Publications

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

Frequency and Clinical Significance of Localized Adverse Events following Mass Drug Administration for Lymphatic Filariasis in an Endemic Area in South India

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020; 1: 96-99

Vijesh Sreedhar Kuttiatt, Roopali K. Somani, Subramanian Swaminathan, Kaliannagounder Krishnamoorthy, Gary J. Weil, Jambulingam Purushothaman

Program implementation | Lymphatic filariasis

Case Report: Highlighting Male Genital Schistosomiasis (MGS) in Fishermen from the Southwestern Shoreline of Lake Malawi, Mangochi District

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2019; 6: 1331-1335

Sekeleghe A. Kayuni, E. James LaCourse, Peter Makaula, Fanuel Lampiao, Lazarus Juziwelo, Joanna Fawcett, Alexandra Shaw, Mohammad H. Alharbi, Jaco J. Verweij, J. Russell Stothard

Morbidity | Schistosomiasis

Posterior lamellar versus bilamellar tarsal rotation surgery for trachomatous trichiasis: Long-term outcomes from a randomised controlled trial

EClinical Medicine, 2019; 10: 15

Esmael Habtamu, Tariku Wondie, Zerihun Tadesse, Bezawit Atinafu et al.

Morbidity | Trachoma

Pgp3 seroprevalence and associations with active trachoma and ocular Chlamydia trachomatis infection in Malawi: cross-sectional surveys in six evaluation units

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019; 13: (10): e0007749

Burr SE, Hart J, Samikwa L, Chaima D, Cooley G, et al.

Diagnostics | Trachoma

Elimination of onchocerciasis in Africa by 2025: an ambitious target requires ambitious interventions

Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 2019; 8: 83

Robert Colebunders, Wilma A. Stolk, Joseph Nelson Siewe Fodjo, Charles D. Mackenzie & Adrian Hopkins

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

A Case for Using Genomics and a Bioinformatics Pipeline to Develop Sensitive and Species-Specific PCR-Based Diagnostics for Soil-Transmitted Helminths

Frontiers in Genetics, 2019; 10: 883

Jessica R. Grant, Nils Pilotte, and Steven Williams

Diagnostics | Soil-transmitted helminthiasis

State of deworming coverage and equity in low-income and middle-income countries using household health surveys: a spatiotemporal cross-sectional study

The Lancet Global Health, 2019; 19: 30413-9

Nathan C Lo, Sam Heft-Neal, Jean T Coulibaly, Leslie Leonard, Eran Bendavid, David G Addis

Compliance & coverage | Soil-transmitted helminthiasis

The Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs): A Case Study Exemplifying How Foreign Assistance Funding Can Be Catalytic in Reducing the Burden of Major Global Health Conditions

Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2019; 2019: ciz742

Emily Wainwright, Darin Evans, Lisa Rotondo, Bolivar Pou, Violetta Yevstigneyeva, Kathryn L Zoerhoff, Eric A Ottesen, Richard Reithinger

Funding | Cross-cutting

Progress towards lymphatic filariasis elimination in Ghana from 2000-2016: Analysis of microfilaria prevalence data from 430 communities

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2019; 13: (8): e0007115

Biritwum NK, Frempong KK, Verver S, Odoom S, Alomatu B, et al.

Modeling | Lymphatic filariasis

Elimination of lymphatic filariasis as a public health problem from the Arab Republic of Egypt

Acta Tropica, 2019; 199: 105121

Reda M.R. Ramzy, Hussein A.Kamal, Mohamed A.Hassan and Ayat A.Haggagb

Elimination | Lymphatic filariasis

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