fujiwara R, Zhan B, Hotez P, Shu-Hua X. Necator americanus: optimization of the golden hamster model for testing anthelmintic drugs. Exp Parasitol. 2005 Dec; 111(4):219-23. PMID: 16198341.
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    63. Goud GN, Bottazzi ME, Zhan B, Mendez S, Deumic V, Plieskatt J, Liu S, Wang Y, Bueno L, Fujiwara R, Samuel A, Ahn SY, Solanki M, Asojo OA, Wang J, Bethony JM, Loukas A, Roy M, Hotez PJ. Expression of the Necator americanus hookworm larval antigen Na-ASP-2 in Pichia pastoris and purification of the recombinant protein for use in human clinical trials. Vaccine. 2005 Sep 15; 23(39):4754-64. PMID: 16054275.
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    64. Fujiwara RT, Loukas A, Mendez S, Williamson AL, Bueno LL, Wang Y, Samuel A, Zhan B, Bottazzi ME, Hotez PJ, Bethony JM. Vaccination with irradiated Ancylostoma caninum third stage larvae induces a Th2 protective response in dogs. Vaccine. 2006 Jan 23; 24(4):501-9. PMID: 16140437.
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    65. Bethony J, Loukas A, Smout M, Brooker S, Mendez S, Plieskatt J, Goud G, Bottazzi ME, Zhan B, Wang Y, Williamson A, Lustigman S, Correa-Oliveira R, Xiao S, Hotez PJ. Antibodies against a secreted protein from hookworm larvae reduce the intensity of hookworm infection in humans and vaccinated laboratory animals. FASEB J. 2005 Oct; 19(12):1743-5. PMID: 16037096.
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    66. Mendez S, Zhan B, Goud G, Ghosh K, Dobardzic A, Wu W, Liu S, Deumic V, Dobardzic R, Liu Y, Bethony J, Hotez PJ. Effect of combining the larval antigens Ancylostoma secreted protein 2 (ASP-2) and metalloprotease 1 (MTP-1) in protecting hamsters against hookworm infection and disease caused by Ancylostoma ceylanicum. Vaccine. 2005 May 2; 23(24):3123-30. PMID: 15837211.
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    67. Asojo OA, Goud G, Dhar K, Loukas A, Zhan B, Deumic V, Liu S, Borgstahl GE, Hotez PJ. X-ray structure of Na-ASP-2, a pathogenesis-related-1 protein from the nematode parasite, Necator americanus, and a vaccine antigen for human hookworm infection. J Mol Biol. 2005 Feb 25; 346(3):801-14. PMID: 15713464.
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    68. Zhan B, Wang Y, Liu Y, Williamson A, Loukas A, Hawdon JM, Xue HC, Xiao SH, Hotez PJ. Ac-SAA-1, an immunodominant 16 kDa surface-associated antigen of infective larvae and adults of Ancylostoma caninum. Int J Parasitol. 2004 Aug; 34(9):1037-45. PMID: 15313130.
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    69. Loukas A, Bethony JM, Williamson AL, Goud GN, Mendez S, Zhan B, Hawdon JM, Elena Bottazzi M, Brindley PJ, Hotez PJ. Vaccination of dogs with a recombinant cysteine protease from the intestine of canine hookworms diminishes the fecundity and growth of worms. J Infect Dis. 2004 May 15; 189(10):1952-61. PMID: 15122534.
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    70. Goud GN, Zhan B, Ghosh K, Loukas A, Hawdon J, Dobardzic A, Deumic V, Liu S, Dobardzic R, Zook BC, Jin Q, Liu Y, Hoffman L, Chung-Debose S, Patel R, Mendez S, Hotez PJ. Cloning, yeast expression, isolation, and vaccine testing of recombinant Ancylostoma-secreted protein (ASP)-1 and ASP-2 from Ancylostoma ceylanicum. J Infect Dis. 2004 Mar 1; 189(5):919-29. PMID: 14976610.
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    79. Zhan B, Badamchian M, Meihua B, Ashcom J, Feng J, Hawdon J, Shuhua X, Hotez PJ. Molecular cloning and purification of Ac-TMP, a developmentally regulated putative tissue inhibitor of metalloprotease released in relative abundance by adult Ancylostoma hookworms. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2002 Mar; 66(3):238-44. PMID: 12139214.
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    86. Menfo A. Imoisili, Ekopimo Ibia, Ariel R. Porcalla, Xiao Shuhua, Bin Zhan, Sridhar Basavaraju, George M. Davis, Peter J. Hotez. Helminth infections in China and southeast Asia: Their diseases burden in childhood and novel approaches to their control and diagnosis. Asian Journal of Pediatric Practice. 5(2):51-62.
    87. Xue Haichou, Wang Yan, Xiao Shuhua, Liu Sen, Wang Yong, Shen Guangjin, Wu Weituo, Zhan Bin, L Drake, Feng Zheng and Peter J Hotez. Epidemiology of human ancylostomiasis among rural villagers in Nanlin County (Zhongzhou village), Anhui Province, China: II. Seroepidemiological studies of the age relationships of serum antibody levels and infection status. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2000. 31(4):736-741.
    88. Nishiena S. Gandhi, Chen Jizhang, Kaveh Khoshnood, Xing Fuying, Li Shanwen, Liu Yaoruo, Zhan Bin, Xue Haichou, Tong Chougjin, Wang Yan, Wang Wensen, He Dungxing, Chen Chong, Xiao Shuhua, John M. Hawdon, Peter J. Hawdon. Epidemiology of Necator americanus hookworm infections in Xiulongkan Village, Hainan Province, China: High Prevalence and Intensity Among Middle-aged and Elderly. J. Parasitol. 87(4):739-43.
    89. Li Tiehua, Zhan Bin, John M Hawdon, Gong Xin, Xiao Shuhua, Shan Qiang, Feng Zheng, Peter J Hotez. Sequencing of Cytochrome C Oxidatase I Gene of Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus. Chinese J Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 17(2):81-83.
    90. Peter J Hotez, Ghosh K, Hawdon JM, Narasimhan S, Johes B, Xiao SH, Liu S, Zhan B, Xue HC, Ren HN, Wang H and Koski RA. Experimental approaches to the development of a recombinant hookworm vaccine. Immunological Reviews. 171:163-171.
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    92. Xue Jian, Xiao Shu-Hua, Qiang Hui-qing, Liu Sen, Peter Hotez, Shen Bing-Gui, Xue Hai-Chou, Li Tie-Hua and Zhan Bin. Necator americanus: maintenance through one hundred generations in golden hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus). II. Morphological development of the adult and its comparison with humans. Exp. Parasitol. 105(3-4):192-200.
    93. Li TH, Guo XR, Xue J, Hu L, Qiang HQ, Xue HC, Zhan B, Hawdon JM, Xiao SH. Comparison of mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase 1 DNA sequences from Necator americanus hookworms maintained for 100 generations in golden hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) and hookworms from natural human infections. Acta Trop. 92(1):71-5.
    94. Jian X, Jun-Min Y, Hai-Chou X, Hui-Qing Q, Hai-Nan R, Hotez P, Zhan B, Shu-Hua X. Protective immunity elicited by ultraviolet-irradiated third-stage infective hookworm (Necator americanus and Ancylostoma caninum) larvae in mice and hamsters. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 37(5):885-95.
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    97. Xiao Shuhua, Peter J. Hotez, Sen Binggui, Liu Sen, Qiang Huiqing, Xue Haichou, Zhan Bin, Feng Zheng. Electron and light microscopy of neutrophil responses in mice vaccinated and challenged with third-stage infective hookworm (Ancylostoma caninum) larvae. Parasitology International. 50:241-8.
    98. J.M. Hawdon, T. Li, B. Zhan, and M.S. Blouin. Genetic structure of populations of the human hookworm, Necator americanus, in China. Molecular Ecology. 10(6):1433-7.
    99. Bin Zhan, Tiehua Li Shuhua Xiao, Zheng Feng and John M Hawdon. Species-specific Identification of Human Hookworms by PCR of the Mitochondrial Cytochrome Oxidase I Gene. J. Parasitol. 87(5):1227.
    100. Zhan, B. and J. Wang. Analyses on the Protein Composition and Antigenicity of Leishmania gerbilli Promastigotes. Endemic Diseases Bulletin. 5(3):63-6.
    101. Zhang, L.X., B. Zhan, X.P. Feng and J. Wang. Detection of RESA Antibody in Falciparum Malaria Patients by Double RESA-IFA Method. Shanghai J. Immunology. 11:295.
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    103. Zhan, B., L.X. Zhang, X.P. Feng and W.H. Huang. Detection of Anti-RESA antibody in Population of Endemic Malaria Area. Chinese J. Parasitic Diseases Control. 5(3):167.
    104. Zhang, L.X., J.H. Chai, B. Zhan, X.P. Feng and J. Wang. Study on the Detection of Plasmodium vivax by a Specific DNA Probe. Chinese J.Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 11:141.
    105. Zhan, B., L.X. Zhang, J.J. Wang and X.P. Feng. Detection of Plasmodium falciparum by Polymerase Chain Reaction. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 12(2):111.
    106. Zhang, L.X., J.H. Chai, B. Zhan, X.P. Feng and J.J. Wang. Further Report on Application of DNA Probe in Diagnosis of Vivax Malaria Infection. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 11:86.
    107. Zhang, L.X., B. Zhan, X.P. Feng and J.J. Wang. Observation on Interfering Factors in detection of Falciparum Malaria Patients in Co-endemic Areas by IFA Test. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 12(2):151.
    108. Zhan, B., L.X. Zhang, J.J. Wang and X.P. Feng. Application of PCR on the Diagnosis of Falciparum Malaria in a Malaria endemic field. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 12(1):37.
    109. Yang, H.L., P.F. Yang, Y. Dong, L.G. Che, W.C. Chen, H. He, D.Q. Liu, R.J. Liu, B. Zhan, C.Y. Zhang, D.Q. Gao. Longitudinal Surveillance of Chloroquine Resistance of Plasmodium falciparum after Cessation of Medication in South Yunnan. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 12(1):31-3.
    110. Yang, H.L., D.Q. Liu, Y. Dong, R.J. Liu, B. Zhan, C.Y. Zhang. Sensitivity of Plasmodium falciparum to seven anti-malaria Medicines in vitro. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 13(2):111-3.
    111. Zhang, L.X., R.L. Coppel, V.M. Marshall, B. Zhan, X.P. Feng and J.J. Wang. Application of Plasmodium falciparum DNA Extracted from Dried Blood Spot of Falciparum Malaria Patients for Polymerase Chain Reaction. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 13(2):120-2.
    112. Zhang, L.X., R.L.Coppel, V.M.Marshall, B.Zhan, X.P.Feng and J.J.Wang. DNA Sequence Analysis of Apical Membrane Antigen-1 from a Plasmodium falciparum Isolate Collected from Meng-Peng Township, Yun-Nan. Chinese J. Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 13(3):203-8.
    113. Sun FH, Wu ZX, Qian YX, Cao HG, Xue HC, Xiao SH, Ren HN, Zhan B, Hawdon JM, Hotez PJ. Epidemiology of human intestinal nematode infection in Wujiang and Pizhou counties, Jiangsu Province, China. Southeast Asian J. Trop. Publ. Health. 17(2):81-83.
    114. Liu CH, Zhang XR, Qiu DC, Xiao SH, Hotez PJ, Zheng DF, Xue HC, Zhen HL, Li MG, Ren HN, Zhan B, Hawdon JM, Feng Z. Epidemiology of human hookworm infections among adult rural villagers in Heijiang and Santai counties, Sichuan province, China. Acta Tropica. 73:243-249.
    115. Zhan Bin, John Hawdon, Shan Qiang, Ren Hainan, Qiang Huiqing, Hu Wei, Xiao Shu-hua, Li Tiehua, Gong Xin, Feng Zheng, Peter Hotez. Ancylostoma-secreted Protein 1 (ASP-1) Homologues in Human Hookworms. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 98:143-149.
    116. Zhan Bin, John Hawdon, Shan Qiang, Ren Hainan, Qiang Huiqing, Xiao Shu-hua, Li Tiehua, Feng Zheng, Peter Hotez. Construction and analysis of cDNA Library of the third stage larvae of Necator americanus. Chinese J Parasitol & Parasitic Dis. 18(1):26-29.
    117. Shan Qiang, Zhan Bin, Xiao shu-hua, Feng Zheng, Peter Hotez, and John M. Hawdon. Variation between ASP-1molecules from Ancylostoma caninum in China and the United States. J. Parasitol. 86(1):181-5.
    118. Liu Sen, Kashinath Ghosh, Zhan Bin, Shan Qiang , Thompson MG, Hawdon JM, Koski RA, Shuhua X, Hotez PJ. Hookworm burden reductions in BALB/c mice vaccinated with recombinant Ancylostoma secreted proteins (ASPs) from Ancylostoma duodenale, Ancylostoma caninum and Necator americanus. Vaccine. 18(11-12):1096-1102.
    119. Lili Z, Bingxiang Z, Hong T, Shuhua X, Hotez P, Bin Zhan, Yangzhong L, Ying L, Haichou X, Hawdon J, Hui Y, Huizhen W, Zhen F. Epidemiology of human geohelminth infections (ascariasis, trichuriasis and necatoriasis) in Lushui and Puer Counties, Yunnan Province, China. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 31(3):448-53.
    120. Wang Y, Shen GJ, Wu WT, Xiao SH, Hotez PJ, Li QY, Xue HC, Yi XM, Liu XM, Zhan B, Hawdon JM, Chou L, Ji Hong, Hu CM, Feng Z. Epidemiology of human ancylostomiasis among rural villagers in Nanlin County (Zhongzhou village), Anhui Province, China: age-associated prevalence, intensity and hookworm species identification. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 30(4):692-7.
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