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Guidance for Studies Evaluating the Accuracy of Tuberculosis Triage Tests.

Nathavitharana RR, Yoon C, Macpherson P, Dowdy DW, Cattamanchi A, Somoskovi A, Broger T, Ottenhoff THM, Arinaminpathy N, Lonnroth K, Reither K, Cobelens F, Gilpin C, Denkinger CM, Schumacher SG.

J Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 8;220(Supplement_3):S116-S125. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiz243.


The impact of pastoralist mobility on tuberculosis control in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-synthesis.

Nooh F, Crump L, Hashi A, Tschopp R, Schelling E, Reither K, Hattendorf J, Ali SM, Obrist B, Utzinger J, Zinsstag J.

Infect Dis Poverty. 2019 Sep 2;8(1):73. doi: 10.1186/s40249-019-0583-z. Review.


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

Ndege R, Weisser M, Elzi L, Diggelmann F, Bani F, Gingo W, Sikalengo G, Mapesi H, Mchomvu E, Kamwela L, Mnzava D, Battegay M, Reither K, Paris DH, Rohacek M.

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 25;6(4):ofz154. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofz154. eCollection 2019 Apr.


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

Mhalu G, Hella J, Mhimbira F, Said K, Mosabi T, Mlacha YP, Schindler C, Gagneux S, Reither K, de Hoogh K, Weiss MG, Zemp E, Fenner L.

BMJ Open. 2019 Apr 20;9(4):e025079. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025079.


Insights into the genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Tanzania.

Rutaihwa LK, Sasamalo M, Jaleco A, Hella J, Kingazi A, Kamwela L, Kingalu A, Malewo B, Shirima R, Doetsch A, Feldmann J, Reinhard M, Borrell S, Brites D, Reither K, Doulla B, Fenner L, Gagneux S.

PLoS One. 2019 Apr 12;14(4):e0206334. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0206334. eCollection 2019.


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

Mhalu G, Weiss MG, Hella J, Mhimbira F, Mahongo E, Schindler C, Reither K, Fenner L, Zemp E, Merten S.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Apr 5;19(1):217. doi: 10.1186/s12913-019-4030-4.


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

Amelio P, Portevin D, Hella J, Reither K, Kamwela L, Lweno O, Tumbo A, Geoffrey L, Ohmiti K, Ding S, Pantaleo G, Daubenberger C, Perreau M.

J Virol. 2019 Feb 19;93(5). pii: e01728-18. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01728-18. Print 2019 Mar 1.


The epidemiology of chronic kidney disease and the association with non-communicable and communicable disorders in a population of sub-Saharan Africa.

Hodel NC, Hamad A, Praehauser C, Mwangoka G, Kasella IM, Reither K, Abdulla S, Hatz CFR, Mayr M.

PLoS One. 2018 Oct 31;13(10):e0205326. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0205326. eCollection 2018.


Acute phase proteins and IP-10 as triage tests for the diagnosis of tuberculosis: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Santos VS, Goletti D, Kontogianni K, Adams ER, Molina-Moya B, Dominguez J, Crudu V, Martins-Filho PRS, Ruhwald M, Lawson L, Bimba JS, Garcia-Basteiro AL, Petrone L, Kabeer BS, Reither K, Cuevas LE.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2019 Feb;25(2):169-177. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2018.07.017. Epub 2018 Aug 2.


Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra assay for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children: a multicentre comparative accuracy study.

Sabi I, Rachow A, Mapamba D, Clowes P, Ntinginya NE, Sasamalo M, Kamwela L, Haraka F, Hoelscher M, Paris DH, Saathoff E, Reither K.

J Infect. 2018 Oct;77(4):321-327. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2018.07.002. Epub 2018 Jul 20.


Anemia in tuberculosis cases and household controls from Tanzania: Contribution of disease, coinfections, and the role of hepcidin.

Hella J, Cercamondi CI, Mhimbira F, Sasamalo M, Stoffel N, Zwahlen M, Bodmer T, Gagneux S, Reither K, Zimmermann MB, Risch L, Fenner L.

PLoS One. 2018 Apr 20;13(4):e0195985. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0195985. eCollection 2018.


Hyperglycaemia is inversely correlated with live M. bovis BCG-specific CD4+ T cell responses in Tanzanian adults with latent or active tuberculosis.

Boillat-Blanco N, Tumbo AN, Perreau M, Amelio P, Ramaiya KL, Mganga M, Schindler C, Gagneux S, Reither K, Probst-Hensch N, Pantaleo G, Daubenberger C, Portevin D.

Immun Inflamm Dis. 2018 Jun;6(2):345-353. doi: 10.1002/iid3.222. Epub 2018 Apr 11.


Prevalence and clinical significance of respiratory viruses and bacteria detected in tuberculosis patients compared to household contact controls in Tanzania: a cohort study.

Mhimbira F, Hiza H, Mbuba E, Hella J, Kamwela L, Sasamalo M, Ticlla M, Said K, Mhalu G, Chiryamkubi M, Schindler C, Reither K, Gagneux S, Fenner L.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2019 Jan;25(1):107.e1-107.e7. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2018.03.019. Epub 2018 Mar 23.


Distinct clinical characteristics and helminth co-infections in adult tuberculosis patients from urban compared to rural Tanzania.

Sikalengo G, Hella J, Mhimbira F, Rutaihwa LK, Bani F, Ndege R, Sasamalo M, Kamwela L, Said K, Mhalu G, Mlacha Y, Hatz C, Knopp S, Gagneux S, Reither K, Utzinger J, Tanner M, Letang E, Weisser M, Fenner L.

Infect Dis Poverty. 2018 Mar 24;7(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s40249-018-0404-9.


Chronic airflow obstruction in Tanzania - a cross-sectional study.

Zoller T, Mfinanga EH, Zumba TB, Asilia PJ, Mutabazi EM, Wimmersberger D, Kurth F, Mhimbira F, Haraka F, Reither K.

BMC Pulm Med. 2018 Jan 19;18(1):11. doi: 10.1186/s12890-018-0577-9.


Tuberculosis among HIV-infected population: incidence and risk factors in rural Tanzania.

Said K, Verver S, Kalingonji A, Lwilla F, Mkopi A, Charalambous S, Reither K.

Afr Health Sci. 2017 Mar;17(1):208-215. doi: 10.4314/ahs.v17i1.26.


Pharmacokinetics, Tolerability, and Bacteriological Response of Rifampin Administered at 600, 900, and 1,200 Milligrams Daily in Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis.

Aarnoutse RE, Kibiki GS, Reither K, Semvua HH, Haraka F, Mtabho CM, Mpagama SG, van den Boogaard J, Sumari-de Boer IM, Magis-Escurra C, Wattenberg M, Logger JGM, Te Brake LHM, Hoelscher M, Gillespie SH, Colbers A, Phillips PPJ, Plemper van Balen G, Boeree MJ; PanACEA Consortium.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Oct 24;61(11). pii: e01054-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01054-17. Print 2017 Nov.


Preservation of sputum samples with cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) for tuberculosis cultures and Xpert MTB/RIF in a low-income country.

Hiza H, Doulla B, Sasamalo M, Hella J, Kamwela L, Mhimbira F, Reither K, Gagneux S, Jugheli L, Fenner L.

BMC Infect Dis. 2017 Aug 4;17(1):542. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2642-z.


Mixed Th1 and Th2 Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific CD4 T cell responses in patients with active pulmonary tuberculosis from Tanzania.

Amelio P, Portevin D, Reither K, Mhimbira F, Mpina M, Tumbo A, Nickel B, Marti H, Knopp S, Ding S, Penn-Nicholson A, Darboe F, Ohmiti K, Scriba TJ, Pantaleo G, Daubenberger C, Perreau M.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jul 31;11(7):e0005817. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005817. eCollection 2017 Jul.


Prevalence and clinical relevance of helminth co-infections among tuberculosis patients in urban Tanzania.

Mhimbira F, Hella J, Said K, Kamwela L, Sasamalo M, Maroa T, Chiryamkubi M, Mhalu G, Schindler C, Reither K, Knopp S, Utzinger J, Gagneux S, Fenner L.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Feb 8;11(2):e0005342. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005342. eCollection 2017 Feb.


High-dose rifampicin, moxifloxacin, and SQ109 for treating tuberculosis: a multi-arm, multi-stage randomised controlled trial.

Boeree MJ, Heinrich N, Aarnoutse R, Diacon AH, Dawson R, Rehal S, Kibiki GS, Churchyard G, Sanne I, Ntinginya NE, Minja LT, Hunt RD, Charalambous S, Hanekom M, Semvua HH, Mpagama SG, Manyama C, Mtafya B, Reither K, Wallis RS, Venter A, Narunsky K, Mekota A, Henne S, Colbers A, van Balen GP, Gillespie SH, Phillips PPJ, Hoelscher M; PanACEA consortium.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2017 Jan;17(1):39-49. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30274-2. Epub 2016 Oct 26.


Association between tuberculosis, diabetes and 25 hydroxyvitamin D in Tanzania: a longitudinal case control study.

Boillat-Blanco N, Bovet P, Ramaiya KL, Mganga M, Minja LT, Saleh L, Imboden M, Schindler C, Gagneux S, Daubenberger C, Reither K, Probst-Hensch N.

BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Nov 3;16(1):626.


Blood and urine inducible protein 10 as potential markers of disease activity.

Petrone L, Cannas A, Vanini V, Cuzzi G, Aloi F, Nsubuga M, Sserunkuma J, Nazziwa RA, Jugheli L, Lukindo T, Girardi E, Antinori A, Pucci L, Reither K, Goletti D.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2016 Nov;20(11):1554-1561.


Tuberculous spondylitis diagnosed through Xpert MTB/RIF assay in urine: a case report.

Sikalengo G, Ramirez A, Faini D, Mwamelo K, Battegay M, Jugheli L, Hatz C, Reither K, Letang E.

BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Sep 26;16(1):514.


Home-Based and Facility-Based Directly Observed Therapy of Tuberculosis Treatment under Programmatic Conditions in Urban Tanzania.

Mhimbira F, Hella J, Maroa T, Kisandu S, Chiryamkubi M, Said K, Mhalu G, Mkopi A, Mutayoba B, Reither K, Gagneux S, Fenner L.

PLoS One. 2016 Aug 11;11(8):e0161171. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0161171. eCollection 2016.


Limited value of whole blood Xpert(®) MTB/RIF for diagnosing tuberculosis in children.

Pohl C, Rutaihwa LK, Haraka F, Nsubuga M, Aloi F, Ntinginya NE, Mapamba D, Heinrich N, Hoelscher M, Marais BJ, Jugheli L, Reither K.

J Infect. 2016 Oct;73(4):326-35. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2016.04.041. Epub 2016 Jul 7.


Evaluation of Xpert® MTB/RIF and Ustar EasyNAT™ TB IAD for diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis of children in Tanzania: a prospective descriptive study.

Bholla M, Kapalata N, Masika E, Chande H, Jugheli L, Sasamalo M, Glass TR, Beck HP, Reither K.

BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Jun 6;16:246. doi: 10.1186/s12879-016-1578-z.


Screening for pulmonary tuberculosis in a Tanzanian prison and computer-aided interpretation of chest X-rays.

Steiner A, Mangu C, van den Hombergh J, van Deutekom H, van Ginneken B, Clowes P, Mhimbira F, Mfinanga S, Rachow A, Reither K, Hoelscher M.

Public Health Action. 2015 Dec 21;5(4):249-54. doi: 10.5588/pha.15.0037.


Transient Hyperglycemia in Patients With Tuberculosis in Tanzania: Implications for Diabetes Screening Algorithms.

Boillat-Blanco N, Ramaiya KL, Mganga M, Minja LT, Bovet P, Schindler C, Von Eckardstein A, Gagneux S, Daubenberger C, Reither K, Probst-Hensch N.

J Infect Dis. 2016 Apr 1;213(7):1163-72. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiv568. Epub 2015 Nov 25.


Evaluation of Giant African Pouched Rats for Detection of Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Patients from a High-Endemic Setting.

Reither K, Jugheli L, Glass TR, Sasamalo M, Mhimbira FA, Weetjens BJ, Cox C, Edwards TL, Mulder C, Beyene NW, Mahoney A.

PLoS One. 2015 Oct 7;10(10):e0135877. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0135877. eCollection 2015.


A Blueprint to Address Research Gaps in the Development of Biomarkers for Pediatric Tuberculosis.

Nicol MP, Gnanashanmugam D, Browning R, Click ES, Cuevas LE, Detjen A, Graham SM, Levin M, Makhene M, Nahid P, Perez-Velez CM, Reither K, Song R, Spiegel HM, Worrell C, Zar HJ, Walzl G.

Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 15;61Suppl 3:S164-72. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ613.


Blood or Urine IP-10 Cannot Discriminate between Active Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases Different from Tuberculosis in Children.

Petrone L, Cannas A, Aloi F, Nsubuga M, Sserumkuma J, Nazziwa RA, Jugheli L, Lukindo T, Girardi E, Reither K, Goletti D.

Biomed Res Int. 2015;2015:589471. doi: 10.1155/2015/589471. Epub 2015 Aug 5.


Lab-on-Chip-Based Platform for Fast Molecular Diagnosis of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.

Cabibbe AM, Miotto P, Moure R, Alcaide F, Feuerriegel S, Pozzi G, Nikolayevskyy V, Drobniewski F, Niemann S, Reither K, Cirillo DM; TM-REST Consortium; TB-CHILD Consortium.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Dec;53(12):3876-80. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01824-15. Epub 2015 Aug 5.


Towards host-directed therapies for tuberculosis.

Zumla A, Maeurer M; Host-Directed Therapies Network, 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, Maboko L, Garcia-Basteiro A, Rakotosamimanana N, Bates M, Mwaba P, Reither K, Gagneux S, Edwards S, Mfinanga E, Abdulla S, Cardona PJ, Russell JB, Gant V, Noursadeghi M, Elkington P, Bonnet M, Menendez C, Dieye TN, Diarra B, Maiga A, Aseffa A, Parida S, Wejse C, Petersen E, Kaleebu P, Oliver M, Craig G, Corrah T, Tientcheu L, Antonio M, Rao M, McHugh TD, Sheikh A, Ippolito G, Ramjee G, Kaufmann SH, Churchyard G, Steyn A, Grobusch M, Sanne I, Martinson N, Madansein R, Wilkinson RJ, Mayosi B, Schito M, Wallis RS.

Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2015 Aug;14(8):511-2. doi: 10.1038/nrd4696. Epub 2015 Jul 17.


Performance of urine lipoarabinomannan assays for paediatric tuberculosis in Tanzania.

Kroidl I, Clowes P, Reither K, Mtafya B, Rojas-Ponce G, Ntinginya EN, Kalomo M, Minja LT, Kowuor D, Saathoff E, Kroidl A, Heinrich N, Maboko L, Bates M, O'Grady J, Zumla A, Hoelscher M, Rachow A.

Eur Respir J. 2015 Sep;46(3):761-70. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00003315. Epub 2015 Jun 25.


Maturation and Mip-1β Production of Cytomegalovirus-Specific T Cell Responses in Tanzanian Children, Adolescents and Adults: Impact by HIV and Mycobacterium tuberculosis Co-Infections.

Portevin D, Moukambi F, Mpina M, Bauer A, Haraka F, Chachage M, Metzger P, Saathoff E, Clowes P, Ntinginya NE, Rachow A, Hoelscher M, Reither K, Daubenberger CA, Geldmacher C.

PLoS One. 2015 May 14;10(5):e0126716. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126716. eCollection 2015.


Antiviral Innate Immune Activation in HIV-Infected Adults Negatively Affects H1/IC31-Induced Vaccine-Specific Memory CD4+ T Cells.

Lenz N, Schindler T, Kagina BM, Zhang JD, Lukindo T, Mpina M, Bang P, Kromann I, Hoff ST, Andersen P, Reither K, Churchyard GJ, Certa U, Daubenberger CA.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2015 Jul;22(7):688-96. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00092-15. Epub 2015 Apr 29.


Efficiency and safety of the combination of moxifloxacin, pretomanid (PA-824), and pyrazinamide during the first 8 weeks of antituberculosis treatment: a phase 2b, open-label, partly randomised trial in patients with drug-susceptible or drug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis.

Dawson R, Diacon AH, Everitt D, van Niekerk C, Donald PR, Burger DA, Schall R, Spigelman M, Conradie A, Eisenach K, Venter A, Ive P, Page-Shipp L, Variava E, Reither K, Ntinginya NE, Pym A, von Groote-Bidlingmaier F, Mendel CM.

Lancet. 2015 May 2;385(9979):1738-1747. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)62002-X. Epub 2015 Mar 18.


Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by EasyNAT diagnostic kit in sputum samples from Tanzania.

Mhimbira FA, Bholla M, Sasamalo M, Mukurasi W, Hella JJ, Jugheli L, Reither K.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Apr;53(4):1342-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03037-14. Epub 2015 Jan 21.


Ascertaining in vivo virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis lineages in patients in Mbeya, Tanzania.

Olaru ID, Rachow A, Lange C, Ntinginya NE, Reither K, Hoelscher M, Vollrath O, Niemann S.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Jan;19(1):70-3. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.14.0403.


Safety and immunogenicity of H1/IC31®, an adjuvanted TB subunit vaccine, in HIV-infected adults with CD4+ lymphocyte counts greater than 350 cells/mm3: a phase II, multi-centre, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.

Reither K, Katsoulis L, Beattie T, Gardiner N, Lenz N, Said K, Mfinanga E, Pohl C, Fielding KL, Jeffery H, Kagina BM, Hughes EJ, Scriba TJ, Hanekom WA, Hoff ST, Bang P, Kromann I, Daubenberger C, Andersen P, Churchyard GJ.

PLoS One. 2014 Dec 9;9(12):e114602. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0114602. eCollection 2014.


Xpert MTB/RIF assay for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children: a prospective, multi-centre evaluation.

Reither K, Manyama C, Clowes P, Rachow A, Mapamba D, Steiner A, Ross A, Mfinanga E, Sasamalo M, Nsubuga M, Aloi F, Cirillo D, Jugheli L, Lwilla F.

J Infect. 2015 Apr;70(4):392-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2014.10.003. Epub 2014 Oct 13.


Diagnostic accuracy of computer-aided detection of pulmonary tuberculosis in chest radiographs: a validation study from sub-Saharan Africa.

Breuninger M, van Ginneken B, Philipsen RH, Mhimbira F, Hella JJ, Lwilla F, van den Hombergh J, Ross A, Jugheli L, Wagner D, Reither K.

PLoS One. 2014 Sep 5;9(9):e106381. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106381. eCollection 2014.


Assessment of the novel T-cell activation marker-tuberculosis assay for diagnosis of active tuberculosis in children: a prospective proof-of-concept study.

Portevin D, Moukambi F, Clowes P, Bauer A, Chachage M, Ntinginya NE, Mfinanga E, Said K, Haraka F, Rachow A, Saathoff E, Mpina M, Jugheli L, Lwilla F, Marais BJ, Hoelscher M, Daubenberger C, Reither K, Geldmacher C.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2014 Oct;14(10):931-8. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(14)70884-9. Epub 2014 Aug 31.


A novel multiple-instance learning-based approach to computer-aided detection of tuberculosis on chest X-rays.

Melendez J, van Ginneken B, Maduskar P, Philipsen RH, Reither K, Breuninger M, Adetifa IM, Maane R, Ayles H, Sánchez CI.

IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2015 Jan;34(1):179-92. doi: 10.1109/TMI.2014.2350539. Epub 2014 Aug 22.


Evolution of drug resistance in tuberculosis: recent progress and implications for diagnosis and therapy.

Trauner A, Borrell S, Reither K, Gagneux S.

Drugs. 2014 Jul;74(10):1063-72. doi: 10.1007/s40265-014-0248-y. Review.


Improved services to enrollees into an HIV rural care and treatment center in Tanzania.

Said K, Mkopi A, Verver S, Lwilla F, Churchyard G, Shekalaghe S, Battegay M, Reither K.

Pan Afr Med J. 2013 Sep 30;16:34. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2013.16.34.1642. eCollection 2013.


miRNA signatures in sera of patients with active pulmonary tuberculosis.

Miotto P, Mwangoka G, Valente IC, Norbis L, Sotgiu G, Bosu R, Ambrosi A, Codecasa LR, Goletti D, Matteelli A, Ntinginya EN, Aloi F, Heinrich N, Reither K, Cirillo DM.

PLoS One. 2013 Nov 21;8(11):e80149. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0080149. eCollection 2013.


Reasons for false-positive lipoarabinomannan ELISA results in a Tanzanian population.

Kroidl I, Clowes P, Mwakyelu J, Maboko L, Kiangi A, Rachow A, Reither K, Jung J, Nsojo A, Saathoff E, Hoelscher M.

Scand J Infect Dis. 2014 Feb;46(2):144-8. doi: 10.3109/00365548.2013.853133. Epub 2013 Nov 25.


Pulmonary aspergilloma: a treatment challenge in sub-Saharan Africa.

Pohl C, Jugheli L, Haraka F, Mfinanga E, Said K, Reither K.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Oct 24;7(10):e2352. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002352. eCollection 2013. No abstract available.

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