N O Duah

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Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of congenital malaria in high-risk Ghanaian newborns: a cross-sectional study
    Christabel C Enweronu-Laryea
    Department of Child Health, University of Ghana Medical School, PO Box 4236, Accra, Ghana
    Malar J 12:17. 2013
  2. pmc Therapeutic efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine combination in the treatment of uncomplicated malaria among children under five years of age in three ecological zones in Ghana
    Benjamin Abuaku
    Epidemiology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, P, O, Box LG581, Legon, Ghana
    Malar J 11:388. 2012
  3. pmc Surveillance of molecular markers of Plasmodium falciparum resistance to sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine 5 years after the change of malaria treatment policy in Ghana
    Nancy O Duah
    Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Legon, Accra, Ghana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:996-1003. 2012
  4. pmc Acquisition of antibody isotypes against Plasmodium falciparum blood stage antigens in a birth cohort
    N O Duah
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Parasite Immunol 32:125-34. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The in-vitro susceptibilities of Ghanaian Plasmodium falciparum to antimalarial drugs
    N B Quashie
    Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, PO Box LG 581, Legon, Accra, Ghana
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 101:391-8. 2007

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Publications5

  1. pmc Prevalence of congenital malaria in high-risk Ghanaian newborns: a cross-sectional study
    Christabel C Enweronu-Laryea
    Department of Child Health, University of Ghana Medical School, PO Box 4236, Accra, Ghana
    Malar J 12:17. 2013
    ..Data on prevalence of congenital malaria in high-risk newborns will inform appropriate drug use and timely referral of sick newborns...
  2. pmc Therapeutic efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine combination in the treatment of uncomplicated malaria among children under five years of age in three ecological zones in Ghana
    Benjamin Abuaku
    Epidemiology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, P, O, Box LG581, Legon, Ghana
    Malar J 11:388. 2012
    ..In this regard, the therapeutic efficacy of AL was monitored from September 2010 to April 2011 in four sentinel sites representing the three main ecological zones of the country...
  3. pmc Surveillance of molecular markers of Plasmodium falciparum resistance to sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine 5 years after the change of malaria treatment policy in Ghana
    Nancy O Duah
    Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Legon, Accra, Ghana
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:996-1003. 2012
    ..001, respectively). For dhps double mutant G437 + E540 the prevalence was low (1.12%) caused by the very low prevalence of E540. Our findings show the wide use of SP in Ghana and therefore its use for IPTp needs to be closely monitored...
  4. pmc Acquisition of antibody isotypes against Plasmodium falciparum blood stage antigens in a birth cohort
    N O Duah
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Parasite Immunol 32:125-34. 2010
    ..This confirms that IgG subclass responses to MSP2 are strongly dependent on age or previous malaria experience, polarized towards IgG1 early in life and to IgG3 in older exposed individuals...
  5. ncbi request reprint The in-vitro susceptibilities of Ghanaian Plasmodium falciparum to antimalarial drugs
    N B Quashie
    Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, PO Box LG 581, Legon, Accra, Ghana
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 101:391-8. 2007
    ..Partly in consequence of these observations, the recommended first-line treatment for malaria in Ghana was changed to an amodiaquine-artesunate combination in January 2005...