Sylvester Chima,  MD,  LLM,  LLD
Sylvester Chima, MD, LLM, LLD
Associate Professor and Head: Programme of Bio & Research Ethics and Medical Law, University of
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TitleCited byYear
Phylogenetic analysis of 22 complete genomes of the human polyomavirus JC virus.
DV Jobes, SC Chima, CF Ryschkewitsch, GL Stoner
Journal of General Virology 79 (10), 2491-2498, 1998
JC virus as a marker of human migrationto the Americas
GL Stoner, DV Jobes, MF Cobo, HT Agostini, SC Chima, ...
Microbes and Infection 2 (15), 1905-1911, 2000
Stigmatization of people living with HIV/AIDS by healthcare workers at a tertiary hospital in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a cross-sectional descriptive study
TO Famoroti, L Fernandes, SC Chima
BMC medical ethics 14 (1), S6, 2013
New JC virus (JCV) genotypes from Papua New Guinea and Micronesia (type 8 and type 2E) and evolutionary analysis of 32 complete JCV genomes
DV Jobes, JS Friedlaender, CS Mgone, HT Agostini, G Koki, ...
Archives of virology 146 (11), 2097-2113, 2001
Regulation of biomedical research in Africa
SC Chima
Bmj 332 (7545), 848-851, 2006
Evaluating the quality of informed consent and contemporary clinical practices by medical doctors in South Africa: An empirical study
SC Chima
BMC medical ethics 14 (1), S3, 2013
Human polyomavirus JC variants in Papua New Guinea and Guam reflect ancient population settlement and viral evolution
CF Ryschkewitsch, JS Friedlaender, CS Mgone, DV Jobes, HT Agostini, ...
Microbes and Infection 2 (9), 987-996, 2000
Molecular epidemiology of human polyomavirus JC in the Biaka Pygmies and Bantu of Central Africa
SC Chima, CF Ryschkewitsch, GL Stoner
Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 93 (5), 615-624, 1998
Global medicine: Is it ethical or morally justifiable for doctors and other healthcare workers to go on strike?
SC Chima
BMC medical ethics 14 (1), S5, 2013
Polyomavirus JC Genotypes in an Urban United States Population Reflect the History of African Origin and Genetic Admixture in Modern African Americans
SC Chima, CF Ryschkewitsch, KJ Fan
Human biology 72 (5), 837-850, 2000
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy and JC virus genotypes in West African patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: a pathologic and DNA sequence analysis of 4 …
SC Chima, HT Agostini, CF Ryschkewitsch, SB Lucas, GL Stoner
Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 123 (5), 395-403, 1999
Natural and pathogenic variation in the JC virus genome
HT Agostini, DV Jobes, SC Chima, CF Ryschkewitsch, GL Stoner
Recent research developments in virology, 683-701, 1999
A primer on medical law, bioethics and human rights for African scholars
SC Chima
Chimason Educational Books, 2011
A cerebral primitive neuroectodermal tumor in a squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus)
EH Johnson, SC Chima, DE Muirhead
Journal of medical primatology 28 (2), 91-96, 1999
Ethical and regulatory issues surrounding umbilical cord blood banking in South Africa
SC Chima, F Mamdoo
South African Journal of Bioethics and Law 4 (2), 79-84, 2011
" Because I want to be informed, to be part of the decision-making": Patients' insights on informed consent practices by healthcare professionals in South Africa
SC Chima
Nigerian journal of clinical practice 18 (7), 46, 2015
Ethical and legal dilemmas around termination of pregnancy for severe fetal anomalies: a review of two African neonates presenting with ventriculomegaly and holoprosencephaly
SC Chima, F Mamdoo
Nigerian journal of clinical practice 18 (7), 31, 2015
Viewpoint discrimination and contestation of ideas on its merits, leadership and organizational ethics: expanding the African bioethics agenda
SC Chima, T Mduluza, J Kipkemboi
BMC medical ethics 14 (1), S1, 2013
Religion politics and ethics: moral and ethical dilemmas facing faith-based organizations and Africa in the 21st century-implications for Nigeria in a season of anomie
SC Chima
Nigerian journal of clinical practice 18 (7), 1, 2015
Respect for autonomy as a prima facie right: Overriding patients' autonomy in medical practice
S Chima
Journal of the Colleges of Medicine SA (CMSA) 53 (1), 38-42, 2009
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