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Association between Schistosoma mansoni infection and access to improved water and sanitation facilities in Mwea, Kirinyaga County, Kenya.

BMC Infect Dis 2019 Jun 7;19(1):503. Epub 2019 Jun 7.

Eastern and Southern Africa Center for International Parasite Control (ESACIPAC), Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), P.O BOX 54840-00200, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-019-4105-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6556037PMC
June 2019

Long Term School Based Deworming against Soil-Transmitted Helminths Also Benefits the Untreated Adult Population: Results from a Community-Wide Cross Sectional Survey.

J Trop Med 2019 2;2019:4151536. Epub 2019 May 2.

Eastern and Southern Africa Center for International Parasite Control (ESACIPAC), Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2019/4151536DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6521564PMC
May 2019

Results of a national school-based deworming programme on soil-transmitted helminths infections and schistosomiasis in Kenya: 2012-2017.

Parasit Vectors 2019 Feb 7;12(1):76. Epub 2019 Feb 7.

Eastern and Southern Africa Centre of International Parasite Control, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-019-3322-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6367841PMC
February 2019

Comparing the performance of circulating cathodic antigen and Kato-Katz techniques in evaluating Schistosoma mansoni infection in areas with low prevalence in selected counties of Kenya: a cross-sectional study.

BMC Public Health 2018 04 11;18(1):478. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Eastern and Southern Africa Centre of International Parasite Control, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), P.O. Box 54840 - 00200, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-5414-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5896080PMC
April 2018

Sources of variability in the measurement of Ascaris lumbricoides infection intensity by Kato-Katz and qPCR.

Parasit Vectors 2017 May 25;10(1):256. Epub 2017 May 25.

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research (LCNTDR), Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London St Mary's Campus, London, W2 1PG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-017-2164-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5445470PMC
May 2017

Current Status of Soil-Transmitted Helminths among School Children in Kakamega County, Western Kenya.

J Parasitol Res 2016 20;2016:7680124. Epub 2016 Jul 20.

Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Eastern and Southern Africa Centre of International Parasite Control, P.O. Box 54840-00200, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/7680124DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4971323PMC
August 2016

Changing Malaria Prevalence on the Kenyan Coast since 1974: Climate, Drugs and Vector Control.

PLoS One 2015 24;10(6):e0128792. Epub 2015 Jun 24.

Spatial Health Metrics Group, Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya; Centre for Tropical Medicine & Global Health, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0128792PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4479373PMC
March 2016

Effect of Repeated Anthelminthic Treatment on Malaria in School Children in Kenya: A Randomized, Open-Label, Equivalence Trial.

J Infect Dis 2016 Jan 13;213(2):266-75. Epub 2015 Jul 13.

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiv382DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4690148PMC
January 2016

A small-scale field trial of pyriproxyfen-impregnated bed nets against pyrethroid-resistant Anopheles gambiae s.s. in western Kenya.

PLoS One 2014 21;9(10):e111195. Epub 2014 Oct 21.

Department of Vector Ecology and Environment, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan; The Global Center of Excellence Program, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0111195PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4205095PMC
December 2015

Comparing insecticide-treated bed net use to Plasmodium falciparum infection among schoolchildren living near Lake Victoria, Kenya.

Malar J 2015 Dec 22;14:515. Epub 2015 Dec 22.

Spatial Health Metrics Group, Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-1031-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4688986PMC
December 2015

Insecticidal and repellent activities of pyrethroids to the three major pyrethroid-resistant malaria vectors in western Kenya.

Parasit Vectors 2014 May 2;7:208. Epub 2014 May 2.

Department of Vector Ecology & Environment, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-3305-7-208DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4017225PMC
May 2014

Monitoring and evaluating the impact of national school-based deworming in Kenya: study design and baseline results.

Parasit Vectors 2013 Jul 5;6:198. Epub 2013 Jul 5.

Eastern and Southern Africa Centre of International Parasite Control (ESACIPAC), Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-3305-6-198DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3723516PMC
July 2013

The use of bivariate spatial modeling of questionnaire and parasitology data to predict the distribution of Schistosoma haematobium in Coastal Kenya.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 24;7(1):e2016. Epub 2013 Jan 24.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002016DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3554572PMC
June 2013

Preliminary evaluation of insecticide-impregnated ceiling nets with coarse mesh size as a barrier against the invasion of malaria vectors.

Jpn J Infect Dis 2012 ;65(3):243-6

Department of Vector Ecology & Environment, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki 852-8523, Japan. vergiss@nagasaki-u.ac.jp

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September 2012

Preparing for national school-based deworming in Kenya: the validation and large-scale distribution of school questionnaires with urinary schistosomiasis.

Trop Med Int Health 2011 Oct 18;16(10):1326-33. Epub 2011 Jul 18.

Eastern and Southern Africa Centre of International Parasite Control, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02829.x
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02829.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3558801PMC
October 2011

Adult population as potential reservoir of NTD infections in rural villages of Kwale district, Coastal Kenya: implications for preventive chemotherapy interventions policy.

Parasit Vectors 2011 Sep 14;4:175. Epub 2011 Sep 14.

Eastern and Southern Africa Centre of International Parasite Control, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Mbagathi Road, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-3305-4-175DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3212820PMC
September 2011

Spatial modelling of soil-transmitted helminth infections in Kenya: a disease control planning tool.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2011 Feb 8;5(2):e958. Epub 2011 Feb 8.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0000958DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3035671PMC
February 2011

Effects of long-lasting insecticidal nets and zooprophylaxis on mosquito feeding behaviour and density in Mwea, central Kenya.

J Vector Borne Dis 2009 Sep;46(3):184-90

Center for Biotechnology Research and Development (CBRD), Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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September 2009

Comparative attractiveness of CO(2)-baited CDC light traps and animal baits to Phlebotomus duboscqi sandflies.

J Vector Borne Dis 2009 Sep;46(3):191-6

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Department of Zoology, Nairobi, Kenya.

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September 2009

Use of integrated malaria management reduces malaria in Kenya.

PLoS One 2008 30;3(12):e4050. Epub 2008 Dec 30.

Eastern and Southern Africa Centre for International Parasite Control (ESACIPAC), Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0004050PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2603594PMC
February 2009

The role of ESACIPAC as a regional centre to coordinate parasite control.

Afr J Health Sci 2004 Jul-Dec;11(3-4)

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March 2007

Relationship between malaria and filariasis transmission indices in an endemic area along the Kenyan Coast.

J Vector Borne Dis 2006 Jun;43(2):77-83

Centre for Ecological Entomology, Illinois Natural History Survey, Champaign 61820, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2673496PMC
June 2006

Concomitant infections of Plasmodium falciparum and Wuchereria bancrofti on the Kenyan coast.

Filaria J 2006 May 24;5. Epub 2006 May 24.

Centre for Ecological Entomology, Illinois Natural History Survey, 607E, Peabody drive, Champaign, Illinois 61820, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2883-5-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1513226PMC
May 2006

Leaf litter decay process and the growth performance of Aedes albopictus larvae (Diptera: Culicidae).

J Vector Ecol 2002 Jun;27(1):31-8

Department of Medical Entomology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan.

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June 2002