"Papua New Guinea" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A country consisting of the eastern half of the island of New Guinea and adjacent islands, including New Britain, New Ireland, the Admiralty Islands, and New Hanover in the Bismarck Archipelago; Bougainville and Buka in the northern Solomon Islands; the D'Entrecasteaux and Trobriand Islands; Woodlark (Murua) Island; and the Louisiade Archipelago. It became independent on September 16, 1975. Formerly, the southern part was the Australian Territory of Papua, and the northern part was the UN Trust Territory of New Guinea, administered by Australia. They were administratively merged in 1949 and named Papua and New Guinea, and renamed Papua New Guinea in 1971.
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Papua New Guinea" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Papua New Guinea" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Papua New Guinea" by people in Profiles.
Association of Early Nutritional Status With Child Development in the Asia Pacific Region. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 12 01; 4(12):e2139543.
Therapeutically-rational exchange (T-REX) of Gerbich-negative red blood cells can be evaluated in Papua New Guinea as "a rescue adjunct" for patients with Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Ther Apher Dial. 2021 Apr; 25(2):242-247.
How will increasing surgical volume affect mortality in the Pacific, Papua New Guinea and Timor Leste? ANZ J Surg. 2020 10; 90(10):1915-1919.
Dynamic molecular changes during the first week of human life follow a robust developmental trajectory. Nat Commun. 2019 03 12; 10(1):1092.
Antibody responses to Plasmodium vivax Duffy binding and Erythrocyte binding proteins predict risk of infection and are associated with protection from clinical Malaria. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2019 02; 13(2):e0006987.
Spatial-temporal clustering analysis of yaws on Lihir Island, Papua New Guinea to enhance planning and implementation of eradication programs. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 10; 12(10):e0006840.
Reversal of Chloroquine Resistance of Plasmodium vivax in Aotus Monkeys. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 09; 62(9).
Identification of highly-protective combinations of Plasmodium vivax recombinant proteins for vaccine development. Elife. 2017 09 26; 6.
IgG antibodies to synthetic GPI are biomarkers of immune-status to both Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax malaria in young children. Malar J. 2017 09 25; 16(1):386.
Naturally acquired antibody responses to more than 300 Plasmodium vivax proteins in three geographic regions. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Sep; 11(9):e0005888.