M Aidoo

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Dried Plasmodium falciparum-infected samples as positive controls for malaria rapid diagnostic tests
    Michael Aidoo
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Malar J 11:239. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Viral, HLA and T cell elements in cross-reactive immune responses to HIV-1 subtype A, CRF01_AE and CRF02_AG vaccine sequence in Ivorian blood donors
    M Aidoo
    Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Vaccine 26:4830-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Absence of SHIV infection in gut and lymph node tissues in rhesus monkeys after repeated rectal challenges following HIV-1 DNA/MVA immunizations
    Michael Aidoo
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mail Stop A 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 25:6474-81. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Malaria rapid diagnostic tests in elimination settings--can they find the last parasite?
    M L McMorrow
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1624-31. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxic T cell reactivity and HLA-B35 binding of the variant Plasmodium falciparum circumsporozoite protein CD8+ CTL epitope in naturally exposed Kenyan adults
    V Udhayakumar
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Eur J Immunol 27:1952-7. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Field studies of cytotoxic T lymphocytes in malaria infections: implications for malaria vaccine development
    M Aidoo
    Molecular Vaccine Section, Immunology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Parasitol Today 16:50-6. 2000
  7. pmc Cytotoxic T-lymphocyte epitopes for HLA-B53 and other HLA types in the malaria vaccine candidate liver-stage antigen 3
    M Aidoo
    Molecular Immunology Group, Institute of Molecular Medicine, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU, United Kingdom
    Infect Immun 68:227-32. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV-1 DNA/MVA vaccination reduces the per exposure probability of infection during repeated mucosal SHIV challenges
    Dennis Ellenberger
    Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop G 19, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Virology 352:216-25. 2006
  9. pmc Central African hunters exposed to simian immunodeficiency virus
    Marcia L Kalish
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1928-30. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor-alpha promoter variant 2 (TNF2) is associated with pre-term delivery, infant mortality, and malaria morbidity in western Kenya: Asembo Bay Cohort Project IX
    M Aidoo
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 21:201-11. 2001

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Dried Plasmodium falciparum-infected samples as positive controls for malaria rapid diagnostic tests
    Michael Aidoo
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Malar J 11:239. 2012
    ..These methods are not substitutes for direct quality control. In this study, the suitability of dried Plasmodium falciparum-infected blood as quality control samples for malaria RDTs was evaluated...
  2. doi request reprint Viral, HLA and T cell elements in cross-reactive immune responses to HIV-1 subtype A, CRF01_AE and CRF02_AG vaccine sequence in Ivorian blood donors
    M Aidoo
    Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Vaccine 26:4830-9. 2008
    ..Our data suggest that complete escape of HIV from immune recognition is uncommon. Evaluation of these frequently generated cross-reactive responses should be included in immunogenicity trials of HIV vaccines...
  3. ncbi request reprint Absence of SHIV infection in gut and lymph node tissues in rhesus monkeys after repeated rectal challenges following HIV-1 DNA/MVA immunizations
    Michael Aidoo
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mail Stop A 25, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 25:6474-81. 2007
    ..These findings demonstrate that some vaccinated macaques appeared to be free from the challenge virus. Therefore, such T cell-based vaccines may provide some protection when challenge virus doses approach physiological equivalencies...
  4. doi request reprint Malaria rapid diagnostic tests in elimination settings--can they find the last parasite?
    M L McMorrow
    Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1624-31. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Cytotoxic T cell reactivity and HLA-B35 binding of the variant Plasmodium falciparum circumsporozoite protein CD8+ CTL epitope in naturally exposed Kenyan adults
    V Udhayakumar
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Eur J Immunol 27:1952-7. 1997
    ..Altogether, these results demonstrate that natural polymorphism in the CS protein affects both the CTL reactivity and the ability to bind to HLA-B35...
  6. ncbi request reprint Field studies of cytotoxic T lymphocytes in malaria infections: implications for malaria vaccine development
    M Aidoo
    Molecular Vaccine Section, Immunology Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Parasitol Today 16:50-6. 2000
    ..Understanding these interactions is crucial for the development and testing of CTL-inducing vaccines for humans...
  7. pmc Cytotoxic T-lymphocyte epitopes for HLA-B53 and other HLA types in the malaria vaccine candidate liver-stage antigen 3
    M Aidoo
    Molecular Immunology Group, Institute of Molecular Medicine, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford OX3 9DU, United Kingdom
    Infect Immun 68:227-32. 2000
    ..These findings emphasize the diversity of P. falciparum antigens recognized by CD8(+) T cells in humans and support the inclusion of components from several antigens in new CTL-inducing vaccines against malaria...
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV-1 DNA/MVA vaccination reduces the per exposure probability of infection during repeated mucosal SHIV challenges
    Dennis Ellenberger
    Laboratory Branch, Division of HIV AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop G 19, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Virology 352:216-25. 2006
    ..Therefore, improved non-human primate models for vaccine efficacy can provide novel insight and perhaps renew expectations for positive outcomes of human HIV clinical trials...
  9. pmc Central African hunters exposed to simian immunodeficiency virus
    Marcia L Kalish
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1928-30. 2005
    ..001). One person had strong humoral and weak cellular immune reactivity to SIVcol peptides. Humans are exposed to and possibly infected with SIV, which has major public health implications...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor-alpha promoter variant 2 (TNF2) is associated with pre-term delivery, infant mortality, and malaria morbidity in western Kenya: Asembo Bay Cohort Project IX
    M Aidoo
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 21:201-11. 2001
    ..These data suggest that TNF2 is a risk factor for pre-term birth and early childhood mortality and malaria morbidity in children in this region. Further understanding of the pathogenic mechanisms underlying this association is required...
  11. ncbi request reprint Measurement of HIV-1 CRF02_AG-specific T cell responses indicates the dominance of a p24gag epitope in blood donors in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
    Ann Chahroudi
    Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1417-21. 2005
    ..One frequently recognized peptide in p24(gag) was mapped to the optimal epitope (TPQDLNMML). Further studies of this epitope may be important for the development of HIV-1 vaccines for West Africa and West-Central Africa...
  12. ncbi request reprint Protective effects of the sickle cell gene against malaria morbidity and mortality
    Michael Aidoo
    Lancet 359:1311-2. 2002
    ..These data are important in understanding the role of malaria in the selection and maintenance of the sickle cell gene...