Publications

 

2017 PUBLICATIONS

Njunju M, Manyando C, Mwakazanga D. et al Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine versus Cotrimoxazole for malaria prophylaxis in HIV negative pregnant women: Effect on birth weight-Findings from a Randomized, Open-Label, non-Inferiority trial in Zambia. In-press ECTMIH 2017.

 

Stephanie Dellicour, Esperanca Sevene, Rose McGready, Halidou Tinto, , Dominic Mosha, Christine Manyando, Stephen Rulisa, Meghna Desai, Peter Ouma, Eusbio Macete, Clara Menndez, Greg Calip, Orvalho Augusto, Kerryn A. Moore, Francois Nosten, Feiko ter Kuile, Andy Stergachis Use of artemisinin derivatives and quinine in early pregnancy and their association with adverse pregnancy outcomes: a meta-analysis of prospective observational studies across Africa and Thai-Myanmar border . Accepted for publication April 2017 in Plos Medicine.

 

An Operational Framework for Insecticide Resistance Management Planning.Chanda E, Thomsen EK, Musapa M, Kamuliwo M, Brogdon WG, Norris DE, Masaninga F, Wirtz R, Sikaala CH, Muleba M, Craig A, Govere JM, Ranson H, Hemingway J, Seyoum A, Macdonald MB, Coleman M. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 May;22(5):773-9. doi: 10.3201/eid2205.150984.

PMID: 27089119

 

Habitat Partitioning of Malarial Vectors in Nchelenge District, Zambia.

Das S, Muleba M, Stevenson JC, Norris DE; Southern Africa International Centers of Excellence for Malaria Research Team. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Mar 21. pii: 15-0735. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27001755

 

The Prevalence of Tuberculosis in Zambia: Results from the First National TB Prevalence Survey, 2013-2014. Kapata N, Chanda-Kapata P, Ngosa W, Metitiri M, Klinkenberg E, Kalisvaart N, Sunkutu V, Shibemba A, Chabala C, Chongwe G, Tembo M, Mulenga L, Mbulo G, Katemangwe P, Sakala S, Chizema-Kawesha E, Masiye F, Sinyangwe G, Onozaki I, Mwaba P, Chikamata D, Zumla A, Grobusch MP. PLoS One. 2016 Jan 15;11(1):e0146392. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146392. eCollection 2016. PMID: 26771588

 

Bacteriological status of shallow well water and practices of users in Chipulukusu township, Ndola, Zambia. Health Press Zambia Bull. 2017;1(2),[Inclusive page numbers] Bulaya AO, Besa C, Tembo M, Siziya S.

 

The prevalence and indication for caesarean section at Ndola central hospital, Ndola, Zambia. E. Nkhata, D. Mulenga, M. Tembo,S. Siziya. Asian Pac. J. Health Sci., 2016; 3 (3):1-3 e-ISSN: 2349-0659, p-ISSN: 2350-0964

 

Non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) in Zambia: prevalence, clinical, radiological and microbiological characteristics Pascalina Chanda-Kapata, Nathan Kapata, Eveline Klinkenberg, Lutinala Mulenga, Mathias Tembo, Patrick Katemangwe, Veronica Sunkutu, Peter Mwaba and Martin P. Grobusch. BMC Infectious Diseases (2015) 15:500 DOI 10.1186/s12879-015-1264-6

 

MbangaMuleba,JenniferStevenson,KeithMbata,ModestMulenga,MaureenCoetzee,DouglasNorris. Seasonal abundance and sporozoite rates in malaria vector in Nchelenge including islands of Lake Mweru an area with a high burden of malaria in Northern Zambia. DOI:10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000260.75Published 12 February 2017Submitted In Press

Artemisinin-based combination treatment in pregnant women in Zambia: Efficacy, safety and risk of recurrent malaria. MichaelNambozi,Jean Bertin Kabuya, Sebastian Hachizovu, David Mwakazanga, Webster Kasongo, Jozefien Buyze, Modest Mulenga, Jean-Pierre Geertruyden, Umberto DAlessandro DOI: 10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000260.32 Published 12 February 2017. Submitted In Press

Mumps Outbreak in an Unimmunized Population Luanshya, District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia, 2015 AUTHORS: Ernest Kateule1,2, Ramya Kumar’:”, Modest Mulenga‘, Victor Daka2, Kelvin Banda3,Paul Rota”, Henry C. Baggett”, and Webster Kasongo/ In Press

Trends in Prevalence of Advanced HIV Disease at Antiretroviral Therapy Enrollment 10 Countries, 20042015. Authors to be added (Author affiliations at end of text).Target Journal: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

A saliva-based point-of-need test to quantify the infectious, asymptomatic malaria parasite reservoir. Dingyin Tao1,2, Brent McGill1,2, Amanda Dziedzic1, Tamaki Kobayashi2,3, Bruce Shull5, Anne Jedlicka1, Andrew Walzer5, Mike Chaponda6, Modest Mulenga6, David Sullivan1,

Selected 2016 Publications

1. Individual and Household Level Risk Factors Associated with Malaria in Nchelenge District, a Region with Perennial Transmission: A Serial Cross-Sectional Study from 2012 to 2015.
PLOS One – June 9, 2016
Jessie Pinchoff , Mike Chaponda, Timothy M. Shields, James Sichivula, Mbanga Muleba, Modest Mulenga, Tamaki Kobayashi, Frank C. Curriero, William J. Moss,

2. Provitamin biofortified Maize Increases Serum b-carotene, but not Retinol, in Marginally Nourished Children: a cluster-randomized trial in rural Zambia
Am. J. Clin. Nutr. May 11, 2016
Justine Chileshe, Ngandwe Kalungwana, et al, which came out in the

3. Multi-Level Risk and Protective Factors for Substance Use Among Zambian Street.
Substance Use and Misuse. 05 May 2016 (online)
Kimberly A. Tylera, Ray Handema, Rachel M. Schmitza, Francis Phiri, Kourtney S. Kuypera, and Charles Wood

4. Partitioning of Malarial Vectors in Nchelenge District, Zambia.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Mar 21. pii: 15-0735. [Epub ahead of print]
Das S, Muleba M, Stevenson JC, Norris DE; Southern Africa International Centers of Excellence for Malaria Research Team

5. Emerging Challenges of Efforts towards Malaria Elimination in Africa
Malaria Contr Elimination 2016, 5:1
Modest Mulenga, Christine Manyando, Mike Chaponda and Mbanga Muleba

6. Four Artemisinin-Based Treatments in African Pregnant Women with Malaria.
N Engl J Med. 2016 Mar 10;374(10):913-27
PREGACT Study Group, Pekyi D, Ampromfi AA, Tinto H, Traor-Coulibaly M, Tahita MC, Valéa I, Mwapasa V, Kalilani-Phiri L, Kalanda G, Madanitsa M, Ravinetto R, Mutabingwa T, Gbekor P, Tagbor H, Antwi G, Menten J, De Crop M, Claeys Y, Schurmans C, Van Overmeir C, Thriemer K, Van Geertruyden JP, D’Alessandro U, Nambozi M, Mulenga M, Hachizovu S, Kabuya JB, Mulenga J.

7. A Review of Tuberculosis in Ndola District of Zambia
Journal of Tuberculosis Research, 2016, 4, 1-8 March 2016
Ngula Monde, Musso Munyeme, Sydney Malama

8. Mounting evidence for use of artemisinin derivatives for malaria in early pregnancy.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 8. pii: S1473-3099(16)00019-0.
Mulenga M, Manyando
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS 2015
1. Jessie Pinchoff, Mike Chaponda, Timothy Shields, James Lupiya, Tamaki Kobayashi, Modest Mulenga, William J. Moss, and Frank C. Curriero Predictive Malaria Risk and Uncertainty Mapping in Nchelenge District, Zambia: Evidence of Widespread, Persistent Risk and Implications for Targeted Interventions Am J Trop Med Hyg 15-0283; Pblished online September 28, 2015.
2. Allen S. Craig, Mbanga Muleba, Stephen C. Smith, Cecilia Katebe-Sakala, Gershom Chongwe,Busiku Hamainza, Batuke Walusiku6, Megan Tremblay, Maureen Oscadal, Robert Wirtz and Kathrine R. Tan. Long-lasting insecticidal nets in Zambia: a ross-sectional analysis of net integrity and nsecticide content. Malaria Journal (2015) 14:239
3. Christine Manyando, Eric M Njunju, Mailis Virtanen, Kamal Hamed, Melba Gomes, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden. Exposure to artemether-lumefantrine (Coartem) in first trimester pregnancy in an observational study in Zambia. Malar. J.Malar J 2015 14;14:77. Epub 2015 Feb 14.
4. Christine Manyando, Eric M Njunju, Justin Chileshe, Seter Siziya, Clive Shiff. Rapid diagnostic tests for malaria and health workers adherence to test results at health facilities in Zambia. Malaria Journal 2014, 13:166 (doi:10.1186/1475-2875-13-166)
5. Michael Nambozi, Modest Mulenga, Tinto Halidou, Harry Tagbor, Victor Mwapasa, Linda Kalilani Phiri, Gertrude Kalanda, Innocent Valea, Maminata Traore, David Mwakazanga, Yves Claeys, Céline Schurmans, Maaike De Crop, Joris Menten, Raffaella Ravinetto, Kamala Thriemer, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Theonest Mutabingwa, , Safe and efficacious artemisinin-based combination treatments for African pregnant women with malaria: a multicentre randomized control trial. Reprod Health Reprod Health 2015 15;12. Epub 2015 Jan 15.
6. Underestimation of foraging behaviour by standard field methods in malaria vector mosquitoes in southern Africa. Malar. J. Malar J 2015 21;14(1):12. Epub 2015 Jan 21. Smita Das, Tyler C Henning, Limonty Simubali, Harry Hamapumbu, Lukwa Nzira, Edmore Mamini, Aramu Makuwaza, Mbanga Muleba, Douglas E Norris, Jennifer C Stevenson.
7. Devika J Suri, Jacob P Tanumihardjo, Bryan M Gannon, Siwaporn Pinkaew, Chisela Kaliwile, Justin Chileshe and Sherry A Tanumihardjo. Serum retinol concentrations demonstrate high specificity after correcting for inflammation but questionable sensitivity compared with liver stores calculated from isotope dilution in determining vitamin A deficiency in Thai and Zambian children. Am J Clin Nutr ajcn113050; First published online October 7, 2015. doi:10.3945/ajcn.115.113050.
8. Amanda Palmer, Alain Labrique1, Katherine Healy, Maxwell Barffour, Ward Siamusantu, Justin Chileshe and Keith P. West, Jr. Impact of Provitamin a Biofortified Maize Flour Consumption on Dark Adaptation in Zambian Children. European Journal of Food Research & Review 5.5 (2015): 1110-1111.
9. Maxwell A. Barffour, Kerry Schulze, Amanda Palmer, Justin Chileshe, Ng’andwe Kalungwana, Lee Wu, Christian Coles, Rolf Klemm, Margia Arguello, William Moss and Keith P. West Jr. Malaria Exacerbates Inflammation-induced Bias in Ferritin and Soluble Transferrin Receptor Values. European Journal of Food Research & Review 5.5 (2015): 1106-1107.
10. S A Tanumihardjo, B M Gannon, C Kaliwile and J Chileshe. Hypercarotenodermia in Zambia: which children turned orange during mango season? European journal of clinical nutrition 09/2015; DOI:10.1038/ejcn.2015.143.
11. Stephanie Mondloch, Bryan M Gannon, Christopher R Davis, Justin Chileshe, Chisela Kaliwile, Cassim Masi, Luisa Rios-Avila, Jesse F Gregory and Sherry A Tanumihardjo. High provitamin A carotenoid serum concentrations, elevated retinyl esters, and saturated retinol-binding protein in Zambian preschool children are consistent with the presence of high liver vitamin A stores. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 07/2015; DOI:10.3945/ajcn.115.112383.
12. Bryan Gannon, Chisela Kaliwile, Sara Arscott, Samantha Schmaelzle, Justin Chileshe, Ngandwe Kalungwana, Mofu Musonda, Kevin Pixley, Cassim Masi, and Sherry A Tanumihardjo (2014). Biofortified orange maize is as efficacious as a vitamin A supplement in Zambian children even on the background of high liver reserves of vitamin A: a community-based, randomized placebo-controlled trial. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition; doi: 10.3945/ajcn.114.087379.
13. Veronica Lopez-Teros, Justin Chileshe, Nicole Idohou-Dossou, Tetra Fajarwati, Gabriel Medoua Nama, Sam Newton, Malavika Vinod Kumar, Zhixu Wang, Emorn Wasantwisut and Janet Hunt. International Experiences in Assessing Vitamin A Status and Applying the Vitamin A-labeled Isotope Dilution Method. Int. J. Vitam Nutri Res, 2014: 84, Suppl. 1, 40-51.
14. Kara A. Bresnahan, Justin Chileshe, Sara Arscott, Emily Nuss, Rebecca Surles, Cassim Masi, Emmanuel Kafwembe, and Sherry A. Tanumihardjo. The Acute Phase Response affects Traditional mMeasures of Micronutrient Status in Rural Zambian Children during a Randomized Controlled Feeding Trial. Journal of Nutrition 04/2014.
15. Kara A. Bresnahan, Justin Chileshe, Sherry A. Tanumihardjo. Quantification of food and nutrient intake in Zambian children with and without malaria under controlled feeding conditions. Experimental Biology and Medicine 01/2014; 239(1):45-51.
16. Julie A Denison, Olivier Koole, Sharon Tsui, Joris Menten, Kwasi Torpey, Eric van Praag, Ya Diul Mukadi, Robert Colebunders, Andrew F Auld, Simon Agolory, Jonathan E Kaplan, Modest Mulenga, Gideon P Kwesigabo, Fred Wabwire-Mangen, David R Bangsberg. Incomplete adherence among treatment-experienced adults on antiretroviral therapy in Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. AIDS AIDS 2015 Jan;29(3):361-71.
17. Zumla A, Chakaya J, Hoelscher M, Ntoumi F, Rustomjee R, Vilaplana C, Yeboah-Manu D, Rasolof V, Munderi P, Singh N, Aklillu E, Padayatchi N, Macete E, Kapata N, Mulenga M, Kibiki G, Mfinanga S, Nyirenda T, Mboko L, Garcia-Basteiro A, Rakotosamimanana N, Bates M, Mwaba P, et al.,. Host-Directed Therapies for Tackling Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis: Learning From the Pasteur-Bechamp Debates. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 1;61(9):1432-8. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ631. Epub 2015 Jul 28.
18. Zumla A, Chakaya J, Hoelscher M, Ntoumi F, Rustomjee R, Vilaplana C, Yeboah-Manu D, Rasolof V, Munderi P, Singh N, Aklillu E, Padayatchi N, Macete E, Kapata N, Mulenga M, Kibiki G, Mfinanga S, Nyirenda T, Mboko L, Garcia-Basteiro A, Rakotosamimanana N, Bates M, Mwaba P, et al., Towards host-directed therapies for tuberculosis. Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, 14, 512 (2015). doi:10.1038/nrd4696. Published online 17 July 2015.

19. Pascalina Chanda-Kapata, Nathan Kapata, Eveline Klinkenberg, Lutinala Mulenga Mathias Tembo, atrick Katemangwe, Veronica Sunkutu, Peter Mwaba1 and Martin P. Grobusch Non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) in ambia: prevalence, clinical, radiological and microbiological characteristics. BMC Infectious Diseases (2015) 15:500 OI 10.1186/s12879-015-1264-6.

20. Meeting an Acute Need for Handwashing and Drinking Water in Rural Health Facilities in Zambia with Simple, Inexpensive Technology. ANILA NAZ1, Linda Capewell2, Sandie Simwinga3, Mathias Tembo4, Robert E. Quick52014 Submitted to: Editor, American Journal of Public Health, S800 I Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001-3701. USA

PUBLICATIONS 2014 and before

1. Retention and risk factors for attrition among adults in antiretroviral treatment programmes in Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.
Trop. Med. Int. Health
Trop Med Int Health 2014 Dec 17;19(12):1397-410. Epub 2014 Sep 17.
Olivier Koole, Sharon Tsui, Fred Wabwire-Mangen, Gideon Kwesigabo, Joris Menten, Modest Mulenga, Andrew Auld, Simon Agolory, Ya Diul Mukadi, Robert Colebunders, David R Bangsberg, Eric van Praag, Kwasi Torpey, Seymour Williams, Jonathan Kaplan, Aaron Zee, Julie Denison

2. Antiretroviral Therapy Enrollment Characteristics and Outcomes Among HIV-Infected Adolescents and Young Adults Compared with Older Adults Seven African Countries, 2004, 2013
MMWR Weekly Report
Weekly / Vol. 63 / No. 47 2014 Nov 28.
Andrew F. Auld, Simon G. Agolory, Ray W. Shiraishi, Fred Wabwire-Mangen, Gideon Kwesigabo, Modest Mulenga, Sebastian Hachizovu, et al.

3. Isolation and characterization of non tuberculous mycobacteria from humans and animals in Namwala District of Zambia.
BMC Res Notes
BMC Res Notes 2014 9; 7:622. Epub 2014 Sep 9.
Sydney Malama, Musso Munyeme, Sydney Mwanza, John Bwalya Muma

4. The acute phase response affected traditional measures of micronutrient status in rural Zambian children during a randomized, controlled feeding trial.
J. Nutr.
J Nutr 2014 Jun 9;144(6):972-8. Epub 2014 Apr 9.
Kara A Bresnahan, Justin Chileshe, Sara Arscott, Emily Nuss, Rebecca Surles, Cassim Masi, Emmanuel Kafwembe, Sherry A Tanumihardjo

5. Efficacy of sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine for intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy, Mansa, Zambia.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2014 9;13:227. Epub 2014 Jun 9.
Kathrine R Tan, Bonnie L Katalenich, Kimberly E Mace, Michael Nambozi, Steve M Taylor, Steven R Meshnick, Ryan E Wiegand, Victor Chalwe, Scott J Filler, Mulakwa Kamuliwo, Allen S Craig

6. Defining the malaria burden in Nchelenge District, northern Zambia using the World Health Organization malaria indicators survey.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2014 5;13:220. Epub 2014 Jun 5.
Michael Nambozi, Phidelis Malunga, Modest Mulenga, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Umberto D’Alessandro

7. Safety of daily co-trimoxazole in pregnancy in an area of changing malaria epidemiology: a phase 3b randomized controlled clinical trial.
PLoS ONE
PLoS One 2014 15;9(5):e96017. Epub 2014 May 15.
Christine Manyando, Eric M Njunju, David Mwakazanga, Gershom Chongwe, Rhoda Mkandawire, Davies Champo, Modest Mulenga, Maaike De Crop, Yves Claeys, Raffaella M Ravinetto, Chantal van Overmeir, Umberto D’ Alessandro, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden

8. Rapid diagnostic tests for malaria and health workers’ adherence to test results at health facilities in Zambia.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2014 2;13:166. Epub 2014 May 2.
Christine Manyando, Eric M Njunju, Justin Chileshe, Seter Siziya, Clive Shiff

9. Paediatric pharmacovigilance: use of pharmacovigilance data mining algorithms for signal detection in a safety dataset of a paediatric clinical study conducted in seven African countries.
PLoS ONE
PLoS One 2014 1;9(5):e96388. Epub 2014 May 1.
Dan K Kajungu, Annette Erhart, Ambrose Otau Talisuna, Quique Bassat, Corine Karema, Carolyn Nabasumba, Michael Nambozi, Halidou Tinto, Peter Kremsner, Martin Meremikwu, Umberto D’Alessandro, Niko Speybroeck

10. High burden of malaria following scale-up of control interventions in Nchelenge District, Luapula Province, Zambia.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2014 23;13:153. Epub 2014 Apr 23.
Victor M Mukonka, Emmanuel Chanda, Ubydul Haque, Mulakwa Kamuliwo, Gabriel Mushinge, Jackson Chileshe, Kennedy A Chibwe, Douglas E Norris, Modest Mulenga, Mike Chaponda, Mbanga Muleba, Gregory E Glass, William J Moss

11. Isolation and molecular characterization of Mycobacterium bovis from Kafue lechwe (Kobus leche kafuensis) from Zambia.
Trop Anim Health Prod
Trop Anim Health Prod 2014 Jan 22;46(1):153-7. Epub 2013 Oct 22.
Sydney Malama, Tone Bjordal Johansen, John Bwalya Muma, Sydney Mwanza, Berit Djnne, Jacques Godfroid

12. Quantification of food and nutrient intakes in Zambian children with and without malaria under controlled feeding conditions.
Exp. Biol. Med. (Maywood)
Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 2014 Jan; 239(1):45-51
Kara A Bresnahan, Justin Chileshe, Sherry A Tanumihardjo

13. Distribution of Yellow Fever Vectors in North-Western and Western provinces, Zambia.
Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2014; 4(12): 942-947
Freddie Masaninga, Mbanga Muleba, Hieronymo Masendu, Peter Songolo, Idah Mweene-Ndumba, Mazyanga Lucy Mazaba-Liwewe, Birknesh Ameneshewa Seter Siziya, Olusegun Ayorinde Babaniyi

14. Insecticide resistance and role in malaria transmission of Anopheles funestus populations from Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Parasites and Vectors 2014 7:464
Kwang S. Choi, Maureen Coetzee , Riann Christian, Luisa Nardini, Oliver R. Wood, Eunice Agubuzo, Mbanga Muleba, Shungu Munyati, Aramu Makuwaza, Lizette L Koekemoer, Basil D. Brooke and Richard H. Hunt

2013

15. Self-reported dietary intake and appetite predict early treatment outcome among low-BMI adults initiating HIV treatment in sub-Saharan Africa.
Public Health Nutr
Public Health Nutr 2013 Mar 13;16(3):549-58. Epub 2012 Jun 13.
John R Koethe, Meridith Blevins, Claire Bosire, Christopher Nyirenda, Edmond K Kabagambe, Albert Mwango, Webster Kasongo, Isaac Zulu, Bryan E Shepherd, Douglas C Heimburger

16. Safety and efficacy of co-trimoxazole for treatment and prevention of Plasmodium falciparum malaria: a systematic review.
PLoS ONE
PLoS One 2013 22;8(2):e56916. Epub 2013 Feb 22.
Christine Manyando, Eric M Njunju, Umberto D’Alessandro, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden

17. Challenges of non-commercial multicentre North-South collaborative clinical trials.
Trop. Med. Int. Health
Trop Med Int Health 2013 Feb 10;18(2):237-41. Epub 2012 Dec 10.
Raffaella M Ravinetto, Ambrose Talisuna, Maaike De Crop, Harry van Loen, Joris Menten, Chantal Van Overmeir, Halidou Tinto, Raquel Gonzalez, Martin Meremikwu, Carolyn Nabasuma, Ghyslain M Ngoma, Corine Karema, Yeka Adoke, Mike Chaponda, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Umberto D’Alessandro

2012

18. Mitigating the threat of artemisinin resistance in Africa: improvement of drug-resistance surveillance and response systems.
Lancet Infect Dis
Lancet Infect Dis 2012 Nov;12(11):888-96
Ambrose O Talisuna, Corine Karema, Bernhards Ogutu, Elizabeth Juma, John Logedi, Andrew Nyandigisi, Modest Mulenga, Wilfred F Mbacham, Cally Roper, Philippe J Guerin, Umberto D’Alessandro, Robert W Snow

19. Vitamin A intake and infection are associated with plasma retinol among pre-school children in rural Zambia.
Public Health Nutr
Public Health Nutr 2012 Sep 23;15(9):1688-96. Epub 2012 Mar 23.
Christine Hotz, Justin Chileshe, Ward Siamusantu, Uma Palaniappan, Emmanuel Kafwembe

20. A systematic review of the safety and efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine against uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria during pregnancy.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2012 1;11:141. Epub 2012 May 1.
Christine Manyando, Kassoum Kayentao, Umberto D’Alessandro, Henrietta U Okafor, Elizabeth Juma, Kamal Hamed

21. Malaria epidemiology and control in Southern Africa.
Acta Trop.
Acta Trop 2012 Mar 2;121(3):202-6. Epub 2011 Jul 2.
Sungano Mharakurwa, Philip E Thuma, Douglas E Norris, Modest Mulenga, Victor Chalwe, James Chipeta, Shungu Munyati, Susan Mutambu, Peter R Mason

22. Challenges and prospects for malaria elimination in the Southern Africa region.
Acta Trop.
Acta Trop 2012 Mar 19;121(3):207-11. Epub 2011 Aug 19.
William J Moss, Douglas E Norris, Sungano Mharakurwa, Alan Scott, Modest Mulenga, Peter R Mason, James Chipeta, Philip E Thuma,

23. Comparative intake of white- versus orange-colored maize by Zambian children in the context of promotion of biofortified maize.
Food Nutr Bull
Food Nutr Bull 2012 Mar;33(1):63-71
Emily T Nuss, Sara A Arscott, Kara Bresnahan, Kevin V Pixley, Torbert Rocheford, Christine Hotz, Ward Siamusantu, Justin Chileshe, Sherry A Tanumihardjo

24. Prevalence and factors associated with Schistosomiasis in Ng’ombe Township of Lusaka Urban district. JABS 2012; 1(1): 7-11. 3.
Ngandwe Kalungwana, David Mwakazanga, James Mwansa, Mable Mwale Mutengo and Seter Siziya.

2011

25. Impact of community-directed treatment on soil transmitted helminth infections in children aged 12 to 59 months in Mazabuka District, Zambia.
Parasitology
Parasitology 2011 Oct 15;138(12):1578-85. Epub 2011 Feb 15.
Hikabasa Halwindi, Pascal Magnussen, Seter Siziya, Ray Handema, Dan W Meyrowitsch, Annette Olsen

26. Assessing the impact of a food supplement on the nutritional status and body composition of HIV-infected Zambian women on ARVs.
BMC Public Health
BMC Public Health 2011 21;11:714. Epub 2011 Sep 21.
Rodah M Zulu, Nuala M Byrne, Grace K Munthali, James Chipeta, Ray Handema, Mofu Musonda, Andrew P Hills

27. High prevalent and incident HIV-1 and herpes simplex virus 2 infection among male migrant and non-migrant sugar farm workers in Zambia.
Sex Transm Infect
Sex Transm Infect 2011 Jun 1;87(4):283-8. Epub 2011 Apr 1.
Renee Heffron, Ann Chao, Alwyn Mwinga, Sylvester Sinyangwe, Alex Sinyama, Rokaya Ginwalla, J Mark Shields, Emmanuel Kafwembe, Lovemore Kaetano, Chanda Mulenga, Webster Kasongo, Victor Mukonka, Marc Bulterys

28. A micronutrient-fortified food enhances iron and selenium status of Zambian infants but has limited efficacy on zinc.
J. Nutr.
J Nutr 2011 May 16;141(5):935-43. Epub 2011 Mar 16.
Rosalind S Gibson, Emmanuel Kafwembe, Sydney Mwanza, Laura Gosset, Karl B Bailey, Anne Mullen, Kathy Baisley, Suzanne Filteau

29. Non-sexual transmission of Trichomonas vaginalis in adolescent girls attending school in Ndola, Zambia.
PLoS ONE
PLoS One 2011 31;6(1):e16310. Epub 2011 Jan 31.
Tania Crucitti, Vicky Jespers, Chanda Mulenga, Shepherd Khondowe, Judith Vandepitte, Anne Buvé

30. Safety and efficacy of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine versus artemether-lumefantrine in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Zambian children.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2011 28;10:50. Epub 2011 Feb 28.
Michael Nambozi, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Sebastian Hachizovu, Mike Chaponda, Doreen Mukwamataba, Modest Mulenga, David Ubben, Umberto D’Alessandro

31. Identification of amino acid substitutions associated with neutralization phenotype in the human immunodeficiency virus type-1 subtype C gp120.
Virology
Virology 2011 Jan 30;409(2):163-74. Epub 2010 Oct 30.
Jennifer L Kirchherr, Jennifer Hamilton, Xiaozhi Lu, S Gnanakaran, Mark Muldoon, Marcus Daniels, Webster Kasongo, Victor Chalwe, Chanda Mulenga, Lawrence Mwananyanda, Rosemary M Musonda, Xing Yuan, David C Montefiori, Bette T Korber, Barton F Haynes, Feng Gao

2010

32. Effect on treatment coverage of adding community-directed treatment to the health facility-based approach of delivering anthelminthic drugs to under-five children during child health week in Mazabuka District, Zambia.
Int Health
Int Health 2010 Dec;2(4):253-61
Hikabasa Halwindi, Pascal Magnussen, Dan Meyrowitsch, Ray Handema, Seter Siziya, Annette Olsen

33. Accelerator mass spectrometry can be used to assess vitamin A metabolism quantitatively in boys in a community setting.
J. Nutr.
J Nutr 2010 Sep 21;140(9):1588-94. Epub 2010 Jul 21.
Emmanuel K Aklamati, Modest Mulenga, Stephen R Dueker, Bruce A Buchholz, Janet M Peerson, Emmanuel Kafwembe, Kenneth H Brown, Marjorie J Haskell

34. Safety of artemether-lumefantrine in pregnant women with malaria: results of a prospective cohort study in Zambia.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2010 1;9:249. Epub 2010 Sep 1.
Christine Manyando, Rhoda Mkandawire, Lwipa Puma, Moses Sinkala, Evans Mpabalwani, Eric Njunju, Melba Gomes, Isabela Ribeiro, Verena Walter, Mailis Virtanen, Raymond Schlienger, Marc Cousin, Miriam Chipimo, Frank M Sullivan

35. Management of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in an urban setting in Zambia: a patient’s perspective.
BMC Public Health
BMC Public Health 2010 7;10:756. Epub 2010 Dec 7.
Chanda Mulenga, David Mwakazanga, Kim Vereecken, Shepherd Khondowe, Nathan Kapata, Isdore Chola Shamputa, Herman Meulemans, Leen Rigouts

36. Trichomonas vaginalis is highly prevalent in adolescent girls, pregnant women, and commercial sex workers in Ndola, Zambia.
Sex Transm Dis
Sex Transm Dis 2010 Apr;37(4):223-7
Tania Crucitti, Vicky Jespers, Chanda Mulenga, Shepherd Khondowe, Judith Vandepitte, Anne Buv

37. Management of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in an urban setting in Zambia: a patient’s perspective.
BMC Public Health
BMC Public Health 2010 7;10:756. Epub 2010 Dec 7.
Chanda Mulenga, David Mwakazanga, Kim Vereecken, Shepherd Khondowe, Nathan Kapata, Isdore Chola Shamputa, Herman Meulemans, Leen Rigouts

38. Diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotypes circulating in Ndola, Zambia.
BMC Infect. Dis.
BMC Infect Dis 2010 17;10:177. Epub 2010 Jun 17.
Chanda Mulenga, Isdore C Shamputa, David Mwakazanga, Nathan Kapata, Françoise Portaels, Leen Rigouts

39. Low Occurrence of Tuberculosis Drug Resistance among Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients from an Urban Setting, with a Long-Running DOTS Program in Zambia.
Tuberc Res Treat
Tuberc Res Treat 2010 30;2010:938178. Epub 2010 Jun 30.
Chanda Mulenga, Allan Chonde, Innocent C Bwalya, Nathan Kapata, Mathilda Kakungu-Simpungwe, Sven Docx, Krista Fissette, Isdore Chola Shamputa, Françoise Portaels, Leen Rigouts

2009

40. The relationship of Plasmodium falciparum humeral immunity with HIV-1 immunosuppression and treatment efficacy in Zambia.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2009 18; 8:258. Epub 2009 Nov 18.
Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Erika Van Eijk, Francisca Yosaatmadja, Webster Kasongo, Modest Mulenga, Umberto D’Alessandro, Stephen Rogerson

41. Dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine and artemether-lumefantrine for treating uncomplicated malaria in African children: a randomised, non-inferiority trial.
PLoS ONE
PLoS One 2009 17;4(11):e7871. Epub 2009 Nov 17.
Quique Bassat, Modest Mulenga, Halidou Tinto, Patrice Piola, Steffen Borrmann, Clara Menndez, Michael Nambozi, Innocent Vala, Carolyn Nabasumba, Philip Sasi, Antonella Bacchieri, Marco Corsi, David Ubben, Ambrose Talisuna, Umberto D’Alessandro

42. Safety profile of Coartem: the evidence base.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2009 12;8 Suppl 1:S6. Epub 2009 Oct 12.
Catherine Falade, Christine Manyando

43. European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP): the path towards a true partnership.
BMC Public Health
BMC Public Health 2009 20;9:249. Epub 2009 Jul 20.
Mecky I Matee, Christine Manyando, Peter M Ndumbe, Tumani Corrah, Walter G Jaoko, Andrew Y Kitua, Herman Pa Ambene, Mathieu Ndounga, Lynn Zijenah, David Ofori-Adjei, Simon Agwale, Steven Shongwe, Thomas Nyirenda, Michael Makanga

44. Increased risk for severe malaria in HIV-1-infected adults, Zambia.
Emerging Infect. Dis.
Emerg Infect Dis 2009 May;15(5):749; quiz 858
Victor Chalwe, Jean-Pierre Van geertruyden, Doreen Mukwamataba, Joris Menten, John Kamalamba, Modest Mulenga, Umberto D’Alessandro
Tropical Diseases Research Ce

45. Plasmodium falciparum and dihydrofolate reductase I164L mutations in Africa.
Antimicrob. Agents Chemother.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2009 Apr;53(4):1722; author reply 1722-3
Alisa P Alker, Jonathan J Juliano, Steven R Meshnick, Andrew Owen, Edwin Ochong, David J Bell, David J Johnson, Umberto d’Alessandro, Modest Mulenga, Sant Muangnoicharoen, J P Van Geertruyden, Peter A Winstanley, Patrick G Bray, Stephen A Ward

46. Impact of HIV-1 infection on the hematological recovery after clinical malaria.
J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2009 Feb;50(2):200-5
Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Modest Mulenga, Victor Chalwe, Nambozi Michael, Filip Moerman, Doreen Mukwamataba, Robert Colebunders, Umberto D’alessandro

47. Malaria vector species composition and their role in disease transmission in Mpongwe district of Zambia.
MIM Conference 2009 abstracts book
Mbanga Muleba

OLDER

48. Plasmodium falciparum strains harboring dihydrofolate reductase with the I164L mutation are absent in Malawi and Zambia even under antifolate drug pressure.
Antimicrob. Agents Chemother.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2008 Nov 25;52(11):3883-8. Epub 2008 Aug 25.
Edwin Ochong, David J Bell, David J Johnson, Umberto D’Alessandro, Modest Mulenga, Sant Muangnoicharoen, Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Peter A Winstanley, Patrick G Bray, Stephen A Ward, Andrew Owen

49. Suramin and minocycline treatment of experimental African trypanosomiasis at an early stage of parasite brain invasion.
Acta Tropica. 2008; 106: 72-74.
Amin DN, Masocha W, Ngandwe K, Rottenber M, Kristensson K.

50. Two-dose versus monthly intermittent preventive treatment of malaria with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine in HIV-seropositive pregnant Zambian women.
J. Infect. Dis.
J Infect Dis 2007 Dec 25;196(11):1585-94. Epub 2007 Oct 25.
Davidson H Hamer, Victor Mwanakasale, William B Macleod, Victor Chalwe, Doreen Mukwamataba, Davies Champo, Lawrence Mwananyanda, Roma Chilengi, Lwambwa Mubikayi, Chikuli Kabika Mulele, Modest Mulenga, Donald M Thea, Christopher J Gill

51. High throughput functional analysis of HIV-1 env genes without cloning.
J. Virol. Methods
J Virol Methods 2007 Jul 9;143(1):104-11. Epub 2007 Apr 9.
Jennifer L Kirchherr, Xiaozhi Lu, Webster Kasongo, Victor Chalwe, Lawrence Mwananyanda, Rosemary M Musonda, Shi-Mao Xia, Richard M Scearce, Hua- Xin Liao, David C Montefiori, Barton F Haynes, Feng Gao

52. CD4 T-cell count and HIV-1 infection in adults with uncomplicated malaria.
J. Acquir. Immune Defic. Syndr.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2006 Nov;43(3):363-7
Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Modest Mulenga, Webster Kasongo, Katja Polman, Robert Colebunders, Luc Kestens, Umberto D’Alessandro

53. A randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of atovaquone-proguanil vs. sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in the treatment of malarial anaemia in Zambian children.
Trop. Med. Int. Health
Trop Med Int Health 2006 Nov;11(11):1643-52
Modest Mulenga, Fidelis Malunga, Steve Bennett, Philip E Thuma, Caroline Shulman, Katherine Fielding, Ali Alloueche, Brian M Greenwood

54. Detection of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli in faecal samples from patients in the community with diarrhoea.
J. Med. Microbiol.
J Med Microbiol 2006 Nov; 55(Pt 11):1493-7
Claire Jenkins, Mathias Tembo, Henrik Chart, Tom Cheasty, Geraldine A Willshaw, Alan D Phillips, David Tompkins, Henry Smith

55. HIV-1 immune suppression and antimalarial treatment outcome in Zambian adults with uncomplicated malaria.
J. Infect. Dis.
J Infect Dis 2006 Oct 29; 194(7):917-25. Epub 2006 Aug 29.
Jean-Pierre Van Geertruyden, Modest Mulenga, Lawrence Mwananyanda, Victor Chalwe, Filip Moerman, Roma Chilengi, Webster Kasongo, Chantal Van Overmeir, Jean-Claude Dujardin, Robert Colebunders, Luc Kestens, Umberto D’Alessandro

56. Safety and efficacy of lumefantrine-artemether (Coartem) for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Zambian adults.
Malar. J.
Malar J 2006 21;5:73. Epub 2006 Aug 21.
Modest Mulenga, Jean-Pierre VangGeertruyden, Lawrence Mwananyanda, Victor Chalwe, Filip Moerman, Roma Chilengi, Chantal Van Overmeir, Jean-Claude Dujardin, Umberto D’Alessandro

57. Folic acid treatment of Zambian children with moderate to severe malaria anemia.
Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2006 Jun;74(6):986-90
Modest Mulenga, Phidelis Malunga, Steve Bennett, Philip Thuma, Caroline Shulman, Katherine Fielding, Brian Greenwood

58. Population pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic modelling of the antimalarial chemotherapy chlorproguanil/dapsone.
Br J Clin Pharmacol
Br J Clin Pharmacol 2006 Mar; 61(3):289-300
Julie A Simpson, Dyfrig Hughes, Christine Manyando, Kalifa Bojang, Leon Aarons, Peter Winstanley, Geoffrey Edwards, William A Watkins, Steve Ward

59. Predominance of three NF-kappaB binding sites in the long terminal repeat region of HIV Type 1 subtype C isolates from Zambia.
AIDS Res. Hum. Retroviruses
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2005 Oct;21(10):901-6
Mwansa Munkanta, Ray Handema, Hirotake Kasai, Clement Gondwe, Xuewen Deng, Atsuya Yamashita, Tsukasa Asagi, Naoki Yamamoto, Masahiko Ito, Francis Kasolo, Hiroshi Terunuma

60. Factors associated with severe anaemia in Zambian children admitted with Plasmodium falciparum malarial anaemia.
Ann Trop Paediatr
Ann Trop Paediatr 2005 Jun;25(2):87-90
Modest Mulenga, Phidelis Malunga, Steve Bennett, Philip E Thuma, Caroline Shulman, Katherine Fielding, Brian M Greenwood

61. Prevalence of drug-resistance-associated mutations in antiretroviral drug-naive Zambians infected with subtype C HIV-1.
AIDS Res. Hum. Retroviruses
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2003 Feb;19(2):151-60
Ray Handema, Hiroshi Terunuma, Francis Kasolo, Hirotake Kasai, Moses Sichone, Atsuya Yamashita, Xuewen Deng, Georgina Mulundu, Kouji Ichiyama, Mwansa Munkanta, Tomoyuki Yokota, Naomi Wakasugi, Fumiaki Tezuka, Naoki Yamamoto, Masahiko Ito

62. Diarrhea prevention through household-level water disinfection and safe storage in Zambia.
Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2002 May; 66(5):584-9
Robert E Quick, Akiko Kimura, Angelica Thevos, Mathias Tembo, Isidore Shamputa, Lori Hutwagner, Eric Mintz

Programme report publications

1. Ministry of Health, Central Board of Health, Government of Republic of Zambia
(GRZ). Zambia Antenatal Clinic Sentinel Surveillance Report, 2011 2012.
November, 2011. (in print)

2. Ministry of Health, Central Board of Health, Government of Republic of Zambia
(GRZ). Zambia Antenatal Clinic Sentinel Surveillance Report, 2008 – 2009.
November, 2009.

3. Ministry of Health, Central Board of Health, Government of Republic of Zambia
(GRZ). Zambia Antenatal Clinic Sentinel Surveillance in Kala and Mwange
Refugee camps, 2005. November, 2006.

4. Ministry of Health, Central Board of Health, Government of Republic of Zambia
(GRZ). Zambia Antenatal Clinic Sentinel Surveillance Report, 1994 2004.
November, 2005.

5. Ministry of Health, Central Board of Health, Government of Republic of Zambia
(GRZ). Behavioral and Biological Surveillance Survey (BBSS) For STIs in
Zambia 2003 Report. November, 2004.