Animal Experimentation


To provide well-defined Laboratory Animals for Research, Teaching and Testing for the improvement of human health, taking cognisance of their humane care and use and the 4Rs (Reduction, Refinement, Replacement & Respect)


To be a strategic partner with unrivalled resources and expertise in the production of Laboratory Animals and provision of standardized Animal Experimentation services as well as training of Laboratory Animal Scientists & Technicians for the Biomedical community in Africa


  • Production and supply of well-defined (Specific Pathogen Free) animals for Biomedical research.
  • Model animal development and establishment for biomedical research
  • Facility management, animal husbandry and veterinary care (home service)
  • Education and training on Laboratory Animal Science and Technology
  • Animal based study advisory and technical support


Head of Department

Name: Samuel Adjei, Ph.D.
Phone: +233 (0) 243671670

Administrative Assistant

Name: Priscilla Frimpong, B. Sc

Phone: +233 (0) 244619061

Laboratory Supervisor

Name: Mona M. Abbas, Vet. Tech. Cert., HND

Phone: +233 (0) 208139047

Personnel & Facility Supervisor

Name: Maxwell Okata Quartey, Vet. Tech. Cert., HND
Phone: +233 (0) 209386313

Quality management and compliance supervisor

Name: Constance Agbemelo-Tsomafo, M.Phil

Phone: +233 (0) 269541418

Veterinary Care & Technical Support

Name: Emmanuel Koduah, DVM
Phone: +233 (0) 54-2501703

Animal study support

Non-communicable diseases, Phytotherapy and drug development

Name: Believe Ahedor, M.Sc

Phone: +233 (0) 248900513

Microbiology, Infectious diseases and susceptibility studies

Name: Shirley Adu-Poku, B.Sc

Phone: +233 (0) 20-4615015

Technical Assistants

Jacob Quarshie

Samuel Azinogo

Edna Atta

David Appiah

Christopher Amevor

Alexandar Lawer Kemausour

Animal care/Support Staff

Kennedy Tagoe

Agbesi Anchor

Bernard Addo

Kweku Salamu

Paul K. Padi

Thomas Ataogye

Jacob Nantomah

Kojo Awuah

Francis Adu-Poku

Samuel Anang

Edmond Ansah

DAE Service Request Form

IACUC protocol review application form


The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR), set up in 1979 as a semi autonomous institute of the University, is the leading biomedical research facility in Ghana.

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