Publications

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

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

The role of case proximity in transmission of visceral leishmaniasis in a highly endemic village in Bangladesh

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018; 12: (10) e0006453

Lloyd A. C. Chapman et al.

Modelling | Visceral Leishmaniasis

Identifying residual transmission of lymphatic filariasis after mass drug administration: Comparing school-based versus community-based surveillance - American Samoa, 2016

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018; 12: (7):e0006583

Meru Sheel, Sarah Sheridan, Katherine Gass, Kimberly Won, Saipale Fuimaono, Martyn Kirk, Amor Gonzales, Shannon M. Hedtke, Patricia M. Graves and Colleen L. Lau

Transmission Assessment Surveys | Lymphatic filariasis

River blindness: reducing the prevalence of clinical disease

Community Eye Health Journal, 2018; 31: 101

Charles Mackenzie, Martin Kollmann, Sabine Specht and Yao Sodhalon

Treatment impact | Onchocerciasis

Assessing knowledge about lymphatic filariasis and the implementation of mass drug administration amongst drug deliverers in three districts/cities of Indonesia

Parasites & Vectors, 2018; 11: 315

Christiana R. Titaley, Rita Damayanti, Nugroho Soeharno, Anifatun Mu’asyaroh, Mark Bradley, Tim Lynam and Alison Krentel

Elimination | Lymphatic filariasis

Elimination of lymphatic filariasis as a public health problem from the Cook Islands

Tropical Medicine and Health, 2018; 46: 12

Charlie Ave, D Ramaiah Kapa and Eric Ottesen

Elimination | Lymphatic filariasis

Interruption of onchocerciasis transmission in Bioko Island: Accelerating the movement from control to elimination in Equatorial Guinea

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018; 12: 5

Zaida Herrador, Belén Garcia, Policarpo Ncogo, Maria Jesus Perteguer, Jose Miguel Rubio, Eva Rivas, Marta Cimas, Guillermo Ordoñez, Silvia de Pablos, Ana Hernández-González, Rufino Nguema, Laura Moya, María Romay-Barja, Teresa Garate, Kira Barbre, Agustín Benito

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

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