Myaing M. Nyunt, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Research Professor of Global Health
Associate Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Campus mail 310 Trent Drive - 208, DUMC Box 90519, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 613-8058
Email address myaing.nyunt@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2003 - 2008
  • General Medicine Residency, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2001 - 2003
  • Ph.D., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2008
  • M.P.H., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2001
  • M.D., George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 2000

Publications

Ahmed, Sabeena, Sean Galagan, Heather Scobie, Jacob Khyang, Chai Shwai Prue, Wasif Ali Khan, Malathi Ram, et al. “Malaria hotspots drive hypoendemic transmission in the Chittagong Hill Districts of Bangladesh..” Plos One 8, no. 8 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0069713.

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23936345
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Nyunt, M. M., Y. Lu, M. El-Gasim, T. L. Parsons, B. G. Petty, and C. W. Hendrix. “Effects of ritonavir-boosted lopinavir on the pharmacokinetics of quinine..” Clin Pharmacol Ther 91, no. 5 (May 2012): 889–95. https://doi.org/10.1038/clpt.2011.326.

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22472986
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Khan, Wasif A., David A. Sack, Sabeena Ahmed, Chai Shawi Prue, Mohammad Shafiul Alam, Rashidul Haque, Jacob Khyang, et al. “Mapping hypoendemic, seasonal malaria in rural Bandarban, Bangladesh: a prospective surveillance..” Malar J 10 (May 14, 2011). https://doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-10-124.

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21569599
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Nyunt, M. M., I. Adam, K. Kayentao, J. van Dijk, P. Thuma, K. Mauff, F. Little, et al. “Pharmacokinetics of sulfadoxine and pyrimethamine in intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy..” Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics 87, no. 2 (February 2010): 226–34. https://doi.org/10.1038/clpt.2009.177.

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19776738
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Nyunt, Myaing M., Craig W. Hendrix, Rahul P. Bakshi, Nirbhay Kumar, and Theresa A. Shapiro. “Phase I/II evaluation of the prophylactic antimalarial activity of pafuramidine in healthy volunteers challenged with Plasmodium falciparum sporozoites..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 80, no. 4 (April 2009): 528–35.

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19346370
Scholars@Duke

Nyunt, Myaing M., Stephen Becker, Ron T. MacFarland, Priscilla Chee, Robert Scarborough, Stephanie Everts, Gary B. Calandra, and Craig W. Hendrix. “Pharmacokinetic effect of AMD070, an Oral CXCR4 antagonist, on CYP3A4 and CYP2D6 substrates midazolam and dextromethorphan in healthy volunteers..” J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47, no. 5 (April 15, 2008): 559–65. https://doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e3181627566.

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18362694
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Nyunt, M. M., and C. V. Plowe. “Pharmacologic advances in the global control and treatment of malaria: combination therapy and resistance..” Clin Pharmacol Ther 82, no. 5 (November 2007): 601–5. https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.clpt.6100361.

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17898709
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Nyunt, Myaing, John Pisciotta, Andrew B. Feldman, Philip Thuma, Peter F. Scholl, Plamen A. Demirev, Jeffrey S. Lin, Lirong Shi, Nirbhay Kumar, and David J. Sullivan. “Detection of Plasmodium falciparum in pregnancy by laser desorption mass spectrometry..” Am J Trop Med Hyg 73, no. 3 (September 2005): 485–90.

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16172468
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