Bruno Gryseels

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Tropical Medicine
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Schistosomiasis
    Bruno Gryseels
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 26:383-97. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Are poor responses to praziquantel for the treatment of Schistosoma mansoni infections in Senegal due to resistance? An overview of the evidence
    B Gryseels
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 6:864-73. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Human schistosomiasis
    Bruno Gryseels
    Institute for Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Nationalestraat 155 B 2000, Antwerp, Belgium
    Lancet 368:1106-18. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations between specific antibody responses and resistance to reinfection in a Senegalese population recently exposed to Schistosoma mansoni
    Kim Vereecken
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 12:431-44. 2007
  5. pmc The contribution of water contact behavior to the high Schistosoma mansoni Infection rates observed in the Senegal River Basin
    Seydou Sow
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Infect Dis 11:198. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The role of hygienic bathing after defecation in the transmission of Schistosoma mansoni
    Seydou Sow
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:542-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Association of atopy, asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, atopic dermatitis and intestinal helminth infections in Cuban children
    Meike Wördemann
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:180-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of intestinal parasites in Cuban children
    Meike Wördemann
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1813-20. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Low awareness of intestinal schistosomiasis in northern Senegal after 7 years of health education as part of intense control and research activities
    Seydou Sow
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 8:744-9. 2003
  10. pmc High prevalence and morbidity of Schistosoma mansoni along the Albert Nile in Uganda
    Emmanuel I Odongo-Aginya
    Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 2:99-106. 2002

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Schistosomiasis
    Bruno Gryseels
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, B 2000 Antwerpen, Belgium
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 26:383-97. 2012
    ..Praziquantel is the drug of choice, active against all species in a single or a few oral doses. Current control strategies consist mainly of preventive therapy in communities or groups at risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Are poor responses to praziquantel for the treatment of Schistosoma mansoni infections in Senegal due to resistance? An overview of the evidence
    B Gryseels
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 6:864-73. 2001
    ..We conclude that there is no convincing evidence for praziquantel-resistant S. mansoni in Senegal, and that the low cure rates can be attributed to high initial worm loads and intense transmission in this area...
  3. ncbi request reprint Human schistosomiasis
    Bruno Gryseels
    Institute for Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Nationalestraat 155 B 2000, Antwerp, Belgium
    Lancet 368:1106-18. 2006
    ..Vaccines are not yet available. Great advances have been made in the control of the disease through population-based chemotherapy but these required political commitment and strong health systems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Associations between specific antibody responses and resistance to reinfection in a Senegalese population recently exposed to Schistosoma mansoni
    Kim Vereecken
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 12:431-44. 2007
    ..Resistance to reinfection and production of IgA-SWA was associated with adulthood independently of exposure patterns, suggesting that susceptibility to S. mansoni and the development of protective immune responses is age-dependent...
  5. pmc The contribution of water contact behavior to the high Schistosoma mansoni Infection rates observed in the Senegal River Basin
    Seydou Sow
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Infect Dis 11:198. 2011
    ..So far, only few studies have related water contact patterns to infection levels...
  6. doi request reprint The role of hygienic bathing after defecation in the transmission of Schistosoma mansoni
    Seydou Sow
    Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 102:542-7. 2008
    ..Our results suggest a major role of hygienic bathing after defecation in the transmission of S. mansoni...
  7. doi request reprint Association of atopy, asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, atopic dermatitis and intestinal helminth infections in Cuban children
    Meike Wördemann
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 13:180-6. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship of past and current intestinal helminth infections with asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis, atopic dermatitis and atopy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of intestinal parasites in Cuban children
    Meike Wördemann
    Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1813-20. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of intestinal parasite infections and their risk factors in children in urban and rural settings in two Cuban municipalities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Low awareness of intestinal schistosomiasis in northern Senegal after 7 years of health education as part of intense control and research activities
    Seydou Sow
    Department of Parasitology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    Trop Med Int Health 8:744-9. 2003
    ..We conclude that even intense and long-lasting education efforts for a specific and straightforward problem as schistosomiasis are not enough to have profound impact on the knowledge of rural traditional communities...
  10. pmc High prevalence and morbidity of Schistosoma mansoni along the Albert Nile in Uganda
    Emmanuel I Odongo-Aginya
    Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 2:99-106. 2002
    ..9%) of them had Schistosoma. mansoni eggs in their faeces. The gravities of schistosomiasis in the two villages were similar showing greater morbidity in the younger adults...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of staff performance and material resources for integrated schistosomiasis control in northern Senegal
    Marieke J van der Werf
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Trop Med Int Health 7:70-9. 2002
    ..The activities included additional training of doctors and nurses in symptom-based treatment and making praziquantel (PZQ) available for an affordable price...