Loading...
Header Logo
Keywords
Last Name
Institution

Dr Bernadette Libranda Ramirez

TitleDirector
InstitutionUniversity of the Philippines Manila
DepartmentInstitute of Biotechnology and Molecular Biology, National Institutes of Health
AddressManila
vCardDownload vCard

    Collapse Overview 
    Collapse overview
    Scientist, Research on Vectors, Environment and Society, Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases (TDR), HTM Cluster (HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland


    Collapse Bibliographic 
    Collapse selected publications
    Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.
    List All   |   Timeline
    1. Touré YT, Ramirez B, Sommerfeld J. Vector research addressing country control needs. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Jan; 9(1):e3376. PMID: 25569608.
      View in: PubMed
    2. Montoya JC, Rebulanan CL, Parungao NA, Ramirez B. A look at the ASEAN-NDI: building a regional health R&D innovation network. Infect Dis Poverty. 2014; 3:15. PMID: 24834349.
      View in: PubMed
    3. Nwaka S, Ochem A, Besson D, Ramirez B, Fakorede F, Botros S, Inyang U, Mgone C, Adae-Mensah I, Konde V, Nyasse B, Okole B, Guantai A, Loots G, Atadja P, Ndumbe P, Sanou I, Olesen O, Ridley R, Ilunga T. Analysis of pan-African Centres of excellence in health innovation highlights opportunities and challenges for local innovation and financing in the continent. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2012 Jul 27; 12:11. PMID: 22838941.
      View in: PubMed
    4. Nwaka S, Besson D, Ramirez B, Maes L, Matheeussen A, Bickle Q, Mansour NR, Yousif F, Townson S, Gokool S, Cho-Ngwa F, Samje M, Misra-Bhattacharya S, Murthy PK, Fakorede F, Paris JM, Yeates C, Ridley R, Van Voorhis WC, Geary T. Integrated dataset of screening hits against multiple neglected disease pathogens. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 Dec; 5(12):e1412. PMID: 22247786.
      View in: PubMed
    5. Wenkert D, Ramirez B, Shen Y, Kron MA. In Vitro Activity of Geldanamycin Derivatives against Schistosoma japonicum and Brugia malayi. J Parasitol Res. 2010; 2010:716498. PMID: 21253549.
      View in: PubMed
    6. Nwaka S, Ramirez B, Brun R, Maes L, Douglas F, Ridley R. Advancing drug innovation for neglected diseases-criteria for lead progression. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2009 Aug 25; 3(8):e440. PMID: 19707561.
      View in: PubMed
    7. Ramirez B, Bickle Q, Yousif F, Fakorede F, Mouries MA, Nwaka S. Schistosomes: challenges in compound screening. Expert Opin Drug Discov. 2007 Oct; 2(s1):S53-61. PMID: 23489033.
      View in: PubMed
    8. Kron M, Yousif F, Ramirez B. Capacity building in anthelmintic drug discovery. Expert Opin Drug Discov. 2007 Oct; 2(s1):S75-82. PMID: 23489035.
      View in: PubMed
    9. Townson S, Ramirez B, Fakorede F, Mouries MA, Nwaka S. Challenges in drug discovery for novel antifilarials. Expert Opin Drug Discov. 2007 Oct; 2(s1):S63-73. PMID: 23489034.
      View in: PubMed
    10. Ramirez BL, Howard OM, Dong HF, Edamatsu T, Gao P, Hartlein M, Kron M. Brugia malayi asparaginyl-transfer RNA synthetase induces chemotaxis of human leukocytes and activates G-protein-coupled receptors CXCR1 and CXCR2. J Infect Dis. 2006 Apr 15; 193(8):1164-71. PMID: 16544258.
      View in: PubMed
    11. Ramirez BL, Hernandez L, Alberto FF, Collins M, Nfonsam V, Punsalan T, Kron MA. Contrasting Wuchereria bancrofti microfilaria rates in two Mangyan-populated Philippine villages. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2004 Jul; 71(1):17-23. PMID: 15238683.
      View in: PubMed
    12. Torres EP, Ramirez BL, Salazar F, Pasay MC, Alamares JG, Santiago ML, Hafalla JC. Detection of bancroftian filariasis in human blood samples from Sorsogon province, the Philippines by polymerase chain reaction. Parasitol Res. 2001 Aug; 87(8):677-9. PMID: 11511008.
      View in: PubMed
    13. Kron M, Walker E, Hernandez L, Torres E, Libranda-Ramirez B. Lymphatic filariasis in the Philippines. Parasitol Today. 2000 Aug; 16(8):329-33. PMID: 10900480.
      View in: PubMed
    14. Hernandez MG, Hafalla JC, Acosta LP, Aligui FF, Aligui GD, Ramirez BL, Dunne DW, Santiago ML. Paramyosin is a major target of the human IgA response against Schistosoma japonicum. Parasite Immunol. 1999 Dec; 21(12):641-7. PMID: 10583866.
      View in: PubMed
    15. Olds GR, King C, Hewlett J, Olveda R, Wu G, Ouma J, Peters P, McGarvey S, Odhiambo O, Koech D, Liu CY, Aligui G, Gachihi G, Kombe Y, Parraga I, Ramirez B, Whalen C, Horton RJ, Reeve P. Double-blind placebo-controlled study of concurrent administration of albendazole and praziquantel in schoolchildren with schistosomiasis and geohelminths. J Infect Dis. 1999 Apr; 179(4):996-1003. PMID: 10068597.
      View in: PubMed
    16. Hafalla JC, Alamares JG, Acosta LP, Dunne DW, Ramirez BL, Santiago ML. Molecular identification of a 21.7 kDa schistosoma japonicum antigen as a target of the human IgE response. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 1999 Jan 05; 98(1):157-61. PMID: 10029318.
      View in: PubMed
    17. Santiago ML, Hafalla JC, Kurtis JD, Aligui GL, Wiest PM, Olveda RM, Olds GR, Dunne DW, Ramirez BL. Identification of the Schistosoma japonicum 22.6-kDa antigen as a major target of the human IgE response: similarity of IgE-binding epitopes to allergen peptides. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 1998 Oct; 117(2):94-104. PMID: 9784652.
      View in: PubMed
    18. Hafalla JC, Santiago ML, Pasay MC, Ramirez BL, Gozar MM, Saul A, Kaslow DC. Minimal variation in the Pfs28 ookinete antigen from Philippine field isolates of Plasmodium falciparum. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 1997 Jul; 87(1):97-9. PMID: 9233677.
      View in: PubMed
    19. Webster M, Libranda-Ramirez BD, Aligui GD, Olveda RM, Ouma JH, Kariuki HC, Kimani G, Olds GR, Fulford AJ, Butterworth AE, Dunne DW. The influence of sex and age on antibody isotype responses to Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma japonicum in human populations in Kenya and the Philippines. Parasitology. 1997 Apr; 114 ( Pt 4):383-93. PMID: 9107025.
      View in: PubMed
    20. Kurtis JD, Ramirez BL, Wiest PM, Dong KL, El-Meanawy A, Petzke MM, Johnson JH, Edmison J, Maier RA, Olds GR. Identification and molecular cloning of a 67-kilodalton protein in Schistosoma japonicum homologous to a family of actin-binding proteins. Infect Immun. 1997 Jan; 65(1):344-7. PMID: 8975937.
      View in: PubMed
    21. Olds GR, Olveda R, Wu G, Wiest P, McGarvey S, Aligui G, Zhang S, Ramirez B, Daniel B, Peters P, Romulo R, Fevidal P, Tiu W, Yuan J, Domingo E, Blas B. Immunity and morbidity in schistosomiasis japonicum infection. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 1996 Nov; 55(5 Suppl):121-6. PMID: 8940965.
      View in: PubMed
    22. Wisnewski AV, Olds GR, Johnson JH, Ramirez B, Kresina TF. Function and expression of a human idiotypic network in Schistosomiasis japonica. Parasite Immunol. 1996 Sep; 18(9):439-47. PMID: 9226679.
      View in: PubMed
    23. Olveda RM, Daniel BL, Ramirez BD, Aligui GD, Acosta LP, Fevidal P, Tiu E, de Veyra F, Peters PA, Romulo R, Domingo E, Wiest PM, Olds GR. Schistosomiasis japonica in the Philippines: the long-term impact of population-based chemotherapy on infection, transmission, and morbidity. J Infect Dis. 1996 Jul; 174(1):163-72. PMID: 8655987.
      View in: PubMed
    24. Ramirez BL, Kurtis JD, Wiest PM, Arias P, Aligui F, Acosta L, Peters P, Olds GR. Paramyosin: a candidate vaccine antigen against Schistosoma japonicum. Parasite Immunol. 1996 Jan; 18(1):49-52. PMID: 9223156.
      View in: PubMed
    25. Kresina TF, Cheever LW, Chireau M, Johnson J, Ramirez B, Peters P, Olds GR. Human EBV-transformed lymphocytes of patients with Schistosoma japonicum infection secrete idiotypically related immunoregulatory antibodies. Clin Immunol Immunopathol. 1992 Dec; 65(3):325-9. PMID: 1333380.
      View in: PubMed
    26. Kresina TF, Guan XH, Posner M, Ramirez B, Olds GR. Comparison of immune repertoires of Chinese and Philippine patients infected with Schistosoma japonicum. Infect Immun. 1991 Dec; 59(12):4698-700. PMID: 1718879.
      View in: PubMed
    27. Wiest PM, Wisnewski AV, Johnson JH, Ramirez B, Kresina TF, Olds GR. Screening of murine monoclonal antibodies against living schistosomula of Schistosoma mansoni by radioimmunoassay. Int J Parasitol. 1991 Jul; 21(4):449-54. PMID: 1917285.
      View in: PubMed
    Ramirez's Networks
    Click the "See All" links for more information and interactive visualizations!
    Concepts Expand Description
    _
    Co-Authors Expand Description
    _
    Similar People Expand Description
    _
    Physical Neighbors Expand Description
    _