Peter Melby, MD

Director, WHO Collaborating Center for Tropical Diseases

  • 3749 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
1987 …2019

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Member, Institute for Human Infections & Immunity

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Research Output

  • 3749 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
  • 81 Article
  • 5 Review article
  • 4 Chapter
  • 1 Editorial


Melby, P. C., Travi, B. L. & Yaneth Osorio, E., Jan 1 2019, Encyclopedia of Microbiology. Elsevier, p. 769-779 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Stunting is preceded by intestinal mucosal damage and microbiome changes and is associated with systemic inflammation in a cohort of Peruvian infants

    Zambruni, M., Ochoa, T. J., Somasunderam, A., Cabada, M. M., Morales, M. L., Mitreva, M., Rosa, B. A., Acosta, G. J., Vigo, N. I., Riveros, M., Arango, S., Durand, D., Berends, M. N., Melby, P. & Utay, N. S., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 101, 5, p. 1009-1017 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Efficacy of recombinase polymerase amplification to diagnose trypanosoma cruzi infection in dogs with cardiac alterations from an endemic Area of Mexico

    Jimenez-Coello, M., Shelite, T., Castellanos, A., Saldarriaga, O., Rivero, R., Ortega-Pacheco, A., Acevedo-Arcique, C., Amaya-Guardia, K., Garg, N., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Aug 1 2018, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 18, 8, p. 417-423 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 6 Scopus citations
  • 9 Scopus citations

    New Insights into the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Malnutrition

    Thaxton, G. E., Melby, P., Manary, M. J. & Preidis, G. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Gastroenterology Clinics of North America.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Press / Media