Sayera Banu

Summary

Affiliation: International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research
Country: Bangladesh

Publications

  1. pmc Epidemiology of tuberculosis in an urban slum of Dhaka City, Bangladesh
    Sayera Banu
    Centre for Communicable Diseases, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 8:e77721. 2013
  2. pmc Yield of two consecutive sputum specimens for the effective diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Mohammad R Islam
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 8:e67678. 2013
  3. pmc Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in admitted patients at a tertiary referral hospital of Bangladesh
    Sayera Banu
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 7:e40545. 2012
  4. doi Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in rural Matlab, Bangladesh
    S Banu
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:319-26. 2012
  5. pmc Genotypic analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Bangladesh and prevalence of the Beijing strain
    Sayera Banu
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Clin Microbiol 42:674-82. 2004
  6. pmc Pulmonary tuberculosis and drug resistance in Dhaka central jail, the largest prison in Bangladesh
    Sayera Banu
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 5:e10759. 2010
  7. pmc Comparison of direct versus concentrated smear microscopy in detection of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Mohammad Khaja Mafij Uddin
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh
    BMC Res Notes 6:291. 2013
  8. ncbi Drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in selected urban and rural areas in Bangladesh
    Khalequ Zaman
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:21-6. 2005
  9. pmc Socio economic position in TB prevalence and access to services: results from a population prevalence survey and a facility-based survey in Bangladesh
    Shahed Hossain
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 7:e44980. 2012
  10. pmc Use of antibodies in lymphocyte secretions for detection of subclinical tuberculosis infection in asymptomatic contacts
    Rubhana Raqib
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, National Institute of Diseases of the Chest and Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:1022-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Epidemiology of tuberculosis in an urban slum of Dhaka City, Bangladesh
    Sayera Banu
    Centre for Communicable Diseases, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 8:e77721. 2013
    ..tuberculosis species in urban slums of Bangladesh. We also aimed to test the feasibility of a larger transmission study in this setting...
  2. pmc Yield of two consecutive sputum specimens for the effective diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Mohammad R Islam
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 8:e67678. 2013
    ..This study was set out to evaluate the significance of examining multiple sputum specimens in diagnosis of TB...
  3. pmc Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in admitted patients at a tertiary referral hospital of Bangladesh
    Sayera Banu
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 7:e40545. 2012
    ..This study was set out to investigate the magnitude, patterns and molecular characterization of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains at a tertiary referral hospital in Bangladesh...
  4. doi Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in rural Matlab, Bangladesh
    S Banu
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:319-26. 2012
    ..To characterise and classify clinical isolates collected from tuberculosis (TB) patients in rural Bangladesh and to investigate the mode of transmission...
  5. pmc Genotypic analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Bangladesh and prevalence of the Beijing strain
    Sayera Banu
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Clin Microbiol 42:674-82. 2004
    ....
  6. pmc Pulmonary tuberculosis and drug resistance in Dhaka central jail, the largest prison in Bangladesh
    Sayera Banu
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 5:e10759. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis (TB), its drug resistance and risk factors in Dhaka Central Jail, the largest prison in Bangladesh...
  7. pmc Comparison of direct versus concentrated smear microscopy in detection of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Mohammad Khaja Mafij Uddin
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh
    BMC Res Notes 6:291. 2013
    ..Our objective was to compare the sensitivity of smear microscopy obtained with smears made directly from respiratory specimens to those from concentrated specimens...
  8. ncbi Drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in selected urban and rural areas in Bangladesh
    Khalequ Zaman
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:21-6. 2005
    ..tuberculosis. Appropriate measures to control and prevent drug resistant tuberculosis in Bangladesh to reduce mortality and transmission are warranted...
  9. pmc Socio economic position in TB prevalence and access to services: results from a population prevalence survey and a facility-based survey in Bangladesh
    Shahed Hossain
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    PLoS ONE 7:e44980. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Use of antibodies in lymphocyte secretions for detection of subclinical tuberculosis infection in asymptomatic contacts
    Rubhana Raqib
    ICDDR, B Centre for Health and Population Research, National Institute of Diseases of the Chest and Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 11:1022-7. 2004
    ..The method may also allow discrimination between effective treatment of active infection and suboptimal response to therapy...
  11. ncbi A Prospective Study of the Prevalence of Tuberculosis and Bacteraemia in Bangladeshi Children with Severe Malnutrition and Pneumonia Including an Evaluation of Xpert MTB/RIF Assay
    Mohammod Jobayer Chisti
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh Centre for International Child Health, The University of Melbourne Department of Paediatrics and Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e93776. 2014
    ..Severe malnutrition is a risk factor for pneumonia due to a wide range of pathogens but aetiological data are limited and the role of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is uncertain...
  12. ncbi Discordance across several methods for drug susceptibility testing of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in a single laboratory
    Sayera Banu
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    J Clin Microbiol 52:156-63. 2014
    ..tuberculosis susceptibility testing differs by platform and by drug. Laboratories should carefully consider these factors before choosing one methodology, particularly in settings where EMB and STR results are clinically important. ..
  13. pmc Clinical profile of HIV/AIDS-infected patients admitted to a new specialist unit in Dhaka, Bangladesh--a low-prevalence country for HIV
    Nashaba Matin
    ICDDR, B, GPO Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:14-9. 2011
    ..Additional challenges to managing TB/HIV co-infection include atypical presentations in HIV-infected persons and the complex drug interaction with antiretroviral therapy...