Selected publications

Selected publications

Asghar M, Hasselquist D, Hansson B, Zehtindijiev P, Westerdahl H, Bensch S. Hidden cost of infection: Chronic malaria accelerates telomere degradation and senescence in wild birds. Science. 2015 Jan 23; 347, 436-438

Asghar M, Yman V, Homann MV, Sonden K, Hammer U, Hasselquist D, Färnert A. Cellular aging dynamics after acute malaria infection: A 12-month longitudinal study. Aging Cell. 2018 Feb; 17, 1-8

Chamorro CI!, Asghar M!, Ekblad Å, Färnert A, Götherström C, Fossum M. Urothelial cell senescence is not linked with telomere shortening. 1–10. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2019.  1-10.

Asghar M, Bensch S, Tarka M, Hansson B, Hasselquist D. Maternal and genetic factors determine early life-telomere length. Proc R Soc B. 2015 Jan 22, 282(1799): 20142263

Asghar M, Palinauskas V, Zaghdoudi-Allan N, Valkiu¯nas G, Mukhin A, Platonova E, Färnert A, Bensch S, Hasselquist D. Parallel telomere shortening in multiple body tissues owing to malaria infection. Proc R Soc B. 2016 Aug 17;283: 20161184

Karell P, Bensch S, Ahola K, Asghar M. Pale and dark morphs of tawny owls show different patterns of telomere dynamics in relation to disease status. Proc R Soc B. 2017. Jul 26; 284 (1859)

Homann MV, Emami SN, Yman V, Sonden K, Ramström H, Karlsson, Asghar M#, Färnert A#. Detection of Malaria Parasites After Treatment in Travelers: A 12-months Longitudinal Study and Statistical Modelling Analysis. EBioMedicine. 2017 Nov; 25: 66-72

Asghar M, Hasselquist D, Bensch S.  Are chronic avian Haemosporidian infections costly in wild birds? J Avian Biol. 2011 Oct; 42, 530-537.

Westerdahl H, Asghar M, Hasselquist D, Bensch S. Quantitative disease resistance: to better understand parasitemediated selection on major histocompatibility complex.  Proc R Soc B. 2012 Feb 7; 279, 577-584.

Sonden K, Wyss K, Viera de Silva A, Pohanka A, Asghar M, Homann MV, Gustafsson LL, Helgren U, Färnert A. High Rate of Treatment Failures in Nonimmune Travelers Treated With Artemether- Lumefantrine for Uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in Sweden: Retrospective Comparative Analysis of Effectiveness and Case Series. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Jan 15;64, 199-206.