Volume 42
Number 6
November 2011


Table of Contents  
Factors associated with acute renal failure in falciparum malaria infected patients  
N Tangpukdee, SB Omar Elshiekh, W Phumratanaprapin, S Krudsood, P Wilairatana 1305
Humoral immune responses to Plasmodium vivax subtelomeric transmembrane proteins in Thailand  
T Sungkapong, R Culleton, K Yahata, M Tachibana, R Ruengveerayuth, R Udomsangpetch, M Torii, T Tsuboi, J Sattabongkot, O Kaneko, K Chotivanich 1313
Research note. High prevalence of pfcrt K76T mutants among Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Sabah, Malaysia  
NA Norahmad, NR Abdullah, N Yaccob, J Jelip, JF Dony, K Faiz Ruslan, L Hakim Sulaiman, HM Sidek, H Noedl, Z Ismail 1322
Morphological characteristics of developmental stages of Acanthamoeba and Naegleria species before and after staining by various techniques  
I Ithoi, A-F Ahmad, JW Mak, V Nissapatorn, Y-L Lau, R Mahmud 1327
Comparison of three antigen preparations to detect trichinellosis in live swine using IgG-ELISA  
M Tattiyapong, U Chaisri, M Vongpakorn, MT Anantaphruti, P Dekumyoy 1339
Research note. Microfilaria and filarial granulomas from fine needle aspirates: a study of 25 cases  
SK Andola, A Akshatha Naik 1351
Case report. A rare case of ocular onchocerciasis in India  
P Barua, A Sharma, NK Hazarika, N Barua, S Bhuyan, ST Alam 1359
Review. Serological and molecular tools to detect neurologic parasitic zoonoses in rural Cameroon  
A Nkouawa, Y Sako, R Moyou-Somo, A Ito 1365
Demodicosis among university medical students in Malaysia and the effects of facial cleanser and moisturizer usage  
Noor Hayati MI, Loh WL, Gee HF, Abdul Malek M, Nurasilah R, Nur Izzati R, Siti Nor Azreen AM, Syamsa Rizal A 1375
Utility of a set of conserved mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase subunit I gene primers for Mansonia annulata identification  
C Rueanghiran, C Apiwathnasorn, P Sangthong, Y Samung, J Ruangsittichai 1381
Research note. Competitive suppression between chikungunya and dengue virus in Aedes albopictus C6/36 cell line  
R Potiwat, N Komalamisra, U Thavara, A Tawatsin, P Siriyasatien 1388
Distribution of cave-dwelling phlebotomine sand flies and their nocturnal and diurnal activity in Phitsanulok Province, Thailand  
R Polseela, A Vitta, S Nateeworanart, C Apiwathnasorn 1395
Cavernicolous species of phlebotomine sand flies from Kanchanaburi Province, with an updated species list for Thailand  
C Apiwathnasorn, Y Samung, S Prummongkol, A Phayakaphon, C Panasopolkul 1405
Research note. Hepatitis B among pregnant women attending health care facilities in rural Bangladesh  
Md Shamsuzzaman, P Singhasivanon, J Kaewkungwal, S Lawpoolsri, P Tangkijvanich, RV Gibbons, M Rahman, ASM Alamgir, MA Mahtab 1410
Effectiveness of fixed-dose combination stavudine, lamivudine and nevirapine (GPO-VIR) for treatment of naïve HIV patients in Thailand: a 3-year follow-up  
V Desakorn, BM Karmacharya, V Thanachartwet, NL Kyaw, S Tansuphaswadikul, D Sahassananda, J Dhitavat, W Maek-a-nantawat, P Pitisuttithum 1414
Research note. Establishment of a molecular diagnostic system for detecting human papillomavirus in clinical samples in Sri Lanka  
R Uthayaruban, N Fernandopulle 1423
Investigating user-friendliness of the sexual and reproductive health services among youth in Botswana  
C Lesedi, ME Hoque, B Ntuli-Ngcobo 1431
Tuberculosis treatment with mobile-phone medication reminders in northern Thailand  
P Kunawararak, S Pongpanich, S Chantawong, P Pokaew, P Traisathit, K Srithanaviboonchai, T Plipat 1444
Efficient heterologous expression and one-step purification of fully active C-terminal histidine-tagged uridine monophosphate kinase from Mycobacterium tuberculosis  
P Penpassakarn, P Chaiyen, P Palittapongarnpim 1452
Effect of BCG vaccination and non-tuberculous Mycobacterium infection on interferon gamma specific assay and a tuberculin skin test among children with a tuberculosis contact in Surabaya, Indonesia  
L Setiawati, A Endaryanto, A Kusumadewi, P Lestari 1460
Case report. Shock and tuberculous enteritis in a non-HIV infected healthy man  
H-Y Chen, Y-S Chen, SS-J Lee, H-C Tsai 1469
Research note. Widespread presence of dfrA12 and its association with dfrA12-aadA2 cassette in Salmonella enterica isolates from swine  
P Padungtod, C Tribuddharat, R Chuanchuen 1471
Antibiogram and genotyping of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from human, animal, plant, water and soil sources in North India  
R Janam, AK Gulati, G Nath 1477
Evaluation of loop-mediated isothermal amplification method for detecting enterotoxin A gene of Staphylococcus aureus in pork  
T Suwanampai, K Pattaragulvanit, P Pattanamahakul, O Sutheinkul, K Okada, T Honda, J Thaniyavarn 1489
Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus among university students in Thailand  
T Kitti, K Boonyonying, S Sitthisak 1498
Epidemiology of adult candidemia at Chiang Mai University Hospital  
R Chaiwarith, P Ounbang, C Khamwan, N Nuntachit, T Sirisanthana, K Supparatpinyo 1505
Decreased retinol transport proteins in Thai post-menopausal women with osteoporosis  
C Chupeerach, T Harnroongroj, B Phonrat, A Tungtrongchitr , FJ Schweigert, R Tungtrongchitr, S Preutthipan 1515
Urinary and blood cadmium levels in relation to types of food and water intake and smoking status in a Thai population residing in cadmium-contaminated areas in Mae Sot  
K Boonprasert, P Kongjam, P Limpatanachote, R Ruengweerayut, K Na-Bangchang 1521
Illicit cigarette trade in Thailand  
P Pavananunt 1531
Association between mandatory seatbelt laws and road traffic injuries in Iran  
H Soori, A Nasermoadeli, E Ainy, SA Hassani, MR Mehmandar 1540
Knowledge and practice of travel medicine among primary health care physicians in Qatar  
M Al-Hajri, A Bener, O Balbaid, E Eljack 1546
Author index 1553
Subject index 1560
Acknowledgements 1563
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