Prof Neil French MB ChB, PhD, FRCP

Professor of Infectious Diseases and Global Health and Hon Consultant Infectious Diseases Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust Clinical Infection, Microbiology and Immunology

    Publications

    2018

    A Serum Circulating miRNA Signature for Short-Term Risk of Progression to Active Tuberculosis Among Household Contacts (Journal article)

    Duffy, F. J., Thompson, E., Downing, K., Suliman, S., Mayanja-Kizza, H., Boom, W. H., . . . Walzl, G. (2018). A Serum Circulating miRNA Signature for Short-Term Risk of Progression to Active Tuberculosis Among Household Contacts. Frontiers in Immunology, 9. doi:10.3389/fimmu.2018.00661

    DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2018.00661

    Advancing quality in sepsis management: a large-scale programme for improving sepsis recognition and management in the North West region of England (Journal article)

    Nsutebu, E. F., Ibarz-Pavon, A. B., Kanwar, E., Prospero, N., French, N., & McGrath, C. (2018). Advancing quality in sepsis management: a large-scale programme for improving sepsis recognition and management in the North West region of England. POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL JOURNAL, 94(1114), 463-468. doi:10.1136/postgradmedj-2018-135833

    DOI: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2018-135833

    Direct and possible indirect effects of vaccination on rotavirus hospitalisations among children in Malawi four years after programmatic introduction. (Journal article)

    Bennett, A., Pollock, L., Jere, K. C., Pitzer, V. E., Parashar, U., Tate, J. E., . . . VacSurv Consortium. (2018). Direct and possible indirect effects of vaccination on rotavirus hospitalisations among children in Malawi four years after programmatic introduction.. Vaccine, 36(47), 7142-7148. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.04.030

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.04.030

    Effect of the duration of antimicrobial exposure on the development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) for macrolide antibiotics: protocol for a systematic review with a network meta-analysis. (Journal article)

    Divala, T. H., Corbett, E. L., Stagg, H. R., Nliwasa, M., Sloan, D. J., French, N., & Fielding, K. L. (2018). Effect of the duration of antimicrobial exposure on the development of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) for macrolide antibiotics: protocol for a systematic review with a network meta-analysis.. Systematic reviews, 7(1), 246. doi:10.1186/s13643-018-0917-0

    DOI: 10.1186/s13643-018-0917-0

    Emerging resistance to empiric antimicrobial regimens for pediatric bloodstream infections in Malawi (1998-2017). (Journal article)

    Iroh Tam, P. -Y., Musicha, P., Kawaza, K., Cornick, J., Denis, B., Freyne, B., . . . Heyderman, R. (2018). Emerging resistance to empiric antimicrobial regimens for pediatric bloodstream infections in Malawi (1998-2017).. Clinical Infectious Diseases: An Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. doi:10.1093/cid/ciy834

    DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciy834

    Epidemiology of Severe Acute Respiratory Illness and Risk Factors for Influenza Infection and Clinical Severity among Adults in Malawi, 2011-2013 (Journal article)

    Ho, A., Mallewa, J., Peterson, I., SanJoaquin, M., Garg, S., Bar-Zeev, N., . . . Heyderman, R. S. (2018). Epidemiology of Severe Acute Respiratory Illness and Risk Factors for Influenza Infection and Clinical Severity among Adults in Malawi, 2011-2013. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE, 99(3), 772-779. doi:10.4269/ajtmh.17-0905

    DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0905

    Hands are vehicles for transmission of Streptococcus pneumoniae in novel controlled human infection study (Journal article)

    Connor, V., German, E., Pojar, S., Mitsi, E., Hales, C., Nikolaou, E., . . . Ferreira, D. M. (2018). Hands are vehicles for transmission of Streptococcus pneumoniae in novel controlled human infection study. EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, 52(4). doi:10.1183/13993003.00599-2018

    DOI: 10.1183/13993003.00599-2018

    Impact of monovalent rotavirus vaccine on diarrhoea-associated post-neonatal infant mortality in rural communities in Malawi: a population-based birth cohort study (Journal article)

    Bar-Zeev, N., King, C., Phiri, T., Beard, J., Mvula, H., Crampin, A. C., . . . Consortium, V. (2018). Impact of monovalent rotavirus vaccine on diarrhoea-associated post-neonatal infant mortality in rural communities in Malawi: a population-based birth cohort study. LANCET GLOBAL HEALTH, 6(9), E1036-E1044. doi:10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30314-0

    DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30314-0

    Influenza-associated hospitalisation, vaccine uptake and socioeconomic deprivation in an English city region: an ecological study (Journal article)

    Hungerford, D., Ibarz-Pavon, A., Cleary, P., & French, N. (2018). Influenza-associated hospitalisation, vaccine uptake and socioeconomic deprivation in an English city region: an ecological study. BMJ OPEN, 8(12). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023275

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023275

    LYMPHATIC FILARIASIS CONTROL IN AN HIV ENDEMIC AREA IN NORTHERN MALAWI (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Tafatatha, T. T. (2018). LYMPHATIC FILARIASIS CONTROL IN AN HIV ENDEMIC AREA IN NORTHERN MALAWI. (University of Liverpool).

    Measuring the effect of rotavirus vaccination in primary and secondary care in Merseyside, UK (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Hungerford, D. J. (2018, March 22). Measuring the effect of rotavirus vaccination in primary and secondary care in Merseyside, UK.

    Metabolite changes in blood predict the onset of tuberculosis. (Journal article)

    Weiner, J., Maertzdorf, J., Sutherland, J. S., Duffy, F. J., Thompson, E., Suliman, S., . . . GC6-74 consortium. (2018). Metabolite changes in blood predict the onset of tuberculosis.. Nature communications, 9(1), 5208. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-07635-7

    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-07635-7

    Mitigating bias in observational vaccine effectiveness studies using simulated comparator populations: Application to rotavirus vaccination in the UK (Journal article)

    Hungerford, D., Vivancos, R., Read, J. M., Bonnett, L. J., Bar-Zeev, N., Iturriza-Gomara, M., . . . French, N. (2018). Mitigating bias in observational vaccine effectiveness studies using simulated comparator populations: Application to rotavirus vaccination in the UK. VACCINE, 36(45), 6674-6682. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.09.051

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.09.051

    No changes on viral load and CD4+T-cell counts following immunization with 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine among HIV-infected adults in Malawi (Journal article)

    Ibarz-Pavon, A. B., & French, N. (2018). No changes on viral load and CD4+T-cell counts following immunization with 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine among HIV-infected adults in Malawi. VACCINE, 36(19), 2504-2506. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.04.009

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.04.009

    Rotavirus vaccine impact and socioeconomic deprivation: an interrupted time-series analysis of gastrointestinal disease outcomes across primary and secondary care in the UK (Journal article)

    Hungerford, D., Vivancos, R., Read, J. M., Iturriza-Gomara, M., French, N., & Cunliffe, N. A. (2018). Rotavirus vaccine impact and socioeconomic deprivation: an interrupted time-series analysis of gastrointestinal disease outcomes across primary and secondary care in the UK. BMC MEDICINE, 16. doi:10.1186/s12916-017-0989-z

    DOI: 10.1186/s12916-017-0989-z

    2017

    Challenges in reducing group B Streptococcus disease in African settings (Journal article)

    Nishihara, Y., Dangor, Z., French, N., Madhi, S., & Heyderman, R. (2017). Challenges in reducing group B Streptococcus disease in African settings. ARCHIVES OF DISEASE IN CHILDHOOD, 102(1), 72-77. doi:10.1136/archdischild-2016-311419

    DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2016-311419

    Distinct Salmonella Enteritidis lineages associated with enterocolitis in high-income settings and invasive disease in low-income settings (vol 48, pg 1211, 2016) (Journal article)

    Feasey, N. A., Hadfield, J., Keddy, K. H., Dallman, T. J., Jacobs, J., Deng, X., . . . Thomson, N. R. (2017). Distinct Salmonella Enteritidis lineages associated with enterocolitis in high-income settings and invasive disease in low-income settings (vol 48, pg 1211, 2016). NATURE GENETICS, 49(4), 651. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    Emergence of Double- and Triple-Gene Reassortant G1P[8] Rotaviruses Possessing a DS-1-Like Backbone after Rotavirus Vaccine Introduction in Malawi (Journal article)

    Jere, K. C., Chaguza, C., Bar-Zeev, N., Lowe, J., Peno, C., Kumwenda, B., . . . Consortium, V. A. C. S. U. R. V. (2018). Emergence of Double- and Triple-Gene Reassortant G1P[8] Rotaviruses Possessing a DS-1-Like Backbone after Rotavirus Vaccine Introduction in Malawi. JOURNAL OF VIROLOGY, 92(3). doi:10.1128/JVI.01246-17

    DOI: 10.1128/JVI.01246-17

    Epidemiological and Molecula Characterization of an Invasive Group A Streptococcus emm32.2 Outbreak (vol 55, pg 1837, 2017) (Journal article)

    Cornick, J. E., Kiran, A. M., Vivancos, R., Van Aartsen, J., Clarke, J., Bevan, E., . . . Everett, D. B. (2018). Epidemiological and Molecula Characterization of an Invasive Group A Streptococcus emm32.2 Outbreak (vol 55, pg 1837, 2017). JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 56(9). doi:10.1128/JCM.01001-18

    DOI: 10.1128/JCM.01001-18

    Epidemiological and Molecular Characterization of an Invasive Group A Streptococcus emm32.2 Outbreak (Journal article)

    Cornick, J. E., Kiran, A. M., Vivancos, R., Van Aartsen, J., Clarke, J., Bevan, E., . . . Everett, D. B. (2017). Epidemiological and Molecular Characterization of an Invasive Group A Streptococcus emm32.2 Outbreak. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 55(6), 1837-1846. doi:10.1128/JCM.00191-17

    DOI: 10.1128/JCM.00191-17

    Estimating the incidence of rotavirus infection in children from India and Malawi from serial anti-rotavirus IgA titres (Journal article)

    Bennett, A., Nagelkerke, N., Heinsbroek, E., Premkumar, P. S., Wnek, M., Kang, G., . . . Iturriza-Gomara, M. (2017). Estimating the incidence of rotavirus infection in children from India and Malawi from serial anti-rotavirus IgA titres. PLOS ONE, 12(12). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0190256

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0190256

    Impact of HIV on the burden and severity of influenza illness in Malawian adults: a prospective cohort and parallel case-control study. (Journal article)

    Ho, A., Aston, S. J., Jary, H., Mitchell, T., Alaerts, M., Menyere, M., . . . French, N. (2018). Impact of Human Immunodeficiency Virus on the Burden and Severity of Influenza Illness in Malawian Adults: A Prospective Cohort and Parallel Case-Control Study. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 66(6), 865-876. doi:10.1093/cid/cix903

    DOI: 10.1093/cid/cix903

    Population effectiveness of the pentavalent and monovalent rotavirus vaccines: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies (Journal article)

    Hungerford, D., Smith, K., Tucker, A., Iturriza-Gomara, M., Vivancos, R., McLeonard, C., . . . French, N. (2017). Population effectiveness of the pentavalent and monovalent rotavirus vaccines: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 17. doi:10.1186/s12879-017-2613-4

    DOI: 10.1186/s12879-017-2613-4

    Population genetic structure, antibiotic resistance, capsule switching and evolution of invasive pneumococci before conjugate vaccination in Malawi (Journal article)

    Chaguza, C., Cornick, J. E., Andam, C. P., Gladstone, R. A., Alaerts, M., Musicha, P., . . . Everett, D. B. (2017). Population genetic structure, antibiotic resistance, capsule switching and evolution of invasive pneumococci before conjugate vaccination in Malawi. VACCINE, 35(35), 4594-4602. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.07.009

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.07.009

    The economic impact of childhood acute gastroenteritis on Malawian families and the healthcare system (Journal article)

    Hendrix, N., Bar-Zeev, N., Atherly, D., Chikafa, J., Mvula, H., Wachepa, R., . . . Consortium, V. (2017). The economic impact of childhood acute gastroenteritis on Malawian families and the healthcare system. BMJ OPEN, 7(9). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017347

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017347

    The global distribution and diversity of protein vaccine candidate antigens in the highly virulent Streptococcus pnuemoniae serotype 1 (Journal article)

    Cornick, J. E., Bishop, O. T., Yalcin, F., Kiran, A. M., Kumwenda, B., Chaguza, C., . . . Consortium, P. (2017). The global distribution and diversity of protein vaccine candidate antigens in the highly virulent Streptococcus pnuemoniae serotype 1. VACCINE, 35(6), 972-980. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.12.037

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.12.037

    Trends in antimicrobial resistance in bloodstream infection isolates at a large urban hospital in Malawi (1998-2016): a surveillance study (Journal article)

    Musicha, P., Cornick, J. E., Bar-Zeev, N., French, N., Masesa, C., Denis, B., . . . Feasey, N. A. (2017). Trends in antimicrobial resistance in bloodstream infection isolates at a large urban hospital in Malawi (1998-2016): a surveillance study. LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 17(10), 1042-1052. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30394-8

    DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30394-8

    Unintended Childbearing and Child Growth in Northern Malawi (Journal article)

    Baschieri, A., Machiyama, K., Floyd, S., Dube, A., Molesworth, A., Chihana, M., . . . Cleland, J. (2017). Unintended Childbearing and Child Growth in Northern Malawi. MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH JOURNAL, 21(3), 467-474. doi:10.1007/s10995-016-2124-8

    DOI: 10.1007/s10995-016-2124-8

    2016

    British HIV Association Guidelines on the Use of Vaccines in HIV-Positive Adults 2015 (Journal article)

    Geretti, A. M., Brook, G., Cameron, C., Chadwick, D., French, N., Heyderman, R., . . . Rodger, A. (2016). British HIV Association Guidelines on the Use of Vaccines in HIV-Positive Adults 2015. HIV MEDICINE, 17, S2-S81. doi:10.1111/hiv.12424

    DOI: 10.1111/hiv.12424

    Cost-Effectiveness of Monovalent Rotavirus Vaccination of Infants in Malawi: A Postintroduction Analysis Using Individual Patient-Level Costing Data (Journal article)

    Bar-Zeev, N., Tate, J. E., Pecenka, C., Chikafa, J., Mvula, H., Wachepa, R., . . . Consortium, V. A. C. S. U. R. V. (2016). Cost-Effectiveness of Monovalent Rotavirus Vaccination of Infants in Malawi: A Postintroduction Analysis Using Individual Patient-Level Costing Data. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 62, S220-S228. doi:10.1093/cid/civ1025

    DOI: 10.1093/cid/civ1025

    Determinants of time to antiretroviral treatment initiation and subsequent mortality on treatment in a cohort in rural northern Malawi (Journal article)

    Brown, J. P., Ngwira, B., Tafatatha, T., Crampin, A. C., French, N., & Koole, O. (2016). Determinants of time to antiretroviral treatment initiation and subsequent mortality on treatment in a cohort in rural northern Malawi. AIDS RESEARCH AND THERAPY, 13. doi:10.1186/s12981-016-0110-2

    DOI: 10.1186/s12981-016-0110-2

    Distinct Salmonella Enteritidis lineages associated with enterocolitis in high-income settings and invasive disease in low-income settings (Journal article)

    Feasey, N. A., Hadfield, J., Keddy, K. H., Dallman, T. J., Jacobs, J., Deng, X., . . . Thomson, N. R. (2016). Distinct Salmonella Enteritidis lineages associated with enterocolitis in high-income settings and invasive disease in low-income settings. NATURE GENETICS, 48(10), 1211-1217. doi:10.1038/ng.3644

    DOI: 10.1038/ng.3644

    Group B streptococcus vaccination in pregnant women with or without HIV in Africa: a non-randomised phase 2, open-label, multicentre trial (Journal article)

    Heyderman, R. S., Madhi, S. A., French, N., Cutland, C., Ngwira, B., Kayambo, D., . . . Dull, P. M. (2016). Group B streptococcus vaccination in pregnant women with or without HIV in Africa: a non-randomised phase 2, open-label, multicentre trial. LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 16(5), 546-555. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00484-3

    DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00484-3

    Impact of HIV on the burden and severity of influenza illness in adults in Malawi: a cohort and case-control study (Conference Paper)

    Ho, A., Aston, S., Jary, H., Mitchell, T., Alaerts, M., Menyere, M., . . . French, N. (2016). Impact of HIV on the burden and severity of influenza illness in adults in Malawi: a cohort and case-control study. In LANCET Vol. 387 (pp. 51). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    In-season and out-of-season variation of rotavirus genotype distribution and age of infection across 12 European countries before the introduction of routine vaccination, 2007/08 to 2012/13 (Journal article)

    Hungerford, D., Vivancos, R., Read, J. M., Pitzer, V. E., Cunliffe, N., French, N., . . . Members, E. N. (2016). In-season and out-of-season variation of rotavirus genotype distribution and age of infection across 12 European countries before the introduction of routine vaccination, 2007/08 to 2012/13. EUROSURVEILLANCE, 21(2), 18-29. doi:10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.2.30106

    DOI: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.2.30106

    Inflammatory arthritis in HIV positive patients: A practical guide (Journal article)

    Adizie, T., Moots, R. J., Hodkinson, B., French, N., & Adebajo, A. O. (2016). Inflammatory arthritis in HIV positive patients: A practical guide. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 16. doi:10.1186/s12879-016-1389-2

    DOI: 10.1186/s12879-016-1389-2

    Pneumococcal Acquisition Among Infants Exposed to HIV in Rural Malawi: A Longitudinal Household Study (Journal article)

    Heinsbroek, E., Tafatatha, T., Chisambo, C., Phiri, A., Mwiba, O., Ngwira, B., . . . French, N. (2016). Pneumococcal Acquisition Among Infants Exposed to HIV in Rural Malawi: A Longitudinal Household Study. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, 183(1), 70-78. doi:10.1093/aje/kwv134

    DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwv134

    Pneumococcal carriage in households in Karonga District, Malawi, before and after introduction of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Heinsbroek, E., Tafatatha, T., Phiri, A., Swarthout, T. D., Alaerts, M., Crampin, A. C., . . . French, N. (2018). Pneumococcal carriage in households in Karonga District, Malawi, before and after introduction of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccination. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.10.021

    Population Impact and Effectiveness of Monovalent Rotavirus Vaccination in Urban Malawian Children 3 Years After Vaccine Introduction: Ecological and Case-Control Analyses (Journal article)

    Bar-Zeev, N., Jere, K. C., Bennett, A., Pollock, L., Tate, J. E., Nakagomi, O., . . . Consortium, M. V. A. C. S. U. R. V. (2016). Population Impact and Effectiveness of Monovalent Rotavirus Vaccination in Urban Malawian Children 3 Years After Vaccine Introduction: Ecological and Case-Control Analyses. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 62, S213-S219. doi:10.1093/cid/civ1183

    DOI: 10.1093/cid/civ1183

    Predictors of Uptake and Timeliness of Newly Introduced Pneumococcal and Rotavirus Vaccines, and of Measles Vaccine in Rural Malawi: A Population Cohort Study (Journal article)

    Mvula, H., Heinsbroek, E., Chihana, M., Crampin, A. C., Kabuluzi, S., Chirwa, G., . . . Consortium, V. (2016). Predictors of Uptake and Timeliness of Newly Introduced Pneumococcal and Rotavirus Vaccines, and of Measles Vaccine in Rural Malawi: A Population Cohort Study. PLOS ONE, 11(5). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0154997

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154997

    Recombination in Streptococcus pneumoniae Lineages Increase with Carriage Duration and Size of the Polysaccharide Capsule (Journal article)

    Chaguza, C., Andam, C. P., Harris, S. R., Cornick, J. E., Yang, M., Bricio-Moreno, L., . . . Hanage, W. P. (2016). Recombination in Streptococcus pneumoniae Lineages Increase with Carriage Duration and Size of the Polysaccharide Capsule. MBIO, 7(5). doi:10.1128/mBio.01053-16

    DOI: 10.1128/mBio.01053-16

    Respiratory Virus-Associated Severe Acute Respiratory Illness and Viral Clustering in Malawian Children in a Setting With a High Prevalence of HIV Infection, Malaria, and Malnutrition (Journal article)

    Peterson, I., Bar-Zeev, N., Kennedy, N., Ho, A., Newberry, L., SanJoaquin, M. A., . . . Heyderman, R. S. (2016). Respiratory Virus-Associated Severe Acute Respiratory Illness and Viral Clustering in Malawian Children in a Setting With a High Prevalence of HIV Infection, Malaria, and Malnutrition. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 214(11), 1700-1711. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiw426

    DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jiw426

    The impact of HIV infection on the burden and severity of influenza illness in Malawian adults (Thesis / Dissertation)

    Ho, A., Aston, S., Jary, H., Alaerts, M., Menyere, M., Mallewa, J., . . . Heyderman, R. (2016). The impact of HIV infection on the burden and severity of influenza illness in Malawian adults. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2016.02.107

    Understanding pneumococcal serotype 1 biology through population genomic analysis (Journal article)

    Chaguza, C., Cornick, J. E., Harris, S. R., Andam, C. P., Bricio-Moreno, L., Yang, M., . . . Consortium, P. (2016). Understanding pneumococcal serotype 1 biology through population genomic analysis. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 16. doi:10.1186/s12879-016-1987-z

    DOI: 10.1186/s12879-016-1987-z

    2015

    An Assessment of Childbearing Preferences in Northern Malawi (Journal article)

    Machiyama, K., Baschieri, A., Dube, A., Crampin, A. C., Glynn, J. R., French, N., & Cleland, J. (2015). An Assessment of Childbearing Preferences in Northern Malawi. STUDIES IN FAMILY PLANNING, 46(2), 161-176. doi:10.1111/j.1728-4465.2015.00022.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1728-4465.2015.00022.x

    Comparative Genomic Analysis of Meningitis- and Bacteremia-Causing Pneumococci Identifies a Common Core Genome (Journal article)

    Kulohoma, B. W., Cornick, J. E., Chaguza, C., Yalcin, F., Harris, S. R., Gray, K. J., . . . Heyderman, R. S. (2015). Comparative Genomic Analysis of Meningitis- and Bacteremia-Causing Pneumococci Identifies a Common Core Genome. INFECTION AND IMMUNITY, 83(10), 4165-4173. doi:10.1128/IAI.00814-15

    DOI: 10.1128/IAI.00814-15

    Comparative Genomic Analysis of Meningitis- and Bacteremia-Causing Pneumococci Identifies a Common Core Genome (vol 83, pg 4165, 2015) (Journal article)

    Kulohoma, B. W., Cornick, J. E., Chaguza, C., Yalcin, F., Harris, S. R., Gray, K. J., . . . Heyderman, R. S. (2015). Comparative Genomic Analysis of Meningitis- and Bacteremia-Causing Pneumococci Identifies a Common Core Genome (vol 83, pg 4165, 2015). INFECTION AND IMMUNITY, 83(12), 4896. doi:10.1128/IAI.01156-15

    DOI: 10.1128/IAI.01156-15

    Comparison of Binax NOW urine antigen test and pneumococcal DNA assay using qPCR before and after nasopharyngeal swabbing in healthy Malawian children (Journal article)

    Carrol, E. D., Lees, E. A., Ho, D. K., Guiver, M., Mankhambo, L. A., & French, N. (2015). Comparison of Binax NOW urine antigen test and pneumococcal DNA assay using qPCR before and after nasopharyngeal swabbing in healthy Malawian children. New Microbes New. doi:10.1016/j.nmni.2015.08.001

    DOI: 10.1016/j.nmni.2015.08.001

    Comparison of Binax NOW urine antigen test and pneumococcal DNA assay using qPCR before and after nasopharyngeal swabbing in healthy Malawian children. (Journal article)

    Lees, E. A., Ho, D. K. K., Guiver, M., Mankhambo, L. A., French, N., & Carrol, E. D. (2015). Comparison of Binax NOW urine antigen test and pneumococcal DNA assay using qPCR before and after nasopharyngeal swabbing in healthy Malawian children.. New microbes and new infections, 8, 4-6. doi:10.1016/j.nmni.2015.08.001

    DOI: 10.1016/j.nmni.2015.08.001

    Determination of a Viral Load Threshold To Distinguish Symptomatic versus Asymptomatic Rotavirus Infection in a High-Disease-Burden African Population (Journal article)

    Bennett, A., Bar-Zeev, N., Jere, K. C., Tate, J. E., Parashar, U. D., Nakagomi, O., . . . Cunliffe, N. A. (2015). Determination of a Viral Load Threshold To Distinguish Symptomatic versus Asymptomatic Rotavirus Infection in a High-Disease-Burden African Population. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 53(6), 1951-1954. doi:10.1128/JCM.00875-15

    DOI: 10.1128/JCM.00875-15

    Early impact of rotavirus vaccination in a large paediatric hospital in the UK (Journal article)

    Hungerford, D., Read, J. M., Cooke, R. P. D., Vivancos, R., Iturriza-Gomara, M., Allen, D. J., . . . Cunliffe, N. (2016). Early impact of rotavirus vaccination in a large paediatric hospital in the UK. JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, 93(2), 117-120. doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2015.12.010

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jhin.2015.12.010

    Effectiveness of a monovalent rotavirus vaccine in infants in Malawi after programmatic roll-out: an observational and case-control study (Journal article)

    Bar-Zen, N., Kapanda, L., Tate, J. E., Jere, K. C., Iturriza-Gomara, M., Nakagomi, O., . . . Consortium, V. (2015). Effectiveness of a monovalent rotavirus vaccine in infants in Malawi after programmatic roll-out: an observational and case-control study. LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 15(4), 422-428. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(14)71060-6

    DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(14)71060-6

    High multiple carriage and emergence of Streptococcus pneumoniae vaccine serotype variants in Malawian children (Journal article)

    Kamng'ona, A. W., Hinds, J., Bar-Zeev, N., Gould, K. A., Chaguza, C., Msefula, C., . . . Everett, D. B. (2015). High multiple carriage and emergence of Streptococcus pneumoniae vaccine serotype variants in Malawian children. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 15. doi:10.1186/s12879-015-0980-2

    DOI: 10.1186/s12879-015-0980-2

    Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Antiretroviral Therapy and Markers of Lymphatic Filariasis Infection: A Cross-sectional Study in Rural Northern Malawi (Journal article)

    Tafatatha, T., Taegtmeyer, M., Ngwira, B., Phiri, A., Kondowe, M., Piston, W., . . . French, N. (2015). Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Antiretroviral Therapy and Markers of Lymphatic Filariasis Infection: A Cross-sectional Study in Rural Northern Malawi. PLOS NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES, 9(6). doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003825

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003825

    MODIFICATION OF ADULT PNEUMOCOCCAL CARRIAGE BY VACCINATION: EFFECT OF 7-CONJUGATE VACCINE ON CARRIAGE IN MALAWIAN ADULTS, RESULTS FROM A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL (Conference Paper)

    Aberdein, J., Heyderman, R., Gordon, S., Longwe, H., Mdezo, T., Aleerts, M., & French, N. (2015). MODIFICATION OF ADULT PNEUMOCOCCAL CARRIAGE BY VACCINATION: EFFECT OF 7-CONJUGATE VACCINE ON CARRIAGE IN MALAWIAN ADULTS, RESULTS FROM A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL. In JOURNAL OF INFECTION Vol. 71 (pp. 687). doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2015.09.030

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2015.09.030

    Maternal HIV Status Associated With Under-Five Mortality in Rural Northern Malawi: A Prospective Cohort Study (Journal article)

    Chihana, M. L., Price, A., Floyd, S., Mboma, S., Mvula, H., Branson, K., . . . Glynn, J. R. (2015). Maternal HIV Status Associated With Under-Five Mortality in Rural Northern Malawi: A Prospective Cohort Study. JAIDS-JOURNAL OF ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROMES, 68(1), 81-90. doi:10.1097/QAI.0000000000000405

    DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000405

    Methodological challenges in measuring vaccine effectiveness using population cohorts in low resource settings (Journal article)

    King, C., Beard, J., Crampin, A. C., Costello, A., Mwansambo, C., Cunliffe, N. A., . . . Consortium, V. (2015). Methodological challenges in measuring vaccine effectiveness using population cohorts in low resource settings. VACCINE, 33(38), 4748-4755. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.07.062

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.07.062

    Methods and challenges in measuring the impact of national pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccine introduction on morbidity and mortality in Malawi (Journal article)

    Bar-Zeev, N., Kapanda, L., King, C., Beard, J., Phiri, T., Mvula, H., . . . Consortium, V. (2015). Methods and challenges in measuring the impact of national pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccine introduction on morbidity and mortality in Malawi. VACCINE, 33(23), 2637-2645. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.04.053

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.04.053

    Minimum Incidence of Adult Invasive Pneumococcal Disease in Blantyre, Malawi an Urban African Setting: A Hospital Based Prospective Cohort Study (Journal article)

    Bar-Zeev, N., Mtunthama, N., Gordon, S. B., Mwafulirwa, G., & French, N. (2015). Minimum Incidence of Adult Invasive Pneumococcal Disease in Blantyre, Malawi an Urban African Setting: A Hospital Based Prospective Cohort Study. PLOS ONE, 10(6). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0128738

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0128738

    Persisting high prevalence of pneumococcal carriage among HIV-infected adults receiving antiretroviral therapy in Malawi: a cohort study (Journal article)

    Heinsbroek, E., Tafatatha, T., Phiri, A., Ngwira, B., Crampin, A. C., Read, J. M., & French, N. (2015). Persisting high prevalence of pneumococcal carriage among HIV-infected adults receiving antiretroviral therapy in Malawi: a cohort study. AIDS, 29(14), 1837-1844. doi:10.1097/QAD.0000000000000755

    DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000755

    Randomised controlled clinical trial of increased dose and frequency of albendazole and ivermectin on Wuchereria bancrofti microfilarial clearance in northern Malawi (Journal article)

    Tafatatha, T. T., Ngwira, B. M., Taegtmeyer, M., Phiri, A. J., Wilson, T. P., Banda, L. G., . . . French, N. (2015). Randomised controlled clinical trial of increased dose and frequency of albendazole and ivermectin on Wuchereria bancrofti microfilarial clearance in northern Malawi. TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE, 109(6), 393-399. doi:10.1093/trstmh/trv027

    DOI: 10.1093/trstmh/trv027

    Region-specific diversification of the highly virulent serotype 1 Streptococcus pneumoniae (Journal article)

    Cornick, J. E., Chaguza, C., Harris, S. R., Yalcin, F., Senghore, M., Kiran, A. M., . . . Consortium, P. (2015). Region-specific diversification of the highly virulent serotype 1 Streptococcus pneumoniae. MICROBIAL GENOMICS, 1(2). doi:10.1099/mgen.0.000027

    DOI: 10.1099/mgen.0.000027

    THE IMPACT OF HIV ON THE BURDEN AND SEVERITY OF INFLUENZA ILLNESS IN MALAWIAN ADULTS: THE BASH-FLU STUDY (Journal article)

    Ho, A., Aston, S. J., Mitchell, T., Alaerts, M., Menyere, M., Mallewa, J., . . . French, N. (2015). THE IMPACT OF HIV ON THE BURDEN AND SEVERITY OF INFLUENZA ILLNESS IN MALAWIAN ADULTS: THE BASH-FLU STUDY. JOURNAL OF INFECTION, 71(6), 687-688. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2015.09.030

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2015.09.030

    The Population Effect of ARTon Mortality during an Eight year Period of Decentralised ART Care in Malawi; Rates in those Accessing ART and those not Accessing ART. (Conference Paper)

    Price, A., Chihana, M., Kayuni, N., Glynn, J. R., Mzembe, T., Slaymaker, E., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2015). The Population Effect of ARTon Mortality during an Eight year Period of Decentralised ART Care in Malawi; Rates in those Accessing ART and those not Accessing ART.. In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY Vol. 44 (pp. 28). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    2014

    A Reduction in Adult Blood Stream Infection and Case Fatality at a Large African Hospital following Antiretroviral Therapy Roll-Out (Journal article)

    Feasey, N. A., Houston, A., Mukaka, M., Komrower, D., Mwalukomo, T., Tenthani, L., . . . Heyderman, R. S. (2014). A Reduction in Adult Blood Stream Infection and Case Fatality at a Large African Hospital following Antiretroviral Therapy Roll-Out. PLOS ONE, 9(3). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0092226

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0092226

    Association between influenza and pneumococcal carriage in patients with severe acute respiratory infection in Malawi (Journal article)

    Ho, A., Everett, D., Menyere, M., Chilombe, M., Mallewa, J., Heyderman, R., & French, N. (2014). Association between influenza and pneumococcal carriage in patients with severe acute respiratory infection in Malawi. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 21, 265. doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2014.03.972

    DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.03.972

    Bacterial Meningitis in Malawian Adults, Adolescents, and Children During the Era of Antiretroviral Scale-up and Haemophilus influenzae Type b Vaccination, 2000-2012 (Journal article)

    Wall, E. C., Everett, D. B., Mukaka, M., Bar-Zeev, N., Feasey, N., Jahn, A., . . . Heyderman, R. S. (2014). Bacterial Meningitis in Malawian Adults, Adolescents, and Children During the Era of Antiretroviral Scale-up and Haemophilus influenzae Type b Vaccination, 2000-2012. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 58(10), E137-E145. doi:10.1093/cid/ciu057

    DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciu057

    Coreceptor Usage, Diversity, and Divergence in Drug-Naive and Drug-Exposed Individuals from Malawi, Infected with HIV-1 Subtype C for More Than 20 Years (Journal article)

    Seager, I., Travers, S. A., Leeson, M. D., Crampin, A. C., French, N., Glynn, J. R., & McCormack, G. P. (2014). Coreceptor Usage, Diversity, and Divergence in Drug-Naive and Drug-Exposed Individuals from Malawi, Infected with HIV-1 Subtype C for More Than 20 Years. AIDS RESEARCH AND HUMAN RETROVIRUSES, 30(10), 975-983. doi:10.1089/aid.2013.0240

    DOI: 10.1089/aid.2013.0240

    Diagnosis of Childhood Tuberculosis and Host RNA Expression in Africa (Journal article)

    Anderson, S. T., Kaforou, M., Brent, A. J., Wright, V. J., Banwell, C. M., Chagaluka, G., . . . Grp, K. I. D. S. T. B. S. (2014). Diagnosis of Childhood Tuberculosis and Host RNA Expression in Africa. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 370(18), 1712-1723. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1303657

    DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1303657

    Differential gene expression of activating Fcγ receptor classifies active tuberculosis regardless of human immunodeficiency virus status or ethnicity. (Journal article)

    Sutherland, J. S., Loxton, A. G., Haks, M. C., Kassa, D., Ambrose, L., Lee, J. -S., . . . GCGH Biomarkers for TB consortium. (2014). Differential gene expression of activating Fcγ receptor classifies active tuberculosis regardless of human immunodeficiency virus status or ethnicity.. Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 20(4), O230-O238. doi:10.1111/1469-0691.12383

    DOI: 10.1111/1469-0691.12383

    Ecological assessment of the direct and indirect effects of routine rotavirus vaccination in Merseyside, UK using data from multiple health systems: a study protocol (Journal article)

    Hungerford, D., Vivancos, R., French, N., Iturriza-Gomara, M., & Cunliffe, N. (2014). Ecological assessment of the direct and indirect effects of routine rotavirus vaccination in Merseyside, UK using data from multiple health systems: a study protocol. BMJ OPEN, 4(11). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006161

    DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006161

    Identification of Immunological Biomarkers Which May Differentiate Latent Tuberculosis from Exposure to Environmental Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Children (Journal article)

    Hur, Y. -G., Crampin, A. C., Chisambo, C., Kanyika, J., Houben, R., Ndhlovu, R., . . . Gorak-Stolinska, P. (2014). Identification of Immunological Biomarkers Which May Differentiate Latent Tuberculosis from Exposure to Environmental Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Children. CLINICAL AND VACCINE IMMUNOLOGY, 21(2), 133-142. doi:10.1128/CVI.00620-13

    DOI: 10.1128/CVI.00620-13

    THE CHANGING FACE OF STREPTOCOCCAL DISEASE: A MUSCULOSKELETAL PERSPECTIVE (RHEUMATIC FEVER, NECROTIZING FASCIITIS, JOINT SEPSIS) (Conference Paper)

    French, N. (2014). THE CHANGING FACE OF STREPTOCOCCAL DISEASE: A MUSCULOSKELETAL PERSPECTIVE (RHEUMATIC FEVER, NECROTIZING FASCIITIS, JOINT SEPSIS). In RHEUMATOLOGY Vol. 53 (pp. 11). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

    The effect of HIV and antiretroviral therapy on characteristics of pulmonary tuberculosis in northern Malawi: a cross-sectional study (Journal article)

    Munthali, L., Khan, P. Y., Mwaungulu, N. J., Chilongo, F., Floyd, S., Kayange, M., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2014). The effect of HIV and antiretroviral therapy on characteristics of pulmonary tuberculosis in northern Malawi: a cross-sectional study. BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 14. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-14-107

    DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-107

    2013

    Characterizing the emergence and persistence of drug resistant mutations in HIV-1 subtype C infections using 454 ultra deep pyrosequencing. (Journal article)

    Bansode, V., McCormack, G. P., Crampin, A. C., Ngwira, B., Shrestha, R. K., French, N., . . . Travers, S. A. (2013). Characterizing the emergence and persistence of drug resistant mutations in HIV-1 subtype C infections using 454 ultra deep pyrosequencing.. BMC infectious diseases, 13, 52. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-52

    DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-13-52

    Control of (multi)drug resistance and tuberculosis incidence over 23 years in the context of a well-supported tuberculosis programme in rural Malawi. (Journal article)

    Mboma, S. M., Houben, R. M. G. J., Glynn, J. R., Sichali, L., Drobniewski, F., Mpunga, J., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2013). Control of (multi)drug resistance and tuberculosis incidence over 23 years in the context of a well-supported tuberculosis programme in rural Malawi.. PloS one, 8(3), e58192. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0058192

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0058192

    Detection of tuberculosis in HIV-infected and -uninfected African adults using whole blood RNA expression signatures: a case-control study. (Journal article)

    Kaforou, M., Wright, V. J., Oni, T., French, N., Anderson, S. T., Bangani, N., . . . Levin, M. (2013). Detection of tuberculosis in HIV-infected and -uninfected African adults using whole blood RNA expression signatures: a case-control study.. PLoS medicine, 10(10), e1001538. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001538

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001538

    High Mortality amongst Adolescents and Adults with Bacterial Meningitis in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Analysis of 715 Cases from Malawi (Journal article)

    Wall, E. C., Cartwright, K., Scarborough, M., Ajdukiewicz, K. M., Goodson, P., Mwambene, J., . . . Lalloo, D. G. (2013). High Mortality amongst Adolescents and Adults with Bacterial Meningitis in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Analysis of 715 Cases from Malawi. PLOS ONE, 8(7). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069783

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0069783

    Neurological infections: something for everyone (Journal article)

    Solomon, T., & French, N. (2013). Neurological infections: something for everyone. LANCET NEUROLOGY, 12(1), 20-22. doi:10.1016/S1474-4422(12)70308-3

    DOI: 10.1016/S1474-4422(12)70308-3

    Pneumococcal Disease (Chapter)

    French, N. (2013). Pneumococcal Disease. In Manson's Tropical Diseases: Twenty-Third Edition (pp. 349-360). doi:10.1016/B978-0-7020-5101-2.00027-3

    DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-7020-5101-2.00027-3

    Reproductive preferences and contraceptive use: a comparison of monogamous and polygamous couples in northern Malawi. (Journal article)

    Baschieri, A., Cleland, J., Floyd, S., Dube, A., Msona, A., Molesworth, A., . . . French, N. (2013). Reproductive preferences and contraceptive use: a comparison of monogamous and polygamous couples in northern Malawi.. Journal of biosocial science, 45(2), 145-166. doi:10.1017/S0021932012000569

    DOI: 10.1017/S0021932012000569

    The alveolar microenvironment of patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus does not modify alveolar macrophage interactions with Streptococcus pneumoniae. (Journal article)

    Gordon, S. B., Jagoe, R. T., Jarman, E. R., North, J. C., Pridmore, A., Musaya, J., . . . Read, R. C. (2013). The alveolar microenvironment of patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus does not modify alveolar macrophage interactions with Streptococcus pneumoniae.. Clinical and vaccine immunology : CVI, 20(6), 882-891. doi:10.1128/CVI.00582-12

    DOI: 10.1128/CVI.00582-12

    2012

    Adult mortality and probable cause of death in rural northern Malawi in the era of HIV treatment. (Journal article)

    Chihana, M., Floyd, S., Molesworth, A., Crampin, A. C., Kayuni, N., Price, A., . . . French, N. (2012). Adult mortality and probable cause of death in rural northern Malawi in the era of HIV treatment.. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH, 17(8), e74-e83. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.02929.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.02929.x

    Fertility intentions and use of contraception among monogamous couples in northern Malawi in the context of HIV testing: a cross-sectional analysis. (Journal article)

    Dube, A. L. N., Baschieri, A., Cleland, J., Floyd, S., Molesworth, A., Parrott, F., . . . Glynn, J. R. (2012). Fertility intentions and use of contraception among monogamous couples in northern Malawi in the context of HIV testing: a cross-sectional analysis.. PloS one, 7(12), e51861. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0051861

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0051861

    Genetic characterisation of Malawian pneumococci prior to the roll-out of the PCV13 vaccine using a high-throughput whole genome sequencing approach. (Journal article)

    Everett, D. B., Cornick, J., Denis, B., Chewapreecha, C., Croucher, N., Harris, S., . . . Bentley, S. D. (2012). Genetic characterisation of Malawian pneumococci prior to the roll-out of the PCV13 vaccine using a high-throughput whole genome sequencing approach.. PloS one, 7(9), e44250. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0044250

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044250

    HIV type 1 mutational patterns in HIV type 1 subtype C-infected long-term survivors in Karonga District Malawi: further analysis and correction. (Journal article)

    Seager, I., Leeson, M. D., Crampin, A. C., Mulawa, D., French, N., Glynn, J. R., . . . McCormack, G. P. (2012). HIV type 1 mutational patterns in HIV type 1 subtype C-infected long-term survivors in Karonga District Malawi: further analysis and correction.. AIDS research and human retroviruses, 28(3), 308-313. doi:10.1089/aid.2011.0168

    DOI: 10.1089/aid.2011.0168

    Measuring concurrency: an empirical study of different methods in a large population-based survey and evaluation of the UNAIDS guidelines. (Journal article)

    Glynn, J. R., Dube, A., Kayuni, N., Floyd, S., Molesworth, A., Parrott, F., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2012). Measuring concurrency: an empirical study of different methods in a large population-based survey and evaluation of the UNAIDS guidelines.. AIDS (London, England), 26(8), 977-985. doi:10.1097/qad.0b013e328350fc1f

    DOI: 10.1097/qad.0b013e328350fc1f

    Monitoring the impact of decentralised chronic care services on patient travel time in rural Africa--methods and results in Northern Malawi. (Journal article)

    Houben, R. M. G. J., Van Boeckel, T. P., Mwinuka, V., Mzumara, P., Branson, K., Linard, C., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2012). Monitoring the impact of decentralised chronic care services on patient travel time in rural Africa--methods and results in Northern Malawi.. International journal of health geographics, 11, 49. doi:10.1186/1476-072X-11-49

    DOI: 10.1186/1476-072X-11-49

    Profile: the Karonga Health and Demographic Surveillance System. (Journal article)

    Crampin, A. C., Dube, A., Mboma, S., Price, A., Chihana, M., Jahn, A., . . . Zaba, B. (2012). Profile: the Karonga Health and Demographic Surveillance System.. International journal of epidemiology, 41(3), 676-685. doi:10.1093/ije/dys088

    DOI: 10.1093/ije/dys088

    The effect of antiretroviral therapy provision on all-cause, AIDS and non-AIDS mortality at the population level--a comparative analysis of data from four settings in Southern and East Africa. (Journal article)

    Floyd, S., Marston, M., Baisley, K., Wringe, A., Herbst, K., Chihana, M., . . . Zaba, B. (2012). The effect of antiretroviral therapy provision on all-cause, AIDS and non-AIDS mortality at the population level--a comparative analysis of data from four settings in Southern and East Africa.. Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH, 17(8), e84-e93. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.03032.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.03032.x

    The impact of HIV and ART on recurrent tuberculosis in a sub-Saharan setting. (Journal article)

    Houben, R. M. G. J., Glynn, J. R., Mboma, S., Mzemba, T., Mwaungulu, N. J., Mwaungulu, L., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2012). The impact of HIV and ART on recurrent tuberculosis in a sub-Saharan setting.. AIDS (London, England), 26(17), 2233-2239. doi:10.1097/qad.0b013e32835958ed

    DOI: 10.1097/qad.0b013e32835958ed

    Underestimation of HIV prevalence in surveys when some people already know their status, and ways to reduce the bias. (Journal article)

    Floyd, S., Molesworth, A., Dube, A., Crampin, A. C., Houben, R., Chihana, M., . . . Glynn, J. R. (2013). Underestimation of HIV prevalence in surveys when some people already know their status, and ways to reduce the bias.. AIDS (London, England), 27(2), 233-242. doi:10.1097/qad.0b013e32835848ab

    DOI: 10.1097/qad.0b013e32835848ab

    Variation in reported neonatal group B streptococcal disease incidence in developing countries. (Journal article)

    Dagnew, A. F., Cunnington, M. C., Dube, Q., Edwards, M. S., French, N., Heyderman, R. S., . . . Clemens, S. A. C. (2012). Variation in reported neonatal group B streptococcal disease incidence in developing countries.. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 55(1), 91-102. doi:10.1093/cid/cis395

    DOI: 10.1093/cid/cis395

    2011

    Assessing the validity of sexual behaviour reports in a whole population survey in rural Malawi. (Journal article)

    Glynn, J. R., Kayuni, N., Banda, E., Parrott, F., Floyd, S., Francis-Chizororo, M., . . . French, N. (2011). Assessing the validity of sexual behaviour reports in a whole population survey in rural Malawi.. PloS one, 6(7), e22840. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0022840

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0022840

    Combining qualitative and quantitative evidence to determine factors leading to late presentation for antiretroviral therapy in Malawi. (Journal article)

    Parrott, F. R., Mwafulirwa, C., Ngwira, B., Nkhwazi, S., Floyd, S., Houben, R. M. G. J., . . . French, N. (2011). Combining qualitative and quantitative evidence to determine factors leading to late presentation for antiretroviral therapy in Malawi.. PloS one, 6(11), e27917. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0027917

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0027917

    Drug resistance mutations in drug-naive HIV type 1 subtype C-infected individuals from rural Malawi. (Journal article)

    Bansode, V., Drebert, Z. J., Travers, S. A. A., Banda, E., Molesworth, A., Crampin, A., . . . McCormack, G. P. (2011). Drug resistance mutations in drug-naive HIV type 1 subtype C-infected individuals from rural Malawi.. AIDS research and human retroviruses, 27(4), 439-444. doi:10.1089/aid.2010.0203

    DOI: 10.1089/aid.2010.0203

    Glycerol adjuvant therapy in adults with bacterial meningitis in a high HIV seroprevalence setting in Malawi: a double-blind, randomised controlled trial (Journal article)

    Ajdukiewicz, K. M. B., Cartwright, K. E., Scarborough, M., Mwambene, J. B., Goodson, P., Molyneux, M. E., . . . Lalloo, D. G. (2011). Glycerol adjuvant therapy in adults with bacterial meningitis in a high HIV seroprevalence setting in Malawi: a double-blind, randomised controlled trial. LANCET INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 11(4), 293-300. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(10)70317-0

    DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(10)70317-0

    Group B streptococcus and HIV infection in pregnant women, Malawi, 2008-2010 (Journal article)

    Gray, K. J., Kafulafula, G., Matemba, M., Kamdolozi, M., Membe, G., & French, N. (2011). Group B streptococcus and HIV infection in pregnant women, Malawi, 2008-2010. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17(10), 1932-1935. doi:10.3201/eid1710.102008

    DOI: 10.3201/eid1710.102008

    Normal Range of CD4 Cell Counts and Temporal Changes in Two HIV Negative Malawian Populations (Journal article)

    A.C., C. (2011). Normal Range of CD4 Cell Counts and Temporal Changes in Two HIV Negative Malawian Populations. The Open AIDS Journal, 5(1), 74-79. doi:10.2174/1874613601105010074

    DOI: 10.2174/1874613601105010074

    Reverse transcriptase drug resistance mutations in HIV-1 subtype C infected patients on ART in Karonga District, Malawi (Journal article)

    Bansode, V. B., Travers, S. A., Crampin, A. C., Ngwira, B., French, N., Glynn, J. R., & McCormack, G. P. (2011). Reverse transcriptase drug resistance mutations in HIV-1 subtype C infected patients on ART in Karonga District, Malawi. AIDS Research and Therapy, 8(1), 38. doi:10.1186/1742-6405-8-38

    DOI: 10.1186/1742-6405-8-38

    Ten years of surveillance for invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae during the era of antiretroviral scale-up and cotrimoxazole prophylaxis in Malawi. (Journal article)

    Everett, D. B., Mukaka, M., Denis, B., Gordon, S. B., Carrol, E. D., van Oosterhout, J. J., . . . Heyderman, R. S. (2011). Ten years of surveillance for invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae during the era of antiretroviral scale-up and cotrimoxazole prophylaxis in Malawi.. PloS one, 6(3), e17765. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0017765

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0017765

    The uptake and accuracy of oral kits for HIV self-testing in high HIV prevalence setting: a cross-sectional feasibility study in Blantyre, Malawi. (Journal article)

    Choko, A. T., Desmond, N., Webb, E. L., Chavula, K., Napierala-Mavedzenge, S., Gaydos, C. A., . . . Corbett, E. L. (2011). The uptake and accuracy of oral kits for HIV self-testing in high HIV prevalence setting: a cross-sectional feasibility study in Blantyre, Malawi.. PLoS medicine, 8(10), e1001102. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001102

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001102

    Utilizing a combination of molecular and spatial tools to assess the effect of a public health intervention (Journal article)

    Muellner, P., Marshall, J., Spencer, S., Noble, A., Shadbolt, T., Collins-Emerson, J., . . . French, N. (2011). Utilizing a combination of molecular and spatial tools to assess the effect of a public health intervention. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 102(3), 242-253. doi:10.1016/j.prevetmed.2011.07.011

    DOI: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2011.07.011

    2010

    A trial of a 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in HIV-infected adults (Journal article)

    French, N. (2010). A trial of a 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in HIV-infected adults. New England Journal of Medicine. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa0903029

    DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa0903029

    Age at menarche, schooling, and sexual debut in northern Malawi. (Journal article)

    Glynn, J. R., Kayuni, N., Floyd, S., Banda, E., Francis-Chizororo, M., Tanton, C., . . . French, N. (2010). Age at menarche, schooling, and sexual debut in northern Malawi.. PloS one, 5(12), e15334. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015334

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015334

    Changes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotype families over 20 years in a population-based study in Northern Malawi. (Journal article)

    Glynn, J. R., Alghamdi, S., Mallard, K., McNerney, R., Ndlovu, R., Munthali, L., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2010). Changes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotype families over 20 years in a population-based study in Northern Malawi.. PloS one, 5(8), e12259. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0012259

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0012259

    Characterising B cell numbers and memory B cells in HIV infected and uninfected Malawian adults. (Journal article)

    Longwe, H., Gordon, S., Malamba, R., & French, N. (2010). Characterising B cell numbers and memory B cells in HIV infected and uninfected Malawian adults.. BMC infectious diseases, 10, 280. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-280

    DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-10-280

    Genetic changes during laboratory propagation: copy number At the reticulocyte-binding protein 1 locus of Plasmodium falciparum. (Journal article)

    Nair, S., Nkhoma, S., Nosten, F., Mayxay, M., French, N., Whitworth, J., & Anderson, T. (2010). Genetic changes during laboratory propagation: copy number At the reticulocyte-binding protein 1 locus of Plasmodium falciparum.. Molecular and biochemical parasitology, 172(2), 145-148. doi:10.1016/j.molbiopara.2010.03.015

    DOI: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2010.03.015

    High accuracy of home-based community rapid HIV testing in rural Malawi. (Journal article)

    Molesworth, A. M., Ndhlovu, R., Banda, E., Saul, J., Ngwira, B., Glynn, J. R., . . . French, N. (2010). High accuracy of home-based community rapid HIV testing in rural Malawi.. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), 55(5), 625-630. doi:10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181f98628

    DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181f98628

    Human immunodeficiency virus increases the risk of tuberculosis due to recent re-infection in individuals with latent infection. (Journal article)

    Houben, R. M. G. J., Glynn, J. R., Mallard, K., Sichali, L., Malema, S., Fine, P. E. M., . . . Crampin, A. C. (2010). Human immunodeficiency virus increases the risk of tuberculosis due to recent re-infection in individuals with latent infection.. The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 14(7), 909-915.

    Molecular detection of mixed infections of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains in sputum samples from patients in Karonga District, Malawi. (Journal article)

    Mallard, K., McNerney, R., Crampin, A. C., Houben, R., Ndlovu, R., Munthali, L., . . . Glynn, J. R. (2010). Molecular detection of mixed infections of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains in sputum samples from patients in Karonga District, Malawi.. Journal of clinical microbiology, 48(12), 4512-4518. doi:10.1128/JCM.01683-10

    DOI: 10.1128/JCM.01683-10

    Population-level reduction in adult mortality after extension of free anti-retroviral therapy provision into rural areas in northern Malawi. (Journal article)

    Floyd, S., Molesworth, A., Dube, A., Banda, E., Jahn, A., Mwafulirwa, C., . . . French, N. (2010). Population-level reduction in adult mortality after extension of free anti-retroviral therapy provision into rural areas in northern Malawi.. PloS one, 5(10), e13499. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0013499

    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0013499

    2009

    Domestic smoke exposure is associated with alveolar macrophage particulate load (Journal article)

    Fullerton, D. G., Jere, K., Jambo, K., Kulkarni, N. S., Zijlstra, E. E., Grigg, J., . . . Gordon, S. B. (2009). Domestic smoke exposure is associated with alveolar macrophage particulate load. TROPICAL MEDICINE & INTERNATIONAL HEALTH, 14(3), 349-354. doi:10.1111/j.1365-3156.2009.02230.x

    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2009.02230.x

    Effect of recurrent invasive pneumococcal disease on serum anti-pneumolysin IgG titres in HIV infected adults. (Journal article)

    Etuwewe, O. M., Swann, N., Hollingshead, S., Tolmie, H., Zijlstra, E. E., Faragher, B., . . . Gordon, S. B. (2009). Effect of recurrent invasive pneumococcal disease on serum anti-pneumolysin IgG titres in HIV infected adults.. Vaccine, 27(29), 3881-3884. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.04.026

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.04.026

    HIV and the risk of tuberculosis due to recent transmission over 12 years in Karonga District, Malawi. (Journal article)

    Houben, R. M. G. J., Crampin, A. C., Mallard, K., Mwaungulu, J. N., Yates, M. D., Mwaungulu, F. D., . . . Glynn, J. R. (2009). HIV and the risk of tuberculosis due to recent transmission over 12 years in Karonga District, Malawi.. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 103(12), 1187-1189. doi:10.1016/j.trstmh.2009.03.013

    DOI: 10.1016/j.trstmh.2009.03.013

    Immunogenicity of novel DosR regulon-encoded candidate antigens of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in three high-burden populations in Africa. (Journal article)

    Black, G. F., Thiel, B. A., Ota, M. O., Parida, S. K., Adegbola, R., Boom, W. H., . . . GCGH Biomarkers for TB Consortium. (2009). Immunogenicity of novel DosR regulon-encoded candidate antigens of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in three high-burden populations in Africa.. Clinical and vaccine immunology : CVI, 16(8), 1203-1212. doi:10.1128/CVI.00111-09

    DOI: 10.1128/CVI.00111-09

    Opsonic function of bronchoalveolar lavage IgG after pneumococcal vaccination in HIV-infected and uninfected adults. (Journal article)

    Tam, J. C. H., Grant, N. L., Freire-Moran, L., Tolmie, H., French, N., & Gordon, S. B. (2009). Opsonic function of bronchoalveolar lavage IgG after pneumococcal vaccination in HIV-infected and uninfected adults.. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 123(6), 1420-1421. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2009.02.037

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2009.02.037

    Simple measures are as effective as invasive techniques in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in Malawi. (Journal article)

    Bell, D. J., Dacombe, R., Graham, S. M., Hicks, A., Cohen, D., Chikaonda, T., . . . Gordon, S. B. (2009). Simple measures are as effective as invasive techniques in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in Malawi.. The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 13(1), 99-104.

    2008

    Blood culture collection technique and pneumococcal surveillance in Malawi during the four year period 2003-2006: an observational study. (Journal article)

    Mtunthama, N., Gordon, S. B., Kusimbwe, T., Zijlstra, E. E., Molyneux, M. E., & French, N. (2008). Blood culture collection technique and pneumococcal surveillance in Malawi during the four year period 2003-2006: an observational study.. BMC infectious diseases, 8, 137. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-8-137

    DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-8-137

    Inhaled delivery of 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine does not result in enhanced pulmonary mucosal immunoglobulin responses (Journal article)

    Gordon, S. B., Malamba, R., Mthunthama, N., Jarman, E. R., Jambo, K., Jere, K., . . . French, N. (2008). Inhaled delivery of 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine does not result in enhanced pulmonary mucosal immunoglobulin responses. VACCINE, 26(42), 5400-5406. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.07.082

    DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.07.082

    Malawians permit research bronchoscopy due to perceived need for healthcare (Journal article)

    Mtunthama, N., Malamba, R., French, N., Molyneux, M. E., Zijlstra, E. E., & Gordon, S. B. (2008). Malawians permit research bronchoscopy due to perceived need for healthcare. Journal of Medical Ethics, 34(4), 303-307. doi:10.1136/jme.2007.020461

    DOI: 10.1136/jme.2007.020461

    2007

    AIDS patients have increased surfactant protein D but normal mannose binding lectin levels in lung fluid. (Journal article)

    Jambo, K. C., French, N., Zijlstra, E., & Gordon, S. B. (2007). AIDS patients have increased surfactant protein D but normal mannose binding lectin levels in lung fluid.. Respiratory research, 8, 42. doi:10.1186/1465-9921-8-42

    DOI: 10.1186/1465-9921-8-42

    Corticosteroids for bacterial meningitis in adults in sub-Saharan Africa (Journal article)

    Scarborough, M., Gordon, S. B., Whitty, C. J. M., French, N., Njalale, Y., Chitani, A., . . . Zijlstra, E. E. (2007). Corticosteroids for bacterial meningitis in adults in sub-Saharan Africa. NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, 357(24), 2441-2450. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa065711

    DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa065711

    Invasive group B streptococcal infection in infants, Malawi. (Journal article)

    Gray, K. J., Bennett, S. L., French, N., Phiri, A. J., & Graham, S. M. (2007). Invasive group B streptococcal infection in infants, Malawi.. Emerging infectious diseases, 13(2), 223-229. doi:10.3201/eid1302.060680

    DOI: 10.3201/eid1302.060680

    Lung fluid immunoglobulin from HIV-infected subjects has impaired opsonic function against pneumococci. (Journal article)

    Eagan, R., Twigg, H. L., French, N., Musaya, J., Day, R. B., Zijlstra, E. E., . . . Gordon, S. B. (2007). Lung fluid immunoglobulin from HIV-infected subjects has impaired opsonic function against pneumococci.. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 44(12), 1632-1638. doi:10.1086/518133

    DOI: 10.1086/518133

    Malawians permit research bronchoscopy due to perceived need for healthcare. (Journal article)

    Mtunthama, N., Malamba, R., French, N., Molyneux, M. E., Zijlstra, E. E., & Gordon, S. B. (2008). Malawians permit research bronchoscopy due to perceived need for healthcare.. Journal of medical ethics, 34(4), 303-307. doi:10.1136/jme.2007.020461

    DOI: 10.1136/jme.2007.020461

    Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is immunogenic in lung fluid of HIV-infected and immunocompetent adults. (Journal article)

    Gordon, S. B., Kayhty, H., Molyneux, M. E., Haikala, R., Nurkka, A., Musaya, J., . . . French, N. (2007). Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is immunogenic in lung fluid of HIV-infected and immunocompetent adults.. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 120(1), 208-210. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2007.03.050

    DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2007.03.050

    UK doctors are already put off by changes in training. (Journal article)

    Molyneux, M. (2007). UK doctors are already put off by changes in training.. BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 334(7596), 709-710. doi:10.1136/bmj.39169.916296.1F

    DOI: 10.1136/bmj.39169.916296.1F

    2006

    A polymorphism that reduces RANTES expression is associated with protection from death in HIV-seropositive Ugandans with advanced disease. (Journal article)

    Cooke, G. S., Tosh, K., Ramaley, P. A., Kaleebu, P., Zhuang, J., Nakiyingi, J. S., . . . Hill, A. V. S. (2006). A polymorphism that reduces RANTES expression is associated with protection from death in HIV-seropositive Ugandans with advanced disease.. The Journal of infectious diseases, 194(5), 666-669. doi:10.1086/505875

    DOI: 10.1086/505875

    Feasibility and effectiveness of cotrimoxazole prophylaxis for HIV-1-infected adults attending an HIV/AIDS clinic in Uganda. (Journal article)

    Watera, C., Todd, J., Muwonge, R., Whitworth, J., Nakiyingi-Miiro, J., Brink, A., . . . Mermin, J. (2006). Feasibility and effectiveness of cotrimoxazole prophylaxis for HIV-1-infected adults attending an HIV/AIDS clinic in Uganda.. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), 42(3), 373-378. doi:10.1097/01.qai.0000221679.14445.1b

    DOI: 10.1097/01.qai.0000221679.14445.1b

    Grey nails predict low CD4 cell count among untreated patients with HIV infection in Malawi. (Journal article)

    Scarborough, M., Gordon, S. B., French, N., Phiri, C., Musaya, J., & Zijlstra, E. E. (2006). Grey nails predict low CD4 cell count among untreated patients with HIV infection in Malawi.. AIDS (London, England), 20(10), 1415-1417. doi:10.1097/01.aids.0000233575.26349.cc

    DOI: 10.1097/01.aids.0000233575.26349.cc

    Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in developing countries. (Journal article)

    French, N., Kaleebu, P., Pisani, E., & Whitworth, J. A. (2006). Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in developing countries.. Annals of tropical medicine and parasitology, 100(5-6), 433-454. doi:10.1179/136485906x97390

    DOI: 10.1179/136485906x97390

    Identification and characterization of ceftriaxone resistance and extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Malawian bacteraemic Enterobacteriaceae. (Journal article)

    Gray, K. J., Wilson, L. K., Phiri, A., Corkill, J. E., French, N., & Hart, C. A. (2006). Identification and characterization of ceftriaxone resistance and extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Malawian bacteraemic Enterobacteriaceae.. The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 57(4), 661-665. doi:10.1093/jac/dkl037

    DOI: 10.1093/jac/dkl037

    Interactions between HIV and malaria in non-pregnant adults: evidence and implications. (Journal article)

    Hewitt, K., Steketee, R., Mwapasa, V., Whitworth, J., & French, N. (2006). Interactions between HIV and malaria in non-pregnant adults: evidence and implications.. AIDS (London, England), 20(16), 1993-2004. doi:10.1097/01.aids.0000247572.95880.92

    DOI: 10.1097/01.aids.0000247572.95880.92

    2005

    Conjugate pneumococcal vaccine in HIV-infected Ugandans and the effect of past receipt of polysaccharide vaccine. (Journal article)

    Miiro, G., Kayhty, H., Watera, C., Tolmie, H., Whitworth, J. A. G., Gilks, C. F., & French, N. (2005). Conjugate pneumococcal vaccine in HIV-infected Ugandans and the effect of past receipt of polysaccharide vaccine.. The Journal of infectious diseases, 192(10), 1801-1805. doi:10.1086/497144

    DOI: 10.1086/497144

    Cryptococcus neoformans-reactive and total immunoglobulin profiles of human immunodeficiency virus-infected and uninfected Ugandans. (Journal article)

    Subramaniam, K., French, N., & Pirofski, L. -A. (2005). Cryptococcus neoformans-reactive and total immunoglobulin profiles of human immunodeficiency virus-infected and uninfected Ugandans.. Clinical and diagnostic laboratory immunology, 12(10), 1168-1176. doi:10.1128/CDLI.12.10.1168-1176.2005

    DOI: 10.1128/CDLI.12.10.1168-1176.2005

    Reduced interleukin-8 response to Streptococcus pneumoniae by alveolar macrophages from adults with HIV/AIDS. (Journal article)

    Gordon, S. B., Jarman, E. R., Kanyanda, S., French, N., Pridmore, A. C., Zijlstra, E. E., . . . Read, R. C. (2005). Reduced interleukin-8 response to Streptococcus pneumoniae by alveolar macrophages from adults with HIV/AIDS.. AIDS (London, England), 19(11), 1197-1200. doi:10.1097/01.aids.0000176220.25614.5e

    DOI: 10.1097/01.aids.0000176220.25614.5e

    Should We Develop an Inhaled Anti-pneumococcal Vaccine for Adults? (Journal article)

    Gordon, S., & French, N. (2005). Should We Develop an Inhaled Anti-pneumococcal Vaccine for Adults?. Current Medicinal Chemistry -Anti-Infective Agents, 4(1), 75-89. doi:10.2174/1568012052931269

    DOI: 10.2174/1568012052931269

    2004

    23-Valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in HIV-infected Ugandan adults: 6-year follow-up of a clinical trial cohort. (Journal article)

    Watera, C., Nakiyingi, J., Miiro, G., Muwonge, R., Whitworth, J. A. G., Gilks, C. F., & French, N. (2004). 23-Valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in HIV-infected Ugandan adults: 6-year follow-up of a clinical trial cohort.. AIDS (London, England), 18(8), 1210-1213. doi:10.1097/00002030-200405210-00018

    DOI: 10.1097/00002030-200405210-00018

    A case-control study to investigate serological correlates of clinical failure of 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults. (Journal article)

    French, N., Moore, M., Haikala, R., Kayhty, H., & Gilks, C. F. (2004). A case-control study to investigate serological correlates of clinical failure of 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults.. The Journal of infectious diseases, 190(4), 707-712. doi:10.1086/421911

    DOI: 10.1086/421911

    Bacterial disease in HIV-infection. (Journal article)

    French, N. (2004). Bacterial disease in HIV-infection.. Tropical doctor, 34(4), 193-194. doi:10.1177/004947550403400401

    DOI: 10.1177/004947550403400401

    CD45 variant alleles: possibly increased frequency of a novel exon 4 CD45 polymorphism in HIV seropositive Ugandans. (Journal article)

    Stanton, T., Boxall, S., Bennett, A., Kaleebu, P., Watera, C., Whitworth, J., . . . Tchilian, E. Z. (2004). CD45 variant alleles: possibly increased frequency of a novel exon 4 CD45 polymorphism in HIV seropositive Ugandans.. Immunogenetics, 56(2), 107-110. doi:10.1007/s00251-004-0668-z

    DOI: 10.1007/s00251-004-0668-z

    Cytokine responses and progression to active tuberculosis in HIV-1-infected Ugandans: a prospective study. (Journal article)

    Elliott, A. M., Hodsdon, W. S., Kyosiimire, J., Quigley, M. A., Nakiyingi, J. S., Namujju, P. B., . . . Whitworth, J. A. G. (2004). Cytokine responses and progression to active tuberculosis in HIV-1-infected Ugandans: a prospective study.. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 98(11), 660-670. doi:10.1016/j.trstmh.2004.01.007

    DOI: 10.1016/j.trstmh.2004.01.007

    HIV infection as a cofactor for severe falciparum malaria in adults living in a region of unstable malaria transmission in South Africa. (Journal article)

    Grimwade, K., French, N., Mbatha, D. D., Zungu, D. D., Dedicoat, M., & Gilks, C. F. (2004). HIV infection as a cofactor for severe falciparum malaria in adults living in a region of unstable malaria transmission in South Africa.. AIDS (London, England), 18(3), 547-554. doi:10.1097/00002030-200402200-00023

    DOI: 10.1097/00002030-200402200-00023

    Other bacteria and HIV disease. (Journal article)

    Gray, K. J., & French, N. (2004). Other bacteria and HIV disease.. Tropical doctor, 34(4), 206-208. doi:10.1177/004947550403400407

    DOI: 10.1177/004947550403400407

    Polyuria in association with Plasmodium falciparum malaria in a region of unstable transmission. (Journal article)

    Grimwade, K., French, N., Mthembu, D., & Gilks, C. (2004). Polyuria in association with Plasmodium falciparum malaria in a region of unstable transmission.. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 98(4), 255-260. doi:10.1016/s0035-9203(03)00067-1

    DOI: 10.1016/s0035-9203(03)00067-1

    2003

    Childhood malaria in a region of unstable transmission and high human immunodeficiency virus prevalence. (Journal article)

    Grimwade, K., French, N., Mbatha, D. D., Zungu, D. D., Dedicoat, M., & Gilks, C. F. (2003). Childhood malaria in a region of unstable transmission and high human immunodeficiency virus prevalence.. The Pediatric infectious disease journal, 22(12), 1057-1063. doi:10.1097/01.inf.0000101188.95433.60

    DOI: 10.1097/01.inf.0000101188.95433.60

    Eosinophilia and progression to active tuberculosis in HIV-1-infected Ugandans. (Journal article)

    Elliott, A. M., Kyosiimire, J., Quigley, M. A., Nakiyingi, J., Watera, C., Brown, M., . . . Whitworth, J. A. G. (2003). Eosinophilia and progression to active tuberculosis in HIV-1-infected Ugandans.. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 97(4), 477-480. doi:10.1016/s0035-9203(03)90096-4

    DOI: 10.1016/s0035-9203(03)90096-4

    Use of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccines: no simple answers. (Journal article)

    French, N. (2003). Use of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccines: no simple answers.. The Journal of infection, 46(2), 78-86. doi:10.1053/jinf.2002.1113

    DOI: 10.1053/jinf.2002.1113

    2002

    A CD45 polymorphism associated with abnormal splicing is absent in African populations. (Journal article)

    Tchilian, E. Z., Dawes, R., Ramaley, P. A., Whitworth, J. A., Yuldasheva, N., Wells, R. S., . . . Beverley, P. C. L. (2002). A CD45 polymorphism associated with abnormal splicing is absent in African populations.. Immunogenetics, 53(10-11), 980-983. doi:10.1007/s00251-001-0410-z

    DOI: 10.1007/s00251-001-0410-z

    Cryptococcal infection in a cohort of HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults (Journal article)

    French, N., Gray, K., Watera, C., Nakiyingi, J., Lugada, E., Moore, M., . . . Gilks, C. F. (2002). Cryptococcal infection in a cohort of HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults. AIDS, 16(7), 1031-1038. doi:10.1097/00002030-200205030-00009

    DOI: 10.1097/00002030-200205030-00009

    Cryptococcal infection in a cohort of HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults (Journal article)

    French, N., Gray, K., Watera, C., Nakiyingi, J., Lugada, E., Moore, M., . . . Gilks, C. F. (2002). Cryptococcal infection in a cohort of HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults. AIDS, 16(7), 1031-1038. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11953469

    Diarrhea, CD4 counts and enteric infections in a community-based cohort of HIV-infected adults in Uganda. (Journal article)

    Brink, A. K., Mahé, C., Watera, C., Lugada, E., Gilks, C., Whitworth, J., & French, N. (2002). Diarrhea, CD4 counts and enteric infections in a community-based cohort of HIV-infected adults in Uganda.. The Journal of infection, 45(2), 99-106. doi:10.1053/jinf.2002.1002

    DOI: 10.1053/jinf.2002.1002

    Effect of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) type 1 envelope subtypes A and D on disease progression in a large cohort of HIV-1-positive persons in Uganda. (Journal article)

    Kaleebu, P., French, N., Mahe, C., Yirrell, D., Watera, C., Lyagoba, F., . . . Whitworth, J. (2002). Effect of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) type 1 envelope subtypes A and D on disease progression in a large cohort of HIV-1-positive persons in Uganda.. The Journal of infectious diseases, 185(9), 1244-1250. doi:10.1086/340130

    DOI: 10.1086/340130

    HIV in Africa (Communication arising): Chemokine-receptor genes and AIDS risk (Journal article)

    Ramaley, P. A., French, N., Kaleebu, P., Gilks, C., Whitworth, J., & Hill, A. V. S. (2002). HIV in Africa (Communication arising): Chemokine-receptor genes and AIDS risk. Nature, 417(6885), 140. doi:10.1038/417140a

    DOI: 10.1038/417140a

    Operational assessment of isoniazid prophylaxis in a community AIDS service organisation in Uganda. (Journal article)

    Lugada, E. S., Watera, C., Nakiyingi, J., Elliott, A., Brink, A., Nanyunja, M., . . . Whitworth, J. (2002). Operational assessment of isoniazid prophylaxis in a community AIDS service organisation in Uganda.. The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 6(4), 326-331.

    The radiographic appearance of pneumococcal pneumonia in adults is unaltered by HIV-1-infection in hospitalized Kenyans. (Journal article)

    French, N., Williams, G., Williamson, V., Bhatt, S. M., & Gilks, C. F. (2002). The radiographic appearance of pneumococcal pneumonia in adults is unaltered by HIV-1-infection in hospitalized Kenyans.. AIDS (London, England), 16(15), 2095-2096. doi:10.1097/00002030-200210180-00020

    DOI: 10.1097/00002030-200210180-00020

    2001

    Increasing rates of malarial fever with deteriorating immune status in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults. (Journal article)

    French, N., Nakiyingi, J., Lugada, E., Watera, C., Whitworth, J. A., & Gilks, C. F. (2001). Increasing rates of malarial fever with deteriorating immune status in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults.. AIDS (London, England), 15(7), 899-906. doi:10.1097/00002030-200105040-00010

    DOI: 10.1097/00002030-200105040-00010

    2000

    23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults: double-blind, randomised and placebo controlled trial. (Journal article)

    French, N., Nakiyingi, J., Carpenter, L. M., Lugada, E., Watera, C., Moi, K., . . . Gilks, C. F. (2000). 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults: double-blind, randomised and placebo controlled trial.. Lancet (London, England), 355(9221), 2106-2111. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(00)02377-1

    DOI: 10.1016/s0140-6736(00)02377-1

    An improved algorithm for determining HIV type 1 subtypes in a primary laboratory in Uganda. (Journal article)

    Kaleebu, P., Yirrell, D., French, N., Lyagoba, F., Rutebemberwa, A., Cheingsong-Popov, R., . . . Whitworth, J. (2000). An improved algorithm for determining HIV type 1 subtypes in a primary laboratory in Uganda.. AIDS research and human retroviruses, 16(7), 621-625. doi:10.1089/088922200308846

    DOI: 10.1089/088922200308846

    Cryptococcal Infection in an HIV-positive Ugandan Population (Journal article)

    Lara-Peredo, O., Cuevas, L., French, N., Bailey, J., & Smith, D. (2000). Cryptococcal Infection in an HIV-positive Ugandan Population. Journal of Infection, 41(2), 195. doi:10.1053/jinf.2000.0697

    DOI: 10.1053/jinf.2000.0697

    Infections in AIDS (Journal article)

    Hart, C. A., Beeching, N. J., & Duerden, B. I. (2000). Infections in AIDS. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 49(11), 947-967. doi:10.1099/0022-1317-49-11-947

    DOI: 10.1099/0022-1317-49-11-947

    Microsatellite Markers Reveal a Spectrum of Population Structures in the Malaria Parasite Plasmodium falciparum (Journal article)

    Anderson, T. J. C., Haubold, B., Williams, J. T., Estrada-Franco§, J. G., Richardson, L., Mollinedo, R., . . . Day, K. P. (2000). Microsatellite Markers Reveal a Spectrum of Population Structures in the Malaria Parasite Plasmodium falciparum. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 17(10), 1467-1482. doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.molbev.a026247

    DOI: 10.1093/oxfordjournals.molbev.a026247

    Pneumococcal vaccine and HIV-1 infection. (Journal article)

    Fedson, D. S., & Watson, M. (2000). Pneumococcal vaccine and HIV-1 infection.. Lancet (London, England), 356(9237), 1272-1273. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(05)73873-3

    DOI: 10.1016/s0140-6736(05)73873-3

    Rhodococcus equi and HIV-1 infection in Uganda. (Journal article)

    Gray, K. J., French, N., Lugada, E., Watera, C., & Gilks, C. F. (2000). Rhodococcus equi and HIV-1 infection in Uganda.. The Journal of infection, 41(3), 227-231. doi:10.1053/jinf.2000.0730

    DOI: 10.1053/jinf.2000.0730

    Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene meeting at Manson House, London, 18 March 1999. Fresh from the field: some controversies in tropical medicine and hygiene. HIV and malaria, do they interact? (Journal article)

    French, N., & Gilks, C. F. (2000). Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene meeting at Manson House, London, 18 March 1999. Fresh from the field: some controversies in tropical medicine and hygiene. HIV and malaria, do they interact?. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 94(3), 233-237. doi:10.1016/s0035-9203(00)90301-8

    DOI: 10.1016/s0035-9203(00)90301-8

    1999

    HLA-A, -B, -C, -DRB1, DRB3, DRB4, DRB5 and DQB1 polymorphism detected by PCR-SSP in a semi-urban HIV-positive Ugandan population. (Journal article)

    Krausa, P., McAdam, S., Bunce, M., Whitworth, J., Biryahwaho, B., French, N., . . . Gotch, F. (1999). HLA-A, -B, -C, -DRB1, DRB3, DRB4, DRB5 and DQB1 polymorphism detected by PCR-SSP in a semi-urban HIV-positive Ugandan population.. Experimental and clinical immunogenetics, 16(1), 17-25. doi:10.1159/000019091

    DOI: 10.1159/000019091

    Immunologic and clinical stages in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults are comparable and provide no evidence of rapid progression but poor survival with advanced disease. (Journal article)

    French, N., Mujugira, A., Nakiyingi, J., Mulder, D., Janoff, E. N., & Gilks, C. F. (1999). Immunologic and clinical stages in HIV-1-infected Ugandan adults are comparable and provide no evidence of rapid progression but poor survival with advanced disease.. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999), 22(5), 509-516. doi:10.1097/00126334-199912150-00013

    DOI: 10.1097/00126334-199912150-00013

    Inverse association between BCG immunisation and intestinal nematode infestation among HIV-1-positive individuals in Uganda. (Journal article)

    Elliott, A. M., Nakiyingi, J., Quigley, M. A., French, N., Gilks, C. F., & Whitworth, J. A. (1999). Inverse association between BCG immunisation and intestinal nematode infestation among HIV-1-positive individuals in Uganda.. Lancet (London, England), 354(9183), 1000-1001. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(99)03290-0

    DOI: 10.1016/s0140-6736(99)03290-0

    The immune response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis in HIV-infected and uninfected adults in Uganda: application of a whole blood cytokine assay in an epidemiological study. (Journal article)

    Elliott, A. M., Hurst, T. J., Balyeku, M. N., Quigley, M. A., Kaleebu, P., French, N., . . . Hayes, R. J. (1999). The immune response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis in HIV-infected and uninfected adults in Uganda: application of a whole blood cytokine assay in an epidemiological study.. The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 3(3), 239-247.

    1998

    Cross-clade recognition of p55 by cytotoxic T lymphocytes in HIV-1 infection. (Journal article)

    McAdam, S., Kaleebu, P., Krausa, P., Goulder, P., French, N., Collin, B., . . . Gotch, F. (1998). Cross-clade recognition of p55 by cytotoxic T lymphocytes in HIV-1 infection.. AIDS (London, England), 12(6), 571-579. doi:10.1097/00002030-199806000-00005

    DOI: 10.1097/00002030-199806000-00005

    Pneumococcal vaccination in HIV-1-infected adults in Uganda: humoral response and two vaccine failures. (Journal article)

    French, N., Gilks, C. F., Mujugira, A., Fasching, C., O'Brien, J., & Janoff, E. N. (1998). Pneumococcal vaccination in HIV-1-infected adults in Uganda: humoral response and two vaccine failures.. AIDS (London, England), 12(13), 1683-1689. doi:10.1097/00002030-199813000-00017

    DOI: 10.1097/00002030-199813000-00017

    1997

    HIV testing strategies at a community clinic in Uganda. (Journal article)

    French, N., Mpiirwe, B., Namara, A. H., & Kyalo, G. (1997). HIV testing strategies at a community clinic in Uganda.. AIDS (London, England), 11(14), 1779-1780.

    1996

    Financial hijacking of conferences (Journal article)

    French, N. (1996). Financial hijacking of conferences. Lancet, 347(9008), 1119-1120. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8602093

    1995

    Influenza immunization status and viral respiratory tract infections in patients with chronic airflow limitation (Journal article)

    Fox, R., French, N., Davies, L., Reid, A., Mutton, K., Chakraverty, P., & Earis, J. (1995). Influenza immunization status and viral respiratory tract infections in patients with chronic airflow limitation. Respir Med, 89(8), 559-561. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7480990
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