Joseph Fokam

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Declining trends in early warning indicators for HIV drug resistance in Cameroon from 2008-2010: lessons and challenges for low-resource settings
    Joseph Fokam
    Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre CIRCB for research on HIV AIDS prevention and management, Yaounde, Cameroon
    BMC Public Health 13:308. 2013
  2. pmc Population-based monitoring of emerging HIV-1 drug resistance on antiretroviral therapy and associated factors in a sentinel site in Cameroon: low levels of resistance but poor programmatic performance
    Serge C Billong
    National HIV Drug Resistance Prevention and Surveillance Working Group, Yaounde, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 8:e72680. 2013
  3. pmc Early warning indicators for HIV drug resistance in Cameroon during the year 2010
    Serge C Billong
    National HIV Drug Resistance Surveillance and Prevention Working Group, HIVDR WG, National AIDS Control Committee, Yaounde, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 7:e36777. 2012
  4. pmc Monitoring HIV Drug Resistance Early Warning Indicators in Cameroon: A Study Following the Revised World Health Organization Recommendations
    Joseph Fokam
    Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Management CIRCB, Yaounde, Cameroon Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences FMBS, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon University of Rome Tor Vergata, Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, Rome, Italy National HIV Drug Resistance Surveillance and Prevention Working Group, Ministry of Public Health, Yaounde, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 10:e0129210. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Short Communication: Population-Based Surveillance of HIV-1 Drug Resistance in Cameroonian Adults Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy According to the World Health Organization Guidelines
    Joseph Fokam
    1 Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Management, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 32:329-33. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV-1 Early Infant Diagnosis is an Effective Indicator of the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission Program Performance: Experience from Cameroon
    Edith Michele Saounde Temgoua
    Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre CIRCB for research on HIV AIDS prevention and management, PO Box 3077, Messa, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Curr HIV Res 13:286-91. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Phylogenetics of HIV-1 subtype G env: Greater complexity and older origins than previously reported
    Marcel Tongo
    International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology ICGEB, Cape Town, South Africa Division of Immunology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Division of Medical Virology, Faculty of Health Sciences, and Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Institute of Medical Research and Study of Medicinal plants IMPM, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Infect Genet Evol 35:9-18. 2015

Collaborators

  • Serge C Billong
  • Avelin F Aghokeng
  • Wendy A Burgers
  • Céline Nguefeu Nkenfou
  • Edith Michele Saounde Temgoua
  • Marcel Tongo
  • Charlotte Tangipumdu
  • Samuel Martin Sosso
  • Frederick Nindo
  • Anne Cécile Zoung-Kanyi Bissek
  • Judith N Torimiro
  • Desire Takou
  • Elise Lobe Elong
  • Fatima Abrahams
  • Eitel Mpoudi-Ngole
  • Vittorio Colizzi
  • Jeffrey R Dorfman
  • René G Essomba
  • Irenee Domkan
  • Aubin Joseph Nanfack
  • Darren P Martin

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Declining trends in early warning indicators for HIV drug resistance in Cameroon from 2008-2010: lessons and challenges for low-resource settings
    Joseph Fokam
    Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre CIRCB for research on HIV AIDS prevention and management, Yaounde, Cameroon
    BMC Public Health 13:308. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Population-based monitoring of emerging HIV-1 drug resistance on antiretroviral therapy and associated factors in a sentinel site in Cameroon: low levels of resistance but poor programmatic performance
    Serge C Billong
    National HIV Drug Resistance Prevention and Surveillance Working Group, Yaounde, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 8:e72680. 2013
    ..However, challenges in long-term ART, adherence and HIV drug resistance (HIVDR) itself, require monitoring to limit HIVDR emergence among ART-experienced populations, in order to ensure regimen efficacy...
  3. pmc Early warning indicators for HIV drug resistance in Cameroon during the year 2010
    Serge C Billong
    National HIV Drug Resistance Surveillance and Prevention Working Group, HIVDR WG, National AIDS Control Committee, Yaounde, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 7:e36777. 2012
    ..In order to sustain the effectiveness of ART in a resource-limited country like Cameroon, HIVDR early warning indicators (EWI) may provide relevant corrective measures to support the control and therapeutic management of AIDS...
  4. pmc Monitoring HIV Drug Resistance Early Warning Indicators in Cameroon: A Study Following the Revised World Health Organization Recommendations
    Joseph Fokam
    Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Management CIRCB, Yaounde, Cameroon Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences FMBS, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon University of Rome Tor Vergata, Department of Experimental Medicine and Surgery, Rome, Italy National HIV Drug Resistance Surveillance and Prevention Working Group, Ministry of Public Health, Yaounde, Cameroon
    PLoS ONE 10:e0129210. 2015
    ..A detrimental outcome in scaling-up ART is the emergence HIV drug resistance (HIVDR), suggesting the need for pragmatic approaches in sustaining a successful ART performance...
  5. doi request reprint Short Communication: Population-Based Surveillance of HIV-1 Drug Resistance in Cameroonian Adults Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy According to the World Health Organization Guidelines
    Joseph Fokam
    1 Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Management, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 32:329-33. 2016
    ..With an intent-to-diagnose approach, the discrepant levels of DRMs support using Stanford HIVdb to evaluate initial ART, while revising the WHO list for surveillance. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV-1 Early Infant Diagnosis is an Effective Indicator of the Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission Program Performance: Experience from Cameroon
    Edith Michele Saounde Temgoua
    Chantal BIYA International Reference Centre CIRCB for research on HIV AIDS prevention and management, PO Box 3077, Messa, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Curr HIV Res 13:286-91. 2015
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Phylogenetics of HIV-1 subtype G env: Greater complexity and older origins than previously reported
    Marcel Tongo
    International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology ICGEB, Cape Town, South Africa Division of Immunology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Division of Medical Virology, Faculty of Health Sciences, and Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa Institute of Medical Research and Study of Medicinal plants IMPM, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Infect Genet Evol 35:9-18. 2015
    ..Overall, this fills important gaps in our knowledge of the early events in the spread of HIV-1M...