Volume 38
Number 5
September 2007


Table of Contents
Research note. Assessment of in vitro antimalarial interactions between dihydroartemisinin and fosmidomycin  
W Chaijaroenkul, P Pruktal, P Muhamad, K Na-Bangchang 791
Case reports. Cystic echinococcosis in Thailand with a special note on detection by serology in one family  
N Morakote, K Thamprasert, B Lojanapiwat, M Muttarak 796
Predatory efficiency of the sewage drain inhabiting larvae of Toxorhynchites splendens Wiedemann on Culex quinquefasciatus Say and Armigeres subalbatus (Coquillett) larvae  
G Aditya, S Bhattacharyya, N Kundu, PK Kar, GK Saha 799
Case report. Cutaneous allergic vasculitis due to Solenopsis geminata (Hymenoptera : Formicidae) envenomation in Indonesia  
D Knight, MJ Bangs 808
Surveillance of subtype and genetic variation of the circulating strains of HIV-1 in Thailand  
P Wirachsilp, W Kantakamalakul, S Foongladda, T Chuenchitra, S Kohriangudom, N Athipanyasilp, S Tanprasertsuk, M Gasitrong, R Sutthent 814
Evaluation of a practical method to assess antiretroviral adherence in HIV-infected Thai children  
N Plipat, U Kottapat, C Komoltri, J Voradilokkul, W Anansakunwatt, P Chearskul, K Lapphra, W Phongsamart, S Chearskul, K Chokephaibulkit, N Vanprapar 828
Research note. Prevalence of human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) gB genotypes in Thai patients  
P Bhattarakosol, S Chantaraarphonkun 835
Effectiveness of influenza vaccination in prevention of influenza-like illness among inhabitants of old folk homes  
l Isahak, AA Mahayiddin, R Ismail 841
Efficacy of pulsed dyed laser (585 nm) in the treatment of molluscum contagiosum subtype 1  
S Chatproedprai, K Suwannakarn, S Wananukul, A Theamboonlers, Y Poovorawan 849
Occurrence of qacE/qacE ∆1 genes and their correlation with class 1 integrons in Salmonella enterica isolates from poultry and swine  
R Chuanchuen, S Khemtong, P Padungtod 855
Changing patterns of antimicrobial susceptibility of Shigella serotypes isolated from children with acute diarrhea in Manipal, South India, a 5 year study  
B Mamatha, BR Pusapati, C Rituparna 863
Case report. Aeromonas hydrophila wound infection following a tiger bite in Nepal  
JM Easow, R Tuladhar 867
Examination of diarrheal stools in Hat Yai City, South Thailand, for Escherichia coli O157 and other diarrheagenic Escherichia coli using immunomagnetic separation and PCR method  
S Kalnauwakul, M Phengmak, U Kongmuang, Y Nakaguchi, M Nishibuchi 871
Research note. Detection of VACA gene specific for Helicobactor pylori in hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma specimens of Thai patients  
K Leelawat, N Suksumek, S Leelawat, U Lek-Uthai 881
Research note. Roseomonas gilardii subsp rosea, a pink bacterium associated with bacteremia: the first case in Thailand  
S Srifuengfung, P Tharavichitkul, S Pumprueg, C Tribuddharat 886
Research note. Sensitive detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii DNA in gastric wash using nested polymerase chain reaction  
S Limawongpranee, D Wanachiwanawin, K Chokephaibulkit, J Onchrotchanakun, P Lertlaituan, S Wankhom 892
Role of interleukin-3 and signaling pathways on β-thalassemia/HbE erythroid progenitor cell in culture  
DI Tanyong, P Winichagoon, D Siripin, W Seevakool, S Fucharoen 897
Correlations in survivin expression with the expression of p53 and bcl-2 in invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast  
FS Al-Joudi, ZA Iskandar, AK Imran 904
Research note. Plasma D-dimer levels in patients with typhoid fever  
K Ohnishi, F Nakamura-Uchiyama and N Komiya 911
Case report. Socioeconomic considerations regarding a land mine victim with maxillofacial injuries  
EK Shidara, M Hosoda, S Vuty, T Toriumi, K Seto 913
Effects of tobacco smoking on alpha-2-macroglobulin and some biochemical parameters in Thai males  
K Suriyaprom, T Harnroongroj, P Namjuntra, Y Chantaranipapong, R Tungtrongchitr 918
Antenatal care procedures and information reported by women in three rural areas of Vietnam  
LT Thuy Trinh, MJ Dibley, J Byles 927
Social support among elderly in Khon Kean Province, Thailand  
P Kuhirunyaratn, S Pongpanich, R Somrongthong, EJ Love, RS Chapman 936
Research note. The incidence of hypertension among a select population of adults in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria  
ZM Ofuya 947
Obituary 950