Volume 41
Number 4
July 2010


Table of Contents  
Optimizing the culture of Plasmodium falciparum in hollow fiber bioreactors  
P Preechapornkul, K Chotivanich, M Imwong, AM Dondorp, SJ Lee, NPJ Day, NJ White, S Pukrittayakamee 761
Prevalence and genotyping of Cryptosporidium spp from dairy cow fecal samples in western Thailand  
T Inpankaew, T Jiyipong, N Pinyopanuwat, W Chimnoi, RCA Thompson, S Jittapalapong 770
Comparison of Pouzolzia indica methanolic extract and Virkon® against cysts of Acanthamoeba spp  
K Roongruangchai, T Kummalue, T Sookkua, J Roongruangchai 776
Application of recombinant Smr-domain containing protein of Angiostrongylus cantonensis in immunoblot diagnosis of human angiostrongyliasis  
A Vitta, TP Yoshino, T Kalambaheti, C Komalamisra, J Waikagul, J Ruangsittichai, P Dekumyoy 785
A single dose of doxycycline in combination with diethylcarbamazine for treatment of bancroftian filariasis  
V Sanprasert, A Sujariyakul, S Nuchprayoon 800
Iso-electricfocusing of Bithynia snail antigens for IgG- and IgG1-4 -ELISA detection of human opisthorchiasis  
W Pakdee, J Waikagul, T Kalambaheti, A Ito, P Dekumyoy 813
Habitat characterization and mapping of Anopheles maculatus (Theobald) mosquito larvae in malaria endemic areas in Kuala Lipis, Pahang, Malaysia  
A Rohani, WMA Wan Najdah, I Zamree, AH Azahari, I Mohd Noor, H Rahimi, HL Lee 821
Insect repellent activity of medicinal plant oils against Aedes aegypti (Linn.), Anopheles minimus (Theobald) and Culex quinquefasciatus Say based on protection time and biting rate  
S Phasomkusolsil, M Soonwera 831
Geo-database use to promote dengue infection prevention and control  
J Wongbutdee, A Chaikoolvatana, W Saengnill, N Krasuaythong, S Phuphak 841
The impact of a program for strengthening dengue hemorrhagic fever case management on the clinical outcome of dengue hemorrhagic fever patients  
S Mayurasakorn, N Suttipun 858
Case report. Dengue hemorrhagic fever presenting with acute pancreatitis  
CN Wijekoon, PWMCSB Wijekoon 864
Intrahepatic HBV DNA and covalently closed circular DNA (cccDNA) levels in patients positive for anti-HBc and negative for HBsAg  
R Chaiteerakij, P Komolmit, P Sa-nguanmoo, Y Poovorawan 867
Immunogenicity of HBV vaccine during stated shelf-life  
NG Gloriani, K Srinivasa, HL Bock, B Hoet 876
The private demand for HIB vaccination in a probable low HIB disease incidence country: Thailand 2006  
C Muangchana, D Bishai 883
Case report. A butterfly shaped alveolar hemorrhage caused by cytomegalovirus  
A Çiledag, D Karnak, O Kayacan 900
Antibiosis of Burkholderia ubonensis against Burkholderia pseudomallei, the causative agent for melioidosis  
K Marshall, S Shakya, AR Greenhill, G Padilla, A Baker, JM Warner 904
Status of VI gene, its expression and salmonella pathogenicity island (SPI-7) in Salmonella Typhi in India  
P Maurya, AK Gulati, G Nath 913
Preliminary report of SCCmec-types and antimicrobial susceptibilities of methicillinresistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from a university hospital in Thailand  
A Lulitanond, A Chanawong, P Sribenjalux, C Wilailuckana, W Kaewkes, M Vorachit, T Ito, K Hiramatsu 920
Case series. Rhinofacial entomophthoramycosis; a case series and review of the literature  
J Leopairut, N Larbcharoensub, W Cheewaruangroj, S Sungkanuparph, B Sathapatayavongs 928
Prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver in a hypercholesterolemic population of northwestern peninsular Malaysia  
E Magosso, MA Ansari, Y Gopalan, MR Abu Bakar, NA Karim Khan, JW Wong, BH Ng, KH Yuen, I Lutfi Shuaib, K Nesaretnam 936
Self-efficacy, self-care behaviors and glycemic control among type-2 diabetes patients attending two private clinics in Yangon, Myanmar  
S Wynn Nyunt, N Howteerakul, N Suwannapong, T Rajatanun 943
HIV/AIDS-related knowledge, attitudes and perceptions: a cross-sectional household survey  
CM Naing, M Hakim, DAT Yee, RM Koo, CY Tan, KJ Kong, SSS Kuan 952
Development of a model for parent-adolescent daughter communication about sexuality  
S Siriarunrat, P Lapvongwatana, A Powwattana, P Leerapan 961
Blood pressure control among diabetic hypertensives under cardiology follow-up at a regional hospital in rural Malaysia  
SMS Azarisman, A Aszrin, AO Marzuki, NNA Fatnoon, A Hilmi, MH Hadzri, PH Ngow, A Shah, MY Rathor, AR Jamalludin 973
G6PD enzyme activity in normal term Malaysian neonates and adults using a OSMMR2000-D KIT with Hb normalization  
RZ Azma, N Hidayati, NR Farisah, NH Hamidah, O Ainoon 982
Iodine deficiency disorder among pregnant women in a tertiary care hospital of Kolkata, India  
I Chakraborty, P Mazumdar, PS Chakraborty, G Chattopadhyay, K Bhowmick 989
Prevalence and factors affecting the use of tobacco, alcohol and addictive substance among university students in eastern Turkey  
S Erhan Deveci, Y Açik, A Ferdane Oguzöncül, F Deveci 996
Factors influencing the declining trend of vasectomy in Sichuan, China  
N Cui, X Liu, X Pan, Q Yang, M Li 1008
Potentially hazardous environmental factors for poisoning in rural Vietnam: a community-based survey  
HT Hung, J Höjer, NT Du 1021