April 11, 2017


*Bold & underlined authors represent KRIBS


  • Foster, C. S. P., Bull, R. A., Tedla, N., Santiago, F., Agapiou, D., Adhikari, A., . . . Rawlinson, W. D. (2022). Persistence of a SARS-CoV-2 variant with a frameshifting deletion for the duration of a major outbreak. medRxiv, 2022.2009.2006.22279658. 01/2022.09.06.22279658doi:10.11
  • Adhikari A, Abayasingam A, Rodrigo C, Agapiou D, Pandzic E, Brasher NA, Fernando BS, Keoshkerian E, Li H, Kim HN, Lord M. Longitudinal characterisation of phagocytic and neutralisation functions of anti-Spike antibodies in plasma of patients after SARS-CoV-2 infection. Journal of Immunology. September 2022. https://www.jimmunol.org/content/early/2022/09/09/jimmunol.2200272

  • Magar LB, Rayamajhee B, Khadka S, Karki G, Thapa A, Yasir M, Thapa S, Panta OP, Sharma S, Poudel P. Detection of Bacillus Species with Arsenic Resistance and Plant Growth Promoting Efficacy from Agricultural Soils of Nepal. Scientifica. 2022 Jul 19;2022. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35909656/
  • Bhattarai S, Adhikari A, Rayamajhee B, Dhungana J, Singh M, Koirala S, Shakya DR. Participatory approach to develop evidence-based clinical ethics guidelines for the care of COVID-19 patients: a mixed-method study from Nepal. Frontiers in Public Health. 2022 May.https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35832276/
  • Kim K.W, Wang X, Adhikari A, Yeang M, Jenkins F, Naing Z, Walker GJ, Foster C.S.P, Stelzer-Braid S, Deveson I, Craig M.E, Tedla N, Bull R.A, Martinello M, Pinto A.N, Chan R, Turville S, Rawlinson W.D and van Hal S. Persistent high-level shedding of cultivable SARS-CoV-2 Delta virus 33 days after onset of COVID-19 in a hospitalized patient with pneumonia. Journal of Medical Virology. 2022 May 04. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35509147/

  • Balachandran H, Phetsouphanh C, Agapiou D, Adhikari A, Rodrigo C, Hammoud M, Shrestha LB, Keoshkerian E, Gupta M, Turville S, Christ D. Maintenance of Broad Neutralising Antibodies and Memory B Cells 12 Months Post-Infection Is Predicted by SARS-CoV-2 Specific CD4+ T Cell Responses. Cell Reports. 2022 Jan 18. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35090598/


  • Dawadi S, Thapa R, Modi B, Bhandari S, Timilsina AP, Yadav RP, Aryal B, Gautam S, Sharma P, Thapa BB, Aryal N, Aryal S, Regmi BP, Parajuli N. Technological Advancements for the Detection of Antibiotics in Food Products. Processes. 2021; 9(9):1500. https://doi.org/10.3390/pr9091500
  • Bhandari TR, Khatiwada B, Rajbhandari B, Bestman A, Mistry SK, Rayamajhee B, Rawal LB, Yadav UN. A qualitative study to understand drivers of psychoactive substance use among Nepalese youth. PLoS One. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34739508/
  • Yadav UN, Yadav OP, Singh DR, Ghimire S, Rayamajhee B, Kanti Mistry S, et al. Perceived fear of COVID-19 and its associated factors among Nepalese older adults in eastern Nepal: A cross-sectional study. PLoS ONE. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34310639/

  • Bhattacharjee S, Joshi R,  Yasir M, Adhikari A, Chughtai A,  Heslop D, Bull R, Willcox M, Macintyre RC. Graphene and nanoparticles coated antimicrobial and biocompatible cotton/silk fabrics for protective clothing. ACS Applied Bio Materials. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35006896/

  • Mehata S, Tamang MK, Parajuli KR, Rayamajhee B, Yadav UN, Mehta RK, et al. Serum zinc status is a matter of concern among children and non-pregnant women in a nationwide survey of Nepal. Scientific Reports. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34290324/

  • Mehata S, Parajuli KR, Pant ND, Rayamajhee B, Yadav UN, et al. Prevalence and correlates of Helicobacter pylori infection among under-five children, adolescent and non-pregnant women in Nepal: Further analysis of Nepal national micronutrient status survey 2016. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34153049/
  • Adhikari A, Eltahla A, Lloyd AR, Rodrigo C, Agapiou D, Bull RA, Tedla N. Optimisation and validation of a new method for antibody dependent cellular phagocytosis in hepatitis C virus infection. Journal of Immunological Methods. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34147479/
  • Brasher NA, Adhikari A, Lloyd AR, Tedla N, Bull RA. Hepatitis C Virus Epitope Immunodominance and B Cell Repertoire Diversity. Viruses. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34070572/
  • Pokhrel A, Rayamajhee B, Khadka S, Thapa S, Kapali S, Pun SB, Banjara MR, Joshi P, Lekhak B, Rijal KR. Seroprevalence and Clinical Features of Scrub Typhus among Febrile Patients Attending a Referral Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal. Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34068402/
  • Shrestha B, Nath DK, Maharjan A, Poudel A, Pradhan RN, Aryal S. Isolation and Characterization of Potential Antibiotic-Producing Actinomycetes from Water and Soil Sediments of Different Regions of Nepal. International Journal of Microbiology. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33763135/

  • Rayamajhee B, Subedi D, Peguda HK, Willcox MD, Henriquez FL, Carnt N. A Systematic Review of Intracellular Microorganisms within Acanthamoeba to Understand Potential Impact for Infection. Pathogens. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33670718/

  • Rayamajhee B, Pokhrel A, SyangtanG , Khadka S,  Lama B, Rawal LB , Mehata S, Baishnab SKM, Pokhrel R, Yadav UN. How well the Government of Nepal is Responding to COVID-19? An experience from a resource limited country to confront unprecedented pandemic. Policy and Practice Review. 2021. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33681124/


  • Manandhar KD, McCauley M, Gupta BP, Kurmi R, Adhikari A, Nguyen AV, Elong Ngono A, Zompi S, Sessions O, Shresta S. Whole Genome Sequencing of Dengue Virus Serotype 2 from Two Clinical Isolates and Serological Profile of Dengue in the 2015–2016 Nepal Outbreak. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33073748/
  • Syangtan G, Bista S, Dawadi P, Rayamajhee B, Shrestha LB, Tuladhar R, Joshi DR. Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 carriers: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Frontiers in Public Health. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33553089/

  • Adhikari B, Marasini BP, Rayamajhee B, Bhattarai BR, Lamichhane G, Khadayat K, Adhikari A, Khanal S, Parajuli N. Potential roles of medicinal plants for the treatment of viral diseases focusing on COVID‐19: A review. Phytotherapy Research. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33037698/

  • Khadayat K, Sherpa DD, Malla KP, Shrestha S, Rana N, Marasini BP, Khanal S, Rayamajhee B, Bhattarai BR, Parajuli N. Molecular Identification and Antimicrobial Potential of Streptomyces Species from Nepalese Soil. International Journal of Microbiology. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32908528/

  • Gupta R, Rayamajhee B, Sherchan SP, Rai G, Mukhiya RK, Khanal B, Rai SK. Prevalence of intestinal parasitosis and associated risk factors among school children of Saptari district, Nepal: a cross-sectional study. Tropical Medicine and Health. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32848503/

  • Yadav UN, Rayamajhee B, Mistry SK, Parsekar SS, Mishra SK. A syndemic perspective on the management of non-communicable diseases amid the COVID-19 pandemic in low- and middle-income countries. Frontiers in Public Health. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33102414/

  • Prajapati S, Napit R, Bastola A, Rauniyar R, Shrestha S, Lamsal M, Adhikari A, Bhandari P, Yadav SR, Manandhar KD. Molecular phylogeny and distribution of dengue virus serotypes circulating in Nepal in 2017. PLOS One. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32634137/ 

  • Sapkota A, Thapa A, Budhathoki A, Sainju M, Shrestha P, Aryal S. Isolation, Characterization, and Screening of Antimicrobial-Producing Actinomycetes from Soil Samples. International Journal of Microbiology. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32300363/

  • Bastola A, Shrestha M, Lamsal M, Shrestha S, Prajapati S, Adhikari A, Gupta B.P, Hide M, Devkota L, Chalis B.S. and Pandey K. A case of high altitude cutaneous leishmaniasis in a non-endemic region in Nepal. Parasitology international. 2020. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31520692/


  • Wang SL, Gupta BP, Ji WF, Tang ZM, Wen GP, Adhikari A, Ying D, Zhang X, Liu C, Zheng ZZ, Xia NS. Application of Hepatitis E Virus-Related Markers on Samples from a Developing Country. Clinical laboratory. 2019.  https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30868849/


  • Upreti N, Rayamajhee B, Sherchan SP, Choudhari MK, Banjara MR. Prevalence of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus, multidrug resistant and extended spectrum β-lactamase producing gram negative bacilli causing wound infections at a tertiary care hospital of Nepal. Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control. 2018. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30338059/

  • Neupane K, Rayamajhee B, Acharya J, Rijal N, Shrestha D, GC B, Pant MR, Shah PK. Comparison of Nasal Colonization of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in HIV-Infected and Non-HIV Patients Attending the National Public Health Laboratory of Central Nepal. Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology. 2018.  https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30631385/

  • Karn S, Bhattarai M, Rauniyar R, Adhikari A, Karna P, et. al. Determination of CD4+ T- Lymphocytes in Healthy Children of Kathmandu. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council. 2018. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30455494/

  • Sah SK, González J V, Shrestha S, Adhikari A, Manandhar K Das, Yadav SB, et al. Human papillomavirus genotype distribution in cervical cancer biopsies from Nepalese women. Infectious Agent Cancer. 2018. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29375654/

  • Bhattarai M, Baniya JB, Aryal N, Shrestha B, Rauniyar R, Adhikari A, Koirala P, et al. Epidemiological Profile and Risk Factors for Acquiring HBV And/or HCV in HIV-Infected Population Groups in Nepal. BioMed Research International. 2018. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29487874/


  • Maharjan S, Rayamajhee B, Shreshtha A, Acharya J. Serotyping and antibiotic susceptibility patterns of Vibrio and Shigella isolates from diarrheal patients visiting a Tropical and Infectious Diseases Hospital in central Nepal. BMC research notes. 2017. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29183395/

  • Sah AK, Joshi B, Khadka DK, Gupta BP, Adhikari A, Singh SK, et al. Comparative Study of GeneXpert MTB/RIF Assay and Multiplex PCR Assay for Direct Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Suspected Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients. Current Microbiology. 2017. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28612135/

  • Shrestha A*, Adhikari A*, Bhattarai M, Rauniyar R, Debes JD, Boonstra A, et al. Prevalence and risk of hepatitis E virus infection in the HIV population of Nepal. Virology Journal. 2017. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29162143/