Stephen K Obaro, MBBS, PhD

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1993 …2020

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2020

A mosaic tetracycline resistance gene tet(S/M) detected in an MDR pneumococcal CC230 lineage that underwent capsular switching in South Africa

Global Pneumococcal Sequencing Consortium, Mar 1 2020, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 75, 3, p. 512-520 9 p.

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Open Access

Neonatal outcomes associated with maternal recto-vaginal colonization with extended-spectrum β-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae in Nigeria: a prospective, cross-sectional study

Neemann, K., Olateju, E. K., Izevbigie, N., Akaba, G., Olanipekun, G. M., Richard, J. C., Duru, C. I., Kocmich, N. J., Samson, K. K., Rezac-Elgohary, A., Anigilaje, E. A., Yunusa, T., Megafu, C. O. N., Ajose, T. O., Medugu, N., Meza, J. & Obaro, S., Apr 2020, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 26, 4, p. 463-469 7 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Paper-based microchip electrophoresis for point-of-care hemoglobin testing

Hasan, M. N., Fraiwan, A., An, R., Alapan, Y., Ung, R., Akkus, A., Xu, J. Z., Rezac, A. J., Kocmich, N. J., Creary, M. S., Oginni, T., Olanipekun, G. M., Hassan-Hanga, F., Jibir, B. W., Gambo, S., Verma, A. K., Bharti, P. K., Riolueang, S., Ngimhung, T., Suksangpleng, T. & 9 others, Thota, P., Werner, G., Shanmugam, R., Das, A., Viprakasit, V., Piccone, C. M., Little, J. A., Obaro, S. K. & Gurkan, U. A., Apr 7 2020, In : Analyst. 145, 7, p. 2525-2542 18 p.

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Open Access

Towards understanding global patterns of antimicrobial use and resistance in neonatal sepsis: Insights from the NeoAMR network

Li, G., Bielicki, J. A., Ahmed, A. S. M. N. U., Islam, M. S., Berezin, E. N., Gallacci, C. B., Guinsburg, R., Da Silva Figueiredo, C. E., Santarone Vieira, R., Silva, A. R., Teixeira, C., Turner, P., Nhan, L., Orrego, J., Pérez, P. M., Qi, L., Papaevangelou, V., Triantafyllidou, P., Iosifidis, E., Roilides, E. & 43 others, Sarafidis, K., Jinka, D. R., Nayakanti, R. R., Kumar, P., Gautam, V., Prakash, V., Seeralar, A., Murki, S., Kandraju, H., Singh, S., Kumar, A., Lewis, L., Pukayastha, J., Nangia, S., Yogesha, K. N., Chaurasia, S., Chellani, H., Obaro, S., Dramowski, A., Bekker, A., Whitelaw, A., Thomas, R., Velaphi, S. C., Ballot, D. E., Nana, T., Reubenson, G., Fredericks, J., Anugulruengkitt, S., Sirisub, A., Wong, P., Lochindarat, S., Boonkasidecha, S., Preedisripipat, K., Cressey, T. R., Paopongsawan, P., Lumbiganon, P., Pongpanut, D., Sukrakanchana, P. O., Musoke, P., Olson, L., Larsson, M., Heath, P. T. & Sharland, M., Jan 1 2020, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood. 105, 1, p. 26-31 6 p.

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Open Access
2 Scopus citations
2019

Emergence of New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase (NDM-5) in Klebsiella quasipneumoniae from neonates in a Nigerian hospital

Brinkac, L. M., White, R., D'Souza, R., Nguyen, K., Obaro, S. K. & Fouts, D. E., Mar 1 2019, In : mSphere. 4, 2, e00685-18.

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Open Access
6 Scopus citations
Open Access
16 Scopus citations

Pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular function in Nigerian children with sickle cell anaemia

Peter, I. D., Asani, M. O., Abdullahi, S. U., Aliyu, I., Obaro, S. K. & Bode-Thomas, F., Aug 1 2019, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 113, 8, p. 489-496 8 p., trz038.

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Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Urogenital schistosomiasis is associated with signatures of microbiome dysbiosis in Nigerian adolescents

Ajibola, O., Rowan, A. D., Ogedengbe, C. O., Mshelia, M. B., Cabral, D. J., Eze, A. A., Obaro, S. & Belenky, P., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 829.

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5 Scopus citations
2018

A comparison of vitamin E status and associated pregnancy outcomes in maternal–infant dyads between a Nigerian and a United States population

Cave, C., Hanson, C., Schumacher, M., Lyden, E., Furtado, J., Obaro, S., Delair, S., Kocmich, N., Rezac, A., Izevbigie, N. I., Van nOrmer, M., Kamil, A., McGinn, E., Rilett, K., Elliott, E., Johnson, R., Weishaar, K., Olateju, E. K., Akaba, G. A., Anigilaje, E. A. & 2 others, Tahiru, T. & Anderson-Berry, A., Sep 14 2018, In : Nutrients. 10, 9, 1300.

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1 Scopus citations

Acquisition of virulence genes by a carrier strain gave rise to the ongoing epidemics of meningococcal disease in West Africa

Brynildsrud, O. B., Eldholm, V., Bohlin, J., Uadiale, K., Obaro, S. & Caugant, D. A., May 22 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 21, p. 5510-5515 6 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae from culture-negative dried blood spots by real-time PCR in Nigerian children with acute febrile illness

Iroh Tam, P. Y., Hernandez-Alvarado, N., Schleiss, M. R., Yi, A. J., Hassan-Hanga, F., Onuchukwu, C., Umoru, D. & Obaro, S. K., Sep 10 2018, In : BMC Research Notes. 11, 1, 657.

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1 Scopus citations

Determinants of postoperative morbidity and mortality in children managed for typhoid intestinal perforation in Kano Nigeria

Anyanwu, L. J., Mohammad, A., Abdullahi, L., Farinyaro, A. & Obaro, S., Apr 2018, In : Journal of pediatric surgery. 53, 4, p. 847-852 6 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Status of retinoids and carotenoids and associations with clinical outcomes in maternal-infant pairs in Nigeria

Hanson, C., Lyden, E., Anderson-Berry, A., Kocmich, N., Rezac, A., Delair, S., Furtado, J., Van Ormer, M., Izevbigie, N. I., Olateju, E. D., Adaba, G. A., Anigilaje, E. A., Tahiru, T. & Obaro, S., Sep 12 2018, In : Nutrients. 10, 9, 1286.

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4 Scopus citations

The phylogeography and incidence of multi-drug resistant typhoid fever in sub-Saharan Africa

Park, S. E., Pham, D. T., Boinett, C., Wong, V. K., Pak, G. D., Panzner, U., Espinoza, L. M. C., von Kalckreuth, V., Im, J., Schütt-Gerowitt, H., Crump, J. A., Breiman, R. F., Adu-Sarkodie, Y., Owusu-Dabo, E., Rakotozandrindrainy, R., Soura, A. B., Aseffa, A., Gasmelseed, N., Keddy, K. H., May, J. & 50 others, Sow, A. G., Aaby, P., Biggs, H. M., Hertz, J. T., Montgomery, J. M., Cosmas, L., Olack, B., Fields, B., Sarpong, N., Razafindrabe, T. J. L., Raminosoa, T. M., Kabore, L. P., Sampo, E., Teferi, M., Yeshitela, B., El Tayeb, M. A., Sooka, A., Meyer, C. G., Krumkamp, R., Dekker, D. M., Jaeger, A., Poppert, S., Tall, A., Niang, A., Bjerregaard-Andersen, M., Løfberg, S. V., Seo, H. J., Jeon, H. J., Deerin, J. F., Park, J., Konings, F., Ali, M., Clemens, J. D., Hughes, P., Sendagala, J. N., Vudriko, T., Downing, R., Ikumapayi, U. N., Mackenzie, G. A., Obaro, S., Argimon, S., Aanensen, D. M., Page, A., Keane, J. A., Duchene, S., Dyson, Z., Holt, K. E., Dougan, G., Marks, F. & Baker, S., Dec 1 2018, In : Nature communications. 9, 1, 5094.

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10 Scopus citations

Typhoid fever: Tracking the trend in Nigeria

Akinyemi, K. O., Oyefolu, A. O. B., Mutiu, W. B., Iwalokun, B. A., Ayeni, E. S., Ajose, S. O. & Obaro, S. K., Jan 1 2018, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 99, 3, p. 41-47 7 p.

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6 Scopus citations
2017

Cost-effectiveness of expanding childhood routine immunization against Neisseria meningitidis serogroups C, W and Y with a quadrivalent conjugate vaccine in the African meningitis belt

Kuznik, A., Iliyasu, G., Lamorde, M., Mahmud, M., Musa, B. M., Nashabaru, I., Obaro, S., Mohammed, I. & Habib, A. G., Nov 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 11, e0188595.

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3 Scopus citations

Development of ELISAs for diagnosis of acute typhoid fever in Nigerian children

Felgner, J., Jain, A., Nakajima, R., Liang, L., Jasinskas, A., Gotuzzo, E., Vinetz, J. M., Miyajima, F., Pirmohamed, M., Hassan-Hanga, F., Umoru, D., Jibir, B. W., Gambo, S., Olateju, K., Felgner, P. L., Obaro, S. & Davies, D. H., Jun 22 2017, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 11, 6, e0005679.

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7 Scopus citations

Increased memory phenotypes of CD4+ and CD8+ t cells in children with sickle cell anaemia in Tanzania

Balandya, E., Reynolds, T., Aboud, S., Obaro, S. & Makani, J., Jan 1 2017, In : Tanzania Journal of Health Research. 19, 2

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2016

An extended genotyping framework for Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi, the cause of human typhoid

Wong, V. K., Baker, S., Connor, T. R., Pickard, D., Page, A. J., Dave, J., Murphy, N., Holliman, R., Sefton, A., Millar, M., Dyson, Z. A., Dougan, G., Holt, K. E., Parkhill, J., Kingsley, R. A., Thomson, N. R., Keane, J. A., Hadfield, J., Klemm, E. J., Harris, S. R. & 63 others, Cain, A. K., Kariuki, S., Okoro, C., MacLennan, C. A., Vu Thieu, N. T., Thanh, D. P., Thompson, C., Dolecek, C., Campbell, J. I., Thwaites, G., Farrar, J., Newton, P. N., Dance, D., Turner, P., Mulholland, E. K., Hawkey, J., Edwards, D. J., Feasey, N. A., Weill, F. X., Le Hello, S., Hart, P. J., Breiman, R. F., Onsare, R. S., Watson, C. H., Edmunds, W. J., Gordon, M. A., Heyderman, R. S., Msefula, C., Jacobs, J., Lunguya, O., Chabalgoity, J. A., Kama, M., Jenkins, K., Dutta, S., Marks, F., Campos, J., Obaro, S., Keddy, K. H., Smith, A. M., Parry, C. M., Karkey, A., Dongol, S., Basnyat, B., Arjyal, A., Dufour, M., Bandaranayake, D., Toleafoa, T. N., Singh, S. P., Hatta, M., Davong, V., Isaia, L., Wijedoru, L., Crump, J. A., De Pinna, E., Nair, S., Nilles, E. J., Soeng, S., Valcanis, M., Powling, J., Dimovski, K., Hogg, G., Mather, A. E. & Amos, B., Jan 1 2016, In : Nature communications. 7, 12827.

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42 Scopus citations

Challenges in the etiology and diagnosis of acute febrile illness in children in low- and middle- income countries

Tam, P. Y. I., Obaro, S. K. & Storch, G., Jun 10 2016, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 5, 2, p. 190-205 16 p., piw016.

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13 Scopus citations

Hydroxyurea Therapy for Children With Sickle Cell Anemia in Sub-Saharan Africa: Rationale and Design of the REACH Trial

For the REACH Investigators, Jan 1 2016, In : Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 63, 1, p. 98-104 7 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Molecular detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae on dried blood spots from febrile Nigerian children compared to culture

Tam, P. Y. I., Hernandez-Alvarado, N., Schleiss, M. R., Hassan-Hanga, F., Onuchukwu, C., Umoru, D. & Obaro, S. K., Mar 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 3, e0152253.

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7 Scopus citations

Molecular Surveillance Identifies Multiple Transmissions of Typhoid in West Africa

International Typhoid Consortium, Sep 22 2016, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 10, 9, e0004781.

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21 Scopus citations

Serodiagnosis of acute typhoid fever in nigerian pediatric cases by detection of serum IgA and IgG against hemolysin e and Lipopolysaccharide

Davies, D. H., Jain, A., Nakajima, R., Liang, L., Jasinskis, A., Supnet, M., Felgner, P. L., Teng, A., Pablo, J., Molina, D. M. & Obaro, S. K., Aug 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 95, 2, p. 431-439 9 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Sickle-cell disease in Nigerian Children: Parental knowledge and laboratory results

Obaro, S. K., Daniel, Y., Lawson, J. O., Hsu, W. W., Dada, J., Essen, U., Ibrahim, K., Akindele, A., Brooks, K., Olanipekun, G., Ajose, T., Stewart, C. E. & Inusa, B. P. D., Apr 1 2016, In : Public Health Genomics. 19, 2, p. 102-107 6 p.

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1 Scopus citations
2015

Phylogeographical analysis of the dominant multidrug-resistant H58 clade of Salmonella Typhi identifies inter-and intracontinental transmission events

Wong, V. K., Baker, S., Pickard, D. J., Parkhill, J., Page, A. J., Feasey, N. A., Kingsley, R. A., Thomson, N. R., Keane, J. A., Weill, F. X., Edwards, D. J., Hawkey, J., Harris, S. R., Mather, A. E., Cain, A. K., Hadfield, J., Hart, P. J., Thieu, N. T. V., Klemm, E. J., Glinos, D. A. & 54 others, Breiman, R. F., Watson, C. H., Kariuki, S., Gordon, M. A., Heyderman, R. S., Okoro, C., Jacobs, J., Lunguya, O., Edmunds, W. J., Msefula, C., Chabalgoity, J. A., Kama, M., Jenkins, K., Dutta, S., Marks, F., Campos, J., Thompson, C., Obaro, S., Maclennan, C. A., Dolecek, C., Keddy, K. H., Smith, A. M., Parry, C. M., Karkey, A., Mulholland, E. K., Campbell, J. I., Dongol, S., Basnyat, B., Dufour, M., Bandaranayake, D., Naseri, T. T., Singh, S. P., Hatta, M., Newton, P., Onsare, R. S., Isaia, L., Dance, D., Davong, V., Thwaites, G., Wijedoru, L., Crump, J. A., De Pinna, E., Nair, S., Nilles, E. J., Thanh, D. P., Turner, P., Soeng, S., Valcanis, M., Powling, J., Dimovski, K., Hogg, G., Farrar, J., Holt, K. E. & Dougan, G., May 27 2015, In : Nature Genetics. 47, 6, p. 632-639 8 p.

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187 Scopus citations

Salmonella bacteremia among children in central and Northwest Nigeria, 2008-2015

Obaro, S. K., Hassan-Hanga, F., Olateju, E. K., Umoru, D., Lawson, L., Olanipekun, G., Ibrahim, S., Munir, H., Ihesiolor, G., Maduekwe, A., Ohiaeri, C., Adetola, A., Shetima, D., Jibir, B. W., Nakaura, H., Kocmich, N., Ajose, T., Idiong, D., Masokano, K., Ifabiyi, A. & 11 others, Ihebuzor, N., Chen, B., Meza, J., Akindele, A., Rezac-Elgohary, A., Olaosebikan, R., Suwaid, S., Gambo, M., Alter, R., Davies, H. D. & Fey, P. D., Nov 1 2015, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 61, p. S325-S331

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19 Scopus citations
2014
1 Scopus citations
2013

Comparative effectiveness of congregation- versus clinic-based approach to prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission: Study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial

Ezeanolue, E. E., Obiefune, M. C., Yang, W., Obaro, S. K., Ezeanolue, C. O. & Ogedegbe, G. G., Jun 8 2013, In : Implementation Science. 8, 1, 62.

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22 Scopus citations
2012

Intracontinental spread of human invasive Salmonella Typhimurium pathovariants in sub-Saharan Africa

Okoro, C. K., Kingsley, R. A., Connor, T. R., Harris, S. R., Parry, C. M., Al-Mashhadani, M. N., Kariuki, S., Msefula, C. L., Gordon, M. A., De Pinna, E., Wain, J., Heyderman, R. S., Obaro, S., Alonso, P. L., Mandomando, I., MacLennan, C. A., Tapia, M. D., Levine, M. M., Tennant, S. M., Parkhill, J. & 1 others, Dougan, G., Nov 1 2012, In : Nature Genetics. 44, 11, p. 1215-1221 7 p.

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218 Scopus citations

Safety of the recombinant cholera toxin B subunit, killed whole-cell (rBS-WC) Oral Cholera vaccine in pregnancy

Hashim, R., Khatib, A. M., Enwere, G., Park, J. K., Reyburn, R., Ali, M., Chang, N. Y., Kim, D. R., Ley, B., Thriemer, K., Lopez, A. L., Clemens, J. D., Deen, J. L., Shin, S., Schaetti, C., Hutubessy, R., Aguado, M. T., Kieny, M. P., Sack, D., Obaro, S. & 5 others, Shaame, A. J., Ali, S. M., Saleh, A. A., von Seidlein, L. & Jiddawi, M. S., Jul 1 2012, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 6, 7, e1743.

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26 Scopus citations
2011

Community Acquired Bacteremia in Young Children from Central Nigeria- A Pilot Study

Obaro, S., Lawson, L., Essen, U., Ibrahim, K., Brooks, K., Otuneye, A., Shetima, D., Ahmed, P., Ajose, T., Olugbile, M., Idiong, D., Ogundeji, D., Ochigbo, C., Olanipekun, G., Khalife, W. & Adegbola, R., May 19 2011, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 11, 137.

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41 Scopus citations

Host response transcriptional profiling reveals extracellular components and ABC (ATP-binding cassette) transporters gene enrichment in typhoid fever-infected Nigerian children

Khoo, S. K., Petillo, D., Parida, M., Tan, A. C., Resau, J. H. & Obaro, S. K., Sep 13 2011, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 11, 241.

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10 Scopus citations

Impact of immigration on the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Rhode Island

Vanhomwegen, J., Kwara, A., Martin, M., Gillani, F. S., Fontanet, A., Mutungi, P., Crellin, J., Obaro, S., Gosciminski, M., Carter, E. J. & Rastogi, N., Mar 1 2011, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 49, 3, p. 834-844 11 p.

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22 Scopus citations
2010

Clinical predictors of severe malarial anaemia in a holoendemic Plasmodium falciparum transmission area: Research paper

Novelli, E. M., Hittner, J. B., Davenport, G. C., Ouma, C., Were, T., Obaro, S., Kaplan, S., Ong'Echa, J. M. & Perkins, D. J., Jun 1 2010, In : British Journal of Haematology. 149, 5, p. 711-721 11 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Impaired generation of hepatitis B virus-specific memory B cells in HIV infected individuals following vaccination

Mehta, N., Cunningham, C. K., Flynn, P., Pepe, J., Obaro, S., Kapogiannis, B. G., Bethel, J. & Luzuriaga, K., May 7 2010, In : Vaccine. 28, 21, p. 3672-3678 7 p.

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19 Scopus citations
2008

Infectious issues in adolescents with disabilities

Obaro, S. K., Jan 1 2008, In : International Journal on Disability and Human Development. 7, 3, p. 239-244 6 p.

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2005

Efficacy of nine-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine against pneumonia and invasive pneumococcal disease in The Gambia: Randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial

Cutts, F. T., Zaman, S. M. A., Enwere, G., Jaffar, S., Levine, O. S., Okoko, J. B., Oluwalana, C., Vaughan, A., Obaro, S. K., Leach, A., McAdam, K. P., Biney, E., Saaka, M., Onwuchekwa, U., Yallop, F., Pierce, N. F., Greenwood, B. M. & Adegbola, R. A., Mar 26 2005, In : Lancet. 365, 9465, p. 1139-1146 8 p.

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701 Scopus citations

Elimination of Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) disease from The Gambia after the introduction of routine immunisation with a Hib conjugate vaccine: A prospective study

Adegbola, R. A., Secka, O., Lahai, G., Lloyd-Evans, N., Njie, A., Usen, S., Oluwalana, C., Obaro, S., Weber, M., Corrah, T., Mulholland, K., McAdam, K., Greenwood, B. & Milligan, P. J. M., Jul 9 2005, In : Lancet. 366, 9480, p. 144-150 7 p.

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224 Scopus citations

Failure of serial human immunodeficiency virus type 1 DNA polymerase chain reactions to identify human immunodeficiency virus type 1 clade A/G

Obaro, S. K., Losikoff, P., Harwell, J. & Pugatch, D., Feb 1 2005, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 24, 2, p. 183-184 2 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Standardized interpretation of paediatric chest radiographs for the diagnosis of pneumonia in epidemiological studies

Cherian, T., Mulholland, E. K., Carlin, J. B., Ostensen, H., Amin, R., De Campo, M., Greenberg, D., Lagos, R., Lucero, M., Madhi, S. A., O'Brien, K. L., Obaro, S. & Steinhoff, M. C., May 1 2005, In : Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 83, 5, p. 353-359 7 p.

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357 Scopus citations
2004

Colostrum obtained from women vaccinated with pneumococcal vaccine during pregnancy inhibits epithelial adhesion of Streptococcus pneumoniae

Deubzer, H. E., Obaro, S. K., Newman, V. O., Adegbola, R. A., Greenwood, B. M. & Henderson, D. C., Nov 15 2004, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 190, 10, p. 1758-1761 4 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Serotype-specific pneumococcal antibodies in breast milk of Gambian women immunized with a pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine during pregnancy

Obaro, S. K., Deubzer, H. E., Newman, V. O., Adegbola, R. A., Greenwood, B. M. & Henderson, D. C., Nov 1 2004, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 23, 11, p. 1023-1029 7 p.

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29 Scopus citations
2003

Variation in toll-like receptor 4 and susceptibility to group a meningococcal meningitis in Gambian children

Allen, A., Obaro, S., Bojang, K., Awomoyi, A. A., Greenwood, B. M., Whittle, H., Sirugo, G. & Newport, M. J., Nov 1 2003, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 22, 11, p. 1018-1019 2 p.

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57 Scopus citations
2002

Safety and immunogenicity of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in combination with diphtheria, tetanus toxoid, pertussis and Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine

Obaro, S. K., Enwere, G. C., Deloria, M., Jaffar, S., Goldblatt, D., Brainsby, K., Hallander, H., McInnes, P., Greenwood, B. M. & McAdam, K. P. W. J., Oct 1 2002, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 21, 10, p. 940-946 7 p.

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26 Scopus citations

The new pneumococcal vaccine

Obaro, S. K., Oct 1 2002, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 8, 10, p. 623-633 11 p.

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42 Scopus citations
2001

Diagnosis of bacterial meningitis [3] (multiple letters)

Enwere, G. E., Obaro, S. K., Berkley, J., Lowe, B., Mwangi, I., Marsh, K. & Newton, C. R. J. C., Nov 3 2001, In : Lancet. 358, 9292, p. 1549-1550 2 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Evaluation of binax now Streptococcus pneumoniae urinary antigen test in children in a community with a high carriage rate of pneumococcus

Adegbola, R. A., Obaro, S. K., Biney, E. & Greenwood, B. M., Jul 26 2001, In : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 20, 7, p. 718-719 2 p.

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59 Scopus citations

Immunologic memory 5 years after meningococcal A/C conjugate vaccination in infancy

MacLennan, J. M., Obaro, S., Deeks, J., Lake, D., Elie, C., Carlone, G., Moxon, E. R. & Greenwood, B., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 183, 1, p. 97-104 8 p.

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80 Scopus citations
2000

A prospective evaluation of a clinical algorithm for the diagnosis of malaria in Gambian children

Bojang, K. A., Obaro, S., Morison, L. A. & Greenwood, B. M., Jun 6 2000, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 5, 4, p. 231-236 6 p.

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39 Scopus citations