publications

On average IHI researchers publish 10 scientific articles each month and these amount on average to over 100 scientific articles annually.

Published on: May 21, 2021

Supply-side factors influencing informal payment for healthcare services in Tanzania

P, B., D, B., M, M., E, H., A, A., M, R., … M, M.

PubMed

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Published on: May 20, 2021

Semi-field evaluation of the exposure-free mosquito electrocuting trap and BG-Sentinel trap as an alternative to the human landing catch for measuring the efficacy of transfluthrin emanators against Aedes aegypti

Tambwe, M. M., Saddler, A., Kibondo, U. A., Mashauri, R., Kreppel, K. S., Govella, N. J., & Moore, S. J

Parasites & Vectors, 14(1), 265.

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Published on: May 13, 2021

Effectiveness of integrated nutrition interventions on childhood stunting: a quasi-experimental evaluation design.

Elisaria, E., Mrema, J., Bogale, T., Segafredo, G., & Festo, C.

BMC Nutrition, 7(1), 17

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Published on: May 11, 2021

Water and health in mining settings in sub-Saharan Africa: A mixed methods geospatial visualization

Leuenberger, A., Dietler, D., Lyatuu, I., Farnham, A., Kihwele, F., Brugger, F., & Winkler, M. S

Geospatial Health, 16(1).

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Published on: May 1, 2021

Malaria in Venezuela: Gabaldón’s legacy scattered to the winds.

Gabaldón-Figueira, J. C., Villegas, L., Grillet, M. E., Lezaun, J., Pocaterra, L., Bevilacqua, M., … Chaccour, C.

The Lancet Global Health. Elsevier Ltd

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Published on: April 30, 2021

Blood Virosphere in Febrile Tanzanian Children

Cordey, S., Laubscher, F., Hartley, M.-A., Junier, T., Keitel, K., Docquier, M., … Kaiser, L.

Emerging Microbes & Infections, 1–237

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Published on: April 29, 2021

High burden of tuberculosis infection and disease among people receiving medication-assisted treatment for substance use disorder in Tanzania

Minja, L. T., Hella, J., Mbwambo, J., Nyandindi, C., Omary, U. S., Levira, F., … Reither, K.

PLOS ONE, 16(4), e0250038

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Published on: April 27, 2021

Key Characteristics of Residual Malaria Transmission in Two Districts in South-Eastern Tanzania-Implications for Improved Control

Fredros, O., & Finda, M.

PubMed.

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Published on: April 24, 2021

Adapt or perish: SARS-CoV-2 antibody escape variants defined by deletions in the Spike N-terminal Domain

Ribes, M., Chaccour, C., & Moncunill, G.

Signal Transduction and Targeted Therapy, 6(1).

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Published on: April 24, 2021

How much healthcare is wasted? A cross-sectional study of outpatient overprovision in private-for-profit and faith-based health facilities in Tanzania

JJC, K., T, P.-J., C, M., J, H., & C, G

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33851694/

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Published on: April 22, 2021

Addressing power asymmetries in global health: Imperatives in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic

Abimbola, S., Asthana, S., Cortes, C. M., Guinto, R. R., Jumbam, D. T., Louskieter, L., … Pai, M

PLoS Medicine, 18(4), e1003604

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Published on: April 19, 2021

Iron homeostasis during anemia of inflammation: a prospective study in patients with tuberculosis

Cercamondi, C. I., Stoffel, N., Moretti, D., Zoller, T., Swinkels, D. W., Zeder, C., … Zimmermann, M. B

Blood.

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Published on: April 15, 2021

Open letter to international funders of science and development in Africa

Erondu, N. A., Aniebo, I., Kyobutungi, C., Midega, J., Okiro, E., & Okumu, F

Nature Medicine, 27(5), 742–744

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Published on: April 12, 2021

Prevalence and Determinants of Undernutrition among 6- to 59-Months-Old Children in Lowland and Highland Areas in Kilosa District, Tanzania: A Cross-Sectional Study

Mrema, J. D., Elisaria, E., Mwanri, A. W., & Nyaruhucha, C. M.

Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism, 2021, 1–9

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Published on: April 6, 2021

Real-time dispersal of malaria vectors in rural Africa monitored with lidar

Jansson, S., Malmqvist, E., Mlacha, Y., Ignell, R., Okumu, F., Killeen, G., … Brydegaard, M

PLOS ONE, 16(3), e0247803

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Published on: April 5, 2021

Effect of a home-based health, nutrition and responsive stimulation intervention and conditional cash transfers on child development and growth: a cluster-randomised controlled trial in Tanzania.

Sudfeld, C. R., Bliznashka, L., Ashery, G., Yousafzai, A. K., & Masanja, H.

BMJ Global Health, 6(4), e005086

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Published on: April 1, 2021

A partially randomised trial of pretomanid, moxifloxacin and pyrazinamide for pulmonary TB

Tweed, C. D., Wills, G. H., Crook, A. M., Amukoye, E., Balanag, V., Ban, A. Y. L., … Gillespie, S. H

The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease : The Official Journal of the Internation

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Published on: March 29, 2021

The consequences of declining population access to insecticide-treated nets (ITNs) on net use patterns and physical degradation of nets after 22 months of ownership.

Mboma, Z. M., Festo, C., Lorenz, L. M., Massue, D. J., Kisinza, W. N., Bradley, J., … Moore, S. J.

Malaria Journal, 20(1).

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Barriers and enablers to routine register data collection for newborns and mothers: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study

Shamba, D., Day, L. T., Zaman, S. Bin, Sunny, A. K., Tarimo, M. N., Peven, K., … Lawn, J. E.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21(Suppl 1), 233

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Immediate newborn care and breastfeeding: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study.

Tahsina, T., Hossain, A. T., Ruysen, H., Rahman, A. E., Day, L. T., Peven, K., … Lawn, J. E.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21, 237.

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Stillbirths including intrapartum timing: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study

Peven, K., Day, L. T., Ruysen, H., Tahsina, T., Kc, A., Shabani, J., … Lawn, J. E

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21, 226

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Birthweight: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study.

Kong, S., Day, L. T., Zaman, S. Bin, Peven, K., Salim, N., Sunny, A. K., … Lawn, J. E.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21, 240.

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Antibiotic use for inpatient newborn care with suspected infection: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study

Rahman, A. E., Hossain, A. T., Zaman, S. Bin, Salim, N., K C, A., Day, L. T., … Lawn, J. E

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21, 229.

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Chlorhexidine for facility-based umbilical cord care: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study

Zaman, S. Bin, Siddique, A. B., Ruysen, H., Kc, A., Peven, K., Ameen, S., … Arifeen, S. El

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21, 239.

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Survey of women’s report for 33 maternal and newborn indicators: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study.

Ameen, S., Siddique, A. B., Peven, K., Rahman, Q. S. U., Day, L. T., Shabani, J., … Lawn, J. E.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21(Suppl 1), 238.

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Counting on birth registration: mixed-methods research in two EN-BIRTH study hospitals in Tanzania.

Reed, S., Shabani, J., Boggs, D., Salim, N., Ng’unga, S., Day, L. T., … Cousens, S.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21(Suppl 1).

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Published on: March 26, 2021

EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study

Kc, A., Peven, K., Ameen, S., Msemo, G., Basnet, O., Ruysen, H., … Lawn, J. E

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21(Suppl 1), 235

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Uterotonics for prevention of postpartum haemorrhage: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study

Ruysen, H., Shabani, J., Hanson, C., Day, L. T., Pembe, A. B., Peven, K., … Lawn, J. E.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21(Suppl 1), 230.

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Birthweight measurement processes and perceived value: qualitative research in one EN-BIRTH study hospital in Tanzania

Gladstone, M. E., Salim, N., Ogillo, K., Shamba, D., Gore-Langton, G. R., Day, L. T., … Lawn, J. E

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21(Suppl 1), 232

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Electronic data collection for multi-country, hospital-based, clinical observation of maternal and newborn care: EN-BIRTH study experiences.

Ruysen, H., Rahman, A. E., Gordeev, V. S., Hossain, T., Basnet, O., Shirima, K., … Lawn, J. E.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21, 234

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Published on: March 26, 2021

Kangaroo mother care: EN-BIRTH multi-country validation study

Salim, N., Shabani, J., Peven, K., Rahman, Q. S. U., Kc, A., Shamba, D., … Lawn, J. E.

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 21, 231

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Published on: March 25, 2021

Quality Control of Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets: Are We Neglecting It

Karl, S., Katusele, M., Freeman, T. W., & Moore, S. J.

Trends in Parasitology.

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Published on: March 24, 2021

Proceedings of an expert workshop on community agreement for gene drive research in Africa - Co-organised by KEMRI, PAMCA and Target Malaria.

Thizy, D., Pare Toe, L., Mbogo, C., Matoke-Muhia, D., Alibu, V. P., Barnhill-Dilling, S. K., … Tountas, K. H

Gates Open Research, 5, 19

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Published on: March 20, 2021

Potential metabolic resistance mechanisms to ivermectin in Anopheles gambiae: a synergist bioassay study.

Nicolas, P., Kiuru, C., Wagah, M. G., Muturi, M., Duthaler, U., Hammann, F., … Chaccour, C.

Parasites and Vectors, 14(1).

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Published on: March 18, 2021

Sub-lethal aquatic doses of pyriproxyfen may increase pyrethroid resistance in malaria mosquitoes.

Opiyo, M. A., Ngowo, H. S., Mapua, S. A., Mpingwa, M., Nchimbi, N., Matowo, N. S., … Okumu, F. O.

PLoS ONE, 16(3 March

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Published on: March 18, 2021

A cohort study of survival following discharge from hospital in rural Tanzanian children using linked data of admissions with community-based demographic surveillance.

Mukasa, O., Masanja, H., DeSavigny, D., & Schellenberg, J.

Emerging Themes in Epidemiology, 18(1), 4.

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Published on: March 17, 2021

A systematic review and an individual patient data meta-analysis of ivermectin use in children weighing less than fifteen kilograms: Is it time to reconsider the current contraindication?

Jittamala, P., Monteiro, W., Smit, M. R., Pedrique, B., Specht, S., Chaccour, C. J., … Kobylinski, K. C

PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 15(3).

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Published on: March 17, 2021

The pharmacokinetics and drug-drug interactions of ivermectin in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes

Duthaler, U., Weber, M., Hofer, L., Chaccour, C., Maia, M., Müller, P., … Hammann, F.

PLoS Pathogens, 17(3).

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Published on: March 12, 2021

Fitness characteristics of the malaria vector Anopheles funestus during an attempted laboratory colonization

Ngowo, H. S., Hape, E. E., Matthiopoulos, J., Ferguson, H. M., & Okumu, F. O

Malaria Journal, 20(1), 148

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Published on: March 10, 2021

Dog ownership practices and responsibilities for children’s health in terms of rabies control and prevention in rural communities in Tanzania

Sikana, L., Lembo, T., Hampson, K., Lushasi, K., Mtenga, S., Sambo, M., … Kreppel, K.

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 15(3), e0009220.

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Published on: March 6, 2021

Hybrid mosquitoes? Evidence from rural Tanzania on how local communities conceptualize and respond to modified mosquitoes as a tool for malaria control.

Finda, M. F., Okumu, F. O., Minja, E., Njalambaha, R., Mponzi, W., Tarimo, B. B., … Christofides, N.

Malaria Journal, 20(1), 134.

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Published on: March 6, 2021

Hybrid mosquitoes? Evidence from rural Tanzania on how local communities conceptualize and respond to modified mosquitoes as a tool for malaria control

Finda, M. F., Okumu, F. O., Minja, E., Njalambaha, R., Mponzi, W., Tarimo, B. B., … Christofides,

Malaria Journal, 20(1), 134.

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Published on: March 6, 2021

How to bring research evidence into policy? Synthesizing strategies of five research projects in low-and middle-income countries

Erismann, S., Pesantes, M. A., Beran, D., Leuenberger, A., Farnham, A., Berger Gonzalez de White, M., … Prytherch, H

Health Research Policy and Systems,

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Published on: March 4, 2021

Real-time dispersal of malaria vectors in rural Africa monitored with lidar

Jansson, S., Malmqvist, E., Mlacha, Y., Ignell, R., Okumu, F., Killeen, G., … Brydegaard, M.

PLOS ONE, 16(3), e0247803

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Published on: March 2, 2021

Addressing key gaps in implementation of mosquito larviciding to accelerate malaria vector control in southern Tanzania: results of a stakeholder engagement process in local district councils

Mapua, S. A., Finda, M. F., Nambunga, I. H., Msugupakulya, B. J., Ukio, K., Chaki, P. P., … Okumu, F. O

Malaria Journal, 20(1).

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Published on: March 2, 2021

Addressing key gaps in implementation of mosquito larviciding to accelerate malaria vector control in southern Tanzania: results of a stakeholder engagement process in local district councils

Mapua, S. A., Finda, M. F., Nambunga, I. H., Msugupakulya, B. J., Ukio, K., Chaki, P. P., … Okumu, F. O

Malaria Journal, 20(1).

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Published on: Feb. 24, 2021

The effect of ivermectin alone and in combination with cobicistat or elacridar in experimental Schistosoma mansoni infection in mice

Vicente, B., López-Abán, J., Chaccour, J., Hernández-Goenaga, J., Nicolas, P., Fernández-Soto, P., … Chaccour, C

Scientific Reports, 11(1).

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Published on: Feb. 22, 2021

Human Botfly Infestation in an Amerindian Girl in Southern Venezuela

Gabaldon-Figueira, J. C., Pritt, B. S., & Chaccour, C

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

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Published on: Feb. 22, 2021

Xpert Ultra versus Xpert MTB/RIF for pulmonary tuberculosis and rifampicin resistance in adults with presumptive pulmonary tuberculosis

Zifodya, J. S., Kreniske, J. S., Schiller, I., Kohli, M., Dendukuri, N., Schumacher, S. G., … Horne, D.

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2.

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Published on: Feb. 16, 2021

Poor linkage to care for HIV-positive OVC with disabled caregivers: a longitudinal study in Tanzania.

Bajaria, S., Exavery, A., Toroka, N., & Abdul, R.

BMC Public Health, 21(1).

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Published on: Jan. 29, 2021

Pay-for-performance reduces bypassing of health facilities: Evidence from Tanzania

Bezu, S., Binyaruka, P., Mæstad, O., & Somville, V

Social Science and Medicine, 268.

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Published on: Jan. 28, 2021

Fine-scale distribution of malaria mosquitoes biting or resting outside human dwellings in three low-altitude Tanzanian villages

Mmbando, A. S., Kaindoa, E. W., Ngowo, H. S., Swai, J. K., Matowo, N. S., Kilalangongono, M., … Nelli, L.

PLOS ONE, 16(1), e0245750

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Published on: Jan. 26, 2021

Role of human Pegivirus infections in whole Plasmodium falciparum sporozoite vaccination and controlled human malaria infection in African volunteers

Tumbo, A. M., Schindler, T., Dangy, J. P., Orlova-Fink, N., Bieri, J. R., Mpina, M., … Daubenberger, C

Virology Journal, 18(1).

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Published on: Jan. 23, 2021

Inequalities in stunting among under-five children in Tanzania: decomposing the concentration indexes using demographic health surveys from 2004/5 to 2015/6.

Musheiguza, E., Mahande, M. J., Malamala, E., Msuya, S. E., Charles, F., Philemon, R., & Mgongo, M.

International Journal for Equity in Health, 20(1)

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Published on: Jan. 20, 2021

Predicting the impact of outdoor vector control interventions on malaria transmission intensity from semi-field studies.

Denz, A., Njoroge, M. M., Tambwe, M. M., Champagne, C., Okumu, F., van Loon, J. J. A., … Chitnis, N.

Parasites and Vectors, 14(1).

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Published on: Jan. 20, 2021

The coArtHA trial—identifying the most effective treatment strategies to control arterial hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Mapesi, H., Gupta, R., Wilson, H. I., Lukau, B., Amstutz, A., Lyimo, A., … Weisser, M.

Trials, 22(1).

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Published on: Jan. 19, 2021

The effect of early treatment with ivermectin on viral load, symptoms and humoral response in patients with non-severe COVID-19: A pilot, double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized clinical trial.

Chaccour, C., Casellas, A., Blanco-Di Matteo, A., Pineda, I., Fernandez-Montero, A., Ruiz-Castillo, P., … Fernández-Alonso, M

EClinicalMedicine, 100720

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Published on: Jan. 13, 2021

Association between dietary diversity with overweight and obesity: A cross-sectional study conducted among pastoralists in Monduli District in Tanzania

Khamis, A. G., Ntwenya, J. E., Senkoro, M., Mfinanga, S. G., Kreppel, K., Mwanri, A. W., … Kwesigabo, G

PLoS ONE, 16(1 January)

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Published on: Jan. 11, 2021

Evaluating putative repellent ‘push’ and attractive ‘pull’ components for manipulating the odour orientation of host-seeking malaria vectors in the peri-domestic space.

Njoroge, M. M., Fillinger, U., Saddler, A., Moore, S., Takken, W., van Loon, J. J. A., & Hiscox, A.

Parasites and Vectors, 14(1)

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Published on: Jan. 6, 2021

Comparison of Two Different Semiquantitative Urinary Dipstick Tests with Albumin-to-Creatinine Ratio for Screening and Classification of Albuminuria According to KDIGO. A Diagnostic Test Study

Hodel, N. C., Hamad, A., Reither, K., Kasella, I. M., Abdulla, S., Schoetzau, A., … Mayr, M.

Diagnostics, 11(1), 81

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Published on: Jan. 6, 2021

Using pastoralist community knowledge to locate and treat dry-season mosquito breeding habitats with pyriproxyfen to control Anopheles gambiae s.l. and Anopheles funestus s.l. in rural Tanzania.

Lupenza, E. T., Kihonda, J., Limwagu, A. J., Ngowo, H. S., Sumaye, R. D., & Lwetoijera, D. W.

Parasitology Research

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Published on: Jan. 6, 2021

Single blinded semi-field evaluation of MAÏA® topical repellent ointment compared to unformulated 20% DEET against Anopheles gambiae, Anopheles arabiensis and Aedes aegypti in Tanzania

Mbuba, E., Odufuwa, O. G., Tenywa, F. C., Philipo, R., Tambwe, M. M., Swai, J. K., … Moore, S. J.

Malaria Journal, 20(1).

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Published on: Jan. 1, 2021

The Clean pilot study: evaluation of an environmental hygiene intervention bundle in three Tanzanian hospitals

Gon, G., Kabanywanyi, A. M., Blinkhoff, P., Cousens, S., Dancer, S. J., Graham, W. J., … Aiken, A. M.

Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 10(1).

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Published on: Dec. 28, 2020

Occurrence of 4 Dengue Virus Serotypes and Chikungunya Virus in Kilombero Valley, Tanzania, During the Dengue Outbreak in 2018

Chipwaza, B., Sumaye, R. D., Weisser, M., Gingo, W., Yeo, N. K.-W., Amrun, S. N., … Ng, L. F. P.

Open Forum Infectious Diseases, 8(1).

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Published on: Dec. 24, 2020

A network analysis of patient referrals in two district health systems in Tanzania.

Francetic, I., Tediosi, F., & Kuwawenaruwa, A.

Health Policy and Planning, 36(2), 162–175

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Published on: Dec. 21, 2020

Nanotechnological immunoassay for rapid label-free analysis of candidate malaria vaccines.

Brunetti, G., Padovani, F., De Pastina, A., Rotella, C., Monahan, A., Hoffman, S. L., … Hegner, M.

Nanoscale, 13(4)

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Published on: Dec. 20, 2020

Small and sick newborn care during the COVID-19 pandemic: global survey and thematic analysis of healthcare providers’ voices and experiences

Rao, S. P. N., Minckas, N., Medvedev, M. M., Gathara, D., Y N, P., Seifu Estifanos, A., … Lawn, J. E.

BMJ Global Health, 6(3), e004347.

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Published on: Dec. 20, 2020

Effects of a community health worker delivered intervention on maternal depressive symptoms in rural Tanzania.

Bliznashka, L., Yousafzai, A. K., Asheri, G., Masanja, H., & Sudfeld, C. R.

Health Policy and Planning, 36(4).

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Published on: Dec. 19, 2020

Predictors of disease severity in children presenting from the community with febrile illnesses: A systematic review of prognostic studies

Chandna, A., Tan, R., Carter, M., Van Den Bruel, A., Verbakel, J., Koshiaris, C., … Keitel, K

BMJ Global Health, 6(1).

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Published on: Dec. 9, 2020

Small and sick newborn care during the COVID-19 pandemic: global survey and thematic analysis of healthcare providers’ voices and experiences.

Rao, S. P. N., Minckas, N., Medvedev, M. M., Gathara, D., Y N, P., Seifu Estifanos, A., … Lawn, J. E

BMJ Global Health, 6(3), e004347.

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Published on: Dec. 4, 2020

Exploring the evolution of policies for universal antiretroviral therapy and their implementation across three sub-Saharan African countries: Findings from the SHAPE study.

Kumwenda, M., Skovdal, M., Wringe, A., Kalua, T., Kweka, H., Songo, J., … Renju, J.

Global Public Health.

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Published on: Dec. 1, 2020

Assessment of health facility quality improvements, United Republic of Tanzania

Gage, A. D., Yahya, T., Kruk, M. E., Eliakimu, E., Mohamed, M., Shamba, D., & Roder-DeWan, S.

Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 98(12), 849-858A

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2020

OUP accepted manuscript

I, M., MM, B., AL, B., CR, C., D, M., S, B., … WW, F

The Journal of Nutrition.

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2020

Food Crop Diversity, Women’s Income-Earning Activities, and Distance to Markets in Relation to Maternal Dietary Quality in Tanzania

Madzorera, I., Blakstad, M. M., Bellows, A. L., Canavan, C. R., Mosha, D., Bromage, S., … Fawzi, W. W

The Journal of Nutrition, 151(1), 186–196

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2020

A New Test of a Theory about Old Mosquitoes.

Smith, D. L., Musiime, A. K., Maxwell, K., Lindsay, S. W., & Kiware, S.

Trends in Parasitology.

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2020

Home gardening improves dietary diversity, a cluster-randomized controlled trial among Tanzanian women.

Blakstad, M. M., Mosha, D., Bellows, A. L., Canavan, C. R., Chen, J. T., Mlalama, K., … Fawzi, W. W.

Maternal and Child Nutrition.

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Published on: Nov. 24, 2020

Efficacy and safety of intravenous ferric carboxymaltose compared with oral iron for the treatment of iron deficiency anaemia in women after childbirth in Tanzania: a parallel-group, open-label, randomised controlled phase 3 trial

Vanobberghen, F., Lweno, O., Kuemmerle, A., Mwebi, K. D., Asilia, P., Issa, A., … Meyer-Monard, S.

The Lancet Global Health

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Published on: Nov. 23, 2020

Providing Ancillary Care in Clinical Research: A Case of Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma during a Malaria Vaccine Trial in Equatorial Guinea

Manock, S. R., Mtoro, A., Urbano Nsue Ndong, V., Olotu, A., Chemba, M., Sama Roca, A. E., … Hoffman, S. L.

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

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Published on: Nov. 20, 2020

Reduced human-biting preferences of the African malaria vectors Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles gambiae in an urban context: controlled, competitive host-preference experiments in Tanzania.

Mlacha, Y. P., Chaki, P. P., Muhili, A., Massue, D. J., Tanner, M., Majambere, S., … Govella, N. J

Malaria Journal, 19(1)

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Published on: Nov. 17, 2020

Rollout of dolutegravir-based antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa and its public health implications.

Wilson, H. I., & Mapesi, H.

Pan African Medical Journal, 37.

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Published on: Nov. 10, 2020

Immunization costs, from evidence to policy: Findings from a nationally representative costing study and policy translation effort in Tanzania

Vaughan, K., Clarke-Deelder, E., Tani, K., Lyimo, D., Mphuru, A., Manzi, F., … Ozaltin, A

Vaccine.

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Published on: Nov. 6, 2020

Harnessing the health systems strengthening potential of quality improvement using realist evaluation: an example from southern Tanzania

Manzi, F., Marchant, T., Hanson, C., Schellenberg, J., Mkumbo, E., Mlaguzi, M., & Tancred,

Health Policy and Planning, 35(2), ii9–ii21.

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Published on: Oct. 29, 2020

Implementation and experiences of integrated prevention of mother-to-child transmission services in Tanzania, Malawi and South Africa: A mixed methods study.

Hassan, F., Renju, J., Songo, J., Chimukuche, R. S., Kalua, T., McLean, E., … Wringe, A.

Global Public Health, 1–15.

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Published on: Oct. 27, 2020

Factors associated with sub-microscopic placental malaria and its association with adverse pregnancy outcomes among HIV-negative women in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: a cohort study

Kalinjuma, A. V., Darling, A. M., Mugusi, F. M., Abioye, A. I., Okumu, F. O., Aboud, S., … Fawzi, W. W

BMC Infectious Diseases, 20(1

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Published on: Oct. 19, 2020

Genotype-Informed Versus Empiric Management Of VirEmia (GIVE MOVE): study protocol of an open-label randomised clinical trial in children and adolescents living with HIV in Lesotho and Tanzania

Brown, J. A., Ringera, I., Luoga, E., Cheleboi, M., Kimera, N., Muhairwe, J., … Labhardt, N. D

BMC Infectious Diseases, 20(1)

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Published on: Oct. 15, 2020

Adaptation and validation of social accountability measures in the context of contraceptive services in Ghana and Tanzania.

Boydell, V., Steyn, P. S., Cordero, J. P., Habib, N., Nguyen, M. H., Nai, D., & Shamba, D.

International Journal for Equity in Health, 19(1

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Published on: Oct. 14, 2020

Prevalence and determinants of hypertension among pastoralists in Monduli District, Arusha region in Tanzania: a cross-sectional study

Khamis, A. G., Senkoro, M., Mwanri, A. W., Kreppel, K., Mfinanga, S. G., Bonfoh, B., & Kwesigabo, G.

Archives of Public Health, 78(1)

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Published on: Oct. 13, 2020

Nebulized ivermectin for COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases, a proof of concept, dose-ranging study in rats

Chaccour, C., Abizanda, G., Irigoyen-Barrio, Á., Casellas, A., Aldaz, A., Martínez-Galán, F., … Gil, A. G.

Scientific Reports, 10(1).

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Published on: Oct. 10, 2020

Modelling the influence of short-term climate variability on drinking water quality in tropical developing countries: A case study in Tanzania.

Guo, D., Thomas, J., Lazaro, A. B., Matwewe, F., & Johnson, F.

Science of the Total Environment, 142932

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Published on: Oct. 7, 2020

Lure, retain, and catch malaria mosquitoes. How heat and humidity improve odour-baited trap performance

Cribellier, A., Spitzen, J., Fairbairn, H., Van De Geer, C., Van Leeuwen, J. L., & Muijres, F. T

Malaria Journal, 19(1).

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Published on: Oct. 5, 2020

Assessment of health facility quality improvements, United Republic of Tanzania

Gage, A. D., Yahya, T., Kruk, M. E., Eliakimu, E., Mohamed, M., Shamba, D., & Roder-Dewan, S. (n.d.)

Bulletin of the World Health Organization

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Published on: Sept. 21, 2020

Protocol for a prospective, longitudinal cohort of people with COVID-19 and their household members to study factors associated with disease severity: the Predi-COVID study

Fagherazzi, G., Fischer, A., Betsou, F., Vaillant, M., Ernens, I., Masi, S., … Huiart, L.

BMJ Open, 10(11), e041834.

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Published on: Sept. 14, 2020

Cost and cost drivers associated with setting-up a prime vendor system to complement the national medicines supply chain in Tanzania.

Kuwawenaruwa, A., Wyss, K., Wiedenmayer, K., & Tediosi, F.

BMJ Global Health, 5(9), e002681

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Published on: Sept. 5, 2020

Mortality in a Cohort of People Living with HIV in Rural Tanzania, Accounting for Unseen Mortality Among Those Lost to Follow-up.

Vanobberghen, F., Weisser, M., Kasuga, B., Katende, A., Battegay, M., Tanner, M., … KIULARCO Study Group, on behalf of the.

American Journal of Epidemiology

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Published on: Sept. 3, 2020

Emergence of behavioural avoidance strategies of malaria vectors in areas of high LLIN coverage in Tanzania

Kreppel, K. S., Viana, M., Main, B. J., Johnson, P. C. D., Govella, N. J., Lee, Y., … Ferguson, H. M.

Scientific Reports, 10(1).

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Published on: Sept. 3, 2020

Causes of fever in Tanzanian adults attending outpatient clinics: a prospective cohort study.

Boillat-Blanco, N., Mbarack, Z., Samaka, J., Mlaganile, T., Kazimoto, T., Mamin, A., … D’Acremont, V

Clinical Microbiology and Infection.

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Published on: Aug. 28, 2020

Viewpoint of a WHO Advisory Group Tasked to Consider Establishing a Closely-Monitored Challenge Model of COVID-19 in Healthy Volunteers

Levine, M. M., Abdullah, S., Arabi, Y. M., Darko, D. M., Durbin, A. P., Estrada, V., … Restrepo, A. M. H.

Clinical Infectious Diseases

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Published on: Aug. 27, 2020

Level of confidence in and endorsement of the health system among internet users in 12 low-income and middle-income countries

Roder-DeWan, S., Gage, A., Hirschhorn, L. R., Twum-Danso, N. A. Y., Liljestrand, J., Asante-Shongwe, K., … Kruk, M.

BMJ Global Health, 5(8).

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Published on: Aug. 21, 2020

Consequences of male partner engagement policies on HIV care-seeking in three African countries: Findings from the SHAPE UTT study

Dube, A., Renju, J., Wamoyi, J., Hassan, F., Seeley, J., Chimukuche, R. S., … Wringe, A.

Global Public Health.

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Published on: Aug. 20, 2020

Influence of evolving HIV treatment guidance on CD4 counts and viral load monitoring: A mixed-methods study in three African countries

Renju, J., Rice, B., Songo, J., Hassan, F., Chimukuche, R. S., McLean, E., … Wringe, A

Global Public Health, 1–17.

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Published on: Aug. 19, 2020

Prevalence and factors associated with parents self-medicating under-fives with antibiotics in bagamoyo district council, tanzania: A cross-sectional study.

Simon, B., & Kazaura, M

Patient Preference and Adherence, 14, 1445–1453

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Published on: Aug. 14, 2020

Effectiveness of the innovative 1,7-malaria reactive community-based testing and response (1, 7-mRCTR) approach on malaria burden reduction in Southeastern Tanzania

Mlacha, Y. P., Wang, D., Chaki, P. P., Gavana, T., Zhou, Z., Michael, M. G., … Zhou, X.-N

Malaria Journal, 19(1), 292.

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Published on: Aug. 11, 2020

Controlling Human Rabies: The Development of an Effective, Inexpensive and Locally Made Passive Cooling Device for Storing Thermotolerant Animal Rabies Vaccines

Lugelo, A., Hampson, K., Bigambo, M., Kazwala, R., & Lankester, F.

Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, 5(3), 130

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Published on: Aug. 10, 2020

Evaluating performance-based financing in low-income and middle-income countries: the need to look beyond average effect

Peter Binyaruka, Julia Lohmann, Manuela De Allegri

BMJ

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Published on: July 31, 2020

Semi-field evaluation of freestanding transfluthrin passive emanators and the BG sentinel trap as a “push-pull control strategy” against Aedes aegypti mosquitoes

Tambwe, M. M., Moore, S. J., Chilumba, H., Swai, J. K., Moore, J. D., Stica, C., & Saddler, A.

Parasites & Vectors, 13(1), 392

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Published on: July 23, 2020

Molecular malaria surveillance using a novel protocol for extraction and analysis of nucleic acids retained on used rapid diagnostic tests

Guirou, E. A., Schindler, T., Hosch, S., Donfack, O. T., Yoboue, C. A., Krähenbühl, S., … Daubenberger, C

Scientific Reports, 10(1).

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Published on: July 21, 2020

Smartphone-Enhanced Training, QA, Monitoring, and Evaluation of a Platform for Secondary Prevention of Cervical Cancer: Opportunities and Challenges to Implementation in Tanzania

Yeates, K., Erwin, E., Mtema, Z., Magoti, F., Nkumbugwa, S., Yuma, S., … Ginsburg, O.

JCO Global Oncology, 6(6), 1114–1123

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Published on: July 16, 2020

Patterns of pesticide usage in agriculture in rural Tanzania call for integrating agricultural and public health practices in managing insecticide-resistance in malaria vectors

Matowo, N. S., Tanner, M., Munhenga, G., Mapua, S. A., Finda, M., Utzinger, J., … Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal, 19(1), 257

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Published on: July 14, 2020

Proteome-wide analysis of a malaria vaccine study reveals personalized humoral immune profiles in Tanzanian adults.

Camponovo, F., Campo, J. J., Le, T. Q., Oberai, A., Hung, C., Pablo, J. V., … Penny, M. A

ELife, 9.

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Published on: July 13, 2020

Erratum: Correction to: Methods and indicators for measuring patterns of human exposure to malaria vectors (Malaria journal (2020) 19 1 (207))

Monroe, A., Moore, S., Okumu, F., Kiware, S., Lobo, N. F., Koenker, H., … Killeen, G. F.

Malaria Journal. NLM (Medline).

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Published on: July 10, 2020

Update on malaria

Varo, R., Chaccour, C., & Bassat, Q

Medicina Clinica. Ediciones Doyma, S.L

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Published on: July 7, 2020

HIV coinfection is associated with low fitness rpoB variants in rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Loiseau, C., Brites, D., Reinhard, M., Zürcher, K., Borrell, S., Ballif, M., … Gagneux, S.

Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

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Published on: July 3, 2020

Ensemble deep learning for cervix image selection toward improving reliability in automated cervical precancer screening

Guo, P., Xue, Z., Mtema, Z., Yeates, K., Ginsburg, O., Demarco, M., … Antani, S

Diagnostics, 10(7

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Published on: July 1, 2020

Passive Outdoor Host Seeking Device (POHD): Designing and Evaluation against Outdoor Biting Malaria Vectors

Kessy, S. T., Mnyone, L. L., Nyundo, B. A., & Lyimo, I. N.

TheScientificWorldJournal, 2020, 4801068

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Published on: July 1, 2020

Why lockdown? Why national unity? Why global solidarity? Simplified arithmetic tools for decision-makers, health professionals, journalists and the general public to explore containment options for the 2019 novel coronavirus

Killeen, G. F., & Kiware, S. S.

Infectious Disease Modelling, 5, 442–458

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Published on: June 24, 2020

Evaluating performance-based financing in low-income and middle-income countries: the need to look beyond average effect

Binyaruka, P., Lohmann, J., & De Allegri, M

BMJ Global Health, 5(8), e003136

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Published on: June 23, 2020

Household factors associated with access to insecticide-treated nets and house modification in Bagamoyo and Ulanga districts, Tanzania

Odufuwa, O. G., Ross, A., Mlacha, Y. P., Juma, O., Mmbaga, S., Msellemu, D., & Moore, S.

Malaria Journal, 19(1).

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Published on: June 23, 2020

Aquatic habitats of the malaria vector Anopheles funestus in rural south-eastern Tanzania.

Nambunga, I. H., Ngowo, H. S., Mapua, S. A., Hape, E. E., Msugupakulya, B. J., Msaky, D. S., … Okumu, F. O

Malaria Journal, 19(1)

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Published on: June 22, 2020

Patterns of human exposure to malaria vectors in Zanzibar and implications for malaria elimination efforts.

Monroe, A., Msaky, D., Kiware, S., Tarimo, B. B., Moore, S., Haji, K., … Okumu, F

Malaria Journal, 19(1), 212

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Published on: June 18, 2020

An autoencoder and artificial neural network-based method to estimate parity status of wild mosquitoes from near-infrared spectra.

Milali, M. P., Kiware, S. S., Govella, N. J., Okumu, F., Bansal, N., Bozdag, S., … Povinelli, R. J.

PLoS ONE, 15(6)

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Published on: June 14, 2020

Acceptability of a Prime Vendor System in Public Healthcare Facilities in Tanzania.

Kuwawenaruwa, A., Tediosi, F., Metta, E., Obrist, B., Wiedenmayer, K., Msamba, V.-S., & Wyss, K.

International Journal of Health Policy and Management

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Published on: June 13, 2020

The Use of Granular Cyclopentanone as Alternative to Artificial Source of Carbon Dioxide in Improved Passive Outdoor Host Seeking Device (POHD).

5. Kessy, S. T., Nyundo, B. A., Mnyone, L. L., & Lyimo, I. N

Scientific World Journal, 2020.

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Published on: June 5, 2020

Adherence to Iron-Folic Acid Supplementation and Associated Factors among Pregnant Women in Kasulu Communities in North-Western Tanzania.

Lyoba, W. B., Mwakatoga, J. D., Charles, F., Mrema, J., & Elisaria, E

International Journal of Reproductive Medicine.

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Published on: June 3, 2020

Ivermectin and COVID-19: Keeping rigor in times of urgency

Chaccour, C., Hammann, F., Ramón-García, S., & Rabinovich, N. R

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

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Published on: June 2, 2020

Pregnancy outcomes and risk of placental malaria after artemisinin-based and quinine-based treatment for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in pregnancy: a WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis

Saito, M., Mansoor, R., Kennon, K., Anvikar, A. R., Ashley, E. A., Chandramohan, D., Cohee, L. M., D’Alessandro, U., Genton, B., Gilder, M. E., Juma, E., Kalilani-Phiri, L., Kuepfer, I., Laufer, M. K., Lwin, K. M., Meshnick, S. R., Mosha, D., Muehlenbachs, A., Mwapasa, V., … Guérin, P. J

BMC Medicine, 18(1), 138

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Published on: June 1, 2020

Implications of HIV treatment policies on the health workforce in rural Malawi and Tanzania between 2013 and 2017: Evidence from the SHAPE-UTT study

Songo, J., Wringe, A., Hassan, F., McLean, E., Vyas, S., Dube, A., Luwanda, L., Kalua, T., Kajoka, D., Crampin, A., Todd, J., Schouten, E., Seeley, J., Geubbels, E., & Renju, J.

Global Public Health, 1–18

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Published on: May 27, 2020

Assessing the implementation of facility-based HIV testing policies in Malawi, South Africa and Tanzania from 2013-2018: Findings from SHAPE-UTT study.

Luwanda, L. B., Vyas, S., Songo, J., Chimukuche, R. S., McLean, E., Hassan, F., Schouten, E., Todd, J., Geubbels, E., Wringe, A., & Renju, J.

Global Public Health

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Published on: May 26, 2020

Effect of history of tuberculosis on specificity of Xpert MTB/RIF.

Haraka, F., Schumacher, S. G., Ross, A., Mantsoki, A., Gagneux, S., Reither, K., & Denkinger, C. M.

The European Respiratory Journal

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Published on: May 26, 2020

The Equatoguinean Malaria Vaccine Initiative: From the Launching of a Clinical Research Platform to Malaria Elimination Planning in Central West Africa.

Peter F. Billingsley, Carl D. Maas, Ally Olotu, Christopher Schwabe, Guillermo A. García, Matilde Riloha Rivas, Dianna E. B. Hergott, Claudia Daubenberger, Elizabeth Saverino, Adel Chaouch, Oscar Embon, Mwajuma Chemba, Elizabeth Nyakrungu, Ali Hamad, Carlos Cortes, Tobias Schindler, Maximillian Mpina, Ali Mtoro, Kim Lee B. Sim, Thomas L. Richie, Ken McGhee, Marcel Tanner, Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Salim Abdulla, Stephen L. Hoffman and Mitoha Ondo’o Ayekaba

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

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Published on: May 24, 2020

High malaria parasitemia among outpatient febrile children in low endemic area, East-Central Tanzania in 2013.

Chipwaza, B., & Sumaye, R. D.

BMC Research Notes

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Published on: May 20, 2020

Arts-based approaches to promoting health in sub-Saharan Africa: a scoping review.

Bunn, C., Kalinga, C., Mtema, O., Abdulla, S., Dillip, A., Lwanda, J., Mtenga, S. M., Sharp, J., Strachan, Z., Gray, C. M., & Culture and Bodies’ Team.

BMJ Global Health

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Published on: May 20, 2020

Assessment of diabetes and prediabetes prevalence and predictors by HbA1c in a population from sub-Saharan Africa with a high proportion of anemia: a prospective cross-sectional study.

Hodel, N. C., Hamad, A., Reither, K., Mwangoka, G., Kasella, I., Praehauser, C., Abdulla, S., Hatz, C. F. R., & Mayr, M.

BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care

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Published on: May 15, 2020

Ultrasound in managing extrapulmonary tuberculosis: a randomized controlled two-center study.

Ndege, R., Ngome, O., Bani, F., Temba, Y., Wilson, H., Vanobberghen, F., Hella, J., Gingo, W., Sasamalo, M., Mnzava, D., Kimera, N., Hiza, H., Wigayi, J., Mapesi, H., Kato, I. B., Mhimbira, F., Reither, K., Battegay, M., Paris, D. H., … Rohacek, M.

BMC Infectious Diseases

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Published on: May 13, 2020

Lidar reveals activity anomaly of malaria vectors during pan-African eclipse.

Brydegaard, M., Jansson, S., Malmqvist, E., Mlacha, Y. P., Gebru, A., Okumu, F., Killeen, G. F., & Kirkeby, C.

Science Advances

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Published on: May 13, 2020

Antigen-stimulated PBMC transcriptional protective signatures for malaria immunization.

Gemma Moncunill, Anja Scholzen, Maximillian Mpina, Augusto Nhabomba, Aurore Bouyoukou Hounkpatin, Lourdes Osaba, Raquel Valls, Joseph J. Campo, Hèctor Sanz, Chenjerai Jairoce, Nana Aba Williams, Erica M. Pasini, David Arteta, Joan Maynou, Lourdes Palacios, Miquel Duran-Frigola, John J. Aponte, Clemens H. M. Kocken, Selidji Todagbe Agnandji, José Manuel Mas, Benjamin Mordmüller, Claudia Daubenberger, Robert Sauerwein and Carlota Dobaño

Science Translational Medicine

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Published on: May 6, 2020

Infection prevention and control compliance in Tanzanian outpatient facilities: a cross-sectional study with implications for the control of COVID-19.

Powell-Jackson, T., King, J. J. C., Makungu, C., Spieker, N., Woodd, S., Risha, P., & Goodman, C.

The Lancet

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Published on: May 1, 2020

Peer support for people with severe mental illness versus usual care in high-, middle- and low-income countries: study protocol for a pragmatic, multicentre, randomised controlled trial (UPSIDES-RCT).

Moran, G. S., Kalha, J., Mueller-Stierlin, A. S., Kilian, R., Krumm, S., Slade, M., Charles, A., Mahlke, C., Nixdorf, R., Basangwa, D., Nakku, J., Mpango, R., Ryan, G., Shamba, D., Ramesh, M., Ngakongwa, F., Grayzman, A., Pathare, S., Mayer, B., & Puschner, B.

Trials

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Published on: April 25, 2020

Control of malaria vectors and management of insecticide resistance through universal coverage with next-generation insecticide-treated nets.

Killeen, G. F.

Lancet

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Published on: April 23, 2020

Determinants of Home Delivery among Women Aged 15-24 Years in Tanzania.

Kimario, F. F., Festo, C., Shabani, J., & Mrisho, M.

International Journal of MCH and AIDS

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Published on: April 23, 2020

Opinions of key stakeholders on alternative interventions for malaria control and elimination in Tanzania.

Finda, M. F., Christofides, N., Lezaun, J., Tarimo, B., Chaki, P., Kelly, A. H., Kapologwe, N., Kazyoba, P., Emidi, B., & Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal

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Published on: April 22, 2020

Vector bionomics and vectorial capacity as emergent properties of mosquito behaviors and ecology.

Sean L. Wu, Héctor M. Sánchez C., John M. Henry, Daniel T. Citron, Qian Zhang, Kelly Compton, Biyonka Liang, Amit Verma, Derek A. T. Cummings, Arnaud Le Menach, Thomas W. Scott, Anne L. Wilson, Steven W. Lindsay, Catherine L. Moyes, Penny A. Hancock, Tanya L. Russell, Thomas R. Burkot, John M. Marshall, Samson Kiware, Robert C. Reiner Jr, David L. Smith

PLoS Computational Biology

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Published on: April 20, 2020

Cardiovascular safety and population pharmacokinetic properties of piperaquine in African patients with uncomplicated falciparum malaria – a pooled multicentre analysis .

Thanaporn Wattanakul, Bernhards Ogutu, Abdunoor M. Kabanywanyi, Kwaku-Poku Asante, Abraham Oduro, Alex Adjei, Ali Sie, Esperanca Sevene, Eusebio Macete, Guillaume Compaore, Innocent Valea, Isaac Osei, Markus Winterberg, Margaret Gyapong, Martin Adjuik, Salim Abdulla, Seth Owusu-Agyei, Nicholas J. White, Nicholas P. J. Day, Halidou Tinto, Rita Baiden, Fred Binka, Joel Tarning

Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

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Published on: April 17, 2020

Sustaining LLIN coverage with continuous distribution: The school net programme in Tanzania.

Yukich, J., Stuck, L., Scates, S., Wisniewski, J., Chacky, F., Festo, C., Kabulika, G., Dimoso, K., Mandike, R., Greer, G., Serbantez, N., Elisaria, E., Nyoni, W., Dadi, D., Akim, I., Lengeler, C., Brown, N., & Koenker, H.

Malaria Journal

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Published on: April 17, 2020

Investigating Health Impacts of Natural Resource Extraction Projects in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mozambique, and Tanzania: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Study.

Andrea Farnham, MPH, PhD ; Hermínio Cossa, BA, MSc ; Dominik Dietler, BA, MSc ; Rebecca Engebretsen, BA, MSc, PhD ; Andrea Leuenberger, BA, MSc ; Isaac Lyatuu, BA, MSc ; Belinda Nimako, BA, MD ; Hyacinthe R Zabre, BA, MPH ; Fritz Brugger, BA, PhD ; Mirko S Winkler, MSc, PhD, DTM&H

JMIR Research Protocols

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Published on: April 16, 2020

Ivermectin and Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Keeping Rigor in Times of Urgency

CarlosChaccour, FelixHammann, SantiagoRamo ́n-Garc ́ıa, N.Regina Rabinovich

The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

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Published on: April 9, 2020

Behavioural and Electrophysiological Responses of Female Anopheles gambiae Mosquitoes to Volatiles from a Mango Bait.

Meza, F. C., Roberts, J. M., Sobhy, I. S., Okumu, F. O., Tripet, F., & Bruce, T. J. A.

Journal of Chemical Ecology

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Published on: April 8, 2020

Evaluation of personal protection afforded by repellent-treated sandals against mosquito bites in south-eastern Tanzania.

Sangoro, O. P., Gavana, T., Finda, M., Mponzi, W., Hape, E., Limwagu, A., Govella, N. J., Chaki, P., & Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal

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Published on: March 31, 2020

Vitamin B12 is Low in Milk of Early Postpartum Women in Urban Tanzania, and was not Significantly Increased by High dose Supplementation

Omar N. Lweno, Christopher R. Sudfeld, Ellen Hertzmark, Karim P. Manji, Said Aboud, Ramadhani A. Noor, Honorati Masanja, Nahya Salim, Setareh Shahab-Ferdows, Lindsay H. Allen and Wafaie W. Fawzi

Nutrients

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Published on: March 18, 2020

Breast milk vitamin B12 concentration and incidence of diarrhea and respiratory infections among infants in urban Tanzania: a prospective cohort study.

Omar N. Lweno, Christopher R. Sudfeld, Ellen Hertzmark, Karim P. Manji, Anne Marie Darling & Wafaie W. Fawzi

BMC Research Notes

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Published on: March 14, 2020

Long-lasting insecticidal nets retain bio-efficacy after 5 years of storage: implications for malaria control programmes.

Jeremiah J. Musa, Sarah J. Moore, Jason Moore, Emmanuel Mbuba, Edgar Mbeyela, Dickson Kobe, Johnson K. Swai & Olukayode G. Odufuwa

Malaria Journal

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Published on: March 10, 2020

Creating mosquito-free outdoor spaces using transfluthrin-treated chairs and ribbons

John P. Masalu, Marceline Finda, Gerry F. Killeen, Halfan S. Ngowo, Polius G. Pinda & Fredros O. Okumu

Malaria Journal

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Published on: March 10, 2020

Epitope Mapping and Fine Specificity of Human T and B Cell Responses for Novel Candidate Blood-Stage Malaria Vaccine P27A.

Kristina M. Geiger, Daniel Guignard, Che Yang, Jean-Pierre Bikorimana, Bruno E. Correia, Sophie Houard, Catherine Mkindi, Claudia A. Daubenberger, François Spertini, Giampietro Corradin and Régine Audran

Frontiers in Immunology

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Published on: March 5, 2020

Rationale and design of a complex intervention measuring the impact and processes of social accountability applied to contraceptive programming: CaPSAI Project.

Petrus S Steyn, Victoria Boydell, Joanna Paula Cordero, Heather McMullen, Ndema Habib, Thi My Huong Nguyen, Dela Nai, Donat Shamba, James Kiarie

Gates Open Research

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Published on: March 4, 2020

Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients in rural Tanzania: The prospective Kilombero and Ulanga antiretroviral cohort

Armon Arpagaus , Fabian Christoph Franzeck , George Sikalengo, Robert Ndege, Dorcas Mnzava, Martin Rohacek, Jerry Hella, Klaus Reither, Manuel Battegay, Tracy Renee Glass, Daniel Henry Paris, Farida Bani, Omary Ngome Rajab, Maja Weisser

PLOS ONE

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Published on: March 3, 2020

Prospective assessment of loss to follow-up: incidence and associated factors in a cohort of HIV-positive adults in rural Tanzania.

Aneth V Kalinjuma, Tracy R Glass, Maja Weisser, Selarine J Myeya, Bryson Kasuga, Yassin Kisung'a, George Sikalengo, Andrew Katende, Manuel Battegay and Fiona Vanobberghen

Journal of the International AIDS Society

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Published on: Feb. 14, 2020

One Health in practice: using Integrated Bite Case Management to increase detection of rabid animals in Tanzania

Kennedy Lushasi, Rachel Steenson, Jubilate Bernard, Joel Jackson Changalucha, Nicodem James Govella, Daniel T. Haydon, Husna Hoffu, Felix Lankester, Frank Magoti, Emmanuel Abraham Mpolya, Zacharia Mtema, Hesron Nonga and Katie Hampson

Frontiers in Public Health

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Published on: Feb. 12, 2020

Human unconventional T cells in Plasmodium falciparum infection.

Mathias Schmaler, Nina Orlova-Fink, Tobias Rutishauser, Salim Abdulla & Claudia Daubenberger

Seminars in Immunopathology

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Published on: Feb. 8, 2020

Challenges for HIV-infected adolescents during transition from paediatric to adult HIV clinics in Africa.

Herry Mapesi

Journal of Public Health. Springer.

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Published on: Feb. 7, 2020

Habitat characteristics and insecticide susceptibility of Aedes aegypti in the Ifakara area, south-eastern Tanzania.

Najat F. Kahamba, Alex J. Limwagu, Salum A. Mapua, Betwel J. Msugupakulya, Dickson S. Msaky, Emmanuel W. Kaindoa, Halfan S. Ngowo & Fredros O. Okumu

Parasites & Vectors

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Published on: Feb. 7, 2020

Immune system development varies according to age, location, and anemia in African children.

Danika L. Hill, Edward J. Carr, Tobias Rutishauser, Gemma Moncunill, Joseph J. Campo, Silvia Innocentin, Maxmillian Mpina, Augusto Nhabomba, Anneth Tumbo, Chenjerai Jairoce, Henriëtte A. Moll, Menno C. van Zelm, Carlota Dobaño, Claudia Daubenberger and Michelle A. Linterman

Science Translational Medicine

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Published on: Feb. 2, 2020

Mobile-based and open-source case detection and infectious disease outbreak management systems: a review.

Alexei Yavlinsky, Swaib A. Lule, Rachel Burns, Alimuddin Zumla, Timothy D. McHugh, Francine Ntoumi, Honorati Masanja, Solomon Mwakasungula, Ibrahim Abubakar, Robert W. Aldridge

Wellcome Open Research

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Published on: Jan. 29, 2020

Molecular methods for tracking residual Plasmodium falciparum transmission in a close-to-elimination setting in Zanzibar.

Benjamin Grossenbacher, Aurel Holzschuh, Natalie E. Hofmann, Kali Abdullah Omar, Logan Stuck, Bakar Shariff Fakih, Abdullah Ali, Joshua Yukich, Manuel W. Hetzel & Ingrid Felger

Malaria Journal

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Published on: Jan. 21, 2020

Optimal timing of primaquine to reduce Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte carriage when co-administered with artemether-lumefantrine.

Seif Shekalaghe, Dominic Mosha, Ali Hamad, Thabit A. Mbaga, Michael Mihayo, Teun Bousema, Chris Drakeley & Salim Abdulla

Malaria Journal

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Published on: Jan. 15, 2020

Preferred resting surfaces of dominant malaria vectors inside different house types in rural south-eastern Tanzania

Betwel J. Msugupakulya, Emmanuel W. Kaindoa, Halfan S. Ngowo, Japhet M. Kihonda, Najat F. Kahamba, Dickson S. Msaky, Damaris Matoke-Muhia, Patrick K. Tungu & Fredros O. Okumu

Malaria Journal

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Published on: Jan. 13, 2020

High failure rates of protease inhibitor-based antiretroviral treatment in rural Tanzania - A prospective cohort study

Rahel E. Bircher , Alex J. Ntamatungiro , Tracy R. Glass, Dorcas Mnzava, Amina Nyuri, Herry Mapesi, Daniel H. Paris, Manuel Battegay, Thomas Klimkait , Maja Weisser

PloS One

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The Effects of Medicines Availability and Stock-Outs on Household's Utilization of Healthcare Services in Dodoma Region, Tanzania

August Kuwawenaruwa, Kaspar Wyss, Karin Wiedenmayer, Emmy Metta, Fabrizio Tediosi

Health Policy and Planning

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Published on: Jan. 7, 2020

Rapid in-country sequencing of whole virus genomes to inform rabies elimination programmes.

Kirstyn Brunker, Gurdeep Jaswant, S.M. Thumbi, Kennedy Lushasi, Ahmed Lugelo, Anna M. Czupryna, Fred Ade, Gati Wambura, Veronicah Chuchu, Rachel Steenson, Chanasa Ngeleja, Criselda Bautista, Daria L. Manalo, Ma. Ricci R. Gomez, Maria Yna Joyce V. Chu, Mary Elizabeth Miranda, Maya Kamat, Kristyna Rysava, Jason Espineda, Eva Angelica V. Silo, Ariane Mae Aringo, Rona P. Bernales, Florencio F. Adonay, Michael J. Tildesley, Denise A. Marston, Daisy L. Jennings, Anthony R. Fooks, Wenlong Zhu, Luke W. Meredith, Sarah C. Hill, Radoslaw Poplawski, Robert J. Gifford, Joshua B. Singer, Mathew Maturi, Athman Mwatondo, Roman Biek, Katie Hampson

Wellcome Open Research

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Published on: Jan. 6, 2020

Effects of school-based physical activity and multi-micronutrient supplementation intervention on growth, health and well-being of schoolchildren in three African countries: The KaziAfya cluster randomised controlled trial protocol with a 2 × 2 factorial design.

Markus Gerber, Serge A. Ayekoé, Johanna Beckmann, Bassirou Bonfoh, Jean T. Coulibaly, Dao Daouda, Rosa du Randt, Lina Finda, Stefanie Gall, Getrud J. Mollel, Christin Lang, Kurt Z. Long, Sebastian Ludyga, Honorati Masanja, Ivan Müller, Siphesihle Nqweniso, Fredros Okumu, Nicole Probst-Hensch, Uwe Pühse, Peter Steinmann, Sylvain G. Traoré, Cheryl Walter & Jürg Utzinger

Trials

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Published on: Jan. 2, 2020

Vitamin D Concentration during Early Pregnancy and Adverse Outcomes among HIV-Negative Women in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania: A Case-Control Study.

Kalinjuma, A. V., Darling, A. M., Sudfeld, C. R., Mugusi, F., Wright, J., Abioye, A. I., … Fawzi, W. W.

Nutrients

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Published on: Jan. 1, 2020

Activation of TCR Vδ1 + and Vδ1 − Vδ2 − γδ T Cells upon Controlled Infection with Plasmodium falciparum in Tanzanian Volunteers.

Rutishauser, T., Lepore, M., Di Blasi, D., Dangy, J.-P., Abdulla, S., Jongo, S., … De Libero, G.

The Journal of Immunology

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Published on: Dec. 25, 2019

Operational Coverage and Timeliness of Reactive Case Detection for Malaria Elimination in Zanzibar, Tanzania.

van der Horst, T., Al-mafazy, A., Fakih, B. S., Stuck, L., Ali, A., Yukich, J., & Hetzel, M. W.

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

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Published on: Dec. 18, 2019

Safety of oral ivermectin during pregnancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Nicolas, P., Maia, M. F., Bassat, Q., Kobylinski, K. C., Monteiro, W., Rabinovich, N. R., … Chaccour, C.

The Lancet Global Health

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Published on: Dec. 16, 2019

The Relationship Between Dietary Diversity Among Women of Reproductive Age and Agricultural Diversity in Rural Tanzania.

Bellows, A. L., Canavan, C. R., Blakstad, M. M., Mosha, D., Noor, R. A., Webb, P., … Fawzi, W. W.

Nutrition Bulletin

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Published on: Dec. 12, 2019

Did a quality improvement intervention improve quality of maternal health care? Implementation evaluation from a cluster-randomized controlled study.

Larson, E., Mbaruku, G. M., Cohen, J., & Kruk, M. E.

International Journal for Quality in Health Care

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Published on: Dec. 12, 2019

Active dispersal of Aedes albopictus: a mark-release-recapture study using self-marking units.

Vavassori, L., Saddler, A., & Müller, P.

Parasites & Vectors

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Published on: Dec. 10, 2019

Protecting migratory farmers in rural Tanzania using eave ribbons treated with the spatial mosquito repellent, transfluthrin.

Swai, J. K., Mmbando, A. S., Ngowo, H. S., Odufuwa, O. G., Finda, M. F., Mponzi, W., … Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal

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Published on: Dec. 4, 2019

Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers Other than Ebola and Lassa. Infectious Disease Clinics of North America

Iannetta, M., Di Caro, A., Nicastri, E., Vairo, F., Masanja, H., Kobinger, G., … Ippolito, G.

Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. W.B. Saunders

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Published on: Dec. 2, 2019

Clinical Outcome of Febrile Tanzanian Children with Severe Malnutrition Using Anthropometry in Comparison to Clinical Signs.

Tan, R., Kagoro, F., Levine, G. A., Masimba, J., Samaka, J., Sangu, W., … Keitel, K.

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

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Published on: Dec. 1, 2019

Factors associated with the decline in under five diarrhea mortality in Tanzania from 1980-2015

Masanja, H., Mongi, P., Baraka, J., Jackson, B., Kisisiwe, Y., Manji, K., … Black, R. E.

Journal of Global Health, 9(2), 020806.

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Published on: Nov. 29, 2019

Increase of dose associated with decrease in protection against controlled human malaria infection by PfSPZ Vaccine in Tanzanian adults.

Jongo, S. A., Church, L. W. P., Mtoro, A. T., Chakravarty, S., Ruben, A. J., Swanson II, P. A., … Hoffman, S. L.

Clinical Infectious Diseases.

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Published on: Nov. 28, 2019

Health impact assessment for promoting sustainable development: the HIA4SD project.

Winkler, M. S., Adongo, P. B., Binka, F., Brugger, F., Diagbouga, S., Macete, E., … Okumu, F.

Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

Tuberculosis: Diagnostic Challenges in Rural Africa.

Masawa, N., Bani, F., & Ndege, R.

Praxis, 108(15), 991–996.

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

Herzinsuffizienz in Afrika?

Rohacek, M., & Burkard, T.

Praxis, 108(15), 983–990.

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

Ultraschallkurs in Ifakara (Tansania) mit Fallbeispielen

Neugebauer, F., Tuma, J., Rohaceck, M., Weisser, M., Stieger, R., & Serra, A.

Praxis, 108(15), 1013–1018.

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

Non-Communicable Diseases on the Rise in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Underappreciated Threat of a Dual Disease Burden

Mapesi, H., & Paris, D. H.

Praxis, 108(15), 997–1005.

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

HIV im südlichen Afrika: wo stehen wir heute?

Eichenberger, A., Weisser, M., & Battegay, M.

Praxis, 108(15), 971–976

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV – an Update from Rural Africa.

Luoga, E., & Gamell, A

Praxis, 108(15), 977–981.

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

Extrapulmonale Tuberkulose CME-Fragen.

Arpagaus, A., & Weisser, M.

Praxis, 108(15), 1019–1026

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Published on: Nov. 26, 2019

Herzinsuffizienz in Afrika?

Rohacek, M., & Burkard, T.

Praxis

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Published on: Nov. 25, 2019

Operational Coverage and Timeliness of Reactive Case Detection for Malaria Elimination in Zanzibar, Tanzania.

van der Horst, T., Al-mafazy, A., Fakih, B. S., Stuck, L., Ali, A., Yukich, J., & Hetzel, M. W.

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.

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Published on: Nov. 21, 2019

User experience and satisfaction with specialty consultations and surgical care in secondary and tertiary level hospitals in Mexico

Doubova, S. V., Infante-Castañeda, C., Roder-DeWan, S., & Pérez-Cuevas, R.

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 872.

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Published on: Nov. 20, 2019

Towards improved health service quality in Tanzania: contribution of a supportive supervision approach to increased quality of primary healthcare.

Renggli, S., Mayumana, I., Mboya, D., Charles, C., Mshana, C., Kessy, F., … Pfeiffer, C.

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 848.

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Published on: Nov. 20, 2019

Towards improved health service quality in Tanzania: contribution of a supportive supervision approach to increased quality of primary healthcare.

Renggli, S., Mayumana, I., Mboya, D., Charles, C., Mshana, C., Kessy, F., … Pfeiffer, C.

BMC Health Services Research

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Published on: Nov. 19, 2019

Mathematical modelling for health systems research: a systematic review of system dynamics and agent-based models.

Cassidy, R., Singh, N. S., Schiratti, P. R., Semwanga, A., Binyaruka, P., Sachingongu, N., … Blanchet, K.

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 845

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Published on: Nov. 13, 2019

Setting priorities in child health research in India for 2016-2025: a CHNRI exercise undertaken by the Indian Council for Medical Research and INCLEN Trust

Wazny, K., Arora, N. K., Mohapatra, A., Gopalan, H. S., Das, M. K., Nair, M., … Swaminathan, S.

Journal of Global Health

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Published on: Nov. 12, 2019

Bedaquiline, moxifloxacin, pretomanid, and pyrazinamide during the first 8 weeks of treatment of patients with drug-susceptible or drug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis: a multicentre, open-label, partially randomised, phase 2b trial.

Tweed, C. D., Dawson, R., Burger, D. A., Conradie, A., Crook, A. M., Mendel, C. M., … Spigelman, M.

The Lancet. Respiratory Medicine

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Published on: Nov. 8, 2019

Research agenda for preventing mosquito-transmitted diseases through improving the built environment in sub-Saharan Africa.

Shenton, F. C., Addissie, A., Alabaster, G., Baziwe, D., Carrasco Tenezaca, M., Chinula, D., … Lindsay, S. W.

Cities & Health

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Published on: Nov. 7, 2019

Safety and immunogenicity of the RTS,S/AS01 malaria vaccine in infants and children identified as HIV-infected during a randomized trial in sub-Saharan Africa.

Otieno, L., Guerra Mendoza, Y., Adjei, S., Agbenyega, T., Agnandji, S. T., Aide, P., … Oneko, M.

Vaccine.

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Published on: Nov. 2, 2019

Counter-Selection of Antimalarial Resistance Polymorphisms by Intermittent Preventive Treatment in Pregnancy

Huijben, S., Macete, E., Mombo-Ngoma, G., Ramharter, M., Kariuki, S., Desai, M., … Mayor, A.

The Journal of Infectious Diseases.

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Published on: Nov. 1, 2019

Drivers of the reduction in childhood diarrhea mortality 1980-2015 and interventions to eliminate preventable diarrhea deaths by 2030

Black, R., Fontaine, O., Lamberti, L., Bhan, M., Huicho, L., El Arifeen, S., … Merson, M.

Journal of Global Health, 9(2), 020801

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Published on: Oct. 21, 2019

Short-course amphotericin B in addition to sertraline and fluconazole for treatment of HIV-associated cryptococcal meningitis in rural Tanzania

Andrew Katende, Gladys Mbwanji, Diana Faini, Amina Nyuri, Aneth Vedastus Kalinjuma, Dorcas Mnzava, Katherine H Hullsiek, Joshua Rhein, Maja Weisser, David B Meya, David R Boulware, Emilio Letang, KIULARCO Study Group

PubMed

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Published on: Oct. 21, 2019

Who are CHWs? An ethnographic study of the multiple identities of community health workers in three rural Districts in Tanzania.

Rafiq, M. Y., Wheatley, H., Mushi, H. P., & Baynes, C.

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 712

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Published on: Oct. 16, 2019

Experiences of care in the context of payment for performance (P4P) in Tanzania.

Chimhutu, V., Tjomsland, M., & Mrisho, M.

Globalization and Health, 15(1), 59.

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Published on: Oct. 7, 2019

Detection of malaria parasites in dried human blood spots using mid-infrared spectroscopy and logistic regression analysis.

Mwanga, E. P., Minja, E. G., Mrimi, E., Jiménez, M. G., Swai, J. K., Abbasi, S., … Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal, 18(1)

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Published on: Oct. 7, 2019

ELIMU-MDx: a web-based, open-source platform for storage, management and analysis of diagnostic qPCR data

Krähenbühl, S., Studer, F., Guirou, E., Deal, A., Mächler, P., Hosch, S., … Schindler, T.

BioTechniques.

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Published on: Oct. 3, 2019

High quality health systems in the SDG era: Country-specific priorities for improving quality of care.

Thapa, G., Jhalani, M., García-Saisó, S., Malata, A., Roder-DeWan, S., & Leslie, H. H.

PLOS Medicine, 16(10), e1002946

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Published on: Oct. 1, 2019

Early life risk factors of motor, cognitive and language development: a pooled analysis of studies from low/middle-income countries.

Sania, A., Sudfeld, C. R., Danaei, G., Fink, G., McCoy, D. C., Zhu, Z., … Fawzi, W.

BMJ Open, 9(10), e026449.

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Published on: Sept. 18, 2019

Prevalence and management of drug–drug interactions with antiretroviral treatment in 2069 people living with HIV in rural Tanzania: a prospective cohort study

Schlaeppi, C., Vanobberghen, F., Sikalengo, G., Glass, T., Ndege, R., Foe, G., … Wilson, H. I.

HIV Medicine, hiv.12801.

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Published on: Sept. 18, 2019

Eave ribbons treated with transfluthrin can protect both users and non-users against malaria vectors

Mwanga, E. P., Mmbando, A. S., Mrosso, P. C., Stica, C., Mapua, S. A., Finda, M. F., … Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 314.

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Published on: Sept. 16, 2019

Prediction of mosquito species and population age structure using mid-infrared spectroscopy and supervised machine learning.

González Jiménez, M., Babayan, S. A., Khazaeli, P., Doyle, M., Walton, F., Reedy, E., … Wynne, K.

Wellcome Open Research, 4, 76.

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Published on: Sept. 11, 2019

A multiplex qPCR approach for detection of pfhrp2 and pfhrp3 gene deletions in multiple strain infections of Plasmodium falciparum.

Schindler, T., Deal, A. C., Fink, M., Guirou, E., Moser, K. A., Mwakasungula, S. M., … Daubenberger, C.

Scientific Reports, 9(1), 13107

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Published on: Sept. 6, 2019

Safety and tolerance of lymph node biopsies from chronic HIV-1 volunteers in rural Tanzania

Mkindi, C. G., Marandu, E. A., Masawa, N., Bani, F., Nyuri, A., Byakuzana, T., … Daubenberger, C.

BMC Research Notes, 12(1), 561.

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Published on: Sept. 6, 2019

BMC Research Notes, 12(1), 561

Mkindi, C. G., Marandu, E. A., Masawa, N., Bani, F., Nyuri, A., Byakuzana, T., … Daubenberger, C.

Safety and tolerance of lymph node biopsies from chronic HIV-1 volunteers in rural Tanzania

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Published on: Sept. 5, 2019

In Low- And Middle-Income Countries, Is Delivery In High-Quality Obstetric Facilities Geographically Feasible?

Gage, A. D., Carnes, F., Blossom, J., Aluvaala, J., Amatya, A., Mahat, K., … Kruk, M. E

Health Affairs, 38(9), 1576–1584.

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Published on: Sept. 3, 2019

Can trials of spatial repellents be used to estimate mosquito movement?

Malinga, J., Maia, M., Moore, S., & Ross, A

Parasites & Vectors, 12(1), 421.

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Published on: Aug. 27, 2019

Effect of a community health worker delivered health, nutrition and responsive stimulation package and conditional cash transfers on child development and growth in rural Tanzania: protocol for a cluster-randomized trial

Sudfeld, C. R., Bliznashka, L., Ashery, G., Yousafzai, A. K., & Masanja, H

BMC Public Health, 19(1), 641.

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Published on: Aug. 16, 2019

Measuring and improving the quality of tuberculosis care: A framework and implications from the Lancet Global Health Commission.

Arsenault, C., Roder-DeWan, S., & Kruk, M. E.

Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases, 16, 100112.

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Published on: Aug. 14, 2019

Age grading An. gambiae and An. arabiensis using near infrared spectra and artificial neural networks

Milali, M. P., Sikulu-Lord, M. T., Kiware, S. S., Dowell, F. E., Corliss, G. F., & Povinelli, R. J

PLOS ONE, 14(8), e0209451.

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Published on: Aug. 7, 2019

Expectations of healthcare quality: A cross-sectional study of internet users in 12 low- and middle-income countries.

Roder-DeWan, S., Gage, A. D., Hirschhorn, L. R., Twum-Danso, N. A. Y., Liljestrand, J., Asante-Shongwe, K., … Kruk, M. E.

PLOS Medicine, 16(8), e1002879

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Published on: Aug. 6, 2019

Measuring and improving the quality of tuberculosis care: A framework and implications from the Lancet Global Health Commission.

Arsenault, C., Roder-DeWan, S., & Kruk, M. E.

Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases, 16, 100112

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Published on: Aug. 1, 2019

Disrespectful treatment in primary care in rural Tanzania: beyond any single health issue.

Larson, E., Mbaruku, G., Kujawski, S. A., Mashasi, I., & Kruk, M. E.

Health Policy and Planning.

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Published on: July 31, 2019

Videographic analysis of flight behaviours of host-seeking Anopheles arabiensis towards BG-Malaria trap.

Batista, E. P. A., Mapua, S. A., Ngowo, H., Matowo, N. S., Melo, E. F., Paixão, K. S., … Okumu, F. O

PLOS ONE, 14(7), e0220563.

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Published on: July 16, 2019

The impact of paid community health worker deployment on child survival: the connect randomized cluster trial in rural Tanzania.

Kanté, A. M., Exavery, A., Jackson, E. F., Kassimu, T., Baynes, C. D., Hingora, A., & Phillips, J. F

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 492

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Published on: July 9, 2019

Assessment of the impact of availability and readiness of malaria services on uptake of intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy (IPTp) provided during ANC visits in Tanzania.

Bajaria, S., Festo, C., Mrema, S., Shabani, J., Hertzmark, E., & Abdul, R.

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 229

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Published on: July 8, 2019

Mosquito feeding behavior and how it influences residual malaria transmission across Africa.

Sherrard-Smith, E., Skarp, J. E., Beale, A. D., Fornadel, C., Norris, L. C., Moore, S. J., … Churcher, T. S.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116(30), 15086–15095.

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Published on: July 1, 2019

Human behaviour and residual malaria transmission in Zanzibar: findings from in-depth interviews and direct observation of community events

Monroe, A., Mihayo, K., Okumu, F., Finda, M., Moore, S., Koenker, H., … Harvey, S.

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 220.

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Published on: June 25, 2019

Anaerobic digestion is the dominant pathway for pit latrine decomposition and is limited by intrinsic factors

van Eekert, M. H. A., Gibson, W. T., Torondel, B., Abilahi, F., Liseki, B., Schuman, E., … Ensink, J. H. J

WaterScience and Technology, 79(12), 2242–2250

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Published on: June 8, 2019

A systematic review of influences on implementation of peer support work for adults with mental health problems.

Ibrahim, N., Thompson, D., Nixdorf, R., Kalha, J., Mpango, R., Moran, G., … Slade, M.

Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology.

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Published on: June 7, 2019

The adjuvant GLA-SE promotes human Tfh cell expansion and emergence of public TCRβ clonotypes

Hill, D. L., Pierson, W., Bolland, D. J., Mkindi, C., Carr, E. J., Wang, J., … Linterman, M. A.

The Journal of Experimental Medicine, jem.20190301

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Published on: June 6, 2019

Attribution of reductions in malaria prevalence in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – Authors’ reply.

Killeen, G. F., Govella, N. J., Mlacha, Y. P., & Chaki, P. P.

The Lancet Planetary Health, 3(6), e247.

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Published on: June 3, 2019

Linking human behaviours and malaria vector biting risk in south-eastern Tanzania.

Finda, M. F., Moshi, I. R., Monroe, A., Limwagu, A. J., Nyoni, A. P., Swai, J. K., … Okumu, F. O.

PLOS ONE, 14(6), e0217414

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Published on: May 30, 2019

Using mid-infrared spectroscopy and supervised machine-learning to identify vertebrate blood meals in the malaria vector, Anopheles arabiensis

Mwanga, E. P., Mapua, S. A., Siria, D. J., Ngowo, H. S., Nangacha, F., Mgando, J., … Okumu, F. O.

. Malaria Journal, 18(1), 187

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Published on: May 30, 2019

Mortality of neurological disorders in Tanzania: analysis of baseline data from sample vital registration with verbal autopsy (SAVVY)

Levira, F., Newton, C. R., Masanja, H., & Odermatt, P

Global Health Action, 12(1), 1596378.

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Published on: May 30, 2019

Newborn screening for sickle cell disease: an innovative pilot program to improve child survival in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Nkya, S., Mtei, L., Soka, D., Mdai, V., Mwakale, P. B., Mrosso, P., … Makani, J

International Health.

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Published on: May 21, 2019

Four delays of child mortality in Rwanda: a mixed methods analysis of verbal social autopsies

Roder-DeWan, S., Gupta, N., Kagabo, D. M., Habumugisha, L., Nahimana, E., Mugeni, C., … Hirschhorn, L. R

BMJ Open, 9(5), e027435

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Published on: May 18, 2019

Prognostic accuracy of sTREM-1-based algorithms in febrile adults presenting to Tanzanian outpatient clinics

Richard-Greenblatt, M., Boillat-Blanco, N., Zhong, K., Mbarack, Z., Samaka, J., Mlaganile, T., … Kain, K. C.

Clinical Infectious Diseases.

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Published on: May 15, 2019

Concentration and avidity of antibodies to different circumsporozoite epitopes correlate with RTS,S/AS01E malaria vaccine efficacy

Dobaño, C., Sanz, H., Sorgho, H., Dosoo, D., Mpina, M., Ubillos, I., … Daubenberger, C.

Nature Communications, 10(1), 2174.

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Published on: May 9, 2019

Autodissemination of pyriproxyfen suppresses stable populations of Anopheles arabiensis under semi-controlled settings

Lwetoijera, D., Kiware, S., Okumu, F., Devine, G. J., & Majambere, S

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 166

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Published on: May 1, 2019

Age-related comorbidities and mortality in people living with HIV in rural Tanzania

Albrecht, S., Franzeck, F. C., Mapesi, H., Hatz, C., Kalinjuma, A. V., Glass, T. R., … KIULARCO Study Group

AIDS, 33(6), 1031–1041

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Published on: May 1, 2019

Age-related comorbidities and mortality in people living with HIV in rural Tanzania.

Albrecht, S., Franzeck, F. C., Mapesi, H.a, A. V., Glass, T. R., … KIULARCO Study Group

AIDS, 1

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Published on: April 30, 2019

Comparing the new Ifakara Ambient Chamber Test with WHO cone and tunnel tests for bioefficacy and non-inferiority testing of insecticide-treated nets.

Massue, D. J., Lorenz, L. M., Moore, J. D., Ntabaliba, W. S., Ackerman, S., Mboma, Z. M., … Moore, S. J

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 153

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Published on: April 29, 2019

Two cases of long-lasting, sub-microscopic Plasmodium malariae infections in adults from coastal Tanzania

Schindler, T., Jongo, S., Studer, F., Mpina, M., Mwangoka, G., Mswata, S., … Daubenberger, C

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 149.

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Published on: April 25, 2019

Sustainable innovation in vector control requires strong partnerships with communities

Bartumeus, F., Costa, G. B., Eritja, R., Kelly, A. H., Finda, M., Lezaun, J., … Vaughan, M.

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 13(4), e0007204

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Published on: April 25, 2019

Factors associated with plasma n-3 and n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acid levels in Tanzanian infants

Kamenju, P., Hertzmark, E., Kabagambe, E. K., Smith, E. R., Muhihi, A., Noor, R. A., … Fawzi, W. W.

European Journal of Clinical Nutrition

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Published on: April 19, 2019

Detection of dicistroviruses RNA in blood of febrile Tanzanian children.

Cordey, S., Laubscher, F., Hartley, M.-A., Junier, T., Pérez-Rodriguez, F. J., Keitel, K., … Kaiser, L.

Emerging Microbes & Infections, 8(1), 613–623.

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Published on: April 17, 2019

Pathways and associated costs of care in patients with confirmed and presumptive tuberculosis in Tanzania: A cross-sectional study

Mhalu, G., Hella, J., Mhimbira, F., Said, K., Mosabi, T., Mlacha, Y. P., … Fenner, L.

BMJ Open, 9(4), e025079

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Published on: April 16, 2019

Multiple Introductions of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Lineage 2–Beijing Into Africa Over Centuries

Rutaihwa, L. K., Menardo, F., Stucki, D., Gygli, S. M., Ley, S. D., Malla, B., … Gagneux, S.

Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 7, 112.

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Published on: April 15, 2019

Safety and Differential Antibody and T-Cell Responses to Plasmodium falciparum Sporozoite Vaccine by Age in Tanzanian Adults, Adolescents, Children, and Infants.

Jongo, S. A., Church, L. W. P., Mtoro, A. T., Chakravarty, S., Ruben, A. J., Swanson, P. A., … Hoffman, S. L

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

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Published on: April 13, 2019

Advancing the repurposing of ivermectin for malaria.

Chaccour, C., & Rabinovich, N. R.

The Lancet.

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Published on: April 12, 2019

Insights into the genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Tanzania.

Rutaihwa, L. K., Sasamalo, M., Jaleco, A., Hella, J., Kingazi, A., Kamwela, L., … Gagneux, S

PLOS ONE, 14(4), e0206334

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Published on: April 11, 2019

Delayed illness recognition and multiple referrals: a qualitative study exploring care-seeking trajectories contributing to maternal and newborn illnesses and death in southern Tanzania

Shamba, D., Tancred, T., Hanson, C., Wachira, J., & Manzi, F.

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 225

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Published on: April 10, 2019

Does mobile phone survey method matter? Reliability of computer-assisted telephone interviews and interactive voice response non-communicable diseases risk factor surveys in low and middle income countries

Pariyo, G. W., Greenleaf, A. R., Gibson, D. G., Ali, J., Selig, H., Labrique, A. B., … Hyder, A. A

PLOS ONE, 14(4), e0214450.

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Published on: April 9, 2019

Mapping the potential use of endectocide-treated cattle to reduce malaria transmission.

Imbahale, S. S., Montaña Lopez, J., Brew, J., Paaijmans, K., Rist, C., & Chaccour, C.

Scientific Reports, 9(1), 5826.

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Published on: April 5, 2019

Explaining patient delay in healthcare seeking and loss to diagnostic follow-up among patients with presumptive tuberculosis in Tanzania: a mixed-methods study

Mhalu, G., Weiss, M. G., Hella, J., Mhimbira, F., Mahongo, E., Schindler, C., … Merten, S.

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 217

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Published on: April 5, 2019

Using Peer Support in Developing Empowering Mental Health Services (UPSIDES): Background, Rationale and Methodology

Puschner, B., Repper, J., Mahlke, C., Nixdorf, R., Basangwa, D., Nakku, J., … Slade, M

Annals of Global Health, 85(1).

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Published on: April 5, 2019

Sonography to Rule Out Tuberculosis in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Prospective Observational Study

Ndege, R., Weisser, M., Elzi, L., Diggelmann, F., Bani, F., Gingo, W., … Rohacek, M.

Open Forum Infectious Diseases, 6(4), ofz154.

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Published on: April 2, 2019

Immunologic-based Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis Among Children Younger Than 5 Years of Age Exposed and Unexposed to Tuberculosis in Tanzania

Said, K., Hella, J., Ruzegea, M., Solanki, R., Chiryamkubi, M., Mhimbira, F., … Fenner, L.

The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 38(4), 333–339.

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Published on: March 29, 2019

Ribosomal/nucleolar stress induction regulates tert-Butyl hydroperoxide (tBHP) mediated oxidative stress in Anopheles gambiae midguts

Tarimo, B. B., Hritzo, B. A., Law, H. C. H., Tao, D., Pastrana-Mena, R., Kanzok, S. M., … Dinglasan, R. R.

BMC Research Notes, 12(1), 182

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Published on: March 27, 2019

Mapping changes in housing in sub-Saharan Africa from 2000 to 2015.

Tusting, L. S., Bisanzio, D., Alabaster, G., Cameron, E., Cibulskis, R., Davies, M., … Bhatt, S.

Nature, 568(7752), 391–394.

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Published on: March 27, 2019

Mapping changes in housing in sub-Saharan Africa from 2000 to 2015

Tusting, L. S., Bisanzio, D., Alabaster, G., Cameron, E., Cibulskis, R., Davies, M., … Bhatt, S

Nature.

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Published on: March 23, 2019

Understanding the Impacts of Short‐Term Climate Variability on Drinking Water Source Quality: Observations From Three Distinct Climatic Regions in Tanzania

Guo, D., Thomas, J., Lazaro, A., Mahundo, C., Lwetoijera, D., Mrimi, E., … Johnson, F

GeoHealth, 3(4), 84–103

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Published on: March 21, 2019

Efficacy and safety of artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria and prevalence of Pfk13 and Pfmdr1 polymorphisms after a decade of using artemisinin-based combination therapy in mainland Tanzania.

Ishengoma, D. S., Mandara, C. I., Francis, F., Talundzic, E., Lucchi, N. W., Ngasala, B., … Udhayakumar, V

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 88

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Published on: March 20, 2019

Evaluation of a push–pull system consisting of transfluthrin-treated eave ribbons and odour-baited traps for control of indoor- and outdoor-biting malaria vectors.

Mmbando, A. S., Batista, E. P. A., Kilalangongono, M., Finda, M. F., Mwanga, E. P., Kaindoa, E. W., … Okumu, F. O

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 87

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Published on: March 18, 2019

Mosquito electrocuting traps for directly measuring biting rates and host-preferences of Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles funestus outdoors

Meza, F. C., Kreppel, K. S., Maliti, D. F., Mlwale, A. T., Mirzai, N., Killeen, G. F., … Govella, N. J

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 83

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Published on: March 14, 2019

A Randomized Trial of Prophylactic Antibiotics for Miscarriage Surgery.

Lissauer, D., Wilson, A., Hewitt, C. A., Middleton, L., Bishop, J. R. B., Daniels, J., … Coomarasamy, A

New England Journal of Medicine, 380(11), 1012–1021.

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Published on: March 3, 2019

Suppression of malaria vector densities and human infection prevalence associated with scale-up of mosquito-proofed housing in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: re-analysis of an observational series of parasitological and entomological surveys.

Killeen, G. F., Govella, N. J., Mlacha, Y. P., & Chaki, P. P.

The Lancet Planetary Health, 3(3), e132–e143

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Published on: March 2, 2019

Implementation and effectiveness of free health insurance for the poor pregnant women in Tanzania: A mixed methods evaluation

Kuwawenaruwa, A., Ramsey, K., Binyaruka, P., Baraka, J., Manzi, F., & Borghi, J.

Social Science & Medicine, 225, 17–25

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Published on: March 2, 2019

Verrucous carcinoma: An unexpected finding arising from a burn scar

Hannah, C. E., Weig, E. A., Collier, S., Stone, M. S., Juma, O., Mcharo, J. J., … Wanat, K. A

JAAD Case Reports, 5(3), 225–22

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Published on: Feb. 26, 2019

Determinants of delayed or incomplete diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccination in parallel urban and rural birth cohorts of 30,956 infants in Tanzania

Nadella, P., Smith, E. R., Muhihi, A., Noor, R. A., Masanja, H., Fawzi, W. W., & Sudfeld, C. R.

. BMC Infectious Diseases, 19(1), 188.

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Published on: Feb. 26, 2019

‘The mosquitoes are preparing to attack us’: knowledge and perceptions of communities in south-eastern Tanzania regarding mosquito swarms.

Finda, M. F., Kaindoa, E. W., Nyoni, A. P., & Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 56

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Published on: Feb. 14, 2019

Effect of a maternal and newborn health system quality improvement project on the use of facilities for childbirth: a cluster-randomised study in rural Tanzania.

Larson, E., Gage, A. D., Mbaruku, G. M., Mbatia, R., Haneuse, S., & Kruk, M. E.

Tropical Medicine & International Health.

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Published on: Feb. 12, 2019

HIV Infection Functionally Impairs Mycobacterium tuberculosis -Specific CD4 and CD8 T-Cell Responses

Amelio, P., Portevin, D., Hella, J., Reither, K., Kamwela, L., Lweno, O., … Perreau, M.

Journal of Virology, 93(5).

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Published on: Feb. 2, 2019

Safety and efficacy of C-reactive protein-guided antibiotic use to treat acute respiratory infections in Tanzanian children: a planned subgroup analysis of a randomized, controlled non-inferiority trial evaluating a novel electronic clinical decision algorithm (ePOCT).

Keitel, K., Samaka, J., Masimba, J., Temba, H., Said, Z., Kagoro, F., … D’Acremont, V.

Clinical Infectious Diseases.

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Published on: Jan. 29, 2019

Swarms of the malaria vector Anopheles funestus in Tanzania

Kaindoa, E. W., Ngowo, H. S., Limwagu, A. J., Tchouakui, M., Hape, E., Abbasi, S., … Okumu, F. O.

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 29

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Published on: Jan. 25, 2019

Looking at the bigger picture: how the wider health financing context affects the implementation of the Tanzanian Community Health Funds

Renggli, S., Mayumana, I., Mshana, C., Mboya, D., Kessy, F., Tediosi, F., … Lengeler, C

Health Policy and Planning

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Published on: Jan. 15, 2019

Molecular monitoring of the diversity of human pathogenic malaria species in blood donations on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea.

Schindler, T., Robaina, T., Sax, J., Bieri, J. R., Mpina, M., Gondwe, L., … Daubenberger, C

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 9.

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Published on: Jan. 11, 2019

Measuring and characterizing night time human behaviour as it relates to residual malaria transmission in sub-Saharan Africa: a review of the published literature.

Monroe, A., Moore, S., Koenker, H., Lynch, M., & Ricotta, E.

Malaria Journal, 18(1), 6.

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Published on: Jan. 9, 2019

Rift Valley fever: An open-source transmission dynamics simulation model

Sumaye, R., Jansen, F., Berkvens, D., De Baets, B., Geubels, E., Thiry, E., & Krit, M

PLOS ONE, 14(1), e0209929.

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Published on: Jan. 8, 2019

Application of community-based and integrated strategy to reduce malaria disease burden in southern Tanzania: the study protocol of China-UK-Tanzania pilot project on malaria control.

Wang, D., Chaki, P., Mlacha, Y., Gavana, T., Michael, M. G., Khatibu, R., … Zhou, X.-N

Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 8(1), 4

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Published on: Jan. 22, 2018

Towards improved health service quality in Tanzania: appropriateness of an electronic tool to assess quality of primary healthcare

Renggli, S., Mayumana, I., Mboya, D., Charles, C., Mshana, C., Kessy, F., … Lengeler, C.

BMC Health Services Research, 19(1), 55.

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