Elijah M Songok

Summary

Affiliation: Kanazawa University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of short-course zidovudine to prevent perinatal transmission of human immunodeficiency virus in rural Kenya
    Elijah M Songok
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:8-13. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Active generation and selection for HIV intersubtype A/D recombinant forms in a coinfected patient in Kenya
    Elijah M Songok
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 20:255-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity of HIV type 1 in rural eastern Cameroon
    Nicaise Ndembi
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1641-50. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of env CRF-10 among HIV variants circulating in rural western Kenya
    Elijah M Songok
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, Japan
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:161-5. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Efficient monitoring of HIV-1 vertically infected children in Kenya on first-line antiretroviral therapy
    Raphael W Lihana
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, 13 1 Takara machi, Ishikawa, Kanazawa 920 8640, Japan
    J Clin Virol 52:123-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Positive correlation of HIV infection with Giardia intestinalis assemblage B but not with assemblage A in asymptomatic Kenyan children
    Elizabeth J Matey
    aDepartment of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan bKenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya cDepartment of Parasitology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan dJaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kisumu, Kenya
    AIDS 30:2385-7. 2016
  7. ncbi request reprint Anti-retroviral drug resistance-associated mutations among non-subtype B HIV-1-infected Kenyan children with treatment failure
    Raphael Lwembe
    Centre for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Med Virol 79:865-72. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV type 1 subtypes in circulation in northern Kenya
    Samoel A Khamadi
    Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:810-4. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV type 1 subtypes among STI patients in Nairobi: a genotypic study based on partial pol gene sequencing
    Raphael W Lihana
    Center for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya, KEMRI JICA Project, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 22:1172-7. 2006

Collaborators

  • Nicaise Ndembi
  • Raphael W Lihana
  • Seiji Kageyama
  • Kazuhiro Kakimoto
  • Hiroshi Ichimura
  • Elizabeth J Matey
  • Raphael Lwembe
  • Samoel A Khamadi
  • Takahiro Matsumura
  • Takehiro Nagamoto
  • Masaharu Tokoro
  • Tetsushi Mizuno
  • Willie K Sang
  • Jane A Oyombra
  • Xiuqiong Bi
  • Yusuke Koizumi
  • Tatsuo Shioda
  • Tresa Palakudy
  • Frederick A Okoth
  • Charles O Mongoina
  • Mary Owens
  • Washingtone Ochieng
  • Annie Panikulam
  • Naohiko Yamamoto
  • Rachel Musoke
  • Joseph Mwangi
  • Washington Ochieng
  • Solomon Mpoke
  • Saida Osman
  • Joyceline Kinyua
  • Michael Kiptoo
  • Fredrick A Okoth
  • Nancy Lagat
  • Anne Muigai
  • Jane Y Carter
  • D L Mwaniki
  • Roger Pelle
  • Isao Oishi
  • Joseph Muriuki

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of short-course zidovudine to prevent perinatal transmission of human immunodeficiency virus in rural Kenya
    Elijah M Songok
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:8-13. 2003
    ..Similarly, the rapid disease progression in mothers may eliminate the increase in child survival due to ZDV prophylaxis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Active generation and selection for HIV intersubtype A/D recombinant forms in a coinfected patient in Kenya
    Elijah M Songok
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 20:255-8. 2004
    ..These results indicate that in patients dually infected with subtypes A and D there is an ongoing generation and selection for A/D recombinant forms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity of HIV type 1 in rural eastern Cameroon
    Nicaise Ndembi
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 37:1641-50. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of env CRF-10 among HIV variants circulating in rural western Kenya
    Elijah M Songok
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, Japan
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:161-5. 2003
    ..The presence of CRF-10 and the great variety of subtypes and recombinants in such a limited sample size suggest that western Kenya may be a potential hotspot for HIV recombination in the country...
  5. doi request reprint Efficient monitoring of HIV-1 vertically infected children in Kenya on first-line antiretroviral therapy
    Raphael W Lihana
    Department of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, 13 1 Takara machi, Ishikawa, Kanazawa 920 8640, Japan
    J Clin Virol 52:123-8. 2011
    ..Although this presents better treatment options for HIV-infected individuals, the challenge of monitoring ART in these settings still remains...
  6. doi request reprint Positive correlation of HIV infection with Giardia intestinalis assemblage B but not with assemblage A in asymptomatic Kenyan children
    Elizabeth J Matey
    aDepartment of Viral Infection and International Health, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan bKenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya cDepartment of Parasitology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan dJaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kisumu, Kenya
    AIDS 30:2385-7. 2016
    ..HIV (-), 11.7%; Pā€Š=ā€Š0.013], whereas assemblage A infection was not [HIV (+), 4.1% vs. HIV (-), 6.3%; Pā€Š=ā€Š0.510]. Thus, HIV infection is a risk factor for G. intestinalis assemblage B infection but not for assemblage A infection. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Anti-retroviral drug resistance-associated mutations among non-subtype B HIV-1-infected Kenyan children with treatment failure
    Raphael Lwembe
    Centre for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Med Virol 79:865-72. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint HIV type 1 subtypes in circulation in northern Kenya
    Samoel A Khamadi
    Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:810-4. 2005
    ..These results show that cross-border movements play an important role in the circulation of subtypes in Northern Kenya...
  9. ncbi request reprint HIV type 1 subtypes among STI patients in Nairobi: a genotypic study based on partial pol gene sequencing
    Raphael W Lihana
    Center for Virus Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya, KEMRI JICA Project, Nairobi, Kenya
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 22:1172-7. 2006
    ..Any use of ARVs may therefore require initial testing for de novo resistance before commencement of treatment and/or management...