Gambia

Country operational research priorities pending.

Studies

To strengthen the capacity of the 5 African university departments hosting the Malaria Capacity Development Consortium (MCDC) programme

Districts:

Complete mapping of NTDs in AFRO. Support transitioning of new diagnostics tools into program use. (Refer to 23.1, 23.2, 23.3, 23.4, 23.5, 23.6, 23.7, 23.8, 23.9, 23.10.)

Districts:
Diseases: Schistosomiasis

Assess Wb123 antibody responses in communities where LF transmission was interrupted without MDA.

Districts:

CCA Protocol: To know the sensitivity and specificity of POC CCA in the detection of urinary schistosomiasis, as compared to traditional diagnostic tools.

Districts:
Diseases: Schistosomiasis