Publications

Umunnakwe FA, Idowu ET, Ajibaye O, Etoketim B, Akindele S, Shokunbi AO, Otubanjo OA, Awandare GA, Amambua-Ngwa A, Oyebola KM
High cases of submicroscopic Plasmodium falciparum infections in a suburban population of Lagos, Nigeria Malar J 19 Dec 2019

Levine MM, Nasrin D, Acacio S, Bassat Q, Powell H, Tennant SM, Sow SO, Sur D, Zaidi AKM, Faruque ASG, Hossain MJ, Alonso PL, Breiman RF, O’Reilly CE, Mintz ED, Omore R, Ochieng JB, Oundo JO, Tamboura B, Sanogo D, Onwuchekwa U, Manna B, Ramamurthy T, Kanungo S, Ahmed S, Qureshi S, Quadri F, Hossain A, Das SK, Antonio M, Saha D, Mandomando I, Blackwelder WC, Farag T, Wu Y, Houpt ER, Verweiij JJ, Sommerfelt H, Nataro JP, Robins-Browne RM, Kotloff KL
Diarrhoeal disease and subsequent risk of death in infants and children residing  in low-income and middle-income countries: analysis of the GEMS case-control study and 12-month GEMS-1A follow-on study Lancet Glob Health 18 Dec 2019

Jones KS, Meadows SR, Schoenmakers I, Prentice A, Moore SE
Vitamin D Status Increases During Pregnancy and in Response to Vitamin D Supplementation in Rural Gambian Women J Nutr 13 Dec 2019

Ndong IC, Okyere D, Enos JY, Mensah BA, Nyarko A, Abuaku B, Amambua-Ngwa A, Merle CSC, Koram KA, Ahorlu CS
Prevalence of asymptomatic malaria parasitaemia following mass testing and treatment in Pakro sub-district of Ghana BMC Public Health 3 Dec 2019

Mechan F, Tangena JA, Morris M, Solino J, Tchicaya EFS, Traore A, Ismail H, Maas J, Lissenden N, Pinder M, Lindsay SW, Tiono AB, Ranson H, Sagnon N
Assessing the impact of the addition of pyriproxyfen on the durability of permethrin-treated bed nets in Burkina Faso: a compound-randomized controlled trial Malar J 2 Dec 2019

Lo SW, Gladstone RA, van Tonder AJ, Du Plessis M, Cornick JE, Hawkins PA, Madhi SA, Nzenze SA, Kandasamy R, Ravikumar KL, Elmdaghri N, Kwambana-Adams B, Almeida SCG, Skoczynska A, Egorova E, Titov L, Saha SK, Paragi M, Everett DB, Antonio M, Klugman KP, Li Y, Metcalf BJ, Beall B, McGee L, Breiman RF, Bentley SD, von Gottberg A
A mosaic tetracycline resistance gene tet(S/M) detected in an MDR pneumococcal CC230 lineage that underwent capsular switching in South Africa J Antimicrob Chemother 2 Dec 2019

Handel A, Martinez L, Sekandi JN, Bellan SE, Zhu L, Chen C, Liu Q, Donkor S, Sutherland J, Hill PC, Gilman RH, Grandjean L, Whalen CC
Evidence for supercoughers in an analysis of six tuberculosis cohorts from China, Peru, The Gambia and Uganda Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 1 Dec 2019

Mackenzie GA, Vilane A, Salaudeen R, Hogerwerf L, van den Brink S, Wijsman LA, Overduin P, Janssens TKS, de Silva TI, van der Sande MAB, Kampmann B, Meijer A
Respiratory syncytial, parainfluenza and influenza virus infection in young children with acute lower respiratory infection in rural Gambia Sci Rep 29 Nov 2019

Wang X, Nijman R, Camuzeaux S, Sands C, Jackson H, Kaforou M, Emonts M, Herberg JA, Maconochie I, Carrol ED, Paulus SC, Zenz W, Van der Flier M, de Groot R, Martinon-Torres F, Schlapbach LJ, Pollard AJ, Fink C, Kuijpers TT, Anderson S, Lewis MR, Levin M, McClure M
Plasma lipid profiles discriminate bacterial from viral infection in febrile children Sci Rep  27 Nov 2019

Dahal P, Stepniewska K, Guerin PJ, D’Alessandro U, Price RN, Simpson JA
Dealing with indeterminate outcomes in antimalarial drug efficacy trials: a comparison between complete case analysis, multiple imputation and inverse probability weighting BMC Med Res Methodol 27 Nov 2019

Cham B, Scholes S, Groce NE, Mindell JS
Prevalence and Predictors of Smoking among Gambian Men: A Cross-Sectional National WHO STEP Survey Int J Environ Res Public Health 26 Nov 2019

Brander RL, Pavlinac PB, Walson JL, John-Stewart GC, Weaver MR, Faruque ASG, Zaidi AKM, Sur D, Sow SO, Hossain MJ, Alonso PL, Breiman RF, Nasrin D, Nataro JP, Levine MM, Kotloff KL Determinants of linear growth faltering among children with moderate-to-severe diarrhea in the Global Enteric Multicenter Study BMC Med 25 Nov 2019

Mwangome M, Prentice AM
Tackling the triple threats of childhood malnutrition BMC Med  25 Nov 2019

Iloh ON, Edelu B, Iloh KK, Igbokwe OO, Ndu IK, Nduagubam OC, Akubuilo UC, Obumneme-Anyim IN, Eze JN, Osuorah CDI
Weight estimation in Paediatrics: how accurate is the Broselow-tape weight estimation in the Nigerian child Ital J Pediatr 19 Nov 2019

Marks M, Sammut T, Cabral MG, Teixeira da Silva E, Goncalves A, Rodrigues A, Manjuba C, Nakutum J, Ca J, D’Alessandro U, Achan J, Logan J, Bailey R, Mabey D, Last A, Walker SL
The prevalence of scabies, pyoderma and other communicable dermatoses in the Bijagos Archipelago, Guinea-Bissau PLoS Negl Trop Dis 18 Nov 2019

Lopes MJ, da Silva ET, Ca J, Goncalves A, Rodrigues A, Mandjuba C, Nakutum J, D’Alessandro U, Achan J, Logan J, Bailey R, Last A, Walker S, Marks M
Perceptions, attitudes and practices towards scabies in communities on the Bijagos Islands, Guinea-Bissau Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 12 Nov 2019

Bah A, Muhammad AK, Wegmuller R, Verhoef H, Goheen MM, Sanyang S, Danso E, Sise EA, Pasricha SR, Armitage AE, Drakesmith H, Cross JH, Moore SE, Cerami C, Prentice AM
Hepcidin-guided screen-and-treat interventions against iron-deficiency anaemia in pregnancy: a randomised controlled trial in The Gambia Lancet Glob Health Nov 2019

Prentice S, Jallow AT, Sinjanka E, Jallow MW, Sise EA, Kessler NJ, Wegmuller R, Cerami C, Prentice AM
Hepcidin mediates hypoferremia and reduces the growth potential of bacteria in the immediate post-natal period in human neonates Sci Rep 12 Nov 2019

Piot P, Larson HJ, O’Brien KL, N’kengasong J, Ng E, Sow S, Kampmann B
Immunization: vital progress, unfinished agenda Nature Nov 2019

Chang JR, Akemokwe FM, Marangu DM, Chisunkha B, Irekpita E, Obasikene G, Kagima JW, Obonyo CO.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Awareness among Primary Care Physicians in Africa Ann Am Thorac Soc 3 Oct 2019

Roschnik N, Diarra H, Dicko Y, Diarra S, Stanley I, Moestue H, McClean J, Verhoef H, Clarke SE
Adherence and acceptability of community-based distribution of micronutrient powders in Southern Mali Matern Child Nutr. 2019 Oct

Armitage EP, Senghore E, Darboe S, Barry M, Camara J, Bah S, Marks M, Cerami C, Roca A, Antonio M, Turner CE, de Silva T.
High burden and seasonal variation of paediatric scabies and pyoderma prevalence in The Gambia: A cross-sectional study PLoS Negl Trop Dis Oct 2019

Amambua-Ngwa A, Jeffries D, Mwesigwa J, Seedy-Jawara A, Okebe J, Achan J, Drakeley C, Volkman S, D’Alessandro U
Long-distance transmission patterns modelled from SNP barcodes of Plasmodium falciparum infections in The Gambia. Sci Rep 18 Sep 2019

Okomo U, Akpalu ENK, Le Doare K, Roca A, Cousens S, Jarde A, Sharland M, Kampmann B, Lawn JE
Aetiology of invasive bacterial infection and antimicrobial resistance in neonates in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis in line with the STROBE-NI reporting guidelines. Lancet Infect Dis 12 Sep 2019

Kourna Hama M, Khan D, Laouali B, Okoi C, Yam A, Haladou M, Worwui A, Ndow PS, Nse Obama R, Mwenda JM, Biey J, Ntsama B, Kwambana-Adams BA, Antonio M
Pediatric Bacterial Meningitis Surveillance in Niger: Increased Importance of Neisseria meningitidis Serogroup C, and a Decrease in Streptococcus pneumoniae Following 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Introduction. Clin Infect Dis 5 Sep 2019

Zyba SJ, Wegmuller R, Woodhouse LR, Ceesay K, Prentice AM, Brown KH, Wessells KR
Effect of exogenous phytase added to small-quantity lipid-based nutrient supplements (SQ-LNS) on the fractional and total absorption of zinc from a millet-based porridge consumed with SQ-LNS in young Gambian children: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Clin Nutr 5 Sep 2019

Renner LA, Usuf E, Mohammed NI, Ansong D, Dankwah T, Kusah JT, Owusu SK, Awunyo M, Arhin B, Addo Y, Asamoah J, Biey JN, Ndow PS, Worwui A, Senghore M, Ntsama B, Mwenda JM, Diamenu SK, Adams BK, Antonio M
Hospital-based Surveillance for Pediatric Bacterial Meningitis in the Era of the 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in Ghana. Clin Infect Dis 5 Sep 2019

Tsolenyanu E, Bancroft RE, Sesay AK, Senghore M, Fiawoo M, Akolly D, Godonou MA, Tsogbale N, Tigossou SD, Tientcheu L, Dagnra A, Atakouma Y, Sylvanus Ndow P, Worwui A, Landoh DE, Mwenda JM, Biey JN, Ntsama B, Kwambana-Adams BA, Antonio M
Etiology of Pediatric Bacterial Meningitis Pre- and Post-PCV13 Introduction Among Children Under 5 Years Old in Lome, Togo. Clin Infect Dis 5 Sep 2019

Boni-Cisse C, Jarju S, Bancroft RE, Lepri NA, Kone H, Kofi N, Britoh-Mlan A, Zaba FS, Usuf E, Ndow PS, Worwui A, Mwenda JM, Biey JN, Ntsama B, Kwambana-Adams BA, Antonio M
Etiology of Bacterial Meningitis Among Children <5 Years Old in Cote d’Ivoire: Findings of Hospital-based Surveillance Before and After Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Introduction. Clin Infect Dis 5 Sep 2019

Tagbo BN, Bancroft RE, Fajolu I, Abdulkadir MB, Bashir MF, Okunola OP, Isiaka AH, Lawal NM, Edelu BO, Onyejiaka N, Ihuoma CJ, Ndu F, Ozumba UC, Udeinya F, Ogunsola F, Saka AO, Fadeyi A, Aderibigbe SA, Abdulraheem J, Yusuf AG, Sylvanus Ndow P, Ogbogu P, Kanu C, Emina V, Makinwa OJ, Gehre F, Yusuf K, Braka F, Mwenda JM, Ticha JM, Nwodo D, Worwui A, Biey JN, Kwambana-Adams BA, Antonio M

Pediatric Bacterial Meningitis Surveillance in Nigeria From 2010 to 2016, Prior to and During the Phased Introduction of the 10-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine. Clin Infect Dis 5 Sep 2019

Darboe S, Okomo U, Muhammad AK, Ceesay B, Jallow M, Usuf E, Tweed S, Akpalu E, Kwambana-Adams B, Kariuki S, Antonio M, Bradbury RS, Forrest K, de Silva TI, Lawal BJ, Nwakanma D, Secka O, Roca A
Community-acquired Invasive Bacterial Disease in Urban Gambia, 2005-2015: A Hospital-based Surveillance. Clin Infect Dis 5 Sep 2019

Mwenda JM, Soda E, Weldegebriel G, Katsande R, Biey JN, Traore T, de Gouveia L, du Plessis M, von Gottberg A, Antonio M, Kwambana-Adams B, Worwui A, Gierke R, Schwartz S, van Beneden C, Cohen A, Serhan F, Lessa FC
Pediatric Bacterial Meningitis Surveillance in the World Health Organization African Region Using the Invasive Bacterial Vaccine-Preventable Disease Surveillance Network, 2011-2016. Clin Infect Dis 5 Sep 2019