Publications

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

Supporting elimination of lymphatic filariasis in Samoa by predicting locations of residual infection using machine learning and geostatistics

Scientific Reports, 2020; 10: 20570

Helen J. Mayfield, Hugh Sturrock, Benjamin F. Arnold, Ricardo Andrade-Pacheco, Therese Kearns, Patricia Graves, Take Naseri, Robert Thomsen, Katherine Gass & Colleen L. Lau

Modelling | Lymphatic filariasis

DjinniChip: evaluation of a novel molecular rapid diagnostic device for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in trachoma-endemic areas

Parasites & Vectors, 2020; 13: 533

Tamsyn R. Derrick, Natalia Sandetskaya, Harry Pickering, Andreas Kölsch, Athumani Ramadhani, Elias Mafuru, Patrick Massae, Aiweda Malisa, Tara Mtuy, Matthew J. Burton, Martin J. Holland & Dirk Kuhlmeier

Diagnostics | Trachoma

Diagnostics and the neglected tropical diseases roadmap: setting the agenda for 2030

Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020; 118: 10.1093/trstmh/traa118

Ashley A Souza, Camilla Ducker, Daniel Argaw, Jonathan D King, Anthony W Solomon, Marco A Biamonte, Rhea N Coler, Israel Cruz, Veerle Lejon, Bruno Levecke, Fabricio K Marchini, Michael Marks, Pascal Millet, Sammy M Njenga, Rahmah Noordin, René Paulussen, Esvawaran Sreekumar, Patrick J Lammie

Diagnostics and NTD Roadmap | Cross-cutting

Towards a comprehensive research and development plan to support the control, elimination and eradication of neglected tropical diseases

The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020; 114: 10.1093/trstmh/traa114

David Mabey, Ellen Agler, John H Amuasi, Leda Hernandez, T Déirdre Hollingsworth, Peter J Hotez, Patrick J Lammie, Mwelecele N Malecela, Sultani H Matendechero, Eric Ottesen, Richard O Phillips, John C Reeder, Célia Landmann Szwarcwald, Joseph P Shott, Anthony W Solomon, Andrew Steer, Soumya Swaminathan

Comprehensive Research Plan | Cross-cutting

Genetic epidemiology of lymphatic filariasis in American Samoa after mass drug administration

International Journal for Parasitology, 2020; 20: 30291-5

Hedtke SM, Zendejas-Heredia PA, Graves PM, Sheridan S, Sheel M, Fuimaono S, Lau CL, Grant WN

Program implementation | Lymphatic filariasis

The NTD Supply Chain Forum—Strengthening the backbone of NTD programs

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (11): e0008818

Souza AA, Holloway C, Williams T

Supply Chain | Cross-cutting

Evaluation of a facility-based inspection tool to assess lymphedema management services in Vietnam

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (10): e0008773

Dung DT, Binh VTL, Worrell CM, Brady M, Walsh V, et al.

Morbidity | Lymphatic filariasis

Addressing barriers of community participation and access to mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis elimination in Coastal Kenya using a participatory approach

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (9): e0008499

Doris W. Njomo, Lydiah W. Kibe, Bridget W. Kimani, Collins Okoyo, Wyckliff P. Omondi, Hadley M. Sultani

Equity of Program Implementation | Lymphatic filariasis

Integration of prevention and control measures for female genital schistosomiasis, HIV and cervical cancer

Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2020; 98: 615-624

Dirk Engels, Peter J Hotez, Camilla Ducker, Margaret Gyapong, Amaya L Bustinduy, William E Secor, Wendy Harrison, Sally Theobald, Rachael Thomson, Victoria Gamba, Makia C Masong, Patrick Lammie, Kreeneshni Govender, Pamela S Mbabazi & Mwelecele N Malecela

Morbidity Management and Integration | Female Genital Schistosomiasis

A Multicountry Comparison of Three Coverage Evaluation Survey Sampling Methodologies for Neglected Tropical Diseases

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020; 0: (0), 1-11

Katherine Gass, Michael Deming, Roland Bougma, Franck Drabo, Edridah Muheki Tukahebwa, Square Mkwanda, Reina Teresa Velasquez, Rosa Elena Mejia and Pamela Sabina Mbabazi

Coverage | Lymphatic filariasis

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