Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is a devastating condition that affects an estimated 34 million people worldwide, with sub-Saharan African countries bearing the heaviest burden. (more…)
Attended by over 100 staff and partners from West Kiang, the launching of MRC Unit The Gambia 2016-2021 Quinquennial (5-year strategic plan) in Keneba Field station was a remarkable success. (more…)
The large contribution of twins to neonatal and post-neonatal mortality in The Gambia, a 5-year prospective study
Results from a recent study conducted at MRC Unit The Gambia show that twins make a significant contribution to the high burden of neonatal and post-neonatal mortality in The Gambia (more…)
- Detecting Foci of Malaria Transmission with School Surveys: A Pilot Study in the Gambia.
- The First Phylogeographic Population Structure and Analysis of Transmission Dynamics of M. africanum West African 1- Combining Molecular Data from Benin, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
- Haematological and biochemical reference values of Gambian infants.