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PUBLISHED: August 01, 2019 to August 30, 2019


DR Congo and Nigeria: New neglected tropical disease threats and solutions for the bottom 40%


Building research capacity through "Planning for Success"


Leptospira infection in rats: A literature review of global prevalence and distribution

Rickettsial infections of the central nervous system

Research Articles

Therapeutic efficacy of albendazole against soil-transmitted helminthiasis in children measured by five diagnostic methods

Diagnostic performance of a single and duplicate Kato-Katz, Mini-FLOTAC, FECPAKG2 and qPCR for the detection and quantification of soil-transmitted helminths in three endemic countries

Socio-spatial heterogeneity in participation in mass dog rabies vaccination campaigns, Arequipa, Peru

Induction of systemic, mucosal and memory antibody responses targeting Vibrio cholerae O1 O-specific polysaccharide (OSP) in adults following oral vaccination with an oral killed whole cell cholera vaccine in Bangladesh

Spatio-temporal distribution of Spiroplasma infections in the tsetse fly (Glossina fuscipes fuscipes) in northern Uganda

Epidemiology, ecology and human perceptions of snakebites in a savanna community of northern Ghana

Serological analysis of Ebola virus survivors and close contacts in Sierra Leone: A cross-sectional study

Partial cross-protection between Japanese encephalitis virus genotype I and III in mice

Antifungal compounds from Streptomyces associated with attine ants also inhibit Leishmania donovani

Projections of epidemic transmission and estimation of vaccination impact during an ongoing Ebola virus disease outbreak in Northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, as of Feb. 25, 2019

Kankanet: An artificial neural network-based object detection smartphone application and mobile microscope as a point-of-care diagnostic aid for soil-transmitted helminthiases

In vivo kinetics of Wolbachia depletion by ABBV-4083 in L. sigmodontis adult worms and microfilariae

Integrated vector management with additional pre-transmission season thermal fogging is associated with a reduction in dengue incidence in Makassar, Indonesia: Results of an 8-year observational study

An evaluation of Brazil's surveillance and prophylaxis of canine rabies between 2008 and 2017

eNose analysis of volatile chemicals from dogs naturally infected with Leishmania infantum in Brazil

Field assessment of insecticide dusting and bait station treatment impact against rodent flea and house flea species in the Madagascar plague context

An improved genome assembly of the fluke Schistosoma japonicum

Community-level epidemiology of soil-transmitted helminths in the context of school-based deworming: Baseline results of a cluster randomised trial on the coast of Kenya

Prolonged mosquitocidal activity of Siparuna guianensis essential oil encapsulated in chitosan nanoparticles

Risk profiling of soil-transmitted helminth infection and estimated number of infected people in South Asia: A systematic review and Bayesian geostatistical Analysis

Progress towards lymphatic filariasis elimination in Ghana from 2000-2016: Analysis of microfilaria prevalence data from 430 communities

Hantavirus host assemblages and human disease in the Atlantic Forest

Chemotactic migration of newly excysted juvenile Clonorchis sinensis is suppressed by neuro-antagonists

Ecological niche modelling for predicting the risk of cutaneous leishmaniasis in the Neotropical moist forest biome

The Babesia observational antibody (BAOBAB) study: A cross-sectional evaluation of Babesia in two communities in Kilosa district, Tanzania

Association of APOL1 renal disease risk alleles with Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense infection outcomes in the northern part of Malawi

Gambian human African trypanosomiasis in North West Uganda. Are we on course for the 2020 target?

Progression of scarring trachoma in Tanzanian children: A four-year cohort study

The prevalence of schistosomiasis in Uganda: A nationally representative population estimate to inform control programs and water and sanitation interventions

Midgut barriers prevent the replication and dissemination of the yellow fever vaccine in Aedes aegypti

Crosstalk between leukocytes triggers differential immune responses against Salmonella enterica serovars Typhi and Paratyphi

Incidence dynamics and investigation of key interventions in a dengue outbreak in Ningbo City, China

Negligible exposure to nifurtimox through breast milk during maternal treatment for Chagas Disease

Relationship between treatment regimens for visceral leishmaniasis and development of post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis and visceral leishmaniasis relapse: A cohort study from Bangladesh

Systematic review on antigens for serodiagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis, with a focus on East Africa

The seasonality of diarrheal pathogens: A retrospective study of seven sites over three years

Transcriptional blood signatures for active and amphotericin B treated visceral leishmaniasis in India

Antimicrobial activity of Mycobacteriophage D29 Lysin B during Mycobacterium ulcerans infection

Wuchereria bancrofti infection is linked to systemic activation of CD4 and CD8 T cells

Antibodies to Plasmodium vivax reticulocyte binding protein 2b are associated with protection against P. vivax malaria in populations living in low malaria transmission regions of Brazil and Thailand

Characterization of Entamoeba histolytica adenosine 5-phosphosulfate (APS) kinase; validation as a target and provision of leads for the development of new drugs against amoebiasis

Comparative and functional genomics of the protozoan parasite Babesia divergens highlighting the invasion and egress processes

Is there a gap between health education content and practice toward schistosomiasis prevention among schoolchildren along the shores of Lake Victoria in Kenya?

Vaccination coverage in the context of the emerging Yellow Fever threat in French Guiana

The diagnosis of scabies by non-expert examiners: A study of diagnostic accuracy

Distribution of geographical scale, data aggregation unit and period in the correlation analysis between temperature and incidence of HFRS in mainland China: A systematic review of 27 ecological studies

Late-onset ulnar neuritis following treatment of lepromatous leprosy infection

Using detergent-enhanced LAMP for African trypanosome detection in human cerebrospinal fluid and implications for disease staging

Ecology and seasonality of sandflies and potential reservoirs of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Ochollo, a hotspot in southern Ethiopia

Identification of anti-flaviviral drugs with mosquitocidal and anti-Zika virus activity in Aedes aegypti

Development of a multiple-antigen protein fusion vaccine candidate that confers protection against Bacillus anthracis and Yersinia pestis

Detection of classic and cryptic Strongyloides genotypes by deep amplicon sequencing: A preliminary survey of dog and human specimens collected from remote Australian communities

Assessment of the new World Health Organization's dengue classification for predicting severity of illness and level of healthcare required

Complex interplay of evolutionary forces shaping population genomic structure of invasive Aedes albopictus in southern Europe

A high-throughput and multiplex microsphere immunoassay based on non-structural protein 1 can discriminate three flavivirus infections

Entomological assessment of dengue virus transmission risk in three urban areas of Kenya

Macropinocytosis Dependent Entry of Chikungunya Virus into Human Muscle Cells

Amblyomma americanum serpin 27 (AAS27) is a tick salivary anti-inflammatory protein secreted into the host during feeding

Natural infection by Leishmania infantum in the Lutzomyia longipalpis population of an endemic coastal area to visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil is not associated with bioclimatic factors

An investigation into the role of chronic Schistosoma mansoni infection on Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine induced protective responses

Paradoxical reactions in Buruli ulcer after initiation of antibiotic therapy: Relationship to bacterial load

Efficient transplacental IgG transfer in women infected with Zika virus during pregnancy

Incidence of Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS) in Latin America and the Caribbean before and during the 2015'2016 Zika virus epidemic: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification and nested PCR of the Internal Transcribed Spacer (ITS) for Histoplasma capsulatum detection

Dispersion of Leishmania (Leishmania) infantum in central-southern Brazil: Evidence from an integrative approach

Longitudinal follow up of serological response in children treated for Chagas disease

Sindbis virus polyarthritis outbreak signalled by virus prevalence in the mosquito vectors

The Accuracy of Histopathological and Cytopathological Techniques in the Identification of the Mycetoma Causative Agents

A systems biology approach for studying Wolbachia metabolism reveals points of interaction with its host in the context of arboviral infection

IL-4 receptor dependent expansion of lung CD169+ macrophages in microfilaria-driven inflammation

Long-term retrospective assessment of a transmission hotspot for human alveolar echinococcosis in mid-west China

Leishmaniasis and tumor necrosis factor alpha antagonists in the Mediterranean basin. A switch in clinical expression

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