Joshua Kimani

Summary

Affiliation: Centre for Microbiology Research
Country: Kenya

Publications

  1. pmc Pyronaridine-artesunate granules versus artemether-lumefantrine crushed tablets in children with Plasmodium falciparum malaria: a randomized controlled trial
    Kassoum Kayentao
    Malaria Research and Training Center, Faculté de Médecine de Pharmacie et d Odonto Stomatologie, Bamako, Mali
    Malar J 11:364. 2012
  2. pmc Enumeration of sex workers in the central business district of Nairobi, Kenya
    Joshua Kimani
    Kenya AIDS Control Project, Universities of Manitoba Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 8:e54354. 2013
  3. pmc The role of G protein gene GNB3 C825T polymorphism in HIV-1 acquisition, progression and immune activation
    Jennifer Juno
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Retrovirology 9:1. 2012
  4. pmc The HAART cell phone adherence trial (WelTel Kenya1): a randomized controlled trial protocol
    Richard T Lester
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Nairobi, UNITID Building, Nairobi, Kenya
    Trials 10:87. 2009
  5. pmc 'Relief of oppression': an organizing principle for researchers' obligations to participants in observational studies in the developing world
    James V Lavery
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health and Centre for Global Health Research, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:384. 2010
  6. pmc The origins of a research community in the Majengo Observational Cohort Study, Nairobi, Kenya
    Sunita V S Bandewar
    Program on Ethics and Commercialization, McLaughlin Rotman Centre for Global Health, University Toronto Network and University of Toronto, 101 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:630. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint High HIV risk in a cohort of male sex workers from Nairobi, Kenya
    Lyle R McKinnon
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    Sex Transm Infect 90:237-42. 2014
  8. pmc Microarray analysis of HIV resistant female sex workers reveal a gene expression signature pattern reminiscent of a lowered immune activation state
    Elijah M Songok
    Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 7:e30048. 2012
  9. doi request reprint HIV postexposure prophylaxis in an urban population of female sex workers in Nairobi, Kenya
    Preston Izulla
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Kenya AIDS Control Project, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:220-5. 2013
  10. pmc CD26/dipeptidyl peptidase IV (CD26/DPPIV) is highly expressed in peripheral blood of HIV-1 exposed uninfected female sex workers
    Elijah M Songok
    Centre for Virus Research, Mbagathi Road Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Virol J 7:343. 2010

Collaborators

  • Ma Luo
  • Blake T Ball
  • Nico J D Nagelkerke
  • Elijah M Songok
  • Richard T Lester
  • Lyle McKinnon
  • Michael H Chung
  • Paul Ritvo
  • Carlo A Marra
  • Edward J Mills
  • Souradet Y Shaw
  • Kelly S MacDonald
  • James V Lavery
  • Sunita V S Bandewar
  • Preston Izulla
  • Charles Wachihi
  • Kassoum Kayentao
  • Jennifer Juno
  • Rupert Kaul
  • Nicholas Muraguri
  • Gloria Gakii
  • Sarah Karanja
  • Solomon Kamuti
  • Joshua Parmeres
  • LAWRENCE GELMON
  • Julius Munyao
  • Winnie Koima
  • Helgar Musyoki
  • Rosalia Kioko
  • Ogobara K Doumbo
  • Stephan Duparc
  • Jeffrey Tuff
  • Frederick Quicho
  • Catherine Card
  • ROBERT CHOI
  • Francis A Plummer
  • Lawrence Fleckenstein
  • Jack H T Kokolomami
  • Pablo Martinez de Salazar
  • Michael Ramharter
  • Carey Farquhar
  • Alfred B Tiono
  • Chang Sik Shin
  • Grace John-Stewart
  • Louis K Penali
  • T Blake Ball
  • Antoinette K Tshefu
  • Keith R Fowke
  • Kirana M Bhatt
  • Maria Dorina G Bustos
  • André T Offianan
  • Isabelle Borghini-Fuhrer
  • Sandra Koesters-Kiazyk
  • Alphonse Ouedraogo
  • Peter A Singer
  • Frances A Plummer
  • Ross E G Upshur

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Pyronaridine-artesunate granules versus artemether-lumefantrine crushed tablets in children with Plasmodium falciparum malaria: a randomized controlled trial
    Kassoum Kayentao
    Malaria Research and Training Center, Faculté de Médecine de Pharmacie et d Odonto Stomatologie, Bamako, Mali
    Malar J 11:364. 2012
    ..Children are most vulnerable to malaria. A pyronaridine-artesunate pediatric granule formulation is being developed for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria...
  2. pmc Enumeration of sex workers in the central business district of Nairobi, Kenya
    Joshua Kimani
    Kenya AIDS Control Project, Universities of Manitoba Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 8:e54354. 2013
    ..These results have important practical and policy implications for enhancing HIV/STI prevention efforts...
  3. pmc The role of G protein gene GNB3 C825T polymorphism in HIV-1 acquisition, progression and immune activation
    Jennifer Juno
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Retrovirology 9:1. 2012
    ..Ex vivo immune activation was quantified by flow cytometry, and plasma chemokine levels were assessed by cytokine bead array...
  4. pmc The HAART cell phone adherence trial (WelTel Kenya1): a randomized controlled trial protocol
    Richard T Lester
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Nairobi, UNITID Building, Nairobi, Kenya
    Trials 10:87. 2009
    ..The objectives are to compare the effectiveness of cell phone-supported SMS messaging to standard care on adherence, quality of life, retention, and mortality in a population receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Nairobi, Kenya...
  5. pmc 'Relief of oppression': an organizing principle for researchers' obligations to participants in observational studies in the developing world
    James V Lavery
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health and Centre for Global Health Research, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:384. 2010
    ....
  6. pmc The origins of a research community in the Majengo Observational Cohort Study, Nairobi, Kenya
    Sunita V S Bandewar
    Program on Ethics and Commercialization, McLaughlin Rotman Centre for Global Health, University Toronto Network and University of Toronto, 101 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:630. 2010
    ..Yet despite these concerns, the cohort has survived for almost 30 years...
  7. ncbi request reprint High HIV risk in a cohort of male sex workers from Nairobi, Kenya
    Lyle R McKinnon
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    Sex Transm Infect 90:237-42. 2014
    ..Men who have sex with men (MSM) are at high risk of HIV-1 acquisition and transmission, yet there remains limited data in the African context, and for men who sell sex to men (MSM SW) in particular...
  8. pmc Microarray analysis of HIV resistant female sex workers reveal a gene expression signature pattern reminiscent of a lowered immune activation state
    Elijah M Songok
    Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    PLoS ONE 7:e30048. 2012
    ..Ribosomal protein synthesis and tight junction genes were up regulated. We infer that the hallmark of HIV-1 resistance is down regulation of genes in key signaling pathways that HIV-1 depends on for infection...
  9. doi request reprint HIV postexposure prophylaxis in an urban population of female sex workers in Nairobi, Kenya
    Preston Izulla
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Kenya AIDS Control Project, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:220-5. 2013
    ..To assess biological and behavioral factors in HIV-uninfected female sex workers (FSWs) accessing postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) and to characterize the circumstances preceding PEP, time to access, and adherence...
  10. pmc CD26/dipeptidyl peptidase IV (CD26/DPPIV) is highly expressed in peripheral blood of HIV-1 exposed uninfected female sex workers
    Elijah M Songok
    Centre for Virus Research, Mbagathi Road Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    Virol J 7:343. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Effects of a mobile phone short message service on antiretroviral treatment adherence in Kenya (WelTel Kenya1): a randomised trial
    Richard T Lester
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    Lancet 376:1838-45. 2010
    ..We aimed to assess whether mobile phone communication between health-care workers and patients starting antiretroviral therapy in Kenya improved drug adherence and suppression of plasma HIV-1 RNA load...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reduced rates of HIV acquisition during unprotected sex by Kenyan female sex workers predating population declines in HIV prevalence
    Joshua Kimani
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS 22:131-7. 2008
    ..We examined temporal trends in HIV prevalence and per-act incidence, adjusted for behavioral and other variables, in FSWs from Nairobi, Kenya...