University of Cape Town

Simon Mendelsohn

Clinical Research Officer

Cape Town, South Africa


  • Peripheral blood mucosal-associated invariant T (MAIT) cells in tuberculosis patients and healthy Mycobacterium tuberculosis-exposed controls
  • RISK6, a 6-gene transcriptomic signature of TB disease risk, diagnosis and treatment response
  • Regional changes in tuberculosis disease burden among adolescents in South Africa (2005–2015)
  • Performance of diagnostic and predictive host blood transcriptomic signatures for Tuberculosis disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis
  • Biomarker-guided tuberculosis preventive therapy (CORTIS): a randomised controlled trial
  • Validation of a host blood transcriptomic biomarker for pulmonary tuberculosis in people living with HIV: a prospective diagnostic and prognostic accuracy study.
  • Prospective validation of host transcriptomic biomarkers for pulmonary tuberculosis by real-time PCR
  • Host blood transcriptomic biomarkers of tuberculosis disease in people living with HIV: a systematic review protocol
  • Longitudinal Dynamics of a Blood Transcriptomic Signature of Tuberculosis
  • Meeting report: Virtual Global Forum on Tuberculosis Vaccines, 20–22 April 2021
  • The Students' Health and Welfare Centres Organisation (SHAWCO) of the University of Cape Town: a review of the past 69 years.
  • Effectiveness of a comprehensive HIV and tuberculosis prevention, screening and management programme in Malawi prisons
  • HIV and tuberculosis in Malawian prisons: A comprehensive prevention, screening and management programme
  • Student doctors (umfundi wobugqirha): The role of student-run free clinics in medical education in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Are plantations a hotspot of malaria transmission in Cambodia? An ecological study and mathematical model
  • Therapeutic Monoclonal Antibodies for Ebola Virus Infection Derived from Vaccinated Humans
  • Performance of host blood transcriptomic signatures for diagnosing and predicting progression to tuberculosis disease in HIV-negative adults and adolescents: a systematic review protocol
  • Headway made towards biosignatures for incipient tuberculosis
  • Blood transcriptional signatures for tuberculosis testing

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