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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Brief Report

Hyperuricaemia is associated with dyslipidemia but not HbA1c among type 2 diabetes mellitus patients in Botswana  
Ellen Gobusamang, Naledi G. Nyepetsi, Modisa S. Motswaledi, Ishmael Kasvosve
07 November 2019

Original Research

Haematological values in a healthy adult population in Yaoundé, Cameroon  
Martin E. Oloume, Abas Mouliom, Bernard F. Melingui, Suzanne Belinga, Julie S. Nana, Mathurin Tejiokem, Francoise N. Sack, Jeanne Manga, Annie R. Epote
31 October 2019

Lessons from the Field

Design and implementation of a clinical laboratory information system in a low-resource setting  
Timothy M. Mtonga, Faheema E. Choonara, Jeremy U. Espino, Chimwemwe Kachaje, Kenneth Kapundi, Takondwa E. Mengezi, Soyapi L. Mumba, Gerald P. Douglas
28 October 2019

Case Study

Atypical presentation of herpes simplex virus type 1 infection in paediatric burns patients in a large tertiary hospital, South Africa  
Mpho L. Sikhosana, Asma Salloo, Monica Birkhead, Kerrigan McCarthy
23 October 2019

Lessons from the Field

A comprehensive district-level laboratory intervention after the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone  
Annelies W. Mesman, Musa Bangura, Sahr M. Kanawa, Joseph S. Gassimu, Kerry L. Dierberg, Mohamed M. Sheku, J. Daniel Orozco, Regan H. Marsh
22 October 2019