Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
- Restricted genetic and antigenic diversity of Plasmodium falciparum under mesoendemic transmission in the Venezuelan AmazonA Tami
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Parasitology 124:569-81. 2002..Linkage disequilibrium and a predominant genotype may imply that P. falciparum frequently propagates with an epidemic or clonal population structure in the Venezuelan Amazon...
- Sympatric Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Venezuela have structured var gene repertoiresAdriana Tami
Immunology Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
Malar J 2:7. 2003..Studies to date have compared var repertoires of natural isolates from various geographical locations but have not addressed any within-population structure that may exist among repertoires...
- Evaluation of Olyset insecticide-treated nets distributed seven years previously in TanzaniaAdriana Tami
Swiss Tropical Institute, P O Box, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
Malar J 3:19. 2004..Olyset nets are currently one of two long-lasting insecticidal nets recommended by WHO. An assessment was carried out of the effect of Olyset nets after seven years of use in rural Tanzania...
- Use and misuse of a discount voucher scheme as a subsidy for insecticide-treated nets for malaria control in southern TanzaniaAdriana Tami
Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre, Tanzania
Health Policy Plan 21:1-9. 2006..Increased awareness among the whole community on the right to receive a discount voucher may also help to control misuse at health facilities...
- High sequence diversity and evidence of balancing selection in the Pvmsp3alpha gene of Plasmodium vivax in the Venezuelan AmazonRosalynn Ord
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Mol Biochem Parasitol 144:86-93. 2005..Our findings support the use of Pvmsp3alpha genotyping as a tool for monitoring interventions aimed at control of P. vivax...
- ama1 genes of sympatric Plasmodium vivax and P. falciparum from Venezuela differ significantly in genetic diversity and recombination frequencyRosalynn L Ord
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 3:e3366. 2008..falciparum collected in the Venezuelan Amazon...
- Nottingham Staphylococcus aureus population study: prevalence of MRSA among elderly people in the communityHajo Grundmann
Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Queen s Medical Centre, University Hospital Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH
BMJ 324:1365-6. 2002