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Whiteson KL, Lazarevic V, Tangomo-Bento M, Girard M, Maughan H, Pittet D, Francois P, Schrenzel J; GESNOMA study group.
Noma Affected Children from Niger Have Distinct Oral Microbial Communities Based on High-Throughput Sequencing of 16S rRNA Gene Fragments.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Dec 4;8(12)

Denise Baratti-Mayer*, Angèle Gayet-Ageron*, Stéphane Hugonnet, Patrice François, Brigitte Pittet-Cuenod, Antoine Huyghe, Jacques-Etienne Bornand, Alain Gervaix, Denys Montandon, Jacques Schrenzel, Andrea Mombelli, Didier Pittet, for the Geneva Study Group on Noma (GESNOMA)
Risk factors for noma disease: a 6-year, prospective, matched case-control study in Niger
Lancet Glob Health 2013; 1: e87–96
[Download: Article - Editorial]

Patrice Francois, Antoine Huyghe, Andrea Mombelli, Manuela Tangomo, Myriam Girard, Denise Baratti-Mayer, Ignacio Bolivar,Didier Pittet, Jacques Schrenzel.
"Microarray analysis of microbiota of gingival lesions in noma patients"
(PNTD-D-13-00405R1) in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases.

I. Bolivar, Katrine Whiteson, B. Stadelmann, D. Baratti-Mayer, Yann Gizard, A. Mombelli, Didier Pittet, Jacques Schrenzel
« Bacterial diversity in oral samples of children in Niger with acute noma, acute necrotizing gingivitis , and healthy controls ».
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6(3): e1556 doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0001556

B. Pittet, D. Baratti-Mayer, D. Montandon, A. Jaquinet, B. Rilliet.
Traitement chirurgical des séquelles de noma
EMC 2009

Antoine Huyghe, Patrice Francois, Yvan Charbonnier, Manuela Tangomo-Bento1, Eve-Julie Bonetti1, Bruce J. Paster, Ignacio Bolivar, Denise Baratti-Mayer, Didier Pittet, Jacques Schrenzel1 and the Geneva Study Group on Noma (GESNOMA),
"A Novel Microarray Design Strategy to Study Complex Bacterial Communities"
Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 2008

World Noma Day (Scientific programme: English - French) - 22 May 2008, Under the Patronage of Mr Kofi A. Annan, Under the Presidency of Dr Bertrand Piccard, Geneva, Switzerland.

D. Baratti-Mayer, 2008,
Etiologie du noma: Les découvertes récentes
Noma Day

D. Baratti-Mayer, B. Pittet, D. Montandon, A. Jaquinet, D. Pittet,
Projet noma: une activité chirurgicale et un projet de recherche
2006, Revue Médicale Suisse

D. Baratti-Mayer, B. Pittet, D. Montandon,
GESNOMA (Geneva Study group on Noma): une recherche médicale de pointe à but humanitaire
2004, Annales de chirurgie plastique et esthétique 49, p302-305

D. Montandon, P. Quinodoz, B. Pittet,
La chirurgie plastique humanitaire en question
2004, Annales de chirurgie plastique et esthétique 49, p314-319

Denise Baratti-Mayer, Brigitte Pittet, Denys Montandon, Ignacio Bolivar, Jacques-Etienne Bornand, Stéphane Hugonnet, Alexandre Jaquinet, Jacques Schrenzel, Didier Pittet, for the Geneva Study Group on Noma (GESNOMA), University of Geneva Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland, 2003
"Noma: an "infectious" disease of unknown aetiology"

D. Montandon, B. Pittet,
"Lip reconstruction in noma sequelae"
2002, Annales de Chirurgie Plastique Esthétique 47: 520-535

B. Pittet, A.Jaquinet, D. Montandon,
"Clinical experience in the treatment of noma sequelae",
2001, The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery12: 273-283

D. Baratti Mayer, J. E. Bornand, W. Wunderli, R. Gmur, P.C. Baehni,
Prevalence of suspected periodontal pathogens and viral infections in children with noma;
2000, Journal of Clinical Periodontology 27: 31

D. Montandon, B. Pittet,
"Chirurgie Plastique Humanitaire Expérience personnelle et réflexions"
1999, Annales de Chirurgie Plastique Esthétique 44: 28-34

D. Montandon, C. Lehmann, N. Chami,
"The surgical treatment of Noma"
1991, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, p. 76-86


Noma: Time to Address a Collective Moral Failure Raffaella Ravinetto

Noma: Overview of a Neglected Disease and Human Rights Violation M. Leila Srour, Klaas Marck and Denise Baratti-Mayer

Noma: neglected, forgotten and a human rights issue M. Leila Sroura, Klaas W. Marck and Denise Baratti-Mayer [Download]