Sub-project-1 Publications and Conference Proceedings


FMD Ready project:

  1. Singanallur NB, Nampanya S, MacPhillamy I, Soukvilay V, Keokhamphet C, Bush RD, Khounsy S, Dhand N, Windsor P, Vosloo W (2020) Serological evidence of Foot-and-Mouth Disease infection in goats of Lao PDR. Frontiers in Veterinary Science (Special Issue: Epidemiology and Economics), 7:544, 1-11.
  2. Singanallur NB, Dekker A, Eble P, van Hemert Kluitenberg F, Weerdmeester K, Horsington J, Vosloo W (2020) Comparing the efficacy of two FMDV serotype A emergency vaccines against heterologous challenge with an A/ASIA/G IX/SEA97 variant virus. Vaccines (Basel) 8, 80.
  3. Dekker A, Sanz-Bernado B, Phaedra E, King D, Singanallur NB, Vosloo W (2020) Good quality A Malaysia 97 protects against A/Asia/G-VII (A/IRN/22/2015). Vaccines (Basel) 2020, 8, 24.
  4. Ludi AB, Mioulet V, Kassimi LB, Lefebvre DJ, De Clercq K, Chitsungo E, Nwankpa N, Vosloo W, Paton DJ, King DP (2021). Selection and use of reference panels: a case study highlighting current gaps in the materials available for foot and mouth disease.  Rev Sci Tech. 2021 Jun;40(1):239-251.


  1. Cheung A, Dufour S, Jones G, Kostoulas P, Stevenson MA, Singanallur NB, and Firestone SM (2021) Bayesian latent class analysis when there is an imperfect reference test. OIE Scientific and Technical Review; 40(1), 271-286.
  2. Halpin K, Tribolet L, Hobbs E and Singanallur NB (2021) Perspectives and challenges on validating new diagnostic technologies. OIE Scientific and Technical Review; 40(1), 145-157.
  3. Bath C, Scott M, Sharma PM, Gurung RB, Phuentshok Y, Pefanis S, Colling A, Singanallur NB, Firestone SM, Ungvanijban S, Ratthanophart J, Allen J, Rawlin G, Fegan M, Rodoni B (2020) Further development of a reverse‐transcription loop‐mediated isothermal amplification (RT‐LAMP) assay for the detection of foot‐and‐mouth disease virus and validation in the field with use of an internal positive control. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 67(6), 2494-2506.

COVID related papers:

  1. Malladi SK, Patel, UR, Rajmani RS, Singh R, Pandey S, Kumar S, Khaleeq S, Jansen van Vuren, P, Riddell, S, Goldie S, Gayathri S, Chakraborty D, Kalita P, Pramanick I, Agarwal N, Reddy P, Girish N, Upadhyaya A, Khan MS, Kanjo K, Bhat M, Mani S, Bhattacharyya S, Siddiqui S, Tyagi A, Jha S, Pandey R, Tripathi S, Dutta S, McAuley AJ, Singanallur NB, Vasan SS, Ringe RP, Varadarajan R (2021) Immunogenicity and protective efficacy of a highly thermotolerant, trimeric SARS-CoV-2 receptor binding domain derivative. Accepted in ACS Infectious Diseases.
  2. Layton D, Burkett K, Marsh GA, Singanallur NB, Barr J, Layton R, Riddell SJ, Brown S, Trinidad L, Au GG, McAuley AJ, Lowther S, Watson J and Vasan SS (2021) Lessons from vaccine studies in higher order animals: a case of Type I hypersensitivity 2 in ferrets. ILAR Journal xx(x):1-6
  3. Marsh GA, McAuley AJ, Au GG, Riddell S, Layton D, Singanallur NB, Layton R, Jayne J, Durr PA, Bender H, Barr JA, Bingham J, Boyd V, Brown S, Bruce MP, Burkett K, Eastwood T, Edwards S, Gough T, Halpin K, Harper J, Holmes C, Horman WSJ, Jansen van Vuren P, Lowther S, Maynard K, McAuley KD, Neave MH, Poole T, Roote C, Rowe B, Soldani E, Stevens V, Stewart CR, Suen WW, Tachedjian M, Todd W, Trinidad L, Walter Duane, Watson N, Drew TW, Gilbert SC, Lamb T, Vasan SS (2021) ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 (AZD1222) vaccine candidate significantly reduces SARS2 CoV-2 shedding in ferrets. npj Vaccines. 6:67.
  4. Alexander, M.R.; Brice, A.M.; Jansen van Vuren, P.; Rootes, C.L.; Tribolet, L.; Cowled, C.; Bean, A.G.D.; Stewart, C.R. Ribosome-Profiling Reveals Restricted Post Transcriptional Expression of Antiviral Cytokines and Transcription Factors during SARS-CoV-2 Infection. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2021, 22, 3392.
  5. Tribolet L, Alexander MR, Brice AM, van Vuren PJ, Rootes CL, Mara K, McDonald M, Bruce KL, Gough TJ, Shi S, Cowled C, Bean AGD, Stewart CR. ILRUN downregulates ACE2 expression and blocks infection of human cells by SARS-CoV-2. J Virol. 2021 May 7:JVI.00327-21. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00327-21. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33963054.
  6. Alexander MR, Rootes CL, van Vuren PJ, Stewart CR. Concentration of infectious SARS-CoV-2 by polyethylene glycol precipitation. J Virol Methods. 2020 Dec;286:113977. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2020.113977. Epub 2020 Sep 23. PMID: 32979405; PMCID: PMC7510776.

Conferences and meetings

  • GFRA-EuFMD 2020 Virtual conference, Nov and Dec 2020: Systems immunology-based approach to study early immune responses to emergency foot-and-mouth disease vaccination in pigs. Nagendrakumar Singanallur, Petrus Jansen van Vuren, Erwin van den Born, Anke Woeckel, Wilna Vosloo.
  • GFRA/OIE/FAO/EuFMD 2021 virtual workshop on Vaccination against FMD: Principles and Practise, 25 March 2021: In vivo testing of vaccines in Southeast Asia – how well do antigen matching correlate with protection? Wilna Vosloo. A report on the meeting is available here.
  • OIE SEACFMD Joint Laboratory Network and EpiNet Virtual Meeting, 23 February 2021: ACDP/AAHL update – FMD Ready project. Wilna Vosloo, Nagendrakumar Singanallur, Petrus Jansen Van Vuren and Graeme Garner
  • Nagendra Singanallur and Wilna Vosloo are expert contributors to the FMD Investigation Training Course (FITC) for Asia run by the Virtual Learning Centre for Asia and the Pacific (European Commission for the Control of Foot-and-Mouth Disease) in July 2021.