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    1. Ramsay A, Olliaro P, Reeder JC. The need for operational research and capacity-building in support of the Global Technical Strategy for Malaria 2016-2030. Malar J. 2016 Apr 25; 15:235. PMID: 27113588; PMCID: PMC4843196.
    2. Zhou SS, Zhang SS, Zhang L, Rietveld AE, Ramsay AR, Zachariah R, Bissell K, Van den Bergh R, Xia ZG, Zhou XN, Cibulskis RE. China's 1-3-7 surveillance and response strategy for malaria elimination: Is case reporting, investigation and foci response happening according to plan? Infect Dis Poverty. 2015 Dec 10; 4:55. PMID: 26654106.
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    3. Hales S, Lesher-Trevino A, Ford N, Maher D, Ramsay A, Tran N. Reporting guidelines for implementation and operational research. Bull World Health Organ. 2016 Jan 01; 94(1):58-64. PMID: 26769997; PMCID: PMC4709804.
    4. Nanyonga M, Saidu J, Ramsay A, Shindo N, Bausch DG. Sequelae of Ebola Virus Disease, Kenema District, Sierra Leone. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Jan 01; 62(1):125-6. PMID: 26349549.
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    5. Sommerfeld J, Ramsay A, Pagnoni F, Terry RF, Guth JA, Reeder JC. Applied research for better disease prevention and control. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Jan; 9(1):e3378. PMID: 25568958; PMCID: PMC4287520.
    6. Zhou SS, Rietveld AE, Velarde-Rodriguez M, Ramsay AR, Zhang SS, Zhou XN, Cibulskis RE. Operational research on malaria control and elimination: a review of projects published between 2008 and 2013. Malar J. 2014 Dec 04; 13:473. PMID: 25471215; PMCID: PMC4265439.
    7. Zachariah R, Guillerm N, Berger S, Kumar AM, Satyanarayana S, Bissell K, Edginton M, Hinderaker SG, Tayler-Smith K, Van den Bergh R, Khogali M, Manzi M, Reid AJ, Ramsay A, Reeder JC, Harries AD. Research to policy and practice change: is capacity building in operational research delivering the goods? Trop Med Int Health. 2014 Sep; 19(9):1068-75. PMID: 24909292.
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    8. Quaglio G, Ramsay A, Harries AD, Karapiperis T, Putoto G, Dye C, Olesen OF, Tomson G, Zachariah R. Calling on Europe to support operational research in low-income and middle-income countries. Lancet Glob Health. 2014 Jun; 2(6):e308-10. PMID: 25103290.
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    9. Denkinger CM, Nicolau I, Ramsay A, Chedore P, Pai M. Are peripheral microscopy centres ready for next generation molecular tuberculosis diagnostics? Eur Respir J. 2013 Aug; 42(2):544-7. PMID: 23904551.
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    10. van Lettow M, Åkesson A, Martiniuk AL, Ramsay A, Chan AK, Anderson ST, Harries AD, Corbett E, Heyderman RS, Zachariah R, Bedell RA. Six-month mortality among HIV-infected adults presenting for antiretroviral therapy with unexplained weight loss, chronic fever or chronic diarrhea in Malawi. PLoS One. 2012; 7(11):e48856. PMID: 23185278; PMCID: PMC3501502.
    11. Steingart KR, Ramsay A, Dowdy DW, Pai M. Serological tests for the diagnosis of active tuberculosis: relevance for India. Indian J Med Res. 2012 May; 135(5):695-702. PMID: 22771604; PMCID: PMC3401705.
    12. Zumla A, Abubakar I, Raviglione M, Hoelscher M, Ditiu L, McHugh TD, Squire SB, Cox H, Ford N, McNerney R, Marais B, Grobusch M, Lawn SD, Migliori GB, Mwaba P, O'Grady J, Pletschette M, Ramsay A, Chakaya J, Schito M, Swaminathan S, Memish Z, Maeurer M, Atun R. Drug-resistant tuberculosis--current dilemmas, unanswered questions, challenges, and priority needs. J Infect Dis. 2012 May 15; 205 Suppl 2:S228-40. PMID: 22476720.
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    13. Cobelens F, van den Hof S, Pai M, Squire SB, Ramsay A, Kimerling ME. Which new diagnostics for tuberculosis, and when? J Infect Dis. 2012 May 15; 205 Suppl 2:S191-8. PMID: 22476716.
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    14. Vincent V, Rigouts L, Nduwamahoro E, Holmes B, Cunningham J, Guillerm M, Nathanson CM, Moussy F, De Jong B, Portaels F, Ramsay A. The TDR Tuberculosis Strain Bank: a resource for basic science, tool development and diagnostic services. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2012 Jan; 16(1):24-31. PMID: 22236841.
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    15. Porretta E, Happel KI, Teng XS, Ramsay A, Mason CM. The impact of alcohol on BCG-induced immunity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2012 Feb; 36(2):310-7. PMID: 22014229; PMCID: PMC3266991.
    16. Ramsay A, Steingart KR, Cunningham J, Pai M. Translating tuberculosis research into global policies: the example of an international collaboration on diagnostics. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011 Oct; 15(10):1283-93. PMID: 22283885.
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    17. Flores LL, Steingart KR, Dendukuri N, Schiller I, Minion J, Pai M, Ramsay A, Henry M, Laal S. Systematic review and meta-analysis of antigen detection tests for the diagnosis of tuberculosis. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2011 Oct; 18(10):1616-27. PMID: 21832100; PMCID: PMC3187027.
    18. Steingart KR, Flores LL, Dendukuri N, Schiller I, Laal S, Ramsay A, Hopewell PC, Pai M. Commercial serological tests for the diagnosis of active pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS Med. 2011 Aug; 8(8):e1001062. PMID: 21857806; PMCID: PMC3153457.
    19. Minion J, Pai M, Ramsay A, Menzies D, Greenaway C. Comparison of LED and conventional fluorescence microscopy for detection of acid fast bacilli in a low-incidence setting. PLoS One. 2011; 6(7):e22495. PMID: 21811622; PMCID: PMC3141065.
    20. Cuevas LE, Yassin MA, Al-Sonboli N, Lawson L, Arbide I, Al-Aghbari N, Sherchand JB, Al-Absi A, Emenyonu EN, Merid Y, Okobi MI, Onuoha JO, Aschalew M, Aseffa A, Harper G, de Cuevas RM, Kremer K, van Soolingen D, Nathanson CM, Joly J, Faragher B, Squire SB, Ramsay A. A multi-country non-inferiority cluster randomized trial of frontloaded smear microscopy for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis. PLoS Med. 2011 Jul; 8(7):e1000443. PMID: 21765808; PMCID: PMC3134460.
    21. Cuevas LE, Al-Sonboli N, Lawson L, Yassin MA, Arbide I, Al-Aghbari N, Sherchand JB, Al-Absi A, Emenyonu EN, Merid Y, Okobi MI, Onuoha JO, Aschalew M, Aseffa A, Harper G, de Cuevas RM, Theobald SJ, Nathanson CM, Joly J, Faragher B, Squire SB, Ramsay A. LED fluorescence microscopy for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a multi-country cross-sectional evaluation. PLoS Med. 2011 Jul; 8(7):e1001057. PMID: 21765809; PMCID: PMC3134458.
    22. Squire SB, Ramsay AR, van den Hof S, Millington KA, Langley I, Bello G, Kritski A, Detjen A, Thomson R, Cobelens F, Mann GH. Making innovations accessible to the poor through implementation research. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011 Jul; 15(7):862-70. PMID: 21682960.
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    23. Bonnet M, Gagnidze L, Guerin PJ, Bonte L, Ramsay A, Githui W, Varaine F. Evaluation of combined LED-fluorescence microscopy and bleach sedimentation for diagnosis of tuberculosis at peripheral health service level. PLoS One. 2011; 6(5):e20175. PMID: 21655284; PMCID: PMC3105008.
    24. Minion J, Shenai S, Vadwai V, Tipnis T, Greenaway C, Menzies D, Ramsay A, Rodrigues C, Pai M. Fading of auramine-stained mycobacterial smears and implications for external quality assurance. J Clin Microbiol. 2011 May; 49(5):2024-6. PMID: 21430105; PMCID: PMC3122634.
    25. Bonnet M, Gagnidze L, Githui W, Guérin PJ, Bonte L, Varaine F, Ramsay A. Performance of LED-based fluorescence microscopy to diagnose tuberculosis in a peripheral health centre in Nairobi. PLoS One. 2011 Feb 18; 6(2):e17214. PMID: 21364757; PMCID: PMC3041793.
    26. Ramsay A, Steingart KR, Pai M. Assessing the impact of new diagnostics on tuberculosis control. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2010 Dec; 14(12):1506-7. PMID: 21144233.
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    27. Nathanson CM, Cuevas LE, Cunningham J, Perkins MD, Peeling RW, Guillerm M, Moussy F, Ramsay A. The TDR Tuberculosis Specimen Bank: a resource for diagnostic test developers. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2010 Nov; 14(11):1461-7. PMID: 20937188.
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    28. Lawson L, Yassin MA, Onuoha AN, Ramsay A, Anderson de Cuevas RR, Theobald S, Davies PD, Cuevas LE. Yield of smear microscopy and radiological findings of male and female patients with tuberculosis in abuja, Nigeria. Tuberc Res Treat. 2010; 2010:241659. PMID: 22567256; PMCID: PMC3335462.
    29. van Kampen SC, Ramsay AR, Anthony RM, Klatser PR. Retooling national TB control programmes (NTPs) with new diagnostics: the NTP perspective. PLoS One. 2010 Jul 19; 5(7):e11649. PMID: 20661463; PMCID: PMC2908286.
    30. Pai M, Minion J, Steingart K, Ramsay A. New and improved tuberculosis diagnostics: evidence, policy, practice, and impact. Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2010 May; 16(3):271-84. PMID: 20224410.
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    31. Fontela PS, Pant Pai N, Schiller I, Dendukuri N, Ramsay A, Pai M. Quality and reporting of diagnostic accuracy studies in TB, HIV and malaria: evaluation using QUADAS and STARD standards. PLoS One. 2009 Nov 13; 4(11):e7753. PMID: 19915664; PMCID: PMC2771907.
    32. Ramsay A, Cuevas LE, Mundy CJ, Nathanson CM, Chirambo P, Dacombe R, Squire SB, Salaniponi FM, Munthali S. New policies, new technologies: modelling the potential for improved smear microscopy services in Malawi. PLoS One. 2009 Nov 10; 4(11):e7760. PMID: 19901989; PMCID: PMC2770123.
    33. Pai M, Ramsay A, O'Brien R. Comprehensive new resource for evidence-based TB diagnosis. Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 2009 Oct; 9(7):637-9. PMID: 19817547.
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    34. Ramsay A, Bonnet M, Gagnidze L, Githui W, Varaine F, Guérin PJ. Sputum, sex and scanty smears: new case definition may reduce sex disparities in smear-positive tuberculosis. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2009 May; 13(5):613-9. PMID: 19383195.
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    35. Ramsay A, Harries AD. The clinical value of new diagnostic tools for tuberculosis. F1000 Med Rep. 2009 Apr 29; 1. PMID: 20948745; PMCID: PMC2924716.
    36. Steingart KR, Dendukuri N, Henry M, Schiller I, Nahid P, Hopewell PC, Ramsay A, Pai M, Laal S. Performance of purified antigens for serodiagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a meta-analysis. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2009 Feb; 16(2):260-76. PMID: 19052159; PMCID: PMC2643545.
    37. Pai M, Ramsay A, O'Brien R. Evidence-based tuberculosis diagnosis. PLoS Med. 2008 Jul 22; 5(7):e156. PMID: 18651788; PMCID: PMC2488193.
    38. Bonnet M, Ramsay A, Githui W, Gagnidze L, Varaine F, Guerin PJ. Bleach sedimentation: an opportunity to optimize smear microscopy for tuberculosis diagnosis in settings of high prevalence of HIV. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Jun 01; 46(11):1710-6. PMID: 18444789.
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    39. Hirao S, Yassin MA, Khamofu HG, Lawson L, Cambanis A, Ramsay A, Cuevas LE. Same-day smears in the diagnosis of tuberculosis. Trop Med Int Health. 2007 Dec; 12(12):1459-63. PMID: 18076552.
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    40. Angra P, Becx-Bleumink M, Gilpin C, Joloba M, Jost K, Kam KM, Kim SJ, Lumb R, Mitarai S, Ramsay A, Ridderhof J, Rieder HL, Selvakumar N, van Beers S, van Cleeff M, Van Deun A, Vincent V. Ziehl-Neelsen staining: strong red on weak blue, or weak red under strong blue? Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2007 Nov; 11(11):1160-1. PMID: 17958975.
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    41. Steingart KR, Henry M, Laal S, Hopewell PC, Ramsay A, Menzies D, Cunningham J, Weldingh K, Pai M. A systematic review of commercial serological antibody detection tests for the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis. Postgrad Med J. 2007 Nov; 83(985):705-12. PMID: 17989270; PMCID: PMC2734443.
    42. Cambanis A, Ramsay A, Yassin MA, Cuevas LE. Duration and associated factors of patient delay during tuberculosis screening in rural Cameroon. Trop Med Int Health. 2007 Nov; 12(11):1309-14. PMID: 17949400.
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    43. Bonnet M, Ramsay A, Gagnidze L, Githui W, Guerin PJ, Varaine F. Reducing the number of sputum samples examined and thresholds for positivity: an opportunity to optimise smear microscopy. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2007 Sep; 11(9):953-8. PMID: 17705971.
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    44. Steingart KR, Henry M, Laal S, Hopewell PC, Ramsay A, Menzies D, Cunningham J, Weldingh K, Pai M. A systematic review of commercial serological antibody detection tests for the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis. Thorax. 2007 Oct; 62(10):911-8. PMID: 17675320; PMCID: PMC2094240.
    45. Steingart KR, Ramsay A, Pai M. Commercial serological tests for the diagnosis of tuberculosis: do they work? Future Microbiol. 2007 Aug; 2(4):355-9. PMID: 17683269.
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    46. Steingart KR, Ramsay A, Pai M. Optimizing sputum smear microscopy for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2007 Jun; 5(3):327-31. PMID: 17547496.
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    47. Steingart KR, Henry M, Laal S, Hopewell PC, Ramsay A, Menzies D, Cunningham J, Weldingh K, Pai M. Commercial serological antibody detection tests for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a systematic review. PLoS Med. 2007 Jun; 4(6):e202. PMID: 17564490; PMCID: PMC1891320.
    48. Mase SR, Ramsay A, Ng V, Henry M, Hopewell PC, Cunningham J, Urbanczik R, Perkins MD, Aziz MA, Pai M. Yield of serial sputum specimen examinations in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a systematic review. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2007 May; 11(5):485-95. PMID: 17439669.
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    49. Lawson L, Yassin MA, Ramsay A, Emenyonu EN, Thacher TD, Davies PD, Squire SB, Cuevas LE. Short-term bleach digestion of sputum in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients co-infected with HIV. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2007 Jul; 87(4):368-72. PMID: 17392025.
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    50. Sheridan EA, Ramsay AR, Short JM, Stepniewska K, Wuthiekanun V, Simpson AJ. Evaluation of the Wayson stain for the rapid diagnosis of melioidosis. J Clin Microbiol. 2007 May; 45(5):1669-70. PMID: 17360835; PMCID: PMC1865910.
    51. Rigouts L, Nolasco O, de Rijk P, Nduwamahoro E, Van Deun A, Ramsay A, Arevalo J, Portaels F. Newly developed primers for comprehensive amplification of the rpoB gene and detection of rifampin resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. J Clin Microbiol. 2007 Jan; 45(1):252-4. PMID: 17093024; PMCID: PMC1828994.
    52. Steingart KR, Ng V, Henry M, Hopewell PC, Ramsay A, Cunningham J, Urbanczik R, Perkins MD, Aziz MA, Pai M. Sputum processing methods to improve the sensitivity of smear microscopy for tuberculosis: a systematic review. Lancet Infect Dis. 2006 Oct; 6(10):664-74. PMID: 17008175.
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    53. Banoo S, Bell D, Bossuyt P, Herring A, Mabey D, Poole F, Smith PG, Sriram N, Wongsrichanalai C, Linke R, O'Brien R, Perkins M, Cunningham J, Matsoso P, Nathanson CM, Olliaro P, Peeling RW, Ramsay A. Evaluation of diagnostic tests for infectious diseases: general principles. Nat Rev Microbiol. 2006 Sep; 4(9 Suppl):S21-31. PMID: 17034069.
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    54. Steingart KR, Henry M, Ng V, Hopewell PC, Ramsay A, Cunningham J, Urbanczik R, Perkins M, Aziz MA, Pai M. Fluorescence versus conventional sputum smear microscopy for tuberculosis: a systematic review. Lancet Infect Dis. 2006 Sep; 6(9):570-81. PMID: 16931408.
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    55. Ramsay A, Squire SB, Siddiqi K, Cunningham J, Perkins MD. The bleach microscopy method and case detection for tuberculosis control. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2006 Mar; 10(3):256-8. PMID: 16562703.
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    56. Cambanis A, Yassin MA, Ramsay A, Squire SB, Arbide I, Cuevas LE. A one-day method for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in rural Ethiopia. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2006 Feb; 10(2):230-2. PMID: 16499267.
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    57. Lawson L, Yassin MA, Ramsay A, Olajide I, Thacher TD, Davies PD, Squire SB, Cuevas LE. Microbiological validation of smear microscopy after sputum digestion with bleach; a step closer to a one-stop diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2006 Jan; 86(1):34-40. PMID: 16263328.
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    58. Seki N, Yassin MA, Cuevas LE, Wendy Bailey J, Bertel Squire S, Ramsay A. Short communication: colour vision and proficiency in diagnostic microscopy. Trop Med Int Health. 2005 May; 10(5):433-4. PMID: 15860089.
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    59. Skinner MA, Ramsay AJ, Buchan GS, Keen DL, Ranasinghe C, Slobbe L, Collins DM, de Lisle GW, Buddle BM. A DNA prime-live vaccine boost strategy in mice can augment IFN-gamma responses to mycobacterial antigens but does not increase the protective efficacy of two attenuated strains of Mycobacterium bovis against bovine tuberculosis. Immunology. 2003 Apr; 108(4):548-55. PMID: 12667217; PMCID: PMC1782916.
    60. Mould AW, Ramsay AJ, Matthaei KI, Young IG, Rothenberg ME, Foster PS. The effect of IL-5 and eotaxin expression in the lung on eosinophil trafficking and degranulation and the induction of bronchial hyperreactivity. J Immunol. 2000 Feb 15; 164(4):2142-50. PMID: 10657668.
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    61. Xiong Y, Karupiah G, Hogan SP, Foster PS, Ramsay AJ. Inhibition of allergic airway inflammation in mice lacking nitric oxide synthase 2. J Immunol. 1999 Jan 01; 162(1):445-52. PMID: 9886418.
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    62. Hogan SP, Mould AW, Young JM, Rothenberg ME, Ramsay AJ, Matthaei K, Young IG, Foster PS. Cellular and molecular regulation of eosinophil trafficking to the lung. Immunol Cell Biol. 1998 Oct; 76(5):454-60. PMID: 9797467.
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