Publications by authors named "Leon Mutesa"

57Publications

Screening of germline mutations in young Rwandan patients with breast cancers.

Mol Genet Genomic Med 2020 Nov 22;8(11):e1500. Epub 2020 Sep 22.

Laboratory of Human Genetics, GIGA Research Institute, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.1500DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7667342PMC
November 2020

Prevalence of Histological Characteristics of Breast Cancer in Rwanda in Relation to Age and Tumor Stages.

Horm Cancer 2020 Oct 9;11(5-6):240-249. Epub 2020 Aug 9.

Laboratory of Human Genetics, GIGA Research Institute, University of Liege, B34, +2, 4000, Liege, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12672-020-00393-3DOI Listing
October 2020

Anogenital Human Papillomavirus and HIV Infection in Rwandan Men Who Have Sex With Men.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2020 Aug;84(5):463-469

aResearch and Clinical Education Division, Rwanda Military Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda; bDepartment of Public Health, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY; cDepartment of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY; dCenter for Human Genetics, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda; and eDepartment of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002376DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7340233PMC
August 2020

CD4+ regulatory T cells and CD4+ activated T cells in new active and relapse tuberculosis.

Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 2019 Dec 31;65(8):18-22. Epub 2019 Dec 31.

Center for Human Genetics, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda.

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December 2019

Mitochondrial DNA variation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Forensic data from a mixed West African sample, Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), and Rwanda.

Forensic Sci Int Genet 2020 01 7;44:102202. Epub 2019 Nov 7.

Institute of Legal Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria; Forensic Science Program, The Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2019.102202DOI Listing
January 2020

VPS51 biallelic variants cause microcephaly with brain malformations: A confirmatory report.

Eur J Med Genet 2019 Aug 14;62(8):103704. Epub 2019 Jun 14.

Center for Human Genetics, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejmg.2019.103704DOI Listing
August 2019

Traumatic Stress Epigenetics.

Curr Behav Neurosci Rep 2018 Mar 13;5(1):81-93. Epub 2018 Feb 13.

Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40473-018-0143-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6138446PMC
March 2018

Molecular surveillance of Plasmodium falciparum drug resistance markers reveals partial recovery of chloroquine susceptibility but sustained sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance at two sites of different malaria transmission intensities in Rwanda.

Acta Trop 2016 Dec 17;164:329-336. Epub 2016 Sep 17.

Department of Tropical Medicine, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Vector-Borne Infectious Disease Research Centre, Tulane University, 333S Liberty Street, Mail code 8317, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actatropica.2016.09.008DOI Listing
December 2016

Malaria case clinical profiles and Plasmodium falciparum parasite genetic diversity: a cross sectional survey at two sites of different malaria transmission intensities in Rwanda.

Malar J 2016 Apr 26;15:237. Epub 2016 Apr 26.

Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Centre of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Meibergdreef 9, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-016-1287-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4845397PMC
April 2016

Medical genetics and genomic medicine in Rwanda.

Mol Genet Genomic Med 2015 Nov 8;3(6):486-9. Epub 2015 Nov 8.

Center for Medical Genetics College of Medicine and Health Sciences University of Rwanda Huye Rwanda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mgg3.184DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4694135PMC
November 2015

Malaria, anaemia and under-nutrition: three frequently co-existing conditions among preschool children in rural Rwanda.

Malar J 2015 Nov 5;14:440. Epub 2015 Nov 5.

Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Centre of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, 1100 DE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-0973-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4635556PMC
November 2015

Long-lasting insecticidal net source, ownership and use in the context of universal coverage: a household survey in eastern Rwanda.

Malar J 2015 Oct 6;14:390. Epub 2015 Oct 6.

Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Centre of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, 1100 DE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-0915-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4596392PMC
October 2015

Pattern of congenital heart diseases in Rwandan children with genetic defects.

Pan Afr Med J 2014 25;19:85. Epub 2014 Sep 25.

Center for Medical Genetics, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda, Huye, Rwanda ; Department of Clinical Genetics, Kigali University Teaching Hospital, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2014.19.85.3428DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4335284PMC
October 2015

Hepatitis B and C seroprevalence among health care workers in a tertiary hospital in Rwanda.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2015 Mar 30;109(3):203-8. Epub 2015 Jan 30.

Rwanda Military Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda Infectious Diseases Institute, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Makerere University, Uganda Department of Immunology, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/trstmh/trv004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4321023PMC
March 2015

Malaria parasite carriage and risk determinants in a rural population: a malariometric survey in Rwanda.

Malar J 2015 Jan 21;14:16. Epub 2015 Jan 21.

Centre of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Division of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1100 DE, The Netherlands.

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http://www.malariajournal.com/content/14/1/16
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-014-0534-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4308829PMC
January 2015

The Tutsi genocide and transgenerational transmission of maternal stress: epigenetics and biology of the HPA axis.

World J Biol Psychiatry 2014 May 1;15(4):334-45. Epub 2014 Apr 1.

University Hospitals of Geneva, Department of Mental Health and Psychiatry , Geneva , Switzerland.

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http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.3109/15622975.2013.86
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/15622975.2013.866693DOI Listing
May 2014

Genetic diagnosis of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy using multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification in Rwandan patients.

J Trop Pediatr 2014 Apr 7;60(2):112-7. Epub 2013 Nov 7.

Center for Medical Genetics, Department of Molecular Biology & Cytogenetics, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Rwanda, PO Box 30-Butare, Rwanda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tropej/fmt090DOI Listing
April 2014

A new 48, XXYY/47, XYY syndrome associated with multiple skeletal abnormalities, congenital heart disease and mental retardation.

Indian J Hum Genet 2012 Sep;18(3):352-5

Laboratory of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Rwanda, Rwanda, East Africa ; Center for Human Genetics, CHU Sart-Tilman, University of Liege, 4000 Liege, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/0971-6866.108033DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3656528PMC
September 2012

Diagnostic challenges of cystic fibrosis in patients of African origin.

J Trop Pediatr 2009 Oct 22;55(5):281-6. Epub 2009 Jul 22.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tropej/fmp064DOI Listing
October 2009

Genetic analysis of Rwandan patients with cystic fibrosis-like symptoms: identification of novel cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator and epithelial sodium channel gene variants.

Chest 2009 May 18;135(5):1233-1242. Epub 2008 Nov 18.

Department of Human Genetics, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire-Sart-Tilman, Grappe Interdisciplinaire de Genoprotéomique Appliquée-Research, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.08-2246DOI Listing
May 2009

Spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 (SCA2): clinical features and genetic analysis.

J Trop Pediatr 2008 Oct 22;54(5):350-2. Epub 2008 May 22.

Medical Genetics Laboratory, National University of Rwanda, CHU of Butare, Rwanda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tropej/fmn034DOI Listing
October 2008

Germline PTPN11 missense mutation in a case of Noonan syndrome associated with mediastinal and retroperitoneal neuroblastic tumors.

Cancer Genet Cytogenet 2008 Apr;182(1):40-2

Center for Human Genetics, University Hospital Center-CHU Sart-Tilman, University of Liège, 4000 Liège, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cancergencyto.2007.12.005DOI Listing
April 2008

Molecular analysis in two siblings African patients with severe form of Hunter Syndrome: identification of a novel (p.Y54X) nonsense mutation.

J Trop Pediatr 2007 Dec 5;53(6):434-7. Epub 2007 Jul 5.

Center for Human Genetics, CHU Sart-Tilman, University of Liège, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/tropej/fmm056DOI Listing
December 2007