HIV infection is associated with more frequent and severe episodes of malaria and may be the result of altered malaria-specific B cell responses. However, it is poorly understood how HIV and the associated lymphopenia and immune activation affect malaria-specific antibody responses.
Malaria Journal 2019 18:297, 30 August 2019
Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, Volume 75, Issue 1, January 2013, Pages 55–59
Providing regular external quality assessment of primary level laboratories and timely feedback is crucial to ensure the reliability of testing capacity of the whole laboratory network.