Rosalind E Howes

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Contemporary epidemiological overview of malaria in Madagascar: operational utility of reported routine case data for malaria control planning
    Rosalind E Howes
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 44106 4983, USA
    Malar J 15:502. 2016
  2. pmc Spatial distribution of G6PD deficiency variants across malaria-endemic regions
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 12:418. 2013
  3. doi request reprint G6PD deficiency: global distribution, genetic variants and primaquine therapy
    Rosalind E Howes
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Adv Parasitol 81:133-201. 2013
  4. pmc G6PD deficiency prevalence and estimates of affected populations in malaria endemic countries: a geostatistical model-based map
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001339. 2012
  5. pmc Global epidemiology of sickle haemoglobin in neonates: a contemporary geostatistical model-based map and population estimates
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 381:142-51. 2013
  6. pmc Global database of matched Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax incidence and prevalence records from 1985-2013
    Katherine E Battle
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Sci Data 2:150012. 2015
  7. pmc The global public health significance of Plasmodium vivax
    Katherine E Battle
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Adv Parasitol 80:1-111. 2012
  8. pmc The distribution of haemoglobin C and its prevalence in newborns in Africa
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Sci Rep 3:1671. 2013
  9. pmc The global distribution of the Duffy blood group
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nat Commun 2:266. 2011
  10. pmc Defining the relationship between Plasmodium vivax parasite rate and clinical disease
    Katherine E Battle
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 14:191. 2015

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  1. pmc Contemporary epidemiological overview of malaria in Madagascar: operational utility of reported routine case data for malaria control planning
    Rosalind E Howes
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 44106 4983, USA
    Malar J 15:502. 2016
    ..This paper re-visits the sub-national stratification of malaria transmission across Madagascar to propose a contemporary update, and evaluates the reported routine case data reported at this sub-national scale...
  2. pmc Spatial distribution of G6PD deficiency variants across malaria-endemic regions
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 12:418. 2013
    ..The risk of such an outcome varies widely among G6PD gene variants...
  3. doi request reprint G6PD deficiency: global distribution, genetic variants and primaquine therapy
    Rosalind E Howes
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Adv Parasitol 81:133-201. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc G6PD deficiency prevalence and estimates of affected populations in malaria endemic countries: a geostatistical model-based map
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 9:e1001339. 2012
    ..We present a continuous evidence-based prevalence map of G6PDd and estimates of affected populations, together with a national index of relative haemolytic risk...
  5. pmc Global epidemiology of sickle haemoglobin in neonates: a contemporary geostatistical model-based map and population estimates
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 381:142-51. 2013
    ..Moreover, the precision of available national estimates of heterozygous (AS) and homozygous (SS) neonates is unknown. We aimed to provide evidence-based estimates at various scales, with uncertainty measures...
  6. pmc Global database of matched Plasmodium falciparum and P. vivax incidence and prevalence records from 1985-2013
    Katherine E Battle
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Sci Data 2:150012. 2015
    ..The subset of data that have been used for such modelling exercises are described and identified. ..
  7. pmc The global public health significance of Plasmodium vivax
    Katherine E Battle
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Adv Parasitol 80:1-111. 2012
    ..This information along with recent data documenting the severe morbid and fatal consequences of P. vivax infection indicates that the public health significance of P. vivax is likely to have been seriously underestimated...
  8. pmc The distribution of haemoglobin C and its prevalence in newborns in Africa
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Sci Rep 3:1671. 2013
    ..The expected annual numbers of AC and CC newborns in Africa were 672,117 (interquartile range (IQR): 642,116-705,163) and 28,703 (IQR: 26,027-31,958), respectively. These numbers are about two times previous estimates...
  9. pmc The global distribution of the Duffy blood group
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nat Commun 2:266. 2011
    ..vivax malaria parasite...
  10. pmc Defining the relationship between Plasmodium vivax parasite rate and clinical disease
    Katherine E Battle
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 14:191. 2015
    ..vivax transmission intensity and its ensuring disease burden...
  11. pmc Online biomedical resources for malaria-related red cell disorders
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Hum Mutat 34:937-44. 2013
    ..As many countries are considering implementing national screening programs, strategies to make such data more accessible are also needed...
  12. pmc A long neglected world malaria map: Plasmodium vivax endemicity in 2010
    Peter W Gething
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6:e1814. 2012
    ..falciparum, representing a barrier to rational strategies for control and elimination. Here we present the first systematic effort to map the global endemicity of this hitherto neglected parasite...
  13. pmc Red blood cell polymorphism and susceptibility to Plasmodium vivax
    Peter A Zimmerman
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Adv Parasitol 81:27-76. 2013
    ..vivax-specific vaccines and drug treatments. Ultimately, the relationships between red cell polymorphisms and P. vivax blood-stage infection will influence our estimates on the population at risk and efforts to eliminate vivax malaria...
  14. pmc Treatment-seeking rates in malaria endemic countries
    Katherine E Battle
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 15:20. 2016
    ..The aim of this paper was to assemble sub-national estimates of treatment-seeking behaviours and to predict national treatment-seeking measures for all MECs lacking household survey data...
  15. pmc Geographical variation in Plasmodium vivax relapse
    Katherine E Battle
    Department of Zoology, Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, UK
    Malar J 13:144. 2014
    ..Here observed patterns of relapse periodicity are used to generate predictions of relapse incidence within geographic regions representative of varying parasite transmission...
  16. pmc Global distribution of the sickle cell gene and geographical confirmation of the malaria hypothesis
    Frédéric B Piel
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Tinbergen Building, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
    Nat Commun 1:104. 2010
    ..We find geographical support for the malaria hypothesis globally; the relationship is relatively strong in Africa but cannot be resolved in the Americas or in Asia...
  17. pmc Plasmodium vivax Transmission in Africa
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0004222. 2015
    ....
  18. pmc Global Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax
    Rosalind E Howes
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 95:15-34. 2016
    ..Without strategies accounting for these P. vivax-specific characteristics, progress toward elimination of endemic malaria transmission will be substantially impeded...
  19. pmc Prioritising Infectious Disease Mapping
    David M Pigott
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003756. 2015
    ..Here we use an objective method to prioritise mapping efforts to begin to address the large deficit in global disease maps currently available...
  20. pmc The international limits and population at risk of Plasmodium vivax transmission in 2009
    Carlos A Guerra
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e774. 2010
    ..vivax malaria, together with estimates of the human population at risk (PAR) of any level of transmission in 2009...
  21. pmc Fy(a)/Fy(b) antigen polymorphism in human erythrocyte Duffy antigen affects susceptibility to Plasmodium vivax malaria
    Christopher L King
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:20113-8. 2011
    ..Our results also suggest that efficacy of a PvDBP-based vaccine may differ among populations with different Fy phenotypes...
  22. pmc Global spread of dengue virus types: mapping the 70 year history
    Jane P Messina
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK Electronic address
    Trends Microbiol 22:138-46. 2014
    ..These show the worldwide expansion of the types, the expansion of disease hyperendemicity, and the establishment of an increasingly important infectious disease of global public health significance. ..
  23. pmc Developing global maps of the dominant anopheles vectors of human malaria
    Simon I Hay
    Spatial Ecology and Epidemiology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 7:e1000209. 2010
    ..Simon Hay and colleagues describe how the Malaria Atlas Project has collated anopheline occurrence data to map the geographic distributions of the dominant mosquito vectors of human malaria...
  24. doi request reprint Malaria diagnosis for malaria elimination
    Peter A Zimmerman
    The Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 28:446-54. 2015
    ..The purpose of this review is to compare available diagnostic technologies, factors that underlie their LOD, and their potential roles related to the goal of elimination...