Peter Melby, MD

Director, WHO Collaborating Center for Tropical Diseases

  • 3628 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
1987 …2022
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Member, Institute for Human Infections & Immunity

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Projects 2014 2022

Research Output 1987 2019

  • 3628 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
  • 85 Article
  • 4 Chapter
  • 1 Review article

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

Growth Disorders
Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins
5 Citations (Scopus)

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

Trypanosoma cruzi
7 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular diagnosis of protozoan parasites by Recombinase Polymerase Amplification

Castellanos, A., White, A. C., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Jun 1 2018, In : Acta Tropica. 182, p. 4-11 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Point-of-Care Systems
Protozoan Infections

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

Protein Deficiency
47 Citations (Scopus)

A review of the global epidemiology of scrub typhus

Xu, G., Walker, D., Jupiter, D., Melby, P. & Arcari, C. M., Nov 3 2017, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11, 11, e0006062.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scrub Typhus
Orientia tsutsugamushi
Public Health
Neglected Diseases