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Publications Department of Biomedical

YearAbstract/PaperJournalAuthor(s)
 2013  Modelling the Impact of Misdiagnosis and Treatment on the Dynamics of Malaria Concurrent and Co-Infection with Pneumonia. Applied Mathematical Sciences, 7 (126): 6275-6296.  Okaka, C.A.; Mugisha, J.Y.T.; Manyonge, A.; Ouma, C.
 2013  The efficacy of long-lasting nets with declining physical integrity may be compromised in areas with high levels of pyrethroid resistance.   Malaria Journal. 2013 Oct 24;12(1):368.  Ochomo E.O.; Bayoh, N.M.; Walker, E.D.; Abongo, B.O.; Ombok, M.O.; Ouma, C.; Githeko, A.K.; Vulule, J.M.; Yan, G.; Gimnig, J.E. 
2013  Factors that hinder parents from the communicating of sexual matters with adolescents in Rwanda.   Rwanda Journal of Health Sciences, 2(2): 13-19.  Bushaija, E.; Sunday, F.X.; Asingizwe, D.; Olayo, R.; Abong’o, B.
 2013  Motivational Factors that Influence Retention of Community Health Workers in a Kenyan District.  Public Health Research, 3(5): 109-115.  Owek, C.; Abong’o, B.; Oyugi, H.; Oteku, J.; Kaseje, D.; Muruka, C.; Njuguna, J.
 2013 Suressed circulating bicyclo-PGE2 levels and leukocyte COX-2 transcripts in children co-infected with P. falciparum malaria and HIV-1 or bacteremia.   Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 436(4), 585–590.  Anyona, S.B.; Kempaiah, P.; Davenport, G.C.; Vulule, J.M.; Hittner, J.B.; Ong’echa, J.M.; Perkins, D.J.
 2013  Seroprevalence of Anti-Dengue Virus 2 Serocomplex Antibodies in out-patients with fever visiting selected hospitals in rural parts of Western Kenya in 2010-2011, A cross sectional study.   Pan-African Medical Journal. doi,10.11604/pamj.2013.16.73.2891. Awando, J.A.; Ongus, J.R.; Ouma, C.; Mwau, M.
2013  Changes in B cell populations and Merozoite Surface Protein-1-Specific Memory B cell responses after prolonged absence of detectable P. falciparum Infection.  PLoS ONE 8(6): e67230. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0067230  Ayieko. C.; Maue, A.C.; Jura, W.G.Z.O.; Ofulla, A.V.O.; Noland, G.S.; Ayodo, G.; Rochford, R.; John, C.C.
 2013  Malaria hotspot areas in a highland Kenya site are consistent in epidemic and non-epidemic years and are associated with ecological factors.   Malaria Journal, 5:78, doi:10.1186/1475-2875-5-78  Ernst, K.C.; Adoka, S.O.; Kowuor, D.O. Wilson, M.L.; John, C. C.
 2013  Effects of drought and floods on crop and animal losses and socio-economic status of households in the Lake Victoria Basin of Kenya.   Journal of Emerging Trends in Economics and Management Sciences, 4(1), 31-41 Gichere, S.K.; Olado, G.; Anyona, D.N.; Matano, A.S.; Dida, G.O.; Abuom, P.O.; Amayi, J.; Offula, A.V.O.
 2013 Autoimmune thyroid disorders.   ISRN Endocrinology, 2013, Article ID 509764, 9 pages, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/509764. Iddah, M.A.;  Macharia, B.N.
 2013  
Thryroid hormones and hematological indices levels in thyroid disorders patients at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Western Kenya. 
 ISRN Endocrinology, Volume 2013, Article ID 385940, Pg 1-6 http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/385940 Iddah, M.A.; Macharia, B.N.; Ng’wena, A.G.; Keter, A.; Ofulla, A.V.O.
 2013  Effects of land use types on the levels of microbial contamination based on total coliform and Escherischia coli counts on the Mara River, East Africa.    African Journal of Tropical Hydrobiology and Fisheries, 13: 5-11. Matano, A.S.;  Anyona, D. N.; Owuor, P.O.; Abuom, P.O.; Dida, G.O.; Kapiyo, R.; Ofulla, A.V. O.
 2013 Humoral and cellular immunity to Plasmodium falciparum Merozoite Surface Protein 1 and protection from infection with blood-stage parasites.   J Infect Dis. 208(1), 149-158. Moormann, A.M.;  Sumba, P.O.;  Chelimo, K.;  Fang, H.; . Tisch, D.J.;  Dent, A.E..;  John, C.C.;  Long, C.A.;  Vulule, J.;  Kazura, J.W.
 2013  Sickle cell trait is not associated with endemic Burkitts Lymphoma: An ethnicity and malaria endemicity matched case-control study suggests factors controlling EBV may serve as a predictive biomarker for this pediatric cancer.   Mulama, D.H; Bailey, J.A.; Foley, J.; Chelimo, K; Ouma, C.; Jura, W.G.; Otieno, J.; Vulule, J.; Moormann, A.M.
 2013 The efficacy of long-lasting nets with declining physical integrity may be compromised in areas with high levels of pyrethroid resistance.   Malaria Journal. 12(1), 368.  Ochomo, E.O.; Bayoh, N.M.; Walker, E.D.; Abongo, B.O.; Ombok, M.O.; Ouma, C.; Githeko, A.K.; Vulule, J.; Yan, G.; Gimnig, J.E.
 2013 Effect of Youth Enterprise Development Fund on youth enterprises in Kenya,  International Journal of Advances in Management and Economics, 2(1), 111-116. Oduol, S.O.; Okelo, S.; Aila, F.; Awiti, A.O.; Onyango, M.; Ogutu, M.; Odera, O.
 2013  Spatial distribution and habitat characterization of schistosomiasis host snails in lake and land habitats of western Kenya.  Lakes & Reservoirs: Research & Management, 18(2), 197-215.  Ofulla, A.V.; Adoka, S.O.; Anyona, D.N.; Abuom, P.O.; Karanja, D.; Vulule, J.M.; Okurut, T.; Matano, A.-S.; Dida, G.O.; Jembe, T.; Gichuki, J.
 2013  Trends of motor vehicle crashes and deaths in Kenya, 1963-2008: A growing public health challenge.   Society, Biology & Human Affairs, 77, 11-28.  Ogendi, J.; Odero, W.
 2013  Pattern of pedestrian injuries in the city of Nairobi: Implications for urban planning.   Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 2013. doi: 10.1007/s11524-013-9789-8.  Ogendi, J.; Odero, W.; Mitullah, W.; Khayesi, M.
 2013 Perkins, D.J.; Ouma, C.  Interleukin (IL)-13 promoter polymorphisms (-7402 T/G and -4729G/A) condition susceptibility to pediatric severe malarial anemia but not circulating IL-13 levels.   Okeyo, W.A.; Munde, E.O.; Okumu, W., Raballah, E.; Anyona, S.B.; Vulule J.M.; Ong'echa, J.M.:
 2013  Onyuka, J.H.O.; Kakai, R.; Arama, P.F.; Ofulla, A.V.O. (2013). Comparison of antimicrobial activities of brine salting, chlorinated solution and Moringa oleifera plant extracts in fish from Lake Victoria Basin of Kenya, African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 13(3), 7772-7788.  BMC Immunology.  14:15. doi: 10.1186/1471-2172-14-15.
 2013   Effect of salting on houseflies (Musca domestica) and beetles (Necrobia rufipes and Dermestes maculatus) infestation of fish from Lake Victoria, Kenya.   International Journal of Research in Pure and Alied Microbiology, 3(1): 30-35.  Onyuka, J.H.O.; Ofulla, A.V.O.
2013 Youth character and behaviour regarding HIV/AIDS in Western Kenya. Elixir Psychology, 54, 12442-12451 Othuon, L.; Odero, W.; Othero, D.; Ahawo, O.; Wachana, R.
 2013   Isolation, identification and characterization of urinary tract infectious bacteria and the effect of different antibiotics.   Journal of Natural Sciences Research, 3(6), 150-159.  Ouno, G.A.; Korir, S.C.; Cheruiyot, JC.; Ratemo, O.D.; Mabeya, B.M.; Mauti, G.O.; Mauti, E.M.; Kiprono, S.J.
2013 Roles of rodent species, age, and sex in determining the prevalence and intensity of Trypanosoma and Plasmodium parasites in rodents of Kakamega Forest Area in Western Kenya. African Journal of Health Sciences, 24,158-166. Wanyonyi, M.G.; Ngeiywa, M.; Chemwolo, L.K.; Ng’wena, G.M.