African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 4962

Full Length Research Paper

Hepatitis C virus infection in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus in Cotonou, Benin

Sogbo Frederic
  • Sogbo Frederic
  • Department of General Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Abomey-Calavi University, Cotonou, Benin.
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Kpossou Aboudou Raïmi
  • Kpossou Aboudou Raïmi
  • Department of General Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Abomey-Calavi University, Cotonou, Benin.
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Affolabi Dissou
  • Affolabi Dissou
  • Department of General Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Abomey-Calavi University, Cotonou, Benin.
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Lafia Barnabe
  • Lafia Barnabe
  • National Reference Centre for Research and Management of HIV infection, National Teaching Hospital Hubert Koutoukou Maga, Cotonou, Benin.
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Zannou Marcel
  • Zannou Marcel
  • Department of General Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Abomey-Calavi University, Cotonou, Benin.
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  •  Received: 07 February 2019
  •  Accepted: 12 March 2019
  •  Published: 28 March 2019

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