Publications update from ILRI East and Southeast Asia, January-June 2020

We would like to share with our donors and partners the list of publications of ILRI East and Southeast Asia publicized from January to June 2020. Thank you.

Articles in international peer-reviewed journals

  1. Hu Suk Lee, Vuong Nghia Bui, Huyen Xuan Nguyen, Anh Ngoc Bui, Trung Duc Hoang, Hung Nguyen-Viet, Grace, D. and Wieland, B. 2020. Seroprevalences of multi-pathogen and description of farm movement in pigs in two provinces in Vietnam. BMC Veterinary Research 16:15. More
  2. Mitchell, M.E.V., Alders, R., Unger, F., Hung Nguyen-Viet, Trang Thi Huyen Le and Toribio, J.-A. 2020. The challenges of investigating antimicrobial resistance in Vietnam – what benefits does a One Health approach offer the animal and human health sectors? BMC Public Health 20: 213. More
  3. Hennessey, M., Kim, S. Unger, F., Hung Nguyen-Viet, Sinh Dang-Xuan, Thinh Nguyen-Thi and Häsler, B. 2020. Exploring the potential of using nudges to promote food hygiene in the pork value chain in Vietnam. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 181: 105003. More
  4. Hoffman, T., Nissen, K., Krambrich, J., Rönnberg, B., Akaberi, D., Esmaeilzadeh, M., Salaneck, E., Lindahl, J. and Lundkvist, Å. 2020. Evaluation of a COVID-19 IgM and IgG rapid test; an efficient tool for assessment of past exposure to SARS-CoV-2. Infection Ecology & Epidemiology 10(1): 1754538. More 
  5. Chapot, L., Thang Nguyen-Tien, Long Pham-Thanh, Hung Nguyen-Viet, Craven, L. and Lindahl, J.F. 2020. A mixed-methods approach to understanding knowledge of mosquito-borne infections and barriers for protection in Hanoi, Vietnam. Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease 5(2): 66. More
  6. Ashmore, P., Lindahl, J.F., Colón-González, F.J., Vu Sinh Nam, Dang Quang Tan and Medley, G.F. 2020. Spatiotemporal and socioeconomic risk factors for dengue at the province level in Vietnam, 2013–2015: Clustering analysis and regression model. Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease 5(2): 81. More
  7. Ming-Shan Wang, Mukesh Thakur, Min-Sheng Peng, Yu Jiang, Laurent Alain François Frantz, Ming Li, Jin-Jin Zhang, Sheng Wang, Joris Peters, Newton Otieno Otecko, Chatmongkon Suwannapoom, Xing Guo, Zhu-Qing Zheng, Ali Esmailizadeh, Nalini Yasoda Hirimuthugoda, Hidayat Ashari, Sri Suladari, Moch Syamsul Arifin Zein, Szilvia Kusza, Saeed Sohrabi, Hamed Kharrati-Koopaee, Quan-Kuan Shen, Lin Zeng, Min-Min Yang, Ya-Jiang Wu, Xing-Yan Yang, Xue-Mei Lu, Xin-Zheng Jia, Qing-Hua Nie, Susan Joy Lamont, Emiliano Lasagna, Simone Ceccobelli, Humpita Gamaralalage Thilini Nisanka Gunwardana, Thilina Madusanka Senasige, Shao-Hong Feng, Jing-Fang Si, Hao Zhang, Jie-Qiong Jin, Ming-Li Li, Yan-Hu Liu, Hong-Man Chen, Cheng Ma, Shan-Shan Dai, Abul Kashem Fazlul Haque Bhuiyan, Muhammad Sajjad Khan, Gamamada Liyanage Lalanie Pradeepa Silva, Thi-Thuy Le, Okeyo Ally Mwai, Mohamed Nawaz Mohamed Ibrahim, Megan Supple, Beth Shapiro, Olivier Hanotte, Guojie Zhang, Greger Larson, Jian-Lin Han, Dong-Dong Wu and Ya-Ping Zhang. 2020. 863 genomes reveal the origin and domestication of chicken. Cell Research 0:1–9. More

Presentations at international forums

  1. Unger, F., Hung Nguyen-Viet, Pham Duc Phuc, Pham Van Hung, Huyen Le Thi Thanh, Sinh Dang-Xuan, Tum, S., Ty, C., Chea, R., Lindahl, J. and Randolph, D. 2020. Food safety interventions for traditional pork chains in Vietnam and Cambodia: Success and challenges. Poster presentation at the virtual 2020 Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy Week research conference, 30 June–2 July 2020. More
  2. Hu Suk Lee. 2020. Introduction of African swine fever activities in Vietnam. Presentation at an international workshop on veterinary epidemiology hosted by the Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, South Korea, 17 June 2020. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. More


  1. ILRI. 2020. Safer indigenous pork and healthier ethnic minorities in Vietnam through better management of parasitic pig-borne diseases. ILRI Project Brochure. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. More
  2. ILRI. 2020. Creating equitable and sustainable livelihoods in the northwest highlands of Vietnam through livestock-led interventions. ILRI Project Profile. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. More
  3. Nguyen Thi Thinh, Grace, D., Pham Van Hung, Le Thi Thanh Huyen, Nguyen Viet Hung, Dang Xuan Sinh, Nguyen Thi Duong Nga, Nguyen Thanh Luong, Nguyen Thi Thu Huyen, Tran Thi Bich Ngoc, Pham Duc Phuc and Unger, F. 2020. Food safety performance in key pork value chains in Vietnam. ILRI Research Brief 94. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. More


  1. ILRI. Safe Food, Fair Food for Cambodia project: Training of trainers on good hygiene practices for safer pork in traditional markets. Report of a training course held on 24–25 February 2020. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. More
  2. ILRI. 2020. Safe Food, Fair Food for Cambodia: Intervention design stakeholder workshop. Workshop report. Nairobi, Kenya: ILRI. More


  1. 2020. Market-based approach to improving the safety of pork in Vietnam. More
  2. 2020. Improving slaughter hygiene practices for safer pork in Vietnam. More
  3. VTV1. Are COVID-19 and other emerging infectious diseases a message from Mother Nature: interview with Vietnam’s Ecohealth experts (in Vietnamese). More
  4. VTV14. Diseases from the wild: interview with Hung Nguyen (in Vietnamese with English subtitle). More