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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.


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LATEST ARTICLES

Brief Report

 
Cross-validation of a high-performance liquid chromatography nevirapine plasma assay in a resource-limited setting in Zimbabwe  
Faithful Makita-Chingombe, Anthony T. Podany, Timothy Mykris, Farai Muzambi, Richard W. Browne, Andrew J. Ocque, Robin DiFrancesco, Lee C. Winchester, Courtney V. Fletcher, Tinashe Mudzviti, Charles C. Maponga, Gene D. Morse
08 July 2021

Original Research

 
Molecular characterisation of NPM1 and FLT3-ITD mutations in a central South African adult de novo acute myeloid leukaemia cohort  
Jean F. Kloppers, André de Kock, Johané Cronjé, Anne-Cecilia van Marle
30 June 2021

Opinion Paper

 
Maintaining routine HIV and tuberculosis testing services in sub-Saharan African countries in the context of COVID-19: Lessons learnt and opportunities for improvement  
Collins O. Otieno, Anafi Mataka, Marguerite Massinga Loembe, Pascale Ondoa
17 June 2021

Lessons from the Field

 
Adaptation of an electronic dashboard to monitor HIV viral load testing in Côte d’Ivoire  
Mary Kirk, Paul H. Assoa, Casey Iiams-Hauser, Yves-Rolland Kouabenan, Jennifer Antilla, Caleb Steele-Lane, Greg Rossum, Pascal Komena, Patricia Sadate Ngatchou, Nadine Abiola, Alain Kouakou, Adama Pongathie, Jean B. Koffi, Christiane Adje, Lucy A. Perrone
17 May 2021

Original Research

 
Improving laboratory quality and capacity through leadership and management training: Lessons from Zambia 2016–2018  
Felicity Gopolang, Fales Zulu-Mwamba, Davy Nsama, Annika Kruuner, Dailes Nsofwa, Ishmael Kasvosve, Royce Gomo, Tiny Motlhabane, Bhavna Chohan, Olusegun Soge, Daniel Osterhage, Nancy Campbell, Michael Noble, Ann Downer, Jean-Frederic Flandin, Anya Nartker, Catherine Koehn, Linda K. Nonde, Aaron Shibemba, Clement B. Ndongmo, Martin Steinau, Lucy A. Perrone
30 April 2021

Original Research

 
In-depth investigation of turn-around time of full blood count tests requested from a clinical haematology outpatient department in Cape Town, South Africa  
Leonard Mutema, Zivanai Chapanduka, Fungai Musaigwa, Nomusa Mashigo
29 April 2021

Original Research

 
Effects of TNF-α and IL-10-819 T>C single nucleotide polymorphisms on urogenital schistosomiasis in preschool children in Zimbabwe  
Amos Marume, Theresa Chimponda, Arthur Vengesai, Caroline Mushayi, Jaclyn Mann, Takafira Mduluza
29 April 2021

Case Study

 
Emphysematous pyelonephritis in an infant from Sokoto, north-western Nigeria  
Fatima B. Jiya, Paul K. Ibitoye, Nma M. Jiya, Maryam Amodu-Sanni, Yahaya Mohammed, Dada M. Aquib, Lukman K. Coker
26 April 2021

Original Research

 
The growth patterns of the medical technology profession in South Africa  
Malcolm T. Ellapen, Terry J. Ellapen, Yvonne Paul
23 April 2021

Brief Report

 
Performance of TaqMan probes for the detection of sexually transmitted infections in South African women  
Nireshni Mitchev, Ravesh Singh, Nigel Garrett, Veron Ramsuran, Abraham J. Niehaus, Koleka P. Mlisana
31 March 2021
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