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The association between child Schistosoma spp. infections and morbidity in an irrigated rice region in Mali: A localized study.

Acta Trop 2019 Nov 26;199:105115. Epub 2019 Jul 26.

Epidemiology and Hospital Infection Prevention and Control, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW Medicine, UNSW Sydney, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2019.105115DOI Listing
November 2019

Collateral Benefits of Preventive Chemotherapy - Expanding the War on Neglected Tropical Diseases.

N Engl J Med 2019 Jun 8;380(25):2389-2391. Epub 2019 May 8.

From the National School of Tropical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital, Houston (P.J.H.); and the Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London (A.F.), and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool (D.H.M.) - both in the United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMp1900400DOI Listing
June 2019

Female genital schistosomiasis and HIV/AIDS: Reversing the neglect of girls and women.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2019 04 4;13(4):e0007025. Epub 2019 Apr 4.

Regional Advisory Unit for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0007025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6448816PMC
April 2019

Ghana: Accelerating neglected tropical disease control in a setting of economic development.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2019 01 17;13(1):e0007005. Epub 2019 Jan 17.

Center for Sustainable Development, Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America.

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http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0007005
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0007005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6336233PMC
January 2019

Egypt's schistosomiasis control programme in the 1980s prepared the ground for the global elimination of schistosomiasis by 2030.

Authors:
Alan Fenwick

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2019 01;113(1):1-3

Professor of Tropical Parasitology at Imperial College, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, Norfolk Place, Paddington, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/try095DOI Listing
January 2019

Strongyloides stercoralis: the need for accurate information - Authors' reply.

Lancet 2018 06;391(10137):2323

The Task Force for Global Health, Decatur, GA, USA; Eck Institute for Global Health, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(18)30858-4DOI Listing
June 2018

"Rapid impact" 10 years after: The first "decade" (2006-2016) of integrated neglected tropical disease control.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 05 24;12(5):e0006137. Epub 2018 May 24.

Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006137DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5967703PMC
May 2018

Soil-transmitted helminth infections.

Lancet 2018 01 4;391(10117):252-265. Epub 2017 Sep 4.

The Task Force for Global Health, Decatur, GA, USA; Eck Institute for Global Health, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31930-XDOI Listing
January 2018

Urogenital schistosomiasis in Cabo Delgado, northern Mozambique: baseline findings from the SCORE study.

Parasit Vectors 2018 01 10;11(1):30. Epub 2018 Jan 10.

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, W2 1PG, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-017-2592-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5761122PMC
January 2018

Diffusion of treatment in social networks and mass drug administration.

Nat Commun 2017 12 5;8(1):1929. Epub 2017 Dec 5.

Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Tennis Ct. Rd., Cambridge, CB2 1QP, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-017-01499-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5717046PMC
December 2017

Assessing the benefits of five years of different approaches to treatment of urogenital schistosomiasis: A SCORE project in Northern Mozambique.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 12 8;11(12):e0006061. Epub 2017 Dec 8.

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006061DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5745126PMC
December 2017

Optimising cluster survey design for planning schistosomiasis preventive chemotherapy.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 May 26;11(5):e0005599. Epub 2017 May 26.

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, St. Mary's Campus, Norfolk Place, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005599DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5464666PMC
May 2017

Schistosomiasis research and control since the retirement of Sir Patrick Manson in 1914.

Authors:
Alan Fenwick

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2017 05;111(5):191-198

Professor of Tropical Parasitology, School of Public Health, Imperial College, St Mary's Campus.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/trx036DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5914372PMC
May 2017

Human schistosomiasis in the post mass drug administration era.

Lancet Infect Dis 2017 02 15;17(2):e42-e48. Epub 2016 Dec 15.

Centre for Infection, Immunity and Evolution, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; Usher Institute, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30475-3DOI Listing
February 2017

Global metabolic changes induced by plant-derived pyrrolizidine alkaloids following a human poisoning outbreak and in a mouse model.

Toxicol Res (Camb) 2016 Nov 12;5(6):1594-1603. Epub 2016 Aug 12.

Computational and Systems Medicine , Department of Surgery & Cancer , Faculty of Medicine , Imperial College London , UK . Email:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c6tx00221hDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6060677PMC
November 2016

Schistosomiasis elimination by 2020 or 2030?

Int J Parasitol 2016 06 21;46(7):385-8. Epub 2016 Feb 21.

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI), School of Public Health, Imperial College London, W2 1PG London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2016.01.004DOI Listing
June 2016

Epidemiological Interactions between Urogenital and Intestinal Human Schistosomiasis in the Context of Praziquantel Treatment across Three West African Countries.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 15;9(10):e0004019. Epub 2015 Oct 15.

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, St. Mary's Campus, London, United Kingdom; Department of Pathology and Pathogen Biology, Centre for Emerging, Endemic and Exotic Diseases (CEEED), Royal Veterinary College, University of London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4607489PMC
April 2016

Praziquantel: do we need another antischistosoma treatment?

Authors:
Alan Fenwick

Future Med Chem 2015 ;7(6):677-80

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4155/fmc.15.16DOI Listing
February 2016

An achievable goal: control and elimination of schistosomiasis.

Lancet 2015 Aug;386(9995):739

Public Health Laboratory-Ivo de Carneri, Ministry of Health of Zanzibar, Zanzibar, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)61536-7DOI Listing
August 2015

The contribution of mass drug administration to global health: past, present and future.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2014 12;369(1645):20130434. Epub 2014 May 12.

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, , St Mary's Campus, London W2 1PG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2013.0434DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4024227PMC
January 2015

Mass drug administration with praziquantel reduces the prevalence of Schistosoma mansoni and improves liver morbidity in untreated preschool children.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2014 Sep 24;108(9):575-81. Epub 2014 Jul 24.

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/tru097DOI Listing
September 2014

Elimination of schistosomiasis transmission in Zanzibar: baseline findings before the onset of a randomized intervention trial.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 17;7(10):e2474. Epub 2013 Oct 17.

Wolfson Wellcome Biomedical Laboratories, Department of Life Sciences, Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom ; Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland ; University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002474DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3798599PMC
May 2014

Efficacy and safety of two closely spaced doses of praziquantel against Schistosoma haematobium and S. mansoni and re-infection patterns in school-aged children in Niger.

Acta Trop 2013 Nov 23;128(2):334-44. Epub 2012 Aug 23.

Réseau International Schistosomoses, Environnement, Aménagement et Lutte (RISEAL-Niger), 1448, Bd de l'Indépendance, B.P. 13724, Niamey, Niger; Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, P.O. Box, CH-4002 Basel, Switzerland; University of Basel, P.O. Box, CH-4003 Basel, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2012.08.008DOI Listing
November 2013

Safety and efficacy of praziquantel syrup (Epiquantel®) against Schistosoma haematobium and Schistosoma mansoni in preschool-aged children in Niger.

Acta Trop 2013 Nov 10;128(2):318-25. Epub 2012 Dec 10.

Réseau International Schistosomoses, Environnement, Aménagement et Lutte (RISEAL-Niger), 1448, Bd de l'Indépendance, B.P. 13724, Niamey, Niger; Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, P.O. Box, CH-4002 Basel, Switzerland; University of Basel, P.O. Box, CH-4003 Basel, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2012.12.003DOI Listing
November 2013

Neglected tropical diseases of the Middle East and North Africa: review of their prevalence, distribution, and opportunities for control.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2012 28;6(2):e1475. Epub 2012 Feb 28.

Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0001475DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3289601PMC
June 2012

Anaemia in Ugandan preschool-aged children: the relative contribution of intestinal parasites and malaria.

Parasitology 2011 Oct 8;138(12):1534-45. Epub 2011 Aug 8.

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Imperial College London (St Mary's Campus), Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK.

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http://www.journals.cambridge.org/abstract_S0031182011001016
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0031182011001016DOI Listing
October 2011

Schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminth control in Niger: cost effectiveness of school based and community distributed mass drug administration [corrected].

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2011 Oct 11;5(10):e1326. Epub 2011 Oct 11.

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0001326DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3191121PMC
October 2011

Population-based survey of active trachoma in 11 districts of Burundi.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2011 Aug;18(4):146-9

National Integrated Neglected Tropical Diseases and Blindness Control Program, Ministry of Public Health, Bujumbura, Republic of Burundi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09286586.2011.595039DOI Listing
August 2011

Mapping helminth co-infection and co-intensity: geostatistical prediction in ghana.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2011 Jun 7;5(6):e1200. Epub 2011 Jun 7.

School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0001200DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3110174PMC
June 2011

Schistosomiasis elimination.

Lancet Infect Dis 2011 May;11(5):346; author reply 346-7

Imperial

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(11)70110-4DOI Listing
May 2011

In vitro praziquantel test capable of detecting reduced in vivo efficacy in Schistosoma mansoni human infections.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2010 Dec;83(6):1340-7

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.2010.10-0413DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2990056PMC
December 2010

Africa is desperate for praziquantel.

Lancet 2010 Aug;376(9740):496-8

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, George Washington University and Sabin Vaccine Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S014067361060879
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60879-3DOI Listing
August 2010

Corrigendum to "Control of the Neglected Tropical Diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: the unmet needs" [International Health (2009) 1, 61-70].

Int Health 2010 Mar;2(1):75

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Imperial College London, St Mary's Campus, Norfolk Place, Paddington, London W2 1PG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.inhe.2010.01.001DOI Listing
March 2010

Control of the Neglected Tropical Diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: the unmet needs.

Int Health 2009 Sep;1(1):61-70

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Imperial College London, St Mary's Campus, Norfolk Place, Paddington, London W2 1PG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.inhe.2009.06.002DOI Listing
September 2009

Host-parasite relations and implications for control.

Authors:
Alan Fenwick

Adv Parasitol 2009 ;68:247-61

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, St Mary's Campus Imperial College, Paddington, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0065-308X(08)00610-6DOI Listing
June 2009

HIV/AIDS, schistosomiasis, and girls.

Lancet 2009 Jun;373(9680):2025-6

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(09)61111-9DOI Listing
June 2009

Rescuing the bottom billion through control of neglected tropical diseases.

Lancet 2009 May;373(9674):1570-5

Sabin Vaccine Institute and George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(09)60233-6DOI Listing
May 2009

Africa's 32 cents solution for HIV/AIDS.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2009 May 26;3(5):e430. Epub 2009 May 26.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0000430DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2682705PMC
May 2009

Two-year impact of single praziquantel treatment on infection in the national control programme on schistosomiasis in Burkina Faso.

Bull World Health Organ 2008 Oct;86(10):780-7, A

Programme National de Lutte contre la Schistosomiase et les Vers Intestinaux, Ministère de la Santé, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2649514PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/blt.07.048694DOI Listing
October 2008

Recent progress in integrated neglected tropical disease control.

Trends Parasitol 2007 Nov 24;23(11):511-4. Epub 2007 Oct 24.

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, the George Washington University and Sabin Vaccine Institute, 2300 I Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pt.2007.08.015DOI Listing
November 2007

A high-performance liquid chromatography and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy-based analysis of commercially available praziquantel tablets.

J Pharm Biomed Anal 2007 Oct 23;45(2):263-7. Epub 2007 Jun 23.

Department of Biomolecular Medicine, SORA Division, Imperial College London, Sir Alexander Fleming Building, South Kensington, London SW7 2AZ, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpba.2007.06.017DOI Listing
October 2007

Schistosoma haematobium infection and morbidity before and after large-scale administration of praziquantel in Burkina Faso.

J Infect Dis 2007 Sep 16;196(5):659-69. Epub 2007 Jul 16.

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, W2 1PG, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/520515DOI Listing
September 2007

Control of neglected tropical diseases.

N Engl J Med 2007 Sep;357(10):1018-27

Sabin Vaccine Institute, and the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMra064142DOI Listing
September 2007

Schistosomiasis: challenges for control, treatment and drug resistance.

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2006 Dec;19(6):577-82

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.qco.0000247591.13671.6aDOI Listing
December 2006

Assessment of ultrasound morbidity indicators of schistosomiasis in the context of large-scale programs illustrated with experiences from Malian children.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2006 Dec;75(6):1042-52

Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK.

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December 2006

Waterborne infectious diseases--could they be consigned to history?

Authors:
Alan Fenwick

Science 2006 Aug;313(5790):1077-81

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College, London WC2 1PG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1127184DOI Listing
August 2006