Publications by authors named "Pontiano Kaleebu"

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Correction to: Investigating the non-specific effects of BCG vaccination on the innate immune system in Ugandan neonates: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Trials 2020 08 10;21(1):707. Epub 2020 Aug 10.

Department of Infection and Immunology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13063-020-04594-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7419200PMC
August 2020

Choosing the Right Program for the Identification of HIV-1 Transmission Networks from Nucleotide Sequences Sampled from Different Populations.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2020 Aug 24. Epub 2020 Aug 24.

Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute and London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Uganda Research Unit, Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/AID.2020.0033DOI Listing
August 2020

High Levels of Acquired HIV Drug Resistance Following Virological Nonsuppression in HIV-Infected Women from a High-Risk Cohort in Uganda.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2020 Sep 25;36(9):782-791. Epub 2020 Jun 25.

Medical Research Council (MRC)/Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI) and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) Uganda Research Unit, Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/AID.2019.0279DOI Listing
September 2020

Uganda's experience in Ebola virus disease outbreak preparedness, 2018-2019.

Authors:
Jane Ruth Aceng Alex R Ario Allan N Muruta Issa Makumbi Miriam Nanyunja Innocent Komakech Andrew N Bakainaga Ambrose O Talisuna Collins Mwesigye Allan M Mpairwe Jayne B Tusiime William Z Lali Edson Katushabe Felix Ocom Mugagga Kaggwa Bodo Bongomin Hafisa Kasule Joseph N Mwoga Benjamin Sensasi Edmund Mwebembezi Charles Katureebe Olive Sentumbwe Rita Nalwadda Paul Mbaka Bayo S Fatunmbi Lydia Nakiire Mohammed Lamorde Richard Walwema Andrew Kambugu Judith Nanyondo Solome Okware Peter B Ahabwe Immaculate Nabukenya Joshua Kayiwa Milton M Wetaka Simon Kyazze Benon Kwesiga Daniel Kadobera Lilian Bulage Carol Nanziri Fred Monje Dativa M Aliddeki Vivian Ntono Doreen Gonahasa Sandra Nabatanzi Godfrey Nsereko Anne Nakinsige Eldard Mabumba Bernard Lubwama Musa Sekamatte Michael Kibuule David Muwanguzi Jackson Amone George D Upenytho Alfred Driwale Morries Seru Fred Sebisubi Harriet Akello Richard Kabanda David K Mutengeki Tabley Bakyaita Vivian N Serwanjja Richard Okwi Jude Okiria Emmanuel Ainebyoona Bernard T Opar Derrick Mimbe Denis Kyabaggu Chrisostom Ayebazibwe Juliet Sentumbwe Moses Mwanja Deo B Ndumu Josephine Bwogi Stephen Balinandi Luke Nyakarahuka Alex Tumusiime Jackson Kyondo Sophia Mulei Julius Lutwama Pontiano Kaleebu Atek Kagirita Susan Nabadda Peter Oumo Robinah Lukwago Julius Kasozi Oleh Masylukov Henry Bosa Kyobe Viorica Berdaga Miriam Lwanga Joe C Opio David Matseketse James Eyul Martin O Oteba Hasifa Bukirwa Nulu Bulya Ben Masiira Christine Kihembo Chima Ohuabunwo Simon N Antara Wilberforce Owembabazi Paul B Okot Josephine Okwera Isabelle Amoros Victoria Kajja Basnet S Mukunda Isabel Sorela Gregory Adams Trevor Shoemaker John D Klena Celine H Taboy Sarah E Ward Rebecca D Merrill Rosalind J Carter Julie R Harris Flora Banage Thomas Nsibambi Joseph Ojwang Juliet N Kasule Dan F Stowell Vance R Brown Bao-Ping Zhu Jaco Homsy Lisa J Nelson Patrick K Tusiime Charles Olaro Henry G Mwebesa Yonas Tegegn Woldemariam

Global Health 2020 03 19;16(1):24. Epub 2020 Mar 19.

World Health Organisation, Country Office, Kampala, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12992-020-00548-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7081536PMC
March 2020

Computational MHC-I epitope predictor identifies 95% of experimentally mapped HIV-1 clade A and D epitopes in a Ugandan cohort.

BMC Infect Dis 2020 Feb 22;20(1):172. Epub 2020 Feb 22.

MRC/UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit, P. O. Box 49, Plot 51-59 Nakiwogo Road, Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-020-4876-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7036183PMC
February 2020

HIV subtype diversity worldwide.

Curr Opin HIV AIDS 2019 05;14(3):153-160

Medical Research Council (MRC)/Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI) and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) Uganda Research Unit.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/COH.0000000000000534DOI Listing
May 2019

Interferon gamma (IFN-γ) negative CD4+ and CD8+ T-cells can produce immune mediators in response to viral antigens.

Vaccine 2019 01 17;37(1):113-122. Epub 2018 Nov 17.

Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Uganda Research Unit (MRC/UVRI & LSHTM Uganda Research Unit), Entebbe, Uganda. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.11.024DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6290111PMC
January 2019

HIV-1 Drug Resistance Among Ugandan Adults Attending an Urban Out-Patient Clinic.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2018 08;78(5):566-573

Research Department, Infectious Diseases Institute, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001717DOI Listing
August 2018

HIV-1 superinfection can occur in the presence of broadly neutralizing antibodies.

Vaccine 2018 01 20;36(4):578-586. Epub 2017 Dec 20.

MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, c/o Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Department of Clinical Research, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.11.075DOI Listing
January 2018

Linear mixed model for heritability estimation that explicitly addresses environmental variation.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016 07;113(27):7377-82

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton CB10 1SA, United Kingdom; Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0SP, United Kingdom;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1510497113DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4941438PMC
July 2016

Brief Report: Enhanced Normalization of CD4/CD8 Ratio With Earlier Antiretroviral Therapy at Primary HIV Infection.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2016 09;73(1):69-73

*Department of Medicine, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom; †Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit, University College London, London, United Kingdom; ‡Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda; §Kirby Institute University of New South Wales and Centre for Applied Medical Research, St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, Australia; ‖HIV Prevention Unit, Medical Research Council, Durban, South Africa; ¶Projeto Praça Onze, Hospital Escola Sao Francisco de Assis, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; #Division of Infectious Diseases, Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy; **Department of HIV, Faculty of Medicine, Guys and St Thomas' NHS Trust/Kings College London, United Kingdom; and ††Hospital Clinic - IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000001013DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4981213PMC
September 2016

Taking forward the World TB Day 2016 theme 'Unite to End Tuberculosis' for the WHO Africa Region.

Int J Infect Dis 2016 May 8;46:34-7. Epub 2016 Mar 8.

UNZA-UCLMS Research and Training Project, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia; Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, and NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, UCL Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2016.03.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7110434PMC
May 2016

Adult life expectancy trends in the era of antiretroviral treatment in rural Uganda (1991-2012).

AIDS 2016 Jan;30(3):487-93

aMedical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute, Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, UgandabDepartment of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, SwedencLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, LondondDepartment of Health Sciences, University of York, YorkeTropical Epidemiology Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000000930DOI Listing
January 2016

Factors associated with dropout in a long term observational cohort of fishing communities around lake Victoria, Uganda.

BMC Res Notes 2015 Dec 24;8:815. Epub 2015 Dec 24.

Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute (MRC/UVRI), P.O Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-015-1804-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4690385PMC
December 2015

Macrophage Inflammatory Protein-1 Beta and Interferon Gamma Responses in Ugandans with HIV-1 Acute/Early Infections.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2016 Mar 9;32(3):237-46. Epub 2015 Dec 9.

Medical Research Council/Uganda Virus Research Institute , Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/AID.2015.0157DOI Listing
March 2016

Immunology in Africa.

Trop Med Int Health 2015 Dec 12;20(12):1771-7. Epub 2015 Oct 12.

MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12599DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4737115PMC
December 2015

Longitudinal evaluation of aflatoxin exposure in two cohorts in south-western Uganda.

Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess 2015 24;32(8):1322-30. Epub 2015 Jul 24.

a College of Public Health and Peanut CRSP , University of Georgia , Athens , GA , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19440049.2015.1048749DOI Listing
April 2016

Pilot study of antibodies against varicella zoster virus and human immunodeficiency virus in relation to the risk of developing stroke, nested within a rural cohort in Uganda.

Trop Med Int Health 2015 Oct 23;20(10):1306-10. Epub 2015 Jul 23.

Medical Research Council, Uganda Virus Research Institute Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12556DOI Listing
October 2015

Correction: Geographic and Temporal Trends in the Molecular Epidemiology and Genetic Mechanisms of Transmitted HIV-1 Drug Resistance: An Individual-Patient- and Sequence-Level Meta-Analysis.

PLoS Med 2015 Jun 1;12(6):e1001845. Epub 2015 Jun 1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1001845DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4452696PMC
June 2015

Investigating the non-specific effects of BCG vaccination on the innate immune system in Ugandan neonates: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Trials 2015 Apr 11;16:149. Epub 2015 Apr 11.

Department of Infection and Immunology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13063-015-0682-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4413988PMC
April 2015

Geographic and temporal trends in the molecular epidemiology and genetic mechanisms of transmitted HIV-1 drug resistance: an individual-patient- and sequence-level meta-analysis.

PLoS Med 2015 Apr 7;12(4):e1001810. Epub 2015 Apr 7.

Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1001810DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4388826PMC
April 2015

Frequencies of Gag-restricted T-cell escape "footprints" differ across HIV-1 clades A1 and D chronically infected Ugandans irrespective of host HLA B alleles.

Vaccine 2015 Mar 26;33(14):1664-72. Epub 2015 Feb 26.

MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.02.037DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4374673PMC
March 2015

Analysis of the history and spread of HIV-1 in Uganda using phylodynamics.

J Gen Virol 2015 Jul 27;96(Pt 7):1890-8. Epub 2015 Feb 27.

1Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/vir.0.000107DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4635457PMC
July 2015