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Professor C.O. Quarcoopome

 8th June 1979  To 30th June 1980 (Temporary appointment)

 1st July 1980   To  31st July 1984

Dr. Francis Chapman Grant  1st August 1984     To  31st October 1986
Professor Samuel Ntow Afoakwa  1st November 1986 To  30th September 1989
Professor Francis K. Nkrumah  1st October 1989    To  30th November 1998
Professor David Ofori - Adjei  1st December 1998 To  30th September 2006
Professor Alex Nyarko  1st October 2006     To  31st July 2012
Professor Kwadwo Ansah Koram  1st August 2012      To  31st July 2017





1.           Mensah G.I., Addo, K.K., Aning, K.G., Nartey N., Nipah, G.K. Smits, H.L. Brucella Abortus Antibodies in Raw Cow Milk Collected from Kraals within the Coastal Savannah Zone of Ghana. Journal of Basic and Applied Scientific Research 2011; 1 :( 8) 942-947

2.                  Odonkor S.T., Addo, K.K. Bacteria resistance to antibiotics: Recent trends challenges. International Journal of Biological & Medical Research 2011: 2 (4):1204 – 1210.

3.                  Odonkor S. T., Addo K. K. Evaluation of three methods for detection of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). International Journal of Biological & Medical Research 2011: 2 (4):1031 – 1034.

4.       Odonkor S. T., Mahami, T., Addo K. K. Antimicrobial sensitivity patterns of urine isolates from a large Ghanaian hospital. International Research Journal of Microbiology 2011: 2 (7):237-241.

5.        Addo K. K., Mensah G. I., Aning K. G, Nartey N., Nipah G.K., Bonsu, C., Akyeh M. L., Smits, H.L. Microbiological quality and antibiotic residues in informally marketed raw cow milk within the coastal savannah zone of Ghana. Tropical Medicine & International Health 2011: 16 (2): 227-232.

6.       Yeboah-Manu D., Asante-Poku A., Asan-Ampah K., Danso E., and Pluschke G.  Combining PCR with Microscopy to Reduce Costs of Laboratory Diagnosis of Buruli Ulcer. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2011 vol. 85 no. 5 900-904

7.        Yeboah-Manu D.,  Danso, E.,  Kobina A.,  Asante-Poku A.,  Nakobu Z.,  Pluschke  G. Isolation of Mycobacterium ulcerans from Swab and Fine Needle Aspiration Specimens. J. Clin. Microbiol  2011. doi:10.1128/JCM.02279-10

8.       Yeboah-Manu D., Asante-Poku A., Bodmer T., Stucki D., Koram K., Bonsu F., Pluschke G., Sebastien Gagneux Genotypic Diversity and Drug Susceptibility Patterns among M. tuberculosis Complex Isolates from South- Western Ghana. PLoS ONE  2011;6: 7 e21906

9.       Wilson M. D., Boakye D.A., Mosi L. and Asiedu K (2011). In the case of transmission of Mycobacterium ulcerans in Buruli ulcer disease Acanthamoeba species stand accused. Ghana Medical Journal, 45(1): 31-34

10.     Dosoo D., Kwara E., Osei-Kwakye K., Amenga-Etego, S., Bilson P., Abdul H., Apang S., Owusua R., Asante K.P.,. Ocran J, Mahama E., Kayan K., Awini E., Tchuma K., Koram K., Owusu-Agyei S. Reference values for commonly used biochemical and haematological tests for children in the middle belt of Ghana. Clinical Biochemistry 2011; 44: 520–549

11.       Adinortey M.B., Gyan B. E., Adjimani J., Nyarko P., Sarpong C., Tsikata F.Y., Nyarko A.K. Dyslipidaemia Associated with Type 2 Diabetics with Micro and Macrovascular Complications among Ghanaians. Ind J Clin Biochem DOI 10.1007/s12291-010-0101-3

12.     Adinortey M.B., Gyan B.A., Adjimani J., Nyarko P.E., Sarpong C., Tsikata F.Y., Nyarko A.K. Haptoglobin Polymorphism and Association with Complications in Ghanaian Type 2 Diabetic Patients. Indian Journal of Clinical Biochemistry. 2011 26(4) 366-372

13.     Vuvor F., Steiner-Asiedu M., Armar-Klemesu M.  Armah S. Population-based study of diabetes mellitus prevalence and its associated factors in adult Ghanaians in the Greater Accra region. International Journal of Diabetes in Developing Countries 2011, 31:149-153.

14.     Bonkoungou I. J., Damanka S., Sanou I., Tiendre´be´ogo F., Coulibaly S.O., Bon F., Haukka K., Traore´ A.S., Barro N., Armah G.E. Genotype Diversity of Group A Rotavirus Strains in Children With Acute Diarrhea in Urban Burkina Faso, 2008–2010: Journal of Medical Virology 2011; 83:14851490

15.     Binka E., Vermund S.H., Armah G.E. Rotavirus diarrhea among children less than 5 years of age in urban Ghana, 2008-2010. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2011 Aug; 30(8):716-8.

16.     Esona M.D., Banyai K., Foytich K., Freeman M., Mijatovic-Rustempasic S., Hull J., KERIN T., Steele A.D., Armah G. E., Geyer A., Page N., Abaya V.A., Forbi, J.C., Aminur, M., Guatam R., Seheri, L.M.  Nyangao J., Glass R., Bowen M.D., Gentsch J. R. Genomic characterization of human retrovirus G10 strains from the African Rotavirus network: relationship to animals rotaviruss. Infections, Genetics and Evaluations 2011: 11; 237-241

17.     Peng M., Liu A., Zhou J., Wen S., Li S., Yang T., Li X., Huang X., Abuaku B., Tan H. Association between posttraumatic stress disorder and pre flood behavioral characteristics among children aged 7-15 years in Hunan, China. Med Princ Pract. 2011; 20 (4):336-40.

18.     Odonkor S. T., Addo K.K. Bacteria Resistance to Antibiotics: Recent Trends and Challenges. Int J Biol Med Res. 2011; 2(4) 1204 – 1210

19.     Alam M.T., Souza D.K., Vinayak S., Griffing S.M., Poe A.C., Duah N.O., Ghansah A., Asamoa, Slutsker L., Wilson M.D., Barnwell J.W., Udhayakumar V., Koram K.A. Selective Sweeps and Genetic Lineages of Plasmodium falciparum Drug -Resistant Alleles in Ghana The Journal of Infectious Diseases 2011;203:220–227

20.    Obeng B.B., Amoah, Larbi I.A., Yazdanbakhsh M., Ree R., Boakye D.A., Hartgers F.C. Food Allergy in Ghanaian Schoolchildren: Data on Sensitization and Reported Food Allergy. International Archives of Allergy and Immunology. 2011; 155 (1):63-73.

21.     Larbi I.A., Klipstein-Grobusch K., Amoah A.S., Obeng B.B., Wilson M.D., Yazdanbakhsh M. and Boakye D.A. (2011). High body mass index is not associated with atopy in schoolchildren living in rural and urban areas of Ghana. BMC Public Health, In Press MS ID: 1302624744491267

22.     Meurs L., Labuda L., Amoah A.S., Mbow M., Ngoa U.A., Boakye D.A., Mboup S., Tandakha T., Mountford A.P., Turner J.D., Kremsner P.G., Polman K., Yazdanbakhsh M. and Adegnika A.A. (2011). Enhanced Pro-Inflammatory Cytokine Responses following Toll-Like-Receptor Ligation in Schistosoma haematobium-Infected Schoolchildren from Rural Gabon PLoS ONE 6(9): e24393. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0024393

23.     Kweku M.A., Odoom S., Puplampu N., Desewu K., Nuako G.K., Gyan B., Raczniak G., Kronmann KC, Koram K., Botero S., Boakye D., Akuffo H. An outbreak of suspected cutaneous leishmaniasis in Ghana: lessons learnt and preparation for future outbreaks. Glob Health Action. 2011; 4. doi: 10.3402/gha.v4i0.5527.

24.    Bradley J., Lawniczakb K. N., Chenga C., Coulibalyc M.B., Wilson M.D., Sagnone N., Costantinif C.G., Simardf F.H., Christophidesb G.K., Besanskya N.J. Adaptive divergence between incipient species of Anopheles gambiae increases resistance to Plasmodium. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A January 4, 2011 ;108 (1):244-249

25.     Koram K.A. Antibodies to Plasmodium falciparum antigens and the risk of clinical malaria in endemic populations. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2011Nov;9(11):987-91.

26.    Kwadwo A. K., Faber B.F., Eijk M.V., Alan W. T., Kocken C. H., Remarque E.J. Immunization with different PfAMA1 alleles in sequence induces clonal imprint humoral responses that are similar to responses induced by the same alleles as a vaccine cocktail in rabbits. Malaria Journal 2011, 10(1) 40

27.     Dodoo D., Atuguba F., Bosomprah S., Ansah N.A., Ansah P., Lamptey H., Egyir B., Oduro A.R., Gyan B., Hodgson A., Koram K.A. Antibody levels to multiple malaria vaccine candidate antigens in relation to clinical malaria episodes in children in the Kasena-Nankana district of Northern Ghana. Malar J. 2011 May 1;10: 108.

28.    Adu B., Dodoo D., Adukpo S., Gyan B.A., Hedley P.L., Goka B., Adjei G.O., Larsen S.O., Christiansen M., Theisen M. Polymorphisms in the RNASE3 Gene Are Associated with Susceptibility to Cerebral Malaria in Ghanaian Children. PLoS One. 2011;6 (12):e29465

29.    Kwansa-Bentum B., Ayi I., Suzuki T., Otchere J., Kumagai T., Anyan W.K., Osei J.H, Asahi H., Ofori M.F., Akao N., Wilson M.D., Boakye D.A., Ohta N. Plasmodium falciparum isolates from southern Ghana exhibit polymorphisms in the SERCA-type PfATPase6 though sensitive to artesunate in vitro.  Malaria Journal. 2011 July 11(10)187

30.    Barfod L., Dalgaard M.B., Pleman S.T., Ofori M.F., Pleass R.J., Hviid L. Evasion of immunity to Plasmodium falciparum malaria by IgM masking of protective IgG epitopes in infected erythrocyte surface-exposed PfEMP1. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jul 26; 108(30):12485-90.

31.     Ahorlu C.K., Koram K.A., Seake-Kwawu A., Mitchell G. Weiss Two-year evaluation of Intermittent Preventive Treatment for Children (IPTc) combined with timely home treatment for malaria control in Ghana. Malaria Journal 2011, 10:127 doi:10.1186/1475-2875-10-127

32.     Yamazaki A., Yasunami M., Ofori M., Horie H., Kikuchi M., Helegbe G., Takaki A., Ishii K., Omar A.H., Akanmori B.D., Hirayama K. Human leukocyte antigen class I polymorphisms influence the mild clinical manifestation of Plasmodium falciparum infection in Ghanaian children. Hum Immunol. 2011 Oct; 72 (10):881-8.

33.      Humphries D., Mosites E.,  Otchere J., Twum W.A., Woo L.,  Jones-Sanpei H.,  Harrison L.M.,  Bungiro R.D.,  Benham-Pyle B.,  Bimi L.,  Edoh D., Bosompem K.,  Wilson M., Cappello M. Epidemiology of Hookworm Infection in Kintampo North Municipality, Ghana: Patterns of Malaria Coinfection, Anemia, and Albendazole Treatment Failure. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2011; 84 (5) 792-800

34.    Barfod L., Dalgaard M.B., Pleman S.T., Ofori M.F., Pleass R.J., Hviid L. Evasion of immunity to Plasmodium falciparum malaria by IgM masking of protective IgG epitopes in infected erythrocyte surface-exposed PfEMP1., Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.;108(30):12485-90, 2011

35.     Padonou G. G., Sezonlin M., Gbedjissi G. L., Ayi I., Azondekon R., Djenontin A., Bio-Bangana S., Oussou O., Yadouleton A., Boakye D., Akogbeto M. Biology of Anopheles gambiae and insecticide resistance: Entomological study for a large scale of indoor residual spraying in South East Benin. Journal of Parasitology and Vector Biology. 2011, 3(4), pp. 59-68,

36.    Kwansa-Bentum B., Ayi I., Suzuki T., Otchere J., Kumagai T., Anyan W.K., Asahi H., Akao N., Wilson M.D., Boakye D.A., Ohta N.  Administrative practices of health professionals and use of artesunate-amodiaquine by community members for treating uncomplicated malaria in southern Ghana: implications for artemisinin-based combination therapy deployment Trop Med Int Health 16(10):1215–1224, (2011) PMID 21740487

37.     Fode P., Jespergaard C., Hardwick R.J., Bogle H., Theisen M., Doddo D., Lenicet M., Vitek L. , Viera A., Freitas J., Skytt P.A Hollox J. Determination of Beta-Defensive genomic copy number in different populations: a comparison of three methods. PLoS ONE 2011 February ;( 6) 2: 1-10

38.    Pelto G.H. and Armar-Klemesu M. Balancing nurturance, cost and time: complementary feeding in Accra, Ghana. Maternal and Child Nutrition (2011), 7 (Suppl. 3), pp. 66–81

39.    Kosinski K.C., Bosompem K. M., Stadecker M.J., Wagner A.D., Plummer J., Durant J.L., Gute D. M. Diagnostic accuracy of urine filtration and dipstick tests for Schistosoma haematobium infection in a lightly infected population of Ghanaian schoolchildren. Acta Tropica May 2011; 118 (2) 123–127

40.    Yerenya-Tawiah D.,  Amoah C.,  Apea-Kubi K.A.,  Dade M., Annang T.,  Mensah D.Y. and Bosompem K.M. A Survey of female genital schistosomiasis of the reproductive tractin the Volta Basin of Ghana. Ghana Medical Journal, March 2011 45: ((1) 16-21.

41.     Seki T., Kumagai T., Kwansa-Bentum B., Furushima-Shimogawara R., Anyan W.K., Miyazawa Y., Iwakura Y., Ohta N. IL-4/IL-13 suppress excessive neutrophil infiltration and hepatocyte damage during acute murine schistosomiasis japonica. Infection and Immunity. America Society for Microbiology, 2011  79 (12)

42.    Asare, G.A., Sittie A., Bugyei K., Gyan B.A., Adjei S., Addo P., Wiredu E.K, Nyarko A.K., Otu-Nyarko L.S, and Adjei D.N. Acute toxicity studies of Croton membranaceus root extract. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2011 134, (3) p 938-943

43.    Asare G.A., Gyan B., Bugyei K., Adjei S., Mahama R., Addo P., Otu-Nyarko L., Wiredu E.K, Nyarko A. (2011) Toxicity potentials of the nutraceutical Moringa oleifera at supra-supplementation levels. J Ethnopharmacol. Nov 11. doi:10.1016/j.jep.2011.11.009) Epub ahead of print]

44.    Asare, G.A., Addo P., Bugyei K., Gyan B.A., Adjei S., Wiredu E.K, Otu-Nyarko L.S, Nyarko A.K., Acute toxicity studies of aqueous leaf extract of Phyllanthus niruri. Interdiscip. Toxicol. 2011; Vol. 4(4): 206–210

45.    Ayisi N.K., Appiah-Opong R., Gyan B., Bugyei K., F. Ekuban (2011). Plasmodium falciparium: Assessment of selectivity of action of chloroquine, Alchornea cordifolia, Ficus polita and other Drugs by a Tetrazolium-Based Colorometric Assay. Malaria Research Treatment, Article ID 816250, doi:10.4061/2011/816250

46.    Appiah-Opong R., Nyarko, A.K., Dodoo, D., Gyang, F.N., Koram, K.A. and Ayisi, N.K. (2011) Antiplasmodial activity of extracts of Tridax procumbens and Phyllanthus amarus in in vitro Plasmodium falciparum culture system. Ghana Medical Journal, 45:143-150.

47.    Wiysonge C.S., Armah G.E., Madhi S.A., Were F., Kitaka S.B., Akoua-Koffi C., Gresenguet G., Gatheru Z., Maranga P.W., Dicko A., Falade A.G., Boula A.Y, Kuit S.B., Odusanya O.O., Sow P.S., Lakhani N., Mpabalwani E.M., Tamfum J.J., Hussey G.D. The African Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Network: a vaccine advocacy initiative. Pan Afr Med J.  2011; 8:24. Epub 2011 Mar 14.

48.    Dodoo D., Hollingdale M.R., Anum D., Koram K.A., Gyan B., Akanmori B.D., Ocran J., Adu-Amankwah S., Geneshan H., Abot E., LeganoJ., Banani G., Sayo R., Brambilla D., Kumar S., Doolan D.L., Rogers W., Epstein J., Richie T.L., Sedegah M. Measuring naturally acquired immune responses to candidate  malaria vaccine antigens in Ghanaian adults: Malaria Journal 2011;10:168

49.    Feldblum P.J. , Halpern V., Lie C., Obunge O., Ogunsola F., Ampofo W., Opoku K. What predicts non-retention in microbicide trials? Contemporary Clinical Trials 2011; 32:512-516

50.    Addo K.K., Mensah G.I, Nartey N., Nipah J.K., Mensah D., Aning K.G., Smits H.L. Research Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) of Herdsmen in Ghana with respect to Milk-Borne Zoonotic Diseases and the Safe Handling of Milk: J. Basic. Appl. Sci. Res. 2011 1:10; 1556-1562


51.     Lartey A., Marquis G.S., Perez-Escamilla R., Mazur R., Brakohiapa L., Ampofo W.,  Sellen D. Maternal HIV is associated with reduced growth in the first year of life among infants in the Eastern region of Ghana.  FASEB J March 17, 2011 25:216.2

52.     Ampofo W.K., Baylor N., Cobey S., Cox N.J., Daves S., Edwards S., Ferguson N., Grohmann G., Hay A., Katz J., Kullabutr K., Lambert L., Levandowski R., Mishra A.C., Monto A., Siqueira M., Tashiro M., Waddell A.L., Wairagkar N., Wood J., Zambon M., Zhang W. Improving influenza vaccine virus selection. WHO Writing Group. Report of a WHO informal consultation held at WHO headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, 14-16 June 2010. Inf

53.     Ampofo W., Ohene S. O., Sarkodie B., Adjabeng M., Nzussouo N.T., Duplessis C., Doman B., Aryee E., Brightson K., Yebuah N., Ansah E., Ayebazibwe N. PROTOCOL FOR HUMAN  INFLUENZA SURVEILLANCE IN GHANA. Disease Surveillance Department, Ghana Health Service/MINISTRY OF HEALTH / WHO. Revised November 2011

54.    Osei-Atweneboana M.Y., Awadzi K., Attah S.K., Boakye D.A., Gyapong J.O., Prichard R.K. (2011) Phenotypic Evidence of Emerging Ivermectin Resistance in Onchocerca volvulus. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5(3): e998. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0000998

55.     Abbott C, Tiede B, Armah G, Mahmoud A.Evaluation of cost-effectiveness of live oral pentavalent reassortant rotavirus vaccine introduction in Ghana. Vaccine. 2012 Mar 28;30(15):2582-7. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.01.076. Epub 2012 Feb 7.

56.    Abizari AR, Moretti D, Schuth S, Zimmermann MB, Armar-Klemesu M, Brouwer ID.    Phytic Acid-to-Iron Molar Ratio Rather than Polyphenol Concentration Determines Iron Bioavailability in Whole-Cowpea Meal among Young Women. J. Nutr. 2012 Nov;142:1950-5.

57.     Abizari AR, Moretti D, Zimmermann MB, Armar-Klemesu M, Brouwer ID. Whole Cowpea Meal Fortified with NaFeEDTA Reduces Iron Deficiency among Ghanaian School Children in a Malaria Endemic Area. J Nutr. 2012 Oct;142:1836-42.

58.    Ablordey A, Amissah D, Aboagye IF, Hatano B, Yamazaki T, Sata T, Ishikawa K,  Katano H. Detection of Mycobacterium ulceransby the Loop Mediated Isothermal Amplification Method. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2012; 6(4):e1590; doi; 10.1371.

59.    Asare GA, Bugyei K, Sittie A, Yahaya ES, Gyan B, Adjei S, Addo P, Wiredu EK, Adjei DN, Nyarko AK. Genotoxicity, cytotoxicity and toxicological evaluation of whole plant extracts of the medicinal plant Phyllanthus niruri (Phyllanthaceae).Genet Mol Res. (2012) 11(1):100-11.

60.    Abuaku, B., Duah, N., Quaye, L., Quashie, N., Koram, K. Therapeutic efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine combination in the treatment of uncomplicated malaria among children under five years of age in three ecological zones in Ghana.Malaria Journal2012 11:388.

61.     Berhow MA, Affum AO, Gyan BA. J Med Food.Rosmarinic acid content in antidiabetic aqueous extract of Ocimum canum sims grown in Ghana. J Med Food. (2012);15(7):611-20.

62.    Adu B, Dodoo D, Adukpo S, Hedley PL, Arthur FK, Gerds TA, Larsen SO, Christiansen M, Theisen M. Fc γ receptor IIIB (FcγRIIIB) polymorphisms are associated with clinical malaria in Ghanaian children.PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e46197. doi: 10.1371

63.    Ala F, Allain J-P, Bates I, Boukef K, Boulton F, Brandful J, Dax EM, El Ekiaby M et al. External financial aid to blood transfusion services in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) - A need for reflection. PLoS Medicine 2012; 9 (9); e1001309: 1-5.

64.    Amoah AS, Forson AG, Boakye DA, A review of epidemiological studies of asthma in Ghana.Ghana Medical Journal 2012;46: 23-8.

65.    Brandful JAM, Candotti D, Allain J-P. Genotypic Diversity and Mutation Profile of HIV-1 strains in Antiretroviral Treatment (ART)-naïve Ghanaian Patients and Implications for ART. J AIDS and HIV Res 2012; 4 (7): 187-197.

66.    D. Afriyie, A.G. Asare, K. Bugyei, I.J. Asiedu-Gyekye, A.B. Gyan, S. Adjei, P. Addo, A. Sittie and A.K.Nyarko (2012). In Vitro Activity of Extract and Fractions of Natural Cocoa Powder on Plasmodium falciparum. Journal of Medicinal Food, 15(5):476-482.

67.    D.G. Achel, M. Alcaraz, K. R. Adabo, A.K. Nyarko and Y. Gomda (2012). A review of the medicinal properties and applications of Pycnanthus angolensis (WELW) warb. Pharmacology online, 2:1-22.

68.    Annan K, Sarpong K, Asare C, Dickson R, Amponsah K, Gyan B, Ofori M, Gbedema S. In vitro anti-plasmodial activity of three herbal remedies for malaria in Ghana: Adenia cissampeloides (Planch.) Harms. Termina liaivorensis A. Chev, and Elaeis guineensis Jacq. Pharmacognosy Res.; (2012) 4(4):225-9.

69.    Ama de-Graft Aikins, Daniel K Arhinful, Emma Pitchforth, Gbenga Ogedegbe, Pascale Allotey and Charles Agyemang; Establishing and sustaining research partnerships in Africa: a case study of the UK-Africa Academic Partnership on Chronic Disease, Globalization and Health 2012, 8:29 

70.    Ahorlu K Collins, Kwadwo A Koram (2012) Intermittent preventive treatment for children (IPTC) combined with timely home treatment for malaria control.  Malaria Journal 2012, 11(Suppl 1): P108

71.     Ampofo WK, Baylor N, Cobey S, Cox NJ, Daves S, Edwards S, Ferguson N, Grohmann G, Hay A, Katz J, Kullabutr K, Lambert L, Levandowski R, Mishra AC, Monto A, Siqueira M, Tashir o M, Waddell AL, Wairagkar N, Wood J, Zambon M, Zhang W. Improving Influenza Vaccine Virus Selection: Report Of A WHO Informal Consultation Held At WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, 14-16 June 2010.WHO Writing Group. Influenza Other Respi Viruses. 2012; 6(2): 142-52

72.     Bianca Brijnath, Ansariadi, Dziedzom K. de Souza. 2012. Four Ways Geographic Information Systems Can Help to Enhance Health Service Planning and Delivery for Infectious Diseases in Low-Income Countries. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 23(4):1410-1420.

73.     Aidoo E, Addai FK, Ahenkorah J, Hottor B, Bugyei KA, Gyan BA. Natural cocoa ingestion reduced liver damage in mice infected with Plasmodium berghei (NK65). Research and Reports in Tropical Medicine (2012), 3:107-116.

74.    Diarra A, Nebie I, Tiono A, Soulama I, Ouedraogo A, Konate A, Theisen M, Dodoo D, Traore A, Sirima SB. Antibodies to malaria vaccine candidates are associated with chloroquine or sulphadoxine/pyrimethamine treatment efficacy in children in an endemic area of Burkina Faso. Malar J. 2012: 22;11:79. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-11-79

75.     Doig KD, Holt KE, Fyfe JA, Lavender CJ, Eddyani M, Portaels F, Yeboah-Manu D, Pluschke G, Seemann T, Stinear TP. On the origin of Mycobacterium ulcerans, the causative agent of Buruli ulcer. BMC Genomics. 2012 Jun 19; 13:258. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-13-258.

76.    Donkor ES, Newman MJ, Yeboah-Manu D.Epidemiological aspects of non-human antibiotic usage and resistance: implications for the control of antibiotic resistance in Ghana. Trop Med Int Health. 2012 Apr; 17(4):462-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.02955.x. Epub 2012 Mar 13.

77.     Dorothy Yeboah-Manu, Katharina Roltgen, William Opare, Kobina Asan-Ampah, Kwabena Quenin Fosu, Adwoa Asante-Poku, Edwin Ampadu,  Janet Fyfe,  Kwadwo Koram, Collins Ahorlu and Gerd Pluschke (2012). Sero-Epidemiology as a Tool to Screen Populations for Exposure to Mycobacterium ulcerans. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 6(1): e 1460.doi:10.1 371/journal.pntd.0001460Quashie,

78.    DAISUKE NONAKA, MASAMINE JIMBA, TETSUYA MIZOUE3, JUN KOBAYASHI, JUNKO YASUOKA, IRENE AYI, ACHINI C. JAYATILLEKE, SABINA SHRESTHA, KIMIYO KIKUCHI, SYED E. HAQUE, SIYAN YI  Content Analysis of Primary and Secondary School Textbooks Regarding Malaria Control: A Multi-Country Study. PLoS ONE | 6 May 2012 | Volume 7 | Issue 5 | e36629

79.    DANIEL BOAMAH, MIHOKO KIKUCHI, NGUYEN TIEN HUY, KENTA OKAMOTO, HONGGEN CHEN, IRENE AYI, DANIEL ADJEI BOAKYE, KWABENA MANTE BOSOMPEM AND KENJI HIRAYAMA  Immunoproteomics Identification of Major IgE and IgG4 Reactive Schistosoma japonicum Adult Worm Antigens using Chronically Infected Human Plasma. Tropical Medicine and Health Vol. 40 No. 3, 2012, pp. 89-102 doi:10.2149/tmh.2012-16

80.    Dzotsi EK, Ohene SA, Asiedu-Bekoe F, Amankwa J, Sarkodie B, Adjabeng M, Ofei A, Oduro J, Atitogbe D, Bonney JHK, Nimo Paintsil SC, Ampofo W.  The first cases of Lassa fever infection in Ghana. Ghana Medical Journal. 2012; 46(3): 166 – 170.

81.     Dziedzom K. de Souza, Benjamin Koudou, Louise Kelly-Hope, Michael D. Wilson, Moses J. Bockarie, Daniel A. Boakye. 2012. Lymphatic filariasis vectors and the implications for accelerated elimination of Anopheles-transmitted filariasis in West Africa. Parasites & Vectors, 5:259

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