Dr. Gabriel Wallau


Derzeitige StellungProfessor W-1 und Äquivalente
Keywordsvirome, vector-borne pathogens, cross-species transmission, spillover, pathogen ecology

Aktuelle Kontaktadresse

Universität/InstitutionBernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine
Institut/AbteilungDepartment of Arbovirology

Gastgeber*innen während der Förderung

Dr. Daniel CadarSektion Molekularbiologie und Immunologie, Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin (BNITM), Hamburg
Beginn der ersten Förderung01.01.2022


2020Capes-Humboldt-Forschungsstipendien-Programm für erfahrene Forschende

Publikationen (Auswahl)

2022Elverson Soares de MeloGabriel Luz Wallau: Mosquito long non-coding RNAs are enriched with Transposable Elements. In: Genetics and Molecular Biology, 45, 2022,
2022Gabriel da Luz Wallau: RNA virus EVEs in insect genomes. In: Current Opinion in Insect Science, 49, 2022,
2022Filipe Zimmer Dezordi 1,*,†,Antonio Marinho da Silva Neto 2,†,Túlio de Lima Campos 2ORCID,Pedro Miguel Carneiro Jeronimo 3ORCID,Cleber Furtado Aksenen 3,Suzana Porto Almeida 3,Gabriel Luz Wallau 1,*ORCID andon behalf of the Fiocruz COVID-19 Genomic Surveillance Network ‡: ViralFlow: A Versatile Automated Workflow for SARS-CoV-2 Genome Assembly, Lineage Assignment, Mutations and Intrahost Variant Detection. In: Viruses, 2022,
2021Matheus Filgueira Bezerra and Lais Ceschini Machado and Viviane do Carmo Vasconcelos De Carvalho and C{\'{a}}ssia Docena and Sinval Pinto Brand{\~{a}}o-Filho and Const{\^{a}}ncia Fl{\'{a}}via Junqueira Ayres and Marcelo Henrique Santos Paiva and Gabriel Luz Wallau: A Sanger-based approach for scaling up screening of SARS-CoV-2 variants of interest and concern. In: Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 92, 2021, 104910
2021Felipe Gomes Naveca and Valdinete Nascimento and Victor Costa de Souza and Andr{\'{e}} de Lima Corado and Fernanda Nascimento and George Silva and {\'{A}}gatha Costa and D{\'{e}}bora Duarte and Karina Pessoa and Matilde Mej{\'{\i}}a and Maria J{\'{u}}lia Brand{\~{a}}o and Michele Jesus and Luciana Gon{\c{c}}alves and Cristiano Fernandes da Costa and Vanderson Sampaio and Daniel Barros and Marineide Silva and Tirza Mattos and Gemilson Pontes and Ligia Abdalla and Jo{\~{a}}o Hugo Santos and Ighor Arantes and Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and Marilda Mendon{\c{c}}a Siqueira and Gabriel Luz Wallau and Paola Cristina Resende and Edson Delatorre and Tiago Gräf and Gonzalo Bello: COVID-19 in Amazonas, Brazil, was driven by the persistence of endemic lineages and P.1 emergence. In: Nature Medicine, 2021,
2021Paola Cristina Resende and Edson Delatorre and Tiago Gräf and Daiana Mir and Fernando Couto Motta and Luciana Reis Appolinario and Anna Carolina Dias da Paix{\~{a}}o and Ana Carolina da Fonseca Mendon{\c{c}}a and Maria Ogrzewalska and Braulia Caetano and Gabriel Luz Wallau and C{\'{a}}ssia Docena and Mirleide Cordeiro dos Santos and Jessylene de Almeida Ferreira and Edivaldo Costa Sousa Junior and Sandro Patroca da Silva and Sandra Bianchini Fernandes and Lucas Alves Vianna and Larissa da Costa Souza and Jean F. G. Ferro and Vanessa B. Nardy and Cliomar A. Santos and Irina Riediger and Maria do Carmo Debur and J{\'{u}}lio Croda and Wanderson K. Oliveira and Andr{\'{e}} Abreu and Gonzalo Bello and Marilda M. Siqueira: Evolutionary Dynamics and Dissemination Pattern of the SARS-CoV-2 Lineage B.1.1.33 During the Early Pandemic Phase in Brazil. In: Frontiers in Microbiology, 11, 2021,
2021Tiago Gräf, Gonzalo Bello, Taina Moreira Martins Venas, Elisa Cavalcante Pereira, Anna Carolina Dias Paixão, Luciana Reis Appolinario, Renata Serrano Lopes, Ana Carolina Da Fonseca Mendonça, Alice Sampaio Barreto da Rocha, Fernando Couto Motta, Tatiana Schäffer Gregianini, Richard Steiner Salvato, Sandra Bianchini Fernandes, Darcita Buerger Rovaris, Andrea Cony Cavalcanti, Anderson Brandão Leite, Irina Riediger, Maria do Carmo Debur, André Felipe Leal Bernardes, Rodrigo Ribeiro-Rodrigues, Beatriz Grinsztejn, Valdinete Alves do Nascimento, Victor Costa de Souza, Luciana Gonçalves, Cristiano Fernandes da Costa, Tirza Mattos, Filipe Zimmer Dezordi, Gabriel Luz Wallau, Felipe Gomes Naveca, Edson Delatorre, Marilda Mendonça Siqueira, Paola Cristina Resende Fiocruz COVID-19 Genomic Surveillance Network: Identification of a novel SARS-CoV-2 P.1 sub-lineage in Brazil provides new insights about the mechanisms of emergence of variants of concern. In: Virus Evolution, 7, 2021,
2021Matheus Ferraz and Emerson Moreira and Danilo F. Coelho and Gabriel Wallau and Roberto Lins: Immune Evasion of SARS-CoV-2 Variants of Concern is Driven by Low Affinity to Neutralizing Antibodies. In: Chemical Communications, 2021,
2021João Luiz de Lemos Padilha Pitta​​1, Crhisllane Rafaele dos Santos Vasconcelos​2, Gabriel da Luz Wallau3, Túlio de Lima Campos4, Antonio Mauro Rezende​1: In silico predictions of protein interactions between Zika virus and human host. In: PeerJ, 2021,
2021Anderson Fernandes Brito and Lais Ceschini Machado and Rachel J. Oidtman and M{\'{a}}rcio Junio Lima Siconelli and Quan Minh Tran and Joseph R. Fauver and Rodrigo Dias de Oliveira Carvalho and Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and Mylena Ribeiro Pereira and Luiza Antunes de Castro-Jorge and Elaine Cristina Manini Minto and Luzia M{\'{a}}rcia Romanholi Passos and Chaney C. Kalinich and Mary E. Petrone and Emma Allen and Guido Camargo Espa{\~{n}}a and Angkana T. Huang and Derek A. T. Cummings and Guy Baele and Rafael Freitas Oliveira Franca and Benedito Ant{\^{o}}nio Lopes da Fonseca and T. Alex Perkins and Gabriel Luz Wallau and Nathan D. Grubaugh: Lying in wait: the resurgence of dengue virus after the Zika epidemic in Brazil. In: Nature Communications, 12, 2021,
2021Alexandre Freitas da Silva and Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and La{\'{\i}}s Ceschini Machado and Rodrigo Dias de Oliveira and Si Qin and Hang Fan and Xianglilan Zhang and Yigang Tong and Monica Medeiros Silva and Elgion Lucio Silva Loreto and Gabriel Luz Wallau: Metatranscriptomic analysis identifies different viral-like sequences in two neotropical Mansoniini mosquito species. In: Virus Research, 2021, 198455
2021Pedro A. Alves1,2 *, Ellen G. de Oliveira1 Ana Paula M. Franco-Luiz1 Letícia T. Almeida1 Amanda B. Gonçalves1 Iara A. Borges1 Flávia de S. Rocha1 Raissa P. Rocha2 Matheus F. Bezerra3 Pâmella Miranda4 Flávio D. Capanema5 Henrique R. Martins6,7 Gerald Weber4 Santuza M. R. Teixeira2 Gabriel Luz Wallau8 and Rubens L. do Monte-Neto1 *: Optimization and Clinical Validation of Colorimetric Reverse Transcription Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification, a Fast, Highly Sensitive and Specific COVID-19 Molecular Diagnostic Tool That Is Robust to Detect SARS-CoV-2 Variants of Concern. In: Frontier in Microbiology, 2021,
2021Wallau, GL and Lu{\'i}sa Maria In{\'a}cio da Silva and Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and Marcelo Henrique Santos Paiva and Gabriel Luz Wallau: Systematic Review of Wolbachia Symbiont Detection in Mosquitoes: An Entangled Topic about Methodological Power and True Symbiosis. In: Pathogens, 2021,
2021Paola Cristina Resende, Felipe G Naveca, Roberto D Lins, Filipe Zimmer Dezordi, Matheus V. F Ferraz, Emerson G Moreira, Danilo F Coêlho, Fernando Couto Motta, Anna Carolina Dias Paixão, Luciana Appolinario, Renata Serrano Lopes, Ana Carolina da Fonseca Mendonça, Alice Sampaio Barreto da Rocha, Valdinete Nascimento, Victor Souza, George Silva, Fernanda Nascimento, Lidio Gonçalves Lima Neto, Fabiano Vieira da Silva, Irina Riediger, Maria do Carmo Debur, Anderson Brandao Leite, Tirza Mattos, Cristiano Fernandes da Costa, Felicidade Mota Pereira, Cliomar Alves dos Santos, Darcita Buerger Rovaris, Sandra Bianchini Fernandes, Adriano Abbud, Claudio Sacchi, Ricardo Khouri, André Felipe Leal Bernardes, Edson Delatorre, Tiago Gräf, Marilda Mendonça Siqueira, Gonzalo Bello, Gabriel L Wallau on behalf of Fiocruz COVID-19 Genomic Surveillance Network: The ongoing evolution of variants of concern and interest of SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil revealed by convergent indels in the amino (N)-terminal domain of the spike protein. In: Virus Evolution, 7, 2021,
2020Wallau, GL: Beyond diversity loss and climate change: Impacts of Amazon deforestation on infectious diseases and public health. In: Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ci{\^e}ncias, 2020,
2020Wallau, GL: Characterization of the mitogenome of Rhammatocerus brasiliensis and phylogenetic analysis of the family Acrididae (Orthoptera: Gomphocerinae). In: Gene, 2020,
2020Wallau, GL: Comparative Genomics of Acinetobacter baumannii Clinical Strains From Brazil Reveals Polyclonal Dissemination and Selective Exchange of Mobile Genetic Elements Associated With Resistance Genes. In: Frontiers in Microbiology, 2020,
2020Alexandre Freitas da Silva and La{\'{\i}}s Ceschini Machado and Marcia Bicudo de Paula and Carla J{\'{u}}lia da Silva Pessoa Vieira and Roberta Vieira de Morais Bronzoni and Maria Alice Varjal de Melo Santos and Gabriel Luz Wallau: Culicidae evolutionary history focusing on the Culicinae subfamily based on mitochondrial phylogenomics. In: Scientific Reports, 10, 2020,
2020I. C. Amorim and E. S. Melo and R. C. Moura and G. L. Wallau: Diverse mobilome of Dichotomius (Luederwaldtinia) schiffleri (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) reveals long-range horizontal transfer events of DNA transposons. In: Molecular Genetics and Genomics, 295, 2020, 1339--1353
2020Wallau, GL: Genomic and Epidemiological Surveillance of Zika Virus in the Amazon Region. In: Cell Reports, 2020,
2020Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and Crhisllane Rafaele dos Santos Vasconcelos and Antonio Mauro Rezende and Gabriel Luz Wallau: In and Outs of Chuviridae Endogenous Viral Elements: Origin of a Potentially New Retrovirus and Signature of Ancient and Ongoing Arms Race in Mosquito Genomes. In: Frontiers in Genetics, 11, 2020,
2020Elverson Soares de Melo and Gabriel Luz Wallau: Mosquito genomes are frequently invaded by transposable elements through horizontal transfer. In: PLOS Genetics, 16, 2020, e1008946
2020Wallau, GL and Marcelo Henrique Santos Paiva and Duschinka Ribeiro Duarte Guedes and C{\'a}ssia Docena and Matheus Filgueira Bezerra and Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and La{\'i}s Ceschini Machado and Larissa Krokovsky and Elisama Helvecio and Alexandre Freitas da Silva and Luydson Richardson Silva Vasconcelos and Antonio Mauro Rezende and Severino Jefferson Ribeiro da Silva and Kamila Gaud{\^e}ncio da Silva Sales and Bruna Santos Lima Figueiredo de S{\'a} and Derciliano Lopes da Cruz and Claudio Eduardo Cavalcanti and Armando de Menezes Neto and Caroline Targino Alves da Silva and Renata Pess{\^o}a Germano Mendes and Maria Almerice Lopes da Silva and Tiago Gräf and Paola Cristina Resende and Gonzalo Bello and Michelle da Silva Barros and Wheverton Ricardo Correia do Nascimento and Rodrigo Moraes Loyo Arcoverde and Luciane Caroline Albuquerque Bezerra and Sinval Pinto Brand{\~a}o Filho and Const{\^a}ncia Fl{\'a}via Junqueira Ayres and Gabriel Luz Wallau: Multiple Introductions Followed by Ongoing Community Spread of SARS-CoV-2 at One of the Largest Metropolitan Areas of Northeast Brazil. In: Viruses, 2020,
2020Wallau, GL: Persistence of chikungunya ECSA genotype and local outbreak in an upper medium class neighborhood in Northeast Brazil. In: PLOS ONE, 2020,
2020Wallau, GL: Sequencing of ZIKV genomes directly from Ae. aegypti and Cx. quinquefasciatus mosquitoes collected during the 2015/2016 epidemics in Recife. In: Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2020,
2020Carla Julia da Silva Pessoa Vieira and David Jose Ferreira da Silva and Janaina Rigotti Kubiszeski and Lais Ceschini Machado and Lindomar Jose Pena and Roberta Vieira de Morais Bronzoni and Gabriel da Luz Wallau: The Emergence of Chikungunya ECSA Lineage in a Mayaro Endemic Region on the Southern Border of the Amazon Forest. In: Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, 5, 2020, 105
2019Wallau, GL: A differential transcriptional profile by Culex quinquefasciatus larvae resistant to Lysinibacillus sphaericus IAB59 highlights genes and pathways associated with the resistance phenotype. In: Parasites \& Vectors, 2019,
2019Lais Ceschini Machado and Mariana Carolina de Morais-Sobral and Tulio de Lima Campos and Mylena Ribeiro Pereira and Maria de F{\'{a}}tima Pessoa Milit{\~{a}}o de Albuquerque and Cl{\'{e}}ment Gilbert and Rafael Freitas Oliveira Franca and Gabriel Luz Wallau: Genome sequencing reveals coinfection by multiple chikungunya virus genotypes in a recent outbreak in Brazil. In: {PLOS} Neglected Tropical Diseases, 13, 2019, e0007332
2019Wallau, GL: Polymorphisms in GSTE2 is associated with temephos resistance in Aedes aegypti. In: Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 2019,
2019Wallau, GL: Spread of two Zika virus lineages in Midwest Brazil. In: Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 2019,
2019Wallau, GL: The mobilome of Drosophila incompta, a flower-breeding species: comparison of transposable element landscapes among generalist and specialist flies. In: Chromosome Research, 2019,
2019Wallau, GL: Zika virus detection, isolation and genome sequencing through Culicidae sampling during the epidemic in Vitoria, Espirito Santo, Brazil. In: Parasites & Vectors, 2019,
2018Wallau, GL: Culicidae fauna (Diptera: Culicidae) survey in urban, ecotonal and forested areas, from the Moreno municipality - Pernambuco State, Brazil.. In: Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2018,
2018Alexandre Freitas da Silva and Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and Elgion Lucio Silva Loreto and Gabriel Luz Wallau: Drosophila parasitoid wasps bears a distinct DNA transposon profile. In: Mobile DNA, 9, 2018,
2018Wallau, GL: Genetic exchange in eukaryotes through horizontal transfer: connected by the mobilome. In: Mobile DNA, 2018,
2018Bruno Reis Dotto and Evelise Leis Carvalho and Alexandre Freitas da Silva and Filipe Zimmer Dezordi and Paulo Marcos Pinto and Tulio de Lima Campos and Antonio Mauro Rezende and Gabriel da Luz Wallau: HTT-DB: new features and updates. In: Database, 2018, 2018,
2018Wallau, GL: Persistent detection of Zika virus RNA from an infant with severe microcephaly - a case report. In: BMC Infectious Diseases, 2018,
2018Wallau, GL and T{\'u}lio De Lima Campos and Ricardo Dur{\~a}es-Carvalho and Antonio Mauro Rezende and Ot{\'a}vio Val{\'e}rio de Carvalho and Alain Kohl and Gabriel Luz Wallau and Lindomar Jos{\'e} Pena: Revisiting Key Entry Routes of Human Epidemic Arboviruses into the Mainland Americas through Large-Scale Phylogenomics. In: International Journal of Genomics, 2018,
2017Wallau, GL: Dichotomius (Luederwaldtinia) schiffleri (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) mitochondrial genome and phylogenetic relationships within the superfamily Scarabaeoidea. In: Mitochondrial DNA Part B, 2017,
2017Wallau, GL: Establishment and cryptic transmission of Zika virus in Brazil and the Americas. In: Nature, 2017,
2017Wallau, GL: Evolutionary history of the mariner element galluhop in avian genomes. In: Mobile DNA, 2017,
2017Wallau, GL: Inferring the phylogenetic position of the Drosophila flavopilosa group: Incongruence within and between mitochondrial and nuclear multilocus datasets. In: Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 2017,
2017Wallau, GL: Phylogenetic positioning of the Antarctic alga Prasiola crispa (Trebouxiophyceae) using organellar genomes and their structural analysis. In: Journal of Phycology, 2017,
2017Wallau, GL: Response to: ‘Lack of evidence for Zika virus transmission by Culex mosquitoes’. In: Emerging Microbes & Infections, 2017,
2017Wallau, GL: Senecio brasiliensis impairs eclosion rate and induces apoptotic cell death in larvae of Drosophila melanogaster. In: Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part C: Toxicology & Pharmacology, 2017,
2017Duschinka RD Guedes and Marcelo HS Paiva and Mariana MA Donato and Priscilla P Barbosa and Larissa Krokovsky and Sura W dos S Rocha and Karina LA Saraiva and M{\^{o}}nica M Crespo and Tatiana MT Rezende and Gabriel L Wallau and Ros{\^{a}}ngela MR Barbosa and Cl{\'{a}}udia MF Oliveira and Maria AV Melo-Santos and Lindomar Pena and Marli T Cordeiro and Rafael F de O Franca and Andr{\'{e}} LS de Oliveira and Christina A Peixoto and Walter S Leal and Const{\^{a}}ncia FJ Ayres: Zika virus replication in the mosquito Culex quinquefasciatus in Brazil. In: Emerging Microbes & Infections, 6, 2017, e69
2016Wallau, GL: High-Fat Diet Induces Oxidative Stress and MPK2 and HSP83 Gene Expression in Drosophila melanogaster. In: Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, 2016,
2016Wallau, GL: Risks of Wolbachia mosquito control. In: Science, 2016,
2016Wallau, GL: Wolbachia from Drosophila incompta: just a hitchhiker shared by Drosophila in the New and Old World?. In: Insect and Molecular Biology, 2016,
2015Wallau, GL: Activation of p38MAPK and NRF2 signaling pathways in the toxicity induced by chlorpyrifos in Drosophila melanogaster: Protective effects of Psidium guajava pomifera L. (Myrtaceae) hydroalcoholic extract. In: Arabian Journal of Chemistry, 2015,
2015Wallau, GL: Assessment of Water Pollution Signs in the Brazilian Pampa Biome Using Stress Biomarkers in Fish (Astyanaxsp.). In: Journal of Ecosystems, 2015,
2015Wallau, GL: Draft Plastid and Mitochondrial Genome Sequences from Antarctic Alga Prasiola crispa. In: Genome Announcements, 2015,
2015Da Cunha, F.A.B. and Wallau, G.L. and Pinho, A.I. and Nunes, M.E.M. and Leite, N.F. and Tintino, S.R. and Da Costa, G.M. and Athayde, M.L. and Boligon, A.A. and Coutinho, H.D.M. and Pereira, A.B. and Posser, T. and Franco, J.L.: Eugenia uniflora leaves essential oil induces toxicity in Drosophila melanogaster: Involvement of oxidative stress mechanisms. In: Toxicology Research, 4, 2015, 634-644
2015Dotto, B.R. and Carvalho, E.L. and Silva, A.F. and Duarte Silva, L.F. and Pinto, P.M. and Ortiz, M.F. and Wallau, G.L.: HTT-DB: Horizontally transferred transposable elements database. In: Bioinformatics, 31, 2015, 2915-2917
2015Wallau, GL: Oxidative stress markers in fish (Astyanax sp. and Danio rerio) exposed to urban and agricultural effluents in the Brazilian Pampa biome. In: Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2015,
2014Antonio Ivanildo Pinho and Gabriel Luz Wallau and Mauro Eugenio Medina Nunes and Nadghia Figueiredo Leite and Saulo Relison Tintino and Litiele Cezar da Cruz and Francisco Assis Bezerra da Cunha and Jos{\'{e}} Galberto Martins da Costa and Henrique Douglas Melo Coutinho and Thais Posser and Jeferson Luis Franco: Fumigant Activity of the Psidium guajava Var. Pomifera (Myrtaceae) Essential Oil in Drosophila melanogaster by Means of Oxidative Stress . In: Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, 2014, 2014, 1--8
2014Mauro Freitas Ortiz and Gabriel Luz Wallau and Daniel {\^{A}}ngelo Sganzela Graichen and Elgion Lucio Silva Loreto: An evaluation of the ecological relationship between Drosophila species and their parasitoid wasps as an opportunity for horizontal transposon transfer. In: Molecular Genetics and Genomics, 2014,
2014De Ré, F.C. and Wallau, G.L. and Robe, L.J. and Loreto, E.L.S.: Characterization of the complete mitochondrial genome of flower-breeding Drosophila incompta (Diptera, Drosophilidae). In: Genetica, 142, 2014, 525-535
2014Gabriel Wallau and Pierre Capy and Elgion Loreto and Aur{\'{e}}lie Hua-Van: Genomic landscape and evolutionary dynamics of mariner transposable elements within the Drosophila genus. In: BMC Genomics, 15, 2014, 727
2012Wallau, GL: Horizontal Transposon Transfer in Eukarya: detection, bias and perspectives. In: Genome Biology and Evolution, 2012,
2011Wallau, GL: The evolutionary history of mariner-like elements in Neotropical drosophilids. In: Genetica, 2011,
2011Wallau, GL: The role of vertical and horizontal transfer in the evolution of Paris-like elements in drosophilid species. In: Genetica, 2011,
2010Wallau, GL: Behaviour of the Common Moorhen in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. In: Acta Ethologica, 2010,
2009Wallau, GL: Isolation of high quality DNA: a protocol combining rennet and glass milk. In: Electronic Journal of Biotechnology, 2009,
2008Picot, S. and Wallau, G.L. and Loreto, E.L.S. and Heredia, F.O. and Hua-Van, A. and Capy, P.: The mariner transposable element in natural populations of Drosophila simulans. In: Heredity, 101, 2008, 53-59