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[Acceptability of purified fish-protein powder in pre-school and school age children].

Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 2018 Apr-Jun;35(2):234-240

Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia. Lima, Perú.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17843/rpmesp.2018.352.3274DOI Listing
March 2019

Is CD1a useful for leishmaniasis diagnosis in the New World?

J Cutan Pathol 2019 01 31;46(1):90-92. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, California.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/cup.13369
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January 2019

Single-Dose Tafenoquine to Prevent Relapse of Plasmodium vivax Malaria.

N Engl J Med 2019 01;380(3):215-228

From Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr Heitor Vieira Dourado, Manaus (M.V.G.L., F.V., W.M.M., M.A.M.B., M.R.F.C.), Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro (M.V.G.L.), and Centro de Pesquisa em Medicina Tropical Rondônia, Porto Velho (D.B.P., M.S.T.) - all in Brazil; Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru (A.L.-C., R.C., M.C.); Mahidol University (S.K.) and the Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences (C.L., D.L.S., N.B.), Bangkok, Thailand; the University of Gondar, Gondar (R.M., E.D., S.G., K.M.W.), and Jimma University, Jimma (D.Y., A.A., A.Z., C.A.) - both in Ethiopia; Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Manila (F.E.J.E.), and Rio Tuba Nickel Foundation Hospital, Palawan (R.Z.M.) - both in the Philippines; Medical University of Vienna, Vienna (H.N.); Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute and University of Basel, Basel (F.B., H.-P.B.), and Medicines for Malaria Venture, Geneva (S.D.) - both in Switzerland; Oxford University, Oxford (B.A.), and GlaxoSmithKline, Stockley Park West (J.-P.K., L.M.K., V.M.R., S.W.J., E.H., K.M., D.D.C., K.F., C.O.U., J.A.G., G.C.K.W.K.) - both in the United Kingdom; and GlaxoSmithKline, Collegeville, PA (J.J.B.).

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http://www.nejm.org/doi/10.1056/NEJMoa1710775
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1710775DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6657226PMC
January 2019

Tafenoquine versus Primaquine to Prevent Relapse of Plasmodium vivax Malaria.

N Engl J Med 2019 01;380(3):229-241

From Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru (A.L.-C., R.C., M.C.); Fundação de Medicina Tropical Dr Heitor Vieira Dourado, Manaus (M.V.G.L., F.V., W.M.M., M.A.M.B., M.R.F.C.), and Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro (M.V.G.L.) - both in Brazil; Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (T.T.H., C.H.N.); Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin (I.D.V.), Centro de Investigaciones Clinicas S.A.S de Cali, Cali (M.F.V.), and IMAT Oncomedica, Monteria (S.A.) - all in Colombia; Umphang Hospital, Tak (C.N.-l., R.P.), and Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Mae Sot (C.S.C., F.H.N., G.B.) - both in Thailand; the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health (C.S.C., F.H.N., G.B.) and the Oxford Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine (B.A.), Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, GlaxoSmithKline, Stockley Park West (G.C., V.M.R., S.W.J., E.H., D.D.C., K.M., G.C.K.W.K., J.A.G.), and GlaxoSmithKline, Stevenage (L.K.) - all in the United Kingdom; Medicines for Malaria Venture, Geneva (S.D.); and GlaxoSmithKline, Collegeville, PA (V.M.W., J.J.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1802537DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6657225PMC
January 2019

Use of open mobile mapping tool to assess human mobility traceability in rural offline populations with contrasting malaria dynamics.

PeerJ 2019 22;7:e6298. Epub 2019 Jan 22.

Laboratorio ICEMR-Amazonia, Laboratorios de Investigación y Desarrollo, Facultad de Ciencias y Filosofía, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.6298DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6346981PMC
January 2019

Mucosal leishmaniasis: urgent need for more research.

Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 2018 Jan-Feb;51(1):120-121

Núcleo de Medicina Tropical, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Brasília, Brasília, DF, Brasil.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/0037-8682-0463-2017DOI Listing
November 2018

Regulatory T-Cell Dynamics in Cutaneous and Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis due to .

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 03 1;98(3):753-758. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0624DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5930896PMC
March 2018

Tegumentary leishmaniasis and coinfections other than HIV.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 03 1;12(3):e0006125. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006125DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5832191PMC
March 2018

Evaluation of the efficacy, safety and acceptability of a fish protein isolate in the nutrition of children under 36 months of age.

Public Health Nutr 2017 Oct 14;20(15):2819-2826. Epub 2017 Aug 14.

1Instituto de Medicina Tropical 'Alexander von Humboldt',Department of Pediatrics,Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia,Av. Honorio Delgado 430,San Martin de Porres,Lima 31,Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S136898001700163XDOI Listing
October 2017

[Detection of Leishmania spp. based on the gene encoding HSP20].

Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 2014 Oct-Dec;31(4):635-43

Centro de Biología Molecular Severo Ochoa, Madrid, España.

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January 2017

Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax Malaria in Peru.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Dec 31;95(6 Suppl):133-144. Epub 2016 Oct 31.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Alexander von Humboldt," Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.16-0268DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5201219PMC
December 2016

Quantification of Leishmania (Viannia) Kinetoplast DNA in Ulcers of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Reveals Inter-site and Inter-sampling Variability in Parasite Load.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 23;9(7):e0003936. Epub 2015 Jul 23.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru; Departamento de Ciencias Celulares y Moleculares, Facultad de Ciencias y Filosofía, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003936DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4512720PMC
April 2016

Quantitative Kinetoplast DNA Assessment During Treatment of Mucosal Leishmaniasis as a Potential Biomarker of Outcome: A Pilot Study.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Jan 19;94(1):107-13. Epub 2015 Oct 19.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Alexander von Humboldt," Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru; Public Health Ontario Laboratories, Public Health Ontario, Toronto, Canada; Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada; Tropical Disease Unit, University Health Network Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0514DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4710413PMC
January 2016

Characteristics of Travel-Related Severe Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in Individuals Hospitalized at a Tertiary Referral Center in Lima, Peru.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015 Dec 19;93(6):1249-53. Epub 2015 Oct 19.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander Von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru; Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas; Facultad de Medicina Alberto Hurtado, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru; Departamento de Ciencias Celulares y Moleculares, Facultad de Ciencias y Filosofía, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0652DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4674242PMC
December 2015

Genome-Scale Protein Microarray Comparison of Human Antibody Responses in Plasmodium vivax Relapse and Reinfection.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015 Oct 6;93(4):801-9. Epub 2015 Jul 6.

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California; Laboratorio ICEMR-Amazonia, Laboratorios de Investigación y Desarrollo, Facultad de Ciencias y Filosofía, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú; Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú; Antigen Discovery Inc., Irvine, California; Malaria Research Group, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; Seattle Biomed, Seattle, Washington; Department of Medicine, Division of Global Public Health, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California; Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0232DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4596603PMC
October 2015

[Traditional treatments in an endemic area of american cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Peru].

Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 2015 Oct;32(4):761-5

Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú

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October 2015

Neurological manifestations of human leishmaniasis.

Handb Clin Neurol 2013 ;114:193-8

School of Public Health & Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru; Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-53490-3.00013-3DOI Listing
April 2014

Novel low-cost thermotherapy for cutaneous leishmaniasis in Peru.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 2;7(5):e2196. Epub 2013 May 2.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Alexander von Humboldt", Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002196DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3642052PMC
November 2013

A 3D assessment tool for accurate volume measurement for monitoring the evolution of cutaneous leishmaniasis wounds.

Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2012 ;2012:2025-8

Laboratory of Medical Image Research, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Lima, Perú.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/EMBC.2012.6346355DOI Listing
August 2013

Simultaneous infection with Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis and L. (V.) lainsoni in a Peruvian patient with cutaneous leishmaniasis.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2013 Apr 4;88(4):774-7. Epub 2013 Feb 4.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.12-0594DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3617868PMC
April 2013

Prediction score for antimony treatment failure in patients with ulcerative leishmaniasis lesions.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2012 12;6(6):e1656. Epub 2012 Jun 12.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0001656DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3373623PMC
September 2012

Optimized in vitro production of Plasmodium vivax ookinetes.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2010 Dec;83(6):1183-6

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093-0741, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.2010.10-0195DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2990029PMC
December 2010

Field evaluation of a rapid diagnostic test (Parascreen) for malaria diagnosis in the Peruvian Amazon.

Malar J 2010 Jun 7;9:154. Epub 2010 Jun 7.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander Von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, AP 4314, Lima 100, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-9-154DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2898785PMC
June 2010

CXCL10 production by human monocytes in response to Leishmania braziliensis infection.

Infect Immun 2010 Jan 9;78(1):301-8. Epub 2009 Nov 9.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555-1070, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/IAI.00959-09DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2798186PMC
January 2010

Extreme inbreeding in Leishmania braziliensis.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009 Jun 4;106(25):10224-9. Epub 2009 Jun 4.

Génétique et Evolution des Maladies Infectieuses, IRD/CNRS/UMI (UMR 2724), Montpellier, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0904420106DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2700931PMC
June 2009

Optimization of microculture and evaluation of miniculture for the isolation of Leishmania parasites from cutaneous lesions in Peru.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2008 Dec;79(6):847-52

Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, and Tropical Diseases Unit, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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December 2008

Polymerase chain reaction detection of Plasmodium vivax and Plasmodium falciparum DNA from stored serum samples: implications for retrospective diagnosis of malaria.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2007 Sep;77(3):444-6

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA.

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September 2007

Influence of Leishmania (Viannia) species on the response to antimonial treatment in patients with American tegumentary leishmaniasis.

J Infect Dis 2007 Jun 3;195(12):1846-51. Epub 2007 May 3.

Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, and Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Department of Community Medicine, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/518041DOI Listing
June 2007

Role of imiquimod and parenteral meglumine antimoniate in the initial treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis.

Clin Infect Dis 2007 Jun 2;44(12):1549-54. Epub 2007 May 2.

Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/518172DOI Listing
June 2007

Parenteral aminosidine is not effective for Peruvian mucocutaneous leishmaniasis.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2007 Jun;76(6):1128-31

Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander Von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru.

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June 2007

Multiple hybrid genotypes of Leishmania (viannia) in a focus of mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2007 Mar;76(3):573-8

Department of Infectious & Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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March 2007

American tegumentary leishmaniasis: Is antimonial treatment outcome related to parasite drug susceptibility?

J Infect Dis 2006 Oct 8;194(8):1168-75. Epub 2006 Sep 8.

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London, United Kingdom.

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https://academic.oup.com/jid/article-lookup/doi/10.1086/5077
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October 2006

Development of a genetic assay to distinguish between Leishmania viannia species on the basis of isoenzyme differences.

Clin Infect Dis 2006 Mar 10;42(6):801-9. Epub 2006 Feb 10.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/500326DOI Listing
March 2006

The sensitivity of clinical isolates of Leishmania from Peru and Nepal to miltefosine.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2005 Aug;73(2):272-5

Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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August 2005

Comparison of meglumine antimoniate and pentamidine for peruvian cutaneous leishmaniasis.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2005 Feb;72(2):133-7

Navy Environmental and Preventive Medicine Unit No. 5, San Diego, California 92136, USA.

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February 2005

Evaluation of the rapid diagnostic test OptiMAL for diagnosis of malaria due to Plasmodium vivax.

Braz J Infect Dis 2004 Apr 8;8(2):151-5. Epub 2004 Sep 8.

Cayetano Heredia University, Institute of Tropical Medecine Alexander von Humboldt, Lima, Peru.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/s1413-86702004000200005DOI Listing
April 2004

Domestic dog ownership: a risk factor for human infection with Leishmania (Viannia) species.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2003 Mar-Apr;97(2):141-5

Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0035-9203(03)90101-5DOI Listing
January 2004

Direct identification of Leishmania species in biopsies from patients with American tegumentary leishmaniasis.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2003 Jan-Feb;97(1):80-7

Prins Leopold Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde, Nationalestraat 155, B-2000 Antwerpen, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0035-9203(03)90031-9DOI Listing
September 2003