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An update on glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency in children from Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

February 28, 2019 - 15:48 -- Open Access
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Author(s): 
Nerly Shirère Gampio Gueye, Simon Marie Peko, David Nderu, Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda, Christevy Vouvoungui, Simon Charles Kobawila, Thirumalaisamy P. Velavan and Francine Ntoumi
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Malaria Journal 2019 18:57, 28 February 2019

This study gives an update on G6PD deficiency among Congolese children.

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Molecular surveillance of Plasmodium falciparum drug resistance in the Republic of Congo: four and nine years after the introduction of artemisinin-based combination therapy

April 25, 2017 - 15:54 -- Open Access
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Felix Koukouikila-Koussounda, Sankarganesh Jeyaraj, Christian N. Nguetse, Charles Nchotebah Nkonganyi, Kossiwa Clarisse Kokou, Mandingha K. Etoka-Beka, Francine Ntoumi and Thirumalaisamy P. Velavan
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Malaria Journal 2017 16:155, 19 April 2017

The implementation of ACT has led to the decline in prevalence of chloroquine-resistant parasites in the Republic of Congo.

Malaria burden and anti-malarial drug efficacy in Owando, northern Congo

January 12, 2016 - 17:17 -- Open Access
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Author(s): 
Brice Singana, Hervé Bogreau, Mathieu Ndounga, et al.
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Malaria Journal 2016, 15:16 (8 January 2016)

The data reported here represent partially the burden of malaria in 0–11 years old febrile children examined in public health centres of Owando city and serve as reference for further studies.

NOT Open Access | Characterization of asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum infection and its risk factors in pregnant women from the Republic of Congo

November 24, 2015 - 15:28 -- NOT Open Access
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Ntoumi Francine, Bakoua Damien, Fesser Anna, Kombo Michael, Vouvoungui J. Christevy, Koukouikila-Koussounda Felix
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Acta Tropica, Volume 153, January 2016, Pages 111–115

Malaria in pregnancy remains a serious public health problem in the Republic of Congo despite the implementation of intermittent preventive treatment with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine (IPTp-SP) in 2006.

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Artesunate-amodiaquine versus artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of acute uncomplicated malaria in Congolese children under 10 years old living in a suburban area: a randomized study

November 4, 2015 - 11:55 -- Open Access
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Mathieu Ndounga, Pembe Issamou Mayengue, Francine Ntoumi, et al.
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Malaria Journal 2015, 14:423 (29 October 2015)

This first randomized study in Brazzaville confirmed the excellent efficacy of these co-formulated anti-malarial drugs in children.

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Open Access | In vitro susceptibility to quinine and microsatellite variations of the Plasmodium falciparum Na+/H+ exchanger (Pfnhe-1) gene: the absence of association in clinical isolates from the Republic of Congo

February 15, 2011 - 09:22 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
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Briolant S, Pelleau S, Bogreau H, Hovette P, Zettor A, Castello J, Baret E, Amalvict R, Rogier C, Pradines B
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Malaria Journal 2011, 10:37 (11 February 2011)

The polymorphism in the microsatellite ms4760 in Pfnhe-1 that cannot be used to monitor quinine response in the regions of the Republic of Congo, where the isolates came from.

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