The Incidence of Human Cysticercosis in a Rural Community of Eastern Zambia

@inproceedings{Mwape2013TheIO,
  title={The Incidence of Human Cysticercosis in a Rural Community of Eastern Zambia},
  author={Kabemba Evans Mwape and Isaac Khozozo Phiri and Nicolas Praet and Niko Speybroeck and John Bwalya Muma and Pierre Dorny and Sarah Gabri{\"e}l},
  booktitle={PLoS neglected tropical diseases},
  year={2013}
}
A community-based longitudinal study was performed in the Eastern Province of Zambia, in which repeated serological samplings were done to determine the incidence of human cysticercosis. Three sampling rounds were carried out at six months intervals. A total of 867 participants presented for all three samplings. All samples were tested for the presence of cysticercus antigens using a monoclonal antibody-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (sero-Ag-ELISA), while a randomly selected sub… CONTINUE READING

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