Profiling Science

SAMRC research on Femicide and Child homicide
Prof. Naeemah Abrahams & Bianca Dekel
http://www.samrc.ac.za/intramural-research-units/GenderHealth-current-projects
/research-for-our-people/samrc-research-femicide-and-child-homicide
Lower respiratory tract infections in children in a well-vaccinated South African birth cohort: spectrum of disease and risk factors
le Roux DM, Nicol MP, Myer L, Vanker A, Stadler JAM, von Delft E, Zar HJ.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30925191
/research-for-our-people/lower-respiratory-tract-infections-children-well-vaccinated-south-african
Antiretroviral switching and bedaquiline treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis HIV co-infection
O'Donnell MR, Padayatchi N, Daftary A, Orrell C, Dooley KE, Rivet Amico K, Friedland G.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanhiv/article/PIIS2352-3018(19)30035-9/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/antiretroviral-switching-and-bedaquiline-treatment-drug-resistant
The microbiome and tuberculosis: state of the art, potential applications, and defining the clinical research agenda
Naidoo CC, Nyawo GR, Wu BG, Walzl G, Warren RM, Segal LN, Theron G.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanres/article/PIIS2213-2600(18)30501-0/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/microbiome-and-tuberculosis-state-art-potential-applications-and-defining
How are countries in sub-Saharan African monitoring the impact of programmes to prevent vertical transmission of HIV?
Goga A, Singh Y, Jackson D, Mukungunugwa S, Wafula R, Eliya M, Ng'ambi WF, Nabitaka L, Chirinda W, Bhardwaj S, Essajee S, Hayashi C, Pillay Y.
https://www.bmj.com/content/364/bmj.l660
/research-for-our-people/how-are-countries-sub-saharan-african-monitoring-impact-programmes-prevent
The STREAM trial: missed opportunities and lessons for future clinical trials
Loveday M, Reuter A, Furin J, Seddon JA, Cox H.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(19)30106-9/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/stream-trial-missed-opportunities-and-lessons-future-clinical-trials
Factors that influence parents' and informal caregivers' acceptance of routine childhood vaccination: a qualitative evidence synthesis
Cooper S, Schmidt BM, Sambala EZ, Swartz A, Colvin CJ, Leon N, Betsch C, Wiysonge CS.
https://www.cochrane.org/CD013265/EPOC_factors-influence-parents-and-informal-caregivers-acceptance-routine-childhood-vaccination
/research-for-our-people/factors-influence-parents-and-informal-caregivers-acceptance-routine
A moxifloxacinbased regimen for the treatment of recurrent drug-sensitive pulmonary tuberculosis: an open-label randomised controlled trial.
Perumal R, Padayatchi N, Yende-Zuma N, Naidoo A, Govender D, Naidoo K.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30809633
/research-for-our-people/moxifloxacinbased-regimen-treatment-recurrent-drug-sensitive-pulmonary
Improving breastfeeding practices at scale
Rollins N, Doherty T.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(18)30557-6/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/improving-breastfeeding-practices-scale
Expanding the anti-TB arsenal. Science
Mizrahi V, Warner DF.
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/363/6426/457
/research-for-our-people/expanding-anti-tb-arsenal-science
Engaging men to support women in science, medicine, and global health
Ratele K, Verma R, Cruz S, Khan AR.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(19)30031-5/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/engaging-men-support-women-science-medicine-and-global-health
The African Prospective study on the Early Detection and Identification of Cardiovascular disease and Hypertension (African-PREDICT): design, recruitment and initial examination
Schutte AE, Gona PN, Delles C, Uys AS, Burger A, Mels CM, Kruger R, Smith W, Fourie CM, Botha S, Lammertyn L, van Rooyen JM, Gafane-Matemane LF, Mokwatsi GG, Breet Y, Kruger HS, Zyl TV, Pieters M, Zandberg L, Louw R, Moss SJ, Khumalo IP, Huisman HW.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30681377
/research-for-our-people/african-prospective-study-early-detection-and-identification-cardiovascular
Interaction of herbal products with prescribed medications: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Awortwe C, Bruckmueller H, Cascorbi I.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30660822
/research-for-our-people/interaction-herbal-products-prescribed-medications-systematic-review-and
Prevalence of congenital cytomegalovirus infection and associated risk of in-utero HIV acquisition in a high HIV prevalence setting, South Africa
Pathirana J, Groome M, Dorfman J, Kwatra G, Boppana S, Cutland C, Jones S, Madhi SA.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30615106
/research-for-our-people/prevalence-congenital-cytomegalovirus-infection-and-associated-risk-utero
Hope for patients with X-linked hypophosphataemia?
Pettifor JM.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587(19)30004-X/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/hope-patients-x-linked-hypophosphataemia
Integrating mental health with other non-communicable diseases
Stein DJ, Benjet C, Gureje O, Lund C, Scott KM, Poznyak V, van Ommeren M
https://www.bmj.com/content/364/bmj.l295
/research-for-our-people/integrating-mental-health-other-non-communicable-diseases
Inflammation and oxidative stress in an obese state and the protective effects of gallic acid
Dludla PV, Nkambule BB, Jack B, Mkandla Z, Mutize T, Silvestri S, Orlando P, Tiano L, Louw J, Mazibuko-Mbeje SE.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30577684
/research-for-our-people/inflammation-and-oxidative-stress-obese-state-and-protective-effects-gallic
Early Life factors and longitudinal blood pressure trajectories are associated with elevated blood pressure in early adulthood
Naidoo S, Kagura J, Fabian J, Norris SA.
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.118.11992
/research-for-our-people/early-life-factors-and-longitudinal-blood-pressure-trajectories-are
Batf2 differentially regulates tissue immunopathology in Type 1 and Type 2 diseases
Guler R, Mpotje T, Ozturk M, Nono JK, Parihar SP, Chia JE, Abdel Aziz N, Hlaka L, Kumar S, Roy S, Penn-Nicholson A, Hanekom WA, Zak DE, Scriba TJ, Suzuki H, Brombacher F.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30542107
/research-for-our-people/batf2-differentially-regulates-tissue-immunopathology-type-1-and-type-2
Conservation of white rhinoceroses threatened by bovine tuberculosis, South Africa, 2016-2017
Miller MA, Buss P, Parsons SDC, Roos E, Chileshe J, Goosen WJ, van Schalkwyk L, de Klerk-Lorist LM, Hofmeyr M, Hausler G, Rossouw L, Manamela T, Mitchell EP, Warren R, van Helden P.
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/24/12/18-0293_article
/research-for-our-people/conservation-white-rhinoceroses-threatened-bovine-tuberculosis-south-africa
Urgency for South Africa to prioritise cardiovascular disease management
Schutte AE.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(18)30476-5/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/urgency-south-africa-prioritise-cardiovascular-disease-management
Host regulators of liver fibrosis during human schistosomiasis
Kamdem SD, Moyou-Somo R, Brombacher F, Nono JK.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6279936/
/research-for-our-people/host-regulators-liver-fibrosis-during-human-schistosomiasis
Neutrophils: Innate effectors of tb resistance?
Kroon EE, Coussens AK, Kinnear C, Orlova M, Moller M, Seeger A, Wilkinson RJ, Hoal EG, Schurr E.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6246713/
/research-for-our-people/neutrophils-innate-effectors-tb-resistance
Screening strategies for hypertension
Schmidt BM, Durao S, Toews I, Bavuma CM, Meerpohl JJ, Kredo T.
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD013212/full
/research-for-our-people/screening-strategies-hypertension
Measles immunity at 4.5 years of age following vaccination at 9 and 15-18 months of age among HIV-infected, HIV-exposed-uninfected and HIV-unexposed children
Mutsaerts E, Nunes MC, van Rijswijk MN, Klipstein-Grobusch K, Otwombe K, Cotton MF, Violari A, Madhi SA.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30418528
/research-for-our-people/measles-immunity-45-years-age-following-vaccination-9-and-15-18-months-age
Birth HIV testing and paediatric treatment programmes
Goga A.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanhiv/article/PIIS2352-3018(18)30291-1/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/birth-hiv-testing-and-paediatric-treatment-programmes
Intra-breath measures of respiratory mechanics in healthy African infants detect risk of respiratory illness in early life
Gray DM, Czovek D, McMillan L, Turkovic L, Stadler JAM, Vanker A, Radics BL, Gingl Z, Hall GL, Sly PD, Zar HJ, Hantos Z.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30464010
/research-for-our-people/intra-breath-measures-respiratory-mechanics-healthy-african-infants-detect
Silver nanoparticles mediated by Callistemon citrinus extracts and their antimalaria, antitrypanosoma and antibacterial efficacy
Larayetan R, Ojemaye MO, Okoh OO, Okoh AI.
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/328128963_Silver_nanoparticles_mediated_by_Callistemon_citrinus_extracts_and_their_antimalaria_antitrypanosoma_and_antibacterial_efficacy
/research-for-our-people/silver-nanoparticles-mediated-callistemon-citrinus-extracts-and-their
Protective effect of triterpenes against diabetes-induced beta-cell damage: an overview of in vitro and in vivo studies
Mabhida SE, Dludla PV, Johnson R, Ndlovu M, Louw J, Opoku AR, Mosa RA.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30315968
/research-for-our-people/protective-effect-triterpenes-against-diabetes-induced-beta-cell-damage
Village community mobilization is associated with reduced HIV incidence in young South African women participating in the HPTN 068 study cohort
Lippman SA, Leddy AM, Neilands TB, Ahern J, MacPhail C, Wagner RG, Peacock D, Twine R, Goin DE, Gomez-Olive FX, Selin A, Tollman SM, Kahn K, Pettifor A.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30334377
/research-for-our-people/village-community-mobilization-associated-reduced-hiv-incidence-young-south
Schistosomiasis burden and its association with lower measles vaccine responses in school children from rural Cameroon
Nono JK, Kamdem SD, Netongo PM, Dabee S, Schomaker M, Oumarou A, Brombacher F, Moyou-Somo R.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30356757
/research-for-our-people/schistosomiasis-burden-and-its-association-lower-measles-vaccine-responses
The Foxp3+ regulatory T-cell population requires IL-4Ralpha signaling to control inflammation during helminth infections.
Abdel Aziz N, Nono JK, Mpotje T, Brombacher F.
https://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371/journal.pbio.2005850
/research-for-our-people/foxp3-regulatory-t-cell-population-requires-il-4ralpha-signaling-control
Uncoupling proteins as a therapeutic target to protect the diabetic heart
Dludla PV, Nkambule BB, Tiano L, Louw J, Jastroch M, Mazibuko-Mbeje SE
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3022308
/research-for-our-people/uncoupling-proteins-therapeutic-target-protect-diabetic-heart
Genetic resistance to mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and disease
Möller M, Kinnear CJ, Orlova M, Kroon EE, van Helden PD, Schurr E, Hoal EG
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30319657
/research-for-our-people/genetic-resistance-mycobacterium-tuberculosis-infection-and-disease
Death of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by l-arginine starvation
Mizrahi V, Warner DF
http://www.pnas.org/content/115/39/9658
/research-for-our-people/death-mycobacterium-tuberculosis-l-arginine-starvation
Treatment of bronchiectasis exacerbations in children: which antibiotic?
Zar HJ, Nicol MP
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)32004-X/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/treatment-bronchiectasis-exacerbations-children-which-antibiotic
The coming of age of drug-susceptibility testing for tuberculosis
Cox H, Mizrahi V
https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMe1811861?query=recirc_inIssue_bottom_article
/research-for-our-people/coming-age-drug-susceptibility-testing-tuberculosis
Genetic risk score for adult body mass index associations with childhood and adolescent weight gain in an African population
Munthali RJ, Sahibdeen V, Kagura J, Hendry LM, Norris SA, Ong KK, Day FR, Lombard Z
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30123368
/research-for-our-people/genetic-risk-score-adult-body-mass-index-associations-childhood-and
Metacarpal indices and their association with fracture in South African children and adolescents
Magan A, Micklesfield LK, Norris SA, Thandrayen K, Munthali RJ, Pettifor JM
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30167746
/research-for-our-people/metacarpal-indices-and-their-association-fracture-south-african-children-and
Lanosteryl triterpenes from Protorhus longifolia as a cardioprotective agent: a mini review.
Sangweni NF, Dludla PV, Mosa RA, Kappo AP, Opoku A, Muller CJF, Johnson R
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30167929
/research-for-our-people/lanosteryl-triterpenes-protorhus-longifolia-cardioprotective-agent-mini
Determination of levels of some metal contaminants in the freshwater environments of Osun State, Southwest Nigeria: a risk assessment approach to predict health threat
Titilawo Y, Adeniji A, Adeniyi M, Okoh A
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30103138
/research-for-our-people/determination-levels-some-metal-contaminants-freshwater-environments-osun
Concentrations of arsenic and lead in residential garden soil from four Johannesburg neighborhoods
Mathee A, Kootbodien T, Kapwata T, Naicker N
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30142628
/research-for-our-people/concentrations-arsenic-and-lead-residential-garden-soil-four-johannesburg
Tracking trends in HIV/AIDS mortality pre-and-post ART: South Africa 1997 to 2012
Pillay-van Wyk V, Bradshaw D, Msemburi W, Dorrington R, Laubscher R, Groenewald P
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jia2.25148
/research-for-our-people/tracking-trends-hivaids-mortality-pre-and-post-art-south-africa-1997-2012
Community mobilization to modify harmful gender norms and reduce HIV risk: results from a community cluster randomized trial in South Africa
Pettifor A, Lippman SA, Gottert A, Suchindran CM, Selin A, Peacock D, Maman S, Rebombo D, Twine R, Gomez-Olive FX, Tollman S, Kahn K, MacPhail C
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29972287
/research-for-our-people/community-mobilization-modify-harmful-gender-norms-and-reduce-hiv-risk
The potential use of rifabutin for treatment of patients diagnosed with rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis
Whitfield MG, Warren RM, Mathys V, Scott L, de Vos E, Stevens W, Streicher EM, Groenen G, Sirgel FA, van Rie A
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29982641
/research-for-our-people/potential-use-rifabutin-treatment-patients-diagnosed-rifampicin-resistant
Susceptibility to tuberculosis is associated with PI3K-dependent increased mobilization of neutrophils
Leisching GR
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30065729
/research-for-our-people/susceptibility-tuberculosis-associated-pi3k-dependent-increased-mobilization
Role of district health management teams in child health strategies
Doherty T, Tran N, Sanders D, Dalglish SL, Hipgrave D, Rasanathan K, Sundararaman T, Ved R, Mason E
https://www.bmj.com/content/362/bmj.k2823
/research-for-our-people/role-district-health-management-teams-child-health-strategies
Drug permeation and metabolism in Mycobacterium tuberculosis: Prioritising local exposure as essential criterion in new TB drug development.
Tanner L, Denti P, Wiesner L, Warner DF.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29934964
/research-for-our-people/drug-permeation-and-metabolism-mycobacterium-tuberculosis-prioritising-local
Bicomponent fibres for controlled release of volatile mosquito repellents.
Sibanda M, Focke W, Braack L, Leuteritz A, Brünig H, Tran NHA, Wieczorek F, Trümper W.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30033310
/research-for-our-people/bicomponent-fibres-controlled-release-volatile-mosquito-repellents
Targeted pregnancy and HIV prevention risk-reduction counselling for young women: Lessons learned from biomedical prevention trials
Ramjee G, Dassaye R, Reddy T, Wand H.
https://academic.oup.com/jid/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/infdis/jiy388/5045583?redirectedFrom=fulltext
/research-for-our-people/targeted-pregnancy-and-hiv-prevention-risk-reduction-counselling-young-women
Describing the diurnal relationships between objectively measured mother and infant physical activity.
Prioreschi A, Brage S, Westgate K, Micklesfield LK.
https://ijbnpa.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12966-018-0692-2
/research-for-our-people/describing-diurnal-relationships-between-objectively-measured-mother-and
Drug-resistant tuberculosis: challenges and opportunities for diagnosis and treatment.
Koch A, Cox H, Mizrahi V.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29885623
/research-for-our-people/drug-resistant-tuberculosis-challenges-and-opportunities-diagnosis-and
Autosomal dominant IFN-γR1 deficiency presenting with both atypical mycobacteriosis and tuberculosis in a BCG-vaccinated South African patient.
Glanzmann B, Moller M, Moncada-Velez M, Peter J, Urban M, van Helden PD, Hoal EG, de Villiers N, Glashoff RH, Nortje R, Bustamante J, Abel L, Casanova JL, Boisson-Dupuis S, Esser M, Kinnear CJ.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29777412
/research-for-our-people/autosomal-dominant-ifn-%CE%B3r1-deficiency-presenting-both-atypical
What are the financial implications of the 2017 AHA/ACC high blood pressure guideline?
Schutte AE.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29785883
/research-for-our-people/what-are-financial-implications-2017-ahaacc-high-blood-pressure-guideline
Factors Influencing the umbilical cord blood stem cell industry: An evolving treatment landscape.
Dessels C, Alessandrini M, Pepper MS.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29777574
/research-for-our-people/factors-influencing-umbilical-cord-blood-stem-cell-industry-evolving
Iron loading, alcohol and mortality: A prospective study.
Schutte R, Huisman H, Mels CMC, Botha S, Kruger R, Smith W, Kruger IM, Hawkins M, Smith L, Breet Y, Schutte AE.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29803668
/research-for-our-people/iron-loading-alcohol-and-mortality-prospective-study
Challenges of cardiovascular disease risk evaluation in people living with HIV infection.
Kengne AP, Ntsekhe M.
https://www.ahajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1161/circulationaha.118.033913
/research-for-our-people/challenges-cardiovascular-disease-risk-evaluation-people-living-hiv
Prevalence and risk factors for child mental disorders in a population-based cohort of HIV-exposed and unexposed African children aged 7-11 years.
Rochat TJ, Houle B, Stein A, Pearson RM, Bland RM.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29680970
/research-for-our-people/prevalence-and-risk-factors-child-mental-disorders-population-based-cohort
Risk of nephrotoxicity in patients with drug-resistant tuberculosis treated with Kanamycin/Capreomycin with or without concomitant use of tenofovir-containing antiretroviral therapy.
Perumal R, Abdelghani N, Naidu N, Yende-Zuma N, Dawood H, Naidoo K, Singh N, Padayatchi N.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29683992
/research-for-our-people/risk-nephrotoxicity-patients-drug-resistant-tuberculosis-treated
C-type lectin receptors in asthma.
Hadebe S, Brombacher F, Brown GD.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29696023
/research-for-our-people/c-type-lectin-receptors-asthma
Tobacco cessation in low- and middle-income countries: Some challenges and opportunities.
Peer N, Kengne AP.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29663631
/research-for-our-people/tobacco-cessation-low-and-middle-income-countries-some-challenges-and
Contracting out to improve the use of clinical health services and health outcomes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.
Odendaal WA, Ward K, Uneke J, Uro-Chukwu H, Chitama D, Balakrishna Y, Kredo T.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29611869
/research-for-our-people/contracting-out-improve-use-clinical-health-services-and-health-outcomes-low
The Effects of School-Based Condom Availability Programs (CAPs) on Condom Acquisition, Use and Sexual Behavior: A Systematic Review
Timothy Wang, Mark Lurie, Darshini Govindasamy, Catherine Mathews
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10461-017-1787-5
/research-for-our-people/effects-school-based-condom-availability-programs-caps-condom-acquisition
From symptom discovery to treatment - women's pathways to breast cancer care: A cross-sectional study
Moodley J, Cairncross L, Naiker T, Constant D
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29562894
/research-for-our-people/symptom-discovery-treatment-womens-pathways-breast-cancer-care-cross
Seroprevalence of mycobacterium bovis infection in warthogs (phacochoerus africanus) in bovine tuberculosis-endemic regions of South Africa
Roos EO, Olea-Popelka F, Buss P, de Klerk-Lorist LM, Cooper D, van Helden PD, Parsons SDC, Miller MA
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29520985
/research-for-our-people/seroprevalence-mycobacterium-bovis-infection-warthogs-phacochoerus-africanus
The prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus amongst black South African women is a public health concern
Macaulay S, Ngobeni M, Dunger DB, Norris SA.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29526682
/research-for-our-people/prevalence-gestational-diabetes-mellitus-amongst-black-south-african-women
Fate and impact of phthalates in activated sludge treated municipal wastewater on the water bodies in the Eastern Cape, South Africa
Salaudeen T, Okoh O, Agunbiade F, Okoh A
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29626811
/research-for-our-people/fate-and-impact-phthalates-activated-sludge-treated-municipal-wastewater
Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Koch A, Mizrahi V
https://www.cell.com/trends/microbiology/fulltext/S0966-842X(18)30048-9
/research-for-our-people/mycobacterium-tuberculosis
OAS1, 2 and 3: Significance during active TB?
Leisching G, Wiid I, Baker B
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29452387
/research-for-our-people/oas1-2-and-3-significance-during-active-tb
Priming the tuberculosis drug pipeline: New antimycobacterial targets and agents
Evans JC, Mizrahi V
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29482115
/research-for-our-people/priming-tuberculosis-drug-pipeline-new-antimycobacterial-targets-and-agents
Mitigating the effect of persistent postnatal depression on child outcomes through an intervention to treat depression and improve parenting: A randomised controlled trial
Stein A, Netsi E, Lawrence PJ, Granger C, Kempton C, Craske MG, Nickless A, Mollison J, Stewart DA, Rapa E, West V, Scerif G, Cooper PJ, Murray L
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanpsy/article/PIIS2215-0366(18)30006-3/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/mitigating-effect-persistent-postnatal-depression-child-outcomes-through
Developmental origins of health and disease in Africa-influencing early life
Davies JI, Macnab AJ, Byass P, Norris SA, Nyirenda M, Singhal A, Sobngwi E, Daar AS.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(18)30036-6/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/developmental-origins-health-and-disease-africa-influencing-early-life
Modifiable stroke risk factors in Africa: Lessons from siren
Kengne AP, Mayosi BM.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(18)30030-5/abstract
/research-for-our-people/modifiable-stroke-risk-factors-africa-lessons-siren
Genetic diversity and potential routes of transmission of mycobacterium bovis in Mozambique
Machado A, Rito T, Ghebremichael S, Muhate N, Maxhuza G, Macuamule C, Moiane I, Macucule B, Marranangumbe AS, Baptista J, Manguele J, Koivula T, Streicher EM, Warren RM, Kallenius G, van Helden P, Correia-Neves M.
http://journals.plos.org/plosntds/article?id=10.1371/journal.pntd.0006147
/research-for-our-people/genetic-diversity-and-potential-routes-transmission-mycobacterium-bovis
House dust mite induced allergic airway disease is attenuated in CD11c(CRE)IL-4Ralpha(-/L) degrees (X) mice
Nieuwenhuizen NE, Kirstein F, Hoving JC, Brombacher F
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29343807
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Alterations in male reproductive hormones in relation to environmental DDT exposure
Bornman M, Delport R, Farías P, Aneck-Hahn N, Patrick S, Millar RP, de Jager C.
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Cohort PROFILE: Health and ageing in Africa: A longitudinal study of an INDEPTH community in South Africa
Gomez-Olive FX, Montana L, Wagner RG, Kabudula CW, Rohr JK, Kahn K, Barnighausen T, Collinson M, Canning D, Gaziano T, Salomon JA, Payne CF, Wade A, Tollman SM, Berkman L.
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Renewing the focus on health care for sexually assaulted children and adolescents
Jewkes R.
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Support for alcohol policies among drinkers in Mongolia, New Zealand, Peru, South Africa, St Kitts and Nevis, Thailand and Vietnam: Data from the international alcohol control study
Parry CDH, Londani M, Enkhtuya P, Huckle T, Piazza M, Gray-Phillip G, Chaiyasong S, Viet Cuong P, Casswell S
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Rotavirus strain diversity in eastern and southern African countries before and after vaccine introduction
Seheri LM, Magagula NB, Peenze I, Rakau K, Ndadza A, Mwenda JM, Weldegebriel G, Steele AD, Mphahlele MJ
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Describing objectively measured physical activity levels, patterns, and correlates in a cross sectional sample of infants and toddlers from South Africa
Prioreschi A, Brage S, Hesketh KD, Hnatiuk J, Westgate K, Micklesfield LK
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APP-supported promotion of child growth and development by community health workers in Kenya: Feasibility and acceptability study
van Heerden A, Sen D, Desmond C, Louw J, Richter L
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Burden of respiratory syncytial virus infection in South African HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected pregnant and post-partum women: A longitudinal cohort study
Madhi SA, Cutland CL, Downs S, Jones S, van Niekerk N, Simoes EAF, Nunes MC
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Exchange transfusions for extreme hypertriglyceridemia in a 7-week-old infant with multi-organ failure
Ghoor S, Berlyn P, Brey N
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A systematic review of the efficacy and safety of intrapericardial fibrinolysis in patients with pericardial effusion
Wiyeh AB, Ochodo EA, Wiysonge CS, Kakia A, Awotedu AA, Ristic A, Mayosi BM
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Exome sequencing identifies a novel MAP3K14 mutation in recessive atypical combined immunodeficiency
Schlechter N, Glanzmann B, Hoal EG, Schoeman M, Petersen BS, Franke A, Lau YL, Urban M, van Helden PD, Esser MM, Moller M, Kinnear C
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Interleukin-4 Receptor Alpha: From innate to adaptive immunity in murine models of cutaneous leishmaniasis
Hurdayal R, Brombacher F
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Neuroimaging genomics in psychiatry-a translational approach. Genome Medicine
Mufford MS, Stein DJ, Dalvie S, Groenewold NA, Thompson PM, Jahanshad N.
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Reduction of in utero lead exposures in South African populations: Positive impact of unleaded petrol
Rollin HB, Olutola B, Channa K, Odland JO
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0186445
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Spatial distribution of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR TB) patients in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Kapwata T, Morris N, Campbell A, Mthiyane T, Mpangase P, Nelson KN, Allana S, Brust JCM, Moodley P, Mlisana K, Gandhi NR, Shah NS
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Point-of-care chest ultrasound in South African children with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis
Heuvelings CC, Belard S, Andronikou S, Jamieson-Luff N, Grobusch M, Zar H.
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Innovation at the intersection of alcohol and HIV research
van Heerden A, Tomlinson M, Skeen S, Parry C, Bryant K, Rotheram-Borus MJ.
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High prevalence of HIV and Non-Communicable Disease (NCD) risk factors in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
van Heerden A, Barnabas RV, Norris SA, Micklesfield LK, van Rooyen H, Celum C.
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Is 24-hour central blood pressure superior to 24-hour brachial blood pressure for predicting organ damage?
Schutte AE, Laurent S.
http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/early/2017/10/20/HYPERTENSIONAHA.117.10024
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Financial arrangements for health systems in low-income countries: An overview of systematic reviews
Wiysonge CS, Paulsen E, Lewin S, Ciapponi A, Herrera CA, Opiyo N, Pantoja T, Rada G, Oxman AD
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The association between elevated blood lead levels and violent behavior during late adolescence: The South African Birth to Twenty Plus cohort
Nkomo P, Mathee A, Naicker N, Galpin J, Richter LM, Norris SA
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Women's and men's reports of past-year prevalence of intimate partner violence and rape and women's risk factors for intimate partner violence: A multicountry cross-sectional study in Asia and the Pacific
Jewkes R, Fulu E, Tabassam Naved R, Chirwa E, Dunkle K, Haardorfer R, Garcia-Moreno C
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IL-4-producing B cells regulate T helper cell dichotomy in type 1- and type 2-controlled diseases
Hurdayal R, Ndlovu HH, Revaz-Breton M, Parihar SP, Nono JK, Govender M, Brombacher F
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Nine-valent human papillomavirus vaccine: Great science, but will it save lives?
Denny L
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28886906
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Protein Kinase C-Delta (PKCDELTA), a marker of inflammation and tuberculosis disease progression in humans, is important for optimal macrophage killing effector functions and survival in mice
Parihar SP, Ozturk M, Marakalala MJ, Loots DT, Hurdayal R, Beukes D, Van Reenen M, Zak DE, Mbandi SK, Darboe F, Penn-Nicholson A, Hanekom WA, Leitges M, Scriba TJ, Guler R, Brombacher F.
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Cohort profile: The Siyakhula Cohort, rural South Africa
Rochat TJ, Houle B, Stein A, Pearson RM, Newell ML, Bland RM
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The Amagugu intervention for disclosure of maternal HIV to uninfected primary school-aged children in South Africa: A randomised controlled trial
Rochat TJ, Stein A, Cortina-Borja M, Tanser F, Bland RM
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Socioeconomic differences in mortality in the antiretroviral therapy era in Agincourt, rural South Africa, 2001-13: A population surveillance analysis
Kabudula CW, Houle B, Collinson MA, Kahn K, Gomez-Olive FX, Tollman S, Clark SJ
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Mortality and socioeconomic status: The vicious cycle between poverty and ill health.
Pillay-van Wyk V, Bradshaw D
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Comparison of traditional culture and molecular QPCR for detection of simultaneous carriage of multiple pneumococcal serotypes in African children
Olwagen CP, Adrian PV, Madhi SA
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Susceptibility of mycobacterium tuberculosis cytochrome bd oxidase mutants to compounds targeting the terminal respiratory oxidase, cytochrome c
Moosa A, Lamprecht DA, Arora K, Barry CE 3rd, Boshoff HIM, Ioerger TR, Steyn AJC, Mizrahi V, Warner DF.
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Cochrane corner: Beta-blockers for hypertension
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The cross-national epidemiology of social anxiety disorder: Data from the world mental health survey initiative
Stein DJ, Lim CCW, Roest AM, de Jonge P, Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Al-Hamzawi A, Alonso J, Benjet C, Bromet EJ, Bruffaerts R, de Girolamo G, Florescu S, Gureje O, Haro JM, Harris MG, He Y, Hinkov H, Horiguchi I, Hu C, Karam A, Karam EG, Lee S, Lepine JP, Navarro-Mateu F, Pennell BE, Piazza M, Posada-Villa J, Ten Have M, Torres Y, Viana MC, Wojtyniak B, Xavier M, Kessler RC, Scott KM
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Advances in the diagnosis of pneumonia in children
Zar HJ, Andronikou S, Nicol MP
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Living arrangements, disability and gender of older adults among rural South Africa
Schatz E, Ralston M, Madhavan S, Collinson MA, Gomez-Olive FX
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Sugary beverage taxation in South Africa: Household expenditure, demand system elasticities, and policy implications
Stacey N, Tugendhaft A, Hofman K.
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Interleukin-4 receptor alpha is still required after Th2 polarization for the maintenance and the recall of protective immunity to Nematode infection
Nono JK, Ndlovu H, Abdel Aziz N, Mpotje T, Hlaka L, Brombacher F.
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The protective role of oestradiol against silent myocardial ischemia and hypertension risk in South African men: The SABPA study
Malan NT, von Känel R, Steyn HS, Kruger R, Malan L.
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Changes in host immune-endocrine relationships during tuberculosis treatment in patients with cured and failed treatment outcomes
Kleynhans L, Ruzive S, Ehlers L, Thiart L, Chegou NN, Conradie M, Kriel M, Stanley K, van der Spuy GD, Kidd M, van Helden PD, Walzl G, Ronacher K.
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Efficacy of maternal influenza vaccination against all-cause lower respiratory tract infection hospitalizations in young infants: Results from a randomized controlled trial
Nunes MC, Cutland CL, Jones S, Downs S, Weinberg A, Ortiz JR, Neuzil KM, Simoes EAF, Klugman KP, Madhi SA
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The incremental value of repeated induced sputum and gastric aspirate samples for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in young children with acute community-acquired pneumonia
Moore DP, Higdon MM, Hammitt LL, Prosperi C, DeLuca AN, Da Silva P, Baillie VL, Adrian PV, Mudau A, Deloria Knoll M, Feikin DR, Murdoch DR, O'Brien KL, Madhi SA.
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Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV-infected and uninfected children using Xpert MTB/RIF ultra
Zar HJ, Workman L, Nicol MP.
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Safety and immunogenicity of a parenteral P2-VP8-P[8] subunit rotavirus vaccine in toddlers and infants in South Africa: A randomised, double-blind, placebocontrolled trial
Groome MJ, Koen A, Fix A, Page N, Jose L, Madhi SA, McNeal M, Dally L, Cho I, Power M, Flores J, Cryz S.
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Psychiatric practice: Caring for patients, collaborating with partners, or marketing to consumers?
Stein DJ.
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Assessing the complexity of interventions within systematic reviews: Development, content and use of a new tool (iCAT-SR). BMC Medical Research Methodology
Lewin S, Hendry M, Chandler J, Oxman AD, Michie S, Shepperd S, Reeves BC, Tugwell P, Hannes K, Rehfuess EA, Welch V, McKenzie JE, Burford B, Petkovic J, Anderson LM, Harris J, Noyes J.
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Age-dependent development of left ventricular wall thickness in type 2 diabetic (db/db) mice is associated with elevated low-density lipoprotein and triglyceride serum levels
Dludla PV, Essop MF, Gabuza KB, Muller CJ, Louw J, Johnson R.
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Targeting the aryl hydrocarbon receptor nuclear translocator complex with DMOG and Stemregenin 1 improves primitive hematopoietic stem cell expansion
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Immunization with 10-valent pneumococcal non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae protein D conjugate vaccine (PHiD-CV) according to different schedules in infants in South Africa: A phase III trial
Madhi SA, Koen A, Jose L, Moreira M, van Niekerk N, Cutland C, François N, Ruiz-Guiñazú J, Yarzabal JP, Borys D, Schuerman L.
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Sustained inhibition of HBV replication in vivo after systemic injection of AAVs encoding artificial antiviral primary microRNAs
Maepa MB, Ely A, Grayson W, Arbuthnot P.
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Impact of CYP2D6 genotype on amitriptyline efficacy for the treatment of diabetic peripheral neuropathy: A pilot study
Chaudhry M, Alessandrini M, Rademan J, Dodgen TM, Steffens FE, van Zyl DG, Gaedigk A, Pepper MS
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Recent advances in understanding hypertension development in sub-Saharan Africa
Schutte AE, Botha S, Fourie CM, Gafane-Matemane LF, Kruger R, Lammertyn L, Malan L, Mels CM, Schutte R, Smith W, van Rooyen JM, Ware LJ, Huisman HW.
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Psychosocial group interventions to improve psychological well-being in adults living with HIV
van der Heijden I, Abrahams N, Sinclair D.
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Efficacy and safety of agomelatine (10 or 25 mg/day) in non-depressed out-patients with generalized anxiety disorder: A 12-week, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
Stein DJ, Ahokas A, Jarema M, Avedisova AS, Vavrusova L, Chaban O, Gruget C, Olivier V, Picarel-Blanchot F, de Bodinat C.
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Cookstove options for safety and health: Comparative analysis of technological and usability attributes
Kimemia D, Van Niekerk A.
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