1990 - B.A. - Medical Sciences - School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of São Paulo, Brazil.
1994 - M.Sc. - Immunology - School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of São Paulo, Brazil.
1998 - Ph.D. - Immunology - School of Medicine of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Characterization of the mechanism of phagocytosis of host cells by the intestinal amoeba Entamoeba histolytica
Development of new drug treatments for Cryptosporidium parasites using a cell-based screening assay
Teixeira JE, Mann BJ. Entamoeba histolytica–induced Dephosphorylation in Host Cells. Infect Immun. 70: 1816 - 1823, 2002.
Teixeira JE, Huston CD. Participation of the serine-rich Entamoeba histolytica protein in amebic phagocytosis of apoptotic host cells. Infect Immun 76:959-66, 2008.Teixeira JE, Huston CD. Evidence of a continuous endoplasmic reticulum in the protozoan parasite Entamoeba histolytica. Eukaryotic Cell. 7:1222-6, 2008
Heron BT, Sateriale A, Teixeira JE, Huston CD. Evidence for a novel Entamoeba histolytica lectin activity that recognises carbohydrates present on ovalbumin. Int J Parasitol. Aug 31; 41:137-44, 2011.Teixeira JE, Heron B, Huston CD. C1q- and collectin-dependent phagocytosis of apoptotic host cells by the intestinal protozoan Entamoeba histolytica. Journal of Infectious Diseases. Oct 1; 198(7):1062-70, 2008.
Vaithilingam A, Tiexeira JE, Miller P, Heron B, Huston CD. Entamoeba histolytica cell surface calriticulin binds human C1q and functions in amebic phagocytosis of host cells. Infection and Immunity. 80:2008-2018. 2012
Teixeira JE, Sateriale A, Bessoff K, Huston CD. Control of Entamoeba histolytica adherance involves EhMSP-1, a M8 family surface metalloprotease with homology to leishmanolysin. Infectin and Immunity 80:2065-76. 2012