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Taenia solium cysticercosis and taeniasis in urban settings: Epidemiological evidence from a health-center based study among people with epilepsy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Schmidt V, O'Hara MC, Ngowi B, Herbinger KH, Noh J, Wilkins PP, Richter V, Kositz C, Matuja W, Winkler AS.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 Dec 6;13(12):e0007751. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007751. eCollection 2019 Dec.


Distribution of Taenia solium Diagnostic Glycoproteins in the Different Developmental Stages of the Parasite.

Cruz-Rivera M, Torres J, Carrillo-Farga J, Wilkins PP, Flisser A, Mendlovic F.

J Parasitol. 2019 Aug;105(4):642-650.


Human Seroprevalence to 11 Zoonotic Pathogens in the U.S. Arctic, Alaska.

Miernyk KM, Bruden D, Parkinson AJ, Hurlburt D, Klejka J, Berner J, Stoddard RA, Handali S, Wilkins PP, Kersh GJ, Fitzpatrick K, Drebot MA, Priest JW, Pappert R, Petersen JM, Teshale E, Hennessy TW, Bruce MG.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2019 Aug;19(8):563-575. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2018.2390. Epub 2019 Feb 21.


Low sensitivity and frequent cross-reactions in commercially available antibody detection ELISA assays for Taenia solium cysticercosis.

Garcia HH, Castillo Y, Gonzales I, Bustos JA, Saavedra H, Jacob L, Del Brutto OH, Wilkins PP, Gonzalez AE, Gilman RH; Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru.

Trop Med Int Health. 2018 Jan;23(1):101-105. doi: 10.1111/tmi.13010. Epub 2017 Dec 7.


Seroprevalence of Baylisascaris procyonis Infection among Humans, Santa Barbara County, California, USA, 2014-2016.

Weinstein SB, Lake CM, Chastain HM, Fisk D, Handali S, Kahn PL, Montgomery SP, Wilkins PP, Kuris AM, Lafferty KD.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Aug;23(8):1397-1399. doi: 10.3201/eid2308.170222.


Identifying wildlife reservoirs of neglected taeniid tapeworms: Non-invasive diagnosis of endemic Taenia serialis infection in a wild primate population.

Schneider-Crease I, Griffin RH, Gomery MA, Dorny P, Noh JC, Handali S, Chastain HM, Wilkins PP, Nunn CL, Snyder-Mackler N, Beehner JC, Bergman TJ.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jul 13;11(7):e0005709. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005709. eCollection 2017 Jul.


Revised diagnostic criteria for neurocysticercosis.

Del Brutto OH, Nash TE, White AC Jr, Rajshekhar V, Wilkins PP, Singh G, Vasquez CM, Salgado P, Gilman RH, Garcia HH.

J Neurol Sci. 2017 Jan 15;372:202-210. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2016.11.045. Epub 2016 Nov 21. Review.


Revised set of diagnostic criteria for neurocysticercosis (in reply to Garg and Malhotra).

Del Brutto OH, Nash TE, White AC Jr, Rajshekhar V, Wilkins PP, Singh G, Vasquez CM, Salgado P, Gilman RH, Garcia HH.

J Neurol Sci. 2017 Feb 15;373:350-351. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2016.12.018. Epub 2016 Dec 14. No abstract available.


Association between Taenia solium infection and HIV/AIDS in northern Tanzania: a matched cross sectional-study.

Schmidt V, Kositz C, Herbinger KH, Carabin H, Ngowi B, Naman E, Wilkins PP, Noh J, Matuja W, Winkler AS.

Infect Dis Poverty. 2016 Dec 1;5(1):111.


Baylisascaris procyonis Roundworm Seroprevalence among Wildlife Rehabilitators, United States and Canada, 2012-2015.

Sapp SG, Rascoe LN, Wilkins PP, Handali S, Gray EB, Eberhard M, Woodhall DM, Montgomery SP, Bailey KL, Lankau EW, Yabsley MJ.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Dec;22(12):2128-2131. doi: 10.3201/eid2212.160467.


Cross-reactivity of the 31 kDa antigen of Angiostrongylus cantonensis - Dealing with the immunodiagnosis of meningoencephalitis.

Morassutti AL, Rascoe LN, Handali S, DA Silva AJ, Wilkins PP, Graeff-Teixeira C.

Parasitology. 2017 Apr;144(4):459-463. doi: 10.1017/S0031182016001918. Epub 2016 Nov 21.


Transmission of Babesia microti Parasites by Solid Organ Transplantation.

Brennan MB, Herwaldt BL, Kazmierczak JJ, Weiss JW, Klein CL, Leith CP, He R, Oberley MJ, Tonnetti L, Wilkins PP, Gauthier GM.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Nov;22(11). doi: 10.3201/eid2211.151028.


Experimental transfusion-induced Babesia microti infection: dynamics of parasitemia and immune responses in a rhesus macaque model.

Gumber S, Nascimento FS, Rogers KA, Bishop HS, Rivera HN, Xayavong MV, Devare SG, Schochetman G, Amancha PK, Qvarnstrom Y, Wilkins PP, Villinger F.

Transfusion. 2016 Jun;56(6 Pt 2):1508-19. doi: 10.1111/trf.13521. Epub 2016 Feb 19.


Identification of Antigenic Glycans from Schistosoma mansoni by Using a Shotgun Egg Glycan Microarray.

Mickum ML, Prasanphanich NS, Song X, Dorabawila N, Mandalasi M, Lasanajak Y, Luyai A, Secor WE, Wilkins PP, Van Die I, Smith DF, Nyame AK, Cummings RD, Rivera-Marrero CA.

Infect Immun. 2016 Apr 22;84(5):1371-1386. doi: 10.1128/IAI.01349-15. Print 2016 May.


Development of a Luminex Bead Based Assay for Diagnosis of Toxocariasis Using Recombinant Antigens Tc-CTL-1 and Tc-TES-26.

Anderson JP, Rascoe LN, Levert K, Chastain HM, Reed MS, Rivera HN, McAuliffe I, Zhan B, Wiegand RE, Hotez PJ, Wilkins PP, Pohl J, Handali S.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Oct 20;9(10):e0004168. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004168. eCollection 2015.


Identification of immunodominant antigens for the laboratory diagnosis of toxocariasis.

Zhan B, Ajmera R, Geiger SM, Gonçalves MT, Liu Z, Wei J, Wilkins PP, Fujiwara R, Gazzinelli-Guimaraes PH, Bottazzi ME, Hotez P.

Trop Med Int Health. 2015 Dec;20(12):1787-96. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12607. Epub 2015 Oct 23.


Taeniasis among Refugees Living on Thailand-Myanmar Border, 2012.

McCleery EJ, Patchanee P, Pongsopawijit P, Chailangkarn S, Tiwananthagorn S, Jongchansittoe P, Dantrakool A, Morakote N, Phyu H, Wilkins PP, Noh JC, Phares C, O'Neal S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2015 Oct;21(10):1824-6. doi: 10.3201/eid2110.141657.


Cysticercosis and epilepsy in rural Tanzania: a community-based case-control and imaging study.

Hunter E, Burton K, Iqbal A, Birchall D, Jackson M, Rogathe J, Jusabani A, Gray W, Aris E, Kamuyu G, Wilkins PP, Newton CR, Walker R.

Trop Med Int Health. 2015 Sep;20(9):1171-1179. doi: 10.1111/tmi.12529. Epub 2015 May 26.


Ring-screening to control endemic transmission of Taenia solium.

O'Neal SE, Moyano LM, Ayvar V, Rodriguez S, Gavidia C, Wilkins PP, Gilman RH, Garcia HH, Gonzalez AE; Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Sep 11;8(9):e3125. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003125. eCollection 2014 Sep.


Exposure to multiple parasites is associated with the prevalence of active convulsive epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa.

Kamuyu G, Bottomley C, Mageto J, Lowe B, Wilkins PP, Noh JC, Nutman TB, Ngugi AK, Odhiambo R, Wagner RG, Kakooza-Mwesige A, Owusu-Agyei S, Ae-Ngibise K, Masanja H, Osier FH, Odermatt P, Newton CR; Study of Epidemiology of Epilepsy in Demographic Sites (SEEDS) group.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 May 29;8(5):e2908. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002908. eCollection 2014.


Neglected parasitic infections: what every family physician needs to know.

Woodhall D, Jones JL, Cantey PT, Wilkins PP, Montgomery SP.

Am Fam Physician. 2014 May 15;89(10):803-11. Review.


Neglected parasitic infections in the United States: cysticercosis.

Cantey PT, Coyle CM, Sorvillo FJ, Wilkins PP, Starr MC, Nash TE.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 May;90(5):805-809. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.13-0724.


Comparative evaluation of 11 commercialized rapid diagnostic tests for detecting Trypanosoma cruzi antibodies in serum banks in areas of endemicity and nonendemicity.

Sánchez-Camargo CL, Albajar-Viñas P, Wilkins PP, Nieto J, Leiby DA, Paris L, Scollo K, Flórez C, Guzmán-Bracho C, Luquetti AO, Calvo N, Tadokoro K, Saez-Alquezar A, Palma PP, Martin M, Flevaud L.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Jul;52(7):2506-12. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00144-14. Epub 2014 May 7.


Toxoplasma gondii seroprevalence in the United States 2009-2010 and comparison with the past two decades.

Jones JL, Kruszon-Moran D, Rivera HN, Price C, Wilkins PP.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Jun;90(6):1135-9. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0013. Epub 2014 Apr 7.


Recombinant protein- and synthetic peptide-based immunoblot test for diagnosis of neurocysticercosis.

Noh J, Rodriguez S, Lee YM, Handali S, Gonzalez AE, Gilman RH, Tsang VC, Garcia HH, Wilkins PP.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 May;52(5):1429-34. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03260-13. Epub 2014 Feb 19.


Concurrent parasitic infections in a renal transplant patient.

Visvesvara GS, Arrowood MJ, Qvarnstrom Y, Sriram R, Bandea R, Wilkins PP, Farnon E, Weitzman G.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Dec;19(12):2044-5. doi: 10.3201/eid1912.120926. No abstract available.


Interlaboratory optimization and evaluation of a serological assay for diagnosis of human baylisascariasis.

Rascoe LN, Santamaria C, Handali S, Dangoudoubiyam S, Kazacos KR, Wilkins PP, Ndao M.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2013 Nov;20(11):1758-63. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00387-13. Epub 2013 Sep 18.


Toxoplasma gondii exposure affects neural processing speed as measured by acoustic startle latency in schizophrenia and controls.

Pearce BD, Hubbard S, Rivera HN, Wilkins PP, Fisch MC, Hopkins MH, Hasenkamp W, Gross R, Bliwise N, Jones JL, Duncan E.

Schizophr Res. 2013 Oct;150(1):258-61. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2013.07.028. Epub 2013 Aug 13.


The current status of laboratory diagnosis of Angiostrongylus cantonensis infections in humans using serologic and molecular methods.

Wilkins PP, Qvarnstrom Y, Whelen AC, Saucier C, da Silva AJ, Eamsobhana P.

Hawaii J Med Public Health. 2013 Jun;72(6 Suppl 2):55-7.


Expression of recombinant antigenic proteins from Angiostrongylus cantonensis: a brief report.

Morassutti AL, Perelygin A, Levert K, Lin SC, Lee YM, da Silva AJ, Wilkins PP, Graeff-Teixeira C.

Hawaii J Med Public Health. 2013 Jun;72(6 Suppl 2):58-62.


High throughput sequencing of the Angiostrongylus cantonensis genome: a parasite spreading worldwide.

Morassutti AL, Perelygin A, DE Carvalho MO, Lemos LN, Pinto PM, Frace M, Wilkins PP, Graeff-Teixeira C, DA Silva AJ.

Parasitology. 2013 Sep;140(10):1304-9. doi: 10.1017/S0031182013000656. Epub 2013 Jul 17.


Immunodiagnosis of CNS parasitic infections.

Wilkins PP.

Handb Clin Neurol. 2013;114:23-36. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53490-3.00003-0. Review.


Serological diagnosis of North American Paragonimiasis by Western blot using Paragonimus kellicotti adult worm antigen.

Fischer PU, Curtis KC, Folk SM, Wilkins PP, Marcos LA, Weil GJ.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Jun;88(6):1035-40. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.12-0720. Epub 2013 Apr 15.


Geographic correlation between tapeworm carriers and heavily infected cysticercotic pigs.

O'Neal SE, Moyano LM, Ayvar V, Gonzalvez G, Diaz A, Rodriguez S, Wilkins PP, Tsang VC, Gilman RH, Garcia HH, Gonzalez AE; Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012;6(12):e1953. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001953. Epub 2012 Dec 20.


Workshop on research priorities for management and treatment of angiostrongyliasis(1).

Cowie RH, Hollyer JR, da Silva AJ, Hollingsworth RG, Dixon MC, Eamsobhana P, Fox LM, Gosnell WL, Howe K, Johnson S, Kim JR, Kramer KJ, Lim PE, Lindo JF, Lun ZR, Maldonado A Jr, Morassutti AL, Murphy GS, Park SY, Qvarnstrom Y, Robinson RD, Sawanyawisuth K, Teem J, Thiengo SC, Todd CD, Tsai HC, Wallace GD, Waugh CA, Whelen AC, Wilkins PP, Yang TB, Yong HS.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2012 Dec;18(12):e1. doi: 10.3201/eid1812.120499.


Schistosomiasis serology is valuable and reliable.

Wilkins PP, Keystone JS.

Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jan;56(2):312. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis827. Epub 2012 Sep 20. No abstract available.


Outbreak of human trichinellosis in Northern California caused by Trichinella murrelli.

Hall RL, Lindsay A, Hammond C, Montgomery SP, Wilkins PP, da Silva AJ, McAuliffe I, de Almeida M, Bishop H, Mathison B, Sun B, Largusa R, Jones JL.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Aug;87(2):297-302. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2012.12-0075.


Zoonotic infections among employees from Great Smoky Mountains and Rocky Mountain National Parks, 2008-2009.

Adjemian J, Weber IB, McQuiston J, Griffith KS, Mead PS, Nicholson W, Roche A, Schriefer M, Fischer M, Kosoy O, Laven JJ, Stoddard RA, Hoffmaster AR, Smith T, Bui D, Wilkins PP, Jones JL, Gupton PN, Quinn CP, Messonnier N, Higgins C, Wong D.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2012 Nov;12(11):922-31. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2011.0917. Epub 2012 Jul 26.


Seroprevalence of antibodies against Taenia solium cysticerci among refugees resettled in United States.

O'Neal SE, Townes JM, Wilkins PP, Noh JC, Lee D, Rodriguez S, Garcia HH, Stauffer WM.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2012 Mar;18(3):431-8. doi: 10.3201/eid1803.111367.


Predictability of anthrax infection in the Serengeti, Tanzania.

Hampson K, Lembo T, Bessell P, Auty H, Packer C, Halliday J, Beesley CA, Fyumagwa R, Hoare R, Ernest E, Mentzel C, Metzger KL, Mlengeya T, Stamey K, Roberts K, Wilkins PP, Cleaveland S.

J Appl Ecol. 2011 Jun 10;48(6):1333-1344.


The third described case of transfusion-transmitted Babesia duncani.

Bloch EM, Herwaldt BL, Leiby DA, Shaieb A, Herron RM, Chervenak M, Reed W, Hunter R, Ryals R, Hagar W, Xayavong MV, Slemenda SB, Pieniazek NJ, Wilkins PP, Kjemtrup AM.

Transfusion. 2012 Jul;52(7):1517-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2011.03467.x. Epub 2011 Dec 13.


A cross-sectional study of people with epilepsy and neurocysticercosis in Tanzania: clinical characteristics and diagnostic approaches.

Blocher J, Schmutzhard E, Wilkins PP, Gupton PN, Schaffert M, Auer H, Gotwald T, Matuja W, Winkler AS.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Jun;5(6):e1185. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001185. Epub 2011 Jun 7.


Identification of antigenic targets for immunodetection of Balamuthia mandrillaris infection.

Kucerova Z, Sriram R, Wilkins PP, Visvesvara GS.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2011 Aug;18(8):1297-301. doi: 10.1128/CVI.05082-11. Epub 2011 Jun 8.


Serologic surveillance of anthrax in the Serengeti ecosystem, Tanzania, 1996-2009.

Lembo T, Hampson K, Auty H, Beesley CA, Bessell P, Packer C, Halliday J, Fyumagwa R, Hoare R, Ernest E, Mentzel C, Mlengeya T, Stamey K, Wilkins PP, Cleaveland S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Mar;17(3):387-94. doi: 10.3201/eid1703.101290.


Schistosomiasis among recreational users of Upper Nile River, Uganda, 2007.

Morgan OW, Brunette G, Kapella BK, McAuliffe I, Katongole-Mbidde E, Li W, Marano N, Okware S, Olsen SJ, Secor WE, Tappero JW, Wilkins PP, Montgomery SP.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 May;16(5):866-8. doi: 10.3201/eid1605.091740.


Development and evaluation of a magnetic immunochromatographic test to detect Taenia solium, which causes taeniasis and neurocysticercosis in humans.

Handali S, Klarman M, Gaspard AN, Dong XF, Laborde R, Noh J, Lee YM, Rodriguez S, Gonzalez AE, Garcia HH, Gilman RH, Tsang VC, Wilkins PP.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2010 Apr;17(4):631-7. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00511-09. Epub 2010 Feb 24.


Outbreak of leptospirosis among Adventure Race participants in Florida, 2005.

Stern EJ, Galloway R, Shadomy SV, Wannemuehler K, Atrubin D, Blackmore C, Wofford T, Wilkins PP, Ari MD, Harris L, Clark TA.

Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Mar 15;50(6):843-9. doi: 10.1086/650578.


Multiantigen print immunoassay for comparison of diagnostic antigens for Taenia solium cysticercosis and taeniasis.

Handali S, Klarman M, Gaspard AN, Noh J, Lee YM, Rodriguez S, Gonzalez AE, Garcia HH, Gilman RH, Tsang VC, Wilkins PP.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2010 Jan;17(1):68-72. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00339-09. Epub 2009 Nov 11.


Comparison of four selective media for the isolation of Burkholderia mallei and Burkholderia pseudomallei.

Glass MB, Beesley CA, Wilkins PP, Hoffmaster AR.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2009 Jun;80(6):1023-8.


Comparison of two multiple-locus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis methods for molecular strain typing of human Brucella melitensis isolates from the Middle East.

Tiller RV, De BK, Boshra M, Huynh LY, Van Ert MN, Wagner DM, Klena J, Mohsen TS, El-Shafie SS, Keim P, Hoffmaster AR, Wilkins PP, Pimentel G.

J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Jul;47(7):2226-31. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02362-08. Epub 2009 May 13.

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