CRUN

Publications

" Our main objective is to develop and maintain over time a good expertise and infrastructure ensuring high quality training and clinical research."
Prof Halidou TINTO, PharmD, Msc, PhD Head of the CRUN

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2022

Journal Articles

Meta-analysis of sub-Saharan African studies provides insights into genetic architecture of lipid traits.

Ananyo Choudhury, Jean-Tristan Brandenburg, Tinashe Chikowore, Dhriti Sengupta, Palwende Romuald Boua, Nigel J. Crowther, Godfred Agongo, Gershim Asiki, F. Xavier Gómez-Olivé, Isaac Kisiangani, Eric Maimela, Matshane Masemola-Maphutha, Lisa K. Micklesfield, Engelbert A. Nonterah, Shane A. Norris, Hermann Sorgho, Halidou Tinto, Stephen Tollman, Sarah E. Graham, Cristen J. Willer, Scott Hazelhurst, Michèle Ramsay

Meta-analysis of sub-Saharan African studies provides insights into genetic architecture of lipid traits. (Journal Article)

In: Nature communications, vol. 13, iss. 1, pp. 2578, 2022.

(Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: *Genome-Wide Association Study, Africa South of the Sahara, Cholesterol, Cross-Sectional Studies, Humans, LDL/genetics)

Genetic associations with carotid intima-media thickness link to atherosclerosis with sex-specific effects in sub-Saharan Africans.

Palwende Romuald Boua, Jean-Tristan Brandenburg, Ananyo Choudhury, Hermann Sorgho, Engelbert A. Nonterah, Godfred Agongo, Gershim Asiki, Lisa Micklesfield, Solomon Choma, Francesc Xavier Gómez-Olivé, Scott Hazelhurst, Halidou Tinto, Nigel J. Crowther, Christopher G. Mathew, Michèle Ramsay

Genetic associations with carotid intima-media thickness link to atherosclerosis with sex-specific effects in sub-Saharan Africans. (Journal Article)

In: Nature communications, vol. 13, iss. 1, pp. 855, 2022.

(Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: Adult, Africa South of the Sahara, Atherosclerosis/*genetics/*pathology, Autoantigens/genetics, Cardiovascular Diseases/genetics, Carotid Intima-Media Thickness/*statistics & numerical data, Endocrine-Gland-Derived/genetics, Female, Gastrointestinal Hormones/genetics, Genetic Predisposition to Disease/*genetics, Genome/genetics, Histones/genetics, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Polymorphism, Ribonucleoproteins/genetics, Sex Factors, Single Nucleotide/genetics, Sorting Nexins/genetics, Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor)

2020

Journal Articles

Clinical management and mortality among COVID-19 cases in  sub-Saharan Africa: A retrospective study from Burkina Faso and  simulated case analysis

Laura Skrip, Karim Derra, Mikaila Kaboré, Navideh Noori, Adama Gansané, Innocent Valéa, Halidou Tinto, Bicaba W Brice, Mollie Van Gordon, Brittany Hagedorn, Hervé Hien, Benjamin M Althouse, Edward A Wenger, André Lin Ouédraogo

Clinical management and mortality among COVID-19 cases in sub-Saharan Africa: A retrospective study from Burkina Faso and simulated case analysis (Journal Article)

In: Int. J. Infect. Dis., vol. 101, pp. 194–200, 2020, ISSN: 1878-3511 1201-9712, (Copyright © 2020 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Ltd.. All rights reserved. PMID: 32987177 PMCID: PMC7518969).

(Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: Adolescent, Adult, Africa South of the Sahara, Aged, Antiviral Agents/administration & dosage, Asia/epidemiology, Burkina Faso, Burkina Faso/epidemiology, Child, Clinical management of SARS-CoV-2 infection: convalescent plasma, COVID-19/drug therapy/epidemiology/mortality/therapy, Europe/epidemiology, Female, Health systems strengthening, Humans, Immunization, Infant, Male, Mortality, Oxygen therapy, Pandemics, Passive, Preschool, Retrospective Studies, SARS-CoV-2 infection, SARS-CoV-2/drug effects/physiology, sub-Saharan Africa, Young Adult)