Publications by authors named "Frank Konings"

42Publications

COVID-19 highlights the need for a strong health laboratories foundation for infectious disease surveillance and control in the Eastern Mediterranean Region.

East Mediterr Health J 2020 Jun 24;26(6):633-635. Epub 2020 Jun 24.

World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt.

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June 2020

Performance of Eastern Mediterranean Region laboratories in the World Health Organization external quality assessment programme for arbovirus diagnostics.

East Mediterr Health J 2020 May 21;26(5):616-619. Epub 2020 May 21.

World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt.

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May 2020

The phylogeography and incidence of multi-drug resistant typhoid fever in sub-Saharan Africa.

Nat Commun 2018 11 30;9(1):5094. Epub 2018 Nov 30.

The Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Wellcome Trust Major Overseas Programme, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, 764 Vo Van Kiet, Quant 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

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November 2018

Influenza virus detection: driving change in public health laboratories in the Western Pacific Region.

Western Pac Surveill Response J Winter 2018;9(5 Suppl 1):68-70. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt.

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March 2020

The first external quality assessment of isolation and identification of influenza viruses in cell culture in the Asia Pacific region, 2016.

J Clin Virol 2017 12 2;97:54-58. Epub 2017 Nov 2.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory, at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000, Australia.

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December 2017

External quality assessment for arbovirus diagnostics in the World Health Organization Western Pacific Region, 2013-2016: improving laboratory quality over the years.

Western Pac Surveill Response J 2017 Jul-Sep;8(3):27-30. Epub 2017 Sep 29.

Health Emergencies Programme, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific, Manila, Philippines.

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May 2018

Preparedness for Zika virus testing in the World Health Organization Western Pacific Region.

Western Pac Surveill Response J 2016 Jan-Mar;7(1):44-47. Epub 2016 Mar 31.

Emerging Disease Surveillance and Response Unit, Division of Health Security and Emergencies, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific, Manila, Philippines .

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April 2017

External quality assessment of dengue and chikungunya diagnostics in the Asia Pacific region, 2015.

Western Pac Surveill Response J 2016 Apr-Jun;7(2):26-34. Epub 2016 Apr 22.

Emerging Disease Surveillance and Response, Division of Health Security and Emergencies, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific, Manila, Philippines .

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April 2017