2015 Publications

  1. Asante-Poku, A., Otchere, I.D., Danso, E., Mensah, D.D., Bonsu, F., Gagneux, S., & Yeboah-Manu, D. (2015). Evaluation of GenoTypeW MTBDRplus for the rapid detection of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Ghana. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 19(8):954-959
  2. Tsouh, P. V. F., Addo, P., Yeboah-Manu, D., & Boyom, F. F. (2015). Methods used in preclinical assessment of anti-Buruli ulcer agents: A global perspective. Journal of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods. 73:27-33
  3. Nguta, J. M., Appiah-Opong, R., Nyarko, A. K., Yeboah-Manu, D., Addo, P. G. A. (2015). Medicinal plants used to treat TB in Ghana. International Journal of Mycobacteriology. 4(2):116-123
  4. Badu, K., Gyan, B., Appawu, M., Mensah, D., Dodoo, D., Yan, G., Drakeley, C.,  Zhou, G.,  Owusu-Dabo, E., & Koram, K. A. (2015).  Serological evidence of vector and parasite exposure in Southern Ghana: The dynamics of malaria transmission intensity. Parasites and Vectors. 8(1), 861
  5. Narh, C. A., Mosi, L., Quaye, C., Dassi, C., Konan, D. O.,  Tay, S. C. K.,  de Souza, D. K., Boakye, D. A., & Bonfoh, B. (2015). Source Tracking Mycobacterium ulcerans Infections in the Ashanti Region, Ghana. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 9(1):18
  6. Duffy, C. W., Assefa, S. A., MacInnis, B., Abugri, J., Amoako, N., Owusu-Agyei, S., Anyorigiya, T., Kwiatkowski, D. P., Conway, D. J. & Awandare, G. A. (2015). Comparison of genomic signatures of selection on Plasmodium falciparum between different regions of a country with high malaria endemicity. BMC Genomics. 16:527.
  7. Adjimani, J. P. & Asare, P. (2015). Antioxidant and free radical scavenging activity of iron chelators. Toxicology reports. 721-728.
  8. Anum, D., Kusi, K. A., Ganeshan, H., Hollingdale, M. R., Ofori, M. F., Koram, K. A., Gyan, B. A., Adu-Amankwah, S., Badji, E., Huang, J., Belmonte, M., Banania, G., Kwofie, T. B., Villasante, E., Dodoo, D., & Sedegah, M. (2015). Measuring naturally acquired ex vivo IFN-γ responses to Plasmodium falciparum Cell-traversal protein for ookinetes and sporozoites (CelTOS) in Ghanaian adults. Malaria Journal, 14(20).
  9. Bowyer, P. W., Stewart, L. B., Aspeling-Jones, H., Mensah-Brown, H. E., Ahouidi, A. D., Amambua-Ngwa, A., Awandare, G. A., & Conway, D. J. (2015). Variation in Plasmodium falciparum Erythrocyte Invasion Phenotypes and Merozoite Ligand Gene Expression across Different Populations in Areas of Malaria Endemicity. Infect Immun. 83(6):2575-82.
  10. Hori, T., Barnor, J., Nguyen Huu, T., Morinaga, O., Hamano, A., Ndzinu, J., Frimpong, A., Minta-Asare, K., Amoa-Bosompem, M., Brandful, J., Odoom, J., Bonney, J., Tuffour, I., Owusu, B. A., Ofosuhene, M., Atchoglo, P., Sakyiamah, M., Adegle, R., Appiah-Opong, R., Ampofo, W., Koram, K., Nyarko, A., Okine L., Edoh, D., Appiah, A., Uto, T., Yoshinaka, Y., Uota, S., Shoyama, Y., & Yamaoka, S. (2015). Procyanidin trimer C1 derived from Theobroma cacao reactivates latent human immunodeficiency virus type 1 provirus. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 459(2):288-93.
  11. Narh, C. A., Mosi, L., Quaye, C., Dassi, C., Konan, D. O., Tay, S. C., de Souza, D. K., Boakye, D. A., & Bonfoh B. (2015). Source tracking Mycobacterium ulcerans infections in the Ashanti region, Ghana. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 22;9(1):e0003437.
  12. Mensah-Brown, H. E.,Amoako, N., Abugri, J., Stewart, L. B., Agongo, G., Dickson, E. K., Ofori, M. F., Stoute, J. A., Conway, D. J., & Awandare, G. A. (2015). Analysis of erythrocyte invasion mechanisms of Plasmodium falciparum clinical isolates across three endemic areas within one country. J Infect Dis pii: jiv207.
  13. Stoler, J., Delimini, R. K., Bonney, K. J.H., Oduro, A. R., Owusu-Agyei, S., Fobil, J. N., & Awandare, G. A. (2015). Evidence of recent Dengue exposure among malaria parasite-positive children in three urban centers in Ghana. Am J Trop Med Hyg., 92(3),  497-500.
  14. Asante-Poku, A.,Yeboah-Manu,, Otchere, I. D., Aboagye, S. Y., Stucki, D., Hattendorf, J., Borrell, S., Feldmann, J., Danso, E., & Gagneux, S. (2015). Mycobacterium africanum is associated with patient ethnicity in Ghana. PLoSNegl Trop Dis 9(1):e3370.
  15. Ocloo, A., Appiah‐Opong, R, Chama, M. A., Appiah, A. A., &Murray, A. J. (2015). An In Situ Study on the Effects of Extracts of Taraxacum Officinale, Paulliniia Pinnata and Thonningia Sanguinea on Mitochondrial Function. Journal of Food Biochemistry 39(1):55-63
  16. Suzuki, M., Tung, N. H., Kwofie, K. D., Adegle, R., Amoa-Bosompem, M., Sakyiamah, M., Ayertey, F.Owusu, K. B. A.Tuffour, I.Atchoglo, P.Frempong, K. K.Anyan, W. K.Uto, T.Morinaga, O.Yamashita, T.Aboagye, F.Appiah, A. A.Appiah-Opong, R.Nyarko, A. K.Yamaoka, S.Yamaguchi, Y.Edoh, D.Koram, K.Ohta, N.Boakye, D. A.Ayi, I., Shoyama, Y. (2015). New anti-trypanosomal active tetracyclic iridoid isolated from morinda lucida benth. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 25(15), 3030-3033. doi:10.1016/j.bmcl.2015.05.003