Publications

Bui, H. T. N., Passecker, A., Brancucci, N. M. B. and Voss, T. S. (2021) “Investigation of heterochromatin protein 1 function in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum using a conditional domain deletion and swapping approach”, mSphere, 6(1), pp. e01220–20. doi: 10.1128/mSphere.01220-20.   
Hitz, E., Balestra, A. C., Brochet, M. and Voss, T. S. (2020) “PfMAP-2 is essential for male gametogenesis in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum”, Scientific reports. Springer Nature, 10, p. 11930. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-68717-5.   edoc | Open Access
Evack, J. G., Schmidt, R. S., Boltryk, S. D., Voss, T. S., Batil, A. A., Ngandolo, B. N., Greter, H., Utzinger, J., Zinsstag, J. and Balmer, O. (2020) “Molecular confirmation of a Fasciola gigantica x Fasciola hepatica hybrid in a Chadian bovine”, Journal of parasitology : official organ of the American Society of Parasitologists. American Society of Parasitologists, 106(2), pp. 316–322. doi: 10.1645/19-66.   edoc | Open Access
Warncke, J. D., Passecker, A., Kipfer, E., Brand, F., Pérez-Martínez, L., Proellochs, N. I., Kooij, T. W. A., Butter, F., Voss, T. S. and Beck, H.-P. (2020) “The PHIST protein GEXP02 targets the host cytoskeleton during sexual development of Plasmodium falciparum”, Cellular microbiology. Blackwell, 22(2), p. e13123. doi: 10.1111/cmi.13123.   edoc
Bui, H. T. N., Niederwieser, I., Bird, M. J., Dai, W., Brancucci, N. M. B., Moes, S., Jenoe, P., Lucet, I. S., Doerig, C. and Voss, T. S. (2019) “Mapping and functional analysis of heterochromatin protein 1 phosphorylation in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum”, Scientific reports. Springer Nature, 9, p. 16720. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-53325-9.   edoc | Open Access
Zhu, L., Tripathi, J., Rocamora, F. M., Miotto, O., van der Pluijm, R., Voss, T. S., Mok, S., Kwiatkowski, D. P., Nosten, F., Day, N. P. J., White, N. J., Dondorp, A. M. and Bozdech, Z. (2018) “The origins of malaria artemisinin resistance defined by a genetic and transcriptomic background”, Nature Communications. Nature Publishing Group, 9(1), p. 5158. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-07588-x.   edoc | Open Access
Meerstein-Kessel, L., Andolina, C., Carrio, E., Mahamar, A., Sawa, P., Diawara, H., van de Vegte-Bolmer, M., Stone, W., Collins, K. A., Schneider, P., Dicko, A., Drakeley, C., Felger, I., Voss, T., Lanke, K. and Bousema, T. (2018) “A multiplex assay for the sensitive detection and quantification of male and female Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes”, Malaria journal. BioMed Central, 17(1), p. 441. doi: 10.1186/s12936-018-2584-y.   edoc | Open Access
Brancucci, N. M. B., De Niz, M., Straub, T. J., Ravel, D., Sollelis, L., Birren, B. W., Voss, T. S., Neafsey, D. E. and Marti, M. (2018) “Probing Plasmodium falciparum sexual commitment at the single-cell level”, Wellcome Open Research. F1000Research, 3, p. 70. doi: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.14645.3.   edoc | Open Access
Filarsky, M., Fraschka, S. A., Niederwieser, I., Brancucci, N. M. B., Carrington, E., Carrió, E., Moes, S., Jenoe, P., Bartfai, R. and Voss, T. S. (2018) “GDV1 induces sexual commitment of malaria parasites by antagonizing HP1-dependent gene silencing”, Science. American Association for the Advancement of Science, 359(6381), pp. 1259–1263. doi: 10.1126/science.aan6042.   edoc | Open Access
Fraschka, S. A., Filarsky, M., Hoo, R., Niederwieser, I., Yam, X. Y., Brancucci, N. M. B., Mohring, F., Mushunje, A. T., Huang, X., Christensen, P. R., Nosten, F., Bozdech, Z., Russell, B., Moon, R. W., Marti, M., Preiser, P. R., Bártfai, R. and Voss, T. S. (2018) “Comparative heterochromatin profiling reveals conserved and unique epigenome signatures linked to adaptation and development of malaria parasites”, Cell host & microbe. Cell Press, 23(3), pp. 407–420.e8. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2018.01.008.   edoc | Open Access
Brancucci, N. M. B., Gerdt, J. P., Wang, C., De Niz, M., Philip, N., Adapa, S. R., Zhang, M., Hitz, E., Niederwieser, I., Boltryk, S. D., Laffitte, M.-C., Clark, M. A., Grüring, C., Ravel, D., Blancke Soares, A., Demas, A., Bopp, S., Rubio-Ruiz, B., Conejo-Garcia, A., Wirth, D. F., Gendaszewska-Darmach, E., Duraisingh, M. T., Adams, J. H., Voss, T. S., Waters, A. P., Jiang, R. H. Y., Clardy, J. and Marti, M. (2017) “Lysophosphatidylcholine regulates sexual stage differentiation in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum”, Cell. Cell Press, 171(7), pp. 1532–1544.e15. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2017.10.020.   edoc
Bertschi, N. L., Toenhake, C. G., Zou, A., Niederwieser, I., Henderson, R., Moes, S., Jenoe, P., Parkinson, J., Bartfai, R. and Voss, T. S. (2017) “Malaria parasites possess a telomere repeat-binding protein that shares ancestry with transcription factor IIIA”, Nature Microbiology. Nature Publishing Group, 2, p. 17033. doi: 10.1038/nmicrobiol.2017.33.   edoc
Josling, G. A., Petter, M., Oehring, S. C., Gupta, A. P., Dietz, O., Wilson, D. W., Schubert, T., Längst, G., Gilson, P. R., Crabb, B. S., Moes, S., Jenoe, P., Lim, S. W., Brown, G. V., Bozdech, Z., Voss, T. S. and Duffy, M. F. (2015) “A Plasmodium falciparum bromodomain protein regulates invasion gene expression”, Cell host & microbe. Cell Press, Vol. 17, H. 6, pp. 741–751. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2015.05.009.   edoc
Pelle, K. G., Oh, K., Buchholz, K., Narasimhan, V., Joice, R., Milner, D. A., Brancucci, N. M., Ma, S., Voss, T. S., Ketman, K., Seydel, K. B., Taylor, T. E., Barteneva, N. S., Huttenhower, C. and Marti, M. (2015) “Transcriptional profiling defines dynamics of parasite tissue sequestration during malaria infection”, Genome medicine. BioMed Central, Vol. 7 , 19. doi: 10.1186/s13073-015-0133-7.   edoc | Open Access
Voss, T. S., Bozdech, Z. and Bártfai, R. (2014) “Epigenetic memory takes center stage in the survival strategy of malaria parasites”, Current Opinion in Microbiology. Elsevier, pp. 88–95. doi: 10.1016/j.mib.2014.05.007.   edoc
Brancucci, N. M. B., Witmer, K., Schmid, C. and Voss, T. S. (2014) “A var gene upstream element controls protein synthesis at the level of translation initiation in Plasmodium falciparum”, PLoS ONE. Public Library of Science, Vol. 9, H. 6 , e100183. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0100183.   edoc | Open Access
Brancucci, N. M. B., Bertschi, N. L., Zhu, L., Niederwieser, I., Chin, W. H., Wampfler, R., Freymond, C., Rottmann, M., Felger, I., Bozdech, Z. and Voss, T. S. (2014) “Heterochromatin protein 1 secures survival and transmission of malaria parasites”, Cell host & microbe. Cell Press, Vol. 16, H. 2, pp. 165–176. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2014.07.004.   edoc
Dietz, O., Rusch, S., Brand, F., Mundwiler-Pachlatko, E., Gaida, A., Voss, T. S. and Beck, H.-P. (2014) “Characterization of the small exported Plasmodium falciparum membrane protein SEMP1”, PLoS ONE. Public Library of Science, Vol. 9, H. 7 , e103272.   edoc
Brunner, R., Ng, C. L., Aissaoui, H., Akabas, M. H., Boss, C., Brun, R., Callaghan, P. S., Corminboeuf, O., Fidock, D. A., Frame, I. J., Heidmann, B., Le Bihan, A., Jeno, P., Mattheis, C., Moes, S., Muller, I. B., Paguio, M., Roepe, P. D., Siegrist, R., Voss, T. S., Welford, R. W., Wittlin, S. and Binkert, C. (2013) “UV-triggered affinity capture identifies interactions between the Plasmodium falciparum multidrug resistance protein 1 (PfMDR1) and antimalarial agents in live parasitized cells”, Journal of biological chemistry. American Society of Biological Chemists, Vol. 288, H. 31, pp. 22576–22583. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.453159.   edoc
Oehring, S. C., Woodcroft, B. J., Moes, S., Wetzel, J., Dietz, O., Pulfer, A., Dekiwadia, C., Maeser, P., Flueck, C., Witmer, K., Brancucci, N. M., Niederwieser, I., Jenoe, P., Ralph, S. A. and Voss, T. S. (2012) “Organellar proteomics reveals hundreds of novel nuclear proteins in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum”, Genome biology. BioMed Central, Vol. 13, H. 11 , R108. doi: 10.1186/gb-2012-13-11-r108.   edoc
Brancucci, N. M., Witmer, K., Schmid, C. D., Flueck, C. and Voss, T. S. (2012) “Identification of a cis-acting DNA-protein interaction implicated in singular var gene choice in Plasmodium falciparum”, Cellular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 14, H. 12, pp. 1836–1848. doi: 10.1111/cmi.12004.   edoc
Witmer, K., Schmid, C. D., Brancucci, N. M., Luah, Y. H., Preiser, P. R., Bozdech, Z. and Voss, T. S. (2012) “Analysis of subtelomeric virulence gene families in Plasmodium falciparum by comparative transcriptional profiling”, Molecular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 84, H. 2, pp. 243–259. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2958.2012.08019.x.   edoc
Hoeijmakers, W. A., Flueck, C., Françoijs, K. J., Smits, A. H., Wetzel, J., Volz, J. C., Cowman, A. F., Voss, T. S., Stunnenberg, H. G. and Bártfai, R. (2012) “Plasmodium falciparum centromeres display a unique epigenetic makeup and cluster prior to and during schizogony”, Cellular microbiology. Blackwell, Vol. 14, H. 9, pp. 1391–1401. doi: 10.1111/j.1462-5822.2012.01803.x.   edoc
Dreyer, A. M., Matile, H., Papastogiannidis, P., Kamber, J., Favuzza, P., Voss, T. S., Wittlin, S. and Pluschke, G. (2012) “Passive immunoprotection of Plasmodium falciparum-infected mice designates the CyRPA as candidate malaria vaccine antigen”, Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists. American Assoc. of Immunologists, Vol. 188, H. 12, pp. 6225–6237. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1103177.   edoc
Cortés, A., Crowley, V. M., Vaquero, A. and Voss, T. S. (2012) “A view on the role of epigenetics in the biology of malaria parasites”, PLoS Pathogens. Public Library of Science, Vol. 8, H. 12 , e1002942. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002943.   edoc | Open Access
Brunner, R., Aissaoui, H., Boss, C., Bozdech, Z., Brun, R., Corminboeuf, O., Delahaye, S., Fischli, C., Heidmann, B., Kaiser, M., Kamber, J., Meyer, S., Papastogiannidis, P., Siegrist, R., Voss, T. S., Welford, R., Wittlin, S. and Binkert, C. (2012) “Identification of a new chemical class of antimalarials”, Journal of infectious diseases. Oxford University Press, Vol. 206, no. 5, pp. 735–743. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jis418.   edoc
Flueck, C., Bártfai, R., Niederwieser, I., Witmer, K., Alako, B. T. F., Moes, S., Bozdech, Z., Jenoe, P., Stunnenberg, H. G. and Voss, T. S. (2010) “A major role for the Plasmodium falciparum ApiAP2 protein PfSIP2 in chromosome end biology”, PLoS Pathogens. Public Library of Science, 6(2), p. e1000784. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000784.   edoc
Tonkin, C. J., Carret, C. K., Duraisingh, M. T., Voss, T. S., Ralph, S. A., Hommel, M., Duffy, M. F., Silva, L. M., Scherf, A., Ivens, A., Speed, T. P., Beeson, J. G. and Cowman, A. F. (2009) “Sir2 paralogues cooperate to regulate virulence genes and antigenic variation in Plasmodium falciparum”, PloS biology. Public Library of Science, Vol. 7, H. 4 , e84.   edoc
Treeck, M., Tamborrini, M., Daubenberger, C. A., Gilberger, T. W. and Voss, T. S. (2009) “Caught in action : mechanistic insights into antibody-mediated inhibition of Plasmodium merozoite invasion”, Trends in parasitology. Elsevier, Vol. 25, H. 11, pp. 494–497.   edoc
Flueck, C., Bartfai, R., Volz, J., Niederwieser, I., Salcedo-Amaya, A. M., Alako, B. T., Ehlgen, F., Ralph, S. A., Cowman, A. F., Bozdech, Z., Stunnenberg, H. G. and Voss, T. S. (2009) “Plasmodium falciparum heterochromatin protein 1 marks genomic loci linked to phenotypic variation of exported virulence factors”, PLoS Pathogens. Public Library of Science, Vol. 5, H. 9 , e1000569.   edoc
Llinás, M., Deitsch, K. W. and Voss, T. S. (2008) “Plasmodium gene regulation : far more to factor in”, Trends in parasitology. Elsevier, Vol. 24, H. 12, pp. 551–556. doi: 10.1016/j.pt.2008.08.010.   edoc