2014 PUBLICATIONS

2014 Publications

  1. Edwin Kamau, Susana Campino, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Eleanor Drury, Deus Ishengoma, Kimberly Johnson, Dieudonne Mumba, Mihir Kekre, Yavo William, Daniel Mead, Bouyou-Akotet Marielle, Tobias Apinjoh, Lemu Golassa, Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia, Ben Andagalu, Oumou Maiga-Ascofare, Alfred Amambua-Ngwa, Paulina Tindana, Anita Ghansah, Bronwyn MacInnis, Dominic Kwiatkowski and Abdoulaye Djimde. d K13-propeller polymorphisms in Plasmodium falciparum parasites from sub-Saharan Africa. J Infect Dis. 2014 Nov 2. pii: jiu608
  2. Anita Ghansah, Lucas Amenga-Etego, Alfred Amambua-Ngwa, Ben Andagalu, Tobias Apinjoh, Marielle Bouyou-Akotet, Victoria Cornelius, Lemu Golassa, Voahangy Hanitriniaina Andrianaranjaka, Deus Ishengoma,Kimberly Johnson, Edwin Kamau, Oumou Maïga-Ascofaré,Dieudonne Mumba, Paulina Tindana, Antoinette Tshefu-Kitoto, Milijaona Randrianarivelojosia, Yavo William, Dominic P. Kwiatkowski and Abdoulaye A. Djimde. Monitoring parasite diversity for malaria elimination in sub-Saharan Africa. Science 12 September 2014: Vol. 345 no. 6202 pp. 1297-1298.
  3. E. K. ABU, J. N. BOAMPONG, I. AYI, G. GHARTEY-KWANSAH, R. AFOAKWAH, P. NSIAH and E. BLAY. Infection risk factors associated with seropositivity for Toxoplasma gondii in a population-based study in the Central Region, Ghana. Epidemiol Infect. 2014 Nov 6:1-9.
  4. B. B. Obeng, A. S. Amoah, I. A. Larbi, D. K. de Souza, H.-W. Uh, M. Fernandez-Rivas, R. van Ree, L. C. Rodrigues, D. A. Boakye, M. Yazdanbakhsh and F. C. Hartgers. Schistosome infection is negatively associated with mite atopy, but not wheeze and asthma in Ghanaian Schoolchildren. Clinical & Experimental Allergy, 2014 (44) 965–975.
  5. A S Amoah, B B Obeng, L May, Y C Kruize, I A Larbi, M Kabesch, M D Wilson, F C Hartgers, D A Boakye and M Yazdanbakhsh. Urban–rural differences in the gene expression profiles of Ghanaian children. Genes and Immunity (2014) 15, 313–319.
  6. Abdul-Razak Abizari, Christiana Buxton, Lugutuah Kwara, Joseph Mensah-Homiah, Margaret Armar-Klemesu and Inge D. Brouwe. School feeding contributes to micronutrient adequacy of Ghanaian schoolchildren. British Journal of Nutrition / Volume 112 / Issue 06 / September 2014, pp 1019-1033
  7. Godfred Egbi, Matilda Steiner-Asiedu, Faribu Saalia Kwesi, Irene Ayi, Winfred Ofosu, Jacob Setorglo, Seth Selorm Klobodu, and Margaret Armar-Klemesu. Anaemia among school children older than five years in the Volta Region of Ghana. Pan Afr Med J. 2014; 17(Suppl 1): 10
  8. de Souza DK, Osei-Poku J, Blum J, Baidoo H, Brown CA, Lawson BW, Wilson MD, Bockarie MJ, Boakye DA. The epidemiology of lymphatic filariasis in Ghana, explained by the possible existence of two strains of Wuchereria bancrofti. Pan Afr Med J. 2014 Feb 26;17:133
  9. Kirk A Rockett, Geraldine M Clarke, Kathryn Fitzpatrick, Christina Hubbart, Anna E Jeffreys, Kate Rowlands, Rachel Craik, Muminatou Jallow, David J Conway, Kalifa A Bojang, Margaret Pinder, Stanley Usen, Fatoumatta Sisay-Joof, Giorgio Sirugo, Ousmane Toure, Mahamadou A Thera, Salimata Konate, Sibiry Sissoko, Amadou Niangaly, Belco Poudiougou, Valentina D Mangano, Edith C Bougouma, Sodiomon B Sirima, David Modiano, Lucas N Amenga-Etego, Anita Ghansah, Kwadwo A Koram, Michael D Wilson, Anthony Enimil, Jennifer Evans, Olukemi Amodu, Subulade Olaniyan, Tobias Apinjoh, Regina Mugri, Andre Ndi, Carolyne M Ndila, Sophie Uyoga, Alexander Macharia, Norbert Peshu, Thomas N Williams, Alphaxard Manjurano, Eleanor Riley, Chris Drakeley, Hugh Reyburn, Vysaul Nyirongo, David Kachala,Malcolm Molyneux, Sarah J Dunstan, Nguyen Hoan Phu, Nguyen Thi Ngoc Quyen, Cao Quang Thai, Tran Tinh Hien, Laurens Manning, Moses Laman, Peter Siba, Harin Karunajeewa, Steve Allen, Angela Allen, Timothy M E Davis, Pascal Michon, Ivo Mueller, Angie Green, Sile Molloy, Kimberly J Johnson, Angeliki Kerasidou, Victoria Cornelius, Lee Hart, Aaron Vanderwal, Miguel SanJoaquin, Gavin Band, Si Quang Le, Matti Pirinen, Nuno Sepúlveda, Chris C A Spencer, Taane G Clark, Tsiri Agbenyega, Eric Achidi, Ogobara Doumbo, Jeremy Farrar, Kevin Marsh, Terrie Taylor & Dominic P Kwiatkowski. Reappraisal of known malaria resistance loci in a large multicenter study. Nature Genetics 46,1197–1204 (2014).
  10. Nguyen Huu Tung, Mitsuko Suzuki, Takuhiro Uto, Osamu Morinaga, Osamu Morinaga, Kofi D. Kwofie, Naa Ammah, Kwadwo A. Koram, Frederic Aboagye, Dominic Edoh, Taizo Yamashita, Yasuchika Yamaguchi, Takao Setsu, Shoji Yamaoka, Nobuo Ohta& Yukihiro Shoyama. Anti-Trypanosomal Activity of Diarylheptanoids Isolated from the Bark of Alnus japonica. An International Journal of Comparative Medicine East and West Volume 42, Issue 05, 2014
  11. Sanuade OA, Anarfi JK, Aikins Ad, Koram KA. Patterns of cardiovascular disease mortality in Ghana: a 5-year review of autopsy cases at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital. Ethn Dis. 2014 Winter;24(1):55-9.
  12. Samuel Adjei, Patrick Amoateng, Dorcas Osei-Safo, Clement Sasu, Benoit Banga N'guessan, Phyllis Addo, Julius Isaac Asiedu-Gyekye. Sub-acute toxicity of a hydro-ethanolic whole plant extract of Synedrella nodiflora (L) Gaertn in rats. Int J Green Pharm 2014 | Volume : 8 | Issue : 4 | Page : 271-27
  13. Irene A Agyepong, Geneieve C Aryeetey, Justice Nonvignon, Francis Asenso-Boad, Helen Dzikunu, Edward Antwi, Daniel Ankrah, Charles Adjei-Acquah, Reuben Esena Moses Aikins and Daniel K Arhinful. Advancing the application of systems thinking in health: provider payment and service supply behaviour and incentives in the Ghana National Health Insurance Scheme--a systems approach. Health Research Policy and Systems 2014, 12:35
  14. Kwadwo A Kusi, Samuel Bosomprah, Daniel Dodoo, Eric Kyei-Baafour, Emmanuel K Dickson, Daniel Mensah,Evelina Angov, Sheetij Dutta, Martha Sedegah and Kwadwo A Koram. Anti-sporozoite antibodies as alternative markers for malaria transmission intensity estimation. Malaria Journal 2014, 13:103.
  15. Henry Ofosu Addo ,Kennedy Kwasi Addo and Langbong Bimi. Water Handling And Hygiene Practices On The Transmission Of Diarrhoeal Diseases And Soil Transmitted Helminthic Infections In Communities In Rural Ghana. Civil and Environmental Research ISSN 2224-5790 (Paper) ISSN 2225-0514 (Online) Vol.6, No.1, 2014, pg 68-79
  16. Paulina Ampomah, Liz Stevenson, Michael F. Ofori, Lea Barfod, Lars Hviid. B-Cell Responses to Pregnancy-Restricted and -UnrestrictedPlasmodium falciparum Erythrocyte Membrane Protein 1 Antigens in Ghanaian Women Naturally Exposed to Malaria Parasites. Infection and Immunity p. 1860–1871 May 2014 Volume 82 Number 5.
  17. David K. Dosoo, Kwaku P. Asante, Kingsley Kayan, Dennis Adu-Gyasi, Kingsley Osei-Kwakye, Emmanuel Mahama, Samuel Danso, Stephen Amenga-Etego, Philip Bilson, Kwadwo A. Koram and Seth Owusu-Agyei. Biochemical and Hematologic Parameters for Children in the Middle Belt of Ghana. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 90(4), 2014, pp. 767–773.
  18. Dzidzo Yirenya-Tawiah, Ted N Annang, Kwesi A Apea-Kubi, George Lomo, David Mensah, Lorenzo Akyeh and Kwabena M Bosompem. Chlamydia Trachomatis and Neisseria Gonorrhoeae prevalence among women of reproductive age living in urogenital schistosomiasis endemic area in Ghana. BMC Research Notes 2014, 7:349
  19. Ama de-Graft Aikins, Mawuli Kushitor, Kwadwo Koram, Stella Gyamfi, Gbenga Ogedegbe. Chronic non-communicable diseases and the challenge of universal health coverage: insights from community-based cardiovascular disease research in urban poor communities in Accra, Ghana. BMC Public Health 2014, 14(Suppl 2):S3
  20. Nilanjan Lodh, Jean M. Naples, Kwabena M. Bosompem, Joseph Quartey, Clive J. Shiff. Detection of Parasite-Specific DNA in Urine Sediment Obtained by Filtration Differentiates between Single and Mixed Infections of Schistosoma mansoni and S. haematobium from Endemic Areas in Ghana. PLOS ONE March 2014 | Volume 9 | Issue 3 | e91144.

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