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Spray-dried anti-Campylobacter bacteriophage CP30A powder suitable for global distribution without cold chain infrastructure.

Int J Pharm 2019 Oct 5;569:118601. Epub 2019 Aug 5.

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpharm.2019.118601DOI Listing
October 2019

Plasmid profiling and incompatibility grouping of multidrug resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi isolates in Nairobi, Kenya.

BMC Res Notes 2019 Jul 16;12(1):422. Epub 2019 Jul 16.

School of Biological Sciences, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Juja, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-019-4468-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6636098PMC
July 2019

Bacteriophages Isolated in China for the Control of Pectobacterium carotovorum Causing Potato Soft Rot in Kenya.

Virol Sin 2019 Jun 13;34(3):287-294. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

Key Laboratory of Emerging Pathogens and Biosafety, Wuhan Institute of Virology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, 430071, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12250-019-00091-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6599505PMC
June 2019

Antimicrobial resistance surveillance in Africa: Successes, gaps and a roadmap for the future.

Afr J Lab Med 2018 6;7(2):924. Epub 2018 Dec 6.

Department of Pharmaceutical Microbiology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.

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http://www.ajlmonline.org/index.php/AJLM/article/view/924
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http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/ajlm.v7i2.924DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6295825PMC
December 2018

Multi-drug resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi isolates with reduced susceptibility to ciprofloxacin in Kenya.

BMC Microbiol 2018 11 14;18(1):187. Epub 2018 Nov 14.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12866-018-1332-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6236932PMC
November 2018

Molecular epidemiology of Klebsiella pneumoniae invasive infections over a decade at Kilifi County Hospital in Kenya.

Int J Med Microbiol 2017 Oct 22;307(7):422-429. Epub 2017 Jul 22.

KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmm.2017.07.006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5615107PMC
October 2017

Serological and spatial analysis of alphavirus and flavivirus prevalence and risk factors in a rural community in western Kenya.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Oct 17;11(10):e0005998. Epub 2017 Oct 17.

Departments of Pediatrics, Infectious Disease Division, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0005998DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5659799PMC
October 2017

Prevalence, aetiology and antibiotic sensitivity profile of asymptomatic bacteriuria isolates from pregnant women in selected antenatal clinic from Nairobi, Kenya.

Pan Afr Med J 2017 30;26:41. Epub 2017 Jan 30.

College of Public Health Jomo Kenyatta University Agriculture and Technology, Centre for Microbiology Research Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kenya.

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http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/26/41/
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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2017.26.41.10975DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5398259PMC
June 2017

The impact of fecal sample processing on prevalence estimates for antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli.

J Microbiol Methods 2017 05 18;136:71-77. Epub 2017 Mar 18.

Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA; Community Health Analytics Initiative, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA; The Nelson Mandela African Institute for Science and Technology, Arusha, Tanzania. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S01677012173006
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mimet.2017.03.006DOI Listing
May 2017

The HIV-1 transmission bottleneck.

Retrovirology 2017 03 23;14(1):22. Epub 2017 Mar 23.

Division of Immunology, Department of Pathology, Falmouth 3.25, University of Cape Town, Anzio Rd, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12977-017-0343-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5364581PMC
March 2017

Working conditions and public health risks in slaughterhouses in western Kenya.

BMC Public Health 2017 01 5;17(1):14. Epub 2017 Jan 5.

International Livestock Research Institute, Old Naivasha Road, PO Box 30709, 00100, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3923-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5217581PMC
January 2017

Drug susceptibility profiles of pulmonary Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from patients in informal urban settlements in Nairobi, Kenya.

BMC Infect Dis 2016 10 19;16(1):583. Epub 2016 Oct 19.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-016-1920-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5070164PMC
October 2016

Molecular characterization of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from various healthcare institutions in Nairobi, Kenya: a cross sectional study.

Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 2016 Sep 20;15(1):51. Epub 2016 Sep 20.

Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi, P.O. Box 30270-00100, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12941-016-0171-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5029008PMC
September 2016

Daily co-trimoxazole prophylaxis to prevent mortality in children with complicated severe acute malnutrition: a multicentre, double-blind, randomised placebo-controlled trial.

Lancet Glob Health 2016 07 2;4(7):e464-73. Epub 2016 Jun 2.

Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI)/Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya; Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(16)30096-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6132285PMC
July 2016

Animal production and antimicrobial resistance in the clinic.

Lancet 2016 Jan 18;387(10014):e1-3. Epub 2015 Nov 18.

Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington DC, USA; Division of Pathogen Genomics, Translational Genomics Research Institute, Flagstaff, AZ, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00730-8DOI Listing
January 2016

Invasive Salmonellosis in Kilifi, Kenya.

Clin Infect Dis 2015 Nov;61 Suppl 4:S290-301

Kenya Medical Research Institute-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ737DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4596936PMC
November 2015

A putative, novel coli surface antigen 8B (CS8B) of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli.

Pathog Dis 2015 Oct 17;73(7). Epub 2015 Jul 17.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, PO Box 43640-00100 Nairobi, Kenya Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge CB10 1SA, UK

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/femspd/ftv047DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4535451PMC
October 2015

Antimicrobial resistance and management of invasive Salmonella disease.

Vaccine 2015 Jun 23;33 Suppl 3:C21-9. Epub 2015 Apr 23.

Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 5HT, United Kingdom; School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.03.102DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4469558PMC
June 2015

Phylogeographical analysis of the dominant multidrug-resistant H58 clade of Salmonella Typhi identifies inter- and intracontinental transmission events.

Nat Genet 2015 Jun 11;47(6):632-9. Epub 2015 May 11.

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ng.3281DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4921243PMC
June 2015

BSL-3 Laboratory User Training Program at NUITM-KEMRI.

Trop Med Health 2014 Dec 3;42(4):171-6. Epub 2014 Oct 3.

Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nairobi, Kenya Research Station , NUITM-KEMRI Project, C/O CMR, KEMRI P.O. Box 19993-00202 Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2149/tmh.2014-08DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4272904PMC
December 2014

Virulence factors in environmental and clinical from endemic areas in Kenya.

Afr J Lab Med 2014 17;3(1):41. Epub 2014 Oct 17.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/ajlm.v3i1.41DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5637767PMC
October 2014

Antibacterial resistance in sub-Saharan Africa: an underestimated emergency.

Ann N Y Acad Sci 2014 Sep 14;1323:43-55. Epub 2014 Mar 14.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya; Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nyas.12380DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4159419PMC
September 2014

A cross-sectional study on the microbiological quality and safety of raw chicken meats sold in Nairobi, Kenya.

BMC Res Notes 2014 Sep 10;7:627. Epub 2014 Sep 10.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P,O Box 43640-00100, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-0500-7-627DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4167279PMC
September 2014

Carriage rate and serotypes of amongst children in Thika Hospital, Kenya.

Afr J Lab Med 2013 20;2(1):45. Epub 2013 May 20.

Centre for Microbiology Research, KEMRI, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/ajlm.v2i1.45DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5637771PMC
May 2013

Molecular characterization of virulence factors in diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli isolates from children in Nairobi, Kenya.

J Infect Dev Ctries 2012 Aug 21;6(8):598-604. Epub 2012 Aug 21.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3855/jidc.2082DOI Listing
August 2012

Genotypes and cephalosporin susceptibility in extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing enterobacteriaceae in the community.

J Infect Dev Ctries 2012 Jun 15;6(6):470-7. Epub 2012 Jun 15.

Department of Pathology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3855/jidc.1456DOI Listing
June 2012

Resistance patterns of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Nairobi.

J Infect Dev Ctries 2012 Jan 12;6(1):33-9. Epub 2012 Jan 12.

Institute of Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases (ITROMID), Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3855/jidc.2281DOI Listing
January 2012

Helicobacter pylori: prevalence and antibiotic susceptibility among Kenyans.

S Afr Med J 2010 Jan;100(1):53-7

Medical Microbiology Subdepartment, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Nairobi, Kenya.

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January 2010

Molecular characterisation of Vibrio cholerae O1 strains carrying an SXT/R391-like element from cholera outbreaks in Kenya: 1994-2007.

BMC Microbiol 2009 Dec 29;9:275. Epub 2009 Dec 29.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, PO Box 43640, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2180-9-275DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2806261PMC
December 2009

Typhoid fever in sub-Saharan Africa: challenges of diagnosis and management of infections.

Authors:
Samuel Kariuki

J Infect Dev Ctries 2008 Dec 1;2(6):443-7. Epub 2008 Dec 1.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3855/jidc.159DOI Listing
December 2008

High incidence of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli among food handlers in three areas of Kenya: a possible transmission route of travelers' diarrhea.

J Travel Med 2008 Jan-Feb;15(1):31-8

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1708-8305.2007.00174.xDOI Listing
March 2008

Rapid spread of Vibrio cholerae O1 throughout Kenya, 2005.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2008 Mar;78(3):527-33

Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program-Kenya, CDC, Nairobi, Kenya.

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March 2008

Escherichia coli from community-acquired urinary tract infections resistant to fluoroquinolones and extended-spectrum beta-lactams.

J Infect Dev Ctries 2007 Dec 1;1(3):257-62. Epub 2007 Dec 1.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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December 2007

Typhoid is over-reported in Embu and Nairobi, Kenya.

Afr J Health Sci 2004 Jul-Dec;11(3-4):103-10

Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centre for Microbiology Research P.O. Box 43640, Nairobi.

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March 2007

Decreasing prevalence of antimicrobial resistance in non-typhoidal Salmonella isolated from children with bacteraemia in a rural district hospital, Kenya.

Int J Antimicrob Agents 2006 Sep 14;28(3):166-71. Epub 2006 Aug 14.

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenyatta National Hospital, P.O. Box 20723, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2006.05.026DOI Listing
September 2006

Increasing prevalence of multidrug-resistant non-typhoidal salmonellae, Kenya, 1994-2003.

Int J Antimicrob Agents 2005 Jan;25(1):38-43

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, PO Box 43640, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2004.08.015DOI Listing
January 2005

Characterization of multidrug-resistant typhoid outbreaks in Kenya.

J Clin Microbiol 2004 Apr;42(4):1477-82

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC387605PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/jcm.42.4.1477-1482.2004DOI Listing
April 2004

Lack of clonal relationship between non-typhi Salmonella strain types from humans and those isolated from animals living in close contact.

FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 2002 Jul;33(3):165-71

Centre for Microbiology Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, P.O. Box 43640, Nairobi, Kenya.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1574-695X.2002.tb00587.xDOI Listing
July 2002