Genomes and Genes
Gene Symbol: PHI 1
Description: protein phosphatase 1, regulatory (inhibitor) subunit 14B
Alias: PHI-1, PLCB3N, PNG, SOM172, phospholipase C beta-3 neighboring gene protein, phospholipase C-beta-3 neighbouring gene protein, protein phosphatase 1 regulatory subunit 14B
Publications146 found, 100 shown here
- Effect of naltrexone treatment on insulin secretion, insulin action and postprandial thermogenesis in obesityR Vettor
Istituto di Semeiotica Medica, Patologia Medica III, , Italy
Horm Metab Res 26:188-94. 1994..measured blood glucose, plasma insulin and C-peptide concentrations and evaluated the following parameters: first (phi 1) and second (phi 2) phase of beta-cell sensitivity, insulin sensitivity and glucose effectiveness...
- Comparison of the insulinotropic activity of glucagon-superfamily peptides in rat pancreas perfusionS Suzuki
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Horm Metab Res 24:458-61. 1992....
- A curious coincidence: mosquito biodiversity and the limits of the Japanese encephalitis virus in AustralasiaStephane Hemmerter
Institute for the Biotechnology of Infectious Diseases, University of Technology, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
BMC Evol Biol 7:100. 2007..is also responsible for the establishment of the Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) in southern Papua New Guinea (PNG) as well as its incursions into northern Australia...
- Failure of chloroquine prophylaxis for falciparum malaria in pregnant women in Madang, Papua New GuineaB J Brabin
Institute of Medical Research, Madang, Papua New Guinea
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 84:1-9. 1990..living under conditions of year-round transmission of malaria in a rural coastal area of Madang, Papua New Guinea (PNG), were followed while attending mobile antenatal clinics and receiving chloroquine prophylaxis (300 mg base weekly)...
- Nutrition, infection and child growth in Papua New GuineaS J Ulijaszek
Department of Biological Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Coll Antropol 24:423-9. 2000Growth patterns of populations in Papua New Guinea (PNG) have traditionally shown considerable variation, with the greatest difference lying between coastal and highland populations...
- Mortality in a rural area of Madang Province, Papua New GuineaJ S Moir
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 83:305-19. 1989..programme undertaken by the Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research near the town of Madang, northern PNG, a three-year study of mortality was conducted in a rural population of approximately 16,500 people...
- A mark-recapture experiment with the filariasis vector Anopheles punctulatus in Papua New GuineaJ D Charlwood
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 81:429-36. 1987A capture-recapture experiment with the filariasis vector Anopheles punctulatus from Papua New Guinea (PNG) is described...
- Mycotoxins and toxigenic fungi in sago starch from Papua New GuineaA R Greenhill
Environmental and Public Health Microbiology Research Group, School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
Lett Appl Microbiol 47:342-7. 2008To assay sago starch from Papua New Guinea (PNG) for important mycotoxins and to test fungal isolates from sago for mycotoxin production in culture.
- High-throughput molecular diagnosis of circumsporozoite variants VK210 and VK247 detects complex Plasmodium vivax infections in malaria endemic populations in Papua New GuineaCara N Henry-Halldin
Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Wolstein Research Building, Room 4 125, 2103 Cornell Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Infect Genet Evol 11:391-8. 2011Malaria is endemic in lowland and coastal regions of Papua New Guinea (PNG), and is caused by Plasmodium falciparum, Plasmodium vivax, Plasmodium malariae and Plasmodium ovale. Infection by P...
- Village distance from urban centre as the prime modernization variable in differences in blood pressure and body mass index of adults of the Purari delta of the Gulf Province, Papua New GuineaStanley J Ulijaszek
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
Ann Hum Biol 32:326-38. 2005..geographical proximity of villages to an urban centre and other modernization variables are associated with variation in blood pressure and body mass index (BMI) of adults of the Purari delta of the Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea (PNG).
- The ameliorating effects of the cognitive-enhancing Chinese herbs on scopolamine-induced amnesia in ratsM T Hsieh
Institute of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences, China Medical College, Taiwan, R O C
Phytother Res 14:375-7. 2000..of the cognitive-enhancing Chinese herbs administered orally for 1 week-Panax ginseng (PG), Panax notoginseng (PNG), Dioscorea opposita (DO), Gastrodia elata (GE), Salvia miltiorrhiza (SM), Acorus gramineus (AG), Coptis chinensis (..
- The effect of bacteria on the sensitivity of microalgae to copper in laboratory bioassaysJacqueline L Levy
Centre for Environmental Contaminants Research, CSIRO Land and Water, Private Mailbag 7, Lucas Heights, NSW 2234, Australia
Chemosphere 74:1266-74. 2009..closterium, P. subcapitata or for Chlorella sp. (PNG isolate). At pH 5.7, the axenic Chlorella sp...
- Surgical capability and surgical pathology in Papua New Guinea in the year 2000D A Watters
Department of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Melbourne, Geelong Hospital, Victoria, Australia
ANZ J Surg 71:274-80. 2001Papua New Guinea (PNG) is a country of 4.5 million people with an annual health budget of only 96 million Kina (1K = US$0.35). There are 19 hospitals in the country and national surgeons are now staffing most of these hospitals...
- Common themes in the literature on traditional medicine in Papua New GuineaJoan Macfarlane
Centre for International Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
P N G Med J 52:44-53. 2009A review of the literature on traditional medical practices and beliefs in Papua New Guinea (PNG) was conducted in order to provide context and background information for the Department of Health's National Policy on Traditional Medicine ..
- Glycophorin C (Gerbich antigen blood group) and band 3 polymorphisms in two malaria holoendemic regions of Papua New GuineaSheral S Patel
Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
Am J Hematol 75:1-5. 2004..In Papua New Guinea (PNG), the Gerbich-negative phenotype is caused by an exon 3 deletion in the glycophorin C gene (GYPCDeltaex3) while ..
- Are insecticide-treated bednets more protective against Plasmodium falciparum than Plasmodium vivax-infected mosquitoes?Moses J Bockarie
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, PO Box 378, Madang, Papua New Guinea
Malar J 5:15. 2006..falciparum or P. vivax. This paper describes the biting cycle of P. falciparum and P. vivax-infected mosquitoes and the impact of an ITN intervention on the proportion of mosquitoes infected with either parasite species...
- The use of isoenzyme electrophoresis in the taxonomy of StrongyloidesM E Viney
Department of Parasitology, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 84:35-47. 1990..traditional taxonomic methods combined with the discovery of a Strongyloides parasitic in man in Papua New Guinea (PNG) that resembles S...
- Molecular markers of in vivo Plasmodium vivax resistance to amodiaquine plus sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine: mutations in pvdhfr and pvmdr1Jutta Marfurt
Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
J Infect Dis 198:409-17. 2008..However, data on the molecular correlates involved in the development of resistance to 4-aminoquinolines and their association with the in vivo treatment response are scarce...
- User charges and utilisation of obstetric services in the National Capital District, Papua New GuineaA L Benjamin
NCD Health Services, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Pac Health Dialog 8:38-43. 2001..However, the scope of this study cannot be used to generalise the trend in PNG because the scenerio in the rural areas will vary from urban.
- Naturally-acquired humoral immune responses against the N- and C-termini of the Plasmodium vivax MSP1 protein in endemic regions of Brazil and Papua New Guinea using a multiplex assayCarmen Fernandez-Becerra
Barcelona Centre for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clinic IDIBAPS, Universitat de Barcelona, Rosello 132, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
Malar J 9:29. 2010....
- Current status of Taenia solium and cysticercosis in Papua New GuineaIfor L Owen
C o National Agriculture Quarantine and Inspection Authority, Papua New Guinea
Parasitol Int 55:S149-53. 2006There is no evidence that taeniasis due to Taenia solium is present in Papua New Guinea (PNG), but there is some serological evidence that human cysticercosis exists at particular locations near the border with West Papua (Indonesia), ..
- Population hemoglobin mean and anemia prevalence in Papua New Guinea: new metrics for defining malaria endemicity?Nicolas Senn
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka, Papua New Guinea
PLoS ONE 5:e9375. 2010....
- In vitro sensitivity of Plasmodium falciparum to conventional and novel antimalarial drugs in Papua New GuineaRina P M Wong
Fremantle Unit, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, Australia
Trop Med Int Health 15:342-9. 2010Recent clinical studies have shown high rates of malaria treatment failure in endemic areas of Papua New Guinea (PNG), necessitating a change of treatment from chloroquine (CQ) or amodiaquine (AQ) plus sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine to the ..
- The usefulness of twenty-four molecular markers in predicting treatment outcome with combination therapy of amodiaquine plus sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine against falciparum malaria in Papua New GuineaJutta Marfurt
Swiss Tropical Institute, Socinstrasse 57, P, O, Box, CH 4002 Basel, Switzerland
Malar J 7:61. 2008In Papua New Guinea (PNG), combination therapy with amodiaquine (AQ) or chloroquine (CQ) plus sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine (SP) was introduced as first-line treatment against uncomplicated malaria in 2000.
- A high incidence of polymorphic CYP2C19 variants in archival blood samples from Papua New GuineaHuai Ling Hsu
Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Hum Genomics 3:17-23. 2008..The colonisation of the Pacific Islands is believed to have involved migration through Papua New Guinea (PNG), and hence a high incidence may also be expected in this population...
- Scrub typhus (Orientia tsutsugamushi), spotted fever (Rickettsia australis) and dengue fever as possible causes of mysterious deaths in the Strickland Gorge area of Southern Highlands and West Sepik Provinces of Papua New GuineaP E Spicer
HMAS Cairns Naval Base, Australia
P N G Med J 50:172-83. 2007..a mysterious haemorrhagic disease and deaths in the remote picturesque Strickland River area of Papua New Guinea (PNG)...
- The relationship between undernutrition and humoral immune status in children with pneumonia in Papua New GuineaAllan W Cripps
School of Medicine, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
P N G Med J 51:120-30. 2008..is a significant risk factor for childhood infectious diseases in developing countries, including Papua New Guinea (PNG)...
- Enzymatic hydrolysis of pyridoxine-5'-beta-D-glucoside is catalyzed by intestinal lactase-phlorizin hydrolaseAmy D Mackey
Food Science and Human Nutrition Department, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
J Biol Chem 277:26858-64. 2002An obligatory step in the mammalian nutritional utilization of pyridoxine-5'-beta-D-glucoside (PNG) is the intestinal hydrolysis of its beta-glucosidic bond that releases pyridoxine (PN)...
- Beyond risk factors to lived experiences: young women's experiences of health in Papua New GuineaRachael L Hinton
Centre for International Health, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Rural Remote Health 9:1257. 2009The health of young women in rural Papua New Guinea (PNG) is often examined using individual-based risk factors which are decontextualized from the social and cultural relationships within which women's lives are embedded...
- AIDS in Papua New Guinea: situation in the PacificJohn C Caldwell
Health Transition Centre, National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT
J Health Popul Nutr 20:104-11. 2002..to anticipate a major heterosexual epidemic of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in Papua New Guinea (PNG) and probably in the rest of Melanesia...
- Biological activity evaluation of the oils from Laurus nobilis of Tunisia and Algeria extracted by supercritical carbon dioxideHanen Marzouki
Departement de Biologie, Faculte des Sciences de Tunis, Laboratoire de Botanique et de Biologie Végétal, Université de Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia
Nat Prod Res 23:230-7. 2009..0 MPa, one further extraction at 323.15 K and 24.0 MPa was performed to obtain a mixture of compounds with higher molecular weight. Finally, the antibacterial and antifungal activity of the various extracts has been assayed...
- A rapid situation assessment of drug use in Papua New GuineaDavid McDonald
National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Drug Alcohol Rev 24:79-82. 2005Papua New Guinea (PNG) is an Asia Pacific country that we hear little about in the drug and alcohol area...
- The first year of a formal emergency medicine training programme in Papua New GuineaChris Curry
School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Papua New Guinea and the Port Moresby General Hospital, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Emerg Med Australas 16:343-7. 2004To describe a programme catalyzing the development of emergency medicine in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
- Fungal colonization of sago starch in Papua New GuineaA R Greenhill
School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
Int J Food Microbiol 119:284-90. 2007..including Aspergillus and Penicillium were commonly isolated from sago starch, and as such storage factors that influence the growth of these and other filamentous fungi might contribute to the safety of traditional sago starch in PNG.
- Vitamin B-6 status indicators decrease in women consuming a diet high in pyridoxine glucosideC M Hansen
Department of Nutrition and Food Management, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331, USA
J Nutr 126:2512-8. 1996Previous research has shown that the pyridoxine glucoside (PNG) form of vitamin B-6 has a reduced bioavailability compared with pyridoxine, but its effect on vitamin B-6 status has not been assessed...
- Microsatellite polymorphism within pfcrt provides evidence of continuing evolution of chloroquine-resistant alleles in Papua New GuineaJeana T DaRe
Case Western Reserve University, Wolstein Research Building, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Malar J 6:34. 2007..Previous studies have shown that microsatellite (MS) haplotype variation can be used to study the evolution of CQR polymorphism and to characterize intra- and inter-population dispersal of CQR in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
- Evidence of primary transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the Western Province of Papua New GuineaChristopher M Gilpin
Mycobacterium Reference Laboratory, Pathology Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Med J Aust 188:148-52. 2008To review patient outcomes and the molecular epidemiology of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) strains isolated from patients living in the Western Province of Papua New Guinea (PNG) seeking treatment in Australia.
- Effect of distal subtotal gastrectomy with preservation of the celiac branch of the vagus nerve to gastrointestinal function: an experimental study in conscious dogsHiroyuki Ando
Department of General Surgical Science and the 21st Century COE Program, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine 3 39 22, Japan
Ann Surg 247:976-86. 2008..To evaluate the effects of distal subtotal gastrectomy with preservation of the celiac branch of the vagus nerve on gastrointestinal function...
- Socio-economic factors associated with physique of adults of the Purari delta of the Gulf Province, Papua New GuineaS J Ulijaszek
Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, UK
Ann Hum Biol 30:316-28. 2003..relationships between components of the modernization process, including experience of urban life, urban connectedness, education, and the nature and diversity of income sources on adult body size in a Papua New Guinea (PNG) population.
- Estimating rainforest biomass stocks and carbon loss from deforestation and degradation in Papua New Guinea 1972-2002: Best estimates, uncertainties and research needsJane Bryan
School of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 78, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia
J Environ Manage 91:995-1001. 2010..In Papua New Guinea (PNG), which has one of the world's largest remaining areas of tropical forest, we used the best available data to ..
- Analysis of serum and cerebrospinal fluid cytokine levels in subacute sclerosing panencephalitis in Papua New GuineaTakashi Ichiyama
Department of Pediatrics, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, 1 1 1 Minamikogushi, Ube, Yamaguchi 755 8505, Japan
Cytokine 33:17-20. 2006..Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) is a rare progressive inflammatory disease characterized by the persistent infection of the brain by the measles virus. However, the immunological pathophysiology of SSPE is still unclear...
- Molecular analysis of measles virus genome derived from SSPE and acute measles patients in Papua, New GuineaKenji Miki
Department of Neurology, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
J Med Virol 68:105-12. 2002..below the age of 20 years for subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) has been reported from Papua New Guinea (PNG). In a more recent study, we have confirmed this unusual high incidence for Eastern Highlands Province (EHP) of PNG...
- Benefits of routine immunizations on childhood survival in Tari, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New GuineaDeborah Lehmann
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka and Tari, Papua New Guinea
Int J Epidemiol 34:138-48. 2005..This study aimed to determine the effects of diphtheria-tetanus-whole-cell-pertussis (DTP), BCG, hepatitis B, and measles vaccines on mortality in the highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG).
- Burkitt lymphoma in Papua New Guinea--40 years onEvelyn Lavu
Division of Pathology, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Papua New Guinea, Boroko, Papua New Guinea
Ann Trop Paediatr 25:191-7. 2005..Burkitt lymphoma is common in tropical Africa and Papua New Guinea, where it has been reported to account for 16% of all childhood malignancies...
- Alpha+ -thalassaemia and pregnancy in a malaria endemic region of Papua New GuineaA O'DONNELL
Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
Br J Haematol 135:235-41. 2006..effect of maternal alpha+ -thalassaemia on pregnancy was assessed in the north coastal region of Papua New Guinea (PNG), where malaria is hyperendemic and alpha+ -thalassaemia is extremely common...
- Screening of anti-Helicobacter pylori herbs deriving from Taiwanese folk medicinal plantsYuan Chuen Wang
Department of Food Science, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuokuang Road, Taichung 40227, Taiwan, 402, ROC
FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 43:295-300. 2005..24 mg ml(-1). Twenty-six herbs, including Artemisia argvi Levl. et Vant (AALEV), Phyla nodiflora (Linn.) Greene (PNG) and others, showed moderate anti-H. pylori activity. The additional 19 herbs, including Areca catechu Linn...
- Antitreponemal antibodies leading to autoantibody production and protection from atherosclerosis in Kitavans from Papua New GuineaNancy Agmon-Levin
Department of Medicine B, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1173:675-82. 2009..agent antibodies and autoantibodies in a unique non-Westernized population from Kitava, Papua New Guinea (PNG), compared to Western populations...
- Escherichia coli uracil DNA glycosylase: NMR characterization of the short hydrogen bond from His187 to uracil O2A C Drohat
Center for Advanced Research in Biotechnology of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, 9600 Gudelsky Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
Biochemistry 39:11865-75. 2000..The role of this H bond in catalysis by UDG and several approaches to quantify the H bond energy are discussed...
- Spontaneous fermentation of traditional sago starch in Papua New GuineaA R Greenhill
Environmental and Public Health Microbiology Research Group, School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia
Food Microbiol 26:136-41. 2009Sago starch is an important dietary carbohydrate in lowland Papua New Guinea (PNG). An investigation was conducted to determine whether microbes play a role in its preservation using traditional methods...
- Glycophorin C delta(exon3) is not associated with protection against severe anaemia in Papua New GuineaL Tavul
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Madang and Goroka, Papua New Guinea
P N G Med J 51:149-54. 2008..falciparum lines. The GYPCC delta(exon3) allele reaches high frequencies in two areas of Papua New Guinea (PNG) where malaria is highly endemic...
- Emerging zoonotic encephalitis viruses: lessons from Southeast Asia and OceaniaJohn S Mackenzie
Australian Biosecurity CRC, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
J Neurovirol 11:434-40. 2005..virus (JEV), a mosquito-borne flavivirus, has spread through the Indonesian archipelago to Papua New Guinea (PNG) and to the islands of the Torres Strait of northern Australia, to Pakistan, and to new areas in the Indian ..
- Molecular evolution of fern squalene cyclasesJunichi Shinozaki
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
Chembiochem 11:426-33. 2010..niponica was carried out. Two SCs (PNT and PNG) were obtained...
- Conformational structure, dynamics, and solvation energies of small alanine peptides in water and carbon tetrachlorideTian Xiang Xiang
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
J Pharm Sci 95:1269-87. 2006....
- Papua New Guinea: real progress towards MDG 4 and real challengesWilliam Lagani
National Department of Health, Waigani, Papua New Guinea
Int Health 2:186-96. 2010..under-5 s of 93 per 1000 live births reported in the 1996 Demographic and Health Survey (DHS), Papua New Guinea (PNG) was at the time one of only four countries with stalled progress in child survival, and seemed destined to fail ..
- Three new species of coccidia (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from skinks, Lipinia spp. (Sauria: Scincidae), from OceaniaChris T McAllister
Science and Mathematics Division, Eastern Oklahoma State College, Idabel, Oklahoma 74745
J Parasitol 99:1086-8. 2013..25 moth skinks (Lipinia noctua) were collected from various localities on the Cook Islands, Fiji, Papua New Guinea (PNG), and Vanuatu and examined for coccidians...
- Transcriptional regulation of the peripheral nervous system in Ciona intestinalisW Joyce Tang
Department of Biology, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182, USA
Dev Biol 378:183-93. 2013..To gain insight into the regulatory network of PNG activity in chordates, we investigated the roles played by PNG homologs in regulating PNS development of the ..
- Artesunate suppositories versus intramuscular artemether for treatment of severe malaria in children in Papua New GuineaHarin A Karunajeewa
Medicine Unit Fremantle, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Crawley
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:968-74. 2006..in an open-label, randomized trial with children with severe Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Papua New Guinea (PNG). Parasite density and temperature were measured every 6 h for > or = 72 h...
- Identification of novel and zoonotic Cryptosporidium species in fish from Papua New GuineaM Koinari
School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia 6150, Australia Electronic address
Vet Parasitol 198:1-9. 2013..species in cultured freshwater (n=132), wild freshwater (n=206) and wild marine (n=276) fish in Papua New Guinea (PNG) by PCR screening at the 18S rRNA locus...
- Emergency care of the trauma patient in remote regions of Papua New GuineaAnthony S Jackson
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka
P N G Med J 45:222-32. 2002..best practice' regarding the management of a trauma victim's upper airway in a remote region of Papua New Guinea (PNG)...
- Looking down the barrel of a cannon: the potential economic costs of HIV/AIDS in Papua New GuineaAlan C Hauquitz
Health Services Support Program, Divine Word University, Madang, Papua New Guinea
P N G Med J 47:39-49. 2004..syndrome) epidemiological model for southern Africa appears to fit data available for the Papua New Guinea (PNG) experience to date...
- Methionine dependence of tumours: a biochemical strategy for optimizing paclitaxel chemosensitivity in vitroValerie Pavillard
Institute of Cancer Therapeutics, University of Bradford, Bradford BD7 1DP, UK
Biochem Pharmacol 71:772-8. 2006....
- Multigenic drug resistance among inbred malaria parasitesC Dye
Vector Biology and Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Proc Biol Sci 264:61-7. 1997..33 and 0.92 for sites in Tanzania and Papua New Guinea (PNG), respectively...
- Polymorphism in a Plasmodium falciparum erythrocyte-binding ligand changes its receptor specificityD C Ghislaine Mayer
Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 4 Center Drive, Building 4 Room B1 41, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Exp Med 196:1523-8. 2002..falciparum. In previous studies of BAEBL from two clones, Dd2/Nm from Vietnam and E12 from Papua New Guinea (PNG), it was found that BAEBL bound different erythrocyte receptors...
- [Cloning and sequence analysis of a sialidase gene (siaHI) from Bacteroides forsythus ATCC 43037]Ishikura Hiroaki
Department of Hard Tissue Engineering, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Kokubyo Gakkai Zasshi 69:119-27. 2002..forsythus. The highest amino acid sequence homology was observed between siaHI gene and a part of sialidase gene from Streptococcus pnumoniae. This is the first report on the cloning and expression of the B. forsythus sialidase gene...
- Pneumonia research in Papua New Guinea: 1967-1986Ian D Riley
Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
P N G Med J 53:106-18. 2010Between 1967 and 1985 research on pneumonia in Papua New Guinea (PNG) was fundamental not only to standard treatments of disease in PNG, but also to the establishment of the World Health Organization's global Program for Control of Acute ..
- Molecular assessment of Plasmodium falciparum resistance to antimalarial drugs in Papua New Guinea using an extended ligase detection reaction fluorescent microsphere assayRina P M Wong
School of Medicine and Pharmacology, Fremantle Unit, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:798-805. 2011..falciparum drug resistance polymorphisms in 402 isolates from children in Papua New Guinea (PNG) participating in an antimalarial treatment trial. There was a fixation of P...
- The epidemiology of malaria in Papua New GuineaIvo Muller
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Maprik, EHP 441, Papua New Guinea
Trends Parasitol 19:253-9. 2003Papua New Guinea (PNG) is a patchwork of different ecological zones, inhabited by human populations of exceptional cultural and linguistic diversity. This results in complex variations in vector ecology and malaria epidemiology...
- Collaborative studies in mucosal immunology in GorokaRobert Clancy
Hunter Immunology Ltd, Australia
P N G Med J 53:122-5. 2010A collaborative program between the Papua New Guinea (PNG) Institute of Medical Research and the Hunter Mucosal Group has completed studies relevant to protection of the airways against bacterial infection...
- The bacteriology of lower respiratory infections in Papua New Guinean and Australian indigenous childrenKim M Hare
Child Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Australia
P N G Med J 53:151-65. 2010Indigenous children in Australia and children in Papua New Guinea (PNG) share a high burden of respiratory disease. In PNG the focus has been on pneumonia as a major cause of mortality...
- A neonatal pneumococcal conjugate vaccine trial in Papua New guinea: study population, methods and operational challengesS Phuanukoonnon
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka, Eastern Highlands Province, Australia
P N G Med J 53:191-206. 2010Infants in Papua New Guinea (PNG) are at a high risk of invasive pneumococcal disease, and a substantial burden of this falls on children less than six months old...
- Identification of Anisakis species (Nematoda: Anisakidae) in marine fish hosts from Papua New GuineaM Koinari
School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia 6150, Australia
Vet Parasitol 193:126-33. 2013..zoonotic anisakid larvae in fish collected on the coastal shelves off Madang and Rabaul in Papua New Guinea (PNG) where fish represents a major component of the diet...
- Image file formats: past, present, and futureR H Wiggins
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, 50 N Medical Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Radiographics 21:789-98. 2001..The recently developed portable networks graphics (PNG) format is versatile and offers several advantages over the older Internet standard image file formats that make it ..
- Treatment-seeking behaviour among the Nasioi people of Bougainville: choosing between traditional and western medicineJoan Elizabeth Macfarlane
Curtin University of Technology, Centre for International Health, Perth, Australia
Ethn Health 14:147-68. 2009In Papua New Guinea (PNG) there continues to be considerable interest in developing a health system that incorporates both traditional and western medicine. A policy on traditional medicine has recently been endorsed...
- Maternal antibodies to pneumolysin but not to pneumococcal surface protein A delay early pneumococcal carriage in high-risk Papua New Guinean infantsJacinta P Francis
Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research, Goroka, Papua New Guinea
Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:1633-8. 2009..2 (PspA1 and PspA2) in relation to onset of pneumococcal nasopharyngeal carriage in infants in Papua New Guinea (PNG)...
- The prenyl group contributes to activities of phytoestrogen 8-prenynaringenin in enhancing bone formation and inhibiting bone resorption in vitroLei Guo Ming
Institute of Orthopaedics, Lanzhou General Hospital, Lanzhou Command of PLA, Lanzhou 730050, PR China
Endocrinology 154:1202-14. 2013..To address this hypothesis, activities of 8-prenylnaringenin (PNG) and naringenin (NG) in osteoblast and osteoclast differentiation and function were compared in vitro...
- A sequence highly similar to PNG is located on chromosome 22q12 in intron 15 of the LIMK-2 geneD Kedra
Department of Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Biochem Mol Biol Int 44:589-94. 1998In this report we describe a sequence (PNG22) highly similar to the Phospholipase C beta3 Neighboring Gene (PNG). We also report that PNG22 is located in the q12 region on chromosome 22 between markers D22S1144 and D22S280...
- Comparative proteomic analysis of the venom of the taipan snake, Oxyuranus scutellatus, from Papua New Guinea and Australia: role of neurotoxic and procoagulant effects in venom toxicityMaria Herrera
Instituto Clodomiro Picado, Universidad de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica
J Proteomics 75:2128-40. 2012..of populations of the highly venomous taipan snake, Oxyuranus scutellatus, from Australia and Papua New Guinea (PNG), were characterized by reverse-phase HPLC fractionation, followed by analysis of chromatographic fractions by SDS-..
- Intraspinal microinjection of chondroitinase ABC following injury promotes axonal regeneration out of a peripheral nerve graft bridgeVeronica J Tom
Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, Drexel University College of Medicine, 2900 Queen Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19129, USA
Exp Neurol 211:315-9. 2008..ChABC) via an osmotic minipump allowed axonal regeneration and functional recovery in a peripheral nerve graft (PNG)-bridging model...
- Prevalence of UGT1A9 and UGT2B7 nonsynonymous single nucleotide polymorphisms in West African, Papua New Guinean, and North American populationsRajeev K Mehlotra
Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Wolstein Research Building 4204, 2103 Cornell Road, Cleveland, OH 44106 7286, USA
Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:1-8. 2007..Our aim was to analyze the prevalence of UGT1A9 (chromosome 2) and UGT2B7 (chromosome 4) nonsynonymous single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in West African (WA), Papua New Guinean (PNG), and North American (NA) populations.
- Altered growth patterns of a mountain Ok population of Papua New Guinea over 25 years of changeAmita Adhikari
Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5622, USA
Am J Hum Biol 23:325-32. 2011The Mountain Ok (Mt Ok) people of Telefomin, who live at the interior of Papua New Guinea (PNG), were documented over 25 years ago to be one of the shortest populations on record, with average adult height below the fifth percentile (US)...
- Sequence and expression of the mouse homologue to human phospholipase C beta3 neighboring geneJ Lagercrantz
Department of Molecular Medicine, Clinical Genetics Unit, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Biochem Biophys Res Commun 223:335-40. 1996..The PNG cDNA was isolated using a human PNG cDNA clone (SOM172)...
- Quenching of singlet oxygen by pyocyanin and related phenazinesKrzysztof J Reszka
Research Service and Medical Service, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Photochem Photobiol 86:742-6. 2010..aeruginosa from infected tissues...
- Mytilus protamine-like sperm-specific protein genes are multicopy, dispersed, and closely associated with hypervariable RFLP regionsD D Heath
Biology Program, College of Science and Management, University of Northern British Columbia, Canada
Genome 41:587-96. 1998..The research described here was designed to determine the sequence and structure of the protamine-like PL-III (or "phi 1") gene in marine mussels (Mytilus spp)...
- Sequence analysis of Leuconostoc mesenteroides bacteriophage Phi1-A4 isolated from an industrial vegetable fermentationZ Lu
Kennesaw State University, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 76:1955-66. 2010..To our knowledge, Phi1-A4 is the first genetically characterized L. mesenteroides phage...
- Orbital malignancy in Papua New Guinea: a 21 year reviewN Verma
Port Moresby General Hospital, Boroko, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Aust N Z J Ophthalmol 27:27-31. 1999Information about orbital malignancies in Papua New Guinea (PNG) is limited to reports published 20 years ago...
- Emergence of FY*A(null) in a Plasmodium vivax-endemic region of Papua New GuineaP A Zimmerman
Division of Geographic Medicine, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, 2109 Adelbert Road, Cleveland, OH 44106 4983, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:13973-7. 1999In Papua New Guinea (PNG), numerous blood group polymorphisms and hemoglobinopathies characterize the human population...
- [Control of photocoagulation intensity by thermo-induced release of a fluorescent marker encapsulated in liposomes: study of an in vivo vascular model]T Desmettre
INSERM Unite 279, CH and U, Lille
J Fr Ophtalmol 19:667-78. 1996..To evaluate the feasibility of thermal damage assessment of blood vessels by using laser-induced release of liposome-encapsulated dye...
- An efficient fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) between pyrene and perylene assembled in a DNA duplex and its potential for discriminating single-base changesHiromu Kashida
Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8603, Japan
Chemistry 16:2479-86. 2010..In contrast, excimer emission was generated by hybridization with a one-base deletion mutant. Thus, the apparent Stokes' shift was enhanced without loss of efficiency in the detection of the deletion mutant...
- Old World screwworm fly, Chrysomya bezziana, occurs as two geographical racesM J Hall
Department of Entomology, The Natural History Museum, London, UK
Med Vet Entomol 15:393-402. 2001..components and cluster analysis of 10 morphological characters indicated that flies from Papua New Guinea (PNG) were a distinct group and most similar to flies from nearby Asian islands (Java, Sabah)...
- Evolutionary history of the COII/tRNALys intergenic 9 base pair deletion in human mitochondrial DNAs from the PacificA J Redd
Department of Anthropology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
Mol Biol Evol 12:604-15. 1995..We obtained CR sequences from 74 mtDNAs with the 9-bp deletion from Indonesia, coastal Papua New Guinea (PNG), and American Samoa...
- Barriers to the delivery of the hepatitis B birth dose: a study of five Papua New Guinean hospitals in 2007S G Downing
Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Research, Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health, GPO Box 2284, Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
P N G Med J 51:47-55. 2008Hepatitis B is highly endemic in Papua New Guinea (PNG). Vaccination at birth is a key mother-to-child transmission prevention strategy...
- An evaluation of information-theoretic methods for detecting structural microbial biosignaturesKiri L Wagstaff
Machine Learning and Instrument Autonomy Group, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 91109, USA
Astrobiology 10:363-79. 2010..However, the PNG compression ratio provided the strongest distinction (2...
- Incomplete concerted evolution and reproductive isolation at the rDNA locus uncovers nine cryptic species within Anopheles longirostris from Papua New GuineaDavid E Alquezar
Institute for the Biotechnology of Infectious Disease, University of Technology, Sydney Australia
BMC Evol Biol 10:392. 2010..DNA cytochrome oxidase I subunit in the malaria mosquito Anopheles longirostris from Papua New Guinea (PNG)...
- Reference intervals for common laboratory tests in Melanesian childrenLaurens Manning
School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:50-4. 2011..The aim of this study was to provide specific reference intervals for children from Papua New Guinea (PNG)...
- Molecular dynamics simulation of conformational flexibility of alamethicin fragments in aqueous and membranous environmentV Kothekar
Department of Biophysics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
J Biomol Struct Dyn 14:303-16. 1996..In case of alam 2 in water angles phi 1 and phi 3 showed larger variation in water compared to same in the bilayer...
- "When the road is full of potholes, I wonder why they are bringing condoms?" Social spaces for understanding young Papua New Guineans' health-related knowledge and health-promoting actionCathy Vaughan
Institute of Social Psychology, London School of Economics, London, UK
AIDS Care 22:1644-51. 2010As in many other parts of the world, young people in Papua New Guinea (PNG) are considered particularly vulnerable to HIV infection...
- Lymphatic filariasis: a method to identify subclinical lower limb change in PNG adolescentsSusan Gordon
School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitation Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1242. 2011..proposed that this cut-off can be used to indicate tissue change characteristic of LF in an at-risk population of PNG adolescents...
- Beyond the numbers: Papua New Guinean perspectives on the major health conditions and programs of the countryMaxine Whittaker
School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
P N G Med J 52:96-113. 2009..behaviours amongst a range of urban and rural populations in a range of provinces in Papua New Guinea (PNG), and across a range of age groups including young adults...
- Persistence as the path from motivation to performance in the Papua New Guinea health sectorLuke Elich
Capacity Building Service Centre, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
P N G Med J 52:159-65. 2009..between performance and the human-resource-mediating variables, which is then applied within the Papua New Guinea (PNG) health sector context...
- Tuberculosis in Australia: bacteriologically confirmed cases and drug resistance, 2008 and 2009. A report of the Australian Mycobacterium Reference Laboratory NetworkRichard Lumb
Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Directorate, SA Pathology, Adelaide, South Australia
Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 35:154-61. 2011..There were six and 11 MDR-TB patients from the Papua New Guinea (PNG) - Torres Strait Islands (TSI) cross-border region in 2008 and 2009 respectively...
- Fluxviz - Cytoscape plug-in for visualization of flux distributions in networksMatthias König
Institute of Biochemistry, Medical Faculty of the Humboldt University, Charite, Monbijoustr 2, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Genome Inform 24:96-103. 2010..For the analysis and understanding of simulation results and experimentally measured fluxes visualization software within the network context is indispensable...
- Creating Internet-based Research Review, Approval, and Monitoring for Global HealPeter Max Siba; Fiscal Year: 2010..Review Board (UHCMC IRB) and the Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research Institutional Review Board (PNG IMR IRB), promote a common research compliance monitoring program and provide education exchanges and bioethics ..
- Modeling lymphatic filariasis transmission and eradication in Papua New GuineaEdwin Michael; Fiscal Year: 2011..anopheline mosquitoes and its control using annual mass drug administration (MDA) strategies in Papua New Guinea (PNG) and elsewhere, and to develop and apply effective model-based decision support tools for optimizing the design and ..
- HIV and TB Screening of PNG Marine OrganismsChris Ireland; Fiscal Year: 2004..at the University of Papua New Guinea to support discovery of new natural product anti-HIV and anti-TB agents from PNG marine organisms...
- Red blood cell polymorphisms and malaria in PNGSHERAL PATEL; Fiscal Year: 2004..examine the in vitro characteristics of infection and growth of P. falciparum using erythrocytes from individuals living in the Wosera with and without ovalocytosis and genotypically discordant in select candidate genes. ..
- PAPUA NEW GUINEAN DUFFY NEGATIVITY AND VIVAX MALARIAPeter Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2005..is that the molecular polymorphism responsible for Duffy-negativity (Fy[a-b-1) has emerged in Papua New Guinea (PNG) because it confers resistance to Plasmodium vivax blood-stage malaria...
- Changing Dynamics of Anopheline Transmission of Malaria and Filariasis in Papua nPeter A Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2010..landscape heterogeneity of plant, animal, and human communities in four ecologically different sites in northern PNG. 2. Examine the change in patterns of mosquito and human infection with Plasmodium species and with W...
- Human Genetic Polymorphisms in Malaria-endemic AreasCAIRA WOODS; Fiscal Year: 2009..polymorphisms in a population in Gabon, West Africa where malaria transmission is seasonal and two populations in PNG where malaria has been historically absent or present using polymerase chain reaction and direct sequencing 2) ..
- NUTRITIONAL PROPERTIES OF PYRIDOXINE-BETA-GLUCOSIDEJESSE GREGORY; Fiscal Year: 2001DESCRIPTION: Pyridoxine-beta-glucoside (PNG) is a major component of vitamin B6 (B6) in plant foods, and PNG hydrolysis catalyzed by PNG hydrolase is rate limiting for the in vivo utilization...
- Regulation Vascular Smooth Muscle Myosin PhosphataseMasumi Eto; Fiscal Year: 2010..Relevance) Drugs, blocking the contraction, are used for treatment of hypertension, asthma and erectile dysfunction. The results of this project will expose potential therapeutic targets for smooth muscle diseases. ..
- Chloroquine Resistance and pfcrt Variants in PNGPeter Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2006..Malaria is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in PNG, and as drug treatment is the only effective means of control for clinical malaria, an improved understanding of ..