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Immune Responses to the Sexual Stages of Parasites.

Front Immunol 2019 11;10:136. Epub 2019 Feb 11.

Department of Biomedical Sciences, School of Basic and Biomedical Sciences, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2019.00136DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6378314PMC
January 2020

Prevalence and associated risk factors of anaemia among women attending antenatal and post-natal clinics at a public health facility in Ghana.

BMC Nutr 2019 23;5:40. Epub 2019 Sep 23.

1Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Health and Allied Sciences, PMB 31, Ho, Volta Region Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40795-019-0303-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7050900PMC
September 2019

Malaria vaccine deployment in Africa: focus on Ghana.

Ghana Med J 2019 Jun;53(2):90-91

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/gmj.v53i2.2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6697768PMC
June 2019

Fewer out-of-sequence vaccinations and reduction of child mortality in Northern Ghana.

Vaccine 2017 04 22;35(18):2496-2503. Epub 2017 Mar 22.

Research and Development Division, Ghana Health Service, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.03.004DOI Listing
April 2017

Sero-Prevalence of Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Amongst Pregnant Women Attending an Antenatal Clinic, Volta Region, Ghana.

J Public Health Afr 2016 Dec 19;7(2):584. Epub 2017 Jan 19.

University of Health and Allied Science, School of Public Health , Hohoe, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/jphia.2016.584DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5345407PMC
December 2016

Sharing clinical trial data.

Lancet 2016 Jun;387(10035):2287

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30682-1DOI Listing
June 2016

Mind the gap: jumping from vaccine licensure to routine use.

Lancet 2016 May;387(10031):1887-9

Department of Paediatrics, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30394-4DOI Listing
May 2016

Linear trends and seasonality of births and perinatal outcomes in Upper East Region, Ghana from 2010 to 2014.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 2016 Mar 4;16:48. Epub 2016 Mar 4.

Chancellery, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho, Volta Region, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12884-016-0835-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4779262PMC
March 2016

Factors associated with DELAY in diagnosis among tuberculosis patients in Hohoe Municipality, Ghana.

BMC Public Health 2015 Jul 29;15:721. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-015-1922-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4517499PMC
July 2015

Sustaining rotavirus vaccination in Africa: measuring vaccine effectiveness.

Lancet Infect Dis 2014 Nov 7;14(11):1031-1032. Epub 2014 Oct 7.

University of Health and Allied Science, Ho, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(14)70961-2DOI Listing
November 2014

The 2030 sustainable development goal for health.

BMJ 2014 Aug 26;348:g5295. Epub 2014 Aug 26.

University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g5295DOI Listing
August 2014

Profile: the Dodowa HDSS.

Int J Epidemiol 2013 Dec;42(6):1686-96

Dodowa Health Research Centre (DHRC), Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dodowa, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana, Navrongo Health Research Centre (NHRC), Navrongo, Ghana and University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS), Ho, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyt197DOI Listing
December 2013

Multimorbidity of chronic diseases among adult patients presenting to an inner-city clinic in Ghana.

Global Health 2013 Nov 26;9:61. Epub 2013 Nov 26.

Volta Regional Hospital, Ghana Health Service, Ho, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1744-8603-9-61DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3892007PMC
November 2013

A review of Ghana's 2009-2013 integrated strategic response plan for pandemic influenza: illustrative study of the perceived adequacy of preparedness for the pandemic influenza of sub-Sahara Africa.

Emerg Med J 2013 May 26;30(5):388-92. Epub 2012 Jul 26.

Department of Biological, Environmental & Occupational Health Science, School of Public Health, University of Ghana, Accra.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/emermed-2012-201274DOI Listing
May 2013

Immunogenicity of the pentavalent rotavirus vaccine in African infants.

Vaccine 2012 Apr;30 Suppl 1:A86-93

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.10.006DOI Listing
April 2012

Stillbirths and early neonatal mortality in rural Northern Ghana.

Trop Med Int Health 2012 Mar 18;17(3):272-82. Epub 2011 Dec 18.

Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7596, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02931.xDOI Listing
March 2012

Earthquake Hoax in Ghana: Exploration of the Hypothesis.

J Public Health Afr 2012 Mar 26;3(1):e14. Epub 2012 Apr 26.

School of Public Health, University of Ghana Legon , Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/jphia.2012.e14DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5345443PMC
March 2012

The global spread of rotavirus G10 strains: Detection in Ghanaian children hospitalized with diarrhea.

J Infect Dis 2010 Sep;202 Suppl:S231-8

Department of Electron Microscopy and Histopathology, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/653572DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2954461PMC
September 2010

Sustainable development of a GCP-compliant clinical trials platform in Africa: the malaria clinical trials alliance perspective.

Malar J 2010 Apr 20;9:103. Epub 2010 Apr 20.

Malaria Clinical Trials Alliance, INDEPTH Network, 11 Mensah Wood Road, East Legon, PO Box KD 213, Kanda, Accra Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1475-2875-9-103DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2873521PMC
April 2010

The impact of immunization on the association between poverty and child survival: evidence from Kassena-Nankana District of northern Ghana.

Scand J Public Health 2010 Feb 2;38(1):95-103. Epub 2009 Nov 2.

The INDEPTH Network, PO Box KD 213, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1403494809352532DOI Listing
February 2010

How much could rotavirus vaccines reduce diarrhea-associated mortality in northern Ghana? A model to assess impact.

J Infect Dis 2009 Nov;200 Suppl 1:S85-91

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/605062DOI Listing
November 2009

Does vitamin A supplementation interact with routine vaccinations? An analysis of the Ghana Vitamin A Supplementation Trial.

Am J Clin Nutr 2009 Sep 29;90(3):629-39. Epub 2009 Jul 29.

Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3945/ajcn.2009.27477DOI Listing
September 2009

Artemether-lumefantrine: an oral antimalarial for uncomplicated malaria in children.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2009 Aug;7(6):669-81

Center for Tropical Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, PO Box 4236, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/eri.09.53DOI Listing
August 2009

Should data from demographic surveillance systems be made more widely available to researchers?

PLoS Med 2008 Feb;5(2):e57

Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0050057DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2253613PMC
February 2008

How many years of life could be saved if malaria were eliminated from a hyperendemic area of northern Ghana?

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2007 Dec;77(6 Suppl):145-52

INDEPTH Network Secretariat, 11 Mensah Wood Road, East Legon, Accra, Ghana.

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December 2007

Accelerating reproductive and child health programme impact with community-based services: the Navrongo experiment in Ghana.

Bull World Health Organ 2006 Dec;84(12):949-55

Policy Research Division, Population Council, One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York, NY 10017, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2627578PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/blt.06.030064DOI Listing
December 2006

Characterisation of norovirus strains in rural Ghanaian children with acute diarrhoea.

J Med Virol 2006 Nov;78(11):1480-5

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jmv.20722DOI Listing
November 2006

Editorial: north-south research collaborations: a move towards a true partnership?

Authors:
Fred Binka

Trop Med Int Health 2005 Mar;10(3):207-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2004.01373.xDOI Listing
March 2005

Antimalarial drug use among caregivers in Ghana.

Afr Health Sci 2004 Dec;4(3):171-7

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2688325PMC
December 2004

Monitoring future impact on malaria burden in sub-saharan Africa.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2004 Aug;71(2 Suppl):224-31

International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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August 2004

Adipose tissue n-6 fatty acids and acute myocardial infarction in a population consuming a diet high in polyunsaturated fatty acids.

Am J Clin Nutr 2003 Apr;77(4):796-802

Epidemiology Unit, Department of Social Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/77.4.796DOI Listing
April 2003

Gate-keeping and women's health seeking behaviour in Navrongo, northern Ghana.

Afr J Reprod Health 2003 Apr;7(1):17-26

African Population and Health Research Center, Population Council, P.O. Box 17643, Nairobi.

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April 2003

The impact of the Navrongo Project on contraceptive knowledge and use, reproductive preferences, and fertility.

Stud Fam Plann 2002 Jun;33(2):141-64

Navrongo Health Research Centre, Ministry of Health, Navrongo Upper East Region, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1728-4465.2002.00141.xDOI Listing
June 2002

Prospective study of a serogroup X Neisseria meningitidis outbreak in northern Ghana.

J Infect Dis 2002 Mar 14;185(5):618-26. Epub 2002 Feb 14.

Swiss Tropical Institute, Socinstrasse 57, 4002 Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/339010DOI Listing
March 2002