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World Hepatitis Day in Burkina Faso, 2016: Awareness, Screening, Identification of HBV Markers, HBV/HCV Coinfection, and Vaccination

Birama Diarra 1 , 2 , Abdoul Karim Ouattara 1 , 2 , Florencia Wendkuuni Djigma 1 , 2 , Tegwinde Rebeca Compaore 1 , 2 , Dorcas Obiri-Yeboah 3 , Lassina Traore 1 , 2 , Serge Theophile Soubeiga 1 , 2 , Prosper Bado 1 , 2 , Justine Yara 4 , Virginio Pietra 1 , Paul Ouedraogo 5 , Alain Bougouma 6 , Rokia Sanogo 7 and Jacques Simpore 1 , 2 , *
Authors Information
1 Biomolecular Research Center PietroAnnigoni (CERBA), BP 364 Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso
2 Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Molecular Genetics (LABIOGENE) UFR/SVT, University Ouaga I Prof Joseph KI-ZERBO, Burkina Faso; BP 7021 Ouagadougou 03
3 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medical Sciences, University of Cape Coast, Ghana
4 SOS Hepatitis Burkina Faso
5 Saint Camille Hospital of Ouagadougou (HOSCO), BP 444 Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso
6 Gastroenterology Service, CHU Yalgado OUEDRAOGO, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
7 Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sciences of Techniques and Technologies of Bamako (USTTB), Mali
Article information
  • Hepatitis Monthly: June 2017, 17 (6); e13789
  • Published Online: May 31, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 8, 2016
  • Revised: February 10, 2017
  • Accepted: February 13, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.13789

To Cite: Diarra B, Ouattara A K, Wendkuuni Djigma F, Rebeca Compaore T, Obiri-Yeboah D, et al. World Hepatitis Day in Burkina Faso, 2016: Awareness, Screening, Identification of HBV Markers, HBV/HCV Coinfection, and Vaccination, Hepat Mon. 2017 ; 17(6):e13789. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.13789.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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