Vincent P Titanji

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Publications

  1. Assam Assam J, Penlap V, Cho Ngwa F, Tedom J, Ane Anyangwe I, Titanji V. Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex drug resistance pattern and identification of species causing tuberculosis in the West and Centre regions of Cameroon. BMC Infect Dis. 2011;11:94 pubmed publisher
    ..05 for West; and p < 0.01 for Centre) in comparison to previous studies. However, the general rates of anti-TB drug resistance remain high in the country, underscoring the need for greater enforcement of control strategies. ..
  2. Titanji V, Zofou D, Ngemenya M. The antimalarial potential of medicinal plants used for the treatment of malaria in Cameroonian folk medicine. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2008;5:302-21 pubmed
    ..Further ethnobotanical surveys and laboratory investigations are needed to fully exploit the potential of the identified species in the control of malaria. ..
  3. Assam Assam J, Penlap Beng V, Cho Ngwa F, Toukam M, Ngoh A, Kitavi M, et al. Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the causative agent of tuberculosis in the southern ecological zones of Cameroon, as shown by genetic analysis. BMC Infect Dis. 2013;13:431 pubmed publisher
    ..Three decades ago, TB was reported to be caused by M. africanum in 56.0% of cases. The present findings are consistent with a major shift in the prevalence of M. tuberculosis in Cameroon. ..

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. Assam Assam J, Penlap V, Cho Ngwa F, Tedom J, Ane Anyangwe I, Titanji V. Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex drug resistance pattern and identification of species causing tuberculosis in the West and Centre regions of Cameroon. BMC Infect Dis. 2011;11:94 pubmed publisher
    ..05 for West; and p < 0.01 for Centre) in comparison to previous studies. However, the general rates of anti-TB drug resistance remain high in the country, underscoring the need for greater enforcement of control strategies. ..
  2. Titanji V, Zofou D, Ngemenya M. The antimalarial potential of medicinal plants used for the treatment of malaria in Cameroonian folk medicine. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2008;5:302-21 pubmed
    ..Further ethnobotanical surveys and laboratory investigations are needed to fully exploit the potential of the identified species in the control of malaria. ..
  3. Assam Assam J, Penlap Beng V, Cho Ngwa F, Toukam M, Ngoh A, Kitavi M, et al. Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the causative agent of tuberculosis in the southern ecological zones of Cameroon, as shown by genetic analysis. BMC Infect Dis. 2013;13:431 pubmed publisher
    ..Three decades ago, TB was reported to be caused by M. africanum in 56.0% of cases. The present findings are consistent with a major shift in the prevalence of M. tuberculosis in Cameroon. ..