Samuel Biraro

Summary

Affiliation: MRC/UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS
Country: Uganda

Publications

  1. pmc HIV-1 transmission within marriage in rural Uganda: a longitudinal study
    Samuel Biraro
    Medical Research Council MRC Uganda Virus Research Institute UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e55060. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Nutritional status of children living in a community with high HIV prevalence in rural Uganda: a cross-sectional population-based survey
    Agnes Nalwoga
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 15:414-22. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Performance of commercial herpes simplex virus type-2 antibody tests using serum samples from Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Samuel Biraro
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    Sex Transm Dis 38:140-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint HIV prevalence and incidence are no longer falling in southwest Uganda: evidence from a rural population cohort 1989-2005
    Leigh Anne Shafer
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS 22:1641-9. 2008

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Publications4

  1. pmc HIV-1 transmission within marriage in rural Uganda: a longitudinal study
    Samuel Biraro
    Medical Research Council MRC Uganda Virus Research Institute UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    PLoS ONE 8:e55060. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Nutritional status of children living in a community with high HIV prevalence in rural Uganda: a cross-sectional population-based survey
    Agnes Nalwoga
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 15:414-22. 2010
    ..Children with a Z score of <-2 were defined as undernourished, with a Z score <-2 for weight for age defining underweight, for height for age defining stunting and for weight for height defining wasting...
  3. doi request reprint Performance of commercial herpes simplex virus type-2 antibody tests using serum samples from Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Samuel Biraro
    Medical Research Council Uganda Virus Research Institute Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    Sex Transm Dis 38:140-7. 2011
    ..Several commercial type-specific serologic tests are available for herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2). Poor specificity of some tests has been reported on samples from sub-Saharan Africa...
  4. doi request reprint HIV prevalence and incidence are no longer falling in southwest Uganda: evidence from a rural population cohort 1989-2005
    Leigh Anne Shafer
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS 22:1641-9. 2008
    ..Recently, some researchers have noticed that HIV-1 prevalence is levelling off. We examine prevalence, incidence, and sexual behaviour trends in a rural population cohort in Uganda over 16 years...