Adane Mihret

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Publications

  1. pmc A comparative study of Widal test with blood culture in the diagnosis of typhoid fever in febrile patients
    Gizachew Andualem
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Medical Sciences, Haramaya University, Harar, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 7:653. 2014
  2. pmc Combination of gene expression patterns in whole blood discriminate between tuberculosis infection states
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Infect Dis 14:257. 2014
  3. pmc Impact of HIV co-infection on plasma level of cytokines and chemokines of pulmonary tuberculosis patients
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Infect Dis 14:125. 2014
  4. pmc The role of dendritic cells in Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute Addis Ababa, Ethopia
    Virulence 3:654-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Plasma cytokines and chemokines differentiate between active disease and non-active tuberculosis infection
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Infect 66:357-65. 2013
  6. pmc Modern lineages of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: implications for the tuberculosis control programe
    A Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Afr Health Sci 12:339-44. 2012
  7. pmc Hepatitis B virus infection among medical aste handlers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Yitayal Shiferaw
    Department of Medical Laboratory Science, University of Gondar collage of Medicine and Health science, Gondar, PO, BOX ET196, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 4:479. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Bovine trypanosomosis in three districts of East Gojjam Zone bordering the Blue Nile River in Ethiopia
    Adane Mihret
    Addis Ababa University, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Infect Dev Ctries 1:321-5. 2007
  9. pmc Dendritic Cells Activate and Mature after Infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute AHRI, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 4:247. 2011
  10. pmc Parasitic infection may be associated with discordant responses to QuantiFERON and tuberculin skin test in apparently healthy children and adolescents in a tuberculosis endemic setting, Ethiopia
    Liya Wassie
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Jimma Road, P O Box 1005 Jimma Road, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:265. 2013

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Publications16

  1. pmc A comparative study of Widal test with blood culture in the diagnosis of typhoid fever in febrile patients
    Gizachew Andualem
    Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences, College of Medical Sciences, Haramaya University, Harar, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 7:653. 2014
    ..Hence, evaluating the result of this test is necessary for correct interpretation of the result. The main aim of this study was to compare the result of Widal test and blood culture in the diagnosis of typhoid fever in febrile patients...
  2. pmc Combination of gene expression patterns in whole blood discriminate between tuberculosis infection states
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Infect Dis 14:257. 2014
    ..Apart from gene polymorphisms and mutations, changes in levels of gene expression, induced by non-genetic factors, may also determine whether individuals progress to active TB...
  3. pmc Impact of HIV co-infection on plasma level of cytokines and chemokines of pulmonary tuberculosis patients
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Infect Dis 14:125. 2014
    ..The immunologic environment during HIV/M. tuberculosis co-infection is characterized by cytokine and chemokine irregularities that have been shown to increase immune activation, viral replication, and T cell dysfunction...
  4. pmc The role of dendritic cells in Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute Addis Ababa, Ethopia
    Virulence 3:654-9. 2012
    ..tuberculosis strain type and type of receptor on DCs during recognition. In this review I shall highlight the recent findings in the outcome of interaction of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with DCs...
  5. doi request reprint Plasma cytokines and chemokines differentiate between active disease and non-active tuberculosis infection
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Infect 66:357-65. 2013
    ..To analyse cytokines and chemokines from unstimulated plasma samples for detection of active TB disease, latent TB, discriminating active TB cases from latently infected contacts and for monitoring anti TB treatment...
  6. pmc Modern lineages of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: implications for the tuberculosis control programe
    A Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Afr Health Sci 12:339-44. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Hepatitis B virus infection among medical aste handlers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Yitayal Shiferaw
    Department of Medical Laboratory Science, University of Gondar collage of Medicine and Health science, Gondar, PO, BOX ET196, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 4:479. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  8. ncbi request reprint Bovine trypanosomosis in three districts of East Gojjam Zone bordering the Blue Nile River in Ethiopia
    Adane Mihret
    Addis Ababa University, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Infect Dev Ctries 1:321-5. 2007
    ..Bovine trypanosomosis is a serious constraint to agricultural production in extensive areas of Ethiopia...
  9. pmc Dendritic Cells Activate and Mature after Infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Adane Mihret
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute AHRI, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 4:247. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  10. pmc Parasitic infection may be associated with discordant responses to QuantiFERON and tuberculin skin test in apparently healthy children and adolescents in a tuberculosis endemic setting, Ethiopia
    Liya Wassie
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Jimma Road, P O Box 1005 Jimma Road, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:265. 2013
    ..It is clear that the two tests, do not always give concordant results, but the factors leading to this are only partially understood...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of PCR with standard culture of fine needle aspiration samples in the diagnosis of tuberculosis lymphadenitis
    Yohannes Derese
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Infect Dev Ctries 6:53-7. 2012
    ..This project was designed to compare direct fine needle aspirate (FNA) PCR with culture in the diagnosis of tuberculosis lymphadenitis...
  12. pmc TB case detection: can we remain passive while the process is active?
    Markos Abebe
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Pan Afr Med J 11:50. 2012
    ..It is high time that control programs move from simple passive to a more systematic active case finding in order to accelerate TB control...
  13. pmc Diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in healthy young adults in a country with high tuberculosis burden and BCG vaccination at birth
    Alemnew F Dagnew
    Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Res Notes 5:415. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to evaluate the use of QFT-GIT assay as compared with TST in the diagnosis of LTBI in Ethiopia, a country with a high burden of TB and routine BCG vaccination at birth...
  14. doi request reprint Pro- and Anti-Inflammatory Cytokines against Rv2031 Are Elevated during Latent Tuberculosis: A Study in Cohorts of Tuberculosis Patients, Household Contacts and Community Controls in an Endemic Setting
    Mulugeta Belay
    Aklilu Lemma Institute of Pathobiology, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Department of Community Medicine, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    PLoS ONE 10:e0124134. 2015
    ..Taken together, the findings of this study suggest the potential of IFN-γ, TNF-α and IL-10 against Rv2031 as biomarkers of the host response to Mtb during convalescence from, and the absence of, active tuberculosis. ..