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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Opinion Paper

Why pathogen genomics is crucial in Africa’s public health  
Lamech M. Mwapagha
22 September 2023

Original Research

Establishment of a stable proficiency testing matrix in transfusion microbiology in South Africa  
Xoliswa L. Mpumlwana, Winnie Kruger, Ute Jentsch
30 August 2023

Original Research

Missed opportunities for integrated testing of HIV and tuberculosis on the GeneXpert platform in Lesotho  
Gamuchirai P. Gwaza, Monkoe Leqheka, Tsietso Mots’oane, Sabine Dittrich, Kekeletso Kao
28 August 2023

Original Research

Providing specimen transport through an online marketplace in the Northern region of Ghana  
Abass Abdul-Karim, David Opare, Ulysses Balis, Lee F. Schroeder
20 July 2023

Original Research

Performance of the automated Sysmex XN-3000 analyser for detecting white blood cell abnormalities in South Africa  
Jasmine Ramiah, Dashini Pillay, Nadine Rapiti
19 July 2023

Brief Report

Antibacterial activity of soil-isolated Bacillus altitudinis/pumilus complex against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from Mwanza, Tanzania  
Reuben N. Abednego, Vitus Silago
18 July 2023

Original Research

Lipids and apolipoproteins C-III and E among treatment-naïve and treatment-experienced persons with HIV in Nigeria  
Mercy N. Okunorobo, Nwakasi K. Nnamah, Ugomma A. Ude, Enyioma A. Ude
17 July 2023

Original Research

Evaluation of tumour marker utilisation and impact of electronic gatekeeping in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa  
Immaculate S. Dlamini, Verena Gounden, Nareshni Moodley
30 June 2023

Original Research

Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 immunoglobulin G in HIV-positive and HIV-negative individuals in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa  
Kerri-Lee A. Francois, Nokukhanya Msomi, Kerusha Govender, Lilishia Gounder, Pravi Moodley, Raveen Parboosing, Indrani Chetty, Lunga Xaba, Aabida Khan
29 June 2023

Original Research

Selected micronutrient status of school-aged children at risk of Schistosoma haematobium infection in suburban communities of Nigeria  
Samson E. Olerimi, Ehitare I. Ekhoye, Oriasotie S. Enaiho, Alexander Olerimi
31 May 2023
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Press Release: Announcing the impact of AJLM


The African Journal of Laboratory Medicine (AJLM) recently earned its inaugural journal impact factor score. With 250+ published articles, 1,700+ Crossref citations, and over 1.4 million article downloads, AJLM is making a significant impact in the field of laboratory medicine. Read the article at https://bit.ly/3RhYdrc

Posted: 2023-09-08

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