Mercy Guech-Ongey

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Elevated risk for squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva among adults with AIDS in the United States
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:2590-3. 2008
  2. pmc AIDS-related Burkitt lymphoma in the United States: what do age and CD4 lymphocyte patterns tell us about etiology and/or biology?
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Blood 116:5600-4. 2010
  3. pmc HLA polymorphisms and detection of kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus DNA in saliva and peripheral blood among children and their mothers in the uganda sickle cell anemia KSHV Study
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 5:21. 2010
  4. pmc Antibodies reactive to Plasmodium falciparum serine repeat antigen in children with Burkitt lymphoma from Ghana
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, DCEG, NCI, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:1908-14. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Elevated risk for squamous cell carcinoma of the conjunctiva among adults with AIDS in the United States
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:2590-3. 2008
    ..We show significantly increased incidence of SCCC among persons with HIV/AIDS in the U.S. The associations with age and geography are in accord with etiological role for ultraviolet radiation in SCCC...
  2. pmc AIDS-related Burkitt lymphoma in the United States: what do age and CD4 lymphocyte patterns tell us about etiology and/or biology?
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Blood 116:5600-4. 2010
    ..2-0.6]). The bimodal peaks for BL, in contrast to non-BL NHL, suggest effects of noncumulative risk factors at different ages. Underascertainment or biological reasons may account for BL deficit at low CD4 lymphocyte counts...
  3. pmc HLA polymorphisms and detection of kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus DNA in saliva and peripheral blood among children and their mothers in the uganda sickle cell anemia KSHV Study
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 5:21. 2010
    ..Larger population-based studies are needed to estimate the magnitude and direction of association of HLA with KSHV shedding and viral control...
  4. pmc Antibodies reactive to Plasmodium falciparum serine repeat antigen in children with Burkitt lymphoma from Ghana
    Mercy Guech-Ongey
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, DCEG, NCI, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:1908-14. 2012
    ..002) in analyses adjusting for age, sex, calendar period and test plate. Our findings suggest that compared to similarly aged children enrolled from the same community, children with BL in Ghana have lower antibodies to SE36 antigen...