Peter Melby, MD

Director, WHO Collaborating Center for Tropical Diseases

  • 3548 Citations
  • 34 h-Index
1987 …2022
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Member, Institute for Human Infections & Immunity

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Leishmania Medicine & Life Sciences
Leishmaniasis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2014 2022

Research Output 1987 2018

  • 3548 Citations
  • 34 h-Index
  • 84 Article
  • 4 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
4 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

Recombinases
Trypanosoma cruzi
Mexico
Dogs
Infection
5 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

Recombinases
Point-of-Care Systems
Protozoa
Parasites
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

Metagenomics
Protein Deficiency
Metabolomics
Malnutrition
Research
33 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
Epidemiology
Orientia tsutsugamushi
Public Health
Neglected Diseases
2 Citations (Scopus)

A secondary wave of neutrophil infiltration causes necrosis and ulceration in lesions of experimental American cutaneous leishmaniasis

Peniche-Trujillo, A-G., Bonilla, D. L., Palma, G. I., Melby, P., Travi, B. & Osorio, E. Y., Jun 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 6, e0179084.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cutaneous leishmaniasis
Cutaneous Leishmaniasis
Neutrophil Infiltration
Infiltration
lesions (animal)