Affiliation: James Cook University
Joseph H, Moloney J, Maiava F, McClintock S, Lammie P, Melrose W. First evidence of spatial clustering of lymphatic filariasis in an Aedes polynesiensis endemic area. Acta Trop. 2011;120 Suppl 1:S39-47 pubmed publisher
..These promising findings are the first published evidence of spatial clustering of LF in a day-biting Ae. polynesiensis endemic area. ..
Joseph H, Maiava F, Naseri T, Silva U, Lammie P, Melrose W. Epidemiological assessment of continuing transmission of lymphatic filariasis in Samoa. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 2011;105:567-78 pubmed publisher
..The Filariasis Cellabs Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (CELISA), based on recombinant antigen Bm14, to detect antibodies, could potentially be a promising diagnostic tool for inclusion in future surveillance in the South Pacific. ..
Dos Santos M, Amaral S, Harmen S, Joseph H, Fernandes J, Counahan M. The prevalence of common skin infections in four districts in Timor-Leste: a cross sectional survey. BMC Infect Dis. 2010;10:61 pubmed publisher
..There are successful disease control programmes in place within the country and it is hoped a healthy skin programme could be integrated into an established disease control programme in order to maximise health benefits and resources. ..