Articles

  1. Research Article

    Can baseline ML Flow test results predict leprosy reactions? An investigation in a cohort of patients enrolled in the uniform multidrug therapy clinical trial for leprosy patients in Brazil

    Emerith Mayra Hungria, Regiane Morillas Oliveira, Gerson Oliveira Penna, Lúcio Cartaxo Aderaldo, Maria Araci de Andrade Pontes, Rossilene Cruz, Heitor de Sá Gonçalves, Maria Lúcia Fernandes Penna, Ligia Regina Franco Sansigolo Kerr, Mariane Martins de Araújo Stefani and Samira Bührer-Sékula

    Published on: 6 December 2016

View all articles

View all articles

2016

Article collection
2015 Top 10 Most Accessed Articles
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Xiao-nong Zhou, Dr Pin Yang
Collection published: 1 March 2016

Thematic series

Malaria and migration in the Greater Mekong Subregion
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Deyer Gopinath, Prof. Zai-Xing Zhang, Prof. Xiao-Nong Zhou
Collection published: 3 August 2016

Improving Access to and Affordability of Healthcare for TB Patients in China
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Shenglan Tang
Collection published: 20 January 2016


2015

Thematic series
Insecticide Resistance in Vectors
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Xiao-Nong Zhou, Dr Abraham Peter Mnzava, Dr Raman Velayudhan, Dr Florence Fouque
Collection published: 26 October 2015

Cross journal collection
Every day is Malaria Day
Collection published: 23 April 2015


2014

Thematic series
Ebola outbreaks and community-based surveillance response systems
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Xiao-Nong Zhou, George F Gao, Dr. Ernest Tambo
Collection published: 5 August 2014

Thematic series
Community-Based Interventions for the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof Xiao-Nong Zhou, Dr Johannes Sommerfeld
Collection published: 31 July 2014

Thematic series
EcoHealth and EIDs
- Dynamics between environmental change, development, and EIDs in Asia
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Dr Fred Unger, Prof Xiao-Nong Zhou, Delia Grace
Collection published: 7 May 2014


2013

Thematic series
Historical Development of Medical Parasitology in China
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Xiao-Nong Zhou, Dr Sen-Hai Yu
Collection published: 9 September 2013

Cross journal collection
Co-infection and Syndemics
Edited by: Prof Pascale Allotey, Prof. Xiao-Nong Zhou
Collection published: 14 May 2013

Thematic series
Surveillance and Response to Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof Marcel Tanner, Prof. Xiao-Nong Zhou
Collection published: 5 February 2013


2012

Cross journal collection
Open Access Africa: Showcasing African research
Collection published: 5 November 2012

Thematic series
Health Systems Research for Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof Xiao-Nong Zhou
Collection published: 25 October 2012

2012-11-idp-6languages

Aims and scope

Infectious Diseases of Poverty is an open access, peer-reviewed journal publishing topic areas and methods that address essential public health questions relating to infectious diseases of poverty. These include various aspects of the biology of pathogens and vectors, diagnosis and detection, treatment and case management, epidemiology and modeling, zoonotic hosts and animal reservoirs, control strategies and implementation, new technologies and application. Transdisciplinary or multisectoral effects on health systems, ecohealth, environmental management, and innovative technology are also considered.

Latest collections

Malaria and migration in the Greater Mekong Subregion
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Deyer Gopinath, Prof. Zai-Xing Zhang, Prof. Xiao-Nong Zhou
Collection published: 3 August 2016

2015 Top 10 Most Accessed Articles
Infectious Diseases of Poverty
Edited by: Prof. Xiao-nong Zhou, Dr Pin Yang
Collection published: 1 March 2016

View all article collections

Editor's profile

Professor Xiao-Nong Zhou is Director of the National Institute of Parasitic Diseases at the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, based in Shanghai, China. He graduated with a PhD in Biology from Copenhagen University, Denmark in 1994, following his MSc in Medical Parasitology from Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases. Professor Zhou returned to Jiangsu to work across the fields of ecology, population biology, epidemiology, and malacology, before moving to the National Institute of Parasitic Diseases in 2001, where he has worked as a Professor on the infectious diseases of poverty. After almost a decade of being Deputy Director at the institute, Professor Zhou was made Director in 2010.

Read more

Recent news

World AIDS Day - 1 December 2016

Health for all and all for health

Neglected tropical diseases: progress towards addressing the chronic pandemic

Protective efficacy of multiple vaccine platforms against Zika virus challenge in rhesus monkeys 

Beat it, impact factor! Publishing elite turns against controversial metric

Who are your picks to win the Nobel Prize this year?

The soft palate is an important site of adaptation for transmissible influenza viruses

Plasmodium Infection Promotes Genomic Instability and AID-Dependent B Cell Lymphoma

Implementing comprehensive HIV and STI programmes with men who have sex with men

BIRC2/cIAP1 Is a Negative Regulator of HIV-1 Transcription and Can Be Targeted by Smac Mimetics to Promote Reversal of Viral Latency

Why infectious disease research needs community ecology

World on the verge of an effective Ebola vaccine

Africa risks large meningitis outbreak

The Consolidated guidelines on HIV testing services bring together existing guidance relevant to the provision of HIV testing services (HTS) and addresses issues and elements for effective delivery of HTS

Closer intersectoral collaboration using existing tools can defeat zoonoses affecting humans

Strengthening safety surveillance in seasonal malaria chemoprevention campaigns in Africa

WHO statement on the ninth meeting of the IHR Emergency Committee regarding MERS-CoV

Staying at zero: Keeping Ebola out of Liberia

The Ebola outbreak in Liberia is over

Hand hygiene in the control of Ebola and health system strengthening

Host for new TB clinical trial data-sharing platform selected

RNase L Activates the NLRP3 Inflammasome during Viral Infections

A career investigating malaria parasite drug resistance

Advertisement