La toxoplasmose oculaire : immunopathologie et Virulence : l'influence de la virulence du parasite sur les caractéristiques cliniques, biologiques et immunologiques de la toxoplasmose oculaire (OT) de l'Ancien et du Nouveau monde

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
De la Torre Cifuentes , Ligia Alejandra;
(2013)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Subject: Humeur aqueuse | Souches | Cytokines | Aqueous humor | Strains | [ SDV.MP.PAR ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Microbiology and Parasitology/Parasitology | Toxoplasmose oculaire | [ SDV.MHEP ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Human health and pathology | Ocular toxoplasmosis | Toxoplasma gondii

Ocular involvement, mainly retinochoroiditis, is one of the most severe sequelae of Toxoplasma gondii infection. However, the pathophysiological mechanisms of retinal destruction are poorly understood. Several studies suggested a more frequent and more severe ocular inv... View more
  • References (54)
    54 references, page 1 of 6

    131. Gómez-Marín JE, Gonzalez MM, Montoya MT, Giraldo A, Castaño JC. 2007. A newborn screening programme for congenital toxoplasmosis in the setting of a country with less income. Arch Dis Child. 92: 88.

    132. Gómez-Marín JE. 2009. Toxoplasma strain nomenclature. J Infect Dis. 200: 1012.

    133. Gras L, Wallon M, Pollak A, Cortina-Borja M, Evengard B, et al. 2005. Association between prenatal treatment and clinical manifestations of congenital toxoplasmosis in infancy: a cohort study in 13 European centres. Acta Paediatr. 94(12): 1721-31.

    134. Grigg ME, Ganatra J, Boothroyd JC, Margolis TP. 2001. Unusual abundance of atypical strains associated with human ocular toxoplasmosis. J Infect Dis. 184: 633-9.

    135. Halonen SK, Chiu F, Weiss LM. 1998. Effect of cytokines on growth of Toxoplasma gondii in murine astrocytes. Infect Immun. 66(10): 4989-93.

    136. Halonen SK and Weiss LM. 2013. Toxoplasmosis. Handb Clin Neurol. 114:125-45.

    137. Hammouda NA, Rashwan EA, Hussien ED, Abo el-Naga I, Fathy FM. 1995. Measurement of respiratory burst of TNF and IL-1 cytokine activated murine peritoneal macrophages challenged with Toxoplasma gondii. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 25(3): 683-91.

    138. Happel KI, Dubin PJ, Zheng M, Ghilardi N, Lockhart C, et al. 2005. Divergent roles of IL-23 and IL-12 in host defense against Klebsiella pneumoniae. J Exp Med. 202: 761-9.

    139. Hartley WJ and Marshall SC. 1957. Toxoplasmosis as a cause of ovine perinatal mortality. N Z Vet J.5 (4):119-124.

    140. Hauser WE Jr and Tsai V. 1986. Acute toxoplasma infection of mice induces spleen NK cells that are cytotoxic for T. gondii in vitro. J Immunol. 136(1): 313-9.

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark