Dawidowski M, Kalel V.C, Napolitano V, Fino R, Schorpp K, Emmanouilidis L, Lenhart D, Ostertag M, Kaiser M, Kolonko M, Tippler B, Schliebs W, Dubin G, Mäser P, Tetko I.V, Hadian K, Plettenburg O, Erdmann R, Sattler M, Popowicz G.M. Structure-activity relationship in pyrazolo[4,3-c]pyridines, first inhibitors of PEX14-PEX5 protein-protein interaction with trypanocidal activity. J Med Chem. 2020;63(2):847-879. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.9b01876

2020
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Dickie E.A, Giordani F, Gould M.K, Mäser P, Burri C, Mottram J.C, Rao S.P.S, Barrett M.P. New drugs for human african trypanosomiasis: a twenty first century success story. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2020;5:29. DOI: 10.3390/tropicalmed5010029

2020
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Kaiser M, Mäser P. In vitro drug efficacy testing against Trypanosoma brucei. In: Michels P.A.M,Ginger M.L,Zilberstein D, eds. Trypanosomatids: methods and protocols. 2116, 781-789. New York: Springer, 2020. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-0716-0294-2_46

2020
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Rao S.P.S, Lakshminarayana S.B, Jiricek J, Kaiser M, Ritchie R, Myburgh E, Supek F, Tuntland T, Nagle A, Molteni V, Maser P, Mottram J.C, Barrett M.P, Diagana T.T. Anti-trypanosomal proteasome inhibitors cure hemolymphatic and meningoencephalic murine infection models of african trypanosomiasis. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2020;5:28. DOI: 10.3390/tropicalmed5010028

2020
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Vahekeni N, Neto P.M, Kayimbo M.K, Mäser P, Theophile J, da Costa E, Falquet J, van Eeuwijk P. Use of herbal remedies in the management of sleeping sickness in four northern provinces of Angola. J Ethnopharmacol. 2020;256:112382. DOI: 10.1016/j.jep.2019.112382

2020
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PubMed (31743767)

Wiedemar N, Hauser D.A, Mäser P. One hundred years of Suramin. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2020;64(3):e01168-19. DOI: 10.1128/AAC.01168-19

2020
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PubMed (31844000)

Baragaña B, Forte B, Choi R, Nakazawa Hewitt S, Bueren-Calabuig J.A, Pisco J.P, Peet C, Dranow D.M, Robinson D.A, Jansen C, Norcross N.R, Vinayak S, Anderson M, Brooks C.F, Cooper C.A, Damerow S, Delves M, Dowers K, Duffy J, Edwards T.E, Hallyburton I, Horst B.G, Hulverson M.A, Ferguson L, Jiménez-Díaz M.B, Jumani R.S, Lorimer D.D, Love M.S, Maher S, Matthews H, McNamara C.W, Miller P, O'Neill S, Ojo K.K, Osuna-Cabello M, Pinto E, Post J, Riley J, Rottmann M, Sanz L.M, Scullion P, Sharma A, Shepherd S.M, Shishikura Y, Simeons F.R.C, Stebbins E.E, Stojanovski L, Straschil U, Tamaki F.K, Tamjar J, Torrie L.S, Vantaux A, Witkowski B, Wittlin S, Yogavel M, Zuccotto F, Angulo-Barturen I, Sinden R, Baum J, Gamo F.J, Mäser P, Kyle D.E, Winzeler E.A, Myler P.J, Wyatt P.G, Floyd D, Matthews D, Sharma A, Striepen B, Huston C.D, Gray D.W, Fairlamb A.H, Pisliakov A.V, Walpole C, Read K.D, Van Voorhis W.C, Gilbert I.H. Lysyl-tRNA synthetase as a drug target in malaria and cryptosporidiosis. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2019;116(14):7015-7020. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1814685116

2019
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Hochegger P, Faist J, Seebacher W, Saf R, Mäser P, Kaiser M, Weis R. Antiprotozoal activities of tetrazole-quinolines with aminopiperidine linker. Med Chem. 2019;15(4):409-416. DOI: 10.2174/1573406414666181015115101

2019
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Hochegger P, Faist J, Seebacher W, Saf R, Mäser P, Kaiser M, Weis R. Synthesis and structure-activity relationships for new 6-fluoroquinoline derivatives with antiplasmodial activity. Bioorg Med Chem. 2019;27(10):2052-2065. DOI: 10.1016/j.bmc.2019.03.061

2019
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Hoffelner M, Petritsch M, Ahmad S, Seebacher W, Dolensky J, Hochegger P, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Saf R, Weis R. New derivatives of 3-azabicyclo[3.2.2]nonanes and their antiprotozoal activities. Monatsh Chem. 2019;150(11):1959-1972. DOI: 10.1007/s00706-019-02509-0

2019
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Jourdan J, Walz A, Matile H, Schmidt A, Wu J, Wang X, Dong Y, Vennerstrom J.L, Schmidt R.S, Wittlin S, Mäser P. Stochastic protein alkylation by antimalarial peroxides. ACS Infect Dis. 2019;5(12):2067-2075. DOI: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.9b00264

2019
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Mäser P. Parasiten machen Geschichte. In: Bregy C,Buschle M,Settelen-Trees D, eds. Gespräche im Garten: Kultur - Natur - Gutes Leben: , 127-131. Basel: Christoph Merian Verlag, 2019

2019
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Mohsin N.U.A, Seebacher W, Hochegger P, Faist J, Saf R, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Weis R. Synthesis of new 1-benzyl tetrahydropyridin-4-ylidene piperidinium salts and their antiplasmodial and antitrypanosomal activities. Med Chem Res. 2019;28(5):742-753. DOI: 10.1007/s00044-019-02331-7

2019
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Rao S.P.S, Barrett M.P, Dranoff G, Faraday C.J, Gimpelewicz C.R, Hailu A, Jones C.L, Kelly J.M, Lazdins-Helds J.K, Mäser P, Mengel J, Mottram J.C, Mowbray C.E, Sacks D.L, Scott P, Spath G.F, Tarleton R.L, Spector J.M, Diagana T.T. Drug discovery for kinetoplastid diseases: future directions. ACS Infect Dis. 2019;5(2):152-157. DOI: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.8b00298

2019
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Saccoliti F, Madia V.N, Tudino V, De Leo A, Pescatori L, Messore A, De Vita D, Scipione L, Brun R, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Calvet Alvarez C.M, Jennings G.K, Podust L.M, Pepe G, Cirilli R, Faggi C, Di Marco A, Battista M.R, Summa V, Costi R, Di Santo R. Design, synthesis, and biological evaluation of new 1-(Aryl-1H-pyrrolyl)(phenyl)methyl-1H-imidazole derivatives as antiprotozoal agents. J Med Chem. 2019;62(3):1330-1347. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.8b01464

2019
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PubMed (30615444)

Walz A, Leroy D, Andenmatten N, Mäser P, Wittlin S. Anti-malarial ozonides OZ439 and OZ609 tested at clinically relevant compound exposure parameters in a novel ring-stage survival assay. Malar J. 2019;18:427. DOI: 10.1186/s12936-019-3056-8

2019
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Wiedemar N, Zwyer M, Zoltner M, Cal M, Field M.C, Mäser P. Expression of a specific variant surface glycoprotein has a major impact on suramin sensitivity and endocytosis in Trypanosoma brucei. FASEB Bioadv. 2019;1(10):595-608. DOI: 10.1096/fba.2019-00033

2019
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Grogg M, Hilvert D, Ebert M.O, Beck A.K, Seebach D, Kurth F, Dittrich P.S, Sparr C, Wittlin S, Rottmann M, Mäser P. Cell penetration, herbicidal activity, and in-vivo-toxicity of oligo-arginine derivatives and of novel guanidinium-rich compounds derived from the biopolymer cyanophycin. Helvetica Chimica Acta. 2018;101(10):e1800112. DOI: 10.1002/hlca.201800112

2018
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PubMed (30905972)

Gysin M, Braissant O, Gillingwater K, Brun R, Mäser P, Wenzler T. Isothermal microcalorimetry – a quantitative method to monitor Trypanosoma congolense growth and growth inhibition by trypanocidal drugs in real time. Int J Parasitol Drugs Drug Resist. 2018;8(2):159-164. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpddr.2018.03.003

2018
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PubMed (29587237)
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Kalel V.C, Mäser P, Sattler M, Erdmann R, Popowicz G.M. Come, sweet death: targeting glycosomal protein import for antitrypanosomal drug development. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2018;46:116-122. DOI: 10.1016/j.mib.2018.11.003

2018
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Mäser P. Host-Microbe Interactions: Parasitology Vol 46. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2018;46:vi-viii. DOI: 10.1016/j.mib.2018.11.008

2018
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Mohsin N.U.A, Seebacher W, Faist J, Hochegger P, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Belaj F, Saf R, Kretschmer N, Alajlani M, Turek I, Brantner A, Bauer R, Bucar F, Weis R. Synthesis of new 1-benzyl tetrahydropyridinylidene ammonium salts and their antimicrobial and anticellular activities. Eur J Med Chem. 2018;143:97-106. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejmech.2017.11.025

2018
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Mohsin N.U.A, Seebacher W, Faist J, Hochegger P, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Saf R, Weis R. The antiplasmodial and antitrypanosomal activities of novel piperazine derivatives of 3-azabicyclo[3.2.2]nonanes. Monatsh Chem. 2018;149(1):99-109. DOI: 10.1007/s00706-017-2109-3

2018
Journal Article

Mohsin N.U.A, Seebacher W, Faist J, Kretschmer N, Bauer R, Saf R, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Weis R. Modifications on tetrahydropyridin-4-ylidene ammonium salts and their antiprotozoal activities. Monatsh Chem. 2018;149(4):801-812. DOI: 10.1007/s00706-017-2111-9

2018
Journal Article

Oufir M, Gillingwater K, Hamburger M, Roditi I, Brun R, Mäser P, Wenzler T. Pharmacokinetic profiles reconcile in vitro and in vivo activities of novel trypanocidal compounds. Matters. 2018;Aug 14th:07000009. DOI: 10.19185/matters.201807000009

2018
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Saccoliti F, Madia V.N, Tudino V, De Leo A, Pescatori L, Messore A, De Vita D, Scipione L, Brun R, Kaiser M, Mäser P. Biological evaluation and structure-activity relationships of imidazole-based compounds as antiprotozoal agents. Eur J Med Chem. 2018;156:53-60. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejmech.2018.06.063

2018
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PubMed (30006174)

Schmidt R.S, Macedo J.P, Steinmann M.E, Salgado A.G, Butikofer P, Sigel E, Rentsch D, Mäser P. Transporters of Trypanosoma brucei: phylogeny, physiology, pharmacology. FEBS J. 2018;285(6):1012-1023. DOI: 10.1111/febs.14302

2018
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Subramaniam S, Schmid C.D, Guan X.L, Mäser P. Using yeast synthetic lethality to inform drug combination for malaria. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018;62(4):e01533-17. DOI: 10.1128/AAC.01533-17

2018
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PubMed (29358287)
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Wiedemar N, Graf F.E, Zwyer M, Ndomba E, Kunz Renggli C, Cal M, Schmidt R.S, Wenzler T, Mäser P. Beyond immune escape: a variant surface glycoprotein causes suramin resistance in Trypanosoma brucei. Mol Microbiol. 2018;107(1):57-67. DOI: 10.1111/mmi.13854

2018
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PubMed (28963732)
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Baumgärtner F, Jourdan J, Scheurer C, Blasco B, Campo B, Mäser P, Wittlin S. In vitro activity of anti-malarial ozonides against an artemisinin-resistant isolate. Malar J. 2017;16:45. DOI: 10.1186/s12936-017-1696-0

2017
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PubMed (28122617)
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Dawidowski M, Emmanouilidis L, Kalel V.C, Tripsianes K, Schorpp K, Hadian K, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Kolonko M, Tanghe S, Rodriguez A, Schliebs W, Erdmann R, Sattler M, Popowicz G.M. Inhibitors of PEX14 disrupt protein import into glycosomes and kill Trypanosoma parasites. Science. 2017;355(6332):1416-1420. DOI: 10.1126/science.aal1807

2017
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PubMed (28360328)

Faist J, Hinteregger C, Seebacher W, Saf R, Mäser P, Kaiser M, Weis R. New derivatives of 7-chloroquinolin-4-amine with antiprotozoal activity. Bioorg Med Chem. 2017;25(3):941-948. DOI: 10.1016/j.bmc.2016.12.006

2017
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Guan X.L, Mäser P. Comparative sphingolipidomics of disease-causing trypanosomatids reveal unique lifecycle- and taxonomy-specific lipid chemistries. Sci Rep. 2017;7:13617. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-13931-x

2017
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Hochegger P, Faist J, Seebacher W, Saf R, Mäser P, Kaiser M, Weis R. New derivatives of quinoline-4-carboxylic acid with antiplasmodial activity. Bioorg Med Chem. 2017;25(7):2251-2259. DOI: 10.1016/j.bmc.2017.02.043

2017
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PubMed (28279559)

Jeacock L, Baker N, Wiedemar N, Mäser P, Horn D. Aquaglyceroporin-null trypanosomes display glycerol transport defects and respiratory-inhibitor sensitivity. PLoS Pathog. 2017;13(3):e1006307. DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006307

2017
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Mäser P. Cherchez l'electron. Mol Microbiol. 2017;106(2):183-185. DOI: 10.1111/mmi.13773

2017
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Mathieu C, Macedo J.P, Hürlimann D, Wirdnam C, Haindrich A.C, Suter Grotemeyer M, Gonzalez-Salgado A, Schmidt R.S, Inbar E, Mäser P, Butikofer P, Zilberstein D, Rentsch D. Arginine and lysine transporters are essential for Trypanosoma brucei. PLoS One. 2017;12(1):e0168775. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0168775

2017
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PubMed (28045943)
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Seebacher W, Belaj F, Faist J, Saf R, Bucar F, Turek I, Brantner A, Alajlani M, Kaiser M, Mäser P, Weis R. Synthesis of new pyrido-benzodiazepine salts and their antimicrobial activities. Monatsh Chem. 2017;148(2):263-274. DOI: 10.1007/s00706-016-1864-x

2017
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Steinmann M.E, Schmidt R.S, Bütikofer P, Mäser P, Sigel E. TbIRK is a signature sequence free potassium channel from Trypanosoma brucei locating to acidocalcisomes. Sci Rep. 2017;7(1):656. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-00752-1

2017
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PubMed (28386071)
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Steinmann M.E, Schmidt R.S, Macedo J.P, Kunz Renggli C, Bütikofer P, Rentsch D, Mäser P, Sigel E. Identification and characterization of the three members of the CLC family of anion transport proteins in Trypanosoma brucei. PLoS One. 2017;12(12):e0188219. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0188219

2017
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