Publications

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

Rethinking the serological threshold for onchocerciasis elimination

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018; 12: 3

Katherine M. Gass

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Comparison of antigen and antibody responses in repeat lymphatic filariasis transmission assessment surveys in American Samoa

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2018; 12: 3

Kimberly Y. Won, Keri Robinson, Katy L. Hamlin, Joseph Tufa, Margaret Seespesara, Ryan E. Wiegand, Katherine Gass, Joseph Kubofcik, Thomas B. Nutman, Patrick J. Lammie, Saipale Fuimaono

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis

Onchocerciasis: shifting the target from control to elimination requires a new first-step—elimination mapping

International Health, 2018; 10: i14–i19

Maria P. Rebollo, Honorat Zoure, Kisito Ogoussan, Yao Sodahlon, Eric A. Ottesen and Paul T. Cantey

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Onchocerciasis in Yemen: moving forward towards an elimination program

International Health, 2018; 10: i89–i96

Abdul-Samid Al-Kubati, Charles D. Mackenzie, Daniel Boakye, Yasin Al-Qubati, Abdul-Rahim Al-Samie, Isam E. Awad, Bjorn Thylefors, Adrian Hopkins

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Cross-border issues: an important component of onchocerciasis elimination programmes

International Health, 2018; 10: i54–i59

Simon Bush, Yao Sodahlon, Philip Downs and Charles D. Mackenzie

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Operationalization of the test and not treat strategy to accelerate the elimination of onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis in Central Africa

International Health, 2018; 10: i49–i53

Joseph Kamgno, Hugues C. Nana-Djeunga, Sébastien D. Pion, Cédric B. Chesnais, Amy D. Klion, Charles D. Mackenzie, Thomas B. Nutman and Michel Boussinesq

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Establishing quality assured (QA) laboratory support for onchocerciasis elimination in Africa

International Health, 2018; 10: i33–i39

Joseph Shott, Camilla Ducker, Thomas R. Unnasch and Charles D. Mackenzie

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Transitioning from river blindness control to elimination: steps toward stopping treatment

International Health, 2018; 10: i7–i13

Paul T. Cantey, Sharon L. Roy, Daniel Boakye, Upendo Mwingira, Eric A. Ottesen, Adrian D. Hopkins and Yao K. Sodahlon

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Surveillance efforts after mass drug administration to validate elimination of lymphatic filariasis as a public health problem in Vanuatu

Tropical Medicine and Health, 2017; 45: 18

Fasihah Taleo, George Taleo, Patricia M. Graves, Peter Wood, Sung Hye Kim, Masayo Ozaki, Hayley Joseph, Brian Chu, Alex Pavluck, Aya Yajima, Wayne Melrose, Kazuyo Ichimori and Corinne Capuano

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis

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