Neeru Singh

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Publications

  1. pmc Detection of dengue virus 4 from central India
    P V Barde
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals ICMR, Nagpur Road, Garha, Jabalpur, India
    Indian J Med Res 136:491-4. 2012
  2. pmc Intervillous macrophage migration inhibitory factor is associated with adverse birth outcomes in a study population in Central India
    Puspendra P Singh
    Regional Medical Research Center for Tribals, Garha, Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh, India
    PLoS ONE 7:e51678. 2012
  3. pmc Comparative evaluation of bivalent malaria rapid diagnostic tests versus traditional methods in field with special reference to heat stability testing in Central India
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Nagpur Road, Garha, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    PLoS ONE 8:e58080. 2013
  4. pmc Malaria prevalence among pregnant women in two districts with differing endemicity in Chhattisgarh, India
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 11:274. 2012
  5. pmc Antibody responses to the merozoite surface protein-1 complex in cerebral malaria patients in India
    Naomi W Lucchi
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 7:121. 2008
  6. pmc Estimating the burden of malaria in pregnancy: a case study from rural Madhya Pradesh, India
    Nadia Diamond-Smith
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Malar J 8:24. 2009
  7. pmc Macrophage migration inhibitory factor is associated with mortality in cerebral malaria patients in India
    Vidhan Jain
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 2:36. 2009
  8. pmc Fighting malaria in Madhya Pradesh (Central India): are we losing the battle?
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals and National Institute of Malaria Research Field Station Jabalpur 482003, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 8:93. 2009
  9. pmc Field and laboratory comparative evaluation of rapid malaria diagnostic tests versus traditional and molecular techniques in India
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals ICMR, RMRCT Campus, Nagpur Road, Jabalpur 482003, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 9:191. 2010
  10. doi request reprint A new global malaria eradication strategy: implications for malaria research from an Indian perspective
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals ICMR, Nagpur Road, Garha, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh 482003, India
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:1202-3. 2009

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  1. pmc Detection of dengue virus 4 from central India
    P V Barde
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals ICMR, Nagpur Road, Garha, Jabalpur, India
    Indian J Med Res 136:491-4. 2012
    ..Dengue affected children are known to have serious disease outcome. We carried out this study to give reliable diagnosis of dengue infection in children and to detect circulating serotype in central India...
  2. pmc Intervillous macrophage migration inhibitory factor is associated with adverse birth outcomes in a study population in Central India
    Puspendra P Singh
    Regional Medical Research Center for Tribals, Garha, Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh, India
    PLoS ONE 7:e51678. 2012
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  3. pmc Comparative evaluation of bivalent malaria rapid diagnostic tests versus traditional methods in field with special reference to heat stability testing in Central India
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Nagpur Road, Garha, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    PLoS ONE 8:e58080. 2013
    ..falciparum and P.vivax. To assist national malaria control programme in the selection of RDTs, commercially available seven malaria RDTs were evaluated in terms of their performance with special reference to heat stability...
  4. pmc Malaria prevalence among pregnant women in two districts with differing endemicity in Chhattisgarh, India
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 11:274. 2012
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  5. pmc Antibody responses to the merozoite surface protein-1 complex in cerebral malaria patients in India
    Naomi W Lucchi
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Malar J 7:121. 2008
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  6. pmc Estimating the burden of malaria in pregnancy: a case study from rural Madhya Pradesh, India
    Nadia Diamond-Smith
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Malar J 8:24. 2009
    ..This paper models the burden of MiP and associated foetal losses and maternal deaths, in rural Madhya Pradesh, India...
  7. pmc Macrophage migration inhibitory factor is associated with mortality in cerebral malaria patients in India
    Vidhan Jain
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    BMC Res Notes 2:36. 2009
    ..004). CONCLUSION: This study suggests that elevated levels of MIF in the peripheral blood of cerebral malaria patients may be associated with fatal outcomes...
  8. pmc Fighting malaria in Madhya Pradesh (Central India): are we losing the battle?
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals and National Institute of Malaria Research Field Station Jabalpur 482003, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 8:93. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Field and laboratory comparative evaluation of rapid malaria diagnostic tests versus traditional and molecular techniques in India
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals ICMR, RMRCT Campus, Nagpur Road, Jabalpur 482003, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 9:191. 2010
    ..falciparum and non-falciparum infections in comparison with traditional and molecular techniques. Such data will be used to guide procurement decisions of policy makers and programme managers...
  10. doi request reprint A new global malaria eradication strategy: implications for malaria research from an Indian perspective
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals ICMR, Nagpur Road, Garha, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh 482003, India
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:1202-3. 2009
    ..We need new drugs, insecticides and other intervention tools with sufficient coverage to achieve the goal of malaria control or elimination. The issues important for malaria eradication are discussed from an Indian perspective...
  11. doi request reprint Epidemic of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Central India, an area where chloroquine has been replaced by artemisinin-based combination therapy
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals RMRC, Indian Council for Medical Research ICMR, Nagpur Road, Garha, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 105:133-9. 2011
    ..Detection and control of epidemics requires greater attention, and mechanisms to ensure the quality of interventions are essential...
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of malaria in an area of low transmission in central India
    Neeru Singh
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Field Station, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:812-6. 2006
    ..Improved access to treatment facilities, combination therapy, and vector control appears to be the most promising method for controlling malaria in this region...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a rapid diagnostic test for assessing the burden of malaria at delivery in India
    Neeru Singh
    Malaria Research Centre, Field Station, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India Civil Hospital Maihar, District Satna, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:855-8. 2005
    ..The RDTs for the identification of P. falciparum were more sensitive in placental blood than the placental blood smear by microscopy. Thus, the RDTs should be useful for rapid assessment of malaria at delivery...
  14. ncbi request reprint Forest malaria in Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh, central India: a case study in a tribal community
    Neeru Singh
    Malaria Research Centre, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 68:602-7. 2003
    ..75 per 1,000 in 2000. Improved access to treatment facilities, combination therapy, and vector control using an effective insecticide appear to be the most promising methods for controlling malaria in this region...
  15. ncbi request reprint Malaria control using indoor residual spraying and larvivorous fish: a case study in Betul, central India
    Neeru Singh
    Malaria Research Centre Field Station, Jabalpur, India
    Trop Med Int Health 11:1512-20. 2006
    ..To assess the impact of intensified malaria control interventions in an ethnic minority community in Betul using existing tools...
  16. ncbi request reprint Changing scenario of malaria in central India, the replacement of Plasmodium vivax by Plasmodium falciparum (1986-2000)
    Neeru Singh
    Malaria Research Centre, Jabalpur, India
    Trop Med Int Health 9:364-71. 2004
    ..Our long-term objective was to determine the dynamics of Plasmodium vivax vs.P. falciparum infections...
  17. doi request reprint Emergence of a new focus of Plasmodium malariae in forest villages of district Balaghat, Central India: implications for the diagnosis of malaria and its control
    Praveen K Bharti
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Trop Med Int Health 18:12-7. 2013
    ..We aimed to confirm the presence of P. malariae using molecular tools i.e. species-specific nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and DNA sequencing...
  18. pmc Plasma levels of angiopoietin-1 and -2 predict cerebral malaria outcome in Central India
    Vidhan Jain
    Regional Medical Research Center for Tribals ICMR, Nagpur Road, Garha, 482003 Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 10:383. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint A preliminary study on pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine profiles in Plasmodium vivax malaria patients from central zone of India
    Vidhan Jain
    National Institute of Malaria Research, FS Jabalpur, MP, India
    Acta Trop 113:263-8. 2010
    ..The results indicated that both pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine responses are associated with clinical signs of mild anaemia and paroxysm during symptomatic P. vivax malaria in Central India...
  20. doi request reprint Therapeutic efficacy of chloroquine and sequence variation in pfcrt gene among patients with falciparum malaria in central India
    Praveen Kumar Bharti
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Jabalpur, India
    Trop Med Int Health 15:33-40. 2010
    ..falciparum chloroquine-resistant transporter (pfcrt) gene in the parasite population...
  21. pmc Dynamics of forest malaria transmission in Balaghat district, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Neeru Singh
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, RMRCT Campus, Nagpur Road, Post Garha, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    PLoS ONE 8:e73730. 2013
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  22. pmc Burden of cerebral malaria in central India (2004-2007)
    Vidhan Jain
    National Institute of Malaria Research Field Unit ICMR, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:636-42. 2008
    ..Mortality was high among adults with multiple organ failures. Overall case fatality rate was 21%. Neurologic sequelae at discharge from the hospital were 3%, whereas at follow-up, only 1% had persistent neurologic sequelae...
  23. pmc Spleen rates and infant parasite rates as surveillance tool for malaria control in remote hard to reach areas of central India
    Manmohan Shukla
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Field Station, Jabalpur 482003, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 10:381. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint The changing dynamics of Plasmodium vivax and P. falciparum in central India: trends over a 27-year period (1975--2002)
    Neeru Singh
    Malaria Research Centre Field Station, RMRC Complex, Garha, Jabalpur, India
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 4:239-48. 2004
    ..falciparum to Chloroquine and in An. culicifacies to DDT. Therefore, a more diversified malaria control program might be needed for sustainable malaria control...
  25. pmc The usefulness of a new rapid diagnostic test, the First Response Malaria Combo (pLDH/HRP2) card test, for malaria diagnosis in the forested belt of central India
    Praveen K Bharti
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Field Station, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 7:126. 2008
    ..falciparum with other Plasmodium species in remote villages of Jabalpur district...
  26. ncbi request reprint Short report: Field evaluation of posttreatment sensitivity for monitoring parasite clearance of Plasmodium falciparum malaria by use of the Determine Malaria pf test in central India
    Neeru Singh
    Malaria Research Centre, Field Station, Indian Council of Medical Research, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:314-6. 2002
    ..The observed diagnostic trends therefore mean that the potential of the Determine test to detect recrudescent infection is limited...
  27. pmc Genetic diversity in the block 2 region of the merozoite surface protein-1 of Plasmodium falciparum in central India
    Praveen K Bharti
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, Garha, Jabalpur 482003, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Malar J 11:78. 2012
    ..However, limited data are available from India. The aim of the present study was a molecular characterization of block 2 region of MSP-1 gene from the tribal-dominated, forested region of Madhya Pradesh...
  28. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of a rapid on-site Plasmodium falciparum diagnosis (Paracheck PF) in forest migrants and among the indigenous population at the site of their occupational activities in central India
    Neeru Singh
    Malaria Research Centre Field Station, Regional Medical Research Centre Complex, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:26-9. 2005
    ..3%, 98.4%, and 100%, respectively, indicating the usefulness of test as a diagnostic tool for providing on-site confirmation of symptomatic diagnosis of Plasmodium falciparum malaria...
  29. pmc Allelic dimorphism of Plasmodium vivax gam-1 in the Indian subcontinent
    Surendra K Prajapati
    National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, 22 Sham Nath Marg, Delhi, India
    Malar J 5:90. 2006
    ..Not many reports are available on the genetic polymorphism of P. vivax from the Indian sub-continent. This study evaluates the extent of diversity in field isolates of India with respect to Pvgam-1...
  30. ncbi request reprint Malaria in a tertiary health care facility of Central India with special reference to severe vivax: implications for malaria control
    Vidhan Jain
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, ICMR, Nagpur Road Garha, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Pathog Glob Health 107:299-304. 2013
    ..vivax not only for successful treatment, but also for designing and developing effective malaria control measures. ..
  31. doi request reprint Emergence of new foci of filariasis in Madhya Pradesh, India
    Gyan Chand
    Regional Medical Research Centre for Tribals, ICMR, Nagpur Road, Jabalpur 482003, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 107:462-4. 2013
    ..Screening and mass drug administration is carried out in 11 known endemic districts of Madhya Pradesh. However, regular monitoring is not carried out in non-endemic areas...
  32. pmc Retrospective study of chikungunya outbreak in urban areas of India
    B N Nagpal
    National Institute of Malaria Research, ICMR, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Med Res 135:351-8. 2012
    ..A retrospective study on chikungunya outbreak in India in five States viz. Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa, Maharashtra and Kerala was conducted in 2007-2008 to know the distribution and determinants of chikungunya fever outbreak in India...
  33. pmc Plasma IP-10, apoptotic and angiogenic factors associated with fatal cerebral malaria in India
    Vidhan Jain
    National Institute of Malaria Research ICMR, Jabalpur, India
    Malar J 7:83. 2008
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