International Journal of
Medicine and Medical Sciences

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Med. Med. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9723
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJMMS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 526

Full Length Research Paper

Prevalence and risk factors of Hepatitis B virus infection among blood donors in Gabonese National Blood Transfusion Center: A cross-sectional and analytic study

Maulot-Bangola D.
  • Maulot-Bangola D.
  • Catholic University of Central Africa, Cameroon.
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Nkoa T.
  • Nkoa T.
  • Catholic University of Central Africa, Cameroon.
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Rebienot P. O.
  • Rebienot P. O.
  • National Blood Transfusion Center, Gabon.
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Mangala C.
  • Mangala C.
  • Catholic University of Central Africa, Cameroon.
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Moundanga M.
  • Moundanga M.
  • Chantal Biya International Reference Centre for HIV/AIDS Research on Prevention and Treatment, Cameroon. 4National Public Health Laboratory, Gabon.
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Boussougou O.
  • Boussougou O.
  • National Blood Transfusion Center, Gabon.
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Vigan Codjo F.
  • Vigan Codjo F.
  • National Blood Transfusion Center, Gabon.
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Fokam J.
  • Fokam J.
  • Chantal Biya International Reference Centre for HIV/AIDS Research on Prevention and Treatment, Cameroon. 4National Public Health Laboratory, Gabon.
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  •  Received: 26 March 2021
  •  Accepted: 25 May 2021
  •  Published: 30 June 2021

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