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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Case Study

Late diagnosis of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in a child at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital, Ga-Rankuwa, South Africa: A case report  
Bakani A. Siwele, Ndivhuho A. Makhado, Matodzi T. Mariba
29 July 2019

Lessons from the Field

Strengthening laboratory capacity for detection of respiratory viral pathogens through the Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) framework  
Brett Whitaker, Karen A. Alroy, Erica Guthrie, Sarah Schildecker, Susan Hiers, Jill Woodard, S. Arunmozhi Balajee
18 July 2019

Brief Report

Seroprevalence of hepatitis B virus co-infection among HIV-1-positive patients in North-Central Nigeria: The urgent need for surveillance  
Terver M. Akindigh, Abba O. Joseph, Chrisitiana O. Robert, Ocheme J. Okojokwu, Juliet N. Okechalu, Aje J. Anejo-Okopi
27 June 2019

Original Research

Molecular detection of enterovirus D68 among children with acute respiratory tract infection in Ghana  
Joyce A. Kubi, Mohamed Mutocheluh, Joseph H.K. Bonney, William K. Ampofo, John K. Odoom
26 June 2019

Brief Report

Utilisation of fine needle aspiration cytology and biopsy in Sokoto, Nigeria: A five-year review  
Kabir Abdullahi, Mohammed Umar, Saddiku M. Sahabi
30 May 2019