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Non-falciparum malaria in Africa and learning from P. vivax in Asia.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 Aug 13. Epub 2019 Aug 13.

Department of Parasitology and Medical Entomology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz780DOI Listing
August 2019

Detection of sub-microscopic blood levels of Plasmodium falciparum using Tandem Oligonucleotide Repeat Cascade Amplification (TORCA) assay with an attomolar detection limit.

Sci Rep 2019 Feb 27;9(1):2901. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

Department of Biomedical Science, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton, FL, 33428, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-39921-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6393570PMC
February 2019

MRP2/ABCC2 C1515Y polymorphism modulates exposure to lumefantrine during artemether-lumefantrine antimalarial therapy.

Pharmacogenomics 2017 Jul 22;18(10):981-985. Epub 2017 Jun 22.

Drug Resistance Unit, Division of Pharmacogenetics, Department of Physiology & Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2217/pgs-2017-0032DOI Listing
July 2017

Profile of C-reactive protein, white cells and neutrophil populations in febrile children from rural north-eastern Tanzania.

Pan Afr Med J 2017 31;26:51. Epub 2017 Jan 31.

Department of Medical Entomology and Parasitology, School of Public Health, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P. O. Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2017.26.51.10264DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5398868PMC
June 2017

Performance of rapid diagnostic test, blood-film microscopy and PCR for the diagnosis of malaria infection among febrile children from Korogwe District, Tanzania.

Malar J 2016 Jul 26;15(1):391. Epub 2016 Jul 26.

Department of Medical Entomology and Parasitology, School of Public Health, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P. O. Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-016-1450-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4962396PMC
July 2016

Pooled Amplicon Deep Sequencing of Candidate Plasmodium falciparum Transmission-Blocking Vaccine Antigens.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Jan 26;94(1):143-6. Epub 2015 Oct 26.

Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Curriculum in Genetics and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy Program, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina; Department of Parasitology, School of Public Health, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; Institut Pasteur de Madagascar, Antananarivo, Madagascar; Department of Immunology and Medicine, Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand; School of Public Health, University of Kinshasa, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo; National Institute of Immunology (NII), Department of Biotechnology, Aruna Asif Ali Marg, New Delhi, India; Department of Medicine, Sriram Chandra Bhanj (S.C.B.) Medical College, Odisha, India; University of North Carolina Project, Lilongwe, Malawi; Malaria Research, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; International Maternal and Child Health Unit, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden; Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0571DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4710419PMC
January 2016

A deep sequencing tool for partitioning clearance rates following antimalarial treatment in polyclonal infections.

Evol Med Public Health 2016 Jan 27;2016(1):21-36. Epub 2016 Jan 27.

Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA; Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA; Curriculum in Genetics and Molecular Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/emph/eov036DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4753362PMC
January 2016

Prevalence of asymptomatic malaria infection and use of different malaria control measures among primary school children in Morogoro Municipality, Tanzania.

Malar J 2015 Dec 2;14:491. Epub 2015 Dec 2.

Department of Parasitology and Medical Entomology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, PO Box 65011, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://www.malariajournal.com/content/pdf/s12936-015-1009-4.
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-1009-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4668698PMC
December 2015

Aetiology of acute febrile episodes in children attending Korogwe District Hospital in north-eastern Tanzania.

PLoS One 2014 4;9(8):e104197. Epub 2014 Aug 4.

Department of Medical Entomology and Parasitology, School of Public Health, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0104197PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4121319PMC
November 2015

Bloodstream bacterial infection among outpatient children with acute febrile illness in north-eastern Tanzania.

BMC Res Notes 2015 Jul 3;8:289. Epub 2015 Jul 3.

Department of Medical Entomology and Parasitology, School of Public Health, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P. O. Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-015-1178-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4490714PMC
July 2015

Polymorphisms in Plasmodium falciparum chloroquine resistance transporter and multidrug resistance 1 genes: parasite risk factors that affect treatment outcomes for P. falciparum malaria after artemether-lumefantrine and artesunate-amodiaquine.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2014 Oct 21;91(4):833-843. Epub 2014 Jul 21.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0031DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4183414PMC
October 2014

Adherence to artemether-lumefantrine drug combination: a rural community experience six years after change of malaria treatment policy in Tanzania.

Malar J 2014 Jul 10;13:267. Epub 2014 Jul 10.

Unit of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, School of Pharmacy, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, PO Box 65013, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-13-267DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4105528PMC
July 2014

Outcome of artemether-lumefantrine treatment for uncomplicated malaria in HIV-infected adult patients on anti-retroviral therapy.

Malar J 2014 May 30;13:205. Epub 2014 May 30.

Unit of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, School of Pharmacy, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P,O, BOX 65013, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-13-205DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4051371PMC
May 2014

Prevalence of malaria and anaemia among HIV infected pregnant women receiving co-trimoxazole prophylaxis in Tanzania: a cross sectional study in Kinondoni Municipality.

BMC Pharmacol Toxicol 2014 Apr 24;15:24. Epub 2014 Apr 24.

Unit of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2050-6511-15-24DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4014408PMC
April 2014

Assessing agreement between malaria slide density readings.

Malar J 2010 Jan 4;9. Epub 2010 Jan 4.

Tropical Epidemiology Group, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-9-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2817705PMC
January 2010

Variant merozoite protein expression is associated with erythrocyte invasion phenotypes in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Tanzania.

Mol Biochem Parasitol 2007 May 16;153(1):66-71. Epub 2007 Jan 16.

Department of Immunology & Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S016668510700034
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.molbiopara.2007.01.007DOI Listing
May 2007