African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5181

Review

Value of matrix assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight (MALDI-TOF) mass spectrometry in clinical microbiology and infectious diseases in Africa and tropical areas

Cheikh Ibrahima Lo
  • Cheikh Ibrahima Lo
  • Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales et Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France.
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Bécaye Fall
  • Bécaye Fall
  • Hôpital Principal de Dakar, Senegal.
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Bissoume Sambe-Ba
  • Bissoume Sambe-Ba
  • Hôpital Principal de Dakar, Senegal.
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Christophe Flaudrops
  • Christophe Flaudrops
  • Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales et Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France.
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Ngor Faye
  • Ngor Faye
  • Laboratory of General Parasitology, Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar, Senegal.
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Oleg Mediannikov
  • Oleg Mediannikov
  • Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales et Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France.
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Cheikh Sokhna
  • Cheikh Sokhna
  • Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales et Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France.
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Boubacar Wade
  • Boubacar Wade
  • Hôpital Principal de Dakar, Senegal.
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Didier Raoult
  • Didier Raoult
  • Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales et Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France.
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Florence Fenollar
  • Florence Fenollar
  • Aix-Marseille Université, Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales et Emergentes, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095, Marseille, France.
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  •  Received: 24 June 2017
  •  Accepted: 11 September 2017
  •  Published: 21 September 2017

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