Name: Nadia Sitoe

Country: Mozambique


National Institute of Health, Cellular Immunology Lab, Maputo.

Phone no: 00258 21 309317, +258840784833

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Av. Agostinho Neto, 1164 (precinct of the Central Hospital of Maputo) Maputo / Mozambique Foreign District: Mozambique.

Research Interests:

cellular immunology, Molecular Biology, cytometry



  1. Sitoe N, Macamo R, et al. (2016) Performance Evaluation of the MyT4 Technology for Determining ART Eligibility. PLoS ONE 11(10): e0165163. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0165163.
  2. Chongo P, Sitoe N, Viegas S,et al. Quality assurance for point-of-care testing in Mozambique’s National Health Service. Afr J Lab Med. 2016;5(2), a445. http://
  3. Ilesh V Jani, Jorge I Quevedo, Ocean Tobaiwa, Timothy Bollinger, Nadia E Sitoe, et al., Use of mobile phone technology to improve the quality of point-of-care testing in a low-resource setting. AIDS 2016 Jan;30(1):159-61.
  4. De Schacht C, Lucas C, Sitoe N, et al. Implementation of Point-of-Care Diagnostics Leads to Variable Uptake of Syphilis, Anemia and CD4+ T-Cell Count Testing in Rural Maternal and Child Health Clinics. PLoS One. 2015 Aug 26;10(8):e0135744.
  5. Ilesh V. Jani, Bindiya Meggi, Nédio Mabunda, Adolfo Vubil, Nadia E. Sitoe et al. Accurate Early Infant HIV Diagnosis in Primary Health Clinics Using a Point-Of-Care Nucleic Acid Test. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jun 13.
  6. Michéle Bergeron, Géraldine Daneau, Tao Ding, Nádia E. Sitoe et al. Perfomance of the PointCare NOW System for CD4 Counting in HIV Patients Based on Five Independent Evaluations; PLoS ONE 2012; 7(8).
  7. Jonathan Lehe, Nádia E. Sitoe et al. Evaluating Operational Specifications of Point-of-Care Diagnostic Test: A Standarized Scorecard; PLoS ONE 2012; 7(10).
  8. Sitoe, N. et al., Absolute and Percent CD4+ T-Cell Enumeration by Flow Cytometry Using Capillary Blood; Journal of Immunological Methods; 372 (2011) 1-6.
  9. Ilesh V Jani, Nádia E Sitoe, et al. Effect of point-of-care CD4 cell count tests on retention of patients and rates of antiretroviral therapy initiation in primary health clinics: an observational cohort study, The Lancet; 6736(11) 61.052.
  10. Ilesh V. Jani, Nádia E. Sitoe, et al., Accurate CD4 T-cell enumeration and antiretroviral drug toxicity monitoring in primary healthcare clinics using point-of-care testing, AIDS 2011, 25:807-812.