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    • A lab-on-chip for malaria diagnosis and surveillance 

      Taylor, Brian J.; Howell, Anita; Martin, Kimberly A.; Manage, Dammika P.; Gordy, Walter; Campbell, Stephanie D.; Lam, Samantha; Jin, Albert; Polley, Spncer D.; Samuel, Roshini A.; Atrazhev, Alexey; Stickel, Alex J.; Birungi, Josephine; Mbonye, Anthony K.; Pilarski, Linda M.; Acker, Jason P.; Yanow, Stephanie K. (BioMed Central Ltd., 2014-05-09)
      Background: Access to timely and accurate diagnostic tests has a significant impact in the management of diseases of global concern such as malaria. While molecular diagnostics satisfy this need effectively in developed ...
    • Lack of Effectiveness of Antiretroviral Therapy in Preventing HIV Infection in Serodiscordant Couples in Uganda: An Observational Study. 

      Birungi, Josephine; Min, Jeong Eun; Muldoon, Katherine A.; Kaleebu, Pontiano; King, Rachel; Khanakwa, Sarah; Nyonyintono, Maureen; Chen, YaLin; Mills, Edward J.; Lyagoba, Fred; Ragonnet-Cronin, Manon; Wangisi, Jonathan; Lourenco, Lillian; Moore, David M. (2015-07-14)
      Background We examined the real-world effectiveness of ART as an HIV prevention tool among HIV serodiscordant couples in a programmatic setting in a low-income country. Methods We enrolled individuals from HIV serodiscordant ...
    • Lacoo Ma Caa 

      Lamony, Maurice; Groenewald, Catherine (African Story Book Initiative, 2015)
      This book demonstrates a story of the tallest man in the Village
    • Land law reform in Uganda: exploring the loose ends. 

      Kakooza, Anthony C.K. (Social Science Research Network, 2008-01-18)
      This paper addresses the present composition of land laws in Uganda and the need for reform. It does not particularly provide a critique on each of the land law legislations and neither does it particularly focus on case ...
    • Langi 

      Zawedde, Juliet (Pratham Books' Story Weaver, 2017)
      This book demonstrates the many beautiful colors of life
    • Language, the Sustainable Development Goals, and Vulnerable Populations 

      Gulere, Cornelius Wambi (2017-05)
      Cultures that use indirect language today face the challenge of being misunderstood. Indirection is often associated with lack of self-esteem, zeal, truthfulness and sincerity. Yet, it is for some, a style of language ...
    • Language, the Sustainable Development Goals, and Vulnerable Populations 

      Gulere, Cornelius Wambi (The Centre for Research and Documentation on World Language Problems and the Center for Applied Linguistics, 2017-05)
      Cultures that use indirect language today face the challenge of being misunderstood. Indirection is often associated with lack of self-esteem, zeal, truthfulness and sincerity. Yet, it is for some, a style of language ...
    • A large and persistent outbreak of typhoid fever caused by consuming contaminated water and street-vended beverages: Kampala, Uganda, January – June 2015 

      Kabwama, Steven Ndugwa; Bulage, Lilian; Nsubuga, Fred; Pande, Gerald; Oguttu, David Were; Mafigiri, Richardson; Kihembo, Christine; Kwesiga, Benon; Masiira, Ben; Okullo, Allen Eva; Kajumbula, Henry; Matovu, Joseph K. B.; Makumbi, Issa; Wetaka, Milton; Kasozi, Sam; Kyazze, Simon; Dahlke, Melissa; Hughes, Peter; Sendagala, Juliet Nsimire; Musenero, Monica; Nabukenya, Immaculate; Hill, Vincent R.; Mintz, Eric; Routh, Janell; Gómez, Gerardo; Bicknese, Amelia; Zhu, Bao-Ping (BMC Public Health, 2017)
      Background: On 6 February 2015, Kampala city authorities alerted the Ugandan Ministry of Health of a “strange disease” that killed one person and sickened dozens. We conducted an epidemiologic investigation to identify the ...
    • Law and Gospel in Hebrews: Some Paradigms for Christianity in Africa 

      Nyende, Peter (An Evangelical Christian Journal of Contemporary Mission and Research in Africa, 2004)
      The ‘law’ in the book of Hebrews is seen to relate to Christ in a variety of intriguing ways: almost simultaneously the ‘law’ anticipates, illuminates, is fulfilled and made redundant in Christ- the center of the gospel. ...
    • Leadership & Authority: Bula Matari and Life-Community Ecclesiology in Congo 

      Byaruhanga, Christopher (Regnum Books International, 2010)
      This book is the very opposite of armchair theology. It comes out of intimate and painful experience of the repression, corruption, violence and brutality of the recent history of Congo-Zaire. Indeed the other author had ...
    • Let's Play 

      Momaya, Meethil; Ghatge, Shirish; Amia, Catherine (Pratham Books Story Weaver Publishing, 2018)
      This is a story about playing as children different games
    • Life Expectancy of Persons Receiving Combination Antiretroviral Therapy in Low-Income Countries: A Cohort Analysis from Uganda 

      Mills, Edward J.; Bakanda, Celestin; Birungi, Josephine; Chan, Keith; Ford, Nathan; Cooper, Curtis L.; Nachega, Jean B.; Dybul, Mark; Hogg, Robert S. (Annals of Internal Medicine, 2011-08-16)
      Background: Little is known about the effect of combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) on life expectancy in sub-Saharan Africa. Objective: To estimate life expectancy of patients once they initiate cART in Uganda. Design: ...
    • Lihaangilwe Lye Lwa Khasesaba Lutweela Lweesi Kumuumu Kwaaburukhila Naabi 

      Wekunya, Cornelius (African Storybook Initiative, 2014)
      This story book narrates if young children who would go for swimming everyday in the river near their homes.
    • Limo Dog Nam Victoria 

      Lamony, Maurice; Owen, Rob (African Story Book Initiative, 2015)
      This book demonstrates a story of young girl visiting the market with her mother
    • Linear Discriminant Analysis of Structure Within African Eggplant ‘Shum’ 

      Sseremba, G; Tongoona, P; Eleblu, J.S.Y.; Danquah, E.Y; Kizito, Elizabeth B. (African Crop Science Society, 2018)
      African eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum) lags behind in terms of research attention; leading to, among other gaps,scantiness of information on intra-group genetic diversity. Hierarchical clustering was applied to reveal ...
    • Litsuune 

      Wakholi, Fabian (African Storybook Initiative, 2007)
      This story book tells us about the different hair styles.
    • Living with Obstetric Fistula: Perceived Causes, Challenges and Coping Strategies among Women Attending the Fistula Clinic at Mulago Hospital, Uganda 

      Barageine, Justus Kafunjo; Kabayambi, Joan; Matovu, Joseph K. B.; Beyeza, Jolly; Ekirapa, Elizabeth; Wanyenze, Rhoda K. (2014-03)
      Aims: To determine perceived causes, challenges and coping mechanisms of women living with obstetric fistula (OF) in Uganda. Study Design: Cross-sectional study. Place and Duration of the Study: Mulago National Referral ...
    • Local Governments and Primary Education in Uganda 

      Maractho, Emilly Comfort (Institute of Development Studies, 2017-03)
      Decentralisation was one of the major reforms in the 1990s in Uganda, geared towards improving democratic governance and service delivery. However, districts have had variable performance, especially in providing primary ...
    • Long term trends and spatial distribution of animal bite injuries and deaths due to human rabies infection in Uganda, 2001-2015 

      Masiira, Ben; Makumbi, Issa; Matovu, Joseph K. B.; Ario, Alex Riolexus; Nabukenya, Immaculate; Kihembo, Christine; Kaharuza, Frank; Musenero, Monica; Mbonye, Anthony (PLOS ONE, 2018-08-21)
      Background In the absence of accurate data on trends and the burden of human rabies infection in developing countries, animal bite injuries provide useful information to bridge that gap. Rabies is one of the most deadly ...
    • Long-term dominance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Uganda family in peri-urban Kampala-Uganda is not associated with cavitary disease 

      Wampande, Eddie M; Mupere, Ezekiel; Debanne, SaraM; Asiimwe, Benon B; Nsereko, Mary; Mayanja, Harriet; Eisenach, Kathleen; Kaplan, Gilla; Boom, Henry W; Gagneux, Sebastien; Joloba, Moses L (BMC Infectious Diseases, 2013-10)
      Background Previous studies have shown that Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) Uganda family, a sub-lineage of the MTB Lineage 4, is the main cause of tuberculosis (TB) in Uganda. Using a well characterized patient population, ...