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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

Review Article

 
COVID-19 rapid diagnostic test could contain transmission in low- and middle-income countries  
Adesola Olalekan, Bamidele Iwalokun, Oluwabukola M. Akinloye, Olayiwola Popoola, Titilola A. Samuel, Oluyemi Akinloye
30 September 2020

Original Research

 
Serological detection of brucellosis among febrile, malaria-negative children and domesticated dogs in an urban African setting  
John B. Kalule, Joseph Tomusange, Teddy Namatovu
30 September 2020

Original Research

 
Endometrial sampling at an academic hospital in South Africa: Histological findings, lessons learnt and interesting surprises  
Reena D. Mohanlal
29 September 2020

Original Research

 
Development of dried tube specimens for Xpert MTB/RIF proficiency testing  
Kyle DeGruy, Katherine Klein, Zilma Rey, Patricia Hall, Andrea Kim, Heather Alexander
29 September 2020

Case Study

 
Brucellosis – laboratory workers’ nightmare come true: A case study  
Lebogang Skosana, Farzana Ismail, Nontombi Mbelle, Mohamed Said
29 September 2020

Original Research

 
Using Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine clinical term codes to assign histological findings for prostate biopsies in the Gauteng province, South Africa: Lessons learnt  
Naseem Cassim, Ahsan Ahmad, Reubina Wadee, Jaya A. George, Deborah K. Glencross
28 September 2020

Lessons from the Field

 
An open-source molecular diagnostic platform approach for outbreak and epidemic preparedness  
Devy M. Emperador, Laura T. Mazzola, Cassandra Kelly-Cirino
28 September 2020

Original Research

 
Fluorescence microscopy for the diagnosis of smear-negative pulmonary tuberculosis in Ethiopia  
Gemeda Abebe, Dossegnaw Aragaw, Mulualem Tadesse
28 September 2020

Opinion Paper

 
COVID-19 pandemic and antimicrobial resistance: Another call to strengthen laboratory diagnostic capacity in Africa  
Beverly Egyir, Noah Obeng-Nkrumah, George B. Kyei
23 September 2020

Opinion Paper

 
Preparing national tiered laboratory systems and networks to advance diagnostics in Africa and meet the continent’s health agenda: Insights into priority areas for improvement  
Pascale Ondoa, Nqobile Ndlovu, Mah-Sere Keita, Marguerite Massinga-Loembe, Yenew Kebede, Collins Odhiambo, Teferi Mekonen, Aytenew Ashenafi, Amha Kebede, John Nkengasong
21 September 2020
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