African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5183

Full Length Research Paper

Challenges in diagnosis of central nervous system infections using conventional method: Need for better approach in Rwanda

Edouard Ntagwabira
  • Edouard Ntagwabira
  • Department of Biomedical Services, Rwanda Biomedical Center, Kigali, Rwanda.
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Marianne Wanjiru Mureithi
  • Marianne Wanjiru Mureithi
  • Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Claude Mambo Muvunyi
  • Claude Mambo Muvunyi
  • Department of Clinical Biology, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda.
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Florence Masaisa
  • Florence Masaisa
  • Department of Clinical Chemistry, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda.
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Menelas Nkeshimana
  • Menelas Nkeshimana
  • Department of Internal Medicine, Kigali University Teaching Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda.
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Isabelle Mukagatare
  • Isabelle Mukagatare
  • King Faisal Hospital in Kigali, Rwanda NOT Riyadh Saudi Arabia.
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Doreen Thuo
  • Doreen Thuo
  • Advanced Medical Diagnostic, Kigali, Rwanda.
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Walter Jaoko
  • Walter Jaoko
  • Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya.
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Jean Baptiste Mazarati
  • Jean Baptiste Mazarati
  • Department of Biomedical Services, Rwanda Biomedical Center, Kigali, Rwanda.
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Omu Anzala
  • Omu Anzala
  • Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya.
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  •  Received: 29 June 2017
  •  Accepted: 28 August 2017
  •  Published: 21 September 2017

Authors

Edouard Ntagwabira
Department of Biomedical Services, Rwanda Biomedical Center, Kigali, Rwanda.

Marianne Wanjiru Mureithi
Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya.

Claude Mambo Muvunyi
Department of Clinical Biology, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda.

Florence Masaisa
Department of Clinical Chemistry, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda.

Menelas Nkeshimana
Department of Internal Medicine, Kigali University Teaching Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda.

Isabelle Mukagatare
King Faisal Hospital in Kigali, Rwanda NOT Riyadh Saudi Arabia.

Doreen Thuo
Advanced Medical Diagnostic, Kigali, Rwanda.

Walter Jaoko
Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya.

Jean Baptiste Mazarati
Department of Biomedical Services, Rwanda Biomedical Center, Kigali, Rwanda.

Omu Anzala
Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya.

Corresponding Author Email: [email protected]