Raphael M Ngure

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Biochemical changes in cerebrospinal fluid of Chlorocebus aethiops naturally infected with zoonotic Meningonema peruzzii
    R M Ngure
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Egerton University, Egerton, Kenya
    J Med Primatol 37:210-4. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide binding protein in the acute phase response of experimental murine Trypanosoma brucei brucei infection
    R M Ngure
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1QH, UK
    Res Vet Sci 86:394-8. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Secondary bacterial infection in plasma endotoxin levels and the acute-phase response of mice infected with Trypanosoma brucei brucei
    R Ngure
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Egerton University, Egerton Njoro, Kenya
    Parasite Immunol 31:357-65. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Endotoxin-like effects in acute phase response to Trypanosoma brucei brucei infection are not due to gastrointestinal leakage
    R M Ngure
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Egerton University, Egerton, Kenya
    Parasitol Int 58:325-9. 2009
  5. pmc Wolbachia, Sodalis and trypanosome co-infections in natural populations of Glossina austeni and Glossina pallidipes
    Florence N Wamwiri
    KARI Trypanosomiasis Research Centre, Kikuyu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 6:232. 2013

Collaborators

  • Florence N Wamwiri
  • Uzma Alam
  • Emre Aksoy
  • Johnson O Ouma
  • Serap Aksoy
  • Grace A Murilla
  • Paul C Thande

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Biochemical changes in cerebrospinal fluid of Chlorocebus aethiops naturally infected with zoonotic Meningonema peruzzii
    R M Ngure
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Egerton University, Egerton, Kenya
    J Med Primatol 37:210-4. 2008
    ..Thirty-four wild Chlorocebus aethiops monkeys were trapped for research purposes...
  2. doi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide binding protein in the acute phase response of experimental murine Trypanosoma brucei brucei infection
    R M Ngure
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1QH, UK
    Res Vet Sci 86:394-8. 2009
    ..We speculate that the marked concomitant increases in plasma LBP and endotoxin-like activity following murine trypanosome infection might play an important role in the pathogenesis of trypanosomosis...
  3. doi request reprint Secondary bacterial infection in plasma endotoxin levels and the acute-phase response of mice infected with Trypanosoma brucei brucei
    R Ngure
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Egerton University, Egerton Njoro, Kenya
    Parasite Immunol 31:357-65. 2009
    ..Further elevation of haptoglobin during the late stages of infection in non-treated mice suggests the involvement of secondary bacterial infection...
  4. doi request reprint Endotoxin-like effects in acute phase response to Trypanosoma brucei brucei infection are not due to gastrointestinal leakage
    R M Ngure
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Egerton University, Egerton, Kenya
    Parasitol Int 58:325-9. 2009
    ..Therefore trypanosomes are responsible for the elevated plasma endotoxin-like activity levels and the subsequent systemic acute phase response in the host...
  5. pmc Wolbachia, Sodalis and trypanosome co-infections in natural populations of Glossina austeni and Glossina pallidipes
    Florence N Wamwiri
    KARI Trypanosomiasis Research Centre, Kikuyu, Kenya
    Parasit Vectors 6:232. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of these endosymbionts in natural populations of G. austeni and G. pallidipes and to assess the degree of concurrent infections with trypanosomes...