ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-100511-2
Benard, Erica L.
Email: ebenard@uni-koeln.de
Affiliation: Hammerschmidt Lab
Address: Institute for Developmental Biology Cologne University Biocenter Zuelpicher Strasse 47b 50674 Cologne Germany
Country: Germany
Phone: 49-221-470-8560


Ellett, F., Pazhakh, V., Pase, L., Benard, E.L., Weerasinghe, H., Azabdaftari, D., Alasmari, S., Andrianopoulos, A., Lieschke, G.J. (2018) Macrophages protect Talaromyces marneffei conidia from myeloperoxidase-dependent neutrophil fungicidal activity during infection establishment in vivo. PLoS pathogens. 14:e1007063
Benard, E.L., Rougeot, J., Racz, P.I., Spaink, H.P., Meijer, A.H. (2016) Transcriptomic Approaches in the Zebrafish Model for Tuberculosis-Insights Into Host- and Pathogen-specific Determinants of the Innate Immune Response. Advances in genetics. 95:217-51
Fink, I.R., Benard, E.L., Hermsen, T., Meijer, A.H., Forlenza, M., Wiegertjes, G.F. (2015) Molecular and functional characterization of the scavenger receptor CD36 in zebrafish and common carp. Molecular immunology. 63(2):381-93
Benard, E.L., Racz, P.I., Rougeot, J., Nezhinsky, A.E., Verbeek, F.J., Spaink, H.P., Meijer, A.H. (2015) Macrophage-Expressed Perforins Mpeg1 and Mpeg1.2 Have an Anti-Bacterial Function in Zebrafish. Journal of Innate Immunity. 7(2):136-52
Benard, E.L., Roobol, S.J., Spaink, H.P., Meijer, A.H. (2014) Phagocytosis of mycobacteria by zebrafish macrophages is dependent on the scavenger receptor Marco, a key control factor of pro-inflammatory signalling. Developmental and comparative immunology. 47(2):223-33
Benard, E.L., van der Sar, A.M., Ellett, F., Lieschke, G.J., Spaink, H.P., and Meijer, A.H. (2012) Infection of zebrafish embryos with intracellular bacterial pathogens. Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (61)
Cui, C., Benard, E.L., Kanwal, Z., Stockhammer, O.W., van der Vaart, M., Zakrzewska, A., Spaink, H.P., and Meijer, A.H. (2011) Infectious disease modeling and innate immune function in zebrafish embryos. Methods in cell biology. 105:273-308