W J Moss

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of zinc supplementation for children with HIV-1 infection in South Africa: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Raziya Bobat
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Lancet 366:1862-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A sensitive genotyping assay for detection of drug resistance mutations in reverse transcriptase of HIV-1 subtypes B and C in samples stored as dried blood spots or frozen RNA extracts
    Carrie Ziemniak
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Virol Methods 136:238-47. 2006
  3. pmc Streptomyces bikiniensis bacteremia
    William J Moss
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:273-4. 2003
  4. pmc HIV-infected children in rural Zambia achieve good immunologic and virologic outcomes two years after initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Janneke H van Dijk
    Macha Research Trust, Macha Hospital, Choma, Zambia
    PLoS ONE 6:e19006. 2011
  5. pmc Reduced risk of malaria parasitemia following household screening and treatment: a cross-sectional and longitudinal cohort study
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e31396. 2012
  6. pmc Efficiency of household reactive case detection for malaria in rural Southern Zambia: simulations based on cross-sectional surveys from two epidemiological settings
    Kelly M Searle
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e70972. 2013
  7. pmc Effectiveness of efavirenz-based regimens in young HIV-infected children treated for tuberculosis: a treatment option for resource-limited settings
    Janneke H van Dijk
    Macha Research Trust, Macha Hospital, Choma, Zambia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55111. 2013
  8. pmc Changes in the burden of malaria following scale up of malaria control interventions in Mutasa District, Zimbabwe
    Sungano Mharakurwa
    Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Malar J 12:223. 2013
  9. pmc Temporal and spatial patterns of serologic responses to Plasmodium falciparum antigens in a region of declining malaria transmission in southern Zambia
    Tamaki Kobayashi
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Malar J 11:438. 2012
  10. pmc Malaria research challenges in low prevalence settings
    Gillian Stresman
    Department of Immunology and Infection, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Malar J 11:353. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of zinc supplementation for children with HIV-1 infection in South Africa: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    Raziya Bobat
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Lancet 366:1862-7. 2005
    ..However, in children with HIV-1 infection, the safety of zinc supplementation is uncertain. We aimed to assess the role of zinc in HIV-1 replication before mass zinc supplementation is recommended in regions of high HIV-1 prevalence...
  2. ncbi request reprint A sensitive genotyping assay for detection of drug resistance mutations in reverse transcriptase of HIV-1 subtypes B and C in samples stored as dried blood spots or frozen RNA extracts
    Carrie Ziemniak
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Virol Methods 136:238-47. 2006
    ..This sensitive and reproducible genotypic assay is feasible for detection of antiretroviral resistance in resource-constrained settings...
  3. pmc Streptomyces bikiniensis bacteremia
    William J Moss
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:273-4. 2003
  4. pmc HIV-infected children in rural Zambia achieve good immunologic and virologic outcomes two years after initiating antiretroviral therapy
    Janneke H van Dijk
    Macha Research Trust, Macha Hospital, Choma, Zambia
    PLoS ONE 6:e19006. 2011
    ..Many HIV-infected children in sub-Saharan Africa reside in rural areas, yet most research on treatment outcomes has been conducted in urban centers. Rural clinics and residents may face unique barriers to care and treatment...
  5. pmc Reduced risk of malaria parasitemia following household screening and treatment: a cross-sectional and longitudinal cohort study
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e31396. 2012
    ..We sought to determine whether household screening and treatment of infected individuals provides protection against infection for household members...
  6. pmc Efficiency of household reactive case detection for malaria in rural Southern Zambia: simulations based on cross-sectional surveys from two epidemiological settings
    Kelly M Searle
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e70972. 2013
    ..Case detection and treatment are critical to malaria control and elimination as infected individuals who do not seek medical care can serve as persistent reservoirs for transmission...
  7. pmc Effectiveness of efavirenz-based regimens in young HIV-infected children treated for tuberculosis: a treatment option for resource-limited settings
    Janneke H van Dijk
    Macha Research Trust, Macha Hospital, Choma, Zambia
    PLoS ONE 8:e55111. 2013
    ..Treatment outcomes in children younger than 3 years of age or weighing less than 10 kg receiving either EFV-based ART plus anti-tuberculous treatment or nevirapine-based (NVP) ART were compared...
  8. pmc Changes in the burden of malaria following scale up of malaria control interventions in Mutasa District, Zimbabwe
    Sungano Mharakurwa
    Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Malar J 12:223. 2013
    ..To better understand trends in the burden of malaria and their temporal relationship to control activities, a survey was conducted to assess reported cases of malaria and malaria control activities in Mutasa District, Zimbabwe...
  9. pmc Temporal and spatial patterns of serologic responses to Plasmodium falciparum antigens in a region of declining malaria transmission in southern Zambia
    Tamaki Kobayashi
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Malar J 11:438. 2012
    ..Serologic responses to Plasmodium falciparum antigens can serve as a marker of recent transmission and serosurveillance may be feasible on a large scale...
  10. pmc Malaria research challenges in low prevalence settings
    Gillian Stresman
    Department of Immunology and Infection, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Malar J 11:353. 2012
    ..These challenges could adversely impact the study of malaria elimination if they remain unanswered...
  11. pmc Neonatal survival interventions in humanitarian emergencies: a survey of current practices and programs
    Jennifer O Lam
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Confl Health 6:2. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  12. pmc Challenges and prospects for malaria elimination in the Southern Africa region
    William J Moss
    Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Acta Trop 121:207-11. 2012
    ....
  13. pmc Validation of oral fluid samples to monitor serological changes to Plasmodium falciparum: an observational study in southern Zambia
    Alexis P Chidi
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Malar J 10:162. 2011
    ..The use of oral fluid (OF) samples to detect antibodies to P. falciparum antigens may be a more acceptable strategy to monitor changes in population immunity...
  14. pmc Increased prevalence of the pfdhfr/phdhps quintuple mutant and rapid emergence of pfdhps resistance mutations at codons 581 and 613 in Kisumu, Kenya
    Maroya D Spalding
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Malar J 9:338. 2010
    ..The baseline study was carried out from 1999-2000, shortly after implementation of SP, and the follow-up study occurred from 2003-2005, during the transition to AL...
  15. pmc A method of active case detection to target reservoirs of asymptomatic malaria and gametocyte carriers in a rural area in Southern Province, Zambia
    Gillian H Stresman
    Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Malar J 9:265. 2010
    ..Therefore, an active case detection system that facilitates detection of asymptomatic parasitaemia and gametocyte carriers was developed and tested in the Macha region in southern Zambia...
  16. pmc Secular trends in pediatric antiretroviral treatment programs in rural and urban Zambia: a retrospective cohort study
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:54. 2010
    ..We evaluated secular trends in the characteristics and treatment outcomes of children in three pediatric ART clinics in urban and rural areas in Zambia...
  17. pmc Weight and height z-scores improve after initiating ART among HIV-infected children in rural Zambia: a cohort study
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:54. 2011
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate growth patterns after ART initiation in a young pediatric population in rural Zambia with a high prevalence of undernutrition...
  18. pmc Barriers to the care of HIV-infected children in rural Zambia: a cross-sectional analysis
    Janneke H van Dijk
    Medical Malaria Institute at Macha, Macha Hospital, Choma, Zambia
    BMC Infect Dis 9:169. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to identify patient characteristics, barriers to care, and treatment responses of HIV-infected children seeking care in rural Zambia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Immunogenicity of standard-titer measles vaccine in HIV-1-infected and uninfected Zambian children: an observational study
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:347-55. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Measles control and the prospect of eradication
    W J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore MD, USA
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 330:173-89. 2009
    ..To achieve the measles mortality reduction goal, continued progress needs to be made in delivering measles vaccines to the world's children...
  21. pmc Measles still has a devastating impact in unvaccinated populations
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e24. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint HIV-1 infection as a risk factor for incomplete childhood immunization in Zambia
    Rosanna W Setse
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 52:324-8. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that HIV-1-infected children are at increased risk of vaccine-preventable diseases not only because of impaired immune responses but because of lower rates of vaccine coverage...
  23. pmc Suppression of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 viral load during acute measles
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:63-5. 2009
    ....
  24. pmc Child health in complex emergencies
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:58-64. 2006
    ....
  25. pmc Use of remote sensing to identify spatial risk factors for malaria in a region of declining transmission: a cross-sectional and longitudinal community survey
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Malar J 10:163. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to identify environmental risk factors for malaria transmission using remote sensing technologies to guide malaria control interventions in a region of declining burden of malaria...
  26. ncbi request reprint Suppression of human immunodeficiency virus replication during acute measles
    William J Moss
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe Street, Rm E5132, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:1035-42. 2002
    ..Plasma levels of several potential HIV suppressive factors also were elevated during acute measles. HIV replication is transiently suppressed during acute measles at a time of intense immune activation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of measles in hospitalized, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected and HIV-uninfected children in Zambia
    William J Moss
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:189-96. 2002
    ..HIV-infected children constitute a significant proportion of children hospitalized with measles in countries with high HIV prevalence and are more likely to be younger than the age for routine measles immunization...
  28. ncbi request reprint Differential regulation of interleukin (IL)-4, IL-5, and IL-10 during measles in Zambian children
    William J Moss
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:879-87. 2002
    ..Plasma levels of IL-10 were elevated for weeks, potentially contributing to impaired cellular immunity and depressed hypersensitivity responses following measles...
  29. doi request reprint HIV type 1 infection is a risk factor for mortality in hospitalized Zambian children with measles
    William J Moss
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2179, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 46:523-7. 2008
    ..Measles remains a significant cause of vaccine-preventable mortality in sub-Saharan Africa, yet few studies have investigated risk factors for measles mortality in regions of high human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) prevalence...
  30. ncbi request reprint Measles: immune suppression and immune responses
    William J Moss
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 36:1380-5. 2004
    ....
  31. pmc Incidence and risk factors for Malaria, pneumonia and diarrhea in children under 5 in UNHCR refugee camps: A retrospective study
    Christine L Hershey
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Confl Health 5:24. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  32. pmc The burden of malaria in post-emergency refugee sites: A retrospective study
    Jamie Anderson
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Confl Health 5:17. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  33. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous infection with Borrelia burgdorferi and human granulocytic ehrlichiosis
    William J Moss
    Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:91-2. 2003
    ..Early recognition of concurrent Lyme disease and HGE is important because amoxicillin, an antibiotic of choice for young children with early Lyme disease, is ineffective for HGE...
  34. pmc Biological feasibility of measles eradication
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 204:S47-53. 2011
    ..Measles has been eliminated in large geographical areas, including the Americas. Measles eradication is biologically feasible. The challenges for measles eradication will be logistical, political, and financial...
  35. doi request reprint Measles
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 379:153-64. 2012
    ..These challenges need to be met to ensure that future generations of children do not die of measles...
  36. pmc Changing individual-level risk factors for malaria with declining transmission in southern Zambia: a cross-sectional study
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Malar J 10:324. 2011
    ..Changes in individual-level correlates of malaria infection were evaluated over three years in a region of declining malaria transmission in southern Zambia...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prolonged measles virus shedding in human immunodeficiency virus-infected children, detected by reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction
    S R Permar
    W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:532-8. 2001
    ..HIV-infected children with measles may have a prolonged infectious period that potentially enhances measles virus transmission and hinders measles control...
  38. pmc Impact of neighborhood biomass cooking patterns on episodic high indoor particulate matter concentrations in clean fuel homes in Dhaka, Bangladesh
    H Salje
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Indoor Air 24:213-20. 2014
    ..Community interventions to reduce biomass use may reduce exposure to high concentrations of PM2.5 in both biomass and non-biomass using households. ..
  39. pmc HIV-1 infection in Zambian children impairs the development and avidity maturation of measles virus-specific immunoglobulin G after vaccination and infection
    Nitya Nair
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 200:1031-8. 2009
    ..Antibody avidity may affect neutralizing capacity...
  40. ncbi request reprint Implications of the human immunodeficiency virus epidemic for control and eradication of measles
    W J Moss
    Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 29:106-12. 1999
    ..Further research on the impact of the HIV epidemic on measles and measles immunization is necessary to guide strategies for the eradication of measles...
  41. doi request reprint Measles virus inhibits human immunodeficiency virus type 1 reverse transcription and replication by blocking cell-cycle progression of CD4+ T lymphocytes
    Mayra García
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Virol 89:984-93. 2008
    ..It was concluded that MV inhibits HIV-1 productive replication in part by blocking the proliferation of CD4(+) T lymphocytes...
  42. ncbi request reprint Influence of HIV infection on changes in circulating leukocyte counts during measles in Zambian children
    Judith J Ryon
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:1950-5. 2005
    ..Therefore, the patterns of changes in leukocyte counts were similar, with little evidence that measles exacerbated HIV-associated lymphocyte abnormalities...
  43. ncbi request reprint Maintaining high rates of measles immunization in Africa
    J Lessler
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1039-49. 2011
    ..Circulating measles virus will only increase population immunity. Public health officials should consider frequent SIAs when resources for a two-dose strategy are unavailable...
  44. ncbi request reprint Slow clearance of measles virus RNA after acute infection
    Michaela A Riddell
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Virol 39:312-7. 2007
    ..Measles virus (MV) RNA was detected 1 month after hospitalization with measles in more than half of Zambian children but the duration of detectable RNA was not determined...
  45. pmc Increased thymic output during acute measles virus infection
    Sallie R Permar
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 2179, USA
    J Virol 77:7872-9. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that a decrease in thymic output is not the cause of the lymphopenia and depressed cellular immunity associated with measles...
  46. doi request reprint Population immunity to measles virus and the effect of HIV-1 infection after a mass measles vaccination campaign in Lusaka, Zambia: a cross-sectional survey
    Sara A Lowther
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet 373:1025-32. 2009
    ..Our aim was to assess population immunity to measles virus after a mass vaccination campaign in a region with high HIV prevalence...
  47. ncbi request reprint Global measles elimination
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 4:900-8. 2006
    ..This review discusses the pathogenesis of measles and the likelihood of the worldwide elimination of this disease...
  48. ncbi request reprint Altered synthesis of interleukin-12 and type 1 and type 2 cytokinesin rhesus macaques during measles and atypical measles
    Fernando P Polack
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:13-9. 2002
    ..In vivo production of IL-12 was decreased during the viremic phase of the illness, and production of IL-4 was increased during and after atypical measles, compared with measles...
  49. ncbi request reprint Emerging diseases: measles
    Martin O Ota
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Neurovirol 11:447-54. 2005
    ..Strategies to sustain high levels of global immunity to measles virus by increasing vaccine coverage with routine and supplementary vaccination campaigns must be supported...
  50. ncbi request reprint Measles vaccines
    Diane E Griffin
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Front Biosci 13:1352-70. 2008
    ..Several new recombinant vaccines expressing MV proteins have demonstrated induction of protective immunity in macaques and are in various stages of development...
  51. ncbi request reprint The association of Blastocystis hominis and Endolimax nana with diarrheal stools in Zambian school-age children
    Thaddeus K Graczyk
    Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Parasitol Res 98:38-43. 2005
    ..This survey supports the recent evidence that B. hominis and E. nana infections are associated with deficient sanitation and low hygiene standards and can contribute to diarrhea in children in developing countries...
  52. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of priming with DNA vaccines encoding the hemagglutinin and/or fusion proteins on cytokine responses after measles virus challenge
    Fernando P Polack
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 187:1794-800. 2003
    ..Responses were modulated when both proteins were used for priming. Therefore, the specific proteins included in a new measles vaccine will affect the type of cytokine response elicited...
  53. doi request reprint Do children infected with HIV receiving HAART need to be revaccinated?
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:630-42. 2010
    ..Vaccination policies and strategies for children infected with HIV on HAART should be developed in regions of high HIV prevalence to ensure adequate individual and population immunity...
  54. ncbi request reprint Hemagglutinin protein is a primary target of the measles virus-specific HLA-A2-restricted CD8+ T cell response during measles and after vaccination
    Martin O Ota
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 195:1799-807. 2007
    ..No single peptide dominated the response. We conclude that H is an important stimulus for CD8+ T cell as well as for antibody responses in HLA-A2-positive individuals...
  55. pmc Gene expression changes in peripheral blood mononuclear cells during measles virus infection
    Michael J Zilliox
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:918-23. 2007
    ..Most mRNAs had not returned to control values 1 month after discharge, consistent with prolonged immune response abnormalities during measles virus infection...
  56. pmc Functional and phenotypic changes in circulating lymphocytes from hospitalized zambian children with measles
    Judith J Ryon
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 9:994-1003. 2002
    ....
  57. pmc In vitro suppression of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 replication by measles virus
    Mayra García
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Virol 79:9197-205. 2005
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Immune responses to measles and measles vaccine: challenges for measles control
    W J Moss
    W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Viral Immunol 14:297-309. 2001
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Feasibility of satellite image-based sampling for a health survey among urban townships of Lusaka, Zambia
    Sara A Lowther
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 14:70-8. 2009
    ....
  60. pmc Indoor exposure to particulate matter and the incidence of acute lower respiratory infections among children: a birth cohort study in urban Bangladesh
    E S Gurley
    ICDDR, b formerly known as International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Indoor Air 23:379-86. 2013
    ..00, 95% CI 0.92-1.09). Results from this study suggest that reducing indoor PM2.5 exposure could decrease the frequency of ALRI among infants, the children at highest risk of death from these infections. ..
  61. doi request reprint Effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected children in sub-Saharan Africa
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:477-89. 2008
    ....
  62. pmc Immunization of children at risk of infection with human immunodeficiency virus
    William J Moss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:61-70. 2003
    ..Any changes in this policy would have to be carefully examined for a potential negative impact on disease control programmes in many countries...
  63. ncbi request reprint Improved measles surveillance in Cameroon reveals two major dynamic patterns of incidence
    Derek A T Cummings
    Department of International Health, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205 5748, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 10:148-55. 2006
    ....
  64. pmc Survival from 9 months of age among HIV-infected and uninfected Zambian children prior to the availability of antiretroviral therapy
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 47:837-44. 2008
    ..Few prospective studies have measured survival rates among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected children in sub-Saharan Africa prior to the availability of antiretroviral therapy...
  65. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of antibiotic cycling in a pediatric intensive care unit
    William J Moss
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:1877-82. 2002
    ..This pilot study was performed to determine the safety and size of effect of antibiotic cycling to reduce colonization and infection with antibiotic-resistant bacteria...
  66. doi request reprint Differences in presentation, treatment initiation, and response among children infected with human immunodeficiency virus in urban and rural Zambia
    Catherine G Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:849-54. 2010
    ..Few rural ART programs have been evaluated to determine whether these challenges affect care and treatment response...
  67. doi request reprint Predicted impact of the HIV-1 epidemic on measles in developing countries: results from a dynamic age-structured model
    Susana Scott
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 37:356-67. 2008
    ..Although measles incidence has been reduced to low levels in many countries, the potential exists for HIV-1 infection to enhance measles virus (MV) transmission and hinder measles control and elimination efforts...
  68. ncbi request reprint CD4+ and CD8+ T-lymphocyte subsets in Zambian children
    Zaza Ndhlovu
    Virology Laboratory, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia
    J Trop Pediatr 50:94-7. 2004
    ..Girls between the ages of 12 and 71 months had a higher percentage of CD4+ T-lymphocytes and a higher CD4:CD8 ratio than did boys of a similar age...
  69. ncbi request reprint The influence of HIV-1 exposure and infection on levels of passively acquired antibodies to measles virus in Zambian infants
    Susana Scott
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1417-24. 2007
    ..Little is known about the influence of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection on levels of prevaccination antibodies to measles virus...
  70. ncbi request reprint Estimating the force of measles virus infection from hospitalised cases in Lusaka, Zambia
    Susana Scott
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Vaccine 23:732-8. 2004
    ..Estimates of the force of infection using routinely available data were consistent with those based upon serological surveys in other sub-Saharan African countries...
  71. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of HIV-1 replication in human lymphoid tissues ex vivo by measles virus
    Jean Charles Grivel
    Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biophysics, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:71-8. 2005
    ....
  72. pmc Evaluating the impact of the HIV pandemic on measles control and elimination
    Rita F Helfand
    Respiratory and Enteric Viruses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop A 30, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 83:329-37. 2005
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  73. doi request reprint Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine use and effectiveness
    Shaun K Morris
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Lancet Infect Dis 8:435-43. 2008
    ..Even with new funding support, there are many ongoing challenges and vaccine use remains suboptimal, particularly in developing countries...
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    Alexander A Neverov
    Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD 20852 1448, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:3752-9. 2006
    ..In addition, the microarray demonstrated the ability to identify potential new genotypes of MV based on the similarity of their hybridization patterns with those of known MV genotypes...
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    William J Moss
    J Infect Dis 196:502-4. 2007