2017 Publications

  1. Chirawurah, D. J., Ansah, F., Nyarko, P. B., Duodu, S., Aniweh, Y., Awandare, G. A., (2017). Antimalarial activity of Malaria Box compounds against Plasmodium falciparum clinical isolates, International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance, Volume 7, Issue 3, December 2017,DOI:10.1016/j.ijpddr.2027.10.005, Pages 399-406
  2. King, S. A., Onayikefe, B., Akorli, J., Sibomana, I., Chabi, J., Gwira, T. M., Dadzie, S., Suzuki, T.,Wilson, M. D., Boakye, D. A., de Souza, D. K. (2017). The Role of Detoxification Enzymes in the Adaptation of the Major Malaria Vector Anopheles gambiae (Giles; Diptera: Culicidae) to Polluted Water, Journal of Medical Entomology, September 2017, DOI:10.1093/tjx164
  3. Kusi, K. A., Manu, E. A., Gwira, T. M., Kyei-Baafour, E., Dickson, E. K., Amponsah, J. A., Remarque, E. J., Faber, B. W., Kocken, C. H. M., Dodoo, D., Gyan, B. A., Awandare, G. A., Atuguba, F., Oduro, A. R., Koram, K. A. (2017). Variations in the quality of malaria-specific antibodies with transmission intensity in a seasonal malaria transmission area of Northern Ghana. PLoS One. 12(9):e0185303. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0185303.
  4. Krampa, F. D., Aniweh, Y., Awandare, G. A., Kanyong, P. (2017). Recent Progress in the Development of Diagnostic Tests for Malaria, Diagnostics 2017, 7(3), 54; doi:10.3390/diagnostics7030054
  5. Kanyong, P., Krampa, F. D., Aniweh, Y., Awandare, G. A., (2017). Enzyme-based amperometric galactose biosensors: a review, Microchim Acta, DOI:10.1007/s00604-017-2465-z
  6. Anderson, D. E., Balapangu, S., Fleischer, H. N. A., Viade, R. A., Krampa, F. D., Kanyong, P., Awandare, G. A., Tiburu, E. K. (2017) Investigating the Influence of Temperature on the Kaolinite-Base Synthesis of Zeolite and Urease Immobilization for the Potential Fabrication of Electrochemical Urea Biosensors, Sensors 2017, 17(8), 1831; doi:10.3390/s17081831
  7. Cissé, M. , Awandare ,G. A. Somé, F. A., Hayette, M. P., Guiguemdé, R. T. (2017). High concordance of Pfdhfr and Pfdhps genotypes between matched peripheral and placental isolates of delivered women in Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, Annals of Parasitology 2017, 63(2), 111–116 doi: 10.17420/ap6302.93
  8. Krampa, F. D., Aniweh, Y., Awandare, G. A., Kanyong P., (2017). Disposable Amperometric Sensor Based on High-Performance PEDOT:PSS / Ionic Liquid Nanocomposite Thin Film-Modified Screen-Printed Electrode for the Analysis of Catechol in Natural Water Samples, MDPI 17(8), 1716; doi:10.3390/s17081716
  9. Bakari, S. M., Ofori, J. A., Kusi, K. A., Aning, G. K., Awandare , G. A., Carrington, M.& Gwira, M. T. (2017). Serum biochemical parameters and cytokine profiles associated with natural African trypanosome infections in cattle.  Parasites & Vectors, 10:312 DOI: 10.1186/s13071-017-2255-9
  10. Tiburu E. K., Mutocheluh, M., Arthur, P. K., Narkwa, P. W., Salifu, A. A., Agyei, M. A., Yeboah, R., Fleischer, H. N. A., Zhuang, J. & Awandare, G. (2017). Antifungal and anti-proliferative effects of Zeolites A and X on Yeast pathogenic and cancer cells in vitro. Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, 7: 1–12
  11. Ademolue, T. W., Aniweh, Y., Kusi, K. A. & Awandare, G. A. (2017). Patterns of inflammatory responses and parasite tolerance vary with malaria transmission intensity. Malaria Journal, 16:145
  12. Sam-Agudu N. A.,  Paintsil, E., Aliyu, M. H., Kwara, A., Ogunsola, F., Afrane, Y. A., Onoka, C., Awandare, G. A., Amponsah, G., Cornelius, L. J., Mendy, G., Sturke, R., Ghansah, A., Siberry, G. K., Ezeanolue E. E. (2016). Building Sustainable Local Capacity for Global Health Research in West Africa. Annals of Global Health, 82 (6).  DOI:10.1016/j.aogh.2016.10.011
  13. Azumah, B. K., Addo , P. G., Dodoo , A., Awandare, G., Mosi, L., Boakye, D. A. (2017). Experimental demonstration of the possible role of Acanthamoeba polyphaga in the infection and disease progression in Buruli Ulcer (BU) using ICR mice. PLos ONE 12(3): e0172843. DOI https://doi.org/10.13.71/journal.pone.0172843
  14. Mensah‑Brown, H. E., Abugri, J., Asante, K. P., Dwomoh, D., Dosoo, D., Atuguba, F., Conway, D. J., & Awandare, G. A. (2017). Assessing the impact of differences in malaria transmission intensity on clinical and haematological indices in children with malaria. Malaria Journal, 16:96, DOI 10.1186/s12936-017-1745-8, 1 March 2017​
  15. Dassi, C., Mosi, L.,  Narh, C. A.,  Quaye, C., Konan, D. O., Djaman, J. A. & Bonfoh, B. (2017). Distribution and Risk of Mycolactone-Producing Mycobacteria Transmission within Buruli Ulcer Endemic Communities in Côte d’Ivoire. Trop. Med. Infect. Dis. 2017, 2(1), 3; doi:10.3390/tropicalmed2010003, 26 February 2017
  16. Ademolue, T., Amodu, O., & Awandare, G. A. (2017). Sickle cell trait is associated with controlled levels of heme and mild pro-inflammatory response during acute malaria infection. Clinical & Experimental Immunology, DOI: 10.1111/cei.12936
  17. Asare, K.K.Boampong, J.N.Duah, N.O. , Afoakwah, R. Sehgal, R. & Quashie, N.B. (2017). Synergism between Pfcrt and Pfmdr1 genes could account for the slow recovery of chloroquine sensitive Plasmodium falciparum strains in Ghana after chloroquine withdrawal. Journal of Infection and Public Health; Volume 10, Issue 1, 1 January 2017, Pages 110-119
  18. Cisse, M., Awandare, G., Soulama, A., Tinto, H., Hayette, M. P., & Guiguemdé R. T. (2017). Recent uptake of intermittent preventive treatment during pregnancy with sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine is associated with increased prevalence of Pfdhfr mutations in Bobo‑Dioulasso, Burkina Faso. Malaria Journal; DOI 10.1186/s12936-017-1695-1
  19. Clarke, G.M.Rockett, K., Kivinen, K.Hubbart, C.Jeffreys, A.E.Rowlands, K.Jallow, M.Conway, D.J.Bojang, K.A.Pinder, M.Usen, S.SisayJoof, F.Sirugo, G.Toure, O.A.,Thera, M.Konate, S.Sissoko, S.Niangaly, A.Poudiougou, B.Mangano, V.D., Bougouma, E.C., Sirima, S.B.Modiano, D.Amenga-Etego, L.N., Ghansah, A.Koram, K.A.Wilson, M.D., Enimil, A., Evans, J.Amodu, O.K.Olaniyan, S.Apinjoh, T.Mugri, R.Ndi, A.Ndila, C.M.Uyoga, S.Macharia, A.Peshu, N.Williams, T.N.Manjurano, A.,Sepúlveda, N.Clark, T.G.Riley, E.Drakeley, C.Reyburn, H.Nyirongo, V.Kachala, D.Molyneux, M.Dunstan, S.J.Phu, N.H.Quyen, N.N.Thai, C.Q.Hien, T.T.Manning, L.Laman, M.Siba, P.Karunajeewa, H.Allen, S.Al, A.Davis, T.M., Michon ,P., Mueller, I.Molloy, S.F.Campino, S.Kerasidou, A.Cornelius, V.J.Hart, L.Shah, S.S.Band, G.Spencer, C.C.A.Agbenyega. T.Achidi, E., Doumbo, O.K., Farrar, J.Marsh, K.Taylor, T., & Kwiatkowski, D. P. (2017). Characterisation of the opposing effects of G6PD deficiency on cerebral malaria and severe malarial anaemia. eLife; Volume 6, 9 January 2017, Article number e15085
  20. Tano, M.B., Dassi, C., Mosi, L., Koussémon, M., & Bonfoh, B. (2017). Molecular Characterization of Mycolactone Producing Mycobacteria from Aquatic Environments in Buruli Ulcer Non-Endemic Areas in Côte d’Ivoire. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, 14(2), 178