David P Kateete

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Publications

  1. pmc In Vitro Trypanocidal Activity of Antibodies to Bacterially Expressed Trypanosoma brucei Tubulin
    Dp Kateete
    School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Iran J Parasitol 7:54-63. 2012
  2. pmc Isolation of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis from Ugandan cattle and strain differentiation using optimised DNA typing techniques
    Julius Boniface Okuni
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, P O Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Vet Res 8:99. 2012
  3. pmc Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of bacteria from milkmen and cows with clinical mastitis in and around Kampala, Uganda
    David Patrick Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e63413. 2013
  4. pmc Nasopharyngeal carriage rate of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Ugandan children with sickle cell disease
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Box 7072 Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:28. 2012
  5. pmc Detection of multiple strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using MIRU-VNTR in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda
    Katherine R Dickman
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:349. 2010
  6. pmc Molecular characterization of Staphylococcus aureus from patients with surgical site infections at Mulago Hospital in Kampala, Uganda
    Jeremiah Seni
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e66153. 2013
  7. pmc Antimicrobial resistance in hospitalized surgical patients: a silently emerging public health concern in Uganda
    Jeremiah Seni
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, PO Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 6:298. 2013
  8. pmc High prevalence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the surgical units of Mulago hospital in Kampala, Uganda
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 4:326. 2011
  9. pmc Evaluation of in-house PCR for diagnosis of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda
    Lydia Nakiyingi
    Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Mulago Hospital Complex, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:487. 2012
  10. pmc Identification of Staphylococcus aureus: DNase and Mannitol salt agar improve the efficiency of the tube coagulase test
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Upper Mulago hill road, Kampala, Uganda
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 9:23. 2010

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Publications18

  1. pmc In Vitro Trypanocidal Activity of Antibodies to Bacterially Expressed Trypanosoma brucei Tubulin
    Dp Kateete
    School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Iran J Parasitol 7:54-63. 2012
    ..Here, we aimed to determine the effect of antibodies to bacterially expressed trypanosome tubulin on T. brucei brucei growth...
  2. pmc Isolation of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis from Ugandan cattle and strain differentiation using optimised DNA typing techniques
    Julius Boniface Okuni
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity, Makerere University, P O Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Vet Res 8:99. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to isolate and characterise MAP from seropositive cattle and paratuberculosis lesions in tissues obtained from slaughtered cattle in Uganda...
  3. pmc Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of bacteria from milkmen and cows with clinical mastitis in and around Kampala, Uganda
    David Patrick Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e63413. 2013
    ..Here we describe the distribution and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of bacteria from cows with clinical mastitis in Kampala, Uganda. Due to high concern of zoonotic infections, isolates from milkmen are also described...
  4. pmc Nasopharyngeal carriage rate of Streptococcus pneumoniae in Ugandan children with sickle cell disease
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Box 7072 Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:28. 2012
    ..Here, we determined the nasopharyngeal carriage rate of S. pneumoniae in Ugandan children with homozygous sickle cell disease, who attended the outpatient Sickle Cell Clinic at Mulago National Referral hospital in Kampala, Uganda...
  5. pmc Detection of multiple strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using MIRU-VNTR in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda
    Katherine R Dickman
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Boston University, Boston, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:349. 2010
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence of MTB multiple strain infections in Kampala, and the impact of these infections on clinical presentation of tuberculosis (TB) and response to treatment...
  6. pmc Molecular characterization of Staphylococcus aureus from patients with surgical site infections at Mulago Hospital in Kampala, Uganda
    Jeremiah Seni
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e66153. 2013
    ..However, the S. aureus genotypes circulating among patients are not known. Here, we report S. aureus lineages circulating in patients with surgical site infections (SSI) at Mulago National hospital, Kampala, Uganda...
  7. pmc Antimicrobial resistance in hospitalized surgical patients: a silently emerging public health concern in Uganda
    Jeremiah Seni
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, PO Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 6:298. 2013
    ..To address the limited data in Uganda on SSIs, we present the spectrum of bacteria isolated from hospitalized patients, the magnitude and impact of MDR bacterial isolates among patients with SSIs...
  8. pmc High prevalence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the surgical units of Mulago hospital in Kampala, Uganda
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 4:326. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine MRSA prevalence among patients, healthcare workers (HCW) and the environment in the burns units at Mulago hospital, and compare the performance of CHROMagar with oxacillin for detection of MRSA...
  9. pmc Evaluation of in-house PCR for diagnosis of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda
    Lydia Nakiyingi
    Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Mulago Hospital Complex, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:487. 2012
    ..Two smear-negative sputum samples were obtained from each PTB suspect and processed simultaneously for identification of MTBC using in-house PCR and LJ culture...
  10. pmc Identification of Staphylococcus aureus: DNase and Mannitol salt agar improve the efficiency of the tube coagulase test
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Upper Mulago hill road, Kampala, Uganda
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 9:23. 2010
    ..The efficiency of human and sheep plasma with tube coagulase tests was also evaluated...
  11. pmc The Mycobacterium tuberculosis Uganda II family and resistance to first-line anti-tuberculosis drugs in Uganda
    Nicholas Ezati
    National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Program, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Infect Dis 14:703. 2014
    ..Basing on findings of the molecular epidemiological study in Kampala, we hypothesized that the predominant MTB strain lineage in Uganda is negatively associated with anti-TB drug resistance and we set out to test this hypothesis...
  12. pmc Comparison of transformation frequencies among selected Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes
    Moses L Joloba
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Upper Mulago hill road, PO Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 36:124-8. 2010
    ..This is the first study to compare the transformation frequencies of pneumococcal clinical isolates using genomic DNA that carries the composite Tn916-like element...
  13. pmc The T2 Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotype, predominant in Kampala, Uganda, shows negative correlation with antituberculosis drug resistance
    Deus Lukoye
    National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Program, Kampala, Uganda
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:3853-9. 2014
    ..Patients' HIV status plays no role with respect to the MTC lineage distribution. ..
  14. pmc Evaluation of Capilia TB assay for rapid identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in BACTEC MGIT 960 and BACTEC 9120 blood cultures
    Christopher Muchwa
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:44. 2012
    ..Since most studies have mainly dealt with respiratory samples, the performance of Capilia TB on blood culture samples was also evaluated...
  15. pmc An Early Morning Sputum Sample Is Necessary for the Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Even with More Sensitive Techniques: A Prospective Cohort Study among Adolescent TB-Suspects in Uganda
    Willy Ssengooba
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda Iganga Mayuge Demographic Surveillance Sites, School of Public Health, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    Tuberc Res Treat 2012:970203. 2012
    ..Among TB-suspected adolescents in rural Uganda, the EM sputum culture has a high incremental diagnostic yield. Therefore, EM sputum in addition to spot sample culture is necessary for improved TB case detection...
  16. pmc Rhomboid homologs in mycobacteria: insights from phylogeny and genomic analysis
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Microbiol 10:272. 2010
    ..We report detailed phylogenetic and genomic analyses devoted to prokaryotic rhomboids of an important genus, Mycobacterium...
  17. pmc Determination of circulating Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains and transmission patterns among pulmonary TB patients in Kawempe municipality, Uganda, using MIRU-VNTR
    Lydia Nabyonga
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 4:280. 2011
    ..Using MIRU-VNTR, MTB genotypes and their transmission patterns among patients with new and active pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) in Kawempe municipality in Kampala, Uganda was determined...
  18. pmc Incremental yield of serial sputum cultures for diagnosis of tuberculosis among HIV infected smear negative pulmonary TB suspects in Kampala, Uganda
    Willy Ssengooba
    School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 7:e37650. 2012
    ..Even then, the number of sputum samples required remains unspecified. Here, we determined the Incremental Yield (IY) and number of samples required to diagnose an additional PTB case upon second and third serial sputum culture...