A D Steele

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Co-administration study in South African infants of a live-attenuated oral human rotavirus vaccine (RIX4414) and poliovirus vaccines
    A D Steele
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Medunsa, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 28:6542-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 different regimens for reactogenicity, safety, and immunogenicity of the live attenuated oral rotavirus vaccine RIX4414 coadministered with oral polio vaccine in South African infants
    A D Steele
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, University of Limpopo, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa
    J Infect Dis 202:S93-100. 2010
  3. doi request reprint A first report on the characterization of rotavirus strains in Sierra Leone
    K C Jere
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Department of Virology, University of Limpopo Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Med Virol 83:540-50. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Characterization and molecular epidemiology of rotavirus strains recovered in Northern Pretoria, South Africa during 2003-2006
    L M Seheri
    University of Limpopo, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Infect Dis 202:S139-47. 2010
  5. pmc Seroepidemiology of human group C rotavirus in South Africa
    A D Steele
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Medical University of Southern Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Clin Microbiol 37:4142-4. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative studies of human rotavirus serotype G8 strains recovered in South Africa and the United Kingdom
    A D Steele
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, PO Box 173, Medunsa 0204, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Gen Virol 80:3029-34. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Antigenic and genetic characterization of serotype G2 human rotavirus strains from South Africa from 1984 to 1998
    N A Page
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Medical University of Southern Africa, Medunsa, South Africa
    J Med Virol 72:320-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus strains circulating in Africa during 1996-1999: emergence of G9 strains and P[6] strains
    A D Steele
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, PO Box 173, Medunsa, 0204, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 21:361-7. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Anticipating rotavirus vaccines: epidemiology and surveillance of rotavirus in South Africa
    A D Steele
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, PO Box 173, Medunsa 0204, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 21:354-60. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of rotavirus, adenovirus and astrovirus infection in young children with gastroenteritis in Gaborone, Botswana
    G Basu
    MRC Diarrhoel Path Research Unit, Pretoria, South Africa
    East Afr Med J 80:652-5. 2003

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Co-administration study in South African infants of a live-attenuated oral human rotavirus vaccine (RIX4414) and poliovirus vaccines
    A D Steele
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Medunsa, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 28:6542-8. 2010
    ..This study provided evidence that RIX4414 can be co-administered with routine EPI immunizations including OPV and that two doses of RIX4414 were well tolerated and immunogenic in South African infants...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 different regimens for reactogenicity, safety, and immunogenicity of the live attenuated oral rotavirus vaccine RIX4414 coadministered with oral polio vaccine in South African infants
    A D Steele
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, University of Limpopo, Pretoria, Republic of South Africa
    J Infect Dis 202:S93-100. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint A first report on the characterization of rotavirus strains in Sierra Leone
    K C Jere
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Department of Virology, University of Limpopo Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Med Virol 83:540-50. 2011
    ..Such information will be useful before considering administration of specific rotavirus vaccine candidates in countries like Sierra Leone where little is known about circulating rotavirus strains...
  4. doi request reprint Characterization and molecular epidemiology of rotavirus strains recovered in Northern Pretoria, South Africa during 2003-2006
    L M Seheri
    University of Limpopo, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Infect Dis 202:S139-47. 2010
    ..In addition, unusual G12P[6] and G8 strains were detected at a low frequency. These results reflect the diversity of rotavirus strains circulating in South African communities...
  5. pmc Seroepidemiology of human group C rotavirus in South Africa
    A D Steele
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Medical University of Southern Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Clin Microbiol 37:4142-4. 1999
    ..4% (range, 33 to 38%), with almost half of the population infected after the age of 20 years...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative studies of human rotavirus serotype G8 strains recovered in South Africa and the United Kingdom
    A D Steele
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, PO Box 173, Medunsa 0204, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Gen Virol 80:3029-34. 1999
    ..The other two were subgroup I with a short RNA electropherotype. None of these strains exhibited the super-short RNA electropherotype described in the prototype G8 strains recovered from Indonesia (69M)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Antigenic and genetic characterization of serotype G2 human rotavirus strains from South Africa from 1984 to 1998
    N A Page
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Medical University of Southern Africa, Medunsa, South Africa
    J Med Virol 72:320-7. 2004
    ..The use of monoclonal antibodies and PCR primers designed against older G2 strains has resulted in the failure to serotype G2 strains circulating currently...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus strains circulating in Africa during 1996-1999: emergence of G9 strains and P[6] strains
    A D Steele
    MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, PO Box 173, Medunsa, 0204, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 21:361-7. 2003
    ..G9 was the predominant strain in certain countries during 1999. The circulating types observed will have implications for the new rotavirus vaccine candidates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Anticipating rotavirus vaccines: epidemiology and surveillance of rotavirus in South Africa
    A D Steele
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, PO Box 173, Medunsa 0204, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 21:354-60. 2003
    ..The circulating rotavirus types observed in this study add to the knowledge of the natural history of rotavirus infection and provide the groundwork to consider future vaccine strategies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of rotavirus, adenovirus and astrovirus infection in young children with gastroenteritis in Gaborone, Botswana
    G Basu
    MRC Diarrhoel Path Research Unit, Pretoria, South Africa
    East Afr Med J 80:652-5. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of three enteric viruses, namely rotavirus, adenovirus and astrovirus, as agents of diarrhoea in and around Gaborone, Botswana...
  11. ncbi request reprint Circulation of the novel G9 and G8 rotavirus strains in Nigeria in 1998/1999
    A D Steele
    MRC Medunsa Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit, Medical University of Southern Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Med Virol 67:608-12. 2002
    ..Four G8 strains were detected and only one G2 and no G4 strains were identified. This report extends the description of the global distribution of G9 rotavirus strains...
  12. ncbi request reprint Central nervous system involvement in neonatal rotavirus infection
    F P R de Villiers
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Medunsa, South Africa
    Ann Trop Paediatr 23:309-12. 2003
    ..One had apnoea, the other no CNS symptoms. Although rotavirus infection in neonates is hardly ever asymptomatic and may cause death, it has not been associated with CNS symptomatology in our studies...