2013 Publications

  1. Adamafio, N. A., Matey, A. T., Agyente-Badu, K., & Eduafo, K. (2013). Spontaneous and Aspergillus niger fermentation of Cocoa (Theobroma cacao) Pod Husk: High performance liquid chromatographic analysis of mycotoxins. Ghana Journal of Science, 53, 3-9.
  2. Adamafio, N. A. (2013). Theobromine Toxicity and Remediation of Cocoa By-Products: An Overview. Journal of Biological Sciences, 13, 570-576.
  3. Adamafio, N. A., Kyeremeh, K., Datsomor, A. & Osei-Owusu, (2013). Cocoa Pod Ash Pre-treatment of Wawa (Triplochiton scleroxylon) and Sapele (Entandrophragma cylindricum) Sawdust: Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopic Characterization of Lignin. Asian Journal of Scientific Research, 6, 812-818.
  4. Adamafio, N. A., Kyeremeh, K., Matey, A. T., Mingle, C., & Kolawole, O. M. (2013). In situ degradation of cocoa (Theobroma cacao) pod husk theobromine by Candida krusei. International Journal of Biotechnology and Biochemistry, 9, 137-144.
  5. Adukpo, S., Kusi, K. A., Ofori, M. F., Tetteh, J. K. A., Amoako-Sakyi, D., Goka, B. Q., Adjei, G. O., Edoh, D. A., Akanmori, B. D., Gyan, B. A., & Dodoo, D. (2013). High plasma levels of soluble intercellular adhesion molecule (ICAM)-1 are associated with cerebral malaria. PLoS ONE, 8(12), e84181. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084181.
  6. Ahorlu, C., Koka, E., Kumordzi, S., Yeboah-Manu, D., & Ampadu, E. (2013). Social and Economic Factors Influencing Buruli Ulcer Health Seeking Decision Making in the Ga West and South Municipalities. Advances in Applied Sociology, 3, 187-192. doi: 10.4236/aasoci.2013.34025.
  7. Asante, K. P., Owusu-Agyei, S., Cairns, M., Dodoo, D., Boamah, E. A., Gyasi, R., Adjei, G., Gyan, B., Agyeman-Budu, A., Dodoo, , Mahama, E., Amoako, N., Dosoo, D. K., Koram, K., Greenwood, B., & Chandramohan, D. (2013). Placental malaria and the risk of malaria in infants in a high malaria transmission area in Ghana: a prospective cohort study. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 208(9), 1504-1513.
  8. Brown, C., Awisi, B., Asmah, H., Dzudzor, B., & Ghansah, A. (2013). Association between haptoglobin genotype polymorphism and type two (2) diabetes in Accra, Ghana. American Journal of Biomedical and Life Sciences, 1(4), 103-109.
  9. Bushman, M., Duah, N. O., Quashie, N., Abuaku, B., Koram, K. A., de Roode, J., & Udhayakumar, V. (2013). Within-host competition of malaria parasites in humans and the fitness cost of drug resistance. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 89 (5), 155.
  10. Colasante, C., Voncken, F., Manful, T., Ruppert, T., Tielens, A. G. M., van Hellemond, J. J., & Clayton, C. (2013). Proteins and lipids of glycosomal membranes from Leishmania tarentolae and Trypanosoma brucei. F1000Res, 2, doi: 10.12688/f1000research.2-27.v1.
  11. Comas, I., Coscolla, M., Luo, T., Borrell, S., Holt, K., Kato-Maeda, M., Parkhill, J., Malla, B., Berg, S., Thwaites, G., Yeboah-Manu,, Bothamley, G., Mei, J., Wei, L., Bentley, S., Harris, S., Niemann, S., Diel, R., Aseffa, A., Gao, Q., Young, D., & Gagneux, S. (2013). Out-of-Africa migration and Neolithic co-expansion of tuberculosis with anatomically modern humans. Nature Genetics, 45(10), 1176-82. doi: 10.1038/ng.2744.
  12. Cortese, M. M., Immergluck, L. C., Held, M., Jain, S., Chan, T., Grizas, A. P., Khizer, S., Barrett, C., Quaye, O., Mijatovic-Rustemapasic, S., Gautam, R., Bowen, M. D., Moore, J., Tate, J. E., Parashar, U. D., & Vázquez, M. (2013). Effectiveness of monovalent and pentavalent rotavirus vaccines. Pediatrics, 132(1), 25-33.
  13. Duah, N. O., Matrevi, A., de Souza, D. K., Binnah, D. D., Tamakloe, M. M., Opoku, V. S., Onwona, C. O., Narh, C. A., Quashie, N. B., Abuaku, B., Duplessis, C., Kronmann, K. C., & Koram, K. A. (2013). Increased pfmdr1 gene copy number and a decline in pfcrt and pfmdr1 resistance alleles in Ghanaian Plasmodium falciparum isolates after the change of antimalarial drug treatment policy. Malaria Journal, 12, 377.
  14. Enweronu-Laryea, C., Adjei, G., Mensah, B., Duah, N., & Quashie, N. (2013). Congenital malaria in high risk newborns referred to a tertiary hospital in Ghana. Malar J., 11, 12-17.
  15. Esona, M. D., Mijatovic-Rustempasic, S., Foytich, K., Roy, S., Banyai, K., Armah, G., Steele, A., Volotão, E., Gomez, M., Silva, M., Gautam, R., Quaye, O., Tam, K., Forbi, J., Seheri, M., Page, N., Nyangao, J., Ndze, V., Aminu, M., Bowen, M., & Gentsch, J. (2013). Human G9P[8] rotavirus strains circulating in Cameroon, 1999-2000: genetic relationships with other G9 strains and detection of a new G9 subtype. Infection, Genetics and Evolution, 18, 315-324.
  16. Gautam, R., Lyde, F., Esona, M. D., Quaye O., & Bowen, M. D. (2013). Comparison of PremierTM Rotaclone®, ProSpecT™, and RIDASCREEN® Rotavirus Enzyme Immunoassay Kits for Detection of Rotavirus Antigen in Stool Specimens. Journal of Clinical Virology, 58(1), 292-294.
  17. Kronmann, K. C., Nimo-Paintsil, S., Guirguis, F., Kronmann, L. C., Bonney, K., Obiri-Danso, K., Ampofo, W., & Fichet-Calvet, E. (2013). Two Novel Arenaviruses Detected in Pygmy Mice, Ghana. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 19(11), 1832-5. doi: 10.3201/eid1911.121491.
  18. Mijatovic-Rustempasic, S., Tam, K. I., Kerin, T. K., Lewis, J. M., Gautam, R., Quaye, O., Gentsch, J. R., & Bowen, M. D. (2013). Sensitive and Specific Quantitative Detection of Rotavirus A by One-Step Real-Time Reverse Transcription PCR Assay without Antecedent dsRNA Denaturation. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 51(9), 3047-3054.
  19. Quashie, N. B., Duah, N. O., Abuaku, B., Quaye, L., Ayanful-Torgby, R., Akwoviah, G. A., Kweku, M., Johnson, J. D., Lucchi, N. W., Udhayakumar, V., Duplessis, C., Kronmann, K. C., & Koram, K. A. (2013). A SYBR Green 1-based in vitro test of susceptibility of Ghanaian Plasmodium falciparum clinical isolates to a panel of anti-malarial drugs. Malaria journal, 12(1), 450.
  20. Quaye, O., McDonald, S., Esona, M., Lyde, F., Gentsch, J., & Bowen, M. (2013); Detection of rotavirus G9P[4] strains in three Latin America Countries; Surveillance during the 2009-2010 rotavirus season. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 19(8), 1332-1333.
  21. Schubert, O. T., Mouritsen, J., Ludwig, C., Rost, H. L., Rosenberger, G., Arthur, P. K., Claassen, M., Campbell, D. S., Sun, Z., Farrah, T., Gengenbacher, M., Kaufmann, S. H. E., Moritz, R. L., & Aebersold, R.  (2013). The Mtb Proteome Library: A Resource of Assays to Quantify the Complete Proteome of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Cell Host Microbe, 13(5), 602-12.
  22. Tetteh-Quarcoo, P. B., Attah, S. K., S-Donkor, E., Nyako, M., Minamor, A. A., Afutu, E., Hervie, E. T., & Ayeh-Kumi, P. F. (2013). Urinary Schistosomiasis in Children—Still a Concern in Part of the Ghanaian Capital City. Open Journal of Medical Microbiology, 3. Retrieved from http://www.scirp.org/journal/ojmm.
  23. Woodrow, C. J., Dahlström, S., Cooksey, R., Flegg, J. A., Le Nagard, H., Mentré, F., Murillo, C., Ménard, D., Nosten, F., Sriprawat, K., Musset, L., Quashie, N. B., Lim, P., Fairhurst, R. M., Nsobya, S. L., Sinou, V., Noedl, H., Pradines, B., Johnson, J. D., Guerin, P. J., Sibley, C. H., & Le Bras, J. (2013). High-throughput analysis of antimalarialal susceptibility data by the WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network (WWARN) in vitro analysis and reporting tool. Antimicrob Agents Chemother, 57(7), 3121-30.