MiP Consortium Publications

A member of a Health Education and Adult Literacy (HEAL) group in Nepal pretests a reproductive and family health workbook designed to supplement the drama serial radio program Cut Your Coat According to Your Cloth. The distance education program is part of the Radio Communication Project (RCP).



Deborah Almond, Mwayi Madanitsa, Victor Mwapasa, Linda Kalilani‑Phiri, Jayne Webster, Feiko ter Kuile
and Lucy Paintain.  Provider and user acceptability of intermittent screening and treatment for the control of malaria in pregnancy in Malawi.  Malar J (2016), DOI 10.1186/s12936-016-1627-5


Silke Fernandes, Elisa Sicuri, Diawara Halimatou, James Akazili, Kalifa Boiang, Daniel Chandramohan,
Sheikh Coulibaly, Sory Ibrahim Diawara, Kassoum Kayentao, Feiko ter Kuile, Pascal Magnussen, Harry Tagbor, John Williams, Arouna Woukeu, Matthew Cairns, Brian Greenwood and Kara Hanson. Cost effectiveness of intermittent screening followed by treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment during pregnancy in West Africa: analysis and modelling of results from a non‑inferiority trial. Malar J, 2016 Sep 23;15(1):493 DOI 10.1186/s12936-016-1539-4 http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-016-1539-4

Mwayiwawo Madanitsa, Linda Kalilani, Victor Mwapasa, Anna M. van Eijk,Carole Khairallah,Doreen Ali,Cheryl Pace, James Smedley, Kyaw-Lay Thwai, Brandt Levitt, DuolaoWang,Arthur Kang’ombe,Brian Faragher,Steve M. Taylor,Steve Meshnick,Feiko O. ter Kuile.  Scheduled Intermittent Screening with Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Treatment with Dihydroartemisinin-Piperaquine versus Intermittent Preventive Therapy with Sulfadoxine Pyrimethaminefor Malaria in Pregnancy in Malawi: An Open-Label Randomized Controlled Trial. PLoS Med 13(9): e1002124. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002124.  http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1002124

Verena I. Carrara1, Mue Chae Darakomon, Nant War War Thin, Naw Ta Kaw Paw, Naw Wah, Hser Gay Wah,Naw Helen, Suporn Keereecharoen, Naw Ta Mlar Paw, Podjanee Jittamala, François H. Nosten, Daniela Ricci, Rose McGready.  Evaluation and Acceptability of a Simplified Test of Visual Function at Birth in a Limited-Resource Setting. PLoS ONE 11(6): e0157087. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0157087


Jenny Hill, Feiko O ter Kuile. Dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine holds promise as an option for malaria prevention in pregnancy.Evidence-Based Medicine Online First, published on May 20, 2016 DOI: 10.1136/ebmed-2016-110438.  http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1136/ebmed-2016-110438

Stephanie Dellicour, Jenny Hill, Jane Bruce, Peter Ouma, Doris Marwanga, Peter Otieno, Meghna Desai,
Mary J. Hamel, Simon Kariuki and Jayne Webster.  Effectiveness of the delivery of interventions to prevent malaria in pregnancy in Kenya. Malar J (2016) 15:221 DOI 10.1186/s12936-016-1261-2 http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-016-1261-2

PREGACT Study Group, D.Pekyi, A.A. Ampromfi, H. Tinto, M.Traoré-Coulibaly, M.C. Tahita, I. Valéa, V.Mwapasa, L. Kalilani-Phiri, G. Kalanda, M. Madanitsa, R. Ravinetto, T. Mutabingwa, P. Gbekor, H. Tagbor, G. Antwi, J. Menten, M. De Crop, Y. Claeys, C. Schurmans, C. Van Overmeir, K. Thriemer, J.-P. Van Geertruyden, U. D’Alessandro, M. Nambozi, M. Mulenga, S. Hachizovu, J.-B.B. Kabuya, and J. Mulenga. Four Artemisinin-Based Treatments in African Pregnant Women with Malaria. N Engl J Med 2016;374:913-27. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1508606 http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1508606

Green M, Otieno K, Katana A, Slutsker L, Kariuki S, Ouma P, González R, Menendez C, ter Kuile FO, Desai M. Pharmacokinetics of Mefloquine and Its Effect on Sulfamethoxazole and Trimethoprim Steady-state Blood Levels in Intermittent Preventive Treatment (IPTp) of Pregnant HIV-infected Women in Kenya. Malar J. 2016 Jan 5;15(1):7. doi: 10.1186/s12936. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4700759/

Desai M, Gutman J, Taylor SM, Wiegand RE, Khairallah C, Kayentao K, Ouma P, Coulibaly SO, Kalilani L, Mace KE, Arinaitwe E, Mathanga DP, Doumbo O, Otieno K, Edgar D, Chaluluka E, Kamuliwo M, Ades V, Skarbinski J, Shi YP, Magnussen P, Meshnick S, Ter Kuile FO. Impact of Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine Resistance on Effectiveness of Intermittent Preventive Therapy for Malaria in Pregnancy at Clearing Infections and Preventing Low Birth Weight. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 1;62(3):323-33. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ881. Epub 2015 Oct 20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ881

Hill J, Hoyt J, Achieng F, Ouma P, L’lanziva A, Kariuki S, Desai M, Webster J. User and provider acceptability of intermittent screening and treatment and intermittent preventive treatment with dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine to prevent malaria in pregnancy in western Kenya. PLoS One. 2016 Mar 17;11(3):e0150259. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150259. eCollection 2016. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0150259

Awine, T., Williams, J. E., Belko, M. M., Oduro, A. R., Oyakhirome, S., Tagbor, H., Chandramohan, D., Milligan, P., Cairns, M. and Greenwood, B. The risk of malaria in Ghanaian infants born to women managed in pregnancy with intermittent screening and treatment for malaria or intermittent preventive treatment with sulphadoxine/pyrimethamine. Malar J. 2016 Jan 28;15(1):46. doi: 10.1186/s12936-016-1094-z. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-016-1094-z

Botto-Menezes et al. Costs associated with malaria in pregnancy in the Brazilian Amazon. Submitted to Plos NTD. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Mar 31;10(3):e0004494. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004494. eCollection 2016.


Menegon et al. Microsatellite Genotyping of Plasmodium vivax Isolates from Pregnant Women in Four Malaria Endemic Countries. PLoS One. 2016 Mar 24;11(3):e0152447. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152447. eCollection 2016. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0152447

Rupérez, M, González, R, Mombo-Ngoma, G, Kabanywanyi, A.M, Sevene, E, Ouédraogo, S, Kakolwa, M. A, Vala, A, Accrombessi, M, Briand, V, Aponte, J. J, Zoleko, R. M, Adegnika, A. A, Cot, M, Kremsner, P.G, Massougbodji, A, Abdulla, S, Ramharter, M, Macete, E, Menéndez, C. Mortality, Morbidity, and Developmental Outcomes in Infants Born to Women Who Received Either Mefloquine or Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine as Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy: A Cohort Study. PLoS Med 13(2): 1001964:February 23, 2016 http:/dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1001964

Moore BR, Benjamin JM, Auyeung SO, Salman S, Yadi G, Griffin S, Page-Sharp M, Batty KT, Siba PM, Mueller I, Rogerson SJ, Davis TM. Safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetic properties of co-administered azithromycin and piperaquine in pregnant Papua New Guinean women.. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Feb 17. doi: 10.1111/bcp.12910


Williams, J, Njie, F, Cairns, M, Bojang, K, Coulibaly, S.O, Kayentao, K, Abubakar, I, Akor, F, Mohammed, K, Bationo, R, Dabira, E, Soulama, A, Djimdé, M, Guirou, E, Awine, T, Quaye, S. L, Ordi, J, Doumbo, O, Hodgson, A, Oduro, A, Magnussen, P, ter Kuile, F. O, Woukeu, A, Milligan, P, Tagbor, H, Greenwood, B and Chandramohan, D. Non-falciparum malaria infections in pregnant women in West Africa. Malaria Journal 2016 15:53 http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-016-1092-1

Riley, C, Dellicour, S,  Ouma, P, Kioko, U,  ter Kuile, F. O, Omar, A, Kariuki, S, Buff, A. M, Desai, M, and Gutman, J. Knowledge and Adherence to the National Guidelines for Malaria Case Management in Pregnancy among Healthcare Providers and Drug Outlet Dispensers in Rural, Western Kenya. PLoS ONE 11(1): e0145616.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0145616

Requena P, Rui E, Padilla N, Martínez-Espinosa FE, Castellanos ME, Bôtto-Menezes C, Malheiro A, Arévalo-Herrera M, Kochar S, Kochar SK, Kochar DK, Umbers AJ, Ome-Kaius M, Wangnapi R, Hans D, Menegon M, Mateo F, Sanz S, Desai M, Mayor A, Chitnis CC, Bardají A, Mueller I, Rogerson S, Severini C, Fernández-Becerra C, Menéndez C, Del Portillo H, Dobaño C. Plasmodium vivax VIR Proteins Are Targets of Naturally-Acquired Antibody and T Cell Immune Responses to Malaria in Pregnant Women. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Oct 6;10(10):e0005009. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005009. eCollection 2016.




Gutman J, Kalilani L, Taylor SM, Zhou Z, Wiegand RE, Thwai KL, Mwandama D, Khairallah C, Madanitsa M, Chaluluka E, Dzinjalamala F, Ali D, Mathanga D, Skarbinski J, Shi YP, Meshnick SR, ter Kuile FO. Plasmodium falciparum dihydropteroate synthase-A581G mutation reduces effectiveness of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine preventive therapy in Malawian pregnant women. J Infect Dis 2015; 211: 1997. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/ji836

Desai M, Gutman J, Taylor S, Wiegand R, Khairallah C, Kayentao K, Ouma P, Coulibaly S, Kalilani L, Mace K, Arinaitwe E, Mathanga D, Doumbo O, Otieno K, Edgar D, Chaluluka E, Kamuliwo M, Ades V, Skarbinski J, Shi YP, Magnussen P, Meshnick S, ter Kuile FO. Impact of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistance on effectiveness of intermittent preventive therapy in pregnancy at clearing peripheral blood Plasmodium falciparum parasites and preventing low birth weight: A prospective, multi-country observational study across Africa.  Clin Infecr Dis J 2016 Feb 1; 62 (3):323-33. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ881. EPub 2015 Oct 20 http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ881

Capan-Melser M, Mombo Ngoma G, Akerey-Diop D, Basra A, et al. (2015) Evaluation of intermittent preventive treatment of malaria against group B Streptococcus colonization in pregnant women: a nested analysis of a randomized controlled clinical trial of sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine versus mefloquine. J Antimicrob Chemother. 70: 1898-1902. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1093/jac/dkv041

Sicuri E, Fernandes S, Macete E, Gonzalez R, Mombo-Ngoma G, et al. (2015) Economic evaluation of an alternative drug to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine as intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy. PLoS One 10: e0125072. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0125072

Tahita MC, Tinto H, Yarga S, Kazienga A, Traore Coulibaly M, Valea I, Van Overmeir C, Rosanas-Urgell A, Ouedraogo JB, Guiguemde RT, van Geertruyden JP, Erhart A, D'Alessandro U. Ex vivo anti-malarial drug susceptibility of Plasmodium falciparum isolates from pregnant women in an area of highly seasonal transmission in Burkina Faso. Malar J. 2015 Jun 20;14:251. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0769-1. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-0769-1

Kloprogge F, McGready R, Phyo AP, Rijken MJ, Hanpithakpon W, Than HH, Hlaing N, Zin NT, Day NP, White NJ, Nosten F, Tarning J, 2015. Opposite malaria and pregnancy effect on oral bioavailability of artesunate - a population pharmacokinetic evaluation. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 80: 642-53 PMID PM:25877779.


Gutman J, Taylor S, Meshnick SR, Ter Kuile FO. Reply to Harrington et al. J Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 19. pii: jiv421. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26290609 http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiv421

Umbers AJ, Unger HW, Rosanas-Urgell A, Wangnapi RA, Kattenberg JH, Jally S, Silim S, Lufele E, Karl S, Ome-Kaius M, Robinson LJ, Rogerson SJ, Mueller I, 2015. Accuracy of an HRP-2/panLDH rapid diagnostic test to detect peripheral and placental Plasmodium falciparum infection in Papua New Guinean women with anaemia or suspected malaria. Malar J. 2015 Oct 19;14(1):412. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0927-5. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-0927-5

Teo A, Hasang W, Randall LM, Unger HW, Siba PM, Mueller I, Brown GV, Rogerson SJ, 2015. Malaria preventive therapy in pregnancy and its potential impact on immunity to malaria in an area of declining transmission. Malar J. 2015 May 26;14:215. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0736-x. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-0736-x

Ome-Kaius M, Unger HW, Singirok D, Wangnapi RA, Hanieh S, Umbers AJ, Elizah J, Siba P, Mueller I, Rogerson SJ, 2015. Determining effects of areca (betel) nut chewing in a prospective cohort of pregnant women in Madang Province, Papua New Guinea. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2015 Aug 19;15:177. doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0615-z


Agarwal K, Alonso P, Chico RM, Coleman J, Dellicour S, Hill J, Majeres-Lugand M, Mangiaterra V, Menendez C, Mitchell K, Roman E, Sicuri E, Tagbor H, van Eijk AM, Webster J, 2015. Global Call to Action to scale-up coverage of intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: seminar report. Malar J 14: 206. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-0730-3

Chico RM, Dellicour S, Roman E, Mangiaterra V, Coleman J, Menendez C, Majeres-Lugand M, Webster J, Hill J, 2015. Global Call to Action: maximize the public health impact of intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy in sub-Saharan Africa. Malar J 14: 207. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-0728-x

Dellicour D, Aol G, Ouma P, Yan N, Hamel MJ, Burton DC, Oneko M, Breiman RF, Slutsker L, Feikin D, Kariuki S,  Odhiambo F, Calip G, Stergachis A, Laserson KF, ter  Kuile FO, Desai M.  Risks of miscarriage and inadvertent exposure to artemisinin derivatives in the first trimester of pregnancy: a prospective cohort study in western Kenya. Malar J. 2015; 14: 461. doi: 10.1186/s12936-015-0950-6 


Williams, J. E, Cairns, M, Njie, F, Quaye, S. L, Awine, T, Oduro, A, Tagbor, H, Bojang, K, Magnussen, P, ter Kuile, F. O, Woukeu, A, Milligan, P, Chandramohan, D and Greenwood, B. The performance of a rapid diagnostic test in detecting malaria infection in pregnant women and the impact of missed infections

Clin Infect Dis. (2015) First published online: December 31, 2015 http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ1198

Moya-Alvarez V, et al. Does iron increase the risk of malaria in pregnancy? (2015). Open Forum Infectious Diseases. Mar 20;2(2):ofv038. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofv038. eCollection 2015. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofv038

Tinto, H, Sevene, E, Dellicour, S, Calip, G.S, D’Alessandro, U, Macete, E, Nakanabo-Diallo, S, Kazienga, A, Valea, I, Sorgho, H, Valá, A, Augusto, O, Ruperez, M, Menendez, C, Ouma, P, Desai, M, Ter Kuile, F. O, and Stergachis, A. Assessment of the safety of antimalarial drug use during early pregnancy (ASAP): protocol for a multicenter prospective cohort study in Burkina Faso, Kenya and Mozambique. Reproductive Health (2015) 12:112 http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12978-015-0101-0

Dellicour, S, Desai, M, Aol, G, Oneko, M, Ouma, P,  Bigogo, G, Burton, D. C, Breiman, R. F, Hamel, M. J,  Slutsker, L, Feikin, D, Kariuki, S, Odhiambo, F, Pandit, J, Laserson, K. F, Calip, G, Stergachis, A, ter Kuile, F. O. Risks of miscarriage and inadvertent exposure to artemisinin derivatives in the first trimester of pregnancy: a prospective cohort study in western Kenya. Malaria Journal 2015, 14:461.


Mayor, A, Bardají, A, Macete, E, Nhampossa, T, Fonseca, A, M, González, R, Maculuve, S, Cisteró, P, Rupérez, M, Campo, J, Vala, A, Sigaúque, B, Jiménez, A,  Machevo, S, de la Fuente, L, Nhama, A, Luis, L, Aponte, J.J, Acácio, S, Nhacolo, A,  Chitnis, C, Doba.o, C, Sevene, E, Alonso ,P. L, and Menéndez, C. Changing Trends in P. falciparum Burden, Immunity, and Disease in Pregnancy. N Engl J Med 2015;373:1607-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1406459

Desai, M, Gutman J, L’lanziva, A, Otieno, K, Juma, E, Kariuki, S, Ouma, P, Were, V, Laserson, K, Katana, A, Williamson, J, ter Kuile, F, O. Intermittent screening and treatment or intermittent preventive treatment with dihydroartemisinin – piperaquine versus intermittent preventive treatment with sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine for the control of malaria during pregnancy in western Kenya: an open-label, three-group, randomised controlled superiority trial. The Lancet. Published Online 28 September 2015.


van Eijk, A. M, Hill, J, Noor, A. M, Snow, R. W, ter Kuile, F. O. Prevalence of malaria infection in pregnant women compared with children for tracking malaria transmission in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet Global health. Published Online 18 August 2015


Tagbor, H, Cairns, M, Bojang, K, Coulibaly, S. O, Kayentao, K, Williams, J, Abubakar, I, Akor, F, Mohammed, K, Bationo, K, Dabira, K, Soulama, A,  Djimdé, M, Guirou, E, Awine, T, Quaye, S, Njie, F, Ordi, J, Doumbo, O, Hodgson, A, Oduro, A, Meshnick, S, Taylor, S, Magnussen, P, ter Kuile, F, Woukeu, A, Milligan, P, Chandramohan, D, Greenwood, B A Non-Inferiority, Individually Randomized Trial of Intermittent Screening and Treatment versus Intermittent Preventive Treatment in the Control of Malaria in Pregnancy PLoS ONE 10(8): e0132247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0132247

Sicuri, E, Fernandes, S, Macete, E, Gonzalez, R, Mombo-Ngoma, G, Massougbodgi, A, Abdulla, S, Kuwawenaruwa, A, Katana, A, Desai, M, Cot, M, Ramharter, M, Kremsner, P, Menendez, C. Economic evaluation of an alternative drug to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine as intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0125072 http://dx.doi.org/ 10.1371/journal.pone.0125072

Capan-Melser et al. Epidemiology of Human Herpes Virus 8 in Pregnant Women and their Newborns--A cross-sectional delivery survey in Central Gabon. (2015). Int J Infect Dis. 39:16-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2015.08.004. Epub 2015 Aug 10. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2015.08.004

Karl, S, Li Wai Suen C. S. N, Unger H. W, Ome-Kaius, M, Mola, G, White, L, Wangnapi, R. A, Rogerson, S. J. Preterm or Not – An evaluation of estimates of gestational age in a cohort of women from rural papua new Guinea. PLoS ONE 10(5): e0124286. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0124286

Unger H. W, Ome-Kaius, M, Karl, S, Singirok, D, Siba, P, Walker, J, Wangnapi, R. A, Mueller, I, Rogerson, S.J. Factors associated with ultrasound-aided detection of suboptimal fetal growth in a malaria-endemic area in Papua New Guinea. BMC pregnancy and childbirth. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2015, 15:83 http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-015-0511-6

Unger H.W, Aho, C, Ome-Kaius, M, Wangnapi, R.A, Umbers, A. J, Jack, W, Lafana, A, Michael, A, Hanieh, S, Siba, P, Mueller, I, Greenhill, A, R, Rogerson, S. J. Impact of intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy with azithromycin-containing regimens on maternal nasopharyngeal carriage and antibiotic sensitivity of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Staphylococcus aureus: a cross-sectional survey at delivery. Journal of clinical microbiology. J. Clin. Microbiol. April 2015   vol. 53  no. 4  1317-1323 http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.03570-14

Unger HW, Wangnapi RA, Ome-Kaius M, Boeuf P, Karl S, Mueller I, Rogerson SJ, 2015. Azithromycin-containing intermittent preventive treatment in pregnancy affects gestational weight gain, an important predictor of birthweight in Papua New Guinea - an exploratory analysis. Matern Child Nutr. 2015 Sep 15. doi: 10.1111/mcn.12215. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/mcn.12215

Unger H. W, Ome-Kaius M, Wangnapi R. A, Umbers A. J, Hanieh S, Li Wai Suen C.S.N, Robinson, L. J, Rosanas-Urgell, A, Wapling, J, Lufele, E, Kongs, C, Samol, P, Sui, D, Singirok, D, Bardaji, A, Schofield, L, Menendez, C, Betuela, I, Siba, P, Mueller, I and Rogerson, S. J. Sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine plus azithromycin for the prevention of low birthweight in Papua New Guinea: a randomised controlled trial. BMC medicine. 2015;13:9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-014-0258-3

Mombo-Ngoma G, Mackanga JR, Basra A, Capan M, Manego RZ, et al. (2015) Loa loa Infection in Pregnant Women, Gabon. Emerg Infect Dis 21: 899a-901. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2105.141471

Andrew E.V.W, Pell C, Angwin A, Auwun A, Daniels J, Mueller I, Phuanukoonnon, S, Pool, R. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices concerning malaria in pregnancy: results from a qualitative study in Madang, Papua New Guinea. PloS one. 2015;10(4):e0119077. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0119077

Mason,L, Dellicour, S, ter Kuile,F, Ouma, P, Phillips-Howard,P, Were, F, Laserson, K, Desai, M.  Barriers and facilitators to antenatal and delivery care in western Kenya: a qualitative study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2015, 15:26  http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-015-0453-z

Hill, J, Kayentao, K, Achieng, F, Diarra, S, Dellicour, S, Diawara, S,I, Hamel, M, J, Ouma, P, Desai, M, Doumbo, O, K, ter Kuile, F, O, Webster, J, Access and Use of Interventions to Prevent and Treat Malaria among Pregnant Women in Kenya and Mali: A Qualitative Study. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0119848. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0119848

Fernandes S, Sicuri E, Kayentao K, van Eijk AM, Hill J, Webster J, Were V, Akazili J, Madanitsa M, Ter Kuile FO, Hanson K. Cost-effectiveness of two versus three or more doses of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria during pregnancy in sub-Saharan Africa: a modelling study of meta-analysis and cost data. The Lancet Global health. 2015;3(3):e143-53 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70385-7

Taylor SM, Parobek CM, DeConti DK, Kayentao K, Coulibaly SO, Greenwood BM, Tagbor H, Williams J, Bojang K, Njie F, Desai M, Kariuki S, Gutman J, Mathanga DP, Mårtensson A, Ngasala B, Conrad MD, Rosenthal PJ, Tshefu AK, Moormann AM, Vulule JM, Doumbo OK, Ter Kuile FO, Meshnick SR, Bailey JA, Juliano JJ. Absence of putative Plasmodium falciparum artemisinin resistance mutations in sub-Saharan Africa: A molecular epidemiologic study. J Infect Dis. 2014 Sep 1. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiu467

Nambozi M, Mulenga M, Halidou T, Tagbor H, Mwapasa V, Phiri LK, Kalanda G, Valea I, Traore M, Mwakazanga D, Claeys Y, Schurmans C, De Crop M, Menten J, Ravinetto R, Thriemer K, Van Geertruyden JP, Mutabingwa T, D'Alessandro U; Pregact Group. Safe and efficacious artemisinin-based combination treatments for African pregnant women with malaria: a multicentre randomized control trial. Reprod Health. 2015 Jan 15;12:5. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1742-4755-12-5

Gutman, J., Kalilani, L., Taylor, S., Zhou, Z., Wiegand, R. E., Thwai, K. L., Mwandama, D.,  Khairallah, C., Madanitsa, M.,  Chaluluka, E.,  Dzinjalamala, F., Ali, D., Mathanga, D. P., Skarbinski, J.,  Shi, Y. P.,  Meshnick, S., ter Kuile, F. O., The A581G Mutation in the Gene Encoding Plasmodium falciparum Dihydropteroate Synthetase Reduces the Effectiveness of Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine Preventive Therapy in Malawian Pregnant Women J Infect Dis. (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiu836


Bolnga JW, Hamura NN, Umbers AJ, Rogerson SJ, Unger HW, 2014. Insights into maternal mortality in Madang Province, Papua New Guinea. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2014 Feb;124(2):123-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.08.012. Epub 2013 Nov 6.  http://www.dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.08.012

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Taylor SM, Antonia AL, Harrington WE, Goheen MM, Mwapasa V, Chaluluka E, Fried M, Kabyemela E, Madanitsa M, Khairallah C, Kalilani-Phiri L, Tshefu AK, Rogerson SJ, ter Kuile FO, Duffy PE, Meshnick SR. Emergence of independent lineages of highly sulfadoxine-resistant Plasmodium falciparum haplotypes in east Africa. Emerg Infect Dis 2014; 20: 1140. http://www.dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2007.131720

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