Christopher Vine Plowe, MD

Professor of Medicine
Director, Duke Global Health Institute
Research Professor of Global Health
Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Email address chris.plowe@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Clinical Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1994 - 1995
  • Clinical & Research Associate, NIAID, Laboratory Of Malaria Research, National Institutes of Health, 1991 - 1994
  • Internal Medicine Chief Resident, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1990 - 1991
  • International Fellows Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1989 - 1990
  • Internal Medicine Internship and Residency, Columbia University, 1986 - 1989
  • M.P.H., Columbia University, 1991
  • M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College, 1986

Publications

Zainabadi, Kayvan, Matthew Adams, Zay Yar Han, Hnin Wai Lwin, Kay Thwe Han, Myaing Nyunt, and Christopher Plowe. “VALIDATION OF ULTRASENSITIVE DETECTION OF ASYMPTOMATIC MALARIA USING DRIED BLOOD SPOTS.” In American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 95:394–95. AMER SOC TROP MED & HYGIENE, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Huang, Fang, Shannon Takala-Harrison, Hui Liu, Jian-Wei Xu, Heng-Lin Yang, Matthew Adams, Biraj Shrestha, et al. “Prevalence of Clinical and Subclinical Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax Malaria in Two Remote Rural Communities on the Myanmar-China Border..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 97, no. 5 (November 2017): 1524–31. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0167.

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29016341
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Ouattara, Amed, Moser Kara, Mahamadou Thera, Elliott F. Drabek, Drissa Coulibaly, Sonia Agrawal, Mark A. Travassos, et al. “LACK OF GEOGRAPHIC SIGNAL IN THE PATTERN OF ALLELE AND EPITOPE FREQUENCIES IN FOUR MALARIA LIVER STAGE CANDIDATE VACCINE ANTIGENS.” In American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 95:514–514. AMER SOC TROP MED & HYGIENE, 2017.

Scholars@Duke

Zainabadi, Kayvan, Matthew Adams, Zay Yar Han, Hnin Wai Lwin, Kay Thwe Han, Amed Ouattara, Si Thura, Christopher V. Plowe, and Myaing M. Nyunt. “A novel method for extracting nucleic acids from dried blood spots for ultrasensitive detection of low-density Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax infections..” Malar J 16, no. 1 (September 18, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-017-2025-3.

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28923054
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Niangaly, Amadou, Amadou Karthigayan Gunalan, Amadou Amed Ouattara, Drissa Coulibaly, Juliana M. Sá, Matthew Adams, Mark A. Travassos, et al. “Plasmodium vivax Infections over 3 Years in Duffy Blood Group Negative Malians in Bandiagara, Mali..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 97, no. 3 (September 2017): 744–52. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0254.

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Dara, Antoine, Mark A. Travassos, Matthew Adams, Sarah Schaffer DeRoo, Elliott F. Drábek, Sonia Agrawal, Miriam K. Laufer, Christopher V. Plowe, and Joana C. Silva. “A new method for sequencing the hypervariable Plasmodium falciparum gene var2csa from clinical samples..” Malar J 16, no. 1 (August 17, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-017-1976-8.

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Agrawal, Sonia, Kara A. Moser, Lindsay Morton, Michael P. Cummings, Ankita Parihar, Ankit Dwivedi, Amol C. Shetty, et al. “Association of a Novel Mutation in the Plasmodium falciparum Chloroquine Resistance Transporter With Decreased Piperaquine Sensitivity..” J Infect Dis 216, no. 4 (August 15, 2017): 468–76. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jix334.

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Dara, Antoine, Elliott F. Drábek, Mark A. Travassos, Kara A. Moser, Arthur L. Delcher, Qi Su, Timothy Hostelley, et al. “New var reconstruction algorithm exposes high var sequence diversity in a single geographic location in Mali..” Genome Med 9, no. 1 (March 28, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13073-017-0422-4.

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Lyke, Kirsten E., Andrew S. Ishizuka, Andrea A. Berry, Sumana Chakravarty, Adam DeZure, Mary E. Enama, Eric R. James, et al. “Attenuated PfSPZ Vaccine induces strain-transcending T cells and durable protection against heterologous controlled human malaria infection..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 114, no. 10 (March 7, 2017): 2711–16. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1615324114.

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28223498
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Rosenthal, Philip J., Daniel G. Bausch, Stephen Higgs, N Regina Rabinovich, David R. Hill, Christopher V. Plowe, Karen A. Goraleski, and Patricia F. Walker. “Evidence-Based Policies on Migration and Global Health are Essential to Maintain the Health of Those Inside and Outside the United States..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 96, no. 1 (January 11, 2017): 5–6. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.961ed.

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