Publications

Select NTD publications involving NTD-SC staff or funding are included below.

Effects of single and integrated water, sanitation, handwashing, and nutrition interventions on child soil-transmitted helminth and Giardia infections: A cluster-randomized controlled trial in rural Kenya

PLOS Medicine, 2019; 16: (6): e1002841

Pickering AJ, Njenga SM, Steinbaum L, Swarthout J, Lin A, et al

WASH | Soil-transmitted helminthiasis

The safety of double- and triple-drug community mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis: A multicenter, open-label, cluster-randomized study

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019; 16: (6): e1002839

Weil GJ, Bogus J, Christian M, Dubray C, Djuardi Y, et al.

Alternative treatment strategies | Lymphatic filariasis

Implementing a community vector collection strategy for monitoring vector-borne diseases in Ghana

Gates Open Research, 2019; 3: 722

Boakye DA, Frempong KK, Ogoussan KT et al.

Molecular Xenomonitoring | Lymphatic filariasis

Mapping of lymphatic filariasis in loiasis areas: A new strategy shows no evidence for Wuchereria bancrofti endemicity in Cameroon

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019; 13: (3): e0007192

Wanji S, Esum ME, Njouendou AJ, Mbeng AA, Chounna Ndongmo PW, et al.

Mapping | Lymphatic Filariasis and Loiasis

3D images as a field grader training tool for trachomatous trichiasis: A diagnostic accuracy study in Ethiopia

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019; 13: (1): e0007104

Hoffman JJ, Habtamu E, Rono H, Tadesse Z, Wondie T, et al.

Diagnostics | Trachoma

Flubendazole as a macrofilaricide: History and background

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019; 13: (1): e0006436

Geary TG, Mackenzie CD, Silber SA

Therapy | Lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis

Macrofilaricidal efficacy of single and repeated oral and subcutaneous doses of flubendazole in Litomosoides sigmodontis infected jirds

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019; 13: (1): e0006320

Hübner MP, Ehrens A, Koschel M, Dubben B, Lenz F, et al.

Therapy | Lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis

Serological and PCR-based markers of ocular Chlamydia trachomatis transmission in northern Ghana after elimination of trachoma as a public health problem

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018; 12: (12):e0007027

Senyonjo LG, Debrah O, Martin DL, Asante-Poku A, Migchelsen SJ, et al.

Diagnostics | Trachoma

Repeated doses of Praziquantel in Schistosomiasis Treatment (RePST) – single versus multiple praziquantel treatments in school-aged children in Côte d’Ivoire: a study protocol for an open-label, randomised controlled trial

BMC Infectious Diseases, 2018; 18: 662

P. T. Hoekstra, M. Casacuberta Partal, A. S. Amoah, L. van Lieshout, P. L. A. M. Corstjens, S. Tsonaka, R. K. Assaré, K. D. Silué, A. Meité, E. K. N’Goran, Y. K. N’Gbesso, M. Roestenberg, S. Knopp, J. Utzinger, J. T. Coulibaly and G. J. van Dam

Clinical Trials | Schistosomiasis

Identification and characterization of Loa loa antigens responsible for cross-reactivity with rapid diagnostic tests for lymphatic filariasis

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018; 12: (11): e0006963

Hertz MI, Nana-Djeunga H, Kamgno J, Jelil Njouendou A, Chawa Chunda V, et al.

Diagnostics | Lymphatic Filariasis & Loiasis

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