Patrick Kirwan

Summary

Affiliation: Trinity College
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. pmc Plasma cytokines, chemokines and cellular immune responses in pre-school Nigerian children infected with Plasmodium falciparum
    Cariosa Noone
    Parasite Immune Modulation Group, School of Nursing and Human Sciences, Faculty of Science and Health, Dublin City University, Glasnevin Dublin 9, Ireland
    Malar J 12:5. 2013
  2. pmc Ascaris co-infection does not alter malaria-induced anaemia in a cohort of Nigerian preschool children
    Francisca A Abanyie
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Malar J 12:1. 2013
  3. pmc Patterns of soil-transmitted helminth infection and impact of four-monthly albendazole treatments in preschool children from semi-urban communities in Nigeria: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial
    Patrick Kirwan
    Department of Zoology, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    BMC Infect Dis 9:20. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Soil-transmitted helminth infections in Nigerian children aged 0-25 months
    P Kirwan
    Department of Zoology, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    J Helminthol 83:261-6. 2009
  5. pmc Impact of repeated four-monthly anthelmintic treatment on Plasmodium infection in preschool children: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomized trial
    Patrick Kirwan
    Department of Zoology, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:277. 2010
  6. pmc Identification of a high diversity of Cryptosporidium species genotypes and subtypes in a pediatric population in Nigeria
    Sile F Molloy
    Department of Zoology, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:608-13. 2010

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Publications6

  1. pmc Plasma cytokines, chemokines and cellular immune responses in pre-school Nigerian children infected with Plasmodium falciparum
    Cariosa Noone
    Parasite Immune Modulation Group, School of Nursing and Human Sciences, Faculty of Science and Health, Dublin City University, Glasnevin Dublin 9, Ireland
    Malar J 12:5. 2013
    ..This study was the first to examine plasma cytokines, chemokines and cellular immune responses in pre-school Nigerian children infected with Plasmodium falciparum from four semi-urban villages near Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria...
  2. pmc Ascaris co-infection does not alter malaria-induced anaemia in a cohort of Nigerian preschool children
    Francisca A Abanyie
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Malar J 12:1. 2013
    ..This study examined whether Ascaris co-infection can minimize the severity of malarial anaemia...
  3. pmc Patterns of soil-transmitted helminth infection and impact of four-monthly albendazole treatments in preschool children from semi-urban communities in Nigeria: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial
    Patrick Kirwan
    Department of Zoology, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    BMC Infect Dis 9:20. 2009
    ..Our objectives were to describe the prevalence and intensity of STH infection and to investigate the effectiveness of repeated four-monthly albendazole treatments on STH infection in children aged one to four years...
  4. doi request reprint Soil-transmitted helminth infections in Nigerian children aged 0-25 months
    P Kirwan
    Department of Zoology, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    J Helminthol 83:261-6. 2009
    ..This study has highlighted the need to incorporate preschool children into deworming programmes in endemic regions and to investigate innovative ways of delivering cost-effective deworming treatment to this high-risk age group...
  5. pmc Impact of repeated four-monthly anthelmintic treatment on Plasmodium infection in preschool children: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomized trial
    Patrick Kirwan
    Department of Zoology, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:277. 2010
    ..Helminth infections can alter susceptibility to malaria. Studies need to determine whether or not deworming programs can impact on Plasmodium infections in preschool children...
  6. pmc Identification of a high diversity of Cryptosporidium species genotypes and subtypes in a pediatric population in Nigeria
    Sile F Molloy
    Department of Zoology, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 82:608-13. 2010
    ..This study is the first one to genetically characterize Cryptosporidium species and subtypes in Nigeria and highlights the presence of a high Cryptosporidium diversity in this pediatric population...