Affiliation: Oita University
- Molecular analysis of Plasmodium ovale variantsThin Thida Win
Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Emerg Infect Dis 10:1235-40. 2004..Results support grouping P. ovale into two groups, the classic type (including the Nigerian I/CDC strain) and the variant type (Cameroon, MAL/MAI, and LS isolates)...
- Single-nucleotide polymorphism, linkage disequilibrium and geographic structure in the malaria parasite Plasmodium vivax: prospects for genome-wide association studiesPamela Orjuela-Sánchez
Department of Parasitology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
BMC Genet 11:65. 2010..However, levels of genetic diversity and LD in field populations of the major human malaria parasite P. vivax remain little characterized...
- Further investigations of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase variants in Flores Island, eastern IndonesiaFumihiko Kawamoto
Institute of Scientific Research, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Yufu, Japan
J Hum Genet 51:952-7. 2006..It is interesting that G6PD Canton (1376G>T), another common variant in Chinese, was not seen in the Flores population...
- Microsatellite-based genotyping of Candida albicans isolated from patients with superficial candidiasisKazue Shimizu
Department of Dermatology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Med Mycol J 52:129-38. 2011..Genotyping of multiple isolates from an individual patient showed that C. albicans from infection sites was genetically homogenous as compared with that of oral isolates, even in the same patient with candidiasis...
- Sequence variation in the T-cell epitopes of the Plasmodium falciparum circumsporozoite protein among field isolates is temporally stable: a 5-year longitudinal study in southern VietnamAmadu Jalloh
Division of Molecular Mycology and Medicine, Department of Advanced Medical Science, Center for Neurological Disease and Cancer, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
J Clin Microbiol 44:1229-35. 2006....
- Improvement of the repetitive sequence-based identification and genotyping of Candida albicans using ALT-specific primersHisao Hattori
Department of Dermatology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Aichi 466 8550, Japan
Jpn J Infect Dis 62:215-9. 2009..These results indicate that the PCRs using RPS- and ALT-specific primer sets are useful as simple and rapid systems for the specific identification and genotyping of C. albicans...