Alejandro Castellanos, PhD

  • 659 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
20022020
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Cryptosporidium Medicine & Life Sciences
Cryptosporidium parvum Medicine & Life Sciences
Cryptosporidiosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Parasites Medicine & Life Sciences
Recombinases Medicine & Life Sciences
Infection Medicine & Life Sciences
Point-of-Care Systems Medicine & Life Sciences
Protozoa Chemical Compounds

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Projects 2016 2019

Research Output 2002 2020

  • 659 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 31 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article

A Novel Method to Silence Genes in Cryptosporidium

Castellanos, A., Jan 1 2020, Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press Inc., p. 193-203 11 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2052).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cryptosporidium
Cryptosporidiosis
Parasites
Genes
Gene Silencing
1 Citation (Scopus)
Cryptosporidium parvum
Subtilisin
Serine Proteases
Cryptosporidium
Parasites

Systematic gene silencing identified Cryptosporidium nucleoside diphosphate kinase and other molecules as targets for suppression of parasite proliferation in human intestinal cells

Castellanos, A., Martinez-Traverso, G., Fishbeck, K., Nava, S. & White, A. C., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 12153.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nucleoside-Diphosphate Kinase
Cryptosporidium
Gene Silencing
Ellagic Acid
Cryptosporidiosis
4 Citations (Scopus)

Efficacy of recombinase polymerase amplification to diagnose trypanosoma cruzi infection in dogs with cardiac alterations from an endemic Area of Mexico

Jimenez-Coello, M., Shelite, T., Castellanos, A., Saldarriaga, O., Rivero, R., Ortega-Pacheco, A., Acevedo-Arcique, C., Amaya-Guardia, K., Garg, N., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Aug 1 2018, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 18, 8, p. 417-423 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recombinases
Trypanosoma cruzi
Mexico
Dogs
Infection
5 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular diagnosis of protozoan parasites by Recombinase Polymerase Amplification

Castellanos, A., White, A. C., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Jun 1 2018, In : Acta Tropica. 182, p. 4-11 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recombinases
Point-of-Care Systems
Protozoa
Parasites
Protozoan Infections