Benedikt Ley

Menzies School of Health Research, PhD

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Research interests

I work at the Menzies School of Health Reserach and am interested in the interaction of the G6PD enzyme deficiency and the malaria parasite Plasmodium vivax in the human host. In addition I assess G6PD deficiency as a risk factor in standard malaria treatment.

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Research Output 2008 2019

  • 35 Article
  • 2 Meeting Abstract
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 2 Review article
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The assessment of gestational age: A comparison of different methods from a malaria pregnancy cohort in sub-Saharan Africa 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1114 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine

Unger, H., Thriemer, K., Ley, B., Tinto, H., Traoré, M., Valea, I., Tagbor, H., Antwi, G., Gbekor, P., Nambozi, M., Kabuya, J. B. B., Mulenga, M., Mwapasa, V., Chapotera, G., Madanitsa, M., Rulisa, S., De Crop, M., Claeys, Y., Ravinetto, R. & D'Alessandro, U., 8 Jan 2019, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 19, 1, 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Pubic Bone
Reproductive Medicine
Africa South of the Sahara
Gestational Age
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Comparison of glucose-6 phosphate dehydrogenase status by fluorescent spot test and rapid diagnostic test in Lao PDR and Cambodia

Henriques, G., Phommasone, K., Tripura, R., Peto, T. J., Raut, S., Snethlage, C., Sambo, I., Sanann, N., Nguon, C., Adhikari, B., Pongvongsa, T., Imwong, M., Von Seidlein, L., Day, N. P., White, N. J., Dondorp, A. M., Newton, P., Ley, B. & Mayxay, M., 22 Jun 2018, In : Malaria Journal. 17, p. 1-7 7 p., 243.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase
Routine Diagnostic Tests
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Field evaluation of quantitative point of care diagnostics to measure glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity

Alam, M. S., Kibria, M. G., Jahan, N., Thriemer, K., Hossain, M. S., Douglas, N. M., Phru, C. S., Khan, W. A., Price, R. N. & Ley, B., 2 Nov 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 11, p. 1-13 13 p., e0206331.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Point-of-Care Systems
Glucosephosphate Dehydrogenase
glucose-6-phosphate 1-dehydrogenase
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Low risk of recurrence following artesunate-Sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine plus primaquine for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax infections in the Republic of the Sudan

Hamid, M. M. A., Thriemer, K., Elobied, M. E., Mahgoub, N. S., Boshara, S. A., Elsafi, H. M. H., Gumaa, S. A., Hamid, T., Abdelbagi, H., Basheir, H. M., Marfurt, J., Chen, I., Gosling, R., Price, R. N. & Ley, B., 16 Mar 2018, In : Malaria Journal. 17, 1, p. 1-14 14 p., 117.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Plasmodium vivax
Plasmodium falciparum
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Quantifying primaquine effectiveness and improving adherence: A round table discussion of the APMEN Vivax Working Group

Thriemer, K., Bobogare, A., Ley, B., Gudo, C. S., Alam, M. S., Anstey, N. M., Ashley, E., Baird, J. K., Gryseels, C., Jambert, E., Lacerda, M., Laihad, F., Marfurt, J., Pasaribu, A. P., Poespoprodjo, J. R., Sutanto, I., Taylor, W. R., Van Den Boogaard, C., Battle, K. E., Dysoley, L. & 78 othersGhimire, P., Hawley, B., Hwang, J., Khan, W. A., Mudin, R. N. B., Sumiwi, M. E., Ahmed, R., Aktaruzzaman, M. M., Awasthi, K. R., Bardaji, A., Bell, D., Boaz, L., Burdam, F. H., Chandramohan, D., Cheng, Q., Chindawongsa, K., Culpepper, J., Das, S., Deray, R., Desai, M., Domingo, G., Duoquan, W., Duparc, S., Floranita, R., Gerth-Guyette, E., Howes, R. E., Hugo, C., Jagoe, G., Sariwati, E., Jhora, S. T., Jinwei, W., Karunajeewa, H., Kenangalem, E., Lal, B. K., Landuwulang, C., Le Perru, E., Lee, S. E., Makita, L. S., McCarthy, J., Mekuria, A., Mishra, N., Naket, E., Nambanya, S., Nausien, J., Duc, T. N., Thi, T. N., Noviyanti, R., Pfeffer, D., Qi, G., Rahmalia, A., Rogerson, S., Samad, I., Sattabongkot, J., Satyagraha, A., Shanks, D., Sharma, S. N., Sibley, C. H., Sungkar, A., Syafruddin, D., Talukdar, A., Tarning, J., Ter Kuile, F., Thapa, S., Theodora, M., Huy, T. T., Waramin, E., Waramori, G., Woyessa, A., Wongsrichanalai, C., Xa, N. X., Yeom, J. S., Hermawan, L., Devine, A., Nowak, S., Jaya, I., Supargiyono, S., Grietens, K. P. & Price, R. N., 20 Jun 2018, In : Malaria Journal. 17, p. 1-7 7 p., 241.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Vivax Malaria
Health Promotion