Publications

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

Using Community-Level Prevalence of Loa loa Infection to Predict the Proportion of Highly-Infected Individuals: Statistical Modelling to Support Lymphatic Filariasis and Onchocerciasis Elimination Programs

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2016; 10: 12

Daniela K Schlüter, Martial L Ndeffo-Mbah, Innocent Takougang, Tony Ukety, Samuel Wanji, Alison P Galvani, Peter J Diggle

Modelling | Lymphatic Filariasis & Onchocerciasis & Loiasis

The World Health Organization Recommendations for Trachoma Surveillance, Experience in Nepal and Added Benefit of Testing for Antibodies to Chlamydia trachomatis pgp3 Protein: NESTS Study

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2016; 10: 9

Andrea I. Zambrano, Shekhar Sharma, Kathryn Crowley, Laura Dize, Beatriz E. Muñoz, Sailesh K. Mishra, Lisa A. Rotondo, Charlotte A. Gaydos and Sheila K. West

Surveillance | Trachoma

Modelling Neglected Tropical Diseases diagnostics: the sensitivity of skin snips for Onchocerca volvulus in near elimination and surveillance settings

Parasites and Vectors, 2016; 9: 343

Christian Bottomley, Valerie Isham, Sarai Vivas-Martínez, Annette C. Kuesel, Simon K. Attah, Nicholas O. Opoku, Sara Lustigman, Martin Walker and Maria-Gloria Basáñez

Modelling | Onchocerciasis

Successful Control of Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis in School Age Children in Burkina Faso and an Example of Community-Based Assessment via Lymphatic Filariasis Transmission Assessment Survey

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2016; 10: 5

François Drabo et al.

Transmission Assessment Surveys | Lymphatic filariasis and Soil-transmitted helminths

RRR for NNN—a rapid research response for the Neglected Tropical Disease NGDO Network: a novel framework to challenges faced by the global programs targeting neglected tropical diseases

International Health, 2016; 8: i12-i14

Chelsea E. Toledo, Julie Jacobson, Emily C. Wainwright, Eric A. Ottesen and Patrick J. Lammie

Elimination | Cross-cutting

Heterogeneous dynamics, robustness/ fragility trade-offs, and the eradication of the macroparasitic disease, lymphatic filariasis

BMC Medicine, 2016; 14: 14

Edwin Michael and Brajendra K. Singh

Modelling | Lymphatic filariasis

Can We Use Antibodies to Chlamydia trachomatis as a Surveillance Tool for National Trachoma Control Programs? Results from a District Survey

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2016; 10: 1

Sheila K. West et al.

Surveillance | Trachoma

Bayesian calibration of simulation models for supporting management of the elimination of the macroparasitic disease, Lymphatic Filariasis

Parasites & Vectors, 2015; 8: 522

Brajendra Singh and Edwin Michael

Modelling | Lymphatic filariasis

Quantitative analyses and modelling to support achievement of the 2020 goals for nine neglected tropical diseases

Parasites & Vectors, 2015; 8: 630

T. Deirdre Hollingsworth et al.

Modelling | Cross-cutting

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