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

Gandhi, K., M. A. Thera, D. Coulibaly, K. Traoré, A. B. Guindo, A. Ouattara, S. Takala-Harrison, A. A. Berry, O. K. Doumbo, and C. V. Plowe. “Erratum: Variation in the Circumsporozoite Protein of Plasmodium falciparum: Vaccine Development Implications (PLoS ONE (2016) 9:7 (e101783) DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0101783).” Plos One 11, no. 1 (January 1, 2016). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0148240.

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Adams, Matthew, Sudhaunshu N. Joshi, Gillian Mbambo, Amy Z. Mu, Shay M. Roemmich, Biraj Shrestha, Kathy A. Strauss, et al. “An ultrasensitive reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction assay to detect asymptomatic low-density Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax infections in small volume blood samples..” Malar J 14 (December 23, 2015). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12936-015-1038-z.

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Ouattara, Amed, Alyssa E. Barry, Sheetij Dutta, Edmond J. Remarque, James G. Beeson, and Christopher V. Plowe. “Designing malaria vaccines to circumvent antigen variability..” Vaccine 33, no. 52 (December 22, 2015): 7506–12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.09.110.

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Travassos, Mark A., Drissa Coulibaly, Matthew B. Laurens, Ahmadou Dembélé, Youssouf Tolo, Abdoulaye K. Koné, Karim Traoré, et al. “Hemoglobin C Trait Provides Protection From Clinical Falciparum Malaria in Malian Children..” J Infect Dis 212, no. 11 (December 1, 2015): 1778–86. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiv308.

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Lyke, Kirsten E., Matthew B. Laurens, Kathy Strauss, Matthew Adams, Peter F. Billingsley, Eric James, Anita Manoj, et al. “Optimizing Intradermal Administration of Cryopreserved Plasmodium falciparum Sporozoites in Controlled Human Malaria Infection..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 93, no. 6 (December 2015): 1274–84. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0341.

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Huang, Fang, Shannon Takala-Harrison, Christopher G. Jacob, Hui Liu, Xiaodong Sun, Henglin Yang, Myaing M. Nyunt, et al. “A Single Mutation in K13 Predominates in Southern China and Is Associated With Delayed Clearance of Plasmodium falciparum Following Artemisinin Treatment..” J Infect Dis 212, no. 10 (November 15, 2015): 1629–35. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiv249.

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Abdulla, S., I. Adam, G. O. Adjei, M. A. Adjuik, B. Alemayehu, R. Allan, E. Arinaitwe, et al. “Clinical determinants of early parasitological response to ACTs in African patients with uncomplicated falciparum malaria: A literature review and meta-analysis of individual patient data.” Bmc Medicine 13, no. 1 (September 7, 2015). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-015-0445-x.

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Artimovich, Elena, Kristan Schneider, Terrie E. Taylor, James G. Kublin, Fraction K. Dzinjalamala, Ananias A. Escalante, Christopher V. Plowe, Miriam K. Laufer, and Shannon Takala-Harrison. “Persistence of Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine Resistance Despite Reduction of Drug Pressure in Malawi..” J Infect Dis 212, no. 5 (September 1, 2015): 694–701. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiv078.

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