Oche Agbaji

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Publications

  1. pmc Impact of hepatitis C virus on HIV response to antiretroviral therapy in Nigeria
    Oche Agbaji
    Department of Medicine, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:204-7. 2013
  2. pmc Genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex in Jos, Nigeria
    Agatha Ani
    Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 10:189. 2010
  3. pmc Tuberculosis after one year of combination antiretroviral therapy in Nigeria: a retrospective cohort study
    Maxwell O Akanbi
    APIN Center, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:931-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Short Communication: Transmitted HIV Drug Resistance in Antiretroviral-Naive Pregnant Women in North Central Nigeria
    Godwin E Imade
    1 Jos University Teaching Hospital JUTH, APIN Centre, Jos, Nigeria
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 30:127-33. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Sputum smear concentration may misidentify acid-fast bacilli as Mycobacterium tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients
    Lana Dinic
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:168-77. 2013
  6. pmc Comparison of a new, affordable flow cytometric method and the manual magnetic bead technique for CD4 T-lymphocyte counting in a northern Nigerian setting
    Godwin E Imade
    AIDS Prevention Initiative Nigeria, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:224-7. 2005

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Publications6

  1. pmc Impact of hepatitis C virus on HIV response to antiretroviral therapy in Nigeria
    Oche Agbaji
    Department of Medicine, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:204-7. 2013
    ..3; 95% confidence interval: 4.41 to 84.4) and 48 weeks (adjusted odds ratio = 56.7; 95% confidence interval: 5.03 to 636.92). HCV did not significantly impact ART response in this Nigerian cohort...
  2. pmc Genetic diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex in Jos, Nigeria
    Agatha Ani
    Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    BMC Infect Dis 10:189. 2010
    ..Nigeria has a high tuberculosis incidence, and genotyping studies of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex (MTC) in the country are necessary in order to improve our understanding of the epidemic...
  3. pmc Tuberculosis after one year of combination antiretroviral therapy in Nigeria: a retrospective cohort study
    Maxwell O Akanbi
    APIN Center, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:931-7. 2013
    ..Tuberculosis incidence in patients on ART is driven by poor immunologic and/or virologic response. Optimization of HIV treatment should be prioritized to reduce the burden of TB in this high-risk population...
  4. doi request reprint Short Communication: Transmitted HIV Drug Resistance in Antiretroviral-Naive Pregnant Women in North Central Nigeria
    Godwin E Imade
    1 Jos University Teaching Hospital JUTH, APIN Centre, Jos, Nigeria
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 30:127-33. 2014
    ..Access to ART has been available in the Jos area for over 8 years. The prevalence of TDR lower than 5% suggests proper ART administration, although continued surveillance is warranted. ..
  5. doi request reprint Sputum smear concentration may misidentify acid-fast bacilli as Mycobacterium tuberculosis in HIV-infected patients
    Lana Dinic
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 63:168-77. 2013
    ..However, recently developed molecular diagnostics that test for the presence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) DNA have been shown to be superior for confirmation of TB diagnosis...
  6. pmc Comparison of a new, affordable flow cytometric method and the manual magnetic bead technique for CD4 T-lymphocyte counting in a northern Nigerian setting
    Godwin E Imade
    AIDS Prevention Initiative Nigeria, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:224-7. 2005
    ..057, r=0.93). The Cyflow technique is more precise and cost-effective than the Dynabead method ($3 to $5 versus $12 to $22 per test, respectively), since as many as 200 samples can be measured per day...