Ghansah, Anita

Grade: 
PhD
Position: 
Research Fellow
Institution: 
Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana
Legon, Ghana
Research interest: 

Research interest in line with PDNA/DELGEME program:

I am involved in translational research into malaria with the ultimate goal of applying genomic research output to inform malaria control and elimination.  My research revolves around understanding the role of parasite genetic variations and drug resistance in malaria.

Research conducted: 

Research activities conducted in your Institute in line with PDNA/DELGEME program:

In close collaboration with the National Malaria Control Programme, NMIMR conducts studies on the efficacy of anti-malarial drug used in Ghana to track the immergence and spread of resistant parasites and to inform drug policy in Ghana.