Romano Ngui

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Zoonotic Ancylostoma ceylanicum Infection Detected by Endoscopy
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Parasite Southeast Asia Diagnostic Para SEAD Laboratory, Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Sunway Medical Centre, No 5, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 91:86-8. 2014
  2. pmc Differentiating Entamoeba histolytica, Entamoeba dispar and Entamoeba moshkovskii using nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in rural communities in Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Parasit Vectors 5:187. 2012
  3. pmc Molecular identification of human hookworm infections in economically disadvantaged communities in Peninsular Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:837-42. 2012
  4. pmc Seroprevalence and sources of toxoplasmosis among Orang Asli (indigenous) communities in Peninsular Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:660-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Genetic characterization of the partial mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase c subunit I (cox 1) gene of the zoonotic parasitic nematode, Ancylostoma ceylanicum from humans, dogs and cats
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Acta Trop 128:154-7. 2013
  6. pmc Prevalence and zoonotic potential of canine hookworms in Malaysia
    Mohammed A K Mahdy
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Parasit Vectors 5:88. 2012
  7. pmc Epidemiological and genetic data supporting the transmission of Ancylostoma ceylanicum among human and domestic animals
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1522. 2012
  8. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of intestinal parasitism in rural and remote West Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e974. 2011
  9. pmc Increased detection of Plasmodium knowlesi in Sandakan division, Sabah as revealed by PlasmoNex™
    Xiang Ting Goh
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Malar J 12:264. 2013
  10. pmc Antibody prevalence and factors associated with exposure to Orientia tsutsugamushi in different aboriginal subgroups in West Malaysia
    Sun Tee Tay
    Tropical Infectious Diseases Research and Education Centre, Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2341. 2013

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Zoonotic Ancylostoma ceylanicum Infection Detected by Endoscopy
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Parasite Southeast Asia Diagnostic Para SEAD Laboratory, Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Sunway Medical Centre, No 5, Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 91:86-8. 2014
    ..The patient is a 58-year-old Malaysian woman who lives in a rural area, where uncontrolled populations of stray and semidomesticated dogs live in close proximity with humans. ..
  2. pmc Differentiating Entamoeba histolytica, Entamoeba dispar and Entamoeba moshkovskii using nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in rural communities in Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Parasit Vectors 5:187. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Molecular identification of human hookworm infections in economically disadvantaged communities in Peninsular Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:837-42. 2012
    ..ceylanicum in humans highlighted the zoonotic transmission among humans living near dogs. Thus, implementation of effective control measures for hookworm infections in future should seriously consider this zoonotic implication...
  4. pmc Seroprevalence and sources of toxoplasmosis among Orang Asli (indigenous) communities in Peninsular Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:660-6. 2011
    ..The role of domestic cats and environmental contamination with oocyst in soil and water has to be highlighted and addressed in future prevention strategies for these communities...
  5. doi request reprint Genetic characterization of the partial mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase c subunit I (cox 1) gene of the zoonotic parasitic nematode, Ancylostoma ceylanicum from humans, dogs and cats
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Electronic address
    Acta Trop 128:154-7. 2013
    ..ceylanicum might suggest potential haplotype-linked differences in zoonotic, epidemiological and pathobiological characteristics, a hypothesis that still needs further investigation. ..
  6. pmc Prevalence and zoonotic potential of canine hookworms in Malaysia
    Mohammed A K Mahdy
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Parasit Vectors 5:88. 2012
    ..However, there are limited data available on the prevalence of canine hookworms in Malaysia. This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of hookworm and Ancylostoma species among dogs in Malaysia...
  7. pmc Epidemiological and genetic data supporting the transmission of Ancylostoma ceylanicum among human and domestic animals
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1522. 2012
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  8. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of intestinal parasitism in rural and remote West Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e974. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Increased detection of Plasmodium knowlesi in Sandakan division, Sabah as revealed by PlasmoNex™
    Xiang Ting Goh
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Malar J 12:264. 2013
    ..knowlesi as well as other Plasmodium species in this division based on a most recent developed hexaplex PCR system (PlasmoNex™)...
  10. pmc Antibody prevalence and factors associated with exposure to Orientia tsutsugamushi in different aboriginal subgroups in West Malaysia
    Sun Tee Tay
    Tropical Infectious Diseases Research and Education Centre, Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2341. 2013
    ..The environment, socioeconomic and behavioural risk factors associated with the disease were also investigated...
  11. doi request reprint Serological and molecular detection of Strongyloides stercoralis infection among an Orang Asli community in Malaysia
    Arine Fadzlun Ahmad
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Parasitol Res 112:2811-6. 2013
    ..The present finding indicated that PCR should be considered as an alternative diagnostic tool for the detection of S. stercoralis infection...
  12. pmc Rapid detection and identification of human hookworm infections through high resolution melting (HRM) analysis
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS ONE 7:e41996. 2012
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  13. pmc Association between anaemia, iron deficiency anaemia, neglected parasitic infections and socioeconomic factors in rural children of West Malaysia
    Romano Ngui
    Department of Parasitology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1550. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Aquatic biomonitoring of Giardia cysts and Cryptosporidium oocysts in peninsular Malaysia
    Soo Ching Lee
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 21:445-53. 2014
    ..In future, viability status and molecular characterisation of Giardia and Cryptosporidium should be applied to identify species and genotypes/subgenotypes for better understanding of the epidemiology of these waterborne parasites...
  15. ncbi request reprint Vertical infestation of the dengue vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in apartments in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Muhammad Aidil Roslan
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 29:328-36. 2013
    ..Results also indicated adaptations of Ae. aegypti to the ecosystem at each elevation of high-rise buildings, with Ae. albopictus staying inside of apartment units...
  16. doi request reprint Co-infection of Haemonchus contortus and Trichostrongylus spp. among livestock in Malaysia as revealed by amplification and sequencing of the internal transcribed spacer II DNA region
    Tiong K Tan
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    BMC Vet Res 10:38. 2014
    ..This study is the first attempt to identify the strongylids of veterinary importance in Malaysia (i.e., H. contortus and Trichostrongylus spp.) by amplification and sequencing of the Internal Transcribed Spacer II DNA region...