Table of Contents: PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases: Top Ten Research Article Collection


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To commemorate the Fifth Anniversary of the launch of PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, we are releasing a collection of the most-viewed research articles from each of the five years that the journal has published. With this collection we hope to highlight the continued impact of our primary research.

Research Articles

Virus Identification in Unknown Tropical Febrile Illness Cases Using Deep Sequencing

Nathan L. Yozwiak, Peter Skewes-Cox, Mark D. Stenglein, Angel Balmaseda, Eva Harris, Joseph L. DeRisi

Neuropathic Pain and Psychological Morbidity in Patients with Treated Leprosy: A Cross-Sectional Prevalence Study in Mumbai

Estrella Lasry-Levy, Aki Hietaharju, Vivek Pai, Ramaswamy Ganapati, Andrew S. C. Rice, Maija Haanpää, Diana N. J. Lockwood

The International Limits and Population at Risk of Plasmodium vivax Transmission in 2009

Carlos A. Guerra, Rosalind E. Howes, Anand P. Patil, Peter W. Gething, Thomas P. Van Boeckel, William H. Temperley, Caroline W. Kabaria, Andrew J. Tatem, Bui H. Manh, Iqbal R. F. Elyazar, J. Kevin Baird, Robert W. Snow, Simon I. Hay

Strategies for Diagnosis and Treatment of Suspected Leptospirosis: A Cost-Benefit Analysis

Yupin Suputtamongkol, Wirichada Pongtavornpinyo, Yoel Lubell, Chuanpit Suttinont, Siriwan Hoontrakul, Kriangsak Phimda, Kitti Losuwanaluk, Duangjai Suwancharoen, Saowaluk Silpasakorn, Wirongrong Chierakul, Nick Day

Risk Maps of Lassa Fever in West Africa

Elisabeth Fichet-Calvet, David John Rogers

Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) Method for Rapid Detection of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense

Zablon Kithinji Njiru, Andrew Stanislaw John Mikosza, Tanya Armstrong, John Charles Enyaru, Joseph Mathu Ndung'u, Andrew Richard Christopher Thompson

On the Origin of the Treponematoses: A Phylogenetic Approach

Kristin N. Harper, Paolo S. Ocampo, Bret M. Steiner, Robert W. George, Michael S. Silverman, Shelly Bolotin, Allan Pillay, Nigel J. Saunders, George J. Armelagos