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    1. Mulindwa J, Mercé C, Matovu E, Enyaru J, Clayton C. Transcriptomes of newly-isolated Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense reveal hundreds of mRNAs that are co-regulated with stumpy-form markers. BMC Genomics. 2015 Dec 29; 16:1118. PMID: 26715446; PMCID: PMC4696300.
    2. Echodu R, Sistrom M, Bateta R, Murilla G, Okedi L, Aksoy S, Enyioha C, Enyaru J, Opiyo E, Gibson W, Caccone A. Genetic diversity and population structure of Trypanosoma brucei in Uganda: implications for the epidemiology of sleeping sickness and Nagana. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Feb; 9(2):e0003353. PMID: 25695634; PMCID: PMC4335064.
    3. Mulindwa J, Fadda A, Merce C, Matovu E, Enyaru J, Clayton C. Methods to determine the transcriptomes of trypanosomes in mixtures with mammalian cells: the effects of parasite purification and selective cDNA amplification. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Apr; 8(4):e2806. PMID: 24743343; PMCID: PMC3990519.
    4. Echodu R, Sistrom M, Hyseni C, Enyaru J, Okedi L, Aksoy S, Caccone A. Genetically distinct Glossina fuscipes fuscipes populations in the Lake Kyoga region of Uganda and its relevance for human African trypanosomiasis. Biomed Res Int. 2013; 2013:614721. PMID: 24199195; PMCID: PMC3807537.
    5. Eyford BA, Ahmad R, Enyaru JC, Carr SA, Pearson TW. Identification of Trypanosome proteins in plasma from African sleeping sickness patients infected with T. b. rhodesiense. PLoS One. 2013; 8(8):e71463. PMID: 23951171; PMCID: PMC3738533.
    6. Malele II, Ouma JO, Enyaru JC, Matovu E, Alibu V, Auma JE, Onyoyo SG, Bateta R, Changasi RE, Mukiria PW, Ndung'u K, Gitonga PK, Mwaniki LM, Nyingilili HS, Lyaruu EA, Kapange LA, Kamau PK, Masiga DK. Comparative diagnostic and analytical performance of PCR and LAMP-based trypanosome detection methods estimated using pooled whole tsetse flies and midguts. Vet Parasitol. 2013 Nov 08; 197(3-4):549-56. PMID: 23796572.
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    7. Tiberti N, Lejon V, Hainard A, Courtioux B, Robin X, Turck N, Kristensson K, Matovu E, Enyaru JC, Mumba Ngoyi D, Krishna S, Bisser S, Ndung'u JM, Büscher P, Sanchez JC. Neopterin is a cerebrospinal fluid marker for treatment outcome evaluation in patients affected by Trypanosoma brucei gambiense sleeping sickness. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013; 7(2):e2088. PMID: 23469311; PMCID: PMC3585011.
    8. Permanent genetic resources added to molecular ecology resources database 1 October 2012-30 November 2012. Mol Ecol Resour. 2013 Mar; 13(2):341-3. PMID: 23356940.
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    9. Tiberti N, Matovu E, Hainard A, Enyaru JC, Lejon V, Robin X, Turck N, Ngoyi DM, Krishna S, Bisser S, Courtioux B, Büscher P, Kristensson K, Ndung'u JM, Sanchez JC. New biomarkers for stage determination in Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense sleeping sickness patients. Clin Transl Med. 2013 Jan 07; 2(1):1. PMID: 23369533; PMCID: PMC3561069.
    10. Tiberti N, Hainard A, Lejon V, Courtioux B, Matovu E, Enyaru JC, Robin X, Turck N, Kristensson K, Ngoyi DM, Vatunga GM, Krishna S, Büscher P, Bisser S, Ndung'u JM, Sanchez JC. Cerebrospinal fluid neopterin as marker of the meningo-encephalitic stage of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense sleeping sickness. PLoS One. 2012; 7(7):e40909. PMID: 22815865; PMCID: PMC3399808.
    11. Balyeidhusa AS, Kironde FA, Enyaru JC. Apparent lack of a domestic animal reservoir in Gambiense sleeping sickness in northwest Uganda. Vet Parasitol. 2012 Jun 08; 187(1-2):157-67. PMID: 22245071.
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    12. Muturi CN, Ouma JO, Malele II, Ngure RM, Rutto JJ, Mithöfer KM, Enyaru J, Masiga DK. Tracking the feeding patterns of tsetse flies (Glossina genus) by analysis of bloodmeals using mitochondrial cytochromes genes. PLoS One. 2011 Feb 28; 6(2):e17284. PMID: 21386971; PMCID: PMC3046180.
    13. Njiru ZK, Traub R, Ouma JO, Enyaru JC, Matovu E. Detection of Group 1 Trypanosoma brucei gambiense by loop-mediated isothermal amplification. J Clin Microbiol. 2011 Apr; 49(4):1530-6. PMID: 21307218; PMCID: PMC3122822.
    14. Hainard A, Tiberti N, Robin X, Ngoyi DM, Matovu E, Enyaru JC, Müller M, Turck N, Ndung'u JM, Lejon V, Sanchez JC. Matrix metalloproteinase-9 and intercellular adhesion molecule 1 are powerful staging markers for human African trypanosomiasis. Trop Med Int Health. 2011 Jan; 16(1):119-26. PMID: 20958893.
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    15. Tiberti N, Hainard A, Lejon V, Robin X, Ngoyi DM, Turck N, Matovu E, Enyaru J, Ndung'u JM, Scherl A, Dayon L, Sanchez JC. Discovery and verification of osteopontin and Beta-2-microglobulin as promising markers for staging human African trypanosomiasis. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2010 Dec; 9(12):2783-95. PMID: 20724469; PMCID: PMC3101862.
    16. Enyaru JC, Ouma JO, Malele II, Matovu E, Masiga DK. Landmarks in the evolution of technologies for identifying trypanosomes in tsetse flies. Trends Parasitol. 2010 Aug; 26(8):388-94. PMID: 20542733.
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    17. Beadell JS, Hyseni C, Abila PP, Azabo R, Enyaru JC, Ouma JO, Mohammed YO, Okedi LM, Aksoy S, Caccone A. Phylogeography and population structure of Glossina fuscipes fuscipes in Uganda: implications for control of tsetse. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Mar 16; 4(3):e636. PMID: 20300518; PMCID: PMC2838784.
    18. Njiru ZK, Ouma JO, Enyaru JC, Dargantes AP. Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) test for detection of Trypanosoma evansi strain B. Exp Parasitol. 2010 Jul; 125(3):196-201. PMID: 20109454.
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    19. Hainard A, Tiberti N, Robin X, Lejon V, Ngoyi DM, Matovu E, Enyaru JC, Fouda C, Ndung'u JM, Lisacek F, Müller M, Turck N, Sanchez JC. A combined CXCL10, CXCL8 and H-FABP panel for the staging of human African trypanosomiasis patients. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2009 Jun 16; 3(6):e459. PMID: 19554086; PMCID: PMC2696178.
    20. Abila PP, Slotman MA, Parmakelis A, Dion KB, Robinson AS, Muwanika VB, Enyaru JC, Okedi LM, Lokedi LM, Aksoy S, Caccone A. High levels of genetic differentiation between Ugandan Glossina fuscipes fuscipes populations separated by Lake Kyoga. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2008 May 28; 2(5):e242. PMID: 18509474; PMCID: PMC2386243.
    21. Njiru ZK, Mikosza AS, Armstrong T, Enyaru JC, Ndung'u JM, Thompson AR. Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) method for rapid detection of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2008 Feb 06; 2(1):e147. PMID: 18253475; PMCID: PMC2238707.
    22. Nerima B, Matovu E, Lubega GW, Enyaru JC. Detection of mutant P2 adenosine transporter (TbAT1) gene in Trypanosoma brucei gambiense isolates from northwest Uganda using allele-specific polymerase chain reaction. Trop Med Int Health. 2007 Nov; 12(11):1361-8. PMID: 18045263.
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    23. Njiru ZK, Mikosza AS, Matovu E, Enyaru JC, Ouma JO, Kibona SN, Thompson RC, Ndung'u JM. African trypanosomiasis: sensitive and rapid detection of the sub-genus Trypanozoon by loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) of parasite DNA. Int J Parasitol. 2008 Apr; 38(5):589-99. PMID: 17991469.
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    24. Enyaru JC, Matovu E, Nerima B, Akol M, Sebikali C. Detection of T.b. rhodesiense trypanosomes in humans and domestic animals in south east Uganda by amplification of serum resistance-associated gene. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2006 Oct; 1081:311-9. PMID: 17135530.
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    25. Matovu E, Stewart ML, Geiser F, Brun R, Mäser P, Wallace LJ, Burchmore RJ, Enyaru JC, Barrett MP, Kaminsky R, Seebeck T, de Koning HP. Mechanisms of arsenical and diamidine uptake and resistance in Trypanosoma brucei. Eukaryot Cell. 2003 Oct; 2(5):1003-8. PMID: 14555482; PMCID: PMC219364.
    26. Matovu E, Geiser F, Schneider V, Mäser P, Enyaru JC, Kaminsky R, Gallati S, Seebeck T. Genetic variants of the TbAT1 adenosine transporter from African trypanosomes in relapse infections following melarsoprol therapy. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2001 Sep 28; 117(1):73-81. PMID: 11551633.
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    27. Matovu E, Seebeck T, Enyaru JC, Kaminsky R. Drug resistance in Trypanosoma brucei spp., the causative agents of sleeping sickness in man and nagana in cattle. Microbes Infect. 2001 Jul; 3(9):763-70. PMID: 11489425.
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    28. Matovu E, Enyaru JC, Legros D, Schmid C, Seebeck T, Kaminsky R. Melarsoprol refractory T. b. gambiense from Omugo, north-western Uganda. Trop Med Int Health. 2001 May; 6(5):407-11. PMID: 11348535.
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    29. Kyambadde JW, Enyaru JC, Matovu E, Odiit M, Carasco JF. Detection of trypanosomes in suspected sleeping sickness patients in Uganda using the polymerase chain reaction. Bull World Health Organ. 2000; 78(1):119-24. PMID: 10686746; PMCID: PMC2560604.
    30. Enyaru JC, Odiit M, Winyi-Kaboyo R, Sebikali CG, Matovu E, Okitoi D, Olaho-Mukani W. Evidence for the occurrence of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense sleeping sickness outside the traditional focus in south-eastern Uganda. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 1999 Dec; 93(8):817-22. PMID: 10715675.
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    31. Legros D, Evans S, Maiso F, Enyaru JC, Mbulamberi D. Risk factors for treatment failure after melarsoprol for Trypanosoma brucei gambiense trypanosomiasis in Uganda. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 1999 Jul-Aug; 93(4):439-42. PMID: 10674099.
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    32. Akol MN, Olaho-Mukani W, Odiit M, Enyaru JC, Matovu E, Magona J, Okitoi ND. Trypanosomosis agglutination card test for Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense sleeping sickness. East Afr Med J. 1999 Jan; 76(1):38-41. PMID: 10442147.
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    33. Enyaru JC, Matovu E, Akol M, Sebikali C, Kyambadde J, Schmidt C, Brun R, Kaminsky R, Ogwal LM, Kansiime F. Parasitological detection of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense in serologically negative sleeping-sickness suspects from north-western Uganda. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 1998 Dec; 92(8):845-50. PMID: 10396344.
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    34. Enyaru JC, Matovu E, Lubega GW, Kaminsky R. Response of a T. b. rhodesiense stock with reduced drug susceptibility in vitro to treatment in mice and cattle. Acta Trop. 1998 Jun; 69(3):261-9. PMID: 9638278.
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    35. Odiit M, Kansiime F, Enyaru JC. Duration of symptoms and case fatality of sleeping sickness caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense in Tororo, Uganda. East Afr Med J. 1997 Dec; 74(12):792-5. PMID: 9557424.
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    36. Iten M, Mett H, Evans A, Enyaru JC, Brun R, Kaminsky R. Alterations in ornithine decarboxylase characteristics account for tolerance of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense to D,L-alpha-difluoromethylornithine. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1997 Sep; 41(9):1922-5. PMID: 9303385; PMCID: PMC164036.
    37. Matovu E, Iten M, Enyaru JC, Schmid C, Lubega GW, Brun R, Kaminsky R. Susceptibility of Ugandan Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense isolated from man and animal reservoirs to diminazene, isometamidium and melarsoprol. Trop Med Int Health. 1997 Jan; 2(1):13-8. PMID: 9018298.
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    38. Enyaru JC, Matovu E, Odiit M, Okedi LA, Rwendeire AJ, Stevens JR. Genetic diversity in Trypanosoma (Trypanozoon) brucei isolates from mainland and Lake Victoria island populations in south-eastern Uganda: epidemiological and control implications. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 1997 Jan; 91(1):107-13. PMID: 9093436.
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    39. Degen R, Pospichal H, Enyaru J, Jenni L. Sexual compatibility among Trypanosoma brucei isolates from an epidemic area in southeastern Uganda. Parasitol Res. 1995; 81(3):253-7. PMID: 7770432.
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    40. Enyaru JC, Stevens JR, Odiit M, Okuna NM, Carasco JF. Isoenzyme comparison of Trypanozoon isolates from two sleeping sickness areas of south-eastern Uganda. Acta Trop. 1993 Nov; 55(3):97-115. PMID: 7903841.
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    41. Enyaru JC, Allingham R, Bromidge T, Kanmogne GD, Carasco JF. The isolation and genetic heterogeneity of Trypanosoma brucei gambiense from north-west Uganda. Acta Trop. 1993 Jun; 54(1):31-9. PMID: 8103626.
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    42. Enyaru JC, Odiit M, Gashumba JK, Carasco JF, Rwendeire AJ. Characterization by isoenzyme electrophoresis of Trypanozoon stocks from sleeping sickness endemic areas of south-east Uganda. Bull World Health Organ. 1992; 70(5):631-6. PMID: 1464150; PMCID: PMC2393361.
    43. Itazi OK, Enyaru JC. The nature of proteins excreted in the urine of rabbits infected with T. brucei subgroup organisms. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 1973; 67(2):263. PMID: 4784073.
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