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

Plowe, C. V., A. Djimde, T. E. Wellems, S. Diop, B. Kouriba, and O. K. Doumbo. “Community pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine use and prevalence of resistant Plasmodium falciparum genotypes in Mali: a model for deterring resistance..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 55, no. 5 (November 1996): 467–71. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.1996.55.467.

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8940973
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Plowe, C. V., A. Djimde, M. Bouare, O. Doumbo, and T. E. Wellems. “Pyrimethamine and proguanil resistance-conferring mutations in Plasmodium falciparum dihydrofolate reductase: polymerase chain reaction methods for surveillance in Africa..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 52, no. 6 (June 1995): 565–68. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.1995.52.565.

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7611566
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Plowe, C. V., and T. E. Wellems. “Molecular approaches to the spreading problem of drug resistant malaria..” Adv Exp Med Biol 390 (1995): 197–209.

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8718614
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Vaidya, A. B., J. Morrisey, C. V. Plowe, D. C. Kaslow, and T. E. Wellems. “Unidirectional dominance of cytoplasmic inheritance in two genetic crosses of Plasmodium falciparum..” Mol Cell Biol 13, no. 12 (December 1993): 7349–57. https://doi.org/10.1128/mcb.13.12.7349.

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Hoffman, S. L., C. N. Oster, C. V. Plowe, G. R. Woollett, J. C. Beier, J. D. Chulay, R. A. Wirtz, M. R. Hollingdale, and M. Mugambi. “Naturally acquired antibodies to sporozoites do not prevent malaria: vaccine development implications..” Science 237, no. 4815 (August 7, 1987): 639–42.

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3299709
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Hoffman, S. L., M. A. Moechtar, C. H. Simanjuntak, N. H. Punjabi, S. Kumala, S. Sutoto, P. Silalahi, et al. “Rehydration and maintenance therapy of cholera patients in Jakarta: citrate-based versus bicarbonate-based oral rehydration salt solution..” J Infect Dis 152, no. 6 (December 1985): 1159–65. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/152.6.1159.

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3905981
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Plowe, Christopher V., James G. Kublin, Fraction K. Dzinjalamala, Deborah S. Kamwendo, Rabia A. G. Mukadam, Phillips Chimpeni, Malcolm E. Molyneux, and Terrie E. Taylor. “Sustained clinical efficacy of sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Malawi after 10 years as first line treatment: five year prospective study..” Bmj 328, no. 7439 (March 6, 2004). https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.37977.653750.EE.

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