Bernadette F. Ardelli0000-0001-8099-425X
Academic Degrees: B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD Current Position: Associate Professor, Brandon University Areas of expertise: nematodes, drug resistance, ABC transporters, Kinetoplastida, protozoa, gene expression Recent Publications: Ardelli BF (2013) Transport proteins of the ABC systems superfamily and their role in drug action and resistance in nematodes. Parasitology International doi.org/10.1016/j.parint.2013.02.008 Ardelli BF & Prichard RK (2013) Inhibition of P-glycoprotein enhances sensitivity of Caenorhabditis elegans to ivermectin. Veterinary Parasitology 191: 264-275. Tompkins JB, Stitt LE, Morrissette AM & Ardelli BF (2011) The role of Brugia malayi ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters in potentiating drug sensitivity. Parasitology Research. 109(5): 1311-1322. Stitt LE, Tompkins JB, Dooley LA & Ardelli BF (2011) ABC transporters influence sensitivity of Brugia malayi to moxidectin and have potential roles in drug resistance. Experimental Parasitology 129: 137-144. Ardelli BF, Stitt LE & Tompkins JB (2010) Inventory and analysis of ATP binding cassette (ABC systems) in Brugia malayi. Parasitology 137(8): 1195-1212. Tompkins JB, Stitt LE & Ardelli BF (2010) Brugia malayi: in vitro effects of ivermectin and moxidectin on adults and microfilaria. Experimental Parasitology 124: 394–402. Ardelli BF, Stitt LE, Tompkins JB & Prichard RK (2009) A comparison of the effects of ivermectin and moxidectin on the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Veterinary Parasitology 165: 96-108. Ardelli BF & Prichard RK (2008) Effects of ivermectin and moxidectin on the transcription of genes coding for multidrug resistance associated proteins and behaviour in Caenorhabditis elegans. Journal of Nematology 40(4): 290-298.
Biography Updated on 23 June 2013