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01 Dec 2019
This study aims to identify and prioritize municipalities in 22 countries of Latin America for trachoma surveillance activities, to measure the absence or prevalence of trachoma, and to support validation and trachoma elimination efforts in the Region of the Americas.
Elimination, Mapping, surveillance and prevalence
12 Nov 2019
This study compares intracellular replication and inclusion development of representative C.trachomatis serovars in immortalized human conjunctival epithelial, urogenital epithelial, PMA stimulated THP-1 (macrophages), and HeLa cells. 
04 Nov 2019
This study addressed whether the regional differences in water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) variables were associated with the spatial distribution of trachomatous inflammation-follicular (TF) among children aged 1 to 9 years in the Amhara National Regional State of Ethiopia.
Facial cleanliness & environmental improvement, Water, sanitation and hygiene
03 Nov 2019
The objective of this study was to estimate the potential for fingers that have come in contact with Chlamydia trachomatis-positive urine to detectably contaminate C. trachomatis-negative urine.
03 Nov 2019
This study examined the participants of a clinical trial four years after enrolment to identify which of the two most commonly used eyelid surgery procedures to treat trachomatous trichiasis, the posterior Lamellar Tarsal Rotation (PLTR) and Billamelar Tarsal Rotation (BLTR), gives better results in the long-term.
Trichiasis
28 Oct 2019
In this study, impact surveys in six evaluation units of Malawi were used as a platform to explore associations between the prevalence of TF, ocular C. trachomatis infection and anti-Pgp3 antibodies one year after the third annual round of MDA.
Mapping, surveillance and prevalence
28 Oct 2019
 Using the WHO framework for analysing health systems, this study aims to assess what is known about the current eye health system in Yemen with ongoing conflict. 
Hard to reach populations, Trichiasis
24 Oct 2019
The objective of this study was determining the prevalence of active trachoma and associated factors among children aged 1 to 9 years in rural community of Lemo district.
Antibiotics, Children
24 Oct 2019
This study aims to determine the effect of MDA for trachoma elimination on M. genitalium prevalence, strain type and azithromycin resistance.
Antibiotics, Mapping, surveillance and prevalence

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