NéoVac (Neonatal Vaccination against Hepatitis B in Africa)
Chronic infection with hepatitis B virus (HBV) is an important cause of premature adult deaths in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), due to liver cancer or cirrhosis. To reduce the disease burden, it is critical to […]
Community-based home visit intervention in sub-Saharan Africa to improve Hepatitis B vaccination coverage at birth and neonatal survival (Neovac)
The aim of this study is to develop and evaluate a community-based home visit intervention in sub-Saharan Africa to improve the coverage of a timely birth dose of HBV vaccine and neonatal care practices […]
Hepatitis B in Burkina Faso and Central African Republic
As a follow-up to ANRS funding for a feasibility study (ANRS 12232), I received in 2011 funding from ANRS for an in-depth anthropological study of hepatitis B and vaccination in Bobo Dioulasso and the […]
A multi-disciplinary study of human beings, great apes, and viral emergence in equatorial Africa (SHAPES)
This multi-disciplinary study examines the changing nature and contexts of human contact with great apes and monkeys in equatorial Africa and the health consequences of that contact. Biomedical researchers have scrutinized the nature of […]
TORCADIA : Epidemiology of severe childhood diarrhea: A case control study in the Central African Republic (CAR)
(Collaborators: Sébastien Breurec, Ionela Gouandjika,Thierry Frank, Caroline Martin (IP Bangui), Petulla bata, Jean Gody (Complexe pédiatrique Bangui), Tamara Giles-Vernick, Loic chartier, Muriel Vray (IP Paris)). Funding : The fondation Total. Diarrhea ranks as the […]
MACOMBA : Pragmatic clinical trial comparing a prophylactic treatment of cotrimoxazole (CTX) with sulfadoxine-pyriméthamine (SP) for malaria among pregnant women infected with HIV in Bangui
(Collaborators: Alexandre Manirakiza, Sandrine Moussa, Aude Boulay, Olga Sakanga, Sébastien Breurec, Mirdad Kazanji(IP Bangui), Lenaig Le-Fouler, Muriel Vray (IP Paris)). Funding : Fondation de France. Accounting for HIV serological status in patients is critically […]
2020Limited awareness of hepatitis B but widespread recognition of its sequelae in rural Senegal: a qualitative study, American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
2020Limited Awareness of Hepatitis B but Widespread Recognition of Its Sequelae in Rural Senegal: A Qualitative Study, Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 2020 Jan;.
2018Development of a simple score based on HBeAg and ALT for selecting patients for HBV treatment in Africa, J. Hepatol. 2018 Jun;.
2018Poor Sensitivity of Commercial Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Hepatitis B e Antigen in Senegal, West Africa, Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 2018 Aug;99(2):428-434.
2015HBV immunization and vaccine coverage among hospitalized children in Cameroon, Central African Republic and Senegal: a cross-sectional study, BMC Infect. Dis. 2015;15(1):267.
2015The gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase to platelet ratio (GPR) predicts significant liver fibrosis and cirrhosis in patients with chronic HBV infection in West Africa, Gut 2015 Jun;.
2015Short-term spontaneous fluctuations of HBV DNA levels in a Senegalese population with chronic hepatitis B, BMC Infect. Dis. 2015;15:154.
2015Evaluation of the diagnostic accuracy of a new dengue IgA capture assay (Platelia Dengue IgA Capture, Bio-Rad) for dengue infection detection, PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 Mar;9(3):e0003596.
2014The effect of tocilizumab on bone mineral density, serum levels of Dickkopf-1 and bone remodeling markers in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, Joint Bone Spine 2015 Mar;82(2):109-15.
2014Methadone induction in primary care for opioid dependence: a pragmatic randomized trial (ANRS Methaville), PLoS ONE 2014;9(11):e112328.
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