Representative Publications of Dr. Firdausi Qadri

Islam MT, Sarker SK, Sultana N, Begum MN, Bhuyan GS, et al. (2018) High resolution melting curve analysis targeting the HBB gene mutational hot-spot offers a reliable screening approach for all common as well as most of the rare beta-globin gene mutations in Bangladesh. BMC Genetics 19:1 doi:10.1186/s12863-017-0594-3


Bhuyan GS, Hossain MA, Sarker SK, Rahat A, Islam MT, et al. (2017) Bacterial and viral pathogen spectra of acute respiratory infections in under-5 children in hospital settings in Dhaka city. PLOS ONE 12(3): e0174488. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0174488


Al‐Mamun MM, Sarker SK, Qadri SK, Shirin T, Mohammad QD, LaRocque R, Karlsson EK, Saha N, Asaduzzaman M, Qadri F, Mannoor MK. Examination of Huntington’s disease with atypical clinical features in a Bangladeshi family tree. Clinical Case Reports. 2016 Dec 1;4(12):1191-4.


Sarker SK, Islam MT, Eckhoff G, Hossain MA, Qadri SK, Muraduzzaman AK, Bhuyan GS, Shahidullah M, Mannan MA, Tahura S, Hussain M. Molecular Analysis of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Gene Mutations in Bangladeshi Individuals. PloS one. 2016 Nov 23;11(11):e0166977.


Qadri F, Ali M, Chowdhury F, Khan AI, Clemens JD et al. Feasibility and effectiveness of the oral cholera vaccine, in an urban “cholera-endemic” setting in Bangladesh: a cluster-randomised non-blinded trial. The Lancet. 2015.


Qadri F, Wierzba TF, Ali M, Chowdhury F, Khan AI, Saha A, Khan IA, Asaduzzaman M, Akter A, Khan A, Begum YA. Efficacy of a single-dose, inactivated oral cholera vaccine in Bangladesh. New England Journal of Medicine. 2016 May 5;374(18):1723-32.


Bhuiyan TR, Hoq MR, Nishat NS, Al Mahbuba D, Rashu R, Islam K, Hossain L, Dey A, Harris JB, Ryan ET, Calderwood SB. Enumeration of Gut-Homing β7-Positive, Pathogen-Specific Antibody-Secreting Cells in Whole Blood from Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli-and Vibrio cholerae-Infected Patients, Determined Using an Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Spot Assay Technique. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 2016 Jan 1;23(1):27-36.


Clemens JD, Qadri F. Cholera in Bangladesh. Weekly epidemiological record, WHO. No 40, 2015.90: 517-544.


Chowdhury F, Mather AE, Begum YA, Asaduzzaman M, Baby N, Sharmin S, Biswas R, Uddin MI, LaRocque RC, Harris JB, Calderwood SB. Vibrio cholerae serogroup O139: isolation from cholera patients and asymptomatic household family members in Bangladesh between 2013 and 2014. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015 Nov 12;9(11):e0004183.