Fekadu Abebe

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Publikasjoner

  • Abebe, Fekadu; Belay, Mulugeta; Legesse, Mengistu; Mihret, Adane & Franken, Kees L (2017). Association of ESAT-6/CFP-10 induced IFN-gamma, TNF-alpha, IL-10 with clinical tuberculosis: evidence from cohorts of pulmonary tuberculosis patients, household contacts, and community controls in an endemic setting. Clinical and Experimental Immunology.  ISSN 0009-9104. . doi: doi:10.1111/cei.12972
  • Abebe, Fekadu; Mengesha, Mulugeta Belay & Legesse, Mengistu (2017). IFN-γ against the 38-kDa antigen of Mycobacterium tuberculosis discriminates pulmonary tuberculosis from infection, and infection from exposure: evidence from a study of human population in a high endemic setting. Acta Pathologica, Microbiologica et Immunologica Scandinavica (APMIS).  ISSN 0903-4641.
  • Sima, Bezawit Temesgen; Belachew, Tefera & Abebe, Fekadu (2017). Knowledge, Attitude and Perceived Stigma Towards Tuberculosis Among Pastoralists; Do They Differ from Sedentary Communities? A Comparative Cross-Sectional Study. PLoS ONE.  ISSN 1932-6203.
  • Mengesha, Mulugeta Belay; Legesse, Mengistu; Ottenhoff, Tom H.M.; Mihret, Adane; Franken, Kees L; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2016). IFN-γ and IgA against non-methylated heparin-binding hemagglutinin as markers of protective immunity and latent tuberculosis: Results of a longitudinal study from an endemic setting. Journal of Infection.  ISSN 0163-4453.  72(2), s 189- 200 . doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2015.09.040
  • Mengesha, Mulugeta Belay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2015). Prevalence of tuberculosis, HIV, and TB-HIV co-infection among pulmonary tuberculosis suspects in a predominantly pastoralist area, northeast Ethiopia. Global health action.  ISSN 1654-9880.  8:27949(1), s 1- 8 . doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.27949
  • Mengesha, Mulugeta Belay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2015). Tuberculosis and HIV infection among pulmonary tuberculosis suspects in a predominantly pastoralist area, Northeast Ethiopia. Global health action.  ISSN 1654-9880.  8(27949), s 1- 7 . doi: doi: 10.3402/gha.v8.27949 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Mengesha, Mulugeta Belay; Legesse, Mengistu; Mihret, Adane; Bekele, Yonas; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2015). Lipoarabinomannan-specific TNF-alpha and IFN-gamma as markers of protective immunity against tuberculosis: a cohort study in an endemic setting. Acta Pathologica, Microbiologica et Immunologica Scandinavica (APMIS).  ISSN 0903-4641.  123(10), s 851- 857 . doi: 10.1111/apm.12423
  • Mengesha, Mulugeta Belay; Legesse, Mengistu; Mihret, Adane; Ottenhoff, Tom HM; Franken, Kees Lumc; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2015). Pro-and-anti-inflammatory cytokines against Rv2031 are elevated during latent tuberculosis: a study in cohorts of tuberculosis patients, household contacts and community Controls in an endemic setting. PLoS ONE.  ISSN 1932-6203.  s 1- 13 . doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0124134 Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Abebe, Fekadu (2014). The role of T cells in mucosal immunity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) infection: a review of current understanding. Journal of Clinical & Cellular Immunology.  ISSN 2155-9899. . doi: 5:254. doi: 10.4172/2155-9899.1000254
  • Belay, Mulugeta; Ameni, Gobena; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel; Couvin, David; Rastogi, Nalin & Abebe, Fekadu (2014). Strain diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Afar pastoral Region of Ethiopia. BioMed Research International.  ISSN 2314-6133.  2014 . doi: 10.1155/2014/238532
  • Belay, Mulugeta; Dagne, Daniel; Legesse, Mengistu; Mihret, Adane; Bekele, Yonas; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2014). QuantiFERON-TB-Gold In-Tube test conversions and reversions among Tuberculosis patients and their household contacts in Addis Ababa: a one year follow-up study. BMC Infectious Diseases.  ISSN 1471-2334.  14:654 . doi: 10.1186/s12879-014-0654-5
  • Dadi, Mengistu Legesse; Ameni, Gobena; Medhin, Girmay; Franken, Kees LMC; Kassa, Gezahegne Mamo; Ottenhoff, Tom HM; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2013). IgA response to ESAT-6/CFP-10 and Rv2031 antigens varies in culture-confirmed pulmonary tuberculosis patients, healthy Mycobacterium tuberculosis infected and non-infected individuals in a tuberculosis endemic setting, Ethiopia". Scandinavian Journal of Immunology.  ISSN 0300-9475.  78(3), s 266- 274 . doi: 10.1111/sji.12080
  • Abebe, Fekadu (2012). Is interferon-gamma (IFN-g) the right marker for BCG-induced immune protection? the missing link in our understanding of tuberculosis immunology. Clinical and Experimental Immunology.  ISSN 0009-9104.  169(3), s 213- 219 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2249.2012.04614.x Vis sammendrag
  • Dadi, Mengistu Legesse; Ameni, Gobena; Kassa, Gezahegne Mamo; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2012). Association of the level of IFN-gamma produced by T cells in response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigens with the size of skin test indurations among individuals with latent tuberculosis in a highly tuberculosis-endemic setting. International Immunology.  ISSN 0953-8178.  24(2), s 71- 78 . doi: 10.1093/intimm/dxr102 Vis sammendrag
  • Kassa, Gezahegne Mamo; Abebe, Fekadu; Worku, Yalelet; Legesse, Mengistu; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Ameni, Gobena (2012). Tuberculosis in goats and sheep in Afar pastoral region of Ethiopia and isolation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from goat. Veterinary medicine international.  ISSN 2090-8113. . doi: 10.1155/2012/869146
  • Mengesha, Mulugeta Belay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel; Ameni, Gobena & Abebe, Fekadu (2012). Diagnostic and treatment delay among tuberculosis patients in Afar Region, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health.  ISSN 1471-2458.  12, s 369 . doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-369
  • Abebe, Dawit Shawel; Biffa, Demelash; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel; Ameni, Gobena & Abebe, Fekadu (2011). Assessment of knowledge and practice about tuberculosis among eastern Ethiopian prisoners. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.  ISSN 1027-3719.  15(2), s 228- 233
  • Abebe, Dawit Shawel; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel; Ameni, Gobena; Biffa, Demelash & Abebe, Fekadu (2011). Prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis and associated risk factors in Eastern Ethiopian prisons. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.  ISSN 1027-3719.  15(5), s 668- 673 . doi: 10.5588/ijtld.10.0363
  • Belay, Mulugeta; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2011). Serodiagnosis performance of R-ESAT-6-CFP-10 in the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in Ethiopia. Mycobacterial Diseases.  ISSN 2161-1068.  1(2) . doi: dx.doi.org/10.4172/2161-1068.1000103
  • Dadi, Mengistu Legesse; Ameni, Gobena; Kassa, Gezahegne Mamo; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2011). Community-based cross-sectional survey of latent tuberculosis infection in Afar pastoralists, Ethiopia, using QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube and tuberculin skin test. BMC Infectious Diseases.  ISSN 1471-2334.  11 . doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-11-89
  • Dadi, Mengistu Legesse; Ameni, Gobena; Kassa, Gezahegne Mamo; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2011). Knowledge of cervical tuberculosis lymphadenitis and its treatment in pastoral communities of the Afar region, Ethiopia. BMC Public Health.  ISSN 1471-2458.  11(157) . doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-11-157
  • Kassa, Gezahegne Mamo; Bayleyegn, Gizachew; Tessema, Tesfaye Sisay; Dadi, Mengistu Legesse; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel; Abebe, Fekadu & Ameni, Gobena (2011). Pathology of Camel Tuberculosis and Molecular Characterization of Its Causative Agents in Pastoral Regions of Ethiopia. PLoS ONE.  ISSN 1932-6203.  6(1) . doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015862
  • Biffa, Demelash; Skjerve, Eystein; Oloya, James; Bogale, Asseged; Abebe, Fekadu; Dahle, Ulf R; Djønne, Berit K & Bohlin, Jon (2010). Molecular characterization of Mycobacterium bovis isolates from Ethiopian cattle. BMC Veterinary Research.  ISSN 1746-6148.  6 . doi: 10.1186/1746-6148-6-28
  • Dadi, Mengistu Legesse; Ameni, Gobena; Kassa, Gezahegne Mamo; Medhin, G; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2010). Performance of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube (QFTGIT) for the diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) infection in Afar Pastoralists, Ethiopia. BMC Infectious Diseases.  ISSN 1471-2334.  10 . doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-10-354
  • Dadi, Mengistu Legesse; Ameni, Gobena; Medhin, G.; Shawel, Dawit; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2010). Knowledge and perception of pulmonary tuberculosis in pastoral communities in the middle and Lower Awash Valley of Afar region, Ethiopia. BMC Public Health.  ISSN 1471-2458.  10 . doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-187
  • Gele, Abdikadir Ali; Sagbakken, Mette; Abebe, Fekadu & Bjune, Gunnar Aksel (2010). Barriers to tuberculosis care: a qualitative study among Somali pastoralists in Ethiopia. BMC Research Notes.  ISSN 1756-0500.  3(86) Fulltekst i vitenarkiv.
  • Legesse, Mengistu; Ameni, Gobena; Mamo, Gezahegne; Medhin, Girmay; Abebe, Dawit Shawel; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2010). Knowledge and perception of pulmonary tuberculosis in pastoral communities in the middle and Lower Awash Valley of Afar region, Ethiopia. BMC Public Health.  ISSN 1471-2458.  10(187) . doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-10-187
  • Abebe, Fekadu (2009). Novel Anti-schistosomal Drugs from Medicinal Plants, In Ronald R. Watson & Victor R. Preedy (ed.),  Botanical Medicine in Clinical Practice.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 9781845934132.  Kapittel 19.  s 175 - 183
  • Abebe, Fekadu & Bjune, Gunnar Aksel (2009). The protective role of antibody responses during Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Clinical and Experimental Immunology.  ISSN 0009-9104.  157(2), s 235- 243 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2249.2009.03967.x
  • Gele, Abdikadir Ali; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2009). Pastoralism and delay in diagnosis of TB in Ethiopia. BMC Public Health.  ISSN 1471-2458.  9 . doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-5
  • Abebe, F; Holm-Hansen, Carol; Wiker, HG & Bjune, G (2007). Progress in serodiagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Scandinavian Journal of Immunology.  ISSN 0300-9475.  66(2-3), s 176- 191 . doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3083.2007.01978.x
  • Abebe, Fekadu; Mustafa, T; Nerland, A. & Bjune, Gunnar Aksel (2006). Cytokine profile during latent and slowly progressive primary tuberculosis: a possible role for interleukin-15 in mediating clinical disease. Clinical and Experimental Immunology.  ISSN 0009-9104.  143, s 180- 192
  • Abebe, Fekadu & Bjune, Gunnar Aksel (2006). The emergence of Beijing family genotypes of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and low-level protection by bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccines: is there a link?. Clinical and Experimental Immunology.  ISSN 0009-9104.  145, s 389- 397
  • Abebe, Fekadu; Erko, B; Gemetchu, T & Gundersen, SG (2005). Control of Biomphalaria pfeifferi population and schistosomiasis transmission in Ethiopia using the soap berry endod (Phytolacca dodecandra), with special emphasis on application methods. Transactions of the Royal Society for Tropixcal Medicine and Hygiene.  ISSN 0035-9203.  99, s 787- 794
  • Abebe, Fekadu; Erko, Berhanu; Gemetchu, T & Gundersen, Svein Gunnar (2005). Control of Biomphalaria pfeifferi population and schistosomiasis transmission in Ethiopia using the soap berry endod (Phytolacca dodecandra), with special emphasis on application methods. Transactions of the Royal Society for Tropixcal Medicine and Hygiene.  ISSN 0035-9203.  99(10), s 787- 794 Vis sammendrag
  • Abebe, Fekadu; Birkeland, Kåre I; Garder, P. I.; Petros, B & Gundersen, Svein Gunnar (2002). The relationships between dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate DHEAS), the intensity of Schistosoma mansoni infection and parasite-specific antibody responses. A cross-sectional study in residents of endemic communities in north-east Ethiopia. APMIS : Acta pathologica, microbiologica et immunologica Scandinavica. Supplementum.  ISSN 0903-465X.
  • Abebe, Fekadu; Gaarder, Per Ivar; Petros, B & Gundersen, Svein Gunnar (2002). Differences in prevalence, intensity of infection and parasite-specific antibody levels do not predict different age-infection profiles. ?.  110(07.aug), s 535- 544 Vis sammendrag
  • Erko, Berhanu; Abebe, Fekadu; Berhe, Nega; Medhin, G; Gebre-Michael, T & Gundersen, Svein Gunnar (2002). Control of Schistosoma mansoni by the soapberry Endod (Phytolacca dodecandra) in Wollo, northeastern Ethiopia: post-intervention prevalence. East African Medical Journal.  ISSN 0012-835X.  79(4), s 198- 201
  • Erko, Berhanu; Medhin, G; Abebe, Fekadu; Gebre-Michael, T & Gundersen, Svein Gunnar (2002). Epidemiological studies on intestinal schistosomiasis in Wondo Genet, southern Ethiopia. Ethiopian Medical Journal.  ISSN 0014-1755.  40(1), s 29- 39 Vis sammendrag

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  • Abebe, Fekadu (2017). utfordringer ved bruk av gammainterferon-frigjøringstester for å diagnostisere tuberkulose. BestPractice Norge.  (24)
  • Inotu, Adolphus & Abebe, Fekadu (2014). Assessment of defaulting from directly observed treatment short course (DOTS) and its determinants in Benin city, Nigeria. Journal of Tuberculosis Research.  ISSN 2329-8448.  2(1), s 30- 39 . doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/jtr.2014.21004
  • Shero, Kebede Chimdessa; Legesse, Mengistu; Medhin, Girmay; Belay, Mulugeta; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2014). Re-assessing tuberculin skin test (TST) for the diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB) among African migrants in Western Europe and USA. Journal of Tuberculosis Research.  ISSN 2329-8448.  2(1), s 4- 15 . doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/jtr.2014.21002
  • Legesse, Mengistu; Mamo, Gezahegne; Ameni, Gobena; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Abebe, Fekadu (2013). Community-based prevalence of undiagnosed mycobacterial diseases in the Afar Region, north-east Ethiopia. International Journal of mycobacteriology.  ISSN 2212-5531.  2(2), s 94- 102 . doi: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.imyco.2013.04.001
  • Mamo, Gezahegne; Abebe, Fekadu; Worku, Yalelet; Hussein, Nesredin; Legesse, Mengistu; Tilahun, Getachew; Medhin, Girmay; Bjune, Gunnar Aksel & Ameni, Gobena (2013). Bovine tuberculosis and its associated risk factors in pastoral and agro-pastoral cattle herds of Afar Region. northeast Ethiopia.

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