Endolysosomal-Escape Nanovaccines through Adjuvant-Induced Tumor Antigen Assembly for Enhanced Effector CD8+ T Cell Activation.

Qiu L, Valente M, Dolen Y, Jäger E, Beest MT, Zheng L, Figdor CG, Verdoes M.

Small. 2018 Mar 1. doi: 10.1002/smll.201703539. Pubmed

Toll-like Receptor Agonist Conjugation: A Chemical Perspective.

Ignacio BJ, Albin TJ, Esser-Kahn AP, Verdoes M.

Bioconjug Chem. 2018 Feb 16. doi: 10.1021/acs.bioconjchem.7b00808. Pubmed


Cathepsin B as a potential cystatin M/E target in the mouse hair follicle.

Oortveld MAW, van Vlijmen-Willems IMJJ, Kersten FFJ, Cheng T, Verdoes M, van Erp PEJ, Verbeek S, Reinheckel T, Hendriks WJAJ, Schalkwijk J, Zeeuwen PLJM.

FASEB J. 2017 Jun 8. pii: fj.201700267R. Pubmed

A Rab20-Dependent Membrane Trafficking Pathway Controls M. tuberculosis Replication by Regulating Phagosome Spaciousness and Integrity.

Schnettger L, Rodgers A, Repnik U, Lai RP, Pei G, Verdoes M, Wilkinson RJ, Young DB, Gutierrez MG.

Cell Host Microbe. 2017, 21, 619-628.e5. Pubmed

Live Cell Imaging and Profiling of Cysteine Cathepsin Activity using a Quenched Activity-based Probe.

Edgington-Mitchell, L. E.; Bogyo, M.; Verdoes, M.

Methods Mol. Biol. 2017, 1491, 145-159. Pubmed


Opportunities for immunotherapy in microsatellite instable colorectal cancer.

Westdorp H, Fennemann FL, Weren RD, Bisseling TM, Ligtenberg MJ, Figdor CG, Schreibelt G, Hoogerbrugge N, Wimmers F, de Vries IJ

Cancer Immunol Immunother. 2016. 65(10):1249-59. Pubmed

Legumain is Activated in Macrophages during Pancreatitis.

Edgington-Mitchell LE, Wartmann T, Fleming AK, Gocheva V, van der Linden WA, Withana NP, Verdoes M, Aurelio L, Edgington-Mitchell D, Lieu T, Parker BS, Graham B, Reinheckel T, Furness JB, Joyce JA, Storz P, Halangk W, Bogyo M, Bunnett NW.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2016. ajpgi.00047.2016. Pubmed

Bifunctional Probes of Cathepsin Protease Activity and pH Reveal Alterations in Endolysosomal pH during Bacterial Infection.

Sanman LE, van der Linden WA, Verdoes M, Bogyo M.

Cell Chem Biol. 2016, 23, 793-804. Pubmed

Dual Modality Activity Based Probes as Molecular Imaging Agents for Vascular Inflammation.

Withana NP, Saito T, Ma X, Garland M, Liu C, Kosuge H, Amsallem M, Verdoes M, Ofori LO, Fischbein M, Arakawa M, Cheng Z, McConnell MV, Bogyo M.

J Nucl Med. 2016, pii: jnumed.115.171553. Pubmed

Non-invasive Imaging of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Using Cathepsin Protease Probes.

Withana NP, Ma X, McGuire HM, Verdoes M, van der Linden WA, Ofori LO, Zhang R, Li H, Sanman LE, Wei K, Yao S, Wu P, Li F, Huang H, Xu Z, Wolters PJ, Rosen GD, Collard HR, Zhu Z, Cheng Z, Bogyo M.

Sci Rep. 2016, 6:19755. Pubmed

Labeling of active proteases in fresh-frozen tissues by topical application of quenched activity-based probes.

Withana, N.P.; Garland, M.; Verdoes, M.; Ofori, L.O.; Segal, E.; Bogyo, M.

Nat Protoc. 2016, 11, 184-91. Pubmed


Cysteine Cathepsin Activity Suppresses Osteoclastogenesis of Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells in Breast Cancer.

Edgington-Mitchell, L. E.; Rautela, J.; Duivenvoorden, H. M.; Jayatilleke, K. M.; van der Linden, W.; Verdoes, M.; Bogyo, M.; Parker, B. S.

Oncotarget.2015, 6, 27008-22. Pubmed

Design of protease activated optical contrast agents that exploit a latent lysosomotropic effect for use in fluorescence-guided surgery.

Ofori, L. O.; Withana, N. P.; Prestwood, T. R.; Verdoes, M.; Brady, J. J.; Winslow, M. M.; Sorger, J.; Bogyo, M.

ACS Chem Biol. 2015, 10, 1977-88. Pubmed

Regulation of immunoproteasome function in the lung.

Keller, I. E.; Vosyka, O.; Takenaka, S.; Kloß, A.; Dahlmann, B.; Willems, L. I.; Verdoes, M.; Overkleeft, H. S.; Marcos, E.; Adnot, S.; Hauck, S. M.; Ruppert, C.; Günther, A.; Herold, S.; Ohno, S.; Adler, H.; Eickelberg, O.; Meiners, S.

Sci Rep. 2015, 5:10230. Pubmed

Detection of protease activity in cells and animals.

Verdoes, M.; Verhelst, S. H. L.

Biochim Biophys Acta. 2015,  pii: S1570-9639(15)00138-7. Pubmed

Design of a highly selective quenched activity-based probe and its application in dual color imaging studies of cathepsin S activity localization.

Oresic Bender, K; Ofori, L.; Van der Linden, W. A.; Mock, E. D.; Data, G.; Chowdhury,S.; Li, H.; Segal, E.; Sanchez Lopez, M.; Ellman, J. A.; Figdor, C. G.; Bogyo, M.; Verdoes, M.

J Am Chem Soc. 2015, 137, 4771-7. Pubmed

Detection of Intestinal Cancer by local, topical application of a Quenched Fluorescence Probe for Cysteine Cathepsins.

Segal, E.; Prestwood, T. R.; Van der Linden, W.; Carmi, Y.; Bhattacharya, N.; Verdoes, M.; Engleman, E. G.; Bogyo, M.

Chem Biol. 2015, 22, 148-158. Pubmed

Restoring immunosurveillance by dendritic cell vaccines and manipulation of the tumor microenvironment.

Vasaturo, A.; Verdoes, M.; De Vries, J.; Torensma, R.; Figdor, C. G.

Immunobiology. 2015, 220, 243-248. Pubmed


Exploring dual electrophiles in peptide-based proteasome inhibitors: carbonyls and epoxides.

Xin, B. T.; de Bruin, G.; Verdoes, M.; Filippov, D. V.; van der Marel, G. A.; Overkleeft, H. S.

Org Biomol Chem. 2014, 12, 5710-5718. Pubmed

Assessing subunit dependency of the Plasmodium proteasome using small molecule inhibitors and active site probes.

Li, H.; Van der Linden, W. A.; Verdoes, M.; Florea, B. I.; McAllister, F. E.; Govindaswamy, K.; Elias, J. E.; Bhanot, P.; Overkleeft, H. S.; Bogyo, M. ACS Chem Biol. 2014, 9, 1869-1876. Pubmed

The right touch: Design of artificial antigen-presenting cells to stimulate the immune system.

Van der Weijden, J.; Paulis, L. E.; Verdoes, M.; Van Hest, J. C. M.; Figdor, C. G. Chemical Science. 2014, 5, 3355-3367. Pubmed


An improved quenched fluorescent probe for imaging of cysteine cathepsin activity.

Verdoes, M.*; Oresic Bender, K.; Segal, E.; Van der Linden, W. A.; Salahuddin, S.; Withana, N. P.; Sanman, L. E.; Bogyo, M.* J Am Chem Soc. 2013, 135, 14726-30. Pubmed

Identification of a serine protease inhibitor which causes inclusion vacuole reduction and is lethal to Chlamydia trachomatis.

Gloeckl, S.; Ong, V. A.; Patel, P.; Tyndall, J. D.; Timms, P.; Beagley, K. W.; Allan, J. A.; Armitage, C. W.; Turnbull, L.; Whitchurch, C. B.; Merdanovic, M.; Ehrmann, M.; Powers, J. C.; Oleksyszyn, J.; Verdoes, M.; Bogyo, M.; Huston, W. M. Mol Microbiol. 2013, 89, 676-689. Pubmed

Relative quantification of proteasome activity by activity-based protein profiling and LC-MS/MS.

Li, N.; Kuo, C. L.; Paniagua, G.; van den Elst, H.; Verdoes, M.; Willems, L. I.; Van der Linden, W. A.; Ruben, M.; Van Genderen, E.; Gubbens, J.; van Wezel, G. P.; Overkleeft, H. S.; Florea, B. I. Nat Protoc. 2013, 8, 1155-1168. Pubmed

Functional imaging of legumain in cancer using a new quenched activity-based probe.

Edgington, L. E.; Verdoes, M.; Ortega, A.; Withana, N. P.; Lee, J.; Syed, S.; Bachmann, M. H.; Blum, G.; Bogyo, M.

J Am Chem Soc. 2013, 135, 174-182. Pubmed