Dr Lisa Ranford-Cartwright

  • Reader, Associate Academic (Institute of Biodiversity Animal Health and Comparative Medicine)
  • Associate - Life Sciences (School of Life Sciences)
  • Associate Academic (Institute of Infection Immunity and Inflammation)

telephone: 01413302639
email: Lisa.Ranford-Cartwright@glasgow.ac.uk

Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • Analysis of the ecological and genetic bases of mosquito fitness in two major malaria vectors (ISSF Fellowship)
    Wellcome Trust
    2014 - 2015
     
  • LAPASO
    European Commission
    2013 - 2017
     
  • Genetic diversity and population dynamics of Cryptosporidium species and the use of next generation sequencing data to improve diagnostic and outbreak source identification tools. (ISSF Catalyst)
    Wellcome Trust
    2013 - 2014
     
  • Adapting cell phone technology for the diagnosis of malaria
    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
    2011 - 2012
     
  • Genetic analysis of growth rates in Plasmodium falciparum
    Wellcome Trust
    2010 - 2014
     
  • MALSIG - 'Signalling in major developmental stages of malaria parasites'
    European Commission
    2010 - 2012
     
  • TMREST - A new platform for fast molecular detection of MDR and XDR resistant strains of M. tuberculosis and of drug resistant malaria
    European Commission
    2008 - 2010
     
  • Identification of Plasmodium falciparum QTL determining differential infectivity to Anopheles mosquitoes
    Wellcome Trust
    2006 - 2009
     
  • Development of new assays and provision of samples for quality control
    International Atomic Energy Agency
    2006 - 2009
     
  • Control of malaria through expression of novel peptides in transgenic mosquitoes
    World Health Organization
    2004 - 2005
     

Additional information

Editorial Board

  • 2011 - ongoing: Parasitology
  • 2007 - ongoing: Asian Biomedicine (Research Reviews and News) (formerly Chulalongkorn Medical Journal)
  • 2004 - 2011: Malaria Journal - Editorial board

Grant Advisory Board

  • 2013 - ongoing: Leverhulme-Royal Society - Leverhulme-Royal Society Africa Awards Final Award Committee
  • 2013 - ongoing: National French Research Agency (Agence Nationale de la Recherche, ANR) - Panel member, Microbiology, Immunology and Infection (committee SVSE3)
  • 2013 - ongoing: Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsradet) - Evaluation committee, Medicine and Health - Infections panel (C1)
  • 2013 - ongoing: National Health Service/Health Protection Scotland - Scottish Malaria Advisory Group member
  • 2011 - 2011: Institut Pasteur - CEPIA Platform Scientific Evaluation/Audit
  • 2009 - 2012: Malaria Research and Reference Reagent Resource Center (MR4) - Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC)
  • 2007 - ongoing: European Commission Framework VII - Evaluator, LIF panel
  • 2006 - ongoing: European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) - External Reviewer
  • 2001 - ongoing: International Atomic Energy Agency - Expert Advisor on Malaria to Division of Human Health

Invited International Presentations

  • 2012: Lorne, Australia - Invited speaker, Molecular Approaches to Malaria conference
  • 2011: Edinburgh, UK - University of Edinburgh - Invited Speaker
  • 2011: Invited contributor and discussion leader, "Genetics and Transmission", Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation/NIH/NIAID meeting "Gametocyte Biology"
  • 2011: Paris, France - Institut Pasteur - Invited Speaker
  • 2010: Cockermouth, UK - Invited speaker, Cafe Scientifique
  • 2010: Atlanta, Georgia, USA - American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  • 2010: Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, UK - Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria Focus Meeting, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus
  • 2009: Heidelberg, Germany - Selected speaker, BioMalPar meeting.
  • 2009: Vienna, Austria - Research Coordination Meeting on Improved Accuracy of Molecular and Immunological Markers for Prediction of Efficacy of Antimalarial Drugs, International Atomic Energy Agency. 'Latest Developments in Drug Resistance Detection'.
  • 2009: Hinxton, Cambridgeshire, UK - Invited Speaker, Genomic Epidemiology of Malaria Focus Meeting: Genomics and Drug Resistance, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus
  • 2008: Newcastle, UK - British Society of Parasitology Spring & Malaria meeting
  • 2008: New York, New York, USA - New York University School of Medicine, Department of Medical Parasitology
  • 2007: Glasgow, UK - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow ' Travel Medicine Symposium: A Voyage of Discovery'. Plenary lecturer.
  • 2007: Khartoum, Sudan - National Training Course on Evolutionary Genetics of Drug Resistance in Malaria: Principles and Approach for Field Application, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, Khartoum. Invited lecturer.
  • 2007: Geneva, Switzerland - EU COST Action 857 'Apicomplexan Biology in the post-genomic era'. Invited speaker.
  • 2006: Glasgow, UK - EU COST meeting on Apicomplexan Biology. Invited speaker.
  • 2006: Glasgow, UK - Genetics Society Autumn Symposium (at ICOPA XI). Invited speaker.

Professional Learned Society

  • 2012 - 2012: EMBL Heidelberg, Germany - Scientific Organising Committee, 8th Annual BioMalPar/EVIMalaR Conference "Biology and Pathology of the Malaria Parasite"
  • 2005 - 2006: Genetics Society - Scientific co-organiser of the Autumn meeting 2006
  • 2004 - 2007: British Society for Parasitology - Hon Communications Secretary
  • 2002 - ongoing: American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene - Member
  • 2001 - 2003: Scottish Universities Molecular Parasitology Group - Co-convenor
  • 1998 - 1998: British Society for Parasitology - Co-organiser for Malaria meeting 1998
  • 1990 - ongoing: British Society for Parasitology - Member

Publications

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Number of items: 60.

2018

Toepfner, N. et al. (2018) Detection of human disease conditions by single-cell morpho-rheological phenotyping of blood. eLife, 7, e29213. (doi:10.7554/elife.29213) (PMID:29331015)

2017

Emami, S. N., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C. and Ferguson, H. M. (2017) The transmission potential of malaria-infected mosquitoes (An.gambiae-Keele, An.arabiensis-Ifakara) is altered by the vertebrate blood type they consume during parasite development. Scientific Reports, 7, 40520. (doi:10.1038/srep40520) (PMID:28094293) (PMCID:PMC5240107)

2016

Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., McGeechan, S., Inch, D., Smart, G., Richterova, L. and Mwangi, J. M. (2016) Characterisation of species and diversity of Anopheles gambiae Keele Colony. PLoS ONE, 11(12), e0168999. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0168999) (PMID:28033418) (PMCID:PMC5199079)

Gadalla, A. A.H., Schneider, P., Churcher, T. S., Nassir, E., Abdel-Muhsin, A.-M. A., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., Reece, S. E. and Babiker, H. A. (2016) Associations between season and gametocyte dynamics in chronic Plasmodium falciparum infections. PLoS ONE, 11(11), e0166699. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0166699) (PMID:27870874) (PMCID:PMC5117706)

Miles, A. et al. (2016) Indels, structural variation, and recombination drive genomic diversity inPlasmodium falciparum. Genome Research, 26(9), pp. 1288-1299. (doi:10.1101/gr.203711.115) (PMID:27531718) (PMCID:PMC5052046)

2015

Overend, G., Cabrero, P., Halberg, K. A.,, Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., Woods, D., Davies, S. A. and Dow, J. A.T. (2015) A comprehensive transcriptomic view of renal function in the malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 67, pp. 47-58. (doi:10.1016/j.ibmb.2015.05.007) (PMID:26003916)

Schneider, P., Reece, S. E., van Schaijk, B. C.L., Bousema, T., Lanke, K. H.W., Meaden, C. S.J., Gadalla, A., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C. and Babiker, H. A. (2015) Quantification of female and male Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes by reverse transcriptase quantitative PCR. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 199(1-2), pp. 29-33. (doi:10.1016/j.molbiopara.2015.03.006) (PMID:25827756)

2014

Ali, I. M. et al. (2014) Host candidate gene polymorphisms and associated clearance ofP. falciparumamodiaquine and fansidar resistance mutants in children less than 5 years in Cameroon. Pathogens and Global Health, 108(7), pp. 323-333. (doi:10.1179/2047773214Y.0000000159)

Bourquin, Y., Syed, A., Reboud, J., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., Barrett, M. P. and Cooper, J. M. (2014) Rare-cell enrichment by a rapid, label-free, ultrasonic isopycnic technique for medical diagnostics. Angewandte Chemie (International Edition), 53(22), pp. 5587-5590. (doi:10.1002/anie.201310401) (PMID:24677583) (PMCID:PMC4232275)

2013

Mwangi, J.M. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2013) Genetic and genomic approaches for the discovery of parasite genes involved in antimalarial drug resistance. Parasitology, 140(12), pp. 1455-1467. (doi:10.1017/S0031182013000954)

Babiker, H.A., Gadalla, A.A.H. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2013) The role of asymptomatic P. falciparum parasitaemia in the evolution of antimalarial drug resistance in areas of seasonal transmission. Drug Resistance Updates, 16(1-2), pp. 1-9. (doi:10.1016/j.drup.2013.02.001)

Emami, S.N., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Ferguson, H.M. (2013) The impact of low erythrocyte density in human blood on the fitness and energetic reserves of the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Malaria Journal, 12(45), (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-45)

2012

Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Mwangi, J.M. (2012) Analysis of malaria parasite phenotypes using experimental genetic crosses of Plasmodium falciparum. International Journal for Parasitology, 42(6), pp. 529-534. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2012.03.004)

Lyimo, I.N., Keegan, S.P., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Ferguson, H.M. (2012) The impact of uniform and mixed species blood meals on the fitness of the mosquito vector Anopheles gambiae s.s: does a specialist pay for diversifying its host species diet? Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 25(3), pp. 452-460. (doi:10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02442.x)

Baton, L.A. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2012) Ookinete destruction within the mosquito midgut lumen explains Anopheles albimanus refractoriness to Plasmodium falciparum (3D7A) oocyst infection. International Journal for Parasitology, 42(3), pp. 249-258. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2011.12.005)

2011

Diakite, M. et al. (2011) Host candidate gene polymorphisms and clearance of drug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum parasites. Malaria Journal, 10(250), pp. 1-13. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-10-250)

Smith, P.H., Mwangi, J.M., Afrane, Y.A., Yan, G., Obbard, D.J., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Little, T.J. (2011) Alternative splicing of the Anopheles gambiae Dscam gene in diverse Plasmodium falciparum infections. Malaria Journal, 10(Art 15), pp. 1-7. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-10-156)

Sutherland, C.J., Babiker, H., MacKinnon, M.J., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Sayed, B.B. (2011) Rational deployment of antimalarial drugs in Africa: should first-line combination drugs be reserved for paediatric malaria cases? Parasitology, 138(12), pp. 1459-1468. (doi:10.1017/S0031182011001144)

2010

Tanabe, K. et al. (2010) Plasmodium falciparum accompanied the human expansion out of Africa. Current Biology, 20(14), pp. 1283-1289. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2010.05.053)

Zhang, M. et al. (2010) The Plasmodium eukaryotic initiation factor-2α kinase IK2 controls the latency of sporozoites in the mosquito salivary glands. Journal of Experimental Medicine, 207(7), pp. 1465-1474. (doi:10.1084/jem.20091975)

Kirwan, P., Jackson, A.L., Asaolu, S.O., Molloy, S.F., Abiona, T.C., Bruce, M.C., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., O' Neill, S.M. and Holland, C.V. (2010) Impact of repeated four-monthly anthelmintic treatment on Plasmodium infection in preschool children: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomized trial. BMC Infectious Diseases, 10(277), pp. 1-11. (doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-277)

Quashie, N.B., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and De Koning, H.P. (2010) Uptake of purines in Plasmodium falciparum-infected human erythrocytes is mostly mediated by the human Equilibrative Nucleoside Transporter and the human Facilitative Nucleobase Transporter. Malaria Journal, 9(36), (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-9-36)

Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Sinha, A., Humphreys, G.S. and Mwangi, J.M. (2010) New synchronization method for Plasmodium falciparum. Malaria Journal, 9(170), (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-9-170)

Zhang, M. et al. (2010) The Plasmodium eukaryotic initiation factor-2  kinase IK2 controls the latency of sporozoites in the mosquito salivary glands. Journal of Experimental Medicine, 207(7), pp. 1465-1474. (doi:10.1084/jem.20091975)

2009

Reininger, L., Tewari, R., Fennell, C., Holland, Z., Goldring, D., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Billker, O. and Doerig, C. (2009) An essential role for the plasmodium nek-2 NIMA-related protein kinase in the sexual development of malaria parasites. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 284(31), pp. 20858-20868. (doi:10.1074/jbc.M109.017988)

Schnick, C., Polley, S.D., Fivelman, Q.L., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Wilkinson, S.R., Brannigan, J.A., Wilkinson, A.J. and Baker, D.A. (2009) Structure and non-essential function of glycerol kinase in Plasmodium falciparum blood stages. Molecular Microbiology, 71(2), pp. 533-545. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2958.2008.06544.x)

Arambage, S.C., Grant, K.M., Pardo, I., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Hurd, H. (2009) Malaria ookinetes exhibit multiple markers for apoptosis-like programmed cell death in vitro. Parasites and Vectors, 2(32), (doi:10.1186/1756-3305-2-32)

Doerig, C. et al. (2009) Signalling in malaria parasites the malsig consortium. Parasite-Journal De La Societe Francaise De Parasitologie, 16(3), pp. 169-182. [Book Review]

Fennell, C., Babbitt, S., Russo, I., Wilkes, J., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Goldberg, D. and Doerig, C. (2009) PfeIK1, a eukaryotic initiation factor 2[alpha] kinase of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum , regulates stress-response to amino-acid starvation. Malaria Journal, 8(1), p. 99. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-8-99)

2008

Quashie, N.B., Dorin-Semblat, D., Bray, P.G., Biagini, G.A., Doerig, C., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and De Koning, H.P. (2008) A comprehensive model of purine uptake by the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum: identification of four purine transport activities in intraerythrocytic parasites. Biochemical Journal, 411(2), pp. 287-295. (doi:10.1042/BJ20071460)

Arrighi, R. B. G., Ebikeme, C., Jiang, Y., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Barrett, M.P., Langel, U. and Faye, I. (2008) Cell-Penetrating Peptide TP10 Shows Broad-Spectrum Activity against both Plasmodium falciparum and Trypanosoma brucei brucei. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 52(9), pp. 3414-3417. (doi:10.1128/AAC.01450-07)

Dorin-Semblat, D., Sicard, A., Doerig, C., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Doerig, C. (2008) Disruption of the pfPK7 gene impairs schizogony and sporogony in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Eukaryotic Cell, 7(2), pp. 279-285. (doi:10.1128/EC.00245-07)

Koning-Ward, T.F. et al. (2008) The role of osmiophilic bodies and Pfg377 expression in female gametocyte emergence and mosquito infectivity in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Molecular Microbiology, 67(2), pp. 278-290. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2958.2007.06039.x)

2007

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2007) Morphological evidence for proliferative regeneration of the Anopheles stephensi midgut epithelium following Plasmodium falciparum ookinete invasion. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 96, pp. 244-254. (doi:10.1016/j.jip.2007.05.005)

Dorin-Semblat, D., Quashie, N., Halbert, J., Sicard, A., Doerig, C., Peat, E. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2007) Functional characterization of both MAP kinases of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum by reverse genetic. Molecular Microbiology, 65, pp. 1170-1180. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2958.2007.05859.x)

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2007) Susceptibility of Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles stephensi to tropical isolates of Plasmodium falciparum. Malaria Journal, 6(Art No), .-.. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-6-139)

Tanabe, K. et al. (2007) Allelic dimorphism-associated restriction of recombination in Plasmodium falciparum msp1. Gene, 397, pp. 153-160. (doi:10.1016/j.gene.2007.04.033)

2006

Quashie, N.B., de Koning, H.P. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2006) An improved and highly sensitive microfluorimetric method for assessing susceptibility of Plasmodium falciparum to antimalarial drugs in vitro. Malaria Journal, 5, p. 95.

Gudin, S., Quashie, N., Candlish, D., Al-Salabi, M., Jarvis, S., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and de Koning, H. (2006) Trypanosoma brucei: A survey of pyrimidine transport activities. Experimental Parasitology, 114, pp. 118-125. (doi:10.1016/j.expara.2006.02.018)

Mwangi, J., Omar, S. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2006) Comparison of microsatellite and antigen-coding loci for differentiating recrudescing Plasmodium falciparum infections from reinfections in Kenya. International Journal for Parasitology, 36, pp. 329-336. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2005.10.013)

2005

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2005) Do malaria ookinete surface proteins P25 and P28 mediate parasite entry into mosquito midgut epithelial cells? Malaria Journal, 4, (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-4-15)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2005) How do malaria ookinetes cross the mosquito midgut wall? Trends in Parasitology, 21, pp. 22-28. (doi:10.1016/j.pt.2004.11.001)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2005) Spreading the seeds of million-murdering death : metamorphoses of malaria in the mosquito. Trends in Parasitology, 21, pp. 573-580. (doi:10.1016/j.pt.2005.09.012)

Checchi, F. et al. (2005) Evidence basis for antimalarial policy change in Sierra Leone: five in vivo efficacy studies of chloroquine, sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine and amodiaquine. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 10, pp. 146-153.

Reininger, L. et al. (2005) A NIMA-related protein kinase is essential for completion of the sexual cycle of malaria parasites. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 280, pp. 31957-31964. (doi:10.1074/jbc.M504523200)

2004

Bell, A. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2004) A real-time PCR assay for quantifying Plasmodium falciparum infections in the mosquito vector. International Journal for Parasitology, 34(7), pp. 795-802. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2004.03.008)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2004) Plasmodium falciparum ookinete invasion of the midgut epithelium of Anopheles stephensi is consistent with the Time Bomb model. Parasitology, 129, pp. 663-676. (doi:10.1017/S0031182004005979)

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2004) Drug resistance in malaria: are we losing the arms race? Biologist, 51(3), pp. 160-164.

Tanabe, K., Sakihama, N., Hattori, T., Ranford-Cartwright, L., Goldman, I., Escalante, A. and Lal, A. (2004) Genetic distance in housekeeping genes between Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium reichenowi and within P-falciparum. Journal of Molecular Evolution, 59, pp. 687-694. (doi:10.1007/s00239-004-2662-3)

2003

Franks, S., Baton, L., Tetteh, K., Tongren, E., Dewin, D., Akanmori, B., Koram, K., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Riley, E. (2003) Genetic diversity and antigenic polymorphism in Plasmodium falciparum: Extensive serological cross-reactivity between allelic variants of merozoite surface protein 2. Infection and Immunity, 71, pp. 3485-3495. (doi:10.1128/IAI.71.6.3485-3495.2003)

2002

Abdel-Muhsin, A., Ranford-Cartwright, L., Medani, A., Ahmed, S., Suleiman, S., Khan, B., Hunt, P., Walliker, D. and Babiker, H. (2002) Detection of mutations in the Plasmodium falciparum dihydrofolate reductase (dhfr) gene by dot-blot hybridization. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 67, pp. 24-27.

Hayton, K., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Walliker, D. (2002) Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance in the rodent malaria parasite Plasmodium chabaudi. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 46, pp. 2482-2489. (doi:10.1128/AAC.46.8.2482-2489.2002)

Ranford-Cartwright, L., Johnston, K., Abdel-Muhsin, A., Khan, B. and Babiker, H. (2002) Critical comparison of molecular genotyping methods for detection of drug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 96, pp. 568-572.

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2002) Detection of mutations in Plasmodium falciparum drug resistance genes by dot-blot hybridization. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 67(1), pp. 24-27.

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2002) Real-time quantitative PCR in parasitology. Trends in Parasitology, 18(8), pp. 338-342. (doi:10.1016/S1471-4922(02)02331-0)

Smith, T., Walliker, D. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2002) Sexual differentiation and sex determination in the Apicomplexa. Trends in Parasitology, 18, pp. 315-323.

Tanabe, K., Sakihama, N., Farnert, A., Rooth, I., Bjorkman, A., Walliker, D. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2002) In vitro recombination during PCR of Plasmodium falciparum DNA: a potential pitfall in molecular population genetic analysis. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 122, pp. 211-216.

2001

Farnert, A. et al. (2001) Genotyping of Plasmodium falciparum infections by PCR: a comparative multicentre study. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 95, pp. 225-232.

Franks, S., Koram, K., Wagner, G., Tetteh, K., McGuinness, D., Wheeler, J., Nkrumah, F., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Riley, E. (2001) Frequent and persistent, asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infections in African infants, characterized by multilocus genotyping. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 183, pp. 796-804.

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2001) Insecticide treated curtains and allelic polymorphism of Plasmodium falciparum genes in a rural area of Burkina Faso (west Africa). Parassitologia, 43(Suppl), pp. 7-10.

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Number of items: 60.

Articles

Toepfner, N. et al. (2018) Detection of human disease conditions by single-cell morpho-rheological phenotyping of blood. eLife, 7, e29213. (doi:10.7554/elife.29213) (PMID:29331015)

Emami, S. N., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C. and Ferguson, H. M. (2017) The transmission potential of malaria-infected mosquitoes (An.gambiae-Keele, An.arabiensis-Ifakara) is altered by the vertebrate blood type they consume during parasite development. Scientific Reports, 7, 40520. (doi:10.1038/srep40520) (PMID:28094293) (PMCID:PMC5240107)

Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., McGeechan, S., Inch, D., Smart, G., Richterova, L. and Mwangi, J. M. (2016) Characterisation of species and diversity of Anopheles gambiae Keele Colony. PLoS ONE, 11(12), e0168999. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0168999) (PMID:28033418) (PMCID:PMC5199079)

Gadalla, A. A.H., Schneider, P., Churcher, T. S., Nassir, E., Abdel-Muhsin, A.-M. A., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., Reece, S. E. and Babiker, H. A. (2016) Associations between season and gametocyte dynamics in chronic Plasmodium falciparum infections. PLoS ONE, 11(11), e0166699. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0166699) (PMID:27870874) (PMCID:PMC5117706)

Miles, A. et al. (2016) Indels, structural variation, and recombination drive genomic diversity inPlasmodium falciparum. Genome Research, 26(9), pp. 1288-1299. (doi:10.1101/gr.203711.115) (PMID:27531718) (PMCID:PMC5052046)

Overend, G., Cabrero, P., Halberg, K. A.,, Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., Woods, D., Davies, S. A. and Dow, J. A.T. (2015) A comprehensive transcriptomic view of renal function in the malaria vector, Anopheles gambiae. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 67, pp. 47-58. (doi:10.1016/j.ibmb.2015.05.007) (PMID:26003916)

Schneider, P., Reece, S. E., van Schaijk, B. C.L., Bousema, T., Lanke, K. H.W., Meaden, C. S.J., Gadalla, A., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C. and Babiker, H. A. (2015) Quantification of female and male Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes by reverse transcriptase quantitative PCR. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 199(1-2), pp. 29-33. (doi:10.1016/j.molbiopara.2015.03.006) (PMID:25827756)

Ali, I. M. et al. (2014) Host candidate gene polymorphisms and associated clearance ofP. falciparumamodiaquine and fansidar resistance mutants in children less than 5 years in Cameroon. Pathogens and Global Health, 108(7), pp. 323-333. (doi:10.1179/2047773214Y.0000000159)

Bourquin, Y., Syed, A., Reboud, J., Ranford-Cartwright, L. C., Barrett, M. P. and Cooper, J. M. (2014) Rare-cell enrichment by a rapid, label-free, ultrasonic isopycnic technique for medical diagnostics. Angewandte Chemie (International Edition), 53(22), pp. 5587-5590. (doi:10.1002/anie.201310401) (PMID:24677583) (PMCID:PMC4232275)

Mwangi, J.M. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2013) Genetic and genomic approaches for the discovery of parasite genes involved in antimalarial drug resistance. Parasitology, 140(12), pp. 1455-1467. (doi:10.1017/S0031182013000954)

Babiker, H.A., Gadalla, A.A.H. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2013) The role of asymptomatic P. falciparum parasitaemia in the evolution of antimalarial drug resistance in areas of seasonal transmission. Drug Resistance Updates, 16(1-2), pp. 1-9. (doi:10.1016/j.drup.2013.02.001)

Emami, S.N., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Ferguson, H.M. (2013) The impact of low erythrocyte density in human blood on the fitness and energetic reserves of the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Malaria Journal, 12(45), (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-12-45)

Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Mwangi, J.M. (2012) Analysis of malaria parasite phenotypes using experimental genetic crosses of Plasmodium falciparum. International Journal for Parasitology, 42(6), pp. 529-534. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2012.03.004)

Lyimo, I.N., Keegan, S.P., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Ferguson, H.M. (2012) The impact of uniform and mixed species blood meals on the fitness of the mosquito vector Anopheles gambiae s.s: does a specialist pay for diversifying its host species diet? Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 25(3), pp. 452-460. (doi:10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02442.x)

Baton, L.A. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2012) Ookinete destruction within the mosquito midgut lumen explains Anopheles albimanus refractoriness to Plasmodium falciparum (3D7A) oocyst infection. International Journal for Parasitology, 42(3), pp. 249-258. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2011.12.005)

Diakite, M. et al. (2011) Host candidate gene polymorphisms and clearance of drug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum parasites. Malaria Journal, 10(250), pp. 1-13. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-10-250)

Smith, P.H., Mwangi, J.M., Afrane, Y.A., Yan, G., Obbard, D.J., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Little, T.J. (2011) Alternative splicing of the Anopheles gambiae Dscam gene in diverse Plasmodium falciparum infections. Malaria Journal, 10(Art 15), pp. 1-7. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-10-156)

Sutherland, C.J., Babiker, H., MacKinnon, M.J., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Sayed, B.B. (2011) Rational deployment of antimalarial drugs in Africa: should first-line combination drugs be reserved for paediatric malaria cases? Parasitology, 138(12), pp. 1459-1468. (doi:10.1017/S0031182011001144)

Tanabe, K. et al. (2010) Plasmodium falciparum accompanied the human expansion out of Africa. Current Biology, 20(14), pp. 1283-1289. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2010.05.053)

Zhang, M. et al. (2010) The Plasmodium eukaryotic initiation factor-2α kinase IK2 controls the latency of sporozoites in the mosquito salivary glands. Journal of Experimental Medicine, 207(7), pp. 1465-1474. (doi:10.1084/jem.20091975)

Kirwan, P., Jackson, A.L., Asaolu, S.O., Molloy, S.F., Abiona, T.C., Bruce, M.C., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., O' Neill, S.M. and Holland, C.V. (2010) Impact of repeated four-monthly anthelmintic treatment on Plasmodium infection in preschool children: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomized trial. BMC Infectious Diseases, 10(277), pp. 1-11. (doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-277)

Quashie, N.B., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and De Koning, H.P. (2010) Uptake of purines in Plasmodium falciparum-infected human erythrocytes is mostly mediated by the human Equilibrative Nucleoside Transporter and the human Facilitative Nucleobase Transporter. Malaria Journal, 9(36), (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-9-36)

Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Sinha, A., Humphreys, G.S. and Mwangi, J.M. (2010) New synchronization method for Plasmodium falciparum. Malaria Journal, 9(170), (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-9-170)

Zhang, M. et al. (2010) The Plasmodium eukaryotic initiation factor-2  kinase IK2 controls the latency of sporozoites in the mosquito salivary glands. Journal of Experimental Medicine, 207(7), pp. 1465-1474. (doi:10.1084/jem.20091975)

Reininger, L., Tewari, R., Fennell, C., Holland, Z., Goldring, D., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Billker, O. and Doerig, C. (2009) An essential role for the plasmodium nek-2 NIMA-related protein kinase in the sexual development of malaria parasites. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 284(31), pp. 20858-20868. (doi:10.1074/jbc.M109.017988)

Schnick, C., Polley, S.D., Fivelman, Q.L., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Wilkinson, S.R., Brannigan, J.A., Wilkinson, A.J. and Baker, D.A. (2009) Structure and non-essential function of glycerol kinase in Plasmodium falciparum blood stages. Molecular Microbiology, 71(2), pp. 533-545. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2958.2008.06544.x)

Arambage, S.C., Grant, K.M., Pardo, I., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and Hurd, H. (2009) Malaria ookinetes exhibit multiple markers for apoptosis-like programmed cell death in vitro. Parasites and Vectors, 2(32), (doi:10.1186/1756-3305-2-32)

Fennell, C., Babbitt, S., Russo, I., Wilkes, J., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Goldberg, D. and Doerig, C. (2009) PfeIK1, a eukaryotic initiation factor 2[alpha] kinase of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum , regulates stress-response to amino-acid starvation. Malaria Journal, 8(1), p. 99. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-8-99)

Quashie, N.B., Dorin-Semblat, D., Bray, P.G., Biagini, G.A., Doerig, C., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. and De Koning, H.P. (2008) A comprehensive model of purine uptake by the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum: identification of four purine transport activities in intraerythrocytic parasites. Biochemical Journal, 411(2), pp. 287-295. (doi:10.1042/BJ20071460)

Arrighi, R. B. G., Ebikeme, C., Jiang, Y., Ranford-Cartwright, L.C., Barrett, M.P., Langel, U. and Faye, I. (2008) Cell-Penetrating Peptide TP10 Shows Broad-Spectrum Activity against both Plasmodium falciparum and Trypanosoma brucei brucei. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 52(9), pp. 3414-3417. (doi:10.1128/AAC.01450-07)

Dorin-Semblat, D., Sicard, A., Doerig, C., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Doerig, C. (2008) Disruption of the pfPK7 gene impairs schizogony and sporogony in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Eukaryotic Cell, 7(2), pp. 279-285. (doi:10.1128/EC.00245-07)

Koning-Ward, T.F. et al. (2008) The role of osmiophilic bodies and Pfg377 expression in female gametocyte emergence and mosquito infectivity in the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Molecular Microbiology, 67(2), pp. 278-290. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2958.2007.06039.x)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2007) Morphological evidence for proliferative regeneration of the Anopheles stephensi midgut epithelium following Plasmodium falciparum ookinete invasion. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 96, pp. 244-254. (doi:10.1016/j.jip.2007.05.005)

Dorin-Semblat, D., Quashie, N., Halbert, J., Sicard, A., Doerig, C., Peat, E. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2007) Functional characterization of both MAP kinases of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum by reverse genetic. Molecular Microbiology, 65, pp. 1170-1180. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2958.2007.05859.x)

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2007) Susceptibility of Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles stephensi to tropical isolates of Plasmodium falciparum. Malaria Journal, 6(Art No), .-.. (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-6-139)

Tanabe, K. et al. (2007) Allelic dimorphism-associated restriction of recombination in Plasmodium falciparum msp1. Gene, 397, pp. 153-160. (doi:10.1016/j.gene.2007.04.033)

Quashie, N.B., de Koning, H.P. and Ranford-Cartwright, L.C. (2006) An improved and highly sensitive microfluorimetric method for assessing susceptibility of Plasmodium falciparum to antimalarial drugs in vitro. Malaria Journal, 5, p. 95.

Gudin, S., Quashie, N., Candlish, D., Al-Salabi, M., Jarvis, S., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and de Koning, H. (2006) Trypanosoma brucei: A survey of pyrimidine transport activities. Experimental Parasitology, 114, pp. 118-125. (doi:10.1016/j.expara.2006.02.018)

Mwangi, J., Omar, S. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2006) Comparison of microsatellite and antigen-coding loci for differentiating recrudescing Plasmodium falciparum infections from reinfections in Kenya. International Journal for Parasitology, 36, pp. 329-336. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2005.10.013)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2005) Do malaria ookinete surface proteins P25 and P28 mediate parasite entry into mosquito midgut epithelial cells? Malaria Journal, 4, (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-4-15)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2005) How do malaria ookinetes cross the mosquito midgut wall? Trends in Parasitology, 21, pp. 22-28. (doi:10.1016/j.pt.2004.11.001)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2005) Spreading the seeds of million-murdering death : metamorphoses of malaria in the mosquito. Trends in Parasitology, 21, pp. 573-580. (doi:10.1016/j.pt.2005.09.012)

Checchi, F. et al. (2005) Evidence basis for antimalarial policy change in Sierra Leone: five in vivo efficacy studies of chloroquine, sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine and amodiaquine. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 10, pp. 146-153.

Reininger, L. et al. (2005) A NIMA-related protein kinase is essential for completion of the sexual cycle of malaria parasites. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 280, pp. 31957-31964. (doi:10.1074/jbc.M504523200)

Bell, A. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2004) A real-time PCR assay for quantifying Plasmodium falciparum infections in the mosquito vector. International Journal for Parasitology, 34(7), pp. 795-802. (doi:10.1016/j.ijpara.2004.03.008)

Baton, L. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2004) Plasmodium falciparum ookinete invasion of the midgut epithelium of Anopheles stephensi is consistent with the Time Bomb model. Parasitology, 129, pp. 663-676. (doi:10.1017/S0031182004005979)

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2004) Drug resistance in malaria: are we losing the arms race? Biologist, 51(3), pp. 160-164.

Tanabe, K., Sakihama, N., Hattori, T., Ranford-Cartwright, L., Goldman, I., Escalante, A. and Lal, A. (2004) Genetic distance in housekeeping genes between Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium reichenowi and within P-falciparum. Journal of Molecular Evolution, 59, pp. 687-694. (doi:10.1007/s00239-004-2662-3)

Franks, S., Baton, L., Tetteh, K., Tongren, E., Dewin, D., Akanmori, B., Koram, K., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Riley, E. (2003) Genetic diversity and antigenic polymorphism in Plasmodium falciparum: Extensive serological cross-reactivity between allelic variants of merozoite surface protein 2. Infection and Immunity, 71, pp. 3485-3495. (doi:10.1128/IAI.71.6.3485-3495.2003)

Abdel-Muhsin, A., Ranford-Cartwright, L., Medani, A., Ahmed, S., Suleiman, S., Khan, B., Hunt, P., Walliker, D. and Babiker, H. (2002) Detection of mutations in the Plasmodium falciparum dihydrofolate reductase (dhfr) gene by dot-blot hybridization. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 67, pp. 24-27.

Hayton, K., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Walliker, D. (2002) Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance in the rodent malaria parasite Plasmodium chabaudi. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 46, pp. 2482-2489. (doi:10.1128/AAC.46.8.2482-2489.2002)

Ranford-Cartwright, L., Johnston, K., Abdel-Muhsin, A., Khan, B. and Babiker, H. (2002) Critical comparison of molecular genotyping methods for detection of drug-resistant Plasmodium falciparum. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 96, pp. 568-572.

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2002) Detection of mutations in Plasmodium falciparum drug resistance genes by dot-blot hybridization. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 67(1), pp. 24-27.

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2002) Real-time quantitative PCR in parasitology. Trends in Parasitology, 18(8), pp. 338-342. (doi:10.1016/S1471-4922(02)02331-0)

Smith, T., Walliker, D. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2002) Sexual differentiation and sex determination in the Apicomplexa. Trends in Parasitology, 18, pp. 315-323.

Tanabe, K., Sakihama, N., Farnert, A., Rooth, I., Bjorkman, A., Walliker, D. and Ranford-Cartwright, L. (2002) In vitro recombination during PCR of Plasmodium falciparum DNA: a potential pitfall in molecular population genetic analysis. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology, 122, pp. 211-216.

Farnert, A. et al. (2001) Genotyping of Plasmodium falciparum infections by PCR: a comparative multicentre study. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 95, pp. 225-232.

Franks, S., Koram, K., Wagner, G., Tetteh, K., McGuinness, D., Wheeler, J., Nkrumah, F., Ranford-Cartwright, L. and Riley, E. (2001) Frequent and persistent, asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infections in African infants, characterized by multilocus genotyping. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 183, pp. 796-804.

Ranford-cartwright, L. (2001) Insecticide treated curtains and allelic polymorphism of Plasmodium falciparum genes in a rural area of Burkina Faso (west Africa). Parassitologia, 43(Suppl), pp. 7-10.

Book Reviews

Doerig, C. et al. (2009) Signalling in malaria parasites the malsig consortium. Parasite-Journal De La Societe Francaise De Parasitologie, 16(3), pp. 169-182. [Book Review]

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