James W Rudge

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Micro-epidemiology of urinary schistosomiasis in Zanzibar: Local risk factors associated with distribution of infections among schoolchildren and relevance for control
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London W2 1PG, UK
    Acta Trop 105:45-54. 2008
  2. pmc Population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum within the Philippines suggest high levels of transmission between humans and dogs
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2:e340. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Parasite genetic differentiation by habitat type and host species: molecular epidemiology of Schistosoma japonicum in hilly and marshland areas of Anhui Province, China
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Mol Ecol 18:2134-47. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Evolution in a multi-host parasite: chronobiological circadian rhythm and population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum cercariae indicates contrasting definitive host reservoirs by habitat
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Int J Parasitol 39:1581-8. 2009
  5. pmc Transmission of Schistosoma japonicum in marshland and hilly regions of China: parasite population genetic and sibship structure
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e781. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Contrasting reservoirs for Schistosoma japonicum between marshland and hilly regions in Anhui, China--a two-year longitudinal parasitological survey
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Parasitology 137:99-110. 2010
  7. pmc Identifying host species driving transmission of schistosomiasis japonica, a multihost parasite system, in China
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London W2 1PG, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:11457-62. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Genetic diversity of Schistosoma japonicum miracidia from individual rodent hosts
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, School of Public Health, Medical College of Soochow University, Suzhou 215123, China
    Int J Parasitol 41:1371-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Micro-epidemiology of urinary schistosomiasis in Zanzibar: Local risk factors associated with distribution of infections among schoolchildren and relevance for control
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London W2 1PG, UK
    Acta Trop 105:45-54. 2008
    ..Such knowledge is a prerequisite for focusing and improving schistosomiasis control at the local level...
  2. pmc Population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum within the Philippines suggest high levels of transmission between humans and dogs
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2:e340. 2008
    ..japonicum transmission in the Philippines remain to be determined. We examined the population genetics of S. japonicum in the Philippines in order to elucidate transmission patterns across host species and geographic areas...
  3. doi request reprint Parasite genetic differentiation by habitat type and host species: molecular epidemiology of Schistosoma japonicum in hilly and marshland areas of Anhui Province, China
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Mol Ecol 18:2134-47. 2009
    ..japonicum control, particularly in hilly regions where control of infection among wild rodent populations could be challenging...
  4. doi request reprint Evolution in a multi-host parasite: chronobiological circadian rhythm and population genetics of Schistosoma japonicum cercariae indicates contrasting definitive host reservoirs by habitat
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Int J Parasitol 39:1581-8. 2009
    ..Such parasite diversity could, in turn, provide an explanation for the different infection scenarios observed between the two regions, and hence have important applied implications in terms of targeted control of key reservoirs...
  5. pmc Transmission of Schistosoma japonicum in marshland and hilly regions of China: parasite population genetic and sibship structure
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e781. 2010
    ..Such results suggest a different transmission process within the hilly region from within the marshlands. Moreover, this is the first time that the sibling relationship analysis was applied to the transmission dynamics for S. japonicum...
  6. doi request reprint Contrasting reservoirs for Schistosoma japonicum between marshland and hilly regions in Anhui, China--a two-year longitudinal parasitological survey
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Parasitology 137:99-110. 2010
    ..Such results may have implications for the current human- and bovine-oriented control policy for this medically and veterinarily important disease, particularly within the hilly regions of mainland China...
  7. pmc Identifying host species driving transmission of schistosomiasis japonica, a multihost parasite system, in China
    James W Rudge
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London W2 1PG, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:11457-62. 2013
    ..japonicum could prove more challenging in areas where rodents might maintain transmission. In conclusion, we show how mathematical modeling can give important insights into multihost transmission of indirectly transmitted pathogens. ..
  8. doi request reprint Genetic diversity of Schistosoma japonicum miracidia from individual rodent hosts
    Da Bing Lu
    Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, School of Public Health, Medical College of Soochow University, Suzhou 215123, China
    Int J Parasitol 41:1371-6. 2011
    ..japonicum compared with other schistosomes, were proposed to explain the observed results and practical implications for control strategies are recommended...