Opinion Paper

Antimicrobial resistance surveillance with whole genome sequencing in Africa: It’s (about) time

Hajo Grundmann, Hellen Gelband
African Journal of Laboratory Medicine | Vol 7, No 2 | a761 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ajlm.v7i2.761 | © 2018 Hajo Grundmann, Hellen Gelband | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 25 January 2018 | Published: 06 December 2018

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Hajo Grundmann, Institute for Infection Prevention and Hospital Epidemiology, Medical Centre, University of Freiburg, Germany
Hellen Gelband, Centre for Global Health Research, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; and, Global Public Health Consulting, Takoma Park, Maryland, United States

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antimicrobial resistance; antibiotic resistance; AMR; AMR surveillance; whole-genome sequencing


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