Professional background

  • Consultant in infectious diseases and tropical medicine UCLH
  • Professor in infectious diseases and tropical medicine, LSHTM
  • Visiting professor, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

Research interests

  • Tuberculosis - diagnostics
  • Infection control
  • TB-DM
  • Chagas disease in Latin American migrants
  • Bartonellosis

Languages spoken



Requena-Mendez, A., G. Davies, D. Waterhouse, A. Ardrey, O. Jave, S.L. Lopez-Romero, S.A. Ward, and D.A.J. Moore, Intra-individual effects of food upon the pharmacokinetics of rifampicin and isoniazid. J Antimicrob Chemother, 2019. 74(2): p. 416-424.

Escombe, A.R., E. Ticona, V. Chavez-Perez, M. Espinoza, and D.A.J. Moore, Improving natural ventilation in hospital waiting and consulting rooms to reduce nosocomial tuberculosis transmission risk in a low resource setting. BMC Infect Dis, 2019. 19(1): p. 88.

Pope, V., K.A. Sacksteder, J.C. Hererra, R.H. Gilman, S. Vargas-Prada, S. Lopez Romero, J. Yafac, E. Sanchez Rios, and D.A.J. Moore, MPT64 patch test for the diagnosis of active pulmonary tuberculosis: a randomised controlled trial in Peru. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2018. 22(6): p. 622-627.

Obregon, G., K. Zevallos, V. Alarcon, Z.M. Puyen, O. Chavez Inagaki, A. Mendoza-Ticona, E. Alarcon-Arrascue, E. Heldal, and D.A.J. Moore, Rapid drug susceptibility testing and treatment outcomes for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Peru. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2018. 22(11): p. 1350-1357.

Kuhlin, J., C. Smith, A. Khaemraev, Z. Tigay, N. Parpieva, M. Tillyashaykhov, J. Achar, J. Hajek, J. Greig, P. du Cros, and D. Moore, Impact of pyrazinamide resistance on multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2018. 22(5): p. 544-550.

Kielmann, K., N. Vidal, V. Riekstina, M. Krutikov, M.J. van der Werf, E. Biraua, P. Duric, and D.A.J. Moore, "Treatment is of primary importance, and social assistance is secondary": A qualitative study on the organisation of tuberculosis (TB) care and patients' experience of starting and staying on TB treatment in Riga, Latvia. PLoS One, 2018. 13(10): p. e0203937.

Grint, D., B. Alisjhabana, C. Ugarte-Gil, A.L. Riza, G. Walzl, F. Pearson, R. Ruslami, D.A.J. Moore, M. Ioana, S. McAllister, K. Ronacher, R.C. Koeseomadinata, S.R. Kerry-Barnard, J. Coronel, S.T. Malherbe, H.M. Dockrell, P.C. Hill, R. Van Crevel, J.A. Critchley, and T. consortium, Accuracy of diabetes screening methods used for people with tuberculosis, Indonesia, Peru, Romania, South Africa. Bull World Health Organ, 2018. 96(11): p. 738-749.

Cornejo Garcia, J.G., V.A. Alarcon Guizado, A. Mendoza Ticona, E. Alarcon, E. Heldal, and D.A.J. Moore, Treatment outcomes for isoniazid-monoresistant tuberculosis in Peru, 2012-2014. PLoS One, 2018. 13(12): p. e0206658.

CRYPTIC Consortium, Prediction of Susceptibility to First-Line Tuberculosis Drugs by DNA Sequencing. N Engl J Med, 2018. 379(15): p. 1403-1415.

van Crevel, R., S. van de Vijver, and D.A.J. Moore, The global diabetes epidemic: what does it mean for infectious diseases in tropical countries? Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol, 2017. 5(6): p. 457-468.

Sheen, P., D. Requena, E. Gushiken, R.H. Gilman, R. Antiparra, B. Lucero, P. Lizarraga, B. Cieza, E. Roncal, L. Grandjean, A. Pain, R. McNerney, T.G. Clark, D. Moore, and M. Zimic, A multiple genome analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis reveals specific novel genes and mutations associated with pyrazinamide resistance. BMC Genomics, 2017. 18(1): p. 769.

Requena-Mendez, A., S. Bussion, E. Aldasoro, Y. Jackson, A. Angheben, D. Moore, M.J. Pinazo, J. Gascon, J. Munoz, and E. Sicuri, Cost-effectiveness of Chagas disease screening in Latin American migrants at primary health-care centres in Europe: a Markov model analysis. Lancet Glob Health, 2017. 5(4): p. e439-e447.

Proano, A., M.A. Bravard, J.W. Lopez, G.O. Lee, D. Bui, S. Datta, G. Comina, M. Zimic, J. Coronel, L. Caviedes, J.L. Cabrera, A. Salas, E. Ticona, N.M. Vu, D.E. Kirwan, M.I. Loader, J.S. Friedland, D.A.J. Moore, C.A. Evans, B.H. Tracey, R.H. Gilman, and P. Tuberculosis Working Group in, Dynamics of Cough Frequency in Adults Undergoing Treatment for Pulmonary Tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis, 2017. 64(9): p. 1174-1181.

Fernandez Turienzo, C., C. Cabeza Brasa, W. Newsholme, J. Sandall, P.L. Chiodini, and D.A.J. Moore, Chagas disease among pregnant Latin American women in the United Kingdom: time for action. BMJ Glob Health, 2017. 2(4): p. e000478.

Yates, T.A., P.Y. Khan, G.M. Knight, J.G. Taylor, T.D. McHugh, M. Lipman, R.G. White, T. Cohen, F.G. Cobelens, R. Wood, D.A. Moore, and I. Abubakar, The transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in high burden settings. Lancet Infect Dis, 2016. 16(2): p. 227-38.

Requena-Mendez, A., D.A. Moore, C. Subira, and J. Munoz, Addressing the neglect: Chagas disease in London, UK. Lancet Glob Health, 2016. 4(4): p. e231-3.

Moore, D.A., What can we offer to 3 million MDRTB household contacts in 2016? BMC Med, 2016. 14: p. 64.

Martin, L.J., M.H. Roper, L. Grandjean, R.H. Gilman, J. Coronel, L. Caviedes, J.S. Friedland, and D.A. Moore, Rationing tests for drug-resistant tuberculosis - who are we prepared to miss? BMC Med, 2016. 14: p. 30.

Requena-Mendez, A., E. Aldasoro, E. de Lazzari, E. Sicuri, M. Brown, D.A. Moore, J. Gascon, and J. Munoz, Prevalence of Chagas disease in Latin-American migrants living in Europe: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2015. 9(2): p. e0003540.

Pealing, L., K. Wing, R. Mathur, D. Prieto-Merino, L. Smeeth, and D.A. Moore, Risk of tuberculosis in patients with diabetes: population based cohort study using the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink. BMC Med, 2015. 13: p. 135.

Grandjean, L., R.H. Gilman, L. Martin, E. Soto, B. Castro, S. Lopez, J. Coronel, E. Castillo, V. Alarcon, V. Lopez, A. San Miguel, N. Quispe, L. Asencios, C. Dye, and D.A. Moore, Transmission of Multidrug-Resistant and Drug-Susceptible Tuberculosis within Households: A Prospective Cohort Study. PLoS Med, 2015. 12(6): p. e1001843; discussion e1001843.

Requena-Mendez, A., G. Davies, D. Waterhouse, A. Ardrey, O. Jave, S.L. Lopez-Romero, S.A. Ward, and D.A. Moore, Effects of dosage, comorbidities, and food on isoniazid pharmacokinetics in Peruvian tuberculosis patients. Antimicrob Agents Chemother, 2014. 58(12): p. 7164-70.

Moore, D.A. and S.M. Granat, Reaching out to take on TB in Somalia. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg, 2014. 108(1): p. 4-5.

Martin, L., J. Coronel, D. Faulx, M. Valdez, M. Metzler, C. Crudder, E. Castillo, L. Caviedes, L. Grandjean, M. Rodriguez, J.S. Friedland, R.H. Gilman, and D.A. Moore, A field evaluation of the Hardy TB MODS Kit for the rapid phenotypic diagnosis of tuberculosis and multi-drug resistant tuberculosis. PLoS One, 2014. 9(9): p. e107258.

Fitzwater, S.P., G.A. Sechler, O. Jave, J. Coronel, A. Mendoza, R.H. Gilman, J.S. Friedland, and D.A. Moore, Second-line anti-tuberculosis drug concentrations for susceptibility testing in the MODS assay. Eur Respir J, 2013. 41(5): p. 1163-71.

Reddy, K.P., M.F. Brady, R.H. Gilman, J. Coronel, M. Navincopa, E. Ticona, G. Chavez, E. Sanchez, C. Rojas, L. Solari, J. Valencia, Y. Pinedo, C. Benites, J.S. Friedland, and D.A. Moore, Microscopic observation drug susceptibility assay for tuberculosis screening before isoniazid preventive therapy in HIV-infected persons. Clin Infect Dis, 2010. 50(7): p. 988-96.

Fitzwater, S.P., L. Caviedes, R.H. Gilman, J. Coronel, D. LaChira, C. Salazar, J.C. Saravia, K. Reddy, J.S. Friedland, and D.A. Moore, Prolonged infectiousness of tuberculosis patients in a directly observed therapy short-course program with standardized therapy. Clin Infect Dis, 2010. 51(4): p. 371-8.

Escombe, A.R., L. Huaroto, E. Ticona, M. Burgos, I. Sanchez, L. Carrasco, E. Farfan, F. Flores, and D.A. Moore, Tuberculosis transmission risk and infection control in a hospital emergency department in Lima, Peru. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2010. 14(9): p. 1120-6.

Escombe, A.R., D.A. Moore, R.H. Gilman, M. Navincopa, E. Ticona, B. Mitchell, C. Noakes, C. Martinez, P. Sheen, R. Ramirez, W. Quino, A. Gonzalez, J.S. Friedland, and C.A. Evans, Upper-room ultraviolet light and negative air ionization to prevent tuberculosis transmission. PLoS Med, 2009. 6(3): p. e43.

Escombe, A.R., C.C. Oeser, R.H. Gilman, M. Navincopa, E. Ticona, W. Pan, C. Martinez, J. Chacaltana, R. Rodriguez, D.A. Moore, J.S. Friedland, and C.A. Evans, Natural ventilation for the prevention of airborne contagion. PLoS Med, 2007. 4(2): p. e68.

Moore, D.A., C.A. Evans, R.H. Gilman, L. Caviedes, J. Coronel, A. Vivar, E. Sanchez, Y. Pinedo, J.C. Saravia, C. Salazar, R. Oberhelman, M.G. Hollm-Delgado, D. LaChira, A.R. Escombe, and J.S. Friedland, Microscopic-observation drug-susceptibility assay for the diagnosis of TB. N Engl J Med, 2006. 355(15): p. 1539-50.

Vargas, D., L. Garcia, R.H. Gilman, C. Evans, E. Ticona, M. Navincopa, R.F. Luo, L. Caviedes, C. Hong, R. Escombe, and D.A. Moore, Diagnosis of sputum-scarce HIV-associated pulmonary tuberculosis in Lima, Peru. Lancet, 2005. 365(9454): p. 150-2.

Moore, D.A., A.D. Grant, M. Armstrong, R. Stumpfle, and R.H. Behrens, Risk factors for malaria in UK travellers. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg, 2004. 98(1): p. 55-63.

Baldwin, M.R., P.P. Yori, C. Ford, D.A. Moore, R.H. Gilman, C. Vidal, E. Ticona, and C.A. Evans, Tuberculosis and nutrition: disease perceptions and health seeking behavior of household contacts in the Peruvian Amazon. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis, 2004. 8(12): p. 1484-91.

Moore, D.A., J. McCroddan, P. Dekumyoy, and P.L. Chiodini, Gnathostomiasis: an emerging imported disease. Emerg Infect Dis, 2003. 9(6): p. 647-50.

Moore, D.A., R.M. Jennings, T.F. Doherty, D.N. Lockwood, P.L. Chiodini, S.G. Wright, and C.J. Whitty, Assessing the severity of malaria. BMJ, 2003. 326(7393): p. 808-9.

Moore, D.A., R.W. Girdwood, and P.L. Chiodini, Treatment of anisakiasis with albendazole. Lancet, 2002. 360(9326): p. 54.

Moore, D.A., M. Edwards, R. Escombe, D. Agranoff, J.W. Bailey, S.B. Squire, and P.L. Chiodini, African trypanosomiasis in travelers returning to the United Kingdom. Emerg Infect Dis, 2002. 8(1): p. 74-6.

Moore, D.A., T. Benepal, S. Portsmouth, J. Gill, and B.G. Gazzard, Etiology and natural history of neutropenia in human immunodeficiency virus disease: a prospective study. Clin Infect Dis, 2001. 32(3): p. 469-75.

Moore, D.A. and N.L. Moore, Paediatric enema syndrome in a rural African setting. Ann Trop Paediatr, 1998. 18(2): p. 139-44.