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Human L-ficolin, a recognition molecule of the lectin activation pathway of complement, activates complement by binding to pneumolysin, the major toxin of Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Ali YM, Kenawy HI, Muhammad A, Sim RB, Andrew PW, Schwaeble WJ.

PLoS One. 2013 Dec 12;8(12):e82583. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082583. eCollection 2013.


Pleiotropic effects of cell wall amidase LytA on Streptococcus pneumoniae sensitivity to the host immune response.

Ramos-Sevillano E, Urzainqui A, Campuzano S, Moscoso M, González-Camacho F, Domenech M, Rodríguez de Córdoba S, Sánchez-Madrid F, Brown JS, García E, Yuste J.

Infect Immun. 2015 Feb;83(2):591-603. doi: 10.1128/IAI.02811-14. Epub 2014 Nov 17.


Specific binding of L-ficolin and H-ficolin to apoptotic cells leads to complement activation.

Kuraya M, Ming Z, Liu X, Matsushita M, Fujita T.

Immunobiology. 2005;209(9):689-97.


Additive inhibition of complement deposition by pneumolysin and PspA facilitates Streptococcus pneumoniae septicemia.

Yuste J, Botto M, Paton JC, Holden DW, Brown JS.

J Immunol. 2005 Aug 1;175(3):1813-9.


Functional characterization of the lectin pathway of complement in human serum.

Roos A, Bouwman LH, Munoz J, Zuiverloon T, Faber-Krol MC, Fallaux-van den Houten FC, Klar-Mohamad N, Hack CE, Tilanus MG, Daha MR.

Mol Immunol. 2003 Jan;39(11):655-68.


New perspectives on mannan-binding lectin-mediated complement activation.

Degn SE, Thiel S, Jensenius JC.

Immunobiology. 2007;212(4-5):301-11. Epub 2007 Jan 22. Review.


Complement activation pathways in murine immune complex-induced arthritis and in C3a and C5a generation in vitro.

Banda NK, Levitt B, Wood AK, Takahashi K, Stahl GL, Holers VM, Arend WP.

Clin Exp Immunol. 2010 Jan;159(1):100-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2249.2009.04035.x. Epub 2009 Oct 19.


Commercially available complement component-depleted sera are unexpectedly codepleted of ficolin-2.

Brady AM, Geno KA, Dalecki AG, Cheng X, Nahm MH.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2014 Sep;21(9):1323-9. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00370-14. Epub 2014 Jul 16.


Lectin pathway effector enzyme mannan-binding lectin-associated serine protease-2 can activate native complement C3 in absence of C4 and/or C2.

Yaseen S, Demopulos G, Dudler T, Yabuki M, Wood CL, Cummings WJ, Tjoelker LW, Fujita T, Sacks S, Garred P, Andrew P, Sim RB, Lachmann PJ, Wallis R, Lynch N, Schwaeble WJ.

FASEB J. 2017 May;31(5):2210-2219. doi: 10.1096/fj.201601306R. Epub 2017 Feb 10.


Interaction of lectin pathway of complement-activating pattern recognition molecules with mycobacteria.

Bartlomiejczyk MA, Swierzko AS, Brzostek A, Dziadek J, Cedzynski M.

Clin Exp Immunol. 2014 Nov;178(2):310-9. doi: 10.1111/cei.12416.


Interactions of the humoral pattern recognition molecule PTX3 with the complement system.

Doni A, Garlanda C, Bottazzi B, Meri S, Garred P, Mantovani A.

Immunobiology. 2012 Nov;217(11):1122-8. doi: 10.1016/j.imbio.2012.07.004. Review.


Cholesterol Crystals Activate the Lectin Complement Pathway via Ficolin-2 and Mannose-Binding Lectin: Implications for the Progression of Atherosclerosis.

Pilely K, Rosbjerg A, Genster N, Gal P, Pál G, Halvorsen B, Holm S, Aukrust P, Bakke SS, Sporsheim B, Nervik I, Niyonzima N, Bartels ED, Stahl GL, Mollnes TE, Espevik T, Garred P.

J Immunol. 2016 Jun 15;196(12):5064-74. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1502595. Epub 2016 May 16.


Complement activation and antibody binding by pneumolysin via a region of the toxin homologous to a human acute-phase protein.

Mitchell TJ, Andrew PW, Saunders FK, Smith AN, Boulnois GJ.

Mol Microbiol. 1991 Aug;5(8):1883-8.


A novel measurement method for activation of the lectin complement pathway via both mannose-binding lectin (MBL) and L-ficolin.

Inoshita H, Matsushita M, Koide S, Kusaba G, Ishii M, Onda K, Gi MJ, Nakata M, Ohsawa I, Horikoshi S, Ohi H, Tomino Y.

J Immunol Methods. 2009 Sep 30;349(1-2):9-17. doi: 10.1016/j.jim.2009.08.005. Epub 2009 Aug 20.


Human astrovirus coat protein binds C1q and MBL and inhibits the classical and lectin pathways of complement activation.

Hair PS, Gronemus JQ, Crawford KB, Salvi VP, Cunnion KM, Thielens NM, Arlaud GJ, Rawal N, Krishna NK.

Mol Immunol. 2010 Jan;47(4):792-8. doi: 10.1016/j.molimm.2009.10.006. Epub 2009 Nov 6.


Mechanisms of complement activation by dextran-coated superparamagnetic iron oxide (SPIO) nanoworms in mouse versus human serum.

Banda NK, Mehta G, Chao Y, Wang G, Inturi S, Fossati-Jimack L, Botto M, Wu L, Moghimi SM, Simberg D.

Part Fibre Toxicol. 2014 Nov 26;11:64. doi: 10.1186/s12989-014-0064-2.


Design of a complement mannose-binding lectin pathway-specific activation system applicable at low serum dilutions.

Harboe M, Garred P, Borgen MS, Stahl GL, Roos A, Mollnes TE.

Clin Exp Immunol. 2006 Jun;144(3):512-20.


Role of complement in a murine model of peanut-induced anaphylaxis.

Kodama T, Sekine H, Takahashi M, Iwaki D, Machida T, Kanno K, Ishida Y, Endo Y, Fujita T.

Immunobiology. 2013 Jun;218(6):844-50. doi: 10.1016/j.imbio.2012.10.003. Epub 2012 Oct 17.


Dual function of pneumolysin in the early pathogenesis of murine pneumococcal pneumonia.

Rubins JB, Charboneau D, Paton JC, Mitchell TJ, Andrew PW, Janoff EN.

J Clin Invest. 1995 Jan;95(1):142-50.

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