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1.

Informed consent procedure in a double blind randomized anthelminthic trial on Pemba Island, Tanzania: do pamphlet and information session increase caregivers knowledge?

Palmeirim MS, Ross A, Obrist B, Mohammed UA, Ame SM, Ali SM, Keiser J.

BMC Med Ethics. 2020 Jan 6;21(1):1. doi: 10.1186/s12910-019-0441-3.

2.

Development of a recombinase polymerase amplification (RPA) fluorescence assay for the detection of Schistosoma haematobium.

Rostron P, Pennance T, Bakar F, Rollinson D, Knopp S, Allan F, Kabole F, Ali SM, Ame SM, Webster BL.

Parasit Vectors. 2019 Nov 4;12(1):514. doi: 10.1186/s13071-019-3755-6.

3.

A rapid triage test for active pulmonary tuberculosis in adult patients with persistent cough.

Ahmad R, Xie L, Pyle M, Suarez MF, Broger T, Steinberg D, Ame SM, Lucero MG, Szucs MJ, MacMullan M, Berven FS, Dutta A, Sanvictores DM, Tallo VL, Bencher R, Eisinger DP, Dhingra U, Deb S, Ali SM, Mehta S, Fawzi WW, Riley ID, Sazawal S, Premji Z, Black R, Murray CJL, Rodriguez B, Carr SA, Walt DR, Gillette MA.

Sci Transl Med. 2019 Oct 23;11(515). pii: eaaw8287. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaw8287. Erratum in: Sci Transl Med. 2019 Oct 30;11(516):.

PMID:
31645455
4.

Clinical evaluation for morbidity associated with soil-transmitted helminth infection in school-age children on Pemba Island, Tanzania.

Bogoch II, Speich B, Lo NC, Moser W, Croll D, Ali SM, Ame SM, Utzinger J, Andrews JR, Keiser J.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 Jul 15;13(7):e0007581. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007581. eCollection 2019 Jul.

5.

Evaluation of integrated interventions layered on mass drug administration for urogenital schistosomiasis elimination: a cluster-randomised trial.

Knopp S, Person B, Ame SM, Ali SM, Hattendorf J, Juma S, Muhsin J, Khamis IS, Mohammed KA, Utzinger J, Hollenberg E, Kabole F, Rollinson D.

Lancet Glob Health. 2019 Aug;7(8):e1118-e1129. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(19)30189-5. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

6.

Ancient Hybridization and Adaptive Introgression of an Invadolysin Gene in Schistosome Parasites.

Platt RN, McDew-White M, Le Clec'h W, Chevalier FD, Allan F, Emery AM, Garba A, Hamidou AA, Ame SM, Webster JP, Rollinson D, Webster BL, Anderson TJC.

Mol Biol Evol. 2019 Oct 1;36(10):2127-2142. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msz154.

7.

Efficacy and Safety of a Single Dose versus a Multiple Dose Regimen of Mebendazole against Hookworm Infections in Children: A Randomised, Double-blind Trial.

Palmeirim MS, Ame SM, Ali SM, Hattendorf J, Keiser J.

EClinicalMedicine. 2018 Jul 11;1:7-13. doi: 10.1016/j.eclinm.2018.06.004. eCollection 2018 Jul.

8.

A 5-Year intervention study on elimination of urogenital schistosomiasis in Zanzibar: Parasitological results of annual cross-sectional surveys.

Knopp S, Ame SM, Person B, Hattendorf J, Rabone M, Juma S, Muhsin J, Khamis IS, Hollenberg E, Mohammed KA, Kabole F, Ali SM, Rollinson D.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 May 6;13(5):e0007268. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007268. eCollection 2019 May.

9.

Efficacy and safety of ascending dosages of moxidectin and moxidectin-albendazole against Trichuristrichiura in adolescents: a randomized controlled trial.

Keller L, Palmeirim MS, Ame SM, Ali SM, Puchkov M, Huwyler J, Hattendorf J, Keiser J.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 May 2. pii: ciz326. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz326. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31044235
10.

Correction to: Urogenital schistosomiasis elimination in Zanzibar: accuracy of urine filtration and haematuria reagent strips for diagnosing light intensity Schistosoma haematobium infections.

Knopp S, Ame SM, Hattendorf J, Ali SM, Khamis IS, Bakar F, Khamis MA, Person B, Kabole F, Rollinson D.

Parasit Vectors. 2019 Mar 28;12(1):149. doi: 10.1186/s13071-019-3397-8.

11.

Efficacy and safety of ivermectin and albendazole co-administration in school-aged children and adults infected with Trichuris trichiura: study protocol for a multi-country randomized controlled double-blind trial.

Patel C, Hürlimann E, Keller L, Hattendorf J, Sayasone S, Ali SM, Ame SM, Coulibaly JT, Keiser J.

BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 18;19(1):262. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-3882-x.

12.

Urogenital schistosomiasis elimination in Zanzibar: accuracy of urine filtration and haematuria reagent strips for diagnosing light intensity Schistosoma haematobium infections.

Knopp S, Ame SM, Hattendorf J, Ali SM, Khamis IS, Bakar F, Khamis MA, Person B, Kabole F, Rollinson D.

Parasit Vectors. 2018 Oct 23;11(1):552. doi: 10.1186/s13071-018-3136-6. Erratum in: Parasit Vectors. 2019 Mar 28;12(1):149.

13.

Occurrence of Schistosoma bovis on Pemba Island, Zanzibar: implications for urogenital schistosomiasis transmission monitoring - CORRIGENDUM.

Pennance T, Ame SM, Amour AK, Suleiman KR, Allan F, Rollinson D, Webster BL.

Parasitology. 2018 Nov;145(13):1732. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001622. Epub 2018 Sep 13. No abstract available.

PMID:
30210014
14.

Occurrence of Schistosoma bovis on Pemba Island, Zanzibar: implications for urogenital schistosomiasis transmission monitoring.

Pennance T, Ame SM, Amour AK, Suleiman KR, Allan F, Rollinson D, Webster BL.

Parasitology. 2018 Nov;145(13):1727-1731. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018001154. Epub 2018 Aug 8. Erratum in: Parasitology. 2018 Nov;145(13):1732.

PMID:
30086805
15.

Diagnostic comparison between FECPAKG2 and the Kato-Katz method for analyzing soil-transmitted helminth eggs in stool.

Moser W, Bärenbold O, Mirams GJ, Cools P, Vlaminck J, Ali SM, Ame SM, Hattendorf J, Vounatsou P, Levecke B, Keiser J.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 Jun 4;12(6):e0006562. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006562. eCollection 2018 Jun.

16.

Efficacy and tolerability of moxidectin alone and in co-administration with albendazole and tribendimidine versus albendazole plus oxantel pamoate against Trichuris trichiura infections: a randomised, non-inferiority, single-blind trial.

Barda B, Ame SM, Ali SM, Albonico M, Puchkov M, Huwyler J, Hattendorf J, Keiser J.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Aug;18(8):864-873. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30233-0. Epub 2018 May 29.

PMID:
29858149
17.

Whole genome amplification and exome sequencing of archived schistosome miracidia.

Le Clec'h W, Chevalier FD, McDew-White M, Allan F, Webster BL, Gouvras AN, Kinunghi S, Tchuem Tchuenté LA, Garba A, Mohammed KA, Ame SM, Webster JP, Rollinson D, Emery AM, Anderson TJC.

Parasitology. 2018 Nov;145(13):1739-1747. doi: 10.1017/S0031182018000811. Epub 2018 May 28.

18.

Understanding biological mechanisms underlying adverse birth outcomes in developing countries: protocol for a prospective cohort (AMANHI bio-banking) study.

AMANHI (Alliance for Maternal and Newborn Health Improvement) Bio–banking Study group), Baqui AH, Khanam R, Rahman MS, Ahmed A, Rahman HH, Moin MI, Ahmed S, Jehan F, Nisar I, Hussain A, Ilyas M, Hotwani A, Sajid M, Qureshi S, Zaidi A, Sazawal S, Ali SM, Deb S, Juma MH, Dhingra U, Dutta A, Ame SM, Hayward C, Rudan I, Zangenberg M, Russell D, Yoshida S, Polašek O, Manu A, Bahl R.

J Glob Health. 2017 Dec;7(2):021202. doi: 10.7189/jogh.07.021202.

19.

Efficacy and safety of tribendimidine, tribendimidine plus ivermectin, tribendimidine plus oxantel pamoate, and albendazole plus oxantel pamoate against hookworm and concomitant soil-transmitted helminth infections in Tanzania and Côte d'Ivoire: a randomised, controlled, single-blinded, non-inferiority trial.

Moser W, Coulibaly JT, Ali SM, Ame SM, Amour AK, Yapi RB, Albonico M, Puchkov M, Huwyler J, Hattendorf J, Keiser J.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Nov;17(11):1162-1171. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30487-5. Epub 2017 Aug 29.

PMID:
28864027
20.

Side Benefits of Mass Drug Administration for Lymphatic Filariasis on Strongyloides stercoralis Prevalence on Pemba Island, Tanzania.

Barda B, Albonico M, Buonfrate D, Ame SM, Ali S, Speich B, Keiser J.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Sep;97(3):681-683. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0050. Epub 2017 Jul 19. Erratum in: Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018 Feb;98(2):635.

21.

The molecular speciation of soil-transmitted helminth eggs collected from school children across six endemic countries.

George S, Geldhof P, Albonico M, Ame SM, Bethony JM, Engels D, Mekonnen Z, Montresor A, Hem S, Tchuem-Tchuenté LA, Huong NT, Kang G, Vercruysse J, Levecke B.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jan 18. doi: 10.1093/trstmh/trw078. [Epub ahead of print]

22.

Neonatal mortality within 24 hours of birth in six low- and lower-middle-income countries.

Baqui AH, Mitra DK, Begum N, Hurt L, Soremekun S, Edmond K, Kirkwood B, Bhandari N, Taneja S, Mazumder S, Nisar MI, Jehan F, Ilyas M, Ali M, Ahmed I, Ariff S, Soofi SB, Sazawal S, Dhingra U, Dutta A, Ali SM, Ame SM, Semrau K, Hamomba FM, Grogan C, Hamer DH, Bahl R, Yoshida S, Manu A.

Bull World Health Organ. 2016 Oct 1;94(10):752-758B. Epub 2016 Aug 30.

23.

Baseline Trachoma Surveys in Kaskazini A and Micheweni Districts of Zanzibar: Results of Two Population-Based Prevalence Surveys Conducted with the Global Trachoma Mapping Project.

Omar FJ, Kabona G, Abdalla KM, Mohamed SJ, Ali SM, Ame SM, Ngwalle A, Mbise C, Rotondo L, Willis R, Flueckiger RM, Massae PA, Bakhtiari A, Solomon AW, Ngondi JM.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2016 Dec;23(6):412-417. Epub 2016 Oct 24.

24.

Efficacy of chlorhexidine application to umbilical cord on neonatal mortality in Pemba, Tanzania: a community-based randomised controlled trial.

Sazawal S, Dhingra U, Ali SM, Dutta A, Deb S, Ame SM, Mkasha MH, Yadav A, Black RE.

Lancet Glob Health. 2016 Nov;4(11):e837-e844. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(16)30223-6. Epub 2016 Sep 29.

25.

Efficacy and reinfection with soil-transmitted helminths 18-weeks post-treatment with albendazole-ivermectin, albendazole-mebendazole, albendazole-oxantel pamoate and mebendazole.

Speich B, Moser W, Ali SM, Ame SM, Albonico M, Hattendorf J, Keiser J.

Parasit Vectors. 2016 Mar 2;9:123. doi: 10.1186/s13071-016-1406-8.

26.

Praziquantel coverage in schools and communities targeted for the elimination of urogenital schistosomiasis in Zanzibar: a cross-sectional survey.

Knopp S, Person B, Ame SM, Ali SM, Muhsin J, Juma S, Khamis IS, Rabone M, Blair L, Fenwick A, Mohammed KA, Rollinson D.

Parasit Vectors. 2016 Jan 4;9:5. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-1244-0.

27.

Trial of improved practices approach to explore the acceptability and feasibility of different modes of chlorhexidine application for neonatal cord care in Pemba, Tanzania.

Dhingra U, Sazawal S, Dhingra P, Dutta A, Ali SM, Ame SM, Deb S, Suleiman AM, Black RE.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Dec 28;15:354. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0760-4.

28.

Erratum to: Development of novel multiplex microsatellite polymerase chain reactions to enable high-throughput population genetic studies of Schistosoma haematobium.

Webster BL, Rabone M, Pennance T, Emery AM, Allan F, Gouvras A, Knopp S, Garba A, Hamidou AA, Mohammed KA, Ame SM, Rollinson D, Webster JP.

Parasit Vectors. 2015 Oct 9;8:519. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-1134-5.

29.

Efficacy and safety of oxantel pamoate in school-aged children infected with Trichuris trichiura on Pemba Island, Tanzania: a parallel, randomised, controlled, dose-ranging study.

Moser W, Ali SM, Ame SM, Speich B, Puchkov M, Huwyler J, Albonico M, Hattendorf J, Keiser J.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Jan;16(1):53-60. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00271-6. Epub 2015 Sep 18.

PMID:
26388169
30.

An achievable goal: control and elimination of schistosomiasis.

Savioli L, Fenwick A, Rollinson D, Albonico M, Ame SM.

Lancet. 2015 Aug 22;386(9995):739. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)61536-7. No abstract available.

PMID:
26333971
31.

Development of novel multiplex microsatellite polymerase chain reactions to enable high-throughput population genetic studies of Schistosoma haematobium.

Webster BL, Rabone M, Pennance T, Emery AM, Allan F, Gouvras A, Knopp S, Garba A, Hamidou AA, Mohammed KA, Ame SM, Rollinson D, Webster JP.

Parasit Vectors. 2015 Aug 20;8:432. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-1044-6. Erratum in: Parasit Vectors. 2015;8:519.

32.

Sensitivity and Specificity of a Urine Circulating Anodic Antigen Test for the Diagnosis of Schistosoma haematobium in Low Endemic Settings.

Knopp S, Corstjens PL, Koukounari A, Cercamondi CI, Ame SM, Ali SM, de Dood CJ, Mohammed KA, Utzinger J, Rollinson D, van Dam GJ.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 May 14;9(5):e0003752. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003752. eCollection 2015 May.

33.

How long can stool samples be fixed for an accurate diagnosis of soil-transmitted helminth infection using Mini-FLOTAC?

Barda B, Albonico M, Ianniello D, Ame SM, Keiser J, Speich B, Rinaldi L, Cringoli G, Burioni R, Montresor A, Utzinger J.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Apr 7;9(4):e0003698. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003698. eCollection 2015 Apr.

34.

Quality control in the diagnosis of Trichuris trichiura and Ascaris lumbricoides using the Kato-Katz technique: experience from three randomised controlled trials.

Speich B, Ali SM, Ame SM, Albonico M, Utzinger J, Keiser J.

Parasit Vectors. 2015 Feb 5;8:82. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-0702-z.

35.

Efficacy and safety of albendazole plus ivermectin, albendazole plus mebendazole, albendazole plus oxantel pamoate, and mebendazole alone against Trichuris trichiura and concomitant soil-transmitted helminth infections: a four-arm, randomised controlled trial.

Speich B, Ali SM, Ame SM, Bogoch II, Alles R, Huwyler J, Albonico M, Hattendorf J, Utzinger J, Keiser J.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2015 Mar;15(3):277-84. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(14)71050-3. Epub 2015 Jan 12.

PMID:
25589326
36.

Assessment of anthelmintic efficacy of mebendazole in school children in six countries where soil-transmitted helminths are endemic.

Levecke B, Montresor A, Albonico M, Ame SM, Behnke JM, Bethony JM, Noumedem CD, Engels D, Guillard B, Kotze AC, Krolewiecki AJ, McCarthy JS, Mekonnen Z, Periago MV, Sopheak H, Tchuem-Tchuenté LA, Duong TT, Huong NT, Zeynudin A, Vercruysse J.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Oct 9;8(10):e3204. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003204. eCollection 2014 Oct.

37.

Quantitative evaluation of a handheld light microscope for field diagnosis of soil-transmitted helminth infection.

Bogoch II, Andrews JR, Speich B, Ame SM, Ali SM, Stothard JR, Utzinger J, Keiser J.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Dec;91(6):1138-41. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0253. Epub 2014 Sep 22.

38.

Oxantel pamoate-albendazole for Trichuris trichiura infection.

Speich B, Ame SM, Ali SM, Alles R, Huwyler J, Hattendorf J, Utzinger J, Albonico M, Keiser J.

N Engl J Med. 2014 Feb 13;370(7):610-20. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1301956.

39.

Comparison of the Kato-Katz method and ether-concentration technique for the diagnosis of soil-transmitted helminth infections in the framework of a randomised controlled trial.

Speich B, Utzinger J, Marti H, Ame SM, Ali SM, Albonico M, Keiser J.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2014 May;33(5):815-22. doi: 10.1007/s10096-013-2019-1. Epub 2013 Nov 23.

PMID:
24272064
40.

Elimination of schistosomiasis transmission in Zanzibar: baseline findings before the onset of a randomized intervention trial.

Knopp S, Person B, Ame SM, Mohammed KA, Ali SM, Khamis IS, Rabone M, Allan F, Gouvras A, Blair L, Fenwick A, Utzinger J, Rollinson D.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Oct 17;7(10):e2474. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002474. eCollection 2013. Erratum in: PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Oct;7(10). doi: 10.1371/annotation/d5135174-e4ff-44c6-9c04-17c072a4fd0b.

41.

Comparison of three copromicroscopic methods to assess albendazole efficacy against soil-transmitted helminth infections in school-aged children on Pemba Island.

Albonico M, Rinaldi L, Sciascia S, Morgoglione ME, Piemonte M, Maurelli MP, Musella V, Utzinger J, Ali SM, Ame SM, Cringoli G.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Aug;107(8):493-501. doi: 10.1093/trstmh/trt051.

PMID:
23843559
42.

Mobile phone microscopy for the diagnosis of soil-transmitted helminth infections: a proof-of-concept study.

Bogoch II, Andrews JR, Speich B, Utzinger J, Ame SM, Ali SM, Keiser J.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Apr;88(4):626-9. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.12-0742. Epub 2013 Mar 11.

43.

Prevalence of intestinal protozoa infection among school-aged children on Pemba Island, Tanzania, and effect of single-dose albendazole, nitazoxanide and albendazole-nitazoxanide.

Speich B, Marti H, Ame SM, Ali SM, Bogoch II, Utzinger J, Albonico M, Keiser J.

Parasit Vectors. 2013 Jan 4;6:3. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-3.

44.

Study and implementation of urogenital schistosomiasis elimination in Zanzibar (Unguja and Pemba islands) using an integrated multidisciplinary approach.

Knopp S, Mohammed KA, Ali SM, Khamis IS, Ame SM, Albonico M, Gouvras A, Fenwick A, Savioli L, Colley DG, Utzinger J, Person B, Rollinson D.

BMC Public Health. 2012 Oct 30;12:930. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-930.

45.

Efficacy and safety of nitazoxanide, albendazole, and nitazoxanide-albendazole against Trichuris trichiura infection: a randomized controlled trial.

Speich B, Ame SM, Ali SM, Alles R, Hattendorf J, Utzinger J, Albonico M, Keiser J.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012;6(6):e1685. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001685. Epub 2012 Jun 5.

46.

Replacing paper data collection forms with electronic data entry in the field: findings from a study of community-acquired bloodstream infections in Pemba, Zanzibar.

Thriemer K, Ley B, Ame SM, Puri MK, Hashim R, Chang NY, Salim LA, Ochiai RL, Wierzba TF, Clemens JD, von Seidlein L, Deen JL, Ali SM, Ali M.

BMC Res Notes. 2012 Feb 21;5:113. doi: 10.1186/1756-0500-5-113.

47.

Evaluation of the diagnostic accuracy of the Haemoglobin Colour Scale to detect anaemia in young children attending primary healthcare clinics in Zanzibar.

Aldridge C, Foster HM, Albonico M, Ame SM, Montresor A.

Trop Med Int Health. 2012 Apr;17(4):423-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02944.x. Epub 2012 Feb 1.

48.

Accuracy of indirect haemagglutination and western blot assays for the detection of anti-Schistosoma antibodies in non-severe febrile patients in two Tanzanian hospitals.

Bevilacqua N, Pane S, Vairo F, Nicastri E, Paglia MG, Ame SM, Schepisi MS, Kitua A, Mangi S, Racalbuto V, Meschi S, Ippolito G.

Scand J Infect Dis. 2012 Jun;44(6):453-8. doi: 10.3109/00365548.2011.645505. Epub 2012 Jan 21.

PMID:
22263635
49.

Comparison of the Kato-Katz thick smear and McMaster egg counting techniques for monitoring drug efficacy against soil-transmitted helminths in schoolchildren on Pemba Island, Tanzania.

Albonico M, Ame SM, Vercruysse J, Levecke B.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Mar;106(3):199-201. doi: 10.1016/j.trstmh.2011.11.006. Epub 2012 Jan 18.

PMID:
22261186
50.

A comparison of the sensitivity and fecal egg counts of the McMaster egg counting and Kato-Katz thick smear methods for soil-transmitted helminths.

Levecke B, Behnke JM, Ajjampur SS, Albonico M, Ame SM, Charlier J, Geiger SM, Hoa NT, Kamwa Ngassam RI, Kotze AC, McCarthy JS, Montresor A, Periago MV, Roy S, Tchuem Tchuenté LA, Thach DT, Vercruysse J.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Jun;5(6):e1201. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001201. Epub 2011 Jun 14.

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