The African Journal of Laboratory Medicine focuses on the role of the laboratory and its professionals in the clinical and public healthcare sectors, and is specifically based on an African frame of reference. View our Editorial Team.

Quick links:


Lessons from the Field

Strengthening laboratory networks in the Central Africa region: A milestone for epidemic preparedness and response  
Patrick A. Njukeng, Charles Njumkeng, Callistus Ntongowa, Mohammed Abdulaziz
19 May 2022

Original Research

High-risk human papillomavirus-associated vulvar neoplasia among women living with human immunodeficiency virus in Zambia  
Fred Maate, Peter Julius, Stepfanie Siyumbwa, Leeya Pinder, Trevor Kaile, Mulindi Mwanahamuntu, Groesbeck Parham
12 May 2022

Original Research

Appropriate use of plasma glucose tests for diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in Ibadan, Nigeria  
Modupe A. Kuti, Olabisi T. Bamidele, Chioma T. Udeh, Bola J. Eseile, Olajumoke A. Ogundeji
29 April 2022

Original Research

Red cell distribution width as a surrogate marker of haemoglobinopathies in western Kenya  
Benard M. Mutua, George Sowayi, Patrick Okoth
29 April 2022

Opinion Paper

Challenges and complexities in evaluating severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 molecular diagnostics during the COVID-19 pandemic  
Lesley E. Scott, Lara D. Noble, Ashika Singh-Moodley, Trish Kahamba, Diana R. Hardie, Wolfgang Preiser, Wendy S. Stevens
26 April 2022

Original Research

Prevalence of alpha and beta haemolysin among blood group O donors in Bamenda, Cameroon  
Victor N. Fondoh, Nobert Ndzenjempuh, Tamunjoh Stella, Richard M. Fondoh, Charles N. Awasom, Rebecca Enow-Tanjong, Egbe P. Egbengu, Robert Leke, Njini F.N. Rose, Denis Nsame
19 April 2022

Original Research

Impact of pre-COVID-19 epidemic preparedness on the trajectory of the pandemic in African countries  
Talkmore Maruta, Sikhulile Moyo
31 March 2022

Review Article

Microbiology laboratories involved in disease and antimicrobial resistance surveillance: Strengths and challenges of the central African states  
Passoret Vounba, Severin Loul, Ludovic F. Tamadea, Joël F.D. Siawaya
31 March 2022


Corrigendum: Higher proportion of non-classical and intermediate monocytes in newly diagnosed multiple myeloma patients in Egypt: A possible prognostic marker  
Asmaa M. Zahran, Hanaa Nafady-Hego, Sawsan M. Moeen, Hanan A. Eltyb, Mohammed M. Wahman, Asmaa M. Nafady
25 March 2022

Brief Report

Retrospective analysis of Vitek®2 performance compared to manual broth micro-dilution for colistin susceptibility testing of Acinetobacter baumanniicomplex isolates in South Africa  
Vuyolwethu Fadana, Teena Thomas, Nina von Knorring
28 February 2022
More Latest Articles...

 Press Release: Online Resource & News Portal - Department of Health, Republic of South Africa

Visit www.sacoronavirus.co.za for up to date information about the COVID-19 Pandemic. Hotline: 0800 029 999 | WhatsApp: 0600-123456  
Posted: 2022-01-27

Call for Papers: Call for review articles.


We want to invite all prospective authors and researchers to submit their review articles towards the open access African Journal of Laboratory Medicine. Please refer to the submissions procedure when submitting your manuscripts. Read more on the AOSIS News Centre.

Posted: 2022-03-04

Advertisement: CPD for Healthcare Professionals

CPD courses accredited by the HPCSA, HPCNA, and AHPCSA. The HPCSA and HPCNA have accepted the principle of cross recognition of CEUs. Visit AOSIS eCPD to earn your CEU points.  
Posted: 2022-01-27
More Announcements...