Recently Published Research from the DOLF Project

April 30, 2015 Conventional Parasitology and DNA-based Diagnostic Methods for Onchocerciasis Elimination Programmes Commonly used methods of diagnosing Onchocerca vululus infections (microscopic detection of microfilaria in skin snips and nodule palpation) are insensitive. Improved methods are needed for monitoring and evaluation of onchocerciasis elimination programs and for clinical diagnosis.This paper reports on the development and […]