COM RESEARCHERS DATABASE

Thematic Area : Tuberculosis

Study Title Investigator
"Economic evaluation of active case-finding for TB Chirwa Gowokani Chijere Mr
"Building capacity in TB research Corbett Elizabeth Dr
"Wellcome Trust Senior Fellowship Renewal (GR014469). Community-wide TB case-finding linked to a nested cluster-randomised trial of promotion of HIV-testing and prevention of HIV-related TB in Blantyre Corbett Elizabeth Dr
"Clinical Infectious Diseases Research Initiative Corbett Elizabeth Dr
"Wellcome Trust Strategic Award (GR039378). “Establishment of a centre for Clinical Infectious Diseases Research at the University of Cape Town (Wellcome-UCT-CCIDr)”. Principal Applicant Robert Wilkinson. Co-applicants: Gordon Brown Corbett Elizabeth Dr
For a 3 year Fellowship “‘Kuteerera muviri?’ Engaging men in TB control interventions” Time spent 2% Corbett Elizabeth Dr
Improving tuberculosis control in Africa: mathematical modeling of CREATE and associated intervention trials.(now 2% time) Corbett Elizabeth Dr
“Effect of community-wide isoniazid preventive therapy on tuberculosis among South African gold miners”. Principal Applicant: Prof Gavin Churchyard Corbett Elizabeth Dr
"Extension to Wellcome Trust Career Post (GR074644MA). Sixteen months funding to enable relocation and pilot work in Blantyre Corbett Elizabeth Dr
“The rapid and selective detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by field deployable thermochemolysis-gas chromatograph-mass spectrometry”. Corbett Elizabeth Dr
"N/A Evaluation of the outcomes of community members with chronic cough in Blantyre Macpherson Peter Dr
"Audit Investigation Feasey Nicholas Dr
Dynamics of Host T-lympocyte Responses to Mycobacterium Tuberculosis during Drug Treatment of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Mwandumba H. Dr
Investigation of the causes of chronic cough among adults diagnosed with sputum smear – negative pulmonary tuberculosis in Blantyre Mphande Fingani Dr
Investigation of the causes of chronic cough among adults diagnosed with sputum smear – negative pulmonary tuberculosis in Blantyre Rylance Jamie Dr
Understanding mycobacterial persistence in sputum during drug treatment of tuberculosis Salimu T. Dr
Dynamics of Host T-lympocyte Responses to Mycobacterium Tuberculosis during Drug Treatment of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Salimu T. Dr
Engaging Men in TB Control Interventions Chikovore J. Dr
Engaging Men in TB Control Interventions Gondwe M. Dr
Early diagnosis of TB in the community: Evaluating short and long term impacts of an active case finding intervention in urban Blantyre, Malawi. Corbett Elizabeth Dr
Understanding mycobacterial persistence in sputum during treatment of tubercolosis. Mwandumba H. Dr
Characterization of antigen-specific T cell immunity to common respiratory pathogens in adults Jambo Kondwani Charles Dr
Long term studies of tuberculosis and HIV in Karonga District Mia Crampin Dr
Investigating persistence of infection with M.tuberculosis Mia Crampin Dr
The evaluation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis specific host cytokine signatures in whole blood culture supernatants as diagnostic biomarkers for active TB infection (AE-TBC) Mia Crampin Dr
Tubeculosis whole genome Sequencing in a whole population Mia Crampin Dr
Tubeculosis whole genome Sequencing in a whole population Mia Crampin Dr
Development and evaluation of spatially targeted TB control interventions for high incidence settings. Mia Crampin Dr