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Performance of six rapid diagnostic tests for SARS-CoV-2 antigen detection and implications for practical use.

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BACKGROUND: Direct detection of SARS-CoV-2 viral proteins in nasopharyngeal swabs using lateral flow immunoassays is a simple, fast and cheap approach to diagnose the infection.

Auteurs: Fourati S Langendorf C Audureau E Challine D Michel J Soulier A Ahnou N Désveaux I Picard O Ortonne V Gourgeon A Mills C Hémery F Rieux C Pawlotsky JM Malou N Chevaliez S
Référence de l'article: Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology 2021 Jul 25; 142(); 104930. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2021.104930. Epub 2021 07 25
Antigen assay COVID-19 Diagnostic Rapid diagnostic test SARS-CoV-2 Screening
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Auteurs: Adidja A Boum Y Ongolo-Zogo P
Référence de l'article: Nature 2021 Jul ; 595(7865); 30. doi: 10.1038/d41586-021-01784-4. Epub 2021 06 30
Developing world Government Public health
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Rotavirus vaccine efficacy up to 2 years of age and against diverse circulating rotavirus strains in Niger: Extended follow-up of a randomized controlled trial.

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BACKGROUND: Rotavirus vaccination is recommended in all countries to reduce the burden of diarrhea-related morbidity and mortality in children.

Auteurs: Isanaka S Langendorf C McNeal MM Meyer N Plikaytis B Garba S Sayinzoga-Makombe N Soumana I Guindo O Makarimi R Scherrer MF Adehossi E Ciglenecki I Grais RF
Référence de l'article: PLoS medicine 2021 Jul ; 18(7); e1003655. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003655. Epub 2021 07 02
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Serologic response to SARS-CoV-2 in an African population.

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Official case counts suggest Africa has not seen the expected burden of COVID-19 as predicted by international health agencies, and the proportion of asymptomatic patients, disease severity, and mortality burden differ significantly in Africa from what

Auteurs: Fai KN Corine TM Bebell LM Mboringong AB Nguimbis EBPT Nsaibirni R Mbarga NF Eteki L Nikolay B Essomba RG Ndifon M Ntone R Hamadou A Matchim L Tchiasso D Abah Abah AS Essaka R Peppa S Crescence F Ouamba JP Koku MT Mandeng N Fanne M Eyangoh S Mballa GAE Esso L Epée E Njouom R Okomo Assoumou MC Boum Y
Référence de l'article: Scientific African 2021 Jul ; 12(); e00802. doi: 10.1016/j.sciaf.2021.e00802. Epub 2021 05 30
Africa COVID-19 Immunoglobulin Rapid diagnostic tests Serology
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An intensive model of care for hepatitis C virus screening and treatment with direct-acting antivirals in people who inject drugs in Nairobi, Kenya: A model-based cost-effectiveness analysis.

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BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatment is essential for eliminating HCV in people who inject drugs (PWID) but has limited coverage in resource-limited settings.

Auteurs: Mafirakureva N Stone J Fraser H Nzomukunda Y Maina A Thiong'o AW Kizito KW Mucara EWK González Diaz CI Musyoki H Mundia B Cherutich P Nyakowa M Lizcano J Chhun N Kurth A Akiyama MJ Waruiru W Bhattacharjee P Cleland C Donchuk D Luhmann N Loarec A Maman D Walker J Vickerman P
Référence de l'article: Addiction (Abingdon, England) 2021 Jun 29; (); Array. doi: 10.1111/add.15630. Epub 2021 06 29
HCV cost-effectiveness direct-acting antiviral treatment low-income setting people who inject drugs
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Population pharmacokinetics and significant under-dosing of anti-tuberculosis medications in people with HIV and Critical Illness.

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Critical illness from tuberculosis (TB) bloodstream infection results in a high case fatality rate for people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Critical illness can lead to altered pharmacokinetics and suboptimal drug exposures.

Auteurs: Prakruti S. Rao Christopher C. Moore Amir A. Mbonde Edwin Nuwagira Patrick Orikiriza Dan Nyehangane et al.
Référence de l'article: Antibiotics 2021, 10(6), 739; https://doi.org/10.3390/antibiotics10060739
Tuberculosis HIV
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Regional sequencing collaboration reveals persistence of the T12 O1 lineage in West Africa.

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Background: Despite recent insights into cholera transmission patterns in Africa, regional and local dynamics in West Africa-where cholera outbreaks occur every few years-are still poorly understood.

Auteurs: Ekeng E Tchatchouang S Akenji B Issaka BB Akintayo I Chukwu C Dano ID Melingui S Ousmane S Popoola MO Nzouankeu A Boum Y Luquero F Ahumibe A Naidoo D Azman A Lessler J Wohl S
Référence de l'article: eLife 2021 Jun 18; 10(); Array. doi: 10.7554/eLife.65159. Epub 2021 06 18
Vibrio cholerae West Africa antimicrobial resistance epidemiology genetics genomics global health transmission