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Core encoding sequences of Hepatitis C virus in Ghanaian blood donors are predominantly mosaics of different genotype 2 strains and cannot distinguish subtypes.

BMC Infect Dis 2019 Jun 17;19(1):533. Epub 2019 Jun 17.

Department of Clinical Pathology, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-019-4155-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6580569PMC
June 2019

Current and Novel Approaches in Influenza Management.

Vaccines (Basel) 2019 Jun 18;7(2). Epub 2019 Jun 18.

The Pirbright Institute, Ash Road, Pirbright, Woking, Surrey GU24 0NF, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/vaccines7020053DOI Listing
June 2019

Molecular detection of enterovirus D68 among children with acute respiratory tract infection in Ghana.

Afr J Lab Med 2019 26;8(1):732. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

Virology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/ajlm.v8i1.732DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6620485PMC
June 2019

Molecular strain typing of the yaws pathogen, Treponema pallidum subspecies pertenue.

PLoS One 2018 12;13(9):e0203632. Epub 2018 Sep 12.

Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0203632PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6135492PMC
February 2019

Emergence of HIV-1 drug resistance mutations in mothers on treatment with a history of prophylaxis in Ghana.

Virol J 2018 09 17;15(1):143. Epub 2018 Sep 17.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12985-018-1051-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6142311PMC
September 2018

Information gaps in surveillance data and effects on the Ghanaian response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Ghana Med J 2017 Sep;51(3):115-119

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

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5870230PMC
September 2017

Occurrence of transmitted HIV-1 drug resistance among Drug-naïve pregnant women in selected HIV-care centres in Ghana.

Ghana Med J 2017 Mar;51(1):20-23

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

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5611950PMC
March 2017

Challenges Associated with Management of Buruli Ulcer/Human Immunodeficiency Virus Coinfection in a Treatment Center in Ghana: A Case Series Study.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015 Aug 8;93(2):216-23. Epub 2015 Jun 8.

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana; Ga West Municipal Hospital, Ghana Health Service, Amasaman, Ghana; Department of Medical Parasitology and Infection Biology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland; University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland; Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery Unit, Korle-BU Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.14-0571DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4530737PMC
August 2015

Minimal coital dilution in Accra, Ghana.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2015 May;69(1):85-91

*Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; †Regional Institute for Population Studies, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana; ‡Department of Virology, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana; §Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and ‖Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000543DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4424052PMC
May 2015

Seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccine: demand, supply and vaccine availability.

Vaccine 2014 Dec 5;32(52):7037-9. Epub 2014 Nov 5.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.10.062DOI Listing
December 2014

Predictors of fetal anemia and cord blood malaria parasitemia among newborns of HIV-positive mothers.

BMC Res Notes 2013 Sep 3;6:350. Epub 2013 Sep 3.

Department of Population, Family, & Reproductive Health, School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Box LG 13, Legon, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-0500-6-350DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3844504PMC
September 2013

Afriflu2--second international workshop on influenza vaccination in the African continent--8 November 2012, Cape Town (South Africa).

Vaccine 2013 Aug 18;31(35):3461-6. Epub 2013 Apr 18.

National Institute for Communicable Diseases/National Health Laboratory Service, Department of Virology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.04.021DOI Listing
August 2013

Tackling influenza in Ghana. Interview by Ben Jones.

Authors:
William Ampofo

Bull World Health Organ 2012 Apr;90(4):254-5

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.12.040412DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3324878PMC
April 2012

What predicts non-retention in microbicide trials?

Contemp Clin Trials 2011 Jul 5;32(4):512-6. Epub 2011 Mar 5.

FHI, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cct.2011.03.008DOI Listing
July 2011

Generation of HIV-1 primary isolates representative of plasma variants using the U87.CD4 cell line.

J Virol Methods 2010 Nov 10;169(2):341-50. Epub 2010 Aug 10.

Laboratory of Experimental Virology, Department of Medical Microbiology, Center of Infection and Immunity Amsterdam (CINIMA), Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jviromet.2010.08.001DOI Listing
November 2010

Current Status of HIV/AIDS Treatment, Care and Support Services in Ghana.

Authors:
William K Ampofo

Ghana Med J 2009 Dec;43(4):142-3

Department of Virology, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana E-mail:

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2956368PMC
December 2009

Correlates of HIV, HBV, HCV and syphilis infections among prison inmates and officers in Ghana: A national multicenter study.

BMC Infect Dis 2008 Mar 7;8:33. Epub 2008 Mar 7.

Department of Pathology, University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-8-33DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2311310PMC
March 2008

Correlates of hepatitis C virus infection among incarcerated Ghanaians: a national multicentre study.

J Med Microbiol 2007 Mar;56(Pt 3):391-7

Department of Pathology, University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Korle-Bu, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jmm.0.46859-0DOI Listing
March 2007

Prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B virus, hepatitis C virus and syphilis among prison inmates and officers at Nsawam and Accra, Ghana.

J Med Microbiol 2006 May;55(Pt 5):593-7

Department of Pathology, University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, Korle-Bu, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jmm.0.46414-0DOI Listing
May 2006