D A Diallo
Affiliation: University of Bamako
- [Frequency, risk factors and prognostic value of anemia associated with HIV/AIDS in the adult in Mali]D A Diallo
Service d hématologie oncologie médicale, Hôpital du Point G, Laboratoire d Hematologie, Faculte de Medecine, de pharmacie et d odontostomatologie FMPOS, Bamako, Mali
Bull Soc Pathol Exot 96:123-7. 2003....
- [Sickle cell disease in Africa: current situation and strategies for improving the quality and duration of survival]Dapa A Diallo
Departement d Hematologie, Faculté de Médecine de Pharmacie et d Odontostomatologie and Centre de Recherche et de Lutte contre la Drépanocytose CRLD, Université de Bamako, BP 1805, Bamako, Mali
Bull Acad Natl Med 192:1361-72; discussion 1372-3. 2008..We describe the current situation of sickle cell disease in Africa and propose strategies for improving disease prevention and patient management...
- [Management of pain of acute sickle cell pain crises by health care providers in Mali]D A Diallo
Service d Hématologie et Oncologie Médicale, Hôpital du Point G, BP 333, Bamako, Mali
Med Trop (Mars) 68:502-6. 2008..Based on these findings we conclude that strategies to improve management of sickle cell pain crises must recognize the urgent need for training health care providers to use standardized algorithms of proven efficacy...
- Community permission for medical research in developing countriesDapa A Diallo
Department of Hematology, Malaria Research and Training Center, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry, University of Bamako, Mali
Clin Infect Dis 41:255-9. 2005..Far from competing with the individual informed consent process, the process of obtaining community permission both initiated and facilitated the process of disclosure for individual informed consent...
- [Frequency of red blood cell alloimmunization in polytransfused patients at the university teaching hospital of Point G, Bamako, Mali]M Baby
Centre national de transfusion sanguine CNTS, BP E344, Bamako, Mali
Transfus Clin Biol 17:218-22. 2010..A systematic antibody screening among these patients and the selection of red cells with known Rhesus/Kell phenotypes would allow an optimal blood transfusion safety...
- [Lymphocytic meningitis in Bamako, Mali]D K Minta
Faculté de Médecine de Pharmacie et d Odonto Stomatologie, Université de Bamako, Mali
Mali Med 25:17-22. 2010..Co morbidity with HIV is associated to lethality at 75%. But no statistical difference with patients without HIV (p = 0.52). Our work puts in exergue all problematic and hold correct of lymphocytic meningitis in our country...
- Dynamics of polymorphism in a malaria vaccine antigen at a vaccine-testing site in MaliShannon L Takala
Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
PLoS Med 4:e93. 2007....
- Impact of a Plasmodium falciparum AMA1 vaccine on antibody responses in adult MaliansAlassane Dicko
Malaria Research and Training Center, Department of Hematology, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
PLoS ONE 2:e1045. 2007..After a peak 14 days following the second vaccination, antibody levels decreased to baseline levels one year later at the time of the third vaccination that induced little or no increase in antibody levels...
- Year-to-year variation in the age-specific incidence of clinical malaria in two potential vaccine testing sites in Mali with different levels of malaria transmission intensityAlassane Dicko
Malaria Research and Training Center, Department of Epidemiology of Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Odonto Stomatology, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:1028-33. 2007..Our results suggest that, although the age distribution of clinical malaria depends on transmission intensity, the total burden of disease may be similar or higher in settings of low transmission...
- Safety and immunogenicity of an AMA-1 malaria vaccine in Malian adults: results of a phase 1 randomized controlled trialMahamadou A Thera
Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
PLoS ONE 3:e1465. 2008..The objective was to evaluate the safety, reactogenicity and immunogenicity of the AMA-1-based blood-stage malaria vaccine FMP2.1/AS02A in adults exposed to seasonal malaria...
- Serum antibody levels to glycosylphosphatidylinositols in specimens derived from matched Malian children with severe or uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria and healthy controlsYacouba Cissoko
Bandiagara Malaria Project, Department of Epidemiology of Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry, Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
Am J Trop Med Hyg 75:199-204. 2006..A direct correlation between age and parasitemia and IgG antibodies to GPI was observed. In summary, higher levels of IgM and IgG antibodies to GPI in young children were associated with disease severity and were short-lived...
- A comparison of anemia in hemoglobin C and normal hemoglobin A children with Plasmodium falciparum malariaDapa A Diallo
faculté de médecine de pharmacie et d odontostomatologie, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
Acta Trop 90:295-9. 2004..By this measure, HbC, a malaria-protective polymorphism with few deleterious consequences, does not appear to be associated with more frequent anemia than normal HbA in episodes of uncomplicated P. falciparum malaria...
- Impact of preseason treatment on incidence of falciparum malaria and parasite density at a site for testing malaria vaccines in Bandiagara, MaliDrissa Coulibaly
Malaria Research and Training Center, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry, University of Mali, Bamako, Mali, West Africa
Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:604-10. 2002....
- The etiology of severe anemia in a village and a periurban area in MaliAlassane Dicko
Malaria Research and Training Center, Department of Epidemiology of Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Odonto Stomatology, University of Bamako, PO Box 1805, Bamako, Mali
Blood 104:1198-200. 2004..2 years of age. Raising the baseline hemoglobin level and lowering peak parasitemia in infants and young children may reduce the incidence of severe anemia resulting from malarial infection...
- Association of intraleukocytic Plasmodium falciparum malaria pigment with disease severity, clinical manifestations, and prognosis in severe malariaKirsten E Lyke
Malaria Section, Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:253-9. 2003....
- Clinical characteristics of post-treatment reactions to ivermectin/albendazole for Wuchereria bancrofti in a region co-endemic for Mansonella perstansPaul B Keiser
Helminth Immunology Section, Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 0425, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:331-5. 2003..bancrofti infection in this community, and that acute post-treatment reactions should not limit patient compliance in community-based programs to eliminate lymphatic filariasis...
- Phase 1 study of a combination AMA1 blood stage malaria vaccine in Malian childrenAlassane Dicko
Malaria Research and Training Center, Department of Epidemiology of Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
PLoS ONE 3:e1563. 2008..The aim of this study was to assess the safety and immunogenicity of this vaccine in young children in a malaria endemic area...
- Clearance of drug-resistant parasites as a model for protective immunity in Plasmodium falciparum malariaAbdoulaye A Djimde
Bandiagara Malaria Project, Malaria Research and Training Center, Department of Epidemiology of Parasitic Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry, University of Bamako, Bamako, Mali
Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:558-63. 2003..Age-adjusted comparison of subjects able to clear resistant parasites and those unable to do so provides a new phenotype for identifying host immune and genetic factors responsible for protective immunity against malaria...
- Impact of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole prophylaxis on falciparum malaria infection and diseaseMahamadou A Thera
Bandiagara Malaria Project, Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Bamako, Mali
J Infect Dis 192:1823-9. 2005..CONCLUSIONS. In this setting of low antifolate resistance, TS was highly effective in preventing falciparum malaria infection and disease and did not appear to select for SP-resistant parasites...
- Blood group O protects against severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria through the mechanism of reduced rosettingJ Alexandra Rowe
Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, West Mains Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JT, United Kingdom
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17471-6. 2007..falciparum rosetting. This work provides insights into malaria pathogenesis and suggests that the selective pressure imposed by malaria may contribute to the variable global distribution of ABO blood groups in the human population...
- Abnormal display of PfEMP-1 on erythrocytes carrying haemoglobin C may protect against malariaRick M Fairhurst
Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, Research Technologies Branch, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Nature 435:1117-21. 2005..Haemoglobin C might protect against malaria by reducing PfEMP-1-mediated adherence of parasitized erythrocytes, thereby mitigating the effects of their sequestration in the microvasculature...
- X-linked G6PD deficiency protects hemizygous males but not heterozygous females against severe malariaAldiouma Guindo
Malaria Research and Training Center, Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy, and Odontostomatology, University of Bamako, Mali
PLoS Med 4:e66. 2007..These proposals are paradoxical, and they are not consistent with currently hypothesized mechanisms of protection...
- [African histoplasmosis (Histoplasma capsulatum var. duboisii): a case report from Mali]Daouda K Minta
Service de Maladies Infectieuses, Hôpital du Point G, BP 333, Bamako, Mali
Sante 15:195-9. 2005..Intolerance to therapy with amphotericin b and ketoconazole led its rapid replacement by surgical treatment: partial excision of the abdominal lesions led to partial remission of the symptoms...
- [Breast cancer: factors influencing the therapeutic itinerary of patients in a medical oncology unit in Bamako (Mali)]Madani Ly
Service d hématologie oncologie médicale, Hôpital du Point G, BP 333, Bamako, Mali
Bull Cancer 89:323-6. 2002..This raise questions about the quality of both the communication and the provided health care. So, health care for patients with breast cancer in Mali might widely consider the anthropological dimension of the disease...