Applied Health Sciences - Health Sciences


  • Sanchez AL, Gabrie JA, Rueda MM, Mejia RE, Bottazzi ME, et al. (2014) A Scoping Review and Prevalence Analysis of Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infections in Honduras. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8(1): e2653. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002653.
  • Galo C, Sanchez AL, Fontecha GF. Genetic characterization of Histoplasma capsulatum isolates from Honduras. Genetic Diversity of Histoplasma capsulatum Isolates from Honduras. Science Journal of Microbiology, Volume 2013, Article ID sjmb-288, 7 Pages, 2013. doi: 10.7237/sjmb/288.
  • Sanchez AL, Canales M, Enriquez L, Bottazzi ME, Zelaya AA, Espinoza VE, Fontecha GA. A research capacity strengthening project for infectious diseases in Honduras: Experience and lessons learned.  Glob Health Action. 2013 Aug 7;6:21643. doi: 10.3402/gha.v6i0.21643.
  • Sanchez AL, Gabrie JA, Usuanlele MT, Rueda MM & Canales M. Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infections and Nutritional Status in School-age Children from Rural Communities in Honduras. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Aug 8;7(8):e2378. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002378. eCollection 2013.
  • Sanchez AL. Canales M, Enriquez L, Zelaya A, Espinoza V & Fontecha GF. Research capacity strengthening in Honduras. The Lancet Global Health - 1 August 2013 ( Vol. 1, Issue 2, Page e75 ) DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(13)70033-0.
  • Sanchez A and Lopez V. 2013. Perspectives on Global Health from the South. Chapter 10. In: An Introduction to Global Health Ethics. Edited by Ross E.G. Upshur and Andrew D. Pinto (University of Toronto). Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis Group). 2013. Pages 130-135.
  • Gabrie J, Rueda MM, Canales M, Sanchez AL. 2012. [Usefulness of Kato-Katz method for the diagnosis of hookworm infections: experience in a rural region of Honduras, 2011]. Revista Médica Hondureña. (80) 3:96-101.
  • Sanchez AL, Gabrie J, Zelaya A, Enríquez L, Canales M and Kaufman SG, 2011. Biosafety Competencies in Developing Countries: The Role of Universities". Applied Biosafety 16(4):240-252.
  • Molyneux D, Hallaj Z, Keusch GT, McManus DP, Ngowi H, Cleaveland S, Ramos-Jimenez P, Gotuzzo E, Kar K, Sanchez AL, Garba A, Carabin H, Bassili A, Chaignat CL, Meslin FX, Abushama HM, Willingham AL, Kioy D. 2011. Zoonoses and marginalised infectious diseases of poverty: where do we stand? Parasites and Vectors. 2011. June 14;4:106.
  • Lobato Huerta S, Pezzat Said EB, Duarte A, Martinez Fernandez RG and Sanchez AL. 2010. Social Determinants of Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Families of Migrants participating in Mexico-Canada Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program: A Study in Guadalupe Zaragoza. Social Medicine, Vol 5, No 1. pp 17-32 (March 2010).
  • Shukla R, Giraldo P, Kraliz A, Finnigan M, Sanchez AL. 2006. Cryptosporidium spp. and other zoonotic enteric parasites in a sample of domestic dogs and cats in the Niagara region of Ontario. Canadian Veterinary Journal 2006 Dec;47(12):1179-84.
  • Bergeron S and Sanchez A. 2005. Media effects on students during SARS outbreak. Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal 11(5):732-4.
  • Sanchez A, Simone B, Yarascavitch M.E., & Goswami R. 2004. Low frequency of neurocysticercosis in patients with epilepsy and seizure disorders in the Niagara region, Canada: a retrospective study. Canadian Journal of Infectious Disease 15 (3): 179-180
  • Canales M & Sanchez A, 2003. Impacto de la Educacion en Salud para el control de T. solium. Rev Med Hond, 71 suppl 1, S76
  • Sanchez A & Fairfield T, 2003. Using Electronic Technology for T. solium Education. Acta Tropica 87: 165-170
  • A.L. Sanchez, et al, 2003. Adenoviral transfer of the oncostatin M gene suppresses colitis. J Interferon Cytok Res


  • J Garcia-Noval, A Sanchez & JC Allan, 2002. Taenia solium Taeniasis and Cysticercosis in Central America. In: Taenia solium cysticercosis: from basic to clinical science (S. Prabhakar & Gagandeep Singh, editors). CAB International. UK
  • Reardon C., Sanchez A, et al., 2001. Tapeworm infection reduces the epithelial ion transport abnormalities in murine dextran-sulphate sodium-induced colitis. Infection & Immunity, 69: 4417-23
  • Sanchez AL, Ljungström I, & Medina MT. 1999. Diagnosis of human neurocysticercosis in an endemic area: a clinical study in Honduras. Parasitology International, 48: 81-89.
  • Sanchez AL, Lindbäck J, Schantz PM, Sone M, Sakai H, Medina MT, & Ljungström I. 1999. A population-based case-control study for T. solium taeniasis and cysticercosis. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 93: 247-258.
  • Sanchez AL, Medina MT, & Ljungström I. 1998. Prevalence of taeniasis and cysticercosis in a population of urban residence in Honduras. Acta Tropica, 69: 141-149.
  • Sakai H, Sone M, Castro DM, Nonaka N, Quan D, Canales M, Ljungström I. & Sanchez AL. 1998. Seroprevalence of Taenia solium in pigs in a rural community of Honduras. Veterinary Parasitology, 78: 233-238.
  • Sánchez AL, Duron R, Osorio JR, Martinez L, Ljungström I, & Medina, M. 1998. Evaluation of the enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot (EITB) assay in epileptic patients from a rural community in Honduras. In: Proceedings of the International Congress of Parasitology, ICOPA IX. Monduzzi eds., Italy, pp. 185-189.
  • Sanchez AL, Gomez O, Allebeck P, Cosenza H, & Ljungström I. 1997. Epidemiological study of Taenia solium infections in a rural village in Honduras. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 91: 163-171.
  • Lorenzana de Rivera I, Lara C & Sánchez AL. 1997. [Prevalence of Hepatitis B and C markers in different population groups residing in a Honduran metropolitan area]. Revista Médica Hondureña, 65 (1): 9-16.
  • Sánchez AL, Reyes T, Ljungström I & Medina MT. 1996. [Epidemiological study on taeniasis/cysticercosis in Honduras]. Revista Médica Hondureña, 64 (2): 47-51.
  • Sánchez AL, & Valenzuela de Guillén Sonia. 1989. Isospora belli infection: report of three clinical cases. Revista Médica Hondureña, 57(1): 36-40.
Ana L. Sanchez
Ana L. Sanchez

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