Lateral Flow Assays are Essential Tools in the Battle against Infectious Diseases and are Crucial in the Long-term Control of Sleeping Sickness

Parasitic pathogens that are still causing severe human suffering in sub-Saharan Africa are Sleeping Sickness or Human African Trypanosomosis (HAT) and associated Animal African Trypanosomosis (AAT) diseases. In recent years, the monitoring of trypanosomosis has improved with the implementation of point-of – care lateral flow diagnostic assays (LFAs), leading to a substantial reduction in the […]