Ben Mans
Ben Mans
Agricultural Research Council, Onderstepoort Veterinary Research
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The role of saliva in tick feeding
IMB Francischetti, A Sa-Nunes, BJ Mans, IM Santos, JMC Ribeiro
Frontiers in bioscience: a journal and virtual library 14, 2051, 2009
An annotated catalog of salivary gland transcripts from Ixodes scapularis ticks
JMC Ribeiro, F Alarcon-Chaidez, IMB Francischetti, BJ Mans, TN Mather, ...
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 36 (2), 111-129, 2006
Comparative genomics, evolution and origins of the nuclear envelope and nuclear pore complex
B Mans, V Anantharaman, L Aravind, EV Koonin
Cell cycle 3 (12), 1625-1650, 2004
Adaptation of ticks to a blood-feeding environment: evolution from a functional perspective
BJ Mans, AWH Neitz
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 34 (1), 1-17, 2004
A review of Theileria diagnostics and epidemiology
BJ Mans, R Pienaar, AA Latif
International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 4 (1), 104-118, 2015
Function and evolution of a mosquito salivary protein family
E Calvo, BJ Mans, JF Andersen, JMC Ribeiro
Journal of Biological Chemistry 281 (4), 1935-1942, 2006
The transcriptome of the salivary glands of the female western black-legged tick Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae)
IMB Francischetti, VM Pham, BJ Mans, JF Andersen, TN Mather, RS Lane, ...
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 35 (10), 1142-1161, 2005
An insight into the sialome of blood-feeding Nematocera
JMC Ribeiro, BJ Mans, B Arcą
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 40 (11), 767-784, 2010
Comparative sialomics between hard and soft ticks: implications for the evolution of blood-feeding behavior
BJ Mans, JF Andersen, IMB Francischetti, JG Valenzuela, TG Schwan, ...
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 38 (1), 42-58, 2008
Comparative salivary gland transcriptomics of sandfly vectors of visceral leishmaniasis
JM Anderson, F Oliveira, S Kamhawi, BJ Mans, D Reynoso, AE Seitz, ...
BMC genomics 7 (1), 1-23, 2006
Savignygrin, a platelet aggregation inhibitor from the soft tickOrnithodoros savignyi, presents the RGD integrin recognition motif on the Kunitz-BPTI fold
BJ Mans, AI Louw, AWH Neitz
Journal of Biological Chemistry 277 (24), 21371-21378, 2002
Evolution of hematophagy in ticks: common origins for blood coagulation and platelet aggregation inhibitors from soft ticks of the genus Ornithodoros
BJ Mans, AI Louw, AWH Neitz
Molecular Biology and Evolution 19 (10), 1695-1705, 2002
Nuttalliella namaqua: a living fossil and closest relative to the ancestral tick lineage: implications for the evolution of blood-feeding in ticks
BJ Mans, D De Klerk, R Pienaar, AA Latif
PloS one 6 (8), e23675, 2011
Function, mechanism and evolution of the moubatin-clade of soft tick lipocalins
BJ Mans, JMC Ribeiro
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 38 (9), 841-852, 2008
Multifunctionality and mechanism of ligand binding in a mosquito antiinflammatory protein
E Calvo, BJ Mans, JMC Ribeiro, JF Andersen
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 106 (10), 3728-3733, 2009
Structure, function, and evolution of biogenic amine-binding proteins in soft ticks
BJ Mans, JMC Ribeiro, JF Andersen
Journal of Biological Chemistry 283 (27), 18721-18733, 2008
An insight into the sialome of the soft tick, Ornithodorus parkeri
IMB Francischetti, BJ Mans, Z Meng, N Gudderra, TD Veenstra, VM Pham, ...
Insect biochemistry and molecular biology 38 (1), 1-21, 2008
Biochemical perspectives on paralysis and other forms of toxicoses caused by ticks
BJ Mans, R Gothe, AWH Neitz
Parasitology 129 (S1), S95-S111, 2004
Evolution of vertebrate hemostatic and inflammatory control mechanisms in blood-feeding arthropods
BJ Mans
Journal of Innate Immunity 3 (1), 41-51, 2011
An insight into the salivary transcriptome and proteome of the soft tick and vector of epizootic bovine abortion, Ornithodoros coriaceus
IMB Francischetti, Z Meng, BJ Mans, N Gudderra, M Hall, TD Veenstra, ...
Journal of proteomics 71 (5), 493-512, 2008
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