Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) UMI 233, TRANSVIHMI
IRD Montpellier (France)
I am interested to epidemiology of emerging infectious diseases. I have worked on the molecular epidemiology of emerging bacteria such as Rickettsia felis and Tropheryma whipplei including the same dynamic study of the causes of non-malaria febrile illeness in Senegal and Guinea. Currently, my research focuses on a the study of Ebola virus in wildlife and human interface. One of my topic include biological monitoring of patients declared cured of infection by Ebola virus in Guinea.