Journal Articles

Antimicrobial drugs for treating cholera
Ya'ara Leibovici-Weissman, Ami Neuberger, Roni Bitterman, David Sinclair, Mohammed Abdus Salam, Mical Paul
Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group
Cochrane Library, 19 June 2014

Embracing Oral Cholera Vaccine — The Shifting Response to Cholera
Jean William Pape, Vanessa Rouzier
New England Journal of Medicine 2014; 370:2067-2069 May 29, 2014 | doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1402837

Use of Vibrio cholerae Vaccine in an Outbreak in Guinea
Francisco J. Luquero, Lise Grout, Iza Ciglenecki, Keita Sakoba, Bala Traore, Melat Heile, Alpha Amadou Diallo, Christian Itama, Anne-Laure Page, Marie-Laure Quilici, Martin A. Mengel, Jose Maria Eiros, Micaela Serafini, Dominique Legros, Rebecca F. Grais
New England Journal of Medicine 2014; 370:2111-2120 May 29, 2014 | doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1312680

Prevalence of Vibrio cholerae O1 El Tor variant in a cholera-endemic zone of Kenya (paid-access article)
Saidi SM, Chowdhury N, Awasthi SP, Asakura M, Hinenoya A, Iijima Y, Yamasaki S.
Journal of Medical Microbiology, March 2014 63:415-420

Methods to Assess the Impact of Mass Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaigns under Real Field Conditions
Jacqueline Deen, Mohammad Ali, David Sack
PLoS ONE, Volume 9, Issue 2, e881397, February 2014, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0088139 

A new era in the history of cholera: the road to elimination
David A Sack
International Journal of Epidemiology, Volume 42, Issue 6, December 2013

Geographically selective assortment of cycles in pandemics: meta-analysis of data collected by Chizhevsky
L. Gumarova, G. Cornélissen, D. Hillman, and F. Halberg
Epidemiology and Infection / Volume 141 / Issue 10 / October 2013, pp 2173-2184

Recurrent epidemic cholera with high mortality in Cameroon: persistent challenges 40 years into the seventh pandemic (paid-access article)
Cartwright EJ, Patel MK, Mbopi-Keou FX, Ayers T, Haenke B, Wagenaar BH, Mintz E, Quick R
Epidemiology and Infection / Volume 141 / Issue 10 / October 2013, pp 2083-2093

5 year efficacy of a bivalent killed whole-cell oral cholera vaccine in Kolkata, India: a cluster-randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Sujit K Bhattacharya, Dipika Sur, Dr Mohammad Ali, Suman Kanungo, Young Ae You, Byomkesh Manna, Binod Sah, Swapan K Niyogi, Jin Kyung Park, Banwarilal Sarkar, Mahesh K Puri, Deok Ryun Kim, Jacqueline L Deen, Jan Holmgren, Rodney Carbis, Mandeep Singh Dhingra, Allan Donner, G Balakrish Nair, Anna Lena Lopez, Thomas F Wierzba, John D Clemens
The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 18 October 2013

A rare success for cholera vaccines
Saranya Sridhar, Narendra Kumar Arora
The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 18 October 2013

First Outbreak Response Using an Oral Cholera Vaccine in Africa: Vaccine Coverage, Acceptability and Surveillance of Adverse Events, Guinea, 2012
Francisco J. Luquero, Lise Grout, Iza Ciglenecki, Keita Sakoba, Bala Traore, Melat Heile, Alpha Amadou Dialo, Christian Itama, Micaela Serafini, Dominique Legros, Rebecca F. Grais
PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(10): e2465, 17 October 2013

Eyes on the Prize: Lessons from the Cholera Wars for Modern Scientists, Physicians, and Public Health Officials
Edward T. Ryan
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 89(4), 2013, pp. 610–614, October 2013

Comparing sociocultural features of cholera in three endemic African settings
Christian Schaetti, Neisha Sundaram, Sonja Merten, Said M Ali, Erick O Nyambedha, Bruno Lapika, Claire-Lise Chaignat, Raymond Hutubessy and Mitchell G Weiss
BMC Medicine 2013, 11:206, Volume 11, 18 September 2013

Feasibility of Mass Vaccination Campaign with Oral Cholera Vaccines in Response to an Outbreak in Guinea
Iza Ciglenecki, Keita Sakoba, Francisco J. Luquero, Melat Heile, Christian Itama, Martin Mengel, Rebecca F. Grais, Francois Verhoustraeten, Dominique Legros
PLOS Medicine, 10(9): e1001512, 10 September 2013

Antibody-Conjugated Rubpy Dye-Doped Silica Nanoparticles as Signal Amplification for Microscopic Detection of Vibrio cholerae O1
Nualrahong Thepwiwatjit, Aree Thattiyaphong, Pichet Limsuwan, Kooranee Tuitemwong, and Pravate Tuitemwong
Journal of Nanomaterials, Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 274805, 7 pages, August 2013

Delivery of immunogens to mucosal immune system using an oral inactivated cholera vaccine: A new approach for development of oral vaccines
Ali Azizi, Haitham Ghunaim, Danylo Sirskyj, Firouzeh Fallahi, Hoang Thanh Le and Ashok Kumar
Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, Volume 9, Issue 7, July 2013

Pandemic Serotypes of Vibrio cholerae Isolated from Ships’ Ballast Tanks and Coastal Waters: Assessment of Antibiotic Resistance and Virulence Genes (tcpA and ctxA) (paid-access article)
Fred C. Dobbs, Amanda L. Goodrich, Frank K. Thomson III, Wayne Hynes
Microbial Ecology, May 2013, Volume 65, Issue 4, pp 969-974

The incubation period of cholera: A systematic review (paid-access article)
Andrew S. Azman, Kara E. Rudolph, Derek A.T. Cummings, Justin Lessler
Journal of Infection, Volume 66, Issue 5 , Pages 432-438, May 2013

Local perceptions of cholera and anticipated vaccine acceptance in Katanga province, democratic republic of Congo
Sonja Merten, Christian Schaetti, Cele Manianga, Bruno Lapika, Claire-Lise Chaignat, Raymond Hutubessy and Mitchell G Weiss
BMC Public Health 2013, 13:60, Volume 13, 22 January 2013

The Cure for Cholera — Improving Access to Safe Water and Sanitation
Ronald J. Waldman, Eric D. Mintz, Heather E. Papowitz, M.D., M.P.H.
New England Journal of Medicine, January 9, 2013 | doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1214179

Effectiveness of an oral cholera vaccine in Zanzibar: findings from a mass vaccination campaign and observational cohort study (paid-access article)
Ahmed M Khatib, Dr Mohammad Ali, Lorenz von Seidlein, Deok Ryun Kim, Ramadhan Hashim, Rita Reyburn, Benedikt Ley, Kamala Thriemer, Godwin Enwere, Raymond Hutubessy, Maria Teresa Aguado, Marie-Paule Kieny, Anna Lena Lopez, Thomas F Wierzba, Said Mohammed Ali, Abdul A Saleh, Asish K Mukhopadhyay, Prof John Clemens, Mohamed Saleh Jiddawi, Jacqueline Deen.
The Lancet Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 11, November 2012, Pages 837-844

A case for control of cholera in Africa by vaccination (paid-access article)
Jan Holmgren
The Lancet Infectious Diseases, Volume 12, Issue 11, November 2012, Pages 818-819

Review of Two Decades of Cholera Diagnostics – How Far Have We Really Come?
Michal H. Dick, Martine Guillerm, Francis Moussy, Claire-Lise Chaignat
PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 6(10): e1845, 11 October 2012

Stockpiling oral cholera vaccine
Stephen Martin, Alejandro Costa, William Perea
Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Volume 90, Number 10, October 2012:714-714. doi: 10.2471/BLT.12.112433 

Costs of Illness Due to Cholera, Costs of Immunization and Cost-Effectiveness of an Oral Cholera Mass Vaccination Campaign in Zanzibar
Christian Schaetti, Mitchell G. Weiss, Said M. Ali, Claire-Lise Chaignat, Ahmed M. Khatib, Rita Reyburn, Radboud J. Duintjer Tebbens, Raymond Hutubessy
PLoS Negl Trop Dis., 04 October 2012; 6(10): e1844.

Improving community coverage of oral cholera mass vaccination campaigns: lessons learned in Zanzibar
Schaetti C, Ali SM, Chaignat CL, Khatib AM, Hutubessy R, Weiss MG.
PLoS ONE 7(7): e41527. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0041527, 23 July 2012

Antimicrobial resistance of Vibrio cholerae O1 isolated during a cholera epidemic in 2011 in dry season in Cote d'Ivoire
Kacou-N'douba A, Anné JC, Okpo LS, Elogne-Kouamé C, Koffi S, Koffi V, N'guessan K, Coulibaly D, Dagnan SN, Eholié SP, Dosso M.
The Journal of Infection in Developing Countries, 2012 Jul 23;6(7):595-7.

Cholera epidemiology in Nigeria: an overview
Adagbada AO, Adesida SA, Nwaokorie FO, Niemogha MT, Coker AO.
Pan African Medical Journal, 2012;12:59. Epub 2012 Jul 2.

Amino acid addition to Vibrio cholerae LPS establishes a link between surface remodeling in Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria (paid-access article)
Jessica V. Hankins, James A. Madsen, David K. Giles, Jennifer S. Brodbelt, M. Stephen Trent
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) May 15, 2012

Elimination of cholera transmission
Didier Bompangue, Guillaume Le Duc, Silvan Vesenbeckh, Nikki Blackwell
The Lancet, Volume 379, Issue 9822, Pages e46 - e47, 31 March 2012

The global burden of cholera
Mohammad Ali, Anna Lena Lopez, Young Ae You, Young Eun Kim, Binod Sah, Brian Maskery, John Clemens
Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Volume 90, Number 3, March 2012, 209-218A

Costs of illness due to endemic cholera
Poulos C, Riewpaiboon A, Stewart JF, Clemens J, Guh S, Agtini M, Sur D, Islam Z, Lucas M, Whittington D; DOMI Cholera COI Study Group
Epidemiology and Infection / Volume 140 / Issue 03 / March 2012 pp 500-509

Highly localized sensitivity to climate forcing drives endemic cholera in a megacity
Robert C. Reiner, Jr., Aaron A. King, Michael Emch, Mohammad Yunus, A. S. G. Faruque, Mercedes Pascual
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) January 23, 2012

The Membrane Proteins SiaQ and SiaM Form an Essential Stoichiometric Complex in the Sialic Acid Tripartite ATP-independent Periplasmic (TRAP) Transporter SiaPQM (VC1777-1779) from Vibrio cholerae
Mulligan C, Leech AP, Kelly DJ, Thomas GH.
Journal of Biological Chemistry 2012 Jan 27;287(5):3598-608. Epub 2011 Dec 13

Evidence for several waves of global transmission in the seventh cholera pandemic
Ankur Mutreja, Dong Wook Kim, Nicholas R. Thomson, Thomas R. Connor, Je Hee Lee, Samuel Kariuki, Nicholas J. Croucher, Seon Young Choi, Simon R. Harris, Michael Lebens, Swapan Kumar Niyogi, Eun Jin Kim, T. Ramamurthy, Jongsik Chun, James L. N. Wood, John D. Clemens, Cecil Czerkinsky, G. Balakrish Nair, Jan Holmgren, Julian Parkhill, Gordon Dougan
Nature, Volume 477, 462–465, 22 September 2011

Global, regional, and national causes of child mortality in 2008: a systematic analysis
Robert E Black, Simon Cousens, Hope L Johnson, Joy E Lawn, Igor Rudan, Diego G Bassani, Prabhat Jha, Harry Campbell, Christa Fischer Walker, Richard Cibulskis, Thomas Eisele, Li Liu, Colin Mathers, for the Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group of WHO and UNICEF
The Lancet, Volume 375, Issue 9730, Pages 1969-1987, 5 June 2010 | doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60549-1