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Nodding Syndrome: Close to Solving the Mystery.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2019 Nov;38(11):e313

Tanga Research Centre, National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga, Tanzania Tanga Research Centre, National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga, Tanzania Global Health Institute, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium Global Health Institute, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002442DOI Listing
November 2019

Anemia among Schoolchildren with Malaria and Soil-Transmitted Helminth Coinfection after Repeated Rounds of Mass Drug Administration in Muheza District, Tanzania.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019 Sep 16. Epub 2019 Sep 16.

National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga Centre, Tanga, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.19-0362DOI Listing
September 2019

Prevalence and Factors Associated with Human Parvovirus B19 Infection in Sickle Cell Patients Hospitalized in Tanzania.

Mediterr J Hematol Infect Dis 2019 1;11(1):e2019054. Epub 2019 Sep 1.

Sickle Cell Programme, Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4084/MJHID.2019.054DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6736168PMC
September 2019

From river blindness control to elimination: bridge over troubled water.

Infect Dis Poverty 2018 Mar 28;7(1):21. Epub 2018 Mar 28.

Neglected and Disabling diseases of Poverty Consultant, Gravesend, Kent, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40249-018-0406-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5872540PMC
March 2018

Possible Risk Factors for Severe Anemia in Hospitalized Sickle Cell Patients at Muhimbili National Hospital, Tanzania: Protocol for a Cross-Sectional Study.

JMIR Res Protoc 2018 Feb 28;7(2):e46. Epub 2018 Feb 28.

Department of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, United Republic Of Tanzania.

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http://www.researchprotocols.org/2018/2/e46/
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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/resprot.7349DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5856920PMC
February 2018

Fetal Hemoglobin is Associated with Peripheral Oxygen Saturation in Sickle Cell Disease in Tanzania.

EBioMedicine 2017 Sep 8;23:146-149. Epub 2017 Aug 8.

Sickle Cell Programme, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania; Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.08.006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5605324PMC
September 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

High prevalence of individuals with low concentration of fetal hemoglobin in F-cells in sickle cell anemia in Tanzania.

Am J Hematol 2016 Aug 11;91(8):E323-4. Epub 2016 May 11.

Muhimbili Wellcome Programme, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajh.24390DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5612395PMC
August 2016

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

Haplotypes of the endothelial protein C receptor (EPCR) gene are not associated with severe malaria in Tanzania.

Malar J 2015 Dec 1;14:474. Epub 2015 Dec 1.

Centre for Medical Parasitology, Department of Immunology and Microbiology, Faculty of Health and Medical Science, University of Copenhagen, Østerfarimagsgade 5, Building 22-23, 1356, Copenhagen K, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-1007-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4666078PMC
December 2015

IgG antibodies to endothelial protein C receptor-binding cysteine-rich interdomain region domains of Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1 are acquired early in life in individuals exposed to malaria.

Infect Immun 2015 Aug 26;83(8):3096-103. Epub 2015 May 26.

Centre for Medical Parasitology, Department of International Health, Immunology, and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, and Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/IAI.00271-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4496620PMC
August 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

Prevalence and prognostic implications of anaemia and iron deficiency in Tanzanian patients with heart failure.

Heart 2015 Apr 24;101(8):592-9. Epub 2014 Dec 24.

School of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania Cardiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Muhimbili Wellcome Programme, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2014-306890DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5573172PMC
April 2015

Genetic variants at HbF-modifier loci moderate anemia and leukocytosis in sickle cell disease in Tanzania.

Am J Hematol 2015 Jan 20;90(1):E1-4. Epub 2014 Oct 20.

Muhimbili Wellcome Programme, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania; Department of Biological Sciences, Dar es Salaam University College of Education, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/ajh.23859
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajh.23859DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4737118PMC
January 2015

Health and social support services to HIV/AIDS infected individuals in Tanzania: employees and employers perceptions.

BMC Public Health 2014 Jun 20;14:630. Epub 2014 Jun 20.

Faculty of Science, Sokoine University of Agriculture, P,O Box 3038, Morogoro, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-14-630DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4074831PMC
June 2014

Plasmodium falciparum expressing domain cassette 5 type PfEMP1 (DC5-PfEMP1) bind PECAM1.

PLoS One 2013 9;8(7):e69117. Epub 2013 Jul 9.

Centre for Medical Parasitology at Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet), University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0069117PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3706608PMC
February 2014

Early infant diagnosis of HIV in three regions in Tanzania; successes and challenges.

BMC Public Health 2013 Oct 2;13:910. Epub 2013 Oct 2.

National Institute for Medical Research Tanga Centre, Bombo Road, Box 5004, Tanga, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-13-910DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3852479PMC
October 2013

Declining burden of malaria over two decades in a rural community of Muheza district, north-eastern Tanzania.

Malar J 2013 Sep 22;12:338. Epub 2013 Sep 22.

National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga Medical Research Centre, P,O Box 5004, Tanga, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-12-338DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3850962PMC
September 2013

Lost to follow up and clinical outcomes of HIV adult patients on antiretroviral therapy in care and treatment centres in Tanga City, north-eastern Tanzania.

Tanzan J Health Res 2012 Oct;14(4):250-6

National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga Research Centre, P.O. Box 5004, Tanga, Tanzania.

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October 2012

Establishing and implementing Demographic Surveillance System as a tool for monitoring health interventions in Korogwe District, northastern Tanzania.

Tanzan J Health Res 2011 Oct;13(4):57-67

National Institutefor Medical Research, Tanga Medical Research Centre, PO Box 5004, Tanga, Tanzania.

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October 2011

Prospective study on severe malaria among in-patients at Bombo regional hospital, Tanga, north-eastern Tanzania.

BMC Infect Dis 2011 Sep 29;11:256. Epub 2011 Sep 29.

National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga Medical Research Centre, P.O. Box 5004, Tanga, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-11-256DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3224364PMC
September 2011

Acquisition of antibodies to merozoite surface protein 3 among residents of Korogwe, north eastern Tanzania.

BMC Infect Dis 2010 Mar 8;10:55. Epub 2010 Mar 8.

National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga Medical Research Centre, Tanga, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-10-55DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2841183PMC
March 2010

Plasma cytokine levels in Tanzanian HIV-1-infected adults and the effect of antiretroviral treatment.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2009 Dec;52(4):493-7

Department of Clinical Immunology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181b627dcDOI Listing
December 2009

Sequential, ordered acquisition of antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte membrane protein 1 domains.

J Immunol 2009 Sep 12;183(5):3356-63. Epub 2009 Aug 12.

Centre for Medical Parasitology at Department of International Health, Immunology, and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.0901331DOI Listing
September 2009

Differences in human antibody reactivity to Plasmodium falciparum variant surface antigens are dependent on age and malaria transmission intensity in northeastern Tanzania.

Infect Immun 2008 Jun 4;76(6):2706-14. Epub 2008 Feb 4.

Centre for Medical Parasitology at Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet), and Institute of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/IAI.01401-06DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2423063PMC
June 2008

Reduced risk of uncomplicated malaria episodes in children with alpha+-thalassemia in northeastern Tanzania.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2008 May;78(5):714-20

Centre for Medical Parasitology, Institute for International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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May 2008

Haemoglobin and haematocrit: is the threefold conversion valid for assessing anaemia in malaria-endemic settings?

Malar J 2007 May 22;6:67. Epub 2007 May 22.

Department of Infectious & Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-6-67DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1885442PMC
May 2007