Timeline

Yusuke Shimakawa
Permanent Researcher
01 Oct 2020
publication

Hepatitis B virus preS2Δ38-55 variants: A newly identified risk factor for hepatocellular carcinoma.

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17 Sep 2020
publication

Effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on viral hepatitis services in sub-Saharan Africa.

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25 Aug 2020
publication

Reply to: “Validation of the TREAT-B score for hepatitis B treatment eligibility in a large Asian cohort: TREAT-B improves with age”.

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14 Aug 2020
publication

Efficacy and safety of antiviral prophylaxis during pregnancy to prevent mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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14 Aug 2020
publication

Accuracy of HBeAg to identify pregnant women at risk of transmitting hepatitis B virus to their neonates: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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11 Jun 2020
publication

Coverage and Timeliness of Birth Dose Vaccination in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

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19 May 2020
news

Invitation to Submit: Special Issue “Timely Administration of the Hepatitis B Birth Dose Vaccine”

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29 Apr 2020
publication

Assay for Hepatitis B Core-related Antigen Identify Patients With High Viral Load: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Individual Participant Data

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01 Mar 2020
publication

Hepatitis C virus infection in people who inject drugs in Africa

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20 Jan 2020
publication

Limited Awareness of Hepatitis B but Widespread Recognition of Its Sequelae in Rural Senegal: A Qualitative Study

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28 Nov 2019
publication

In-field evaluation of Xpert® HCV viral load fingerstick assay in people who inject drugs in Tanzania

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20 Nov 2019
publication

Time matters: Point of care screening and streamlined linkage to care dramatically improves hepatitis C treatment uptake in prisoners in England

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07 Nov 2019
publication

Mother to child transmission of hepatitis B: What more needs to be done to eliminate it around the world?

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19 Jul 2019
publication

Performance of two simplified HBV treatment criteria (TREAT-B score and WHO guidelines) in Burkina Faso, West Africa

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22 May 2019
publication

[Prevention of liver fibrosis and liver cancer linked to hepatitis B virus in Africa: the Prolifica study]

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17 May 2019
publication

Hepatitis B core-related antigen (HBcrAg): an alternative to HBV DNA to assess treatment eligibility in Africa

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11 Apr 2019
publication

Clinical utility of TREAT-B score in African and non-African HBV-infected patients living in Europe

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05 Apr 2019
publication

Indication for treatment and severity of disease in treatment-naive patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infection

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03 Feb 2019
publication

High prevalence and poor linkage to care of transfusion-transmitted infections among blood donors in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania

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01 Feb 2019
publication

Accelerating the elimination of viral hepatitis: a Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology Commission

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03 Jul 2018
publication

The hepatitis C cascade of care in people who inject drugs in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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18 Jun 2018
publication

Development of a simple score based on HBeAg and ALT for selecting patients for HBV treatment in Africa

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01 Jun 2018
publication

Letter: concordance of SVR4 and SVR12 following direct-acting anti-viral treatment in Egypt

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31 May 2018
publication

Poor Sensitivity of Commercial Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Hepatitis B e Antigen in Senegal, West Africa

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08 May 2018
publication

Risk of hepatitis B virus reactivation with direct-acting antivirals against hepatitis C virus: A cohort study from Egypt and meta-analysis of published data

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03 Apr 2018
publication

Development and clinical validation of the Genedrive point-of-care test for qualitative detection of hepatitis C virus

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07 Mar 2018
event

“Genome-wide association study on Viral hepatitis C and hepatocellular carcinoma” with Prof. Yasuhito Tanaka – Infection & Epidemiology department

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07 Mar 2018
publication

Screening strategies to prevent mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B in sub-Saharan Africa

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07 Mar 2018
publication

Role of hepatitis C virus core antigen assay in hepatitis C care in Africa

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24 Jan 2018
publication

Increased recurrence rates of hepatocellular carcinoma after DAA therapy in a hepatitis C-infected Egyptian cohort: A comparative analysis

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14 Sep 2017
publication

Clinical utility of HCV core antigen detection and quantification using serum samples and dried blood spots in people who inject drugs in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania

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04 Aug 2017
publication

Prevalence of chronic hepatitis B virus infection and infrastructure for its diagnosis in Madagascar: implication for the WHO’s elimination strategy

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21 Jun 2017
publication

Improving communication about viral hepatitis in Africa

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14 Jun 2017
publication

Hepatitis B testing and treatment in HIV patients in The Gambia-Compliance with international guidelines and clinical outcomes

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01 Jun 2017
publication

Early age at diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma in sub-Saharan Africa

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01 Jan 2017
publication

Community-based screening and treatment for chronic hepatitis B in sub-Saharan Africa – Authors’ reply

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24 Oct 2016
publication

Barriers to Linkage to Care for Hepatitis B Virus Infection: A Qualitative Analysis in Burkina Faso, West Africa

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15 Sep 2016
publication

Systematic review with meta-analysis: the risk of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus infection in sub-Saharan Africa

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01 Aug 2016
publication

Acceptability and feasibility of a screen-and-treat programme for hepatitis B virus infection in The Gambia: the Prevention of Liver Fibrosis and Cancer in Africa (PROLIFICA) study

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01 Aug 2016
publication

Cost-effectiveness of community-based screening and treatment for chronic hepatitis B in The Gambia: an economic modelling analysis

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07 Jul 2016
publication

Diagnostic accuracy of the γ-glutamyl transpeptidase to platelet ratio to predict liver fibrosis in Egyptian patients with HCV genotype 4

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16 May 2016
publication

Barriers to timely administration of birth dose vaccines in The Gambia, West Africa

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26 Feb 2016
publication

Diagnostic accuracy of the gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase to platelet ratio (GPR) using transient elastography as a reference

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26 Feb 2016
publication

Excess mortality rate associated with hepatitis C virus infection: A community-based cohort study in rural Egypt

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29 Jan 2016
publication

Beach Soccer Injuries During the Japanese National Championships

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01 Jan 2016
publication

Mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B in sub-Saharan Africa

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01 Dec 2015
publication

Hepatitis E virus infection and acute-on-chronic liver failure in West Africa: a case-control study from The Gambia

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25 Sep 2015
project

NéoVac (Neonatal Vaccination against Hepatitis B in Africa)

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14 Sep 2015
project

ANRS 12332 HepNile: Evaluation of “Real Life” Efficacy and Safety of antiviral treatments including new Direct Antiviral Agents among patients treated for Chronic Hepatitis C at Egyptian National Treatment Centres

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16 Jul 2015
publication

Natural history of chronic HBV infection in West Africa: a longitudinal population-based study from The Gambia

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24 Jun 2015
publication

The gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase to platelet ratio (GPR) predicts significant liver fibrosis and cirrhosis in patients with chronic HBV infection in West Africa

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11 May 2015
team

Epidemiology of Emerging Diseases

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26 Feb 2015
publication

Birth order and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma in chronic carriers of hepatitis B virus: a case-control study in The Gambia

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28 Jan 2015
publication

Validation of rapid point-of-care (POC) tests for detection of hepatitis B surface antigen in field and laboratory settings in the Gambia, Western Africa

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05 Sep 2014
publication

The prevalence and burden of symptoms in patients with chronic liver diseases in The Gambia, West Africa

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25 Aug 2014
publication

Discovery and validation of urinary metabotypes for the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma in West Africans

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01 Jun 2014
publication

Population-based interventions to reduce the public health burden related with hepatitis B virus infection in the gambia, west Africa

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30 May 2014
publication

The association between maternal hepatitis B e antigen status, as a proxy for perinatal transmission, and the risk of hepatitis B e antigenaemia in Gambian children

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01 Mar 2014
publication

Commentary: how long does one need to fast before a Fibroscan examination? Authors’ reply

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05 Dec 2013
publication

Food intake increases liver stiffness measurements and hampers reliable values in patients with chronic hepatitis B and healthy controls: the PROLIFICA experience in The Gambia

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19 Jul 2013
publication

Association of early age at establishment of chronic hepatitis B infection with persistent viral replication, liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma: a systematic review

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13 Jun 2012
publication

Evaluation of data quality at the Gambia national cancer registry

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22 Feb 2010
publication

Outbreak of chickenpox in a refugee camp of northern Thailand

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