Zulma Milena Cucunubá

Summary

Affiliation: Instituto Nacional de Salud
Country: Colombia

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for Chagas disease in pregnant women in Casanare, Colombia
    Zulma M Cucunubá
    Grupo de Parasitología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, Colombia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:837-42. 2012
  2. doi Comparison of asymptomatic Plasmodium spp. infection in two malaria-endemic Colombian locations
    Zulma Milena Cucunubá
    Parasitology Group, National Health Institute, Avenida calle 26 No 51 20, Can, Bogota, Colombia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 107:129-36. 2013
  3. ncbi Asymptomatic Plasmodium spp. infection in Tierralta, Colombia
    Zulma Milena Cucunubá
    Grupo de Bioquímica y Biología Celular, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota DC, Colombia
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 103:668-73. 2008
  4. doi Haplotypes associated with resistance to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in Plasmodium falciparum in two malaria endemic locations in Colombia
    Diana Carolina Hernández
    Grupo de Bioquímica y Biología Celular, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, Colombia
    Infect Genet Evol 18:183-90. 2013
  5. doi [Characterization of the national malaria diagnostic network, Colombia, 2006-2010]
    Olga Lucía Ospina
    Grupo de Parasitología, Subdirección Red Nacional de Laboratorios, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 32:46-59. 2012
  6. ncbi [Acute Chagas disease in Colombia: a rarely suspected disease. Report of 10 cases presented during the 2002-2005 period]
    Ruben Santiago Nicholls
    Grupo Parasitología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 27:8-17. 2007
  7. ncbi [Field evaluation for diagnostic accuracy of the rapid test SD Bioline Malaria Antigen Pf/Pv® in Colombia]
    Nohora Marcela Mendoza
    Grupo de Parasitología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 33:587-97. 2013
  8. ncbi Correlation between malaria incidence and prevalence of soil-transmitted helminths in Colombia: an ecologic evaluation
    Carlos Andrés Valencia
    Departamento de Salud Publica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 30:501-8. 2010

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Publications8

  1. pmc Prevalence and risk factors for Chagas disease in pregnant women in Casanare, Colombia
    Zulma M Cucunubá
    Grupo de Parasitología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, Colombia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:837-42. 2012
    ..3%. These findings may help physicians to investigate congenital cases, screen Chagas disease in siblings and relatives, and provide early treatment to prevent the chronic complications of Chagas disease...
  2. doi Comparison of asymptomatic Plasmodium spp. infection in two malaria-endemic Colombian locations
    Zulma Milena Cucunubá
    Parasitology Group, National Health Institute, Avenida calle 26 No 51 20, Can, Bogota, Colombia
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 107:129-36. 2013
    ..in two Colombian locations, Tierralta and Tumaco, with different transmission patterns, different ecological and epidemiological characteristics and potentially different associated factors...
  3. ncbi Asymptomatic Plasmodium spp. infection in Tierralta, Colombia
    Zulma Milena Cucunubá
    Grupo de Bioquímica y Biología Celular, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota DC, Colombia
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 103:668-73. 2008
    ..008). PCR detected 50% more infections than the thick smears. The presence of asymptomatic Plasmodium spp. infection highlights the importance of carrying out active searches amongst asymptomatic populations residing in endemic areas...
  4. doi Haplotypes associated with resistance to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in Plasmodium falciparum in two malaria endemic locations in Colombia
    Diana Carolina Hernández
    Grupo de Bioquímica y Biología Celular, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, Colombia
    Infect Genet Evol 18:183-90. 2013
    ..These data provide information about parasite population genetics and highlight the importance of starting a long term molecular surveillance program. ..
  5. doi [Characterization of the national malaria diagnostic network, Colombia, 2006-2010]
    Olga Lucía Ospina
    Grupo de Parasitología, Subdirección Red Nacional de Laboratorios, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 32:46-59. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi [Acute Chagas disease in Colombia: a rarely suspected disease. Report of 10 cases presented during the 2002-2005 period]
    Ruben Santiago Nicholls
    Grupo Parasitología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 27:8-17. 2007
    ..In Colombia, reported cases of acute Chagas disease are sporadic...
  7. ncbi [Field evaluation for diagnostic accuracy of the rapid test SD Bioline Malaria Antigen Pf/Pv® in Colombia]
    Nohora Marcela Mendoza
    Grupo de Parasitología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 33:587-97. 2013
    ..Despite its widespread use, there are no field studies to evaluate the accuracy of the SD Bioline Malaria Antigen Pf/Pv in Colombia RDT...
  8. ncbi Correlation between malaria incidence and prevalence of soil-transmitted helminths in Colombia: an ecologic evaluation
    Carlos Andrés Valencia
    Departamento de Salud Publica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota, D C, Colombia
    Biomedica 30:501-8. 2010
    ..Since 1977, new ecologic studies have not been carried out to explore this association. Ecologic studies could explore this correlation on a population level, assessing its potential importance on public health...