Anfumbom K W Kfutwah
Affiliation: Centre Pasteur du Cameroun
- Field evaluation of the Abbott ARCHITECT HIV Ag/Ab Combo immunoassayAnfumbom Kfutwah
Service de Virologie, Centre Pasteur du Cameroun, Membre du Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, Yaounde, Cameroun BP 1274, Yaounde, Cameroon Electronic address
J Clin Virol 58:e70-5. 2013..In spite of this, HIV diagnosis remains a challenge in sub-Saharan Africa, due to false positive reactivity. There is a continuous need for field evaluations and routine validations of fourth generation HIV tests in African populations...
- An antiretroviral drug-naïve human immunodeficiency virus-1 infected woman with a persistent non-reactive proviral deoxyribonucleic acid polymerase chain reaction: a case reportAnfumbom KW Kfutwah
Service de Virologie, Centre Pasteur du Cameroun, BP 1274 Yaounde, Cameroun
J Med Case Rep 7:152. 2013..This observation, to the best of our knowledge, is the first time that it has been described in Africa...
- A low proportion of HBeAg among HBsAg-positive pregnant women with known HIV status could suggest low perinatal transmission of HBV in CameroonAnfumbom KW Kfutwah
Virology Service, Centre Pasteur du Cameroun, Membre du Réseau International des Instituts Pasteur, BP 1274 Yaounde, Cameroon
Virol J 9:62. 2012..In this study, we determined the prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) and HBeAg among pregnant women with known HIV status...
- Tumour necrosis factor-alpha stimulates HIV-1 replication in single-cycle infection of human term placental villi fragments in a time, viral dose and envelope dependent mannerAnfumbom K W Kfutwah
Laboratory of Virology, Centre Pasteur du Cameroun, Yaounde, Cameroon
Retrovirology 3:36. 2006..Proinflammatory cytokines in the placental environment are particularly implicated in this control. We thus investigated the effect of TNF-alpha on HIV-1 expression in human placental tissues in vitro...