Volume & Issue: Articles in Press

Original Article

Bacteriology of neonatal sepsis in a hospital in southwest Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 April 2022

ABIODUN J KAREEM; Patricia Eniowo; Akinbowale Eniowo; Ebunoluwa Adejuyigbe


Bacteria diversity of two abattoir effluents in Ikpoba Hill and Oluku, Benin City, Nigeria and their potential public health implications

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 May 2022

Obhioze Augustine Akpoka; Ezekiel Olatoye Solanke; Adebayo John Akinyeye; Helyn Unoma Mekomah


Antibiotic resistance of Bacillus species isolated from hawked ‘suya’ meat sold in Kaduna metropolis, North-Western Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 June 2022

Chrinius Hammuel; Rufus Aso Emamoge; Joyce Briska; Morumda Daji; Daniel Makolo


Antibiogram and detection of mecA gene among MRSA at Specialist Hospital Sokoto

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 August 2022

Isah Musa; Murtala Saadu; Fatima Jibril


Antibiotic resistance: Detection of extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase in Enterobacteriaceae from garden eggs

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 August 2022

Motunrayo Jibola-Shittu; Jacqueline Badaki; Mercy Adown; Gbolabo Odewale


Short Reports (case reports)

Malaria species in Sokoto, Northwestern Nigeria: The truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth.

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 September 2022

Agom Daniel Dansy; Matthias Gamde Solomon; Ogboi Sonny Johnbull; Zainab M.; Murtala Mohamed M.; Jazuli Mohammed; Ibrahim Abdullahi; Muawaya A.; Sani Gatawa Yakubu; Aliyu G.B.; Garba Z.G.


Original Article

Detection of aztreonam, meropenem and imipenem resistant Gram negative bacteria from inpatient department in Federal Medical Center (FMC), Birnin, Kebbi, Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 October 2022

Bilyaminu Jega; Mustapha Aliyu; Muhammad Muhammad; Musa Isah; Abubakar Sani; Aisha Inuwa


Candida albicans and Trichomonas vaginalis: High prevalence and risk factors in women attending a gynaecology clinic in Jos, Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 October 2022

Yusuf Amuda Agabi; Mwanret Dangkat Kilson; Stella Boko Uneze; Murna Ali; Zumbes Hosea Jwan; Vem Tabitha Silas; Maktu Dennis Mutdihinn; Moses Adoga Peter; Patricia Manko Lar


Mini-review article

WU and KI polyomaviruses

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 October 2022

Husam Hussein Lazim; Asmaa Baqir Al-Obaidi


Original Article

Prevalence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis among inmates of Nigerian correctional services centre, Jos, attending Faith Alive Foundation Hospital, Jos, Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2022

Yusuf Agabi; stella Boko Uneze; Okwuchukwu Kaosoluchukwu Ozioma; Kosisochukwu Elijah Udeogu; Ekene Valentine Ibeh; Akaa MSUGHAONDO MANASSEH; Jesse Samson; John Otumala Egbere; Joseph Aje Anejo-Okopi


Knowledge mapping of Nigeria’s scientific contribution to antimicrobial resistance research. A visualized investigation using VOS viewer and Cite Space

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 November 2022

Shuaibu Suleiman Adeiza; Mohammed Gazali Shuaibu; Abdulmalik Bello Shuaibu


HPLC fingerprint profile, in-vitro cytotoxicity and anti-herpes simplex virus activity of methanol extract from Strophanthus hispidus DC (Stem bark).

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 November 2022

Arnold Mulula; Abdeldjalil Bouzina; Hugues Bisi Mambu; Joséphine Kankolongo Ntumba; Joachim Nsomue; Milka Ndaya Tshingamb; K.T. Kashishi; Ahmed Zaki; Taba Kalulu


Detection of multidrug resistance E coli isolated from patients with UTI in FMC Birnin Kebbi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 December 2022

Isah Maishanu Musa; Amina Muhammad; Solomon Ibrahim


Detection of PBP2a and PVL genes among Staphylococcus aureus and their methicillin-resistant strains isolated from a hospital in Sokoto Town

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 December 2022

Amaka Sylvia Ohaegbulem; Dominic Agbo Oche; Olajide Akinnibosun; Ikenna Macmagnus Akuakolam


Risk factors of ABO types associated with Helicobacter pylori in adults

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 December 2022

Falah Hasan Obayes AL-Khikani; Ali Abedulameer Alhusayni


Antibacterial resistance pattern of transfusion transmissible bacteria from blood donors attending federal medical center, Birnin Kebbi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 January 2023

Usman Abubakar; Adamu Almustapha Aliero; Daniel Dan-Inna Attah; Adesina Adefowope


Antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp. isolated from table egg shells and its contents sold at different markets in Peshawar, Pakistan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 19 January 2023

Rooh Ullah; Manzoor Afridi; Mati Ur Rehman; Tarique Noorul Hasan; Muhammad Tahir; Hamid Ali Khan; Ziaullah Shah; Qurat Ul Ain; Shabana Perween; Narmeen Arshad; Muhammad Yousaf; Muhammad Ammad; Amjad Hussain; Sajjad Hussain


HIV screening among prospective blood donors who are negative for conventional screening methods in referral hospitals in Kebbi State Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 January 2023

Mohammed B Danlami; Aisha Muhammad; Basiru Aliyu; Tajudeen O Yahaya; Zaharaddin Kalgo Muhammad; Shuiabu Bala Manga


Mini-review article

CRISPR in dentistry: A boon or bane

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 February 2023

Mirna Garhnayak; Shakti Rath; Loknath Garhnayak; Sangram Panda


Antimicrobial peptides: Current perspectives and future promises

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 February 2023

Nitin B Nage; Vaishali N Wadekar; Mirza M V ` Baig


Review Article

Anti-Salmonella activity of Gossypium hirsutum leaf extracted with carbonated drink and its toxicological evaluation in-vivo

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 February 2023

Tolulope Gbenga Emoruwa; Funmilola Oluyemi Omoya; AYOKUNLE Itunu OKEWALE; Michael Omoniyi Elabiyi


Mini-review article

Climate change and change in transmissibility of vector-borne diseases: A Short Review and Bibliometric analysis

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 February 2023

Naushaba Akhtar; Shakti Rath


Original Article

Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of Salmonella spp. from mutton meat in Khartoum State, Sudan.

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 11 February 2023

Rayan Mohammed Abdalbage; Hassan Elsiddig Hag Elsafi; Shahinaz Fadul Mohammed


Microbiological and molecular investigation of Candida spp. infection among women accessing antenatal care at Prince Abubakar Audu University Teaching Hospital Anyigba, North-Central Nigeria.

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 February 2023

Martin-Luther Oseni Okolo; Zainab Adebayo Alaba; Sunday Ocholi Samson; Cornelius Arome Omatola; Benjamin Mudi Idache; Julius Akor Omatola; Eleojo Ugbane Okolo


The Common aerobic bacteria causes diarrhea in children in Omdurman Hospital-Sudan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 February 2023

Razan Farid Abualsauid Magzuop; Mohammed Aldai Hammad; Alkhair Abd Almahmoud Idris


Invitro inhibitory effect of Lactic acid bacteria isolated from Kunun zaki against multi-drug resistant diarrhogenic bacteria in HIV patients in Jos, Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 February 2023

Anayochukwu Chibuike Ngene; Solomon Musa Ebuga; John Otumala Egbere; Collins Emeka Odu; Margaret Musa Danladi; Isaac Amechi Onyimba; Michael Dashen; Edo Godwin Ochiheche; Hemen Winifred Nguhemen; Amos Obaje Ogaji


Synthesis, in-vitro antitubercular, antifungal activities and in silico molecular docking study of Chalcone derivatives from 1-(2'-Hydroxyphenyl)-3-(substituted-phenyl)-2-propenone.

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 February 2023

Arnold Mulula; Abdeldjalil Bouzina; Hugues Bisi Mambu; Gracia Kayoko Mbiye; Ahmed Zaki


Seroprevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection and risk factors among patients presenting with symptoms of peptic ulcer in Akure metropolis

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 February 2023

Patience Iye Abbah; TINUOLA TOKUNBO ADEBOLU; Babayemi Olawale Oladejo


Comparative study of Widal test to stool culture for the diagnosis of suspected typhoid fever: a study in a primary health centre, Ghana

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 March 2023

Seth Domfeh; Moses Amoah; Loretta Sefa


Fecal carriage rates Of extended-spectrum Β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli of inpatients and outpatients attending Yobe State Teaching Hospital, Damaturu, Nigeria.

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 04 March 2023

Adam Mustapha; Obi Chidiebere; Mari Bata; Zenoh Danjuma Ali; Fasogbon Ilemobayo Victor; Micheal Nosano Yakubu; Nuhu Tanko; Alegbe Sunday David


Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of the most prevalent microbial pathogens in diabetic patients clinical samples

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 March 2023

Yara El-Sayed Marei; Marym Saied Abo Al-khair; Mohamed Abd Al-Razek


Time-kill kinetics and antibacterial activity of ethanolic extract of Allium sativum

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 March 2023

Anayochukwu Ngene; Chinedu G Ohaegbu; Emmanuel G Idu; Ekene S Odo


Antifungal susceptibility testing of Malassezia spp isolated from patients with Pityriasis versicolor and healthy individuals

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 March 2023

Vignesh kanna Balaji; Latha Ragunathan; Kavitha Kanniyan; Jeyakumari Duraipandian


Fungal biodiversity of the IFAN beach sand in Dakar, Senegal

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 March 2023

Abdoulaye DIOP; khadim DIONGUE; Mouhamadou NDIAYE; Mamadou Alpha DIALLO; Mame Cheikh Seck; Aida Sadikh Badiane; Daouda NDIAYE


Monkey pox infection: Epidemiology update with analysis on community transmission risk

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 March 2023

Naushaba Akhtar; Shakti Rath; Sourav Palai; Sangram Panda


Short Reports (case reports)

A case report of acute pancreatitis in a patient with S. enterica gastroenteritis

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 March 2023

Rozeta Kamberi; Edmond PUCA; Elda Qyra; Vasilika Mano


Original Article

Antimicrobial activities of bioactive compounds isolated from Acacia nilotica against multi-drug resistant bacteria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 April 2023

Adamu Almustapha Aliero; Sule Mang; Isah Musa


Evaluation of the Effect of Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy in the Treatment of Chronic Wounds

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 April 2023

Magdy Salah El-Din Hussain; Hisham Wefky Anwar; Mostafa Mahmoud Elnakib; Amr Essam Mosaad


Hand Hygiene: A Prospective Interventional Study on Compliance of Health Care Workers in a Tertiary Care Hospital in India

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 April 2023

Swati Mudshingkar; Ashwini Dedwal; Rajesh Karyakarte


Review Article

Current microbiological trends of microorganisms causing nosocomial infections

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 April 2023

Lilianne Dominguez Céspedes; Yohorlin Marta Céspedes Fonseca; Arianna Corchete Pérez; Rafael Labrada Pérez


Original Article

Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli O157 from mutton meat in Khartoum State, Sudan.

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 April 2023

Shahinaz Fadul Mohammed; Hassan Hag Elsafi; Rayan Mohammed Abdalbage; Omeima Salih


Review Article

Review of hand foot mouth disease

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 April 2023

Karthika Jayakumar; Priya Jayakumar; Vidyaa Nayaki Suppiah; Jada Sunilkumar


Bacteriophage therapy in diabetic foot ulcer caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 April 2023

Aravind Sasi; Kavitha C K; Thiyagarjan C sanjeevi; Ravikumar C Sambandam; Aarthi Manoharan; Aboobacker p A; Latha R


Letter to the Editor

Diphtheria outbreak in Nigeria: What do we know so far?

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 09 April 2023

Bashar Haruna Gulumbe; Usman Abubakar Haruna; Zaharadeen Muhammad Yusuf


Understanding the underlying causes of the recent surge in respiratory viruses

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 12 April 2023

Bashar Haruna Gulumbe; Tajudeen O Yahaya


Short Reports (case reports)

Quantiferon TB Gold conversion in the medical staff caring to COVID-19 patients: Two Case Reports

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 April 2023

Humberto Guanche Garcell; Reinaldo Barban Arias; Eduardo Crespo Ramirez


Cryptococcus laurentii fungaemia in a Tertiary Hospital in Nigeria: Case reports

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 April 2023

Adeyinka Afolake Davies; Chioma Osuagwu; Victoria Aikhomu; Rita O. O. Oladele


Original Article

Beta-lactamase production among multidrug resistant wound isolates from patients attending university college hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 April 2023

Busayo Mutiat Olowe; Grace Iyabo Soyinka


Evaluating the antibacterial activity of potassium aluminium sulphate (alum) combined with other antibiotics

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 April 2023

Falah Hasan Obayes AL-Khikani; Dena Mahmood Zaraa; Hawraa Sabah Abbas; Hawraa Sabah Musa; Hussien Alaa Dahir; Hawraa Awaad Mohammed Musa; Ali Abedulameer Alhusayni


Hospital disinfectant efficacy testing: Experimental evidence towards the requirement of common international regulatory framework, the case of Costa Rica

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 April 2023

Fabián Delgado Rodríguez; Jeimy Blanco Barrantes; Arlene Loría Gutiérrez; Jessica Morera Huertas; Jeison Corrales Sánchez


Performance assessment of StandardTM Q COVID-19 Ag Test in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 April 2023

Abdou Azaque Zoure; Henri Gautier Ouedraogo; Serge Théophile Soubeiga; Tegwinde Rebeca Compaoré; Sylvie Zida; Oumarou Ouedraogo; Dinanibè Kambiré; Dezemon Zingue; Charlemagne Dabiré; Alidou KAGAMBEGA; Charles Sawadogo; Zakaria Yabre; Tani SAGNA; Lassana Sangare


Editorials

Two linked clinical cases of avian influenza in Cambodia: what threat to public health in southeast Asia does this pose?

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 April 2023

Quan Khoi Nguyen; Andrew W. Taylor-Robinson


Review Article

A scoping review of SARS-CoV-2 diagnosis: Current options and future aspects

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 April 2023

Falah Hasan Obayes AL-Khikani; Zaytoon Abdulridha Alkhafaji


Mini-review article

The Role of armed conflict in driving antimicrobial resistance: Examining the overlooked links

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 May 2023

Bashar Haruna Gulumbe; Junaidu Abubakar; Zaharadeen Muhammad Yusuf; Ibrahim Abdullahi Dalhatu; Ibrahim Lawal


Review Article

Emergence of Candida auris infection: A review

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 03 May 2023

Rajan Paudel


Original Article

Zinc level in COVID-19 Infection; Truth or myth?

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 May 2023

Zeinab Abdellatif Soliman; Rasha Ahmed Abdalaziz; Aya Alsharif; Yasmine Gaber; Reem Ibrahim Mohamed El-Korashy; Youssef Mohamed Amin Soliman; Manal Mohamed Kamal; Ahmed Hashem; Hanan Zaghla; Khaled Salem; Hala Ramadan


Silent threats on surfaces and equipment in the newborn unit of Kenyatta National Hospital in Kenya

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 May 2023

Adut Chan Malual; Anne Maina; Dennis Kithinji; Winnie Mutai


Evaluation the combination of amoxyclav with amikacin and ceftriaxone against Escherichia coli sepsis

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 May 2023

Falah Hasan Obayes AL-Khikani; Haider Yahya Abdullah; Haider Mahdi Karkaz; Hawraa Ali abdulhussein


Review Article

Sepsis Biomarkers: Current Information and Future Visions

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 May 2023

Muayad Kadim; Husein O.M. AL-Dahmoshi; Falah Hasan Obayes AL-Khikani


Original Article

The comparative antimicrobial effects of castor, garlic, beniseed and bitter cola extracts on microorganisms isolated from hospitals’ wards

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 May 2023

Abdul Onoruoiza Momoh; abiola mojisola Asowata-Ayodele; Ogonnoh Olayemi; Theresa David-Momoh


Multidrug resistant bacteria associated with a fresh fruit and vegetables sold in Lokoja market, Kogi State, Nigeria

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 25 May 2023

Gbolabo Odewale; Motunrayo Yemisi Jibola-Shittu; Nosakhare Stephenie Omosule; Titilope Blessing Esan


Letter to the Editor

From Shadows to Spotlight: Unearthing Pakistan's First Monkeypox Case and Navigating the Way Forward

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 May 2023

Naveed Akhtar; Sara Hayee