Tuberculosis Vaccine: The Story so far.
TB mesenteric lymphadenitis. Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis is easily missed.

Tuberculosis Vaccine: The Story so far.

Tuberculosis (TB), an airborne disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, is one of the top ten leading causes of mortality globally. From the World Health Organisation (WHO) Global tuberculosis report 2020, 10…

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The State of Sub-Saharan African Health and Health Care Systems: Why are they so poor?
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The State of Sub-Saharan African Health and Health Care Systems: Why are they so poor?

The health and health care systems in sub-Saharan Africa have faced many challenges that dragged them to such a catastrophically poor state. The challenges range from conflicts, poverty to inequality…

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CRISPR/Cas9: What You Need to Know About Gene editing.
CRISPR/Cas9 is the gene editing tool we await to harness its power.

CRISPR/Cas9: What You Need to Know About Gene editing.

In a groundbreaking discovery, Jinek et al. discovered the gene-editing capabilities of CRISPR/Cas9 in 2012. In 2020, Dr Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry…

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Breast abscess among lactating women has a predilection for left breasts: Why?
Understanding breast abscess formation requires one to understand the anatomy of the breast

Breast abscess among lactating women has a predilection for left breasts: Why?

I searched the operating registers at Gift Life Care Clinic from October 2016 to March 2021 for incision and drainage procedures for lactational breast abscess. Out of sixteen such, eleven…

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