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Muwonge R., Basu P., Gheit T., Anantharaman D., Verma Y., Bhatla N., Joshi S., Esmy P.O., Poli U.R.R., Shah A., Zomawia E., Shastri S.S., Pimple S., Prabhu P.R., Hingmire S., Chiwate A., Sauvaget C., Lucas E., Malvi S.G., Siddiqi M., Sankaran S., Kannan T.P.R.A., Varghese R., Divate U., Vashist S., Mishra G., Jadhav R., Tommasino M., Pillai M.R., Sankaranarayanan R., Jayant K.; Acquisition, prevalence and clearance of type-specific human papillomavirus infections in young sexually active Indian women: A community-based multicentric cohort study. Indian HPV vaccine study group. PLoS One. 2020 Dec 29;15(12):e0244242.
PMID: 33373380

Almonte M., Murillo R., Sanchez G.I., Gonzalez P., Ferrera A., Picconi M.A., Wiesner C., Cruz-Valdez A., Lazcano-Ponce E., Jeronimo J., Ferreccio C., Kasamatsu E., Mendoza L., Rodriguez G., Calderon A., Venegas G., Villagra V., Tatti S., Fleider L., Teran C., Baena A., Hernandez M.L., Rol M.L., Lucas E., Barbier S., Ramirez A.T., Arrossi S., Rodriguez M.I., Gonzalez E., Celis M., Martinez S., Salgado Y., Ortega M., Beracochea A.V., Perez N., Rodriguez de la Pena M., Ramon M., Hernandez-Nevarez P., Arboleda-Naranjo M., Cabrera Y., Salgado B., Garcia L., Retana M.A., Colucci M.C., Arias-Stella J., Bellido-Fuentes Y., Bobadilla M.L., Olmedo G., Brito-Garcia I., Mendez-Herrera A., Cardina L., Flores B., Penaranda J., Martinez-Better J., Soilan A., Figueroa J., Caserta B., Sosa C., Moreno A., Mural J., Doimi F., Gimenez D., Rodriguez H., Lora O., Luciani S., Broutet N., Darragh T., Herrero R. Multicentric study of cervical cancer screening with human papillomavirus testing and assessment of triage methods in Latin America: the ESTAMPA screening study protocol. BMJ Open 2020;10:e035796.
PMID: 32448795
Arbyn M., Bruni L., Kelly D., Basu P., Poljak M., Gultekin M., Bergeron C., Ritchie D., Weiderpass E. Tackling cervical cancer in Europe amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Lancet Public Health. 2020 Jul 13;S2468-2667(20)30122-5.
PMID: 32673570
Arbyn M., Gultekin M., Morice P., Nieminen P., Cruickshank M., Poortmans P., Kelly D., Poljak M., Bergeron C., Ritchie D., Schmidt D., Kyrgiou M., Van den Bruel A., Bruni L., Basu P., Bray F., Weiderpass E. The European Response to the WHO Call to Eliminate Cervical Cancer as a Public Health Problem. Int J Cancer. 2020 Jul 7.
PMID: 32638362
Armaroli P., Riggi E., Basu P., Anttila A., Ponti A., Carvalho A.L., Dillner J., Elfstrom M.K., Giordano L., Lonnberg S., Ronco G., Senore C., Soerjomataram I., Tomatis M., Vale D.B., Jarm K., Sankaranarayanan R., Segnan N. Performance Indicators in Breast Cancer Screening in the European Union: A Comparison Across Countries of Screen Positivity and Detection Rates. Int J Cancer. 2020 Mar 11.
PMID: 32159224
Baena A., De Vuyst H., Mesher D., Kasubi M., Yuma S., Mwaiselage J., Zouiouich S., Mlay P., Kahesa C., Landoulsi S., Hernandez M.L., Lucas E., Herrero R., Almonte M., Broutet N. Reproducibility of a rapid human papillomavirus test at different levels of the healthcare system in Tanzania: the AISHA study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. August 20 2020.
PMID: 32856600
Banerjee D., Mandal R., Mandal A., Ghosh I., Mittal S., Muwonge R., Lucas E., Basu P. A Prospective Randomized Trial to Compare Safety, Acceptability and Efficacy of Thermal Ablation and Cryotherapy in a Screen and Treat Setting. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2020 May 1;21(5):1391-1398.
PMID: 32458647
Bhatla N., Meena J., Gupta K., Pal B., Divakar H., Bhalerao S., Peedicayil A., Srivastava S., Basu P., Purandare C.N.; FOGSI Expert Group. Human papillomavirus vaccination: Good clinical practice recommendations from the Federation of Obstetric and Gynecological Societies of India. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2020 Jul 6.
PMID: 32627278
Castle P.E., Pierz A.J., Adcock R., Aslam S., Basu P.S., Belinson J.L., Cuzick J., El-Zein M., Ferreccio C., Firnhaber C., Franco E.L., Gravitt P.E., Isidean S.D., Lin J., Mahmud S.M., Monsonego J., Muwonge R., Ratnam S., Mahboobeh Safaeian M., Schiffman M., Smith J.S., Swarts A., Wright T., Van De Wyngard V., Xi L.F. A pooled analysis to compare the clinical characteristics of human papillomavirus-positive and -negative cervical precancers. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2020 Jul 12:canprevres.0182.2020.
PMID: 32655005
Escriva-Boulley G., Mandrik O., Preau M., Herrero R., Villain P. Cognitions and behaviours of general practitioners in France regarding HPV vaccination: A theory-based systematic review. Prev Med. 2020 Nov 7:106323.
PMID: 33171178
Kumar S., Khanduri A., Sidibe A., Morgan C., Torode J., Basu P., Bhatla N., Schocken C., Bloem P. Acting on the call: A framework for action for rapid acceleration of access to the HPV vaccination in low- and lower-middle-income countries. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2020 Nov 13.
PMID: 33185283
Mandal R., Ghosh I., Banerjee D., Mittal S., Muwonge R., Roy C., Panda C., Vernekar M., Frappart L., Basu P. Correlation Between p16/Ki-67 Expression and the Grade of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasias. Int J Gynecol Pathol. 2020 Jul;39(4):384-390.
PMID: 32515923
Mariz F.C., Bender N., Anantharaman D., Basu P., Bhatla N., Pillai M.R., Prabhu P.R., Sankaranarayanan R., Eriksson T., Pawlita M., Prager K., Sehr P., Waterboer T., Muller M., Lehtinen M. Peak neutralizing and cross-neutralizing antibody levels to human papillomavirus types 6/16/18/31/33/45/52/58 induced by bivalent and quadrivalent HPV vaccines. NPJ Vaccines. 2020 Feb 14;5:14.
PMID: 32128255
Poli U.R., Muwonge R., Bhoopal T., Lucas E., Basu P. Feasibility, Acceptability, and Efficacy of a Community Health Worker-Driven Approach to Screen Hard-to-Reach Periurban Women Using Self-Sampled HPV Detection Test in India. JCO Glob Oncol. 2020 Apr;6:658-666.
PMID: 32343627
Shiko Y., Konno R., Konishi H., Sauvaget C., Ohashi Y., Kakizoe T. Effectiveness of HPV vaccination against the development of high-grade cervical lesions in young Japanese women. BMC Infect Dis. 2020 Nov 5;20(1):808.
PMID: 33153446
Tagliabue M., Mena M., Maffini F., Gheit T., Quiros Blasco B., Holzinger D., Tous S., Scelsi D., Riva D., Grosso E., Chu F., Lucas E., Ridder R., Rrehm S., Bogers J.P., Lepanto D., Lloveras Rubio B., Vijay Kumar R., Gangane N., Clavero O., Pawlita M., Anantharaman D., Radhakrishna Pillai M., Brennan P., Sankaranarayanan R., Arbyn M., Lombardi F., Taberna M., Gandini S., Chiesa F., Ansarin M., Alemany L., Tommasino M., Chiocca S., The Hpv-Ahead Study Group. Role of Human Papillomavirus Infection in Head and Neck Cancer in Italy: The HPV-AHEAD Study. Cancers (Basel). 2020 Nov 29;12(12):E3567.
PMID: 33260360
Tsang S.H., Basu P., Bender N., Herrero R., Kemp T.J., Kreimer A.R., Muller M., Panicker G., Pawlita M., Pinto L.A., Sampson J.N., Sankaranarayanan R., Schussler J., Sehr P., Sierra M.S., Unger E.R., Waterboer T., Hildesheim A.; Costa Rica Vaccine Trial (CVT) Group. Evaluation of serological assays to monitor antibody responses to single-dose HPV vaccines. Vaccine. 2020 Jul 23:S0264-410X(20)30917-8.
PMID: 32713678
Whitworth H.S., Gallagher K.E., Howard N., Mounier-Jack S., Mbwanji G., Kreimer A.R., Basu P., Kelly H., Drolet M., Brisson M., Watson-Jones D. Efficacy and immunogenicity of a single dose of human papillomavirus vaccine compared to no vaccination or standard three and two-dose vaccination regimens: A systematic review of evidence from clinical trials. Vaccine. 2019 Dec 20. pii: S0264-410X(19)31659-7.
PMID: 31870572
Zhao X.L., Liu Z.H., Zhao S., Hu S.Y., Muwonge R., Duan X.Z., Du L.J., Su C.F., Xiang X.E., Zhang X., Pan Q.J., Qiao Y.L., Sankaranarayanan R., Zhao F.H., Basu P. Efficacy of Point-of-care Thermal Ablation Among High-risk Human Papillomavirus Positive Women in China. Int J Cancer. 2020 Sep 7.
PMID: 32895912
Zhao X.L., Xu X.Q., Duan X.Z., Rezhake R., Hu S.Y., Wang Y., Xia C.F., Zhang X., Qiao Y.L., Sankaranarayanan R., Zhao F.H., Basu P. Comparative performance evaluation of different HPV tests and triaging strategies using self-samples and feasibility assessment of thermal ablation in 'colposcopy and treat' approach: a population-based study in rural China. Int J Cancer. 2020 Jan 22.
PMID: 31970767

Basu P., Hutubessy R., Broutet N. Cervical cancer: WHO called for elimination, not eradication. BMJ. 2019 Sep 26;366:l5668.
PMID: 31558438
Basu P., Mahajan M., Patira N., Prasad S., Mogri S., Muwonge R., Lucas E., Sankaranarayanan R., Iyer S., Naik N., Jain K. A pilot study to evaluate home-based screening for the common non-communicable diseases by a dedicated cadre of community health workers in a rural setting in India. BMC Public Health. 2019 Jan 3;19(1):14.
PMID: 30606132
Mahajan M., Naik N., Jain K., Patira N., Prasad S., Mogri S., Muwonge R., Lucas E., Faruq F., Sankaranarayanan R., Iyer S., Basu P. Study of Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Toward Risk Factors and Early Detection of Noncommunicable Diseases Among Rural Women in India. J Glob Oncol. 2019 Apr;(5):1-10.
PMID: 30998427
Ndizeye Z., Menon S., Van Geertruyden J.P., Sauvaget C., Jacquemyn Y., Bogers J.P., Benoy I., Vanden Broeck D. Performance of OncoE6TM Cervical Test in detecting cervical precancer lesions in HIV-positive women attending an HIV clinic in Bujumbura, Burundi: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open. 2019 Sep 6;9(9):e029088.
PMID: 31494606
Sangrajrang S., Laowahutanont P., Wongsena M., Muwonge R., Imsamran W., Ploysawang P., Basu P. Human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA and mRNA primary cervical cancer screening: Evaluation and triaging options for HPV-positive women. J Med Screen. 2019 Jul 31.
PMID: 31364471
Sankaranarayanan R., Basu P., Kaur P., Bhaskar R., Singh G.B., Denzongpa P., Grover R.K., Sebastian P., Saikia T., Oswal K., Kanodia R., Dsouza A., Mehrotra R., Rath G.K., Jaggi V., Kashya S., Kataria I., Hariprasad R., Sasieni P., Bhatla N., Rajaraman P., Trimble E.L., Swaminathan S., Purushotham A. Current status of human papillomavirus vaccination in India's cervical cancer prevention efforts. Lancet Oncol. 2019 Nov;20(11):e637-e644.
PMID: 31674322
Two-dose recommendation for Human Papillomavirus vaccine can be extended up to 18 years - updated evidence from Indian follow up cohort study. Basu P., Muwonge R., Bhatla N., Nene B.M., Joshi S., Esmy P.O., Poli U.R.R., Joshi G., Verma Y., Zomawia E., Shastri S.S., Pimple S., Anantharaman D., Prabhu P.R., Hingmire S., Sauvaget C., Lucas E., Pawlita M., Gheit T., Jayant K., Malvi S.G., Siddiqi M., Michel A., Butt J., Sankaran S., Rameshwari Ammal Kannan T.P., Varghese R., Divate U., Willhauck-Fleckenstein M., Waterboer T., Muller M., Sehr P., Vashist S., Mishra G., Jadhav R., Thorat R., Tommasino M., Pillai M.R., Sankaranarayanan R.; Indian HPV vaccine study group. Papillomavirus Res. 2019 Jan 31. pii: S2405-8521(18)30133-2.
PMID: 30711698
Whitworth H.S., Gallagher K.E., Howard N., Mounier-Jack S., Mbwanji G., Kreimer A.R., Basu P., Kelly H., Drolet M., Brisson M., Watson-Jones D. Efficacy and immunogenicity of a single dose of human papillomavirus vaccine compared to no vaccination or standard three and two-dose vaccination regimens: A systematic review of evidence from clinical trials. Vaccine. 2019 Dec 20. pii: S0264-410X(19)31659-7.
PMID: 31870572

Garland S.M., Giuliano A., Brotherton J., Moscicki A.B., Stanley M., Kaufmann A.M., Bhatla N., Sankaranarayanan R., Palefsky J.M., de Sanjose S.; IPVS. IPVS statement moving towards elimination of cervical cancer as a public health problem. Papillomavirus Res. 2018 Jun;5:87-88.
PMID: 29499389
Konno R., Konishi H., Sauvaget C., Ohashi Y., Kakizoe T. Effectiveness of HPV vaccination against high grade cervical lesions in Japan. Vaccine. 2018 Dec 18;36(52):7913-7915.
PMID: 29778520
Robles C., Wiesner C., Martinez S., Salgado Y., Hernandez M., Lucas E., Lineros J., Romero P., Herrero R., Almonte M., Murillo R. Impact of operational factors on HPV positivity rates in an HPV-based screening study in Colombia. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2018 Oct;143(1):44-51.
PMID: 29944728
Sankaranarayanan R., Joshi S., Muwonge R., Esmy P.O., Basu P., Prabhu P., Bhatla N., Nene B.M., Shaw J., Poli U.R.R., Verma Y., Zomawia E., Pimple S., Tommasino M., Pawlita M., Gheit T., Waterboer T., Sehr P., Pillai M.R.; Indian HPV vaccine study group. Can a single dose of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine prevent cervical cancer? Early findings from an Indian study. Vaccine. 2018 Aug 6;36(32 Pt A):4783-4791.
PMID: 29551226
Smelov V., Muwonge R., Sokolova O., McKay-Chopin S., Eklund C., Komyakov B., Gheit T. Beta and gamma human papillomaviruses in anal and genital sites among men: prevalence and determinants. Sci Rep. 2018 May 29;8(1):8241.
PMID: 29844517
Ursu R.G., Danciu M., Spiridon I.A., Ridder R., Rehm S., Maffini F., McKay-Chopin S., Carreira C., Lucas E., Costan V.V., Popescu E., Cobzeanu B., Ghetu N., Iancu L.S., Tommasino M., Pawlita M., Holzinger D., Gheit T. Role of mucosal high-risk human papillomavirus types in head and neck cancers in Romania. PLoS One. 2018 Jun 25;13(6):e0199663.
PMID: 29940024

Garland S. M., Brotherton J. M. L., Moscicki A. B., Kaufmann A. M., Stanley M., Bhatla N., Sankaranarayanan R., de Sanjose S., Palefsky J. M. HPV vaccination of immunocompromised hosts. Papillomavirus Res; 2017; 35-38.
PMID: 29179867
Gheit T., Anantharaman D., Holzinger D., Alemany L., Tous S., Lucas E., Prabhu P.R., Pawlita M., Ridder R., Rehm S., Bogers J., Maffini F., Chiocca S., Lloveras B., Kumar R.V., Somanathan T., de Sanjose S., Castellsague X., Arbyn M., Brennan P., Sankaranarayanan R., Pillai M.R., Gangane N., Tommasino M.; HPV-AHEAD study group. Role of mucosal high-risk human papillomavirus types in head and neck cancers in central India. Int J Cancer. 2017 Jul 1;141(1):143-151.
PMID: 28369859
Mena M., Lloveras B., Tous S., Bogers J., Maffini F., Gangane N., Kumar R.V., Somanathan T., Lucas E., Anantharaman D., Gheit T., Castellsague X., Pawlita M., de Sanjose S., Alemany L., Tommasino M.; HPV-AHEAD study group. Development and validation of a protocol for optimizing the use of paraffin blocks in molecular epidemiological studies: The example from the HPV-AHEAD study. PLoS One. 2017 Oct 16;12(10)
PMID: 29036167
Mittal S., Basu P., Muwonge R., Banerjee D., Ghosh I., Sengupta M.M., Das P., Dey P., Mandal R., Panda C., Biswas J., Sankaranarayanan R. Risk of high grade precancerous lesions and invasive cancers in high risk HPV positive women with normal cervix or CIN 1 at baseline - a population based cohort study. Int J Cancer. 2017;140(8):1850-1859.
PMID: 28108997
Roychowdhury A., Samadder S., Islam M.S., Chaudhury K., Roy A., Banerjee D., Mandal R., Basu P.S., Roychoudhury S., Panda C.K. Identification of Changes in the Human Papilloma Virus 16 (HPV16) Genome During Early Dissemination of Cervical Cancer Cells May Complement Histological Diagnosis of Lymph Node Metastasis. Pathol Oncol Res. 2017 Jan 19.
PMID: 28101801
Sangrajrang S., Laowahutanont P., Wongsena M., Muwonge R., Karalak A., Imsamran W., Senkomago V., Sankaranarayanan R. Comparative accuracy of Pap smear and HPV screening in Ubon Ratchathani in Thailand. Papillomavirus Res; 2017; 30-35.
PMID: 28720454
Zhang Q., Dong L., Hu S., Feng R., Zhang X., Pan Q., Ma J., Zhang L., Zhao X., Sankaranarayanan R., Qiao Y., Zhao F. Risk stratification and long-term risk prediction of E6 oncoprotein in a prospective screening cohort in China. Int J Cancer; 2017; 141(6): 1110-1119.
PMID: 28560716

Basu P., Banerjee D., Mittal S., Mandal R., Ghosh I., Das P., Muwonge R., Biswas J. Evaluation of a compact, rechargeable, magnifying device to triage VIA and HPV positive women in a cervical cancer screening program in rural India. Cancer Causes Control. 2016;27(10):1253-9.
PMID: 27581249
Basu P., Bhatla N., Ngoma T., Sankaranarayanan R. Less than 3 doses of the HPV vaccine - Review of efficacy against virological and disease end points. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2016;12(6):1394-402.
PMID: 26933961
Basu P., Muwonge R., Mittal S., Banerjee D., Ghosh I., Panda C., Mandal R., Sankaranarayanan R. Implications of semi-quantitative HPV viral load estimation by Hybrid capture 2 in colposcopy practice. J Med Screen. 2016;23(2):104-10.
PMID: 26566949
Mittal S., Mandal R., Banerjee D., Das P., Ghosh I., Panda C., Biswas J., Basu P. HPV detection-based cervical cancer screening program in low-resource setting: lessons learnt from a community-based demonstration project in India. Cancer Causes Control. 2016;27(3):351-8.
PMID: 26712612
Sankaranarayanan R., Bhatla N., Basu P. Current global status & impact of human papillomavirus vaccination: Implications for India. Indian J Med Res. 2016;144(2):169-80.
PMID: 27934795
Sankaranarayanan R., Prabhu P. R., Pawlita M., Gheit T., Bhatla N., Muwonge R., Nene B. M., Esmy P. O., Joshi S., Poli U. R., Jivarajani P., Verma Y., Zomawia E., Siddiqi M., Shastri S. S., Jayant K., Malvi S. G., Lucas E., Michel A., Butt J., Vijayamma J. M., Sankaran S., Kannan T. P., Varghese R., Divate U., Thomas S., Joshi G., Willhauck-Fleckenstein M., Waterboer T., Muller M., Sehr P., Hingmire S., Kriplani A., Mishra G., Pimple S., Jadhav R., Sauvaget C., Tommasino M., Pillai M. R. Immunogenicity and HPV infection after one, two, and three doses of quadrivalent HPV vaccine in girls in India: a multicentre prospective cohort study. Lancet Oncol. 2016;17(1):67-77.
PMID: 26652797
Santesso N., Mustafa R. A., Schunemann H. J., Arbyn M., Blumenthal P. D., Cain J., Chirenje M., Denny L., De Vuyst H., Eckert L. O., Forhan S. E., Franco E. L., Gage J. C., Garcia F., Herrero R., Jeronimo J., Lu E. R., Luciani S., Quek S. C., Sankaranarayanan R., Tsu V., Broutet N. (2016) World Health Organization Guidelines for treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2-3 and screen-and-treat strategies to prevent cervical cancer. Int J Gynaecol Obstet; 132(3):252-8.
PMID: 26868062

Basu P., Mittal S., Banerjee D., Singh P., Panda C., Dutta S., Mandal R., Das P., Biswas J., Muwonge R., Sankaranarayanan R. Diagnostic accuracy of VIA and HPV detection as primary and sequential screening tests in a Cervical Cancer Screening Demonstration Project in India. Int J Cancer. 2015;137(4):859-67.
PMID: 25631198
Sankaranarayanan R. HPV vaccination: the most pragmatic cervical cancer primary prevention strategy. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2015;131 Suppl 1:S33-S5.
PMID: 26433502

Arrossi S., Maceira V., Paolino M., Sankaranarayanan R. Acceptability and uptake of HPV vaccine in Argentina before its inclusion in the immunization program: a population-based survey. Vaccine. 2012;30(14):2467-74.
PMID: 22266289

Pimple S., Muwonge R., Amin G., Goswami S., Sankaranarayanan R., Shastri S.S. Cytology versus HPV testing for the detection of high-grade cervical lesions in women found positive on visual inspection in Mumbai, India. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2010;108(3):236-9.
PMID: 19945105

Sankaranarayanan R. HPV vaccination: the promise & problems. Indian J Med Res. 2009;130(3):322-6.
PMID: 19901441
Sankaranarayanan R., Nene B.M., Shastri S.S., Jayant K., Muwonge R., Budukh A.M., Hingmire S., Malvi S.G., Thorat R., Kothari A., Chinoy R., Kelkar R., Kane S., Desai S., Keskar V.R., Rajeshwarkar R., Panse N., Dinshaw K.A. HPV screening for cervical cancer in rural India. N Engl J Med. 2009;360(14):1385-94.
PMID: 19339719

Shastri S.S., Dinshaw K., Amin G., Goswami S., Patil S., Chinoy R., Kane S., Kelkar R., Muwonge R., Mahe C., Ajit D., Sankaranarayanan R. Concurrent evaluation of visual, cytological and HPV testing as screening methods for the early detection of cervical neoplasia in Mumbai, India. Bull World Health Organ. 2005;83(3):186-94.
PMID: 15798842

Book chapters:

2011 Sankaranarayanan R., Jivarajani P., Joshi S. Chapter 9. HPV Vaccination in Primary Prevention of Cervical Cancer. In: Rajaram S., Chitrathara K., Maheswari A. (eds). Cervical Cancer Contemporary Management. New Delhi: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) LTD. 2011, pp. 66-73.

2008 Sankaranarayanan R, Sauvaget C. HPV vaccination in the developing world. In: Stern PL, Kitchener HC, editors. Vaccines for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer. 2008. p. 103-13.

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