S M Mbulaiteye

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Relationship between Plasmodium falciparum malaria prevalence, genetic diversity and endemic Burkitt lymphoma in Malawi
    W Thomas Johnston
    University of York, York, United Kingdom
    Sci Rep 4:3741. 2014
  2. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 seropositivity among sexually active adults in Uganda
    Fatma M Shebl
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21286. 2011
  3. pmc Plasma cytokine levels and human papillomavirus infection at the cervix in rural Nigerian women
    S M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA Electronic address
    Cytokine 64:146-51. 2013
  4. pmc Infections and cancer: debate about using vaccines as a cancer control tool
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Molecular Biology and Viral Oncology Unit, Dpt of Experimental Oncology, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fond Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Infect Agent Cancer 8:16. 2013
  5. pmc A population-based study of Kaposi Sarcoma-associated herpesvirus seropositivity in Uganda using principal components analysis
    Joanne T Chang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 8:3. 2013
  6. pmc Burkitt lymphoma risk in U.S. solid organ transplant recipients
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Hematol 88:245-50. 2013
  7. pmc Pediatric, elderly, and emerging adult-onset peaks in Burkitt's lymphoma incidence diagnosed in four continents, excluding Africa
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Hematol 87:573-8. 2012
  8. pmc A case-control study of Burkitt lymphoma in East Africa: are local health facilities an appropriate source of representative controls?
    Sonya Baik
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 7:5. 2012
  9. pmc Cancer risk in persons with HIV/AIDS in India: a review and future directions for research
    Robert J Biggar
    Dept, of Research, LV Prasad Eye Hospital, Hyderabad, India
    Infect Agent Cancer 4:4. 2009
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. doi request reprint Relationship between Plasmodium falciparum malaria prevalence, genetic diversity and endemic Burkitt lymphoma in Malawi
    W Thomas Johnston
    University of York, York, United Kingdom
    Sci Rep 4:3741. 2014
    ..9 versus 133.1, p = 0.036), which measures a combination of clonal and non-clonal calls, than controls. Further work is needed to evaluate the possible role of Pf genetic diversity in the pathogenesis of endemic BL. ..
  2. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 seropositivity among sexually active adults in Uganda
    Fatma M Shebl
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e21286. 2011
    ..We investigated the role of sexual transmission of HHV8 in a nationally representative sample in Uganda, where HHV8 infection is endemic and transmitted mostly during childhood...
  3. pmc Plasma cytokine levels and human papillomavirus infection at the cervix in rural Nigerian women
    S M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA Electronic address
    Cytokine 64:146-51. 2013
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  4. pmc Infections and cancer: debate about using vaccines as a cancer control tool
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Molecular Biology and Viral Oncology Unit, Dpt of Experimental Oncology, Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fond Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Infect Agent Cancer 8:16. 2013
    ..In a similar vein, the journal will not consider anecdotal reports and rhetorical arguments because they are unlikely to inform policy, regulation, or the public...
  5. pmc A population-based study of Kaposi Sarcoma-associated herpesvirus seropositivity in Uganda using principal components analysis
    Joanne T Chang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 8:3. 2013
    ..Therefore, we evaluated risk factors for KSHV seropositivity in a population-based study in Uganda using principal components analysis (PCA)...
  6. pmc Burkitt lymphoma risk in U.S. solid organ transplant recipients
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Hematol 88:245-50. 2013
    ..In conclusion, BL risk is markedly elevated in transplant recipients, and it is associated with certain demographic and clinical features. EBV was positive in most but not all BL cases with results...
  7. pmc Pediatric, elderly, and emerging adult-onset peaks in Burkitt's lymphoma incidence diagnosed in four continents, excluding Africa
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Hematol 87:573-8. 2012
    ..Our findings, based on the international BL cases, support our hypothesis that BL is multimodal and that BL peaks at different ages may be clues to differences in the etiology and/or biology of BL at those ages...
  8. pmc A case-control study of Burkitt lymphoma in East Africa: are local health facilities an appropriate source of representative controls?
    Sonya Baik
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 7:5. 2012
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  9. pmc Cancer risk in persons with HIV/AIDS in India: a review and future directions for research
    Robert J Biggar
    Dept, of Research, LV Prasad Eye Hospital, Hyderabad, India
    Infect Agent Cancer 4:4. 2009
    ..With the population's geographic and social diversity, India presents unique research opportunities that can be embedded in programs targeting HIV/AIDS and other public health priorities...
  10. 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...
  11. pmc Risk of classical Kaposi sarcoma by plasma levels of Epstein-Barr virus antibodies, sCD26, sCD23 and sCD30
    Colleen Pelser
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 5:18. 2010
    ..To clarify the immunological alterations leading to classical Kaposi sarcoma (cKS) among people infected with KS-associated herpesvirus (KSHV)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Absence of Y-chromosome sequences in tumors from African women with AIDS-related Kaposi sarcoma
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, DCEG, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza South Rm 7080, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Lett 248:229-33. 2007
    ..Among 25 unique tumors tested, none was positive for SRY sequence. While our results do not exclude sexual cellular transmission of whole KS cells, they suggest that if it occurs, it is rare...
  13. pmc Helicobacter Pylori associated global gastric cancer burden
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Front Biosci (Landmark Ed) 14:1490-504. 2009
    ..These discoveries invite strategies to prevent infection to be the logical primary goals in a multi-pronged effort to curtail suffering and death from H. pylori infection-associated cancers...
  14. pmc Seroprevalence and risk factors for human herpesvirus 8 infection, rural Egypt
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:586-91. 2008
    ..1, 95% CI 0.3-16.4), but marginal for women (OR 1.5, 95% CI 1.0-2.5). Our findings suggest salivary and possible nosocomial HHV-8 transmission in rural Egypt...
  15. pmc Sporadic childhood Burkitt lymphoma incidence in the United States during 1992-2005
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, DCEG, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:366-70. 2009
    ..The risk factors and co-factors for sporadic childhood BL are unknown. We investigated demographic and age-specific characteristics of childhood BL (0-14 years) in the U.S...
  16. pmc Trimodal age-specific incidence patterns for Burkitt lymphoma in the United States, 1973-2005
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:1732-9. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, tri/bimodal incidence patterns have not previously been reported for BL. Trimodal/bimodal BL suggests heterogeneity in etiology or biology of BL diagnosed at different ages in males and females...
  17. pmc HIV and cancer in Africa: mutual collaboration between HIV and cancer programs may provide timely research and public health data
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Infect Agent Cancer 6:16. 2011
    ..In this paper, we review current literature and explore merits for integrating cancer research in established HIV programs to obtain timely data about the incidence and burden of cancer in HIV-infected persons in Africa...
  18. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma risk among transplant recipients in the United States (1993-2003)
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2685-91. 2006
    ..The high KS risk immediately posttransplant and in persons with HLA-B mismatch highlights the role of immunosuppression and/or immune stimulation in KS pathogenesis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for human herpesvirus 8 seropositivity in the AIDS Cancer Cohort Study
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, Executive Plaza South Rm 8006, Mail Stop Center 7248, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Clin Virol 35:442-9. 2006
    ..Cigarette smoking has been associated with a decreased risk for AIDS-related and classical KS, but whether it is associated with decreased risk of human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) infection is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint High levels of Epstein-Barr virus DNA in saliva and peripheral blood from Ugandan mother-child pairs
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 193:422-6. 2006
    ..Our results indicate that EBV infection persists, with virus readily detectable in saliva and buffy coats from persons without apparent symptoms in Africa...
  21. pmc Incidence of visual loss in rural southwest Uganda
    S M Mbulaiteye
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:829-33. 2003
    ..Surveys have been conducted to measure prevalence of eye disease in Africa, but not of incidence, which is needed to forecast trends. The incidence of visual loss is reported in southwest Uganda...
  22. ncbi request reprint Detection of kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus DNA in saliva and buffy-coat samples from children with sickle cell disease in Uganda
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:1382-6. 2004
    ..Detection was associated with K8.1 seropositivity, younger age, and high household density, indicating the importance of in-household person-to-person transmission, likely via saliva...
  23. ncbi request reprint Human herpesvirus 8 infection within families in rural Tanzania
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Infect Dis 187:1780-5. 2003
    ..2; 95% CI, 1.9-9.4). Our data are consistent with the occurrence of HHV-8 transmission within families, from mothers and other relatives to children via nonsexual routes and between spouses via sexual routes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Immune deficiency and risk for malignancy among persons with AIDS
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute NIH, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:527-33. 2003
    ..People with AIDS have an elevated risk for cancer. We studied the relationship between cancer risk and AIDS-related immunosuppression as measured by CD4 count at AIDS onset...
  25. ncbi request reprint Human herpesvirus 8 infection and transfusion history in children with sickle-cell disease in Uganda
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1330-5. 2003
    ..We studied the association between HHV-8 seropositivity and transfusion history among children with sickle-cell disease in Uganda, where HHV-8 infection is common in blood donors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of E-optotypes as a screening test and the prevalence and causes of visual loss in a rural population in SW Uganda
    S M Mbulaiteye
    Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 9:251-62. 2002
    ..In the present paper, we describe the prevalence of visual loss in rural Uganda and the screening accuracy of E-optotypes when used by non-medical staff...
  27. ncbi request reprint Water, socioeconomic factors, and human herpesvirus 8 infection in Ugandan children and their mothers
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 38:474-9. 2005
    ..Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) infection is common in sub-Saharan Africa, but its distribution is uneven. Transmission occurs during childhood within families by unclear routes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pleural and peritoneal lymphoma among people with AIDS in the United States
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 29:418-21. 2002
    ..To describe the occurrence and characteristics of pleural and peritoneal lymphoma in a large cohort of persons with AIDS in 11 regions in the United States...
  29. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of AIDS-related malignancies an international perspective
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 17:673-96, v. 2003
    ..Further therapeutic advances that extend survival with HIV infection with varying reconstitution of immune competence may lead to additional alterations in cancer risk...
  30. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of cancers among HIV-infected persons in Africa: the Uganda AIDS-Cancer Registry Match Study
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    Division Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:985-90. 2006
    ..We confirm the increased risks of AIDS-defining cancers and report increased risks of a few non-AIDS-defining cancers...
  31. ncbi request reprint HIV-1 epidemic trends in rural south-west Uganda over a 10-year period
    J A G Whitworth
    Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 7:1047-52. 2002
    ..This was an observational cohort exposed to national health education messages, giving hope that similar campaigns elsewhere in Africa could be used effectively in efforts to control the HIV epidemic...
  32. ncbi request reprint Generalizability of population-based studies on AIDS: a comparison of newly and continuously surveyed villages in rural southwest Uganda
    S M Mbulaiteye
    Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Int J Epidemiol 31:961-7. 2002
    ..However, longitudinal studies are susceptible to bias from added attention caused by study activities. We compare HIV-1 prevalence in previously and newly surveyed villages in rural southwest Uganda...
  33. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and HIV: a study among sexually active adults in rural southwest Uganda
    S M Mbulaiteye
    Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS, Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Int J Epidemiol 29:911-5. 2000
    ..To investigate the association between alcohol consumption and HIV sero-positivity in a rural Ugandan population...
  34. ncbi request reprint Declining HIV-1 incidence and associated prevalence over 10 years in a rural population in south-west Uganda: a cohort study
    S M Mbulaiteye
    Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS in Uganda, Uganda Virus Research Institute, PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    Lancet 360:41-6. 2002
    ..We describe HIV-1 incidence and prevalence trends in a rural population-based cohort between 1989 and 1999...
  35. ncbi request reprint Trends in Kaposi's sarcoma and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma incidence in the United States from 1973 through 1998
    Mohamed A Eltom
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1204-10. 2002
    ..We examined the impact of these changes on the general population incidence of KS and NHL...
  36. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for Kaposi's sarcoma among HHV-8 seropositive homosexual men with AIDS
    Eric Nawar
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 115:296-300. 2005
    ..Alternatively, our findings may reflect factors protective against KS in individuals infected with HHV-8. Future research should focus on identifying practical measures for countering KS that do not increase the risk of other diseases...
  37. pmc Sex and geographic patterns of human herpesvirus 8 infection in a nationally representative populationā€based sample in Uganda
    Benon Biryahwaho
    Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    J Infect Dis 202:1347-53. 2010
    ..Variation in HHV8 seropositivity across small-area regions within countries in Africa is unknown. We investigated this issue in Uganda, where Kaposi sarcoma distribution is uneven and well described...
  38. ncbi request reprint Transmission of human herpesvirus 8 by sexual activity among adults in Lagos, Nigeria
    Mohamed A Eltom
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics DCEG, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS Room 8014, Rockville, MD 20852 MSC 7248, USA
    AIDS 16:2473-8. 2002
    ..Studies in Europe and America suggest spread through homosexual contact, but evidence of heterosexual spread is inconsistent. We examined the association between HHV-8 and markers of risky sexual activity in Nigeria...
  39. ncbi request reprint Underestimation of relative risks by standardized incidence ratios for AIDS-related cancers
    Anil K Chaturvedi
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7072, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:230-4. 2008
    ..We quantified the extent of this underestimation for 3 AIDS-related cancers: Kaposi sarcoma (KS), central nervous system non-Hodgkin lymphoma (CNS NHL) and cervical cancer...
  40. pmc African Burkitt lymphoma: age-specific risk and correlations with malaria biomarkers
    Benjamin Emmanuel
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:397-401. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that concurrent infection with multiple malaria genotypes may be related to onset of African Burkitt lymphoma...
  41. ncbi request reprint Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus in non-Hodgkin lymphoma and reactive lymphadenopathy in Uganda
    Eric A Engels
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Hum Pathol 38:308-14. 2007
    ..We describe the first case of a KSHV-positive NHL from this region; this case is also the first reported pediatric lymphoma associated with KSHV infection...
  42. pmc Hepatitis C virus genotype 4 in Ugandan children and their mothers
    Robert J Biggar
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1440-3. 2006
    ..However, only approximately 10% of positive results were confirmed by reverse transcription-PCR, which suggests frequent false-positive results or viral clearance. All sequenced types were genotype 4...
  43. 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...
  44. 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...
  45. pmc The extent of genetic diversity of Epstein-Barr virus and its geographic and disease patterns: a need for reappraisal
    Cindy M Chang
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7074, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Virus Res 143:209-21. 2009
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Geographic heterogeneity of prevalence of the human herpesvirus 8 in sub-Saharan Africa: clues about etiology
    Ruth M Pfeiffer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:958-63. 2010
    ..We assessed HHV-8 seropositivity in several African countries with heterogeneous environments and varying KS incidence using a unified approach...
  47. ncbi request reprint Chronic facial crusts
    B N Mayanja
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe
    Lancet 360:1940. 2002
  48. ncbi request reprint Intestinal parasites in Kaposi sarcoma patients in Uganda: indication of shared risk factors or etiologic association
    Cynthia J Lin
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:409-12. 2008
    ..While our findings may be due to confounding, they are compatible with shared risk factors or etiological association between parasites and KS, and warrant well-designed follow up studies...
  49. ncbi request reprint Child survival in relation to mother's HIV infection and survival: evidence from a Ugandan cohort study
    Jessica S Nakiyingi
    Medical Research Council Programme on AIDS in Uganda, Uganda Virus Research Institute PO Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS 17:1827-34. 2003
    ..To analyse the contribution of maternal survival and HIV status to child (under-5 years) mortality in a rural population cohort in South-west Uganda...
  50. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 load and progression of AIDS-related Kaposi sarcoma lesions
    Martin M Nsubuga
    Makerere University Medical School, Kampala, Uganda
    Cancer Lett 263:182-8. 2008
    ..We investigated these relationships in persons with AIDS...
  51. doi request reprint Transmission of Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus in sub-Saharan Africa
    Sam M Mbulaiteye
    AIDS 22:535-7. 2008
  52. pmc Incidence and geographic distribution of endemic Burkitt lymphoma in northern Uganda revisited
    Martin D Ogwang
    Department of Surgery, St Mary s Hospital, Lacor, Gulu, Uganda
    Int J Cancer 123:2658-63. 2008
    ..Jaw tumors were characterized by young age and male gender, but presentation has shifted away from facial to mostly abdominal...